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  • Created by: Megan K
  • Created on: 27-03-16 11:12

1. who composes the European Commission?

  • Leading Officials of the largest country according to latest census
  • Leading Minister/Official of each member state
  • President and College of Commisioners
  • Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande only (27/03/2016)
  • I don't know
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2. How does the President achieve the position?

  • I don't know
  • They are elected by the citizens in the states that were originally part of the EEC
  • They are nominated by the european Council by a QMV system
  • They are elected by every citizen of the EU over 18
  • They are appointed by HRH Elizabeth II

3. What IS NOT a function/power of the European Commission

  • Administers EU revenue and expenditure
  • Acts as a 'guardian to the treaties' and ensure EU law is properly applied
  • It legislates on any section of politics, including health and education
  • Representing the EU on the world stage and with trade negotiations
  • the EC has the sole right to draft legislation in most areas of the EU
  • Administers ad Executes EU legislation and programmes

4. when did Britian finally join the EEC?

  • 1973
  • 1972
  • 1980
  • 1965

5. The European Commission is similar to what part of 'the state'?

  • don't know
  • its kinda like the Judicature of the EU
  • its kinda like the legislature of the EU
  • Fusion of powers means that there is one body to the EU, the legislature, executive and the judicature combined
  • its kinda like the Lords of the EU
  • its kinda like the Executive of the EU
  • its kinda like the Commons of the EU


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