Civics 101
All About Numbers
Elected Officials

100

Each state has this many senators.

What is two?

100

The number of years U.S. Senators are elected to serve.

What is 6 years?

100

Ohio's Governor.

Who is Mike DeWine?

200

Some states have more Representatives than others. Under our Constitution, the number of Representatives is based on this.

What is population?

200

U.S. Representatives serve this many years per term.

What is two years?

200

These individuals are Ohio's Senators.

Who are Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman?

300

If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, this individual becomes President.

Who is Speaker of the House?

300

Ohio makes up this many members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

What is 16?

300

Ohio Secretary of State.

Who is Frank LaRose?

400

This branch of government administers the law.

What is the executive branch?

400

1812 — that's the year this word was first used. It means drawing boundaries for political districts to gain a voter advantage for one party’s candidates.

What is gerrymandering?

400

He previously served as Ohio state auditor and is now Attorney General.

Who is Dave Yost?

500

This many justices make up the U.S. Supreme Court.

What is nine?

500

Paying taxes is a duty both citizens and non-citizens must fulfill. IRS data from 2015 indicates $23.6 billion in income taxes was paid by this segment of the population. 

Who are undocumented immigrants?

500

Representative for Ohio’s 9th congressional district, she has set the mark for the longest tenure by a woman.

Who is Marcy Kaptur?