AP Government Final: Bureaucracy

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  • 1. 
    **type of bureaucracy** _______ model of bureaucracy: bureaucracies have not competitors and are inefficient
  • 2. 
    _____ _______: the selection and promotion of gov'nt employees on the basis of examinations
  • 3. 
    **type of bureaucracy** ________ model  of bureaucracy: leaders of bureaucracies try to expand their budgets and staff size.
  • 4. 
    ______-______: somone who brings public attention to gov'nt inefficiency or illegal action.
  • 5. 
    U.S. Postal Service and the Department of Defense employ the most federal civilian employees.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Cabinet departments are directly accountable to the president
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Sunset Act required all federal agencies that are run by a committee conduct their business in a public session.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Sunset legislation requires the termination of a program unles Congress reauthorizes it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Freedom of Information Act requires federal agencies to release any information on file about an individual upon that individual's request.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Cabinet Department Agencies
    • A. 

      Agriculture, Defense, State

    • B. 

      Interior, Labor

    • C. 

      Presidential

  • 11. 
    Independent Agenciesn**examples**
    • A. 

      CIA, EPA, NASA

    • B. 

      Cabinets

    • C. 

      DIY, FYI, LMN

  • 12. 
    Independent Regulatory Agencies **examples**
    • A. 

      Federal Reserve

    • B. 

      Securities and Exchange Commission

    • C. 

      National Labor Relations Board

  • 13. 
    Government Cooperations ** examples**
    • A. 

      Amtrak

    • B. 

      U.S. Postal Service

    • C. 

      TVA

  • 14. 
    Four main types of government bureaucracies:
    • A. 

      Cabinet departments,

    • B. 

      Independent executive and regulatory agencies

    • C. 

      Government cooperations

  • 15. 
    Iron triangle consists of which three working together to form public policy
    • A. 

      Bureaucracy

    • B. 

      Congress

    • C. 

      Intrest groups

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