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unit 4 goverment
appropriation bills
bicameral system
censure
cloture
running bill or supply bill is a legislative motion (bill) th…
governmental system dividing the legislative function between…
Less severe than expulsion, a censure (sometimes referred to…
a procedure for ending a debate and taking a vote.
appropriation bills
running bill or supply bill is a legislative motion (bill) th…
bicameral system
governmental system dividing the legislative function between…
Unit 4 Goverment Vocabulary
Embassy
Consulate
Passport
Visa
The official residence and offices of the ambassador and his…
Subsidiaries of embassies that function to promote American b…
A document that shows citizenship and entitles a traveler to…
A special document issued by the government of a country that…
Embassy
The official residence and offices of the ambassador and his…
Consulate
Subsidiaries of embassies that function to promote American b…
Goverment unit 4
Cheif of state
Cheif legislator
Chief executive
Party leader
President must be a proud symbol of America ... -awarding colleg…
Gives the president power to influence law makers ... -inviting…
"Boss" of government workers, decides how laws are enforced,…
President promotes and helps those who support him. ... -traveli…
Cheif of state
President must be a proud symbol of America ... -awarding colleg…
Cheif legislator
Gives the president power to influence law makers ... -inviting…
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unit 4 goverment
The legalized segregation between back…
establishing separate public schools f…
is the legislative, or lawmaking, bran…
House might act as a check and balance…
Jim Crow Laws
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 1956
What does the congress do?
Why do we have a bicameral congress?
The legalized segregation between back…
Jim Crow Laws
establishing separate public schools f…
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 1956
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Unit 4 Goverment
Federalism
Separation of power
Executives branch
Legislative Branch
A system of government where the states and the national gove…
Power is divided in government among 3 branches: the Executiv…
The branch of the president. The president makes sure laws ar…
The branch also called Congress. Most work on bills happens i…
Federalism
A system of government where the states and the national gove…
Separation of power
Power is divided in government among 3 branches: the Executiv…
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unit 4 goverment
congressional roles
trustee
delegate
partisan
- policymaker (identify problems and decide and vote on bills…
use their personal judgement and political ideology
what the folks back at home want to hear
not forced to vote a particular way
congressional roles
- policymaker (identify problems and decide and vote on bills…
trustee
use their personal judgement and political ideology
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Unit 4 Goverment
Rebellion
Compromise
Ratify
Amendment
Many people try to change the goverment of a country by prote…
Two diffrent sides decide to stay in the middle so they can e…
To make something official by signing it
To change the words or meaning of a law
Rebellion
Many people try to change the goverment of a country by prote…
Compromise
Two diffrent sides decide to stay in the middle so they can e…
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Unit 4 - Vocabulary Terms (Goverment)
Republic
Democracy
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
State, country, or nation in which people elect representativ…
a form of government in which the power comes from the people…
First plan for national government ratified in 1781 (fails ... b…
Uprising of Massachusetts farmers who demanded debt relief af…
Republic
State, country, or nation in which people elect representativ…
Democracy
a form of government in which the power comes from the people…
Goverment Unit 4
Part 1
Part 1: Phase 1
Part 1: Phase 2
Part 1: Phase 3
The Nominating Contest
Announcement/campaigning
State caucuses & primary elections
National party conventions
Part 1
The Nominating Contest
Part 1: Phase 1
Announcement/campaigning
Unit 4 Vocabulary-National Goverment
Bicameral
Revenue
Cabinet
Ambassador
2 houses
Income
Group of policy advisers to the president
Official representative to foreign countries
Bicameral
2 houses
Revenue
Income
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American Goverment unit 4
Absentee Ballot
Battleground State
Caucus
Exit Polls
a mail-in ballot that voters can use to vote insteaad of goin…
states where the presidential vote is likely to be close
a meeting of party members to choose party officials of nomin…
a survey of voters taken as they leave the polling place to p…
Absentee Ballot
a mail-in ballot that voters can use to vote insteaad of goin…
Battleground State
states where the presidential vote is likely to be close
Unit 4: Congress. AP Goverment
Appropriation
Appropriations Committee
Bill
Casework
Money that Congress has allocated to be spent.
Congressional committee that deals with federal spending.
Proposed law under consideration by a legislature.
Personal work done by a member of Congress for his constituen…
Appropriation
Money that Congress has allocated to be spent.
Appropriations Committee
Congressional committee that deals with federal spending.
