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Title: How are government works


1
Constitution Exam Review
  • How are government works

2
Who is the president of the United States?
3
  • Barack Obama

4
Who is the Vice President of the United States?
5
  • Joe Bidden

6
Who is the governor of the state of Illinois?
  • 54

7
  • Pat Quinn

8
Who is the Mayor of Chicago and the chief
executive of the city?
9
  • Rahm Emanuel

10
Who is the Senior Senator of the state of
Illinois?
  • 51

11
  • Richard (Dick) Durbin

12
Who is the junior senator from Illinois?
  • 51

13
  • Mark Kirk

14
Who is our state representative?
  • 52

15
  • Robin Kelly

16
Who advises the president?
  • 55

17
  • Cabinet Member

18
Which branch of government makes the laws?
  • 8

19
  • Legislative Branch

20
Which branch enforces the laws?
  • 9

21
  • Executive Branch

22
Which branch interprets the laws?
  • 10

23
  • Judicial Branch

24
Restraints that one branch of government has on
another are?
  • 2

25
  • Checks and Balances

26
These are the first 10 amendments
  • 3

27
  • The Bill of Rights

28
How many amendments are there in the Constitution?
  • 5

29
  • 27

30
This Article outlines the Judicial Branch
  • 10

31
  • Article 3

32
How many senators does each state have?
  • 6

33
  • 2

34
Representation in the house is based on?
  • 7

35
  • Population

36
This Article outlines the executive branch
  • 9

37
  • Article 2

38
This Article outlines the legislative branch
  • 8

39
  • Article 1

40
This Article outlines the way in which the
constitution can be amended
41
  • Article 5

42
Which amendment grants you the right to freedom
of speech and religion?
43
  • The 1st Amendment

44
This amendment gives you the right the bear arms
  • 9

45
  • The 2nd Amendment

46
This amendment protects us from unreasonable
search and seizure
  • 11

47
  • The 4th Amendment

48
This amendment gives rights to the accused person
  • 12

49
  • The 5th Amendment

50
What does the 6th amendment guarantee?
  • 18

51
  • The Right to a speedy and fair trial

52
This amendment outlawed slavery
53
  • The 13th Amendment

54
This amendment granted African American males the
right to vote
55
  • The 15th Amendment

56
This amendment created a national income tax
  • 28

57
  • The 16th Amendment

58
This amendment granted women the right to vote
  • 31

59
  • The 19th Amendment

60
How many times can a person run for the office of
president?
  • 42

61
  • 2 Terms

62
What is the leader of the House of
Representatives called?
  • 58

63
  • Speaker of the House

64
How old does one have to be in the United States
to vote?
  • 38

65
  • 18 years old

66
What are the restrictions for those that want to
be president?
  • 44

67
  • Born in the U.S.
  • 35 years or older
  • A U.S. resident for at least 14 years

68
This House of Congress has 435 members
  • 45

69
  • The House of Representatives

70
If the vice president dies or resigns how is
his/her replacement chosen?
  • 64

71
  • Appointed by the president

72
Who interprets the laws?
  • 10

73
  • Supreme Court

74
Who is the commander and chief or the military?
  • 50

75
  • President

76
By what fraction can Congress change or amend the
constitution?
  • 10

77
  • 2/3 vote by both houses of Congress

78
The president vetoes a bill how can it still pass
into law?
  • 74

79
  • 2/3 vote by both houses of Congress

80
How old do you have to be to run for the House of
representatives
  • 45

81
  • 25 years old

82
How old does one need to be in order to serve in
the Senate?
  • 46

83
  • 30 years old

84
How old does the president need to be?
  • 44

85
  • 35 years

86
How many judges are there on the Supreme Court?
  • 56

87
  • Nine Judges

88
This amendment is the only amendment to be
repealed
  • 33

89
  • 18th Amendment

90
How long is the presidents term in office?
  • 42

91
  • 4 year term

92
How long is the term for senators?
  • 40

93
  • 6 years

94
How long do federal judges serve for?
  • 47

95
  • For Life

96
Who grants pardons and reprieves?
  • 61

97
  • The President

98
Who is the U.S. secretary of State?
  • 79

99
  • John Kerry

100
Who is the newest member of the Supreme Court?
  • 82

101
  • Elena Kagan

102
Impeaches the president
  • 85

103
  • The House of Representatives

104
Acts as the court for impeachment
  • 86

105
  • The Senate

106
Who is the Illinois Secretary of State?
  • 78

107
  • Jessie White

108
This house has 100 members
  • 8

109
  • The Senate

110
What are concurrent powers?
  • 69

111
  • Shared powers between states and federal
    government

112
Which two presidents were impeached?
  • 75

113
  • Clinton and Johnson

114
Which president resigned before he could be
impeached?
  • 75

115
  • Richard Nixon

116
Who will be the new Speaker of the House as of
January 03, 2011?
  • 58

117
  • John Boehner

118
Who makes laws for the state of Illinois?
  • 66

119
  • The General Assembly

120
Who makes laws for the city of Chicago?
  • 68

121
  • The City Council

122
Who becomes president if the president dies or is
unable to carry out his/her duties?
  • 58

123
  • The Vice President

124
All presidential appointments must be approved by
who?
  • 8

125
  • The Senate

126
Who has the power to declare war?
  • 8

127
  • Congress

128
Who is the presiding officer of the Senate?
  • 59

129
  • The Vice President

130
The presidents cabinet fall under what branch of
government?
  • 9

131
  • The executive

132
How long do you need to be a citizen for in order
to run for the senate?
  • 46

133
  • 9 years

134
Where does the president need to be born and how
long does he/she have to be a resident for?
  • 44

135
  • The United States, resident for at least 14 years

136
How long do you need to be a U.S. citizen for in
order to run for the House of Representatives?
  • 45

137
  • 7 years

138
Who rules laws unconstitutional?
  • 10

139
  • The Supreme Court

140
Who has the power to veto laws?
  • 9

141
  • The President

142
All bills dealing with money (revenue) must
originate in this house
  • 8

143
  • The House of representatives

144
Who legally elects the president and vice
president?
  • 84

145
  • The electoral college

146
Who makes treaties with foreign nations?
  • 9

147
  • The president

148
Who approves treaties made with foreign nations?
  • 8

149
  • The Senate

150
This amendment put a limit on the number of times
one can run for the office of president?
  • 34

151
  • 22nd amendment

152
What are enumerated powers?
  • 70

153
  • Powers given to the federal government

154
What are reserved powers?
155
  • Powers granted to local/state government

156
How many electoral votes for the state of
Illinois have?
  • 83

157
  • 21

158
How chooses the cabinet members?
159
  • President chooses, Senate approves

160
  • In what year was the Constitution ratified?

161
  • 1789

162
  • Who is the newly elected Cook County Board
    president?

163
  • Toni Preckwinkle

164
  • What was the document that the Constitution
    replaced?

165
  • Articles of Confederation

166
  • The power of the courts to rule laws
    unconstitutional is?

167
  • Judicial Review

168
  • What are some of the power that the executive
    branch has?

169
  • carrying out and enforcing laws
  • Nominating people for federal office
  • negotiating treaties with other countries

170
  • Which court case established judicial review?

171
  • Marbury vs. Madison

172
  • Who was a famous American not at the
    Constitutional Convention?

173
  • Thomas Jefferson

174
  • What are powers granted to Congress?

175
  • Lay and collect taxes
  • Regulate commerce
  • To declare war

176
  • Who elects the members of the House?

177
  • The voters

178
  • Who wanted the Bill of Rights added to the
    Constitution?

179
  • The Anti Federalists
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