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AP Government: History of American Government
Why did colonists come to America?
Result of French and Indian War
Stamp Act Congress
First Continental Congress
(1) Religious persecution (2) Land of plenty
"No taxation without representation" demand
First official meeting of the colonists. First step in becomi…
Meeting in response to the intolerable acts. Resolutions were…
Why did colonists come to America?
(1) Religious persecution (2) Land of plenty
Result of French and Indian War
"No taxation without representation" demand
58 terms
AP US Government History
Gitlow vs New York
Near vs Minnesota
Powell v Alabama
When is it constitutional for our gove…
Freedom of speech...... Incorporation ... First case to use to use…
Freedom of Press... Incorporation Cases... the state were no longer…
Right to counsel in capital cases (death penalty cases)... Incor…
1. it has to have a secular purpose and cannot have a religio…
Gitlow vs New York
Freedom of speech...... Incorporation ... First case to use to use…
Near vs Minnesota
Freedom of Press... Incorporation Cases... the state were no longer…
8 terms
AP US History Government
Legislative Branch
House of Representatives
Senate
Executive Branch
-Makes laws... -Congress (House of Representatives and Senate)
-Serve a term of 2 years... -435 members... -Chuck Fleischmann
-Serve a term of 6 years... -2 members from each state for a tot…
-Carries out the law... -President, Vice President, Cabinet
Legislative Branch
-Makes laws... -Congress (House of Representatives and Senate)
House of Representatives
-Serve a term of 2 years... -435 members... -Chuck Fleischmann
28 terms
AP World History - Government
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy (Confederation)
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on a law a…
a system of government in which the state plans and controls…
a union by compact or treaty between states, provinces, or te…
Anarchy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
Commonwealth
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on a law a…
81 terms
AP history government test
Who is the chief executive of the Unit…
What are the three branches of governm…
What is the checks and balances system
What does each of the branch of the US…
The president Barak Obama
Legislative... Executive ... Judicial
It keeps the three branches equal power to each other
Legislative makes laws ... Executive enforces laws ... Judicial int…
Who is the chief executive of the Unit…
The president Barak Obama
What are the three branches of governm…
Legislative... Executive ... Judicial
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AP History Government Definitions
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy(Confederation)
A condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
A nation,state,or other political entity founded on law and u…
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
A union by compact or treaty last between states,provinces,or…
Anarchy
A condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
Commonwealth
A nation,state,or other political entity founded on law and u…
27 terms
Government --AP WORLD HISTORY
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy (confederation)
A condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
A nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
And union by compact or treaty between states, provinces, or…
Anarchy
A condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
Commonwealth
A nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
28 terms
AP World History Governments
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy (Confederation)
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
a system of government in which the state plans and controls…
a union by compact or treaty between states, provinces, or te…
Anarchy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
Commonwealth
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
28 terms
AP World History/Governments
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
a system of government in which the state plans and controls…
a union by compact or treaty between states, provinces, or te…
Anarchy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought abou…
Commonwealth
a nation, state, or other political entity founded on law and…
28 terms
AP World History Government Terms
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
political entity founded on law
factors of production are collectively owned and directed by…
union by compact; central gov with limited powers
Anarchy
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Commonwealth
political entity founded on law
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AP US History - Government Crises
Nullification Crisis
Venezuelan Boundary Dispute
Little Rock Confrontation
Bay of Pigs
1832-1833: Resulted from the passage of the "Tariff of Abomin…
1893-1895: Dispute over the boundary of British Guiana in Sou…
1957: About 10,000 federal troops and 100 paratroopers were u…
1961: The CIA trained men to invade Cuba and overthrow the Co…
Nullification Crisis
1832-1833: Resulted from the passage of the "Tariff of Abomin…
Venezuelan Boundary Dispute
1893-1895: Dispute over the boundary of British Guiana in Sou…
28 terms
AP World History - Government Types
Anarchy
Commonwealth
Communism
Confederacy (Confederation)
Lawlessness because there is no government
United by compact of people for common good
government controls economy; all goods equally shared; classl…
union between states; create a central government with limite…
Anarchy
Lawlessness because there is no government
Commonwealth
United by compact of people for common good
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Ap Government Unit 1
Elite Thoeries
Pluralist Theory
Articles of Confederation
Shays' rebellion
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by farmers in western Massachusetts in 1786-178…
Elite Thoeries
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
Pluralist Theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
23 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…
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…
48 terms
Ap Government Unit 1
Articles of Confederation
Monarchy
Natural Law
Separation of powers
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A doctrine that society should be governed by certain ethical…
A way of dividing the power of government among the legislati…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
321 terms
AP Government Terms Review
Government
Public Goods
Single Issue Group
Linkage Institutions
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, Like Clean Air, that every one must share.
Groups that have a narrow interest, dislike compromise, and d…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, Like Clean Air, that every one must share.
