Georgia Government
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  • Question 1
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    Q. When each branch has distinct powers that cannot be taken away by the others is known as
    answer choices
    Judicial Review
    Separation of Powers
    Veto
    Council
  • Question 2
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    Q. When each branch is able to check on other branches to ensure one does not become too powerful
    answer choices
    Judicial Review
    Separation of Powers
    Checks and Balances
    Veto
  • Question 3
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    Q. Who is the second highest official in Georgia after the governor?
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    Floor Speaker
    Minority Leader
    Majority Leader
    Lt. Governor
  • Question 4
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    Q.  Which is NOT a qualification for voting in Georgia?
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    must be 18 years old
    must be a US citizen
    Pay all taxes prior to voting
    must be a resident of GA and the district your voting in
  • Question 5
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    Q. You must be 30 years old, GA resident for 6 years, & US citizen for 15 years to hold what offices...
    answer choices
    State House of Reps. Member
    State Senator
    U.S. Senator
    Governor and Lt. Governor
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which is NOT a department of the Executive branch?
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    Department of Education
    Department of Health Services 
    Department of Public Safety
    Department of Transportation
  • Question 7
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    Q. When the governor vetoes a bill, it is an example of ________. 
    answer choices
    Separation of Powers
    Checks and Balances
    Judicial Review
    Balancing the Budget
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which branch of Georgia's government is called the General Assembly and creates laws?
    answer choices
    Executive
    Legislative
    Judicial
    Criminal Justice
  • Question 9
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    Q. You must be at least 25 years old, a US citizen, and a GA resident for 2 years to be eligible for what government office?
    answer choices
    Governor
    Georgia Senator
    US House of Representative
    Lt. Governor
  • Question 10
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    Q. Which branch of GA government is headed by the GA Supreme Court and interprets laws?
    answer choices
    Executive
    Legislative
    Judicial
    Criminal Justice
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. When the State Supreme Court rules a law unconstitutional, they have participated in __________ and _________. 
    answer choices
    Judicial Review and Separation of Powers
    Checks and Balances and Criminal Justice
    Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances
    Judicial Review and Checks and Balances
  • Question 12
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    Q. Which branch of government is headed by the governor and enforces laws?
    answer choices
    Executive
    Legislative
    Judicial
    Criminal Justice
  • Question 13
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    Q. Which court is known as the "paperwork" court?
    answer choices
    Magistrate
    State
    Probate
    Superior
  • Question 14
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    Q. Which of Georgia's courts hears small civil cases?
    answer choices
    Magistrate
    State
    Superior
    Court of Appeals
  • Question 15
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    Q. Which of Georgia's courts hears smaller criminal cases (misdemeanors) and larger civil cases?
    answer choices
    Magistrate
    Superior
    State
    Probate
  • Question 16
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    Q. Which of Georgia's courts hears larger criminal cases (felonies)?
    answer choices
    Magistrate
    Superior
    State
    Probate
  • Question 17
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    Q. What is the highest court in Georgia's justice system?
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    Court of Appeals
    Supreme Court
    Superior
    State
  • Question 18
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    Q. Which of the following courts is known as an Appellate Court?
    answer choices
    Magistrate
    Court of Appeals
    Probate
    Superior
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