Raise your hand. Do promise to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth? Yes Please put down your hand. What did you just promise? I promise to tell the truth. Explain how you are eligible to become a U.S. citizen. I am a permanent resident for five years. What is your current legal name? Vandana Yadav What is your date of birth? February 27, 1964 What is your date of permanent residence? January 1, 2013 What is your country of birth? India What is your country of nationality? India Are you requesting an accommodation because of a disability? No Excuse me I’m going to skip that question (about home address for privacy). Do you live in Fremont, San Jose/
or Dublin? Dublin Was your mother or father are you a citizen before your 18th birthday? No Do you work or do you go to school? I work Have you taken any trips outside the US in the past 5 years? Yes What is your marital status? I’m married. What is the name of your spouse? Is he an American citizen? No Will he become a citizen soon? Sorry? (Please repeat the question). Will he become an American citizen soon? Yes Yes. His interview is coming up. What is the date of your marriage? November 26, 1987 Do you have any children? Yes, I have two children. Have you ever claimed to be a US citizen? No Have you have you ever voted in any US elections? No Do you have any title of nobility in a foreign country? Have you ever been declared legally incompetent? No Do you owe any taxes? No Do you owe any overdue taxes? No Do you pay your taxes every year? Yes Do you belong to any groups or organizations? No Have you ever been a member of the Communist Party? No What is communism? No freedom, no freedom . . . like China, Vietnam. So it is the government party of China, Vietnam, North Korea, and Cuba. Have you ever been a terrorist? No What is terrorist? Terrorists use the gun against the government and people. Have you ever badly hurt or killed another person on purpose? No Have you ever been a member of the military or any rebel group? No Have you ever been arrested or committed a crime? No Have you ever been a habitual drunkard? No Have you ever sold or smuggled
illegal drugs? No Have you ever gambled illegally? No Have you ever lied to the US government to get public benefits? No Have you ever been deported? No What is deported? To be sent back to your original country. Have you ever served in the US Armed Forces? No Were you in the Army in India? No Do you support the Constitution and the form of government in the United States? Yes Are you willing to take the full Oath of Allegiance to the United States? Yes If the law requires it, are you willing to bear arms for the Armed Forces? Yes What is bear arms? To use weapons to protect the government. Are you willing to perform noncombatant services for the US Armed Forces? Sorry? (Please repeat the question OR Please ask this question more slowly OR Please explain the question) Again: Are you willing to perform noncombatant services for the US Armed Forces? Yes What is noncombatant? No use gun. Are you willing to help the government during a national emergency? Yes Do you promise everything that you said
is true? Yes I’m going to give you 10 (civics) questions. What did the Declaration of Independence do? Announced our independence (from Great Britain) What is the name of the president of the United States now? Donald Trump What is the highest court in the United States? The Supreme Court There are four amendments the Constitution about who can vote describe one of them. age 18 and older (can vote) Any citizen can vote. What is one reason colonists came to America? freedom What is one thing that Benjamin Franklin is famous for? US Diplomat Name one War fought by the United States in the 1900s. World War 1 Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States. Missouri (wrong question) What is the name of the national anthem? The Star Spangled Banner Can you read this one? What country south of the United States?
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