POWERPOINT JEOPARDY

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Senate
Congress
Congress in
the
Constitution
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Question 1 - 10
This is one of the
qualifications for becoming a
representative member
Answer 1 – 10
What is at least 25 years old, a
citizen for 7 years, or a legal
resident of state represented
Question 1 - 20
This is the presiding officer
of the house
Answer 1 – 20
What is the Speaker
Question 1 - 30
This is where
representatives are elected
from
Answer 1 – 30
What are congressional
districts?
Question 1 - 40
This has guided the selection
of committee chairpersons
Answer 1 – 40
What is seniority?
Question 1 - 50
This is a formal accusation
against a public official
Answer 1 – 50
What is impeachment?
Question 2 - 10
This is the term length for
Senators
Answer 2 – 10
What is 6 years?
Question 2 - 20
This is a qualification to
become a Sentor
Answer 2 – 20
What is at least 30 years old,
citizen for 9 years, and a
legal resident of state of
election?
Question 2 - 30
• The presiding officer of the
Senate
Answer 2 – 30
What is the Vice president
of the US?
Question 2 - 40
This is the term for people
represented by Senators
Answer 2 – 40
What are constituents?
Question 2 - 50
This Senator drew
condemnation for his smear
tactics during investigations
Answer 2 – 50
Who is Senator Joseph
McCarthy?
Question 3 - 10
A proposed law is called this.
Answer 3 – 10
What is a bill?
Question 3 - 20
Standing, select, joint, and
conference are all types of
this.
Answer 3 – 20
What are committees?
Question 3 - 30
All bills that are passed
through Congress require
this to become a law.
Answer 3 – 30
What is
A presidential signature
Question 3 - 40
In Congress, the majority
and minority leaders are
assisted by this.
Answer 3 – 40
What are whips?
Question 3 - 50
The Process of setting up
new congressional districts
after reapportionment is
called this.
Answer 3 – 50
What is redisticting
Question 4 - 10
This is the main task of each
chamber of Congress.
Answer 4 – 10
What is to make laws?
Question 4 - 20
Another term for “two
houses” is this.
Answer 4 – 20
What is bicameral
legislature?
Question 4 - 30
This implies that Congress
has powers beyond those
expressed in the first 17
clauses of article 1, section
8.
Answer 4 – 30
What is the necessary and
proper clause (or elastic
clause)?
Question 4 - 40
This is the name of the
powers that are described in
Article I section 8.
Answer 4 – 40
What are the expressed
powers?
Question 4 - 50
This power enables
Congress to regulate
working conditions across
the nation
Answer 4 – 50
What is regulating
commerce?