Chapter 20 quiz - answers

Chapter 20 quiz - answers - 7 which principle of government...

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Sheet1 Page 1 Chapter 20: chapter 20: 1. the system of distributing powers between states and a central government is called -federalism 2. philosophically, the texas constitution reflects a -distrust of politicians and political power. 3. the texas constitution is - a long, complex and often overly detailed document. 4. approximately how often has the texas constitution been amended? - between 400 and 500 times 5. the texas constitution requires which of the following for amendment? -a 2/3 vote in both houses of the state legislature and a majority vote from the voters of texas 6. which of the following is not found in the texas bill of rights? -the right to employment
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Unformatted text preview: 7. which principle of government is the key to understanding the drafting of the texas constitution of 1876?-the necessity of strong limitation on the authority of state officials 8. which of the following statements best describes the post-civil war governorship of edmund davis?-davis was a republican who used the centralized powers of the governorship to maintain control over his regime 9. texas became an idependent republic in _______ and part of the U.S. in _______-1836 10. the supremacy clause of the us constitution states that -laws passed by the national government are supreme over all state laws Sheet1 Page 2 1845...
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2010 for the course GOV 4w004 taught by Professor Lolly during the Fall '10 term at Lone Star College System.

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