7 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- The practice of rewarding faithful party workers and followers with government employment and contracts.
- 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.
- 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."
- An inherent power excercised by the president during period of national crisis.
- An organization established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to assist the president in carrying out major duties.
- A 1967 amendment to the Constitution that establishes procedures for filling presidential vacancies and makes provisions for presidential disability.
6 True/False Questions
White House Office → The person is named to direct the White House Office and advise the president.
Executive Order → The right of executive officials to withold information from or to appear before a legislative committee.
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.
Statutory Power → A power created for the president through laws enacted by Congress.
Kitchen Cabinet → The informal advisers to the president.
Washington Community → The informal advisers to the president.