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Civics Executive Branch Vocabulary
impeach
pardon
cabinet
executive order
to bring formal charges against a public official; the House…
release from the punishment or legal consequences of a crime,…
Presidential advisory body, traditionally made up of the head…
directive, rule, or regulation issued by a chief executive or…
impeach
to bring formal charges against a public official; the House…
pardon
release from the punishment or legal consequences of a crime,…
16 terms
Civics, Executive Branch Unit Vocabulary
Line of succession
State of the Union
Cabinet
Inauguration
the order in which individuals are expected to succeed one an…
A yearly report by the president to Congress describing the n…
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
Line of succession
the order in which individuals are expected to succeed one an…
State of the Union
A yearly report by the president to Congress describing the n…
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Civics Vocabulary The Executive Branch
Foreign-policy
Target
National security
Treaty
The plan you should follow when dealing with other nations
A goal or aim
Keeping the nationstate from attack
A formal agreement with another nation
Foreign-policy
The plan you should follow when dealing with other nations
Target
A goal or aim
10 terms
Civics Vocabulary #7 - The Executive Branch
Ambassadors
Bureaucracy
Cabinet
Domestic Policy
Official representatives to foreign governments.
The organization of government departments, agencies, and off…
An important group of policy advisers to the President. It is…
The government's plan for dealing with internal issues of the…
Ambassadors
Official representatives to foreign governments.
Bureaucracy
The organization of government departments, agencies, and off…
28 terms
Civics - Executive Branch Vocabulary
Political appointee
civil service system
executive order
pardon
a person appointed to a federal position by the president
the practice of hiring government workers on the basis of ope…
a rule or command the president gives out and that has the fo…
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from the president
Political appointee
a person appointed to a federal position by the president
civil service system
the practice of hiring government workers on the basis of ope…
22 terms
Civics: Executive branch vocabulary
Electoral college
Pardon
Amnesty
National security
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
A pardon to a group of people
The ability to keep the country safe from attack of harm
Electoral college
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
Pardon
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
39 terms
Civics: The Executive Branch Vocabulary
Electoral College
elector
executive order
pardon
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
a rule or command that has the force of law
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
Electoral College
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
elector
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
21 terms
Civics - Executive Branch
elector
executive order
pardon
reprieve
member of the Electoral College that chooses the President
a order given by the president that has the same force as a law
presidential order that forgives a crime
presidential order that delays punishment
elector
member of the Electoral College that chooses the President
executive order
a order given by the president that has the same force as a law
16 terms
Civics vocabulary Executive Branch
Domestic Policy
Article 2
Separation
Executive Branch
Administrative decisions which are directly related to all is…
Where the powers of the executive branch can be found in the…
The idea given by Montesquieu, that separates the government…
Stated in article 2 of the constitution, it consists of the p…
Domestic Policy
Administrative decisions which are directly related to all is…
Article 2
Where the powers of the executive branch can be found in the…
20 terms
Civics Executive branch vocabulary
Domestic policy
Article 2
Separation of powers
Executive branch
Administrative decision which are directly related to all iss…
Where the powers of the executive branch can be found in the…
The idea given by Montesquieu, that separates the government…
Stated in article 2 of them he constitution, it consist of th…
Domestic policy
Administrative decision which are directly related to all iss…
Article 2
Where the powers of the executive branch can be found in the…
24 terms
Civics: The Executive Branch Vocabulary
Electoral College
elector
executive order
pardon
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
a rule or command that has the force of law
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
Electoral College
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
elector
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
10 terms
Civics executive branch vocabulary
Cabinet
Ambassador
Bureaucracy
State of the union
A group of advisors to the president. Each heads up one of th…
A person sent by the president as the official representative…
A large group of people who are appointed, rather than electe…
An annual speech, directed by the constitution, by the presid…
Cabinet
A group of advisors to the president. Each heads up one of th…
Ambassador
A person sent by the president as the official representative…
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CIVICS VOCABULARY EXECUTIVE BRANCH
foreign policy
diplomacy
passport
visa
country's plan for dealing with other countries of the world
art of dealing with foreign government
formal documents that allow US citizens to travel abroad
documents that allow people from one country to visit another…
foreign policy
country's plan for dealing with other countries of the world
diplomacy
art of dealing with foreign government
