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Government Chapter 2
unicameral
revenue
ordinance
embargo
a single-chamber legislature
money a government collects from taxes or other sources
a law
an agreement prohibiting trade
unicameral
a single-chamber legislature
revenue
money a government collects from taxes or other sources
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Government Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Bicameral
Magna Carta
Petition of Rights
English Bill of Rights
Two House or two chambers of a legislature or Parliament
The "Great Charter" signed by King John in 1215 securing the…
A document signed by Charles I requiring monarchs to obtain P…
A document signed by William and Mary protecting the rights o…
Bicameral
Two House or two chambers of a legislature or Parliament
Magna Carta
The "Great Charter" signed by King John in 1215 securing the…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional 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…
29 terms
Government - Chapter 2
Bicameral
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
English Bill of Rights
A two-chamber Legislature.
One of the earliest English efforts toward limited government…
In 1628, England's Legislature forced King Charles I to sign;…
Passed by Parliament; said monarchs would no longer be able t…
Bicameral
A two-chamber Legislature.
Magna Carta
One of the earliest English efforts toward limited government…
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American Government- Chapter 2
Anti-Federalists
Articles of Confederation
Bicameral
Charter
Those persons who opposed the ratification of the Constitutio…
Plan of government adopted by the continental congress after…
An adjective describing a legislative body composed of two br…
A city's basic law, its constitution; a written grant of auth…
Anti-Federalists
Those persons who opposed the ratification of the Constitutio…
Articles of Confederation
Plan of government adopted by the continental congress after…
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Chapter 2 Government
limited government
Magna Carta 1215
King John
Representative Government
government's power was not absolute; was accepted in England
English nobles upset with oppressive policies of King John, f…
signed the Magna Carta, but continued to have power struggles…
1776 most colonies in America were this, where people elected…
limited government
government's power was not absolute; was accepted in England
Magna Carta 1215
English nobles upset with oppressive policies of King John, f…
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Government - Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Limited Government
Representative Government
Separation of Powers
Revenue
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
The division of power among the legislative, executive, and j…
The money a government collects from taxes or other sources
Limited Government
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
Representative Government
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' 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…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' 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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Government Chapter 2.1-2.2
Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarchy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
American Government Chapter 2 Terms
Unicameral
Framers
Magna Carta
Federalists
Another name for a one house legislature.
The term used to describe the people who drafted the Constitu…
An agreement that allowed for trial by jury and due process o…
People who favored the ratification of the Constitution.
Unicameral
Another name for a one house legislature.
Framers
The term used to describe the people who drafted the Constitu…
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AP American Government Chapter 2
Articles of Confederation
Separation of powers
Shay's rebellion
Anti-Federalist
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A way of dividing the power of government among the legislati…
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
Those who favored strong state governments and a weaker natio…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Separation of powers
A way of dividing the power of government among the legislati…
Government - Chapter 2
Bicameral
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
English Bill of Rights
Consisting of two houses.
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
A document signed by Charles I of England that limited the po…
King William and Queen Mary accepted this document in 1689. I…
Bicameral
Consisting of two houses.
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
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Government Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Limited Government
Representative Government
Separation of Powers
Magna Carta
A system in which the power of government is limited; not abs…
People elect delegates to make the laws and conduct government.
Divided power between government, king's agent in the colonie…
Great Charter; signed by King John and established the princi…
Limited Government
A system in which the power of government is limited; not abs…
Representative Government
People elect delegates to make the laws and conduct government.
Government Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Limited Government
Representative Government
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
Basic principle of American government which states that gove…
System of government in which public polices are made by offi…
Great Charter forced upon King John of England by his barons…
Document prepared by Parliament and signed by King Charles 1…
Limited Government
Basic principle of American government which states that gove…
Representative Government
System of government in which public polices are made by offi…
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Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
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MUHS Government Chapter 2
bicameral
boycott
charter
Declaration of Independence
two house legislature, created in Constitution
to refuse to buy or use product/good
document from King that set up government in the American col…
5 part document stating that the 13 American colonies would b…
bicameral
two house legislature, created in Constitution
boycott
to refuse to buy or use product/good
42 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
American Government Chapter 2
Revenue
Two Treatises onGovernment
Embargo
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Money a government collects from taxes or other sources.
"Textbook of American Revolution"
Agreement prohibiting trade
First formal constitution
Revenue
Money a government collects from taxes or other sources.
