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AP Government- Federalism Terms
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
any power given to the national government which is clearly s…
powers which are granted to the national government that are…
Federalism
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Inherent Powers
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
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Government in America: Chapter 3 (Federalism) Key Terms
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system- the entire set of interac…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
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Federalism Government terms
Block grants
Categorical grants
Concurrent powers
Confederation
Sum of money from national government that is given to state…
From the Congress for specific purposes, more strict on how t…
Shared by federal and state governments
Organization of parties, like an agreement
Block grants
Sum of money from national government that is given to state…
Categorical grants
From the Congress for specific purposes, more strict on how t…
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AP Government | Federalism Terms
federalism
unitary governments
confederation
supremacy clause
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
Constitutional arrangement in which sovereign nations or stat…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
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Government ~ Federalism Terms
Unitary System
Confederal System
Federal System
Full Faith and Credit Clause
a centralized government system in which lower levels of govt…
weak central government which come together for common cause
a decentralized government system in which there is a system…
to recognize the consensual agreement between all states and…
Unitary System
a centralized government system in which lower levels of govt…
Confederal System
weak central government which come together for common cause
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AP Government Federalism Terms
Block Grant
Categorical Grants
Commerce Clause
Concurrent Powers
A grant-in-aid with few restrictions or rules about how money…
Money given for a specific purpose that comes with restrictio…
A clause in Article I, Section 8, of the U.S. Constitution th…
Powers exercised simultaneously by the state government and f…
Block Grant
A grant-in-aid with few restrictions or rules about how money…
Categorical Grants
Money given for a specific purpose that comes with restrictio…
25 terms
AP Government Federalism Terms
Federalism
Unitary government
Confederation
Supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
A political system in which a weak central government has lim…
Article IV of the constitution, which makes the constitution,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary government
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
24 terms
AP Government Federalism Terms
Federalism
Unitary governments
Confederation
Supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
A political system in which a weak central government has lim…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constituion,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
Unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
53 terms
AP Government- Federalism Terms
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
any power given to the national government which is clearly s…
powers which are granted to the national government that are…
Federalism
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Inherent Powers
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
13 terms
AP Government Federalism Terms
Block grants
Categorical grant-in-aid
Commerce clause
Concurrent Powers
Broad grants to states for specific activities, such as publi…
A grant issued by the U.S. Congress that may only be spent fo…
The clause in the Constitution (Article 1, Section 8, Clause…
Powers that the Constitution gives to both the national and s…
Block grants
Broad grants to states for specific activities, such as publi…
Categorical grant-in-aid
A grant issued by the U.S. Congress that may only be spent fo…
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Government Terms federalism
Federalism
Division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A governmental system is which there is a central government…
assign some powers to central government others to the states
powers granted by the constitution
powers specified clearly in the constitution
Federalism
A governmental system is which there is a central government…
Division of powers
assign some powers to central government others to the states
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AP Government Federalism Terms
Federalism
Unitary
Confederate
10th Amendment
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
With this type of government, the national government is weak…
The constitutional amendment stating, "The powers not delegat…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
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Government Federalism Terms
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
The "Commerce Clause"
Concurrent Powers
...
...
...
...
Block Grants
...
Categorical Grants
...
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Government Federalism Terms
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
The "Commerce Clause"
Concurrent Powers
...
...
...
...
Block Grants
...
Categorical Grants
...
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Government terms (federalism)
federalism
division of powers
delegate powers
expressed powers
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
giving some powers to the federal and some to the state gover…
powers granted by the constitution
powers specified clearly in the constitution
federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
division of powers
giving some powers to the federal and some to the state gover…
23 terms
Ap Government Federalism Terms
federalism
unitary governments
supremacy clasuse
tenth amendment
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a notation so that all power resides in t…
article 6 of the constitution which makes the constitution na…
the constitutional amendment stating "the powers not delegate…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a notation so that all power resides in t…
25 terms
