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History government
Government
Public policy
Legislative power
Executive power
Institution through which society makes and enforces its publ…
All the things the government decides to do
Power to make laws, congress- house odd representatives and t…
Power to enforce laws, president
Government
Institution through which society makes and enforces its publ…
Public policy
All the things the government decides to do
8 terms
Government History
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocratic
Power is held by one central authority
Power is held within smaller units
Power is distributed between the national and local govenments
Citizens have little participation because one person makes a…
Unitary
Power is held by one central authority
Confederation
Power is held within smaller units
US History & Government
Federalism
Checks and Balances
Separation of Power
Veto
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
Chief executive's power to reject a bill passed by a legislat…
Federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Checks and Balances
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
30 terms
History government
President
Vice President
CO Senator
CO Senator
Obama
Biden
Gardner
Bennet
President
Obama
Vice President
Biden
36 terms
History Government
quorum
legislative
executive
judicial
minimum number of members who must be present for the valid t…
having the power to make the laws (one chamber)
having the power to carry out laws
having the power to tell what laws mean and decide if they ar…
quorum
minimum number of members who must be present for the valid t…
legislative
having the power to make the laws (one chamber)
6 terms
History Government
Cairo
Tehran
Jerusalem
Amman
Republic
Theocracy
Parliamentary Democracy
Parliamentary Monarchy
Cairo
Republic
Tehran
Theocracy
19 terms
History Government
Executive Branch
Carry out and enforce laws
Make treaties with other countries
Appoint treaties with gov. officials
Presidential Branch
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Executive Branch
Presidential Branch
Carry out and enforce laws
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12 terms
History- government
Constitution
Electoral college
Republic
Civil rights
The system of fundamental principles according to which a nat…
Group of people from every state that actually vote for presi…
Representatives have power
Right that are given to all citizens
Constitution
The system of fundamental principles according to which a nat…
Electoral college
Group of people from every state that actually vote for presi…
5 terms
History government
Democracy
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
Monarch
Ruled by many (people)
Ruled by few, 2 military generals/ kings)
Ruled by few, ruled by wealthy
Rule by one (king/queen)
Democracy
Ruled by many (people)
Oligarchy
Ruled by few, 2 military generals/ kings)
History government
Representative government
Constitution
Limited government
Popular sovereignty
Government in which people elect representatives to make laws…
Document that outlines government
People in government positions are subject to the same laws a…
Political power rests with the people who can abolish or alte…
Representative government
Government in which people elect representatives to make laws…
Constitution
Document that outlines government
14 terms
History - Government
democracy
government
aristocracy
Judaism
rule of the people
a system for controlling the society
a government ruled by a small group of noble land-owning fami…
the monotheistic religion of the Jews
democracy
rule of the people
government
a system for controlling the society
10 terms
history government
federalism
republicanism
checks and balances
separation of powers
the federal principle or system of government.
Republicanism is one possible ideology of governing a society…
counterbalancing influences by which an organization or syste…
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
federalism
the federal principle or system of government.
republicanism
Republicanism is one possible ideology of governing a society…
Government History
chief justice of supreme court
secretary of state
secretary of defense
secretary of treasury
john roberts
john kerry
chuck hagel
jack lew
chief justice of supreme court
john roberts
secretary of state
john kerry
14 terms
History Government
Government
Absolute Monarchy
Communism
Constitutional monarchy
the governing body of a nation, state, or community.
form of government in which the monarch has absolute power am…
a political theory advocating class war and leading to a soci…
a form of government in which a king or queen acts as Head of…
Government
the governing body of a nation, state, or community.
Absolute Monarchy
form of government in which the monarch has absolute power am…
13 terms
History Government
Limited Government
Checks and Balences
Limited Government Absence
Checks and Balances Absence
Restricted from governing power by limitations in laws and co…
Used to keep the government from getting too powerful in one…
King above law
Couldnt balance out power.
Limited Government
Restricted from governing power by limitations in laws and co…
Checks and Balences
Used to keep the government from getting too powerful in one…
History government
Legistlative branch main duty
Executive branches main duty
How many reps
Senates how many
Make/ create laws
To carry out laws
435
100 2 per state
Legistlative branch main duty
Make/ create laws
Executive branches main duty
To carry out laws
8 terms
History government
collectivization
democracy
isolationism
national socialism
system in which private farms were eliminated, instead, the g…
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
the ideology and practices of the Nazi party, which included…
collectivization
system in which private farms were eliminated, instead, the g…
democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
26 terms
History -Government
Autocracy
Autocracy
Autocracy
Autocracy
Rule by one person
Dictatorship
An example of this was Germany when Hitler was in power
Supreme power is held by a single person
Autocracy
Rule by one person
Autocracy
Dictatorship
34 terms
History government
What is a constitution
Natural rights
Republic
Bicameral legislature
Presents the fundamental principles of a government and estab…
Unalienable rights such as life liberty and the pursuit of ha…
A government that derives it's authority from the people and…
Legislature comprising two parts called chambers
What is a constitution
Presents the fundamental principles of a government and estab…
Natural rights
Unalienable rights such as life liberty and the pursuit of ha…
History Government
Separation of Powers
Limited Government
Federalism
Popular Sovereignty
proposes distributing power among 3 branches
limited by laws and regulations
power is shared between government
where citizens elect people to vote
Separation of Powers
proposes distributing power among 3 branches
Limited Government
limited by laws and regulations
10 terms
History Government
Autocracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
A government where one person has all the power.
