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Government 2
suffrage
abolitionist
fugitive
compromise
the right to vote
a person who wanted to end slavery
a person who has escaped or is hiding to get away from arrest…
an agreement where two or more sides give up some of what it…
suffrage
the right to vote
abolitionist
a person who wanted to end slavery
Government #2
government
local goverment
state government
Constitution
a system of laws and leaders that helps keep people safe and…
...
the government of one of the fifty states
a written plan for government
government
a system of laws and leaders that helps keep people safe and…
local goverment
...
10 terms
Government-2
parliament
monarchy
republic
federation
the highest power
a government with a king, queen, or emperor
the president and other representatives are elected by the pe…
central government but independence in inside events
parliament
the highest power
monarchy
a government with a king, queen, or emperor
7 terms
Government 2.4-2.5
Economic System
Market
Free enterprise system
Capitalism
A way of organizing the production and consumption of goods a…
Any place or situation in which people buy or sell goods and…
An economic system that relies on the profit motive, economic…
An economic system in which individual investors, or capitali…
Economic System
A way of organizing the production and consumption of goods a…
Market
Any place or situation in which people buy or sell goods and…
Government 2
Gerrymandering
Partisan Gerrymandering
Incumbent gerrymandering
Racial gerrymandering
occurs when politicians deliberately draw congressional distr…
takes place when state legislators draw district lines to gua…
takes place when state legislators draw district lines in a w…
takes place when state legislators draw district lines in a w…
Gerrymandering
occurs when politicians deliberately draw congressional distr…
Partisan Gerrymandering
takes place when state legislators draw district lines to gua…
46 terms
Government #2
Reasons for rising costs of state and…
Examples of non-taxed revenues
Give 2 examples of state government op…
List 4 reasons for our debt today
inflation, people demand more services
passport fees, copy rights and patents, leasing government la…
ND- flour... SD- cement
wars, depression, foreign aid, welfare
Reasons for rising costs of state and…
inflation, people demand more services
Examples of non-taxed revenues
passport fees, copy rights and patents, leasing government la…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
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Government Chapter 2.1-2.2
Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarchy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
Government #2
compensation
controversial
deprived
guarantee
payment given to someone to make up for loss or injury
when many people have strong opinions on a subject, causing d…
to withhold or take away something
to make something sure/certain
compensation
payment given to someone to make up for loss or injury
controversial
when many people have strong opinions on a subject, causing d…
5 terms
Government 8.1-8.2
Political party
Interest group
Platform
Two-party system
An organization that seeks to achieve power by electing its m…
Any organized group whose members share a common goal and try…
A political party's statement of principles and objectives. T…
A political system in which two parties dominate the electora…
Political party
An organization that seeks to achieve power by electing its m…
Interest group
Any organized group whose members share a common goal and try…
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
5 terms
Government 16.1-16.2
Misdemeanor
Felony
Capital crimes
Procedural due process
A minor crime, typically punishable by a fine or no more than…
A serious crime that is usually punishable by more than one y…
A felony punishable by death.
The principle that the procedures followed by the government…
Misdemeanor
A minor crime, typically punishable by a fine or no more than…
Felony
A serious crime that is usually punishable by more than one y…
8 terms
government 2
- What three ideas about government di…
Describe how the British governed the…
- What was the colonists' response to…
- What were the common features of the…
Ordered, Limited, and Representative Government.
a. Salutary Neglect.... b. Tried to tax, then take direct control.
Boycotts, then the start of rebellion.
Popular Sovereignty, Bill of Rights, Limited and Representati…
- What three ideas about government di…
Ordered, Limited, and Representative Government.
Describe how the British governed the…
a. Salutary Neglect.... b. Tried to tax, then take direct control.
