Article 1

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CONGRESS -

What are its 2 parts?

 

 

1

How long a term do they serve?

House-
Senate-

President-

 

 

4

What are the powers of Congress listed in Art 1, Sec. 8.?

 

3

What are 2 special duties of the House?

 

 

6

What is the minimum age, and how many years residency is needed to run for the House? The Senate?

House-must be ___, ___ years a resident

Senate-must be _____,   _____ years a resident

 

 

5

What powers are forbidden to Congress?

 

8

Who is the leader of the House? leader of the Senate?

House: _______

Senate: __________.

When he is not there, the Senate is run by _________

 

7

How many members in the House? In the Senate? By what principle are they apportioned?

House-_____ members

Senate-_____ members
 

House- by __________ Senate-_____ per state

 

10

What are the special duties of the Senate?

1 They act as the trial court for ___________

2 They approve or disapprove ___________

3 _____________

 

9

What checks and balances do the President and the Congress have with each other?

The President can ___________

Congress can_____________