How Well Do You Know The Constitution ?
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What was our country's first Constitution called?
  • The Articles of Confederation
  • The Declaration of Independence
  • The Federalist Papers
  • The Emancipation Proclamation

Who makes the laws for the United States?
  • The President
  • The Senate
  • Congress
  • The Supreme Court

What is the absolute longest amount of time a person can serve as President?
  • 4 Years
  • 8 Years
  • 10 Years
  • 12 Years

A man accused of a crime in court has the right to:
  • An attorney
  • To be tried wherever he wants
  • To have any judge he wants
  • To hear any witness against him
  • Both A and D

What does it mean to invoke the Fifth Amendment?
  • To refuse to testify if it means incriminating oneself
  • To refuse to be tried again in court
  • To demand a grand jury
  • To request an appeal to a case

Who was our first Vice President?
  • Alexander Hamilton
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • John Adams

What is Bill of Rights?
  • The First Ten Amendments
  • The Fifteenth Amendment
  • The Entire Consitution
  • All of the Amendments

Who will be acting President if neither the President nor the Vice President can serve?
  • The Chief Justice
  • The Speaker of the House
  • The Elected President of the Senate
  • The Secretary of State

Who is the major department head appointed by the President to deal with foreign countries?
  • The Secretary of Defense
  • The Secretary of Commerce
  • The Attorney General
  • The Secretary of State

The President is elected if they...
  • Wins the majority of electoral votes
  • Wins the popular vote
  • Wins the votes from the Congress
  • Wins all of the states votes