Chapter 22 Review
Terms in this set (20)
Limits of government power; Natural rights (life, liberty, property)
Prohibition of cruel and unusual punishment; Abolish torture and capital punishment
System of checks and balances; Separation of powers
Freedom of speech and religion
Civilization causes inequality; Social contract; Public elections of President and Congress
Women's equality and education
Social contract; Leviathan; all people are selfish or cruel
Which idea states that people gave up their rights to a strong leader in exchange for law and order?
Age of Reason
What is another name for the Enlightenment?
advocated for the heliocentric theory.
felt that people could discover things about the world using the scientific method by experiments also known as empiricism.
The ________ theory states that the sun is the center of the universe.
people could discover things about the world using the scientific method by math and logic.
The _______ theory states that the earth is the center of the universe.
discovered the laws of gravity.
is the idea of looking at the natural world through observation.
an intellectual movement that stressed progress, secular views, and faith in science
What all people are born with according to Locke.
seperation of powers
The assignment of executive, legislative, and judicial powers to different groups of officials in government.
checks and balances
Measures designed to prevent any one branch of government from dominating the others.
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