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Virginia Government Vocab Sentences

Quiz by Brittney Shilo

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  • Q1

    As a general rule, public school divisions must beg for _____________ funding from the local government.

    commerce

    bicameral 

    emerging

    adequate 

    30s
  • Q2

    The 8th-grade dance at Aylor Middle School is held ____________ in May.

    locality 

    biennially 

    annually 

    mandate 

    30s
  • Q3

    The ________________ leads the justice department for the state of Virginia.

    Attorney General 

    Mayor

    Governor 

    Board of Supervisors 

    30s
  • Q4

    Virginia’s General Assembly is ___________  just like Congress.

    emerging

    biennial 

    mandated

    bicameral 

    30s
  • Q5

    The General Assembly approved the Governor’s _____________ budget.

    biennial 

    commerce

    commonwealth 

    federalism 

    30s
  • Q6

    The actions of elected officials should reflect the will of the ____________ at all times.

    federalism

    citizenry

    manager

    legislation

    30s
  • Q7

    ______________ between Japan and the United States has greatly increased in the past decade.

    legislation 

    commerce

    locality 

    federalism 

    30s
  • Q8

    The __________________ of Virginia is ideally situated in close proximity to the nation’s capital.

    ordinance 

    Clerk of the Circuit Court

    welfare

    Commonwealth

    30s
  • Q9

    Chocolate, _____________ from the seed of the cocoa tree, was used by Maya culture as early as the Sixth Century, C.E.

    mandated

    levied 

    derived 

    emerged

    30s
  • Q10

    A portal opened in front of him and he walked through it, ______________ in what seemed to be Hogsmeade.

    emerging 

    regulating 

    locality 

    Commonwealth 

    30s
  • Q11

    Many of the President’s _________________ decisions have been criticized by his opponents.

    locality

    biennial 

    General Assembly 

    foreign policy 

    30s
  • Q12

    The __________________ passed new legislation limiting the number of required SOL tests for 8th-grade students.

    Commissioner of Revenue and Treasurer 

    Mayor 

    General Assembly 

    Clerk of the Circuit Court 

    30s
  • Q13

    The ______________ supports education and is encouraging school divisions to raise teacher salaries.

    Board of Supervisors 

    Pandemic 

    Sheriff

    Governor 

    30s
  • Q14

    The ____________________ is currently dominated by Republicans, with 88 members.

    Mayor 

    Ordinance 

    foreign policy

    House of Delegates

    30s
  • Q15

    The city police officer knew he was out of his _______________ so he called the county law enforcement for assistance.

    mandate 

    annual 

    jurisdiction 

    foreign policy 

    30s

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