Social Studies Practice Test Set 2

1. Jill is the best person for the position, but she might not be promoted because of her race. There are several instances of the same discrimination by the management. The same decision occurred again and Jill was not promoted. This time, the decision made her very frustrated and she decided to fight against the decision of the management.

Which law can really help Jill?
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Question 1 of 18

2. Which of the following people would be considered unemployed?
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Question 2 of 18

3. The ban on the production, sale, and consumption of alcoholic beverages established with the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
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Question 3 of 18

4. In the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution, what is the meaning of the phrase “We the People”?
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Question 4 of 18

5. Which of the following did NOT take place during the Great Depression?
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Question 5 of 18

6. Unlike the president, the vice president does not need to have been born a United States citizen.
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7. What does supply refer to?
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8. Which individual protection is found in the Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution?
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Question 8 of 18

9. The Executive Branch is headed by the?
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Question 9 of 18

10. During the Holocaust, the Jews experienced which of the following?
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Question 10 of 18

11. A system of mountains in eastern North America. Which region is it?
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Question 11 of 18

12. Where can a description of U.S. citizens’ civil liberties be found?
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13. An industry with a single supplier is known as a
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Question 13 of 18

14. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects American citizens against:
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15. How many representatives are in the United States House of Representatives?
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16. The statement below is from a historical document.

'We the People of the United States... do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.'How is this statement reflected in the modern American political system?
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Question 16 of 18

17. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is a measure of what?
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18. A market economy is based on…
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Last Updated on October 13, 2021.