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UNIT 4 DA GOVERMENT 1/11/16
As commander in Chief, the President o…
The president is elected by the ______…
The total number of electoral votes ne…
In most cases, the candidate who recei…
Armed Forces
Electoral College
270
All
As commander in Chief, the President o…
Armed Forces
The president is elected by the ______…
Electoral College
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American Goverment Chapter 4
bill of attainder
civil liberties
commercial speech
double jeopardy
A legislative act that inflicts punishment on particular pers…
Individual rights protected by the Constitution against the p…
Advertising statements that describe products. Commercial spe…
The prosecution of a person twice for the same criminal offen…
bill of attainder
A legislative act that inflicts punishment on particular pers…
civil liberties
Individual rights protected by the Constitution against the p…
American Goverment unit 4 short answers
Name 2 key provisions of the war power…
How did the process of selecting chair…
What is the markup funciton
Name 2 judicial powers of the president
1) The president can send troops in case of emergency but he…
Term limitations were implemented
The process by which congressional committees and subcommitte…
1) appoint judges ... 2) grant pardons
Name 2 key provisions of the war power…
1) The president can send troops in case of emergency but he…
How did the process of selecting chair…
Term limitations were implemented
AP Goverment Unit 4( quiz 1 )
Who were the enlightenment philosophers?
T. Hobbs
J. Locke
C. De Montesquieu
Thomas hobbs, j Locke, c de Montesquieu, and jean jacques rou…
Said there need to be one central government to have an organ…
He said all rights come from God and they can't be taken away…
She created the separation of powers but through three branches
Who were the enlightenment philosophers?
Thomas hobbs, j Locke, c de Montesquieu, and jean jacques rou…
T. Hobbs
Said there need to be one central government to have an organ…
goverment unit
citizen
goverment
white house
oval office
a member
a group of
citizen
a member
goverment
a group of
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social studies, unit four: goverment
article 1-7 of constution (aka part 2)
amemdents (aka part 3)
preamble
goverment
1. legislative branch... 2.executive branch ... 3.judicial branch... 4…
peoples rights and the first 10 are the bill of rights
intro, mission statement or statement of pourpose
state policy enforced
article 1-7 of constution (aka part 2)
1. legislative branch... 2.executive branch ... 3.judicial branch... 4…
amemdents (aka part 3)
peoples rights and the first 10 are the bill of rights
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Goverment unit 1
Substantive representation
Descriptive representation
Majority minority district
Parliment
the tendency of elected officials to support an agenda based…
idea where elected representatives will represent the interes…
where a racial or ethnic minority makes up a large enough sha…
an assembly of party representatives that chooses a governmen…
Substantive representation
the tendency of elected officials to support an agenda based…
Descriptive representation
idea where elected representatives will represent the interes…
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Unit 2 Goverment
Government
Republic
Coup d"etat
Socialism
System of rules and laws for a society to foll
form of government where people choose leaders to repersent t…
Overthrow of the Government of the Government,Usually by a gr…
Government by the people,Rule of Majority,51%
Government
System of rules and laws for a society to foll
Republic
form of government where people choose leaders to repersent t…
Goverment unit
Goverment
Consitution
Govenor
Governed
A system that controls the countries decicions/rules
written and established rules and principles for which people…
those in charge of a government (leaders)
the people being ruled by leaders.
Goverment
A system that controls the countries decicions/rules
Consitution
written and established rules and principles for which people…
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Goverment Unit Review NPJH
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Legislative branch
bicameral
Division of the federal/national gov't that enforces laws t…
Division of the federal/national gov't that interprets the…
Division of the federal/national gov't that /makes/ and /pass…
Composed of _2_ Houses or chambers.
Executive branch
Division of the federal/national gov't that enforces laws t…
Judicial branch
Division of the federal/national gov't that interprets the…
Goverment lesson 1 unit 1 vocabulary
Consensus
Goverment
Nation
Nation-state
An agreement about basic belifts
The instition through which state maintains social order , pr…
Group of people united by bonds of race , custom , tradition…
A contry in which the tarritory of both the nation and state…
Consensus
An agreement about basic belifts
Goverment
The instition through which state maintains social order , pr…
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Unit 1 American Goverment
Government
Public Policy
Article 1
Article 2
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
All things government decides to do
Legislative
Executive
Government
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Public Policy
All things government decides to do
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Goverment 4
Is there a prohibition on serving in C…
What is the largest federal agency?
