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Chapter 11.1 Government
What four things can Congress not do?
What are three types of power Congress…
How many powers are given to Congress?
Define "commerce power"
1. Cannot create a national public school system... 2. Require p…
1. Expressed powers... 2. Implied powers... 3. Inherent powers
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The power of Congress to regulate trade.
What four things can Congress not do?
1. Cannot create a national public school system... 2. Require p…
What are three types of power Congress…
1. Expressed powers... 2. Implied powers... 3. Inherent powers
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government: chapter 11
limited and federal
congressional powers
delegate
strict construction
the U.S. government is both _______ and _______
expressed, implied, and inherent
i.e., congressional powers are...
would limit congress to the excercise of those powers which a…
limited and federal
the U.S. government is both _______ and _______
congressional powers
expressed, implied, and inherent
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Chapter 11 Campaigns and Elections (Government)
Nomination
Self-nomination
Ballot
Petition
The act of officially naming a candidate.
Declaring that you are running for office.
A choice that is made by voting.
A formal message requesting something that is submitted to an…
Nomination
The act of officially naming a candidate.
Self-nomination
Declaring that you are running for office.
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Chapter 11 Government
Strict
Liberal
Major proponent: strict
Major proponent: liberal
narrow, literal interpretation of government
one who argues a broad interpretation of the provisions of th…
Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamiliton
Strict
narrow, literal interpretation of government
Liberal
one who argues a broad interpretation of the provisions of th…
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Government Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Explicitly, in its specific wording
By reasonable deduction from the expressed powers
By creating a national government for the US
Led by Thomas Jefferson, continued to argue the anti-federali…
Expressed Powers
Explicitly, in its specific wording
Implied Powers
By reasonable deduction from the expressed powers
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Government Chapter 11
artisan polarization
movement of legislation through congress
gridlock
Congerss
-the differences between the parties in congress
-slow ... -Madisonian system of separation of powers and checks…
-the inability o compromise and make important policy decisions
-central policymaking branch and principal representative bra…
artisan polarization
-the differences between the parties in congress
movement of legislation through congress
-slow ... -Madisonian system of separation of powers and checks…
Government Chapter 11
appropriate
necessary and proper clause
doctrine
naturalization
assign to a particular use
constitutional clause that gives congress the power to make a…
a principle or fundamental policy
process by which citizens of 1 country become citizens of ano…
appropriate
assign to a particular use
necessary and proper clause
constitutional clause that gives congress the power to make a…
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Government Chapter 11
public opinion
George Gallup
straw poll
Political socialization
what the public thinks about a particular issue of set of iss…
an Iowan who is considered the founder of modern-day polling;…
unscientific surveys used to gauge public opinion on a variet…
the process through which an individual acquires particular p…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue of set of iss…
George Gallup
an Iowan who is considered the founder of modern-day polling;…
Government Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Bully Pulpit
Chief of Staff
Commander in Chief
Entitlement Programs
Nickname for the power of the president to use the attention…
Person who coordinates and oversees interactions among the pr…
Leader of the armed forces of the US.
Federal programs, such as Social Security, Medicare, or Medic…
Bully Pulpit
Nickname for the power of the president to use the attention…
Chief of Staff
Person who coordinates and oversees interactions among the pr…
Chapter 11 government
Political party
Political machine
Candidate centered politics
Party realignment
An organized group with shared goals and ideals that joins to…
A party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
Politics that focus on the candidates, their particular issue…
Dramatic shifts in partisan preferences that drastically alte…
Political party
An organized group with shared goals and ideals that joins to…
Political machine
A party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
Government Chapter 11 Terms and Vocabulary
1. constituent
2. Pork
3. Standing committee
4. Joint committee
person who lives in electoral district and represented by an…
public funded projects by legislators to benefit home distric…
legislators from house or senate helping foreign affairs or a…
legislators from house or senate & deals with common interest.
