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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 2
Enlightenment
Monarch
Legislature
Precedent
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A group of people who have the power to make laws
An example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Monarch
A government ruled by a king or queen
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Unit 2 Citizenship and Government
patriotism
Bill of Rights
hero
fairness
a feeling of pride in one's country
a paper that lists the rights and freedoms of all Americans
someone whose courage sets an example for others
justice
patriotism
a feeling of pride in one's country
Bill of Rights
a paper that lists the rights and freedoms of all Americans
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Government Citizenship - Lesson 2
Founders
Popular Sovereignty
Core Democratic Values
Limited Government
the people who helped establish our Country
the power and authority of the government comes from the people
things people believe in that bring people together as Americ…
the government can only do what the people have given it the…
Founders
the people who helped establish our Country
Popular Sovereignty
the power and authority of the government comes from the people
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Government and Citizenship Q2
What is the difference between civic d…
An example of electoral activity is
Which of the following is NOT used for…
Civic Virtue
civic duties are required and civic responsibilities are opti…
volunteering for a political campaign or candidate
High School Graduates records
morality or a standard of righteous behavior in relationship…
What is the difference between civic d…
civic duties are required and civic responsibilities are opti…
An example of electoral activity is
volunteering for a political campaign or candidate
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government and citizenship part 2
order, common needs
government
political, operate, organized
international organizations, war, trade
governments are created to keep _____ in a society and provid…
there are many different kinds of __________
_________ structures help governments to _______ in an ______…
governments and _____________ _____________ cooperate for man…
order, common needs
governments are created to keep _____ in a society and provid…
government
there are many different kinds of __________
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Citizenship and Government
Anarchy
communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
Type of government with the absence of any governmental autho…
The system of government in which the government plans, busin…
The people hold the power to rule.
One person holds all power. Usually this person is backed by…
Anarchy
Type of government with the absence of any governmental autho…
communism
The system of government in which the government plans, busin…
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Unit 2 Government and Citizenship
Constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Unitary System
Document that outlines the rules and principles of the country.
The leaders of the government do not have the power to make a…
The leaders of the government have the power to make all deci…
All power is held by the central government
Constitution
Document that outlines the rules and principles of the country.
Limited Government
The leaders of the government do not have the power to make a…
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Competency 5 - Government and citizenship - 2
Important political documents
1- the Declaration of Independence
2- the US constitution
Summary of the constitution
1- the Declaration of Independence... 2- the US constitution ... 3-…
- written by Thomas Jefferson... - issued to England in 4th of J…
- defines the government of the United States.... - split the go…
1- Preamble - the introduction; explains that the constitutio…
Important political documents
1- the Declaration of Independence... 2- the US constitution ... 3-…
1- the Declaration of Independence
- written by Thomas Jefferson... - issued to England in 4th of J…
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Government and Citizenship 2 - Rights and Amendments
Freedom of speech
Freedom of religion
Rights of the accused
Right against unreasonable search and…
lets us criticize a government official
allows St. Joseph School and Parish to exist
have an attorney and a speedy public trial
police are not allowed to randomly check your home for possib…
Freedom of speech
lets us criticize a government official
Freedom of religion
allows St. Joseph School and Parish to exist
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Government & Citizenship
government
constitution
limited government
unlimited government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
government structure in which government actions are limited…
government structure in which there are no effective limits o…
government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
constitution
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
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Citizenship & Government Study Guide 2
Why was the preamble added to the begi…
What is the difference between an Arti…
What are the 7 Articles of the Constit…
Identify and describe the "Big 6" Prin…
To explain why the Constitution was written and the purposes…
The Articles are the seven divisions of the Constitution.... The…
Article I: Describes the powers of the Legislative Branch (Co…
Popular Sovereignty: Rule by the people.... Federalism: Power di…
Why was the preamble added to the begi…
To explain why the Constitution was written and the purposes…
What is the difference between an Arti…
The Articles are the seven divisions of the Constitution.... The…
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Citizenship & Government
responsibility
recreation
council
mayor
a duty, or something you should do
a way of enjoying yourself
a group of people who make laws and rules for a community
a leader of a community
responsibility
a duty, or something you should do
recreation
a way of enjoying yourself
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Government & Citizenship
government
constitution
state
monarchy
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
a region that shares a common government
form of government which ruled by a monarch (king or queen, U…
government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
constitution
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
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Citizenship Government
Andy Barr
Mitch McConnell
Rand Paul
Barack Obama
Name your U.S. Representative.
Who is one of your U.S. Senators now?
Who is one of your U.S. Senators now?
What is the name of the President of the United States now?
Andy Barr
Name your U.S. Representative.
Mitch McConnell
Who is one of your U.S. Senators now?
