7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Individuals regularly involved with politics in Washington, D.C.
- A power created for the president through laws enacted by Congress.
- A power vested in the president by Article II of the Constitution.
- An inherent power excercised by the president during period of national crisis.
- An agency in the Executive Office of the President that advises the president on national security.
- An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making decisions. The cabinet includes the heads of fifteen executive departments and others named by the president.
6 True/False questions
Federal Register → A rule or regulation issued by the president that has the effect of law. Executive orders can implement and give administrative effect to provisions in the Constitution, to treaties, and to statutes.
Inherent Power → A power of the president derived from the statements in the Constitution that "the executive Power shall be vested in a President" and that the president should "take Care that the laws be faithfully executed"; defined through practice rather than through law.
Twenty-fifth Amendment → An action by the House of Representatives to accuse the president, vice president, or other civil officers of the United States of committing "Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors."
White House Office → The personal office of the president, which tends to presidential political needs and manages the media.
Executive Privilege → A rule or regulation issued by the president that has the effect of law. Executive orders can implement and give administrative effect to provisions in the Constitution, to treaties, and to statutes.
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) → A division of the Executive Office of the President. The OMB assists the president in preparing the annual budget, clearing and coordinating departmental agency budgets, and supervising the administration o the federal budget.