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Con. Quiz 1

State Constitution Quiz 1

What Amendment of the United States Constitution gives the States Powers 10th
What two things does the federal government depend on states to do Approve Amendments and Elect Officials
Who are the two senators from Illinois that serve in Washington DC but represent our state Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk
How many state Representatives do we send to Washington D.C 19
What Illinois Representative District does our school sit in 79th
What year was the first Illinois Constitution Adopted 1818
Illinois was the ______ state admitted to the Union 21st
When was the current version of our Constitution adopted 1970
Who is the head of the Illinois Executive Branch The Governor
How many people make up the Illinois House of Representatives 118
How many Appellate Court districts exist in Illinois 5
How many Judicial Circuits exist in Illinois 22
How many members are there of the Illinois Supreme Court 7
How many Illinois Supreme Courts are there 1
Which branch is responsible for passing legislation involving state policy. Legislative
Which branch is responsible for passing legislation involving taxes Legislative
Which branch of the Illinois Government controls the budget of the State. Executive
This office is in charge of handling duties assigned by the Governor. Lieutenant Governor
This person is the Chief Executive of the State Governor
This office is in charge of Driver License facilities Secretary of State
This office is the chief fiscal operator of the state Comptroller
This person serves as the lawyer for the state of Illinois Attorney General
This person serves as the chief investment officer for the state. Treasurer
Lisa Madigan currently holds this position Attorney General
Judy Baar Topinka currently holds this position Comptroller
Dan Rutherford currently holds this position Treasurer
Jesse White currently holds this position Secretary of State
Pat Quinn currently holds this position Governor
Shelia Simon currently holds this position Lieutenant Governor
What is the biggest form of revenue in the state of the Illinois Federal Aid
Who sets educational policies for the state The Illinois State Board of Education
What is the biggest budget item from the all funds total in the state of the Illinois Healthcare and Family Services
Mr. Crosswell is 23, is a United States citizen, and has lived in the district that he's going to be elected for 6 years. Can he be a member of the Illinois Legislative Branch Yes
The Legislative Branch can impeach and convict members of which branch Judicial and Executive
Each Legislative District in the state of Illinois is composed of how many senate districts? How many representatives districts 1 and 2
State Representatives are elected every _____ years 2
The leader of the House of Representatives is called Speaker of the House
The leader of the Senate is called President of the Senate
Bills must be passed by ______ to take effect on ______ of the next year May 31st, January 1st
How many times must a bill be read in each chamber 3
A Bill within the Illinois General Assembly must start in the Senate before it can be passed on to the House False
After the second reading the bill can be Amended
After the third reading the bill is Debated and Voted on
After the first reading the bill is Introduced
If the second chamber approves the bill as written it then Goes to the Governor
If the second chamber makes changes to the bill it... Goes back the first chamber
Who is the Governors person on education reform Lieutenant Governor
If a Governor were to veto a law, what majority would be needed to revive it 3/5th
Who is the Senate President? John Cullerton
Who is the Speaker of the House Michael Madigan
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