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Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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Government - Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
necessary and Proper Clause
Implied Powers
Revenue Bill
Powers directly stated in the constitution, AKA enumerated po…
Constitutional clause that gives congress the power to make a…
Powers not specifically mentioned in the constitution, Elasti…
A law proposed to raise money, always start in the House.
Expressed Powers
Powers directly stated in the constitution, AKA enumerated po…
necessary and Proper Clause
Constitutional clause that gives congress the power to make a…
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Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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Government - Chapter 6
Chief Executive
Commander in Chief
Diplomacy
Chief of State
Another title for the president, who holds the power to run g…
Another title for the president, who serves as leader of the…
The art of negotiating with foreign governments.
Another title for the president, takes on the role of the sym…
Chief Executive
Another title for the president, who holds the power to run g…
Commander in Chief
Another title for the president, who serves as leader of the…
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Government - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Revenue Bill
Appropriations Bill
Impeachment
Writ of Habeas Corpus
A law proposed to raise money
A proposed law to authorize spending money
A formal accusation of misconduct in office against a public…
A court order to release a person accused of a crime to deter…
Revenue Bill
A law proposed to raise money
Appropriations Bill
A proposed law to authorize spending money
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Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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Government - Chapter 6
Chief Executive
Commander in Chief
Foreign Policy
Diplomacy
President's responsibility to see to it that government progr…
President has the authority to order troops into action; head…
Job of formulating the nation's plans and procedures for deal…
Art of negotiating with foreign governments.
Chief Executive
President's responsibility to see to it that government progr…
Commander in Chief
President has the authority to order troops into action; head…
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Government Chapter 6 Key Terms
Suffrage
Electorate
Transients
Registration
The right to vote
The potential voting population
Persons living in a state for only a short time
Procedure of voter identification intended to prevent fraudul…
Suffrage
The right to vote
Electorate
The potential voting population
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Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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American Government Chapter 6
Express Powers
Necessary and Proper Clause
implied powers
bill of attainder
Powers the Constitution specifically grants to one of the bra…
Clause of the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause 3) s…
Powers derived from the enumerated powers and the necessary a…
a law declaring an act illegal without a judicial trial
Express Powers
Powers the Constitution specifically grants to one of the bra…
Necessary and Proper Clause
Clause of the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause 3) s…
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Government Alive! Chapter 6
Intrastate Commerce
Cooperative Federalism
Grants-In-Aid
Regulated Federalism
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
A federal system with considerable sharing of powers among na…
Funds given by the federal government to state and local gove…
A federal system dominated by the national government; tightl…
Intrastate Commerce
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Cooperative Federalism
A federal system with considerable sharing of powers among na…
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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 6, Legislative Branch
Occur
Adjust
Regulate
Draft
To happen.
Adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions.
To control or govern.
To outline.
Occur
To happen.
Adjust
Adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions.
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Government Chapter 6 Vocab
Majority Party
Minority Party
Quorum
Term Limits
A political party whose members make up the majority in a leg…
A political party who members do not make up the majority in…
The minimum number of legislators who must be present to vote…
Legal limits on the number of terms certain elected officials…
Majority Party
A political party whose members make up the majority in a leg…
Minority Party
A political party who members do not make up the majority in…
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Chapter 6 government
Commutation
Reprieve
Ambassadors
Foreign policy
Making a convicted person's sentence less severe
Postpones the carrying out of a person's sentence
The highest ranking U.S. Representatives in foreign countries
Governments plan for interacting with other countries
Commutation
Making a convicted person's sentence less severe
Reprieve
Postpones the carrying out of a person's sentence
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Government chapter 6
Chief of staff
Reprieve
Diplomacy
Executive aggreement
Person who manages the white house office
Postponment of a criminal sentence or a shortning of its length
Art of negotiating with foreign governments
Arrangement with a foreign government that does not need sent…
Chief of staff
Person who manages the white house office
Reprieve
Postponment of a criminal sentence or a shortning of its length
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Government- Chapter 6
suffrage
electorate
transient
registration
The right to vote.
The potential voting population.
Persons living in the State for a short time.
process of signing up voters ahead of time to prevent fraud
suffrage
The right to vote.
electorate
The potential voting population.
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American Government Chapter 6
Administration
Administrative Procedures Act of 1946
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic capture
The bureaucracy that supports the president, composed of poli…
Legislation that governs the way that federal agencies may pr…
The division of agencies and departments into sections known…
When agencies are captive to the interests of those they... regu…
Administration
The bureaucracy that supports the president, composed of poli…
Administrative Procedures Act of 1946
Legislation that governs the way that federal agencies may pr…
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Government Chapter 6
executive privilege
chief of state
reprieve
administration
president can refuse to release info to congress or court
symbolic position of power for the president
postponing of a sentence or shortening its length
those that work in the executive branch for a president
executive privilege
president can refuse to release info to congress or court
chief of state
symbolic position of power for the president
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government chapter 6
quorum
term limits
incumbents
majority party
majority of members
legal limits on the number of terms a person can serve
officeholders
political party that holds the most seats
quorum
majority of members
term limits
legal limits on the number of terms a person can serve
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Chapter 6 Government
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate commerce
Intrastate commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that take place within the borders of a states
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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AP Government Chapter 6
Public Opinion
Demography
Census
Melting Pot
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
The science of population changes.