Two Treatises onGovernment
"Textbook of American Revolution"
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
Single-party State
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
A system of government headed by religious leaders
A system of government in which only one political party is a…
Monarchy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
Dictatorship
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
a series of attacks on courthouses by a small band of farmers…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
Government Chapter 2 Review
Which compromise enabled writers of th…
Early American concepts of government…
What does the middle section of the De…
Who supported ratification of the Cons…
3/5 Compromise
A combination of:... ~limited government... ~representative governm…
violations of colonists political, civil, and economic libert…
Federalists
Which compromise enabled writers of th…
3/5 Compromise
Early American concepts of government…
A combination of:... ~limited government... ~representative governm…
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Chapter 2 Forms of Government
monarchy
monarch
constitutional monarchies
dynasty
one supreme authority who rules for life
the authority in a monarchy, usually a king or queen
government is run by a parliament; monarch is the ceremonial…
a ruling family
monarchy
one supreme authority who rules for life
monarch
the authority in a monarchy, usually a king or queen
Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' 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…
Chapter 2 GOVERNMENT VOCAB.
limited government
representative government
charter
revenue
the concept that the government's power was not absolute
a government in which people elect delegates to make laws and…
a written instrument from the authorities pf a society granti…
the money a government collects from taxes or other sources
limited government
the concept that the government's power was not absolute
representative government
a government in which people elect delegates to make laws and…
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A Beka American Government Chapter 2
government
sovereign
capital punishment
laws
the authority and power to control, to direct, and to rule th…
having both the supreme power and the right to govern all nat…
the death penalty - the first foundational civil ordinance
rules of human action or conduct
government
the authority and power to control, to direct, and to rule th…
sovereign
having both the supreme power and the right to govern all nat…
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Chapter 2 American Government
limited government
representative government
separation of powers
revenue
a system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
a system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
the division of power among legislative, executive, and judic…
the money a government collects from taxes or other sources
limited government
a system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
representative government
a system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
Chapter 2: Origins of American Government
bicameral
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
Proprietary
two-chamber, legislature
Moved from rule of man to rule of law; Outlined individual ri…
Required monarchs to obtain Parliamentary approval before lev…
based on land grant to individual or group
bicameral
two-chamber, legislature
Magna Carta
Moved from rule of man to rule of law; Outlined individual ri…
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Chapter 2 Vocabulary - Origins of American Government
Limited Government
Representative Government
Separation of Powers
Revenue
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
The division of power among the legislative, executive, and j…
The money a government collects from taxes or other sources
Limited Government
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
Representative Government
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
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Government Chapter 2 A
Britains Intolerable Acts closed
This established limited government in…
An outspoken member of the Anti-Federa…
This was held in Philadelphia
Boston Harbor
Magna Carta
Patrick Henry
Constitutional Convention
Britains Intolerable Acts closed
Boston Harbor
This established limited government in…
Magna Carta
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Government Chapter 2 D
John Locke
Bill of Rights
slavery
interstate commerce
wrote the 'textbook of the American Revolution."
Anti federalists believed this was needed
compromise made by the Founders on this issue left a terrible…
trade among the states
John Locke
wrote the 'textbook of the American Revolution."
Bill of Rights
Anti federalists believed this was needed
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Government Chapter 2 B
John Hancock
French and Indian War
the executive branch
George Washington
Continental Congress president
struggle between France and Britain
NOT in the articles of Confederation
sat in the rising sun chair
John Hancock
Continental Congress president
French and Indian War
struggle between France and Britain
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government chapter 2
ordered, limited, and represenative
ordered governement
limited government
representative government
basic concepts of a governement
colonists needed orderly regulations of their relationships w…
government is restricted to what they can and cannot do; ever…
colonists wanted the government to represent the will of the…
ordered, limited, and represenative
basic concepts of a governement
ordered governement
colonists needed orderly regulations of their relationships w…
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Government Chapter 2 C
British
Federalists
lawmaking
Antifederalists
governed the 13 colonies
were FOR a strong national government
purpose of Congress
were FOR a Bill of Rights
British
governed the 13 colonies
Federalists
were FOR a strong national government
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CHAPTER 2 GOVERNMENT
LIMITED GOVERNMENT
ESTABLISHED
LEVYING
REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT
A SYSTEM IN WHICH THE POWER OF THE GOVERNMENT IS NOT ABSOLUTE
TO INSTITUTE PERMANENTLY BY ENACTMENT OR AGREEMENT
TO IMPOSE A TAX
A STSTEM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH PEOPLE ELECT DELEGATES TO MAK…
LIMITED GOVERNMENT
A SYSTEM IN WHICH THE POWER OF THE GOVERNMENT IS NOT ABSOLUTE
ESTABLISHED
TO INSTITUTE PERMANENTLY BY ENACTMENT OR AGREEMENT
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Government Chapter 2 E
James Madison
Shay's Rebellion
Thomas Jefferson
this established a limited government
the man known as the Father of the Constitution
