||The Articles of
The US Constitution
Write the word Articles if the item is found in
the Articles of Confederation. If the Constitution is described, write
Constitution. No answer is repeated within each topic.
___________: Bicameral, called Congress, divided into the House of
Representatives and the Senate.
___________: Unicameral, called Congress.
2) Members of Congress
___________: Between two and seven members per state.
___________: Two Senators per state, Representatives apportioned according to
population of each state.
3) Voting in Congress
___________: One vote per Representative or Senator.
___________: One vote per state.
4) Appointment of members
___________: All appointed by state legislatures, in the manner each legislature
___________: Representatives elected by popular vote, Senators appointed by
5) Term of legislative office
___________: Two years for Representatives, six for Senators.
___________: One year.
6) Congressional Pay
___________: Paid by the federal government.
___________: Paid by states.
7) Chair of legislature
___________: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Vice President is
President of the Senate.
___________: President of Congress.
8) Executive: ___________: None ___________: President
9) National Judiciary
___________: Maritime judiciary established.
___________: Federal judiciary established, including Supreme Court.
10) Who settles disputes between states?
___________: Supreme Court.
11) New States
___________: Admitted upon agreement of nine states (special exemption provided
___________: Admitted upon agreement of Congress.
___________: When agreed upon by all states.
___________: When agreed upon by three-fourths of all states.
13) Armed forces
___________: Congress authorized to build a navy; states authorized to equip
warships. to counter piracy; Congress to decide on size of force and to
requisition troops from each state according to population.
___________: Congress authorized to build a navy; states not allowed to keep
ships of war; Congress authorized to raise and support armies.
14 Power to coin money and Taxation
___________: United States and the states; taxes apportioned by Congress,
collected by the states.
___________: United States only; taxes laid and collected by Congress.
___________: Unanimous consent required.
___________: Consent of nine states required.
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