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Government and Citizenship
citizen
government
democrazy
democratic republic
people born in that country and have earned the right to beco…
the laws and people that run a country, state, country, city,…
a system of government in which the power to rule comes from…
a government in which citizens elect representatives to make…
citizen
people born in that country and have earned the right to beco…
government
the laws and people that run a country, state, country, city,…
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Government and Citizenship
Bill of Rights
government rule book
self-government
change or addition to constitution
amendment
Bill of Rights
government rule book
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US Government and Citizenship Speedback 2
Which of the following is "not" a char…
A law makes it illegal to burn Bibles,…
The phrase "the right to swing my fist…
According to Adam Smith's notion of th…
have a relative who currently lives in the United States
The law is not content neutral and gives one book precedence…
Individuals have rights, but also have obligations to others…
National wealth is best achieved by everyone seeking his or h…
Which of the following is "not" a char…
have a relative who currently lives in the United States
A law makes it illegal to burn Bibles,…
The law is not content neutral and gives one book precedence…
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Citizenship and Government
abolish
amend
Cabinet
checks and balances
to end the practice or effect of; cancel, overturn
to change or modify for the better; to improve
group of advisers to the president, composed of the heads of…
each branch of government is subject to restraints, or checks…
abolish
to end the practice or effect of; cancel, overturn
amend
to change or modify for the better; to improve
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Citizenship and Government
monument
veto
debate
federal
a building that honors a person or event
to reject
to talk about
a part of the U.S. government
monument
a building that honors a person or event
veto
to reject
Government and Citizenship
Anarchy
Unlimited government
limited government
Absolute monarchy
No government; absolute madness
government has unlimited power
government has limits
A monarchy where the king/queen has all the power
Anarchy
No government; absolute madness
Unlimited government
government has unlimited power
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Government and Citizenship
responsible citizens
government services
3 levels of government
NC local government
obey laws, help others, volunteer, pay taxes, show respect to…
fire fighters, police officers, medics, and teachers
local, state, and federal
city and county
responsible citizens
obey laws, help others, volunteer, pay taxes, show respect to…
government services
fire fighters, police officers, medics, and teachers
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US government and citizenship
candidate
ballot
voting booth
citizen
candidate
ballot
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American Government/Citizenship Quiz #2
Gerrymandering
Majority Leader
Pork Barrel
Pocket Veto
strange shaped district boundaries for political advantages
Leader of Majority Party in Senate, Senate Leader
spending that benefits narrow group in return for political s…
after no action for 10 days veto occurs if congress is adjour…
Gerrymandering
strange shaped district boundaries for political advantages
Majority Leader
Leader of Majority Party in Senate, Senate Leader
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Government and Citizenship - Citizenship
citizen
civic life
civic participation
political party
legal member of a country
activities having to do with one's society and community
taking part in government
group that supports candidates for public offices
citizen
legal member of a country
civic life
activities having to do with one's society and community
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US Citizenship Test Part 2: System of Government
Name one branch or part of the governm…
What stops one branch of government fr…
Who is in charge of the executive bran…
Who makes federal laws?
▪ Congress... ▪ legislative... ▪ President... ▪ executive... ▪ the courts…
▪ checks and balances... ▪ separation of powers
the President
▪ Congress... ▪ Senate and House (of Representatives)... ▪ (U.S. or…
Name one branch or part of the governm…
▪ Congress... ▪ legislative... ▪ President... ▪ executive... ▪ the courts…
What stops one branch of government fr…
▪ checks and balances... ▪ separation of powers
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Government unit 2 citizenship and rights
UN declaration of human rights
naturalization
illegal immigrant/ aliens
civil disobediance
document that states basic human rights to which everyone is…
admit a foreigner to the citizenship of a country
...
refusal to comply with certain laws or to pay taxes. politica…
UN declaration of human rights
document that states basic human rights to which everyone is…
naturalization
admit a foreigner to the citizenship of a country
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Citizenship and Government
government
local
structure
function
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
limited to a city, part of the body, or other particular place
the way the local, state, and national government are designed
to act or work as expected
government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
local
limited to a city, part of the body, or other particular place
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Citizenship and Government
Responsibility
Citizenship
Government
Freedom
an obligation or commitment
the rights and privileges of a citizen that lives in a country
the system of rule by which a country, state, city, or other…
ability to move or act freely
Responsibility
an obligation or commitment
Citizenship
the rights and privileges of a citizen that lives in a country
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Government & Citizenship
New Deal
Teapot Dome
Great Depression
Watergate
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
A scandal in which Warren G. Harding's Secretary of Interior…
A severe, world wide economic crisis which lasted from the en…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
New Deal
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
Teapot Dome
A scandal in which Warren G. Harding's Secretary of Interior…
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American Government & Citizenship: The Constitution
Constitutional Convention
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
Makes laws
Carries out the laws
Branch of government that decides if laws are carried out fai…
Constitutional Convention
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
Legislative branch
Makes laws
Government and Citizenship
Government
Constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
A system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
A government structure in which government actions are limite…
Government structure in which there are no effective limits o…
Government
Group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
Constitution
A system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
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Government and Citizenship
Representative
Appoint
Elect
Public service
person chosen to act or speak for others.
Chosen for a position.
Voted for.
Doing work for the good of the community.