AP Government | Federalism Terms
federalism
unitary governments
confederation
supremacy clause
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
Constitutional arrangement in which sovereign nations or stat…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
28 terms
Government 4-federalism terms
Delegated powers
Expressed Powers
Implied powers
Inherent Powers
Powers granted to the National Government in the constitution
powers spelled out in the constitution
power reasonably thought to be granted, but not spelled out s…
powers that belong to the National Government because it is a…
Delegated powers
Powers granted to the National Government in the constitution
Expressed Powers
powers spelled out in the constitution
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Civics and Government Federalism Terms
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
Articles of Confederation
Publius*
One who supports the ratification of the constitution followi…
One who opposed the ratification of the constitution followin…
This was the first form of government and the first constitut…
Pseudonym used by federalist Alexander Hamilton, James Madiso…
Federalist
One who supports the ratification of the constitution followi…
Anti-Federalist
One who opposed the ratification of the constitution followin…
7 terms
Government Federal & State term
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
constitution
The branch of government that includes congress, makes laws.…
The branch of government that includes the president and staf…
The branch of government that includes the Supreme Court, int…
The framework for a government (or our plan of government)
legislative branch
The branch of government that includes congress, makes laws.…
executive branch
The branch of government that includes the president and staf…
48 terms
American Federal Government Terms
politics
government
totalitarian regime
democracy
the struggle over power within organizations that can grant o…
preeminent institution within a society, government has the u…
form of government that controls all aspects of the political…
system of government in which political authority is within t…
politics
the struggle over power within organizations that can grant o…
government
preeminent institution within a society, government has the u…
41 terms
Unit 4 Federalism: Government Terms
Delegated powers
Expressed powers / Enumerated power
Implied powers
Necessary and Proper (Elastic Clause)
Powers specifically given to the federal government by the US…
powers directly stated in the constitution
Powers not specifically mentioned in the constitution
Clause of the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause 3) s…
Delegated powers
Powers specifically given to the federal government by the US…
Expressed powers / Enumerated power
powers directly stated in the constitution
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Government in America: Chapter 3 (Federalism) Key Terms
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system- the entire set of interac…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
55 terms
AP Government, Constitution+ Federalism
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
34 terms
Federal Government Mid-Term
4th Amendment
Establishment Clause
Premption
Gideon vs. Wainwright
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures, excessive fines…
Part of the First Amendment that prohibits the government fro…
States may not assume duties that are constitutionally limite…
Supreme Court case with the court ruled that states must prov…
4th Amendment
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures, excessive fines…
Establishment Clause
Part of the First Amendment that prohibits the government fro…
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Government: Federalism
Dual Federalism
Cooperative Federalism
New Federalism
Full Faith and Credit Clause
The idea that the national and state governments were equal p…
Greater cooperation and collaboration between the various lev…
Devolution of power back to the states, giving them more auto…
Requires states to respect one another's laws, records, and l…
Dual Federalism
The idea that the national and state governments were equal p…
Cooperative Federalism
Greater cooperation and collaboration between the various lev…
39 terms
federal government mid term
Bill of Rights
Stamp Act
New Jersey Plan
Enumerated Powers are expressed in
limited the government power and they are the first 10 amendm…
passed in 1765, imposed a tax on all printed materials
plan to combat the Virginia Plan by breaking the Articles and…
Article 1, Section 8
Bill of Rights
limited the government power and they are the first 10 amendm…
Stamp Act
passed in 1765, imposed a tax on all printed materials
11 terms
Federal Government Terms
Executive
Legislative
Judicial
Checks and Balances
Branch of the government that executes laws.
Branch of government that writes laws.
Branch of government that interprets laws.
System of responsibilities between branches that allows one b…
Executive
Branch of the government that executes laws.
Legislative
Branch of government that writes laws.
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Federal Government Terms
Bicameral
Census
Upper House
Lower House
There are 2 parts to Congress (senate and house)
Count of demographics of population (every 10 years)
(Senate) high in status/older/more responsibility
(House of Representatives) lower in status
Bicameral
There are 2 parts to Congress (senate and house)
Census
Count of demographics of population (every 10 years)
151 terms
Federal Government Mid-term
democracy
polyarchy
oligarchy
aristocracy
selecting policy makers and organizing government so that law…
many people rule for the benefit of society. Chosen by electi…
form of government in which a small group - landowners, milit…
rule by relatively small elite.
democracy
selecting policy makers and organizing government so that law…
polyarchy
many people rule for the benefit of society. Chosen by electi…
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Federal System of Government Terms
Democracy
Republic
Federalism
Federal Republic
The people make up the laws and the people govern each other.
People elect representatives to make laws and govern over them
The division of power between many state governments and a na…
The United States has a federal republic. Federalism is the s…
Democracy
The people make up the laws and the people govern each other.
