43 Which of the following was the first constitution of the United States? a. the Constitution of 1789b. the Declaration of Independencec. the Articles of Confederationd. the Mayflower Compacte. the Federalist Papers 44 Which of the following does the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution NOTinclude? 45 The power to regulate the health, safety, welfare and morals of the citizenryiscalled the 46 Syria under the leadership of President Bashar al-Assad is an example of
. 47 Who (or what) has the power of the purse? a. Supreme Courtb. Presidentc. Congressd. Federal bureaucracye. Chancellor of the Exchequerf. Chairman of the Federal Reserve 48 The author of An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution of the United Stateswas the first scholar in the 20th Century to postulate that the Founding Fatherswrote the Constitution based in large measure for the protection of their owneconomic self interest. That author was 49 Supporters of the current Tea Party movement, who advocate strongly for states'rights, would MOST likely support which of the following types of government? 50 The gridlock and partisan bickering common in American politics today 51 Suppose the national government passes a series of aggressive anti-smoking lawsthat effectively invalidates state and local laws. This is an example of a. an interstate compact.b. the federal government's reserved powers.c. New Federalism.d. distributive policy.e. preemption .
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