How Well Do You Know The Government?

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 35

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many Representatives are in the U.S. House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      420

    • B. 

      435

    • C. 

      440

    • D. 

      445

  • 2. 
    The theory of government which holds that royal power comes from God is known as?
    • A. 

      Divine Right

    • B. 

      Manifest Destiny

    • C. 

      Visionary Control

    • D. 

      Religious Right

  • 3. 
    A government that tries to fundamentally reshape society to conform to an idea or master plan and controls the daily lives of its citizens is known as?
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Monarchy

    • C. 

      Totalitarian

    • D. 

      Oligarchy

  • 4. 
    Another term for "equality under the law" is?
    • A. 

      Equal Rights

    • B. 

      Fair Rights

    • C. 

      Civil Rights

    • D. 

      Just Rights

  • 5. 
    The constitutional amendment that granted citizenship to "all persons born or naturalized in the United States" was the?
    • A. 

      9th

    • B. 

      5th

    • C. 

      1st

    • D. 

      14th

  • 6. 
    In modern times, an independent political unit is called a?
    • A. 

      Country

    • B. 

      State

    • C. 

      Society

    • D. 

      Village

  • 7. 
    The government of the United States is an example of a?
    • A. 

      Representative Democracy

    • B. 

      Oligarchy

    • C. 

      Monarchy

    • D. 

      Plural Democracy

  • 8. 
    Any course of action directed toward a national goal is called a?
    • A. 

      National Policy

    • B. 

      Public Policy

    • C. 

      Political Policy

    • D. 

      New Policy

  • 9. 
    How many Congressmen are in the U.S. Senate?
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      150

  • 10. 
    Congress makes up what branch of the U.S. Government?
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Executive

    • C. 

      Judicial

    • D. 

      Primary

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