Creating Of The Constitution

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Constitution Quizzes & Trivia

In this quiz, created by kristen, you will be put to the test on vocabulary words, and questions! ready to take the quiz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an arsenal?
    • A. 

      A system of government

    • B. 

      Another word for the constitution

    • C. 

      Another word for the preamble to the constitution

    • D. 

      A weapon storehouse

  • 2. 
    What is a federal system?
    • A. 

      A system of government in which the power to govern is shared by the national and the state governments

    • B. 

      A weapon storehouse

    • C. 

      Preamble to the constitution

    • D. 

      An idea for a new law

    • E. 

      Authority the belongs to the states or the citizens

  • 3. 
    What is a republic?
    • A. 

      A form of government in which people elect representatives to run the government

    • B. 

      A system of government in which the power to govern is shared by the national and the state governments

    • C. 

      An idea for a new law

  • 4. 
    What is a compromise?
    • A. 

      A battle between two or more forces

    • B. 

      To approve

    • C. 

      To give up some of what is wanted

    • D. 

      A fantastic idea

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      An idea for a new law

    • B. 

      A weapon storehouse

    • C. 

      A system of government

    • D. 

      When congress overrides the president's veto

  • 6. 
    A new plan of government was developed at the constitutional convention by delegates debating the issues until they reached a _____________. (the answer is one of the vocabulary words)
  • 7. 
    Why did people want a stronger national government?
    • A. 

      The articles of confederation didn't make them protectedm ir keep order in the government

    • B. 

      They were poor

    • C. 

      The government made fun of them

    • D. 

      The government looked ugly

  • 8. 
    Power is shared in a federal system between the national and _____ governments.
  • 9. 
    What did the delegates diagress about with regard to the representation in Congress?
    • A. 

      Should every state have the same number of representatives? Or should it be based on population?

    • B. 

      Should the states have representives?

  • 10. 
    How did delegates settle the issue of reprentation in Congress?
  • 11. 
    What issue was settled when delegates agreed to the three-fifth's compromise?