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7th Grade Social Studies Government
Democracy
Autocracy
Federal
Confederation
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
Form of government where power is shared with multiple levels…
When states or countries are joined by an alliance or agreeme…
Democracy
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Autocracy
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
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Social Studies Government, 7th Grade
Confederate
Federal
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Nations, states, or alliance united together to make their ow…
A form of government where power is shared between central an…
A government where one person has all the power.
A government system where a group of people have all the powe…
Confederate
Nations, states, or alliance united together to make their ow…
Federal
A form of government where power is shared between central an…
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Social Studies Government, 7th Grade
Confederate
Federal
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Nations, states, or alliance united together to make their ow…
A form of government where power is shared between central an…
A government where one person has all the power.
A government system where a group of people have all the powe…
Confederate
Nations, states, or alliance united together to make their ow…
Federal
A form of government where power is shared between central an…
7th grade social studies (government)
Monarchy
Deocracy
Oligarchy
Autocracy
Ruled by one person, especially a king or queen.
A government that gives power to the people.
Ruled by a few individuals or a small group of people
No ruler!
Monarchy
Ruled by one person, especially a king or queen.
Deocracy
A government that gives power to the people.
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social studies 7th grade government
democratic
autocratic
unitary
oligarchic
rule by all
rule by one
An internal organization of a state that places most power in…
ruled by few
democratic
rule by all
autocratic
rule by one
7th Grade Advanced Social Studies Government Vocab
Autocratic
Communist
Confederation
Constitutional Monarchy
Form of government in which a SINGLE ruler holds all the power.
Government has a strong control over the economy and society…
A form of government with multiple levels. MORE power is held…
Government in which a king or queen is the official head of s…
Autocratic
Form of government in which a SINGLE ruler holds all the power.
Communist
Government has a strong control over the economy and society…
7th Grade Advanced Social Studies Government Vocab
Autocratic
Communist
Confederation
Constitutional Monarchy
Form of government in which a SINGLE ruler holds all the power.
Government has a strong control over the economy and society…
A form of government with multiple levels. MORE power is held…
Government in which a king or queen is the official head of s…
Autocratic
Form of government in which a SINGLE ruler holds all the power.
Communist
Government has a strong control over the economy and society…
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7th Grade Social Studies - Types of Government
Democracy
Autocracy
Federal
Confederation
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
Form of government where power is shared with multiple levels…
When states or countries are joined by an alliance or agreeme…
Democracy
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Autocracy
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
7th grade social studies Government types...
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
Is one in which the central government holds nearly all of th…
Is one in which the local governments hold al of the power &…
Is a political system in which power is shared among differen…
Is one in which the ruler has absolute power to do whatever h…
Unitary
Is one in which the central government holds nearly all of th…
Confederation
Is one in which the local governments hold al of the power &…
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Southeast Asia Government 7th Grade Social Studies
small group of powerful leaders
by the political party with the most m…
China
The ruler
Who makes the most of the important governmental decisions in…
In a parliamentary system of government, how is the leader ch…
Which Asian country could be described as an oligarchy?
Who makes the most important governmental decisions in an aut…
small group of powerful leaders
Who makes the most of the important governmental decisions in…
by the political party with the most m…
In a parliamentary system of government, how is the leader ch…
Economics and Government (7th Grade Social Studies)
economic system
market economic system
tariff
command economy system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
This tax is placed on imported goods and services to protect…
An economic system in which the government leaves little free…
economic system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
market economic system
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
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7th Grade Social Studies: Branches of Government
separation of powers
judicial branch
judicial branch examples
veto
the division of government roles into three branches
can veto laws, interprets laws
Texas Supreme Court, state courts, municipal courts
to reject a bill or law
separation of powers
the division of government roles into three branches
judicial branch
can veto laws, interprets laws
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7th Grade Social Studies
federal system
impeach
veto
executive orders
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
to bring charges against
to cancel; say no
non-legislative directives issued by the United States in cer…
federal system
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
impeach
to bring charges against
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7th grade social studies
great compromise of 1787
Trail of tears
qualifications for citizenship
qualification for president and vice p…
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
Over 18 years old, Permanent resident for 5 years, Good chara…
natural born citizen, at least 35, and resident for 14 years
great compromise of 1787
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
Trail of tears
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
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7th Grade - Social Studies - Types of Government
autocracy
monarchy
dictatorship
democracy
a government in which one person has all the power
a king or queen rules the country
a form of government where one leader has absolute control ov…
citizens hold the political power
autocracy
a government in which one person has all the power
monarchy
a king or queen rules the country
7th grade Social Studies- forming a government
tariffs
interstate commerce
inflation
depression
taxes on imports or exports
trade between two or more states
increased prices combined with the reduced value of money
a period of low economic activity combined with a rise in une…
tariffs
taxes on imports or exports
interstate commerce
trade between two or more states
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Latin American Government (7th Grade Social Studies)
parliamentary
legislature
democracy
confederation
In this type of democracy, the leader works through the legis…
This branch of government makes the country's laws.
