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AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
23 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
45 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
a series of attacks on courthouses by a small band of farmers…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
23 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
Consent of the Governed
Nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, allocates…
Written by Jefferson and adopted on July 4th, 1776. Colonies…
Rights inherited in human beings, not dependent on government…
People must agree on who their rulers will be
Constitution
Nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, allocates…
Declaration of Independence
Written by Jefferson and adopted on July 4th, 1776. Colonies…
128 terms
Unit 2 AP Government
public opinion
public opinion polls
samples
straw poll
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
a subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
41 terms
AP Government Unit 2
Political Culture
Civic Duty
Class Conciousness
Orthodox
Thoughts on how government ought to work
Your obligations as a citizen
Identification with an economic class coupled with a belief t…
Viewpoint in the culture war that promotes the belief in the…
Political Culture
Thoughts on how government ought to work
Civic Duty
Your obligations as a citizen
164 terms
[SEM 2] AP Government
What do liberals support?
What do conservatives support?
pragmatic political party
doctrinal political party
active government, protection of individual rights and libert…
private enterprise/oppose government regulation, less concern…
most common, practical, try to appeal to everyone, all across…
seek a cause, ex: communists, utopian, want to institute qual…
What do liberals support?
active government, protection of individual rights and libert…
What do conservatives support?
private enterprise/oppose government regulation, less concern…
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Unit 2 Ap Government
Natural Rights
Separation of Power
Article of confederation
Popular Sovereignty
"unreliable rights" "life, liberty and Pursuit of Happiness"…
Part of the base principles division of gov.. power across th…
Gov. structure, No Judicial , State held all remaining power…
Gov. is run by the people, Part of constitution basic principle
Natural Rights
"unreliable rights" "life, liberty and Pursuit of Happiness"…
Separation of Power
Part of the base principles division of gov.. power across th…
35 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Natural Rights
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
a document written in 1776 declaring the colonists' intention…
the government charter of the states from 1776 until the Cons…
Constitution
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
Natural Rights
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
9 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Natural Rights
Factions
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Separation of Powers
the idea that all humans are born with rights, which include…
Political groups that agree on objectives and policies; the o…
A court order that requires police to bring a prisoner to cou…
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
Natural Rights
the idea that all humans are born with rights, which include…
Factions
Political groups that agree on objectives and policies; the o…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
65 terms
AP Comparative Government Final Exam Set #2
Russian Legitimacy
Historical Influences on Political Tra…
Russia's Conflictual Political Culture
statism
In the earliest years of the 21st century, the legitimacy of…
From the beginning, Russian tsars held absolute power that th…
The idea that the rights of the nation are supreme over the r…
Russian Legitimacy
In the earliest years of the 21st century, the legitimacy of…
Historical Influences on Political Tra…
From the beginning, Russian tsars held absolute power that th…
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AP Government Ch. 2
Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
Consent of the Governed
A nation's basic law. It creates political institutions, assi…
The document approved by representatives of the American colo…
Rights inherent in human beings, not dependent in governments…
The idea that government derives it's authority by sanction o…
Constitution
A nation's basic law. It creates political institutions, assi…
Declaration of Independence
The document approved by representatives of the American colo…
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AP Government - Unit 2 Review
bicameralism
House of Representatives
Senate
constituency
Congress has two houses (House of Representatives and the Sen…
Many restrictions to proceedings because of the amount of mem…
Few restrictions because of small size / No debate rules, all…
the body of voters who elect a representative for their area
bicameralism
Congress has two houses (House of Representatives and the Sen…
House of Representatives
Many restrictions to proceedings because of the amount of mem…
49 terms
AP Government Review Unit 2
Exit poll
margin of error
political culture
political participation
A poll of voters exiting the polls (voting locations) to atte…
A measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll.
An overall set of values widely shared within a society
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Exit poll
A poll of voters exiting the polls (voting locations) to atte…
margin of error
A measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll.
