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16 terms
Grudgeball Social Studies Governments
democratic government
confederation
this is a form of government in which the citizens elect lead…
independent states agree to certain limitations on their free…
democratic government
this is a form of government in which the citizens elect lead…
confederation
independent states agree to certain limitations on their free…
10 terms
Social Studies - Types of Governments
Absolute Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Democracy
Representative Democracy
King or Queen has Absolute or TOTAL Power
King has limited power and is subject to RULE OF LAW
Power belongs to the people
Elect leaders to work for us
Absolute Monarchy
King or Queen has Absolute or TOTAL Power
Constitutional Monarchy
King has limited power and is subject to RULE OF LAW
18 terms
Social Studies Government
Unitary Government System
Confederation Government System
Federal Government System
Examples of Unitary
the central government holds nearly all of the power.
the local government holds all of the power, central gov. dep…
power is shared among different levels of gov.
Saudi Arabia
Unitary Government System
the central government holds nearly all of the power.
Confederation Government System
the local government holds all of the power, central gov. dep…
9 terms
Social Studies - Governments
United Kingdom
Germany
Russia
European Union
Parliamentary Democracy, Unitary Government, Constitutional M…
Parliamentary Democracy, Federal Government
Presidential Democracy, Federal Government
Parliamentary Democracy, Confederal Government
United Kingdom
Parliamentary Democracy, Unitary Government, Constitutional M…
Germany
Parliamentary Democracy, Federal Government
46 terms
Social studies governments
The American System of governments is…
Laws are passed by what vote?
The smaller group of voting representa…
The Legislative Branch of our federal…
Representative
Majority
Minority
Congress
The American System of governments is…
Representative
Laws are passed by what vote?
Majority
27 terms
Social Studies - Government
Governor Morris
Thomas Jefferson
executive branch
legislative branch
A gifted writer, was largely responsible for writing the Prea…
3rd President of the United States , He was a delegate from V…
Branch of government that enforces the laws
Branch of government that passes laws
Governor Morris
A gifted writer, was largely responsible for writing the Prea…
Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States , He was a delegate from V…
28 terms
Social Studies Citizens/Government
tax
community
citizen
urban
money paid to the government to run a city, state or country
a place where people live, work and play
a person who is a member of a community
...
tax
money paid to the government to run a city, state or country
community
a place where people live, work and play
11 terms
Social Studies-Government Quiz
Mayor
President
Governor
President of the United States is
is the leader of a town or city
is the leader of a country
is the leader of a state
Barack Obama
Mayor
is the leader of a town or city
President
is the leader of a country
46 terms
Social studies governments
The American System of governments is…
Laws are passed by what vote?
The smaller group of voting representa…
The Legislative Branch of our federal…
Representative
Majority
Minority
Congress
The American System of governments is…
Representative
Laws are passed by what vote?
Majority
6 terms
Social Studies - Forms of Governments
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Democracy
Republic
Form of government in which absolute power is given to one pe…
Form of government where one person rules, usually a king or…
Form of government where the people have the power to vote on…
Form of government where power lies with people who vote for…
Dictatorship
Form of government in which absolute power is given to one pe…
Monarchy
Form of government where one person rules, usually a king or…
19 terms
Social Studies Types of Governments
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocratic
Power is held by one central authority
Sections of the country have their own governmental organizat…
Power is divided between one central and several regional aut…
One person possesses unlimited power and the citizen has litt…
Unitary
Power is held by one central authority
Confederation
Sections of the country have their own governmental organizat…
22 terms
UIL Social Studies Government
3 branches of government
What does the Legislative Branch do?
What does the Executive Branch do?
What does the Judicial Branch do?
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
Creates laws. Is made of the Senate & House of Representative…
Enforces the laws passed by Congress.... President, Governor.
Interprets (explains) the laws.... Supreme Court
3 branches of government
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
What does the Legislative Branch do?
