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47 terms
Government economics
State
Nation
Nation-state
Consensus
Identifies a political community that occupies a definate ter…
Any sizable group of people who are united by a common bonds…
A country in which the territory of both the nation and the s…
Agreement about basic beliefs
State
Identifies a political community that occupies a definate ter…
Nation
Any sizable group of people who are united by a common bonds…
21 terms
Government & Economics
Profit motive
Open opportunity
Legal equality
Private Property Rights
The incrntive that drives individuals and business owners to…
The principle that anyone can complete in the marketplace.
The principle that everyone has the same legal rights
The principle that people have the right to control their pos…
Profit motive
The incrntive that drives individuals and business owners to…
Open opportunity
The principle that anyone can complete in the marketplace.
16 terms
Government & Economics
Democracy
Political ideology
High Tech Politics
Judicial
Government system by the people for the people.
Ethical sets of ideals, principles, & doctrines
Behavior of citizens and policy makers an agenda itself are s…
Gov't branch: appropriate to a court or judge
Democracy
Government system by the people for the people.
Political ideology
Ethical sets of ideals, principles, & doctrines
25 terms
Economics & Government
Producers
Consumers
Price
Quantity
People and Companies that make goods/services
People and companies that buy services
Amount consumers pay for a good/service; amount producers sel…
Amount of goods/services consumers buy; amount of goods/servi…
Producers
People and Companies that make goods/services
Consumers
People and companies that buy services
12 terms
Government and Economics: Influencing Government
public opinion
mass media
interest group
pollster
The ideas and attitudes that most people hold about elected o…
A mechanism of communication, including television, radio, ne…
A group of people who share a point of view about an issue an…
A specialist whose job is to conduct polls regularly.
public opinion
The ideas and attitudes that most people hold about elected o…
mass media
A mechanism of communication, including television, radio, ne…
12 terms
Governments and economics
Dictatorship
Communism
monarchy
oligarchy
government by a dictator.
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class w…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Dictatorship
government by a dictator.
Communism
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class w…
36 terms
Government + Economics
Autocracy/Dictatorship
Communism
Fasism
Constitutional Monarchy
All power is held by one person or a small group and they con…
A political and economic system in which the government owns…
A political system that stresses national strength, military…
Ruled by a king and/or a queen where power is passed down thr…
Autocracy/Dictatorship
All power is held by one person or a small group and they con…
Communism
A political and economic system in which the government owns…
18 terms
Economics & government
Traditional economy
Market economy
Command economy
Mixed economy
An economy that uses methods from the past to decide how they…
An economy where there is no interference from the government…
The government makes all economic decisions.
An economy consisting of meathids from both the command and m…
Traditional economy
An economy that uses methods from the past to decide how they…
Market economy
An economy where there is no interference from the government…
29 terms
Government & Economics
Executive
Judicial
Articles of Confederation
Legislative
Power to administer laws. Veto power.
Power to interpret laws and settle disputes.
1st national government was based on this. State governments…
The power to create laws - Senate & House of Represenative
Executive
Power to administer laws. Veto power.
Judicial
Power to interpret laws and settle disputes.
27 terms
Government economics
European union
United Nations
Traditional
Command economy
It political economic union of European good with a bang any…
International national security
economic system that relies on habit, custom, or ritual to de…
an economy in which production, investment, prices, and incom…
European union
It political economic union of European good with a bang any…
United Nations
International national security
23 terms
Economics/Government
Capital
Constitution
Currency
Domestic
Man-made resources used to produce other goods and services;…
The system of laws and principles for a government.
Money in circulation. The form of money used by a country.
Trade or dealings that happens within a country.
Capital
Man-made resources used to produce other goods and services;…
Constitution
The system of laws and principles for a government.
