USH Academic Vocab List #2
Terms in this set (16)
A group of organizations involved in producing or handling the same product or type of services
Movement of people from rural areas to cities
Purchase (or receiving) of goods.
A position of not taking sides in a conflict
A procedure by which voters can propose a law or a constitutional amendment.
Coming to live permanently in a foreign country
..., the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment
the process of assembling troops and supplies and making them ready for war
Official changes, corrections, or additions to the Constitution
State of things at a particular time
government free from external control
Data relating to study of human population
Government policy that attempts to manage the economy by controlling the money supply and thus interest rates.
At least one more than half
A governmental body primarily responsible for the making of laws (Congress)
Hands off. No government intervention in business.