Name one right only for US citizens
*Vote in a federal election *Run for federal office
Who is in charge of the executive branch?
What do we call the first 10 amendments to the constitution?
the Bill of Rights
Who is the Cheif Justice of the United States right now?
*John Roberts *John G Roberts Jr.
Name 1 American Indian tribe in the United States
*Cherikee *Navajo *Pueblo *Apache
When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
July 4, 1776
During the cold war what was the main concern of the United States?
What is one promise you make when you become a United States citizen?
*Give up loyalty to other countries *defend the constitution and laws *Obey the laws *serve in the US military *serve the nation *be loyal to the United States
What are the two parts of the US congress?
The senate and the house of representatives
What happened in the Constitutional convention?
The constitution was written
What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?
Name two national holidays
*new years *labor day *veterans day *presidents day *memorial day
What is the economic system used in the US?
*Capitalist economy *Market Economy
What Ocean is on the West Coast of the US?
How old to citizens have to be in order to vote for the President?
Who Vetos bills?
What is the political party of the president now?
Name one branch or part of government
*Congress *legislature *President *executive *the courts *judicial
Name one of the two longest rivers in the united states
Who was the first president?
What did the emancipation proclamation do?
If both the President and Vice President can no longer server who becomes the next president?
The speaker of the house
what is an amendment?
change or addition to the constitution
when is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms?
What are two ways Americans can Participate in their democracy?
vote, join a poltical party, help with a campaign, join a civic group, run for office
What does the constitution do?
sets up government, defines the government, protects basic rights of Americans
Who is one of your states US senators right now?
Orrin Hatch Mike Lee
What is one reason colonists came to america?
freedom, political liberty, religious freedom, economic freedom, practice their religion, escape persecution
When must all men register for the selective service?
How many justices are on the supreme court?