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Civics Chapter 9
platform
plank
Abraham Lincoln
delegate
statement of party beliefs, principles, and positions; tells…
an individual part of the party platform
the first republican president
a representative to a national convention
platform
statement of party beliefs, principles, and positions; tells…
plank
an individual part of the party platform
22 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Terms
executive branch
executive orders
foreign policy
treaties
responsible for executing, or carrying out the law; largest b…
rules or regulations that executive branch employees must fol…
set of plans that guides our nation's relationship with other…
formal agreements with other countries
executive branch
responsible for executing, or carrying out the law; largest b…
executive orders
rules or regulations that executive branch employees must fol…
Civics Chapter 9
Suffrage
Register
Polling Place
Ballot
The right to vote
To record or enroll
The location where voting is carried out
The list of candidates for which you can cast your vote
Suffrage
The right to vote
Register
To record or enroll
10 terms
Chapter 9 Vocabulary (Civics)
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
The branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
The set of plans for guiding our nations relationships with o…
The official representatives to foreign governments.
Agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Executive Branch
The branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
Foreign Policy
The set of plans for guiding our nations relationships with o…
10 terms
Chapter 9 Civics Vocab.
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
The branch of the government that is responsible for executin…
The set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
The official representatives to foreign governments
Agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Executive Branch
The branch of the government that is responsible for executin…
Foreign Policy
The set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
10 terms
Civics chapter 9 vocab
municipality
county
city
town meeting
a unit of local government that is incorporated by the state…
the highest level of local government
the largest type of municipality
all the citizens meet regularly to discuss town issues
municipality
a unit of local government that is incorporated by the state…
county
the highest level of local government
31 terms
Chapter 9 vocab civics
Nomination
Campaign strategy
National party convention
McGovern-Fraser Commission
a party's official endorsement of a candidate for office.
the way candidates use scarce resources to guide their electo…
an every four year meeting of the delegates from each state t…
a Democratic committee to demand reforms by minority groups a…
Nomination
a party's official endorsement of a candidate for office.
Campaign strategy
the way candidates use scarce resources to guide their electo…
Civics Vocabulary Chapter 9
Mandate
Forum
Executive Order
Impoundment
A formal order given by a higher authority
Medium for discussion
A rule issued by the president that has the force of law
The president's refusal to spend money Congress has voted to…
Mandate
A formal order given by a higher authority
Forum
Medium for discussion
51 terms
Civics Today Chapter 9 and 10
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
Civics Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third Party
Platform
A group of voters organized to support certain public policie…
A party system where two major political parties dominate pol…
A political party organized as an alternative to the major pa…
A political party's or candidate's written statement of princ…
Political Party
A group of voters organized to support certain public policie…
Two-Party System
A party system where two major political parties dominate pol…
16 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
Political party
Two party system
Third party
Platform
an orginization of people with a broad, common interest
A situation were two parties dominate
Minority parties
A series of statements expressing the parties principles
Political party
an orginization of people with a broad, common interest
Two party system
A situation were two parties dominate
30 terms
Chapter 9 CIVICS
what are two main types of cases
what type of cases may federal courts…
what may limit the power of the suprem…
explain federal courts jurisdiction
criminal and civil
cases involving federal laws
congressional legislature
the authority to hear a case and decide a case
what are two main types of cases
criminal and civil
what type of cases may federal courts…
cases involving federal laws
23 terms
Civics- chapter 9
dual court system
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
a courts authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide ases
authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decid…
dual court system
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
jurisdiction
a courts authority to hear and decide cases
Civics Today - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
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 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
35 terms
Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
16 terms
Chapter 9 Vocabulary Civics
Political Party
Two-party system
Third Party
Platform
1. An association of voters with broad common interests who w…
1. A system of government in which two parties compete for po…
1. A party that challenges the two major parties... 2. The liber…
1. A series of statements expressing the party's principles,…
Political Party
1. An association of voters with broad common interests who w…
Two-party system
1. A system of government in which two parties compete for po…
Civics Vocab Chapter 9
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 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
22 terms
civics chapter 9
president's most important duty
framers did not want to
qualifications of president