20 terms
Civics Executive Branch Vocabulary
Presidential Succession
State of the Union Address
Commander in Chief
Foreign Policy - Department of State
President-Vice President-Speaker of the House-President Pro T…
The president gives a speech going over what they accomplishe…
Supreme leader of the U.S. Military
How the U.S. interacts with foreign countries
Presidential Succession
President-Vice President-Speaker of the House-President Pro T…
State of the Union Address
The president gives a speech going over what they accomplishe…
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Civics Executive Branch Vocabulary
Ambassador
Amnesty
Attorney General
Cabinet
offical representation of a country's government and its appo…
a formal agreement to a group of people
The main legal adviser to the government, and in some juristr…
The President's advisors & the 14 top level execuative of the…
Ambassador
offical representation of a country's government and its appo…
Amnesty
a formal agreement to a group of people
23 terms
Civics: Executive Branch Vocabulary
presidenial succession
state of the union address
veto power
executive agreement
the order of who becomes president if the president dies or k…
the president's message to congress once a year spelling out…
power of the president to reject a bill passed by congress; t…
the president's power to make agreements with foreign countri…
presidenial succession
the order of who becomes president if the president dies or k…
state of the union address
the president's message to congress once a year spelling out…
30 terms
Civics: Executive Branch Vocabulary
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
The Executive Branch is made up of
Ambassador
limits the president to 2 terms in office, or maximum 10 years
if the president dies then the vice president becomes preside…
1) President (leader of the nation) ... 2) Vice President (presi…
Official representative of the United States (appointed by Pr…
22nd Amendment
limits the president to 2 terms in office, or maximum 10 years
25th Amendment
if the president dies then the vice president becomes preside…
22 terms
Civics executive branch vocabulary
Elector
Incumbent
Executive order
Pardon
A person appointed to vote in presidential elections for pres…
Someone who already hold the office for which he or she is ru…
A rule or command that the president gives out that has the f…
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment to a…
Elector
A person appointed to vote in presidential elections for pres…
Incumbent
Someone who already hold the office for which he or she is ru…
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Executive Branch Vocabulary Quiz -- CIVICS
Executive Agreements
Treaties
Executive Privledge
Amnesty
Agreements with other countries that do not need the approval…
Formal agreements between the United States and foreign count…
The President has the right to keep some information secret f…
President Carter granted this to all of the draft dodgers as…
Executive Agreements
Agreements with other countries that do not need the approval…
Treaties
Formal agreements between the United States and foreign count…
21 terms
Bartels Civics Executive Branch Vocabulary
Elector
Executive Order
Pardon
Reprieve
Person appointed to vote in presidential elections for presid…
A rule or command the president gives out that has the force…
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
An order to delay a person's punishment until a higher court…
Elector
Person appointed to vote in presidential elections for presid…
Executive Order
A rule or command the president gives out that has the force…
11 terms
Executive Branch Vocabulary (Civics and Economics)
Executive Order
Pardon
Reprieve
Amnesty
a rule or command that has force of law.
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment.
an order to delay a person's punishment until a higher court…
a pardon to a group of people.
Executive Order
a rule or command that has force of law.
Pardon
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment.
28 terms
Civics: The Executive Branch
elector
outcome
resign
display
a member of the Electoral College that chooses the president
a result or consequence
to give up one's office or position
to show or list
elector
a member of the Electoral College that chooses the president
outcome
a result or consequence
24 terms
Civics/Executive Branch/WHS
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Departments
Independent Agencies
the branch of government charged with the execution and enfor…
the branch of government having the power to make laws.
The main organizations in the executive branch; there are 15…
an agency of the United States government that is created by…
Executive Branch
the branch of government charged with the execution and enfor…
Legislative Branch
the branch of government having the power to make laws.
36 terms
Civics, Ch. 6 (Executive Branch)
presidential succession
20th Amendment
25th Amendment
Who would become president if somethin…
This is the order in which the office of the president would…
Gives Congress the power to set the order of presidential suc…
Allows new president to nominate a new vice president. Must b…
1st: Vice President... 2nd: Speaker of the House... 3rd: President…
presidential succession
This is the order in which the office of the president would…
20th Amendment
Gives Congress the power to set the order of presidential suc…
Executive Branch Vocabulary: Civics & Economics
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
Domestic Policy
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
Official representatives to foreign governments.
Agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Plans for dealing with national problems.
Foreign Policy
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
Ambassadors
Official representatives to foreign governments.