A king or queen who rules.
The leader has complete control over the citizens.
Citizens who hold all of the political power.
Autocracy
A government where one person has all the power.
Monarchy
A king or queen who rules.
10 terms
HISTORY GOVERNMENT
Constitution was adopted on
Constitution is
Preamble
Constitution division
September 17, 1787
supreme court of the law
beginning of the constitution
divided into sections and articles
Constitution was adopted on
September 17, 1787
Constitution is
supreme court of the law
History | Government |
Bicameral
Republic
Abandoned
Ordinance
having two branches, chambers, or houses, as a legislative bo…
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
forsaken or deserted: an abandoned building; an abandoned kit…
an authoritative rule or law; a decree or command.
Bicameral
having two branches, chambers, or houses, as a legislative bo…
Republic
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
History government
Amend
Compromise
Bill of right
1st amendment
To make changes
To "meet halfway"
1st ten amendments
Congress can't prohibit freedom of speech ; press;assemble
Amend
To make changes
Compromise
To "meet halfway"
25 terms
History Government
Appoint
Authority
Citizen
Executive Branch
Nominate someone for a position
Give permission (power) to carry out a job or task
A native or naturalized member of a state of nation who owes…
1 enforce the laws ... 2 President, Vice President, Cabinet
Appoint
Nominate someone for a position
Authority
Give permission (power) to carry out a job or task
16 terms
History government
Constitution
Confederation
Ratify
Survey
A body of funerdemantal prinples that would gonvor the people…
A organization that consists of a number of groups that come…
To sing or give a formal consent, or approved
Examination and measurement or a region to find out what ther…
Constitution
A body of funerdemantal prinples that would gonvor the people…
Confederation
A organization that consists of a number of groups that come…
History government
supreme court
House of represenative and senate
Executive
Popular sovereighty
the highest court in the us
The legislative branch two chambers
Enforced laws
Rule by the people
supreme court
the highest court in the us
House of represenative and senate
The legislative branch two chambers
History - Government
Constitution
Parish
Amendment
Capitol
A written plan that describes how a government works.
The name given to the local government in the state of Louisi…
Changes made to something that is already written.
A building in the capital city in which lawmakers meet,
Constitution
A written plan that describes how a government works.
Parish
The name given to the local government in the state of Louisi…
9 terms
History government
Declaration sighned
Thomas hobbs
John locke
Voltaire
July 4 1776
Humans naturally evil
3 basic rights
Separation of church and state
Declaration sighned
July 4 1776
Thomas hobbs
Humans naturally evil
History government
Limited government
Representative government
Manga Carta
Due process
The idea that government is restricted and certain rights the…
Government should serve and be guided by the will of people
1215, limited powers of English kind and Guaranteed certain f…
Protection against the unjust life liberty or property
Limited government
The idea that government is restricted and certain rights the…
Representative government
Government should serve and be guided by the will of people
15 terms
History government
Philadelphia
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Delegate
City in southeastern Pennsylvania was the capital of the unit…
Forth president of the united states one of the main authors…
Delegate to the constitutional convention and leader of the f…
Person chosen to represent others
Philadelphia
City in southeastern Pennsylvania was the capital of the unit…
James Madison
Forth president of the united states one of the main authors…
35 terms
History- Government
Supply and Demand
Entrepreneur
Circular flow of Economics
Human resources
The interaction between what people will buy and what buissne…
Someone who takes a risk and makes a business in search of pr…
Interaction between government, individuals, and producers- m…
A person that uses capital and natural recourses to aid the p…
Supply and Demand
The interaction between what people will buy and what buissne…
Entrepreneur
Someone who takes a risk and makes a business in search of pr…
11 terms
History government
Springfield
Northwest territory
Daniel Shays
Articles of confederation
City in southwest Massachusetts site of Shays' rebellion
Part of the lands that became united states in the American R…
Revolutionary war veteran and farmer who lead shays rebellion
First plan of government in the united states in effect from…
Springfield
City in southwest Massachusetts site of Shays' rebellion
Northwest territory
Part of the lands that became united states in the American R…
45 terms
History Government
Bicameralism
Members in House of Reps
Gerrymandering
Size of the Senate
a legislature made up of 2 houses
435 member
states that were drawn to the advantage of the political party
2 members per state
Bicameralism
a legislature made up of 2 houses
Members in House of Reps
435 member
government history
Virginia plan
new jersey plan
republic
judicial review
proposal to create a strong national gov't
proposal to create a weak national gov't
a gov't in which elected representatives make the decisions a…
the power of the courts to declare laws unconstitutional
Virginia plan
proposal to create a strong national gov't
new jersey plan
proposal to create a weak national gov't
History/Government
anarchy
oligarchy
monarchy
direct democrazy
free for all
all power vested in a few people in a clique
single ruler thinks there equal to god aka royal family
public desisions made by citizens meeting in assembly or voti…
anarchy
free for all
oligarchy
all power vested in a few people in a clique
history government
3/5 compromise
articles of confederation
Bi-Cameral
executive branch
3/5 of the slave population would be counted when setting dir…
adopted by the Continental Congress on November 15, 1777. Thi…
having two branches or chambers
enforces the laws
3/5 compromise
3/5 of the slave population would be counted when setting dir…
articles of confederation
adopted by the Continental Congress on November 15, 1777. Thi…
19 terms
History- Government
Constitution
Legislative branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
After rejecting British rule the first task of each state was…
Makes the laws, Congress- House of Representatives and Senate
Carries out the laws and policies- President, Vice President
Interpreted the laws, court system, judges whether a good or…
Constitution
After rejecting British rule the first task of each state was…
Legislative branch
Makes the laws, Congress- House of Representatives and Senate
9 terms
History: Government
impeachment
popular sovereignty
checks & balances
federal
bring charges agaonst a public official
principle of gov't that all political power comes from the pe…
each branch of gov't has the power to check, or restrict, the…
the national gov't (Washington D.C.)
