Ch 103: NMTA Social Science: U.S. Presidential Elections & Powers

About This Chapter

Let us show you the important aspects of U.S. presidential elections and powers. Our video lessons and self-assessment quizzes can help you re-learn the material and answer the NMTA Social Science test questions correctly.

NMTA Social Science: US Presidential Elections and Powers - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons contained within this chapter to refresh your recollection of everything you studied in college about U.S. presidential elections and the powers of the president. As you increase your knowledge of these topics, you'll be more prepared for the NMTA Social Science test's related questions. The videos go over all of the highlights, including:

  • Presidential system of government
  • Staffing the executive office
  • Presidential appointees and the appointing process
  • Presidential decision making
  • Presidential powers

Our knowledgeable instructors present what you need to review in a manner that is compelling and effective. Videos, transcripts and quizzes are included in this chapter. Learn at a comfortable pace while maintaining your busy schedule

Objectives of the NMTA Social Science: US Presidential Elections and Powers Chapter

The NMTA Social Science Exam contains 150 multiple-choice questions, and it assesses your knowledge and understanding of many areas within social science. These include historiography and world history, U.S. history, geography and culture, government and economics. The Government domain is worth just about 19% of the test, and its topics are similar to those in this chapter. The self-assessment quizzes that follow the videos give a good way to check on your mastery of the material and to practice answering the kinds of questions you will see on the test.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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