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Civics Study Guide: The Supreme Court
Sonya Sotomayor
Stephen G. Breyer
Samuel Anthony Alito
Elena Kagan
Nominated by Barack Obama
Nominated by Bill Clinton
Nominated by George W. Bush
Nominated by Barack Obama
Sonya Sotomayor
Nominated by Barack Obama
Stephen G. Breyer
Nominated by Bill Clinton
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Civics: Supreme Court Cases - Study Guide
Reynolds v Simms
New York Times v US
Mapp v Ohio
Korematsu v US
a. one person, one vote
b. prior restraint
c. exclusionary rule (evidence seized illegally)
d. Japanese relocation
Reynolds v Simms
a. one person, one vote
New York Times v US
b. prior restraint
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Civics Supreme Court Cases Study Guide
Tinker vs Des Moines School DIstrict
Dred Scott vs Sandford
Bush vs Gore
Gibbons vs Ogden
Supreme Court ruled that a public school could not suspend st…
Court held that enslaved African Americans were property, not…
The court ruled that since the manual recount had no uniform…
Court ruled that Congress had the right to regulate interstat…
Tinker vs Des Moines School DIstrict
Supreme Court ruled that a public school could not suspend st…
Dred Scott vs Sandford
Court held that enslaved African Americans were property, not…
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Civics: Criminal and Civil Court Test Study Guide
Larceny
Robbery
Burglary
Arson
taking property without using violence
theft by force or threat of violence
breaking and entering with intent to commit crime
setting fire to property
Larceny
taking property without using violence
Robbery
theft by force or threat of violence
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Civics Supreme court pt.1
precedent
original jurisdiction
appellate jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
-decision of the court used as a source for future decision m…
A court's power to hear a case for the first time
the power of a higher court to review decisions of lower courts
One court has the power to hear a case to the exclusion of al…
precedent
-decision of the court used as a source for future decision m…
original jurisdiction
A court's power to hear a case for the first time
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civics midterm 1 court cases
Katzenbach v. McClung
US v Lopez
National Fed of Ind. Business v. Sebel…
DeShaney v. Winnebago
gave Congress the power to limit segregation under the commer…
Ruled that the Gun Free School Zones Act of 1990 had nothing…
Obama Care; Commerce Clause allows Congress to regulate exist…
abuse of child, not government's fault
Katzenbach v. McClung
gave Congress the power to limit segregation under the commer…
US v Lopez
Ruled that the Gun Free School Zones Act of 1990 had nothing…
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Civics FEDERAL COURTS 9/1
which level of federal courts are tria…
which part of the US constitution esta…
what is the "court of final appeal"
when can a case be appealed
district courts
article 3
supreme court
when a law is applied incorrectly
which level of federal courts are tria…
district courts
which part of the US constitution esta…
article 3
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Civics 1 Study Guide
Definitons
Democracy
Shays' Rebellion
Declaration of Independence
...
a government in which citizens take part
is the name given to a series of protests in 1786 and 1787 by…
A declaration written by Thomas Jefferson declaring independe…
Definitons
...
Democracy
a government in which citizens take part
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7th Grade Civics EOC Florida - Supreme Court Cases 1
Hazelwood V. Kuhlmeier
Brown v. Board of Education
Plessy v. Ferguson
Bush v. Gore
Supreme Court case between students who tried to publish a sc…
Supreme Court case dealing with racial segregation in schools…
Supreme Court case dealing with racial segregation on private…
Supreme Court case dealing with the disputed election in 2000…
Hazelwood V. Kuhlmeier
Supreme Court case between students who tried to publish a sc…
Brown v. Board of Education
Supreme Court case dealing with racial segregation in schools…
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Civics Midterm 1 Supreme Court Justices
Antonin Scalia
Anthony Kennedy
Clarence Thomas
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Conservative - Reagan
Swing vote - Reagan
Conservative - Reagan
Liberal - Clinton
Antonin Scalia
Conservative - Reagan
Anthony Kennedy
Swing vote - Reagan
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Civics Midterm 1 Supreme Court Cases
1803 Marbury v. Madison
1819 McCulloch v. Maryland
1824 Gibbons v. Ogden
1942 Wickard v. Fillburn
Judicial review ; The Supreme Court interprets and rules on t…
Federalism/Supremacy clause ; State cannot tax the Second Ban…
Commerce Clause ; States cannot grant ferry monopolies for in…
Commerce Clause ; Farmer growing wheat over federal quota, ch…
1803 Marbury v. Madison
Judicial review ; The Supreme Court interprets and rules on t…
1819 McCulloch v. Maryland
Federalism/Supremacy clause ; State cannot tax the Second Ban…
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Court Cases 1-23 Civics. and Econ.
