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Govecon
Authority
Gov't
abuse of power
coercion
the legal right and power to give orders and enforce rules
government: institutions and officials organized to establish…
the misuse of authority for harmful, unethical, or illegal ends
the use of force or threats to make people do things against…
Authority
the legal right and power to give orders and enforce rules
Gov't
government: institutions and officials organized to establish…
14 terms
Chapter 6 GOVECON
expressed powers
necessary and proper clause
implied powers
revenue bills
enumerated powers described in the Constitution
implies that Congress has powers beyond those in the first 17…
not described in the Constitution but pretty much are
laws for raising money
expressed powers
enumerated powers described in the Constitution
necessary and proper clause
implies that Congress has powers beyond those in the first 17…
29 terms
Chapter 5 GOVECON
bicameral legislature
sessions
census
reapportionment
made up of two houses-the senate and the House of Representat…
1 term = 2 meetings called
population count
each state's population determines the number of representati…
bicameral legislature
made up of two houses-the senate and the House of Representat…
sessions
1 term = 2 meetings called
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Chapter 7 GOVECON
private bills
public bills
simple resolution
rider
deal with individual people or places
deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
covers matters affecting only one house of Congress and is pa…
a provision on a subject other than the one covered in the bill
private bills
deal with individual people or places
public bills
deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
33 terms
Govecon Final Exam
purposes of goverment (6)
Geographic distribution of power (3)
unitary gov
Federal gov
form a more perfect union, establish Justice, ensure domestic…
unitary gov, federal gov, confederate gov
central gov creates local units which have powers that the ce…
both levels of gov act directly on the people
purposes of goverment (6)
form a more perfect union, establish Justice, ensure domestic…
Geographic distribution of power (3)
unitary gov, federal gov, confederate gov
29 terms
Amendments
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
R- religion... A- assembly... P- press... P- petition ... S- speech
1) regulate Militia... 2) rights to bear arms
no soldier can be quartered in any house w/out permission
no unreasonable search; need a warrant
1st Amendment
R- religion... A- assembly... P- press... P- petition ... S- speech
2nd Amendment
1) regulate Militia... 2) rights to bear arms
65 terms
AP Comparative Government Final Exam Set #2
Russian Legitimacy
Historical Influences on Political Tra…
Russia's Conflictual Political Culture
statism
In the earliest years of the 21st century, the legitimacy of…
From the beginning, Russian tsars held absolute power that th…
The idea that the rights of the nation are supreme over the r…
Russian Legitimacy
In the earliest years of the 21st century, the legitimacy of…
Historical Influences on Political Tra…
From the beginning, Russian tsars held absolute power that th…
118 terms
.2 Gov Review Richards
Any system of government in which the…
This is an essential feature of a state
The Magna Carta was important because
This man was known as the father of ou…
a democracy
population
It established a limited government
James Madison
Any system of government in which the…
a democracy
This is an essential feature of a state
population
GovEcon Presidents
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
George Washington
1st
John Adams
2nd
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gov econ test 11/12/16
presiding officer of the house of reps
drawing a district to achieve a politi…
when a president holds a bill w/o sign…
means being formally accused
speaker of the house
gerrymandering
pocket veto
impeachment
presiding officer of the house of reps
speaker of the house
drawing a district to achieve a politi…
gerrymandering
9 terms
GovEcon 5.1
Bicameral Legislature
Session
Census
Reapportionment
a two-chamber legislature
meetings
complete count of a population
reassigning representation based on population
Bicameral Legislature
a two-chamber legislature
Session
meetings
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GovEcon 3.3-4
Convention
Repeal
Incorporation Doctrine
Militia
a meeting held for the purpose of proposing and voting on ame…
to revoke by legislative enactment
the process by which the Bill of Rights was extended to the s…
local groups of armed citizens
Convention
a meeting held for the purpose of proposing and voting on ame…
Repeal
to revoke by legislative enactment
GovEcon 5.1
bicameral legislature
session
census
reapportionment
a two-chamber legislature
meetings
complete count of a population
representation based on population
bicameral legislature
a two-chamber legislature
session
meetings
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GovEcon 5.2
Constituent
Caucus
Majority Leader
Whip
a person whom a member of Congress has been elected to repres…
an event held before an election where members of a political…
Speaker's top assistant help plan the majority party's legisl…
an assistant to the party floor leader
Constituent
a person whom a member of Congress has been elected to repres…
Caucus
an event held before an election where members of a political…
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AP Macroeconomics Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Economics
Economic Perspective
Opportunity Cost
Utility
The social science concerned with how individuals, institutio…
A viewpoint that envisions individuals and institutions makin…
The amount of other products that must be forgone or sacrific…
The want satisfying power of a good or service.
