Exam 3 (ch. 12)

20 Questions  I  By Naynik9591
Please take the quiz to rate it.

Online Exam Quizzes & Trivia

   or Create Online Exam
Changes are done, please start the quiz.


Question Excerpt

Removing question excerpt is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
1.  A ________________________ is a three-way alliance among legislators, bureaucrats, and interest groups to make or preserve policies that benefit their respective interests.
2.  A ______________________ made by a regulatory agency is as legally binding as a law passed by Congress.
3.  ______________________ is a government corporation.
4.  A _______________________ agency is independent in the ssense that it is not located within an executive department.
5.  As an average citizen, you will give about ________ percent of your income to federal, state, and local governments.
6.  The C.I.A., the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are ______________________________________.
7.  _______________________ is the application of technical skills to jobs without regart to political issues.
8.  All in all, the 3 levels of government employ about ____ percent of the civilian labor force.
9.  ________________________________ agencies create and implement rules that regulate private activity and protect the public interest in a particular sector of the economy.
10.  The __________________________ established the principle of governement employment on the basis of merit through open, competitive examinations.
11.  The fifteen executive departments (Cabinet) are directly accountable to ______________.
12.  A ______________________________ is an agency of the government that is run like a busincess enterprise.
13.  The ________________ Department grants patents and trademarks; conducts the national census, and monitors the weather.
14.  A ____________________ is a large, complex, hierarchically structured administrative organization that carries out specific functions.
15.  A new federal independent executive agency can be created through join cooperation between _________________ and ________________.
16.  The list of federal agency positions that are filled by appointments in published after each presidential election is the _________________.
17.  To create an administrative agency, Congress passes ______________ legislation, which specifies the name, purpose, composition, and powers of the agency being created.
18.  The Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Bureau of Prisons are subagencies of the ______________ Department.
19.  The rank and file bureaucrats obtain their jobs through ___________________________________.
20.  The Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Mint are subagencies of the ______________ Department.
Back to top

Removing ad is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Take Another Quiz
We have sent an email with your new password.