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5 Matching questions

  1. formula grants
  2. categorical grants
  3. enumerated powers
  4. Tenth Amendment
  5. McCulloch v. Maryland
  1. a an 1819 Supreme Court decision that established the supremacy of the national governmnet over state governments
  2. b federal grants that can be used only for specific purposes, or "categories," of state and local spending; they come with strings attached, such as nondiscrimination provisions
  3. c powers of the federal government that are specifically addressed in the Constitution
  4. d constitutional amendment stating, "The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people."
  5. e federal categorical grants distributed according to a formula specified in legislation or in administrative regulations

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a clause in Article IV, Section 1, of the Constitution requiring each state to recognize the official documents and civil judgments rendered by the courts of other states
  2. a legal process whereby an alleged criminal offender is surrendered by the officials of one state to officials of the state in which the crime is alleged to have been committed
  3. a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the central government
  4. the final paragraph of Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, which authorizes Congress to pass all laws "necessary and proper" to carry out the enumerated powers
  5. Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution, national laws, and treaties supreme over state laws when the national government is acting within its constitutional limits

5 True/False questions

  1. dual federalismthe pattern of spending, taxing, and providing grants in the federal system; it is the cornerstone of the national government's relations with state and local governments

          

  2. federalisma system of government in which both the states and the national government remain supreme within their own spheres, each responsible for some policies

          

  3. fiscal federalisma system of government in which both the states and the national government remain supreme within their own spheres, each responsible for some policies

          

  4. cooperative federalisma system of government in which both the states and the national government remain supreme within their own spheres, each responsible for some policies

          

  5. privileges and immunitiesa clause in Article IV, Section 1, of the Constitution requiring each state to recognize the official documents and civil judgments rendered by the courts of other states

          

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