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American Government Chapter 7
Richard Daley
Huey Long
E. H. Crump
Theodore Bilbo
Chicago
Louisiana
Memphis
Mississippi
Richard Daley
Chicago
Huey Long
Louisiana
18 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
26 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
26 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
19 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
A group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
Intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 7, Executive Branch
Electoral College
Elector
Executive order
Pardon
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
A rule issued by the president that has the force of law.
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment.
Electoral College
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
Elector
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
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American Government Chapter 7
Caucus
Direct Primary
Economic Protest Parties
Factional Parties
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
Parties rooted in poor economic times, lacking a clear ideolo…
Parties formed by a split within one of the major parties
Caucus
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
Direct Primary
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
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American Government Chapter 7
non-partisan
bipartisan
closed primary
office group ballot
A person who does not identify with any political party (Not…
Enjoying support from both major parties
A nominating election where only declared party members can v…
This type of ballot causes split ticket voting
non-partisan
A person who does not identify with any political party (Not…
bipartisan
Enjoying support from both major parties
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A Beka American Government Chapter 7
bureaucracy
patronage
New Deal
Cabinet
a large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
swapping political support for a government job
a collection of legislative proposals that were aimed at prov…
the 15 heads of the executive departments
bureaucracy
a large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
patronage
swapping political support for a government job
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American Government: Chapter 7: Terms
suspect classification
strict scrutiny
intermediate standard of review
rational basis test
groups of people with certain common characteristics who may…
a standard of review used by the Court to determine whether l…
the Court looks to see if the law requiring different treatme…
category that consists of laws that discriminate on the basis…
suspect classification
groups of people with certain common characteristics who may…
strict scrutiny
a standard of review used by the Court to determine whether l…
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American Government Chapter 7
Name the 14 executive departments.
What other department heads called
According to the chart of executive de…
According to the chart of executive de…
State, treasury, interior, justice, agricultural, commerce, l…
Secretaries
The treasury
Defense
Name the 14 executive departments.
State, treasury, interior, justice, agricultural, commerce, l…
What other department heads called
Secretaries
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American Government (Abeka) Chapter 7
bureaucracy
President's Cabinet
career civil servants
executive agencies
a large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
the 14 heads of the executive departments
employee within the executive departments who are hired, rath…
agencies that have a single function and report directly to t…
bureaucracy
a large, complex organization made up of appointed officials
President's Cabinet
the 14 heads of the executive departments
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American Government: Chapter 7
nomination
general elections
caucus
blanket primary
the naming of those who will seek office
regularly schedueled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidat…
known as the "wide open" primary and has eventually died out;…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office
general elections
regularly schedueled elections at which voters make the final…
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American Government - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
the process of nominating and selecting political candidates…
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make final sele…
a group of like-minded people who meet to select candidates t…
an election within a party to pick that party's candidates
nomination
the process of nominating and selecting political candidates…
general election
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make final sele…
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American Government Chapter 7
Nomination pg. 184
general elections pg. 185
caucus pg. 185
direct primary pg. 187
the naming of those who will seek office
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make ... the final…
a group of like-minded people who meet to select the ... candida…
an intraparty election
Nomination pg. 184
the naming of those who will seek office
general elections pg. 185
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make ... the final…
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American Government Chapter 7
Appeal
Appellate courts
Appellate jurisdiction
Concurring opinion
An application to a higher court to review the decision made…
Courts that review findings made by lower courts.
A higher court's power to consider appeals on cases decided b…
A separate judicial opinion from the majority that is based o…
Appeal
An application to a higher court to review the decision made…
Appellate courts
Courts that review findings made by lower courts.
