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Government - Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Human Rights
Incorporation
Establishment Clause
Free Exercise Clause
Fundamental freedoms
A process that extended by protections of the Bill of Rights…
The First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
The First Amendment guarantee that prohibits government from…
Human Rights
Fundamental freedoms
Incorporation
A process that extended by protections of the Bill of Rights…
25 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief Executive
Chief Diplomat
Chief of State
Chief Administrator
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Term for the President: main architect of foreign policy and…
Ceremonial head of the government: a symbol of all the people…
The director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
Chief Executive
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Chief Diplomat
Term for the President: main architect of foreign policy and…
19 terms
Government: Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Commander in Chief
Presidential Succession
Battleground State
Executive Order
Term for President as Commander of the nation's armed forces
Scheme by which a presidential vacancy if filled
State in which the outcome of an election is too close to cal…
Directive rule, or regulation issued by a Chief executive or…
Commander in Chief
Term for President as Commander of the nation's armed forces
Presidential Succession
Scheme by which a presidential vacancy if filled
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American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
chapter 13- government terms
establishment clause
free exercise clause
parochial school
secular
congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
prohibits government from unduly interfering with free exerci…
private or religious school
non-religious
establishment clause
congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
free exercise clause
prohibits government from unduly interfering with free exerci…
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Government Alive! Chapter 13
Line of Succesion
Reprive
Pardon
Amnesty
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
A postponement of punishment for a crime.
A decree that frees a person from a punishment for a crime.
A general pardon usually granted to a group of people.
Line of Succesion
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
Reprive
A postponement of punishment for a crime.
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Government Alive! Chapter 13
Runoff Election
Line of Succesion
Reprive
Pardon
A second election to determine a clear winner, following a fi…
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
A postponement of punishment for a crime.
A decree that frees a person from a punishment for a crime.
Runoff Election
A second election to determine a clear winner, following a fi…
Line of Succesion
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
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Government - Chapter 13
chief of state
chief executive
chief diplomat
commander in chief
He is the President, the ceremonial head of the government of…
Since the President heads this branch of government, s/he is…
term for the President as the main architect of American fore…
term of the President's role in foreign affairs and nations's…
chief of state
He is the President, the ceremonial head of the government of…
chief executive
Since the President heads this branch of government, s/he is…
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American Government Chapter 13
Incorporation
Slander
Libel
Bill of Rights
this extends the Bill of Rights protection to include all lev…
spoken defamatory speech
written defamatory speech
this part of the Constitution guarantees/safeguards certain b…
Incorporation
this extends the Bill of Rights protection to include all lev…
Slander
spoken defamatory speech
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Government in America: Chapter 13 (The Presidency)
advice and consent
appointment power
cabinet
chief diplomat
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
advice and consent
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
appointment power
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
17 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 13
Runoff Election
Line of Succesion
Reprive
Pardon
A second election to determine a clear winner, following a fi…
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
A postponement of punishment for a crime.
A decree that frees a person from a punishment for a crime.
Runoff Election
A second election to determine a clear winner, following a fi…
Line of Succesion
The order of successors to the presidency if the president is…
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American Government & Citizenship Chapter 13, Local Government
Incorporate
City charter
Home rule
Ordinance
To receive a state charter, that recognizes local government.
A document granting power to a local government.
Allows cities to write their own charters, choose their own t…
A law, usually of a city or county.
Incorporate
To receive a state charter, that recognizes local government.
City charter
A document granting power to a local government.
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American Government Chapter 13
chief of state pg. 364
chief executive pg. 364
chief administrator pg. 365
chief diplomat pg. 365
the ceremonial head of the government of the United States
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
the director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
the main architect of American foreign policy and the nation'…
chief of state pg. 364
the ceremonial head of the government of the United States
chief executive pg. 364
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
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AP Government - Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Budget
Deficit
Expenditures
Revenues
Document that allocates money as well as taxes
Excess of Federal Expenditures in a one year period
Government Spending
Financial resources of the government, usually taxes
Budget
Document that allocates money as well as taxes
Deficit
Excess of Federal Expenditures in a one year period
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Government- Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief Diplomat
The ceremonal head of the Government.
The person vested by the constitution with the executive powe…
The director of the executive branch of the Government.
The main architect of American foreign policy and the nations…
Chief of State
The ceremonal head of the Government.