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American Government- Chapter 2
Anti-Federalists
Articles of Confederation
Bicameral
Charter
Those persons who opposed the ratification of the Constitutio…
Plan of government adopted by the continental congress after…
An adjective describing a legislative body composed of two br…
A city's basic law, its constitution; a written grant of auth…
Anti-Federalists
Those persons who opposed the ratification of the Constitutio…
Articles of Confederation
Plan of government adopted by the continental congress after…
19 terms
Government 2.2
anti-federalists
Federalists
Connecticut Compromise (Great Compromi…
levy taxes, enforce laws, regulate trade
those who opposed the ratification of the Constitution.
those who favored the ratification of the constitution. Inclu…
plan proposed by Roger Sherman at the Constitutional conventi…
powers denied to the national government under the articles o…
anti-federalists
those who opposed the ratification of the Constitution.
Federalists
those who favored the ratification of the constitution. Inclu…
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Government 3.1-3.2
Representative government
Rule of Law
Limited government
Individual rights
A political system in which power is exercised by elected lea…
The principle that government is based on clear and fairly en…
A political system in which the powers exercised by the gover…
The rights and liberties that can be claimed by individuals b…
Representative government
A political system in which power is exercised by elected lea…
Rule of Law
The principle that government is based on clear and fairly en…
42 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shay's Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
28 terms
CE.2 Foundations of Government
consent of the governed
limited government
rule of law
democracy
people are the source of any and all governemental power
government is not all-powerful and may only do the things peo…
the government and those who govern are bound by the law
system of government where the people rule
consent of the governed
people are the source of any and all governemental power
limited government
government is not all-powerful and may only do the things peo…
Government 2
Executive Branch
Congress
Checks and Balances
Citizen
Branch of government that enforces the laws
the branch of government having the power to make laws
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Someone who is legally considered to be a member of a country.
Executive Branch
Branch of government that enforces the laws
Congress
the branch of government having the power to make laws
11 terms
Government 2
Minority
Campaign
Ballot
Natural Rights
Less than half
To actively try to persuade people to vote
A piece of paper on which a person votes
Life, liberty, and property
Minority
Less than half
Campaign
To actively try to persuade people to vote
10 terms
government 2
Constitution
The Preamble
We The People
Article I
A nations highest law
the introduction of the constitution
giving the power to the people
makes laws ,congress, Senet and house of rep
Constitution
A nations highest law
The Preamble
the introduction of the constitution
47 terms
Unit 2 - Government
Amendment
Bicameral
Budget
Check and Balances
An addition to a formal document such as a constitution. Also…
Composed of two legislative chambers or branches (House of Re…
A financial plan based on expected earnings and proposals for…
A system whereby each branch of government has the ability to…
Amendment
An addition to a formal document such as a constitution. Also…
Bicameral
Composed of two legislative chambers or branches (House of Re…
12 terms
Government #2
Government
Legislative
Senate
House of Representatives
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
Branch of government that makes the laws
A council of representatives
435 members... Leader is called the Speaker of the House
Government
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
Legislative
Branch of government that makes the laws
Government 2
Explains why the Constitution was writ…
An Article covers a certain topic. Mos…
Popular Sovereignty; Ex. Government is…
It has been altered through formal and…
Why was the preamble added to the Constitution
What's the difference between an article and an amendment?
What are the "Big 6"?
Why is the Constitution referred to as a "flexible document?"
Explains why the Constitution was writ…
Why was the preamble added to the Constitution
An Article covers a certain topic. Mos…
What's the difference between an article and an amendment?
