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Social Studies-Government
citizen
Republic
Government
limited government
an inhabitant of a city or town, especially one entitled to i…
a state in which the head of government is not a monarch or o…
the political direction and control exercised over the action…
no one in the government or leadership can disobey any law an…
citizen
an inhabitant of a city or town, especially one entitled to i…
Republic
a state in which the head of government is not a monarch or o…
Social Studies government
Preamble
Natural Rights
Grievances
Resolution of Independants
An introduction explaining why the declaration is being writt…
The colonists explain the right of people and the role of gov…
A list of colonists' complaints (declaration of Independance)
The colonists declare their independence from britain (declar…
Preamble
An introduction explaining why the declaration is being writt…
Natural Rights
The colonists explain the right of people and the role of gov…
19 terms
Social Studies Government
legislative
executive
judicial
checks and balances
makes the law
president
judge Judy
each branch limits the power of another branch
legislative
makes the law
executive
president
Social Studies - Government
democracy
monarchy
dictatorship
law
government run by all the people living under it's rule
a system of government where control is in the hands of a Kin…
a system of government where supreme power is in the hands of…
a rule of conduct or action
democracy
government run by all the people living under it's rule
monarchy
a system of government where control is in the hands of a Kin…
Social studies government definitions
Jurisdiction
Municipality
Municipal council
Councilers
The power to make a decision and law for an area
A community or area that has its own local government for a m…
A group of people who have been elected to make decisions
The elected members of the council
Jurisdiction
The power to make a decision and law for an area
Municipality
A community or area that has its own local government for a m…
21 terms
Social Studies Unit: Government
A ______________ is a group of people…
Government:
A ______________ is a member of a comm…
A _____________ is the leader of a ___…
Government
*Services... *Makes Laws... *Helps people stay safe... *Settles disagr…
Citizen
Mayor,... Town or City
A ______________ is a group of people…
Government
Government:
*Services... *Makes Laws... *Helps people stay safe... *Settles disagr…
Government/Social Studies
Population (of the state) (accept simi…
Theodore (Accept Teddy) Roosevelt
Emancipation Proclamation
South Africa
The U.S. Senate membership is based on having two representat…
First and last name please. Who was known as the "Conservatio…
On January 1, 1863, President Lincoln signed a document that…
The African National Congress was instrumental in helping to…
Population (of the state) (accept simi…
The U.S. Senate membership is based on having two representat…
Theodore (Accept Teddy) Roosevelt
First and last name please. Who was known as the "Conservatio…
31 terms
Social Studies- Forms of Government
Absolute monarchy
Anarchy
Authoritarian
Commonwealth
a form of government where the monarch rules unhindered witho…
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought by t…
a form of government in which state authority is imposed onto…
a nation, state, or political entity founded on law or united…
Absolute monarchy
a form of government where the monarch rules unhindered witho…
Anarchy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought by t…
Social Studies Government
Etruscans
Territory
Civil war
Pax Romana
Ancient people who conquered the Italian peninsula; lived bef…
Any large area of land; also known as a province
A conflict in which people within one country fight each other
A period of peace in the Roman empire that lasted about 200 y…
Etruscans
Ancient people who conquered the Italian peninsula; lived bef…
Territory
Any large area of land; also known as a province
social studies: government (citizenship)
pressure groups seek to influence gove…
economic pressure groups, medical and…
pressure groups influence the governme…
Lobbyist is a person who is hired by a…
what is a pressure group?
give three examples of types of pressure groups.
how do pressure groups influence the government?
what is a lobbyist?
pressure groups seek to influence gove…
what is a pressure group?
economic pressure groups, medical and…
give three examples of types of pressure groups.
