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  1. In which geographic region of Georgia would a rich red soil MOST LIKELY be found?
    Piedmont
  2. The economic climate of GA has made it a favorite of start-up businesses willing to risk an investment in search of profits. What term describes this type of individual?
    Entrepreneur
  3. What right does a juvenile taken into custody in GA have?
    A. representation by a lawyer
    B. no school attendance requirement
    C. mandatory driver's license revocation
    D. trial by jury
    A. representation by a lawyer.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. What change in the voting requirements is under consideration?
    A. voter ID
    B. age requirement of 21
    C. literacy test
    D. poll tax
    A. voter ID
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. When GA changed from an agrarian society to an urban society after WWII, which industry declined?
    A. tourism
    B. real estate
    C. technology
    D. agriculture
    D. agriculture
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. During the early 1800s, what was the MOST important trade item in GA?

    A. slaves
    B. rice
    C. cotton
    D. indigo
    C. cotton
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which August company, founded in 1927, began as a small operation and is now the world's leading tissue manufacturer?

    A. Lilly
    B. Merck
    C. Georgia-Pacific
    D. Weyerhaeuser
    C. Georgia-Pacific
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which statement BEST explains the reason the expansion of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport provides a continued boost to the state's economy?

    A. The airport brings more visitors passing through.
    B. The airport supports the easing of FAA restrictions.
    C. The airport offers fewer international flights.
    D. The airport supports airline deregulation.
    A. The airport brings more visitors passing through.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which governmental institution is MOST LIKELY responsible for regulating community zoning laws?

    A. Regional Planning Board
    B. Georgia Senate
    C. County Commission
    D. City Council
    D. City Council
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. What was the goal of the reapportionment of GA voting districts in the 1970s?

    A. voting equality for Hispanics
    B. voting equality for blacks
    C. improved gerrymandering
    D. voting inequity for all
    B. voting equality for blacks
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Many multinational companies have their headquarters or major facilities located in GA. How does this affect the state economically?

    A. The companies open up international markets for Georgians.
    B. The companies restrict interstate trade items.
    C. The companies force foreclosures and tax sales.
    D. The companies decrease income taxes for Georgians.
    A. The companies open up international markets for Georgians.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Atlanta Life Insurance Company, the largest African American stock-owned insurance company in the country, was begun by which former slave?

    A. Alonzo Herndon
    B. W.E.B. Du Bois
    C. Booker T. Washington
    D. John Burns Hope
    A. Alonzo Herndon
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Which civil rights movement leader was thrust into the national spotlight in the March on Washington?
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  14. Before choosing a city for a professional sports team such as the Atlanta Braves, what are the leagues and owners MOST LIKELY to consider?

    A. percentage of wealthy
    B. transportation
    C. local universities
    D. fan base
    D. fan base
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Since reconstruction, GA has traditionally voted Democratic. With the rise of southern Republicans, who was the first Republican re-elected to the U.S. Senate?

    A. Paul Coverdell
    B. Jimmy Carter
    C. Wyche Fowler
    D. Lester Maddox
    A. Paul Coverdell
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Which influential African American politician began as an aide to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in the SCLC, and became, in 1972, the civil rights voice in the U.S. Senate as the first black elected from the South since Reconstruction?

    A. Andrew Young
    B. Wyche Fowler
    C. Maynard Jackson
    D. Al Sharpton
    A. Andrew Young
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Which former president is matched correctly with his description?

    A. Bill Clinton -- addressed Congress a day after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
    B. Franklin Roosevelt -- visited Warm Springs for rehabilitation.
    C. Jimmy Carter -- youngest man to ever become president.
    D. Theodore Roosevelt -- only Georgian elected president.
    B. Franklin Roosevelt -- visited Warm Springs for rehabilitation.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. What did GA do, in July of 1779, becoming the only one of the original thirteen colonies to do so?

    A. They joined Cornwallis in Charleston.
    B. They boycotted the British trade of cotton.
    C. They restored allegiance to the Crown.
    D. They defeated the British at the siege of Savannah.
    C. They restored allegiance to the Crown.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. What does an entrepreneur risk at the time of start up?

    A. nutrition
    B. health
    C. engineering
    D. capital
    D. capital
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. The U.S. Supreme Court case of Plessy v. Ferguson upheld the decision of "separate but equal" in reference to

    A. land title
    B. housing rights
    C. voter registration
    D. education
    D. education
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Which major north-south artery is GA's commercial link for the eastern seaboard and New England?

