History test please help :)?

1. The United States form of government is (1 point)

an oligarchy.

a totalitarian government.

constitutional republic.

an autocracy.

2. Signed by the Pilgrims in 1620, this item was the first American government document. (1 point)Constitution

Mayflower Compact

Petition of Rights

Magna Carta

3. This concept is the basis of the Constitution. (1 point)

popular sovereignty

Supreme Court justice

congressional powers

executive privilege

4. The presiding officer of the House is the (1 point)

Speaker.

majority whip.

majority leader.

Senate leader.

5. The president of the Senate is the (1 point)

Speaker.

House leader.

majority leader.

vice president.

6. These are the key power centers in Congress. (1 point)

hearings

committees

sessions

caucuses

7. Most of the federal government's spending money comes from (1 point)

uncontrollables.

special-interest groups.

taxes.

entitlements.

8. Lobbyists and these special-interests groups try to influence lawmakers' votes. (1 point)

conferees

PACs

riders

whips

9. This is a constitutional power of Congress. (1 point)

override

pardon

mandate

line-item veto

10. The decision in this Supreme Court case changed law enforcement across the nation. (1 point)Miranda v. Arizona

Marbury v. Madison

Plessy v. Ferguson

Train v. City of New York

11. A Supreme Court decision sets a (1 point)

precedent.

judicial circuit.

trial court date.

state court jurisdiction.

12. The Constitution grants these powers to the national government. (1 point)

delegated powers

supremacy powers

reserved powers

denied powers

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  • 8 years ago
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    1. constitutional republic 2. Mayflower Compact 3.popular sovereignty 4. Speaker 5. vice president 6. committees 7. taxes 8. PACs 9. override 10. Miranda v. Arizona 11. precedent 12. delegated powers

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    History test please help :)?

    1. The United States form of government is (1 point)

    an oligarchy.

    a totalitarian government.

    constitutional republic.

    an autocracy.

    2. Signed by the Pilgrims in 1620, this item was the first American government document. (1 point)Constitution

    Mayflower Compact

    Petition of...

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  • waltz
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    4 years ago

    Signed In 1620 By The Pilgrims

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