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146 terms
American Constitution
The Vice President
The Vice President
No
The electoral college
Who presides over the senate?
If there is a tie on a vote by the senate, who breaks the tie?
Does the president choose the vice president?
Who elects the president and the vice-president?
The Vice President
Who presides over the senate?
The Vice President
If there is a tie on a vote by the senate, who breaks the tie?
46 terms
The American Constitution
amendment
beneficial
blessing
boastful
ændring, tilføjelse (til lov)
gunstig, gavnlig
velsignelse; gode
pralende
amendment
ændring, tilføjelse (til lov)
beneficial
gunstig, gavnlig
22 terms
American Revolution-US Constitution
American Revolution
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
The Bill of Rights
The war between Great Britain and its American colonies, 1775…
the document recording the proclamation of the second Contine…
author of the Declaration of Independence. He borrowed ideas…
1st 10 Amendments to the Constitution that detail the protect…
American Revolution
The war between Great Britain and its American colonies, 1775…
Declaration of Independence
the document recording the proclamation of the second Contine…
58 terms
American Constitution
Congress
The Due Process Clause
The Free Exercise Clause
The Establishment Clause
the national legislative body of the U.S., consisting of the…
Due process deals with the administration of justice and thus…
protects citizens' right to practice their religion as they p…
is the first of several pronouncements in the First Amendment…
Congress
the national legislative body of the U.S., consisting of the…
The Due Process Clause
Due process deals with the administration of justice and thus…
13 terms
The American Constitution
Federalism
Popular sovereignty
Executive Branch
Preamble
The sharing of power among state and national governments.
Authority of the people
Carries out the laws
An introduction to the Constitution
Federalism
The sharing of power among state and national governments.
Popular sovereignty
Authority of the people
28 terms
American Constitutional Law I
Federalism
Marbury v. Madison
Us v. Nixon
Executive branch
Shared power between the state and national governments. ... -Na…
Marbury was midnight appointment but Jefferson refused to app…
This case is over the watergate scandal ... President Nixon was…
president... has the power to veto, he is the commander in chief…
Federalism
Shared power between the state and national governments. ... -Na…
Marbury v. Madison
Marbury was midnight appointment but Jefferson refused to app…
27 terms
American constitution
Main problem with articles of confeder…
One famous federalist
Firm leadership at the constitutional…
Why federalists finally agreed
too weak
James Madison
George Washigton
Bill of rights were added
Main problem with articles of confeder…
too weak
One famous federalist
James Madison
25 terms
American Government & Citizenship: The Constitution
Constitutional Convention
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
Makes laws
Carries out the laws
Branch of government that decides if laws are carried out fai…
Constitutional Convention
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
Legislative branch
Makes laws
116 terms
The American Constitution
Federalists
Anti-federalists
Articles of Confederation
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
Series of documents: reflected fears of a tyrannical central…
Individual states were not strong enough to repel attacks, th…
Federalists
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Anti-federalists
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
20 terms
American Constitution
Marbury v. Madison
Ex Parte McCardle
McCulloch v. Maryland
U.S. Term Limits, Inc. v. Thornton
1.Is Marbury entitled to his judicial appointment?-Yes... 2. Do…
Does Congress have the power to make exceptions to the Suprem…
1. Does Congress have the power to establish a national bank?…
Does the Tenth Amendment permit states to limit the terms a m…
Marbury v. Madison
1.Is Marbury entitled to his judicial appointment?-Yes... 2. Do…
Ex Parte McCardle
Does Congress have the power to make exceptions to the Suprem…
50 terms
American Revolutionary and Constitutional Era
Declaration of Independence
Unalienable Rights
Proclamation of 1763
Treaty of Paris 1763
Document written by Thomas Jefferson that declared independen…
Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness
Colonists cannot move west of the Appalachian Mountains
Formally ended the French and Indian War
Declaration of Independence
Document written by Thomas Jefferson that declared independen…
Unalienable Rights
Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness
28 terms
American Constitution
articles of confederation
amend
ratify
sovereignty
voluntary association of independent states
to change
to approve
supreme power
articles of confederation
voluntary association of independent states
amend
to change
58 terms
The American Constitution
Article I
Article II
Article III
Article IV
This article is about the legislative branch
this article is about the executive branch
this article is about the judicial branch
this article is about relations between the states
Article I
This article is about the legislative branch
Article II
this article is about the executive branch
32 terms
The American Constitution
Who was the father of the Constitution?
