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American government...Foundations, Federalism, & Constitution
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Republic
The People
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
The People
Direct Democracy
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
71 terms
American government...Foundations, Federalism, & Constitution
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Republic
The People
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
The People
Direct Democracy
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
24 terms
American Government and Politics: Federalism
Federalism
National Government
Federal Powers
State Governments
Definition: A system of government in which governmental powe…
Responsible for aggregate interests... (Accountable to the peop…
-establish date and time and place of elections for congress…
Responsible for local and particulare interests ... (Accountabl…
Federalism
Definition: A system of government in which governmental powe…
National Government
Responsible for aggregate interests... (Accountable to the peop…
21 terms
American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
35 terms
American Government: Federalism
Unitary System
Confederation
Federalism
PARIS
Centralized PARIS; Central government strong, Constituent gov…
Decentralized PARIS; Central government is weak, Constituent…
Balanced PARIS; Central government is strong, Constituent gov…
Power, Authority, Responsibility, Independence, Sovereignty
Unitary System
Centralized PARIS; Central government strong, Constituent gov…
Confederation
Decentralized PARIS; Central government is weak, Constituent…
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Federalism and Nationalism -- AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
block grants
civic voluntarism
concurrent powers
confederation
national government funding provided to state and local gover…
citizen participation in public life without government incen…
governmental authority shared by national and state governmen…
a group of independent states or nations that yield some of t…
block grants
national government funding provided to state and local gover…
civic voluntarism
citizen participation in public life without government incen…
28 terms
American Government - Federalism
Federalism
Purpose of Federal Government
Reserved Powers
Implied Powers
division of power between the central government
protect basic rights and liberties of American citizens
those powers not given to the Central government or prohibite…
those powers deemed necessary to carry out the delegated powers
Federalism
division of power between the central government
Purpose of Federal Government
protect basic rights and liberties of American citizens
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American Government Constitutionalism/Federalism
what type of government are we
what is a constitution
why are democracies thought as unstable
why has a democracy ruled for over 200…
constitutional republic democracy
written set of laws
1) become mobs... 2) one person tries to stop craziness ... 3) pers…
1) because it is vague and has room for change ... 2) and americ…
what type of government are we
constitutional republic democracy
what is a constitution
written set of laws
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American Government: Federalism
The national supremacy view of the new…
The use of federal money to finance st…
The concept of separate, sovereign nat…
Which of the following countries does…
John Marshall
The Grant-in-Aid System
Federalism
Great Britain
The national supremacy view of the new…
John Marshall
The use of federal money to finance st…
The Grant-in-Aid System
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American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
Federalism
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
separation of powers between the state and national governments
Specifically granted to the federal government by the Constit…
not specifically mentioned by the Constituiton but suggested…
Federal government has because it is a sovereign country
Federalism
separation of powers between the state and national governments
Expressed Powers
Specifically granted to the federal government by the Constit…
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American government...Foundations, Federalism, & Constitution
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Republic
The People
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Who is Sovereign in a Democracy?
The People
Direct Democracy
A system of rule that permits citizens to vote directly on la…
28 terms
American Government: Federalism
Clause 1
Clause 2
Clause 3
Clause 4
To establish and collect taxes, duties, and excises.
To borrow money.
To regulate foreign and interstate commerce.
To create naturalization laws; to create bankruptcy laws.
Clause 1
To establish and collect taxes, duties, and excises.
Clause 2
To borrow money.
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American Government Ch.4 Federalism
Federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
System of government in which a written constitution divides…
Political authority between states and nation.
Constitutional powers granted solely to the federal government.
powers that congress has that are specifically listed in the…
Federalism
System of government in which a written constitution divides…
division of powers
Political authority between states and nation.