salary of president
setting goals & developing policies for the nation
give unlimited power; gave very few specific powers & include…
must be 35 yrs old & a natural born citizen of U.S. and lived…
$400,000
president's most important duty
setting goals & developing policies for the nation
framers did not want to
give unlimited power; gave very few specific powers & include…
35 terms
Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
16 terms
Chapter 9 Civics vocabulary
political Party
two-party system
third party
platform
an association of voters with broad common interests who wan…
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
a party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the parties principles, bel…
political Party
an association of voters with broad common interests who wan…
two-party system
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
7 terms
Civics Chapter 9
Mass media
News media
24/7 news cycle
Political socialization
Means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
Media that emphasizes the news
News is now constantly updated and presented via Internet sit…
The process by which we develop our political attitudes, valu…
Mass media
Means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
News media
Media that emphasizes the news
18 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
inherent powers
executive privilege
mandate
impeach
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
an authorization to act given to a representative
to accuse a public official of misconduct in office
inherent powers
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
executive privilege
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
Chapter 9 - Civics Vocab
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 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
10 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Review
treaties
bureaucracy
ambassadors
administration
formal agreements between nations
an organization of government departments, agencies, and offi…
the official representatives to foreign government
a team of executive branch officials
treaties
formal agreements between nations
bureaucracy
an organization of government departments, agencies, and offi…
chapter 9 civics vocab
executive branch
foreign policy
ambassadors
executive agreements
branch of government responsible for executing, or carrying o…
the set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
the official representatives to foreign governments
agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
executive branch
branch of government responsible for executing, or carrying o…
foreign policy
the set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
18 terms
civics chapter 9 vocab
inherent powers
executive privilege
mandate
impeach
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
an authorization to act given to a representative
to accuse a public official of misconduct in office
inherent powers
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
executive privilege
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
10 terms
Civics: Chapter 9 terms
Foreign policy
Bureaucracy
Domestic Policy
Executive agreements
plans that guide our nations relationship with other countries
organization of government departments, agencies, and offices
plans for dealing with national problems
accords with other countries not requiring Senate approval
Foreign policy
plans that guide our nations relationship with other countries
Bureaucracy
organization of government departments, agencies, and offices
Civics chapter 9
Principle
Sufferage
Register
Polling place
Basic belief
The right to vote
To record or enroll
The location where voting is carried out
Principle
Basic belief
Sufferage
The right to vote
Civics chapter 9 vocab
Public policy
Public affairs
Trade association
Labor union
All of the many goals that a government pursues in all of the…
Those events and issues that concern the people at large, e.g…
Interest groups within the business community
An organization of workers and who share the same type of job…
Public policy
All of the many goals that a government pursues in all of the…
Public affairs
Those events and issues that concern the people at large, e.g…
15 terms
Civics chapter 9
Chief diplomat
Chief legislature
Executive agreement
Executive order
Main architect of American foreign policy
Main architect of nations public policies
Pact between the pres. and the head of a foreign state; do no…
A rule issued by the pres. that has the force of law
Chief diplomat
Main architect of American foreign policy
Chief legislature
Main architect of nations public policies
Civics Chapter 9
Political party
Nominate
Candidate
Political spectrum
An organization of citizens who have similar views and who wo…
To select candidates to run for office
A person who runs for election to public office
The differences in political views held by the different poli…
Political party
An organization of citizens who have similar views and who wo…
Nominate
To select candidates to run for office
Civics Chapter 9 Terms
inherent powers
executive privilege
mandate
impeach
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
an authorization to act given to a representative
to accuse a public official of misconduct in office
inherent powers
powers not described in the Constitution, but that have been…
executive privilege
the right of the president and other high-ranking executive o…
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests -…
Situation where two parties dominate
smaller minor parties
series of statements expressing the party's principles, belie…
political party
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests -…
two-party system
Situation where two parties dominate
16 terms
Civics chapter 9
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
A group of people that have the same political views
a party system where two major political parties dominate pol…
smaller or minor parties competing for power in the two party…
A series of statements expressing the parties principles.
