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The US Government questions below are in the following grade levels: Kindergarten
Grades: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 College Graduate Continuing Education
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Grade 3 :: US Government by GraceT
What is an example of "consent of the goverened?"
  1. All children must go to school.
  2. Voting for a person to be a leader in the community.
  3. All citizens must pay taxes.
  4. Being a good citizen.
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 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 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 5 :: US Government by Ureesha
Local, state, and federal governments require citizens to pay money for public goods and services. This is called
  1. sales tax
  2. taxes
  3. laws
  4. responsibilities of a citizen
Grade 6 :: US Government by MrsBrittFelder205
                        are limits that keep the government's power under control.
  1. Checks and Balances
  2. Consent of the Governed
  3. Rule of Law
  4. Individual Rights
Grade 3 :: US Government by cottageowner
Public Discourse is                                                                                  
  1. when people talk about their personal problems
  2. an argument between two people
  3. an argument in a community
  4. when people in a community talk about a shared problem and decide on a a solution
Grade 6 :: US Government by RoseKnowles
The body of laws by which a country is governed is its               .
  1. constitution
  2. colony
  3. constituency
  4. government
Grade 7 :: US Government by NoahSJ
Government has a part in our lives by :
  1. paying for our roads
  2. giving us public schools
  3. having us pay taxes
  4. all of the above
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 4 :: US Government by stevenshomeschool
Under the constitution no state law may break what?
  1. Federal Law
  2. Dishes
  3. Supreme Law
  4. United Law
Grade 7 :: US Government by DrWho
What do we call the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution?
  1. Articles of the Constitution
  2. Articles of the Confederation
  3. Branches of government
  4. Bill of Rights
None :: US Government by DellBell
The Supreme Court belongs to the                branch of the government.
  1. judicial
  2. federal
  3. legislative
  4. executive
None :: US Government by DellBell
The President belongs to the                 branch of government.
  1. legislative
  2. federal
  3. executive
  4. judicial
Grade 3 :: US Government by janierouse1
What is the branch of government that makes the laws?
  1. Legislative
  2. Judicial
  3. Executive
Grade 3 :: US Government by janierouse1
The President and Congress are part of the
  1. national government
  2. state government
  3. Supreme Court
  4. Smithsonian Institution
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