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1.  Who are the presiding officers of each house?
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2.  Who has general power to fix salaries within the state?
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3.  When do elective county and state officers take over their offices?
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4.  Who has charge of the general administration of the University of Wyoming?
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5.  When are members of the legislature elected? When do they take office?
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6.  The Legislature meets at the ____________.
7.  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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8.  In whaty manner is the permanent location of Wyoming state institutions determined?
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9.  What is the constitutional provision regareding bail?
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10.  How does a bill pass the legislature?
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11.  Can private property be taken for public use without the owners consent?
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12.  What is the number and term of office of justices of the Supreme Court?
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13.  What is the constitutional provision regarding freight and passenger rate3s on railroads?
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14.  What is the State Board of Control?
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15.  When does the legislature meet?
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16.  What is the constirtutional provision regarding religious instruction in the schools?
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17.  What office has general supervision of the schools of the state?
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18.  To whom do the unoccupied and unappropriated lands withing Wyoming belong?
19.  The term of office of each of the elective officers is four years.
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20.  Name and locate the principal state institutions which are set up in the Constitution.
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21.  What is the veto provision in the Wyoming Constitution?
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22.  What is the jury system?
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23.  What disposition is to be made of gines collected in the state?
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24.  Who has the power to grant franchises to public service corporations to operate within the towns and cities?
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25.  According to the preamble, what was the fundamental purpose of the convention which framed the constitution of Wyoming?
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26.  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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27.  What three persons are esx-officers members of the University Board of Trustees?
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28.  Who takes the place of the Governor in case the Governor is unable to act?
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29.  Give the qualifications for Governor?
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30.  What is the term of office of the members of each house?
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31.  What is a franchise?
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32.  What are the principal powers of the Governor?
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33.  The constitutional provision regarding monopolies are forbidden.
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34.  Where must revenue bills originate?
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35.  What is the provision regarding the amendment of laws?
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36.  What are two constitutional provisions regulating the procedure for passing bills?
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37.  In Whom is exective power vested?
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38.  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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39.  Mark the qualifications for a state representative.
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40.  What is the permanent school fund and from what source is it derived from?
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41.  Special, local, or private bills may be passed by the Legislature.
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42.  What is the term of office of the district judges?
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43.  A quorum is the number necessary to transact business. A majority of each house constitutes a quorum.
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44.  What constitutes the judicial branch?
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45.  Who has the power to pass on the naturalization of foreigners in Wyoming?
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46.  What is the constitutional limitation on terms of office of the five state elected officials?
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47.  The legislature of the State of Wyoming is composed of a senate and house of representatives.
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48.  What is the limitation on the length of sessions of the Legislature?
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49.  What are the elective executive offices other than that of Governor?
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50.  For whom must free public school be provided?
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51.  What officers are subject to impreachment?
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52.  What happens to the income from the permanent land income fund?
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53.  Mark the qualifications for a state senator.
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54.  Of whom does the State Militia constist?
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55.  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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56.  When are general elections held?
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57.  ______________ is the commander-in-chief of the militia.
58.  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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59.  What is meant by treason against the state?
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60.  The three departments of the state government and the duty of each are ____________ to ___________, ____________ to___________, and _____________ to ___________.
61.  How may voters who are absent from home or unable to get to their voting places cast their votes?
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62.  What are the general duties, term of office and method of selection of the State Engineer?
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63.  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 ______.
64.  What are the duties of the Board of Land Comissioners?
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65.  In what regard to political equality, Wyoming was a pioneer in what respect?
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66.  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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67.  How is the Constitution of Wyoming amended?
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68.  What are the constitutional provisions regarding religion?
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69.  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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70.  What is the special provision regarding the veto of appropriation bills?
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71.  What is done when a judge of the Supreme Court is interested personally in a case?
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72.  What is the requirement regarding registering to vote?
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