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CIVICS STUDY GUIDE CHAPTER 2
republic
delegate
social contract
proclamation
a representative democracy where citizens choose their rule-m…
a representative
an agreement in which the people give up some of their freedo…
a formal public announcement
republic
a representative democracy where citizens choose their rule-m…
delegate
a representative
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Civics Chapter 2 study guide
Townshend Acts
stamp act
quartering act
coercive act-Intolerable
1767 Tarrifs, or taxes on imported goods, like tea, paper, gl…
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
1765 - Required the colonials to provide food, lodging, and s…
1. port act closed the port of boston until the tea was paid…
Townshend Acts
1767 Tarrifs, or taxes on imported goods, like tea, paper, gl…
stamp act
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
CIVICS CHAPTER 2 STUDY GUIDE
How does representative government work?
The English colonies established what…
Why is separation of powers an importa…
...
Legislature of elected officials
A written constitution that guaranteed basic liberties and li…
t eliminates the opportunity for power to land in the hands o…
CIVICS CHAPTER 2 STUDY GUIDE
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How does representative government work?
Legislature of elected officials
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civics/chapter 2 study guide
what type of gov. do we have in the U.…
what are some things that influence go…
what are the characteristics of a repr…
what is a constitution?
a republic gov.
laws. people voting in elections. opinions. people's beliefs…
its where people elect representatives to carry on the work f…
it is a written plan of government
what type of gov. do we have in the U.…
a republic gov.
what are some things that influence go…
laws. people voting in elections. opinions. people's beliefs…
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CIVICS STUDY GUIDE CHAPTER 2
republic
delegate
social contract
proclamation
a representative democracy where citizens choose their rule-m…
a representative
an agreement in which the people give up some of their freedo…
a formal public announcement
republic
a representative democracy where citizens choose their rule-m…
delegate
a representative
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chapter 2 study guide civics
What is the Gulf Stream?
People who live in the tropics usally…
what is the largest and deepest ocean?
Most of the earths freshwater is found…
a warm ocean current
hot climate
pacific ocean
glaciers and icecaps
What is the Gulf Stream?
a warm ocean current
People who live in the tropics usally…
hot climate
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Civics Chapter 2, Study Guide
King John
Runnymede
Parliament
House of Burgesses
Who was forced to sign the Magna Carta in 1215?
Where was the Magna Carta signed?
The British legislature
First representative legislature in the English colonies
King John
Who was forced to sign the Magna Carta in 1215?
Runnymede
Where was the Magna Carta signed?
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Civics Chapter 2 study guide
Common law
Constitution
Glorious Revolution
Declaratory Act
A system law based on precedent and customs
A detailed written plan for the government
A peaceful transfer of power that changed the idea of governm…
Stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decision…
Common law
A system law based on precedent and customs
Constitution
A detailed written plan for the government
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
What type of government do we have in…
What are some things that influence go…
What are the characteristics of a repr…
What is a constitution?
representative democracy/rebublic
the traditional beliefs of its people and by their history, l…
people elect representatives to carry on the work of governme…
a written plan of government
What type of government do we have in…
representative democracy/rebublic
What are some things that influence go…
the traditional beliefs of its people and by their history, l…
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reading guide chapter 2 civics
cultural movement influencing the deve…
magna carta. two rights in magna carta
glorious revolution? how did it change…
english bill of rights
enlightment. how ideas of law, society and rights people poss…
document that protected noble privledges and authorty. right…
peaceful transfer of power. parliment has the most power now
restricted monarchs power and guanranteed fair trial and elim…
cultural movement influencing the deve…
enlightment. how ideas of law, society and rights people poss…
magna carta. two rights in magna carta
document that protected noble privledges and authorty. right…
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
declare independence from Great Britian
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collect taxes and control trade
2 houses of Congress were created
What was the purpose of the Declaration of Independence?
How many states were required to ratify the Constitution befo…
What are a few of the federal government's powers that existe…
What agreement was reached in the Great Compromise?
declare independence from Great Britian
What was the purpose of the Declaration of Independence?
