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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Reserved Powers
Exclusive Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Those powers that the constitution does not grant to the Nati…
Those powers that can be exercised by the National Government…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Inherent Powers
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government Chapter 4
democracy
due process
Bill of Rights
electoral college
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Certain legal procedures by which the government must abide i…
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (specially t…
The system used to elect the US president; each state has a n…
democracy
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
due process
Certain legal procedures by which the government must abide i…
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American Government Chapter Four
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
those delegated powers of the National government that are sp…
federalism
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government, Chapter 4
Alexander Hamilton
Thomas Jefferson
John Locke
James Madison
primary author of the Federalist Papers
primary author of the Declaration of Independence
originator of social contract theory of government
Father of the Constitution
Alexander Hamilton
primary author of the Federalist Papers
Thomas Jefferson
primary author of the Declaration of Independence
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American Government- Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of powers
Delegated powers
Expressed powers
System of government in which a written constitution divides…
Basic principle of federalism in which governmental powers ar…
Powers granted to the national government by the Constitution…
Delegated powers of the national government that are spelled…
Federalism
System of government in which a written constitution divides…
Division of powers
Basic principle of federalism in which governmental powers ar…
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Chapter 4- American Government
Affirmative Action
Bill of Rights
bill of attainder
Brown v. Board of Education
Government policies or programs that seek to redress past inj…
the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in…
A law that declares a person guilty of a crime without a trial.
the 1954 Supreme Court decision that struck down the "seperat…
Affirmative Action
Government policies or programs that seek to redress past inj…
Bill of Rights
the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in…
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
powers reserved for states
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
speed limit, local government street lights (traffic laws), i…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
powers reserved for states
speed limit, local government street lights (traffic laws), i…
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American Government Chapter 4
Local Government
Legislative Government
Limited Government
House of Burgesses
organized government that provides order and leadership in lo…
a government by elected, representative assembly.
a constitutional principle that limits government to only tho…
the first representative assembly in the New World.
Local Government
organized government that provides order and leadership in lo…
Legislative Government
a government by elected, representative assembly.
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Ch 4 American Government
Federalism
Delegated powers
Expressed powers
Implied powers
One strong central government sharing powers with its weaker…
are delegated to the National Government and are spelled out…
delegated to the National Government and are spelled out or w…
powers not written in the constitution but are reasonably sug…
Federalism
One strong central government sharing powers with its weaker…
Delegated powers
are delegated to the National Government and are spelled out…
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A Beka American Government Chapter 4
Mayflower Compact
royal charters
Confederation
confederacy
the forerunner of the written constitution in America
the documents that laid the foundations for many state govern…
Articles of _______________________ - America's first nationa…
a form of government in which the central government is subor…
Mayflower Compact
the forerunner of the written constitution in America
royal charters
the documents that laid the foundations for many state govern…
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American Government (Targets chapter 4)
pledge allegiance
shape
Declaration of Independence
constitution
love troskap
forme
Uavhengighetserklæring
grunnlov
pledge allegiance
love troskap
shape
forme
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American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government Chapter 4 Definitions
Delegated powers
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Elastic Clause
Constitutional powers granted solely to the federal government.
powers directly stated in the constitution
Powers derived from the enumerated powers and the necessary a…
a statement in the U.S. Constitution (Article I, Section 8) g…
Delegated powers
Constitutional powers granted solely to the federal government.
Expressed powers
powers directly stated in the constitution
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BJU American Government Chapter 4
pluralistic society
democracy
direct democracy
indirect democracy
A society in which differing opinions and parties exist freely
government by the people
majority rules through direct participation
majority rules though elected officials
pluralistic society
A society in which differing opinions and parties exist freely
democracy
government by the people
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government Chapter 4
Agency representation
Apportionment
Cloture
Conference committee
When members of Congress regard their constituents as their b…
Distribution of congressional members in a state.
The vote of 60 to cut off filibuster.
A joint committee made up of members of both the House and th…
Agency representation
When members of Congress regard their constituents as their b…
Apportionment
Distribution of congressional members in a state.
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American Government Chapter 4
enumerated pg. 96
reprieve pg. 96
deport pg. 97
confiscate pg. 99
specified, listed, identified
postponement or delay in the execution of a sentence
to order that one be sent to another country
to take or seize legally
enumerated pg. 96
specified, listed, identified
reprieve pg. 96
postponement or delay in the execution of a sentence
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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american government chapter 4 Bob Jones
Sheriff, bailiff,
Delaware
small states
New Jersey Plan
are terms used in the U.S. that are related to the French inf…
was the first state to ratify the Constitution.
wanted representation in the government to be delegated to an…
promoted strong state powers under the new constitution.
Sheriff, bailiff,
are terms used in the U.S. that are related to the French inf…
Delaware
was the first state to ratify the Constitution.