10 terms
Government 2
Conservative
Liberal
Reactionary
Radical
Generally Tending toward preserving traditional ways, if ther…
Generally tending toward a new way
Ultraconservative wants dramatic change to a past way, willin…
Ultraliberal, wants dramatic changes to a new way, willing to…
Conservative
Generally Tending toward preserving traditional ways, if ther…
Liberal
Generally tending toward a new way
Government 2
Conservative
Liberal
Reactionary
Radical
Generally Tending toward preserving traditional ways, if ther…
Generally tending toward a new way
Ultraconservative wants dramatic change to a past way, willin…
Ultraliberal, wants dramatic changes to a new way, willing to…
Conservative
Generally Tending toward preserving traditional ways, if ther…
Liberal
Generally tending toward a new way
12 terms
Government Chapter 2
unicameral
revenue
ordinance
embargo
a single-chamber legislature
money a government collects from taxes or other sources
a law
an agreement prohibiting trade
unicameral
a single-chamber legislature
revenue
money a government collects from taxes or other sources
15 terms
Government 1.2
confederacy
constitution
federal system
unitary system
a loose union of states with a weak national government
a plan for the rules of government
a government with a division of power between more than one l…
a government with only one level
confederacy
a loose union of states with a weak national government
constitution
a plan for the rules of government
Government 2
bill
ballot
election
monument
In government, it is an idea that is introduced when a member…
A ticket or electronic submission that allows people to vote
The act of selecting someone or something
A building, statue, etc., that honors a person or event
bill
In government, it is an idea that is introduced when a member…
ballot
A ticket or electronic submission that allows people to vote
14 terms
Government 2
Government
Democracy (democratic)
Federal (federation)
Unitary (the national gov't has all th…
A body woth the authority to make laws
Gov't where people hold the power (voting)
When power to rule is divided between national gov't and stat…
When power to rule the country is not shared. The national go…
Government
A body woth the authority to make laws
Democracy (democratic)
Gov't where people hold the power (voting)
23 terms
Government 2
Limited Government
Representative government
Separation of Powers
Magna Carta
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
The division of power among the legislative, executive, and j…
The idea that government was not all-powerful and a charter t…
Limited Government
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
Representative government
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
Government 2 and Government 3
Political Party
Interest Group
Survey
Research data
...
...
...
...
Political Party
...
Interest Group
...
34 terms
Government 2
State of Nature
Natural Rights
Equality
Sovereignty
The basis of natural rights philosophy; a state of nature is…
Life, Liberty, and Property
parity
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
State of Nature
The basis of natural rights philosophy; a state of nature is…
Natural Rights
Life, Liberty, and Property
Government 2
Executive Branch
Congress
Checks and Balances
Citizen
Branch of government that enforces the laws
the national legislative body of the U.S.A
A major principle of the American system of government. A sys…
Someone who is legally considered to be a member of a country.
Executive Branch
Branch of government that enforces the laws
Congress
the national legislative body of the U.S.A
2 - Origins of American Government
Limited Government
Representative Government
Magna Carta (1215)
English Bill of Rights (1689)
Government should not be all powerful
A government that serves the will of the people
Gave British noblemen certain rights. Rights: Trial by jury.…
Increased British rights and expanded them to more people. Ri…
Limited Government
Government should not be all powerful
Representative Government
A government that serves the will of the people
50 terms
Government 2
Subpoena
Appeal
Segregation
Affirmative action
Legal document requiring someone to appear incourt to testify
Asking a higher court to review the outcome of a lower courts…
To separate into groups based on certain characteristics
Policies created by the government to reverse the effects of…
Subpoena
Legal document requiring someone to appear incourt to testify
Appeal
Asking a higher court to review the outcome of a lower courts…
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Dudley AP Government 2
Natural law
Separation of powers
Checks and balances
Autocracy
God's or nature's law that defines right from wrong and is hi…
Constitutional division of government among the legislative,…
Constitutional grant of powers that enables each of the three…
A type of government in which one person with unlimited power…
Natural law
God's or nature's law that defines right from wrong and is hi…
Separation of powers
Constitutional division of government among the legislative,…
Government. 2
Capitalism
Socialism
Father of Communism
Features of the articles
Free market
Gov owns the basic means of production, distributes profit
Karl Marx
Weak national ... One brand of gov ... Unicameral ... One vote for state
Capitalism
Free market
Socialism