In this type of government, citizens play an important role b…
In this type of government structure, power is held by indivi…
parliamentary
In this type of democracy, the leader works through the legis…
legislature
This branch of government makes the country's laws.
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General Government and Economics - 7th Grade Social Studies
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
Power is shared between the Central and Regional Authorities…
A political system in which one person is the ruler. Citizens…
Unitary
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
Confederation
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
7th Grade Social Studies Government Branches and Levels
Federal Government
Federal Government
Federal Government
State Government
Print money. ... ex. This level of government created paper doll…
Declare War... ex. This level of government recently declared wa…
Establish an army and navy... ex. During the Vietnam War, this l…
This level of government issue licenses such as marriage and…
Federal Government
Print money. ... ex. This level of government created paper doll…
Federal Government
Declare War... ex. This level of government recently declared wa…
7th Grade Social Studies African Governments
What type of government does the Repub…
Who is the Republic of Kenya's Head of…
What degree of personal freedoms do th…
When did the Republic of Kenya become…
Presidential Democracy
Uhuru Kenyatta; April 9, 2013
The freedom of expression, movement, and from discrimination
1963 - Britain
What type of government does the Repub…
Presidential Democracy
Who is the Republic of Kenya's Head of…
Uhuru Kenyatta; April 9, 2013
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7th Grade - Social Studies - Types of Government
Identify each of the following types o…
totalitarianism
fascist
Communist
...
Government ruled by a single party and/or person that exerts…
Radical authoritarian nationalism... Italy - Benito Mussolini
An economic system in which all means of production (land,min…
Identify each of the following types o…
...
totalitarianism
Government ruled by a single party and/or person that exerts…
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Economics and Government (7th Grade Social Studies)
economic system
market economic system
tariff
command economy system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
This tax is placed on imported goods and services to protect…
An economic system in which the government leaves little free…
economic system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
market economic system
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
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7th Grade Social Studies African Governments
What type of government does the Repub…
Who is the Republic of Kenya's Head of…
What degree of personal freedoms do th…
When did the Republic of Kenya become…
Presidential Democracy
Uhuru Kenyatta; April 9, 2013
The freedom of expression, movement, and from discrimination
1963 - Britain
What type of government does the Repub…
Presidential Democracy
Who is the Republic of Kenya's Head of…
Uhuru Kenyatta; April 9, 2013
7th Grade: Social Studies Review {Government}
Limited Government
Checks and Balances
Federalism
Congress
The government had only the powers that the constitution give…
Each branch of government has the power to check or limit the…
Division of power between the federal government and the stat…
Legislative makes laws.
