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United States Constitution Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    In what year was the constitution signed.
    • A. 

      1786

    • B. 

      1787

    • C. 

      1776

    • D. 

      1782

  • 2. 
    In what city was the constitution written.
    • A. 

      New York City

    • B. 

      Washington D.C.

    • C. 

      Philadelphia

    • D. 

      Los Angeles

  • 3. 
    Which of these was NOT a goal in the preamble of the constitution.
    • A. 

      Provide for the common defense

    • B. 

      Insure domestic tranquility

    • C. 

      Demote the general welfare

    • D. 

      Secure the blessings of liberty

  • 4. 
    Which branch of government can declare acts unconstitutional
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Executive

    • C. 

      All of them

    • D. 

      Judicial

  • 5. 
    George Mason was a Federalist
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The President can veto laws.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which branch of government can impeach other government officials.
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Judicial

    • C. 

      Executive

    • D. 

      Legislative and Executive

  • 8. 
    Who proposed the Great Compromise
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • C. 

      Roger Sherman

    • D. 

      Governeur Morris

  • 9. 
    What document did the constitutional convention change.
    • A. 

      Treaty of Paris

    • B. 

      Declaration of Independance

    • C. 

      US Constitution

    • D. 

      Articles of Confederation

  • 10. 
    Who led Shay's Rebellion
    • A. 

      Benedict Arnold

    • B. 

      Daniel Shays

    • C. 

      King George

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 11. 
    Whose chair had the rising/setting sun on the back of it.
    • A. 

      Ben Franklin

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Sheldon Cooper

    • D. 

      Roger Sherman

  • 12. 
    The Virginia Plan requested that all states have equal representatives in congress.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The Three-Fifths compromise said that 5 slaves were equal to          people
  • 14. 
    In which building was the US Constitution written.
    • A. 

      Capitol Building

    • B. 

      The White House

    • C. 

      Independence Hall

    • D. 

      Madison Square Garden