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5 Purposes of Government
Protection
Order
Conflict Resolution
Economic Stability
a government protects society against outside enemies
a government maintains order among the members of society
a government helps resolve disputes
a government exercises some degree of control over society's…
Protection
a government protects society against outside enemies
Order
a government maintains order among the members of society
5 of the Purposes of Government
Provide Public Service
Promote Rule of Law
Protect Individual Rights
Prepare for a Common Defense
Providing important services like health care, education, san…
Rule of Law is the principle that law should govern a nation.…
Each individual has the liberty to pursue life and goals with…
This is supports the idea that it is the governments responsi…
Provide Public Service
Providing important services like health care, education, san…
Promote Rule of Law
Rule of Law is the principle that law should govern a nation.…
12 terms
5 Major Purposes of Government
National Defense
National Defense examples
Maintaining Public Order
Maintaining Public Order examples
- provides protection; defends citizens from outside threats…
- army, navy, weapons, Homeland Security
-protect people and property from harms by others within coun…
- laws, police, FBI, courts, prisons
National Defense
- provides protection; defends citizens from outside threats…
National Defense examples
- army, navy, weapons, Homeland Security
13 terms
5 purposes of the democratic government
protect rights
protect rights
protect rights
promote rule of law
fair trial
right to vote
free speech
ensure public safety
protect rights
fair trial
protect rights
right to vote
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5 purposes of a government
Protect Rights
Promote rule of law
Provide public services
Prepare for a common defence
right to a fair trial... right to vote... right to free speech
enforce laws fairly... ensure public safety
build roads... set trade & safety standards... provide education
keep a strong military... build alliances w/ other nations
Protect Rights
right to a fair trial... right to vote... right to free speech
Promote rule of law
enforce laws fairly... ensure public safety
5 Purposes of Government + Examples
Purpose of Democratic Government
To Provide Public Services
To Protect Rights
To Promote Rule of Law
to provide for common good
Ex: public schools and hospitals
ex: right to vote, right to free speech
ex: speed limits on the roads, so people drive safely.
Purpose of Democratic Government
to provide for common good
To Provide Public Services
Ex: public schools and hospitals
5 Purposes of Government and Examples
Protect Rights
Promote Rule of Law
Prepare for a Common Defense
Provide Public Services
Right to a fair trial... Right to vote... Right to free speech
Enforce laws fairly... Ensure public safety
Keep a strong military... Build alliances with other nations
Build roads... Set trade and safety standards... Provide education
Protect Rights
Right to a fair trial... Right to vote... Right to free speech
Promote Rule of Law
Enforce laws fairly... Ensure public safety
6 terms
Purposes of Government
Provide Public Services
Protect Rights
Common Good
Prepare for a common defense
Things people need like safe water, schools, roads.
Rights of citizens. Rights cannot be taken away. Right to vot…
Good for most people.
Government need to be able to defend themselves. Keep Citizen…
Provide Public Services
Things people need like safe water, schools, roads.
Protect Rights
Rights of citizens. Rights cannot be taken away. Right to vot…
The Purposes of Government
Preamble
Framers
We the People
Establish Justice
a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usua…
Group of delegates who drafted the United States Constitution…
Popular sovereignty principle that the government is ruled by…
create laws that are reasonable, fair, and impartial
Preamble
a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usua…
Framers
Group of delegates who drafted the United States Constitution…
8 terms
FHSBoyd (C1C) 5 Purposes of Government
Protect Citizens
Regulate the Economy
Provide Government Services & Goods
Create (Levy) Taxes
Local Police, Fire Department, FBI, CIA, NSA, FDA, DOD
SEC, Federal Reserve, Wall Street Bailout
Electricity, Water Utility, Roads, Air Traffic Control, Stude…
Income Tax, Sales Tax, Estate Taxes
Protect Citizens
Local Police, Fire Department, FBI, CIA, NSA, FDA, DOD
Regulate the Economy
SEC, Federal Reserve, Wall Street Bailout
Purposes of Government
Government
Bands
Laws
Economy
The institution created by a society to make and enforce publ…
Small groups of families who live together in a certain area.
Rules made by governments.
The way a society makes, distributes and consumes goods and s…
Government
The institution created by a society to make and enforce publ…
Bands
Small groups of families who live together in a certain area.
