Separation of Powers
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  • Question 1
    900 seconds
    Q.

    The Checks and Balances power used by the Judicial Branch to look at a law to see if it is unconstitutional is called......

    answer choices

    Presidential Veto

    Impeachment

    Judicial Review

    Appointment Power

  • Question 2
    900 seconds
    Q. Who has the power to appoint a Supreme Court Judge, when there is an open spot  on the court?
    answer choices
    Legislature
    Citizens
    President
    Congress
  • Question 3
    900 seconds
    Q. Congress is divided into two parts, the  _____________ and the _______________.
    answer choices
    Senate and House of Burgess
    White House and Senate
    President and Vice-President
    Senate and House of Representatives
  • Question 4
    900 seconds
    Q. The theory of government where one branch has power to keep another branch of government from becoming too powerful is called?
    answer choices
    Separation of Powers
    Checks and Balances
    Limited Government
    Constitutional Government
  • Question 5
    900 seconds
    Q. The Checks and Balance Power used by the President (Executive Branch) against the Legislative Branch when the President does NOT like a Law passed by the Legislative Branch is called.........
    answer choices
    Presidential Veto
    Impeachment
    Judicial Review (optional)
    Appointment Power
  • Question 6
    900 seconds
    Q. Under Checks and Balance, which branch of government can over ride a Presidential Veto?
    answer choices
    Judicial Branch
    Legislative Branch
    Executive Branch
    Elective Branch
  • Question 7
    900 seconds
    Q. The Checks & Balances power used by the Legislative Branch to REMOVE a President from office if the President is committing criminal acts is called.......
    answer choices
    Presidential Veto
    Impeachment
    Judicial Review
    Appointment Power
  • Question 8
    900 seconds
    Q. The President of the United States is in which branch of government? 
    answer choices
    Legislative Branch
    Judicial Branch
    Elective Brfanch
    Executive Branch
  • Question 9
    900 seconds
    Q. Which branch makes the Laws?
    answer choices
    Executive Branch
    Legislative Branch
    Judicial Branch
    Elective Branch
  • Question 10
    900 seconds
    Q. Congress is in what branch of government?
    answer choices
    Executive Branch
    Elective Branch
    Legislative Branch
    Judicial Branch
  • Question 11
    900 seconds
    Q. A form of government based on a written set of laws (the Constitution) to which all citizens agree, is called?
    answer choices
    Limited Government
    Three Branch Government
    Constitutional Government
    Monarchy
  • Question 12
    900 seconds
    Q. Dividing the government into 3 specific branches is called?
    answer choices
    Checks and Balances
    Tri-Government Balance
    Pyramid of Power
    Separation of Powers
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