Social Studies: Colonial Government
Protected Rights
Representative Government
English Bill of Rights
Colonial Government
The colonists believed that a government should protect their…
A _______________ ___________ is a government where people el…
The _______ ____ ___ ______ was a document that limited a rul…
The _________ _________ included three types of colonies: cha…
Protected Rights
The colonists believed that a government should protect their…
Representative Government
A _______________ ___________ is a government where people el…
13 terms
Social studies government
Popular sovereighty
Confederation
Bicameral
Ratify
Political theory that goverment is subject to the will of the…
A voluntary association of independent states
Consisting of two houses, or chambers, especially in a legisl…
To give official approval to
Popular sovereighty
Political theory that goverment is subject to the will of the…
Confederation
A voluntary association of independent states
18 terms
Social Studies Government
Strengths of Articles of Confederation…
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
3/5ths Compromise
The Great Compromise
1) governed the nation during the Revolutionary war 2) negoti…
1) had no authority to raise money by collecting taxes... 2) no…
every 5 enslaved persons would count as 3 people in the state…
allowed the creation of the two houses in the U.S. Congress a…
Strengths of Articles of Confederation…
1) governed the nation during the Revolutionary war 2) negoti…
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
1) had no authority to raise money by collecting taxes... 2) no…
14 terms
Social Studies Government Test
Autocratic
Democratic
Oligarchic
Confederation
Government where one person is in power.
Government where power lies with the people.
Government where an elite group of people have the power.
A group of countries that agree to solve problems and provide…
Autocratic
Government where one person is in power.
Democratic
Government where power lies with the people.
Social studies government
Articles of confederation
Great compromise
Three fifths compromise
Bill of rights
1777 1st constitution created loose alliances of 13 independe…
Plan at constitutional convention, settled differences betwee…
Agreement that only 3/5 of slaves got counted as population
List of freedoms that government protects
Articles of confederation
1777 1st constitution created loose alliances of 13 independe…
Great compromise
Plan at constitutional convention, settled differences betwee…
Social studies government
Presidential democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Suffrage
Voters elect legislators
Ruled by Kings Queens princes and princesses
The leader has not been elected and uses for us to control al…
The right to vote in political elections
Presidential democracy
Voters elect legislators
Monarchy
Ruled by Kings Queens princes and princesses
25 terms
Social Studies / Government Vocabulary
Rights of Citizenship
Civic Responsibilities and Duties
Civic Participation
Main Idea
Freedom of religion, speech, press, petition and assembly pro…
Obeying the law, respecting the rights of others, paying taxe…
Actively engaging in the community by using information effec…
Tells the topic of a paragraph
Rights of Citizenship
Freedom of religion, speech, press, petition and assembly pro…
Civic Responsibilities and Duties
Obeying the law, respecting the rights of others, paying taxe…
45 terms
social studies- Government
northwest ordinance
federalist
executive branch
judicial branch
-a 1787 law that set up a government for the northwest territ…
supporters of the constitution
a branch of government that carries out laws
a branch of government that decides if laws are carried out f…
northwest ordinance
-a 1787 law that set up a government for the northwest territ…
federalist
supporters of the constitution
10 terms
Social Studies Government Studytools
Democracy
Republic
Oligarchy
Dictatorship
Government where all citizens vote/make ALL decisions. Everyo…
Government where citizens elect representatives who make deci…
Government in which a few people rule - power can be taken by…
Government rules by absolute ruler of state (Dictator), dicta…
Democracy
Government where all citizens vote/make ALL decisions. Everyo…
Republic
Government where citizens elect representatives who make deci…
10 terms
Social Studies Government
I
II
III
IV
Religion... Assemble... Petition... Press... Speech
People can carry firearms.
You can not be forced to house and feed soldiers in peacetime
Your house cannot be searched or seized without a warrant and…
I
Religion... Assemble... Petition... Press... Speech
II
People can carry firearms.
17 terms
Social Studies: Government
Revenue
Vote
Commonwealth
Republic
Money that a government recieves from taxes and other sources…
To chose a preferred candidate in an election
A state
A form of government in which the citizens elect people to re…
Revenue
Money that a government recieves from taxes and other sources…
Vote
To chose a preferred candidate in an election
Social Studies 11 - Government
direct democracy
representative democracy
communism
elite
a system in which citizens vote directly on every issue
a system in which citizens elect a politician who then makes…
a social and economic ideology that believes property, produc…
a group of people who hold power
direct democracy
a system in which citizens vote directly on every issue
representative democracy
a system in which citizens elect a politician who then makes…
15 terms
Social studies government
Oligarchy
Monarchy
Autocratic
Communism
A country or nation controlled by a small group of people tha…
A form of government in which the state is Run by a monach (k…
A government which all power is held by a single person and h…
(A form of autocratic) A political and economic system in whi…
Oligarchy
A country or nation controlled by a small group of people tha…
Monarchy
A form of government in which the state is Run by a monach (k…
23 terms
Social Studies: Government
Preamble
Requirements to run for President
Branch that enforces the laws
Branch that creates laws
The first part of the Constitutuion
Resident for 14 years, 35 years of age, and a native born
Executive
Legislative
Preamble
The first part of the Constitutuion
Requirements to run for President
Resident for 14 years, 35 years of age, and a native born
32 terms
Social Studies- Government
America's first central government was…
Northwest ordinance
Most Americans view there state as
Most pay little attention to their
the articles of confederation
A system for creating the new state in the western territorie…
authority
central government
America's first central government was…
the articles of confederation
Northwest ordinance
A system for creating the new state in the western territorie…
16 terms
Social Studies Government
Autocratic
Oligarchy
Democratic
Unitary
Citizens have little to no say in the government.