12 terms
Purpose of Government
Provide National Security
provide public services
provide for an economic system
provide social order
this would include the military and national guard
this would include school, road, postal services. etc
this would include regulating trade and the money supply
this would include the police and law courts
Provide National Security
this would include the military and national guard
provide public services
this would include school, road, postal services. etc
10 terms
The Purposes of Government
Preamble
Framers
We the People
Establish Justice
a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usua…
Group of delegates who drafted the United States Constitution…
Popular sovereignty principle that the government is ruled by…
create laws that are reasonable, fair, and impartial
Preamble
a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usua…
Framers
Group of delegates who drafted the United States Constitution…
6 terms
Purpose of government
State of Nature
Social Contract
Consent of the governed
Natural Rights
a condition in which no governments or laws existed at all
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
power to govern comes from the people
John Locke's idea that all humans are born with rights, which…
State of Nature
a condition in which no governments or laws existed at all
Social Contract
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
Purposes of Government
Provide a common defense
Protect individual rights
Promote safety and security through ru…
Provide public services
military, navy, airforce
bill of rights, miranda rights
police force, give fair and = judgements
buses, libraries, schools
Provide a common defense
military, navy, airforce
Protect individual rights
bill of rights, miranda rights
Purposes of government
protect rights
promote rule of law
provide for the common defence
provide public services
People fight for whats right.
Going to court when people do not do good things.
The British attack the U.S. The U.S. army and the Navy attack…
Snow plows clear the road of snow, so cars can keep driving.
protect rights
People fight for whats right.
promote rule of law
Going to court when people do not do good things.
Purposes of Government
Consent of the Governed
Civil Liberties
Rights
Requirements
An "agreement" between you and your government
Rights provided by the Constitution but isn't free
Life, Liberty, Happiness
Obey the Law, Pay Taxes, Be loyal to your government
Consent of the Governed
An "agreement" between you and your government
Civil Liberties
Rights provided by the Constitution but isn't free
5 terms
The Purposes of Government
Protect Rights
Promote Rule Of Law
Prepare For A Common Defense
Provide Public Services
Right to a fair trial, right to vote, right to free speech
Enforce laws fairly and ensure public safety
Keep a strong military, build alliances with other nations
Build roads, set trade and safety standards, provide education
Protect Rights
Right to a fair trial, right to vote, right to free speech
Promote Rule Of Law
Enforce laws fairly and ensure public safety
24 terms
purposes of government
protect rights
protect rights
protect rights
promote rule of law
People may speak out against the government by writing letter…
People accused of a crime have a right to a trial
The government cannot punish those who disagree with the Pres…
Park rangers do not allow for large fires to prevent forest f…
protect rights
People may speak out against the government by writing letter…
protect rights
People accused of a crime have a right to a trial
6 terms
Purposes of Government
purposes of government
protection
maintenance of public order
resolution of social conflict
protection, maintenance of public order, resolution of social…
military
police, laws, judges
justice, conflicts between groups
purposes of government
protection, maintenance of public order, resolution of social…
protection
military
16 terms
Origins and Purpose of Law and Government: 5 of 5
14th (Fourteenth) Amendment
Eighth Amendment
Fifth Amendment
Fourth Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that defines citizenshi…
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that provides freedom f…
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that provides protectio…
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that provides freedom f…
14th (Fourteenth) Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that defines citizenshi…
Eighth Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that provides freedom f…
The Purposes of Government
government
power
policy
state
the formal structures and institutions through which a territ…
the government's authority and ability to get things done.
any decision made by government in pursuit of a particular go…
a political unit made up by a group of people that lives with…
government
the formal structures and institutions through which a territ…
power
the government's authority and ability to get things done.
52 terms
Purpose of Government
Provide National Security
provide public services
provide for an economic system
provide social order
this would include the military and national guard
this would include school, road, postal services. etc
this would include regulating trade and the money supply
this would include the police and fire depatment
Provide National Security
this would include the military and national guard
provide public services
this would include school, road, postal services. etc
Purposes of Government
Reason #1
Reason #2
Reason #3
Reason #4
maintain social order- creation and enforcement of laws
manage conflict/settle disagreements- courts and jail/fines
provide public services- schools, roads
provide national security- armed forces, war
Reason #1
maintain social order- creation and enforcement of laws
Reason #2
manage conflict/settle disagreements- courts and jail/fines
purposes of government
maintain social order
provide public services
provide national security
making economic decisions ($$)
by controlling and containing conflict between people by peop…
free public education, welfare, sewage, roads, police (essent…
protect people against attack from other nations to ensure pe…
ensuring all citizens have equal opportunity to economic reso…
maintain social order
by controlling and containing conflict between people by peop…
provide public services
free public education, welfare, sewage, roads, police (essent…
Purposes of government
4 purposes of government
Maintain social order
Make economic decisions
Provide national security
Maintain social order, make economic decisions, provide natio…
power to make and enforce laws and resolve conflict among peo…
Power to decide how money should be used; provide economic op…
Protect people from internal and external threats.
