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Civics Chapter 8
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third Party
Platform
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
A system of government in which two political parties compete…
A political party that challenges the two major parites
A series of statements expressing a party's principles, belie…
Political Party
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
Two-Party System
A system of government in which two political parties compete…
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civics chapter 8
Jurisdiction
Exclusive jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction
District courts
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
federal courts where trials are held and lawsuits are begun
Jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
Exclusive jurisdiction
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
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Civics Chapter 8
Ex-parte Endo Case
Legal System
Goal of Legal System
Article III
Mitsuye Endo fired from California job (1942), sent to reloca…
based on "Equal Justice Under Law"
to treat every person the same
established a national Supreme Court, gave Congress the power…
Ex-parte Endo Case
Mitsuye Endo fired from California job (1942), sent to reloca…
Legal System
based on "Equal Justice Under Law"
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civics chapter 8
public opinion
mass media
interest group
pollster
attitudes or opinions of a large group of people about a part…
news sources
people who share a similar point of view about an issue and t…
people who take polls
public opinion
attitudes or opinions of a large group of people about a part…
mass media
news sources
Civics - Chapter 8
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
a political party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
political party
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
two-party system
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
16 terms
Civics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
delegated powers
reserved powers
concurrent powers
full faith and credit clause
powers given to the federal government by the Constitution
powers set aside by the U.S. Constitution for the states or f…
powers shared by the federal government and the states
the provision in the U.S. Constitution that each state will a…
delegated powers
powers given to the federal government by the Constitution
reserved powers
powers set aside by the U.S. Constitution for the states or f…
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Civics Chapter 8 Review
The qualifications for governor are...
As in the U.S. Congress, most of the w…
Most state legislatures meet...
Bills that pass in one house and fail…
listed in each state constitution
in committees
in regular sessions every year
will not become a law
The qualifications for governor are...
listed in each state constitution
As in the U.S. Congress, most of the w…
in committees
Civics Chapter 8
Constituents
Bill
Interest Groups
Congressional district
The people a member of Congress represents
a proposed law
Groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
The area that a member of the House represents
Constituents
The people a member of Congress represents
Bill
a proposed law
Civics Chapter 8: Vocabulary
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
District Courts
A court's authority to hear and decide cases
The authority of certain courts to hear and decide cases
Shared authority of courts to hear and decide authority
The federal courts where trials are held and lawsuits are begun
Jurisdiction
A court's authority to hear and decide cases
Exclusive Jurisdiction
The authority of certain courts to hear and decide cases
20 terms
Civics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Circuit
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
Circuit
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
Jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
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Civics Chapter 8.4
docket
brief
majority opinion
dissenting opinion
a court's calendar, showing the schedule of cases it is to he…
Legal document submitted to the court setting forth the facts…
A court opinion reflecting the views of the majority of the j…
A statement written by a justice who disagrees with the major…
docket
a court's calendar, showing the schedule of cases it is to he…
brief
Legal document submitted to the court setting forth the facts…
Civics: Chapter 8
circuits
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
areas or districts that are served by the federal appeals cou…
Authority vested in a particular court to hear and decide the…
Cases that can be heard ONLY in the federal courts.
Authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
circuits
areas or districts that are served by the federal appeals cou…
jurisdiction
Authority vested in a particular court to hear and decide the…
Civics Vocab Chapter 8
Circuit
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
The area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
The authority to hear and decide a case
Only the federal courts may hear and decide cases
Both federal and state courts have jurisdiction
Circuit
The area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
Jurisdiction
The authority to hear and decide a case
Civics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
District courts
Cases in which only federal courts have jurisdiction.
A court's authority to hear and decide cases.
Cases in which state and federal courts share jurisdiction.
Federal courts where trials are held and lawsuits are begun.
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Cases in which only federal courts have jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction
A court's authority to hear and decide cases.
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Civics Chapter 8 Terms
exclusive jurisdiction
circuit
remand
constitutional
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
to send a case back to a lower court to be tried again
in accordance with the Constitution
exclusive jurisdiction
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
circuit
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
Civics Chapter 8 Lesson 3
foreign policy
national security
treaty
executive agreement
a nation's overall plan for dealing with other nations
the ability to keep the country safe from attack or harm
a formal agreement between the governments of two or more cou…
an agreement between the president and the leader of another…
foreign policy
a nation's overall plan for dealing with other nations
national security
the ability to keep the country safe from attack or harm
Civics Chapter 8 Lesson 4
cabinet
federal bureaucracy
executive agency
government corporation
a group of advisers to the president that includes the heads…
agencies and the employees of the executive branch of governm…
independent agency that deals with certain specific areas wit…
a business owned by and operated by the federal government
cabinet
a group of advisers to the president that includes the heads…
federal bureaucracy
agencies and the employees of the executive branch of governm…
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Civics Chapter 8 terms
jurisprudence
Supreme Court
Appeals Courts
District Courts
The science or study of law
Highest level of courts in the U.S.
