MaxChapter14quiz - MaxChapter14quiz 1. Local governments in...

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MaxChapter14quiz 1. Local governments in Texas have only those powers the state chooses to give them. o True o False 2. In Texas, the type of city with a population of 5000 or less that is limited in terms of the amount and type of power it has is known as: o a. home-rule cities. o b. general law cities. o c. townships. o d. small/limited authority cities. 3. In Texas, cities with a population of 5000 or greater that have the ability to make all their own laws and write their own city charter are known as: o a. townships. o b. home-rule cities. o c. general law cities. o d. independent city. 4. While Texas does not have it on the state wide level, most home-rule cities have initiative, referendum and recall. o True o False 5. The form of local government in which the city council makes laws but hires a professional administrator to enforce them and administer the day to day activities of the city, is known as: o a. council-manager form of local government. o b. mayor council form of local government. o c. commission form of local government. o d. city manager form of local government. 6. Which of the following statements about the strong mayor council form of local government is most accurate? o a. The mayor and the city council share administrative authority. o
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