The Intolerable Acts led to most directly to which event?
A. Stamp Act Congress
B. Constitutional Convention
C. First Continental Congress
D. Second Continental Congress
The Framers Included the Supremacy Clause in the Constitution for the purpose of?
A. giving the federal government complete authority over all actions of state governments
B. making the individual state governments more powerful than the federal government
C. helping to settle disputes between different levels of government in the federal system.
D. making the Supreme Court the most powerful branch of the federal government.
Which of the following powers is concurrent power shared by both the federal government and the state governments ?
A. making treaties or forming alliances with foreign governments
B. regulating public utilities such as gas or electric power
C. levying and collecting taxes from businesses and citizens
D. Collecting duties or tariffs on imported goods
The necessary and proper clause, shown below, is used to justify what category of government powers in the federal system?
"Congress has the power to make all laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution for foregoing powers and all other powers vested by this Constitution in the Governement of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof."
A. the power reserved to the states
B. the implies powers of the federal government
C. the inherent powers of the federal government
D. the exclusive powers of the federal governments and the states
Identify which fact about the amendment process best supports this quotation from the textbook.
"The formal amendment process emphasizes the federal character of the governmental system"
A. Amending the constitution is a complex process
B. Congress sends very few amendments on to the states for consideration
C. the chief executive had the ability to influence te amendment process
D. The national and state governments must work together to propose and ratify a constitutional amendment.
1. A: Athens was a direct democracy in which citizens voted on laws themselves
2. C: Separation of power
3. C: The relationship between the executive and legislative branches
4. B: Maintaining national armed forces
5. B: By violating the social contract with colonists, the king has lost his authority to rule
6. D: People are born with certain rights that no one can take from them
7. C: First Continental Congress
8. C: Helping to settle disputes between different levels of government in the federal system
9. C: Levying and collecting taxes from businesses and citizens
10. B: The implied powers of the federal government
11. D: The national and state governments must work together to propose and ratify a constitutional amendment
12. D: The expressed powers of the legislative branch
13. C: The judicial branch limiting the executive branch
14. A: Judicial review
15. C: The Framers of the Constitution though it was important to have a national judiciary
16. C: A general listing of the rights of the people were added to it
17. B: Marrying a citizen of a foreign country
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