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Social Studies: Government and Citizenship
Feudalism
Classical Republic
Absolute Monarchy
Authoritarianism
rule of local Lords who are loyal to king and control life an…
form of representative democracy with small groups of elected…
king or queen has complete control of military government
individual or group with limited authority - no system in pla…
Feudalism
rule of local Lords who are loyal to king and control life an…
Classical Republic
form of representative democracy with small groups of elected…
40 terms
Social Studies 7: Citizenship & Government
Natural Rights
Constitution
Constitutional Government
Principles of a Republican Government
Basic, fundamental rights/freedoms all humans have at birth t…
Document that details the "framework" of a government. It exp…
Powers of government are limited by the document by which it…
-Citizens have the power to govern... -Citizens elect leaders to…
Natural Rights
Basic, fundamental rights/freedoms all humans have at birth t…
Constitution
Document that details the "framework" of a government. It exp…
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Social studies: Government, Economics and Citizenship
Naturalization
Representative democracy
Direct democracy
Monarchy
Process of becoming a United States citizen
Citizens vote for a person to represent them. Example: US
All citizens are directly involved in the law making process.…
Government with a king/queen and royal family, which follows…
Naturalization
Process of becoming a United States citizen
Representative democracy
Citizens vote for a person to represent them. Example: US
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Social Studies: America Government & Citizenship!!
Government
Representative Democracy
Republic
Constitution
The organization that has the authority to make and enforce l…
A democracy in which individual citizens elect people to serv…
A type of government in which the power to govern comes from…
A document that describes the rights of the people.
Government
The organization that has the authority to make and enforce l…
Representative Democracy
A democracy in which individual citizens elect people to serv…
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(118) Social Studies Government and Citizenship Competency
Civic Responsibilities
Civic Responsibilities
Political Heritage
Monarchy
our government and Constitution provides Americans with many…
Our _____ ______ include serving of juries, voting, becoming…
our democratic-republican form of government is a product of…
One of the oldest forms of government in ______ the rule of a…
Civic Responsibilities
our government and Constitution provides Americans with many…
Civic Responsibilities
Our _____ ______ include serving of juries, voting, becoming…
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Social Studies Citizenship and Government Review
Citizens
Citizens
Citizens
Citizens
People who are protected by and obey the laws of a particular…
have rights such as voting
have freedoms such as freedom of speech and freedom of religion
have responsibilities such as volunteering, keeping the commu…
Citizens
People who are protected by and obey the laws of a particular…
Citizens
have rights such as voting
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Social Studies - Government, Citizenship, and Democracy
Representative Democract
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
House of Representatives
Citizens elect representatives who then govern for their cons…
A model of government where political authorship is distribut…
The limitation of potential for abuse of power by making each…
435 members, representing congressional districts within his…
Representative Democract
Citizens elect representatives who then govern for their cons…
Separation of Powers
A model of government where political authorship is distribut…
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Social Studies Types of Government and Citizenship
Citizenship
Rights
Responsibiliities
Apathy
Acting as a member of a community with rights and responsibil…
A privilege given to you by the government
Duties that you are given in order to be a citizen of the cou…
having no concern of interest in government
Citizenship
Acting as a member of a community with rights and responsibil…
Rights
A privilege given to you by the government
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Social Studies- Government, Citizenship and the Constitution
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
House of Representatives
makes laws
makes sure laws are carried out
approves laws
representatives are based on population, but each state has a…
Legislative
makes laws
Executive
makes sure laws are carried out
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Social Studies Ch. 3&4: Citizenship and Government
Elect
Volunteer
Appoint
Ballot
to vote for people who do certain jobs
someone who works without being paid
to choose people to do certain jobs
lists choices in an election
Elect
to vote for people who do certain jobs
Volunteer
someone who works without being paid
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Social studies: Competency 803:005 Government and citizenship
Democracy
Inalienable rights
Pure democracy
What form of Governments USA have?
A government in which power is held by the people, who exerci…
Means that are civil rights can never be taken away by any en…
A type of government in which each person votes directly on e…
a Representative democracy because people elect candidates to…
Democracy
A government in which power is held by the people, who exerci…
Inalienable rights
Means that are civil rights can never be taken away by any en…
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Social studies: Competency 803:005 Government and citizenship
Democracy
Inalienable rights
Pure democracy
What form of Governments USA have?