38 terms
Government economic
Absentee Ballot
Absolute Majority
Acceptance Speech
Ballot
One that allow a person to vote without going to the polls on…
A number of voters constituting more than half of the number…
Is written to provide an expression of gratitude for some for…
A process of voting, in writing and typically in secret
Absentee Ballot
One that allow a person to vote without going to the polls on…
Absolute Majority
A number of voters constituting more than half of the number…
20 terms
Economic/government
Need
Want
Natural resource
Surplus
Item necessary for survial
Item desired but not necessary for survial
Thing found in nature for which man has found useful
Extra supply
Need
Item necessary for survial
Want
Item desired but not necessary for survial
25 terms
Economics and Governement
Economics
Natural Resources
Scarcity
Socialism
How societies organize resources and money for the production…
Materials or substances that can be used to make money (ex- o…
The idea that humans have unlimited wants but limited resourc…
An economic and political system based on collective ownershi…
Economics
How societies organize resources and money for the production…
Natural Resources
Materials or substances that can be used to make money (ex- o…
26 terms
Economics government
Needs
Economics
Scarcity
Wants
things we need for survival, such as food,clothing,and shelter
The study of how we make descisions in a world with resources
The fundamental economic problem.
Things we would like to have
Needs
things we need for survival, such as food,clothing,and shelter
Economics
The study of how we make descisions in a world with resources
26 terms
Comparative Government Economics Terms
Capitalism - Free Market
Socialism
Wealth
Income
The means of production are owned privately and are used for…
based on public or social ownership of means of production an…
The total amount people own (a reservoir)
The amount of money one earns in a year (a river)
Capitalism - Free Market
The means of production are owned privately and are used for…
Socialism
based on public or social ownership of means of production an…
16 terms
Economics / Government
democracy
monarchy
dictatorship
communism
People elect leaders and rule by majority
ruled directly by a king or queen, the head of a royal family
ruled by a single, powerful ruler who has total control
the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of…
democracy
People elect leaders and rule by majority
monarchy
ruled directly by a king or queen, the head of a royal family
12 terms
Economics & Government
Producer
Consumer
Price
Quantity
People/companies that sell goods/services
People/Companies that buy goods/services
Amount consumer pays for good/service. Amount producers sell…
Amount of good/service consumer buys... Amount producers buy... # o…
Producer
People/companies that sell goods/services
Consumer
People/Companies that buy goods/services
33 terms
Government & Economics
patronage
straight ticket
split ticket
precincts
doing favors for loyal memembera
voting for candidates in only one party
voting for candidates of more than one party on the same ballot
voting districts
patronage
doing favors for loyal memembera
straight ticket
voting for candidates in only one party
Government And Economics
Dictatorship
Communism
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Government by dictator.
A leading society in which all property is publicly owned.
A government ruled by a king or queen.
A government ruled by a few powerful people.
Dictatorship
Government by dictator.
Communism
A leading society in which all property is publicly owned.
119 terms
Government/Economics
Anti-Federalist
Bond
Incument
Nonrenewable resources
Opponents of the American Constitution at the time when the s…
A financial security that represents a promise to repay a fix…
Model of organizational decision making in which major soluti…
a resource that cannot be replaced
Anti-Federalist
Opponents of the American Constitution at the time when the s…
Bond
A financial security that represents a promise to repay a fix…
18 terms
government/economics
Government
Constitution
Limited government
City-State
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…
an independent state
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…
54 terms
Government & Economics
subsistence farming
commercial farming
cottage industry
primary economic activiteis
farming that provides the basic needs of a family with little…
growing large quantities of crops or livestock in order to se…
a business that employs workers in their homes.
Type of economic activity that involves taking or using natur…
subsistence farming
farming that provides the basic needs of a family with little…
commercial farming
growing large quantities of crops or livestock in order to se…
22 terms
Government/Economics
Government
Autocracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
A governing body of a nation, state or community
A system of government by with absolute power
A form of government with a monarch at the head
A county that is ruled by one person
Government
A governing body of a nation, state or community
Autocracy
A system of government by with absolute power
16 terms
Economics for Government HSA
economic indicators
Consumer Price Index (CPI)
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Unemployment rate
data that helps us determine how well the economy is doing
costs of the most common necessities (food, shelter, etc), wh…
relates to the value of goods produced in the United States.…
percentage of the adult population that is unemployed and loo…
economic indicators
data that helps us determine how well the economy is doing
Consumer Price Index (CPI)
costs of the most common necessities (food, shelter, etc), wh…
17 terms
Economic and Government
Goverment
Citizen
Representatives democracy
Monarchy
An organization set up to make and enforce rules for society
...
