← AP Gov Ch. 3 Terms Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Gibbons v. Ogden
- Fiscal Federalism
- Unitary Governments
- Elastic Clause
- a A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the central gov.
- b Patterns of spending, taxing, and providing grants in the fed system; its the cornerstone of the national gov's relations with state & local govs
- c Legal process whereby an alleged criminal offender is surrendered by the officials of one state to officials of the state in which is crime was committed
- d Final paragraph Art. 1 Sec 8 of the Constit. which authorizes Congress to pass all laws "necessary and proper" to carry out enumerated powers
- e 1824 case which interpreted very broadly the clause in Art 1 Sec 8 of the Constit giving power to regulate interstate commerce
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A way of organizing gov so that two or more levels of gov have formal authority over the same land and people.
- Fed categorical grants given for specfic purposes and awarded on the basis of the merits of application
- Fed grants given more or less automatically to states or communities to support broad programs in areas such as community development and social services
- Fed categorical grants distrubuted according to a formula specified in legislation or in admin regulations
- Powers of the fed gov that go beyond enumerated in the Constit.
5 True/False Questions
Cooperative Federalism → System of gov in which powers and policy assignments are shared between states and the national gov
Dual Federalism → Patterns of spending, taxing, and providing grants in the fed system; its the cornerstone of the national gov's relations with state & local govs
Privileges and Immunities → Fed categorical grants given for specfic purposes and awarded on the basis of the merits of application
Full Faith and Credit Clause → Requires each state to recognize the official documents and civil judgements by the courts of other states
Tenth Amendment → Constit. amendment stating that "The powers not delegated to the U.S by the Constit. not prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states, or to the people."