A government in which power is held by the people, who exerci…
Means that are civil rights can never be taken away by any en…
A type of government in which each person votes directly on e…
a Representative democracy because people elect candidates to…
Democracy
A government in which power is held by the people, who exerci…
Inalienable rights
Means that are civil rights can never be taken away by any en…
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Social Studies Test Unit 8 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 which there are no effective limits on…
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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Government and Citizenship - Social Studies 6th grade
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…
EC-6 291 Social Studies: Government & Citizenship
Ancient Greece
How a Bill Becomes a Law
Federal Laws
Citizenship
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
are enforced by the executive branch: the department of justi…
in a democracy bestows on an individual certain rights & resp…
Ancient Greece
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
How a Bill Becomes a Law
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
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Praxis II Social Studies (Government, Citizenship, Democracy)
representative democracy
separation of powers
Legislative
Legislative candidate
american citizens elect reps who then govern for their connst…
legislative, executive, judicial
United States Congress (House of Representatives 435 members…
25 years old and been a citizen for at least 7 years prior to…
representative democracy
american citizens elect reps who then govern for their connst…
separation of powers
legislative, executive, judicial
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Social Studies Competency 005: Government and Citizenship
Most Common forms of Government
Democracy
Monarchy
Totalitarian
1. Democracy... 2. Monarchy... 3. Totalitarian
- Form of government in which the majority rules... - Govt power…
- System in which a king or queen leads the nation... - Gains po…
- Form of govt in which one person or a few ppl have all of t…
Most Common forms of Government
1. Democracy... 2. Monarchy... 3. Totalitarian
Democracy
- Form of government in which the majority rules... - Govt power…
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EC-6 291 Social Studies: Government & Citizenship
Ancient Greece
How a Bill Becomes a Law
Federal Laws
Citizenship
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
are enforced by the executive branch: the department of justi…
in a democracy bestows on an individual certain rights & resp…
Ancient Greece
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
How a Bill Becomes a Law
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
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Culture, citizenship, government 3RD GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES Scott's Foresman
Culture
traditions
Hawaii
the word aloha means
is the study of the way a group of people live. It can includ…
traditions are special ways a group does something over the y…
Is a state that is nicknamed the Aloha State
many things including goodbye and hello
Culture
is the study of the way a group of people live. It can includ…
traditions
traditions are special ways a group does something over the y…
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EC-6 291 Social Studies: Government & Citizenship
Ancient Greece
How a Bill Becomes a Law
Federal Laws
Citizenship
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
are enforced by the executive branch: the department of justi…
in a democracy bestows on an individual certain rights & resp…
Ancient Greece
-reached the highest levels of human achievement based on the…
How a Bill Becomes a Law
-laws are passed by Congress... 1. originate in either the house…
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Social Studies Competency 005: Government and Citizenship
Most Common forms of Government
Democracy
Monarchy
Totalitarian
1. Democracy... 2. Monarchy... 3. Totalitarian
- Form of government in which the majority rules... - Govt power…
- System in which a king or queen leads the nation... - Gains po…
- Form of govt in which one person or a few ppl have all of t…
Most Common forms of Government
1. Democracy... 2. Monarchy... 3. Totalitarian
Democracy
- Form of government in which the majority rules... - Govt power…
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Social Studies Chapter 8: Government, Citizenship, and the Constitution
Preamble
Domestic Tranquility
Civilian
General Welfare
Introduction to a declaration, constitution, or other officia…
Peace and order at home.
Nonmilitary.
Well-being of all the citizens of a nation.
Preamble
Introduction to a declaration, constitution, or other officia…
Domestic Tranquility
Peace and order at home.
