Illinois Constitution 2010-2011 Practice Test

68 Questions  I  By MoGo on May 12, 2011
Are you a memeber of Illinois and have to take the Constitution test for school?  Well here is your easy study guide.  Get all of these right and your gurenteed a great grade for class!

  

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1.  If a vacancy happens, the position must be filled within 30 days.
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2.  How long is the Chief Justice's term?
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3.  What are the Requirements to be Governor?
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4.  Three-fifths of the vote is needed to override a veto.
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5.  2/3rds vote is needed to convict.
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6.  What are the Governor's main duties
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7.  Illinois state fossil is the Tully Monster.
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8.  The Current Lieutenant Governor is _____________.
9.  How long after a veto does the General Assembly have to override it?
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10.  The Illinois Representative is __________.
11.  How many total students are in Illinois?
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12.  In order to vote in Illinois
  • Must be at least 18
  • Live in the state for at least 30 days before election
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13.  How many total teachers are in Illinois?
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14.  The President of the Illinois Senate is _________.
15.  The State Board of Elections sets educational policy in Illinois.
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16.  There are 7 justices on the Illinois Supreme Court.
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17.  The main duties of the Speaker of the House is
  • Sets session meeting schedules
  • Establishes the order of buisness
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18.  The Secretary of State provides direct services to Illinois citizens.  He/She issues vehicle license plates and titles, registers corporations, enforces the Illinois securities act, administers the Organ/Tissue doner program and licenses drivers and driver records.
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19.  Impeachments are tried in the Supreme Court.
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20.  To call for a constitutional convention, 3/5ths of a vote is needed.
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21.  In order to pass a bill, it must recieve a majority vote.
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22.  How long is the term for an Illinois Representative?
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23.  Chief Justice is ________.
24.  Illinois entered the Union on December 3, 1818.
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25.  The Representative's district number is 63.
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26.  What is the Senator's district number?
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27.  Who is the current Governor of Illinois?
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28.  Who runs Illinois elections?
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29.  Illinois legislative branch adjourns at the end of May.
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30.  How Long is the governor's term?
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31.  How many Representatives are in the Illinois legislative branch?
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32.  Which state number is Illinois?
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33.  What vote is needed to expel a member?
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34.  There are 868 school districts in Illinois.
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35.  2/3rds of the vote is needed to approve amendments.
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36.  What is the highest court in Illinois?
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37.  The Comptroller safe-keeps and invests money
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38.  Illinois state slogan is "Land of Lincoln"
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39.  The current Secretary of State is _____________.
40.  How many days must be read before passing?
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41.  The Governor has 60 days to approve a bill.
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42.  The requirements to be a memeber of the Illinois legislative branch
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • A United States Citizen
  • Resident in the District being represented
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43.  How are other vacancies filled within the executive branch?
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44.  How many Constitutions has Illinois had?
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45.  When does the General Assembly begin it's session?
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46.  How many Senators are in the Illinois Legislative Branch?
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47.  The Illinois Senator is __________.
48.  The Illinois Senator has a 4 year term
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49.  What kind of vote is needed to impeach?
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50.  We are currently in the 84th Session.
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51.  How long is the Senate President's term?
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52.  What was Illinois's second state capital?
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53.  Who starts impeachment legislation?
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54.  The Attorney General is the Lawyer for the State and the People.
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55.  The Current Attorney General is ___________.
56.  What is the Illinois State flower?
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57.  If a Constitutional Convention is not called for within 22 years, the Secretary of State calls for one at 20 years.
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58.  The Speaker of the House is ___________.
59.  How long after a bill is passed must it be presented to the Governor?
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60.  What is the Illinois Legislative Branch is known as?
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61.  What is Illinois's state bird?
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62.  The Treasurer safe-keeps and invests money.
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63.  The Illinois state tree is the White Oak.
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64.  What is the order of succession for Governor?
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65.  Ways to get on the ballot are
  • Primary Election
  • Party Convention
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66.  There are 3 Judicial districts.
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67.  Can you be disqualified from voting in Illinois?
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68.  The Senate President's main duties are
  • Appoint new Senate Members
  • Review and approve all vouchers
  • Certify that all bills passed by the senate are in accordence with Senate rules.
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