Gadgets And Gizmos Trivia

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Match the U. S. Government Terms with the correct meanings.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the two types of cases in the judicial process?
    • A. 

      Crime And Punishment

    • B. 

      Common And Popular

    • C. 

      Civil And Criminal

    • D. 

      Open And Closed

  • 2. 
    Where does the Supreme Court meet?
    • A. 

      The Washington Monument

    • B. 

      The Capitol building

    • C. 

      The White House

    • D. 

      The Supreme Court Building

  • 3. 
    Who replaced Thurgood Marshall on the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    • B. 

      David Souter

    • C. 

      Anthony Kennedy

    • D. 

      Clarence Thomas

  • 4. 
    How many Justices sit on the U.S. Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Seven

    • B. 

      Twelve

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Nine

  • 5. 
    A documentary caused the Justice Department to reopen the case of what 1955 murder victim in 2004?
    • A. 

      Emmett Till

    • B. 

      Andrew Goodman

    • C. 

      James Chaney

    • D. 

      Michael Scherer

  • 6. 
    How many years did Sandra Day O'Connor serve on the Supreme Court before her retirement in 2005?
    • A. 

      35

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      24

  • 7. 
    Who replaced William Rehnquist as Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court after his death in 2005?
    • A. 

      John Roberts

    • B. 

      Samuel Alito

    • C. 

      Priscilla Owen

    • D. 

      Harriet Miers

  • 8. 
    Who won their 2001 Supreme Court case allowing him the use of a golf cart during the PGA Tour?
    • A. 

      Kirk Triplett

    • B. 

      J.B. Holmes

    • C. 

      George Marks

    • D. 

      Casey Martin

  • 9. 
    What is the motto of the Supreme Court of the United States?
    • A. 

      All Is Fair In Love And War

    • B. 

      Liberty And Justice For All

    • C. 

      Justice Is Blind

    • D. 

      Equal Justice Under Law

  • 10. 
    Which of these are included in the Judicial Branch of the U.S. government?
    • A. 

      Supreme Court, Federal Courts

    • B. 

      Department Of Agriculture

    • C. 

      Congress

    • D. 

      Internal Revenue Service

  • 11. 
    What is a court's authority to decide constitutionality called?
    • A. 

      Constitutional Authority

    • B. 

      Power Of Justice

    • C. 

      Decision Of Law

    • D. 

      Judicial Review

  • 12. 
    How old must a potential juror be in most states of the United States?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      21

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      35

  • 13. 
    The Supreme Court decided which Presidential election?
    • A. 

      Clinton Vs Bush

    • B. 

      Bush Vs Gore

    • C. 

      Reagan Vs Mondale

    • D. 

      Bush Vs Dukakis

  • 14. 
    What twentieth-century Supreme Court justice served on the court for 36 years?
    • A. 

      William O. Douglas

    • B. 

      Sandra Day O'Connor

    • C. 

      Samuel Alito

    • D. 

      John Paul Stevens

  • 15. 
    Who was the only U.S. Supreme Court Justice to be impeached?
    • A. 

      William O. Douglas

    • B. 

      Samuel Chase

    • C. 

      Melville W. Fuller

    • D. 

      Joseph Story

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