NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 20 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. supremacy clause
  2. block grants
  3. federalism
  4. unitary government
  5. McCulloch v. Maryland
  1. a 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
  2. b a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of government have formal authority over the same land and people; system of shared power between units of government
  3. c a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the central government
  4. d an 1819 Supreme Court decision that established the supremacy of the national governmnet over state governments
  5. e federal grants given more or less authomatically to states or communities to support broad programs in areas such as community development and social services

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the workings of the federal system; the entire set of interactions among national, state, and local governments
  2. a clause in Article IV, Section 2, of the Constitution according citizens of each state most of the privileges of citizens of other states
  3. a system of government in which both the states and the national government remain supreme within their own spheres, each responsible for some policies
  4. 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
  5. a system of government in which powers and policy assignments are shared between states and the national government

5 True/False questions

  1. enumerated powerspowers of the federal government that are specifically addressed in the Constitution

          

  2. categorical grantsfederal categorical grants given for specific purposes and awarded on the basis of the merits of applications

          

  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. project grantsfederal categorical grants given for specific purposes and awarded on the basis of the merits of applications

          

  5. formula grantsfederal categorical grants given for specific purposes and awarded on the basis of the merits of applications

          

Create Set