7b American Govt Part A Test

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legislative

THE TERM __________ MEANS "LAW MAKING"

senate

A MEMBER OF THE _________ HOUSE OF CONGRESS MUST BE AT LEAST 30 YEARS OLD

congress

________ IS THE NAME OF THE US'S LAW MAKING BODY

executive

THE ___________ BRANCH OF ANY GOVERNMENT CARRIES OUT LAWS

president

THE ___________ IS THE COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES

president

THE ____________ APPOINTS FEDERAL JUDGES

naturalization

_____________ IS THE PROCESS BY WHICH A FOREIGNER BECOMES A CITIZEN OF A COUNTRY

elastic clause

______________ GIVES THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT THE POWER TO MAKE ALL LAWS "NECESSARY AND PROPER" FOR CARRYING OUT ITS ASSIGNED POWERS

patent

_________ DOCUMENT GIVES THE HOLDER THE SOLE RIGHT TO PRODUCE AN SELL AN INVENTION

article 1

THE POWERS OF CONGRESS ARE FOUND IN THE ________ PART OF THE CONSTITUTION

constitution

__________ IS A PLAN FOR A GOVERNMENT; A SET OF RULES THAT SAYS WHAT A GOVERNMENT CAN AND CAN NOT DO

senate

THE ___________ IS BODY OF THE GOVERNMENT THAT MUST APPROVE PRESIDENTIAL APPOINTMENTS AND TREATIES

congress

THE NAME OF THE US NATIONAL LAW MAKING BODY IS _________________

false

T/F ALL US SENATORS MUST BE NATIVE BORN AMERICANS

true

T/F THE PRESIDENT CAN CALL SPECIAL SESSIONS OF CONGRESS

false

T/F UNLIKE THE ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION, THE CONSTITUTION GIVES ONLY THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT THE POWER TO TAX

true

T/F THE POWER TO PROTECT THE HEALTH AND WELFARE OF THE PUBLIC BELONGS TO BOTH THE NATIONAL AND STATE GOVERNMENTS

false

T/F CONGRESS CAN AWARD A FAMOUS INDIVIDUAL A TITLE OF NOBILITY, BUT A STATE CANNOT

cabinet

THE TERM _____________ MEANS "HEADS OF EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS WHO SERVE AS A PRESIDENT'S ADVISORS

legislative

THE _________ BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT HAS THE POWER TO DECLARE WAR

judicial review

THE COURT'S POWER TO DECLARE A LAW UNCONSTITUTIONAL IS KNOWN AS ___________

judicial

THE ____________ BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT HAS THE POWER TO INTERPRET LAWS

enforces laws

THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH DOES _________________

a lifetime

A FEDERAL JUDGE'S TERM IS LAST FOR ______________

senate - house of representatives

___________ AND ________ ARE THE 2 HOUSES (OR CHAMBERS) MAKE UP THE US CONGRESS

making treaties

WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING POWER BELONGS TO THE PRESIDENT..... MAKING TREATIES, COINING MONEY, MAKING TAXES

issuing a pardon

WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING IS NOT A POWER OF THE COURTS..... INTERPRETING LAW, ISSUING A PARDON, DECLARING A LAW UNCONSTITUTIONAL

govenor

_________ IS THE HEAD OF THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF A STATE GOVERNMENT

president

THE __________ DELIVERS THE STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS

republican

WHICH TERM DESCRIBES THE US SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT..... rEPUBLICAN, REPUBLICAN, PURE DEMOCRACY

delegated

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO DECLARE WAR

delegated

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO TAX

concurrent

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO PROTECT HEALTH AND WELFARE OF THE PUBLIC

reserved

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO GRANT LICENSES

reserved

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO SUPERVISE SCHOOLS

delegated

IDENTIFY THE FOLLOWING AS DELEGATED, RESERVED OR CONCURRENT POWERS..... THE POWER TO COIN MONEY

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