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Government Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow laws
Lawful permanent Resident
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
Usually the first step toward being el…
Making __________ is the most importan…
List five ways people are nominated fo…
person who wants to run for office (a…
nomination
nominations
Self announcement ... Caucus... Conventions ... Primaries ... Petitions
Self Announcement
Usually the first step toward being el…
nomination
Making __________ is the most importan…
nominations
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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
how people think or feel about particular things
a survey of public opinion
method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
the difference between the results of random samples taken at…
public opinion
how people think or feel about particular things
poll
a survey of public opinion
23 terms
Government Chapter 7 Vocab
state of the union address
diplomacy
foreign policy
presidential succession
sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that he/sh…
art of conducting negotiations with foreign nations
plans for dealing with other countries
who fills presidency and in what order
state of the union address
sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that he/sh…
diplomacy
art of conducting negotiations with foreign nations
19 terms
government chapter 7
statutory law
precedent
common law
administrative law
Law passed by congress and by lawmaking bodies of state or lo…
An earlier court decision that guides judges' decisions in la…
Customary law that develops from judges' decisions and is fol…
Law made by government agencies
statutory law
Law passed by congress and by lawmaking bodies of state or lo…
precedent
An earlier court decision that guides judges' decisions in la…
Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The process of candidate selection in a democracy.
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
As a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
An election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
Nomination
The process of candidate selection in a democracy.
General Election
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
17 terms
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…
15 terms
Government 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 oth…
events purposefully staged for the media that nonetheless loo…
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 oth…
Government Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
deals with individual people or places
deals with general matters and applies to the entire nation
covers matters affecting only one house of Congress and is pa…
a provision on a subject other than the one covered in the bill
Private Bill
deals with individual people or places
Public Bill
deals with general matters and applies to the entire nation
16 terms
Chapter 7 Government
nonpartisan election
subsidy
polling place
precinct
elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
a grant of money, usually from a government
place where votes who live in a certain precinct go to vote
a voting district
nonpartisan election
elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
subsidy
a grant of money, usually from a government
15 terms
Government Chapter 7
Twenty Second Amendment
impeachment
executive privilege
US v Nixon (1974)
Adopted in 1951 prevents a president from serving more than t…
the power delegated to the HOuse of Representatives in the co…
an implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
Supreme Court ruling on power of the president, holding that…
Twenty Second Amendment
Adopted in 1951 prevents a president from serving more than t…
impeachment
the power delegated to the HOuse of Representatives in the co…
28 terms
Government Chapter 7 Terms
Dual Court System
Presume
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
assumed or supposed to be true
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
Dual Court System
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
Presume
assumed or supposed to be true
Government Chapter 7
hard money
precinct
open primary
soft money
Money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
A voting district
Party nominating election in which any qualified voter can ta…
Funds given to party organizations for things like candidate…
hard money
Money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
precinct
A voting district
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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…
Government Chapter 7
Prerogative Power
Cato
Alexander Hamilton
Whig Model
Extraordinary powers that the president may use under certain…
The pseudonym for a group of writers who penned a series of a…
One of the framers of our political system, a close aide to G…
A theory of restrained presidential powers; the idea that pre…
Prerogative Power
Extraordinary powers that the president may use under certain…
Cato
The pseudonym for a group of writers who penned a series of a…
18 terms
Government: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
nomination
general elections
caucus
direct primary
the naming of those who will seek office
regularly scheduled elections at which voters makes the final…
group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidates…
intra-party election
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office
general elections
regularly scheduled elections at which voters makes the final…
Chapter 7 Government Terms
High-Tech Politics
Mass Media
Media Events
Press Conferences
politics where citizens' + policymakers' + pol. agenda's BEHA…
Tv, Radio, Magazines, Newspapers, Internet -- popular communi…
events staged JUST for media- significant only bc media is th…
public officials meet with reporters
High-Tech Politics
politics where citizens' + policymakers' + pol. agenda's BEHA…
Mass Media
Tv, Radio, Magazines, Newspapers, Internet -- popular communi…
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Chapter 7 Vocab- Government
amnesty
War Powers Act
executive order
federal bureaucracy
a pardon to a group of people
the president must notify Congress within 48 hours when troop…
a rule or command that has the force of law
the collective agencies and employees of the executive branch
amnesty
a pardon to a group of people
War Powers Act
the president must notify Congress within 48 hours when troop…
AP Government Chapter 7
Conservative