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Chapter 7 American Government
nomination
general elelction
caucus
direct primary
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
as a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
an election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
nomination
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
general elelction
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
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American Government Chapter 7
boycott
climate control
direct technique
free rider problem
A form of pressure or protest—an... organized refusal to purchas…
The use of public relations... techniques to create favorable... pu…
An interest group activity... that involves interaction with... gov…
The difficulty interest groups... face in recruiting members whe…
boycott
A form of pressure or protest—an... organized refusal to purchas…
climate control
The use of public relations... techniques to create favorable... pu…
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American Government Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Joint Resolution
a bill dealing with individual people or places... Example - Imm…
bill involving the general interest of the whole community... Ex…
a decision that concerns only the Senate or the House
president needs to give it force of law - used to correct an…
Private Bill
a bill dealing with individual people or places... Example - Imm…
Public Bill
bill involving the general interest of the whole community... Ex…
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Magruders American Government Chapter 7: The Nomination Process
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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American Government Chapter 7
Boycott
climate control
direct technique
free rider problem
A form of pressure or protest - an organized refusal to purch…
The use of public relations techniques to create favorable pu…
A system of government in which politicl decisions are made b…
The difficulty interest groups face in recuiting memebers whe…
Boycott
A form of pressure or protest - an organized refusal to purch…
climate control
The use of public relations techniques to create favorable pu…
20 terms
Chapter 7 American Government
Nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The naming of those who will seek office
Regularly sheduled elections at which voters make the final s…
A group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidat…
An intraparty election, held within a party to pick that part…
Nomination
The naming of those who will seek office
General Election
Regularly sheduled elections at which voters make the final s…
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American Government Chapter 7
Presidential line of succession:
What is the length of term for a US Pr…
What is the maximum number of years a…
What are the formal qualifications to…
1) President... 2) Vice President... 3) Speaker of House of Represe…
4 years
10 years
1) Must be at least 35 years of age... 2) Must be a naturalized…
Presidential line of succession:
1) President... 2) Vice President... 3) Speaker of House of Represe…
What is the length of term for a US Pr…
4 years
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Chapter 7 American Government
Candidate-Centered Campaigns
Gatekeepers
Invisible Primary
Name Recognition
Candidate success is based on personality, record, and campai…
Prominent media pundits and reporters or powerful funders or…
Preelection-year competition for money, support, and media at…
Extent to which a candidate's name is known by voters.
Candidate-Centered Campaigns
Candidate success is based on personality, record, and campai…
Gatekeepers
Prominent media pundits and reporters or powerful funders or…
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American Government chapter 7
Who said' "all politics is local"?
What does the tenth amendment say and do
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Tip O'Neill Jr.
1. Says that the states retain all powers not specifically de…
States that every U.S. citizen enjoys the rights and privileg…
States citizens can't be denied their right to vote by the ba…
Who said' "all politics is local"?
Tip O'Neill Jr.
What does the tenth amendment say and do
1. Says that the states retain all powers not specifically de…
12 terms
American Government Chapter 7
Political Party
Party Primary
Initiative
Referendum
An organization designed to elect government officeholders un…
An election in which voters identified with a political party…
Legal or constitutional process common in the states that all…
A legal or constitutional device that allows state and local…
Political Party
An organization designed to elect government officeholders un…
Party Primary
An election in which voters identified with a political party…
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American government chapter 7
Nomination
General election
Caucus
Direct primary
Process of selecting (naming) candidates
Regularly scheduled election at which the voters choose publi…
A meeting of a group of like-minded persons to select the can…
Most widely used method of making nominations in American pol…
Nomination
Process of selecting (naming) candidates
General election
Regularly scheduled election at which the voters choose publi…
18 terms
American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
41 terms
American Government Chapter 7
Richard Daley
Huey Long
E. H. Crump
Theodore Bilbo
Chicago
Louisiana
Memphis
Mississippi
Richard Daley
Chicago
Huey Long
Louisiana
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American Government- Chapter 7
bureaucracy
Cabinet
career civil servants
department
a large complex organization made up of appointed officials
the 14 heads of the executive department
employees within the executive departments who are hired rath…
those organizations that are closest to the President and are…
bureaucracy
a large complex organization made up of appointed officials
Cabinet
the 14 heads of the executive department
14 terms
American Government Chapter 7
nomination of candidates
self-announcement
caucus
direct primary
says who is running for office
person simply declares they are running for office
group of people who meet to select candidates they will suppo…
election within a party to choose the party's candidates
nomination of candidates
says who is running for office
self-announcement
person simply declares they are running for office
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American Government Chapter 7
Prerogative Power
Cato
Alexander Hamilton
Whig model
Extraordinary powers that the president may use under certain…
The pseudonym for a group of writers who penned a series of a…
One of the framers of our political system, a close aide to G…
A theory of restrained presidential powers the idea that pres…
Prerogative Power
Extraordinary powers that the president may use under certain…
Cato
The pseudonym for a group of writers who penned a series of a…
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American Government Chapter 7
Interest groups
Social capital
Pluralist theory
Elite theory
Organization that seeks to achieve goals by influencing gover…
The many ways in which our lives are improved by social conne…
A theory that holds that policy making is a competition among…
A theory that holds that a group of wealthy educated individu…
Interest groups
Organization that seeks to achieve goals by influencing gover…
Social capital
The many ways in which our lives are improved by social conne…
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Chapter 7 American Government
What is civics?
What is a citizen?
What are the ideals of the U.S. govern…
What are some roles and qualities of a…
The study of what means to be a U.S. citizen
a legally recognized member of a country
o Freedom an equality are protected by laws... o Citizens share…
o Voting ... o Government or political participation ... o Informin…
What is civics?
