Introduction to US Government and Civics Quiz

Introduction to US Government and Civics Quiz

Created by katwood001

This is a quiz covering of the terms, concepts, and figures that serve as the foundation for studying US Government and Civics. Let's see how you do:

  • Question 1

    Which historical document removed the law/policy making power from the Kings and Queens of England and gave them to Parliament?

  • Question 2

    Which of the following is NOT a Duty of a citizen of the United States of America? (No penalty for nonobservance)  

  • Question 3

    What is the term for a person who was born in another country, comes to the United States, and fulfills the process to become a citizen?

  • Question 4

    Who wrote the Pledge of Allegiance?  

  • Question 5

    Term for a government that is controlled or run by a religious leader or a religious group:

  • Question 6

    Which English King signed the Magna Carta?

  • Question 7

    Term for a government where the people participate in their government through voting for people to represent them in making laws and policies.

  • Question 8

    What is the term used for a splitting of the government into branches in order to avoid tyranny and corruption? 

  • Question 9

    What is the government term used when neither the Federal or the Local governments control the country and a balance of power is created?

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