1. Which Presidential action is an example of the unwritten constitution?

1. appointing Justices to the Supreme Court.
2. granting pardons for Federal crimes.
3. submitting a treaty to the Senate for ratification.
4. consulting with the Cabinet.

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2 . Which is the most important reason why the office of president became increasingly powerful after World War II?

1. greater involvement of the United States in world affairs.
2. a trend toward industrialization in the United States.
3. greater coverage of world affairs by the news media in the United States.
4. increased restrictions on the tights of U.S. citizens to participate in government.

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3 The War Powers Act was passed at the end of the Vietnam War to limit the president’s power to

(1) draft citizens in peacetime
(2) send troops into military combat
(3) negotiate peace treaties
(4) ask Congress to declare war

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4 Which presidential policy was promoted by the geographic isolation of the United States from Europe?

(1) George Washington’s Proclamation of Neutrality
(2) Thomas Jefferson’s support for low tariffs
(3) Andrew Jackson’s Native American Indian removal efforts
(4) Abraham Lincoln’s opposition to the spread of slavery

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5 Since the 1950s no United States president has run for a third term as president because

(1) vice presidents are usually eager to succeed presidents
(2) the public has not wanted a president to serve more than two terms
(3) opposition within each president’s political party has discouraged long tenure in office
(4) a constitutional amendment was passed denying a president a third  term in office

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