What is the largest governmental organ…
What federal agencies are designed to…
yes
departments, ex: department of justice
independent regulatory agency
agency, commission, independent regulatory agencies
Is there a prohibition on serving in C…
yes
What is the largest federal agency?
departments, ex: department of justice
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Goverment unit one
Providig leadership
Maintaining order
Providing public services
Providing national security
Goverment officials set priorities and make all sorts of deci…
Government try to control and contain conflict between people…
Governments create schools , build sewer systems , pave roads…
Another task of government is to protect the people against a…
Providig leadership
Goverment officials set priorities and make all sorts of deci…
Maintaining order
Government try to control and contain conflict between people…
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unit 2 goverment
Popular soverignty
judicial review
seperation of powers
cheacks and blsnces
the idea that government is created by and subject to the wil…
power to determine whether the actions of the legislative and…
the duties of governeing are divided ampong the 3 branches. t…
the system that gives each branch of goverment the power to c…
Popular soverignty
the idea that government is created by and subject to the wil…
judicial review
power to determine whether the actions of the legislative and…
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Goverment unit 1
State of Nature
Social Contract
Thomas Hobbs
John Locke
a concept used in moral and political philosophy, religion, s…
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
man in the state of nature
father of liberalism
State of Nature
a concept used in moral and political philosophy, religion, s…
Social Contract
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
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Goverment unit study guide
Supreme court
Chief Justice
Expressed powers
Foreign
The highest federal court
The head judge of the supreme court
Powers that belong to the government and are mentioned in the…
Anything that is outside your country or home
Supreme court
The highest federal court
Chief Justice
The head judge of the supreme court
Unit one goverment
Unitary system
Confederate system
Federal system
Autocracy
S is in the hand of a central goverment
S is in the hands of local units or states
S is divided between the central and state governments
1 person making decisions
Unitary system
S is in the hand of a central goverment
Confederate system
S is in the hands of local units or states
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Goverment terms unit 1
Limited goverment
Repersentative goverment
Seperation of powers
Rule of law
a system of government that is bound to certain principles of…
historically denoted a system in which people elect their law…
a constitutional government with three separate branches of g…
the restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordi…
Limited goverment
a system of government that is bound to certain principles of…
Repersentative goverment
historically denoted a system in which people elect their law…
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Unit two goverment
Right Wing
Left Wing
Liberal
Conservative
Parties include conservative, Christian, democrats classical…
Supports Social equality and egalitarianism , often in opposi…
Open to new behavior or opinion and willing to discard tradit…
Holding to traditional attitudes and valves and cautious abou…
Right Wing
Parties include conservative, Christian, democrats classical…
Left Wing
Supports Social equality and egalitarianism , often in opposi…
Unit 5 Goverment
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional convention
Compromise
New Jersey Plan
First plan of Government for the U.S. In effect from 1781 to…
A meeting of delegates who met in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania,i…
Settlement of a disagreement in which one side agrees to give…
Said that each state large or small would have the same numbe…
Articles of Confederation
First plan of Government for the U.S. In effect from 1781 to…
Constitutional convention
A meeting of delegates who met in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania,i…
Unit 5 Goverment
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Compromise
New Jersy Plan
First plan of Goverment for the U.S. in effect from 1781 to 1…
A meeting of delegates who met in Philadelphia, Pensylvania,…
Settlement of a disagreement in which one side agrees to give…
Said that each state large or small would have the same amoun…
Articles of Confederation
First plan of Goverment for the U.S. in effect from 1781 to 1…
Constitutional Convention
A meeting of delegates who met in Philadelphia, Pensylvania,…
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Unit 5 vocab Goverment
Bipartisanship
Budget deficit
Deficit spending
Deregulation
support from both parties for policy, e.g., a bipartisan fore…
results when federal expenditures exceed federal revenues for…
the federal government's practice of spending more money than…
elimination of federal regulations on private companies.
