Constitution Study Guide by Shaunicy Gaston
Terms in this set (41)
Senate House leaders are chosen by
The member of the houses they represent
Who was the first explorers to travel through Illinois?
Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette
What was Louis Joliet?
Was a fur trader.
Jacques Marquette was a..
Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette traveled down the _________ river.
What where the earliest inhabitants in Illinois
What where the Native Americans considered to be.....
What did they use the mounds for?
For a place of worship and burial
The state Illinois was named after what Indian tribe?
The Illiniwek tribe meant?
"The superior men"
Where could the largest remains of this Indian tribe could be found at....
The Cahokia Mounds
Where are the Cahokia Mounds
Cahokia became the first settlement of Illinois in
In 1703 Cahokia became the new settlement of
Kasakaskia became our first state capital in
in 1763 the ______ gained control of the area claimed by French as a result of their victory in the French and Indian war
In 1803,_________ was established off the shoreline of Lake Michigan.
Later on Fort Dearbon became the city of _________.
Chicago is a leading cultural and economic center with a population in excess of ____ million
Illinois became an organized territory in _____
What is the first locations for the state capital buildings
What was the second locations for the state capital buildings
What is the 3rd locations for the States Capital bulidings
Name the the three branches of illinois state government
Legislative , Executive, and Judical
The six offices in the executive branch
1.Governor:Bruce Rauner (R)
2.Lietenant Governor: Evelyn Sanguinetti (R)
3.Attomey General: Lisa Madigan(D)
4.Seretary of State: Jesseie White(D)
5.Comtroller:Lesile Geissler Munger
6.Keepers of states money: Michael Frenchs(D)
Name of senate leader leader
Name of the house leader
Speaker of the house
Can an opposing candidates name appear on the same ballot
White tailed deer 1982
Blue gill 1986
Monarch butterfly 1975
Land of Lincoln 1955
The great seal 1868
White oak 1973
Square Dance 1990
Square dance 1990
State snack food