    A. Interstate 75
    B. Interstate 24
    C. Interstate 20
    D. Interstate 95
    D. Interstate 95
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. In 1914, the Equal Suffrage Party of GA was formed. What issues were they concerned with?

    A. equality in education
    B. women's voting rights
    C. promoting Jim Crow Laws
    D. desegregation
    B. women's voting rights
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. As chief executive for the state, the governor of GA is responsible for

    A. interpreting laws
    B. writing laws
    C. overturning laws
    D. enforcing laws
    D. enforcing laws
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. The Department of Juvenile Justice was established in 1992, with a goal to

    A. increase the role of the penal system
    B. hold youth accountable for their actions
    C. provide necessary life skills services
    D. serve and protect the citizens of Atlanta
    C. provide necessary life skills services
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which Georgia statesman was a self-educated man who was appointed to the Continental Congress, was instrumental in the adoption of the Constitution, and was on of Georgia's delegates?

    A. Williams Few
    B. John Houston
    C. Nathaniel Greene
    D. Abraham Baldwin
    A. Williams Few
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Why was the aftermath of the 1946 election for governor so noteworthy?

    A. Georgia Supreme Court ruled the election null and void.
    B. The office of lieutenant governor was filled for the first time.
    C. A Republican was elected for the first time.
    D. There were three governors running at once.
    D. There were three governors running at once.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. During his time in office, President Jimmy Carter established full diplomatic relations with the Peoples Republic of China, bolstered social security, formed the Department of Energy, and deregulated the airline industry. Which event helped him win the Nobel Prize?

    A. 1980 Olympic boycott
    B. Salt II Treaty
    C. Panama Canal Treaties
    D. Camp David Accords
    D. Camp David Accords
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which industry was devastated by the boll weevil?

    A. rice
    B. indigo
    C. cotton
    D. tobacco
    C. cotton
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. How many years is the term for members of the Georgia General Assembly?

    A. 1 year
    B. 4 years
    C. 2 years
    D. 6 years
    C. 2 years
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. What BEST describes the jurisdiction of the Probate Court in GA?

    A. adult felonies
    B. administration of wills and estates
    C. civil cases of less than $15,000
    D. all juvenile cases except capital felonies
    B. administration of wills and estates
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. Which activity would concern a bank's loan officer?

    A. opening a savings account
    B. evaluating your credit
    C. making an income
    D. investing in the stock market
    B. evaluating your credit
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. What was the end result of the Battle of Kettle Creek during the Revolutionary War?

    A. a Tory victory
    B. a patriot victory
    C. a loyalist victory
    D. a British victory
    B. a patriot victory
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. As the CEO, the governor's duties include head of state, head of the Georgia National Guard, and responsibility to negotiate foreign trade agreements. Which branch of government does the governor represent?

    A. legislative
    B. constitutional
    C. executive
    D. judicial
    C. executive
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. Under the GA Constitution, which branch holds the power to override an executive veto of an appropriation bill?

    A. senate
    B. governor
    C. General Assembly
    D. judicial
    C. General Assembly
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. The Bourbon Triumvirate, who dominated GA politics in the late 1800s, was led by

    A. Alfred H. Colquitt
    B. Joseph E. Brown
    C. John Gordon
    D. Rebecca Latimer Felton
    C. John Gordon
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Which group of people formed the backbone of James Oglethorpe's plan to populate the new colony of GA?

    A. nobles
    B. slaves
    C. Calvins
    D. worthy poor
    D. worthy poor
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. Which of the following forms of GA's western border?

    A. Florida and Tennessee
    B. South Carolina and the Atlantic Ocean
    C. North Carolina and Tennessee
    D. Alabama and Florida
    D. Alabama and Florida
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Which term BEST describes a special-purpose government in GA?

    A. county commission
    B. school district
    C. city council
    D. General Assembly
    B. school district
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. What does the term "Three Sisters" refer to in the Woodland period of Native American evolution?

    A. rivers
    B. crops
    C. mountains
    D. chiefs
    B. crops
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. As a direct result of contact with the European explorers, the Native American population

    A. prospered
    B. doubled
    C. declined
    D. flourished
    C. declined
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. Article I of the GA Constitution focuses on

    A. voting and elections
    B. the Bill of Rights
    C. the legislative branch
    D. the executive branch
    B. the Bill of Rights
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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