A court that reviews decisions made in lower district courts
Federal courts where trials are held and lawsuits are begun.
jurisprudence
The science or study of law
Supreme Court
Highest level of courts in the U.S.
Civics Chapter 8
What are 8 types of cases that Federal…
What do courts do?
What are the two types of Court Cases?
What are the 2 rights that accused peo…
1. The U.S. Constitution.... 2. Violation of federal laws.... 3. Co…
Use the law to settle civil disputes and decide on the guilt…
Criminal and Civil cases.
Have public trial and a lawyer.
What are 8 types of cases that Federal…
1. The U.S. Constitution.... 2. Violation of federal laws.... 3. Co…
What do courts do?
Use the law to settle civil disputes and decide on the guilt…
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Civics Today Chapter 8
docket
brief
majority opinion
unanimous opinion
the supreme court calendar
a written document that explains one side's poisition of the…
presents the views of the majority of the justices on a case
all the justices vote the same way
docket
the supreme court calendar
brief
a written document that explains one side's poisition of the…
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Civics chapter 8
State governments
Majority
Docket
Judicial review
Any disagreements between this are initially heard by federal…
Opinion states the facts of the case, announces the ruling an…
When the Supreme Court accepts a case for review , it places…
The Supreme Court decides if a law is constitutional
State governments
Any disagreements between this are initially heard by federal…
Majority
Opinion states the facts of the case, announces the ruling an…
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Civics Today - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
circuit
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
circuit
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
Civics Chapter 8 Vocab
Circuits
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Districts that they serve in.
The authority to hear and decide a case.
Only the Federal Courts get to hear and decide a case that ha…
Both the federal and state courts have jurisdiction.
Circuits
Districts that they serve in.
Jurisdiction
The authority to hear and decide a case.
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Civics Chapter 8 Vocab
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
plaintiff
a court's authority to hear and decide a case
the sole right to hear and decide a certain type of case, dep…
cases that fall under jurisdiction of both state and federal…
the person making a legal complaint in court
jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear and decide a case
exclusive jurisdiction
the sole right to hear and decide a certain type of case, dep…
32 terms
Civics Chapter 8
public opinion
mass media
special interest groups
random
the feelings of a large group of person
tv, radio, newspapers, internet, and magazines
people who share a similar point of view about an issue somet…
no particular order or reason
public opinion
the feelings of a large group of person
mass media
tv, radio, newspapers, internet, and magazines
12 terms
Civics chapter 8 vocab
Recall
Referendum
Gerrymandering
Incumbency advantage
An election that allows voters to remove an elected office ho…
A process whereby the state legislature refers a proposal to…
To draw congressional districts in such a way as to give one…
The advantage generally enjoyed by sitting members of the Hou…
Recall
An election that allows voters to remove an elected office ho…
Referendum
A process whereby the state legislature refers a proposal to…
11 terms
Civics chapter 8
Electoral College
Chief Citizen
Commander in Chief
Chief Diplomat
Body of people representing the US
President; represents the people and works for the public int…
Presidents role; chief of US Armed Forces
President; recognize foreign governments
Electoral College
Body of people representing the US
Chief Citizen
President; represents the people and works for the public int…
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vocabulary chapter 8 civics
bill
budget
census
congressional district
A proposed law
a plan for raising and spending money
An official count of the population made every ten years to f…
the area that a member of the House represents
bill
A proposed law
budget
a plan for raising and spending money
16 terms
Civics: Chapter 8
delegated powers
reserved powers
concurrent powers
full faith and credit clause
Powers given to the federal government by the Constitution.
Powers set aside by the U.S. Constitution for the states or f…
Powers shared by the federal government and the states.
The provision in the U.S. Constitution ensuring that each sta…
delegated powers
Powers given to the federal government by the Constitution.
reserved powers
Powers set aside by the U.S. Constitution for the states or f…
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Chapter 8 Vocab. Civics
Bill
Budget
Census
Congressional District
a proposed law
plan for raising and spending money
an official count of the population made every ten years to f…
The area that a member of the House represents
Bill
a proposed law
Budget
plan for raising and spending money
8 terms
Civics Chapter 8
Public Opinion
Mass Media
Interest Group
Pollister
attitudes or opinions of a large group of people about a part…
news information sources, including television, newspapers, a…
people who share a similar point view and try to promote that…
people who take polls
Public Opinion
attitudes or opinions of a large group of people about a part…
Mass Media
news information sources, including television, newspapers, a…
13 terms
Civics: Chapter 8
constituents
budget
cloture
floor leaders
people whom a member of Congress represents
plan for raising and spending money
agreement to end debate on a bill
chief officers of each party in Congress
constituents
people whom a member of Congress represents
budget
plan for raising and spending money
Chapter 8 Civics
Policy
Bill
Census
Pocket Veto
A plan of action design to achieve a certain goal
A proposed law
An official population count made every ten years
A way the President can prevent a bill from becoming law by k…
Policy
A plan of action design to achieve a certain goal
Bill
A proposed law
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civics Chapter 8 terms
exclusive jurisdiction
circuit
remand
constitutional
...
