Social Studies 5/10 Government Review Quiz 2 at Pearson Adult Learning Centre

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

   cabinet      cabinet      civil service      civil service      Clerk of the Privy Council      executive      head      head      leader      legislation      MPs      orders-in-council      Prime Minister      resign      Senate      solidarity      three   

The branch of government consists of parts: the , the and the . The Prime Minister has three main jobs: the of his party, the of government (work in parliament) and the of the nation (work outside parliament in Canada or in other countries). The is a committee of chosen by the Prime Minister who run the country. The cabinet also includes the Leader of the . Cabinet decides which to take to parliament. They use sometimes to make laws without going through parliament. Cabinet members must follow cabinet which means if an MP disagrees with a decision made in cabinet, in public, he/she must support the decision or remain silent. If he/she cannot remain silent, he/she should .
The permanent employees who carry out the policies of government are called the . The head of the civil servants is called the who works in the Privy Council Office.