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CE.7 State Government

Quiz by Thomas Calder

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9 questions
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  • Q1
    The Virginia General Assembly and the United States Congress are ___________ legislatures because they have two houses.
    scramble://bicameral
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  • Q2
    Which level of government controls all powers of local government in Virginia?
    national (federal)
    state
    continental
    local
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  • Q3
    Which branch of Virginia government makes laws for Virginia and approves biennial (2-year) budget?
    Legislative
    Executive
    Judicial
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  • Q4
    The powers and responsibilities of the legislative, executive and judicial branches at both the national and state levels are –
    limited
    useful
    absolute
    unquestionable
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  • Q5
    In the Virginia court system, which court may or may not have a jury and has jurisdiction over Juvenile, family cases, small claims, and misdemeanors?
    Appeals Court
    Supreme Court
    General District Court
    Circuit Court
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  • Q6
    In regards to Congress, what does "implied powers" mean?
    Controlled by the president
    Specifically listed and written in the Constitution
    Used to carry out expressed powers
    Interpreted by the Supreme Court
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  • Q7
    The power of the supreme courts of the United States and Virginia to determine the constitutionality of laws and acts of the executive branch of government is called what?
    Executive Review
    Probable Cause
    Judicial Review
    Due Process
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  • Q8
    What is the name of the Virginia legislature?
    Supreme Committee
    Congress
    General Assembly
    Parliament
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  • Q9
    The primary issues of focus for the Virginia Legislature are education, public health and the state budget.
    true
    false
    True or False
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