Citizenship Quiz #8



Choose the correct answer.

  1. How many senators are there in Congress?
    435
    50
    100
    535























  2. What is the judicial branch of our government?
    Congress
    The President
    The Senate
    The Supreme Court























  3. According to the Constitution, a person must meet certain requirements in order to be eligible to become President. Which is NOT a requirement?
    Born in the United States
    Graduated from college or university
    At least 35 years old
    Have lived in the US for 14 years























  4. What is the capital of California?
    Sacramento
    Los Angeles
    San Francisco
    Gilroy























  5. For how long do we elect representatives?
    2 years
    4 years
    6 years
    8 years























  6. Where does freedom of speech come from?
    The Declaration of Independence
    The Preamble to the Constitution
    The Bill of Rights
    The Supreme Court























  7. Which president is called the "Father of the Country"?
    Abraham Lincoln
    George Washington
    Ronald Reagan
    Thomas Jefferson























  8. What kind of government does the United States have?
    A republic
    A dictatorship
    A parliamentary republic
    A monarchy























  9. Who becomes President of the United States if the President should die?
    The Speaker of the House
    The Vice President
    The Secretary of State
    The Attorney General























  10. What do the stripes on the flag mean?
    The stripes represent every state
    The stripes represent the northern and southern states during the Civil War
    The stripes represent the 13 original colonies of England
    The stripes represent the 13 original states