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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. policy implementation
  2. competitive service
  3. GS (General Service) rating
  4. iron triangles
  5. civil service
  1. a promotes hiring on the basis of merit and established a nonpartisan government service
  2. b refers to strong ties among government agencies, interest groups, and congressional committees and subcommittees
  3. c the stage of policymaking between the establishment of a policy and the results of the policy for individuals
  4. d the governmental offices to which people are appointed on the basis of merit as ascertained by a written examination or by meeting certain selection criteria such as training or educational attainments.
  5. e assigned to each job in federal agencies, this rating helps to determine the salary associated with the position

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. provide services that could be handled by the private sector but that generally charge cheaper rates than a private sector producer
  2. an economic theory that government should not regulate or interfere with commerce
  3. a legislative grant of money to finance a government program or agency
  4. the ability of a congressional committee to review and approve certain agency decisions in advance and without passing a law
  5. passed in 1883, it created the federal Civil Service

5 True/False questions

  1. issue networka network of people in Washington, DC based in interest groups, on congressional staffs, in universities and think tanks, and in the mass media who regularly discuss and advocate public policies


  2. regulationthe withdrawal of the use of governmental authority to control or change some practice in the private sector


  3. bureaucracyimplementers of policy


  4. trust fundscomplex bureaucratic rules and procedures that must be followed to get something done


  5. street-level bureaucratsimplementers of policy