9
How many states were required to ratify the Constitution befo…
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
What type of government do we have in…
What are some things that influence go…
What are the characteristics of a repr…
What is a constitution?
representative democracy/rebublic
the traditional beliefs of its people and by their history, l…
people elect representatives to carry on the work of governme…
a written plan of government
What type of government do we have in…
representative democracy/rebublic
What are some things that influence go…
the traditional beliefs of its people and by their history, l…
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
Which needs do groups help satisfy?... A-…
Socialization involves...... A- Being bor…
Which is not an example of a group?... A-…
Family, religion, education, and the g…
D
B
C
B
Which needs do groups help satisfy?... A-…
D
Socialization involves...... A- Being bor…
B
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Civics Chapter 2
boycott
Mayflower Compact
bicameral
paliament
A refusal to buy certain goods
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
The English legislature
boycott
A refusal to buy certain goods
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
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Civics Chapter 2
democracy
direct democracy
representative democracy
republic
A government in which citizens hold the power to rule
A direct form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
A government in which citizens choose a smaller group to gove…
A representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmak…
democracy
A government in which citizens hold the power to rule
direct democracy
A direct form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
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civics chapter 2 study guide
what is a democracy?
what year was the constitution signed?
what is one of the earliest foundation…
what is a direct democracy?
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
1776
jewish religion
a form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
what is a democracy?
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
what year was the constitution signed?
1776
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Civics Chapter 2
Monarchy
Dictator
Democracy
Direct Democracy
a form of government with a monarch (king or queen)
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
a system of government where the people either rule directly…
a form of government in which all voters meet in one place to…
Monarchy
a form of government with a monarch (king or queen)
Dictator
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
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Civics Chapter 2 study guide
What 2 counties fought a series of wor…
Who started the French and Indian War…
Who was the king during the war and wa…
What is Salutary Neglect?
France and England
George Washington because he killed the French ambassador
king George 111 and he wasn't very good.
When the English let the Americans do what they wanted. The a…
What 2 counties fought a series of wor…
France and England
Who started the French and Indian War…
George Washington because he killed the French ambassador
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
Identify the father of the Constitution.
Who propoesed the New Jersey Plan?
What term means 'not sanctioned by law?'
What term means 'political disorder?'
James Madison
William Paterson
Extralegal
Anarchy
Identify the father of the Constitution.
James Madison
Who propoesed the New Jersey Plan?
William Paterson
Civics chapter 2 study guide
Monarch
Magna Carta
Legislature
Parliament
A king or queen
King John was forced to sign in 1215 - up levals rights of la…
Lawmaking body
England's law making body.
Monarch
A king or queen
Magna Carta
King John was forced to sign in 1215 - up levals rights of la…
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Civics Chapter 2
Common Law
Charter
Compact
Mercantillism
A system of law based on precedents and customs
Written document granting land and the authority to set up a…
An agreement
Theory that a country should sell more goods than it buys
Common Law
A system of law based on precedents and customs
Charter
Written document granting land and the authority to set up a…
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Chapter 2 civics study guide
Albany plan of union
Representative government
Minutemen
Intolerable acts
Plan to unite the nothern colonies
Government that serves the will of the people
Fought at Lexington and concord
British laws that punished the colonies
Albany plan of union
Plan to unite the nothern colonies
Representative government
Government that serves the will of the people
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civics chapter 2 study guide
magna carta
english bill of rights
charter
popular sovereignty
great charter that granted trial by jury and limited monarchy…
prohibited a standing army in peace time
written grant of authority from the king
government that exists only with consent of governed, has lim…
magna carta
great charter that granted trial by jury and limited monarchy…
english bill of rights
prohibited a standing army in peace time
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
Parliment
Mayflower compact
Mercantilism
Common sense
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
The beginning of self government in colonial America
A country should sell more goods than it buys
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine
Parliment
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
Mayflower compact
The beginning of self government in colonial America
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
Define charter
Results of Magna Carta
Declaration of Independence declared w…
Mayflower compact
A writen document granting land and the authority to set up c…
-rule of law... -gave people more rights... -limited monarchs power
Independent and rights
Written framework of government established in what is now th…
Define charter
A writen document granting land and the authority to set up c…
Results of Magna Carta
-rule of law... -gave people more rights... -limited monarchs power
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
Parliment
Mayflower compact
Mercantilism
Common sense
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
The beginning of self government in colonial America
A country should sell more goods than it buys
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine
Parliment
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
Mayflower compact
The beginning of self government in colonial America
Chapter 2 Civics Study Guide
First Democracy
First Republic
Republic
Legislature
Ancient Greeks.
