Social Studies Quiz: Can You Pass This Exam?

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Social Studies Quiz: Can You Pass This Exam?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How long is a House of Representative's term? How old do they have to be? And how many members are there?
    • A. 

      4 yrs, 26 yrs old and 436

    • B. 

      5 yrs, 35 yrs old and 534

    • C. 

      2 yrs, 25yrs old and 435

    • D. 

      2 yrs, 25 yrs old and 345

  • 2. 
    Who has the power to settle disputes between the states and throughout the U.S?
    • A. 

      Legislative Branch

    • B. 

      Executive Branch

    • C. 

      Judicial Branch

  • 3. 
    Which branches members serve for life and can declare laws unconstitutional?
    • A. 

      Legislative Branch

    • B. 

      Executive Branch

    • C. 

      Judicial Branch

  • 4. 
    How long does the President serve? How old must the president be? And does he have the power to declare war?
    • A. 

      4 yrs, 35 yrs old, and no

    • B. 

      4 yrs, 30 yrs old, and no

    • C. 

      4 yrs, 30 yrs old and yes

    • D. 

      4 yrs, 35 yrs old and yes

  • 5. 
    Who has the power to propose laws and amendments and can re-vote if the president veto's?
    • A. 

      Cabinet

    • B. 

      Congress

    • C. 

      Supreme and Federal Courts

  • 6. 
    Does the House of Representatives have the power to propose a law to raise revenue? And do they have the sole power of impeachment? And do they command the army and navy?
    • A. 

      Yes, no, yes

    • B. 

      Yes, yes, yes

    • C. 

      Yes, yes, no

  • 7. 
    Who can preside over an impeachment trial of the President? And who can approve or veto laws? Name their branches too.
    • A. 

      Chief Justice, Judicial and President, Executive

    • B. 

      Senate, Legislative and President, Executive

    • C. 

      Chief Justice, Judicial and Senate, Legislative

  • 8. 
    Which of these things can the president do?
    • A. 

      Serve for life and declare war

    • B. 

      Approve treaties w/ foreign countries and propose a law to raise revenue and settle disputes involving the U.S.

    • C. 

      Nominate judges for the supreme court and command the army and navy and nominate officers for the U.S.

  • 9. 
    Name the 3 branches and what they do?
    • A. 

      Executive, makes laws~ Legislative, enforces laws ~Judicial Interprets laws

    • B. 

      Legislative, makes laws~ Executive, interprets laws ~ Judicial, Enforces laws

    • C. 

      Legislative, Makes laws~ Executive, Enforces laws~ Judicial, Interprets laws