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American Government - Federalism
Categorical
Reagan
Nixon
Contract with America
A ________ grant is a type of funding earmarked or intended f…
President ___________ 's administration worked to give power…
President _______ attempted to return power to the states thr…
During the 1994 midterm election, when Republicans were attem…
Categorical
A ________ grant is a type of funding earmarked or intended f…
Reagan
President ___________ 's administration worked to give power…
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American Government: The Constitution and Federalism
Federalism
Delegated powers
Concurrent powers
Reserved powers
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal gov…
Powers that the Constitution gives to both the national and s…
Powers not specifically granted to the national government or…
Federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Delegated powers
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal gov…
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American Federal Government 1
constitutionalism
colony
John Locke
Articles of Confederation
the belief in limiting governmental power by a written charter
a territory under the direct control of a parent state
English political philosopher whose ideas about political leg…
this first plan of a national government for the thirteen Ame…
constitutionalism
the belief in limiting governmental power by a written charter
colony
a territory under the direct control of a parent state
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American Government: Federalism
Bill of Rights
Executive Agreement
Privileges and Immunities Clause
Inherent Powers
First 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Force of law w/o congressional approval
State's can't draw unreasonable distinctions between its own…
National Government because it is of a sovereign state w/in t…
Bill of Rights
First 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Executive Agreement
Force of law w/o congressional approval
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AP American Government Federalism
Federal System
Confederation
Unitary System
Tenth Amendment
system of government where the national government and state…
type of government where the national government derives its…
system of government where the local and regional governments…
The final part of the Bill of Rights that defines the basic p…
Federal System
system of government where the national government and state…
Confederation
type of government where the national government derives its…
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American Government : Federalism
Federalism
Which political philosopher is respons…
Why did the framers choose federalism…
Supremacy clause
powers shared between national and state governments
Baron de Montesquieu
to defend us from too strong a government - divide powers
constitution is supreme law of the land; laws can't conflict…
Federalism
powers shared between national and state governments
Which political philosopher is respons…
Baron de Montesquieu
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American government Federalism
Article VI of the constitution that st…
A form of federal regulation used to r…
A federal grant for a specific purpose…
A system in which sovereignty in wholl…
National Supremacy
Fiscal Federalism
Categorical grants
Unitary system
Article VI of the constitution that st…
National Supremacy
A form of federal regulation used to r…
Fiscal Federalism
American Government chapter 3 Federalism
3 ways that power can be divided betwe…
Unitary system (13 colonies)
Conferderal system ... ( u.s 7 years)
Federal system
1. Unitary system ... 2. confederal system ... 3. federal system (f…
Central government have all power.... Local government have no…
Central government have limited power.... Local government have…
Central gov't have dominant power.... Local gov't have very limi…
3 ways that power can be divided betwe…
1. Unitary system ... 2. confederal system ... 3. federal system (f…
Unitary system (13 colonies)
Central government have all power.... Local government have no…
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American Federal Government Terms
politics
government
totalitarian regime
democracy
the struggle over power within organizations that can grant o…
preeminent institution within a society, government has the u…
form of government that controls all aspects of the political…
system of government in which political authority is within t…
politics
the struggle over power within organizations that can grant o…
government
preeminent institution within a society, government has the u…
22 terms
American Government Federalism Quiz
The sharing of power between state gov…
What are the Three types of National G…
These powers are directly stated in th…
What powers are found in Article 3 of…
Federalism
1. Expressed Powers... 2. Implied Powers... 3. Inherent Powers
Expressed Powers
Expressed Powers
The sharing of power between state gov…
Federalism
What are the Three types of National G…
1. Expressed Powers... 2. Implied Powers... 3. Inherent Powers
81 terms
American Federal Government
Vermont
millennials
51
US
1st state to recognize same sex civil unions
People born after 1981
Percentage of millennials that agreed with gay marriage in 2003
The ___________ is the worlds oldest democracy.