Creates laws. Is made of the Senate & House of Representative…
13 terms
Third Grade Social Studies-GOVERNMENT
Representative Democracy
Governor
Citizen
mayor
Government in US today in which citizens choose others to rep…
The leader of a state
an official member of a community, state or country
The leader of a city
Representative Democracy
Government in US today in which citizens choose others to rep…
Governor
The leader of a state
8 terms
Government and Civics Social Studies
government
president
Constitution
mayor
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
the leader of our country
the plan for our nation's government
the leader of a local government
government
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
president
the leader of our country
Politics Social Studies Governments
government
1st Gov. Function
2nd Gov. Function
3rd Gov. Function
Institutions that help and guide citizens
Maintain internal (law, order) & external (diplomacy, army, m…
Ensure justice (law, court)
Secure freedom and rights
government
Institutions that help and guide citizens
1st Gov. Function
Maintain internal (law, order) & external (diplomacy, army, m…
Social Studies Governments
Autocracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
One person that has all the power. The two types of it are MO…
A king or queen that rules the country.
A leader that has absolute control of citizen's lives.
Citizens hold the political power. There are two fundamental…
Autocracy
One person that has all the power. The two types of it are MO…
Monarchy
A king or queen that rules the country.
14 terms
Social Studies - Middle East Governments
Sharia Law
Ayatollah
Knesset
Parliamentary Democracy
Laws based on the quran
The Supreme Leader In Iran
Makes laws in israel
Involves the 3 branches
Sharia Law
Laws based on the quran
Ayatollah
The Supreme Leader In Iran
19 terms
Social Studies - Government Vocabulary
rule of law
Governor's branch of government (synon…
What branch of government enforces the…
What branch of government works with t…
requires the people in government follow what is written in t…
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
rule of law
requires the people in government follow what is written in t…
Governor's branch of government (synon…
Executive Branch
23 terms
Social studies government
democracy
constitution
executive branch
legislative branch
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
the branch of government that carries out laws
Branch of government that makes the laws
democracy
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
27 terms
Chapter 12 Social Studies Government
sheriff
municipal
mayor
county
person that makes sure the laws of the county are obeyed
name for our local/city government-running of it to provide s…
head or our local city government
section our state is divided into
sheriff
person that makes sure the laws of the county are obeyed
municipal
name for our local/city government-running of it to provide s…
19 terms
Social Studies 101 Vocabulary-Verbs and Governments
Use
Compare
Analyze
Summarize
To take, hold, or deploy (something) as a means of accomplish…
To estimate, measure, or note the similarity or dissimilarity…
To examine methodically and in detail the constitution or str…
To give a brief statement of the main points.
Use
To take, hold, or deploy (something) as a means of accomplish…
Compare
To estimate, measure, or note the similarity or dissimilarity…
9 terms
social studies government
nation
Constitution
Preamble
republic
a group of people united by government, history, and traditions
a plan for our nation's government
the introduction to the United States Constitution
a type of government in which people elect leaders
nation
a group of people united by government, history, and traditions
Constitution
a plan for our nation's government
11 terms
Social Studies Government Functions
Govern
Urgent
Directing
Valuable
To control the actions or behavior of someone or something
compelling immediate action; pressing; persistent; importunat…
the combined processes of leading and motivating
Very useful or important
Govern
To control the actions or behavior of someone or something
Urgent
compelling immediate action; pressing; persistent; importunat…
11 terms
Social Studies Government Unit
Government
Oligarchy
Dictator
Monarcy
System of Rules and the people who make and enforce the rules
Ruling power is in the hands of just a few people
A person who rules with total authority and often in a cruel…
Ruling power is in the hands of one person, usually a king or…
Government
System of Rules and the people who make and enforce the rules
Oligarchy
Ruling power is in the hands of just a few people
10 terms
Social Studies / Government
community
defend
delegate
document
a group of people living in the same place
stand up for something
someone who is chosen to act for others
a statement that contains official information
community
a group of people living in the same place
defend
stand up for something
19 terms
Social Studies-Government
government
republic
represent
democracy
rules or laws that we follow, and the people who run our coun…
Government in which leaders are ELECTED
when leaders make decisions for the people who elected them.