many people wanted a strong national gov after this
wrote the original draft of the Declaration of Independence
the Magna Carta
James Madison
the man known as the Father of the Constitution
Shay's Rebellion
many people wanted a strong national gov after this
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Government Chapter 2
Bicameral
Charter
Limited Government
Magna Carter
A legislative body composed of two chambers
A city's basic law, it's constitution a written grant of auth…
States that government is restricted in what it maydo and eac…
Established that the power of the monarchy was not absolute a…
Bicameral
A legislative body composed of two chambers
Charter
A city's basic law, it's constitution a written grant of auth…
Government Chapter 2
colonists
political
ancient
ordered government
person who lives in a new land that keeps ties with the home…
having to do with government or the actions of the government
many years ago, belonging to early history
the regulated government that consists of specific offices an…
colonists
person who lives in a new land that keeps ties with the home…
political
having to do with government or the actions of the government
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AP Government Chapter 2
Natural Rights
Factions
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Separation of Powers
the idea that all humans are born with rights, which include…
Political groups that agree on objectives and policies; the o…
A court order that requires police to bring a prisoner to cou…
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
Natural Rights
the idea that all humans are born with rights, which include…
Factions
Political groups that agree on objectives and policies; the o…
78 terms
Government - Chapter 2
Signed by King John
A regulated government
Allowed the Parlament to approve all t…
a written agreement
Magna Carta
ordered Government
English Bill of Rights
charter
Signed by King John
Magna Carta
A regulated government
ordered Government
Chapter 2 Vocabulary US Government
limited government
representative government
Magna Carta
due process
government is restricted in what it may do, and every individ…
system of government in which public policies are made by off…
Great Charter forced upon King John of England by his barons…
government must act fairly and in accord with established rul…
limited government
government is restricted in what it may do, and every individ…
representative government
system of government in which public policies are made by off…
Government Alive! Chapter 2
Democracy
Monarcy
Dictatorship
Market Economy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
A system of government in which a single person or group exer…
An economic system that relies mainly on markets to determine…
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens exercise supreme pow…
Monarcy
A system of government in which a single ruler exercises supr…
24 terms
Government Chapter 2 Vocab
limited government
representative government
Magna Carta
due process
A principle of constitutional government; a government whose…
Power is held by the people and exercised through the efforts…
A charter of liberty and political rights obtained from King…
Established rules and regulations that restrain government of…
limited government
A principle of constitutional government; a government whose…
representative government
Power is held by the people and exercised through the efforts…
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Chapter 2 Creation of American Government
delegate
financial
justice
limited
a person chosen to speak or act for another person or group
having to do with money
fair and equal treatment under the law; the use of authority…
restricted; kept within a boundary
delegate
a person chosen to speak or act for another person or group
financial
having to do with money
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Government - Chapter 2
limited government
representative government
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
This is when government is restricted in what it may do, and…
This is the idea that government should serve the will of the…
was a charter forced upon King John of England by his barons…
limited the king's power; the document demanded that the king…
limited government
This is when government is restricted in what it may do, and…
representative government
This is the idea that government should serve the will of the…
51 terms
Government- Chapter 2
bicameral
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
English Bill of Rights
two-chamber legislature called Parliment
"Great Charter" - a charter agreed to by King John of England…
a document signed by Charles I of England that limited the po…
document signed by King William that stated that English mona…
bicameral
two-chamber legislature called Parliment
Magna Carta
"Great Charter" - a charter agreed to by King John of England…
45 terms
AP Government Chapter 2
Unalienable
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Shays' Rebellion
A human right based on nature or God
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
a series of attacks on courthouses by a small band of farmers…
Unalienable
A human right based on nature or God
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the United States, adopted by Congr…
14 terms
Dudley Chapter 2 American Government
Limited Government
Representative Government
Separation of Powers
Revenue
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
The division of power among the legislative, executive, and j…
The money a government collects from taxes or other sources.
Limited Government
A system in which the power of the government is limited, not…
Representative Government
A system of government in which people elect delegates to mak…
25 terms
US Government - Chapter 2: Origins of American Government
feudalism
charters
Magna Carta
Petition of Right
a rigid social and political hierarchy based on land ownership
official written agreements by which the English government g…
a document barons forced King John to sign in 1215, declaring…
a document that Parliament forced King Charles to sign in 162…
feudalism
a rigid social and political hierarchy based on land ownership
charters
official written agreements by which the English government g…
35 terms
Government-Chapter2
Magna Carta
Petition of Rights
Articles of Confederation
Publius
Intended to protect the rights of the nobles by limiting gove…
Resulted from a conflict between Charles I and Parliament
Weakness-Congress lacked the power to tax ... States had most o…
The pen name of the Federalist Papers... Alexander Hamilton, Jo…
Magna Carta
Intended to protect the rights of the nobles by limiting gove…
Petition of Rights
Resulted from a conflict between Charles I and Parliament
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