Crosscutting Cleavages
Exit Polling
Gender Gap
One who favors more limited and local government, less govern…
differences in political preferences based on more then one v…
A survey of public opinion
Differences in political views between men and women
Conservative
One who favors more limited and local government, less govern…
Crosscutting Cleavages
differences in political preferences based on more then one v…
Government chapter 7
Nomination
General election
Caucus
Direct primary
The process of candidate selection in an electoral system
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
As a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
An election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
Nomination
The process of candidate selection in an electoral system
General election
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
20 terms
American Government: Chapter 7: Terms
suspect classification
strict scrutiny
intermediate standard of review
rational basis test
groups of people with certain common characteristics who may…
a standard of review used by the Court to determine whether l…
the Court looks to see if the law requiring different treatme…
category that consists of laws that discriminate on the basis…
suspect classification
groups of people with certain common characteristics who may…
strict scrutiny
a standard of review used by the Court to determine whether l…
American Government: Chapter 7
nomination
general elections
caucus
blanket primary
the naming of those who will seek office
regularly schedueled elections at which voters make the final…
a group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidat…
known as the "wide open" primary and has eventually died out;…
nomination
the naming of those who will seek office
general elections
regularly schedueled elections at which voters make the final…
Chapter 7 government
Agrument against closed primaries
At a polling place
A successful way to raise funds from i…
Describe how contributions are made to…
Closed primaries help make candidates more responsive to thei…
Where voters in a precinct vote
Ads, telethons, and fundraising dinners
Uses taxpayer money to help fund pre-convention campaigns, na…
Agrument against closed primaries
Closed primaries help make candidates more responsive to thei…
At a polling place
Where voters in a precinct vote
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Government, Chapter 7
Republic
Dictatorship
Habeas corpus
Private property
Or a government in which citizen rule themselves through elec…
A government in which one person or a small group holds compl…
Meaning no person may be held in prison without being charged…
Or property owned by an individual
Republic
Or a government in which citizen rule themselves through elec…
Dictatorship
A government in which one person or a small group holds compl…
22 terms
American Government - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
the process of nominating and selecting political candidates…
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make final sele…
a group of like-minded people who meet to select candidates t…
an election within a party to pick that party's candidates
nomination
the process of nominating and selecting political candidates…
general election
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make final sele…
Government chapter 7
president
Chief Clerk
Weakened Presidency
Birth of Modern Presidency
these characteristics describe the past _______ : white, 42-7…
1789-1836, performed administrative duties, let congress do m…
in the Wilderness years, 1837-1900, scaled back the president…
rise to dominance, 1901-1945, theodore roosevelt established…
president
these characteristics describe the past _______ : white, 42-7…
Chief Clerk
1789-1836, performed administrative duties, let congress do m…
Government Chapter 7 terms
citizenship
ideology
lawful permanent resident
liberalism
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
a basic set of political beliefs about the roles of governmen…
an immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
an ideology favoring an active role for government in efforts…
citizenship
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
ideology
a basic set of political beliefs about the roles of governmen…
16 terms
Government chapter 7
Media event
Investigative journalism
Print media
Broadcast media
Staged primarily for the purpose of being covered
The use of detective like reporting methods to honor the scan…
Includes newspapers and magazines
Consists of television, radio, and the Internet
Media event
Staged primarily for the purpose of being covered
Investigative journalism
The use of detective like reporting methods to honor the scan…
28 terms
Magruders American Government Chapter 7: The Nomination Process
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 Review
Emigrant
Emigrants
Red cloud
Plenty coups
What term means people moving from their home country to sett…
Who had a good relationship with the Indians?
Who's the Sioux leader?
Who's the crow leader?
Emigrant
What term means people moving from their home country to sett…
Emigrants
Who had a good relationship with the Indians?
18 terms
Government Chapter 7
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
as a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
an election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
nomination
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
general election
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
20 terms
Government Chapter 7
bureaucracy
bureaucrats
civil service
spoils system
a type of organization, either in government or the private s…
the administrators and skilled expert workers who carry out m…
the group of nonmilitary government who carry out the work of…
the practice of awarding government jobs as political rewards…
bureaucracy
a type of organization, either in government or the private s…
bureaucrats
the administrators and skilled expert workers who carry out m…
52 terms
government chapter 7
1st amend
2nd amend
3rd amend
4th amend
freedom of speech
Right to bear arms
No quartering of troops
No illegal search and seizures
1st amend
freedom of speech
2nd amend
Right to bear arms
Government Chapter 7
High-tech politics refers to
A media event is
A ________ is staged by a campaign pri…
Media events are
a politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
staged primarily for the purpose of being covered by the press.
media event
purposely staged events held in front of the media.
