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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
private bill
public bill
simple resolution
rider
a bill dealing with individual people or places
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
a statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
a provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
private bill
a bill dealing with individual people or places
public bill
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
Government - Chapter 7
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Civil Service
Spoils System
any organization, either in government or the private sector,…
the administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out…
The group of nonmilitary government workers who carry out the…
the practice of awarding government jobs as political rewards…
Bureaucracy
any organization, either in government or the private sector,…
Bureaucrats
the administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out…
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Government - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Joint Resolution
A bill dealing with individual people or places
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
A statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
A resolution passed by both houses of Congress dealing with u…
Private Bill
A bill dealing with individual people or places
Public Bill
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
25 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Government - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Joint Resolution
A bill dealing with individual people or places
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
A statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
A resolution passed by both houses of Congress dealing with u…
Private Bill
A bill dealing with individual people or places
Public Bill
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
Government Chapter 7
Citizenship
Lawful Permanent Resident
Undocumented Immigrant
Naturalization
The status of being a citizen; a person who by birth or natur…
an individual who has been granted the privilege of residing…
A person who has come to the US to live and work without the…
A legal process through which a person not granted citizenshi…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen; a person who by birth or natur…
Lawful Permanent Resident
an individual who has been granted the privilege of residing…
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Government chapter 7
Nomination
General Election
5 methods of nomination
Primary
Naming of those who seak office
An election in which voters choose their leaders for elected…
self-announcement, a caucus, conventions, direct primary, and…
Qualified voters cast ballots in private for their preferred…
Nomination
Naming of those who seak office
General Election
An election in which voters choose their leaders for elected…
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Government - Chapter 7
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
process of naming the people who will represent a party for a…
Scheduled elections in which voters make the final selection…
Group of people (who think alike) who meet to select the cand…
An election to pick the party's candidates for general electi…
nomination
process of naming the people who will represent a party for a…
general election
Scheduled elections in which voters make the final selection…
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AP Government - Chapter 7
high-tech politics
mass media
media events
press conference
a politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
television, radio, newspapers, magazines, the Internet, and o…
events purposely staged for the media that nonetheless look s…
meetings of public officials with reporters
high-tech politics
a politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
mass media
television, radio, newspapers, magazines, the Internet, and o…
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Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Bandwagon effect
Caucus
Closed Primary
Congressional district method
A shift in electoral support to the candidate whom public opi…
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
A primary in which only registered members of a particular po…
The geographical area and its people represented by a member…
Bandwagon effect
A shift in electoral support to the candidate whom public opi…
Caucus
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocab
State of the Union
Diplomacy
Foreign Policy
Presidential Succession
The president's annual message to Congress, in which he or sh…
Negotiating, conducting, and maintaining relationships with o…
A nation's plans and procedures for dealing with other nations
The order in which the vice president or other designated off…
State of the Union
The president's annual message to Congress, in which he or sh…
Diplomacy
Negotiating, conducting, and maintaining relationships with o…
government chapter 7
state of the union address
diplomacy
foreign policy
presidential succession
sets forth the programs, legislation that the president wants…
the art of conducting negotiations whith foriegn countries
its plans for dealing with other countries
who should fill the presidency and in what order
state of the union address
sets forth the programs, legislation that the president wants…
diplomacy
the art of conducting negotiations whith foriegn countries
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US Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
Government Chapter 7
Hard money
Soft money
Political action committee
subsidy
money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
funds given to party organizations for such "party building a…
the political are of special-interest groups with a major sta…
a grant of money, usually from a government
Hard money
money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
Soft money
funds given to party organizations for such "party building a…
Chapter 7 - Government
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
Book- the process of candidate selection in an electoral syst…
Book- the regularly scheduled election at which voters make a…
Book- as a nominating device, a group of like-minded people w…
Book- an election held within a party to pick that party's ca…
nomination
Book- the process of candidate selection in an electoral syst…
general election
Book- the regularly scheduled election at which voters make a…
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Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
A group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
Intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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American Government Chapter 7
Richard Daley
Huey Long
E. H. Crump
Theodore Bilbo
Chicago
Louisiana
Memphis
Mississippi
Richard Daley
Chicago
Huey Long
Louisiana
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Government: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Term
Budget
Ceremonial
Diplomat
The length of time a person holds in government office
A plan for spending money
Done in a formal way for a special or important occasion
A government official who works with governments of other cou…
Term
The length of time a person holds in government office
Budget
A plan for spending money
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Government - Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
a bill dealing with individual people and places
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
a statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
a provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
Private Bill
a bill dealing with individual people and places
Public Bill
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Chapter 7 Government
Problems with online voting
Political Action Committees
primary
caucus
lack of access, hackers, and voter fraud
represent those who have stake in electoral politics
election to determine nominations for upcoming elections
a meeting of a small group of people to select candidates the…
Problems with online voting
lack of access, hackers, and voter fraud
Political Action Committees
represent those who have stake in electoral politics
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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 7, Executive Branch
Electoral College
Elector
Executive order
Pardon
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
A rule issued by the president that has the force of law.
