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1

Legislative branch of gov consist of what making body

Congress

2

Formal qualifications for House of Representatives members

*Be @ least 25 years
*Us citizen for 7 yrs
*Live in the state from where you were elected

3

How are the house seats apportioned

Population

4

How many members are guaranteed to each state

@ least 1

5

How many Term for house member

2 yrs

6

How many members are in the house

435 members

7

Formal qualifications for senate

*@ least 30
*us citizen for 9 yrs
*live in state from where you were elected

8

How many senators does the constitution guarantee to each state

2

9

What is term for a senator

6 years

10

Who elected senators prior to the passing of the 17 amendment

Not sure

11

How many member are in the senate

100

12

When are congressional elections held

Tuesday after 1st Monday in nove

13

What is a regular period of time which Congress conducts its business

Session

14

How long is a term of congress

2 yrs