"Philippine Government And Bill Of Rights By Prof. Camorongan"

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  • 1. 
    The “branch” of government which has the power to make laws, and to alter and repeal them.
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Executive

    • C. 

      Judicial

    • D. 

      Government

  • 2. 
    The “branch” of gov’t which has the power to implement or enforce the laws.
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Judicial

    • C. 

      Executive

    • D. 

      Government

  • 3. 
    The power to appropriate public fund is vested in this “branch” of government.
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Executive

    • C. 

      Judicial

    • D. 

      Government

  • 4. 
    This is the “power” to take a private property for public use upon payment of just compensation.
    • A. 

      Power of Appropriation

    • B. 

      Veto Power

    • C. 

      Budgetary Power

    • D. 

      Power of Eminent Domain

  • 5. 
    Refers to the agency or instrumentality through the will of the State is formulated, expressed and realized.
    • A. 

      Legislative

    • B. 

      Executive

    • C. 

      Judiciary

    • D. 

      Government

  • 6. 
    The principle which ensures the “balance of powers” among the three branches of government.
    • A. 

      Division of Powers

    • B. 

      Decentralization

    • C. 

      Separation of Powers

    • D. 

      Checks and Balances

  • 7. 
    The principle observe in the branches of the government which gives them a co-equal and coordinate powers. If one department goes beyond the limits set by constitution, its acts are null and void.
    • A. 

      Division of Powers

    • B. 

      Checks and Balances

    • C. 

      Separation of Powers

    • D. 

      Decentralization

  • 8. 
    This classification of government is ruled by few privilege persons who come from wealthy and politically powerful individuals.
    • A. 

      Oligarchy

    • B. 

      Monarchy

    • C. 

      Aristocracy

    • D. 

      Dictatorship

  • 9. 
    According to the article VII sec. 22 the president should submit the basis of general appropriation bill in the congress within 30 days. This pertains to the power of president known as_____.
  • 10. 
    In cases of succession, if the president dies together with vice president and Senate President. Who will succeed the term of the president ?  _______.
  • 11. 
    According to Art. VIII sec. 1, the power to review, revise, reverse, modify or affirm a decision of a lower court is vested in what court?
  • 12. 
    In the exercise of executive clemency, which of the following requires the concurrence of the Congress to be effective and valid?
    • A. 

      Amnesty

    • B. 

      Reprieve

    • C. 

      Commutation

    • D. 

      Pardon

  • 13. 
    The minimum age qualification of a president on the day of election.
    • A. 

      25 yr old

    • B. 

      35 yr old

    • C. 

      30 yr old

    • D. 

      40 yr old

  • 14. 
    Which of the following public elected officials who is not eligible for any reelection?
    • A. 

      Senate President

    • B. 

      Speaker of the House

    • C. 

      Congressman

    • D. 

      Vice President

  • 15. 
    The minimum age qualification of district representative or member of the House of Representatives.
    • A. 

      25 yr old

    • B. 

      35 yr old

    • C. 

      30 yr old

    • D. 

      40 yr old

  • 16. 
    These rights still exist even there are no laws that create or provide them.
    • A. 

      Natural Rights

    • B. 

      Political Rights

    • C. 

      Constitutional Rights

    • D. 

      Civil Rights

  • 17. 
    What right is involved if an employee is terminated from work without just cause?
    • A. 

      Right to Life

    • B. 

      Right Liberty

    • C. 

      Right to Property

    • D. 

      Right to Travel

  • 18. 
    What is required before a person shall be deprived of life liberty, or property?
    • A. 

      Due process of law

    • B. 

      Observance of Equal protection of laws

    • C. 

      Non- payment of bail

    • D. 

      All of the choices

  • 19. 
    Mr. Asher arrested and placed under custodial investigation. He was not informed of his right to remain silent and to have competent and independent counsel preferably of his own choice. What Constitutional right of Mr. Asher was violated?
    • A. 

      Political Rights

    • B. 

      Natural Rights

    • C. 

      Civil Rights

    • D. 

      Rights of the Accused

  • 20. 
    Mr. Asher was convicted and the penalty imposed was life imprisonment. The President reduced his penalty to six month imprisonment. What POWER of the president was exercised?
    • A. 

      Veto Power

    • B. 

      Military Power

    • C. 

      Pardoning Power

    • D. 

      Control Power

  • 21. 
    While walking along Showtime Street, Pastillas girl was suddenly apprehended by the police officer and was taken in the police station. What right of Pastillas girl was violated?
    • A. 

      Right against warrantless arrest

    • B. 

      Right against warrantless search

    • C. 

      Right against invasion of privacy

    • D. 

      All of the choices.

  • 22. 
    Mr. Alden was accused of murdering Yaya Nidora. The trial court acquitted Mr. Alden because there is no proof beyond reasonable doubt that he killed Yaya Nidora. Two months after the acquittal, the relatives of Yaya Nidora filed a Homicide case against Mr. Alden.  What appropriate right can be invoked by Mr. Alden in this case?
    • A. 

      Rights against double jeopardy

    • B. 

      Right against self-incrimination

    • C. 

      Miranda right

    • D. 

      Statutory right

  • 23. 
    Which of the following are the rights of the accused under “Custodial Investigation”?1. The right to be informed of his right to remain silent.2. Right to have competent and independent counsel.3. Right to speedy disposition of trial.4. Right against torture, force, violence, threat and intimidation.5. Right to meet the witnesses face to face.6. Right to bail or be released on recognizance.
    • A. 

      1, 2, & 4

    • B. 

      1,2, & 6

    • C. 

      1,2, & 3

    • D. 

      All of the choices

  • 24. 
    The author/s of the Philippine Constitution.
  • 25. 
    According to Art. VIII sec. 1, the power to review, revise, reverse, modify or affirm a decision of a lower court is vested in what court?