political party
A group of people that have the same political views
two-party system
a party system where two major political parties dominate pol…
Civics Chapter 9
Public opinion
Public policy
Political socialization
Mass media
The aggregation of views shared by a segment of society on is…
The choices the government makes and the actions it takes in…
The process by which people acquire political beliefs
Are means of communication that provide information to a larg…
Public opinion
The aggregation of views shared by a segment of society on is…
Public policy
The choices the government makes and the actions it takes in…
Civics chapter 9 vocab
Suffrage
Polling place
Ballot
Voter turnout rate
The right to vote
The location where voting is carried out
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
Percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
Suffrage
The right to vote
Polling place
The location where voting is carried out
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
suffrage
polling place
ballot
voter turnout rate
the right to vote
the location where voting is carried out
the list for candidates for which you cast your vote
percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
suffrage
the right to vote
polling place
the location where voting is carried out
22 terms
Civics chapter 9
Bicameral
Constituent
Franking Privilege
Immunity
Having 2 legislative houses
person from a legislators district
the right of members of Congress to send work related mail wi…
legal protection against prosecution
Bicameral
Having 2 legislative houses
Constituent
person from a legislators district
Civics chapter 9 vocabulary
Suffrage
Polling place
Ballot
Voter turnout rate
The right to vote
The location where voting is carried out
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
Percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
Suffrage
The right to vote
Polling place
The location where voting is carried out
18 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
Municipality
City
County
Sheriff
A unit of local government that is incorporated by the state,…
A unit of local government that is typically the largest form…
A division of state government that is formed to carry out st…
The head law enforcement official for counties. This person e…
Municipality
A unit of local government that is incorporated by the state,…
City
A unit of local government that is typically the largest form…
Chapter 9 Civics Vocab
Political Party
Two-party system
Third Party
Platform
an organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
a political system consisting chiefly of two major parties, m…
a political party formed as a dissenting or independent group…
a public statement of the principles, objectives, and policy…
Political Party
an organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
Two-party system
a political system consisting chiefly of two major parties, m…
10 terms
Civics: Chapter 9
foreign policy
bureaucracy
domestic policy
executive agreements
plans that guide our nation's relationship with other countries
organization of government departments, agencies, and offices
plans for dealing with national problems
accords with other countries not requiring Senate approval
foreign policy
plans that guide our nation's relationship with other countries
bureaucracy
organization of government departments, agencies, and offices
16 terms
Civics Today - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
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 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
7 terms
Civics Chapter 9
mass media
news media
24/7 news cycle
political socialization
means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
media that emphasize the news
news is now constantly updated and presented via Internet sit…
the process by which we develop our political attitudes, valu…
mass media
means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
news media
media that emphasize the news
10 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Terms
Foreign Policy
Executive Branch
Ambassadors
Administration
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
The branch of government responsible for executing or enforci…
Official representatives to foreign governments.
A team of executive branch officials appointed by each presid…
Foreign Policy
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
Executive Branch
The branch of government responsible for executing or enforci…
20 terms
Chapter 9 Civics terms
Political Party
Two- Party System
Third Party
Platform
an association of voters with broad common interest who want…
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
a 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 interest who want…
Two- Party System
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
9 terms
Chapter 9 Civics
bureaucracy
cabinet
ambassadors
Executive branch
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
A group of advisers to the president.
Official representatives to foreign governments
Carries out the laws
bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
cabinet
A group of advisers to the president.
6 terms
Civics Chapter 9
Political parties
Two-party system
Third parties
Platform
Organization of individuals with broad, common interests who…
Two parties
Smaller minor parties
Series of statements that outline a party's platform
Political parties
Organization of individuals with broad, common interests who…
Two-party system
Two parties
10 terms
Chapter 9 civics vocab
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
The branch of government responsible for executing, enforcing…
The set of plans for guiding our nations relationships with o…
The official representatives to foreign countries
Agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Executive Branch
The branch of government responsible for executing, enforcing…
Foreign Policy
The set of plans for guiding our nations relationships with o…
9 terms
Civics Chapter 9
Public policy
Public affairs
Trade association
Labor union
all of the goals a government sets and the various courses of…
those issues and events that concern the people at large
business communities separate interest groups (pure interest…
an organization of workers who share the same type of work or…
Public policy
all of the goals a government sets and the various courses of…
Public affairs
those issues and events that concern the people at large
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