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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…
77 terms
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)
18 terms
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
19 terms
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…
30 terms
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
22 terms
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…
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
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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
45 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
25 terms
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…
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American Government Chapter 3
The principle that favors a national g…
This allows for a national government…
Courts have the power to declare laws…
The first ten amendments to the Consti…
separation of powers
Federalism
judicial review
The Bill of Rights
The principle that favors a national g…
separation of powers
This allows for a national government…
Federalism
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American Government Chapter 3
political arena pg. 69
provision pg. 69
enshrined pg. 70
prohibition pg. 70
the setting in which political activity occurs
a clause in a document or agreement
set out with respect; ... honored
a denial; a ban
political arena pg. 69
the setting in which political activity occurs
provision pg. 69
a clause in a document or agreement
35 terms
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
39 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
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…
39 terms
Magruder's American Government - Chapter 3: The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
25 terms
American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
40 terms
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…
24 terms
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…
19 terms
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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American Government Chapter 3
Block grant
Categorical grant
Commerce Clause
Concurrent powers
A type of grant-in-aid that comes in a general category and a…
A grant-in-aid given for a specific purpose that can be spent…
A provision in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution…
Powers that are held both by the federal government and by th…
Block grant
A type of grant-in-aid that comes in a general category and a…
Categorical grant
A grant-in-aid given for a specific purpose that can be spent…
19 terms
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
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…
39 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
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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…
19 terms
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…
15 terms
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
18 terms
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
17 terms
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…
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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
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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…
25 terms
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
101 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
19 terms
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
21 terms
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…
20 terms
Chapter 3 American Government
Federalism
devolution revolution
unitary system
confederation
A constitutional arrangement in which ... power is distributed b…
The effort to slow the growth of the ... national government by…
A constitutional arrangement that ... concentrates power in a ce…
A constitutional arrangement in which ... sovereign nations or s…
Federalism
A constitutional arrangement in which ... power is distributed b…
devolution revolution
The effort to slow the growth of the ... national government by…
11 terms
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…
27 terms
American Government Chapter 3
veto
judicial review
preamble
articles
to reject
the power of the courts to determine if what the government d…
the introduction to the Constitution
the sections of the Constitution
veto
to reject
judicial review
the power of the courts to determine if what the government d…
32 terms
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…
18 terms
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
22 terms
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…
45 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 3 - The Constitution
Constitution
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
States the purpose of the constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Constitution
Sets out the basic principles upon which government in the U.…
Preamble
States the purpose of the constitution
13 terms
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…
20 terms
american government chapter 3
federalism
implied powers
reserved 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 10th amendment to the constitution t…
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…
27 terms
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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