Citizens have little say in government. Power is ruled by a s…
Supreme power is held by the people.
Power is held by one central authority.
Autocratic
Citizens have little to no say in the government.
Oligarchy
Citizens have little say in government. Power is ruled by a s…
17 terms
Social Studies Government Vocab
Government
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Democracy
The power or authoiruty that rules a country
Ruled by ons
Ruled by few (group)
Ruled by the majority (people)
Government
The power or authoiruty that rules a country
Monarchy
Ruled by ons
26 terms
Social Studies Government 2016
Ad Hoc Committee
Amendments
Appropriations Committee
Bills
committee for a special purpose
changes submitted for bills
deals with spending money
purposed laws
Ad Hoc Committee
committee for a special purpose
Amendments
changes submitted for bills
Social Studies Government
map key
compass rose
region
consumers
helps readers interpret the symbols that appear on maps
arrow that shows the directions:north,east,south and west
area that shares physical or human characteristics
people who buy goods and services
map key
helps readers interpret the symbols that appear on maps
compass rose
arrow that shows the directions:north,east,south and west
24 terms
Social studies foundations of government !
Absolute monarchy
Theocracy
Direct democracy
Oligarchy
Monarchs hold all power
A government controlled by 1 or more religious leaders
All voters in a community meet in one place and make laws
A government where a small group of people have control of a…
Absolute monarchy
Monarchs hold all power
Theocracy
A government controlled by 1 or more religious leaders
24 terms
Social Studies Federal Government
federal
federal
federal
federal
Print Money
Declare Was
Establish an army and navy
Enter into treaties with foreign countries
federal
Print Money
federal
Declare Was
21 terms
Social Studies Government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Thom Tillis
The branch that carries out and vetoes laws (president, gover…
The branch that passes laws (Congress, senator and representa…
The branch that can apply judicial checking to a law (Supreme…
Senator of North Carolina
Executive Branch
The branch that carries out and vetoes laws (president, gover…
Legislative Branch
The branch that passes laws (Congress, senator and representa…
17 terms
Social studies government
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Elastic clause
Makes the laws
Carry's out the laws
To interpret the laws
Most important power congress has, it shrinks and grows depen…
Legislative branch
Makes the laws
Executive branch
Carry's out the laws
13 terms
Social Studies government
Legislative branch
House of Representatives
The Senate
The Executive Branch
large group of people who make the laws; consists of House of…
124 people that create new laws that are needed in our state
46 people (one from each county) that make laws too
Enforces the law... President/Governor
Legislative branch
large group of people who make the laws; consists of House of…
House of Representatives
124 people that create new laws that are needed in our state
Grudgeball Social Studies Governments
democratic government
confederation
this is a form of government in which the citizens elect lead…
independent states agree to certain limitations on their free…
democratic government
this is a form of government in which the citizens elect lead…
confederation
independent states agree to certain limitations on their free…
20 terms
Social studies- vocab:government
Amendment
Checks and balances
Judicial branch
Precedent
Official changes,corrections,or additons to a law or constitu…
A system established by the constitution that prevents any br…
Division of the cereal government that is made up of the nati…
An action or decision that later served as an example
Amendment
Official changes,corrections,or additons to a law or constitu…
Checks and balances
A system established by the constitution that prevents any br…
56 terms
Social Studies: Government Review
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Guarantees freedom of religion, press, speech, assembly, and…
Protects the right to bear arms
We cannot be forced to house or quarter soldiers
Protects the people from unreasonable searches and seizures
1st Amendment
Guarantees freedom of religion, press, speech, assembly, and…
2nd Amendment
Protects the right to bear arms
13 terms
Social Studies Government
government
Why have government
state
population
an institution through which a society makes and enforces its…
maintain social order... provide public services... provide nationa…
body of people living in a defined territory and organized po…
the people, 1st essential of state
government
an institution through which a society makes and enforces its…
Why have government
maintain social order... provide public services... provide nationa…
Social Studies - Vocabulary - Government
Monarchy
Aristocracy
Oligarhcy
Tyranny
Rule by one
Rule by the best
Rule by the few
Comes from tyrant which means ruler
Monarchy
Rule by one
Aristocracy
Rule by the best
8 terms
