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Blanchong American Government Chapters 20-21
Where are the 2 Due Process Clauses lo…
Definition of the Due Process Clause
Procedural Due Process
Substantive Due Process
5th and 14th amendments
government cannot deprive a person of life, liberty, or prope…
government must act fairly in all it does
laws under which government acts must be fair
Where are the 2 Due Process Clauses lo…
5th and 14th amendments
Definition of the Due Process Clause
government cannot deprive a person of life, liberty, or prope…
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Government chapter 13 Mr. Blanchong
Chief of state
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
Ceremonial head of gov
Head of executive branch (foreign and domestic)
Head of federal bureaucracy) 2.7 mil employee
Head of foreign policy, nations chief spokesman reguarding af…
Chief of state
Ceremonial head of gov
Chief executive
Head of executive branch (foreign and domestic)
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American Government Chapter 3
preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
an introduction
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
preamble
an introduction
articles
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
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American Government Chapter 3
"I exhort...that...prayers...be made f…
"Congress shall make no law respecting…
"Only a virtuous people are capable of…
"If they have persecuted me, they will…
Paul the Apostle
U.S. Constitution... First Amendment
Benjamin Franklin
Jesus
"I exhort...that...prayers...be made f…
Paul the Apostle
"Congress shall make no law respecting…
U.S. Constitution... First Amendment
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American Government Chapter 3
popular government
direct democracy
indirect democracy
republic
Form of government in which citizens participate in the makin…
Form of government in which the people directly affect a gove…
Form of government in which the people elect representatives…
State in which the supreme power rests in the the people and…
popular government
Form of government in which citizens participate in the makin…
direct democracy
Form of government in which the people directly affect a gove…
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BJU American Government Chapter 3
Popular Government
Systems of Government
Two types of Popular Government
Democracy
a system where the people participate. (example USA or Japan)
1) Popular Government ... 2) Dictatorship ... 3) Anarchy
1) Democracy ... 2) Republic... `
direct government RULED BY THE MAJORITY
Popular Government
a system where the people participate. (example USA or Japan)
Systems of Government
1) Popular Government ... 2) Dictatorship ... 3) Anarchy
American Government / Chapter 3
Article
Veto
Amendment
Jurisdiction
One of seven main divisions of the body of the Constitution
Rejection of a bill
A change to the Constitution
The authority of a court to rule in certain cases
Article
One of seven main divisions of the body of the Constitution
Veto
Rejection of a bill
American Government Chapter 3
separation of powers
checks and balances
judicial review
federalism
basic principle of American system of government, that the ex…
system of overlapping the powers of the legislative, executiv…
the power of a court to determine the constitutionality of a…
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
separation of powers
basic principle of American system of government, that the ex…
checks and balances
system of overlapping the powers of the legislative, executiv…
American Government - Chapter 3
Preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
Introduction
number sections of a document. The unamended Constitution is…
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
Preamble
Introduction
articles
number sections of a document. The unamended Constitution is…
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American Government Chapter 3
Preamble
Articles
informal amendment
separation of powers
Introduction to the Constitution; states the purpose of the C…
Numbered sections of a document. The unamended Constitution i…
constitutional change that has occurred as a result of the da…
Basic principle that the executive, legislative, and judicial…
Preamble
Introduction to the Constitution; states the purpose of the C…
Articles
Numbered sections of a document. The unamended Constitution i…
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American Government: Chapter 3 - Terms
Preamble
Articles
Amendments
Legislature
an introductory statement that clearly says it is the people…
numbered sections of the Constitution
changes or additions to the U.S. Constitution
the body of government that makes laws in an indirect democracy
Preamble
an introductory statement that clearly says it is the people…
Articles
numbered sections of the Constitution
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American Government, Chapter 3
popular sovereignty
judicial review
separation of powers
checks and balances
people hold the final authority in all matters of government
the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
the division of power among the legislative, executive, and j…
the system where each branch of government exercises some con…
popular sovereignty
people hold the final authority in all matters of government
judicial review
the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
American Government Chapter 3
preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
an introduction
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
preamble
an introduction
articles
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
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Chapter 3 Vocabulary American Government
Preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
short, noteworthy introduction to the Constitution
Constitution that is broken up into 7 numbered sections
government must be conducted according to constitutional prin…
government and its officers are always subject to-never above…
Preamble
short, noteworthy introduction to the Constitution
articles
Constitution that is broken up into 7 numbered sections
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American Government Chapter 3
Adaptable
The Six Basic Principles
Popular sovereignty
Limited government
Why do we have the oldest Constitution in the world?