Limited Government
The government had only the powers that the constitution give…
Checks and Balances
Each branch of government has the power to check or limit the…
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African Government and Economics - 7th Grade Social Studies
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
Power is shared between the Central and Regional Authorities…
A political system in which one person is the ruler. Citizens…
Unitary
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
Confederation
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
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Social Studies - US Government 7th grade
Articles of Confederation
Articles of Confederation strengths
Articles of Confederation weaknesses
Articles of Confederation Accomplishme…
A plan adopted by Congress to create a central government. Am…
conduct foreign affairs, maintain an army, borrow money
Chief Executive, impose taxes, regulate trade
established a producer for surveying and selling land
Articles of Confederation
A plan adopted by Congress to create a central government. Am…
Articles of Confederation strengths
conduct foreign affairs, maintain an army, borrow money
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7th/8th Grade Social Studies - Government Terms
Branches Of Government
choice
citizen
communist dictatorship
the divisions of government each with their own powers. The U…
ability to make a decision among alternatives
a person who is recognized as a member of a state or nation
a system of government controlled by a single political party…
Branches Of Government
the divisions of government each with their own powers. The U…
choice
ability to make a decision among alternatives
7th Grade Social Studies: Vocabulary on Governments
Democracy
Parliamentary Democracy
Presidential Democracy
Oligarchy
A government in which the people have some power in the gover…
A democracy in which the people vote for the parliament
A democracy in which the people vote for the president
A government run by a few
Democracy
A government in which the people have some power in the gover…
Parliamentary Democracy
A democracy in which the people vote for the parliament
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Foundational Vocab - Government - 6th & 7th Grade Social Studies (Georgia)
Autocratic government (autocracy)
Communism
Confederation government system
Constitutional monarchy
The ruler has absolute power to do whatever he wishes and mak…
An economic structure or government that promotes a classless…
The local government has all the power and the national gover…
A government where the powers of the ruler are restricted to…
Autocratic government (autocracy)
The ruler has absolute power to do whatever he wishes and mak…
Communism
An economic structure or government that promotes a classless…
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7th Grade Social Studies Government Test
Constitution
Bicameral
federalism
Amendments
written form of government
two house Congress
type of government where power is distributed between Federal…
additions or changes to the Constitution
Constitution
written form of government
Bicameral
two house Congress
Social Studies 7th Grade
A large area of flat land is called a…
A ____________ is a continuous flow of…
Part of an ocean enclosed by a curve o…
Land next to an ocean or sea is a ____…
plain
river
bay
coast
A large area of flat land is called a…
plain
A ____________ is a continuous flow of…
river
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7th Grade: Social Studies - Chapter 9 (Government)
A basic principle of democracy that sa…
The part of the government that carrie…
The constitutional system that shares…
System that allows each branch of gove…
Majority Rule
Executive Branch
Federalism
Checks and Balances
A basic principle of democracy that sa…
Majority Rule
The part of the government that carrie…
Executive Branch
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7th Grade Social Studies
Jerusalem
Muhammad's Night Journey
Hospitals
The Catholic Church
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
What were Muslims the first to establish in the field of medi…
What was the center of Medieval life?
Jerusalem
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
Muhammad's Night Journey
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
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7th grade social studies
nations
world
divisions
hemisphere
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
cosmopolitan
each kingdom is divided into
half of the earth
nations
Group of people who have the same laws and leaders.
world
cosmopolitan
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Social Studies Vocabulary 7th Grade
political party
electoral college
Democratic-Republican party
Federalist party
The aim of a _______________is to elect officials who will tr…
When the system was first created, the members of the _______…
Led by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, the ______________…
The upper class and the elitists were strong supporters of th…
political party
The aim of a _______________is to elect officials who will tr…
electoral college
When the system was first created, the members of the _______…
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7th Grade Social Studies: the Constitution and Government
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Right to speech, press, assembly, petition, religion
Right to bear arms
No quartering of troops
No search and seizure without warrant
1st Amendment
Right to speech, press, assembly, petition, religion
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
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7th grade Social Studies
mercantilism
capitalism
caravel
astrolabe
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
private ownership of property
ship with both square and triangular sails
tool used by ships to find their latitude at sea
mercantilism
European nations controlling trade to get gold and silver for…
capitalism
private ownership of property
7th Grade Social Studies
agriculture
authenticity
biological weapons
civil war
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
the quality or condition of being authentic, trustworthy, or…
Weapons that can release disease-carrying organisms such as s…
A war between people of the same country.
