90% Of Americans Can't Answer All These Qs About The Constitution. Can You?

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How well do you know the Constitution of the United States of America? Find out by answering these questions!

 Oct 21, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was The Constitution called originally?
The Federalist Papers
The Bill of Rights
The Articles of Confederation

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Laws for the US are made by:
The Senate
The President

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How many terms can a US president serve?

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Which is NOT a branch of government as defined by the Constitution?

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the minimum age requirement for a senator?

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How many amendments to the Constitution are there?

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the main purpose of the Constitution?
To provide citizens with a written record of the constitutional convention
To establish a new government for US and designate its powers and limits
To declare independence from Great Britain

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What is the introductory sentence of the Constitution called?
The Federalist Introduction
The Constitutional Address
The Preamble

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The first ten amendments are known collectively as what?
The Bill of Rights
The Ten US Commandments
The Federalist Provisions

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Who is considered the father of the Constitution?
George Washington
James Madison
Abraham Lincoln

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Who was unanimously elected to preside over the 1787 Constitutional Convention?
Benjamin Franklin
Theodore Roosevelt
George Washington

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Which word is not in the Constitution?

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Where did the Constitutional Convention meet?
New York

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Which of the following is the Nineteenth Amendment?
Due process
Women's right to vote
Freedom of speech

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The person who is appointed by the President to deal with foreign countries is ______.
Secretary Of State
Attorney General
Speaker Of The House

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you were to "plead the Fifth", you can:
Use a gun to defend yourself
Confront your accuser in court
Refuse to answer questions that will incriminate you

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What is the minimum age for a presidential candidate?

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If neither the president or vice-president can serve, the job goes to:
The Speaker of the House
Attorney General
Secretary of State
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