Ancient Romans.
A representative democracy in which citizens choose their law…
A group of people that makes laws.
First Democracy
Ancient Greeks.
First Republic
Ancient Romans.
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chapter 2 study guide civics
Unalienable Rights
The colonies first attempted a confede…
Before the constitution America was na…
The Purpose of the Stamp Act congress…
Unalienable Rights are guaranteed by the Declaration of Indep…
A Representative government was first established in the Engl…
The Albany plan divided colonies into 1 rep. per colony.
The first step in improving the state government was by adopt…
Unalienable Rights
Unalienable Rights are guaranteed by the Declaration of Indep…
The colonies first attempted a confede…
A Representative government was first established in the Engl…
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Civics Chapter 2 Vocab
limited government
representative government
separation of powers
revenue
in which the power of the monarch, or government, was limited…
a government in which people elect delegates to make laws and…
when colonial legislatures had the power to pass laws,and col…
the money a government collects from taxes or other sources
limited government
in which the power of the monarch, or government, was limited…
representative government
a government in which people elect delegates to make laws and…
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
James Madison
William Paterson
Anarchy
Ths father of the Constitution
Proposed the New Jersey Plan
Political disorder
James Madison
Ths father of the Constitution
William Paterson
Proposed the New Jersey Plan
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Civics study guide chapter 2
List 6 reasons for English colonization
The possibility of owning __________ m…
Who was allowed in the Spanish colonies
Who was allowed in French colonies
economic freedom, political freedom, religious freedom, adven…
Land
Noblemen, soldiers, slaves, priests
Only Catholics
List 6 reasons for English colonization
economic freedom, political freedom, religious freedom, adven…
The possibility of owning __________ m…
Land
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study guide chapter 2- civics
monarch
magna carta
legislature
parliament
ruled by a king or queen
king john taxed the citizens 11 times in his 17 years as a ki…
a law making body
made of the common people
monarch
ruled by a king or queen
magna carta
king john taxed the citizens 11 times in his 17 years as a ki…
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Chapter 2 Civics Study Guide
Delegates
Monarch
Common Law
Mercantilism
A represenataive to a meeting
Being ruled by a King or Queen
A system of law based on precedent and customs
The theory that a country should sell more goods to other cou…
Delegates
A represenataive to a meeting
Monarch
Being ruled by a King or Queen
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
Parliment
Mayflower Compact
Theory of mercantilism
Thomas Paine... "Common sense"
The legislative body that drew up the English Bill of rights…
The __________ marked the beginning of self-government in col…
According to the _______________ a county should sell more go…
______ wrote______.
Parliment
The legislative body that drew up the English Bill of rights…
Mayflower Compact
The __________ marked the beginning of self-government in col…
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Civics - Chapter 2 Terms
Articles of Confederation
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Three-fifths Compromise
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A framework for the Constitution proposed by a group of small…
Initial proposal at the Constitutional Convention made by the…
Compromise between northern and southern states at the Consti…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
New Jersey Plan
A framework for the Constitution proposed by a group of small…
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
Parliment
Mayflower compact
Mercantilism
Common sense
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
The beginning of self government in colonial America
A country should sell more goods than it buys
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine
Parliment
The legaslative body that drew up the bill of rights in 1689
Mayflower compact
The beginning of self government in colonial America
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Civics study guide chapter 2
Representative
Due
Virginia
Magna carta
A ________Government serves the will of the people
________ Process protects against arbitrary taking of life, l…
The ________ plan called for representation in Congress based…
The ______ ______ was the first English document to protect a…
Representative
A ________Government serves the will of the people
Due
________ Process protects against arbitrary taking of life, l…
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Chapter 2 study guide civics
Representative government
Limited government
Magna carta
Colonies that had the most power
Allows people to influence public policy
Where gov. Has power to protect the people, but individual ri…
A document that limited the King's power
Charter
Representative government
Allows people to influence public policy
Limited government
Where gov. Has power to protect the people, but individual ri…
Civics chapter 2 study guide
Constitution
Rhode Island
Constitutional Monarchy
3/5 compromise
Written plan for governing people (blueprint)
Last state to vote didn't attend constitutional convention
King/queen have no real power, just symbol of old power, all…
slaves counted towards population in ant state
Constitution
Written plan for governing people (blueprint)
Rhode Island
Last state to vote didn't attend constitutional convention
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Civics Chapter 2 Section 2
Proprietary Colony
Royal Colony
Religious Dissenters
Puritans
a colony in which the owner, or proprietor, owned the land an…
a colony owned and ruled directly by the king.
those who followed a faith other than the official religion o…
a group of English reformed Protestants who sought to "purify…
Proprietary Colony
a colony in which the owner, or proprietor, owned the land an…
Royal Colony
a colony owned and ruled directly by the king.