20 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
Virginia Plan
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Proposal to create a strong national government
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
Constitutional Convention
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
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AP Government (Government in America) Chapters 1-2
Government
Public Goods
Functions of government include
Politics
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Goods, such as clear air and clean water, that everyone must…
Maintain a national defense, provide public services, preserv…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clear air and clean water, that everyone must…
23 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
Consent of the Governed
Nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, allocates…
Written by Jefferson and adopted on July 4th, 1776. Colonies…
Rights inherited in human beings, not dependent on government…
People must agree on who their rulers will be
Constitution
Nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, allocates…
Declaration of Independence
Written by Jefferson and adopted on July 4th, 1776. Colonies…
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Unit 2 AP Government
Exit poll
Gender gap
Margin of error
Political participation
public opinion surveys used by major media pollsters to predi…
regular pattern in which women are more likely to select demo…
(in polls and surveys:) an amount (usually small) that is all…
all activities used by citizens to influence political leader…
Exit poll
public opinion surveys used by major media pollsters to predi…
Gender gap
regular pattern in which women are more likely to select demo…
42 terms
AP Government: Wilson, Chapter 2
Constitution
Natural Rights
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
a document written in 1776 declaring the colonists' intention…
the government charter of the states from 1776 until the Cons…
Constitution
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
Natural Rights
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
28 terms
AP Government Unit 2
Bicameral
Apportionment
Redistricting
Gerrymandering
A legislature consisting of two parts, or houses... Sentence: Th…
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
The drawing of new electoral district boundary lines in respo…
Drawing the boundaries of legislative districts in bizarre or…
Bicameral
A legislature consisting of two parts, or houses... Sentence: Th…
Apportionment
Distribution of representatives among the states based on the…
20 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
Virginia Plan
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Proposal to create a strong national government
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
Constitutional Convention
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
25 terms
AP Government: Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
56 terms
Unit 2 AP Government
selective incorporation
barron v baltimore
14 amendment
gitlow v new york
a constitutional doctrine that ensures states cannot enact la…
a united states supreme court case in which the court establi…
ratified on July 9, 1868 granted citizenship to "all persons…
june 8, 1925 that the us constitution's first amendment prote…
selective incorporation
a constitutional doctrine that ensures states cannot enact la…
barron v baltimore
a united states supreme court case in which the court establi…
22 terms
AP Government Ch. 2
Articles of Confederation and Perpetua…
Confederation
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
America's first written constitution; served as the basis for…
A system in which states retain sovereign authority except fo…
A framework for the Constitution, introduced by Edmund Ralph,…
A framework for the Constitution, introduced by William Pater…
Articles of Confederation and Perpetua…
America's first written constitution; served as the basis for…
Confederation
A system in which states retain sovereign authority except fo…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
39 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
constitution
Declaration of Independence
natural rights
consent of the governend
nation's basic law; creates political institutions, assigns o…
approved by representatives in 1776; stated grievances agains…
rights inherent in human beings, not dependent on government,…
idea that government derives its authority by sanction of the…
constitution
nation's basic law; creates political institutions, assigns o…
Declaration of Independence
approved by representatives in 1776; stated grievances agains…
32 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Natural Rights
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Natural Rights
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
101 terms
AP Government Vocab #2
Administrative Discretion
Amicus Curaie Briefs
Bureaucracy
Block Grant
The authority of administrative actors to select among variou…
Latin for "friend of the court." Frequently, a person or grou…
A system of government in which most of the important decisio…
Federal government gives money to the states for a broad purp…
Administrative Discretion
The authority of administrative actors to select among variou…
Amicus Curaie Briefs
Latin for "friend of the court." Frequently, a person or grou…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
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AP GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 2: THE CONSTITUTION
Goals of the Constitution
Federalism
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
"Establish Justice." ... "Insure domestic tranquility" ... "Provide…
Divides the power of the government between a strong national…
The division of government authority between the national and…
James Madison and many of the framers feared putting too much…
Goals of the Constitution
"Establish Justice." ... "Insure domestic tranquility" ... "Provide…
Federalism
Divides the power of the government between a strong national…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
26 terms
AP US Government Chapter 2
amendment
Antifederalists
Articles of Confederation
bill of attainder
A new provision in the Constitution that has been ratified by…
Those who favored a weaker national government.
A weak constitution that governed America during and immediat…
A law that declares a person, without trial, to be guilty of…
amendment
A new provision in the Constitution that has been ratified by…
Antifederalists
Those who favored a weaker national government.
40 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Natural Rights
Patrick Henry
Declaration of Independence
A set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
Rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
Individual who refused to attend the Constitutional Conventio…
A document written in 1776 declaring the colonists' intention…
Constitution
A set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
Natural Rights
Rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
19 terms
AP Government - Unit 2
Political Culture
Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Political Idealogy
The set of attitudes, beliefs, and sentiments which give orde…
The process by which people form their ideas about politics.