The study of what means to be a U.S. citizen
What is a citizen?
a legally recognized member of a country
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American Government Chapter 7
Interest Groups
Pluralism
Pluralism is highly
Private Interest groups
private organizations and voluntary associations that seek to…
the idea that there should be many interest groups and that t…
democratic
an interest group that seeks to protect or advance the materi…
Interest Groups
private organizations and voluntary associations that seek to…
Pluralism
the idea that there should be many interest groups and that t…
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Chapter 7 American Government The Congress
Bicameral
Lawmaking function
Representative Function
Trustee
An institution consisting of two chambers.
The authority (of a legislature) to make the laws necessary t…
The responsibility of a legislature to represent various inte…
A legislator who acts according to their own conscience and t…
Bicameral
An institution consisting of two chambers.
Lawmaking function
The authority (of a legislature) to make the laws necessary t…
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Abeka American Government Chapter 7
bureaucracy
patronage
merit
James A. Garfield
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
term for the ability to do a job
President who was assassinated by a disgruntled job-seeker
bureaucracy
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
patronage
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
26 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
57 terms
Abeka American Government Chapter 7
bureaucracy
patronage
merit
James A. Garfield
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
term for the ability to do a job
President who was assassinated by a disgruntled job-seeker
bureaucracy
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
patronage
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
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American Government- Chapter 7
Political Parties
Dealignment
Divided Government
Nominating Conventions
groups of people seeking to control the government by winning…
People abandon their previous party without finding a new one…
When a branch of government is in a different party from the…
A convention held every four years by each of the major polit…
Political Parties
groups of people seeking to control the government by winning…
Dealignment
People abandon their previous party without finding a new one…
23 terms
Holt American Government Chapter 7
State of the Union Address
Diplomacy
Foreign policy
Presidential succession
which sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that…
the art of conducting negotiations with foreign countries
its plans for dealing with other countries
who should fill the presidency and in what order
State of the Union Address
which sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that…
Diplomacy
the art of conducting negotiations with foreign countries
23 terms
American Government: Chapter 7
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
Refers to how people think or feel about particular things
A survey of public opinion
Method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
The difference between the results of random samples taken at…
public opinion
Refers to how people think or feel about particular things
poll
A survey of public opinion
18 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
42 terms
American Government Chapter 7
Tenth Amendment
Bicameral
Unicameral
Governor
The states constitutionally retain all powers not specificall…
Describes branch of government divided into two separate hous…
Describes a legislature made up of only one house
The chief officer of a state's legislative branch
Tenth Amendment
The states constitutionally retain all powers not specificall…
Bicameral
Describes branch of government divided into two separate hous…
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American Government, Chapter 7
Interest Group
Social Capital
Pluralist Theory
Elite Theory
Organization that seeks goals by influencing government decis…
The many ways in which our lives are improved by social conne…
A theory that holds that policy making is a competition among…
A theory that holds that a group of wealthy, educated individ…
Interest Group
Organization that seeks goals by influencing government decis…
Social Capital
The many ways in which our lives are improved by social conne…
16 terms
Shoes of Hope- American Government- Chapter 7
Nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
People who are seeking office. For example, Hilary Clinton an…
Scheduled elections voters make the final selection of office…
Group of people ( who think alike) who meet to select the can…
An election to pick the party's candidates for general electi…
Nomination
People who are seeking office. For example, Hilary Clinton an…
General Election
Scheduled elections voters make the final selection of office…
41 terms
BJU American Government Chapter 7
Tenth Amendment
Bicameral
Unicameral
Governor
The states constitutionally retain all powers not specificall…
The legislature has two separate houses--an upper chamber and…
Legislature made up of only one house. Nebraska's is the only…
The chief officer of a state's executive branch. Elected dire…
Tenth Amendment
The states constitutionally retain all powers not specificall…
Bicameral
The legislature has two separate houses--an upper chamber and…
18 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7 ( Prentice Hall)
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
11 terms
GVHS AP American Government Chapter 7
Public Opinion
Poll
Random Sample
Sampling Error
how people think or feel about particular things
a survey of public opinion
a method of selecting from a population in which each person…
the difference between the results of random samples taken at…
Public Opinion
how people think or feel about particular things
Poll
a survey of public opinion
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American Government Chapter 7
political party
decentralization
party-as-organization
party-in-the-electorate
a coalition of people organized formal to recruit, nominate,…
many different individuals within the party share the decisio…
an entity with few members, primarily consisting of state and…
the coalition of everyone who identifies with a particular pa…
political party
a coalition of people organized formal to recruit, nominate,…
decentralization
many different individuals within the party share the decisio…
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