ch3 - Ch.3 Quiz Instructions Please read the questions...

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Ch.3 Quiz Instructions Please read the questions carefully. This assessment is worth 100 points. 1. The First Amendment's free-speech guarantee is an independent check on Congress. (5 points) True False 2. Congress cannot invalidate state laws that are passed pursuant to the state's police power. (5 points) True False 3. So long as Congress acts within one of its enumerated powers, it can discriminate on the basis of race. (5 points) True False 4. The reason that the Fourteenth Amendment's equal protection clause now applies to the federal government is that it has been incorporated within Fifth Amendment due process. (5 points) True False 5. The number of private activities considered state action expanded after World War II, but has contracted in recent years. (5 points) True False 6. Today, discrimination on the basis of race receives somewhat stricter scrutiny than discrimination on the basis of gender. (5 points) True False 7. The Contract Clause applies only to state laws that impair past contracts--contracts made before passage of the state law in question. (5 points) True False 8. The Contract Clause applies to contracts, grants, and charters made by state governments. (5 points) True False
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9. A state law unconstitutionally burden interstate commerce only when
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