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Reserved Powers
Exclusive Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Those powers that the constitution does not grant to the Nati…
Those powers that can be exercised by the National Government…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Inherent Powers
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
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American Government: Chapter 4- Definitions
History of Democracy
Characteristics of Democracy
Conditions for Democracy
Democracy
Democratic Developments... The Founders' Contributions ... Democrac…
Majority Rule ... Equality ... Liberty ... Necessity of Compromise ... In…
Opportunity ... Educated Society ... Moral Responsibility
Government by the people
History of Democracy
Democratic Developments... The Founders' Contributions ... Democrac…
Characteristics of Democracy
Majority Rule ... Equality ... Liberty ... Necessity of Compromise ... In…
American Government Chapter 4
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
those delegated powers of the National government that are sp…
federalism
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government Chapter 4
Delegated Powers
Expressed Powers
What are 3 Congress expressed powers?
What are 3 Presidential expressed powe…
Powers granted to the National Government
Powers spelled out in the Constitution
Collect taxes... Coin money ... Regulate foreign commerce
Act as commander and chief... Make treaties... Appoint federal judges
Delegated Powers
Powers granted to the National Government
Expressed Powers
Powers spelled out in the Constitution
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American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government Chapter 4
block grants
State Powers
enabling act
admission
a payment that the federal government distributes to a state…
to regulate trade within the state... to establish local governm…
a federal law that allows the residents of a territory to dra…
legislation that makes the territory a state with status equa…
block grants
a payment that the federal government distributes to a state…
State Powers
to regulate trade within the state... to establish local governm…
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Chapter 4 American Government
Federalism
Division of powers
Delegated powers
Expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principles of federalism; the constitutional provision…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Division of powers
Basic principles of federalism; the constitutional provision…
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American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
Federalism
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
separation of powers between the state and national governments
Specifically granted to the federal government by the Constit…
not specifically mentioned by the Constituiton but suggested…
Federal government has because it is a sovereign country
Federalism
separation of powers between the state and national governments
Expressed Powers
Specifically granted to the federal government by the Constit…
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American Government Chapter 4
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Elastic Clause
Inherent Powers
Powers that are specifically, or expressly, granted to the fe…
Powers that are not expressly given, but are suggested by the…
"Necessary and proper" clause that gives Congress the power t…
Powers that naturally belong to any government or sovereign e…
Expressed Powers
Powers that are specifically, or expressly, granted to the fe…
Implied Powers
Powers that are not expressly given, but are suggested by the…
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American Government Chapter 4
Bill of Rights
civil liberties
Clear and Present Danger Test
due process clasue (of the 14th Amendm…
the first ten amendments to the Consitution. They include suc…
the fundamental individual rights of free society, such as fr…
a test devised by the Supreme Court in 1919 to define the lim…
the clause of the Constitution that has been used by the judi…
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments to the Consitution. They include suc…
civil liberties
the fundamental individual rights of free society, such as fr…
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American Government Chapter 4
When government is split between a nat…
Powers that the government has simply…
Two or more states are allowed to make…
Powers specifically listed in the Cons…
Federalism
inherent powers
interstate compact
expressed powers
When government is split between a nat…
Federalism
Powers that the government has simply…
inherent powers
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American Government Chapter 4
True
Concurrent Powers
States
Asking Congress for permission
-thanT(T or F) The constitutional division of powers is the a…
The powers shared by the National Government and the States a…
The reserved powers found in the Tenth Amendment of the Const…
The process of admitting a new State begins with __________.
True
-thanT(T or F) The constitutional division of powers is the a…
Concurrent Powers
The powers shared by the National Government and the States a…
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American Government Chapter 4
The most common occupation among membe…
The people that a legislator represent…
Super PACs
The number of members each state will…
Lawyer
Constituents
Allow America's millionaires and billionaires to donate unlim…
Is determined by adding the number of representatives in the…
The most common occupation among membe…
Lawyer
The people that a legislator represent…
Constituents
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 4
Federalism
Division of powers
Delegated powers
Expressed Powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
Federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American Government - Chapter 4
Civil liberties
Civil War Amendments
Due process clause
Selective incorporation
Basic political freedoms that protect citizens from the gover…
The thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth amendments to the co…
part of the fourteenth amendment that forbids states form den…
The process through winch the civil liberties granted in the…
Civil liberties
Basic political freedoms that protect citizens from the gover…
Civil War Amendments
The thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth amendments to the co…
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American Government: Chapter 4
Liberalism
Contract Theory
Classical Liberalism
Progressivism
An ideology that regards the individual as a rational being c…
Theory holding that the state gains its legitimacy from the c…
A view, dating for the nineteenth century, that government sh…
An urban reform movement of the late nineteenth and early twe…
Liberalism
An ideology that regards the individual as a rational being c…
Contract Theory
Theory holding that the state gains its legitimacy from the c…
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American Government: Chapter 4
1. Montesquieu believed in separation…
2. Express (enumerated) powers implied…
3. Expressed and implied powers
. Powers granted to the national gover…
How is the movement from the unitary system to federalism sys…
What are the four types of government power created by the U.…
Which of those powers were given to the federal government?
