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Civics - Goal 4 Study Guide
What are the differences between major…
What are examples of felonies and misd…
What is the role of the prosecutor and…
What are the roles of the people invol…
Majority Opinion: the opinion believed by the majority... Concur…
ANSWERS MAY VARY!... Felony: murder, treason, kidnapping... Misdeam…
The prosecutors job is to convince the jury/judge that the de…
Defendant: person being sued... Plaintiff: person bringing charges
What are the differences between major…
Majority Opinion: the opinion believed by the majority... Concur…
What are examples of felonies and misd…
ANSWERS MAY VARY!... Felony: murder, treason, kidnapping... Misdeam…
42 terms
Civics 2 Learning Goal #2
amnesty
Annual Economic Report
Article II
budget message
a blanket pardon offered to a group of law violators
overview of the nations economic
...
...
amnesty
a blanket pardon offered to a group of law violators
Annual Economic Report
overview of the nations economic
33 terms
Civics Quiz Goal 2.3
Describe two ways the Constitution can…
The first ten amendments are called wh…
Which amendment repelled prohibition?
What is the purpose of the 12th Amendm…
-If both houses pass the amendment, it goes to the state.... -Co…
Bill of Rights
21
Cast separate ballads for President and Vice President
Describe two ways the Constitution can…
-If both houses pass the amendment, it goes to the state.... -Co…
The first ten amendments are called wh…
Bill of Rights
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Competency Goal 6 Civics and Economics
After a member in either house of the…
Article I of the U.S. Constitution for…
Bills at both the federal and state le…
Cases that involve disputes between in…
goes to the appropriate committee of that house for study.
would allow a person to be punished for an action that was no…
be approved or vetoed by the governments' chief executives.
civil law.
After a member in either house of the…
goes to the appropriate committee of that house for study.
Article I of the U.S. Constitution for…
would allow a person to be punished for an action that was no…
29 terms
Goal 1 Civics Study Guide
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…
65 terms
Civics and Economics NC Goal 8
microeconomics
macroeconomics
economic model
economic system
the economic behavior and decision making by individuals and…
looks at the big picture of economics. Deals with economy as…
theory that tries to explain human economic behavior can be r…
way of producing the things its people want and need
microeconomics
the economic behavior and decision making by individuals and…
macroeconomics
looks at the big picture of economics. Deals with economy as…
65 terms
Civics and Economics- Goal Five Vocabulary
Exclusive Jurisdiction
US Senate
Article Three
US District Court
Power for only the federal courts to hear a case
Who much approve appointments to the US Supreme Court
This article of the US Constitution created the US Supreme Co…
Lowest federal court
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Power for only the federal courts to hear a case
US Senate
Who much approve appointments to the US Supreme Court
59 terms
Civics and Economics - Goal 8 vocab
Factor Market
product markets
The Circular Flow Model
economic interdependence
markets where factors of production sold
markets where goods and services are sold
diagram showing the flow of factors of production and goods a…
when different parts of an economy rely (are dependent) on on…
Factor Market
markets where factors of production sold
product markets
markets where goods and services are sold
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Civics Quiz Goal 2.7
What is the top law enforcement agency…
What is the main job of the CIA?
What does Medicare do?
What is the main job of the IRS?
FBI ( Federal Bureau of Investigation )
Conduct espionage ( spying )
Provides health insurance for people over age of 65
Deals with taxes and is part of Treasury Department
What is the top law enforcement agency…
FBI ( Federal Bureau of Investigation )
What is the main job of the CIA?
Conduct espionage ( spying )
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Civics Quiz Goal 3.1
North Carolina's first constitution wa…
If an amendment is proposed through an…
The NC constitution begins with what?
How are amendments added to the NC con…
1776
3/5
Preamble
Incorporated into the document
North Carolina's first constitution wa…
1776
If an amendment is proposed through an…
3/5
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goal 4 vocabulary civics and economics
duty
responsibility
tolerance
bureaucracy
A moral or legal obligation; a responsibility
A willingness to accept an obligation and be accountable or a…
the ablilty to agree with others beliefs and ideas
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
duty
A moral or legal obligation; a responsibility
responsibility
A willingness to accept an obligation and be accountable or a…
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The Constitution Goal 1 Civics Vocab
James Madison
Daniel Shays
George Washington
Patrick Henry
Father of the Constitution
Head of Shay's Rebellion; he and several other angry farmers…
First President under the Constitution
A leader of the American Revolution and a famous orator who s…
James Madison
Father of the Constitution
Daniel Shays
Head of Shay's Rebellion; he and several other angry farmers…
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Civics - Study Guide Goal 1
Describe the New Spain.
Why did the French settle in North Ame…
Why was New France sparsely populated?
