Branches of Government Test
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by Brittany Wolford
| 15 Questions
1
1
Which branch is responsible for making laws?
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
The Presidential Branch
2
1
How many Senators come from each state?
Three
Two
Four
Depends on the size of the state
3
1
What group(s) make(s) up the Congress?
The House of Representatives
The Cabinet
The Senate
FBI
4
1
The President can veto a law that Congress creates.
True
False
5
1
What are checks and balances?
6
1
Who is the head of the Judicial Branch?
The President
The Senate
The U.S. Supreme Court
The Ohio Supreme Court
7
1
U.S. Supreme Court Judges can only serve for 8 years
True
False
8
1
Explain how a Supreme Court Judge gets their postition.
9
1
What are the two jobs of the U.S. Supreme Court?
Makes sure laws are Constitutional
Interpret Laws
Create Laws
Enforce Laws
10
1
Who is the head of the Executive Branch?
U.S. Supreme Court Judges
The House of Representatives
The Senate
The President of the U.S.
11
1
The Vice President is part of the Executive Branch
True
False
12
1
What does "Commander in Chief" mean?
13
1
The Speaker of the House becomes the leader of the Executive Branch if the President dies and the Vice President is still alive.
True
False
14
1
Who makes up the Executive Branch?
The Cabinet
The President
The Senate
The Vice President
15
1
You have the right and responsibility to vote when you become 18 years old
True
False
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