State & Local Government Structure in Georgia


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

The governor is the head of which branch of government?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 55,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. What is the Georgia state legislature called?

2. Georgia's government has three principle layers, starting with the state government. What is just below the state government?

Start your free trial to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Answer the questions below to find out what you know about the different levels of government in the state of Georgia. You will need to identify how Georgia runs its government and what the different structures available are called.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this set of quiz questions you'll make sure you fully understand:

  • The branch of government the governor is a part of
  • Different layers of the Georgia government
  • Municipal government systems

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as the relative position of the different layers of Georgia state, municipal and county governments
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what the Georgia state legislative branch calls itself
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about different methods used by municipalities to govern themselves

Additional Learning

If you still want to know more about the great state of Georgia, read the lesson titled State & Local Government Structure in Georgia. This lesson covers facts like:

  • How long Georgia has been a state
  • Georgia's unique county system
  • Common positions within different state and county governments