Every citizen has a right to take part in government.
government
rules or laws that we follow, and the people who run our coun…
republic
Government in which leaders are ELECTED
16 terms
Social Studies Government
The Charter Of Rights and Freedom
Rights and Responsibilities... And The…
What are the three levels of government.
Federal
It is an Important documentary Found Inside Canada's Constitu…
Rights... Education... Right to be silent when arrested... know what y…
Federal, provincial and Municipal.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.... He is in charge of North amer…
The Charter Of Rights and Freedom
It is an Important documentary Found Inside Canada's Constitu…
Rights and Responsibilities... And The…
Rights... Education... Right to be silent when arrested... know what y…
12 terms
Social Studies Types of Governments
Democracy
Raw Democracy
Representative Democracy
Monarchy
Government by the people exercised either directly or through…
Government run by the people directly with a majority decidin…
Government run by the people indirectly through elections for…
A form of government in which sovereignty is actually or nomi…
Democracy
Government by the people exercised either directly or through…
Raw Democracy
Government run by the people directly with a majority decidin…
6 terms
Social Studies Government 1
Bill of Rights
constitution
three branches of government
amendment
the first ten amendments to the Constitution that gives citiz…
a document that describes how government is set up (a plan).…
legislative branch, executive branch, judicial branch
a change made to the US Constitution
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments to the Constitution that gives citiz…
constitution
a document that describes how government is set up (a plan).…
24 terms
social studies Asia government
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
One single power with the central power holding it
A group of countries that join together to form one government
A system of government that has multiple layers of government.
One powerful ruler, citizens do not have many rights.
Unitary
One single power with the central power holding it
Confederation
A group of countries that join together to form one government
21 terms
Social Studies: Types of Governments~
Consent Of The Govern
Domestic Tranquility
Common Defense
Perfect Union
Government is not powerful and may do only those things peopl…
To keep the peace within the country.
To protect the country from outside enemy.
To bring the country together.
Consent Of The Govern
Government is not powerful and may do only those things peopl…
Domestic Tranquility
To keep the peace within the country.
18 terms
Social Studies--- Government
A written plan telling us how our gove…
This branch helps decide what laws mea…
This branch is the part of our governm…
This branch of government makes the laws
Constitution
Judicial
Executive
Legislative
A written plan telling us how our gove…
Constitution
This branch helps decide what laws mea…
Judicial
30 terms
Social Studies Government
Patriotism
Equality
Democratic
Justice
The love for one's country
Treating all people fairly
Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness are our core ____…
Another word for fair treatment. It is important for our laws.
Patriotism
The love for one's country
Equality
Treating all people fairly
12 terms
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
Cabinet
Foreign policy
Veto
State of the Union Address
Heads of the departments of the government, they help advise…
The way a government interacts with other nations.
Refuse approval of a bill
Once a year when the president gives a speech to Congress and…
Cabinet
Heads of the departments of the government, they help advise…
Foreign policy
The way a government interacts with other nations.
21 terms
Social Studies (Greek Government)
What type of government do we have in…
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose t…
In a democracy, people vote to make de…
DIRECT DEMOCRACY
Democratic Government
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose their leaders and voted…
In a democracy, people vote to make decisions.
decisions are made directly by the citizens
What type of government do we have in…
Democratic Government
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose t…
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose their leaders and voted…
15 terms
Government Words - Social Studies
Executive
Judicial
President
Vice President
This is the part of the government that contains the Presiden…
This branch of government decides if laws are fair. They work…
This person leads the USA. He is also known as the Commander…
This person is part of the Executive Branch and would take ov…
Executive
This is the part of the government that contains the Presiden…
Judicial
This branch of government decides if laws are fair. They work…
30 terms
Social studies government
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Democracy
Aristocracy
Form of government where citizens choose representatives to d…
Form of democracy in which all citizens directly participate…
Government in which the people rule
Upper class of a society; in ancient Greece they often contro…
Representative Democracy
Form of government where citizens choose representatives to d…
Direct Democracy
Form of democracy in which all citizens directly participate…
11 terms
Social Studies Government 2
bill
Congress
Senate
House of Representatives
made by Congress with intent to become a law, has to be passe…
creates bills, made up of the two parts of the legislative br…
part of the legislative branch, creates bills
part of the legislative branch, creates bills
bill
made by Congress with intent to become a law, has to be passe…
Congress
creates bills, made up of the two parts of the legislative br…
115 terms
Nathan Social Studies Government
How do governments divide power?