Marbury V. Madison
Macculloch V. Maryland
Gibbons V. Ogden
Plessy V. Ferguson
Established Judicial Review
Conflict between national and state government: the national…
Established that congress can regulate interstate commerce
African Americans can be provided separate but equal faciliti…
Marbury V. Madison
Established Judicial Review
Macculloch V. Maryland
Conflict between national and state government: the national…
Civics study guide 1
limited supply, resources
resources, limited
how to produce it?... what to produce?... fo…
profit
scarcity occurs when a society has _______ of _________
economics is the study of how we make decisions in a world wh…
what are the choices a society has to face regarding its reso…
a business makes a product for $10 and sells it for $12. the…
limited supply, resources
scarcity occurs when a society has _______ of _________
resources, limited
economics is the study of how we make decisions in a world wh…
AP Civics Supreme Court Cases (set 1)
Baker vs. Carr
Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka…
Engel vs. Vitale
Korematsu vs. United States
Date: 1896... Background: By the early 1870s, support for Recons…
Date: 1962... Background: Voters from Tennessee sued their state…
Date: 1962... Background: The state of New York recommended that…
Date: 1962... Background: The state of New York recommended that…
Baker vs. Carr
Date: 1896... Background: By the early 1870s, support for Recons…
Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka…
Date: 1962... Background: Voters from Tennessee sued their state…
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Civics Study Guide #1
Government
Public Policy
Democracy
Direct Democracy
ruling authority in community; keeps order, provides public s…
course of action taken by a gov to achieve community goals
a government of the people, by the people, for the people
ex. Athens; all citizens directly vote and are actively invol…
Government
ruling authority in community; keeps order, provides public s…
Public Policy
course of action taken by a gov to achieve community goals
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Civics: Unit 1 Study Guide
Citizen
Naturalized
Alien
Representatives
a person with rights and responsibilities to a government.
to go through the process of becoming a citizen
a citizen of another country living in this one
people elected to make decisions in the government
Citizen
a person with rights and responsibilities to a government.
Naturalized
to go through the process of becoming a citizen
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Civics Chapter 9 Federal Court System Study Guide
Supreme Court
constitutional
appeals
appellate courts
The highest U.S. court is the _________.
The Supreme Court decides if laws are _________.
The Supreme Court hears final ________ from other courts.
The middle federal courts are known as the __________.
Supreme Court
The highest U.S. court is the _________.
constitutional
The Supreme Court decides if laws are _________.
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Ch. 1 Study Guide Civics
immigrant
ethnic group
values
popular sovereighty
someone who moves to a new country permanently
people who share characteristics
things that are important
right to vote
immigrant
someone who moves to a new country permanently
ethnic group
people who share characteristics
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Civics study guide # 1
Declaration of intent
Democracy
Republic
Monarchy
People becoming US citizens... During the fall... Anywhere in the U…
System of government requiring people's votes... People in the U…
representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmaker…
System of government ruled by a monarch, usually hereditary... E…
Declaration of intent
People becoming US citizens... During the fall... Anywhere in the U…
Democracy
System of government requiring people's votes... People in the U…
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Civics Midterm 1 Supreme Court Cases
1824 Gibbons v. Ogden
1964 Katzenbach v. McClung
1993 U.S. v. Lopez
2014 NFIB v. Sebelius
Commerce Clause ; States cannot grant ferry monopolies for in…
Commerce Clause ; Ollie's BBQ descrimination had a significan…
Commerce Clause ; Firearms on campus do not have a significan…
Commerce Clause ; Healthcare individual mandate is not inters…
1824 Gibbons v. Ogden
Commerce Clause ; States cannot grant ferry monopolies for in…
1964 Katzenbach v. McClung
Commerce Clause ; Ollie's BBQ descrimination had a significan…
Civics : the federal court system section 1
What typr of court systems does the us…
How many tiers are in the dual court s…
What are the three tiers in the dual c…
What are the powers of a dual court sy…
Dual court systems
Three tiers
District, courts of appeals, and supreme court.
State court powers come from state constitution and state law…
What typr of court systems does the us…
Dual court systems
How many tiers are in the dual court s…
Three tiers
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Civics Study Guide 1
Massachuets
CT/RI
Maryland
Pennsylvania
Puritans
people who left Massachuets
Catholics
Quakers
Massachuets
Puritans
CT/RI
people who left Massachuets
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Civics 1/15/15 Federal Courts
Judicial Branch
Dual Court System
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
The Courts: 2 jobs- ensure that the laws are fairly enforced…
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.
Judicial Branch
The Courts: 2 jobs- ensure that the laws are fairly enforced…
Dual Court System
A court system made up of both federal and state courts.
