3. Andrew Cuomo is the governor of the state of New York.
4. Albany is the capital of New York State.
5. Congress makes federal laws.
6. There are one hundred U.S. senators.
7. We vote for President in November.
8. The President vetoes bills.
9. There were thirteen original states.
10. The first President was George Washington.
11. Puerto Rico is a U.S. Territory.
12. New York is one state that borders Canada.
13. The Statue of Liberty is in New York.
14. Mike Pence is the Vice President.
15. We live in the United States.
16. We live in America.
17. Our Congressional representative is Sean Patrick Maloney.
18. Chuck Schumer is one of our two U.S. senators.
19. Kirsten Gillibrand is one of our two U.S. senators.
20. The mayor of Newburgh is Torrance Harvey.
21. The Constitution is the supreme law of the land.
22. The first ten amendments to the Constitution are called the "Bill of Rights."
23. Our house is on Hawthorn Avenue in Newburgh, NY.
24. The Constitution has twenty-seven amendments.
25. An amendment is either a change or an addition to the Constitution.
26. The Constitution sets up the Government.
27. Congress is the Legislative branch of the government.
28. The President is the head of the Executive branch of the government.
29. The courts make up the Judicial branch of the government.
30. The are nine justices on the Supreme Court.
31. John Roberts is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
32. April 15 is the last day you can send in your Federal Income Tax forms.
33. Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence.
34. The Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776.
35. The Constitution was written in 1787.
36. George Washington is the “Father of our Country.”
37. The Civil War is also called the “War Between the States.”
38. Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States of America.
39. Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation – which freed the slaves.
40. Woodrow Wilson was President during World War I.
41. Franklin Roosevelt was President during the Great Depression and World War II.
42. Martin Luther King, Jr. fought for civil rights.
43. The Missouri and Mississippi rivers are the two longest rivers in the United States.
44. The Atlantic Ocean is on the East Coast of the United States.
45. The Pacific Ocean is on the West Coast of the United States.
46. Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States.
47. The Statue of Liberty is in New York Harbor.
48. The Star-Spangled Banner is the national anthem of the United States of America.
49. The economic system in the United States is called a "capitalist" economy.
50. The economic system in the United States is also called a "market" economy.
51. The "rule of law" says that everyone must follow the law.
52. The Judicial Branch of our government reviews laws.
53. The Judicial Branch of our government resolves disputes.
54. The Judicial Branch decides if a law goes against the Constitution.
55. Congress makes federal laws.
56. The House of Representatives has 435 voting members.
57. We elect a U.S. Senator for six years.
58. We elect a U.S. Representative for two years.
59. We elect a President for four years.
60. The President is the Commander in Chief of the military.
61. The President's Cabinet advises the President.
62. Secretary of Agriculture is one Cabinet-level position.
63. One of the powers belonging to the federal government is to print money.
64. One of the powers belonging to the states is to provide schooling and education.
65. The two major political parties in the United States are Democratic and Republican.
66. Nancy Pelosi is the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
67. To vote for President, citizens must be 18 years old or older.
68. Colonists came to America for freedom and political liberty.
69. American Indians lived in America before the Europeans arrived.
70. Colonists fought the British because of taxation without Representation.
71. Texas is one state that borders Mexico.
72. New York, Delaware and Georgia are three of the thirteen original states.
73. James Madison was one of the writers of the Federalist Papers.
74. Benjamin Franklin was the first Postmaster General of the United States.
75. The United States bought the Louisiana Territory from France in 1803.
76. Susan B. Anthony fought for both women's rights and civil rights.
77. Communism was the main concern of the United States during the Cold War.
78. Terrorists attacked the United States on September 11, 2001.
79. The Sioux is one Native American tribe in the United States.
80. Independence Day is one national American holiday.