Legislative Branch

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Legislative Branch Quizzes & Trivia

Social Studies Quiz for Legislative Branch


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  • 1. 
    Which one ISN'T a power given to the Congress.
    • A. 

      Power of the purse

    • B. 

      Give titles of nobility

    • C. 

      Establish post officers

    • D. 

      Power to declare war

    • E. 

      Copyrights

  • 2. 
    What is the term of office for Senate
    • A. 

      Until death

    • B. 

      2 years

    • C. 

      7 years

    • D. 

      6 years

    • E. 

      10 years

  • 3. 
    Habeus Corpus means ____ ___ ____ _
  • 4. 
    What is a bill?
    • A. 

      Term of Office

    • B. 

      A leader of the House

    • C. 

      An idea for a law

    • D. 

      A tax

    • E. 

      The qualifications for Senate

  • 5. 
    How old do you have to be in the House of Representatives?
  • 6. 
    How is the number of Representatives per state determined?
  • 7. 
    Another name for the necessary and proper clause
    • A. 

      The Rubber band Clause

    • B. 

      Habeus Corpus

    • C. 

      Elastic Clause

  • 8. 
    What is the final step for a bill to become a law
    • A. 

      Everyone votes

    • B. 

      The Speaker of the House reads it to everyone

    • C. 

      The president signs it

  • 9. 
    What does Congress mean by the Ex Past Facto Law?