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4. This decision gives the Supreme Court the authority to decide on the constitutionality of government actions. (Points : 3)

Brown v. Board of Education

Marbury v. Madison

Gibbons v. Ogden

McCulloch v. Maryland

5. This decision gives the Congress certain powers which are "necessary and proper,' even though they are not stated in the Constitution. (Points : 3)

Miranda v. Arizona

Marbury v. Madison

Plessy v. Ferguson

McCulloch v. Maryland

6. This decision regarding abortion is an ongoing issue between conservatives and liberals, and always "surfaces" during presidential elections, and whenever there is a nomination to the Supreme Court. (Points : 3)

United States v. Nixon

Griswold v. Connecticut

Roe v. Wade

Miller v. California

7. In the case of Bush v. Gore (2000), the issue was (Points : 3)

the death penalty.

the burning of the American flag.

the Florida election results.

the president's authority, which extends "above the law."

8. The decision in the case of Miller v. California determined that which of the following is not protected by the 1st Amendment? (Points : 3)

obscenity

school choice

Bible reading in public places

televised performances at public events such as a Super Bowl Game

9. This court decision has resulted in the reading of rights as part of the arrest procedure. (Points : 3)

Miranda v. Arizona

Marbury v. Madison

Plessy v. Ferguson

McCulloch v. Maryland

10. The case of Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971) determined that government aid to church-related schools must (Points : 3)

have a non-religious purpose.

be a lesser amount than provided to public schools in the same district.

be limited to colleges and universities.

equal the allocation to public schools in a fiscal year.

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    4. Marbury vs. Madison (judicial review)

    5. McCullough vs. Maryland

    6. Roe vs. Wade

    7. The Florida election results

    8. (not really sure but I think:) obscenity

    9. Miranda vs. Arizona ("Miranda Rights")

    10. (not really sure but i think:) equal the allocation to public schools in a fiscal year

    Source(s): high school government class
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