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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Limited government
- Popular Sovereignty
- a approved formally
- b a government in which anything more than minimal governmental intervention in personal liberties and the economy is generally disallowed by law, usually in a written constitution
- c A group of people chosen to give a decision in a law case
- d political principle that the legitimacy of the state is created by the will or consent of its people, who are the source of all political power
- e An alliance for combined action, especially a temporary alliance of political parties forming a government or of states
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a change or addition to a legal or statutory document
- refuse to deal with, refuse to buy
- tax on imports or exports
- incapable of being repudiated or transferred to another
- state is divided into branches, each with separate and independent powers and areas of responsibility so that no one branch has more power than the other branches.
5 True/False Questions
Habeas corpus → judicial mandate requiring that a prisoner be brought before the court to determine whether the government has the right to continue detaining them.
Extralegal → the authority of the law; not regulated by the law.
Arbitrary → Based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system
Martial Law → the authority of the law; not regulated by the law.
Faction → A small, organized, dissenting group within a larger one, esp. in politics