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70 termscreated on December 8, 2016
government 32
civil service
political appointee
staff agency
line agency
- composed of those civilian employees who perform the admini…
any employee who is appointed by the President, the Vice Pres…
serve in a support capacity; they aid the chief executive and…
actually perform the tasks which the organization exists; con…
civil service
- composed of those civilian employees who perform the admini…
political appointee
any employee who is appointed by the President, the Vice Pres…
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Ms. Pollock's final exam review: China
Yangshao
Longshan
Shang dynasty
Zhou dynasty
A neolithic society from near the yellow River in China, some…
A neolithic society from near the yellow River in China, some…
(1766-1122 BCE) The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to…
(1050BC-400BC) Longest dynasty in Chinese history. Establishe…
Yangshao
A neolithic society from near the yellow River in China, some…
Longshan
A neolithic society from near the yellow River in China, some…
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Egypt Vocabulary Words
Cataract
Delta
Artisan
Pharaoh
...
...
...
King
Cataract
...
Delta
...
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AP Gov Ch. 11 Vocab Quiz
Appointment
House Rules Committee
pork barrel
bicameral legislation
Which presidential power gives the president the ability to c…
The committee in the House of Representatives that reviews mo…
The mighty list of federal projects, grants, and contracts av…
legislature made up of 2 houses, the House of Representatives…
Appointment
Which presidential power gives the president the ability to c…
House Rules Committee
The committee in the House of Representatives that reviews mo…
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Chapter 2
Job specialization refers to: ... ... A.…
_____ is the process by which division…
According to Taylor, the production pr…
Which of the following statements is c…
B. ... the process by which division of labor occurs as differen…
A. ... Job specialization
C. ... an increase in division of labor through specialization.
E. ... Increase job specialization in order to make the producti…
Job specialization refers to: ... ... A.…
B. ... the process by which division of labor occurs as differen…
_____ is the process by which division…
A. ... Job specialization
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MWH Final
hajj (13)
Islam (13)
Dar al-islam (13)
Quran (13)
Pilgrimage to Mecca
Submission to God
Area of rule under islam (territory)
Holy book of Islam
hajj (13)
Pilgrimage to Mecca
Islam (13)
Submission to God
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World History Definitions Semester Exam 12/13/16
Archaeology
Bureaucracy
Artisan
Cultural-Diffusion
The study of past people and culture
to run a government through many departments
skilled worker who practices a handcraft
spread of ideas, customs, and technologies... (through mostly mi…
Archaeology
The study of past people and culture
Bureaucracy
to run a government through many departments
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LabMan PrelimTerms
System
Primary tasks
Hierarchy of systems
Open systems
A self-contained collection of interacting and interdependent…
Define duties that are necessary because of the nature of the…
The process whereby a self-contained subsystems developed wit…
Systems that interact with their environment by both receivin…
System
A self-contained collection of interacting and interdependent…
Primary tasks
Define duties that are necessary because of the nature of the…
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Chapter 10- Congressional Campaigns
Incumbent
Open seat
Quality challenger
Political amateur
the candidate in an election who already occupies the office
an election in which no incumbent is running
a candidate with the experience and backing necessary to run…
a candidate with no political experience
Incumbent
the candidate in an election who already occupies the office
Open seat
an election in which no incumbent is running
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History Quiz Vocab
A group of people named by each state…
Person appointed to vote in presidenti…
A rule or command that has the force o…
A declaration of forgiveness and freed…
electoral college
elector
executive order
pardon
A group of people named by each state…
electoral college
Person appointed to vote in presidenti…
elector
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GOV CHAPTER 13 VOCAB (SHORT PHRASE)
Veto
Privitization
Whistle-Blowers
Administration
a 2/3 vote.
private companies
expose wrongdoings
The President, along with his personal staff and advisors.
Veto
a 2/3 vote.
