quiz ch 13 - CHAPTER 13 The powers of the presidency are...

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CHAPTER 13 The powers of the presidency are outlined in ____________ of the U.S. Constitution. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. Article II 100% 2. Article I 3. Article III 4. Article IV Score: 1/1 2. The practice of allowing the party's congressional delegates to nominate presidential candidates is known as the Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. electoral college. 2. convention. 3. caucus. 4. primary. 0% Score: 0/1 3. The national convention is important to the power of the presidency because Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. it immediately transforms the office of the president.
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Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 2. it gives the presidency a popular base that eventually supports increased presidential power. 100% 3. it makes the president more responsive to Congress. 4. it makes the Congress more responsive to the president. Score: 1/1 4. What did the framers mean to accomplish by the indirect election of the president? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. to create an imperial presidency to counter the power of Congress 2. to bind the president to the will of the people 3. to make the president responsible to state and national legislatures 100% 4. to make a more independent and powerful chief executive
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Score: 1/1 5. In times of crises, presidents have issued executive orders without consulting Congress on the basis of _________. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. the president's power to declare war 2. delegated powers 3. inherent powers 100% 4. expressed powers Score: 1/1 6. Presidents George Herbert Walker Bush and Bill Clinton negotiated the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Instead of treating that agreement like a treaty, Clinton submitted it for a simple majority vote of Congress. What President Clinton did was Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. an executive- congressional agreement. 2. illegal. 3. a sole executive agreement. 4. an executive order. 0% Score: 0/1 7.
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Senate needed to ratify a treaty, he or she most likely would Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. evoke the treaty- making provisions in the War Powers Act of 1973. 0% 2. make an executive agreement with the head of a foreign nation. 3. evoke executive privilege. 4. make a secret treaty and simply not inform Congress. Score: 0/1 8. In 1973, Congress passed the War Powers Act, which Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. attempted to limit the president's use of troops in military action without congressional approval. 100%
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quiz ch 13 - CHAPTER 13 The powers of the presidency are...

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