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NMTA Social Science: Regulatory Agencies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the name of a key independent agency that oversees the private banking system to ensure ethical cooperation?

Question 2 2. Amtrak is an example of a/an _____.

Question 3 3. Which agency would be in charge of recalling a toy that was found to harm children?

Question 4 4. A company focused on increasing revenue has lowered worker salaries, stopped distributing haz-mat suits to employees who work in dangerous conditions, and fired all workers who failed to meet a minimum production quota. Why would the Occupational Safety and Health Administration be interested in this situation?

Question 5 5. Which one of the following is the BEST explanation of a regulatory agency?

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Question 6 6. Identify which of the following situations is under the jurisdiction of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

Question 7 7. Which one of the following is NOT a step in the federal rule making process?

Question 8 8. What is a governmental body that is formed by a legislature to oversee and enforce laws?

Question 9 9. What organizations are created by a Congressional act to be part of the U.S. government while remaining independent of the executive department?

Question 10 10. The law that governs administrative appeals of regulation violations is _____.

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Question 11 11. A fruit company recently had to recall products that were possibly contaminated with Listeria, a bacteria that can cause sickness or death when consumed. Which agency would be responsible for this recall?

Question 12 12. What entities seek to offer credit or loans to the agriculture, home finance and education constituents while receiving partial funding from the government?

Question 13 13. Advance notices of rulemaking are published in The _____.

Question 14 14. What makes a regulatory agency unique in government?

Question 15 15. What are companies that are owned by government while existing in the private sector?

NMTA Social Science: Regulatory Agencies Chapter Exam Instructions

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