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Legislative Branch/Executive Branch Quiz
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Who elects the president?
The Electoral College
Who is the head of the executive branch?
How long is the term for a President?
What article in the Constitution creates the executive branch?
True or False: You must be a natural born citizen to run for President?
Who is the group that helps the president make decisions?
How old do you have to be to run for the presidency?
35 years old
Does the executive branch CREATE laws or EXECUTE the laws? *Execute - carry out the laws
Execute Executive----->Execute BOTH EXEC to start
How long does a Presidential canidate have to be a resident of the United States before he/she can run for office?
14 years (you aren't even this old yet!!)
Who becomes President if the President is killed, impeached or can no longer perform his/her duties?
Who is known as the Commander in Chief?
Does the legislative branch CREATE laws or EXECUTE the laws? *Execute - carry out the laws
To create the laws
Which house confirms and approves Supreme Court nominees?
A term for the House of Representatives is how many years?
A term for the Senate is how many years?
6 years Senate is SLOWER than House of Reps. Remember S=SLOW
Which branch is responsible for meeting with foreign leaders and negotiating treaties?
The Executive Branch
Which branch can declare war?
The Legislative Branch
Where do bills involving money (revenue) start?
The House of Reprensetives
How many departments make up the cabinet?
Which department has only TWO representatives from each state?
Senate (It doesn't matter how many people live in the state; it is ALWAYS 2 representatives)
True or False: NASA is an example of an Independent Agency
True. NASA is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
Which branch is responsible for writing bills, then voting on whether or not the bill should become a law?
How many people total make up Congress?
Congress - 100 Senators and 435 Representatives
Who has the power to veto bills passed by Congress?
The President; who is part of the Executive Branch
Which branch can approve amendments to the Constitution?
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