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Gov 2305 Hobbs Final Exam Review Questions
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Shared by both state and Fed
In a Federal system a majority of governmental responsibilities are:
Which of the following is the single biggest factor accounting for how people decide to vote?
Power to tax
Power to declare war
Power of borrowing
Power to regulate money and currency
Coins, weights, measures
The delegated powers of congress include:
basically says that any power that is not given to the federal government is given to the people or the states.
What is the purpose of the tenth amendment?
one of the major factors that led to the writing of the new Constitution
Shay's Rebellion was significant because it?
Autocracy, Oligarchy, Democracy?
What are the three forms of good gov?
Brief quotes and short characterizations of the day's events in news coverage are called?
The first amendment?
Both freedom of speech and freedom of religion require?
the institutions and procedures by which a territory and its people are ruled
Gov can best be defined as:
The rule of four is a Supreme Court of the United States practice that permits four of the nine justices to grant a writ of certiorari?
The Rule of Fours means?
states within the United States have to respect the "public acts, records, and judicial proceedings of every other state."
The full faith and credit clause of the Constitution:
liberty, equality, and democracy
What are the 3 core values in American political culture?
The power of courts to assess whether a law is in compliance with the constitution.
Daily internet users who participate in online political activity are called?
Which of the following is the most important, but not the most popular source of news?
a conference committee
When the house and senate pass different versions of a bill the differences are resolved by?
A person who chooses to receive the benefits of a "public good" or a "positive externality" without contributing to paying the costs of producing those benefits
A free rider is:
It says that the Americans were no longer under British rule. Instead, the thirteen British colonies came together to become a new country
The declaration of independence is?
economic dimension, social-order dimension
What are the 2 dimensions of political ideology?
The specific powers granted to the gov in Article 1 Section 8 are called?
Commander in Chief
Chief of Citizens
Chief of the Party
Roles of presidency:
Judicial Powers of pres:
9 Years a citizen, live in that state, 30+
Constitutional requirements for senators:
American Legal system is an:
the President's indirect veto of a bill (forgets about it?)
Pocket Veto differs from regular veto how?
They can create a quick and unchallenged law by a single person or group
Executive orders and signing statements are governing by decree because?
people, money, and expertise
Important resources for interest group:
In 1890 which state let women vote first?
race or nation origin
"Strict scrutiny" is given to all cases involving?
granted African American men the right to vote by declaring that the "right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude."
The 15th amendment guarantees?
13th amendment did what?
Speech that criticizes the gov to promote rebellion is?
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