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Wyoming Constitution Pretest

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1.  What are the general duties, term of office and method of selection of the State Engineer?
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2.  What is the constitutional provision regarding freight and passenger rate3s on railroads?
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3.  In what regard to political equality, Wyoming was a pioneer in what respect?
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4.  Give the qualifications for Governor?
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5.  What is the special provision regarding the veto of appropriation bills?
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6.  What constitutes the judicial branch?
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7.  Who has the power to pass on the naturalization of foreigners in Wyoming?
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8.  What happens to the income from the permanent land income fund?
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9.  Who are the presiding officers of each house?
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10.  Of whom does the State Militia constist?
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11.  A case in which a district court would have appellate jurisdiction is any case applealed from inferior courts as provided by law.
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12.  The Governors Message is at the beginning of each session of the Exective branch, the Governor brings  a message advising the legislators as to the conditions of affairs in the state and recommending legislation.
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13.  What are the duties of the Board of Land Comissioners?
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14.  To whom do the unoccupied and unappropriated lands withing Wyoming belong?
15.  How is the Constitution of Wyoming amended?
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16.  ______________ is the commander-in-chief of the militia.
17.  According to the preamble, what was the fundamental purpose of the convention which framed the constitution of Wyoming?
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18.  When are members of the legislature elected? When do they take office?
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19.  What is the number and term of office of justices of the Supreme Court?
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20.  What is the permanent school fund and from what source is it derived from?
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21.  What are the principal powers of the Governor?
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22.  What is the term of office of the district judges?
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23.  Limitations that are placed on members of Legislature as to salary and the holding of other offices are they may not hold any office except that of notary public or office in the militia and their salary cannot be increased during their term of office.
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24.  Who takes the place of the Governor in case the Governor is unable to act?
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25.  What is the requirement regarding registering to vote?
26.  What is the constitutional limitation on terms of office of the five state elected officials?
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27.  The constitutional provision regarding monopolies are forbidden.
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28.  What disposition is to be made of gines collected in the state?
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29.  What is the provision regarding the amendment of laws?
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30.  The qualifications of a voter is must be 21 years of age, a citizen of the United States, and must have complied with the registration laws.
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31.  Only state officers must take an oath to perform the duties of the office to the best of their ability and to support the Constitution of the State and of the United States.
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32.  In Whom is exective power vested?
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33.  Corporations declared by the constitution to be common carriers include all corporations that are engaged in transportation of persons, property, mineral oils and mineral products, news or intelligence, invcluding railroad, telegraph, express, pipe line and telephone companies are declared to be common carriers.
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34.  What are two constitutional provisions regulating the procedure for passing bills?
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35.  What is the State Board of Control?
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36.  In whaty manner is the permanent location of Wyoming state institutions determined?
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37.  What three persons are esx-officers members of the University Board of Trustees?
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38.  Mark the qualifications for a state senator.
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39.  Who has charge of the general administration of the University of Wyoming?
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40.  Mark the qualifications for a state representative.
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41.  A quorum is the number necessary to transact business. A majority of each house constitutes a quorum.
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42.  When are general elections held?
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43.  The three departments of the state government and the duty of each are ____________ to ___________, ____________ to___________, and _____________ to ___________.
44.  Special, local, or private bills may be passed by the Legislature.
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45.  What is the term of office of the members of each house?
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46.  Where must revenue bills originate?
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47.  What is the limitation on the length of sessions of the Legislature?
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48.  Who has general power to fix salaries within the state?
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49.  The term of office of each of the elective officers is four years.
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50.  What are the constitutional provisions regarding religion?
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51.  When do elective county and state officers take over their offices?
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52.  The Legislature meets at the ____________.
53.  What is the constitutional provision regareding bail?
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54.  Who has the power to grant franchises to public service corporations to operate within the towns and cities?
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55.  What is meant by treason against the state?
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56.  What is the constirtutional provision regarding religious instruction in the schools?
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57.  How does a bill pass the legislature?
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58.  What is done when a judge of the Supreme Court is interested personally in a case?
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59.  The legislature of the State of Wyoming is composed of a senate and house of representatives.
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60.  What office has general supervision of the schools of the state?
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61.  What is a franchise?
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62.  What is the jury system?
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63.  How may voters who are absent from home or unable to get to their voting places cast their votes?
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64.  The permanent school fund is to be invested in school district, county, state and United States bonds, and farm loans. the income from the permanent fund is distributed to the school districts.
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65.  Can private property be taken for public use without the owners consent?
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66.  When does the legislature meet?
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67.  What is the veto provision in the Wyoming Constitution?
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68.  An agreement to vote for a certain bill in exchange for a vote for another bill is to be considered as bribery and is punishable as such is know as ______.
69.  For whom must free public school be provided?
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70.  What officers are subject to impreachment?
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71.  Name and locate the principal state institutions which are set up in the Constitution.
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72.  What are the elective executive offices other than that of Governor?
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