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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) US Government Questions

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Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by abecerra
Referred to as the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution
  1. The Declaration of Independence
  2. Classroom Constitution
  3. Emancipation Proclamation
  4. Bill of Rights
Grade 8 :: States by Jopeterson15
Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by abecerra
When each branch of government holds control over the other two branches
  1. checks and balances
  2. separation of powers
  3. federalism
  4. republicanism
Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by Jopeterson15
The system of power between the states and the national government is called?
  1. Nationalism
  2. Federalism
  3. Concurrent Powers
  4. Reserved Powers
Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by Jopeterson15
The powers given to the national government and listed in the Constitution are
  1. Enumerated Powers
  2. Denied Powers
  3. Reserved Powers
  4. Implied Powers
Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by abecerra
Grade 8 :: States by Jopeterson15
Who does the Governor appoint to help his oversee specific functions of the government?
  1. Attorney General
  2. Lieutenant Governor
  3. Supreme Court Judge
  4. Cabinet Members
Grade 8 :: Legislative Branch by Jopeterson15
The General Assembly is the name of which branch?
  1. Legislative
  2. Executive
  3. Judicial
  4. Congress
Grade 8 :: US Laws and Amendments by abecerra
Powers not specifically defined in the Constitution
  1. separation of powers
  2. limited government
  3. eminent domain
  4. implied powers
Grade 8 :: States by Jopeterson15
Which of the following is true about the Governor?
  1. 2 year term, can serve consecutive terms
  2. 4 year term, can not serve consecutive terms
  3. 4 year term, can serve consecutive terms
  4. 2 year term, can not serve consecutive terms
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