Quiz Me! - Era: The Constitution

Test your knowledge about the Constitution.

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If the states argue that the national government has exceeded its power under the Constitution, their position is most often based on which of the following:

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A common theme of the Brutus Essays is the new national government

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Some say that “no free man shall be taken or imprisoned … or in any way destroyed … except by the lawful judgment of his peers or by the law of the land” is part of the root system of due process of law. The above quotation is found in the

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Restrictions on the right to peaceably assemble include all EXCEPT

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Frank is arrested for robbing a bank. Bank robbery is both a federal and state criminal violation. Which of the following statements is correct?

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According to Federalist 78, a national judiciary

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The Twentieth Amendment adjusted inauguration of the new Congress and President to January from what month?

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The major topic of Federalist No. 51 is

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The due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment extends this protection to citizens against state action from which amendment contained in the original Bill of Rights?

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Which institution has likely done the most to protect individual rights throughout our nation’s history?

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