agriculture
The art and science of producing food from the land and tendi…
authenticity
the quality or condition of being authentic, trustworthy, or…
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African Government and Economics - 7th Grade Social Studies
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
Power is shared between the Central and Regional Authorities…
A political system in which one person is the ruler. Citizens…
Unitary
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
Confederation
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
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7th grade Social Studies, Government in the middle east
federal
oligarchy
democracy
parliamentary republic
a national government
a government in which a few powerful individuals rule
a government that receives its power from the people
a republic whose head of government, usually a prime minister…
federal
a national government
oligarchy
a government in which a few powerful individuals rule
Southern and Eastern Asia - Government and Economics - 7th Grade Social Studies
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
Power is shared between the Central and Regional Authorities…
A political system in which one person is the ruler. Citizens…
Unitary
The central authority holds most of the power in this governm…
Confederation
The Regional authorities hold most of the power in this gover…
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7th Grade - Chapter 9 Social Studies Vocabulary - Launching the New Government
Alexander Hamilton
Bank of the United States
Bond
Cabinet
Washington's Secretary of the Treasury
the bank created in 1791 to issue paper money and to pay the…
a certificate that promises the holder a certain sume of mone…
a group of official advisors to the President
Alexander Hamilton
Washington's Secretary of the Treasury
Bank of the United States
the bank created in 1791 to issue paper money and to pay the…
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7th Grade Social Studies
First Amendment
John Peter Zenger Trial
Olive Branch
Declaration of Independence
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as pa…
Zenger published articles critical of British governor Willia…
On July 8, 1775, the colonies made a final offer of peace to…
Signed in 1776 by US revolutionaries; it declared the United…
First Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as pa…
John Peter Zenger Trial
Zenger published articles critical of British governor Willia…
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Social Studies Test (Government Terms) 7th grade
Federalism
Who has the power to veto a bill?
The Mayflower Compact is an example of…
What does interpret the law mean?
A system of government in which power is shared between a cen…
The President
Self government
To explain its meaning espically in relation to the Constitut…
Federalism
A system of government in which power is shared between a cen…
Who has the power to veto a bill?
The President
Government -7th Grade Social Studies (Semester 2, lesson 6)
Monarchy
Representative Democracy
Autocracy
Oligarchy
a king or queen whose right to rule is passed on to his/her c…
power to the people; people have full and equal rights to par…
one leader controls power; no citizen participation
a small group is in control and has power; they are the only…
Monarchy
a king or queen whose right to rule is passed on to his/her c…
Representative Democracy
power to the people; people have full and equal rights to par…
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7th Grade - Chapter 8 Social Studies Vocabulary - Government, Citizenship, and the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
citizens elect representatives to carry out their will
each branch has the power to limit the actions of the other t…
Popular Sovereignty
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
Separation of Powers
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
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Economics and Government (7th Grade Social Studies)
economic system
market economic system
tariff
command economy system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
This tax is placed on imported goods and services to protect…
An economic system in which the government leaves little free…
economic system
The way in which a nation uses its resources to satisfy peopl…
market economic system
I am an entrepreneur, and I like to make my own decisions abo…
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7th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary - Chapter 9: Launching the New Government
neutral
tariff
national debt
precedent
not taking sides in a conflict; when a nation does not suppor…
tax on foreign goods brought into a country
total sum of money that a government owes to others
act of decision that sets an example for others to follow
neutral
not taking sides in a conflict; when a nation does not suppor…
tariff
tax on foreign goods brought into a country
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Cassie - 7th Grade Social Studies - Governments
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Constitutional Monarch
The power to rule the country is inherited or is taken by mil…
The country is ruled by a small group of people. Example - Ve…
The citizens hold the power of the government. Example - USA
A political system in which the head of state is a king or qu…
Autocracy
The power to rule the country is inherited or is taken by mil…
Oligarchy
The country is ruled by a small group of people. Example - Ve…
7th Grade Social Studies
Jerusalem
Muhammad's Night Journey
Hospitals
The Catholic Church
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
What were Muslims the first to establish in the field of medi…
What was the center of Medieval life?
Jerusalem
What city were Muslims and Crusaders fighting over?
Muhammad's Night Journey
What made Jerusalem a holy city for Muslims?
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