5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Leader of the majority party in Great Britain hold this title. It is the chief executive position in a parliamentary system.
- Represents the Prime Minister and related office. Its where the PM lives.
- Prime Minister from 1997-2007. He was known for his large policy staff (White House style). Downfall was his support of President Bush and the Iraq war.
- A supranational organization that binds its members together with common policies and shared rules. Great Britain is divided on whether or not they should belong. It was conceived in 1957 by the Treaty of Rome (remember that from AP Euro, of course you do!).
- The largest of the "third" parties in Britain. They are the most "left" of the major parties. Their current leader is Sir "menzies" Campbell.
4 True/False Questions
Cabinet → Created by an Act of Parliament in Great Britain, these advise the government of policy and may deliver public services. The heads are appointed by a cabinet minister.
United Kingdom/Great Britain → UK includes England., Scotland, Wales and N. Ireland. GB is the UK without N. Ireland
Thatcherism → Ideology that ruled Great Britain during the 1980s in which it was named after the leader of the time. Characteristics include strong foreign policy and promotion of free market economy
QUANGOS → The executive departments that work with the Prime Minister. Its head ministers are chosen by the Prime Minister.