Popular sovereignty, Limited Government, Separation of Powers…
"We the People..." (social contract in action)
"Constitutionalism" ... 1. Gov't. acc. To con. Principles... 2. Rul…
Adaptable
Why do we have the oldest Constitution in the world?
The Six Basic Principles
Popular sovereignty, Limited Government, Separation of Powers…
American government chapter 3
natural law
limited government
constitutionalism
common law
defines right from wrong and is above human laws
limits the ability of governments to pass laws against the be…
a nation adopts a constitution to protect its citizens' right…
unwritten precedent created by the courts and historical prac…
natural law
defines right from wrong and is above human laws
limited government
limits the ability of governments to pass laws against the be…
AMERICAN GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 3
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Article III
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
Article I
Legislative Branch
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American Government Chapter 3
preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
an introduction
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
preamble
an introduction
articles
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
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American Government Chapter 3
block grant
categorical grant
competitive federalism
concurrent powers
A federal grant given to a state for a broad area, such as cr…
A federal grant targeted for a specific purpose as defined by…
A model of federalism in which state and local governments co…
Powers held by both the federal and the state governments in…
block grant
A federal grant given to a state for a broad area, such as cr…
categorical grant
A federal grant targeted for a specific purpose as defined by…
American Government Chapter 3
Federalism
Implied powers
Reserved powers
Eminent Domain
System of government in which a constitution divides power be…
Powers derived from necessary/proper clause of Constituiton
Powers derived from Tenth Amendment to Constitution, that are…
Right of Government to take private property for public use,…
Federalism
System of government in which a constitution divides power be…
Implied powers
Powers derived from necessary/proper clause of Constituiton
American Government - Chapter 3
Federalism
Sovereign power
Police powers
Concurrent powers
the division of power across the local, state and national go…
The supreme power of an independent state to regulate its int…
The power to enforce the laws and proved for public safety
Responsibilities for particular policy areas, such as transpo…
Federalism
the division of power across the local, state and national go…
Sovereign power
The supreme power of an independent state to regulate its int…
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American Government Chapter 3
Political party
Interest group
Factions
Lobbyists
A group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
An organization of people sharing a common interest or goal t…
'A group of people who seek to influence public policy in way…
Persons who try to influence legislation on behalf of an inte…
Political party
A group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
Interest group
An organization of people sharing a common interest or goal t…
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american government chapter 3
executive agreement
treaty
electoral college
Cabinet
a pact made by the President directly with the head of a fore…
a formal agreement between two or more sovereign states
group of persons chosen in each State and the District of Col…
Presidential advisory body, traditionally made up of the head…
executive agreement
a pact made by the President directly with the head of a fore…
treaty
a formal agreement between two or more sovereign states
American Government Chapter 3
Term
Federalism
Sovereign power
Police powers
Description
The division of power across the local, state, and national g…
The supreme power of an independent state to regulate its int…
The power to enforce laws and provide for public safety.
Term
Description
Federalism
The division of power across the local, state, and national g…
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A Beka American Government Chapter 3
Bible
common law
trial by jury
Parliament
the greatest influence on the development of English law and…
non-codified form of law based on long-accepted customs
a trial in which a man is judged guilty or not guilty by a gr…
a body of England's representative government - became the mo…
Bible
the greatest influence on the development of English law and…
common law
non-codified form of law based on long-accepted customs
american government chapter 3
preamble
articles
popular sovereignty
limited government
intoduction
numbered sections of an article
government exists only with consent of governor
basic principal of government which states that the governmen…
preamble
intoduction
articles
numbered sections of an article
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American Government Chapter 3
block grant
categorical grant
commerce clause
concurrent powers
A federal grant that provides funds... to a state or local gover…
A federal grant to a state or local... government for a specific…
The section of the Constitution in... which Congress is given th…
Powers held jointly by the national... and state governments.
