RJH American History 8 (Robinson) - MO Constitution
MO Constitution Review
What group of Europeans first settled MO?
Thomas Jefferson bought the Louisiana Purchase from this leader?
These two men were commissioned by Jefferson to find a water route to the Pacific?
Lewis and Clark
What year did MO become a state?
What state became a Free State as part of the MO Compromise?
What city was the first capital of MO?
What city is currently the capital of MO?
During the Civil War did MO officially stay in the Union?
When was MO's current constitution passed?
The General Assembly is the name for what branch of government in MO?
Districts in MO change every 10 years due to what?
The MO Senate has how many members?
Who is the presiding officer of the MO Senate?
Who votes to break a tie in the MO Senate?
A MO State Senator must be at least how old?
How long is the term of a MO State Senator?
The MO House of Reps has how many members?
Who is the presiding officer of the MO House?
A MO House member must be at least how old?
Who starts the impeachment process in MO?
How long is the term of a MO State Representative?
Term limits limit members to how many years in the Senate?
Term limits limit members to how many years in the House of Reps?
Term limits limit members to how many years in the General Assembly?
A member of the General Assembly can be expelled by what fraction of a vote?
Who is head of the Executive Branch in the state of MO?
How long is the term of the Governor?
The governor is limited to how many terms?
How long is the term of the Lt. Governor?
Can the Governor and Lt. Governor be from separate parties?
If the Governor were to die who would take his place?
What state officer is in charge of elections?
Secretary of State
Who is the top law officer in the state?
What state officer is in charge of state funds?
What state officer is in charge of checking on other state agencies?
Who is head of the Judicial Branch in the state of MO?
MO Supreme Court
The MO Supreme Court has how many justices?
In MO who appoints MO Supreme Court justices?
How long is the term of a MO Supreme Court Justice?
In what 3 MO cities are there Courts of Appeals?
St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield
What court deals with a murder case?
What court deals with settling an estate or will?
How old must you be to vote in MO?
To be a qualified voter there you must live in a district how long?
Who is in charge of county government?
Who votes to elect the mayor of the town?
Wards elect members to represent them on what?
How many US Senators does MO have?
How many US Representatives does MO have?
How many electoral votes does MO have?