What is a unitary government?
What are examples of a unitary governm…
What is a federal government?
Central government = national government... Regional government…
The clue here is uni, which means one. One central government…
Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Iran (all 3)
This is our government...a government in which the power is d…
How do governments divide power?
Central government = national government... Regional government…
What is a unitary government?
The clue here is uni, which means one. One central government…
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
affirmation
bail
capital crimes
compelled
an active effort to improve educational and employment opport…
temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial
espionage treason and death resulting from aircraft hijacking.
brought about (something) by the use of force or pressure
affirmation
an active effort to improve educational and employment opport…
bail
temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial
8 terms
Social Studies-Government
government
services
document
Constitution
a group of people that works together to make laws and provid…
help that is provided for all citizens (example: police and f…
an official paper that provides information or evidence
a document containing the beliefs and laws that will help a s…
government
a group of people that works together to make laws and provid…
services
help that is provided for all citizens (example: police and f…
9 terms
Social Studies Civics/Government
community
constitution
culture
democracy
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
a government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
community
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
constitution
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
15 terms
Social Studies Government
Legislative Branch
Supreme Court
Constitution
culture
part of the government that makes laws
Highest court of the Unites States
written plan of government
way of life followed by a group of people
Legislative Branch
part of the government that makes laws
Supreme Court
Highest court of the Unites States
31 terms
Social Studies- Forms of Government
Absolute monarchy
Anarchy
Authoritarian
Commonwealth
a form of government where the monarch rules unhindered witho…
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought by t…
a form of government in which state authority is imposed onto…
a nation, state, or political entity founded on law or united…
Absolute monarchy
a form of government where the monarch rules unhindered witho…
Anarchy
a condition of lawlessness or political disorder brought by t…
18 terms
Social Studies Review- Government
veto
congress
constitutional
governor
prevents a bill from becoming a law
legislative branch-made up of the senate and house of represe…
does not violate any rights
head of North Carolina's executive branch
veto
prevents a bill from becoming a law
congress
legislative branch-made up of the senate and house of represe…
11 terms
Social Studies governments TRMS
Unitary G
Confederation G
Federal G
Autocratic C
A form of government in which a central government operates a…
A form of government based on a voluntary agreement under whi…
A form of government in which power is divided between a cent…
A government with a single ruler with unlimited power. Citize…
Unitary G
A form of government in which a central government operates a…
Confederation G
A form of government based on a voluntary agreement under whi…
12 terms
Social Studies governments
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Tyranny
Democracy
The political decisions are in the hands of one person called…
The olitical decisions are in the hands of a few men called o…
Tye political decisons are in the hands of one person called…
The political decisons are in the hands of the people called…
Monarchy
The political decisions are in the hands of one person called…
Oligarchy
The olitical decisions are in the hands of a few men called o…
18 terms
Social Studies Governments
Democracy
Autocracy
Despotism
Oligarchy
Government elected by the people
Government by a single person who has unlimited power
Domination through violence or threat
A dominant clan have power
Democracy
Government elected by the people
Autocracy
Government by a single person who has unlimited power
8 terms
Social Studies - Governments
Unitarian
Confederation
Federation
Autocracy
All power held by central government with no branches of gove…
Voluntary grouping of states with like minded ideas that all…
Power is given to regions or states with a central government…
One person that has unlimited power so there is no citizen po…
Unitarian
All power held by central government with no branches of gove…
Confederation
Voluntary grouping of states with like minded ideas that all…
Social Studies Governments
It is ruled by one person who has all…
A king or queen rules the country like…
One leader has the absolute control ov…
The citizens hold the political power.
autocracy
monarchy
dictatorship
democracy
It is ruled by one person who has all…
autocracy
A king or queen rules the country like…
monarchy
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