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
Limited Government
Unlimited government
Monarchy
Dictatorship
government's power is limited
government's power is NOT limited
ruled by one person; usually a king/queen
ruled by one person; unlimited power
Limited Government
government's power is limited
Unlimited government
government's power is NOT limited
Government Types (Social Studies)
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Democracy
Monarchy
A government that does not have complete control over its cit…
A government that has complete control over every aspect of i…
Citizens elect representatives to govern them. A legislature…
A king, queen, or emperor rules society. The ruler usually in…
Limited Government
A government that does not have complete control over its cit…
Unlimited Government
A government that has complete control over every aspect of i…
18 terms
Social Studies Government Terms
Capitalism
Socialism
Communism
Dictatorship
In a capitalist or free-market economy, people own their own…
Socialist governments own many of the larger industries and p…
In a communist country, the government owns all businesses an…
Rule by a single leader who has not been elected and may use…
Capitalism
In a capitalist or free-market economy, people own their own…
Socialism
Socialist governments own many of the larger industries and p…
Social Studies - Government
Separation of Power
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Checks and Balances
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
It usually consists of a court of final appeal (called the "S…
The system of checks and balances is a part of our Constituti…
Separation of Power
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
Executive Branch
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
Social Studies - Government
Separation of Power
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Checks and Balances
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
It usually consists of a court of final appeal (called the "S…
The system of checks and balances is a part of our Constituti…
Separation of Power
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
Executive Branch
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
8 terms
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
Checks and Balances
Bill of Rights
Constitution
Amendment
A system in which the powers of each branch of government are…
The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution
Written plan for government
An addition to the Constitution
Checks and Balances
A system in which the powers of each branch of government are…
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution
Social Studies Government
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Popular Sovereignty
Democracy
A government in which a king or queen rules.
A type of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
A government in which belief that ultimate power resides in t…
A type of government that believes you can vote for a variety…
Monarchy
A government in which a king or queen rules.
Dictatorship
A type of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
62 terms
Social Studies Government
Absolute Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy(Presidential)
Monarchs have a lot of power... They have advisors... Monarchy is p…
A democracy with a weakened monarch that doesn't have much po…
Each person over 18 directly votes on making all or many of t…
Voters elect representatives to make decisions for a group... Th…
Absolute Monarchy
Monarchs have a lot of power... They have advisors... Monarchy is p…
Constitutional Monarchy
A democracy with a weakened monarch that doesn't have much po…
12 terms
social studies Government
absolute monarchy
constitutional monarchy
dictatorship
democracy
the monarch has complete control over the government, no limits
the monarch has a controlled government and rules
ruling and controlling by one person, the dictator, who has t…
a form of government where people choose their leader by voting
absolute monarchy
the monarch has complete control over the government, no limits
constitutional monarchy
the monarch has a controlled government and rules
social studies - government
government
the house of commons
mp's
the senate
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
the elected law-making body in parliament. has 308 seats
members of parliament
senates are appointed by the governor general on the prime mi…
government
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
the house of commons
the elected law-making body in parliament. has 308 seats
Social Studies - Early Government
Foreign Policy
Neutrality Proclamation
Jay's Treaty
Unconstitutional
Actions that a nation takes towards other nations.
Policy that the U.S would not support either England or Franc…
Treaty with England that said England would pay for damaged s…
Not permitted by the constitution.
Foreign Policy
Actions that a nation takes towards other nations.
Neutrality Proclamation
Policy that the U.S would not support either England or Franc…
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