Vermont
1st state to recognize same sex civil unions
millennials
People born after 1981
21 terms
American Government: Federalism
Unitary System
Confederacy
Federal System
Advantages of Federalism
Centralized system of sovereignty. All authority derived from…
Soverignty lies in strong regional governments with only a fe…
Power is divided and shared between central and peripheral go…
Helps manage social and political conflict.... Promotes efficien…
Unitary System
Centralized system of sovereignty. All authority derived from…
Confederacy
Soverignty lies in strong regional governments with only a fe…
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American Government Colonies to Federalism
What are the three parts of the consti…
what are the six goals listed in the p…
popular sovereignty
Federalism
Preamble, articles, amendments
1. To form a perfect Union. 2. To establish justice. 3. TO in…
right for people to choose
strong national government whose powers are divided between n…
What are the three parts of the consti…
Preamble, articles, amendments
what are the six goals listed in the p…
1. To form a perfect Union. 2. To establish justice. 3. TO in…
55 terms
American Government-Constitution and Federalism
what did the colonists argue about the…
what was the Boston Massacre
what happened at the Boston tea party?
what led to the first continental cong…
they argued against taxation without representation=put in de…
a street fight that broke out between a colonial mob and brit…
...
1774-parliament passed another series of laws known as the in…
what did the colonists argue about the…
they argued against taxation without representation=put in de…
what was the Boston Massacre
a street fight that broke out between a colonial mob and brit…
American Federal Government
Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
The institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
A form of government in which a single individual rules.
A form of government in which a small group of landowners, mi…
A system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
Government
The institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
Autocracy
A form of government in which a single individual rules.
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American Federal Government Final
Number of electoral votes needed to wi…
Number of Representatives in the house
Number of members in the senate
Length of term for representatives
270
435
100
2
Number of electoral votes needed to wi…
270
Number of Representatives in the house
435
19 terms
American Federal Government: The Presidency
Constitutional Powers
Military Powers
Judicial Power
Diplomatic Power
The powers and duties of the president are outlined in Articl…
The president has the power to formulate and direct military…
The Presidential Power to grant reprieves, pardons, and amnes…
1.) To make treaties (with the advice and consent of the sena…
Constitutional Powers
The powers and duties of the president are outlined in Articl…
Military Powers
The president has the power to formulate and direct military…
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 3 - Federalism
Federalism
Unitary System
Confederal System
Elastic Clause
A system of government in which power is divided by a written…
A centralized government system in which local or subdivision…
A system consisting of a league of independent states, each h…
Clause that says Congress can do whatever is necessary to exe…
Federalism
A system of government in which power is divided by a written…
Unitary System
A centralized government system in which local or subdivision…
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Principle of American Government and Federalism
Federalism
Delegated Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Powers given to the government in the constitution
powers delegated to the National Government that are spelled…
powers not explicitly spelled out in the constitution, but th…
Federalism
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Delegated Powers
Powers given to the government in the constitution
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American Federal Government Final
What is a system of government in whic…
Choosing representatives (Senators, Ma…
What was the most common initial reaso…
What is a political ideology? Give an…
Direct Democracy... The correct answer is direct democracy. Dire…
Indirect Democracy
Commerce... The correct answer is commerce. The first settlers w…
A political ideology is a set of ideas, morals, or principles…
What is a system of government in whic…
Direct Democracy... The correct answer is direct democracy. Dire…
Choosing representatives (Senators, Ma…
Indirect Democracy
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American Federal Government Midterm
Requirements of a successful Democracy?
Direct democracy
Representative democracy
What are democratic institutions?
1. Self government- citizens must have good morals... 2. Social…
One person with one vote affects the law. Usually applies to…
We elect someone to vote for us. Usually applies to national…
A practical way to implement democratic principles.
Requirements of a successful Democracy?
1. Self government- citizens must have good morals... 2. Social…
Direct democracy
One person with one vote affects the law. Usually applies to…
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American Government Federalism Quiz
What is federalism?
What are the three types of national g…
Expressed powers
Implied powers
The sharing of power between state governments and the nation…
Expressed, implied, and inherent powers
Directly stated in the constitution; most are found in the fi…
Required to carry out those which are stated, although not ex…
What is federalism?