A declaration of forgiveness and freedom from punishment.
Electoral College
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
Elector
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
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AP Government Wilson Chapter 7
political party
party era
critical election
party realignments
a group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
historical periods dominated by one party
a national crisis forces voters to confront divisive issues…
triggered by a critical election ... the majority party is displ…
political party
a group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
party era
historical periods dominated by one party
Government chapter 7 (MW)
Inferior courts
Jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction
Plantiff
The lower federal courts, beneath the Supreme Courts
The authority of a court to hear a case.
Power shared by federal and State courts to hear certain cases.
In civil law, the party who brings a suit or some other legal…
Inferior courts
The lower federal courts, beneath the Supreme Courts
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear a case.
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Chapter 7 Government
Nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The process of candidates selection in an electoral system.... *…
The regularly scheduled election at which voters can make a f…
A nominating device, a group of like-minded people who meet t…
An election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
Nomination
The process of candidates selection in an electoral system.... *…
General Election
The regularly scheduled election at which voters can make a f…
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Government - chapter 7 - Hampton
Executive department with the largest…
Gap that occurs when annual expenses e…
Including members from both major poli…
Cumulative sum of money that the gover…
Department of Defense
deficit
bipartisan
federal debt
Executive department with the largest…
Department of Defense
Gap that occurs when annual expenses e…
deficit
Government in America- Chapter 7
high-tech politics
mass media
media events
press conferences
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Television, radio, newspapers, magazines, the Internet, and o…
Events that are purposely staged for the media and that are s…
Meetings of public officials with reporters.
high-tech politics
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
mass media
Television, radio, newspapers, magazines, the Internet, and o…
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AP Government Chapter 7
Hi-tech Politics
Mass Media
Media Event
Press Conference
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
Events that are purposely staged for the media and that are s…
Meetings of public officials with reporters.
Hi-tech Politics
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Mass Media
Television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
Government - Chapter 7 Key Terms
Primary
Caucus
Incumbent
Candidate
an election that narrows the field of candidates before an el…
a meeting of party leaders to select candidates, elect conven…
holding an indicated position, role, office, etc.
a person who is selected by others as a contestant for an off…
Primary
an election that narrows the field of candidates before an el…
Caucus
a meeting of party leaders to select candidates, elect conven…
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Government Terms (Chapter 7 & 8)
veto
census
interpret the law
enforces the law
The President's power to reject a bill and keep it from becom…
Population count every 10 years, to determine the number of s…
The main job of the Judicial Branch of government.
