Integrated Spring Final Question Preview (ID: 37542)

Part One.

The term of when there is NO government, is what?
a) Oligarchy
b) Anarchy
c) Democracy
d) Moligarchy

Humans have not found a way to live in society without conflict, therefore governments must:
a) Maintain social order.
b) Provide public service.
c) Provide national security.
d) Make economic decisions.

When the government steps in and does things that normally we would not do ourselves, such as putting in sewer systems, is considered what?
a) Maintaining social order.
b) Providing public service.
c) Providing national security.
d) Making economic decisions.

Queen Elizabeth will pass on her power to her son, Prince Charles. When Prince Charles dies, Prince William becomes king. In this type of hereditary transition of power, what type of government is it?
a) Democracy
b) Monarchy
c) Communism
d) Anarchy

America is an example of:
a) Monarchy
b) Direct Democracy
c) Dictatorship
d) Representative Democracy

This philosopher wrote about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
a) John Locke
b) Voltaire
c) Thomas Hobbes
d) Charles de Montesquieu

This event was caused when one British soldier opened fire on a crowd of angry colonists.
a) Boston Tea Party
b) Lexington and Concord
c) French and Indian War
d) Boston Massacre

The Articles of Confederation were weak for several reasons, including:
a) The federal government had no authority to collect taxes.
b) Revolutionary war soldiers weren’t getting paid.
c) Huge amount of debt.
d) All of the above are true.

The Virginia Plan and the New Jersey plan were compromised in what bill?
a) The New York Plan
b) The Congress Compromise
c) The Connecticut Compromise
d) The Delaware Compromise

What is the purpose of the preamble?
a) To explain why the Articles of Confederation had to end.
b) To explain why the founding fathers created the government we have.
c) To describe what the founding fathers hoped would happen as a result of our government.
d) To summarize what we believe as a nation.

The amount of representatives for the House of Representatives is based on:
a) Population
b) 2 for every state
c) How many counties there are in that state.
d) 4 for every state.

The House representative for Shelby County is:
a) Mitch McConnell
b) Rand Paul
c) Matt Bevin
d) Thomas Massie

Supreme court justices serve until:
a) Resignation
b) Death
c) Impeachment
d) All of the above are true.

Which president broke the tradition of serving 2 terms?
a) Franklin Delano Roosevelt
b) George Washington
c) Herbert Hoover
d) Theodore Roosevelt

All of the following are requirements by the constitution to be president, EXCEPT:
a) Be 35 years old.
b) Born in the US.
c) Work as a senator or representative.
d) Live in the US for 14 years before taking office.

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