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what is the supreme law of the land?

The Constitution

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What does the Constitution do ?

set up the government, defines the government

protect the basic right of Americans.

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First three words of the constitution,

We the people

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What do we call the first Ten Amendments to the constitution?

The bill of rights.

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What is one right or freedom from the First Amendment

speech religion assembly press petition of government.

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How many Amendments does the Constitution have?

27

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What did the declaration of Independence dom

announced our independence from Great Britain

declared our independence from Great Britain

said that the united staes is free

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what are the rights in the Declaration of Independence

life

liberty

pursuit of happiness

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what is the freedom of religion

you can practice any religion or not practice a religion

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what is economic system in the United States

capitalist economy

market economy

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The house of representative has how many housing members

435

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Who does a US Senator represent

all people of the state

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why do some states have more representatives than other states

because : The state's population. They have more people

some states have more people

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We elect a President for how many years

4

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what month do we vote for the president

November

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what is the name of the US President

Donald J. Trump

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Name of the vice president

Michael R. Pence

MIKE PENCE

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If the President can no longer serve. who does

The Vice President

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If both president and the vice president can no longer serve, who becomes president?

The speaker of the house.

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Who is the Commander in chief of the military

The President

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Who signs bills to become laws

The President

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Who vetoes bill

The President

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What does the President Cabinets do

Advise the president

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What are the two Cabinet Leval Position

Attorney General

Vice President

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what does the Judicial Branch do

Review laws decide. if a law goes against the constitution

explain laws

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What is the highest court in the United States

The Supreme Court

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How Many Justices are on the Supreme court

9

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Who is the Chief Justice of the United States

John G Roberts Jr

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What is one power of the Federal Government

To Create money

declare war

create army

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what is one the power of the state

provide schooling and education, provide protection

provide safety, give a driver license. Approve Zoning and land use

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Who is the governor of your state now

Rick Scott

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What is the capital of your state

Tallahassee

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What are the two Major political parties in the United States

Democratic and Republicans

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What is the Political Party of the President now

Rebuplican

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What is the name of the speaker of the house of Representative now

Paul D Ryan

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Who can vote

citizenship eighteen and over You don't have to pay a poll tax to vote.

Any citizen can vote

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what is one responsibility that is only for a US citizen

Serve on jury

vote in federal elections

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Right only for US citizens

vote in a federal election

run for federal office

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Two Rights of everyone living in the United States

freedom of speech

freedom of religion

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What do we show loyalty to when we say the Pledge of Allegiance

The United States

The flag

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what is the "rule of law"

everyone must follow the law. Leaders must obey the law.

The government must obey the law. No one is above the law

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Branch or part of a government

congress legislative. president . executive. the courts. Judicial

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what stops one branch of government from becoming powerful

checks and balances

separation of powers

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who is a charge of the executive branch

The President

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who makes federal laws

Congress. Senate house {of representaive]

[U.S or national] legislature

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what are the two parts of the US Congress,

The Senate and house { of representatives]

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How many Us Senators are there

100

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we select a U.S Senator for how many years

6

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States Us Senator now

bill nelson

marco rubio

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We elect a U.S Representative for how many years

2

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What is the name of the Speaker of the house of representative now?

Paul D Ryan

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There are four amendments to the Constitution. About who can vote. Describe one of them.

Citizens eighteen and older

Any citizen can vote man or woman

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What is one Promise you make when becoming the United States Citizen

Give up loyalty to other countries

obey the laws of the United States

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How old do citizens have to be to vote for President

18

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What are two ways that American can participate in their democracy

vote

run for office

join a civic group

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when is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms

April 15

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when must all men register for the selective service

between 18 and 26

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what is one Reason colonists came to America

freedom

escape persecution

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who lived in America before the European arrived

American Indians

Native Americans

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What group of people was taken to America and Sold as Slaves

Africans

People from Africa

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Why did the colonist fight the British ?

Because of high taxes

because the British? army stayed at their houses

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Who wrote the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson

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When was the declaration of Independence adopted

July 4 1776

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There were 13 original states Name three

georgia

new york

new jeresy

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What Happen at the Constitutional Convention

The Constitution was written

The founding fathers wrote the constitution

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When was the Constitution written

1787

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The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S Constitution. Name one of the writers

James Madison

Jay John

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What is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for

us diplomat

forst postmaster general of the UNITED STATES

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Who is the father of our country

George Washington

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Who was the first president

George Washington

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What territory did the United States but from France in 1803

The Louisiana territory

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Make one war fought by the United States in the 1800

War of 1812

civil war

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Name the US war between the North and the South

The Civil War

The war between the states

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Name one problem that led to the civil war

Slavery

Economic Reasons

states right

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What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did

freed the slaves

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What did the Emancipation Proclamation do

Freed the slaves

freed slaves in confederacy

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What did Susan B Anthony do

Fought for womens rights

fought for civil rights

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Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s

world war 1

world war 11

korean war

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Who was President during Worls war 1

Woodrow Wilson

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Who was President During the Great Depression and World War 11

Franklin Roosevelt

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who did the United States fight in World war 11

japan Germany Italy

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Before he was President Eisenhower was a gneral . what was was he in

world war 11

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During the Cold War what was the main concern of United States

Communism

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What Movement tried to end racial discrimination

civil rights

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what did Martin Luther KIng do

fought for civil rights

worked for equality for all americans

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What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States

Terrorist attacked the United States

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Name one American Indian Trible in the United States

BLACK FEET

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Name one of the longest rivers in the United States

missouri

mississippi

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What Ocean is on the West Coast of the United States

Pacific Ocean

90

What Ocean is on the east coast of the United States

Atlantic Ocean

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Name one US Territory

Puerto Rico

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Name one State the borders Canada

Maine

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Name one State that borders Mexico

New Mexico

Texas

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What is the Capital of the United States

WASHINGTON dc

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Where is the statue of Liberty

New York harbour

liberty island

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why does the flag have 13 stripes

because there were 13 original colonies

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Why does the flag have 50 stars

because there are 50 states

because there is one star for each state

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What is the name of the national anthem

The star spangled Banner

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when do we celebrate independnece day

july 4

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name two national us holidays

labour day

independence day