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Name______________________________________________ID#:________________________________Political Science 102: Introduction to American GovernmentNovember, 2015Midterm 2, Version 1Instructor: J. RoseFor extra credit, please write the 5 rights of the First Amendment on the last page of this test.Eachcorrect answer is 1 pt.Select thebestanswer for each question (each worth 2 points).1.InGriswold v. Connecticut(1965), the Supreme Court ruled that the 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 9thAmendmentsto the Constitution create a “penumbra” or spirit for, and therefore establish a fundamental right.Thisimplied right is thea.right to an abortionb.right to privacyc.right to contraceptiond.right to free speeche.right to wiretap so long as there is no physical penetration of space
2.InRoe v. Wade(1973) the Supreme Court ruled
3.Discrimination arising from, or supported by law is
4.Which of the following Jim Crow Laws were employed to stop discrimination against poor whites whilestill discriminating against blacks?
5.InBrown v. Board of Education(1954) the U.S. Supreme Courta.ruled that separate but equal is unconstitutionalb.overturned Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)c.ruled that separate is inherently unequald.all of the abovee.only a and c
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6.A standing committee in the U.S. Congress is a committee that is
7.No taxation bill passes the House of Representatives without first being assigned to
8.The practice of unlimited debate in the Senate in order to prevent or delay a vote on a bill is a
9.Every 10 years the Census is conducted to determine the population changes nationally and within eachstate.The change in the allocation of congressional seats based on changes in the population is calleda.redistrictingb.reapportionmentc.gerrymanderingd.coattailinge.logrolling

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Professor
Fred Cocozzelli
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Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, U S Senate

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