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civics- foundations of American citizenship
civics:
citizen:
government:
what are the purposes of government?
the study of citizenship and government
member of a community with a government and laws
power or authority that rules a country, state, town, etc.
1. provide laws... 2. enforce laws... 3. settle conflicts... 4. protec…
civics:
the study of citizenship and government
citizen:
member of a community with a government and laws
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Civics: Foundation of American Citizenship
the study of citizenship and government
member of a community with a governmen…
power or authority that rules a countr…
rights and duties of members of a state
civics
citizen
government
citizenship
the study of citizenship and government
civics
member of a community with a governmen…
citizen
50 terms
American Citizenship Test + Civics
Civics
The Constitution
We, the people
The Bill of Rights
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
The Supreme law of the Land
The First three words of the Constitution. This is what gave…
The First Ten Amendments
Civics
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
The Constitution
The Supreme law of the Land
American Citizenship- Civics 2
Citizen
Naturalized
Alien
Representatives
A person with certain rights and duties under a government.
You have gone through the process of becoming a citizen.
A citizen of one country who lives in another country.
People who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citiz…
Citizen
A person with certain rights and duties under a government.
Naturalized
You have gone through the process of becoming a citizen.
47 terms
Civics-foundations of American citizenship
Civics
Civics
Citizen
Popular sovereignty
The study of the rights and duties of citizens
Comes from the Latin word "civis "
They have rights responsibilities and obligations
Power from the people
Civics
The study of the rights and duties of citizens
Civics
Comes from the Latin word "civis "
50 terms
American Citizenship Test + Civics
Civics
The Constitution
We, the people
The Bill of Rights
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
The Supreme law of the Land
The First three words of the Constitution. This is what gave…
The First Ten Amendments
Civics
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
The Constitution
The Supreme law of the Land
29 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Constitution
Constitutional Monarchy
Democracy
Division of Powers
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
The term, democracy, originates from the Greek: dēmokratía, w…
Refers to the vesting of powers within different levels of go…
Constitution
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
Constitutional Monarchy
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
10 terms
Civics Citizenship Final American Government
What is the Supreme law of the land?
What does the Constitution do?
idea of self government in the first t…
What is an Amendement?
The Constitution
gives us rights
"We The People"
Changes in the constitution
What is the Supreme law of the land?
The Constitution
What does the Constitution do?
gives us rights
51 terms
Civics & Economics: Unit I: Foundations of American Citizenship
civics
citizenship
citizen
value
the study of rights and duties of citizens and government
rights and duties of members of a state
community member who owes loyalty to the government and is en…
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgment…
civics
the study of rights and duties of citizens and government
citizenship
rights and duties of members of a state
24 terms
American Civics: Citizenship and Forms of Government
civics
citizen
digital citizenship
naturalized citizen
the studies of rights and duties of citizenship
all persons born or naturalized in the US
the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to…
citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen
civics
the studies of rights and duties of citizenship
citizen
all persons born or naturalized in the US
25 terms
Civics- CH 1: Americans, Citizenship, and Governments
immigrants
ethnic group
values
institutions
People who come to a country where they were not born in orde…
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
Broad ideas about what is good or desirable and what is bad o…
the key practices, relationships, and organizations in a soci…
immigrants
People who come to a country where they were not born in orde…
ethnic group
Group of people who share common ancestry, language, religion…
9 terms
Civics, Citizenship Test - American History C
Name one war fought by the United Stat…
Who was President during World War I?
Who did the United States fight in Wor…
Before he was President, Eisenhower wa…
Vietnam War
Franklin Roosevelt
Japan, Germany, and Italy
World War II
Name one war fought by the United Stat…
Vietnam War
Who was President during World War I?
Franklin Roosevelt
13 terms
Civics, Citizenship Test - American History A
What is one reason colonists came to A…
Who lived in America before the Europe…
What group of people was taken to Amer…
Why did the colonists fight the British?
freedom
Native Americans
Africans
because of high taxes
What is one reason colonists came to A…
freedom
Who lived in America before the Europe…
Native Americans
9 terms
CITIZENSHIP - CIVICS
citizenship
civics
naturalization
common welfare
1. The state of being entrusted with the rights, privileges,…
The study of what it means to be a citizen in society and gov…
The legal process by which a non-citizen becomes a full-fledg…
The advantage or benefit of all people in society or in a gro…
citizenship
1. The state of being entrusted with the rights, privileges,…
civics
The study of what it means to be a citizen in society and gov…
12 terms
Civics Dr. Ramos American Citizenship Study Guide
What does it mean to be a citizen?