...
...
Goverment
An organization set up to make and enforce rules for society
Citizen
...
19 terms
Government Economic
autocratic
democratic
literacy rate
capital goods
one or small group
Majority rule
The ability to read and write,affects standard of living
Items that people need to perform their jobs (factories,machi…
autocratic
one or small group
democratic
Majority rule
20 terms
Government and Economics
Totalitarian
Limited
Anarchy
Autocracy
Government has total control
The government has limited power
No one has power
Total rule by 1 person
Totalitarian
Government has total control
Limited
The government has limited power
11 terms
economics & government
monarchy
constitutional monarchy
dictatorship
totalitarianism regimes
using a king or queen, who belongs to a royal family
based on the idea that their are limits to the rightful power…
a single dictator or a small group holds absolute authority a…
dictator holds ultimate authority
monarchy
using a king or queen, who belongs to a royal family
constitutional monarchy
based on the idea that their are limits to the rightful power…
11 terms
Government and Economics
Mixed
Traditional
Command
Market
Individuals carry on their economic affairs freely, but are s…
- A economy where tradition and custom govern economic decisi…
The individual has little, if any, influence over how things…
In a pure market economy: The decisions are made in free mark…
Mixed
Individuals carry on their economic affairs freely, but are s…
Traditional
- A economy where tradition and custom govern economic decisi…
16 terms
Government/Economics
government
state
sovereignty
law
an institution that determines and enforces a society's laws.…
a territory whose population maintains an organized governmen…
the absolute authority that a government has over its citizens
a set of rules, issued and enforced by a government, that bin…
government
an institution that determines and enforces a society's laws.…
state
a territory whose population maintains an organized governmen…
33 terms
Economic and government
GDP(gross domestic product
Economic freedom
Capitalism
Private property
Total value of all goods and services in a country
Freedom to make your own economic decisions
Private citizens own FOP but decides how to use them within l…
Owned by individuals rather than the government
GDP(gross domestic product
Total value of all goods and services in a country
Economic freedom
Freedom to make your own economic decisions
29 terms
Government and Economics
With the United Kingdom's parliamentar…
If the leader of a country is chosen b…
The leader of the Parliament in the UK…
A Parliamentary democracy differs from…
Prime Minister
Parliamentart
Prime Minister
Legislature
With the United Kingdom's parliamentar…
Prime Minister
If the leader of a country is chosen b…
Parliamentart
18 terms
Government and Economics
autocracy
monoarchy
dictatorship
representative democracy
a government where one person rules
a king or queen rules; power is carried downdictator
one person takes control by force
citizens elect leaders to represent them in government
autocracy
a government where one person rules
monoarchy
a king or queen rules; power is carried downdictator
30 terms
Government & Economics:
Economic System:
GDP:
Per Capia GDP:
Traditional Economy:
a nation's way of producing things it's country wants or needs.
total dollar value of all goods and services produced in a ye…
total GDP divided by the country's population.
system where tradition and custom govern economic decisions.…
Economic System:
a nation's way of producing things it's country wants or needs.
GDP:
total dollar value of all goods and services produced in a ye…
18 terms
Government & Economics
mixed economy
command economy
market economy
monopoly
economy where BOTH government and private businesses are invo…
economy where the government owns and offers ALL the goods an…
economy where MOST goods and services are offered by private…
when one company controls an entire industry WITHOUT any comp…
mixed economy
economy where BOTH government and private businesses are invo…
command economy
economy where the government owns and offers ALL the goods an…
12 terms
Government and Economics
State
Nation
Nation State.
Consensus
Political community that occupies a a definite territory
Any sizeable group of people who are united by common bonds.
Like all citizens of France aren't all French
Agreement about basic beliefs.
State
Political community that occupies a a definite territory
Nation
Any sizeable group of people who are united by common bonds.