Why did the Dutch settle in North Amer…
As Spain established its rule, the monarchs named a viceroy,…
They came to the New World to fish off the coast of Newfoundl…
1. Only allowed Catholics in the new territory, excluding Fre…
The Dutch were interested in fur trade
Describe the New Spain.
As Spain established its rule, the monarchs named a viceroy,…
Why did the French settle in North Ame…
They came to the New World to fish off the coast of Newfoundl…
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Civics Goal 2.4 Quiz
Judicial Review
McCullough v. Maryland
De Facto
Brown v. Board of Education
What is the most important power of the Judicial Branch?
Which court case strengthened the elastic clause/implied powe…
Which is segregation that occurs by social or economic situat…
Which court case desegregated schools and said "separate was…
Judicial Review
What is the most important power of the Judicial Branch?
McCullough v. Maryland
Which court case strengthened the elastic clause/implied powe…
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Competency Goal 8 Civics and Economics
A mixed economy combines elements of a…
According to the law of demand, quanti…
According to the law of supply, suppli…
All of the money that the government h…
market economy and a command economy.
move in opposite directions.
more for sale at higher prices and less for sale at lower pri…
debt.
A mixed economy combines elements of a…
market economy and a command economy.
According to the law of demand, quanti…
move in opposite directions.
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Competency Goal 4 Civics and Economics
A citizen interested in working to pro…
All of the following are North Carolin…
At its presidential nominating convent…
Citizens should be wary of political i…
at the precinct level.
residents must have lived in the voting precinct for at least…
platform
the information may be biased or misleading.
A citizen interested in working to pro…
at the precinct level.
All of the following are North Carolin…
residents must have lived in the voting precinct for at least…
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Competency Goal 3 Civics and Economics
A 1996 amendment to the North Carolina…
A large portion of North Carolina coun…
According to the North Carolina consti…
According to the original North Caroli…
veto legislation.
property taxes.
appointed by the General Assembly.
elected for one-year terms.
A 1996 amendment to the North Carolina…
veto legislation.
A large portion of North Carolina coun…
property taxes.
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Competency Goal 2 Civics and Economics
A federal welfare program that provide…
According to the U.S. Constitution, Co…
Americans who favor states' rights ove…
For a bill to become a law,
WIC
favor one state over another.
state governments are closer to the people.
a majority of both senators and representatives must vote for…
A federal welfare program that provide…
WIC
According to the U.S. Constitution, Co…
favor one state over another.
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Goal 1 Civics Study Guide
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 Quiz Goal 2.6
Money that a government takes in is ca…
Money that a government spends is call…
Give an example of a progressive tax.
The willingness to spend more money th…
Revenue
Expenditures
Income Tax
Deficit Spending
Money that a government takes in is ca…
Revenue
Money that a government spends is call…
Expenditures
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Civics Goal 5 pt2
Define Nomination
What is the formula for general electi…
What are the types of Nominations?
An intra-party election
the naming of those who will seek office
the first tuesday after the monday in November of even number…
Self Announcement... Caucus/convention... Direct Primary... Petition
Direct Primary
Define Nomination
the naming of those who will seek office
What is the formula for general electi…
the first tuesday after the monday in November of even number…
26 terms
Civics Quiz Goal 4.1
What does ghe US Constitution say abou…
What were the first two political part…
What is a one party system?
Define coalition.
Nothing
Federalists & Anti-Federalists
Government only allows one party to exist and run
Alliance of distinct parties
What does ghe US Constitution say abou…
Nothing
What were the first two political part…
Federalists & Anti-Federalists
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Competency Goal 5 Civics and Economics
Critics of the adversary system of jus…
During a criminal trial, the lawyers'…
During a filibuster in the Senate,
Federal courts have jurisdiction in al…
it encourages lawyers to ignore evidence not favorable to the…
outline the case that each will present.
senators opposed to a bill talk for hour after hour until the…
civil cases involving more than $500.
Critics of the adversary system of jus…
it encourages lawyers to ignore evidence not favorable to the…
During a criminal trial, the lawyers'…
outline the case that each will present.
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Competency Goal 7 Civics and Economics
A comparison of an item's cost with th…
A mixed economy combines elements of
By specializing in one kind of product…
Capital goods refer to the
opportunity cost.
private ownership of property with government regulations.
increase worker efficiency and productivity.
machinery, tools, and buildings used to make products.
A comparison of an item's cost with th…
opportunity cost.
A mixed economy combines elements of
private ownership of property with government regulations.
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Civics Quiz Goal 3.6
What is the primary way that states ra…
NC government gets most of its revenue…
Define ... intergovernmental revenue.
Give some examples of products that ma…
Taxes
...
Money received in the forms of grants, shared revenue, and sp…
Alcohol and gas
What is the primary way that states ra…
Taxes
NC government gets most of its revenue…
...