Who is considered a citizen in the Uni…
You are legally considered a citizen i…
Naturalization/Application (Step 1)
A citizen is a person with certain rights and duties under a…
Per the constitution, a person who by birth or choice, owes a…
1. You are born in the United States or one of its territorie…
Alien is a citizen of one country who resides in another coun…
What does it mean to be a citizen?
A citizen is a person with certain rights and duties under a…
Who is considered a citizen in the Uni…
Per the constitution, a person who by birth or choice, owes a…
9 terms
Civics, Citizenship Test - American History C
Name on war fought by the United State…
Who was President during World War I?
Who did the United States fight in Wor…
Before he was President, Eisenhower wa…
Vietnam War
Franklin Roosevelt
Japan, German, Italy
World War II
Name on war fought by the United State…
Vietnam War
Who was President during World War I?
Franklin Roosevelt
57 terms
Civics Test for US Citizenship - American Government
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the Constitution do?
The idea of self-government is in the…
What is an amendment?
the Constitution
-sets up the government... -defines the government... -protects bas…
"We the People"
-a change (to the Constitution)... -an addition (to the Constitu…
What is the supreme law of the land?
the Constitution
What does the Constitution do?
-sets up the government... -defines the government... -protects bas…
20 terms
CIVICS AND CITIZENSHIP
constituents
Prime Minister
communities
census
voters; supporters
the leader of the majority party in Parliament - the leader o…
groups of people who relate to one another on the basis of co…
an official count or survey of a population, recording variou…
constituents
voters; supporters
Prime Minister
the leader of the majority party in Parliament - the leader o…
28 terms
CIVICS CHAPTER 3 -AMERICANS,CITIZENSHIP, AND GOVERNMENTS
Immigrant
Ethnic group
Institutions
Popular sovereignity
A person who comes into a country to live there.
A group of people in a country who share a unique culture and…
The key practices, relationships, and organizations in a soci…
The idea that political authority belongs to the people
Immigrant
A person who comes into a country to live there.
Ethnic group
A group of people in a country who share a unique culture and…
21 terms
Unit 1- American Citizenship (Civics & Economics)
Civics
Values
Immigrants
Direct Democracy
the study of the rights and duties of citizens
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgment…
a person who moves permanently to a new country
a form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
Civics
the study of the rights and duties of citizens
Values
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgment…
21 terms
Unit 1- American Citizenship (Civics & Economics)
Civics
Values
Immigrants
Direct Democracy
the study of the rights and duties of citizens
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgment…
a person who moves permanently to a new country
a form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
Civics
the study of the rights and duties of citizens
Values
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgment…
Civics and Economics: Unit 1 - American Citizenship
Civics
Values
Immigrants
Direct Democracy
the study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
one´s principles or standards of behavior.
those who come to live permanently in a foreign country.
a form of democracy in which people decide policy initiatives…
Civics
the study of the rights and duties of citizenship.
Values
one´s principles or standards of behavior.
21 terms
Civics and Economics Unit 1Vocabulary - American Citizenship
Civics
Values
Immigrants
Direct Democracy
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship in America.
Values we learn to respect as citizens, as set forth in the D…
Person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country.
A form of democracy in which people decide policy initiatives…
Civics
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship in America.
Values
Values we learn to respect as citizens, as set forth in the D…
18 terms
American Civics: Chapter 16- Citizenship And The Law
Crime
Criminal
Felonies
Misdemeanors
any act that breaks the law and for which a punishment has be…
Person who commits any type of crime
Serious crimes
Less serious offenses
Crime
any act that breaks the law and for which a punishment has be…
Criminal
Person who commits any type of crime
19 terms
American Citizenship
Loyalty
Allegiance
Citizen
Native
allegiance, affection, devotion, and attachment
devotion or loyalty owed by a citizen to a government
person who owes allegiance to a government and who is entitle…
a person born in a particular place or country, citizenship b…
Loyalty
allegiance, affection, devotion, and attachment
Allegiance
devotion or loyalty owed by a citizen to a government
20 terms
Civics Ch.3: Americans, Citizenship, and governments
Immigrant
Ethnic group
Citizen
Civics
An individual who moves permanently to a new country.
