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?A.Labor lawB.HR lawC.Equal Employment Opportunity ActD.Women Rights lawQuestion 1 of 18 2. Which of the following people would be considered unemployed?A.It dependsB.A person who works two part-time jobs but is looking for a full-time jobC.A person who quits work to care for aging parentsD.A person who stayed home to raise kids and now started looking for workQuestion 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.A.ProhibitionB.Scopes TrialC.HoovervillesD.It's not clearQuestion 3 of 18 4. In the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution, what is the meaning of the phrase “We the People”?A.The people express their will through political parties.B.The people express their will by directly creating laws.C.The government receives taxes from the people and exists to support them.D.Government receives its power from the people and exists to serve them.Question 4 of 18 5. Which of the following did NOT take place during the Great Depression?A.a decrease in the amount of money flowing in the economyB.a worldwide recession C.an increase in manufacturingD.an increase in unemployment Question 5 of 18 6. Unlike the president, the vice president does not need to have been born a United States citizen.A.TrueB.FalseQuestion 6 of 18 7. What does supply refer to?A.amount of goods soldB.amount of good that is producedC.consumer tastes and preferencesD.It dependsQuestion 7 of 18 8. Which individual protection is found in the Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution?A.forced internment B.privacy rightsC.property rights D.civil disobedienceQuestion 8 of 18 9. The Executive Branch is headed by the?A.Supreme CourtB.CongressC.President of the United StatesD.MilitaryQuestion 9 of 18 10. During the Holocaust, the Jews experienced which of the following?A.forced laborB.mass killings in concentration campsC.confinement in ghettosD.all of the aboveQuestion 10 of 18 11. A system of mountains in eastern North America. Which region is it?A.It's not clearB.Rocky MountainsC. Appalachian MountainsD.Pacific WestQuestion 11 of 18 12. Where can a description of U.S. citizens’ civil liberties be found?A.Pledge of AllegianceB.Preamble to the ConstitutionC.Declaration of IndependenceD.Bill of RightsQuestion 12 of 18 13. An industry with a single supplier is known as aA.pure competitionB.monopolyC.oligopolyD.cartelQuestion 13 of 18 14. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects American citizens against:A.Identify theftB.Discrimination C.Double jeopardy D.Self-incriminationQuestion 14 of 18 15. How many representatives are in the United States House of Representatives?A.50B.100C.1200D.435Question 15 of 18 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?A.Voters elect Congress members.B.The Electoral College elects Congress.C.Congress enforces policies.D.The president enacts policies.Question 16 of 18 17. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is a measure of what?A.The total wealth of a countryB.The percentage of people living in poverty in a countryC.How many goods are exported from a countryD.The wealth of an average citizen in a countryQuestion 17 of 18 18. A market economy is based on…A.the Gross Domestic Product B.microeconomics C.supply and demand D.all of the aboveQuestion 18 of 18 Loading... GED Prep is too important to leave to chance, so, don’t. Take another Social Studies test This test is a part of our GED Social Studies Practice Test module. Last Updated on October 13, 2021.