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Civics Quiz Goal 4.2
Which election puts people in office?
Define Primary Election.
Your polling place is determined by wh…
What is canvassing?
General Election
Voters choose between candidates of the same oarty
Location
Going door to door to encourage people to vote for a candidate
Which election puts people in office?
General Election
Define Primary Election.
Voters choose between candidates of the same oarty
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Civics and Economics Goals 3-6
criminal Law
civil Law
congress
12
Laws dealing with offenses against society (murder, rape, ars…
Laws dealing with private rights of individuals (defamation,…
At the federal level, who has the power to create lower feder…
How many US Courts of Appeals has been created?
criminal Law
Laws dealing with offenses against society (murder, rape, ars…
civil Law
Laws dealing with private rights of individuals (defamation,…
40 terms
Goal 9 Civics and Economics Quiz
consumer price index
contraction
depression
economic indicators
measure of the change in price over time of a specific group…
shrinking.
a time then the economic status is low; unemployment rate is…
factors that could show future happenings in the economy.
consumer price index
measure of the change in price over time of a specific group…
contraction
shrinking.
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Civics and Economics - Goal 5 & 6 - Law and Justice
criminal Law
civil Law
congress
12
Laws dealing with offenses against society (murder, rape, ars…
Laws dealing with private rights of individuals (defamation,…
At the federal level, who has the power to create lower feder…
How many US Courts of Appeals has been created?
criminal Law
Laws dealing with offenses against society (murder, rape, ars…
civil Law
Laws dealing with private rights of individuals (defamation,…
Topham_Civics_Goal/Purpose_MIDTERM
The purpose of this was that they dema…
What type of government was set up by…
-Lead by Daniel Shays, men began burni…
-Opposed on a strong federal governmen…
1st Continental Congress
Direct Democracy
Shay's Rebellion
Anti-federalists
The purpose of this was that they dema…
1st Continental Congress
What type of government was set up by…
Direct Democracy
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Civics and Economics Goals 1-9
1. What was the first document in the…
2. What was the first successful Engli…
3. What was the purpose of the Jamesto…
4. What was the purpose of the Plymout…
Mayflower compact
Jamestown
Gold and cash crops
GOD
1. What was the first document in the…
Mayflower compact
2. What was the first successful Engli…
Jamestown
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Goals 5 & 6: Civics And Economics
Jurisprudence
Perjury
Arraignment
Prosecutor
The study of law
Lying on the witness stand in court
Hearing held before a judge once a defendant is formally char…
Attorney representing the government in a criminal case
Jurisprudence
The study of law
Perjury
Lying on the witness stand in court
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Civics and Economics Goal 1 - Colonial America
Mercantilism
Indentured Servant
Middle Passage
Triangular Trade
economic system where colonies exist to make a favorable bala…
a person who agrees to work for 4-7 years in return for a per…
the trip from Africa to the New World- severe and harsh - man…
trade between Europe, Africa and the New World
Mercantilism
economic system where colonies exist to make a favorable bala…
Indentured Servant
a person who agrees to work for 4-7 years in return for a per…
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Civic Quiz Goal 2.4
What is the most important power of th…
What court cases trenchermen the elast…
What is segregation that occurs by soc…
What rights are you made aware of when…
Judicial Review
McCullough v. Maryland
De Facto
- You have the right to remain silent... - Whatever you say can…
What is the most important power of th…
Judicial Review
What court cases trenchermen the elast…
McCullough v. Maryland
64 terms
Civics & Economics - Goal 5: Legal Systems
acquittal
arraignment
bail
bill of attainder
a vote of not guilty
hearing in which a suspect is charged and pleads guilty or no…
sum of money used as a security deposit to ensure that an acc…
a law that punishes a person accused of a crime without a tri…
acquittal
a vote of not guilty
arraignment
hearing in which a suspect is charged and pleads guilty or no…
20 terms
Civics (Goal 5&6 Study Guide)
purpose of laws
2 main types of laws
4 qualities of a good law
4 main sources of laws
to keep order, protect society
criminal & civil
fair, constitutional, understandable, enforceable
religion, ancient civilizations, closest ancestors, precedent
purpose of laws
to keep order, protect society
2 main types of laws
criminal & civil
Civics and Economics: Goal 3 Congress Vocab
constituents
floor leaders
bill
pocket veto
the ppl a member of congress represents... The residents of a co…
the chief officers of the majority and minority parties in ea…
a proposed law
a way in which the president can veto a bill by pocketing, or…
constituents
the ppl a member of congress represents... The residents of a co…
floor leaders
the chief officers of the majority and minority parties in ea…
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civics and economics goal 2 part 2 vocab
bicameral
census
constituent
majority party
two part
population count
people represented
the party that holds the majority/half of the members
bicameral
two part
census
population count
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goal 9, grade 10, civics and economics
business cycle
Four stages of the business cycle
Peak
Contraction
The predictable long-term pattern changes in the national eco…
Expansion, Prosperity, contraction, and recession
Periods of high prosperity.