20 terms
Government and economics
Parliament
Legislative
Precedent
Common law
The british legislative
Having the power to make laws
Law
Civil law
Parliament
The british legislative
Legislative
Having the power to make laws
45 terms
Economics and Government
Economics
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
Goods
The study of how a society uses its recourses to satisfy its…
The study of the economics behavior and decision making of sm…
Study of economic behavior and decision making of entire econ…
phyisical objects (shirt and shoes)
Economics
The study of how a society uses its recourses to satisfy its…
Microeconomics
The study of the economics behavior and decision making of sm…
17 terms
Government and Economics
Democracy
Direct
Representative
Autocracy
the government is elected by the people.
All citizens have a chance to participate. Citizens vote on a…
Citizens elect leaders to write and manage laws for the count…
Government by a single person having unlimited power; despoti…
Democracy
the government is elected by the people.
Direct
All citizens have a chance to participate. Citizens vote on a…
10 terms
Government & economics
Representative
Census
Deport
Anarchy
An official whose job is to act in your interest
Official count of population done every 10 years
To be sent back to ones home country
A total lack of any ruling Authority
Representative
An official whose job is to act in your interest
Census
Official count of population done every 10 years
11 terms
Government-Economics
Dictatorship
Communism
Monarchy
Oligarchy
''Cuba, North Korea, China.'' Government by a dictator.
''China, Vietnam.'' Property is publicly owned and each perso…
''Sweden, Spain.'' A formal government with a monarch(royal)…
''China, Russia, India, UEA.'' A small group of people having…
Dictatorship
''Cuba, North Korea, China.'' Government by a dictator.
Communism
''China, Vietnam.'' Property is publicly owned and each perso…
24 terms
Government-Economics
democracy
monarchy
dictatorship
representative
A government where people have the power. People vote for lea…
A nation ruled by a king or queen
A government where one person has absolute power. Citizens ha…
A person who speaks for a group
democracy
A government where people have the power. People vote for lea…
monarchy
A nation ruled by a king or queen
8 terms
Government and Economics
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
A government ruled by a king or queen
Direct Democracy
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
Representative Democracy
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
21 terms
Government/economics
Government
Public policies
Dictatorship
Democracy
Institution thru which society makes and enforces public poli…
Everything a gov't decides to do (process)
Power held by a person or small group
Power held by the people
Government
Institution thru which society makes and enforces public poli…
Public policies
Everything a gov't decides to do (process)
51 terms
Government Economics
Economics
Need
Scarcity
Want
The study of how people figure out ways to get things they ne…
something a person cannot live without
Having a limited number of resources to produce the things th…
Something a person would like to have that is not necessary f…
Economics
The study of how people figure out ways to get things they ne…
Need
something a person cannot live without
12 terms
government and economics
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Unitary
in this form of government, there is a ruler with unlimited p…
In this form of government, the government is controlled by a…
in this form of government, citizens can serve in the governm…
This system of government is where all power flows from a str…
Autocracy
in this form of government, there is a ruler with unlimited p…
Oligarchy
In this form of government, the government is controlled by a…
23 terms
Government and Economics
Anarchy
Communism
consititutional Monarchy
Dictatorship
Condiction of lawlesness or political disorder brought about…
A systems of goverment in which the state plans and controis…
System of government in which a monarch is guided by consitit…
from of government in which a rule or small clique have absol…
Anarchy
Condiction of lawlesness or political disorder brought about…
Communism
A systems of goverment in which the state plans and controis…
25 terms
Government and Economics
Anarchy
Communism
Constitution Monarchy
Dictatorship
Condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought about…
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
System of government in which a monarch is guided by a consti…
Form of government in which a ruler or small clique have abso…
Anarchy
Condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought about…
Communism
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
25 terms
Government & Economics
anarchy
communism
dictatorship
constitutional monarchy
political disorder brought by government access
where state controls the economy
ruler having absolute power
monarch guided by a constitution where the rights are written…
anarchy
political disorder brought by government access
communism
where state controls the economy
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