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U.S. Government

Unit V

 

The Executive Branch

Weeks 12-13

Focus Questions

 

  1. What is the function of the Executive Branch?

 

  1. How does the Executive Branch operate?

 

  1. Describe the relationship between the Executive Branch and foreign policy?

 

  1. Why does the U.S. interact with other nations politically?

 

  1. What strategies are used by the U.S. to develop and implement foreign policy?

 

Vocabulary                                         Activities

Cabinet                                                Foreign Policy Simulation

Executive order                                    Theories of Presidential Power

Executive agreement                                 Lecture

Executive privilege

Foreign policy

Diplomacy

United Nations

NATO

NAFTA

National Security Council

CIA

Tariff

Embargo

Boycott

War Powers Act 1972

 

Web Activities

http://www.quia.com/jg/350957.html  cabinet flash cards