Representative
person chosen to act or speak for others.
Appoint
Chosen for a position.
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Government and Citizenship
Government
Constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government structure in which government actions are limite…
a government structure in which there are no effective limits…
Government
a group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws…
Constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
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American Government and Citizenship Exam 2
What are the qualifications for the Ho…
How are the House of Representatives e…
How are the House of Representatives d…
What is the duration for a House of Re…
- Over 25... - Citizen for over 7 years
Popular Election (by districts in each state)
They are proportional to the population
2 Years
What are the qualifications for the Ho…
- Over 25... - Citizen for over 7 years
How are the House of Representatives e…
Popular Election (by districts in each state)
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Intro to Government - Citizenship Test
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the constitution do?
The idea of self-government is in the…
What is an amendment?
Constitution
Protects our rights, sets up our government
We the people
A change to the Constitution
What is the supreme law of the land?
Constitution
What does the constitution do?
Protects our rights, sets up our government
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Government and Citizenship
Representative Government
Federal System
Separation of Powers
Legislative Branch
Government in which citizens elect officials who govern. This…
Government which divides power between a central government a…
The division of power between the branches of government
The part of government that passes laws (makes laws)
Representative Government
Government in which citizens elect officials who govern. This…
Federal System
Government which divides power between a central government a…
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Government and Citizenship
Rights
Responsibilities
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
a moral or legal entitlement to have or obtain something or t…
participation in government, state and local things.
created June/July 1776 in Philadelphia, it was ratified July…
a document the embodies the fundamental laws and principles b…
Rights
a moral or legal entitlement to have or obtain something or t…
Responsibilities
participation in government, state and local things.
20 terms
Government and Citizenship
government
constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government in which actions are limited by law
a government with no limits on actions
government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
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Citizenship and government
Community
Citizens
Environmentally
Speeches
A place where a group of people live or work
A legal member of a community
Recycling composting conserving energy helps your community
What responsible citizens give to share their ideas
Community
A place where a group of people live or work
Citizens
A legal member of a community
35 terms
Government and Citizenship
government
constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government in which actions are limited by law
a government with no limits on actions
government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
108 terms
Government and Citizenship
Political science focuses on studying
Political science also encompasses ele…
History
Sociology
different governments and how they compare to each other, gen…
History, Sociology, Anthropology, and Economics
how historical events have shaped political thought and process
the effects of various stages of social development on the gr…
Political science focuses on studying
different governments and how they compare to each other, gen…
Political science also encompasses ele…
History, Sociology, Anthropology, and Economics
22 terms
Citizenship and Government
Posterity
Civil trial
Subpoena
Indict
Future generations
A disagreement usually about money, but not involving a crime.
To call a witness in a trial.
To formally charge a person with a crime (grand jury)
Posterity
Future generations
Civil trial
A disagreement usually about money, but not involving a crime.
13 terms
Government and Citizenship
government
constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government in which actions are limited by law
a government with no limits on actions
government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
13 terms
Government and Citizenship
government
constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government in which actions are limited by law
a government with no limits on actions
government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
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Government and Citizenship
Democracy
Monarchy
Totalitarian
Rule by One
a form of government in which the majority rules; governments…
a system in which a king or queen leads the nation; can have…
a form of government in which one person or a few people have…
one person becomes the supreme leader of the nation
Democracy
a form of government in which the majority rules; governments…
Monarchy
a system in which a king or queen leads the nation; can have…
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Government and Citizenship
Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
Democracy
The US Department of State identifies 26 forms of governments…
A system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
A system in which the central government controls the product…
A form of government in which the majority rules. In practice…
Forms of Government
The US Department of State identifies 26 forms of governments…
Communism
A system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
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Citizenship and Government
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
right to free speech, freedom of religion, freedom of the pre…
right to bear (have) arms (weapons)
you don't have to quarter (house) soldiers in your home
prevents illegal searches/seizures (taking property) without…
1st
right to free speech, freedom of religion, freedom of the pre…
2nd
right to bear (have) arms (weapons)
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Citizenship and Government
Democracy
Republic
Constititution
Amendment
a government in which citizens have the power to make politic…
a form of government in which people elect representatives to…
a written plan of government
a change or improvement
Democracy
a government in which citizens have the power to make politic…
Republic
a form of government in which people elect representatives to…
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Government Citizenship
Citizen
Alien
due process
civil disobedience
A member of a state or nation who owes allegiance by birth or…
a citizen of one country who lives in another
a process by which the government must treat accused persons…
breaking a law because it goes against personal morals
Citizen
A member of a state or nation who owes allegiance by birth or…
Alien
a citizen of one country who lives in another
13 terms
Government and Citizenship
electorial process
citizenship
civic responsibility
representative government
selecting someone through the voting process from among candi…
the duties, obligations and functions of a citizen viewed as…
public duties such as keeping your community clean and safe,…
a form of government in which citizens elect representatives
electorial process
selecting someone through the voting process from among candi…
citizenship
the duties, obligations and functions of a citizen viewed as…
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