Create an account
True/False: The Declaration of Independence was signed after the U.S Constitution was written.
True/False: Patrick Henry and Thomas Jefferson looked after the interest of the common people at the convention.
establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves & our prosperity, and a more perfect union
What are the six(6) goals in the preamble?
True/False: The President of the United States has the power to call Congress into special session
True/False: Senators are elected from the state as a whole; representatives are elected from districts in the state.
True/False: After 10 days, a bill is passed by congress automatically becomes a law if the president does not act and congress is still in session.
True/False: An ex post facto law is a law that makes an act illegal after the act has been committed.
True/False: Congress cannot tax goods being exported from a state, even if the goods are going to a foreign country
True/False: The first amendment allows for the freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition.
What is described in Article 1, section 8 of the Constitution giving Congress broad powers to write laws about new situations?
True/False: The largest U.S. state is Texas (in terms or population) receiving the most electoral votes
True/False: The Constitution allows for laws to be made on subjects that did not even exist in 1787
True/False: The constitution states that there can be no adjustments to legislative districts based on census
True/False: The building in which the constitutional convention met is called independence hall
True/False: Patrick Henry and Thomas Jefferson were responsible for looking after the interests of the common man at the constitutional convention
True/False:After 10 days, a bill passed by congress automatically becomes a law if the president doesn't act and congress is still in session
True/False: Supervising the coining and printing of money is the job of the treasury department
True/False: An ex post facto law is a law that makes something illegal after the act has been committed
True/False: congress may not tax goods being exported from a state, even if the goods are going to a foreign country
True/False: States must treat the citizens of other states the same way it treats its own citizens
True/False: The 26th amendment allows 18 year olds to vote in their federal and state elections
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together