block grant
A federal grant that provides funds... to a state or local gover…
categorical grant
A federal grant to a state or local... government for a specific…
American Government Chapter 3
Structure
Preamble
Articles
Article 1
Preamble, articles, amendments
Introduction
Divisions or chapters, each with a different topic (7)
Legislative
Structure
Preamble, articles, amendments
Preamble
Introduction
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American Government Chapter 3
preamble
articles
constitutionalism
rule of law
an introduction
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
preamble
an introduction
articles
numbered sections of a document - the unamended Constitution…
19 terms
American Government Chapter 3
constitutionalism
rule of law
separation of powers
checks and balances
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
basic principle of American system of government, that the ex…
system of overlapping the powers of the legislative, executiv…
constitutionalism
basic principle that government and those who govern must obe…
rule of law
concept that holds that government and its officers are alway…
19 terms
American Government Chapter 3
Popular Sovereignty
Limited goverernment
Constitutionalism
Rule of law
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
government that is limited
The theory developed in early modern England and spread elsew…
principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who go…
Popular Sovereignty
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
Limited goverernment
government that is limited
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
U.S. Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
written plan of government for the U.S.; organized into a Pre…
Introduction to the US Constitution
sets up the Legislative Branch
sets up the Executive Branch
U.S. Constitution
written plan of government for the U.S.; organized into a Pre…
Preamble
Introduction to the US Constitution
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American Government Chapter 3
Unitary System
Federal System
Sovereignty
Dillon's Rule
A system of government in which political power and authority…
A system of government in which power and authority are divid…
The exclusive right of an independent state to reign supreme…
Iowa state court decision in 1868 that narrowly defined the p…
Unitary System
A system of government in which political power and authority…
Federal System
A system of government in which power and authority are divid…
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American Government Chapter 3
Federalism
Implied Powers
Reversed Powers
Eminent Domain
The system of government in which a constitution divides powe…
Powers derived from the necessary and proper clause (Article…
Powers, derived from the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution,…
The right of the government to take private property for publ…
Federalism
The system of government in which a constitution divides powe…
Implied Powers
Powers derived from the necessary and proper clause (Article…
Chapter 3 American Government
Articles
Jurisdiction
Supremacy Clause
Amendments
seven divisions within the Constitution
authority
establishes that the Constitution, laws passed by Congress, a…
changes
Articles
seven divisions within the Constitution
Jurisdiction
authority
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American Government Chapter 3
Federalism
"necessary and proper" clause
nullification
dual federalism
government authority shared by national and local governments
section of the Constitution allowing Congress to pass all law…
the doctrine that a state can declare null and void a federal…
doctrine holding that the national government is supreme in i…
Federalism
government authority shared by national and local governments
"necessary and proper" clause
section of the Constitution allowing Congress to pass all law…
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American Government Chapter 3
One interesting feature of the U.S. Co…
Like the framers at the Constitutional…
Which of the following statements conc…
The goal of the First Continental Cong…
The oldest operating consutitution the world
A balance between the power of large and small states, the ex…
There were no guilds of exclusive professional occupations
restore harmony between Britain and the colonies
One interesting feature of the U.S. Co…
The oldest operating consutitution the world
Like the framers at the Constitutional…
A balance between the power of large and small states, the ex…
American Government Chapter 3
sovereignty
confederation
unitary system of government
reserved powers
the supreme political power of a government to regulate its a…
a system of government (or "league") in which two or more ind…
a system of government in which the constituent states are st…
those powers expressly retained by the state governments unde…
sovereignty
the supreme political power of a government to regulate its a…
confederation
a system of government (or "league") in which two or more ind…
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American Government Chapter 3
Checks and Balances
Ratification
Federalists
Separation of Powers
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Formal approval
Supporters of ratification of the Constitution and of a stron…
Separating the legislative, executive, and judicial powers of…
Checks and Balances
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Ratification
Formal approval
American Government chapter 3
Unitary system
Confederal system
Enumerated powers
Elastic clause, or necessary and prope…
A centralized governmental system in which ultimate governmen…
A system consisting of a league of independent states, in whi…
Powers specifically granted to the national government by the…
The clause in Article 1, Section 8, that grants Congress the…
Unitary system
A centralized governmental system in which ultimate governmen…
Confederal system
A system consisting of a league of independent states, in whi…
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American government chapter 3
The three reasons the declaration of i…
The Declaration of Independence has th…
Preamble
The preamble was most important becaus…
1) taxation without representation... 2) trade restrictions ... 3…
1) the preamble ... 2) the list of complaints ... 3) conclusion
The ideas upon which the revolution was founded
1) human rights ... 2) democracy
The three reasons the declaration of i…
1) taxation without representation... 2) trade restrictions ... 3…
The Declaration of Independence has th…
1) the preamble ... 2) the list of complaints ... 3) conclusion
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American Government: Chapter 3- Definitions
Popular Government
Direct Democracy (or Pure Democracy)
Indirect Democracy (or Representative…
Republic
What is a system in which the people participate?
