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1 North Carolina and United States Comparison Charts

2 US CongressNC General Assembly H – _______________; S - _______________ US Cit. H – _________ yrs; S – ________________ yrs Senate has a ____________________ H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – _____________; S - ______________ H – __________; S - ___________ H – _______________; S - ________________

3 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – _________ yrs; S – ________________ yrs Senate has a ____________________ H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – _____________; S - ______________ H – __________; S - ___________ H – _______________; S - ________________

4 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a ____________________ H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – _____________; S - ______________ H – __________; S - ___________ H – _______________; S - ________________

5 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – _____________; S - ______________ H – __________; S - ___________ H – _______________; S - ________________

6 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – _____________; S - ______________ H – 435 members S – 100 members H – _______________; S - ________________

7 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a _______________ __________ H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – _______________; S - ________________

8 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has _____________________ Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – _______________; S - ________________

9 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – _______________; S - ________________

10 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - ______ yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – 120 members; S – 50 members

11 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - 2 yr term Both make ______________ Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – 120 members; S – 50 members

12 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - 2 yr term Both make laws Both __________________ ___________ determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – 120 members; S – 50 members

13 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - 2 yr term Both make laws Both bicameral ___________ determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – 120 members; S – 50 members

14 US CongressNC General Assembly H – 25 years old; S – 30 years old US Cit. H – 7 yrs; S – 9 yrs Senate has a 6 year term H - 2 yr term Both make laws Both bicameral Leadership determined by majority party Senate has 2 year term Simply a US Citizen H – 18 years old; S – 25 years old H – 435 members S – 100 members H – 120 members; S – 50 members

15 US PresidentNC Governor NATIVE BORN & 35 Can make treaties as Chief Diplomat Resident for 14 years 4 year term Both enforce laws as Chief Executive Both lead a ‘military’ as Commander in Chief Both have a second in command Resident for 2 years prior Most Governors Can Line Item Veto Citizen for 5 years & 30 Can only serve 2 terms or 10 years (with the loophole) Can serve 2 consecutive terms and may do more after a term off Impeachment Both sign or Veto laws as Legislative Leader Party Leader

16 NC Supreme Court 7 members 1 Chief & 6 Associates NC Appellate Courts – 15 judges sit in rotating panels of 3, deciding only questions of law on cases appealed from Superior and District Courts. North Carolina Lower Courts: NC Superior Court: Also called county court or circuit courts with and may be specialized in criminal, civil, and juvenile. Hears all felony cases, civil cases over $14,000, and serious juvenile cases. NC District Courts: can be divided into 4 categories – civil, criminal, juvenile and magistrate. NCDCs sit in the county seat of each county – for civil cases such as divorce, child custody & support, & involving less than $14,000 along with criminal misdemeanors. Magistrate courts accept guilty pleas for minor misdemeanors, traffic violations, and civil cases involving less than $4,000. They supervise all other state courts. No determination in fact – only considers error in law. All decisions final unless appealed to US Supreme Court. *Elected to an 8 year term *No term limits *Elected to an 8 year term


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