American Government

3. Which of the following statements about the president's judicial powers are true? Select all that apply.
A- The president's amnesty power pardons those who have violated the law.
B- The president's can pardon himself from impeachment
C- The president's commutation power reduces the length of a sentences.
D- The president's clemency power can only be used in cases of offenses again a state.

4. In regard to the federal bureaucracy, the President of the United States is at the top of the executive branch hierarchy because
A- he or she is an elected representative of the American people.
B- it is most efficient to have one person who can make final decisions and solve conflicts.
C- congress mandates that structure when it created the executive office of the president.
D- the constitution makes the president the chief administrator of the federal government.

5. Based on this excerpt from the student textbook, which of the following is a line agency?
A- the national security council, which advises the president on national security matters
B- the office of the vice president, which helps the vice president perform his or her duties.
C- the securities and exchange commission, which oversees the nation's stock markets
D- the office of the U.S trade representative, which recommends trade polices to the president.

asked by Becky
  1. And you think ... ?

    posted by Writeacher
  2. 3. A,C
    4. A,D
    5. A,B

    posted by Becky
  3. 3 and 4 are right. I don't know about 5.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  4. u better know about 5 or ill whoop u tonight

    posted by Mr. Sue
  5. jk

    posted by Mr. Sue
  6. I wonder who MR. Sue is.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  7. 1) C) hierarchical authority
    2) D) The Vice President and a majority of the members of the Cabinet would inform Congress in writing that the President was incapitated
    3) A,C) The President's amnesty power pardons those who have violated the law, The President's commutation power reduces the length of a sentences.
    4) D) the Constitution makes the President the chief administrator of the Federal Government
    5) C) the Securities and Exchange Commission, which oversees the nation's stock markets
    6) B) a treaty is not the only tool a President can use to make agreements with other countries
    7) C) the constitution is flexible enough to allow congress and the president to meet crises in a number of ways
    8) D) to limit the President's power to commit the US to military action without meeting certain conditions
    9) A) Secretary of State
    10) D) Department of Homeland Security
    11) C) independent agencies
    12) B) Food and Drug Administration
    13) any- they're all right
    14) A) Bush won more Electoral College votes

    posted by (:
  8. to (: Thanks so much all were correct. JOHANN

    posted by Person
  9. thx! 100% :)

    posted by anon
  10. LIFE SAVER

    posted by Tom
  11. thanks

    posted by mona
  12. There is another similar version of the test.
    1. B. government corporations
    2, 3, and 4 are the same as above.
    5. C. Preside over the senate
    6 & 7 are the same as above.
    8. D. International Cooperation
    and the rest are the same as above

    posted by Em
  13. Yes! thank you

    posted by kay
  14. yes

    posted by mafia
  15. HISTORY IS THE BEST SCHOOL SUBJECT

    posted by Ms. Sue
  16. the people who post all the answers are life savers! they have a special place in heaven for you guys!!

    posted by boi
  17. I really appreciate the help

    posted by person
  18. Thank you so much

    posted by Trent
  19. This is the happiest I've seen Ms. Sue

    posted by Parrot
  20. why did the office of the vice president become more responsble as the tweith progressed one

    posted by Anonymous
  21. 13 is A.) Department of State

    posted by dick
  22. thank you!!!

    posted by mark
  23. shoutout (: you are my god

    posted by Graham
  24. Thanks Em my test had those questions that where different from the ones (: gave but Em and (: are right!!! TYSM!!! Dick is also right.

    posted by Can You please help ASAP?!!

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