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AP Gov Final
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All of the following are values of American political culture EXCEPT
The government should own the means of production and redistribute wealth to the middle class
An individual who advocates for affirmative action, increased government regulation of the economy, and separation of church and state is most likely to be a,
The United States government can best be described as a
This government theory believes the right to rule is ordained by a higher authority
True or false, America adheres to the philosophy of Thomas Hobbes more than they do John Locke.
Limited government, inalienable rights, and little inconveniences are all the ideas ,
True or false, Americans (as a whole) support equality of opportunity, not equality of condition.
This ideology tends to view government action as the answer to problems (in all areas) experienced by the nation and its citizens.
This plan introduced at the convention in Philadelphia is also known as the large states plan
Which of these is NOT a basic purpose of our constitution?
Lay out basic structure of the government, Identify who can participate in the government, Identify the rights of the citizenry
The Constitutional Convention took place in ___.
The Magna Carta would be an example of ___.
True or false, the Articles of Confederation did not allow Congress to tax.
This term is more commonly referred to as the "strings" attached to grants.
Considered the Father of the US Constitution
True or false, categorical grants are more specific in spending than block grants?
How many senators are in the US Senate today?
Which case established the legitimacy of the necessary and proper clause?
McCulloch v Maryland
This Supreme Court established Judicial Review
Marbury v Madison
The king made all colonies ___ colonies so he could enforce all laws and collect more taxes.
True or false, the right to rebel is contained within the Declaration of Independence?
True or false,most nations have a federal system of government,
Confederal systems of government place power in the ___ government(s)
The power to tax is an example of a ___ power.
This amendment incorporated the Bill of Rights into state constitutions.
True or false,today we are more marble cake than layer cake.
The tendency for established grants to acquire mandates is called ___.
It wasn't until 1913 and the ___ Amendment when citizens were able to directly elect their senators.
___ argued the Constitution was an economic document designed to protect the wealthy.
Which plan called for representation based on population?
The original Constitution consisted of ___.
This clause in the Constitution allows it to remain a flexible document, although making some of the powers Congress exerts controversial.
Necessary and proper
Which would not be considered a Federalist?
America adheres to which government theory?
Article ___ of the Constitution established the supremacy clause.
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