Privitization
private companies
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Persia
Cyrus 11
Darius I
Imperial bureaucracy
Royal Road
created the Persian empire by defeating the Medes, Lydians, a…
king of Persia who expanded the empire and invaded Greece but…
division of an empire into organized provinces to aid in main…
A road commissioned by King Darius that stretched 1,600 miles…
Cyrus 11
created the Persian empire by defeating the Medes, Lydians, a…
Darius I
king of Persia who expanded the empire and invaded Greece but…
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Executive Branch Vocab
Chief Executive
Commander in chief
Foreign Policy
Diplomacy
another title for the president, who holds the executive's po…
another title for the president, who serves as commander of t…
a government's strategy in dealing with foreign nations
the art of negotiating with foreign governments
Chief Executive
another title for the president, who holds the executive's po…
Commander in chief
another title for the president, who serves as commander of t…
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Chapter 1 Political Science
agenda setter
authoritarianism
bureaucracy
bureaucrat
an authority that controls what options are decided on by a g…
no expectation that the government represents the people, ins…
agency or office devoted to carrying out tasks for government…
any government employee who is not part of ruling powers
agenda setter
an authority that controls what options are decided on by a g…
authoritarianism
no expectation that the government represents the people, ins…
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World History 9 Weeks 2 Study Guide
Nile
Upper Egypt
delta
Lower Egypt
world's longest river
region upstream from the Mediterranean Sea
an area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
Nile's delta region
Nile
world's longest river
Upper Egypt
region upstream from the Mediterranean Sea
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Chapters 13 - 15 Test Review
The government decides to shut down an…
Which is NOT a tactic available to an…
A reduction in force (RIF) decreases t…
A main consequence of civil service re…
reduction in force
It can try to reorganize as an independent agency
eliminating entire departments and agencies
significant job security for civil servants
The government decides to shut down an…
reduction in force
Which is NOT a tactic available to an…
It can try to reorganize as an independent agency
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Themes of World History Mid Term Exam Review
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Nomad
Animism
The earliest period of human history where they started to ma…
Second period of early human history and ended with developme…
Paleolithic people were people who move from place to place i…
The belief that spirits inhabit plants, animals, or other nat…
Paleolithic Age
The earliest period of human history where they started to ma…
Neolithic Age
Second period of early human history and ended with developme…
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Political Organization
Politics
All of them
Political Leadership
Bureaucracy
"Competition for power over people and things" is a definitio…
How many societies have politics?
Role in which individuals have authority related to broad are…
When a political system has a number of positions with differ…
Politics
"Competition for power over people and things" is a definitio…
All of them
How many societies have politics?
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Chapter 11 Government
Bureaucracy
The Cabinet
Factors in Nomination
Factors in accepting nomination
-a body of nonelective government officials... -an administrativ…
-The Senate must confirm each person the president nominates…
-Experience in particular policy area... -Administrative experie…
-Reduced pay (compared to private sector) - in 2016 $205,700…
Bureaucracy
-a body of nonelective government officials... -an administrativ…
The Cabinet
-The Senate must confirm each person the president nominates…
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Gov final- Chapter 8
Chief administrator
cabinet
commander-in-chief
Executive agreements
the president's executive role as the head of federal agencie…
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
the president's role as the top officer of the country's mili…
presidential arrangements with other countries that create fo…
Chief administrator
the president's executive role as the head of federal agencie…
cabinet
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
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chapter 16: ancient civilizations (maya, aztec and inca)
Where was the Inca empire?
How long was the Inca empire?
Cuzco
Inca economy
Valley of Cuzco
1200-1500
capital of the incan empire
bureaucracy
Where was the Inca empire?
Valley of Cuzco
How long was the Inca empire?
1200-1500
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Ch. 20-34 Without 29 (I'm listening to This is Where I Belong by Bryan Adams) Everyone Revolt Against Bridget >.< -_-
Factories
El Mina
Nzinga Mvemba
Luanda
Trading stations; Portuguese
Important Portuguese factory
Ruler of the Kongo kingdom
Portuguese settlement; Angola
Factories
Trading stations; Portuguese
El Mina
Important Portuguese factory
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Chapter 14
Bureaucracy
Cabinet
Federal Register
Federal Regulatory Commission
Executive branch departments, agencies, boards, and commissio…
Set of executive departments responsible for carrying out fed…
Official published record of all executive branch rules, regu…
Federal agency typically run by a small number of officials,…
Bureaucracy
Executive branch departments, agencies, boards, and commissio…
Cabinet
Set of executive departments responsible for carrying out fed…
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PSC 329 Final
The Implementation of EU laws is condu…
The Commission's watchdog function to…
The "administrative wing" of the Commi…
The element of the Council System that…
Comitology
Infringements
Services
European Council
The Implementation of EU laws is condu…
Comitology
The Commission's watchdog function to…
Infringements
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History exam
What was the first Protastant faith?
What were the different aspects of cal…
Council of Trent
Dowry
The holy Roman Empire
...
...
...
What was the first Protastant faith?
The holy Roman Empire
What were the different aspects of cal…
...
