Exam 9 - NAME_ AMERICAN GOVERNMENT (TENDLER) GOV 310...

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NAME_____________________________ AMERICAN GOVERNMENT (TENDLER) GOV 310 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS FALL 2007, EXAM 9 1. How many justices are there on the Supreme Court? a. Three b. Five c. Seven d. Nine 2. The power of judicial review was first asserted by the Supreme Court in which case? a. Dred Scott v. Sandford b. Marbury v. Madison c. Miranda v. Arizona d. Brown v. Board of Education 3. ___________ is the term used to describe the judicial branch’s power to declare congressional and executive actions as unconstitutional a. Supreme interpretation b. Judicial restraint d. Judicial review d. Stare Decisis 4. The term of office for U.S. Supreme Court justices and federal judges is: a. 6 years b. 8 years c. 12 years d. Life 5. The justices of the U.S. Supreme Court and other federal judges are: a. elected in nonpartisan elections b. appointed solely by the President c. appointed by the Senate, then approved by a panel of federal judges d. nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate
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6. With respect to the judiciary, the Constitution
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