Jbjd's Civics For Civilians Quiz (1)

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Knowing as much about how our Constitutional Republic works as people who would use superior knowledge to steal our power means, we make it harder to steal our power. Knowing less means, we give our power away. Think you are powerful enough to maintain our Constitutional Republic? Find out for sure by taking this open-blog Civics for Civilians Quiz. It’s easy! All of the answers can be found in articles and comments on the jbjd blog at http://jbjd. Wordpress. Com.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The registration fee for candidates in the SC Democratic Primary for U.S. Senate in 2010 was
    • A. 

      $10,440

    • B. 

      $10,400

    • C. 

      $10,000

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 2. 
    Voters elect the President on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a part of the U.S. government?
    • A. 

      Judicial Watch

    • B. 

      Commission on Presidential Debates

    • C. 

      Federal Election Commission

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 4. 
    Federal law requires that in order to be a "Natural Born Citizen" both parents of the citizen must also be American citizens at the time of the birth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Who was the Chair of the 2008 DNC National Convention?
  • 6. 
    According to the Constitution, how many Electors are in the Electoral College?
    • A. 

      538

    • B. 

      A number equal to the members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate.

    • C. 

      A number equal to the members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate, plus 3 for the District of Columbia.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 7. 
    Electors vote for the Presidential nominee of the political party as required by
    • A. 

      State law.

    • B. 

      The U.S. Constitution.

    • C. 

      The state Constitution.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 8. 
    "Only candidates who are qualified for office may have their names printed on Presidential election ballots" is a provision of
    • A. 

      State law.

    • B. 

      Federal law.

    • C. 

      The U.S. Constitution.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 9. 
    According to the U.S. Constitution, Electors must only elect a President who is Constitutionally qualified for the job.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In 2008, who Certified to state election officials in TX that Barack Obama was Constitutionally qualified for the office of President, to get state election officials to print his name on that state's general election ballot?
    • A. 

      Nancy Pelosi

    • B. 

      Alice Germond

    • C. 

      Boyd Richie

    • D. 

      None of the above.

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