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Government final
Definition of a political state?
Different theories as to how a state i…
Describe the various forms of governme…
Four framers?
Group of people... Defined territory... Organized authority to make…
Force, evolutionary, divine right, social contract
Unitary, federal, confederate, parliamentary, presidential, a…
James Madison... George Washington ... Ben franklin... Alexander Hamil…
Definition of a political state?
Group of people... Defined territory... Organized authority to make…
Different theories as to how a state i…
Force, evolutionary, divine right, social contract
27 termscreated on January 20, 2017
POB Obj 1.01
Mixed economy
Entrepreneurial resources
Opportunity cost
Competitors
Combines elements of the command and market economies
The initiative to combine natural, human, and capital resources
Value of the next-best alternative that is forgone to produce…
Businesses that offer the same goods to the same customers
Mixed economy
Combines elements of the command and market economies
Entrepreneurial resources
The initiative to combine natural, human, and capital resources
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unit 9
Aegis
Apprise
Bibulous
Claque
(N) protection; patronage; sponsorship
(V) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
(Adj) fond of or inclined to drink; absorbent
(N)a group of people hired to applaud a performer or performa…
Aegis
(N) protection; patronage; sponsorship
Apprise
(V) to inform of; to make aware of by giving oral or written…
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American Gov Semester 1 Final
Unitary Government
Confederate Government
Gerrymandering
Committee Chairs
All powers of government are held by a single agency. This ce…
A central organization has the power to handle only those mat…
When district boundaries are redrawn in strange ways to make…
Head of a smaller group of members of Congress that is arrang…
Unitary Government
All powers of government are held by a single agency. This ce…
Confederate Government
A central organization has the power to handle only those mat…
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World History Unit 1
puritans
common & the house of lords
globe theatre
Queen Elizabeth I
people who objected the Angelican Church maintaining some Cat…
the British Parliament became bicameral... the two houses wer…
built in London in 1500s, became home to Shakespeare's plays
never married or had children, related to Mary I, Protestant,…
puritans
people who objected the Angelican Church maintaining some Cat…
common & the house of lords
the British Parliament became bicameral... the two houses wer…
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Provincial Government Terms
MLA
Cabinet Minister
Legislative Assembly
Lieutenant Governor
An elected representative from different political parties th…
An elected representative who is in charge of a provincial go…
Where MLA's meet to discuss policies, bills, laws, and issues
The Queens representative in the province
MLA
An elected representative from different political parties th…
Cabinet Minister
An elected representative who is in charge of a provincial go…
32 terms
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Enlightenment-All Terms
Natural law
Philosophy
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Rules discovered by reason
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
English philosopher who wrote Leviathan and believed that hum…
English philosopher who wrote Two Treatises on Government, be…
Natural law
Rules discovered by reason
Philosophy
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
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Government Chapter 10 Terms
Bicameral
Term
Session
Convene
a legislature made up of two houses
the two-year period during which the U.S. congress meets, sta…
for the US congress, the period of time during which Congress…
to begin
Bicameral
a legislature made up of two houses
Term
the two-year period during which the U.S. congress meets, sta…
13 terms
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Enlightenment-All Terms
Natural law
Philosophy
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Rules discovered by reason
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
English philosopher who wrote Leviathan and believed that hum…
English philosopher who wrote Two Treatises on Government, be…
Natural law
Rules discovered by reason
Philosophy
A particular set of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature…
26 termscreated on January 20, 2017
ap hg chapter 8
Anocracy
Autocracy
Balance of power
Boundary
A country that is notfully democratic or fully autocratic, bu…
A country that is run according to the interest of the ruler…
A condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countr…
An invisible line at marks the extent of the states territory
Anocracy
A country that is notfully democratic or fully autocratic, bu…
Autocracy
A country that is run according to the interest of the ruler…
41 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 1 Vocab, Part 1 of 3
Article
Enumerated
Elastic clause
Jurisdiction
one of the seven main divisions of the body of the Constitution
list of items, found in Article I, Section 8 of the Constitut…
clause in Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution that gives…
The limits or territory within which authority may be exercised
Article
one of the seven main divisions of the body of the Constitution
Enumerated
list of items, found in Article I, Section 8 of the Constitut…
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history ch. 13
Agricultural Revolution
New Methodology
Crop Roatation
Cottage Industries
Began in Britian
-Crop Rotation... -Fertilization... -Machinery... -Science of animal b…
4 fields that rotate crops every year
spinning wheels and looms were used in homes and small shops…
Agricultural Revolution
Began in Britian
New Methodology
-Crop Rotation... -Fertilization... -Machinery... -Science of animal b…
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spelling
justify
jury
judical
critical
Give valid reasons or evidence to support an answer or conclu…
A group of people sworn to abide by the laws to determine the…
Amicus curiae briefs pertain to which branch of government?
