Sample Citizenship Test

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Can you name the American political facts correctly?

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Who lived in America before the Europeans arrived?
The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution. What are these words?
Name one state that borders Canada.
When was the Constitution written? (year)
When is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms?
Name one American Indian tribe in the United States.
What is a right of everyone living in the United States?
What does the judicial branch do?
How many amendments does the Constitution have?
Who is the Governor of your state now? [gov]
What is the supreme law of the land?
What is the name of the Vice President of the United States now?
What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?
What are two rights in the Declaration of Independence?
Name one state that borders Mexico.
Who vetoes bills?
What is one Cabinet-level position?
What is the name of the President of the United States now?
How old do citizens have to be to vote for President?
What is freedom of religion?
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When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
Who was the first President?
Name your U.S. Representative. [rep]
Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II?
In what month do we vote for President?
What is one power of the states, according to the Constitution?
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
Who is the Commander-in-Chief of the military?
When must all men register for the Selective Service?
Who does a U.S. Senator represent?
Who signs bills to become laws?
Name one war fought by the United States in the 1800s.
Who did the United States fight in World War II?
We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years?
We elect a U.S. Representative for how many years?
If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President?
Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s.
Name one of the writers of the Federalist Papers.
Why do some states have more Representatives than other states?
Who is the Chief Justice of the United States now?
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What do we show loyalty to when we say the Pledge of Allegiance?
What are the two parts of the U.S. Congress?
What is the name of the national anthem?
What movement tried to end racial discrimination?
What stops one branch of government from becoming too powerful?
What is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for?
What is one promise you make when you become a US citizen?
What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves?
Who was President during World War I?
What is one reason colonists came to America?
What is the economic system in the United States?
What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did?
What did Susan B. Anthony do?
Name one national U.S. holiday.
What is the highest court in the United States?
Name one branch or part of the government.
What is the capital of the United States?
What does the President's Cabinet do?
Who makes federal laws?
What is one power of the federal government according to the Constitution?
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What is one responsibility that is only for United States citizens?
We elect a President for how many years?
What are the two major political parties in the United States?
Name the U.S. war between the North and the South.
If the President can no longer serve, who becomes President?
What is an amendment?
What ocean is on the East Cost of the United States?
What is the capital of your state? [capital]
What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803?
How many U.S. Senators are there?
There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them.
Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?
How many justices are on the Supreme Court?
Name one problem that led to the Civil War.
What is the 'rule of law'?
What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?
What does the Constitution do?
When do we celebrate Independence Day?
Why did the colonists fight the British?
The House of Representatives has how many voting members?
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Name one U.S. territory.
What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?
Who is the 'Father of Our Country'?
What is one right or freedom from the First Amendment?
Why does the flag have 50 stars?
What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States?
Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.
What happened at the Constitutional Convention?
What is one way that Americans can participate in their democracy?
Who is in charge of the executive branch?
Who is one of your state's U.S. Senators now? [sen]
What is the political party of the President now?
Where is the Statue of Liberty?
What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
Name one right only for United States citizens.
Name one of the 13 original states.
During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?
What did the Declaration of Independence do?
Why does the flag have 13 stripes?

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