Civics
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the best definition of Civics?
    answer choices
    the study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
    the study of the rights and duties of the clergy.
    the study of the rights and duties of media.
    the study of the rights and duties of warfare.
  • Question 2
    120 seconds
    Q. Why is community service important in a democratic nation?
    answer choices
    It helps businesses find and train new employees
    It addresses local needs and serves the public good
    It lowers unemployment by giving jobs to volunteers
    It removes the national government's duty to improve society
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q. Which person is eligible to register to vote in the state of Virginia?
    answer choices
    Alyssa
    Ranjan
    Carla
    Rick
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following protects the right of Americans to publish newspapers, magazines, and books?
    answer choices
    states' rights
    freedom of religion
    freedom of the press
    separation of powers
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Every American citizen gets to enjoy the rights guaranteed by the ______________________.
    answer choices
    Declaration of Independence
    U.S. Constitution
    Emancipation Proclamation
    Articles of Confederation
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. The first 10 Amendments in the US Constitution are known as the ______________________.
    answer choices
    Halifax Resolves
    Bill of Rights
    Jim Crow laws
    Suffrage Amendments
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. The _______Amendment to the US Constitution expanded the definition to include anyone that was born in the United States.
    answer choices
    13th
    14th
    15th
    19th
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is not an example of a civic responsibility?
    answer choices
    paying taxes
    going to church
    obeying the law
    serving on juries
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Citizens in communist societies are expected to actively participate in government.
    answer choices
    TRUE
    FALSE
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Voting is______________________ responsibility in a democratic government.
    answer choices
    an encouraged
    a mandatory
    a nonessential
    an unimportant
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. In a democracy where does its power come from?
    answer choices
    the president
    the people
    the legislators
    the courts
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Being an informed citizen does not have an impact on how government works.
    answer choices
    TRUE
    FALSE
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the process of becoming a U.S. citizen called?
    answer choices
    Immigration
    Assimilation
    Urbanization
    Naturalization
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. What is one requirement in order to become a citizen  of the United States?
    answer choices
    Be related to a US citizen.
    Be able to pass a citizenship test
    Be able to pass a health exam
    Be prepare to join the military
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Registering to vote, voting at all government levels,
    attending government meetings, signing a petition, and contacting representatives are all protected by which Constitutional Amendment?
    answer choices
    1st
    2nd
    13th
    14th
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. The 15th, 19th, and 26th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution are all related to ________.
    answer choices
    terrorism
    suffrage
    federalism
    integration
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is not a requirement to vote in the United States?
    answer choices
    You must be a citizen with no felonies.
    You must be registered to vote
    You must be at least 18 years of age
    You must have a valid driver's license
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Most elections take place the Tuesday after the first Monday in _______________.
    answer choices
    September
    October
    November
    December
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. You don't have to physically be present to cast your vote.
    answer choices
    TRUE
    FALSE
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Voting allows decisions to be made based on:
    answer choices
    What a few people want
    The needs of a small minority
    The opinion of the majority
    What the President thinks best
  • Question 21
    30 seconds
    Q. What might happen if you decide not to vote?
    answer choices
    The government will force you to go and vote.
    You will be fined and face possible jail time.
    You'll give up your say in how government is run.
    Your citizenship will be taken away for one year.
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following people might not be allowed to vote?
    answer choices
    Someone who is out of the country on election day.
    Someone who is only 18 years of age.
    A citizen whose parents were born outside of the U.S.
    A person who has not registered ahead of time.
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