Focused, organized thinking about such things as the logical…
justify
Give valid reasons or evidence to support an answer or conclu…
jury
A group of people sworn to abide by the laws to determine the…
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history midterm
progressive movements
settlement houses
nativism
buffalo
1. women's suffrage... 2. child labor laws... 3. health/zoning codes
houses established to teach immigrants life skills
an extreme dislike of immigrants
the thing that native americans depended on
progressive movements
1. women's suffrage... 2. child labor laws... 3. health/zoning codes
settlement houses
houses established to teach immigrants life skills
29 termscreated on January 20, 2017
IBA 1.02 Review
Software as a Service
With phone lines, an analog modern and…
Packets
DSL stands for Digital Subscriber Line
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
In an Ethernet network, all data travels across the network a…
Which statement best describes DSL?
Software as a Service
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
With phone lines, an analog modern and…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
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Social studies final
Homind
Homo sapiens sapiens
Out of Africa theory
Dao
Haumans and other humanlike creatures that walk upright
Wise wise humans a species that appeared in Africa between 15…
Also called the replacement theory this theory reffers to whe…
Way the correct or divine way
Homind
Haumans and other humanlike creatures that walk upright
Homo sapiens sapiens
Wise wise humans a species that appeared in Africa between 15…
6 termscreated on January 20, 2017
mythology
their mythology was based on...
what did mythology explain
numina
Lares
Greek mythology
natural phenomenas, human qualities, and natural events
powerful spirits Romans worshipped
guardian spirits of each family
their mythology was based on...
Greek mythology
what did mythology explain
natural phenomenas, human qualities, and natural events
36 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Elements on the periodic table
Li
Na
K
Fr
Used to help with manic depression/ bipolar disorder. Tricks…
I'm brain, part of triad, essential element, obtained from fo…
In brain, part of triad, essential element, obtained from foo…
Most reactive METAL. Radioactive
Li
Used to help with manic depression/ bipolar disorder. Tricks…
Na
I'm brain, part of triad, essential element, obtained from fo…
5 termscreated on January 20, 2017
History Terms
Absolute Monarchy
bibliography
Blitzkrieg
charter
A system of government headed by a monarch as the only source…
A list of works, including books, journals and essays, on a p…
German for 'lightning war'. A military strategy used by the G…
A legal grant of authority or rights
Absolute Monarchy
A system of government headed by a monarch as the only source…
bibliography
A list of works, including books, journals and essays, on a p…
8 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ready Lesson 10
Evidence
Quotes
Burden
Strode
tends to prove or disprove something.
to repeat someone else's words exactly.
something hard to take or responsibility.
to take a very long step
Evidence
tends to prove or disprove something.
Quotes
to repeat someone else's words exactly.
61 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 25
Severe economic crisis
Almost 13 million shares sold
Shantytowns
Apple Sellers
Great Depression
Black Thursday
Hoovervilles
unemployed people
Severe economic crisis
Great Depression
Almost 13 million shares sold
Black Thursday
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Cumulative Vocab Lessons 1-2 (D2PT1)
Automaton
Autonomy
Autobiography
Autogamy
Self-operating mechanism
Independence; self-rule
Life story written by the subject
Self-fertilization
Automaton
Self-operating mechanism
Autonomy
Independence; self-rule
21 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ancient Rome
Geography
Italian Peninsula
Latins
Greeks
-Tiber river gave it access to the Mediterranean, but it was…
-in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea
-spoke Latin and settled on the plain of Latium
-influenced Rome in agriculture with the cultivation of grape…
Geography
-Tiber river gave it access to the Mediterranean, but it was…
Italian Peninsula
-in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 7-1 Study guide
Wilderness Road
Bill of Rights
Northwest territory
Articles of Confederation
Helped to settle Kentucky
It lists the freedoms that some state governments promised to…
Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, and part of Min…
Created the first national government
Wilderness Road
Helped to settle Kentucky
Bill of Rights
It lists the freedoms that some state governments promised to…
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Cycle 16 Roots
Anglo
ist
saur
pithec
English
one who
lizard
ape
Anglo
English
ist
one who
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Appendix A Vocabulary-Katie Stebbins
Interest Profiler
Aptitude
Short-Term Goal
Long-Term Goal
a self assessment tool to discover work activities you might…
a natural talent.
work you want to achieve within the next few months.
job or career destinations you plan to reach in a year or more.
