Quiz - Civic Values and Skills Learn more how civic values and skills provide thefoundation to participate as a responsible citizen. 1 / 10 The fourth, fifth, sixth and eighth amendments all contain provisions that protect against the overreach of the government in cases of criminal prosecutions. Which civic value is best preserved through these provisions? Equality Philanthropy Integrity Justice 2 / 10 Which of the following is NOT one of the responsibilities of citizenship? Getting the highest paying job possible Understanding how the government works Paying taxes Serving on a jury 3 / 10 Which of the following historic documents did NOT praise the idea of equality? Constitution of 1787 Declaration of Independence “I have a dream” speech by Martin Luther King, Jr Emancipation Proclamation 4 / 10 Which of the Federalist Papers makes the case for an independent judiciary? Federalist Paper 10 Federalist paper 78 Federalist Paper 51 Federalist Paper 70 5 / 10 Which civic value is best served by the implementation of the Fourteenth Amendment’s equal protection clause? Courage Integrity Justice Initiative 6 / 10 Which of the following statements regarding the responsibilities of citizenship is INCORRECT? Each citizen is responsible for taking care of oneself and one’s family and for showing consideration for the welfare of others Serving in the military is the most important responsibility of citizenship. The responsibilities of citizenship include both private and public responsibilities Involvement with local governments and other local institutions provide opportunities for individuals to act responsibly in their communities. 7 / 10 Which of the following is the best definition of initiative? looking for solutions to problems that allow all to benefit, even if it requires setting aside one’s own personal interests acting independently and energetically, especially when taking the first steps toward a goal. being true to their word and following through on their promises being thoughtful, courteous, having good manners, and showing respect for different ideas even if one does not agree with them 8 / 10 Which constitutional amendment did NOT necessarily promote equality? 26th 18th 19th 15th 9 / 10 Why was issuing the Declaration of Independence a sign of courage on the part of our founders? They assumed Great Britain would allow them to separate without a challenge. They knew they would be able to win a war against Great Britain. They knew that war with Great Britain was inevitable and would be very difficult. They expected other nations to come to their defense. 10 / 10 ___________________________ tend(s) to encourage moderation in the government and the policies that are crafted. Individual rights Monarchy Popular sovereignty Checks and balances Your score is Try another 10!