Save Question 23 (1 point) Using block grants to return power to the states was part of ________ during the Nixon (1969–1974) and Reagan (1981–1989) administrations. Question 23 options: 联联联联联联联联联联联联 ________ 联联联联联联联联 (1969 - 1974) 联联联联联 (1981 - 1989) 联 New Federalism Save Question 24 (1 point) Which of the following statements is true about the Defense of Marriage Act? Question 24 options: The Defense of Marriage Act was passed in 1996. Save Question 25 (1 point) Which statement best describes the Supreme Court’s trend in interpreting federalism since the mid- 1990s? 联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联 1990 联联联联联联联联联 ? Question 25 options: The Court has limited the power of the national government over the state governments. Question 26 (1 point) What clause in the U.S. Constitution affirms that national laws and treaties, made under the authority of the Constitution, are the supreme law of the land? Question 26 options: 联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联 , 联联联联联联联 , 联联联联联联联联联 the supremacy clause Save Question 27 (1 point) Who wrote the Supreme Court opinions in both McCulloch v. Maryland (1819) and Gibbons v. Ogden (1824)? 联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联(1819)联联联联联联联联(1824)? Question 27 options: John Marshall Save Question 28 (1 point) A ________ grant requires state and local governments to submit proposals to the federal government and compete for funding. ________ 联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联联 Question 28 options: project Save Question 29 (1 point) The constitutional idea of states’ rights was strongest during which historical period? Question 29 options:
the years immediately preceding the Civil War Save Question 30 (1 point) Which of the following is the best example of a unitary system of government? Question 30 options: The federal government sets education policies for all schools. Question 31 (1 point) ________ is evidenced when federal officials force state officials to implement more stringent water pollution regulations. Question 31 options: Preemption Save Question 32 (1 point) Which of the following Supreme Court cases limited federal power? Question 32 options: United States v. Lopez and Printz v. United States Save Question 33 (1 point) The specific powers granted to Congress in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution are called the ________ powers. 联联联联联联联联联联 , 联联联联联联联联联联 ________ Question 33 options: expressed Save Question 34 (1 point) The Supreme Court justices determined that the Affordable Care Act was Question 34 options: 联联联联联联联 “ 联联联联联 ” 联联 unconstitutional under the First Amendment. constitutional under Congress’s power to tax.
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