Who called both the Annapolis Conventi…
The first ten amendments of the consti…
How many articles are there?
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
the bill of rights
7
Who was the father of the Constitution?
James Madison
Who called both the Annapolis Conventi…
Alexander Hamilton
25 terms
SSUSH 5 American Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Daniel Shay's Rebellion
Ratification
Constitution
First governing document of US - created a WEAK central gover…
A Massachusetts uprising where farmers were protesting impris…
Formal approval, final consent to the effectiveness of a cons…
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Articles of Confederation
First governing document of US - created a WEAK central gover…
Daniel Shay's Rebellion
A Massachusetts uprising where farmers were protesting impris…
10 terms
American Constitution
We the people of the United States of…
in order to form a more perfect union
establish justice
ensure domestic tranquility
Everyone in America
in order to form a better country
balance laws
make sure there is peace
We the people of the United States of…
Everyone in America
in order to form a more perfect union
in order to form a better country
19 terms
The American Constitution
What the states were governed under ri…
What form of government did men like G…
In 1787, 12 states sent delegates where?
Where did the Constitutional Conventio…
The Articles of Confederation
The Federal government
The Constitutional Convention
Independence Hall in Philadelphia
What the states were governed under ri…
The Articles of Confederation
What form of government did men like G…
The Federal government
17 terms
American constitution
focal
ratification
ratify
prerogative
핵심의
비준
비준하다
특권
focal
핵심의
ratification
비준
16 terms
The American Constitution
spell out
blueprint
dissent
collect
자세히 기술하다
청사진
disagree
모으다
spell out
자세히 기술하다
blueprint
청사진
9 terms
American Constitution
Preamble
Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Opening of the Constitution (We the people...)
Established the legislative branch of the federal government,…
creates the executive branch of the government, consisting of…
Established the judicial branch, which includes the Supreme C…
Preamble
Opening of the Constitution (We the people...)
Article 1
Established the legislative branch of the federal government,…
100 terms
American Constitution
Congress
President
Vice President
Two thirds vote
The legislative branch of our government is called
The chief executive of the executive branch of our government…
The president of the Senate is
Congress can pass laws over the presidents veto if both house…
Congress
The legislative branch of our government is called
President
The chief executive of the executive branch of our government…
33 terms
American Constitution
Article 1, Section 2, Clause 1
Article 1, Section 2, Clause 2
Article 1, Section 2, Clause 3
Article 1, Section 3, Clause 2
"The House of Representatives shall be composed of Members ch…
"No Person shall be a Representative who shall not have attai…
"The Number of Representatives shall not exceed on for every…
The Senate is a continuous body; always in session.
Article 1, Section 2, Clause 1
"The House of Representatives shall be composed of Members ch…
Article 1, Section 2, Clause 2
"No Person shall be a Representative who shall not have attai…
9 terms
The American Constitution
1775
1777
1781
1783
Start of American War of Independence
Articles of Confederation drafted
Articles of Confederations finally adopted
End of War of American Independence
1775
Start of American War of Independence
1777
Articles of Confederation drafted
71 terms
The American Constitution
Incorporation
Barron v. Baltimore (1883)
Hurtado v. California (1884)
Twining v. New Jersey (1908)
the application of the bill of rights to the states THROUGH t…
Barron owned a dock, city added sand streets,→water shallow,…
Hurtado v. California(1884): man kills wife's lover, charged…
Prosecutor uses defendant's refusal to testify as indication…
Incorporation
the application of the bill of rights to the states THROUGH t…
Barron v. Baltimore (1883)
Barron owned a dock, city added sand streets,→water shallow,…
116 terms
The American Constitution
Federalists
Anti-federalists
Articles of Confederation
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
Series of documents: reflected fears of a tyrannical central…
Individual states were not strong enough to repel attacks, th…
Federalists
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Anti-federalists
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
39 terms
The American Constitution
State Children's Health Insurance Prog…
Constitution
Power of the purse
Unicameral legislature
A federal program designed to provide health insurance to chi…
The fundamental law by which a state or nation
The authority to raise and spend money
Legislature with one chamber
State Children's Health Insurance Prog…
A federal program designed to provide health insurance to chi…
Constitution
The fundamental law by which a state or nation
160 terms
The American Constitution
Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Legislative ... Sec 1: Legislative Power Vested ... Sec 2: House of…
Presidency ... Sec 1:Election, Installation Removal ... Sec 2: Pres…
Judicial ... Sec 1: Judicial Power vested (Mentions Supreme Cour…
The States ... Sec 1: Full Faith and Credit ... Sec 2: Privileges a…
Article 1
Legislative ... Sec 1: Legislative Power Vested ... Sec 2: House of…
Article 2
Presidency ... Sec 1:Election, Installation Removal ... Sec 2: Pres…
17 terms
American constitution
Why is it so important?