1. constituent
person who lives in electoral district and represented by an…
2. Pork
public funded projects by legislators to benefit home distric…
Government chapter 11
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
Commerce power
Those delegates powers of the national government that are sp…
Those delegates powers of the national government that are su…
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegates to the…
Exclusive power of congress to regulate interstate and foreig…
Expressed powers
Those delegates powers of the national government that are sp…
Implied powers
Those delegates powers of the national government that are su…
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AP Government Wilson Chapter 11 Interest Groups
cue (political)
direct mail
Federal Regulation of Lobbying Act of…
ideological interest group
A signal, frequently provided by interest groups, that tells…
A mailing from an interest group focused at a specialized aud…
A law which required groups and individuals seeking to influe…
An organization that attracts members by appealing to their i…
cue (political)
A signal, frequently provided by interest groups, that tells…
direct mail
A mailing from an interest group focused at a specialized aud…
Chapter 11-Government
expressed powers
implied powers
inherent powers
commerce power
those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
those delegated powers of the national government that are su…
powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
exclusive power of congress to regulate interstate and foreig…
expressed powers
those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
implied powers
those delegated powers of the national government that are su…
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AP Government Chapter 11: Congress
Constituents
Reapportionment
Redistricting
Gerrymandering
The residents of a congressional district or state.
The assigning by Congress of congressional seats after each c…
The redrawing of congressional and other legislative district…
The drawing of legislative district boundaries to benefit a p…
Constituents
The residents of a congressional district or state.
Reapportionment
The assigning by Congress of congressional seats after each c…
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Government Chapter 11 Vocab
Prejudice
Racism
Reservation
Japanese American internment
a negative opinion formed w/o just grounds; usually against a…
discrimination and unfair treatment based on race
an area of public land set aside by the government for Native…
order that required all people of Japanese people on the West…
Prejudice
a negative opinion formed w/o just grounds; usually against a…
Racism
discrimination and unfair treatment based on race
Government Vocab Chapter 11
Earmark
Ideological Interest group
Incentive
Interest Group
A measure that appropriates money for a project in a specific…
Political organizations that attract members by appealing to…
Something of value one cannot get without joining an organiza…
organization of people with shared policy goals entering the…
Earmark
A measure that appropriates money for a project in a specific…
Ideological Interest group
Political organizations that attract members by appealing to…
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Government Chapter 11
bill
cloture
conference comitee
fillibuster
proposed legislative act. anyone can come up with a bill
limits debate to 30hours
formed temp. for sole purpose of handing a particular bill, m…
procedural tactic where by a minority of senators can block a…
bill
proposed legislative act. anyone can come up with a bill
cloture
limits debate to 30hours
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Shores of Hope- American Government- Chapter 11
Strict constructionists
Liberal constructionists
Consensus
Tax
Argue the Anti-federalist position the ratification period.
Led by Alexander Hamilton, had led the fight to adopt the Con…
General Agreement
Charge levied by government on persons or property to raise m…
Strict constructionists
Argue the Anti-federalist position the ratification period.
Liberal constructionists
Led by Alexander Hamilton, had led the fight to adopt the Con…
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Government Chapter 11
expressed powers
implied powers
inherent powers
commerce power
those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
exclusive power of Congress to regulate interstate and foreig…
expressed powers
those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
implied powers
those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Chapter 11 AP Government Vocab
Biamerical Legislature
Filibuster
Marginal districts
Safe districts
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts.
An attempt to defeat a bill in the senate by talking indefini…
Political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
Districts in which incumbents win by margins of 55 percent or…
Biamerical Legislature
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts.
Filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the senate by talking indefini…
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AP Government: Chapter 11 Interest Groups
Interest Groups
Lobbyist
United States v Harriss
Incentive
An organization of people sharing a common interest or goal t…
A person who tries to influence legislation on behalf of an i…
The Constitution protects the lobbying of Congress but the go…
Something of value one cannot get without joining an organiza…
Interest Groups
An organization of people sharing a common interest or goal t…
Lobbyist
A person who tries to influence legislation on behalf of an i…
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Government Chapter 11 Terms
interest group
lobbying
inside lobbying
outside lobbying
Any group other than a political party that is organized to i…
An attempt to influence public officials by speaking to them…
Activities by lobbyist and interest group leaders that involv…
Activities by interest groups leaders that seek to mobilize c…
interest group
Any group other than a political party that is organized to i…
lobbying
An attempt to influence public officials by speaking to them…
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Government Chapter 11
Define "interest groups"
2 factors that distinguish interest gr…
define pluralist theory
