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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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American Government Chapter 13
Incorporation
Slander
Libel
Bill of Rights
this extends the Bill of Rights protection to include all lev…
spoken defamatory speech
written defamatory speech
this part of the Constitution guarantees/safeguards certain b…
Incorporation
this extends the Bill of Rights protection to include all lev…
Slander
spoken defamatory speech
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American Government Chapter 13
chief of state pg. 364
chief executive pg. 364
chief administrator pg. 365
chief diplomat pg. 365
the ceremonial head of the government of the United States
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
the director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
the main architect of American foreign policy and the nation'…
chief of state pg. 364
the ceremonial head of the government of the United States
chief executive pg. 364
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
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American Government Chapter 13
Balance the Ticket
Brokered Convention
Caucus
Closed Primary
The practice of choosing a running mate based on specific ide…
A convention requiring lengthy balloting and an eventual sett…
(1) Historically, a small meeting of a political party's top…
A primary in which participants must be registered as members…
Balance the Ticket
The practice of choosing a running mate based on specific ide…
Brokered Convention
A convention requiring lengthy balloting and an eventual sett…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 13 Vocab
Balance the ticket
Presidential Electors
Electoral Votes
Electoral College
Choosing a VP who will strengthen the President's chance of b…
One of a group of individuals who cast the formal (official)…
One of 2 votes cast by an elector, one for President, one for…
The group of people chosen from each state and D.C. to formal…
Balance the ticket
Choosing a VP who will strengthen the President's chance of b…
Presidential Electors
One of a group of individuals who cast the formal (official)…
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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 13, Local Government
Incorporate
City charter
Home rule
Ordinance
To receive a state charter, that recognizes local government.
A document granting power to a local government.
Allows cities to write their own charters, choose their own t…
A law, usually of a city or county.
Incorporate
To receive a state charter, that recognizes local government.
City charter
A document granting power to a local government.
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 13 Vocab
Chief of state
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the US
Director of the Federal Government
Main architect of American foreign policy and the nation'a ch…
Chief of state
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Chief Executive
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the US
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American government chapter 13
the president as a lawmaker
the president as a representative of a…
the president architect of U.S. foreig…
the president as ceremonial head of u.s.
chief legislator
chief citizen
chief diplomat
chief of state
the president as a lawmaker
chief legislator
the president as a representative of a…
chief citizen
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
70 terms
American government chapter 13
the president as a lawmaker
the president as a representative of a…
the president architect of U.S. foreig…
the president as ceremonial head of u.s.
chief legislator
chief citizen
chief diplomat
chief of state
the president as a lawmaker
chief legislator
the president as a representative of a…
chief citizen
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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American Government Chapter 13
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Legislator
Chief of Party
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Term for the President as head of the administration of the F…
Term for the President as architect of public policy and the…
Term for the President as the leader of his or her political…
Chief Executive
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Chief Administrator
Term for the President as head of the administration of the F…
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American Government Chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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chapter 13 American government
White House Staff
Executive office of the President (EOP)
Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
Council of Economic Advisers (CEA)
the presidents personal aides and advisers along with their n…
the complex of support agencies designed to assist the chief…
the agency responsible for preparing the annual president bud…
a body of professional economists who provide the president w…
White House Staff
the presidents personal aides and advisers along with their n…
Executive office of the President (EOP)
the complex of support agencies designed to assist the chief…
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American Government Chapter 13 Review
Chief Legislator
Chief Diplomat
Chief Citizen
Commander in Chief
The President as a chief lawmaker for the U.S.
The President as the treaty and executive agreement maker for…
All Presidents in the U.S. begin as this and remain this as l…
The highest rank over the entire military and all members of…
Chief Legislator
The President as a chief lawmaker for the U.S.
Chief Diplomat
The President as the treaty and executive agreement maker for…
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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American Government Chapter 13
Conference Committee
114th Congress
Legislative Hold
Filibuster
A temporary collection of House and Senate members, appointed…
The Congress elected in 2014, meeting in 2015-2016. The first…
An informal way for a senator to object to a bill or other me…
Rule unique to the U.S. Senate that allows any senator to hol…
Conference Committee
A temporary collection of House and Senate members, appointed…
114th Congress
The Congress elected in 2014, meeting in 2015-2016. The first…
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Chapter 13 - American Government
Acquisitive Model
Bureaucracy
Cabinet Department
Independent Executive Agency
A model of bureaucracy that views top-level bureaucrats as se…
An organization that is structured hierarchically to carry ou…
One of the fifteen major departments of the executive branch.