The main job of the Executive Branch of government.
veto
The President's power to reject a bill and keep it from becom…
census
Population count every 10 years, to determine the number of s…
American Government Chapter 7
non-partisan
bipartisan
closed primary
office group ballot
A person who does not identify with any political party (Not…
Enjoying support from both major parties
A nominating election where only declared party members can v…
This type of ballot causes split ticket voting
non-partisan
A person who does not identify with any political party (Not…
bipartisan
Enjoying support from both major parties
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AP Government Chapter 7- Interest Groups
boycott
Climate Control
Direct Technique
Free rider problem
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
The use of public relations techniques to create favorable op…
An interest group activity that involves interaction with gov…
the problem faced by interest groups when citizens can reap t…
boycott
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
Climate Control
The use of public relations techniques to create favorable op…
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Government : Chapter 7
high-tech politics
mass media
media event
press conferences
politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers a…
television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
events that are purposely staged for the media and that are s…
meetings of public officials with reporters.
high-tech politics
politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers a…
mass media
television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
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Government Chapter 7
What did studies from the 1950s reveal…
According to the text, what is attitud…
Which of the following factors (among…
Which of the following would be consid…
Citizens possessed low levels of political knowledge.
political opinions founded on a set of principles about the f…
timing and context of the studies
identifying with a party
What did studies from the 1950s reveal…
Citizens possessed low levels of political knowledge.
According to the text, what is attitud…
political opinions founded on a set of principles about the f…
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Chapter 7 US Government
private bill
public bill
simple resolution
rider
a bill dealing with individual people or places
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
a statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
a provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
private bill
a bill dealing with individual people or places
public bill
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
Government Chapter 7
Revolution
Bifocal
Scientist
Experiment
The overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
Having two areas of focus; eyeglasses with the lenses for clo…
An expert in science
The act of trying out something new to see if it will work.
Revolution
The overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
Bifocal
Having two areas of focus; eyeglasses with the lenses for clo…
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Chapter 7 Government
Articles Of Confederation
Great Comprimise
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
1st attempt at a national constitution
Split congress into 2 houses
number of Reps. would be based on population
each state send 2 reps.
Articles Of Confederation
1st attempt at a national constitution
Great Comprimise
Split congress into 2 houses
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Government chapter 7
The idea that ordinary people have a r…
Women gained the right to vote... a. with…
The poll tax was used to... a. disenfranc…
The frequency of elections in the Unit…
c
c
a
d
The idea that ordinary people have a r…
c
Women gained the right to vote... a. with…
c
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AP US Government Chapter 7
elite
exit polls
gender gap
norm
People who have a disproportionate amount of some valued reso…
Polls based on interviews conducted on election day with rand…
Difference in political views between men and women.
A standard of right or proper conduct.
elite
People who have a disproportionate amount of some valued reso…
exit polls
Polls based on interviews conducted on election day with rand…
chapter 7 vocab government
bureaucracy
bureaucrats
civil service
spoils systems
any organization (either in government or the private sector)…
the administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out…
made up of civilians who carry out the work of a federal gove…
the practice of awarding government jobs as political rewards…
bureaucracy
any organization (either in government or the private sector)…
bureaucrats
the administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out…
26 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
Government Chapter 7
Pork Barrel Legislation
Private Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
Laws passed by Congress that appropriate money for local fede…
A bill dealing with individual people or places
A statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
a provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
Pork Barrel Legislation
Laws passed by Congress that appropriate money for local fede…
Private Bill
A bill dealing with individual people or places
26 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
18 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 7 TB
nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like minded people who meet to select the candidat…
intra- party election. It is held within a party to pick that…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office- is a critically imp…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
Government Chapter 7
Inferior courts
Jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction
Plaintiff
The lower federal courts, those beneath the Supreme Courts
The authority of a court to hear (to try and to decide) a case
Federal and state courts share the power to hear cases
The person who files the suit
Inferior courts
The lower federal courts, those beneath the Supreme Courts
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear (to try and to decide) a case
Government chapter 7
Section 1..........
Nomination
Nominating process
General elections
...........
The naming of those who will seek office.
In a single party system the true election occurs during the…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
Section 1..........
...........
Nomination
The naming of those who will seek office.
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