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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
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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…
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Social Studies Government study
JUDICIAL BRANCH
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH
EXECUTIVE BRANCH
Impeachment Process
Interprets laws... Where they work: Supreme Court... How are Just…
What they do: Make laws, Declare War... House:U.S representativ…
Main job: Carry out laws... Head of branch or chief: President... W…
House of Representatives starts by bringing charges against t…
JUDICIAL BRANCH
Interprets laws... Where they work: Supreme Court... How are Just…
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH
What they do: Make laws, Declare War... House:U.S representativ…
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Social Studies-Government
Government
Monarchy
Absolute Monarchy
Dictatorship
Any organization set up to make and enforce rules
kings and queens
kings and queens ruled with total power (few rulers today)
One person or small group of people holds all the power over…
Government
Any organization set up to make and enforce rules
Monarchy
kings and queens
Social Studies geography and government
Alphabet
Aeneas
Counsil
Dictator
Set of letters ready to create words, used capital, Romans co…
A great Trigon-Hero, Escaped the Trojan war,
Elected officials
Ruler with almost Absolute power, Ruled for 6 months
Alphabet
Set of letters ready to create words, used capital, Romans co…
Aeneas
A great Trigon-Hero, Escaped the Trojan war,
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Social Studies forms of government
Dictatorship
Anarchy
Direct Democracy
Monarchy
One man rules by force with the military backing him.
Nobody is in control-no government in place.
People vote on issues and are directly involved with day to d…
The king or queen hold all of the power.
Dictatorship
One man rules by force with the military backing him.
Anarchy
Nobody is in control-no government in place.
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Social Studies Unit 4 Government Vocabulary
Federalism
Republic
Bill of Rights
Articles of Confederation
The powers of government are shared between a central governm…
A system of government in which the citizens elect the repres…
First ten amendments to the Constitution protecting our indiv…
3 Parts:... 1) Confederation Congress is central to the national…
Federalism
The powers of government are shared between a central governm…
Republic
A system of government in which the citizens elect the repres…
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Social Studies: Forms of Government
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Direct Democracy (citizens)
Representative Democracy (citizens and…
limits are placed on government powers
no limits are placed on government powers
people of country have a direct say in the government; the pe…
people vote or elect representatives to decide and make laws…
Limited Government
limits are placed on government powers
Unlimited Government
no limits are placed on government powers
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Social Studies- Government
rules that people follow and the peopl…
a form of government in which leaders…
a form of government in which citizens…
written plan or government and highest…
Government
Republic
Democracy
Constitution
rules that people follow and the peopl…
Government
a form of government in which leaders…
Republic
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Social Studies types of government
Representative Democracy
Presidential System
Parliamentary System
Autocratic Government
when the citizens of the country elect representatives to mak…
the citizens of the country elect members of the legislature…
citizens elect members of parliament and the members of parli…
a single ruler with unlimited power, also known as dictatorsh…
Representative Democracy
when the citizens of the country elect representatives to mak…
Presidential System
the citizens of the country elect members of the legislature…
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Social Studies : types of government
perspective
architecture
evaluate
philosophy
Point of view
the art of designing buildings
Examine and judge carefully.
A system of beliefs and values
perspective
Point of view
architecture
the art of designing buildings
Social Studies government
The six sources of power
The three laws of power
The power is all with the people
The power is unlimited with one person
Wealth, physical force, social norms, state action, ideas, an…
Power is never static, Power is like water, and Power compounds
Democracy
Autocracy
The six sources of power
Wealth, physical force, social norms, state action, ideas, an…
The three laws of power
Power is never static, Power is like water, and Power compounds
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Branches of Government- Social Studies
Constitution
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy (Republic)
Document that describes how a country's government is set up…
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
All citizens create and vote on laws: No Representative.
