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Grade 5 :: Judicial Branch by krichards05
What branch of government interprets laws to ensure they are Constitutional?
  1. Executive Branch
  2. Legislative Branch
  3. Judicial Branch
  4. Congress
Grade 5 :: Legislative Branch by Vlasov12
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 :: Executive Branch by Vlasov12
If the President can no longer serve, who becomes President?
  1. the Secretary of Treasury
  2. the Vice President
  3. the Secretary of Defense
  4. we hold a new election
Grade 5 :: Colonial Period by rolaharb
Agriculture was more important in the Southern colonies than in the New England colonies because in the Southern colonies the
  1. soil was rocky
  2. rainfall was more predictable
  3. climate was warmer
  4. wind was less damaging
Grade 5 :: Legislative Branch by krichards05
Grade 5 :: African Geography by islandiver
The majority of Egypt is on which continent?
  1. North America
  2. South America
  3. Europe
  4. Asia
  5. Africa
  6. Australia
Grade 5 :: Industrialization by adhicks21
Grade 5 :: Colonial Period by rolaharb
Because of fertile land and a long growing season, plantations in the 13 colonies developed in
  1. The upper Mississipi River valley
  2. The south
  3. The Middle Atlantic region
  4. New England
Grade 5 :: US Government by GinnyToland
Grade 5 :: Colonial Period by rolaharb
Which colony was most influenced by the Quakers?
  1. South Carolina
  2. Vermont
  3. Maryland
  4. Pennsylvania
Grade 5 :: Colonial Period by rolaharb
Which economic activity in New England is agricultural?
  1. mining
  2. farming
  3. fishing
  4. manufacturing
Grade 5 :: US Government by GinnyToland
Which branch of the government makes sure the laws are constitutional?
  1. Executive Branch
  2. Legislative Branch
  3. Judicial Branch
  4. All of the above
Grade 5 :: Industrialization by adhicks21
Choose the four ways that America improved during the Industrial Revolution. (choose 4)
  1. transportation
  2. agriculture
  3. finance
  4. industry
  5. computers
  6. communications
Grade 5 :: Map Components by iandfreds
What is 0 degrees longitude on a map?
  1. Continent
  2. Ocean
  3. Prime Meridian
  4. Equator
Grade 5 :: Industrialization by adhicks21
When did the Industrial Revolution take place?
  1. during the Civil War
  2. from the Civil War to the early 1900s
  3. in the 17th century
  4. in the 1950s and 60s
Grade 5 :: Bodies of Water and Continents by islandiver
Grade 5 :: Colonial Period by engelica
Grade 5 :: Civil War by DellBell
Grade 5 :: US Government by GinnyToland
Which of the following does Congress not do?
  1. regulate trade and currency
  2. appoint judges
  3. make laws
  4. declare war
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