7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- An inherent power excercised by the president during period of national crisis.
- A power of the president that is expressly written into the Constitution or into statutory law.
- Individuals regularly involved with politics in Washington, D.C.
- An agency in the Executive Office of the President that advises the president on national security.
- An organization established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to assist the president in carrying out major duties.
- 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.
6 True/False questions
Statutory Power → A power vested in the president by Article II of the Constitution.
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) → An agency in the Executive Office of the President that advises the president on national security.
Kitchen Cabinet → 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.
Cabinet → The practice of rewarding faithful party workers and followers with government employment and contracts.
Executive Order → The right of executive officials to withold information from or to appear before a legislative committee.
Impeachment → 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."