Chief executive
The person vested by the constitution with the executive powe…
24 terms
Chapter 13 Government Vocabulary
chief of state
chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The president as ceremonial head of the United States
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
director of the federal government
main architect of American foreign policy and the nations chi…
chief of state
The president as ceremonial head of the United States
chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
27 terms
Chapter 13 Government Vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
term for the President as the ceremonial head of the US the s…
term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
term for the President as head of the administration of the F…
term for the President as the main architect of foreign polic…
Chief of State
term for the President as the ceremonial head of the US the s…
Chief Executive
term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
37 terms
Government in America: Chapter 13 (The Presidency)
advice and consent
appointment power
cabinet
chief diplomat
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
advice and consent
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
appointment power
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
26 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
chief of state
chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
the president as ceremonial head of the United States
the president as the holder of the executive power of the Uni…
the president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
the president as the main architect of american foreign polic…
chief of state
the president as ceremonial head of the United States
chief executive
the president as the holder of the executive power of the Uni…
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Government chapter 13 vocabulary
Popular sovereignty
Limited government
Fundamental laws
Initiative
A government that exists only with the consent of the governed
Government that is restricted in what it may do
Laws of such basic and lasting importance they cannot be chan…
A process by which a certain number of qualifier votes sign p…
Popular sovereignty
A government that exists only with the consent of the governed
Limited government
Government that is restricted in what it may do
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Chapter 13 government vocabulary
Deflamatory speech
Slander
Libel
Prior restraint
False speech that damages a person's reputation
Spoken speech that damages a person's reputation
Written speech that damages a person's reputation
Censorship of info before its published
Deflamatory speech
False speech that damages a person's reputation
Slander
Spoken speech that damages a person's reputation
32 terms
Government in America: Chapter 13 (The Presidency)
advice and consent
appointment power
cabinet
chief diplomat
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
advice and consent
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
appointment power
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
20 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
human rights
incorporation
establishment clause
free exercise clause
fundamental freedoms
the process by which a municipal government can be formed whe…
the First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
the First Amendment guarantee that prohibits government from…
human rights
fundamental freedoms
incorporation
the process by which a municipal government can be formed whe…
21 terms
Chapter 13 Government Vocabulary
human rights
incorporation
establishment clause
free exercise clause
fundamental freedoms
a process that extended the protections of the Bill of Rights…
the First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
the First Amendment guarantee that prohibits the government f…
human rights
fundamental freedoms
incorporation
a process that extended the protections of the Bill of Rights…
25 terms
Chapter 13 Government vocabulary
chief of state
chief executive
chief administer
chief diplomat
ceremonial head of the government of the U.S, the symbol of a…
the president is vested to by the constitution with the "exec…
the president is the head of the federal government, heading…
the president is the nation's main architect of american fore…
chief of state
ceremonial head of the government of the U.S, the symbol of a…
chief executive
the president is vested to by the constitution with the "exec…
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Magruder's American Government Chapter 13 Vocab
Balance the ticket
Presidential Electors
Electoral Votes
Electoral College
Choosing a VP who will strengthen the President's chance of b…
One of a group of individuals who cast the formal (official)…
One of 2 votes cast by an elector, one for President, one for…
The group of people chosen from each state and D.C. to formal…
Balance the ticket
Choosing a VP who will strengthen the President's chance of b…
Presidential Electors
One of a group of individuals who cast the formal (official)…
20 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
term for the president as the ceremonial head of the united s…
term for the president as vested with the executive power of…
term for the president as head of the administration of the f…
term for the president as the main architect of foreign polic…
Chief of State
term for the president as the ceremonial head of the united s…
Chief executive
term for the president as vested with the executive power of…
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Government Chapter 13 Terms and Vocabulary
Reprieve
Pardon
Cabinet
Executive Order
postponement of punishment for a crime
decree that frees a person from punishment for a crime
heads of the executive departments of the federal government
rule or regulation issued by president or governor that has f…
Reprieve
postponement of punishment for a crime
Pardon
decree that frees a person from punishment for a crime
33 terms
AP Government - Chapter 13 Vocabulary
partisan polarization
bicameral legislator
filibuster
marginal districts
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators opposes…
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
an attempt to defeat a bill in the senate by talking indefini…
political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
partisan polarization
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators opposes…
bicameral legislator
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
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AP Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
attitudinal view of representation
bicameral legislature
caucus (congressional)
Christmas tree bill
The theory of congressional voting behavior which assumes tha…
A legislative assembly composed of two separate houses, such…
An association of members of Congress created to advocate a p…
A bill that has a lot of riders.
