By Pamela Lamb
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Although the Declaration of Independence (C) was a statement of the ideals of the new United States, it did not have the force of law and, therefore, did not establish civil liberties. The Judiciary Article (D) grants only the right of trial by jury in federal cases. Marbury v. Madison (E) established the principle of judicial review. 2. D. Richard Nixon resigned from office in 1974 as a result of the Watergate scandal. He is the only president to resign thus far. Calvin Coolidge (A) and Lyndon Johnson (C) completed their terms of office.
Senate only II. House only III. Senate and House IV. Senate and House with the Supreme Court presiding (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) IV I I and II II III 4. S. S. S. S. government 5. Primary elections are held to (A) narrow down the field of candidates within a political party (B) expand the field of candidates within a political party (C) give the voters more choice in the general election (D) allow state legislatures the opportunity to determine political districts (E) increase participation of third-party candidates 6.
AP U. S. Government & Politics, 2008-2009 by Pamela Lamb