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Constitution Jeopardy Questions

Requirements
2 year term
25 year old
7 years as citizen
(Article I Section 2)

Powers
Branch of government
responsible for
making laws.
(Article I Section 1)

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4 year term, 35 years or
older,
natural born citizen,
14-year resident of the
U.S.
(Article II Section 1)

Commander in Chief of
the U.S. military. (Article
II Section 2)

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6 year term,
30 years old,
9 years as citizen.
(Article I Section 3)

Principle that gives each
branch the power to limit
the actions of other
branches.
(AHON page 257)

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No official requirements
to be eligible for the
position are mentioned in
the Constitution.
(Article III)

Branch of Government
that decides if laws have
been violated (broken.)
(Article III)

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Serves a life term
(Unless she/he behaves
badly)
(Article III Section 1)

Has the power
to declare war
(Article I Section 8)

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Checks & Balances
Has the power to
impeach
the president,
Tries the president
after impeachment
(Article I Sections 2 &
3)
Has the power to
appoint Supreme
Court judges.
Has the power to
approve or deny
judicial appointments.
(Article II Section 2)
Has the power to
approve bills into laws
or veto them.
Has the power to make
vetoed bills into law
with a 2/3 majority
vote.
(Article I Section 7)
Any treaties
(agreements made
with foreign countries)
made by the President
must be approved by
this group.
(Article II Section 2)
This person is the
leader of the Senate
and breaks any tie
votes.
(Article I Section 3)