25 terms
AP Government Multiple Choice
C
A
D
E
C
A
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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…
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 3
Necessary and Proper Clause
Nullification
Dual federalism
Unitary System
Section of the Constitution allowing Congress to pass all law…
The doctrine that a state can declare null and void a federal…
Doctrine holding that the national government is supreme in i…
sovereignty is wholly in the hands of the national government
Necessary and Proper Clause
Section of the Constitution allowing Congress to pass all law…
Nullification
The doctrine that a state can declare null and void a federal…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
15 terms
AP Government and Politics: Constitutional History
Unitary Government
Confederate Government
Federal Government
Social Contract
power flows from a central government down to smaller levels…
power rests in the states; national government has powers giv…
power is divided between national and state/local governments…
Idea of John Locke and Thomas Hobbes that men voluntarily agr…
Unitary Government
power flows from a central government down to smaller levels…
Confederate Government
power rests in the states; national government has powers giv…
12 terms
AP World History types of government
Theocracy
Beuracracy
Aristocracy
Monarchy
Priests rule in the name of a god
Ruled by state officials
Ruled by leading family
Rule by king, queen, or emperor
Theocracy
Priests rule in the name of a god
Beuracracy
Ruled by state officials
18 terms
History & Government
Bias
Chronology
Ancient
Anno Domini
an unfair preference for or dislike of something
The sequential order in which past events occur
of or in time long past
A.D. "in the year of our Lord"
Bias
an unfair preference for or dislike of something
Chronology
The sequential order in which past events occur
28 terms
AP U.S History Government
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pueblo Revolts
Joint-stock company
Maryland Act of Toleration
Cause: Spain and Portugal claimed European territories, lead…
1680 Cause:Harsh efforts to Christianize the American Indians…
...
Cause :Catholics emigrated to Maryland but Protestants farmer…
Treaty of Tordesillas
Cause: Spain and Portugal claimed European territories, lead…
Pueblo Revolts
1680 Cause:Harsh efforts to Christianize the American Indians…
319 terms
AP Government Terms Review
Government
Public Goods
Single Issue Group
Linkage Institutions
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, Like Clean Air, that every one must share.
Groups that have a narrow interest, dislike compromise, and d…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, Like Clean Air, that every one must share.
93 terms
AP Government
blanket primaries
coalition
coalition government
closed primaries
elections to select party nominees in which voters are presen…
a group of individuals with a common interest upon which ever…
when two or more parties join together to form a majority in…
election to select party nominees in which only people who ha…
blanket primaries
elections to select party nominees in which voters are presen…
coalition
a group of individuals with a common interest upon which ever…
8 terms
AP World History: Forms Of Government
Empire
Monarchy
Absoulte Monarch
Bureaucracy
An extensive territory under a single government OR sharing a…
Form of government where a single person has sole power; ... pow…
Where a monarch has total power... Ex: Persia (Cyrus the Great)…
Form of government where various departments (or bureaus) car…
Empire
An extensive territory under a single government OR sharing a…
Monarchy
Form of government where a single person has sole power; ... pow…
55 terms
AP Government, Constitution+ Federalism
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
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AP Government Midterm Review
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
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AP Government: Institutions of Government
incumbents
casework
pork barrel
bicameral legislature
people who already hold office; usually win in congressional…
congressional mediator between the people and the government
Money used that is considered wasteful - use earmarks
divided into two houses.US Congress & American State legislat…
incumbents
people who already hold office; usually win in congressional…
casework
congressional mediator between the people and the government
31 terms
AP Government: Interest Groups
K Street
Lobbyist
Interest Group
Solidary Incentives
A shorthand term for Washington lobbyists, derived from the n…
someone who tries to persuade legislators to vote for bills t…
an organization of people sharing a common interest or goal t…
the social rewards (sense of pleasure, status, or companionsh…
K Street
A shorthand term for Washington lobbyists, derived from the n…
Lobbyist
someone who tries to persuade legislators to vote for bills t…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
11 terms
AP Government Latin Terms
Ex post facto
Writ of habeas corpus
Pro tempore
Stare decisis
"After the fact". A law adopted after the act is committed ma…
A court order that requires police to bring a prisoner to cou…
For the time being; temporary
The legal principle of determining present verdicts based on…
Ex post facto
"After the fact". A law adopted after the act is committed ma…
Writ of habeas corpus
A court order that requires police to bring a prisoner to cou…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
33 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
New Kingdom: Egypt
Mayan Empire
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1550-1069 BCE. Egyptian civilization formed after the coutnry…
600 BCE to Present. A meso-american civilization known for ha…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
39 terms
AP World History Primary Governments and Empires
Old Kingdom: Egypt
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
The Middle Kingdom: Egypt
Xia Dynasty
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
2040-1786 BCE. Egypt was re-established under 2 kings, Intef…
1994-1600 BCE. The first dynasty in China. Established by the…
Old Kingdom: Egypt
2686-2181 BCE. The period in which Egypt got its first contin…
Harappa, Mohenjo-Daro
2600-1500 BCE. 2 of the greatest cities of the Indus Valley C…
31 terms
AP Government Unit 1 Vocabulary
Pluralist theory of politics
Hyper-pluralist theory of politics
Elite/class theory of politics
Natural rights
Politics is a competition between groups that each want its o…
Politics is a competition between too many interest groups, a…
Several interest groups (connected to big businesses/corporat…
Inherent rights that are not "given" by the government. Life,…
Pluralist theory of politics
Politics is a competition between groups that each want its o…
Hyper-pluralist theory of politics
Politics is a competition between too many interest groups, a…
9 terms
AP US History -- The First National Government
Articles of Confederation and Perpetua…
Confederation Congress
Lord Dunmore
Ethiopian Regiment
first constitution of the US
governing body under the Articles of Confederation
last royal governor of Virginia who promised freedom to inden…
group of indentured servants and slaves who fought for the Br…
Articles of Confederation and Perpetua…
first constitution of the US
Confederation Congress
governing body under the Articles of Confederation
33 terms
Government Test Review Pre-AP Texas History
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
Rights of a Texas Citizen
writes laws, congress
interprets laws, supreme court
enforces the law, president and vice president
right to petition, freedom of speech, freedom of religion, ri…
Legislative Branch
writes laws, congress
Judicial Branch
interprets laws, supreme court
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