Constitution Quiz

The flashcards below were created by user kmcdougall54 on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. The right of 18 year olds to vote is granted by the...
    26th Amendment
  2. True or False: A person can be a U.S. Senator and Secretary of State at the same time.
  3. True or False: A state government can enter into a treaty or alliance with a foreign government.
  4. If CA wants to split in to North and South CA, who must consent to this?
    State Legislature and congress
  5. The President can make a treaty with another nation with the "advice and consent" of:
    The Senate
  6. The protection against self incrimination is stated in the...
    5th Amendment
  7. When can the privilege of the Writ of Habeas Corpus be suspended?
    In rebellion or invasion
  8. True or False: A person who commits a crime in WY must be tried in WY unless he or she requests otherwise
  9. When is the President of the Senate allowed to vote?
    In case of a tie break
  10. Who can propose amendments to the constitution?
    2/3 of both houses or constitutional convention
  11. True or False: A person may be required to acknowledge the existence and supremacy of God to hold public office in the United States.
  12. What is required for a person who commits treason?
    Two witnesses to the act or confession to open court
  13. True or False: Congress can increase the President's salary if it believes he is doing a good job.
  14. A person who flees from justice shall be returned to the state having jurisdiction at the request of the...
  15. In the case of a disputed election to the US HR, who decides which candidate was properly elected?
    House of Reps.
Card Set:
Constitution Quiz
2010-09-02 18:32:55

Review for Constitution Quiz
Show Answers: