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Glencoe United States Government Democracy in Action Chapter 11
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Litigant
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
Authority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed fro…
A person engaged in a lawsuit.
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
Original Jurisdiction
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
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The Struggle for Democracy Chapter 11
Enumerated powers
Elastic Clause
Bicameral
Delegate
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Article 1 Section 8 of the Constitution, also called the nece…
As applied to a legislative body consisting of two chambers
According to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
Enumerated powers
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Elastic Clause
Article 1 Section 8 of the Constitution, also called the nece…
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Democracy: Chapter 11 Test
the representatives in the House are b…
The house is reapportioned after each
list some of the shared tasks of the h…
a law proposed to raise money, *origin…
state population
census
o Declare war... o Raise an army and/or navy... o Borrow and coin m…
revenue bill
the representatives in the House are b…
state population
The house is reapportioned after each
census
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11. US Government Democracy in Action Chapter 6
Strict constructionist
loose constructionist
necessary and proper clause(elastic cl…
expressed powers
requires a judge to apply the text only as it is spoken. Once…
an advocate of loose construction (as of a statute or constit…
gives congress power to do whatever is "necessary and proper"…
also called enumerated powers, expressed powers of congress t…
Strict constructionist
requires a judge to apply the text only as it is spoken. Once…
loose constructionist
an advocate of loose construction (as of a statute or constit…
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Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Gerrymandering
Casework
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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The American Democracy Chapter 11
incumbent
constituency
pork (pork-barrel spending)
service strategy
The current holder of a particular public office
The people residing within the geographical area represented…
Spending whose tangible benefits are targeted at a particular…
Use of personal staff by members of Congress to perform servi…
incumbent
The current holder of a particular public office
constituency
The people residing within the geographical area represented…
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Glencoe United States Government Democracy in Action Chapter 11
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Litigant
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
Authority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed fro…
A person engaged in a lawsuit.
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
Original Jurisdiction
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
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The Challenge of Democracy: Chapter 11
standing committee
majority leader
oversight
cloture
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
the head of the majority party in the Senate; 2nd highest ran…
A process that committees use to review the operations of an…
The method of ending a filibuster; takes a vote from 60 senat…
standing committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
majority leader
the head of the majority party in the Senate; 2nd highest ran…
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The American Democracy Chapter 11
incumbent
constituency
pork (pork-barrel spending)
service strategy
The current holder of a particular public office
The current holder of a particular public office
Spending whose tangible benefits are targeted at a particular…
Use of personal staff by members of Congress to perform servi…
incumbent
The current holder of a particular public office
constituency
The current holder of a particular public office
CIS Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Gerrymandering
Casework
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
The Challenge of Democracy: American Government in Global Politics, 13th Edition CHAPTER 11
casework
cloture
conference committee
constituents
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
The mechanism by which a filibuster is cut off in the Senate.
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
People who live and vote in a government official's district…
casework
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
cloture
The mechanism by which a filibuster is cut off in the Senate.
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Incumbent
Gerrymandering
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
A current officeholder.
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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Democracy Chapter 11 Vocab
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Gerrymandering
Casework
Redistribution of representative among the states, based on p…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representative among the states, based on p…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Standing Committee
Joint Committee
Select Committee
Conference Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
A temporary congressional committee created for a specific pu…
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
Standing Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
Joint Committee
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
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The American Democracy Chapter 11 vocab
Incumbent
Constituency
Pork (pork-barrel) spending
Service strategy
The current holder of a particular public office.
The people residing within the geographical area represented…
Spending whose tangible benefits are targeted at a particular…
Use of personal staff by members of Congress to perform servi…
Incumbent
The current holder of a particular public office.
Constituency
The people residing within the geographical area represented…
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The Struggle for Democracy Chapter 11
Enumerated Powers
Elastic Clause
Bicameral
Delegate
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, also called the ne…
As applied to a legislative body, consisting of two houses or…
According to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
Enumerated Powers
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Elastic Clause
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, also called the ne…
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Gateways to Democracy - Chapter 11
Appropriate
Authorize
Bicameral
Cloture
Allocate a set amount of federal dollars for a specific progr…
congress's power to create a federal program or agency and se…
A legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
a vote that can stop a filibuster and bring debate on a bill…
Appropriate
Allocate a set amount of federal dollars for a specific progr…
Authorize
congress's power to create a federal program or agency and se…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Standing Committee
Joint Committee
Select Committee
Conference Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
A temporary congressional committee created for a specific pu…
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
Standing Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
Joint Committee
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
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Democracy Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Gerrymandering
Casework
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Standing Committee
Joint Committee
Select Committee
Conference Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
A temporary congressional committee created for a specific pu…
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
Standing Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
Joint Committee
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
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Glencoe United States Government Democracy in Action: Chapter 11 Rev
Both state and federal court jurisdict…
Bankruptcy jurisdiction
Deals with tarriffs
Help Congress exercise it's power
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Federal Courts
US Court of International Trade
Legislative Courts
Both state and federal court jurisdict…
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Bankruptcy jurisdiction
Federal Courts
Dynamics of Democracy Chapter 11
Bicameral Legislature
Turnover
Reapprotionment
Standing Committee
A legislature with two houses- such as the House and the Sena…
Change in membership of Congress between elections.