4 purposes of government
Maintain social order, make economic decisions, provide natio…
Maintain social order
power to make and enforce laws and resolve conflict among peo…
Purposes of government
4 main purpose
maintaining social order
local laws
state laws
1. to maintain social order ... 2. to provide public services ... 3…
1 create and enforce laws on local, state, and national level…
speed limits, curfew
driving age, murder laws
4 main purpose
1. to maintain social order ... 2. to provide public services ... 3…
maintaining social order
1 create and enforce laws on local, state, and national level…
Purposes of government
Maintaining social order
Protecting individual rights
make economic decisions
provide public services
they make laws that protect the community and enforcing them
the government has to stand up for our rights when we can't
make coins and money collect taxes, fund government programs,…
collect taxes from citizens but use the money to provide serv…
Maintaining social order
they make laws that protect the community and enforcing them
Protecting individual rights
the government has to stand up for our rights when we can't
27 terms
The Purpose of Government
Government
Power
Policy
State
Formal Institutions and processes through which decisions are…
Governments authority and ability to get things done
Any decision made by Government in pursuit of a particular goal
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Government
Formal Institutions and processes through which decisions are…
Power
Governments authority and ability to get things done
16 terms
Limits of government, Purpose of Government
Constitution
Rule of Law
Separation of Power
Consent of the governed
A rule book -It tells how a country's laws are made.... It tells…
Means laws are fair,enforced and nobody is above the law.... -Th…
Divides power among several branches of government... -It makes…
Citizens give their permission to be governed.... -Citizens have…
Constitution
A rule book -It tells how a country's laws are made.... It tells…
Rule of Law
Means laws are fair,enforced and nobody is above the law.... -Th…
Purposes of Government
Citizen
Consent of Government
Declaration Of Independence
Rights
member of a political society
agreement between you and the government
a document stating our rights, requirements and responsibilit…
life, liberty and happiness
Citizen
member of a political society
Consent of Government
agreement between you and the government
Purposes of Government
Strengthen the union
Establish laws that are reasonable, fa…
Keep the peace at home
Defend the nation again foreign enemies
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Strengthen the union
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Establish laws that are reasonable, fa…
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Purposes of Government
Form a More Perfect Union
Establish Justice
Insure Domestic Tranquility
Provide for the Common Defense
A) The states and American people should be closely linked... B)…
A)The law, as written and carried out, must be reasonable, fa…
Order and peace within the country
A)Defend the country against foreign enemies... B)Security of th…
Form a More Perfect Union
A) The states and American people should be closely linked... B)…
Establish Justice
A)The law, as written and carried out, must be reasonable, fa…
Purposes of Government
What are the four purposes of gov?
what is maintaining social order
What is public services
What is national security?
maintain social order, provide public services, national secu…
creating laws on all levels
providing us with important services
protecting our borders
What are the four purposes of gov?
maintain social order, provide public services, national secu…
what is maintaining social order
creating laws on all levels
Purposes of government
#1 form a more perfect union
#2 establish justice
#3 insure domestic tranquility
#4 provide for common defense
Create a unified country that believe in the same principles,…
Create a legal system so everything is fair
To keep peace at home
Protect citizens from foreign attacks
#1 form a more perfect union
Create a unified country that believe in the same principles,…
#2 establish justice
Create a legal system so everything is fair
Purposes of Government
Forming a more perfect union
Establishing justice
Insuring Domestic Tranquility
Providing for the Common Defense
Creation of a strong union of the states, while also maintain…
Reasonable, fair, and impartial law
Preservation of public order
Protection and maintenance of national defense
Forming a more perfect union
Creation of a strong union of the states, while also maintain…
Establishing justice
Reasonable, fair, and impartial law
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purpose of government
purposes of government
declaration of independence
articles of confederation
constitution
national security,public services economic system social order
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A written plan of government
purposes of government
national security,public services economic system social order
declaration of independence
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
12 terms
Origins and Purpose of Law and Government: I of 5
Enlightenment
Founding Fathers
natural law
natural rights
a period in European history when many educated people stress…
representatives from each of the 13 colonies who participated…
laws passed by government to protect natural rights
the belief that individuals are born with basic rights that c…
Enlightenment
a period in European history when many educated people stress…
Founding Fathers
representatives from each of the 13 colonies who participated…
32 terms
the purposes of government
preamble
u.s constitution
public service
great dresspression
the introduction to the u.s constitution which lays out the p…
a written plan of government for the united states
provided by a government to meet the social and economic need…
a sever worldwide economic down turn during the 1930's
preamble
the introduction to the u.s constitution which lays out the p…
u.s constitution
a written plan of government for the united states
11 terms
The Purpose of Government
authority
commerce
federal
government
The power and/or right to enforce obedience and make decision…
The business and exchange of goods by purchase, trade, or sale.
Government formed by a union of smaller groups (states) in ag…
A system of authority over a group of people.
authority
The power and/or right to enforce obedience and make decision…
commerce
The business and exchange of goods by purchase, trade, or sale.
13 terms
5.5 What is the purpose of government?
public goods
private property
sovereign state
natural rights
Goods and services that government supplies to its citizens t…
property owned by individuals or companies, not by the govern…
independent and free from all external control
assumes that human beings are born with certain natural right…
public goods
Goods and services that government supplies to its citizens t…
private property
property owned by individuals or companies, not by the govern…
10 terms
Purpose of government
State of Nature
Social Contract
Consent of the governed
Natural Rights
a condition in which no governments or laws existed at all
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
power to govern comes from the people
John Locke's idea that all humans are born with rights, which…
State of Nature
a condition in which no governments or laws existed at all
Social Contract
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
Purposes of government
anarchy
authoritarian
autocracy
bicameral
a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of autho…
favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority, especial…
a system of government by one person with absolute power.
(of a legislative body) having two branches or chambers.
anarchy
a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of autho…
authoritarian
favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority, especial…
Purposes of Government
four purposes of government
criteria for a democracy
features of a state
characteristics of a democracy
national defense, social order, public service, economy
widespread education, strong civil society, stable economy, s…
population, territory, sovereignty, government
individual freedom, fundamental worth of the individual, equa…
four purposes of government
national defense, social order, public service, economy
criteria for a democracy
widespread education, strong civil society, stable economy, s…
8 terms
Purposes of Government
The Preamble
Were what the writers of the Constitut…
Secure the blessings of libery
To promote the general welfare
What is the introductory paragraph to the United States Const…
The purposes of government-to form a more perfect union, to e…
Which purpose of government states it is the government's job…
Which purpose of government states it is the responsibility o…
The Preamble
What is the introductory paragraph to the United States Const…
Were what the writers of the Constitut…
The purposes of government-to form a more perfect union, to e…
FHSBoyd (C1C) 5 Purposes of Government
Protect Citizens
Regulate the Economy
Provide Government Services & Goods
Create (Levy) Taxes
Local Police, Fire Department, FBI, CIA, NSA, FDA, DOD
SEC, Federal Reserve, Wall Street Bailout
Electricity, Water Utility, Roads, Air Traffic Control, Stude…
Income Tax, Sales Tax, Estate Taxes
Protect Citizens
Local Police, Fire Department, FBI, CIA, NSA, FDA, DOD
Regulate the Economy
SEC, Federal Reserve, Wall Street Bailout
Purposes Of Government
Maintaining Social Order
Rights
Citizens
Civil Liberties
Create and enforce laws on local, state, and national levels
These are provided to us, or secured to us, in the amendments…
Members of a political society, U.S.A. , Maryland , Snow Hill
Your rights provided by the constitution these are provided t…
Maintaining Social Order
Create and enforce laws on local, state, and national levels
Rights
These are provided to us, or secured to us, in the amendments…
purposes of Government
Promote rule of law
Protect right
Protect right
Protect right
Park rangers do not allow for large fires to prevent forest t…
People accused of a crime have a right to a trial.
People may speak out against the government by writing letter…
The government cannot punish those who disagree with the Pres…
Promote rule of law
Park rangers do not allow for large fires to prevent forest t…
Protect right
People accused of a crime have a right to a trial.
Purposes of government
Protection
Maintenance of public order
Resolution of Social Conflicts
Responsibility for a stable economy
free from outside interference
protect against violence against one another
dealing with political issues
maintaining a healthy economy
Protection
free from outside interference
Maintenance of public order
protect against violence against one another
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Purposes of government
Scarcity
Social Conflict
Politics
Government
Short supply
Struggle for power and authority in governments
Representatives in a government
the governing body of a nation, state, or country
Scarcity
Short supply
Social Conflict
Struggle for power and authority in governments
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