A group of people who share a common national, cultural, or r…
Members of a community, who owe loyalty to a government an, i…
The study of the rights and duties of citizens.
Immigrant
An individual who moves permanently to a new country.
Ethnic group
A group of people who share a common national, cultural, or r…
43 terms
Civics and Citizenship
Civics
Government
Common Good
Anarchy
The study of citizenship and government
The ruling authority for a group of people
The ultimate role of government to do the greatest good for t…
The absence of government
Civics
The study of citizenship and government
Government
The ruling authority for a group of people
21 terms
civics and citizenship
autocracy
balance of power
communism:
constitution:
a system of government in which one person... or group holds all…
the power an individual or party has... by holding the casting v…
a system of government where economic... resources are owned by…
a document that sets out how a body or a... country will be gove…
autocracy
a system of government in which one person... or group holds all…
balance of power
the power an individual or party has... by holding the casting v…
21 terms
Civics and Citizenship
autoracy
communism
constitution
constitutional monarchy
a system of government in which one person... or group holds all…
a system of government where economic... resources are owned by…
a document that sets out how a body or a... country will be gove…
a form of government in... which a country has a monarch as the…
autoracy
a system of government in which one person... or group holds all…
communism
a system of government where economic... resources are owned by…
50 terms
Civics EOC Practice-American Citizenship/Government (chapter 3) Ms.Forler
What type of government does the Unite…
In this type of government, citizens c…
In a ___________, citizens have a role…
Constitutional Monarchy
Representative Democracy
Representative Democracy
republic
What type of government has a hereditary/royal figure that in…
What type of government does the Unite…
Representative Democracy
In this type of government, citizens c…
Representative Democracy
5 terms
Civics & Citizenship
When citizens debate and vote directly…
System of government where citizens... ch…
Who is a Monarch
Who is the Governor-General Now?
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
King or Queen
Peter Cosgrove
When citizens debate and vote directly…
Direct Democracy
System of government where citizens... ch…
Representative Democracy
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Civics Rights Responsibilities and Duties of American Citizenship
Civics
Loyalty
Direct Democracy
Representative democracy
The Study of the rights and duties of citizens
Citizens owe this to the governments and are entitled to prot…
All citizens met to debate and vote first hand
Citizens choose a smaller group to represent them, make laws,…
Civics
The Study of the rights and duties of citizens
Loyalty
Citizens owe this to the governments and are entitled to prot…
25 terms
Civics: Chapter 3- Americans, Citizenship, & Gov.'t s
Immigrant
Ethnic group
Values
Institution
...... A person who moves from one country to another
...... A group of people identifiable by unique cultural charact…
...... Beliefs and ideas about what is important.
...
Immigrant
...... A person who moves from one country to another
Ethnic group
...... A group of people identifiable by unique cultural charact…
20 terms
Civics Ch.3: Americans, Citizenship, and governments
Immigrant
Ethnic group
Citizen
Civics
An individual who moves permanently to a new country.
A group of people who share a common national, cultural, or r…
Members of a community, who owe loyalty to a government an, i…
The study of the rights and duties of citizens.
Immigrant
An individual who moves permanently to a new country.
Ethnic group
A group of people who share a common national, cultural, or r…
50 terms
Civics Citizenship
49th and 50th state to join the union
# of supreme court justices
head executive of a city
commander in chief of the US military
alaska and hawaii
9
mayor
Obama
49th and 50th state to join the union
alaska and hawaii
# of supreme court justices
9
23 terms
Civics and Citizenship
Executive
Legislative
Judiciary
Separation of Powers
The government branch responsible for enforcing decisions and…
The government branch with the power to make laws.
