United States Constitutional Law! Trivia Knowledge Test

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United States Constitutional Law! Trivia Knowledge Test

Welcome to the trivia knowledge quiz on United states constitution law. America is one of the most admirable countries due to the freedom that its citizens get to enjoy thanks to the laws laid down by the state. Give this quiz a try and get to see how the first constitution was made and changes it has undergone. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Constitutionally, what group makes the formal selection of the nation's President?
    • A. 

      The electoral college

    • B. 

      Political parties

    • C. 

      The armed forces

    • D. 

      The Cabinet

  • 2. 
    The custom that the Senate will approve only appointees acceptable to the senator or senators of the President's party from the state involved is known as
    • A. 

      Executive action.

    • B. 

      Senatorial courtesy.

    • C. 

      "no-third-term tradition."

    • D. 

      Constitutional amplification.

  • 3. 
    The Constitution places __________ under the direct control of the President.
    • A. 

      The electoral college

    • B. 

      Political parties

    • C. 

      The armed forces

    • D. 

      The Cabinet

  • 4. 
    According to the Constitution, who regulates foreign and interstate commerce?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      State governments

    • D. 

      The President

  • 5. 
    What is a formal agreement between two or more sovereign states?
    • A. 

      Treaty

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Provision

    • D. 

      Amendment

  • 6. 
    An executive agreement is a pact between the head of a foreign state and
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      State governments

    • D. 

      The President

  • 7. 
    In his 1796 Farewell Address, George Washington warned against the "baneful effects" of what?
    • A. 

      The electoral college

    • B. 

      Political parties

    • C. 

      The armed forces

    • D. 

      The Cabinet

  • 8. 
    Woodrow Wilson once described __________ as "a constitutional convention in continuous session."
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      State governments

    • D. 

      The President

  • 9. 
    What group acts as an advisory body by custom rather than by constitutional decree?
    • A. 

      The electoral college

    • B. 

      Congress

    • C. 

      The armed forces

    • D. 

      The Cabinet

  • 10. 
    Who created the federal courts that fall below the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      State governments

    • D. 

      The President

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