Civics & Government for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does each state get its share of representatives in the House of Representatives?

Question 2 2. If there is a war, who in the United States controls the army under checks and balances?

Question 3 3. What is precedent?

Question 4 4. Racial Segregation was upheld by the concept of 'Separate but Equal.' This concept was established during the Supreme Court Case _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements is TRUE about Brown v. Board of Education?

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Question 6 6. What are the three branches of the United States' government?

Question 7 7. Why are there nine judges?

Question 8 8. What did the Supreme Court decide about your school?

Question 9 9. Which people are usually chosen to be Supreme Court judges?

Question 10 10. Why do Supreme Court judges stay for the rest of their lives?

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Question 11 11. Following the ruling in Brown v. Board, some school districts in Virginia went to great lengths to avoid integration, including closing some schools. This was known as _____.

Question 12 12. What is the difference between a capital and a capitol?

Question 13 13. What is the U.S. Constitution?

Question 14 14. The Supreme Court ultimately decided in favor of Oliver Brown by ruling that segregation violated which one of the following amendments to the U.S. Constitution?

Question 15 15. Brown v. Board of Education was argued by which one of the following?

Civics & Government for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

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