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Civics study guide 1
Wrong or hardship, problems states abo…
The abuse of power
Natural or moral rights that are due t…
Government where citizens elect for re…
Grievance
Tyranny
Unaliable rights
Republic
Wrong or hardship, problems states abo…
Grievance
The abuse of power
Tyranny
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Civics Study Guide #1
Name an example of a modern day dictat…
Who is the current dictator of Cuba?
Define absolute monarchy.
Give an example of a modern day absolu…
Kim Jong Un
Raul Castroof
The ruler inherits power through family and has unlimited aut…
Saudi Arabia
Name an example of a modern day dictat…
Kim Jong Un
Who is the current dictator of Cuba?
Raul Castroof
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Civics Study Guide 1
What are the three branches of governm…
What does the Legislative Branch do?
What does the Executive Branch do?
What does the Judicial Branch do?
1. Legislative... 2. Executive... 3. Judicial
Makes laws.
Enforces laws. (Carry out laws.)
Interpret Laws.
What are the three branches of governm…
1. Legislative... 2. Executive... 3. Judicial
What does the Legislative Branch do?
Makes laws.
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Civics (Court Cases) quiz 1/6/16
McCulloch v Maryland
Marbury v Madison
Dred scot v sandford
Plessey v Ferguson
Congress has implied powers (bank)
Right to his commission
American to become citizen
Separated races- public policy
McCulloch v Maryland
Congress has implied powers (bank)
Marbury v Madison
Right to his commission
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Civics Study Guide 1
constitution
natural law
rule of law
rule of men
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Universal law that could be understood by applying reason; le…
principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who go…
doctrine that an individual or government may stand above the…
constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
natural law
Universal law that could be understood by applying reason; le…
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Civics 1 study guide
Government
Indirect Democracy
Direct Democracy
Authoritarian
An group that has the authority to exercise power in controll…
A government in which people elect representatives who hold t…
Government in which all citizens have equal power in decision…
Ruled by one person; oldest and most common, not responsible…
Government
An group that has the authority to exercise power in controll…
Indirect Democracy
A government in which people elect representatives who hold t…
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Civics & Economics Study Guide 1
Executive Branch
Domestic Affairs
Foreign Affairs
Chief of State
Enforces the law
relationships with the country
relationships with other countries
ceremonial head of government
Executive Branch
Enforces the law
Domestic Affairs
relationships with the country
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Civics Final Study Guide: VOCABULARY TERMS and COURT CASES
Federalism
Judicial review
DOMA
Autocracy
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
Defense of marriage act states federal law that allows states…
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
Federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Judicial review
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
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Study guide Civics 1
Today most Americans work in what indu…
What helps explain the aging of Americ…
What is the baby boom and when did it…
What are exclusion laws and why were t…
Service Jobs
The baby boom, health care
1959-1964, the dramatic rise in the number of births that occ…
They are laws that prohibited any further immigration from Ch…
Today most Americans work in what indu…
Service Jobs
What helps explain the aging of Americ…
The baby boom, health care
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Courts, Trials, Juries: Study Guide & Civics DDM Review
Supreme Court
Federal court system
State court system
Criminal law
The highest judicial court in a country or state.
Can only hear cases authorized by the federal statutes. Start…
Decides cases involving state law or the state constitution.
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who co…
Supreme Court
The highest judicial court in a country or state.
Federal court system
Can only hear cases authorized by the federal statutes. Start…
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Civics Study Guide #1
Sons of Liberty
Committees of Correspondence
Intolerable Acts
Writs of Assistance
A collection of loosely organized protest groups who pressure…
Formed in 1772, this was a system of communication developed…
Passed in response to the Boston Tea Party, Parliament passes…
British policy implemented during the 1760s which gave Britis…
Sons of Liberty
A collection of loosely organized protest groups who pressure…
Committees of Correspondence
Formed in 1772, this was a system of communication developed…
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Civics study guide 1
Who are the two people that can introd…
How long is a senators term for?
What kind of power do standing committ…
How many options does a standing commi…
Senate and the House of Representatives.
6 years.
Life-and-death power over bills.
1. Pass the bill. ... 2. Mark up the bill. ... 3. Replace it. ... 4. I…
Who are the two people that can introd…
Senate and the House of Representatives.
How long is a senators term for?
6 years.
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Civics Study Guide Unit 1
civics
citizen
government
immigrant
Study of what it means to be a U.S. citizen
Legal member of a country
Organizations, institutions, and individuals that exercise po…
People who came to a country to settle as permanent residents
civics
Study of what it means to be a U.S. citizen
citizen
Legal member of a country
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Civics Quarter 1 Study Guide
1.Wrote a letter to King George demand…
1774
1.Tax... 2. Enforce Laws... 3. Regulate trad…
1. Create a Postal Service... 2. Control…
What did the First Continental Congress accomplish?
