POL 201 - POL 201 WEEK 3 QUIZ
Question 1.In the realm of foreign affairs, presidents are usually weak and must solicit congressional approval before entering into agreements with other countries.
Question 2. Prior judicial experience is required to be appointed as a judge on the federal level.
Question 3. The president and Congress are unable to control the bureaucracy or hold it accountable because:
Question 4. The idea that citizens should be suspicious of a strong central government would best be described as:
Question 5. The scope of presidential power has expanded over time due to presidents carving out their own powers as they have needed.
Question 6. The Supreme Court concept of “stare decisis” is the concept of ruling by decisions that were:
Question 7. The position of Secretary of Defense was created with the passage which Act of Congress?
Question 8. Which of these organizations has layers of both political appointees and civil servants?
Question 9. The Federal Register is the official journal of the federal government. Which statement(s) below best describes the Federal Register?
Question 10. Which president did NOT declare martial law on U.S. soil to place military authorities in charge of state actions, instead of civilians?
Question 11. Which of the following best defines an “imperial presidency”?
Question 12. Which of these presidents exercised “presidential prerogative” to expand his authority in ways not stated in the Constitution?
Question 13. What role does a court play when it takes the view that its decisions should be based on what the Framers or the authors of particular statutes or amendments intended?
Question 14. Which of these authorities is NOT delegated to the president by the Constitution?
Question 15. The term “Red Tape” is the idea that: