Study guide for page 838 of the stapled sheets--60 questions / Answers 
 
STUDY GUIDE FOR INSTITUTIONS OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT CHART (F)
 
1.  Name the five levels of the U.S. government.
2.  Where is the federal government headquarters located?
3.  The federal government is referred to as what three other names?
4.  Where is California's headquarters located?
5.  Where is the headquarters for Los Angeles County located?
6.  How many counties are there in California?
7.  What level of government is referred to as municipal government?
8.  Where is the government headquarters for the City of Los Angeles?+
9.  Name two districts that the Special District level represents?
10. About how many special districts are there in California?
11. What are the three levels of local government?
12. Name the tow houses of Congress.
13. How many U.S. senators are there?
14. How long is a U.S. senator's term of office?
15. How many representatives are there in the House of Representatives?
16. How long is U.S. representative's term of office?
17. Name the two houses of the State Legislature.
18. How many state senators are there in California?
19. How long is a California State Senator’s term of office?
20. How many members are there in California's state Assembly?
21. How long is the term of office of a member of the Assembly?
22. How many members are on a county Board of Supervisors?
23. How long is a county supervisor's term of office?
24. How many city council members are there in the city of Los Angeles?
25. How many members are there usually on a city council?
26. How many members serve on a special district governing board?
27. How long does a member of a special district governing board serve?
28. Name the five levels of the legislative branch.
29. Name three positions in the executive branch at the federal level.
30. Are there law enforcement agents at this level?
31. Name two positions the executive branch at the state level.
32. Are there law enforcement agents at the state level?
33. Name two positions of the executive branch at the county level.
34. Are there law enforcement agents at the county level?
35. Name the two offices of the executive branch at the city level.
36. Are there law enforcement agents at the city level?
37. What board serves as the executive branch of a special district?
38. Give an example of an administrative official at this level.
39. Name the five levels of the executive branch.
40. What is the highest court at the federal level of U.S.government?
41. How many chief justices serve at the federal level of government?
42. How many associate justices serve on the U.S. Supreme Court?
43. What is the highest court in the California state government?
44. How many chief justices serve in the California state government?
45. How many associate justices serve on the California Supreme Court?
46. What is the name of the court system at the county level?
47. What is the name of the court system at the city level?
48. Where may decisions of special district administrators be taken?
49. What three levels made up the state court system?
50. How many levels are there in the judicial branch of government?
51. How many branches of government are there at the federal level?
52. How many branches of government are there at the state level?
53. How many branches of government are there at the county level?
54. How many branches of government are there at the city level?
55. How many branches of government are there at the special district level?
56. Name the three branches of government.
57. Who is the head of the executive branch at the federal level?
58. Who is second in command of the executive branch at the federal level?
59. Who is the head of the U.S. Supreme Court?
60. Who is the head of the State Supreme Court?