What is a government in which the people directly affect a go…
What is it called when the people elect their peers to operat…
What is a state in which the supreme power rests in the peopl…
Popular Government
What is a system in which the people participate?
Direct Democracy (or Pure Democracy)
What is a government in which the people directly affect a go…
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American Government Chapter 3
Popular Sovereignty
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Bill of Rights
______________ means that all government power belongs to the…
An example of __________ is when the United States' Supreme C…
The Principle of Government that favors a national government…
The first ten amendments are called "The __________".
Popular Sovereignty
______________ means that all government power belongs to the…
Checks and Balances
An example of __________ is when the United States' Supreme C…
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American Government: Chapter 3 Wilson
Devolution
Block grants
Federalism
Sovereignty
The current effort to scale back the size and activities of t…
Grants of money from the federal government to the states for…
Political system in which ultimate authority is shared betwee…
Supreme or ultimate political authority; a sovereign governme…
Devolution
The current effort to scale back the size and activities of t…
Block grants
Grants of money from the federal government to the states for…
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American Government- Chapter 3
common law
trial by jury
Parliament
Magna Carta
a non-codified form of law based on long-accepted customs and…
a man is judged guilty or innocent by a group of his peers
name given to the legislative body which resulted when repres…
or Great Charter; document which placed the king under the la…
common law
a non-codified form of law based on long-accepted customs and…
trial by jury
a man is judged guilty or innocent by a group of his peers
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American Government Chapter 3
Preamble
Articles
Constitutionalism
Rule of law
A short note-worthy introduction to the constitution that is…
Numbered sections
The government must be conducted according to constitutional…
The government and its officers are always subject to the law
Preamble
A short note-worthy introduction to the constitution that is…
Articles
Numbered sections
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American government chapter 3
federalists
anti federalists
Constitutions central premise
13th ammendment
Supported the constitution
opposed the constitution... believed that Classic liberal princi…
the creation of a strong national government, ensured America…
freed slaves
federalists
Supported the constitution
anti federalists
opposed the constitution... believed that Classic liberal princi…
American Government Chapter 3
Anti-Federalists
Articles of Confederation
Bill of Rights
Common Sense
Advocates of states' rights who opposed the Constitution
The first constitution of the United States creating an assoc…
A summary of citizen rights guaranteed and protected by a gov…
1776 Pamphlet by Thomas Paine that persuaded many Americans t…
Anti-Federalists
Advocates of states' rights who opposed the Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the United States creating an assoc…
American Government Chapter 3
Unitary
Confederal System
Federalism
Concurrent Powers
Of or relating to a system of government in which the executi…
A loose relationship among a number of smaller political unit…
A system of government in which entities such as states or pr…
Are powers that are shared by both the State and the federal…
Unitary
Of or relating to a system of government in which the executi…
Confederal System
A loose relationship among a number of smaller political unit…
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American Government: Chapter 3
Constitution
Preamble
3 Main Sections of the Consitution
Limited Government
lays out basic framework of our government
introduction
Preamble, 7 numbered sections called Articles, and 27 amendme…
government can only do what the people give it the power to do
Constitution
lays out basic framework of our government
Preamble
introduction
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