Unit 6: Presidency Study Guide Name: Date: Multiple Choice (40 questions, 2 points each) Chapter 8, Section 1 1. Know compensation and the President’s salary 2. Know Constitutional Requirements for the President 3. Know Presidential succession and amendment it was 4. Know what body Vice President was over 5. Know how money plays a role in the Presidency 6. Know the most important duty of the President 7. Know what type of political philosophy most presidential candidates possess 8. Know who becomes President if the office of president and vicepresident are vacant at the same time 9. Know who is the Vice-President of the United States 10.Know Constitutional Responsibility of the Vice-President Chapter 9, Section 1 11.Know State of Union and its purpose 12.Know definition of Mandate 13.Know Congressional Override 14.Know Impeachment (Congress) 15.Know definition of Forum 16.Know the three informal sources of presidential power 17.Know Article of Constitution dealing with President 18.Know Thomas Jefferson and the Louisiana Purchase 19.Know Nixon and the War Powers Act Chapter 9, Section 2 20.Know Commander in Chief 21.Know Head of Executive Branch (Chief Executive) 22.Know Head of State 23.Know Judicial Power of President 24.Know Chief Legislator 25.Know Chief Executive 26.Know Economic Planner 27.Know Chief Diplomat 28.Know how to declare war in America 29.Know Executive Privilege 30.Know Executive orders 31.Know Amnesty 32.Know Executive agreement 33.Know Impoundment 34.Know Patronage 35.Know Treaty Extra 36.President is elected by this body 37.Know what President died to allow Harry Truman to take office 38.Know first woman nominated for a major party office Bonus 1. Who was president for one day in the mid 1800’s? 2. What President helped to start the current phrase “OK?” Short Answer Questions (30 points) 1. Chapter 9, Section 3 talks about 6 Presidential Leadership Qualities/Skills that make an effective President. List and explain 3 of those qualities/skills. Explain why you choose your answer.