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Illinois and Flag

Flashcards for Illinois and the Flag

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Attorney General Lisa Madigan - Chief Legal Officer
Secretary of State Jesse White - Works with Motor Vehicles; DMV
Comptroller Leslie Geisser Munger - Screens State Spending
Treasurer Mike Frerichs - Responsible for the safekeeping of funds
Treasurer Mike Frerichs - Responsible for the safekeeping of funds
If the Governor dies, who takes his place? (In order) Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State
If the Governor dies, who takes his place? (In order) Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State
Describe the IL Flag White w/ the seal; Bald Eagle on a rock w/ a red, white, and blue shield in its talons. 13 stars & stripes for the original 13 colonies. The banner reads, " State, Sovereignty (upside down), National, & Union." The rock has 1818 & 1868.
Describe the IL Flag White w/ the seal; Bald Eagle on a rock w/ a red, white, and blue shield in its talons. 13 stars & stripes for the original 13 colonies. The banner reads, " State, Sovereignty (upside down), National, & Union." The rock has 1818 & 1868.
State Soil Drummer silty clay loam
State Soil Drummer silty clay loam
State Snack Popcorn
State Snack Popcorn
State Amphibian Eastern Tiger Salamander
State Amphibian Eastern Tiger Salamander
State Reptile Painted Turtle
State Fish Blue Gill
State Fossil Tully Monster
State Prairie Grass Big Blue Stem
State Dance Square Dance
State Fossil Tully Monster
State Fruit Gold Rush Apple
State Dance Square Dance
State Fruit Gold Rush Apple
IL Senator from our District. Which # district out of how many? Scott Bennett - 52nd out of 59
Representative from our district and district #? Hays - 104th out of 118 Districts
Two U.S. Senators who represent us? Durbin & Kirk
# of IL Supreme Court Justices is? 7
Title of Office that issues Driver Licenses and Plates is? Secretary of State
Cities the IL Capital has been in? Kaskaskia, Vandalia, and Springfield
US Representative and Congressional District we live in is? Shimkus: 15th out of 18th
Lawmaking body of IL is? The General Assembly
Name of the People's Vote? Popular
Title of Office that issues Driver Licenses and Plates is? Secretary of State
3 qualifications to vote in IL? 18 y/o, IL citizen for 6 months, District citizen for 30 days
US Representative and Congressional District we live in is? Shimkus: 15th out of 18th
Name of the People's Vote? Popular
# of Electoral Votes to win the Presidential Election? 270
3 qualifications to vote in IL? 18 y/o, IL citizen for 6 months, District citizen for 30 days
Il has how many Electoral votes? 20
The # of electoral votes is based on the # in the House ___ + the # in the Senate ___ + the number in D.C. has ___ = ___ 435; 100; 3; 538
Vermilion County Coroner? Peggy Johnson
County Clerk/Job? Cathy Jenkins; files birth, death, and marriage certificates relating to a county's population
Recorder of Deeds/Job? Dave Stone; Records and maintains records related to real property in the county
What must a person taking office take an oath to support before taking office? Protect the Constitution against foreign/domestic enemies.
The General Assembly has the power to raise state ____ by law except as limited or provided in the Constitution. revenue
What type of income tax does IL have? Flat rate of 5%
Public funds are used for what? The government gets $ from individual income tax, corporate income tax, estate & gift taxes, social insurance taxes, and excise taxes for mandatory spending& interest on Federal debt
Who is President of the County Board/Job? Mike Marron, full-times salaried worker who deals w/ economic development in the county & state.
How do you fold a U.S. Flag? Lengthwise twice, then in triangles w/ blue on the outside.
What is the rope on the flagpole called? Halyard
# of stars and stripes on the flag today? 50/13
When should a flag be upside down? In times of distress
National Bird? Bald Eagle
When was the Pledge adopted? 1892, "Under God" added in 1954
National Anthem? Star-Spangled Anthem
Red, White, and Blue stand for what? Red - Hardiness & valor for standing up to Britain White - purity/innocence of a new nation Blue - vigilance/justice of a new government
When a flag in on a wall, the union (blue) is on which side? Left
A bill that sits on the Governor's desk for __ days w/o being acted on becomes law. 60
A Governor can use a ___________ and still pass part of a bill. reductior or item verb
Describe the meaning of IL State Seal 1818 - IL became a state 1868 - Year Seal was approved
A ________ is a city, village, or incorporated town. Municipality
Created by: AndrewCook00