history

Why did an enumerated power of the judicial branch, in combination with the opinion in Marbury v. Madison, lead some to question the authority of the Supreme Court?

a)The power to prosecute treason established by the Constitution conflicted with the Supreme Court's establishment of judicial review in the case.

b)The even number of justices on the Supreme Court as listed in the Constitution created a situation in which judicial review could lead to a tied court.

c)The long tenure granted the justices of the Supreme Court in the Constitution, combined with judicial review, made it difficult for other branches to check the judiciary's power.

d)The jurisdiction set forth for the Supreme Court by the Constitution was expanded by the case, leaving the judiciary as a significantly more powerful branch of government than the others.

i think it is c.

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. I agree.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
    👤
    Ms. Sue

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Social Studies

    Which of the following was one way the Constitution attempted to reconcile a weakness of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) The Constitution gave more power to the states. The Constitution provided a more centralized

  2. U.S. History

    which of the following was not a weakness of the articles of confederation (1781-1789)? A) a week "league of friendship" among the states B) the requirement of unanimous approval by all 13 states for amendments C) no judicial

  3. History

    1. Which of the following is not one of the three branches of the federal government? A. constitutional Branch*** B. executive branch C. judicial branch D. legislative branch 2. Which of these jobs is in the executive branch? A.

  4. Civics

    I'm not looking for answers I just want to check mine. 1. Which branch of government has the power to make laws A. Executive B. Federal C. Judicial D Legislative*** 2. Which of the following is an example of checks and balances?

  1. American Governent

    1. What type of power does the Constitution grant to the Supreme Court? (1 point) executive power federal power judicial power legislative power 2. Which are examples of judicial restraint in the Supreme Court? Select all that

  2. American Government

    1. how is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. it has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. it enforces the laws along with the president*** c. it creates laws like the

  3. Government

    1. How is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. It has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. It enforces the laws along with the president. c It creates laws like the

  4. American Government

    Which statement best explains the oversight function of congressional committees? It protects the president from overreach by the Senate and the House. It is one of the checks the legislative branch holds over the executive

  1. history

    The ambassador to a strategically important country was recently discovered engaging in illegal activities in that country. Diplomatic immunity prevents the diplomat from being arrested there, but the activity has enraged the

  2. history/social studies

    Of the following statements, which one best represents the role of the judicial branch of government? A. The judicial branch tries government employees that are accused of committing a crime. *my answer* B. The judicial branch has

  3. history

    12. Read this excerpt from the U.S. Constitution. To declare War, grant Letter of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of money to that Use

  4. american government

    which of the following gives congress the power to fund parts of the executive branch such as the department of education? A. eminent domain B. judicial powers C. strict constructionists of the constitution D. necessary and proper

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.