Government and Citizenship, Social Studies, EC-6 291
Bill
Citenzenship
Most basic form of Citizenship
Texas Government
A proposed law is called a Bill while it is under considerati…
Citizenship in a democracy bestows on an individual certain r…
Voting
Texas government is like a miniature U.S. government. Texas h…
Bill
A proposed law is called a Bill while it is under considerati…
Citenzenship
Citizenship in a democracy bestows on an individual certain r…
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Social Studies-Americans, Citizenship, Government, and the Constitution
Immigrants
Constitutional Monarchy
Representative Democracy
Volunteerism
A person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country
The power of the ruler is limited
A government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern
The practice of offering your time and service to others with…
Immigrants
A person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country
Constitutional Monarchy
The power of the ruler is limited
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TExES Social Studies 4-8 (Government and Citizenship Section)
Civic Responsibilities
Monarchy
Hammurabi of Babylon
Divine Right of Kings
__________ include serving on juries, voting, becoming inform…
The oldest form of govt is __________ - the rule of a king or…
He is the oldest known king. Best known for his code of law.…
This accompanied monarchy. The belief that kings were God's r…
Civic Responsibilities
__________ include serving on juries, voting, becoming inform…
Monarchy
The oldest form of govt is __________ - the rule of a king or…
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5th Social Studies: Government and Citizenship 8.1-8.5
citizen
civic life
civic participation
political party
legal member of a country
activities having to do with ones'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 ones's society and community
317 terms
TExES Social Studies 7-12 (232) Government & Citizenship
Separation of Powers
Separation of Powers
Republicanism
Federalism
Each branch of government has its own duties
This prevents one branch from becoming supreme to protect the…
This is where people elect others to represent them
Power is shared by state governments and the federal government
Separation of Powers
Each branch of government has its own duties
Separation of Powers
This prevents one branch from becoming supreme to protect the…
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EC-6 Generalist Social Studies Comp: 023: Government/Citizenship
How many forms of government in the wo…
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
26
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
a system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
a system of government in which the central government contro…
How many forms of government in the wo…
26
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
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7th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary - Chapter 8: Government, Citizenship and the Constitution
Preamble
domestic tranquility
civilian
general welfare
the introduction to the United States Constitution
peace and order at home (within your country)
a person who is not a part of the military; nonmilitary
well-being of all the citizens of a nation
Preamble
the introduction to the United States Constitution
domestic tranquility
peace and order at home (within your country)
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SOCIAL STUDIES - (3rd Grade VA / SOL) Government and Citizenship
What is a community?
What are rules?
What are laws?
What is government?
a place where people live, work, and play
what people must or must not do
rules people live by; written and carried out by the government
a group of people who make rules and laws; carry them out, an…
What is a community?
a place where people live, work, and play
What are rules?
what people must or must not do
35 terms
7th Grade - Chapter 8 Social Studies Vocabulary - Government, Citizenship, and the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
citizens elect representatives to carry out their will
each branch has the power to limit the actions of the other t…
Popular Sovereignty
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
Separation of Powers
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
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Praxis Elementary Education Social Studies Subtest - Part 2 (Government and Citizenship)
Government
Purpose of Government
Parliamentary system
Federalism
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
Preamble to US Constitution says "We the people, in order to…
A system of government in which the legislature selects the p…
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Government
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
Purpose of Government
Preamble to US Constitution says "We the people, in order to…
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EC-6 Generalist Social Studies Comp: 023: Government/Citizenship
How many forms of government in the wo…
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
26
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
a system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
a system of government in which the central government contro…
How many forms of government in the wo…
26
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
20 terms
Government/ Citizenship Study Guide
governor
democracy
liberty
council
the head of the state executive branch... Indiana - Mike Pence
a government run by its citizens
freedom
a group that makes laws at the local level
governor
the head of the state executive branch... Indiana - Mike Pence
democracy
a government run by its citizens
18 terms
Social Studies Citizenship
Mayor
City Adminsitrator
Parks and Recreation department
Public oWrks
The head of City Council.
Oversees the city council and mayor.
An office that is in charge of making the community fun.
An office that takes care of health and safety issues such as…
Mayor
The head of City Council.
City Adminsitrator
Oversees the city council and mayor.
25 terms
Citizenship (Social Studies Citizenship Unit)
What do the stars on the flag mean?
How many stripes are there in the flag?
Who has the power to declare war?
Whose rights are guaranteed by the Con…
The states
13
President and Congress
The People
What do the stars on the flag mean?
The states
How many stripes are there in the flag?
