American Government Quiz Unit 2

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 156

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Whether you’re just trying to brush up on some politics around the globe or you’re an American trying to understand your country a little bit more, this American Government Quiz Unit 2 will determine whether or not you know your stuff already. What do you know about the US Government?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the National Government by the constitiution
    • A. 

      Reserved powers

    • B. 

      Exclusive powers

    • C. 

      Concurrent powers

    • D. 

      Delagated powers

    • E. 

      Divisions of power

  • 2. 
    The basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions by which governmental powers are divided on a geographic basis is what?
  • 3. 
    Introduction to the constitution is the _______
    • A. 

      Intro

    • B. 

      Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Preamble

    • D. 

      Rule of Law

  • 4. 
    The ________ is when the power of courtsto determine if what the government does is in accord with what the constitution provides
  • 5. 
    System of overlapping the powers of the legislative executive and judicial branches to permit each branch to check the actions of the other
  • 6. 
    To declare illegal, null and void, of no force and effort
    • A. 

      Veto

    • B. 

      Unconstitional

    • C. 

      Rule of law

    • D. 

      Constitutional

    • E. 

      :) dont choose me!

  • 7. 
    Basic principle of american system of government, that  the executive, legislative and judicial powers are divided amoung  three independent and co equal branches of governtment
    • A. 

      Speration of powers

    • B. 

      Division of powers

    • C. 

      Informal amendment

    • D. 

      Formal amendment

  • 8. 
    Concept that holds thatgovernment and its officers are always subject to the law
    • A. 

      Articles

    • B. 

      Rule of law

    • C. 

      Federalism

  • 9. 
    Bill of Rights are...
  • 10. 
    Numbered sections of a document, unamended constitution has 7 articles
    • A. 

      Amendment

    • B. 

      Articles

    • C. 

      Cabinet

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