President Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to the Constitution, the President must
    • A. 

      Be a man who owns property.

    • B. 

      Be at least 35 years of age.

    • C. 

      Have held one major public office.

    • D. 

      Have lived in the U. S. for at least 20 years.

  • 2. 
    A President can serve no more than _____ years in office.
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      12

  • 3. 
    The Camp David Accords were signed at this presidential resort.  The Accords were created to bring peace to what region of the world?
    • A. 

      Western Europe

    • B. 

      Eastern Europe

    • C. 

      Mideast

    • D. 

      Africa

    • E. 

      Asia

  • 4. 
    One of the major flaws in the electoral college system is that
    • A. 

      The winner of the popular vote is not guaranteed the presidency.

    • B. 

      The incumbent President is usually reelected.

    • C. 

      The majority party in Congress has an advantage when the electorate votes.

    • D. 

      Electors are required to vote according to the wishes of their constituency.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is eligible to run for the presidency: a 45-year old banker who was born and raised in Wyoming or a 30-year-old State legislator who was born in Virginia, lived abroad for 10 years, then returned to Virginia?
    • A. 

      The banker

    • B. 

      The State legislator

    • C. 

      Neither a nor b

    • D. 

      Both a and b

  • 6. 
    This is a picture of the limo that what president was killed in?
    • A. 

      LBJ

    • B. 

      JFK

    • C. 

      Lincoln

    • D. 

      Taft

    • E. 

      Reagan

  • 7. 
    The President's military powers
    • A. 

      Are strictly limited to times of war.

    • B. 

      Are shared with Congress.

    • C. 

      Only apply to the use of the United States Army and its weapons.

    • D. 

      May never be used to keep the domestic peace.

  • 8. 
    All of the following are characteristics that usually determine who is nominated for President except
    • A. 

      Incumbency.

    • B. 

      Controversial viewpoints.

    • C. 

      Married.

    • D. 

      From a key larger State.

  • 9. 
    The least number of presidential electors a State can have is
    • A. 

      One.

    • B. 

      Two.

    • C. 

      Three.

    • D. 

      Four.

    • E. 

      Five.

  • 10. 
    During the nomination process, political battles are most likely to occur in
    • A. 

      Presidential primaries in the President's party.

    • B. 

      Presidential primaries in the party out of power.

    • C. 

      The Cabinet.

    • D. 

      The electoral college.