Role of groups in pluralist theory
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
1) interest groups do not run candidates like political parti…
a theory of government and policy emphasizing that politics i…
1) compete between people... 2) play by "rules of game"... 3) no on…
Define "interest groups"
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
2 factors that distinguish interest gr…
1) interest groups do not run candidates like political parti…
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Government in America Chapter 11: The Congress
Incumbents
Casework
Pork Barrel
Bicameral legislature
Those already holding office. In Congressional elections, inc…
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
Federal projects, grants, and contracts available to state an…
A legislature divided into two houses. The US Congress and al…
Incumbents
Those already holding office. In Congressional elections, inc…
Casework
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 11
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
Commerce Power
powers directly or explicitly stated in the constitution
powers inferred by reasonable deduction from the expressed po…
Powers of the government because it is a government
Exclusive power of Congress to regulate interstate and foreig…
Expressed powers
powers directly or explicitly stated in the constitution
Implied powers
powers inferred by reasonable deduction from the expressed po…
Government Chapter 11
political party
interest group
political machine
candidate-centered politics
an organized group with shared goals and ideals that joins to…
a collection of people or organizations that tries to influen…
a party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
politics that focus on the candidates, their particular issue…
political party
an organized group with shared goals and ideals that joins to…
interest group
a collection of people or organizations that tries to influen…
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AP Government Chapter 11
Filibuster
Cloture rule
"Markup"
Veto override
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
A rule used by the Senate to end or limit debate. ... Example…
Process in which a committee or subcommittee considers and re…
If the President vetoes a bill, goes back to the house it sta…
Filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
Cloture rule
A rule used by the Senate to end or limit debate. ... Example…
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AP Government Chapter 11 Vocabulary
interest group
pluralist theory
elite theory
hyperpluralist theory
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
a theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
a theory of government and politics contending that societies…
a theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
interest group
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
pluralist theory
a theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
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AP Government Chapter 11
Incumbents
Bill
Casework
Pork Barrel
Those already holding office. In congressional elections, the…
A proposed law, drafted in precise, legal language. Anyone ca…
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
The mighty list of federal projects, grants, and contracts av…
Incumbents
Those already holding office. In congressional elections, the…
Bill
A proposed law, drafted in precise, legal language. Anyone ca…
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Government in America: Chapter 11 (Interest Groups) Key Terms
interest group
pluralist theory
elite theory
hyperpluralist theory
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
A theory of government and politics contending that societies…
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
interest group
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
pluralist theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
Chapter 11 Government Vocabulary
bureaucracy
public purpose
bureaucrat
fourth branch
an organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
a goal or objective of a bureaucracy
individuals working in the executive branch of government who…
viewed as separate from the presidency, the collection of exe…
bureaucracy
an organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
public purpose
a goal or objective of a bureaucracy
Chapter 11 Government Vocabulary
Speaker Of The House
President Of The Senate
President Pro Tempore
Party Cacus
The presiding officer of the House of Representatives, chosen…
The presiding officer of a senate; in congress, the Vice Pres…
The member of the United States Senate, of the upper house of…
A closed meeting of a party's House or Senate members; also c…
Speaker Of The House
The presiding officer of the House of Representatives, chosen…
President Of The Senate
The presiding officer of a senate; in congress, the Vice Pres…
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Chapter 11: Texas Government
citizen
municipal
county
county
a member of a nation, state, county or town
city government
...
the main political regions in Texas
citizen
a member of a nation, state, county or town
municipal
city government
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AP GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 11: PRESIDENCY
Trace the evolution of presidential po…
Describe the constitutional and statut…
Explain how the Executive Office of th…
Explain how Americans evaluate preside…
Presidential Power has increased over time because: ... - Of Ame…
Constitutional Authority of President today: ... powers derived…
Executive Office of the President: ... - The EOP has 1,800 emplo…
- Presidents popularity is based on various factors ... - Any i…
Trace the evolution of presidential po…
Presidential Power has increased over time because: ... - Of Ame…
Describe the constitutional and statut…
Constitutional Authority of President today: ... powers derived…
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Government Chapter 11 Vocab
Precedent
Strict Constructionist
Loose Constructionist
Jurisdiction
The legal principle of a court's ruling in a case serving as…
A person who believes that a constitution should be interpret…
A person who believes that a constitution should be interpret…
The power of a court to interpret and administer the law.