Key principles of constitution
The separation of powers
Incomplete separation? Couple of overl…
It is the Supreme law of the USA, fundamental law, providing…
Representative and accountable govt. thorugh fixed term elect…
Principle adopted by Montesquieu in 1748.... Stressed the need t…
The vice president is also oficially president of the Senate…
Why is it so important?
It is the Supreme law of the USA, fundamental law, providing…
Key principles of constitution
Representative and accountable govt. thorugh fixed term elect…
24 terms
American Constitution
The Preamble
Articals of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance
Shay's Rebellion
a statement attached to the beginning of the Constitution by…
a plan of government designed during the war.
the stats would give up claim to this territory, National gov…
an armed uprising, mostly small farmers, angered by debt and…
The Preamble
a statement attached to the beginning of the Constitution by…
Articals of Confederation
a plan of government designed during the war.
25 terms
American Constitution
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Second Continental congress
Philadelphia
1 chamber, each state gets 1 vote
2 Chambers, Number of votes relies on state population, chang…
wrote the Articles of Confederation
Where the constitution was written
New Jersey Plan
1 chamber, each state gets 1 vote
Virginia Plan
2 Chambers, Number of votes relies on state population, chang…
30 terms
American Constitution
federalists
anti-federlism
limited gov
separation of powers
supporters of federalism
opposed the ratification of the constiution
controlling body whose power exists in pre-defined limits
vesting legislative, executive, and judicial
federalists
supporters of federalism
anti-federlism
opposed the ratification of the constiution
40 terms
American Constitution
1st Amendment
2nd amendment
3rd amendment
4th amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, and press
right to bear arms
quartering of troops is limited
searches and seizures regulated
1st Amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, and press
2nd amendment
right to bear arms
12 terms
american constitution
Delegate
Border
treaty
Anarchy
is someone who has been elected to represent others
is the invisible line between 2 states or countries
an agreement between 2 countries
a complete mess created by having no rules or order
Delegate
is someone who has been elected to represent others
Border
is the invisible line between 2 states or countries
19 terms
American Constitution
Rebellion
Compromise
Ratify
Amendment
Many people try to change the government of a country by prot…
Two different sides decide to stay in the middle so they can…
To make something official by signing it
To change the words or meaning of a law
Rebellion
Many people try to change the government of a country by prot…
Compromise
Two different sides decide to stay in the middle so they can…
American Constitution
Ratify
Articles of Confederation
Amend
Northwest Ordinance
To approve
The first American Constitution
To change
Northwest territory
Ratify
To approve
Articles of Confederation
The first American Constitution
27 terms
American constitution
Kelo v city of new London
Sherbert Yoeder Test
Lemon test
Shield laws
-... The Court holds (5-4) that a taking of private property in…
Is the statute in question the least restrictive means to inf…
test for determining whether aid to religion violates the est…
state laws that protect journalists from being found in conte…
Kelo v city of new London
-... The Court holds (5-4) that a taking of private property in…
Sherbert Yoeder Test
Is the statute in question the least restrictive means to inf…
American Constitution
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Right to free assembly, speech and religion
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of…
No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house,…
Right to be free from unwarranted search and seizure.
1st Amendment
Right to free assembly, speech and religion
2nd Amendment
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of…
52 terms
American Constitution
Logic behind separation of powers
John Locke
Federate power
Montesquieu
Government should not have too much power.... Absolute political…
One of 1st theorists to start advocating in robust way.... Didn'…
Fraction of govt/parliament that dealt with international mat…
Liked separation of powers like British Govt. ... Thought legisl…
Logic behind separation of powers
Government should not have too much power.... Absolute political…
John Locke
One of 1st theorists to start advocating in robust way.... Didn'…
19 terms
American Constitution
articles of confederation
preamble
apportionment
3/5 of all other persons
first american constituiton, ratified in 1777. because of ear…
a symbolic introduction with no actual pwer. democratic - 'we…
determination of number of reps that the state send to the Ho…
allowed a compromise between northern and southern states.
