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1

Presidential helicopter

Marine One

2

Presidential jet

Air Force One

3

Presidential Pullman railroad car

Ferdinand Magellan

4

Who was the first president to have his State of the Union address broadcast live over the Internet ?

Ronalde Regan

5

The _________ is the commander-in-chief of U.S. military forces

President

6

Presidents generally have a/an _______ time getting desired legislation through Congress during their second term than during their first term in office

Difficult

7

The president is required by the Constitution to give Congress information from time to time about the _________________

United State of Union

8

What was created as the result of the Brownlow report ?

E.O.P

9

How many cabinet offices are there today ?

15

10

What term means a written understanding with another tea dos state to carry out a particular action ?

Executive agreement

11

What is the ultimate check on the president ?

Impeachment

12

Who are the only two presidents to have been impeached ?

Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton

13

What is the primary duty of the president ?

Enforce the law

14

Which president failed to get the Senate to ratify the Treaty of Versailles ?

Woodrow Wilson

15

Who was the first president to use what is now known as Camp David ?

Dwight Eisenhower

16

By what name was Camp David originally known ?

Shangri-la

17

Who named Camp David in honor of his grandson ?

Dwight Eisenhower

18

What agency was originally created to stop counterfeiting but eventually became responsible for protecting the president ?

Secret Service

19

Which president created the National Security Council ?

Harry Truman

20

Who was the first president to die while in office ?

William Henry Harrison

21

Which amendment outlines the process for filling a vacancy in the vice presidency ?

Twenty-Fifth

22

Which amendment restricts the president to two terms ?

Twenty-Second

23

Who was the only president to resign ?

Richard Nixon

24

What group sought to remove Andrew Jackson from office ?

Radical Republicans

25

Who was appointed vice president when Spiro Agnew resigned from the office ?

Gerald Ford

26

Office of Communications introduced

Richard Nixon

27

Pendleton Act Passed

Chester Arthur

28

Spoils systems initiated

Andrew Jackson

29

West Wing added

Theodore Roosevelt

30

The Pendleton Act abolished the ________ system

Spoils