An actual enumeration of the population, which the Constituti…
A term often used to characterize the United States, with its…
Public Opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
Demography
The science of population changes.
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Civics & Government Chapter 6
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton
Twelfth Amendment
Minority president
First president of the United States
Proposed the electoral college
Split presidential and vice presidential ballots
President who wins less than 50% of the popular vote
George Washington
First president of the United States
Alexander Hamilton
Proposed the electoral college
Government Chapter 6
Chief Executive
Commander in Chief
Foreign policy
Diplomacy
Another title for the president, who holds the executives pow…
another title for the president, who serves as commander of t…
a nations plans and procedures for dealing with other countries
the art of negotiating with foreign governments
Chief Executive
Another title for the president, who holds the executives pow…
Commander in Chief
another title for the president, who serves as commander of t…
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AP Government Chapter 6
Civil Rights
Separate but equal doctrine
De Jure segregation
De Facto segregation
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
The doctrine established in Plessy v Ferguson that African Am…
Racial segregation that is required by law
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Separate but equal doctrine
The doctrine established in Plessy v Ferguson that African Am…
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Government Chapter 6 Review
CHIEF OF STAFF
CHIEF OF STATE
PRESIDENTIAL SUCCESSION ACT
ADMINISTRATION
person who manages the white house
president's role as symbolic figurehead of the United States
law saying who would take over if both a president and vice p…
those who work in the executive branch on behalf of a specifi…
CHIEF OF STAFF
person who manages the white house
CHIEF OF STATE
president's role as symbolic figurehead of the United States
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Apex Government Chapter 6
Policy
majoritarian politics
interest group politics
client politics
A plan or course of action; the actions government takes on b…
traditional political philosophy or agenda that asserts that…
that is determined to encourage or prevent changes in public…
organized minority or interest group benefits at the expense…
Policy
A plan or course of action; the actions government takes on b…
majoritarian politics
traditional political philosophy or agenda that asserts that…
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Government: Chapter 6
Presidential succession
State of the Union Address (6.2)
foreign policy
diplomacy
order in which the office of President is to be filled
televised speech that President delivers to Congress, usually…
government's plan for interacting with other countries of the…
art of interacting with foreign governments
Presidential succession
order in which the office of President is to be filled
State of the Union Address (6.2)
televised speech that President delivers to Congress, usually…
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Government Chapter 6
executive privilege
chief of state
reprieve
administration
president can refuse to release info to congress or court
symbolic position of power for the president
postponing of a sentence or shortening its length
those that work in the executive branch for a president
executive privilege
president can refuse to release info to congress or court
chief of state
symbolic position of power for the president
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Chapter 6 AP Government
public opinion
demography
census
melting pot
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
the science of population change.
a valuable tool for understanding demographic changes. The Co…
he mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed th…
public opinion
the distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
demography
the science of population change.
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Government Chapter 6
Chief executive
Commander in Chief
Foreign Policy
Chief Diplomat
responsible for seeing that government programs are carried o…
civilian head of the US military
formulates plans for dealing with other nations
negotiates with foreign countries to try and keep peace
Chief executive
responsible for seeing that government programs are carried o…
Commander in Chief
civilian head of the US military
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Chapter 6: Government and Economics
functions of government
public policy
legislative/ local community councils
executive/ local mayor
- maintain order, settle conflicts, and protect the community
all the things a government does: taxation, defense, educatio…
make laws
administer and enforce the laws
functions of government
- maintain order, settle conflicts, and protect the community
public policy
all the things a government does: taxation, defense, educatio…
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Government ND chapter 6
Due process of law
Substantive Due process of law
Procedural due process of law
warrant
All the procedures for fair treatment that must be carried ou…
legal process that places limits related to the content of le…
a constitutional requirement that governments proceed by prop…
A legal paper, issued by a court, giving police permission to…
Due process of law
All the procedures for fair treatment that must be carried ou…
Substantive Due process of law
legal process that places limits related to the content of le…
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American Government Chapter 6
"I have pledged loyalty to only one sp…
"Save in the defense of my native Stat…
"[I]n America the legislature of each…
"[S]uch a power is not expressly given…
Ronald Reagan
Robert E. Lee
Alexis de Tocqueville
James Madison
"I have pledged loyalty to only one sp…
Ronald Reagan
"Save in the defense of my native Stat…
Robert E. Lee
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US Government Chapter 6
Majority
Minority
Racism
Segregate
more than half
A racial or ethnic group smaller than and differing from the…
Belief that one race is superior to another
to separate
Majority
more than half
Minority
A racial or ethnic group smaller than and differing from the…
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Chapter 6 American Government
cabinet
Judiciary Act of 1789
strict construction
loose construction
group of advisors that heads the executive branch of government
legislation passed by Congress that created the federal court…
a way of interpreting the Constitution that allows the federa…
a way of interpreting the Constitution that agrees with the f…
cabinet
group of advisors that heads the executive branch of government
Judiciary Act of 1789
legislation passed by Congress that created the federal court…
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American Government Chapter 6
electorate
transients
registration
purging
potential voting population
persons living in the state for only a short time, so they do…
procedure of voter identification intended to prevent fraudul…
state law directs local election officials to review the list…
electorate
potential voting population
transients
persons living in the state for only a short time, so they do…
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Government in America -Chapter 6
idiot
public opinion
demography
census
In ancient Greece, people who did not pay close attention to…
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
The science of human population changes.