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Persia WHI.4a VOCABULARY
Cyrus 2
Darius 1
Imperial bureaucracy
Royal Road
Created the persian empire, he was known for his tolerance an…
king of persia who expanded the empire and invaded Greece but…
division of am empire and invaded into organized provinces to…
A road commission by King Darius that stretched 1,600 miles a…
Cyrus 2
Created the persian empire, he was known for his tolerance an…
Darius 1
king of persia who expanded the empire and invaded Greece but…
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absolutism unit vocab.
absolutism
abdicate
suppressed
bureaucracy
a government by an absolute ruler of authority
to leave the position of being a king or queen (renounce of o…
to be kept from public knowledge, having stopped or prohibite…
people involved in running a government who are NOT elected r…
absolutism
a government by an absolute ruler of authority
abdicate
to leave the position of being a king or queen (renounce of o…
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Government Final
White House Staff
Chief of Staff
EOP
Cabinet Departments
hired by president without Senate involvement; no real job de…
Head of White House Staff, has everyday access to Pres.
Created to counter Cabinet Departments; sole job: give advice…
The heads advise the Pres. and they are responsible for IMPLE…
White House Staff
hired by president without Senate involvement; no real job de…
Chief of Staff
Head of White House Staff, has everyday access to Pres.
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History Midterm Vocab
Empire
Centralization
Decentralization
Bureaucracy
A group of states or territories under a single authority
When the process of decision making goes to one location or g…
The process of redistributing powers away from a central loca…
A system of government in which decisions are made by the sta…
Empire
A group of states or territories under a single authority
Centralization
When the process of decision making goes to one location or g…
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POSI 2310 Exam 4 Mora
political culture
texas culture beliefs
political participation
texas subcultures
collective beliefs about values, government, its processes, a…
ordinary citizens should have limited role in political proce…
-running for office... -campaigning or working for a candidate... -…
-individualistic... -traditionalistic
political culture
collective beliefs about values, government, its processes, a…
texas culture beliefs
ordinary citizens should have limited role in political proce…
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AP CIVICS CHAPTER 13 VOCABULARY
Bureaucracy
Patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Civil service
system of organization and control based on the principles of…
an approach to managing the bureaucracy whereby people are ap…
made some federal jobs attainable only through competitive pr…
the permanent professional branches of a government's adminis…
Bureaucracy
system of organization and control based on the principles of…
Patronage
an approach to managing the bureaucracy whereby people are ap…
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Government Final
Momentum
Legitimacy
Cabinet
Presidential approval rating
A strong showing by a candidate in early presidential nominat…
The recognized right of an individual or institution to exerc…
A group consisting of the heads of the executive departments…
A measure of the degree to which the public approves or disap…
Momentum
A strong showing by a candidate in early presidential nominat…
Legitimacy
The recognized right of an individual or institution to exerc…
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Lanz Comparative Politics Final
Overview Totalitarian Regimes
Definition of Totalitarian Regime (6 t…
Islamism
Origins/Developments of Islamism
-20th century: emergence of totalitarian regimes ... -Unified st…
1) Official doctrine that covers all aspects of life ... 2) Sing…
-Referred to as political Islam... -Iran, and the Islamic State
1) Wahhabism: 18th century Saudi Arabia ... 2) Anti-Colonialism:…
Overview Totalitarian Regimes
-20th century: emergence of totalitarian regimes ... -Unified st…
Definition of Totalitarian Regime (6 t…
1) Official doctrine that covers all aspects of life ... 2) Sing…
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refined vocab
el acantilado
alarde
añorar
arrepentirse
cliff
assume
to miss
to regrete
el acantilado
cliff
alarde
assume
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Leadership Final: Chapters 12 & 13
The management process
Organizing
Organizational Structure
Formal Structure
Planning--> organizing-->staffing-->directing-->controlling--…
Organizing is the second step in the management process... Inclu…
Organizational structure refers to the way in which a group i…
Provides a framework for defining:... -Managerial authority... -Res…
The management process
Planning--> organizing-->staffing-->directing-->controlling--…
Organizing
Organizing is the second step in the management process... Inclu…
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MR.NEWLAND FINAL VOCABULARY
agriculture
descendant
bureaucracy
social
the science of farming, raising cattle growing crops.
a person or animal that comes from a specific ancestor
non-elected government employee
interaction with others
agriculture
the science of farming, raising cattle growing crops.
descendant
a person or animal that comes from a specific ancestor
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Vocal Updated
Culture
Cultural Diffusion
Domestication
Agriculture
Beliefs, knowledge, and patterns of living that a group of pe…
Spread of culture from one area of the world to another.
Taming of animals such as cattle, goats, sheep, and pigs.
Raising of crops for food.
Culture
Beliefs, knowledge, and patterns of living that a group of pe…
Cultural Diffusion
Spread of culture from one area of the world to another.