Bipartisanship
support from both parties for policy, e.g., a bipartisan fore…
Budget deficit
results when federal expenditures exceed federal revenues for…
Goverment Unit 2
Federalism
Separation of Powers
Legislative
Executive
Powers are divided and shared between National and State gove…
3 branches, each with their own job
Congress- makes the laws
Presidency- carries out the laws
Federalism
Powers are divided and shared between National and State gove…
Separation of Powers
3 branches, each with their own job
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unit one goverment
Globalization
Government
National Sovereignty
civil liberties
The increase independence of citizens and nations across the…
Legitimate use of force to control human behavior/ organizati…
political entity externaly recognized right to exercise final…
referred to as negative rights freedom guaranteed to citizens
Globalization
The increase independence of citizens and nations across the…
Government
Legitimate use of force to control human behavior/ organizati…
10 terms
Goverment unit 3
Bicameral
Unicameral
Regular session
Special session
A legislature with two houses or chambers, such as Texas's Ho…
A one-house legislature such as the Nebraska legislature
A session of Texas legislature that begins on the second Tues…
A legislative session called by the governor and limited to n…
Bicameral
A legislature with two houses or chambers, such as Texas's Ho…
Unicameral
A one-house legislature such as the Nebraska legislature
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Goverment unit 5
Bicameral
Casework
Census
Cloture
The legislature consisting of two parts
The word that a lawmaker does to help constituents with a pro…
Population count taken by census bureau
Procedure used in the Senate to limit debate on a bill
Bicameral
The legislature consisting of two parts
Casework
The word that a lawmaker does to help constituents with a pro…
Unit one Goverment
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Constitution
Federalist Paper #10
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
The Federalist Paper warning against faction such as interest…
John Locke
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
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GOVERMENT UNIT 5
Closed primary
Open primary
Super tuesday
Electoral college
An election in which voters have to declare which party thry…
Anyone , regardless of which party thry support, can votr in…
The day in which several states have thier primaries
A group of people who elect the president and vice presdent
Closed primary
An election in which voters have to declare which party thry…
Open primary
Anyone , regardless of which party thry support, can votr in…
Unit 3 Vocabulary - Goverment
Amendment Process
Bicameral
Bill
Constituent
The Constitution provides that an amendment may be proposed e…
Having two branches or chambers (2 Houses)
A draft of a proposed law presented to parliament for discuss…
Being a voting member of a community or organization and havi…
Amendment Process
The Constitution provides that an amendment may be proposed e…
Bicameral
Having two branches or chambers (2 Houses)
vocabulary : goverment unit 1
ideology
liberalism
fascism
socialism
An ideology is a set of opinions or beliefs of a group or an…
economics favors a free and open market, without government i…
Fascism is a way of ruling that advocates total control of th…
a variety of social and economic systems characterised by soc…
ideology
An ideology is a set of opinions or beliefs of a group or an…
liberalism
economics favors a free and open market, without government i…
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Goverment Unit 5 Vocab
political party
Platforms
Winner Take All
proportional system
An organization that looks for candidates that agree with the…
Statements of the philosophy and goals of the party for the n…
The one person with the most votes is elected.
People would be elected to legislature based on the proportio…
political party
An organization that looks for candidates that agree with the…
Platforms
Statements of the philosophy and goals of the party for the n…
GOVERMENT UNIT 2
article
amendment
Enumerated powers
Elastic clause
a particular item or object, typically one of a specified type.
a minor change in a document.
are a list of items found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S.…
a statement in the U.S. Constitution granting Congress the po…
article
a particular item or object, typically one of a specified type.
amendment
a minor change in a document.
Unit 1 Goverment
Citizen
Naturalization
Jus soli
Jus sanguins
One who owes allegiance to a nation and is entitled to its pr…
Naturalization is the legal act or process by which a non-cit…
Citizenship determined by place of birth, "law of soil"
Citizenship that is determined by parentage, "law of blood"
Citizen
One who owes allegiance to a nation and is entitled to its pr…
Naturalization
Naturalization is the legal act or process by which a non-cit…
Goverment Chapter 4
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
right to bear arms, each individual DOES NOT have the right t…
No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house,…
This portion of the Constitution guarantees citizens the righ…
1st Amendment
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
2nd Amendment
right to bear arms, each individual DOES NOT have the right t…
Goverment chapter 4
Intersate Compact
extradite
preemption
mandate
the agreement between states and forgien governments
return a fugitive who runs across state lines and back to the…
the federal governments's ability to take over a state govern…
a formal order given by a higher authority
Intersate Compact
the agreement between states and forgien governments
extradite
return a fugitive who runs across state lines and back to the…
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Goverment Unit 1
Goverment
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
institution that makes and enforces laws/rules/public policies
makes laws
execute, enforce and administer laws
interpret laws
Goverment
institution that makes and enforces laws/rules/public policies
Legislative Branch
makes laws
15 terms
Unit 2: Goverment
The Preamble
The Bill of Rights
Legislative Branch
Executive branch
the beginning of Declaration of Independance
written by James Madison
Consist of House of Representatives and The Senate
where the president is
The Preamble
the beginning of Declaration of Independance
The Bill of Rights
written by James Madison
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