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How Long is the Governor term of office
a) 4 years
b) 1 year
c) 2 years
d) 3 years

The separation of power between the State and the Federal Governments is known as
a) Preamble
b) federalism
c) charter government
d) nationalism

The legislative body of Virginia (House of Delegates &Virginia Senate) is known as-
a) Congress
b) General Assembly
c) House of Burgesses
d) Parliament

What document contains the rules for separation of powers known as Federalism?
a) Preamble
b) Constitution of the Commonwealth of Virginia
c) Articles of Declaration
d) Constitution of the United States of America

If a power is not specifically given to the national government it is then given to the-
a) local authorities
b) regional branch
c) states
d) judicial branch

Which branch of state government collects and levy taxes?
a) Legislative
b) Regional
c) Local
d) Executive

The governor gets his formal powers from the-
a) Articles of Declaration
b) Constitution of the United States of America
c) Virginia Constitution
d) Legislative Branch

Tension can arise when the federal government mandates a state to take action without-
a) specialized training
b) state permission
c) state representation
d) adequate (enough) funding

Who does the governor appoint to oversee certain function of the state government?
a) members of the House of Delegates
b) members of the court system
c) members of the cabinet
d) members of the Senate

What is the order of courts in Virginia from highest to the lowest?
a) Court of appeals, Circuit courts, District courts, Supreme Court
b) Supreme Court Court of appeals Circuit courts District courts

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