Precedent
The legal principle of a court's ruling in a case serving as…
Strict Constructionist
A person who believes that a constitution should be interpret…
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History-American Government Chapter 11
adversarial system
federal judges serve for
Factors Presidents consider when appoi…
discuss list
a judicial system in which opposing lawyers present their str…
life, as long as they want
recommendation, same party, need senate approval
cases worthy of discussion
adversarial system
a judicial system in which opposing lawyers present their str…
federal judges serve for
life, as long as they want
Chapter 11 Economics Government Vocabulary
Private Property Rights
Copyright
Trademark
Standard
refers to the privilege of owning private property and being…
An exclusive right granted by the federal government allowing…
A brand that has exclusive legal protection for both its bran…
A computed measure of how much scores vary around the mean sc…
Private Property Rights
refers to the privilege of owning private property and being…
Copyright
An exclusive right granted by the federal government allowing…
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Government Finance- education chapter 11
Productivity (why should government be…
Citizenship
Educational credit market failure
Failure to maximize family utility
Society can benefit from the higher standard of living that c…
Education may make citizens more informed and active voters,…
The failure of the credit market... to make loans that would rai…
Parents may not choose an appropriate level of education for…
Productivity (why should government be…
Society can benefit from the higher standard of living that c…
Citizenship
Education may make citizens more informed and active voters,…
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Government Chapter 11
Define "interest groups"
2 factors that distinguish interest gr…
define pluralist theory
Role of groups in pluralist theory
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
1) interest groups do not run candidates like political parti…
a theory of government and policy emphasizing that politics i…
1) compete between people... 2) play by "rules of game"... 3) no on…
Define "interest groups"
an organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
2 factors that distinguish interest gr…
1) interest groups do not run candidates like political parti…
Chapter 11 Government Vocabulary
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Commerce Power
those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
those delegated powers of the national government that are su…
powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
exclusive power of congress to regulate interstate and foreig…
Expressed Powers
those delegated powers of the national government that are sp…
Implied Powers
those delegated powers of the national government that are su…
Government in America: Chapter 11 (Interest Groups) Key Terms
interest group
pluralist theory
elite theory
hyperpluralist theory
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
A theory of government and politics contending that societies…
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
interest group
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
pluralist theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
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AP Government - Chapter 11 Vocab
interest groups
membership interests
"beltway bandits"
solidary incentives
Any group that seeks to influence public policy
Interest groups made up of those who join voluntarily
Large not-for-profit firms with trade representatives or lobb…
The sense of pleasure, status, or companionship arising from…
interest groups
Any group that seeks to influence public policy
membership interests
Interest groups made up of those who join voluntarily
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Chapter 11 influencing government
Public opinion
Mass media
Interest group
Public opinion poll
Refers to the ideas and attitudes that most people hold about…
Television radio newspaper magazines recordings movie Interne…
Individuals who shares point of view unite to promote their b…
Requesting individuals to answer questions in a survey
Public opinion
Refers to the ideas and attitudes that most people hold about…
Mass media
Television radio newspaper magazines recordings movie Interne…
Chapter 11-12: Government
federal system?
Grants-in-Aid?
State legislatures?
Speaker of the house? (MN)
central and state gov, constitution in article 5 gives more p…
federal money given to state to pay for programs.
-legislative districts... -some general qualifications
Kurt Daut (R)
federal system?
central and state gov, constitution in article 5 gives more p…
Grants-in-Aid?
federal money given to state to pay for programs.
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AP Government Chapter 11
Interest Group
Pluralist Theory
Elite Theory
Hyperpluralist Theory
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
A theory of government and politics contending that societies…
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
Interest Group
An organization of people with shared policy goals entering t…
Pluralist Theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
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Chapter 11 Government Vocab!
Constituents
Reapportionment
Redistricting
Gerrymandering
The residents of a congressional district or state
The assigning by congress of congressional seats after each c…
The redrawing of congressional & other legislative district l…
The drawing of legislative district boundaries to benefit a p…
Constituents
The residents of a congressional district or state
Reapportionment
The assigning by congress of congressional seats after each c…
Chapter 11 AP Government
exit polls
margin of error
political socialization
public opinion
polls conducted as voters leave selected polling places on el…
a measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll
the process through which individuals acquire/form their poli…
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
exit polls
polls conducted as voters leave selected polling places on el…
margin of error
a measure of the accuracy of a public opinion poll
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Government: Chapter 11
Political Party
Political Machine
Candidate Centered Politics
Party Realignment
An organized group with shared goals and ideals that join tog…
A party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
Politics that focus on the candidates, their Particular issue…
Dramatic shifts in partisan preferences that drastically alte…
Political Party
An organized group with shared goals and ideals that join tog…
Political Machine
A party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
19 terms
AP Government Chapter11
Incumbents
Casework
Pork Barrel
Bicameral Legisature
Those individuals who already hold office. In congressional e…
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
Federal projects, grants, and contracts available to state an…
A legislature divided into two houses. The US Congress and al…
Incumbents
Those individuals who already hold office. In congressional e…
Casework
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
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