A valuable tool for understanding demographic changes. The Co…
idiot
In ancient Greece, people who did not pay close attention to…
public opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
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AP Government Chapter 6 Indeph
**Public Opinion
**Demographing
**Census
Why are censuses are difficult to cond…
The distributuion of the population's beleifs about politics…
The science of population changing. They are associated with…
A valuable tool for understanding demographic changes. The Co…
Some individuals are suspicious of the government and uncoope…
**Public Opinion
The distributuion of the population's beleifs about politics…
**Demographing
The science of population changing. They are associated with…
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Government Chapter 6
apportionment
bill
impeachment
incumbency
the process of allotting congressional seats to each state ac…
a proposed law
the power delegated to the House of Representatives in the Co…
already holding an office
apportionment
the process of allotting congressional seats to each state ac…
bill
a proposed law
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Ap Government Chapter 6
The science of population changes is:
The most valuable method for understan…
______ is th distribution of the popul…
The first census in the United States…
demography
census
public opinion
1790
The science of population changes is:
demography
The most valuable method for understan…
census
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Government: Chapter 6
Tea Party
Representative
Constituency
Reapportionment
A conservative political movement that advocated for drastica…
A person chosen to make policy decision on behalf of the defi…
the people who choose a representative to act on their behalf
the process of assigning states a number of representative to…
Tea Party
A conservative political movement that advocated for drastica…
Representative
A person chosen to make policy decision on behalf of the defi…
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Government Vocabulary - Chapter 6
bipartisan
consensus
interest groups
public policy
supported by two parties (bi = two/bicycle = two wheels
general agreement among various groups on fundamental matters…
private organizations whose members share certain views and w…
all of the goals a government sets and the various courses of…
bipartisan
supported by two parties (bi = two/bicycle = two wheels
consensus
general agreement among various groups on fundamental matters…
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Government Review Chapter 6
how the U.S. became more democratic si…
18 years old, registered, Resident/U.S…
proof of citizenship to register
felon, loss of citizenship, mental ill…
gradual elimination of restrictions on the right to vote and…
the requirements to vote
the requirements to vote for the first time in Kansas
how one can be disqualified to vote
how the U.S. became more democratic si…
gradual elimination of restrictions on the right to vote and…
18 years old, registered, Resident/U.S…
the requirements to vote
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Government by the People- Chapter 6
Faction
Pluralism
Interest group
Movement
A term the founders used to refer to political parties and sp…
A theory of government that holds that open, multiple, and co…
A collection of people who share a common interest or attitud…
A large body of people interested in a common issue, idea, or…
Faction
A term the founders used to refer to political parties and sp…
Pluralism
A theory of government that holds that open, multiple, and co…
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American Government Chapter 6
A typical day for any member in Congre…
*fastidious
*Constituents
Legislator
Attending committee and subcommittee meetings and hearings; M…
Attentive; Punctilious
A voting member of a community or organization.
This is the most important role for any member of Congress. W…
A typical day for any member in Congre…
Attending committee and subcommittee meetings and hearings; M…
*fastidious
Attentive; Punctilious
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Ap Government Chapter 6
The science of population changes is:
The most valuable method for understan…
______ is th distribution of the popul…
The first census in the United States…
demography
census
public opinion
1790
The science of population changes is:
demography
The most valuable method for understan…
census
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Government Chapter 6 Terms
Strict constructionists
Broad constructionists
"Necessary and proper clause"
Amendment process
those who believe that the text of the Constitution is import…
those who take a broader and sometimes more creative approach…
was added by the constitutional framers so that future congre…
interpreting and applying the Constitution through the variou…
Strict constructionists
those who believe that the text of the Constitution is import…
Broad constructionists
those who take a broader and sometimes more creative approach…
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AP Government Chapter 6
Public Opinion
Demography
Census
Melting Pot
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
The science of population changes.
An actual enumeration of the population, which the Constituti…
A term often used to characterize the United States, with its…
Public Opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
Demography
The science of population changes.
30 terms
Government Chapter 6
Local elections
Poll taxes
Registration
Be a citizen & state resident
election where resident aliens can vote
used to stop Blacks from voting
meant to stop voter fraud
requirement to vote
Local elections
election where resident aliens can vote
Poll taxes
used to stop Blacks from voting
Government Vocab Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
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