Civics Quiz 7th Grade

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Civics Quiz 7th Grade

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Constitutional Jurisdiction

    • B. 

      Jurisprudence

    • C. 

      Inter Alia

    • D. 

      Concurrent Jurisdiction

  • 2. 
    For how many members of Congress is any one person a "constituent"?
    • A. 

      One House Member Only

    • B. 

      Four: 2 House And 2 Senate

    • C. 

      Two: 1 House And 1 Senate

    • D. 

      Three: 1 House And 2 Senate

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not paid for by disposable income?
    • A. 

      Computers

    • B. 

      Movies

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Taxes

  • 4. 
    Which of these terms is used for basic information about a legal case?
    • A. 

      Calendar

    • B. 

      Register

    • C. 

      Docket

    • D. 

      Nolo Contendere

  • 5. 
    Which Constitutional amendment prevents double jeopardy?
    • A. 

      First Amendment

    • B. 

      Second Amendment

    • C. 

      Third Amendment

    • D. 

      Fifth Amendment

  • 6. 
    Federalism is a form of government in which power is what?
    • A. 

      Divided

    • B. 

      Given To States

    • C. 

      Given To the Government

    • D. 

      Given To the People

  • 7. 
    To the nearest trillion dollars, how much was the Gross Domestic Product of the USA in 2006?
    • A. 

      Thirteen

    • B. 

      Ninety

    • C. 

      Thirty

    • D. 

      Three

  • 8. 
    Which amendment to the Constitution allowed the U.S. federal government to collect income taxes?
    • A. 

      Sixteenth

    • B. 

      Sixth

    • C. 

      Twenty-Sixth

    • D. 

      Sixtieth

  • 9. 
    Drivers who are stopped for speeding have committed what type of offense?
    • A. 

      Felony

    • B. 

      Misdemeanor

    • C. 

      Infraction

    • D. 

      Arraignment

  • 10. 
    Who can the President choose to pardon?
    • A. 

      Anyone Who Has Gone To Jail

    • B. 

      Anyone Not Yet Indicted

    • C. 

      Anyone Not Being Impeached

    • D. 

      Anyone In Jail For 5 Years

  • 11. 
    What must a candidate get to achieve a plurality?
    • A. 

      More Votes Than Any Other Candidate

    • B. 

      The Fewest Number Of Votes

    • C. 

      All Of The Votes

    • D. 

      A Majority Of The Votes

  • 12. 
    What is a person who conducts opinion surveys called?
    • A. 

      Voter

    • B. 

      Pollster

    • C. 

      Writer

    • D. 

      Surveyor

  • 13. 
    In what year were the first right-to-work laws enacted?
    • A. 

      1943

    • B. 

      1951

    • C. 

      1967

    • D. 

      1946

  • 14. 
    In 1894, 4,000 workers of what company staged a wildcat walkout over a wage conflict? ​
    • A. 

      Carnegie Steel Mills

    • B. 

      Hilton Hotels

    • C. 

      Pullman Palace Car Company

    • D. 

      Shell Oil Company

  • 15. 
    How long could a person collect welfare payments over a lifetime, by 1996's welfare-reform act?
    • A. 

      One Year

    • B. 

      There Is No Limit

    • C. 

      Five Years

    • D. 

      Two Years

  • 16. 
    A person on "workfare" must do what?
    • A. 

      Look For Work

    • B. 

      Work

    • C. 

      Work Fairly

    • D. 

      Not Work