impeachment
bring charges agaonst a public official
popular sovereignty
principle of gov't that all political power comes from the pe…
10 terms
History- Government
government
functions of government
unitary
federal
a small group of people who rule and make decisions
MERPP!!!!!! Maintain order, ensure national security, resolve…
has one ruler
the government shares power with the people
government
a small group of people who rule and make decisions
functions of government
MERPP!!!!!! Maintain order, ensure national security, resolve…
15 terms
GOVERNMENT//HISTORY
unitary
confederate
federalism
what are the 3 parts of federalism?
all government powers are controlled by a central national go…
states have most of the power
how power is shared between the states and government
delegated, reserved, shared
unitary
all government powers are controlled by a central national go…
confederate
states have most of the power
history (government)
Monarchy
Anarchy
Dictatorship
theocracy
king or queen who rules the contry
no body is control
one leader has absolute power
that recognizes God
Monarchy
king or queen who rules the contry
Anarchy
no body is control
History of the government
Republic
Democracy
Articles of confederation
Shay's Rebellion
State, country, or nation in which people elect representativ…
a form of government in which the power comes from the people…
First plan for national government ratified in 1781 (fails... be…
Uprising of Massachusetts farmers who demanded debt relief af…
Republic
State, country, or nation in which people elect representativ…
Democracy
a form of government in which the power comes from the people…
History Government Vocabulary
Hierarchy
Democracy
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
any system of government where persons or things are ranked o…
a form of government by the people; in which the supreme powe…
a form of government in which all power is vested in a few pe…
a government or state ruled by an elite,or privileged upper c…
Hierarchy
any system of government where persons or things are ranked o…
Democracy
a form of government by the people; in which the supreme powe…
12 terms
History- government
Checks and balances
Social Contract
Natural rights
Thomas Paine's v. monarchy?:
Makes sure that all of the houses are equal, no one had full…
The idea that the government should only rule with the consen…
Rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Paine wrote 'Common Sense". The idea was that it is "C…
Checks and balances
Makes sure that all of the houses are equal, no one had full…
Social Contract
The idea that the government should only rule with the consen…
History and Government
Mestizo
Conquistador
Cash Crops
Syncretism
Refers to people of mixed indigenous and European descent.
Spanish for conqueror; Spanish soldier who participated in co…
Farm product grown to be sold or traded rather than used by t…
A blending of beliefs and practices from different religions…
Mestizo
Refers to people of mixed indigenous and European descent.
Conquistador
Spanish for conqueror; Spanish soldier who participated in co…
15 terms
History and Government
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
Communism
Collapsed
For most of the last century, Russia was part of the _____ __…
A communist government
the government owns the things that are used to make and tran…
Russia became an independent country when the Soviet Union...
Soviet Union
For most of the last century, Russia was part of the _____ __…
Soviet Union
A communist government
15 terms
History Government
Government
John Locke
Social contract
Natural rights
System of groups, laws, and policies that lead a country
Social Contract and Natural Rights
Citizens have responsibilities, pay taxes, obey laws
Life, liberty, property, religion
Government
System of groups, laws, and policies that lead a country
John Locke
Social Contract and Natural Rights
History and Government
Canon
Hegemony
Oligarchy
Peonage
An ecclesiastical or secular law or code of laws; a basis for…
Leadership; superior influence or authority, especially of a…
Form of government in which the ruling power lies in the hand…
A system by which debtors are bound in servitude to their cre…
Canon
An ecclesiastical or secular law or code of laws; a basis for…
Hegemony
Leadership; superior influence or authority, especially of a…
23 terms
Government and History
agent provocateur
ancien régime
attaché
aide de camp
a secret agent who joins a group suspected of a particular cr…
describes a former government or ruling group after its downf…
a high ranking person working at an embassy
in the military a trusted aide of a general or other high ran…
agent provocateur
a secret agent who joins a group suspected of a particular cr…
ancien régime
describes a former government or ruling group after its downf…
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