Unformatted text preview: What is the general tendency of a president's popularity?
% Selected Answer: J Presidents usually start out popular and decline over the next four years. uestlon 18
% Why was George Washington's reception of Edmond Genet as ambassador of France during the French Revolution so significant? Selected Answer: J It reflected the authority of the president to officially recognize specific regimes as the sovereign power of a nc uestlon 10
% What did the framers mean to accomplish by indirect election of the president? Selected Answer: J to make the president responsible to state and national legislatures uestlon 2|!
According to political scientist Terry Moe. why does Congress suffer from a collective-action problem in the face of presidential power?
% Selected J Individual members of Congress are more concerned with the substantive impact of presidential action on their
Answer: presidential powers.
uestlon 21 In the early 1500s. the system of nominating presidential candidates that left the candidates beholden to their party's leaders in Congre
(E Selected Answer: J King Caucus. uestlen 22
(E The groups of advisers and analysts to the president are collectively called the Selected Answer: J White House staff. uestlen 23
% The rise of national conventions to nominate the president led to the empowerment of what group? Selected Answer: X interest groups uestlen 24
(a The War Powers Resolution has been obeyed closely by most presidents over the past thirty years. Selected Answer: J False ...
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