US Constitution- Article One

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US Constitution- Article One

US CONSTITUTION- Article I


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How old must a person be in order to serve in the House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      18

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      30

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not a power of Congress?
    • A. 

      Coin Money

    • B. 

      Declare War

    • C. 

      Appoint Judges

    • D. 

      To Raise & Support A Navy

  • 3. 
    When a vacancy occurs in Congress who does the Constitutional authorize to appoint replacements?
    • A. 

      The President

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      The Speaker of the House

    • D. 

      The Particular State's Governor

  • 4. 
    Senate Impeachment- When the President is being tried who is to preside over the Senate?
    • A. 

      The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

    • B. 

      The Vice President

    • C. 

      The Speaker of the House

    • D. 

      The President Pro-Tempore of Senate

  • 5. 
    Who did our founders originally charge for selecting Senators?
    • A. 

      Land Owning Voters, 21 & Older

    • B. 

      Land Owning Voters, 18 & Older

    • C. 

      The State Legislatures

    • D. 

      The House of Representatives

  • 6. 
    Who determines the pay for members of Congress?
    • A. 

      The President

    • B. 

      The Treasurer of The United States

    • C. 

      Members of Congress

    • D. 

      The Supreme Court

  • 7. 
    Section 8 gives Congress the powers to ___________ Commerce
    • A. 

      Regulate

    • B. 

      Require

    • C. 

      Promote

    • D. 

      Forbid

  • 8. 
    What vote is required for Congress to over ride a President's veto?
    • A. 

      2/3

    • B. 

      3/4

    • C. 

      4/5

    • D. 

      Congress can not over ride the President's veto

  • 9. 
    Which 1990's Supreme Court case ruled that Congress did not have the authority to exercise "Police Power", a power reserved for the states.
    • A. 

      United States v. Reno

    • B. 

      Congress v. Virginia

    • C. 

      Congress v. Texas

    • D. 

      United States v. Lopez

  • 10. 
    In 2005 the Supreme Court greatly increses the power of Congress and this clause in the case: Gonzales v. Raich
    • A. 

      Commerce Clause

    • B. 

      Necessary and Proper Clause

    • C. 

      Enumerated Powers

    • D. 

      Healthcare Clause