Economics
The social science concerned with how individuals, institutio…
Economic Perspective
A viewpoint that envisions individuals and institutions makin…
11 terms
GovEcon Chapter 3/4 PT 2
Four economic decision makers...
The household...
The evolution of the household...
Utility...
households, firms, governments, and the rest of the world
most important decision-maker in a market economy, demands go…
since world war 2 there has been dramatic increase in the num…
level of satisfaction; sense of well-being; happiness
Four economic decision makers...
households, firms, governments, and the rest of the world
The household...
most important decision-maker in a market economy, demands go…
44 terms
GovEcon President Quiz
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
George Washington
1st
John Adams
2nd
GovEcon 11.4
public policy
bureaucrat
liaison officer
stakeholder
a plan of action by government to solve a problem or reach a…
one who works for government /a civil servant
an officer who develops relationships with the elected offici…
private citizen or others who affected by potential rules and…
public policy
a plan of action by government to solve a problem or reach a…
bureaucrat
one who works for government /a civil servant
GovEcon 5.2
constituent
caucus
majority leader
whip
a person whom a member of Congress has been elected to repres…
an event held before an election where members of a political…
Speaker's top assistant whose job is to help plan the majorit…
an assistant to the party floor leader
constituent
a person whom a member of Congress has been elected to repres…
caucus
an event held before an election where members of a political…
GovEcon 5.4
standing committee
subcommittee
select committee
joint committee
a permanent committee in Congress that oversees bills that de…
a group within a standing committee that specializes in a sub…
a temporary committee formed to study one specific issue and…
a committee that consists of members from both the House and…
standing committee
a permanent committee in Congress that oversees bills that de…
subcommittee
a group within a standing committee that specializes in a sub…
10 terms
GovEcon 6.1
Expressed Powers
Necessary and Proper Clause
Implied Powers
Revenue Bill
powers directly stated in the Constitution
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, which gives Congre…
powers the government requires to carry out its expressed con…
laws for raising money
Expressed Powers
powers directly stated in the Constitution
Necessary and Proper Clause
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, which gives Congre…
9 terms
GovEcon 11.4
Public Policy
Bureaucrat
Liasion Officer
Stakeholder
a plan of action by government to solve a problem
one who works for a department; a civil servant
an officer who develops relationships with the elected offici…
a private citizen who will be affected by potential rules and…
Public Policy
a plan of action by government to solve a problem
Bureaucrat
one who works for a department; a civil servant
GovEcon 10.3
elector
Electoral College
winner-take-all system
political action committee (PAC)
members of a political party chosen to formally elect the pre…
the institution that is composed of a set of electors
the system used in which the candidate who receives the most…
organization formed to collect money for political candidates
elector
members of a political party chosen to formally elect the pre…
Electoral College
the institution that is composed of a set of electors
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GovEcon 10.3
Elector
Electoral College
Winner-take-all System
Political Action Committee
members of a political party chosen to elect the president an…
the institution that is composed of a set of electors a
the system used bin which the candidate who receives the most…
an organization formed to collect money for political candida…
Elector
members of a political party chosen to elect the president an…
Electoral College
the institution that is composed of a set of electors a
33 terms
GovEcon Chapter 1
state
nation
nation-state
consensus
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
A group of people united by bonds of race language custom tra…
A state whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a par…
General agreement
state
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
nation
A group of people united by bonds of race language custom tra…
158 terms
Macroeconomics
Scarcity
Economics
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
Refers to the limited nature of society's resources, given so…
Is the study of how people allocate their limited resources t…
Is the study of the individual units that make up the economy
Is the study of the overall aspects and working of an economy
Scarcity
Refers to the limited nature of society's resources, given so…
Economics
Is the study of how people allocate their limited resources t…
ch 4 sg GovEcon
what are 3 ways the constitution divid…
what makes up the delegated powers
expressed powers ... A) also know as what…
implied powers ... A) they are assumed fr…
- gives the national gov't certain specified powers... - gives s…
expressed and implied powers
A) enumerated powers ... B) articles #1-3
A) expressed reserved powers
what are 3 ways the constitution divid…
- gives the national gov't certain specified powers... - gives s…
what makes up the delegated powers
expressed and implied powers
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