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Civics Honors: Chapter 2: Second Study Guide
Materials found in nature that people…
Wind, sun, water, and lumber are ____…
_____ resources are limited in supply…
Silver, iron ore, copper, and granite…
natural resources
renewable
Nonrenewable
mineral
Materials found in nature that people…
natural resources
Wind, sun, water, and lumber are ____…
renewable
Chapter 2 Civics Study Guide
What document did William and Mary of…
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Connecticut Compromise
English Bill of Rights
A plan that suggested a bicameral legislature and state repre…
A plan that suggested a unicameral legislature and equal stat…
A compromise between the New Jersey and VIrginia Plans that c…
What document did William and Mary of…
English Bill of Rights
Virginia Plan
A plan that suggested a bicameral legislature and state repre…
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Civics Chapter 2 Section 1
Enlightenment
monarch
legislature
precedent
a cultural movement emphasizing new ideas about laws, society…
king or queen
a lawmaking body
a ruling in an earlier case that was similar
Enlightenment
a cultural movement emphasizing new ideas about laws, society…
monarch
king or queen
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
idea that government should serve the…
agreement that, in Congress, States be…
those for whom the Constitution repres…
first English charter of liberties whi…
Representative Government
Connecticut Compromise
Anti-Federalists
Magna Carta
idea that government should serve the…
Representative Government
agreement that, in Congress, States be…
Connecticut Compromise
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Civics Chapter 2 Study Guide
1. Why did the colonists dislike how g…
2. In order to pay for the French and…
3. Which law by Parliament stated its…
4. Explain what Enlightenment thinker…
Chapter 2 Lesson 2, page 4... They favored Britain and the king…
Chapter 2 Lesson 3, page 1 ... Stamp act
Chapter 2 Lesson 3, page 1 ... Declaratory act
Chapter 2 Lesson 1, page 3 ... Protect people's rights
1. Why did the colonists dislike how g…
Chapter 2 Lesson 2, page 4... They favored Britain and the king…
2. In order to pay for the French and…
Chapter 2 Lesson 3, page 1 ... Stamp act
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Civics Chapter 2
monarch
legislature
Parliament
precedent
a king or queen
A group of people that makes laws
British law-making body, or legislature
A ruling in an earlier case that was similar.
monarch
a king or queen
legislature
A group of people that makes laws
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
What work for weaknesses of the articl…
Self-reliance and freedom from outside…
Formal meeting at which delegates disc…
Name for the British legislature
One was becoming Congress could not pass laws unless nine sta…
Independence
Congress
Parliament
What work for weaknesses of the articl…
One was becoming Congress could not pass laws unless nine sta…
Self-reliance and freedom from outside…
Independence
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Chapter 2 civics study guide
What was the legislative body that dre…
The declaration of Independence states…
Who led an uprising of about 1,200 Mas…
When colonists decided to --- British…
Parliment
the pursuit of happiness
Daniel Shays
boycott
What was the legislative body that dre…
Parliment
The declaration of Independence states…
the pursuit of happiness
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Civics chapter 2 study guide
What are the reasons for different typ…
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
To differ in the way leaders are chosen... Amount of power held…
King or queen who reigns over a kingdom or empire
Person who rules with complete and absolute power
Government controlled by one or more religious groups who cla…
What are the reasons for different typ…
To differ in the way leaders are chosen... Amount of power held…
Monarchy
King or queen who reigns over a kingdom or empire
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Chapter 2 Civics Study Guide
A written document granting land and t…
is a group of people in one place who…
According to John Locke, all men are e…
According to the theory of mercantilis…
charter
colony
Natural Rights
wealth
A written document granting land and t…
charter
is a group of people in one place who…
colony
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