7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Individuals regularly involved with politics in Washington, D.C.
- A power vested in the president by Article II of the Constitution.
- 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.
- An organization established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to assist the president in carrying out major duties.
- 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.
- A power of the president that is expressly written into the Constitution or into statutory law.
6 True/False questions
Statutory Power → A power vested in the president by Article II of the Constitution.
Impeachment → 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."
Inherent Power → An inherent power excercised by the president during period of national crisis.
Executive Privilege → The right of executive officials to withold information from or to appear before a legislative committee.
Federal Register → An inherent power excercised by the president during period of national crisis.
National Security Council (NSC) → An agency in the Executive Office of the President that advises the president on national security.