How people think or feel about particular things.
A certain ethical set of ideals, principles, doctrines, myths…
Political Culture
The set of attitudes, beliefs, and sentiments which give orde…
Political Socialization
The process by which people form their ideas about politics.
46 terms
AP Government- Set 2
Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
Consent of the governed
A nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, assigns…
The document approved by representatives of the American colo…
Rights inherent in human beings ,not dependent on government…
The idea that government derives its authority by sanction of…
Constitution
A nation's basic law. Creates political institutions, assigns…
Declaration of Independence
The document approved by representatives of the American colo…
26 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Natural rights/Unalienable rights
Republic
Bicameral legislature
The fundamental principles of a government and the basic stru…
The rights possessed by all humans as a gift from nature, or…
A government that derives its authority from the people and i…
Describes a legislative body composed of two chambers.
Constitution
The fundamental principles of a government and the basic stru…
Natural rights/Unalienable rights
The rights possessed by all humans as a gift from nature, or…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
13 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
unalienable
Shay's Rebellion
republic
judicial review
A human right based on nature or God
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
Power of the courts to review acts of other branches of gover…
unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Shay's Rebellion
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
35 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Constitution
Natural Rights
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
a document written in 1776 declaring the colonists' intention…
the government charter of the states from 1776 until the Cons…
Constitution
a set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
Natural Rights
rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, discover…
23 terms
Chapter 2 AP Government
Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
Consent of the Governed
A body of fundamental principles or established precedents ac…
The formal statement written by Thomas Jefferson declaring th…
Rights inherit in human beings, not dependent on governments.
The people must agree on who their rulers will be.
Constitution
A body of fundamental principles or established precedents ac…
Declaration of Independence
The formal statement written by Thomas Jefferson declaring th…
71 terms
Government Chapter 2 + AP
"___" means "govenrment by the people."
"Democracy" means "___."
Characteristics of a direct or pure de…
Characteristics of a ___ or ___ ___ in…
Democracy
Government by the people
Liberty, equality, and individualism
Direct or pure democracy
"___" means "govenrment by the people."
Democracy
"Democracy" means "___."
Government by the people
54 terms
AP Government Unit 2
demographics
minority majority
political socialization
opinion leaders
the science of population change
the minority becomes so large that it becomes the majority
things that help someone acquire a political opinion
people that shape political opinion
demographics
the science of population change
minority majority
the minority becomes so large that it becomes the majority
21 terms
Chapter 2 AP Government
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's rebellion
Based on nature and providence ether than on the preferences…
Constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 1777…
Meeting of delegates in 1787 to revise AOC which produced new…
Rebellion in 1787 to prevent for closures of farms as result…
Unalienable
Based on nature and providence ether than on the preferences…
Articles of Confederation
Constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 1777…
23 terms
AP US Government - Chapter 2
Constitution
Declaration of Independence:
Natural Rights:
Consent of the Governed:
Basically the overall broad rules the U.S. should semi try to…
A document written in 1776 that declared the U.S. independent…
Rights that every human should be entitled to: life, liberty,…
The idea of people must agree on who their rulers will be.
Constitution
Basically the overall broad rules the U.S. should semi try to…
Declaration of Independence:
A document written in 1776 that declared the U.S. independent…
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CHAPTER 2 AP GOVERNMENT
9 out of 13
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
federalists adopted more positive name…
States needed to approve the Constitution?
the name given to one who was in favor of the adoption of the…
an individual who opposed the ratification of the new constit…
why did the federalists have an advantage?
9 out of 13
States needed to approve the Constitution?
Federalists
the name given to one who was in favor of the adoption of the…
12 terms
AP Government Latin Terms 2
Stare decisis
Writ of Certiorari
Bill of Attainder
Amicus Curiae
The legal principle of determining present verdicts based on…
When the Supreme court or higher court calls up all documents…
A law that singles out a group or person for punishment for a…
"Friend of the Court", Briefs filed before oral arguments, ca…
Stare decisis
The legal principle of determining present verdicts based on…
Writ of Certiorari
When the Supreme court or higher court calls up all documents…
70 terms
AP Government - Unit 2
public opinion
demography
census
melting pot
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
the science of population changes.
a valuable tool for understanding demographic changes. The Co…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
public opinion
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
demography
the science of population changes.
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