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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Legislative Branch Questions

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Grade 5 Legislative Branch
What other term is used to refer to the LEGISLATIVE branch?
  1. The President and Vice President of the United States
  2. Congress
  3. Judicial branch
  4. checks and balances
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
A member of the Senate serves for 2 years.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Which branch of government writes laws?
  1. Legislative Branch
  2. Judicial Branch
  3. Executive Branch
  4. Political Branch
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
The number of representatives each state has in the House of Representatives depends on the state's                        .
  1. population
  2. size
  3. location in the country
  4. climate
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Which of the following does Congress not do?
  1. regulate trade and currency
  2. appoint judges
  3. make laws
  4. declare war
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
The length of a Congressman/Congresswoman's term in office is                
  1. 4 years
  2. a lifetime
  3. 8 years
  4. 2 years
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Why do some states have more Representatives than other states?
  1. because of the size of the state
  2. because of the amount money each state makes
  3. because of the state's population
  4. because of the amount of goods and services per state
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
How many total U.S. Senators are there?
  1. 90
  2. 435
  3. 100
  4. 80
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
The lawmaking branch of the government is known as the ---
  1. executive branch.
  2. judicial branch.
  3. congressional branch.
  4. legislative branch.
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Once a Bill has co-sponsors, it goes to?
  1. Congress
  2. Sub-Committee
  3. House of Representatives
  4. Assembly Floor
  5. Senate
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Some states have more Representatives than other states because of the
  1. size of the state.
  2. amount money each state makes.
  3. state's population.
  4. amount of goods and services per state.
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
Who does a U.S. Senator represent?
  1. the nation
  2. the people of the state
  3. multiple states
  4. none of the above
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
A member of the House of Representatives serves for 4 years
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Legislative Branch
What does the word "Bicameral" mean
  1. Two sides, or two branches
  2. Two people, or two bodies
  3. Two decisions
  4. None of the above
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