U.S. Government 03.08 Module Exam

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The powers and actions of independent regulatory agencies are created and overseen by

Congress and intended to help the government run smoother

Where do the House and Senate differ in the lawmaking process?

The House determines the rules for debate by committee, while the Senate allows unlimited debate.

A joint committee is

made up of members from both the House and Senate to address a common concern

According to Article I of the U.S. Constitution, who has "the sole Power to try all Impeachments?"

The senate

Which of the following is an example of the positive effect media has on the American system of government?

They help the American public monitor and influence government officials.

Interest groups can influence public policy because they

lobby the members of legislative committees to convince them to vote a certain way on bills

This image portrays Andrew Jackson, president from 1829 to 1837, who frustrated Congress by vetoing many bills that would increase the role of the federal government in transportation, banking, and other areas. In the image, the artist depicts Jackson

negatively and plays on American fears of tyranny to criticize his actions as overstepping his authority

The president is responsible for

making sure the laws are carried out

Which of the following is true about the legislative branch of government?

It is divided into two separate houses.

According to the graph above, voter turnout in presidential elections

shows a sharp increase between 2000 and 2004

Based on this graph of the 2000 and 2004 presidential elections, 18- to 29-year-olds were

less likely to be voting for the first time in 2004 than in 2000

The regulatory agency that monitors and regulates banking activity is the

Federal Reserve System

The purpose of the State of the Union address is to provide the opportunity for the

President to address Congress and the nation about the legislative goals to be accomplished

Who shall have the power to "be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, and of the Militia of the several States," according to the U.S. Constitution?

The U.S. President

According to the U.S. Constitution, which of the following people would be eligible to run for U.S. president?

Robert, 36 years old, born and lived all his life in Georgia

The media are

the various means of mass communication, such as television and radio

Which communication tool would allow a current presidential candidate to most effectively interact with the greatest number of citizens?

A frequently updated social media site with a question and answer forum

Federal political campaigns in recent years have expanded their use of

social networking sites to connect with voters

"Candidate Florent is obviously the better man for the job. No one can match his education and experience."

This quote shows that the reporter

has a bias in favor of Florent

Smith, a candidate running against the current senator, says, "the senator has voted against health care. She is not in line with the principles of our party." Jones, the senator, responds, "my esteemed opponent neglected to mention I only voted against a health care bill once, because it would have actually reduced citizen benefits." Smith is using

omission to reduce support for Jones

In the United States, each state

organizes and conducts its own elections, reflecting the powers given to the state governments

Which of the following is a valid statement about the Electoral College?

It is a plan that framers of the nation’s government made to balance the relative power between the states.

Registering to vote as a member of the Democratic party

prohibits you from voting in a Republican primary election in a closed primary state

Listed from earliest creation to most recent, the media include the

press, radio, television, and Internet

Which of the following southern states had the least gain in population between the years 2000 and 2010?


In federal midterm elections, voters choose

who will represent them in the House and Senate

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