Constitution 1

  1. Powers that are specifically denied to all levels of government are called:
    Denied Powers
  2. What principle of the constitution provides for the authority of government to flow through the people?
    Popular Sovereignty
  3. How did the founding fathers apply their beliefs of separation of powers?
    Three Branches
  4. How many Amendments are there?
    27
  5. What does Article VI of the constitution cover?
    Supremacy Clause
  6. Where can one find the civil war amendments?
    Amendments 13-15
  7. Presidential succession amendment an be found in what group of amendments?
    20th Century Amendments
  8. The power to determine constitutionality of laws is a check and balance between what two branches o government?
    Legislative and Judicial
  9. In the Preamble, there is the quote "promote the general welfare."  What does welfare mean?
    Happiness
  10. Judicial Review is an example of what?
    Judicial Implied Powers
  11. What are Amendments?
    Changes to the Constitutions
  12. What principle of the constitution developed from the case Marbury vs. Madison?
    Judicial Review
  13. What does Article I of the constitution cover?
    Legislative Branch
  14. In the Preamble, there is the quote "establish justice." What does justice mean?
    Fairness
  15. The power to determine constitutionality of executive orders is a check and balance between what two branches of government?
    Executive and Judicial
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Constitution 1
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