The redistribution of seats in the House of Representatives a…
A permanent committee in Congress with jurisdiction over a sp…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature with two houses- such as the House and the Sena…
Turnover
Change in membership of Congress between elections.
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Democracy Chapter 11 Vocab
Casework
Cloture
Conference Committee
Constituents
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
The mechanism by which a filibuster is cut off in the Senate.
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
People who live and vote in a government official's district…
Casework
Solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
Cloture
The mechanism by which a filibuster is cut off in the Senate.
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Glencoe United States Government Democracy in Action Chapter 11
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Litigant
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
Authority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed fro…
A person engaged in a lawsuit.
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Authority shared by both federal and state courts..
Original Jurisdiction
The authority of a trial court to be first to hear a case.
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Impeachment
Reapportionment
Incumbent
Redistricting
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
A current officeholder.
Redistricting is the process of drawing United States elector…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
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chapter 11 the growth of democracy
Whigs
Bank war
Specie Circular
Indian Removal act
the name used for advocates of colonial resistance to British…
the political struggle between president andrew jackson and t…
Proclamation issued by President andrew jackson in 1836 stipu…
president andrew jackson's measure that allowed state offical…
Whigs
the name used for advocates of colonial resistance to British…
Bank war
the political struggle between president andrew jackson and t…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Incumbent
Gerrymanding
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
A current officeholder.... -Congressional elections are held eve…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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Democracy Chapter 11 vocal
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Gerrymandering
Casework
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason ,b…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Solving problems for constituents, especially problem involvi…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason ,b…
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Chapter 11 (Jackson Democracy)
Jacksonian Democracy
nominating convention
Tariff of 1828
Indian Removal Act
Second Party System toward greater democracy for the common m…
Is a political convention held every four years in the United…
Was a protective tariff passed by the Congress of the United…
Was signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 18…
Jacksonian Democracy
Second Party System toward greater democracy for the common m…
nominating convention
Is a political convention held every four years in the United…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Incumbent
Gerrymanding
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
A current officeholder.... -Congressional elections are held eve…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
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Chapter 11 Jacksonian Democracy
Andrew Jackson
John Quincy Adams
Majority
Selects
Democratic Rebuplican canidate running for president in 1824,…
Candidate running for president in 1824, son of John Adams-po…
More than half
Choose
Andrew Jackson
Democratic Rebuplican canidate running for president in 1824,…
John Quincy Adams
Candidate running for president in 1824, son of John Adams-po…
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Gateways to Democracy - Chapter 11
Appropriate
Authorize
Bicameral
Cloture
Allocate a set amount of federal dollars for a specific progr…
congress's power to create a federal program or agency and se…
A legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
a vote that can stop a filibuster and bring debate on a bill…
Appropriate
Allocate a set amount of federal dollars for a specific progr…
Authorize
congress's power to create a federal program or agency and se…
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The Struggle for Democracy Chapter 11
Enumerated Powers
Elastic Clause
Bicameral
Delegate
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, also called the ne…
As applied to a legislative body, consisting of two houses or…
According to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
Enumerated Powers
Powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
Elastic Clause
Article I, Section 8, of the Constitution, also called the ne…
Chapter 11 -The Rise of Democracy
America did not develop the class dist…
Equality of opportunity did not always…
In a close election, John Quincy Adams…
The election was decided by
- European Nations
- Equality of wealth
- Elected in 1824
- The House of Representatives
America did not develop the class dist…
- European Nations
Equality of opportunity did not always…
- Equality of wealth
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Chapter 11-Mass Society and Democracy (Lesson 4)
modernism
pyschoanalysis
Social Darwinism
pogroms
a movement in which writers and artists between 1870 and 1914…
therapist and patient deeply probe into a patients memory
theory that natural selection could be applied to human socie…
the organized massacre of a minority group, especially Jews
modernism
a movement in which writers and artists between 1870 and 1914…
pyschoanalysis
therapist and patient deeply probe into a patients memory
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chapter 11: the growth of democracy
Albany Regency
democrats
nullification crisis
Indian removal act
the tightly disciplined state political machine built by Mart…
political party formed in the 1820s under the leadership of A…
sectional crisis in the early 1830s in which a states' rights…
president Andrew Jackson's measure that allowed state officia…
Albany Regency
the tightly disciplined state political machine built by Mart…
democrats
political party formed in the 1820s under the leadership of A…
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Government Alive! Chapter 11
Constituent
Pork
Standing Committee
Subcommittee
A person who lives in a electoral district and is represented…
Publicly funded projects secured by legislators to benefit th…