attitudinal view of representation
The theory of congressional voting behavior which assumes tha…
bicameral legislature
A legislative assembly composed of two separate houses, such…
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AP Government Chapter 13
Budget
Deficit
Expenditures
Revenues
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
Federal spending of revenues. Major areas such as spending ar…
The financial resources of the federal government. The indivi…
Budget
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
Deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
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Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Term for the President as the ceremoni…
Term for the President as vested with…
Term for the President as head of the…
Term for the President as the main arc…
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
Term for the President as the ceremoni…
Chief of State
Term for the President as vested with…
Chief Executive
25 terms
Government chapter 13 vocabulary
Chief of state
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
Ceremonial head of the government of the United States
Vested by the constitution with the executive power of the Un…
Director of the huge executive branch of the federal government
The main architect of the American foreign policy and the nat…
Chief of state
Ceremonial head of the government of the United States
Chief executive
Vested by the constitution with the executive power of the Un…
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Government: Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief of state
Chief executive
Chief administrator
Chief diplomat
President is the ceremonial head of the government of the uni…
President is vested by the Constitution with "the executive P…
President is the director of the huge executive branch of the…
President is the main architect of American foreign policy an…
Chief of state
President is the ceremonial head of the government of the uni…
Chief executive
President is vested by the Constitution with "the executive P…
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Chapter 13 government vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administration
Sprawling
ceremonial head of the government of the United States
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Government
spreading out over a large area
Chief of State
ceremonial head of the government of the United States
Chief Executive
vested by the Constitution with "the executive Power" of the…
19 terms
Government -Chapter 13
human rights
establishment clause
free exercise clause
parochial school
fundamental freedoms
the First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
the First Amendment guarantee that prohibits government from…
a school operated by a church or religious group
human rights
fundamental freedoms
establishment clause
the First Amendment guarantee that "Congress shall make no la…
16 terms
Chapter 13 Vocabulary: Government
direct primaries
caucus
closed primaries
open primaries
preliminary election held to select candidates and/or delegat…
Historically, a small meeting of a political party's top lead…
A primary in which participants must be registered as members…
Primary in which voters do not have to declare their party me…
direct primaries
preliminary election held to select candidates and/or delegat…
caucus
Historically, a small meeting of a political party's top lead…
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
human rights
incorporation
establishment clause
free exercise clause
- fundamental freedoms that lie at the heart of the united st…
process that extended the bill of rights to all levels of gov…
- first clause of the first amendment ... - states that "congres…
- second clause of the first amendment ... - prohibits governmen…
human rights
- fundamental freedoms that lie at the heart of the united st…
incorporation
process that extended the bill of rights to all levels of gov…
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief Executive
Chief Diplomat
Chief of State
Chief Administrator
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Term for the President: main architect of foreign policy and…
Ceremonial head of the government: a symbol of all the people…
The director of the huge executive branch of the Federal Gove…
Chief Executive
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
Chief Diplomat
Term for the President: main architect of foreign policy and…
27 terms
American government chapter 13
Chief of state
Chief executive
chief administrator
chief diplomat
The President as an example for All Americans.
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The president as the leader of the executive branch of the fe…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Chief of state
The President as an example for All Americans.
Chief executive
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
Chapter 13: Government Vocabulary
nomination campaign
general election campaign
campaign manager
finance chair
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
the individual who travels with the candidate and coordinates…
the individual who coordinates the financial business of the…
nomination campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
general election campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
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American Government Chapter 13
Balance the Ticket
Brokered Convention
Caucus
Closed Primary
The practice of choosing a running mate based on specific ide…
A convention requiring lengthy balloting and an eventual sett…
(1) Historically, a small meeting of a political party's top…
A primary in which participants must be registered as members…
Balance the Ticket
The practice of choosing a running mate based on specific ide…
Brokered Convention
A convention requiring lengthy balloting and an eventual sett…
27 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Cheif Legislator
Commander in Chief
Chief of Party
Chief Citizen
principal architect of public policies and the one who sets t…
power over nations armed forces
head of political party that controls executive branch
representative of the people, working for the public interest
Cheif Legislator
principal architect of public policies and the one who sets t…
Commander in Chief
power over nations armed forces
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Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administration
Chief Diplomat
The term describing the President as the ceremonial head of t…
The term describing the President as vested by the the Consti…
Term describing the President as the director of the federal…
Term describing the President as the main architect of Americ…
Chief of State
The term describing the President as the ceremonial head of t…
Chief Executive
The term describing the President as vested by the the Consti…
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Government: Roles of the President chapter 13
Chief Executive
Commander in Chief
Chief of State
Director of Foreign Policy
The President enforces U.S. laws,... creates policies, hires and…
The Constitution makes the President head of the nation's mil…
The President is a living symbol of the U.S. This job include…
The Constitution says that only the President can make treati…
Chief Executive
The President enforces U.S. laws,... creates policies, hires and…
Commander in Chief
The Constitution makes the President head of the nation's mil…
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Chapter 13 AP Government Vocabulary
line-item veto
signing statement
executive agreement
balanced ticket
The power of the president to strike out specific line items…
A written message that the president issues upon signing a bi…
An international agreement between the United States and othe…
The selection of a running mate who brings diversity of ideol…
line-item veto
The power of the president to strike out specific line items…
signing statement
A written message that the president issues upon signing a bi…
20 terms
Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
budget
deficit
expenditures
revenues
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
Government spending. Major areas of federal spending are soci…
The financial resources of the government. The individual inc…
budget
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
27 terms
Chapter 13 Government Vocabulary
Chief of State
Chief Executive
Chief Administrator
Chief Diplomat
term for the President as the ceremonial head of the US the s…
term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
term for the President as head of the administration of the F…
term for the President as the main architect of foreign polic…
Chief of State
term for the President as the ceremonial head of the US the s…
Chief Executive
term for the President as vested with the executive power of…
33 terms
Chapter 13 Government vocabulary
conventional political participation
unconventional political participation
tunrout
ticket-splitting
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
the proportion of the voting age public that votes
voting for candidates of different parties for various office…
conventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
unconventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
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Chapter 13 Vocabulary Government
caucus
expressed powers
delegated powers
commander in chief
a normally closed meeting of a political or legislative group…
specific powers granted by the Constitution to Congress (Arti…
constitutional powers that are assigned to one governmental a…
the role of the president as commander of the national milita…
caucus
a normally closed meeting of a political or legislative group…
expressed powers
specific powers granted by the Constitution to Congress (Arti…
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