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18 terms
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…
12 terms
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
24 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
8 terms
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?
19 terms
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,…
20 terms
Government and Citizenship
Bill of Rights
government rule book
self-government
change or addition to constitution
amendment
Bill of Rights
government rule book
35 terms
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
12 terms
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
20 terms
US government and citizenship
candidate
ballot
voting booth
citizen
candidate
ballot
20 terms
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
5 terms
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
13 terms
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
14 terms
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
100 terms
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
52 terms
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…
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…
25 terms
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
20 terms
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.
26 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
11 terms
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.
17 terms
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
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…
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.
61 terms
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
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…
19 terms
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…
29 terms
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…
19 terms
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…
24 terms
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)
41 terms
Government and Citizenship
Republic
Legislature
Economy
Repeal
A group with a certain equality between its members.
The law-making body of a political unit.
Consists of the production, distribution or trade, and consum…
A law or congressional act.
Republic
A group with a certain equality between its members.
Legislature
The law-making body of a political unit.
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…
52 terms
Government and 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…
29 terms
Government and Citizenship
Which form of government is considered…
Which form of government is considered…
Constitutional monarchy and republic a…
All governments falling into limited g…
communism
dictatorship, absolute monarchy
limited government
rule by many
Which form of government is considered…
communism
Which form of government is considered…
dictatorship, absolute monarchy
52 terms
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…
44 terms
Government and citizenship
Teacher understands and applies
Three most common forms of government
Democracy
Inalienable rights
Knowledge of concepts government, democracy, and citizenship,…
Democracy, monarchy, and totalitarian
The form of government in which the majority rules
Cannot ever be taken away by the government
Teacher understands and applies
Knowledge of concepts government, democracy, and citizenship,…
Three most common forms of government
Democracy, monarchy, and totalitarian
9 terms
Government and Citizenship
citizenship
naturalized citizen
sovereignty
federalism
The status of a citizen with rights and duties. Guaranteed by…
a citizen who acquires citizenship versus a natural born citi…
supreme or independent power to govern your own organization
the sharing of power between state and federal governments
citizenship
The status of a citizen with rights and duties. Guaranteed by…
naturalized citizen
a citizen who acquires citizenship versus a natural born citi…
21 terms
Citizenship and Government
Consent
council
mayor
recreation
permission
a group of people who make laws and rules for a community
a leader of a community
a way of enjoying yourself
Consent
permission
council
a group of people who make laws and rules for a community
25 terms
Government and Citizenship
What is a responsible citizen?
What is one way that people care for t…
How old must a citizen be to vote?
Why do people pay taxes?
A responsible citizen is a person who cares about others and…
People care for the environment by recycling plastic, glass a…
A citizen must be 18 years old to vote.
People pay taxes to:... -pay for services that people need... -buil…
What is a responsible citizen?
A responsible citizen is a person who cares about others and…
What is one way that people care for t…
People care for the environment by recycling plastic, glass a…
33 terms
Government and Citizenship
1. One of the most important rights an…
2. The Bill of Rights lists basic free…
3. The national government of the Unit…
4. In 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.…
D. Voting leads to putting new and different people in office.
A. Marshall can attend a town meeting.
D. the legislative branch
B. freedom of speech.
1. One of the most important rights an…
D. Voting leads to putting new and different people in office.
2. The Bill of Rights lists basic free…
A. Marshall can attend a town meeting.
34 terms
Citizenship and government
naturalization
Bill of Rights
First amendment
Second amendment
A legal process to obtain citizenship
First 10 amendments
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of…
naturalization
A legal process to obtain citizenship
Bill of Rights
First 10 amendments
21 terms
Government & Citizenship
Government
Constitution
Limited government
Unlimited government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
...
...
Government
group of people who have the power to make and enforce laws f…
Constitution
system of basic rules and principles by which a government is…
19 terms
citizenship/government
allegiance
anarchy
democracy
naturalize
devotion or loyalty owned by a citizen to a government
state of political disorder resulting from the absence of gov…
government in which power is held by the people and exercised…
to admit to or grant citizenship to someone who was born in a…
allegiance
devotion or loyalty owned by a citizen to a government
anarchy
state of political disorder resulting from the absence of gov…
15 terms
Government Citizenship
Amana Colonies
Decorah
Elk Horn
Emmetsburg
German
Norwegian
Danish
Irish
Amana Colonies
German
Decorah
Norwegian
8 terms
Government citizenship
Citizenship
Jus soli
Anchor baby
Jus sangunis
Not defined in the constitution
Law of the soil ,any babyborn on u.s soil is a citizen
Baby born in the u.s benefit gain
Law of the blood if both parents are american child is american
Citizenship
Not defined in the constitution
Jus soli
Law of the soil ,any babyborn on u.s soil is a citizen
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