The naturalization self test is a study tool to help you test your knowledge of U.S. history and government. The actual civics test is NOT a multiple choice test. The civics test is an oral test. During your naturalization interview, you will be asked up to 10 questions from the list of 100 questions. You must answer 6 out of 10 questions correctly to pass the civics portion of the naturalization test. Choose the correct answer to the questions below.
How many justices are on the Supreme Court?
If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President?
In what month do we vote for President?
Name one branch or part of the government.
Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.
The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S. Constitution. Name one of the writers
The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution. What are these words?
There were 13 original states. Name three.
Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the states. What is one power of the states?
We elect a President for how many years?
We elect a U.S. Representative for how many years?
We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years?
What are the two major political parties in the United States?
What are the two parts of the U.S. Congress?
What are two Cabinet-level positions?
What are two rights of everyone living in the United States?
What are two ways that Americans can participate in their democracy?
What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?
What did Susan B. Anthony do?
What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution?
What do we show loyalty to when we say the Pledge of Allegiance?
What does the judicial branch do?
What does the President's Cabinet do?
What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves?
What happened at the Constitutional Convention?
What is an amendment?
What is freedom of religion?
What is one reason colonists came to America?
What is one responsibility that is only for United States citizens?
What is one right or freedom from the First Amendment?
What is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for?
What is the "rule of law"?
What is the capital of the United States?
What is the economic system in the United States?
What is the highest court in the United States?
What is the name of the national anthem?
What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?
What is the name of the Vice President of the United States now?
What is the political party of the President now?
What movement tried to end racial discrimination?
What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States?
What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?
What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803?
What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did?
When is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms?
When must all men register for the Selective Service?
When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
Who did the United States fight in World War II?
Who does a U.S. Senator represent?
Who is in charge of the executive branch?
Who is the "Father of Our Country"?
Who is the Commander in Chief of the military?
Who lived in America before the Europeans arrived?
Who makes federal laws?
Who signs bills to become laws?
Who vetoes bills?
Who vetoes bills?
Who was President during World War I?
Who was President during World War II?
Who was the first President?
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
Why does the flag have 50 stars?
Name one U.S. territory
What are two rights only for United States citizens?
There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them.
What stops one branch of government
The Hou7se of Representatives has how many voting members?
 Online, these test questions DO appear as multiple choice, with 4 proposed answers for each.
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