A decline in economic activity that can lead to recession
business cycle
The predictable long-term pattern changes in the national eco…
Four stages of the business cycle
Expansion, Prosperity, contraction, and recession
10 terms
Civics & Government - Goals CG.2 & CG.4
Natural Rights
Sovreignty
Constitutionalism
Check and Balances
Basic rights that are guaranteed to all persons; basic rights…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
The set of arrangements, including checks and balances, feder…
Kept any branch of government from becoming too powerful. One…
Natural Rights
Basic rights that are guaranteed to all persons; basic rights…
Sovreignty
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
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Goal 4 Civics Test Study Guide
Majority Opinion
Concurring Opinion
Dissenting Opinion
Examples of felonies
Presents the views of the majority of the justices in a court…
The views of a justice who votes with the majority but for a…
The views of a justice who disagrees with the majority decision
murder, rape, kidnapping
Majority Opinion
Presents the views of the majority of the justices in a court…
Concurring Opinion
The views of a justice who votes with the majority but for a…
32 terms
Nomination Process - Learning Goal Sheet - Civics 2
Qualifications to run for President
Chief of State
Cheif Executive
Chief Administrator
35 years old... natural born U.S. Citizen... have to have lived in…
Cerimonial head of the US govt. and the symbol of the America…
Hold the nation's executive power in domestic and foreign aff…
Directs the 2.7 million employees under the exc. branch
Qualifications to run for President
35 years old... natural born U.S. Citizen... have to have lived in…
Chief of State
Cerimonial head of the US govt. and the symbol of the America…
66 terms
Civics and Economics: Competency Goal Six Vocabulary
Accessory
Acquitted
Affidavit
Age of Majority
a person who knows about a crime even though they were not pr…
set free; found not guilty of a crime.
a written statement under oath.
age at which one becomes legally able to act for themselves a…
Accessory
a person who knows about a crime even though they were not pr…
Acquitted
set free; found not guilty of a crime.
34 terms
Goal 5 & 6 Civics and Economics Vocabulary
Jurisprudence
Perjury
Arraignment
Prosecutor
Study of law
Lying on the witness stand in court
Hearing held before judge once a defendant is formally charged
Attorney representing the government in a criminal case
Jurisprudence
Study of law
Perjury
Lying on the witness stand in court
22-23 Goal Terms (Civics and Economics)
Non-Profit Organizations
Cost of Production
Contraction
Limited Life
Exists to raise money to support a cause.
A cost incurred by a business when manufacturing a good or pr…
A restriction or withdrawal, as of currency or of funds avail…
Something with limited useful life.
Non-Profit Organizations
Exists to raise money to support a cause.
Cost of Production
A cost incurred by a business when manufacturing a good or pr…
168 terms
Goal 1 Review Sheet - Civics and Economics
Why did the Pilgrims come to America?
Be able to group colonies geographical…
What was the geography of each region?
Why were slaves more valuable than ind…
They were tired of being mistreated by their king; religious…
...
NE-rocky soil... Middle-mixed... South-great land, farming
Because slaves could be treated harsh, last forever, no pay.…
Why did the Pilgrims come to America?
They were tired of being mistreated by their king; religious…
Be able to group colonies geographical…
...
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Civics 2 Learning Goal #2 - The Presidency in Action
Amnesty
Annual Economic Report
Article II
Budget Message
...
...
...
...
Amnesty
...
Annual Economic Report
...
30 terms
Competency Goal 9 and 10 Civics and Economics
A community's growing population may s…
A market situation in which the costs…
A period in the business cycle when re…
A sustained increase in the general le…
roads, bridges, water, and sewers.
natural monopoly
recession
inflation
A community's growing population may s…
roads, bridges, water, and sewers.
A market situation in which the costs…
natural monopoly
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Civics Goal 1 Test Bill of Rights
First Amendment Protects
Freedom of Speech
Freedom of Religion
Freedom of Assembly
five freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petit…
the right to communicate one's opinions and ideas without fea…
the right to practice whatever religion one chooses
the right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
First Amendment Protects
five freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petit…
Freedom of Speech
the right to communicate one's opinions and ideas without fea…
158 terms
Civics and Economics - Goals 7, 8, & 9 - Economics Review
supply
demand
scarcity
macroeconomics
The amount of a good or service that producers are willing an…
The desire to own something and the ability to pay for it
Fundamental economic problem facing all societies that result…
Study of the nation's economy as a whole.
supply
The amount of a good or service that producers are willing an…
demand
The desire to own something and the ability to pay for it
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