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AP Gov
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
State Sovereignty
Pluralist Theory of Government
A weak form of government that gives power to state
A rebellion in Massachusetts which proved weak form of fed go…
The state having total control of its government and more pow…
power is distributed among many groups
Articles of Confederation
A weak form of government that gives power to state
Shay's Rebellion
A rebellion in Massachusetts which proved weak form of fed go…
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Vocabulary for Social Studies Final Exam
traditional economy
civilization
steppe
artisan
...
...
...
...
traditional economy
...
civilization
...
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1st Semester Exam
Machiavelli
John Calvin
Ferdinand Magellan
John Locke
An Italian Renaissance historian, politician, diplomat, philo…
French theologian and reformer in Switzerland and leader in t…
Portuguese explorer he set out for spain, discovered what is…
English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of…
Machiavelli
An Italian Renaissance historian, politician, diplomat, philo…
John Calvin
French theologian and reformer in Switzerland and leader in t…
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POL 141 FINAL EXAM
What is the purpose of comparative pol…
Theory of what actually occurs
Theory of what ought to occur
Main questions of comparative politics
Understand political issues ... Generate lessons... Develop broad t…
Empirical Theory
Normative Theory
Political development... Regime type and change... Participation an…
What is the purpose of comparative pol…
Understand political issues ... Generate lessons... Develop broad t…
Theory of what actually occurs
Empirical Theory
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The fall of Western Rome
Serfs
Romulus Augustulus
The Ottoman Turks
Justinian's code
People who were locked into a system of indentured servitude.
The last emperor in Western Rome(he was a teenager)
These people captured the Byzantine empire
This was made by Justinian. It had no out of date or un-Chris…
Serfs
People who were locked into a system of indentured servitude.
Romulus Augustulus
The last emperor in Western Rome(he was a teenager)
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Sociology final
Alienation
Anomie
Capitalists
Caste system
alienation the experience of isolation and misery resulting f…
anomie Durkheim's term for a condition in which society provi…
capitalists people who own and operate factories and other bu…
caste system social stratification based on ascription, or bi…
Alienation
alienation the experience of isolation and misery resulting f…
Anomie
anomie Durkheim's term for a condition in which society provi…
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Ch. 15 The Bureaucracy & Ch. 19 Social Welfare KBAT
Pendleton Act
Entitlement
Medicare
Medicaid
The extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose courses…
Benefits that are guaranteed by law and thereby paid to indiv…
Majoritarian welfare program; a program that was added to the…
A federal and state assistance program that pays for health c…
Pendleton Act
The extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose courses…
Entitlement
Benefits that are guaranteed by law and thereby paid to indiv…
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Politics Final
Spoils System
Universalistic Politics
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Bureaucratic Pathologies
Government jobs given out as political favors
Government by universal rules, impartially applied
The law that shifted American Government toward a merit-based…
The problems that tend to develop in bureaucratic
Spoils System
Government jobs given out as political favors
Universalistic Politics
Government by universal rules, impartially applied
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POLI 316: Totalitarian
Overview
Features
Overview
Totalitarian Regimes Features
20th century => emergence of totalitarian regime; "age of tot…
1) unify the state & industrialization ... 2) sovereignty (essen…
-end of 20th century - many totalitarian regimes ended... -curre…
1) official doctrine = covers every aspect of life; ideology…
Overview
20th century => emergence of totalitarian regime; "age of tot…
Features
1) unify the state & industrialization ... 2) sovereignty (essen…
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Ch. 6 Social Groups, Organizations, & Social Institutions
social group
primary group **
secondary group **
ideal types
2 or more people who share some attribute & interact with one…
a small group of people who engage in intimate face-to-face i…
a large, usually formal, impersonal, & temporary collection o…
general traits that describe a social
social group
2 or more people who share some attribute & interact with one…
primary group **
a small group of people who engage in intimate face-to-face i…
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World history
Vizier
Pharaoh
Bureaucracy
Confucius
A civil officer in ancient Egypt having viceregal powers.
A king of ancient Egypt
a body of non-elective government officials.
A Chinese teacher.
Vizier
A civil officer in ancient Egypt having viceregal powers.
Pharaoh
A king of ancient Egypt
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Section 1 Midterm World Civ
Theocracy
Empire
Bureaucracy
Constitutional Monarchy
Government rule is based on religion
People brought together from several nations under one ruler…
Important decisions are made by state officials not elected r…
A monarchy where the King and Queen have to abide by the cons…
Theocracy
Government rule is based on religion
Empire
People brought together from several nations under one ruler…
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SOC final exam (unit 1 terms)
sociology
sociological imagination
social institution
anomie (unit 1)
the study of human society
-ability to see the connections between our personal experien…
- complex group of interdependent positions that together per…
- Durkheim argues that one of the main social forces leading…
sociology
the study of human society
sociological imagination
-ability to see the connections between our personal experien…
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