What year did the First Continental Congress meet?
What could the government not do under the Articles of Confed…
What could the government do under the Articles of Confederat…
1.Wrote a letter to King George demand…
What did the First Continental Congress accomplish?
1774
What year did the First Continental Congress meet?
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Civics credit 1 study guide
In a ____ the will of the majority is…
Not being excluded from school or jobs…
An ____ year that the new government w…
After the _____ War, The national gove…
Democracy
Race or sex
Anti-federalists
Revolutionary
In a ____ the will of the majority is…
Democracy
Not being excluded from school or jobs…
Race or sex
Civics Chapter 1 Study Guide
yes
no
Popular Sovereignty
Expatriation
Do citizens have a duty to serve in court on a jury if called…
Is an alien a foreign-born resident of the United States if t…
___ is the idea that the government receives its power from t…
One way Americans can lose their citizenship is through__.
yes
Do citizens have a duty to serve in court on a jury if called…
no
Is an alien a foreign-born resident of the United States if t…
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Vocab civics study guide 1
Big government
Bipartisan
Bleeding heart
Bully pulpit
A negative term used mainly by conservatives to descrive give…
A cooparitive effort by two political parties
A term describinv people whise hearts 'bleed' w/ sympathy for…
The presidency, when used by the president to inspire or mora…
Big government
A negative term used mainly by conservatives to descrive give…
Bipartisan
A cooparitive effort by two political parties
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B1 Civics study guide
Representative
Virginia plan
Magna carta
Due process
A government that serves the will of the people.
Called for representation in congress based on population.
Was the first English document to protect against the absolut…
Protects against the arbitrary taking of life, liberty, and p…
Representative
A government that serves the will of the people.
Virginia plan
Called for representation in congress based on population.
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Civics Unit 1 Review Guide
Citizenship
Nativism
Naturalized
Representative
Having certain rights and duties under a government of a cert…
The policy of protecting the interests of native-born or esta…
Legal process for foreign born people who choose to become ci…
A person chosen or appointed to act or speak for another or o…
Citizenship
Having certain rights and duties under a government of a cert…
Nativism
The policy of protecting the interests of native-born or esta…
Civics goal 1 study guide
5
3
2
9
Protects citizens from double jeopardy and due process of the…
Restricted the quartering of federal troops
The right to bear arms
Rights listed in the constitution are not the only rights
5
Protects citizens from double jeopardy and due process of the…
3
Restricted the quartering of federal troops
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Civics Unit 1 Study Guide
Civic Rights
Civic Responsibilities
Civic Duties
Citizen
The rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
The responsibilities of citizens to participate in society -…
The duties of citizens to carry out in society - Obey laws /…
A participatory member of a political community with certain…
Civic Rights
The rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
Civic Responsibilities
The responsibilities of citizens to participate in society -…
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Chapter 1 Civics Study Guide
13%
Individuals who move permanently to a…
98%
France, the Netherlands, England, and…
What percentage of Americans were born in another country
What are immigrants
What percentage of people were descended from families who on…
Who mainly immigrated to the US in the 1500s and the 1600s
13%
What percentage of Americans were born in another country
Individuals who move permanently to a…
What are immigrants
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CIVICS...Chapter 1 Study Guide
The 4 criteria to officially be deemed…
The 4 theories
Force Theory
Evolutionary Theory
population, territory, sovereignty, government
force, evolutionary, divine right, social contract
when a person or group claims control over an area and forces…
developed naturally out of the family
The 4 criteria to officially be deemed…
population, territory, sovereignty, government
The 4 theories
force, evolutionary, divine right, social contract
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Civics 1/2 Study Guide
autocracy
monarchy
absolute monarchy
dictatorship
system of government in which one person has all the authorit…
the form of government in which one person has great power; a…
power unlimited
single ruler who rules by force alone
autocracy
system of government in which one person has all the authorit…
monarchy
the form of government in which one person has great power; a…
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Civics Chapter 1 Study Guide
Civics
Citizen
Government
Values
The study of citizenship and government
A legally recognized member of the country
The organization, institutes, and individuals who exercise po…
Equality, liberty, and justice for all people
Civics
The study of citizenship and government
Citizen
A legally recognized member of the country
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Civics Chapter 1 study guide
Population
Territory
Soverignty
Government
language, customs, and culture
defensible border with rich resources
the right of a state to declare itself not attached to any ot…
institution in which society makes and enforces public policy
Population
language, customs, and culture
Territory
defensible border with rich resources
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Civics Unit 1 study guide
Civics
Duties
Multicultural Perspective
Immigrants
study of right and duties of citizenship
required to do
recognizes that various social and cultural dimensions may ha…
person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country
Civics
study of right and duties of citizenship
Duties
required to do
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