Constitution Test #2

juliannamanore's version from 2016-12-05 03:14

Section 1

Question Answer
How old must a person be to become President?At least 35 years old
How many years does a person have to have lived in the U.S.A. to become President?14 years or more
What other requirement does a person have to achieve to become President?Must be a natural born citizen of the United States
Who must live up to the same requirements as the PresidentVice President and Cabinet (special advisors selected by the President)
Special powers of the PresidentProtect/Defend the constitution, commander in chief of military, grant pardons for crimes, make treaties & agreements with other countries (requires senate approval), make sure laws and court decisions are carried out

Section 2

Question Answer
What are some other members of the Executive Branch?Vice President and the President's cabinet (special advisors selected by the President)
What is the line of succession (next 4 in line)?Vice President, Speaker of HoR, President of Senate, Secretary of State
What is the function of the Executive Branch?Execute or carry out the laws and court decisions
What is the function of the Judicial Branch?Study and interpret the law
How many justices are there on the Supreme Court?9 (8 justices and 1 chief judge)
What is a civil case?Relates to the rights of citizens
What is a criminal case?Relates to crime
Why do we go to State courts?These hear cases involving state laws or the state's constitution. They also deal with disagreements between citizens of the state.
Why do we go to Federal courts?These hear cases involving federal laws, the U.S. constitution, or disputes between the citizens of different states.
What is Judicial review?The power of deciding what is constitutional

Section 3

Question Answer
Who is the current President of the United States?Barack Obama
Who is the current Vice President of the United States?Joe Biden
Who is the Governer of Arizona?Doug Ducey
Who is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court?John G. Roberts, Jr.
What is the political party of the current President?Democrat

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