A federal agency that is not part of a cabinet department but…
Acquisitive Model
A model of bureaucracy that views top-level bureaucrats as se…
Bureaucracy
An organization that is structured hierarchically to carry ou…
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American Government Chapter 13 Government
Chief of state
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
The cermonial head of the governemt of the United States
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
The director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
The main architeck of American foreign policy and the nation'…
Chief of state
The cermonial head of the governemt of the United States
Chief executive
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
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American Government Chapter 13: The Presidency
chief of state
chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
ceremonial head of the government
most powerful man in the world
head of the executive branch
main architect of the nation's foreign policy
chief of state
ceremonial head of the government
chief executive
most powerful man in the world
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BJU American Government Chapter 13
Direct primaries
Wisconsin
Caucus
Closed primary
Method proposed in order to give the people more power in cho…
1st state to hold a direct primary
If a state doesn't hold a primary, then how do they choose ca…
Type of primary in which members of one party can only vote f…
Direct primaries
Method proposed in order to give the people more power in cho…
Wisconsin
1st state to hold a direct primary
American Government chapter 13 review
Swing voters
Balance the ticket
Platform
Chief of party
those who have not yet decided how to vote
choosing a running mate who will strengthen the chances of el…
a political party's objectives for the campaign and beyond
the President's role as leader of the party
Swing voters
those who have not yet decided how to vote
Balance the ticket
choosing a running mate who will strengthen the chances of el…
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American Government Chapter 13
Direct Primaries
Caucus
Closed Primaries
Open Primaries
An election in which voters choose candidates to represent a…
This is where members from a political party meet
This is the primary that only registered voters may participate
Primary elections in which eligible voters do not need to be…
Direct Primaries
An election in which voters choose candidates to represent a…
Caucus
This is where members from a political party meet
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 13 Vocab
Chief of state
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the US
Director of the Federal Government
Main architect of American foreign policy and the nation'a ch…
Chief of state
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Chief Executive
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the US
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American Government - Chapter 13
Judiciary Act of 1789
District courts
Appellate jurisdiction
Judicial review
The law in which Congress laid out the organization of the fe…
Lower level trial courts of the federal judicial system that…
The authority of a court to hear appeals from lower courts an…
The supreme court's power to strike down a law or an executiv…
Judiciary Act of 1789
The law in which Congress laid out the organization of the fe…
District courts
Lower level trial courts of the federal judicial system that…
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American Government Chapter 13
Human Rights
United States Citizens
Bill of Rights
incorporation
heart of United States political system
keepers of this country's rights
first 10 amendments
extends Bill of Rights' protection
Human Rights
heart of United States political system
United States Citizens
keepers of this country's rights
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American Government Chapter 13
partisan polarization
bicameral legislature
filibuster
marginal districts
a vote in which a majority of democratic legislators oppose a…
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
an attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
partisan polarization
a vote in which a majority of democratic legislators oppose a…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
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Billeci: American Government Chapter 13
How many roles does the president have?
Who determines the President's salary?
What happens if the President dies or…
Chief of State
The president has eight roles: chief of state, chief executiv…
Congress determines the President's salary. It is currently $…
A line of succession is made solely for that purpose.
the President is the ceremonial head of the government of the…
How many roles does the president have?
The president has eight roles: chief of state, chief executiv…
Who determines the President's salary?
Congress determines the President's salary. It is currently $…
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American Government: chapter 13
bicameral legislature
filibuster
marginal districts
safe districts
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
Political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
Districts in which incumbents win by margins of 55% or more
bicameral legislature
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
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American Government Chapter 13
public policy
systems model
bureaucratic model
Marxism model
whatever governments choose to do or not to do
a model of policy0making that holds that policy is the produc…
a model of policy-making that holds that bureaucracies play a…
a model of policy-making that holds that public policy decisi…
public policy
whatever governments choose to do or not to do
systems model
a model of policy0making that holds that policy is the produc…
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American Government: Chapter 13
nomination campaign
general election campaign
campaign manager
finance chair
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
individual who travels with the candidate & coordinates the c…
individual who coordinates financial business of the campaign
nomination campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
general election campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
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American Government, Chapter 13
Line-Item Vito
Signing Statement
Executive Agreement
Balanced Ticket
Power of most governors to reject specific components of legi…
A written declaration that a president may make when signing…
An international agreement between chiefs of state that does…
The selection of a running mate who brings diversity of ideol…
Line-Item Vito
Power of most governors to reject specific components of legi…
Signing Statement
A written declaration that a president may make when signing…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 13 Vocab
Chief of state
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the…
Director (CEO) of the Federal Government
Main architect of American foreign policy and the nations chi…
Chief of state
The ceremonial head of the government of the US, the symbol o…
Chief Executive
Vested by the Constitution with "the executive power" of the…
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Shores of Hope- American Government - Chapter 13
Chief of State
Chief executive
Chief Administrator
Chief diplomat
The President holds this title.
Vested by the Constitution with the power of the United States.
