Chapter 7 and Chapter 5 of California Republic
Attending state funerals and tossing out the first baseball of the season are examples of the president acting as
head of state
Who was considered to be the first modern president?
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Which of the following is NOT one of California’s superagencies?
Which is NOT a responsibility of California’s lieutenant governor?
Serving as an official consultant to the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office.
The California controller is the
chief fiscal officer who pays the state’s bills and keeps a tally of the state’s accounts.
This elected official oversees the $123 billion-a-year insurance industry by reviewing and preapproving rates for car and home owners’ insurance.
Office of Insurance Commissioner
Which of the following is an effect of divided government?
Limited ability for a president to pass laws
If Proposition 140 implemented term limits, how come former California Governor Jerry Brown was able to run for governor again?
Because anyone who served prior to the imposition of term limits was not prevented from running again.
Which of the following refers to the tendency for most presidents to begin their terms of office with relatively high popularity ratings?
Lady Bird Johnson and Nancy Reagan took on highly controversial issues during their husbands' tenure as president.