The sharing of power between state governments and the nation…
What are the three types of national g…
Expressed, implied, and inherent powers
american government- federalism&the coonstitution
federal legislation
delegated powers
what are the seven articles of the con…
reserved powers
makes the laws for national concern and the military
powers given to the US in the constitution
LEJRARR... Article I: The Legislative Branch... Article II: The Exe…
state powers... not in constitution
federal legislation
makes the laws for national concern and the military
delegated powers
powers given to the US in the constitution
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american federal government
Unenumerated
Federalism
Division of Powers
10th Amendment
not written down
system of government where power is divided/shared between na…
certain power
federalism was established in
Unenumerated
not written down
Federalism
system of government where power is divided/shared between na…
20 terms
A Beka American Government Chapter 10 - Federalism
unitary
confederate
federal
concurrent
_____________________ system - the central (national) governm…
_____________________ system - the local units possess all po…
_____________________ system - divides political power betwee…
_________________ powers - powers that both the national gove…
unitary
_____________________ system - the central (national) governm…
confederate
_____________________ system - the local units possess all po…
26 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Assigning some powers to the federal government and others to…
Those powers granted to the National Government by the consti…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Assigning some powers to the federal government and others to…
42 terms
American Federal Government
Budget Deficit
Domestic Policy
Federal Open Market committee
Federal Reserve System
A shortfall of tax revenue from government spending.
A government's plan to deal with internal issues of the country
The most important monetary policy-making body of the Federal…
1913 - central banking system of the US - created by the Fede…
Budget Deficit
A shortfall of tax revenue from government spending.
Domestic Policy
A government's plan to deal with internal issues of the country
12 terms
American Federal Government
politics
Government
totalitarian regime
democracy
The struggle over power or influence within organizations of…
The preeminent institution within a society. Government has t…
A form of government that controls all aspects of all politic…
A system of government in which political authority is vested…
politics
The struggle over power or influence within organizations of…
Government
The preeminent institution within a society. Government has t…
60 terms
The American Federal Government
a Supreme Court justice
a term
abstain from voting
advocate
un juge de la cour suprême
un mandat
s'abstenir de voter
préconiser
a Supreme Court justice
un juge de la cour suprême
a term
un mandat
15 terms
American Federal Government
Treaty of Paris
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act of 1764
Stamp Act
Endend French and Indian War
English settlers could not move west of Appalachian Mountains
Placed tax on molasses
Direct tax placed on printed material/stamps
Treaty of Paris
Endend French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
English settlers could not move west of Appalachian Mountains
150 terms
American Government-Federal Bereaucracy
1) Each bureaucratic agency is created…
2) Which of the following statements a…
3) Which of the following is TRUE abou…
4) Studies have found that most Americ…
D Page Ref: 467 Edition: National
D Page Ref: 467 Edition: National
B Page Ref: 469 Edition: National
C Page Ref: 469 Edition: National
1) Each bureaucratic agency is created…
D Page Ref: 467 Edition: National
2) Which of the following statements a…
D Page Ref: 467 Edition: National
22 terms
american federal government
civil liberties*
civil liberties and the founders*
civil liberties- federalist position
civil liberties- anti-federalist posit…
rights that are intrinsically tied to your nature as a human…
-all men are created equal... -all men have certain "inalienable…
-limited powers... -most states already had a bill of rights in…
-they suspected that the federal gov't might prove to be more…
civil liberties*
rights that are intrinsically tied to your nature as a human…
civil liberties and the founders*
-all men are created equal... -all men have certain "inalienable…
57 terms
American Federal Government
Criminal Court
Civil Court
Jurisdiction
State Court
Regulates the conduct of individuals, defines crimes, and spe…
Deals with disputes that do to involve criminal penalties.
Trial goes through whichever court has original authority ove…
Deals with crimes or issues which occur entirely in the borde…
Criminal Court
Regulates the conduct of individuals, defines crimes, and spe…
Civil Court
Deals with disputes that do to involve criminal penalties.
28 terms
American Federal government
the view that persons' moral and/or po…
a political and religious doctrine of…
Hobbes believed in negative conception…
it advocates for private property, an…
Social Contract Theory
"Divine right" of monarchs
What is the difference between Locke and Hobbs on state of na…
What is lockean classical liberalism/ ideology?
the view that persons' moral and/or po…
Social Contract Theory
a political and religious doctrine of…
"Divine right" of monarchs
20 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
20 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
79 terms
American Federal Government
front loading
open primary
closed primary
Oklahoma
front of primary season
any party can vote
only can vote for a certain party
republican
front loading
front of primary season
open primary
any party can vote
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