Gov owns the basic means of production, distributes profit
29 terms
government 2
How are states represented in the Hous…
How are states represented in the Sena…
What is a special session and why are…
Why are seats in Congress reapportione…
Every 10 years they are apportioned to each state, based on p…
In the Senate, the states are represented equally, two Senato…
A legislative session called by the governor that addresses a…
The National Census is taken every 10 years. Congressional se…
How are states represented in the Hous…
Every 10 years they are apportioned to each state, based on p…
How are states represented in the Sena…
In the Senate, the states are represented equally, two Senato…
49 terms
Government 2
Amendment 1
Amendment 2
Amendment 3
Amendment 4
SPPAR- speech, press, petition, assemble, religion
Rights to bear arms (carry guns)
Housing of soldiers
Search and arrest warrants
Amendment 1
SPPAR- speech, press, petition, assemble, religion
Amendment 2
Rights to bear arms (carry guns)
259 terms
government 2
article IV of the constitution obligat…
article 4 was written in the u.s. cons…
what part of articles IV of the consti…
a citizen of missouri traveling to new…
privileges and immunities
false
full faith and credit
privileges and immunities
article IV of the constitution obligat…
privileges and immunities
article 4 was written in the u.s. cons…
false
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Government 2 Foundations of Government Vocabulary
dictator
democracy
direct democracy
representative democracy
A person who rules with complete and absolute power
The people of a nation either rule directly or elect official…
All voters in a community meet in one place to make laws and…
The people elect representatives to carry on the work of gove…
dictator
A person who rules with complete and absolute power
democracy
The people of a nation either rule directly or elect official…
government 2
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Public Policy
Branch of government with the power to execute, enforce, and…
Branch of government responsible for making laws and framing…
Branch of government responsible for interpreting the laws, d…
Goals that the government pursues in the many areas of human…
Executive Branch
Branch of government with the power to execute, enforce, and…
Legislative Branch
Branch of government responsible for making laws and framing…
20 terms
Foundations in Government #2
Constituent
Magistrate
Mayflower Compact
Suffrage
being a voting member of a community or organization and havi…
a civil officer or lay judge who administers the law, especia…
The Mayflower Compact was the first governing document of Ply…
The right to vote in political elections.
Constituent
being a voting member of a community or organization and havi…
Magistrate
a civil officer or lay judge who administers the law, especia…
10 terms
US Government Ch. 2
Framers
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Great Compromise
55 delegates of that wrote the Constitution and the Declarati…
Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in whic…
New Jersey delegate William Paterson's plan of government, in…
Compromise made by Constitutional Convention in which states…
Framers
55 delegates of that wrote the Constitution and the Declarati…
Virginia Plan
Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in whic…
30 terms
Government 2
blue collar crime
issue ownership
priming
spreading activism
tv and later the internet are visual platforms -this crime ma…
because the two parties have grown distinct, we have come to…
extent to which stimulus (ex: news) affects the way we look a…
some things are linked; if you prime one construct you are im…
blue collar crime
tv and later the internet are visual platforms -this crime ma…
issue ownership
because the two parties have grown distinct, we have come to…
30 terms
American Government (Topic 2)
Limited Government
Representative Government
Magna Carta
Due Process
basic principle of the American system of government which st…
system of government in which public policies are made by off…
Great Charter forced upon King John of England by his barons…
concept that holds that the government must act fairly and in…
Limited Government
basic principle of the American system of government which st…
Representative Government
system of government in which public policies are made by off…
36 terms
Government 2
Civil liberties
Barron v baltimore
establishment clause
free exercise of religion
the freedoms and protections against arbitrary governmental a…
1833 supreme court case that explicitly confirmed the bill of…
A clause in the first amendment of the constitution that stat…
First amendment guarantee that individuals are free to choose…
Civil liberties
the freedoms and protections against arbitrary governmental a…
Barron v baltimore
1833 supreme court case that explicitly confirmed the bill of…
Government 2
Bicameral
Veto
Amendment
Impeach
2 chambers; Congress has the Senate and the House of Represen…
Chief executive's power to reject a bill passed by a legislat…
A change to the Constitution
To accuse government officials of misconduct in office
Bicameral
2 chambers; Congress has the Senate and the House of Represen…
Veto
Chief executive's power to reject a bill passed by a legislat…
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