articles of confederation
first american constituiton, ratified in 1777. because of ear…
preamble
a symbolic introduction with no actual pwer. democratic - 'we…
11 terms
The American constitution
Articles of confederation
Bicameral
Northwest territory
Robert Morris
The plan that the committe created
Two houses established
Out of the lands north of the ohio river
A philidelphia merchant that said that everyone should pay 5:…
Articles of confederation
The plan that the committe created
Bicameral
Two houses established
the american constitution
limited government
separation of powers
checks and balances
veto
integral to the constitution
constitution's separation of lawmaking power among three bran…
each branch of government has the power to restrain the other…
reject decision or proposal
limited government
integral to the constitution
separation of powers
constitution's separation of lawmaking power among three bran…
29 terms
The American Constitution
In the years following the Revolution,…
The United States was not a nation as…
_____ gov. had more power than _______…
Individual ______ ____________ were im…
Citizens of Individual States, nation
Alliance of separate gov.
State, national
States constitutions
In the years following the Revolution,…
Citizens of Individual States, nation
The United States was not a nation as…
Alliance of separate gov.
128 terms
The American Constitution
Federalists
Anti-federalists
Articles of Confederation
1) Individual states were not strong e…
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
Series of documents: reflected fears of a tyrannical central…
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation
Federalists
Political party: believed in a strong national government
Anti-federalists
Political party: in favor of a national government with power…
13 terms
The American Constitution
Purposes of Constitutions
Federalists
Anti federalists
Pure Democracy
limitations on power of gov, creates other institutions, has…
Favored adopting the constitution, strong national federal go…
Small national government, goes against revolution ideals, Ne…
A democracy in which everything is voted on by the people
Purposes of Constitutions
limitations on power of gov, creates other institutions, has…
Federalists
Favored adopting the constitution, strong national federal go…
41 terms
The American Constitution
Judicial review
Barron v. Baltimore (1883)
Hurtado v. California (1884)
Twining v. New Jersey (1908)
the power of the judicial branch to evaluate acts of governme…
INCORPORATION EXAMPLE: City built streets, making it impossib…
INCORPORATION EXAMPLE: Hurtado kills wife's lover, charged by…
INCORPORATION EXAMPLE: Prosecutor uses defendant's refusal to…
Judicial review
the power of the judicial branch to evaluate acts of governme…
Barron v. Baltimore (1883)
INCORPORATION EXAMPLE: City built streets, making it impossib…
9 terms
The American Constitution
Date the constitution was signed
Who was the constitution signed by
What affect did the articles of confed…
The three branches of government
September 17,1787
The delegates at the constitutional convention
the national government was weak and states operated like ind…
Legislative, executive, and judicial
Date the constitution was signed
September 17,1787
Who was the constitution signed by
The delegates at the constitutional convention
21 terms
The American Constitution
Amendment
Bill of Rights
Census
Checks and Balances
an addition or change to our Constitution
the first 10 amendments in our ... Constitution
a population count
gives each branch of government the ... power to check the other…
Amendment
an addition or change to our Constitution
Bill of Rights
the first 10 amendments in our ... Constitution
13 terms
American Constitution
Great Compromise
What was the legislature branch like i…
The 3/5 Compromise
Electoral College
3 Branches- Executive, legislature, and judicial... - Passed by…
- House of reps: representation based on population (voted on…
- Slaves would be counted as 3/5 of a person for representati…
- People chosen for state legislatures... - Voted for the vice p…
Great Compromise
3 Branches- Executive, legislature, and judicial... - Passed by…
What was the legislature branch like i…
- House of reps: representation based on population (voted on…
25 terms
The American Constitution
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
Federalism
Ratify
Alexander Hamilton; Beliefs in Government; Rule by rich and w…
Thomas Jefferson; Beliefs in Government; Rule by everybody; N…
a type of government in which the power is divided between th…
To approve of, to agree, to sign
Federalists
Alexander Hamilton; Beliefs in Government; Rule by rich and w…
Anti-Federalists
Thomas Jefferson; Beliefs in Government; Rule by everybody; N…
32 terms
American Revolution and American Constitution
French And Indian War
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Proclamation of 1763
a war in North America between France and Britain (both aided…
halved the duty on foreign made molasses, placed duties on ce…
an act passed by the British parliment in 1756 that raised re…
law forbidding English colonists to settle west of the Appala…
French And Indian War
a war in North America between France and Britain (both aided…
Sugar Act
halved the duty on foreign made molasses, placed duties on ce…
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