21 terms
CIVICS VOCAB_The Executive Branch
Cabinet
Elector
Electoral College
Executive Agency
a group of adviser to the president that includes the heads o…
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the pr…
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
independent agency that deals with certain specific areas wit…
Cabinet
a group of adviser to the president that includes the heads o…
Elector
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the pr…
27 terms
peterson civics vocabulary executive branch
presidential sussesion
state of the union adress
foreign policy
diplomacy
when the president chooses to leave office
the president recommends or suggests new ideas to congress
gov. plan for interacting with other countries around the world
art of interacting with foreign governments
presidential sussesion
when the president chooses to leave office
state of the union adress
the president recommends or suggests new ideas to congress
16 terms
Civics, Executive Branch Unit Vocabulary
Line of succession
State of the Union
Cabinet
Inauguration
the order in which individuals are expected to succeed one an…
A yearly report by the president to Congress describing the n…
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
Line of succession
the order in which individuals are expected to succeed one an…
State of the Union
A yearly report by the president to Congress describing the n…
20 terms
civics executive branch
electoral college
presidential succession
reprieve
president
indirect method of election in which electors vote for canida…
25th amendment states the vice-president takes over if presid…
the president's order to delay a person's punishment until hi…
living symbol of US; carries out laws passed by congress; can…
electoral college
indirect method of election in which electors vote for canida…
presidential succession
25th amendment states the vice-president takes over if presid…
13 terms
Civics Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Chief of State
Chief Executive Administration
Chief Diplomat
part of a government that has authority and responsibility fo…
Head of a nation/government [ex. George Bush]
...
...
Executive Branch
part of a government that has authority and responsibility fo…
Chief of State
Head of a nation/government [ex. George Bush]
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Civics - Executive Branch
Purpose of Executive Branch
Checks & Balances system
Qualifications to be President
Role of President
carries out the laws in the U.S. Constitution
Farmers did not want the president to have all of the power.…
-35 years old... -U.S. Citizen... -born in U.S.
-nominate Supreme Court Justices... -Commander in Chief of milit…
Purpose of Executive Branch
carries out the laws in the U.S. Constitution
Checks & Balances system
Farmers did not want the president to have all of the power.…
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Executive Branch: Civics
Executive branch
Foreign policy
Ambassadors
Executive agreements
the branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
the set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
are the official representatives to foreign governments
agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Executive branch
the branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
Foreign policy
the set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
27 terms
Civics Executive Branch
Presidential Succession
Presidential term
Vice President
22nd Amendment
1. Vice President 2. Speaker of the House 3. President Pro-Te…
4 years per term, later the Constitution was amended to limit…
President of the Senate... An executive officer ranking immediat…
An amendment to the Constitution stating that no president ca…
Presidential Succession
1. Vice President 2. Speaker of the House 3. President Pro-Te…
Presidential term
4 years per term, later the Constitution was amended to limit…
31 terms
Ch. 8 - Executive Branch (Civics)
goals of foreign policy
tools of foreign policy
executive agreement
National Atlantic Trade Organization (…
1. national security... 2. international trade... 3. promote world…
1. treaties... 2. executive agreement... 3. ambassadors... 4. foreign…
an arrangement between the president and the leader of anothe…
an alliance agreeing to defend one another
goals of foreign policy
1. national security... 2. international trade... 3. promote world…
tools of foreign policy
1. treaties... 2. executive agreement... 3. ambassadors... 4. foreign…
33 terms
Civics Executive Branch Review
In every state but Nebraska and Maine,…
The president's salary is
The majority of political appointees
Vetoing legislation, recommending legi…
all of that state's electoral votes.
$400,000 Dollars
are qualified and well-educated
legislative powers.
In every state but Nebraska and Maine,…
all of that state's electoral votes.
The president's salary is
$400,000 Dollars
34 terms
Civics-Executive Branch Quiz
How is the number of House of Represen…
The president and laws
Constitutional requirements for presid…
Four major roles of the president
Representatives are determined by a census every ten years
If the president does not sign a bill into law, he can veto i…
35 years old, natural born citizen, resident for 14 years
Chief Executive - carries out laws... Commander and Chief - head…
How is the number of House of Represen…
Representatives are determined by a census every ten years
The president and laws
If the president does not sign a bill into law, he can veto i…
39 terms
Civics Test-Executive Branch
Secretary of Veteran Affairs - Robert…
Secretary of Labor- Thomas E. Perez
Secretary of Treasury - Jacob Lew
Secretary of Housing and Urban Develop…
Secretary of Veteran Affairs - Robert…
Secretary of Labor- Thomas E. Perez
21 terms
Civics Unit 3: The Executive Branch Vocabulary
Electors
Electoral Vote
Winner-Take all
Cabinet
Members of a party chosen in each state to formally elect the…
Official vote for President and Vice president by each state
If a candidate wins the larges number of popular votes, that…
Secretaries of executive departments, Vice president, etc who…
Electors
Members of a party chosen in each state to formally elect the…
Electoral Vote
Official vote for President and Vice president by each state
25 terms
Civics Executive Branch
chief of state
chief executive
chief administration
chief diplomat
The president as ceremonial head of the United States
President
Director of the executive branch of the federal government
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
chief of state
The president as ceremonial head of the United States
chief executive
President
20 terms
Civics Unit 6 Vocabulary, The Executive Branch
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Supreme Court
Appeal
The power to hear a court case for the first time
The power to review a court case that was decided in a lower…
The highest and most powerful court in the United States
Apply to a higher court for a reversal of the decision of a l…
Original Jurisdiction
The power to hear a court case for the first time
Appellate Jurisdiction
The power to review a court case that was decided in a lower…
40 terms
Civics and Economics: The Executive Branch
What is an executive order?