Type of citizens vote in elections for representatives to mak…
Constitution
Document that describes how a country's government is set up…
Democracy
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
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Social Studies-Forms of Government
Absolute Monarchy (Overview)
Absolute Monarchy (Power)
Absolute Monarchy (Law & Order)
Absolute Monarchy (Liberty & Freedom)
*One Ruler... *Oldest Political System... *In Egypt, they were Phar…
*Monarchs have ALL the power... *King/Queen have all the power... *…
* King makes the laws... *King doesn't follow the laws... *Kings se…
*As much as king allows... *Citizens have no rights... *No value in…
Absolute Monarchy (Overview)
*One Ruler... *Oldest Political System... *In Egypt, they were Phar…
Absolute Monarchy (Power)
*Monarchs have ALL the power... *King/Queen have all the power... *…
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Establishment of Government-Social Studies
Culture
diversity
unity
immigrant
the entire way of life of a people, including their customs,…
variety; differences
being as one or in agreement
a person who leaves one country for another
Culture
the entire way of life of a people, including their customs,…
diversity
variety; differences
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Social Studies - Local Government
Public Library
Public Works
City Council
County Courts
this is where you can check out books and have the ability to…
takes care of the city by collecting trash, taking care of ro…
the legislative branch of local government; has many members…
the judicial branch of the local government; makes decisions…
Public Library
this is where you can check out books and have the ability to…
Public Works
takes care of the city by collecting trash, taking care of ro…
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Social Studies -Government
recreation
Taxes
consent
candidate
A way of enjoying yourself.... A service provided by your local…
Money paid to the government
permission given to a candidate
a person who runs for a government job
recreation
A way of enjoying yourself.... A service provided by your local…
Taxes
Money paid to the government
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Social Studies Types of Government
Anarchy
Communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
The absence of government authority leading to disorder or co…
The system of government in which the state plans and control…
The people hold all the power to rule. They meet to make all…
One person holds all the power (Dictator) Usually this person…
Anarchy
The absence of government authority leading to disorder or co…
Communism
The system of government in which the state plans and control…
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Social Studies- Government terms
government
democratic republic
citizen
Constitution
the laws and people that run a city, state or country
the type of government the U.S has
people who are born in a country or who have earned the right…
the plan that explains how our government is set up
government
the laws and people that run a city, state or country
democratic republic
the type of government the U.S has
29 terms
7th Grade Social Studies Government
Democracy
Autocracy
Federal
Confederation
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
Form of government where power is shared with multiple levels…
When states or countries are joined by an alliance or agreeme…
Democracy
A system of government by which political sovereignty is reta…
Autocracy
Form of government in which all of the powers of government a…
social studies government packet
The legislative branch ........... the…
Senate qualifications
Number of senators per state
which plan did the senate come from ?
makes
A. 30 years old... B. 9 years a citizen... C. resident of the state…
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New Jersey (Nj)
The legislative branch ........... the…
makes
Senate qualifications
A. 30 years old... B. 9 years a citizen... C. resident of the state…
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Social Studies-The Three Branches of Government
branch
three branches of government
Why is the Federal Government separate…
another name for the Legislative Branch
part
Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, Judicial Branch
The Constitution did not want one person or group to have too…
Congress
branch
part
three branches of government
Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, Judicial Branch
Government Social Studies 2021
China
Germany
India
Iran
Single party state
Parliamentary Democracy
Parliamentary Democracy
Theocracy
China
Single party state
Germany
Parliamentary Democracy
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Social Studies government
Anarchy
Aristocracy
Democracy
direct democracy
Without government
Government run by wealthy people
Greek invention ... people elect representatives that run the co…
Rule directly by the people ex: town meeting
Anarchy
Without government
Aristocracy
Government run by wealthy people
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Social Studies Government Vocabulary
democracy
dictatorship
presidential democracy
unitary
rule by the people
rule by a single person who gained power through force
citizens vote for both the legislature and the executive leader
central government has most of the power
democracy
rule by the people
dictatorship
rule by a single person who gained power through force
30 terms
Social Studies Government
Three branches of government
Main job of the Executive Branch
Who is in charge of the Executive Bran…
Main job of the Legislative Branch
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
Pass or veto laws
The President
Make the laws
Three branches of government
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
Main job of the Executive Branch
Pass or veto laws
8 terms
social studies government
oligarchy
democracy
anarchy
dictatorship
A government ruled by a few powerful people
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
oligarchy
A government ruled by a few powerful people
democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
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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…
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Social Studies Government Vocab
Caste
colony
boycott
partition
A class with special duties and work
territory ruled by another nation usually far away
a refusal to buy or use and services
division of a subcontinent into two nations
Caste
A class with special duties and work
colony
territory ruled by another nation usually far away
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Social Studies-Government
Mayor
Governor
Judge
President
the leader of a city or town government-see that things get d…
an elected leader of a state government
leaders in courts- they decide if a person has broken a law a…
an elected leader of a country
Mayor
the leader of a city or town government-see that things get d…
Governor
an elected leader of a state government
10 terms
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
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
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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…
43 terms
Social Studies Test - Government
Constitution
Bill of rights
Democracy
Independence Day
the basic beliefs and laws of a nation, state or social group…
the first 10 amendments added to the constitution in 1791. Th…
A system of government in which the people make the laws and…
Celebrates the date of colonists declared independence from G…
Constitution
the basic beliefs and laws of a nation, state or social group…
Bill of rights
the first 10 amendments added to the constitution in 1791. Th…
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
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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.
