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5 Matching questions

  1. Chief Jurist
  2. Pres Succession
  3. Executive Order
  4. Cottail Effect
  5. Cabinet
  1. a 1. Enforces court decisions
    2. Exercises right of pardon
    3. Appoints federal judges
  2. b 15 Cabinets today, must be nominated by Pres and appointed by the Senate to become head of a department, all heads are named Secretary except for the Justice Department which is called Attorney General
  3. c Pres directive that defines new policies or carries out existing laws, Supreme Court can declare it unconstitutional, requires $ and needs Congressional Approval
  4. d ability of politician in office to get or not get votes for another politician
  5. e if VP is empty, Pres nominates who he wants, which has to be approved by majority of the House and Senate

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 1. Maintains civilian control of armed forces
  2. provides procedure for electing Pres and VP
  3. 1. Proposes legislation
  4. Pres can fill jobs, some require Senate approval
    can fire anyone he appoints except fed judges and heads or regulatory agencies
  5. document issued daily, containing all Executive Orders

5 True/False questions

  1. Line Item VetoPres can veto anything passed by the House or Senate, but a Pres Veto can be overridden with 2/3 vote of both Houses


  2. Power of Pardon - 4 aspectspassed over Nixon's veto in 1973, Pres w/in 48 hours must tell Congress what he is doing and why, Congress can stop him by signing a Resolution, if told to get out, Pres has 30 days to do so


  3. 22nd Amendment1951, Pres can serve 2 terms, up yo 10 years


  4. Senatorial Courtesy?


  5. 25th Amendmentprovides procedure for electing Pres and VP