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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) US Government Questions

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Grade 9 :: US Government by Judy0903
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
  1. the Bill of Rights
  2. The Preamble
  3. Freedom of Speech
  4. A petition
Grade 9 :: US Government by SPekrul
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Which power has the ability to interpret laws?
  1. Legislative power
  2. Judicial power
  3. Executive power
  4. Presidential power
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Who gives all government power to function?
  1. The people
  2. The president
  3. The judges
  4. Lawyers
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Which power has the ability to enforce laws?
  1. Legislative power
  2. Judicial power
  3. Executive power
  4. Presidential power
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Which power has the ability to make laws?
  1. Legislative power
  2. Judicial power
  3. Executive power
  4. Presidential power
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Who rules in a democracy?
  1. Governors
  2. The citizens
  3. President
  4. Congressmen
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
What single function can not be left out in a democracy?
  1. Paying taxes
  2. Law making
  3. Death penalty
  4. Voting
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Who is the author of the Declaration of Independence?
  1. George Washington
  2. Thomas Jefferson
  3. Ben Franklin
  4. John F. Kennedy
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
What is government?
  1. A group that controls another group
  2. The people in charge
  3. The institution through which society enforces public policies.
  4. Citizens
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
What purpose was the Declaration of Independence?
  1. To show the world American was breaking from England
  2. To govern the states.
  3. to give the states a Bill of Rights.
  4. To start the Civil War.
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Who is the leader of the Judicial Branch of government?
  1. President
  2. Supreme Court Justices
  3. Sheriff
  4. Congress
Grade 9 :: US Government by billycamps
The form of government in the United States is
  1. monarchy
  2. dictatorship
  3. direct democracy
  4. constitutional republic
Grade 9 :: US Government by jmorrisatco
Grade 9 :: US Government by billycamps
The amount of representative each state receives in the House is determined by
  1. number of voters in that state.
  2. population of the state.
  3. how many representatives are elected in that state.
  4. area of the state.
Grade 9 :: Georgia by tallygirl68
State insect of Georgia is.
  1. Fly
  2. Honey Bee
  3. Flea
  4. Bumble Bee
Grade 9 :: Tennessee by dianam
The Tennessee Valley Authority did what to the region it covered?
  1. taught workers how to make money
  2. improved the region's low standard of living
  3. taught children to read
  4. brought electricity to California
Grade 9 :: US Government by Semper4u72

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What is the 4th Amendment to the Bill of Rights?
  1. Freedom of Religion
  2. The Right to bear Arms
  3. Freedom from Unreasonable Search & Serizure
  4. The Right to a Lawyer
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