...
...
...
exclusive jurisdiction
...
circuit
...
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Civics Chapter 8
Executive Office Agencies
National Security Council
The White House Office
Office Management and Budget
Executive office of the president (EOP). Its purpose was to h…
The NSC includes the VP, the secretaries of state and defense…
Helps the president develop policy and communicate the genera…
Prepares the federal budget. The budget shows the president s…
Executive Office Agencies
Executive office of the president (EOP). Its purpose was to h…
National Security Council
The NSC includes the VP, the secretaries of state and defense…
Civics Vocabulary Chapter 8
circuit
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
circuit
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals
jurisdiction
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
Chapter 8 civics
Compensation
Presidential succession
Electoral vote
Elector
Salary
The order in which officials fill the office of president in…
The official vote for president in vice President by the elec…
Member of the party chosen in each state to formally elect a…
Compensation
Salary
Presidential succession
The order in which officials fill the office of president in…
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Civics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Constituents
Bill
Interest Groups
Lobbyists
The people he or she represents
Proposed law
Groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
People who represent interest groups
Constituents
The people he or she represents
Bill
Proposed law
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Civics Chapter 8 Vocab
territory
extradition
Northwest Ordinance
full faith and credit clause
area that is eligible to become a state
legal process for returning criminals to the state from which…
law passed in 1787 that set up a plan for governing territori…
provision in the constitution ensuring that each state will a…
territory
area that is eligible to become a state
extradition
legal process for returning criminals to the state from which…
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Chapter 8 Civics vocab
Constituents
Bill
Interest groups
Lobbyists
The people he or she represents
Proposed law
Groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
People who represent interest groups
Constituents
The people he or she represents
Bill
Proposed law
Chapter 8 terms civics
Bill
interest groups
lobbyists
Congressional district
Proposed law
groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
people who represent interest groups
The area that a member of the House represents
Bill
Proposed law
interest groups
groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
23 terms
Civics Chapter 8 Terms
constituents
bill
interest groups
lobbyists
the people a member of congress represents
a proposed law
groups of people who work together for similar interests or g…
people who represent interest groups
constituents
the people a member of congress represents
bill
a proposed law
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Chapter 8 civics vocab
Appeals court
Appellate jurisdiction
Brief
Circuit
A court that reviews decisions in lower district courts
The authority of a court to hear case appealed from a lower c…
A written document explaining the position of one side or the…
The area of jurisdiction of s federal court of appeals
Appeals court
A court that reviews decisions in lower district courts
Appellate jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear case appealed from a lower c…
Civics Vocabulary (Chapter 8)
Jurisdiction
Exclusive jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction
District courts
A court's authority to hear and decide cases
Only federal courts may hear and decide such cases
Authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
The federal courts where trials are held and lawsuits are begun
Jurisdiction
A court's authority to hear and decide cases
Exclusive jurisdiction
Only federal courts may hear and decide such cases
15 terms
Civics chapter 8 vocab
Public affairs
Public opinion
Mass media
Peer groups
Those events and issues that concern the people at large; e.g…
The complex collection of the opinions of many different peop…
Those means if communication that reach large audiences, espe…
People with whom one regularly associates, including friends,…
Public affairs
Those events and issues that concern the people at large; e.g…
Public opinion
The complex collection of the opinions of many different peop…
Civics Chapter 8
elector
executive order
pardon
reprieve
member of the Electoral College that chooses the president
an order that is given by the president that has the same for…
a presidential order that forgives a crime
a presidential order that delays punishment
elector
member of the Electoral College that chooses the president
executive order
an order that is given by the president that has the same for…
35 terms
Civics Chapter 8
22nd Ammendment
Salary for the president
Qualification to be president
Most presidents have been
term not to exceed the 10 years
compensation
35 years old, US native born, 14 years in the US
white, prodistant, males
22nd Ammendment
term not to exceed the 10 years
Salary for the president
compensation
Civics Chapter 8
political party
party-centered politics
party competition
grassroots party
coalition of interests joined together to get their candidate…
election campaigns and other political processes in which pol…
a process in which conflict over society's goals is transofrm…
a political party organized at the level of the voters and de…
political party
coalition of interests joined together to get their candidate…
party-centered politics
election campaigns and other political processes in which pol…
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Civics chapter 8 vocab
Policy
Constituents
Bill
Interest groups
Plan of action designed to achieve a certain goal
People a member of congress represents
Proposed law
Groups who work together for similar interests or goals
Policy
Plan of action designed to achieve a certain goal
Constituents
People a member of congress represents
15 terms
Chapter 8 (civics)
Civil cases
Complaint
Criminal cases
General trail courts
Deal with disputes between individuals and buisnesses
Another name for a lawsuit
Deal with violations of the law
Handle major criminal and civil cases
Civil cases
Deal with disputes between individuals and buisnesses
Complaint
Another name for a lawsuit
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