The government branch responsible for interpreting laws and a…
A model of political power in which the power of a country is…
Executive
The government branch responsible for enforcing decisions and…
Legislative
The government branch with the power to make laws.
civics chapter 1: Americans, citizenship, and Governments
immigrant
popular sovereignty
naturalization
resident alien
an individual who moves permanently to a new country
the idea that the government receives its power from the people
the legal process to obtain citizenship
a person who has permission to be in the country permanently.…
immigrant
an individual who moves permanently to a new country
popular sovereignty
the idea that the government receives its power from the people
25 terms
Civics Review Chapter 3: Americans, Citizenship, and Governments.
immigrants
ethnic group
values
Institutions
an individual who moves permanently to a new country.
a group of people who share a common national,cultural,or rac…
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgemen…
a key practice,relationship,or organization in a society.
immigrants
an individual who moves permanently to a new country.
ethnic group
a group of people who share a common national,cultural,or rac…
17 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Naturalization
Alien
Deport
Immigrant
A legal process to obtain citizenship
A noncitizen
To send an alien or immigrant back to his or her own country
A person who moves permanently to a new country
Naturalization
A legal process to obtain citizenship
Alien
A noncitizen
32 terms
Civics Test #1 - Citizenship and Principles of American Government
Government
Thomas Hobbes was an English philosoph…
PPG:... 1. Protects the people (make and…
Budget
The ruling authority of a community.
What did Thomas Hobbes do?
What are the 3 functions of government?
A plan for collecting and spending so the government can prov…
Government
The ruling authority of a community.
Thomas Hobbes was an English philosoph…
What did Thomas Hobbes do?
27 terms
Civics: Unit 1; Americans, Citizenship and Government
14th Amendment
Alien
Good Moral Character
Immigrant
an amendment to the U.S. constitution that defines citizenshi…
Any person that is not a citizen of a country, a person who l…
Not participating in certain crimes or behavior, honest.
A person who comes to a country to live permanently
14th Amendment
an amendment to the U.S. constitution that defines citizenshi…
Alien
Any person that is not a citizen of a country, a person who l…
100 terms
2016 Nevada American Citizenship Civic Test
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the constitution do?
The idea of self-government is in the…
What is an amendment?
the constituion
sets up and defines the government, and protects the basic ri…
We are the people.
a change or and addition to the constitution
What is the supreme law of the land?
the constituion
What does the constitution do?
sets up and defines the government, and protects the basic ri…
12 terms
Civics - Citizenship Test, Part A Principles of American Democracy
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the Constitution do?
The idea of self-government is in the…
What is an amendment?
the Constitution
Set up the government
We the People
a change (to the Constitution)
What is the supreme law of the land?
the Constitution
What does the Constitution do?
Set up the government
100 terms
2016 Nevada American Citizenship Civic Test
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the constitution do?
The idea of self-government is in the…
What is an amendment?
the constituion
sets up and defines the government, and protects the basic ri…
We are the people.
a change or and addition to the constitution
What is the supreme law of the land?
the constituion
What does the constitution do?
sets up and defines the government, and protects the basic ri…
29 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Constitution
Constitutional Monarchy
Democracy
Division of Powers
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
The term, democracy, originates from the Greek: dēmokratía, w…
Refers to the vesting of powers within different levels of go…
Constitution
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
Constitutional Monarchy
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
31 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Arms of Government
Bicameral
Cabinet
Constitution
A term that distinguishes between the legislative, executive…
A parliament with an upper and lower house.
The leader of government, Prime Minister and senior ministers.
A set of laws that are binding on the government and the peop…
Arms of Government
A term that distinguishes between the legislative, executive…
Bicameral
A parliament with an upper and lower house.
20 terms
Civics & Citizenship
census
constitution
democracy
dictator
a regular survey used to determine the number of people livin…
a set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
a form of government in which the people determine how they w…
a person who has absolute power within a country, and who usu…
census
a regular survey used to determine the number of people livin…
constitution
a set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
109 terms
civic chapter 3 Americans, citizenship and government
renounce and abjure mean to:
people who come from other lands to li…
Where did the first people to live in…
The first people to come to North Amer…
reject
immigrant
Asia (thousands of years ago)
Native Americans
renounce and abjure mean to:
reject
people who come from other lands to li…
immigrant
17 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Naturalization
Alien
Deport
Immigrant
A legal process to obtain citizenship
A noncitizen
To send an alien or immigrant back to his or her own country
A person who moves permanently to a new country
Naturalization
A legal process to obtain citizenship
Alien
A noncitizen
41 terms
Civics & Citizenship
Constitution
Constitutional Monarchy
Democracy
Division of Powers
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
The term, democracy, originates from the Greek: dēmokratía, w…
Refers to the vesting of powers within different levels of go…
Constitution
A set of rules that determines the structure of government an…
Constitutional Monarchy
A form of monarchy in which the monarch acts as a country's h…
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