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Chapter 8

Which of the following events reduced the powers of the presidency?


As commander in chief, the president may take which of the following actions?

a. Fire all army generals.
b. All of these are correct.
c. Attack the Middle East.
d. Order the invasion of enemy territory during time of war.
e. Replace the American military commander in Europe.


Which of the following was intended to limit the president's role as commander in chief?

War Powers Act.

Which of the following individuals is constitutionally qualified to serve as president?

person D, a 40-year-old school teacher born in Ft. Worth, Texas

Which of the following is NOT part of the process of impeachment and removal?

The justices of the Supreme Court must vote to remove the president by a two-thirds margin

Which of the following constitutional powers or duties does the president NOT have?

to declare war

Which of the following political scientists believes that the power of the presidency is the power to persuade others in political life to cooperate voluntarily with the president's goals?

Richard Neustadt

According to the Constitution, what power does the president have to negotiate executive agreements?

The Constitution says nothing about executive agreements.

Which of the following is part of the Executive Office of the President?

the Office of Management and Budget

Which of the following is an example of what political scientists would call "going public?"

The president uses his inaugural address to ask constituents to contact their senators in support of his judicial nominees.

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