High-tech politics refers to
a politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
A media event is
staged primarily for the purpose of being covered by the press.
Government chapter 7 Vocab
Nomination
General election
Caucus
Direct primary
The naming of those who seek office
Regularly scheduled elections
A group of like minded individuals seek a candidate to support
An intraparty election
Nomination
The naming of those who seek office
General election
Regularly scheduled elections
government chapter 7
Open primary
Objections to open primaries
Nomination by petition
Closed primary
Primary election in which any voter, regardless of party, may…
...
voters choose candidates for office
A primary in which only registered members of a particular po…
Open primary
Primary election in which any voter, regardless of party, may…
Objections to open primaries
...
17 terms
Chapter 7 Government 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…
Chapter 7 Government Terms
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
How people think or feel about particular things
A survey of opinion
Method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
The difference between the results of random samples taken at…
public opinion
How people think or feel about particular things
poll
A survey of opinion
AP Government Chapter 7
laissez-faire
market structure
perfect competition
conditions of a perfect competition ma…
philosophy that government should not interfere with business…
nature and degree of competition among firms in the same indu…
market structure with many well-informed and independent buye…
1. There must be a large number of buyers and sellers... 2. buye…
laissez-faire
philosophy that government should not interfere with business…
market structure
nature and degree of competition among firms in the same indu…
34 terms
Government Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
Deal with individual people or places
Deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
Covers matters affecting only one House of Congress and is pa…
A provision on a subject attached to current legislation othe…
Private Bill
Deal with individual people or places
Public Bill
Deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
28 terms
Government Terms Chapter 7
dual court system
presume
jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
assumed or supposed to be true
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
dual court system
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
presume
assumed or supposed to be true
Government Chapter 7
political party
party column ballot
office block ballot
nonpartisan election
An organization that seeks political power by electing people…
Type of ballot that encourages party-line voting by listing a…
Ballot on which all candidates are listed under the office fo…
A local or judicial election in which candidates are not sele…
political party
An organization that seeks political power by electing people…
party column ballot
Type of ballot that encourages party-line voting by listing a…
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 7
Party Identification
Gender gap
Crosscutting Cleavages
Red diaper babies
The political party for which one or one's family usually vot…
Differences in political views between men and women.
Differences in political preferences based on more than one v…
Term to describe the children of parents who participated in…
Party Identification
The political party for which one or one's family usually vot…
Gender gap
Differences in political views between men and women.
29 terms
Government 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…
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 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…
16 terms
Chapter 7: government
Veto
Constitution
Federalism
Due process
The presidents power to reject a bill
A written set of laws
Sharing of power between the national and state governments
The right of every citizen to have a fair trial
Veto
The presidents power to reject a bill
Constitution
A written set of laws
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Government Chapter 7
political party
realignment
GOP
Dealignment
a group of individuals who organize to win elections, operate…
a process in which the popular support for and relative stren…
a nickname for the republican party "Grand Old Party"
Among voters, a growing detachment from both major political…
political party
a group of individuals who organize to win elections, operate…
realignment
a process in which the popular support for and relative stren…
Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
private bills
public bills
simple resolution
joint resolution
bills that deal with individual people or places
bills that deal with general matters and apply to the entire…
covers matters affecting only one house of Congress and is pa…
A type of resolution where the president's signature gives it…
private bills
bills that deal with individual people or places
public bills
bills that deal with general matters and apply to the entire…
84 terms
Government chapter 7
Enumerated powers
Duty
Excise tax
General welfare
These are powers of congress as listed in the constitution
This is a tax on an import
This is a tax on the production, sale, or use of certain items
This is a phrase that speaks of the general good of the country
Enumerated powers
These are powers of congress as listed in the constitution
Duty
This is a tax on an import
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American Government Chapter 7
Appeal
Appellate courts
Appellate jurisdiction
Concurring opinion
An application to a higher court to review the decision made…
Courts that review findings made by lower courts.
A higher court's power to consider appeals on cases decided b…
A separate judicial opinion from the majority that is based o…
Appeal
An application to a higher court to review the decision made…
Appellate courts
Courts that review findings made by lower courts.
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