The importance of civics lessons
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The importance of civics lessons

TEST WHAT YOU KNOW

QUESTION 1

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Democratic Party

What political party holds a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives?

QUESTION 2

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 Freedom of Religion, Speech, Press, Assembly, and Freedom to Petition the Government

What does the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protect?

QUESTION 3

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives 

If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President? 

QUESTION 4

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We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years?

QUESTION 5

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A filibuster in the U.S. Senate can be used to prevent legislation from coming to a vote. Of the 100 U.S. senators, how many votes are needed to end a filibuster?

QUESTION 6

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The Vice President

In the case of a tied vote in the U.S. Senate, who casts the deciding vote?

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