The director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
An American foreign policy and he nation's chief spokesperson…
Chief of State
The President holds this title.
Chief executive
Vested by the Constitution with the power of the United States.
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American government Chapter 13 vocab
Chief executive
Chief of state
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
the chief public representative of a country who may also be…
Term for the President as head of the administration of the F…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
Chief of state
the chief public representative of a country who may also be…
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American Government Chapter 13
bureaucracy
political appointees
cabinet
spoils system
any large, complex organization in which employees have speci…
government officials who occupy the most strategically import…
an official advisory board to the president, made up of the h…
a patronage system in which government jobs at all levels are…
bureaucracy
any large, complex organization in which employees have speci…
political appointees
government officials who occupy the most strategically import…
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American Government Chapter 13: Nominations, Campaigns and Elections
Electorate
Mandate
Primary Election
Closed Primary
Citizens eligible to vote... All of the people entitled to vote…
Command indicated by an electorate's votes for the party offi…
Voters decide which candidate will represent political party…
Only registered party members of that party may vote on the c…
Electorate
Citizens eligible to vote... All of the people entitled to vote…
Mandate
Command indicated by an electorate's votes for the party offi…
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American Government Chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
The means that the President is the ceremonial head of govern…
The President is vested by the Constitution with "the executi…
The President as the director of the huge executive branch of…
The President as the main architect of American foreign polic…
Chief of state
The means that the President is the ceremonial head of govern…
Chief executive
The President is vested by the Constitution with "the executi…
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Chapter 13 - American Government
Constituents
Article 1
Impeachment
Baker vs. Carr
any one of the people who live and vote in an area
establishes the legislative branch of the federal government,…
A formal accusation of wrongdoing against a public official.…
Supreme Court Case that decided that redistricting (attempts…
Constituents
any one of the people who live and vote in an area
Article 1
establishes the legislative branch of the federal government,…
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American Government Chapter 13
Judiciary Act of 1789
District courts
Appellate jurisdiction
Judicial Review
The law in which congress laid out the organization of the fe…
Lower-level trial courts of the federal judicial system that…
The authority of a court to hear appeals from lower courts an…
The supreme court's power to strike down a law or executive b…
Judiciary Act of 1789
The law in which congress laid out the organization of the fe…
District courts
Lower-level trial courts of the federal judicial system that…
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American Government Chapter 13 Terms
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
Refers to the President as the head of the government. He is…
The president as the holder of the executive power of the Uni…
The President as the leader of the executive branch of the Fe…
The president as the main architect of American foreign polic…
Chief of State
Refers to the President as the head of the government. He is…
Chief Executive
The president as the holder of the executive power of the Uni…
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American Government, Chapter 13
Line-Item Vito
Signing Statement
Executive Agreement
Balanced Ticket
Power of most governors to reject specific components of legi…
A written declaration that a president may make when signing…
An international agreement between chiefs of state that does…
The selection of a running mate who brings diversity of ideol…
Line-Item Vito
Power of most governors to reject specific components of legi…
Signing Statement
A written declaration that a president may make when signing…
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American Government Chapter 13 Vocab Words
Human Rights
Incorporation
Abridge
Establishment Clause
Fundamental Freedoms
Process that extended the protections of the Bill of Rights a…
Limit; Reduce
The First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
Human Rights
Fundamental Freedoms
Incorporation
Process that extended the protections of the Bill of Rights a…
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Chapter 13 American Government vocab
chief of state
cheif executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
term used for President as the ceremonial head of the U.S. ;…
term for President as vested with the executive power of the…
term for President as head of the administration of the Feder…
term for President as the main architect of foreign policy, a…
chief of state
term used for President as the ceremonial head of the U.S. ;…
cheif executive
term for President as vested with the executive power of the…
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American Government (10e) Chapter 13, Congress
Bicameral legislature
Filibuster
marginal districts
safe districts
A lawmaking body made of two chambers or parts
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
political districts in which candidates elected to the house…
Districts in which incumbents win by margins of 55 percent or…
Bicameral legislature
A lawmaking body made of two chambers or parts
Filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
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American Government Roots and Reform: Chapter 13 Vocab
Closed Primary
Crossover Voting
Conventional Political Participation
Elector
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Participation in the primary election of a party with which t…
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
a member of the electoral college
Closed Primary
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
Crossover Voting
Participation in the primary election of a party with which t…
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Chapter 13 American Government
balance the ticket
chief citizen
Chief of party
Commander in chief
the practice of choosing a vice presidential running mate who…
the representative of all the people and the champion of publ…
the leader of the political party controlling the executive b…
The leader of the nation's armed forces
balance the ticket
the practice of choosing a vice presidential running mate who…
chief citizen
the representative of all the people and the champion of publ…
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