The U.S. Constitution: Practice Test For A 7th Grader

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7th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

Did you know that constitution of the United States of America is originally comprising seven articles with 27 amendments since it came into force in 1789? The last time it was amended was in 1992. Well, here is a quiz to test the knowledge of 7th graders regarding the American constitution, so they can have a practice session to brush up on what they have learned so far.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Each state has how many Senators?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      6

  • 2. 
    The length of term of office for Senators.
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      6

  • 3. 
    A Senator must be a citizen of the U.S. for how long?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      9

  • 4. 
    The President of the Senate is?
    • A. 

      Speaker of the House

    • B. 

      Vice-President

    • C. 

      President

  • 5. 
    Who has the power to coin money?
    • A. 

      Senate

    • B. 

      President

    • C. 

      Congress

    • D. 

      House of Representatives

  • 6. 
    Who has the power to delare war?
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Congress

    • C. 

      Senate

    • D. 

      Chief Justice

  • 7. 
    Congress can NOT tax?
    • A. 

      Citizens

    • B. 

      Polls

    • C. 

      Property

    • D. 

      Money

  • 8. 
    Decisions the states are forbidden to make?
    • A. 

      Tax increase

    • B. 

      Going to war

    • C. 

      Coin money

    • D. 

      Election

  • 9. 
    Who presides over impeachment trials?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      House of Representatives

    • C. 

      Senate with chief Justice on the bench

    • D. 

      President

  • 10. 
    How is the number of electors for each state decided?
    • A. 

      Voting

    • B. 

      Number of representatives + Senators = Number of Electors

    • C. 

      President decides

    • D. 

      House of Representatives decides

  • 11. 
    Inauguration Day is:
    • A. 

      Depends on the year

    • B. 

      January 20th

    • C. 

      January 19th

    • D. 

      New president picks

  • 12. 
    The former President's term of office offically ends:
    • A. 

      Day before inauguration

    • B. 

      After inauguration

    • C. 

      Noon on inauguration day

    • D. 

      End of inauguration day

  • 13. 
    The term of a President is how long?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      4 years

    • C. 

      6 years

    • D. 

      8 years

  • 14. 
    A President can serve how many terms?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      5

  • 15. 
    A President can serve how many years?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      8

  • 16. 
    The minimum age for a President?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      45

  • 17. 
    How long must a President live in the US for?
    • A. 

      5 years

    • B. 

      10 years

    • C. 

      14 years

    • D. 

      2 years

  • 18. 
    A requirement for the President is:
    • A. 

      Must be born in Washington DC

    • B. 

      Must be a natural born US citizen

    • C. 

      Parents must be US citizens

    • D. 

      Must be married

  • 19. 
    If a current President can no longer due their job, who becomes the President?
    • A. 

      Speaker of the House

    • B. 

      Chief Justice

    • C. 

      Vice-President

    • D. 

      1st Lady

  • 20. 
    The President can make a treaty with only the agreement of who?
    • A. 

      1/2 of Congress

    • B. 

      Vice-President

    • C. 

      Majority of Senate

    • D. 

      Supreme Court

  • 21. 
    Who nominates Judges of the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Vice-President

    • B. 

      People vote

    • C. 

      President

    • D. 

      Jury

  • 22. 
    How many justices are there on the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      6

  • 23. 
    How many judges on the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      14

  • 24. 
    How long do judges serve on the bench?
    • A. 

      8 years

    • B. 

      2 terms

    • C. 

      Life

    • D. 

      Until they quit

  • 25. 
    Who settles questions about the interpretation of the Constitution?
    • A. 

      President

    • B. 

      Vice-President

    • C. 

      Judge

    • D. 

      Supreme Court