Constitution Of The United States: How Much Do You Know? Trivia Quiz

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Constitution Of The United States: How Much Do You Know? Trivia Quiz

Below is a trivia quiz on the constitution of the United States, how much do you know? James Madison is known as the man who wrote the constitution of America which is seen as the ultimate supreme law of the land. How about you give it a try and get to see just how well you know about the changes and history this law has undergone so far?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Larger states favored representation based on
    • A. 

      Equal numbers for each state

    • B. 

      Population of each state

    • C. 

      Size of the state

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    The smaller states favored representation based on
    • A. 

      An equal number for all states.

    • B. 

      A states population.

    • C. 

      Congresses needs.

    • D. 

      A states size.

  • 3. 
    Who favored a strong central government?
    • A. 

      Anti-Federalists

    • B. 

      House of Representatives

    • C. 

      Federalists

    • D. 

      The entire Continental Congress.

  • 4. 
    Who favored a government that protected the rights of the people and the power of the states?
    • A. 

      Anti-Federalists

    • B. 

      House of Representatives

    • C. 

      Federalists

    • D. 

      Continental Congress

  • 5. 
    The first 10 Amendments to the Constitution are called the
    • A. 

      Unalienable rights

    • B. 

      Preamble

    • C. 

      Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      Article II

  • 6. 
    Under the Constitution the founding fathers decided to include
    • A. 

      An executive branch.

    • B. 

      Judicial branch.

    • C. 

      Legislative branch.

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 7. 
    The Virginia Plan called for a ___________________ legislature; meaning two houses.
    • A. 

      Bicentenial

    • B. 

      Bicameral

    • C. 

      Unicameral

    • D. 

      Uniterian

  • 8. 
    Congress is made up of two houses.  They are called the
    • A. 

      Senate and House of Burgesses

    • B. 

      House of Representatives and Senate

    • C. 

      House of Representative and Supreme Court

    • D. 

      Senate and the Congress

  • 9. 
    Which two powers did the founding fathers give to the federal government?
    • A. 

      Coining and printing money

    • B. 

      Taxing citizens

    • C. 

      Trade regulations

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 10. 
    The Constitution replaced which document?
    • A. 

      Virginia Declaration of Rights and Freedoms

    • B. 

      Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom

    • C. 

      Articles of Confederation

    • D. 

      Bill of Rights