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1

The constitution establishes a ________ government (executive, legislative and judicial)

Tripartite

2

Both federal and state levels of government have the power to ____

Tax

3

States possess exclusive power to enact laws to protect ______, _____, and _____.

Welfare, health, and safety

4

Prohibition against the government from "depriving and person of life, liberty, or property without due process."

Fifth amendment

5

______ _______ means that the U.S constitution is the supreme law of the land

Federal supremacy

6

______ ______ provides that the federal government has the power to regulate interstate commerce

Commerce clause

7

The federal government may not restrict individual or commercial speech

False

8

Constitutional limitations on governmental power includes the fifth amendment

True

9

The _____ _____ refers to the prohibition against the government taking an individuals property without due process, and due process means just compensation

Takings clause

10

Courts apply a means end test to review an allegedly unconstitutional statute. Which level of scrutiny applies to a statute that gives benefits to people based on their religion?

Strict scrutiny