When does an Executive Order die?
What are the restrictions on Executive…
What is an Electoral College?
An order that is given by the president and bi passes the jud…
When the presidents time (terms) are up.
Executive orders can only be given to federal or state agenci…
a body of people representing the states of the US, who forma…
What is an executive order?
An order that is given by the president and bi passes the jud…
When does an Executive Order die?
When the presidents time (terms) are up.
Civics - Executive Branch
Similarity about the executive branch…
Similarity 2 about the executive branc…
Similarity 3 about the executive branc…
A difference about the executive branc…
both enforce laws
both have cabinets
both Governor and President are allowed 2 four-year terms
The President is in charge of the federal branch; while the g…
Similarity about the executive branch…
both enforce laws
Similarity 2 about the executive branc…
both have cabinets
21 terms
Civics Unit 3: The Executive Branch Vocabulary
Electors
Electoral Vote
Winner-Take all
Cabinet
Members of a party chosen in each state to formally elect the…
Official vote for President and Vice president by each state
If a candidate wins the larges number of popular votes, that…
Secretaries of executive departments, Vice president, etc who…
Electors
Members of a party chosen in each state to formally elect the…
Electoral Vote
Official vote for President and Vice president by each state
15 terms
Civics: Executive Branch Departments
Dept. of State
Dept. of Treasury
Dept. of Defense
Dept. of Justice
Manages our relationship with foreign countries
Collects taxes, prints money, deals with the nation's finances
Manages the armed forces and conducts war overseas
Fights crime and runs the federal court system
Dept. of State
Manages our relationship with foreign countries
Dept. of Treasury
Collects taxes, prints money, deals with the nation's finances
22 terms
Vocabulary Chapter 6 Civics- The Executive Branch
Presidential succession
Foreign policy
Diplomacy
Diplomatic notes
The order in which the office of president is to be filled if…
A country's plan for dealing with other countries of the world.
The art of dealing with foreign government.
Written communications between diplomats.
Presidential succession
The order in which the office of president is to be filled if…
Foreign policy
A country's plan for dealing with other countries of the world.
22 terms
Civics: Unit 7 Vocabulary - The Executive Branch
Electoral College
elector
executive order
pardon
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
a rule or command that has the force of law
a declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
Electoral College
a group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
elector
person appointed to vote in presidential elections for the ma…
CIVICS 8 - Executive Branch Vocabulary Review
federal bureaucracy
executive order
pardon
ambassador
The collective agencies and employees of the executive branch
A rule or command that has the force of law
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment
An official representative of a country's government
federal bureaucracy
The collective agencies and employees of the executive branch
executive order
A rule or command that has the force of law
21 terms
Executive Branch (civics)
duties of VP
538
president
impeachment
take over if Pres can't, in charge of Senate
total electoral votes
head of executive branch
power of Congress over a Pres
duties of VP
take over if Pres can't, in charge of Senate
538
total electoral votes
22 terms
Civics Chapter 7 The Executive Branch VOCABULARY
the body of electors who formally elec…
person appointed to vote in presidenti…
a rule issued by the president that ha…
the act of excusing a mistake or offense
electoral college
elector
executive order
pardon
the body of electors who formally elec…
electoral college
person appointed to vote in presidenti…
elector
8 terms
Civics Executive Branch Deeken
Cabinet
Diplomat
Elector
Electoral college
the heads of the 15 executive departments who advise the Pres…
a person appointed by a national government to conduct offici…
a person chosen by their party to cast their electoral colleg…
a set of electors who are selected to elect a candidate to a…
Cabinet
the heads of the 15 executive departments who advise the Pres…
Diplomat
a person appointed by a national government to conduct offici…
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