Pols Test 1 - 1 The US Constitution is the oldest and...

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1 . The US Constitution is the oldest and shortest constitution still in effect today. Student Response Value True 100% Score: 1.5/1.5 2 .
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Early Supreme Court decisions (to 1835) expanded the power of the national government at the expense of state governments in about 34 of 35 cases. Student Response Value True 100% Score: 1.5/1.5 3 .
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After the stock market crashed and the great depression began, the Supreme Court struck down all state and federal efforts to help relieve suffering among the general population. Student Response Value False 100% Score: 1.5/1.5 4 .
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This was typically attached to the front of early state constitutions, but was to be found nowhere in the US Constitution initially. Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. a Bill of Right s 100% B. a "Prea mble " C. a cove nant with God D. a table of conte
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5 . Unlike the US Constitution(s), the Iroquois Confederacy promoted equality between the sexes, and women held real power. Clan mothers could remove any leader who failed to comply with the great law of peace, similar to impeachment procedures in the US constitution. Student Response Value True 100% Score: 1.5/1.5 6 .
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During the "Lochner Era" of the early 20th century. .. Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. The US Supre me Court threw out nume rous state and feder al laws regul ating busin esses and empl oyer- empl oyee relati ons B. The
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Almost every country in the world today has. .. Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. SAR s B. demo cracy C. separ ation of powe rs D. a feder al syste m of gove rnme nt
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The 1st Government of the US, established by the Articles of Confederation, resembled this government the most in its design. Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. Franc e B. The Iroqu ois Conf edera cy 100 % C. Spain D. Great Britai n E.
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What was the "Newburgh Conspiracy"? Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. unpai d US Army office rs were plotti ng to overt hrow the US Gove rnme nt and impo se marti al law 100% B. this is the name given to the
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A problem with the Articles of Confederation was. .. Stud ent Resp onse Valu e A. all of these were probl ems B. all 13 states had to agree to an amen dmen t 0% C. nothi ng got done unles s 9 of 13 states
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1 1 . The Federalists dominated the Supreme Court until the death of John Marshall in 1835. Student Response Value True 100% Score: 1.5/1.5 1 2 .
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nearly prevented the Constitution from being ratified by the states. Stud
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course POLS 1336 taught by Professor Mcfaden during the Spring '08 term at University of Houston.

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Pols Test 1 - 1 The US Constitution is the oldest and...

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