How does Federalist 45 try to argue that reserved powers trum…
1. Montesquieu believed in separation…
How is the movement from the unitary system to federalism sys…
2. Express (enumerated) powers implied…
What are the four types of government power created by the U.…
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American Government Chapter 4
actual malice
arraignment
clear and present danger test
commercial speech
Either knowledge of a defamatory... statement's falsity or a rec…
The fi rst act in a criminal... proceeding, in which the defenda…
The test proposed by Justice Oliver... Wendell Holmes for determ…
Advertising statements, which... increasingly have been given Fi…
actual malice
Either knowledge of a defamatory... statement's falsity or a rec…
arraignment
The fi rst act in a criminal... proceeding, in which the defenda…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Assigning some powers to the federal government and others to…
Those powers granted to the National Government by the consti…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Assigning some powers to the federal government and others to…
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American Government Chapter 4
Look at the history before it
Not too strong, and not too weak but j…
Federalism
Federalism defined
Why Federalism?
A Goldilocks solution?
A kind of compromise between a very strong central government…
Produces a dual system of government
Look at the history before it
Why Federalism?
Not too strong, and not too weak but j…
A Goldilocks solution?
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American Government Chapter 4
Political socialization
agents of socialization
free enterprise system
equality
the process by which an individual acquires attitudes, belief…
Family, Schools, Peers and Workplace, Religious groups, inter…
an economic system in which private business operates in comp…
all men are created equal
Political socialization
the process by which an individual acquires attitudes, belief…
agents of socialization
Family, Schools, Peers and Workplace, Religious groups, inter…
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American Government Chapter 4
Unitary State
New Federalism (Devolution)
Categorical Grants
Dual Federalism
State where the central government is supreme and sub-nationa…
U.S. politics where political powers are reserved for the U.S…
Grants that may be spent only for narrowly defined purposes
A political arrangement in which power is divided between the…
Unitary State
State where the central government is supreme and sub-nationa…
New Federalism (Devolution)
U.S. politics where political powers are reserved for the U.S…
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American Government Chapter 4
Corporate Welfare
Corporate Capitalism
Privileged Position of Business
Subprime Mortgage Lenders
Government subsidies, tax breaks, and tax expenditures that d…
the developed or advanced stage of capitalism in which large…
idea that business has the advantage in most political disput…
Financial institutions that give loans at higher interest rat…
Corporate Welfare
Government subsidies, tax breaks, and tax expenditures that d…
Corporate Capitalism
the developed or advanced stage of capitalism in which large…
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American Government Chapter 4 Vocabulary
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
those powers expressed, implied, or inherent granted to the n…
those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
federalism
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
division of powers
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
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American government chapter 4
tariff
Hayne
Webster (federalists)
Federalists were led by.... and the Re…
tax imposed on a good that is imported from abroad... (south fel…
supported his view of the constitution by describing it as a…
expressed the united states as one and the Constitution did t…
Alexander Hamilton (secretary of treasure)... Thomas Jefferson (…
tariff
tax imposed on a good that is imported from abroad... (south fel…
Hayne
supported his view of the constitution by describing it as a…
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Abeka American Government Chapter 4
Mayflower Compact
charters
Massachusetts
Articles of Confederation
the forerunner of the written constitution in America
documents that emphasized the relationship between the king a…
state that set the precedent for how to enter the Union by ha…
America's first national constitution
Mayflower Compact
the forerunner of the written constitution in America
charters
documents that emphasized the relationship between the king a…
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American Government Chapter 4
Delegated powers
Expressed Powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
granted by Constitution; expressed, implied, and inherent
powers clearly spelled out in the Consititution
found in the Constitution's Elastic Clause
exist because the U.S. is a sovereign state
Delegated powers
granted by Constitution; expressed, implied, and inherent
Expressed Powers
powers clearly spelled out in the Consititution
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american government chapter 4
democracy
due process
bill of rights
electoral college
political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of…
certain legal procedures by which the government must abide i…
a statement of fundamental rights and privaleges
system used to elect the us president; each state has a numbe…
democracy
political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of…
due process
certain legal procedures by which the government must abide i…
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american government chapter 4
what is the bill of rights
What was included in the bill of rights?
What is incorporation of the bill of r…
Bill of Rights Key influences
first 10 amendments in the constitution. it guarantees a pers…
It guarantees a persons freedom and limits government power i…
originally only applied to the federal government, eventually…
Magna Carta 1215... Bill of Rights from 1689... Virginia Declaratio…
what is the bill of rights
first 10 amendments in the constitution. it guarantees a pers…
What was included in the bill of rights?
It guarantees a persons freedom and limits government power i…
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American Government Chapter 4
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Strict Scrutiny
Exclusionary Rule
The protections of citizens from improper governmental action…
The legal or moral claims that citizens are entitled to make…
The most stringent standard of judicial review of a governmen…
The ability of courts to exclude evidence obtained in violati…
Civil Liberties
The protections of citizens from improper governmental action…
Civil Rights
The legal or moral claims that citizens are entitled to make…
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