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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…
15 terms
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
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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
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…
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…
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
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Civics Chapter 9 vocab words
Excutive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive agreements
The branch of government responsible for executing laws.
A set of plans for guiding our nation's relationship with oth…
Official representatives for foreign governments
Agreements with other countries that do not need senate appro…
Excutive Branch
The branch of government responsible for executing laws.
Foreign Policy
A set of plans for guiding our nation's relationship with oth…
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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…
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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
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
15 terms
Chapter 9 Civics
Cabinet
bureaucracy
domestic policy
executive agreements
important group of policy advisers to the president
an organization of government departments agencies and offices
a set of plans for dealing with other national problems
agreements with other countries that don't need senates appro…
Cabinet
important group of policy advisers to the president
bureaucracy
an organization of government departments agencies and offices
15 terms
Civics Chapter 9
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
ambassadors
executive agreements
The branch of government responsible for executing and or enf…
Plans for guiding our nations relationships with other countr…
Official representatives to foreign governments
agreements with other countries that do not need Senate Appro…
Executive Branch
The branch of government responsible for executing and or enf…
Foreign Policy
Plans for guiding our nations relationships with other countr…
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…
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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
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Civics Chapter 9-The Judicial Branch
judiciary branch of the government
dual court system
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
In the United States, when someone has a dispute, those peopl…
In the U.S., we have a court system made up of both federal a…
A court's authority to hear and decide cases.
Authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
judiciary branch of the government
In the United States, when someone has a dispute, those peopl…
dual court system
In the U.S., we have a court system made up of both federal a…
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Civics - Chapter 9
suffrage
register
voter turnout rate
ballot
right to vote
to record or enroll to vote
percentage or eligible voters who vote in an election
the list of candidates for which you may vote
suffrage
right to vote
register
to record or enroll to vote
30 terms
Civics Chapter 9
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
the branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
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 government responsible for executing, or carryi…
Foreign Policy
the set of plans for guiding our nation's relationships with…
16 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests w…
two major political parties dominate politics within a govern…
a political party formed as a dissenting or independent group…
A political party's or candidate's written statement of princ…
political party
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests w…
two-party system
two major political parties dominate politics within a govern…
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
16 terms
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
16 terms
Civics Chapter 9 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
21 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 cases
Authority of both state and federal courts to hear and decide…
Dual court system
A court system made up of both federal and state courts
Jurisdiction
A courts authority to hear and decide cases
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Civics- Chapter 9 Vocab.
Political Efficacy
Civic Duty
Voter Registration
Motor Voter Act
The belief that one's political participation really matters-…
The belief that in order to support democratic government, a…
A system adopted by the states that requires voters to regist…
A 1993 act that requires states to permit people to register…
Political Efficacy
The belief that one's political participation really matters-…
Civic Duty
The belief that in order to support democratic government, a…
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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…
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…
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Civics Chapter 9
What were the first two political part…
Who was the leader of the Democratic-R…
Who was the leader of the Federalists?
What 2 things did the Democratic-Repub…
Democratic-Republicans and Federalists
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
*strong states' rights... *the Central government to have as lit…
What were the first two political part…
Democratic-Republicans and Federalists
Who was the leader of the Democratic-R…
Thomas Jefferson
16 terms
Chapter 9 Civics vocab
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third Parties
platform
an organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
A two-party system is a party system where two major politica…
a person or group besides the two primarily involved in a sit…
a group of people
Political Party
an organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
Two-Party System
A two-party system is a party system where two major politica…
15 terms
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…
18 terms
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
16 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocab
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests w…
two major political parties dominate politics within a govern…
a political party formed as a dissenting or independent group…
A political party's or candidate's written statement of princ…
political party
an organization of individuals with broad, common interests w…
two-party system
two major political parties dominate politics within a govern…
16 terms
Civics 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
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Civics Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Suffrage
Polling Place
Ballot
Voter Turn-Out 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.
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Civics Chapter 9 vocabulary
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
16 terms
Chapter 9 vocab- civics
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
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Civics Test Chapter 9
1st Amendment
public policy
National and State Capitols
political parties
Which amendment protects your right to join an interest group?
All of the goals a government sets and the various courses of…
Where can you find interest groups at work?
Which of these two is more concerned with nominating people w…
1st Amendment
Which amendment protects your right to join an interest group?
public policy
All of the goals a government sets and the various courses of…
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Civics Chapter 9 Exam
treaties
executive branch
domestic policy
administration
formal agreements between nations
the branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
a set of plans for dealing with national problems
a team of executive branch officials
treaties
formal agreements between nations
executive branch
the branch of government responsible for executing, or carryi…
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…
16 terms
Chapter 9 Vocab Civics
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... Third-parties…
a series of statements expressing a parties principles, belie…
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 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…
10 terms
Civics Chapter 9
executive branch
foreign policy
executive agreements
domestic policy
The branch of government responsible for executing or enforci…
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
Agreements with other countries that do not need Senate appro…
Plans for dealing with national problems
executive branch
The branch of government responsible for executing or enforci…
foreign policy
Plans for guiding our nation's relationships with other count…
17 terms
Civics Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Political Party
Two-party system
Platform
Plank
an association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
only two major parties have had any real success at any given…
a combination of all the beliefs and views of a person runnin…
each individual part of the platform
Political Party
an association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
only two major parties have had any real success at any given…
15 terms
Chapter 9 Vocab Civics
Dual Court System
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Juridiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
federal and state court judicial
The authority to hear a case
federal court jurisdiction
both state and federal jurisdiction
Dual Court System
federal and state court judicial
Jurisdiction
The authority to hear a case
15 terms
Civics - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Dual court system
Jurisdiction
Exclusive jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction
A court system made up of both federal and state courts.
The authority to hear and decide a case.
Authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases.
Authority of both state and federal courts to hear and decide…
Dual court system
A court system made up of both federal and state courts.
Jurisdiction
The authority to hear and decide a case.
16 terms
Chapter 9 vocab civics
political party
two-party system
third parties
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 statement expressing the parties principles, beli…
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
Civics Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third Parties
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
16 terms
civics vocab chapter 9
Political Party
Two-Party System
Platform
Plank
An organization of individuals with broad, common interests.
They have seldom won.
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
Each individual part of the platform.
Political Party
An organization of individuals with broad, common interests.
Two-Party System
They have seldom won.
16 terms
Chapter 9 civics
Political party
Two party system
Third parties
Platform
Is an association of voters with broad common interests that…
Because there is general two major party's... -democratic and re…
A third version of the two major parties except less power... -s…
Is a series of statements expressing principles beliefs and p…
Political party
Is an association of voters with broad common interests that…
Two party system
Because there is general two major party's... -democratic and re…
10 terms
Civics Vocab Chapter 9
Executive Branch
Foreign Policy
Ambassadors
Executive Agreements
responsible for executing or carrying out the law
set of plans for guiding our nation's relationship with other…
official representatives to foreign governments
agreements with other countries that do not need senate appro…
Executive Branch
responsible for executing or carrying out the law
Foreign Policy
set of plans for guiding our nation's relationship with other…
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