Social Studies - US Government - Elementary School Grade 5

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Grade 5 level Social Studies quiz, focusing in United States government with questions about the amendments and basic constitution facts.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Federalist was a collection of letters that
    • A. 

      Protected religious freedom.

    • B. 

      Defended the constitution.

    • C. 

      Legally advised people.

    • D. 

      Established ties with leading world powers.

  • 2. 
    The First Amendment in the Bill of Rights
    • A. 

      Protects religious freedom.

    • B. 

      Defends the constitution.

    • C. 

      Protects people's homes from unreasonable searches.

    • D. 

      Establishes ties with leading world powers.

  • 3. 
    According to the Ninth Amendment, all people have _________________.
    • A. 

      The right to remain silent

    • B. 

      Legal advisers

    • C. 

      Right to an attorney

    • D. 

      Basic human rights

  • 4. 
    Thomas Jefferson was chosen by President George Washington to...
    • A. 

      Create the Due Process of Law

    • B. 

      Establish ties with leading world powers.

    • C. 

      Legally advise citizens.

    • D. 

      Create a strong national government.

  • 5. 
    The attorney general is the president's ______________.
    • A. 

      Judge

    • B. 

      Legal adviser

    • C. 

      Federalist

    • D. 

      Best friend

  • 6. 
    Alexander Hamilton wanted a ...
    • A. 

      Strong national government.

    • B. 

      Attorney general.

    • C. 

      Strong local government.

    • D. 

      Legal adviser.

  • 7. 
    Members of the Democratic-Republican Party supported
    • A. 

      The president's legal adviser

    • B. 

      John Adams

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      Alexander Hamilton

  • 8. 
    Protects people's homes from unreasonable government searches.
    • A. 

      First Amendment

    • B. 

      Fourth Amendment

    • C. 

      The Federalist

    • D. 

      Local Government

  • 9. 
    People who agreed to ratify the constitution only if it included a Bill of Rights.
    • A. 

      John Adams & Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      First Amendment

    • C. 

      Cabinet

    • D. 

      Anti-Federalists

  • 10. 
    The first president to live in the White House.
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      John Adams

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      Alexander Hamilton

  • 11. 
    Advisers of the President.
    • A. 

      Bills

    • B. 

      Judges

    • C. 

      Cabinet

    • D. 

      Federalists

  • 12. 
    People who wanted to ratify the constitution.
    • A. 

      Democratic-Republican Party

    • B. 

      Legal Advisers

    • C. 

      Federalists

    • D. 

      Cabinet

  • 13. 
    Person who ideas about government differed greatly from those of Alexander Hamilton.
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      The Federlist

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 14. 
    Protects the right of Free Speech.
    • A. 

      First Amendment

    • B. 

      Third Amendment

    • C. 

      Ninth Amendment

    • D. 

      Tenth Amendment

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