Republic
People elect representatives to make laws and govern over them
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Federalism Terms || AP Government & Politics
Federalism
Unitary governments
Confederation
Supremacy Clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
an organization that consists of a number of parties or group…
Article VI of the Constitution,... which makes the Constitution,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
Unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
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AP Government Federalism Key Terms
AFDC
block grants
categorical grants
conditions of aid
Program to distribute welfare benefits that formerly was fede…
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
A federal grant for a specific purpose, often with accompanyi…
federal rules that states must follow if they choose to recei…
AFDC
Program to distribute welfare benefits that formerly was fede…
block grants
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
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Federal Government Mid-Term
What are the Theories of Judicial Deci…
What are some of the qualifications fo…
What are some of the qualifications fo…
What does Pro. Sowell call the cradle…
Attitudinal, Strategic, Legal
-35 years old... -Natural born... -Live in country for the past 14…
-30 years old... -Live in state your representing ... -9 years resi…
14th amendment is Due Process clause
What are the Theories of Judicial Deci…
Attitudinal, Strategic, Legal
What are some of the qualifications fo…
-35 years old... -Natural born... -Live in country for the past 14…
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AP Government Federalism Vocabulary Terms
block grants
categorical grants
concurrent powers
cooperative federalism
a consolidated grant of federal funds, formally allocated for…
grants issued by Congress that may only be spent specifically…
powers shared by state and federal government
concept of federalism were national, state, and local governm…
block grants
a consolidated grant of federal funds, formally allocated for…
categorical grants
grants issued by Congress that may only be spent specifically…
17 terms
Federal Government
cabinet
checks and balances
concurrent powers
Congress
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
power shared by the state and federal governments
Creates the nation's laws; divided into two houses/chambers:…
cabinet
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
checks and balances
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
17 terms
Chapter 4 federalism terms - government
Dual federalism
Expressed power
Implied power
Inherent power
Both state and national gov were equal authorities operating…
Powers explicitly granted to congress by the constitution
Powers assumed by the gov that are not specifically listed in…
Those delegated powers of constitution that are assumed to be…
Dual federalism
Both state and national gov were equal authorities operating…
Expressed power
Powers explicitly granted to congress by the constitution
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Government in America: Chapter 3 (Federalism) Key Terms
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system- the entire set of interac…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
10 terms
Government terms chapter 3: federalism
Sovereignty
Federalism
Unitary system
Confederacy
The supreme authority to govern within a certain geographical…
A governmental system by which authority is divided between t…
National government only is sovereign
A government in which sovereignty is vested entirely in subna…
Sovereignty
The supreme authority to govern within a certain geographical…
Federalism
A governmental system by which authority is divided between t…
17 terms
Federal Government
cabinet
checks and balances
concurrent powers
Congress
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
power shared by the state and federal governments
Creates the nation's laws; divided into two houses/chambers:…
cabinet
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
checks and balances
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
19 terms
Government Chapter 4: Federalism
federalism
division of powers
expressed powers
implied powers
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
Assigns certain powers to the National government and reserve…
Delegated powers of the national government that are spelled…
Powers not expressly stated but reasonably suggested in the C…
federalism
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
division of powers
Assigns certain powers to the National government and reserve…
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Federal Government Ch. 2 Terms
bicameral
unicameral
Great Compromise
elastic clause
Composed of two houses.
Composed of a single body.
Agreement at the Constitutional Convention splitting the legi…
Provision of Article I of the Constitution authorizing Congre…
bicameral
Composed of two houses.
unicameral
Composed of a single body.
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Federal Government Ch. 4 Terms
civil liberties
Bill of Rights
selective incorporation
free exercise clause
personal freedoms, e.g., speech, assembly, religion.
First 10 amendments to the Constitution; emphasizes personal…
The process of applying some of the rights in the Bill of Rig…
A First Amendment provision that prohibits government from in…
civil liberties
personal freedoms, e.g., speech, assembly, religion.
Bill of Rights
First 10 amendments to the Constitution; emphasizes personal…
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Federal Government Chapter 2 Terms
unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitution Convention
Shay's Rebellion
a human right based on nature or God
a weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
a meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
a 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
unalienable
a human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
a weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
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Federal Government Chapter 1 Terms
issue
politics
power
political agenda
a conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
the activity by which an issue is agitated or settled.
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
issues that people believe require governmental action.
issue
a conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
politics
the activity by which an issue is agitated or settled.
20 terms
Government in America: Chapter 3 (Federalism) Key Terms
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system- the entire set of interac…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
22 terms
Federal Government Ch. 3 Terms
federalism
enumerated powers
implied powers
reserved powers
Power shared between national and state governments. Some pow…
Powers specifically given to Congress in the Constitution; in…
Powers necessary to carry out constitutionally enumerated fun…
Powers retained by the states.
federalism
Power shared between national and state governments. Some pow…
enumerated powers
Powers specifically given to Congress in the Constitution; in…
12 terms
AP Government Key Terms (Constitution and Federalism)
Majority rule
Checks and balances
Unitary system
Federalism
A fundamental democratic principle requiring that the majorit…
System in which each branch of government can limit the power…
System of government in which all power is invested in a cent…
A system of government in which power is divided by a written…
Majority rule
A fundamental democratic principle requiring that the majorit…
Checks and balances
System in which each branch of government can limit the power…
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Federal Government Ch. 1 Terms
politics
civic life
government
civil society
the process by which we choose government officials and make…
Participation in the collective life of the community.
The body (or bodies) charged with making official policies fo…
The broad array of voluntary associations that bring citizens…
politics
the process by which we choose government officials and make…
civic life
Participation in the collective life of the community.
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Federal Government Chapter 3 Terms
federalism
"necessary and proper" clause
nullification
dual federalism
government authority shared by national and local governments
section of the Constitution allowing congress to pass all law…
the doctrine that a state can declare null and void a federal…
doctrine holding that the national government is supreme in i…
federalism
government authority shared by national and local governments
"necessary and proper" clause
section of the Constitution allowing congress to pass all law…
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