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Chapter 11 Test - Government
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Which of the following terms favored more federal government and less states power?
Only the people to the United States can pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
The United States government has a balanced budget amendment.
Congress can not tax exports.
Only the President can declare war on a foreign country.
Which of the two houses of Congress has the power to approve treaties and Presidential appointment?
Name the leader of the founders who favored strict construction of the Constitution.
Bankruptcy laws are strictly established by Congress.
Which of the two houses of Congress can try an impeachment?
Which branch can declare war?
Indirect taxes have to be passed on to the consumer at a fixed rate for everyone.
Commerce powers are concurrent powers.
Choose the term which is defined as: when government can purchase private land for public purposes.
Congress and the President share war powers.
Which of the following terms favored less federal government and more states power?
Which of the two houses of Congress can impeach a President?
The expressed powers are the only powers that Congress has.
Congress can determine how high the national debt ceiling can climb.
Which branch has exclusive right to Naturalization and Postal powers in the United States?
Name the leader of the founders who favored liberal construction of the Constitution.
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