A permanent committee of legislators from either the House or…
A small legislative committee within a larger, standing commi…
Constituent
A person who lives in a electoral district and is represented…
Pork
Publicly funded projects secured by legislators to benefit th…
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Chapter 11-1: Jacksonian Democracy
favorite son
majority
plurality
mudslinging
candidates with the support of their home state
more than half
the largest single share
using insults and accusations to ruin an opponent's reputation
favorite son
candidates with the support of their home state
majority
more than half
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HOA Chapter 11: The Rise of Democracy (1824-1840)
"corrupt bargain"
National Republican Party
Whig Party
Democratic Party
a political scandal that arose when the Speaker of the House,…
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
an American political party formed in the 1830s to oppose Pre…
a political party formed by supporters of Andrew Jackson afte…
"corrupt bargain"
a political scandal that arose when the Speaker of the House,…
National Republican Party
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
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Government Alive! Chapter 11
Constituent
Pork
Standing Committee
Subcommittee
A person who lives in a electoral district and is represented…
Publicly funded projects secured by legislators to benefit th…
A permanent committee of legislators from either the House or…
A small legislative committee within a larger, standing commi…
Constituent
A person who lives in a electoral district and is represented…
Pork
Publicly funded projects secured by legislators to benefit th…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11 Vocab
reapportionment
impeachment
incumbent
gerrymandering
redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
the formal charging of a gov official with "treason, bribery,…
a current office holder
redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
reapportionment
redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
impeachment
the formal charging of a gov official with "treason, bribery,…
24 terms
The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Reapportionment
Impeachment
Incumbent
Gerrymanding
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
A current officeholder.... -Congressional elections are held eve…
Redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
Impeachment
The formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
28 terms
HOA Chapter 11: The Rise of Democracy (1824-1840)
"corrupt bargain"
National Republican Party
Whig Party
Democratic Party
a political scandal that arose when the Speaker of the House,…
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
an American political party formed in the 1830s to oppose Pre…
a political party formed by supporters of Andrew Jackson afte…
"corrupt bargain"
a political scandal that arose when the Speaker of the House,…
National Republican Party
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
Standing Committee
Joint Committee
Select Committee
Conference Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
A temporary congressional committee created for a specific pu…
A temporary committee created to work out differences between…
Standing Committee
A permanent congressional committee that specializes in a par…
Joint Committee
A committee made up of members of both the House and the Sena…
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Chapter 11: Jeffersonian Democracy
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
Napoleon Bonaparte
Toussaint l'Ouverture
Democratic-Republican, believed that the future of the U.S. l…
- 828,000 square miles of land for 15 million dollars from Na…
leader of new republic of France... gave America Louisiana Purch…
- led a group of angry ex-slaves against French troops in San…
Thomas Jefferson
Democratic-Republican, believed that the future of the U.S. l…
Louisiana Purchase
- 828,000 square miles of land for 15 million dollars from Na…
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The Struggle for Democracy Chapter 11
elastic clause
delegate
trustee
descriptive representation
also called the necessary and proper clause, gives Congress t…
according to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
an elected representative who believes that his or her own be…
sometimes called statistical representation, the degree to wh…
elastic clause
also called the necessary and proper clause, gives Congress t…
delegate
according to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
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the enduring democracy chapter 11
interest group
pluralism
majoritarianism
Social Movement
Organization of people with shared goals that tries to influe…
Theory that public policy largely results from a variety of i…
Theory that public policy is a product of what majorities of…
Large informal grouping of individuals and/or organizations f…
interest group
Organization of people with shared goals that tries to influe…
pluralism
Theory that public policy largely results from a variety of i…
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The Challenge of Democracy Chapter 11
reapportionment
impeachment
gerrymandering
casework
redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
the formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
redrawing a congressional district to intentionally benefit o…
solving problems for constituents, especially problems involv…
reapportionment
redistribution of representatives among the states, based on…
impeachment
the formal charging of a government official with "treason, b…
24 terms
The Challenge of Democracy - Chapter 11
stare decisis
amicus curiae brief
appellate jurisdiction
argument
Literally, "let the decision stand"; decision making accordin…
A brief filed (with the permission of the court) by an indivi…
The authority of a court to hear cases that have been tried,…
The heart of a judicial opinion; its logical content separate…
stare decisis
Literally, "let the decision stand"; decision making accordin…
amicus curiae brief
A brief filed (with the permission of the court) by an indivi…
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Chapter 11 The New American Democracy
professional legislature
incumbent
reapportionment
redistricting
legislature whose members serve full-time and for long periods.
The current holder of a particular public office
The allocation of House seats to the states after each decenn…
Drawing new boundaries of congressional districts, usually af…
professional legislature
legislature whose members serve full-time and for long periods.
incumbent
The current holder of a particular public office
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