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  • 1. 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 ANYTHING The Judicial Branch The U.S. Constitution The Executive Branch The Legislative Branch
  • 2. What principle states that the government gets permission to rule from the people?
  • 3. Consent of the governed
  • 4. The 2 nd Amendment protects:
  • 5. People who own guns
  • 6. The principle of government that divides powers between the three branches is:
  • 7. Checks and Balances
  • 8. Who gives the government its power in limited government?
  • 9. The people
  • 10. The powers not given to the national government by the Constitution of the United States of America are reserved for:
  • 11. the states
  • 12. What was the most important outcome of Marbury v. Madison ?
  • 13. It established the principal of judicial review.
  • 14. What is the primary responsibility of the Judicial Branch?
  • 15. to interpret laws
  • 16. Once appointed to the Supreme Court, how long does a justice serve?
  • 17. Lifetime Term
  • 18. Who is the current Supreme Court Chief Justice?
  • 19. John Roberts
  • 20. Name one court that has appellate jurisdiction…
  • 21. Supreme Court or Court of Appeals
  • 22. The United States Supreme Court and the Virginia Supreme Court both have the power of judicial review. What is judicial review?
  • 23. they can declare laws and acts unconstitutional
  • 24. What are the first 10 amendments in the Constitution known as?
  • 25. The Bill of Rights
  • 26. Where are the powers of the Legislative Branch defined?
  • 27. Article 1
  • 28. What is the first part of the Constitution called?
  • 29. The Preamble
  • 30. To date, ________ amendments have been added to the Constitution of the United States of America.
  • 31. 27
  • 32. How many ARTICLES are there in the Constitution?
  • 33. 7
  • 34. What is the major responsibility of the Executive Branch?
  • 35. To enforce laws
  • 36. Who are the two people in charge of the Executive Branch?
  • 37. The President & Vice-President
  • 38. If a President lies under oath, Congress may ______________, or remove him from office.
  • 39. impeach
  • 40. How does a bill become a law even if a President uses his veto power?
  • 41. 2/3 of both houses can override the veto.
  • 42. Where are the powers of the Executive Branch defined?
  • 43. Article 2
  • 44. What is the major responsibility of the Legislative Branch?
  • 45. To make laws
  • 46. What does the term Bicameral mean?
  • 47. Two houses
  • 48. What document defines the powers and responsibilities of each branch of government?
  • 49. The U.S. Constitution
  • 50. What form of government divides power between state and national governments?
  • 51. Federalism
  • 52. After a bill goes to the Senate or House for debate the next step is..
  • 53. … It needs a majority vote of both houses of Congress