Interest Profiler
a self assessment tool to discover work activities you might…
Aptitude
a natural talent.
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SAT Vocab Practice: List 10
Callous
Derisive
Jovial
Morose
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
Expressing contempt or ridicule
Cheerful and friendly
Sullen and ill-tempered
Callous
Showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
Derisive
Expressing contempt or ridicule
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History Ch. 5 vocab for midterm
Shays' Rebellion
Republic
John Dickinson
Northwest Territory
Farmers' rebellion led by Daniel Shays against higher taxes i…
Governments in which the people elect their representatives.…
Under the leadership of _____ ____ of PA, the Congress design…
This territory, called the ______ _____, lay north of the Ohi…
Shays' Rebellion
Farmers' rebellion led by Daniel Shays against higher taxes i…
Republic
Governments in which the people elect their representatives.…
15 terms
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MIDTERM VERSION Soc Studies 8: American Journey Ch 17, Sec 4: Change in the South
"bayonet rule"
cash crop
poll tax
literacy test
Use of federal troops to support Reconstruction governments i…
Crop that could be sold for money
A voting restriction that required people to pay a fee before…
A voting restriction that required potential voters to pass a…
"bayonet rule"
Use of federal troops to support Reconstruction governments i…
cash crop
Crop that could be sold for money
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Second Semester Vocab Words
Anthropoid
Philanderer
Misanthrope
Anthropocentrism
Resembling humans, as apes
A man who trifles with the affections of women
One who hates humankind
Belief that man is at the center of the universe
Anthropoid
Resembling humans, as apes
Philanderer
A man who trifles with the affections of women
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SOC285 Defining Families
Families
Personal Family
Legal Family
Institutional Arena
Groups of related people, bound by connections that are biolo…
People we feel related to
Group of individuals related by birth, marriage or adoption
Social space in which relations between people in common posi…
Families
Groups of related people, bound by connections that are biolo…
Personal Family
People we feel related to
31 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ancient Rome Terms: Unit Test
Cincinnatus
Aeneas
Romulus & Remus
Republic
One of Rome's famous dictators who gained power in 458 B.C
A Trojan hero that the Roman's believed their history traced…
The twins who were considered founders of Rome.
People elect leaders to govern them.
Cincinnatus
One of Rome's famous dictators who gained power in 458 B.C
Aeneas
A Trojan hero that the Roman's believed their history traced…
34 termscreated on January 20, 2017
World History (Mesoamericans)
What was the most important crop?
The land bridge linked what two contin…
Which civilization was the first known…
What was the center of the Olmec's rel…
Maize
Asia and North America
The Olmec
The jaguar
What was the most important crop?
Maize
The land bridge linked what two contin…
Asia and North America
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Section 2
Majority Rule
Petition
Search Warrant
Due Process (of law)
The idea that the greatest number of people in society can ma…
Making a request of the government
This order gives authorities permission to search someone's p…
This means that the law must be fairly applied
Majority Rule
The idea that the greatest number of people in society can ma…
Petition
Making a request of the government
29 termscreated on January 20, 2017
1.02 Review
Software as a Service
With phone lines, and analog modem, an…
Packets
DSL stands for Digital Service Line, a…
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
In an Ethernet network, all data travels across the network a…
Which statement best describes DSL?
