American Government Quiz 2

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American Government Quizzes & Trivia

In the second instalment of our ongoing quiz series on the topic of American Government, we’ll be seeing what you know about a wide range of topics including the constitution, congressional acts, justice and more. What do you know? Let’s find out in American Government Quiz 2!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Define the following word:A system of government in which a written constitution divides the power of government on a territorial basis between a central or national government, and several regional governments, usually called states or provinces.
  • 2. 
    Powers that are not stated in the constitution, but reasonably suggested or implied by the expressed powers
  • 3. 
    The ________ ___________ are those powers set aside by the states.
  • 4. 
    A congressional act directing a territory that wants to become a state to frame a proposed state constitution is called ______________ ________________
  • 5. 
    The legal process by which a fugitive from justice in one state is returned to that state is _________________.
  • 6. 
    The principle of _____________ expresses the concept that government must be conducted according to constitutional principles.
    • A. 

      Rule of law

    • B. 

      Limited government

    • C. 


    • D. 

      Judicial review

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