24 terms
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…
10 terms
Government Social Studies Quarter 2
democracy
constitution
executive branch
judicial branch
form of government in which the people rule and elect officials
a plan of government
job is to see that the laws are carried out
laws are carried out fairly
democracy
form of government in which the people rule and elect officials
constitution
a plan of government
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…
14 terms
Social Studies Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
what government do we have here?
what leader is an example for an autoc…
One person running the government people have very little power
when a couple of people runs the government and the people ha…
we have a democracy but a presidential
Czar Nicholas 2
Autocracy
One person running the government people have very little power
Oligarchy
when a couple of people runs the government and the people ha…
22 terms
Social Studies Government Test
constituents
House of Representatives and Senate
preamble
Separation of Powers
voters taxpayers, people who have a say in the government
Two parts of the Legislative Branch
the introduction to the Constitution
refers to the three branches of government having their own r…
constituents
voters taxpayers, people who have a say in the government
House of Representatives and Senate
Two parts of the Legislative Branch
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
9 terms
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
Social studies government
Government
Law
Capital
Bill
The people and laws that run a place such as a country, state…
A rule that is made by tge governmebt
A city in which the government of a state or country is located
A plan for a new law
Government
The people and laws that run a place such as a country, state…
Law
A rule that is made by tge governmebt
14 terms
Social Studies Unit 6 Government
Taxes
Government
Capital
Mayor
Money that the government collects.
A group of people who work together to run a community.
A city where the government works.
Who is in charge of a local government?
Taxes
Money that the government collects.
Government
A group of people who work together to run a community.
36 terms
Social Studies 11 - Government Terms
Legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
Head of State
this branch of government is responsible for making and amend…
this branch of government has the power to administer and car…
this branch of government has the power to decide who has bro…
British Monarch, now Queen Elizabeth II; in Canada, her repre…
Legislative branch
this branch of government is responsible for making and amend…
executive branch
this branch of government has the power to administer and car…
11 terms
Social Studies Government Set
Consumers
Capitalism
Communism
Developed Nations
a person who buys and uses goods and services
an economic system in which the central government owns farms…
an economic system in which the central government owns farms…
nations with many industries and simple technology
Consumers
a person who buys and uses goods and services
Capitalism
an economic system in which the central government owns farms…
10 terms
8th grade Social Studies, government
Constitution
amendment
Bill of Rights
ratify
a system of written laws by which a country, state, or organi…
a formal change to a law
the first ten amendments to the U. S. Constitution
to approve or make valid
Constitution
a system of written laws by which a country, state, or organi…
amendment
a formal change to a law
5 terms
government unit-social studies
Explain how America met the challenges…
Explain how debate, compromise, and ne…
Explain how the democratic ideas withi…
Explain how the inability to reach a c…
They made the constitution and "broke up" with Great Britain.…
The people (leaders) voiced their opinions on what they wante…
They set up the checks and balances and other systems were ev…
People had different wants it all depended on where you lived…
Explain how America met the challenges…
They made the constitution and "broke up" with Great Britain.…
Explain how debate, compromise, and ne…
The people (leaders) voiced their opinions on what they wante…
17 terms
Social studies - government
Citizens
Elect
Municipal government
Mayor
People who are born in a country or who have earned the right…
Choose by voting
The town or city where you live
The head of the municipal government
Citizens
People who are born in a country or who have earned the right…
Elect
Choose by voting
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