Government Quiz 1

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  • 1. 
    The Federal government is located in _____? 
    • A. 

      Washington D.C.

    • B. 

      Minnesota

    • C. 

      St. Paul

    • D. 

      St. Cloud

  • 2. 
    The name of the Federal Government is _____ Government 
    • A. 

      U.S.

    • B. 

      Minnesota

    • C. 

      St. Paul

    • D. 

      Executive

  • 3. 
    The Federal Government's executive branch is the ______? 
    • A. 

      Mayor

    • B. 

      Governer

    • C. 

      President

    • D. 

      City

  • 4. 
    The legislative branch _____? 
    • A. 

      Makes laws

    • B. 

      Enforces laws

    • C. 

      Interprets laws

  • 5. 
    The Federal Government's Legislative Branch is called _____? 
    • A. 

      Legislature

    • B. 

      Board of commissioners

    • C. 

      House of representatives

    • D. 

      Congress

  • 6. 
    There are __ members in the Federal Government's Senate 
    • A. 

      65

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      134

    • D. 

      25

  • 7. 
    In the federal Government, Senate members serve for how many years? 
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2-4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      2

  • 8. 
    In the Federal Government, House of Representatives has how many members? 
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      60

    • C. 

      435

    • D. 

      134

  • 9. 
    How many terms do members of the Federal Government's House of Representatives serve for? 
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      10

  • 10. 
    Amy Klobuchar is a _____? 
    • A. 

      U.S. Senator (R)

    • B. 

      U.S. House of Rep. (D)

    • C. 

      U.S. Senator (D)

  • 11. 
    Al Franken is a ______? 
    • A. 

      U.S. Senator (D)

    • B. 

      U.S. Rep (R)

    • C. 

      U.S. Senator (R)

  • 12. 
    U.S. House of Rep ? 
    • A. 

      7th C.D. Collin Peterson (D)

    • B. 

      10th C.D. Collin Perterson (R)

  • 13. 
    The Federal Government makes _____? 
    • A. 

      Ordinances

    • B. 

      Theories

    • C. 

      Statues

    • D. 

      Laws

  • 14. 
    The Judicial branch _____? 
    • A. 

      Makes Laws

    • B. 

      Interprets Laws

    • C. 

      Enforces Laws

    • D. 

      Denies Laws

  • 15. 
    In the Federal level the supreme level has _ representatives?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      134

  • 16. 
    On the Federal level, members of the supreme court are appointed for how long? 
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      2-4 years

    • C. 

      6 years

    • D. 

      For life

  • 17. 
    In Minnesota, the state Government is located where? 
    • A. 

      Washington D.C.

    • B. 

      St. Paul

    • C. 

      St. Cloud

    • D. 

      Clay county

  • 18. 
    The Governer of Minnesota is _____? 
    • A. 

      Al Franken

    • B. 

      Barack Obama

    • C. 

      Mark Dayton

    • D. 

      Jerry Waller

  • 19. 
    The State Legislature of Minnesota has ___ members on the Senate? 
    • A. 

      67- serve 6 year term

    • B. 

      134- serve 2 year term

    • C. 

      67- serve 2-4 year term

    • D. 

      134- serve 6 year term

  • 20. 
    On the Minnesota State Legislative Branch, there are __ house members? 
    • A. 

      134- serve 2-4 year term

    • B. 

      67- serve 6 year term

    • C. 

      134- serve 2 year term

    • D. 

      134- serve 4 year term

  • 21. 
    On the state level, the senate has how many members? 
    • A. 

      67

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      9

  • 22. 
    The Minnesota House of Representative of 9A is _____?
    • A. 

      Morrie Lanning (R)

    • B. 

      Collin Peterson (D)

    • C. 

      Morrie Lanning (D)

    • D. 

      Jerry Waller

  • 23. 
    Keith Langseth Serves on the _____? 
    • A. 

      Federal Congress

    • B. 

      State Legislature

    • C. 

      State Senate

    • D. 

      U.S. Senate

  • 24. 
    The Minnesota House Representative of 9B is ______? 
    • A. 

      Collin Peterson (D)

    • B. 

      Keith Langseth

    • C. 

      Paul Marquart (R)

    • D. 

      Paul Marquart (DFL)

  • 25. 
    The State makes ____? 
    • A. 

      Statutes

    • B. 

      Laws

    • C. 

      Ordinances

    • D. 

      Theories

  • 26. 
    On the State Supreme Court, they are elected for __ years? 
    • A. 

      For life

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      2-4

    • D. 

      10

  • 27. 
     State C.J. ?
    • A. 

      Paul Marquart

    • B. 

      Collin Peterson

    • C. 

      Morrie Lanning

    • D. 

      Lorie Gildea

  • 28. 
    There are __ counties in Minnesota 
    • A. 

      87

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      50

  • 29. 
    There are __ Cities in Minnesota 
    • A. 

      500

    • B. 

      855

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      200

  • 30. 
    There are __ Townships in Minnesota
    • A. 

      1540

    • B. 

      3000

    • C. 

      1790

    • D. 

      2000

  • 31. 
    There are __ schools in Minnesota? 
    • A. 

      550

    • B. 

      1000

    • C. 

      500

    • D. 

      340

  • 32. 
    Board of Commissioners serve for _____? 
    • A. 

      Cities

    • B. 

      Counties

    • C. 

      States

    • D. 

      U.S.

  • 33. 
    Board of Supervisors serve for a _____? 
    • A. 

      School

    • B. 

      State

    • C. 

      City

    • D. 

      Township

  • 34. 
    Clay County Legislature #1 is _____? 
    • A. 

      Kevin Campbell

    • B. 

      Jerry Waller

  • 35. 
    Clay County Legislature #2 is _____? 
    • A. 

      Kevin Campbell

    • B. 

      Jerry Waller

  • 36. 
     On the Local level they make _____?
    • A. 

      Theories

    • B. 

      Laws

    • C. 

      Ordinances

    • D. 

      Statutes