13
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EC-6 Generalist Social Studies Comp: 023: Government/Citizenship
How many forms of government in the wo…
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
26
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
a system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
a system of government in which the central government contro…
How many forms of government in the wo…
26
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
50 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES CITIZENSHIP AND ECONOMICS
government
Constitution
Limited government
Unlimited Government
is group of people who have power to make and enforce laws fo…
is a system of basic rules for the government
Is a government structure that limits governments actions by…
Is a government structure that has no effective limits on gov…
government
is group of people who have power to make and enforce laws fo…
Constitution
is a system of basic rules for the government
63 terms
EC-6 Generalist Social Studies Comp: 023: Government/Citizenship
How many forms of government in the wo…
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
26
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
a system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
a system of government in which the central government contro…
How many forms of government in the wo…
26
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
28 terms
Praxis II Social Studies (U.S History, Government, Citizenship)
European Motivations
The Spanish explorers
France
The English
Wanted to find the Northwest Passage which they believed was…
in search of mineral wealth, looking for El Dorado (the City…
wanted to spread Christianity and find a new route by water t…
were motivated by a desire to colonize as much of the America…
European Motivations
Wanted to find the Northwest Passage which they believed was…
The Spanish explorers
in search of mineral wealth, looking for El Dorado (the City…
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Social Studies Competency 4/5 - Economics/Government and Citizenship
Competency 4 - Economics
economic systems
economic resources
Supply and demand
The teacher understands and applies knowledge of economic sys…
how resources are used to produce and distribute goods and se…
land, labor, capital, and entrepreneurship
In a free enterprise system, every product has a price. Price…
Competency 4 - Economics
The teacher understands and applies knowledge of economic sys…
economic systems
how resources are used to produce and distribute goods and se…
317 terms
TExES 7-12 Social Studies, Government & Citizenship
Separation of Powers
Separation of Powers
Republicanism
Federalism
Each branch of government has its own duties
This prevents one branch from becoming supreme to protect the…
This is where people elect others to represent them
Power is shared by state governments and the federal government
Separation of Powers
Each branch of government has its own duties
Separation of Powers
This prevents one branch from becoming supreme to protect the…
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Citizenship & Government Study Guide
state
population
territory
sovereignty
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
the amount of people in an area
an established boundary
the supreme and absolute authority within territorial boundar…
state
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
population
the amount of people in an area
16 terms
Social Studies Citizenship
Three Branches of Government
The President
Congress (They make the laws)
Supreme Court
Legislative, Executive, Judicial
Executive Branch
The Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Three Branches of Government
Legislative, Executive, Judicial
The President
Executive Branch
35 terms
Chapter 8 Social Studies Vocabulary - Government, Citizenship, and the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
citizens elect representatives to carry out their will
each branch has the power to limit the actions of the other t…
Popular Sovereignty
the government gets its power from the people who have the ri…
Separation of Powers
government is divided into three branches and each has its ow…
63 terms
EC-6 Generalist Social Studies Comp: 023: Government/Citizenship
How many forms of government in the wo…
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism
Socialism
26
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
a system in which the state controls economic activity in the…
a system of government in which the central government contro…
How many forms of government in the wo…
26
4 Best Known Forms of Government
Communism... Socialism... Democracy... Monarchy
42 terms
Social Studies Citizenship
Equality
Liberty
Justice
How is equality demonstrated
it means that each citizen has the same rights to enjoy the m…
basic freedoms
a system that protects your rights and freedoms
You have the right to....... -education... -choose a job career... - g…
Equality
it means that each citizen has the same rights to enjoy the m…
Liberty
basic freedoms
15 terms
Social Studies Citizenship
common good
elect
minority rights
election
the good of everyone in a community
to choose by voting
the rights kept by a smaller group
a time set aside for voting
common good
the good of everyone in a community
elect
to choose by voting
6 terms
Social Studies Critical Skills Assessment- Principles of Government & Citizenship
Rule of law
Democracy
Limited government
Representative government
the restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordi…
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
a political system in which legalized force is restricted thr…
An electoral system where citizens vote to elect people to re…
Rule of law
the restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordi…
Democracy
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
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