Supreme Court

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Supreme Court Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz should help everybody in cluster m get a better understanding of how the Supreme Court works and what it does.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a Justice?
    • A. 

      A person who is brought to justice from crime

    • B. 

      Someone who believes in justice

    • C. 

      A judge in the Supreme Court

    • D. 

      A person that is part of the jury in the Supreme Court

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not true about the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      The Supreme Court can tell the President that their actions are wrong

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court can eliminate a law even after it is passed

    • C. 

      The Supreme Court has the final word on a law

    • D. 

      The Supreme Court has unlimited power over the Executive and Legislative Branches

  • 3. 
    When was the very first meeting of the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      1795

    • B. 

      1790

    • C. 

      1788

    • D. 

      1785

  • 4. 
    Who set the number of Supreme Court judges?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      President

    • C. 

      House of Representatives

    • D. 

      Supreme Court

  • 5. 
    How long does a Supreme Court judge serve?
    • A. 

      6 years

    • B. 

      15 years

    • C. 

      For life

    • D. 

      Each new term of office for the president

  • 6. 
    True or False: You must be born in America to be a Supreme Court judge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What does the Supreme Court use to decide if a law can or cannot be passed?
    • A. 

      Preamble

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      Ask the President

  • 8. 
    What is the name of the most important judge in the Supreme Court
    • A. 

      Head Judge

    • B. 

      Head Justice

    • C. 

      Chief Judge

    • D. 

      Chief Justice

  • 9. 
    What are the other judges called?
    • A. 

      Associate Justices

    • B. 

      Associate judges

    • C. 

      Assistant Justices

    • D. 

      Assistant Judges

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a requirement to becoming a judge in the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Must have been a lawyer at some point

    • B. 

      Be a graduate of an accredited law school

    • C. 

      Be at least forty years old

    • D. 

      Have participated in politics at some point