Quiz: Most Americans Can't Get 10/15 On This Basic Politics Test. Can You?

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 Oct 29, 2017

1 of 15Question 15

What is the party affiliation of Independent voters?
Liberal
None specific
Green

2 of 15Question 14

Who is the ruler of a monarchy?
President
Prime Minister
King

3 of 15Question 13

How many people serve in Congress?
535
236
50

4 of 15Question 12

Which U.S President was in office for 12 years?
Richard Nixon
Abraham Lincoln
Franklin Delano Roosevelt

5 of 15Question 11

How many Supreme Court justices are there?
13
10
9

6 of 15Question 10

Which of the following is the same as a monarchy?
Communism
Anarchy
Dictatorship

7 of 15Question 9

What kind of government does the United States have?
Democracy
Communism
Republic

8 of 15Question 8

How many members are there of the U.S. Senate?
100
150
50

9 of 15Question 7

What is the minimum age requirement to run for President?
55
40
35

10 of 15Question 6

Who nominates a Supreme Court judge?
President
Vice President
Senate

11 of 15Question 5

Who confirms a nominated Supreme Court justice?
Speaker of the House
Secretary of State
Senate

12 of 15Question 4

Every ___ years, voters elect all of the members of the House.
6
2
4

13 of 15Question 3

Which state has the most representatives in Congress?
Texas
New York
California

14 of 15Question 2

What are the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
Habeas Corpus
Declaration of Independence
Bill of Rights

15 of 15Question 1

What are the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
Executive
Judicial
Correct Answer
Administrative
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