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Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) (HC) "In the government of this commonwealth, the legislative department shall never exercise the executive and judicial powers, or either of them. The executive shall never exercise the legislative and judicial powers, or either of them. The judicial shall never exercise the legislative and executive powers, or either of them. To the end it may be a government of laws and not of men."—Massachusetts Constitution, Part the First, Article XXX, 1780 Which two government principles does this quote reflect? Rule of law, consent of the governed Rule of law, limited government Individual rights, consent of the governed Individual rights, limited government Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) (HC) "Everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country, directly or through freely chosen representatives. The will of the people shall be the basis of the authority of government. This will shall be expressed in periodic and genuine elections which shall be by universal and equal suffrage and shall be held by secret vote or by equivalent free voting procedures."—Article 21, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948 The above quote gives the weakest support to which of the following principles? Representative government Consent of the governed Individual rights Rule of law Question 3 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) (MC) Photograph showing the intersection of several busy highways. © 2012 Jupiterimages Corporation The highway you see here used to be a two-lane road and did not connect to other highways. Over the years, the highway was expanded and new ramps built to connect to other roads and highways. The changes in this image illustrate how government lets private companies build highways controls all national road construction builds and maintains highways passes laws on transportation Question 4 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points) (MC) Rule of Law means that people elect representatives to create the laws certain individuals must be trained to make laws everyone in a society must follow the laws equally officials must follow certain procedures to make law Question 5 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points) (MC) A "limited government" is a government that may operate without consent of the governed rules temporarily during times of emergency has restrictions on the powers of its officials sets an absolute time limit for all officials Question 6 (Multiple Choice Worth 2 points) (MC) Elections to choose officials to stand for the people's interests in the work of government reflect the principle of representative government limited government absolute authority rule of law Question 7 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (LC) An example of an important service the government provides to all U.S. citizens is military training transportation education housing Question 8 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (MC) A government facing protests and demonstrations that are supported by most of its citizens and spread across its territory has lost consent of the governed limited government individual rights rule of law Question 9 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (HC) In 2011, a movement known as Occupy Wall Street began in New York City. The protestors asserted that large corporations had too much influence on government. They blamed this influence for greater financial problems for the majority of Americans, such as the lack of jobs. Which principle do the protestors most likely believe government violated? rule of law individual rights limited government representative government Question 10 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (MC) One purpose of government is to control citizen behavior inhibit citizen protest protect citizen rights deny citizen justice Question 11 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (MC) The Constitution divides the U.S. government into three branches that can each stop, or check, actions of the other branches. This division of power is a result of the principle of rule of law individual rights limited government representative government Question 12 (Multiple Choice Worth 4 points) (LC) Governments create laws and rules to prevent chaos limit freedom arrest people end equality
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1. Rule of Law, limited government... More
Answered By: Brandon - 8/29/2012
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The right ans for question # 8 is consent of the governed
Answered By: elayne - 1/28/2014
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