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  1. Categorical grants
  2. McCulloch v. Maryland
  3. Block Grants
  4. Declaration of Independence
  5. Separation of Powers
  1. a Expanded the powers of Congress and confirmed the supremacy of the federal government in the exercise of those powers. Allowed the U.S. to establish a bank and disallowed the taxing of that bank by the states.
  2. b Money from the national government for programs in certain general ares that the states can use at their discretion within broad guidelines set by Congress.
  3. c Addressed the British violations of political liberties that were said to be unalienable.
  4. d Split of power between the three branches of government to prevent one branch from becoming too powerful. Also a split of power between federal and state governments for the same reason.
  5. e Federal money for specific purposes. A more specific type of Grants in Aid. I.E. build a specific airport. Usually requires some sort of "matching" funds.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Laws and regulations, not otherwise unconstitutional, that promote health, safety, and morals that can be undertaken by the states.
  2. Madison's response to controlling factions through the creation of a large republic.
  3. The shifting of national government actions to that of the states. Examples include welfare and health care.
  4. Argues that the nation needed a loose confederation of states with most powers of government going to the state legislatures and state courts.
  5. Declare unconstitutional in Clinton et al. V. New York - Does not allow the president to veto specific items in tax and spending legislation.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Conditions of AidFederal government must tell the state governments what they want to do if they want the federal government money.

          

  2. Grants in AidInvalidated a federal law that required local police to conduct background checks on all gun purchases. A violation of the 10th Amendment.

          

  3. RepublicVoters can remove an elected official from office if enough of signatures are gathered on a petition and then it is brought to a vote.

          

  4. 11th AmendmentProtects states from lawsuits by citizens of other states or foreign nations.

          

  5. Printz v. U.S.Invalidated a federal law that required local police to conduct background checks on all gun purchases. A violation of the 10th Amendment.

          

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