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Legislative Branch Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Congress is made up of ________ & _________.
    • A. 

      The House of Representatives & The Council of People.

    • B. 

      The House of Representatives & The Senate.

    • C. 

      The Senate & The Council of People.

    • D. 

      The Council of People, The Senate, & The House of Representatives.

    • E. 

      The Council of People, The Senate, The President & The House of Representatives.

  • 2. 
    How Long is the term of office for the Senate?
    • A. 

      6 years

    • B. 

      4 years

    • C. 

      2 years

    • D. 

      5 years

    • E. 

      3 years

  • 3. 
    How Long is the term of Office for the House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      6 years

    • B. 

      4 years

    • C. 

      3 years

    • D. 

      2 years

    • E. 

      5 years

  • 4. 
    What is the ultimate power of the Legislative Branch?
    • A. 

      Power to make laws

    • B. 

      Power of the purse

    • C. 

      Power to regulate trade

    • D. 

      Power to punish pirates

    • E. 

      Power to punish ninjas (=

  • 5. 
    How do all laws begin?
    • A. 

      As someone's idea.

    • B. 

      As a bill.

    • C. 

      At a committee hearing.

    • D. 

      In the House of Representatives.

    • E. 

      In the Senate.

  • 6. 
    How old must you be to be in the Senate?
    • A. 

      31 years old

    • B. 

      24 years old

    • C. 

      26 years old

    • D. 

      25 years old

    • E. 

      30 years old

  • 7. 
    What type of bill must begin in the House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      A bill that regulates revenue.

    • B. 

      A bill that controls post offices.

    • C. 

      A bill that controls trade.

    • D. 

      A bill that has to do with safety.

    • E. 

      Every type of bill.

  • 8. 
    How old do you have to be to be in the House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      25 years old.

    • B. 

      30 years old.

    • C. 

      35 years old.

    • D. 

      26 years old.

    • E. 

      29 years old.

  • 9. 
    Who is the leader of the House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      The Speaker of the House.

    • B. 

      The Vice President.

    • C. 

      The Majority leader.

    • D. 

      The oldest one there

    • E. 

      The youngest member.

  • 10. 
    Who is the leader of the Senate?
    • A. 

      The Vice President.

    • B. 

      The Speaker of the House.

    • C. 

      The oldest member.

    • D. 

      The youngest member.

    • E. 

      The President.

  • 11. 
    The number of people in the House is based on __________.
    • A. 

      Population

    • B. 

      Equal representation.

    • C. 

      Whatever the President decides to do.

    • D. 

      How big the state is.

    • E. 

      How wealthy the state is.

  • 12. 
    How many powers are given to congress?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      15

    • E. 

      17

  • 13. 
    The Elastic Clause is also called the ______________.
    • A. 

      Necessary & Proper Clause.

    • B. 

      The Rubber Band Clause.

    • C. 

      Proper & Necessary Clause.

    • D. 

      The Power of Marisa & Sydnie (=

    • E. 

      IDK!!

  • 14. 
    "Habeus Corpus" literally means what?
    • A. 

      Have You the Body?

    • B. 

      Do you have the body?

    • C. 

      Not guilty until proven guilty with evidence

    • D. 

      Hamster Corpse

    • E. 

      I have the body.

  • 15. 
    Congress cannot do which 3 things?
    • A. 

      Suspend the writ of Habeus Corpus.

    • B. 

      Regulate Trade.

    • C. 

      Give titles of nobility.

    • D. 

      Declare War.

    • E. 

      Pass Ex Post Facto Laws.