Understanding American Politics and Government

Political Science

Quiz 13 :
Congress

Quiz 13 :
Congress

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Each state has __________ senators elected every __________ years.
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C

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__________ is the process of allotting congressional seats to each state according to its proportion of the population.
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A

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An institution consisting of two chambers,such as Congress being split into the House of Representatives and the Senate,is known as which of the following?
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Over the past century,partisan polarization has __________ along with __________.
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In the House of Representatives,who is second in authority to the Speaker of the House?
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Which political institution charges government officials during the impeachment process?
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__________ is a good example of Congressional casework.
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Which political institution decides to convict and remove political officials from office during the impeachment process?
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Successful members of Congress share the same policy interests as voters,according to the __________.
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Congressional whips serve what main function?
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__________ is the only formal method for ending a filibuster and requires the approval of __________ senators.
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On average,each member of the House represents __________ voters.
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What is the name of the provision in Article 1,Section 8 of the Constitution,giving Congress implied powers not otherwise enumerated?
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In which type of representation are representatives elected to do what they think is best for their constituents?
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A temporary committee created to serve a specific purpose is known as which of the following?
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When a sunset provision is attached to a law,that law __________.
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According to Figure 13.1,Increase in Congressional Lobbying and Lobbyists,over the past decade,the number of lobbyists has __________ by thirty percent,and the total amount of money spent on lobbying has __________.
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Why were Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton impeached but not removed from office?
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A committee made up of members of both chambers of Congress to conduct a special investigation or study is known as which of the following?
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What occurs during the appropriations process?
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