Software as a Service
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
With phone lines, and analog modem, an…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ch 10
Charter
Dumping
Contract
Capitalism
official document that gives certain rights to an individual…
selling goods in another country at very low prices
agreement between two or more parties that can be enforced by…
economic system in which people put money, or capital, into a…
Charter
official document that gives certain rights to an individual…
Dumping
selling goods in another country at very low prices
8 termscreated on January 20, 2017
progressive era
progressive era
muck rackers
16 amendment
17 amendment
a period of a time when we tride to fix problems case by urba…
writers who exposed government corruption
gave the government the power to create taxes
gave citizens a voice in the government
progressive era
a period of a time when we tride to fix problems case by urba…
muck rackers
writers who exposed government corruption
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Chapter 18 Section 3 - Government vocab
Wit of certiorari
Certificate
Majority Opinion
Precedent
An order by a higher court directing a lower court to send up…
A method of putting a case before the Supreme Court; used whe…
Officially called the Opinion of the Court, announces the Cou…
Officially called the Opinion of the Court, announces the Cou…
Wit of certiorari
An order by a higher court directing a lower court to send up…
Certificate
A method of putting a case before the Supreme Court; used whe…
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 9 History
Land Grant
frontier
rendezvous
mountain men
government gifts of land
the land that forms the farthest extent of a nations settled…
a meeting where the trappers would trade furs for suppplies
fur trappers of the northwest
Land Grant
government gifts of land
frontier
the land that forms the farthest extent of a nations settled…
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
chapter 10.2
caliph
Abu Bakir
Ali
rightly guided
A supreme political and religious leader in a muslim government
First leader of Islam after Muhammad's death; given the title…
A -ruled region in what is now spain
the wait spain
caliph
A supreme political and religious leader in a muslim government
Abu Bakir
First leader of Islam after Muhammad's death; given the title…
7 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 7-1 World History
Helped to settle Kentucky
It lists the freedoms that some state…
Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wis…
Created the first national government
Wilderness Road
Bill of Rights
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Articles of Confederation
Helped to settle Kentucky
Wilderness Road
It lists the freedoms that some state…
Bill of Rights
17 termscreated on January 20, 2017
China Test Chp. 16
Aristocracy
Meritocracy
Mandate of Heaven
Bureaucracy
A government run by aristocrats
A government run by officials with tested merit
A Mandate that states set circumstances for a ruler to rule
A government run by state officials rather than elected repre…
Aristocracy
A government run by aristocrats
Meritocracy
A government run by officials with tested merit
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Vocab Lesson 2
Anodyne
Atheist
Atrophy
Anarchy
Pain reliever
Person who does not believe in any god
To waste away
Lawlessness; absence of government
Anodyne
Pain reliever
Atheist
Person who does not believe in any god
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
MGST Lecture 2 Midterm 1
Moral Salience
Board Functions
Three types of directors
Three main voting systems
Is the knowledge that certain actions are inherently... wrong ev…
—hire and evaluate management... —approve major operating propos…
Inside - current and former employees, family members of... empl…
dual-class shares, majority voting,... and cumulative voting
Moral Salience
Is the knowledge that certain actions are inherently... wrong ev…
Board Functions
—hire and evaluate management... —approve major operating propos…
22 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ch. 7 SS
Cordillera
Escarpment
El Nino
Humidity
A mountain system made up of... parallel ranges.
A steep slope between a ... high surface and a low surface
An ocean and weather pattern in the... Pacific Ocean in which o…
The amount of water vapor in the air.
Cordillera
A mountain system made up of... parallel ranges.
Escarpment
A steep slope between a ... high surface and a low surface
8 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Deviance and Ch.2
Enlightenment period
Classical School
Positive School
Neoclassical perspectives
weakened the influence of religion on crime, explained that G…
criminal possesses reason and free will to commit crime... **the…
there are many factors that contribute to a criminality inclu…
Rational choice theory... Deterrence theory... Routine activities t…
Enlightenment period
weakened the influence of religion on crime, explained that G…
Classical School
criminal possesses reason and free will to commit crime... **the…
7 termscreated on January 20, 2017
chapter 3 key terms ~ sua ja american history
charter
representative government
pilgrim
toleration
abc
gcc
...
...
charter
abc
representative government
gcc
29 termscreated on January 20, 2017
1.02 Review
Software as a Service
With phone lines, and analog modem, an…
Packets
DSL stands for Digital Service Line, a…
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
In an Ethernet network, all data travels across the network a…
Which statement best describes DSL?
Software as a Service
Instead of purchasing software and hardware that must be main…
With phone lines, and analog modem, an…
What is the least expensive way to access the Internet?
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 10
Charter
Dumping
Contract
Capitalism
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Selling goods in another country below maket prices
An agreement between two or more parties that can be enforced…
Economic system in which privatly owned businesses compete in…
Charter
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Dumping
Selling goods in another country below maket prices
43 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Ch 5 Gov
A left wing example of an ideological…
Strength of ideological parties
Weakness of ideological parties
believe in as little government as pos…
Communist Party
tend to be long-lasting
tend to get few votes
Libertarians
A left wing example of an ideological…
Communist Party
Strength of ideological parties
tend to be long-lasting
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