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History and Government Review
America started as 13 British ________.
________ was a paper written in 1776.…
________ was the war between America a…
________ was where colonists wrote the…
America started as 13 British ________.
________ was a paper written in 1776.…
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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…
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History Government Terms
Hierarchy
Democracy
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
-a form of government in which all power is vested in a few p…
-a government or state ruled by an elite,or privileged upper…
Hierarchy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
Democracy
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
History Government Terms
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…
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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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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
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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…
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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
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History Governments
Aristocracy
Democracy
Hierachy
Monarchy
a type of government that is high class and has power held in…
a type of government that has power in favor of the people
a type of government that is sometimes religious, power of hi…
a type of government with a monarch, king or queen, at the he…
Aristocracy
a type of government that is high class and has power held in…
Democracy
a type of government that has power in favor of the people
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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…
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.
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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
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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"
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History government
Nomin president app senate
Electoral college
Speaker of house
Us president
How are federal judges, including Supreme Court justicies cho…
Who officially chooses the president of the United States
Who is the leader of the house if representative
Who can pardon people convicted of federal crimes
Nomin president app senate
How are federal judges, including Supreme Court justicies cho…
Electoral college
Who officially chooses the president of the United States
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…
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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
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History governance
Governance
Government
Civil Society
Private Sector
Traditions, institutions, and processes that determine how po…
System by which a nation, state, or community is.
Voluntary or charitable organizations that can influence the…
- Businesses, corporations, or industries... -Influence conversa…
Governance
Traditions, institutions, and processes that determine how po…
Government
System by which a nation, state, or community is.
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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
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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
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6th Grade History Government and Economics Terms
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
power is held by one central authority
association of independent states that agree to certain limit…
power is divided between central authority and several region…
1 person possesses unlimited power and citizens have limited…
Unitary
power is held by one central authority
Confederation
association of independent states that agree to certain limit…
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Government/History Principles of Democracy
popular sovereignty
limited government
separation of powers
checks and balances
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
A principle of constitutional government; a government whose…
The principle of dividing governmental powers among different…
A major principle of the American system of government. Helps…
popular sovereignty
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
limited government
A principle of constitutional government; a government whose…
government History
Checks and balances
Federalism
Bicameral Legislature
Republic (Representative Democracy)
Our government is set up with a legislative, executive and ju…
The idea that power is shared between levels of government in…
When a law making branch of government is split up into two g…
Where citizens rule through elected officials, otherwise know…
Checks and balances
Our government is set up with a legislative, executive and ju…
Federalism
The idea that power is shared between levels of government in…
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History government
government
monarchy
aristocracy
oligarchy
a system for controlling the society
a single person or monarch ruled in the government.
a government ruled by a small group of land owning families
a government ruled by a few powerful people
government
a system for controlling the society
monarchy
a single person or monarch ruled in the government.
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Government History
Magna Carta
Habeas Corpus
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
An key English document written in 1215. The King was abusing…
The right to a trial. Literally means 'produce the body' in L…
group of people who write the laws for a country
branch of government that interprets laws and decides justice…
Magna Carta
An key English document written in 1215. The King was abusing…
Habeas Corpus
The right to a trial. Literally means 'produce the body' in L…
HISTORY Government set
Hierarchy
Democracy
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
-a form of government in which all power is vested in a few p…
-a government or state ruled by an elite,or privileged upper…
Hierarchy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
Democracy
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
11 terms
history government
autocracy
religion
monarchy
dictatorship
one person rulez
the belief in and worship of an ol powerful, controlling powe…
one ruler who is chosen by their bloodline ... form of autocracy…
a government ruled by a person except using absolute power, e…
autocracy
one person rulez
religion
the belief in and worship of an ol powerful, controlling powe…
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Government History
The Twenty-sixth Amendment
The nineteenth Amendment
Number of House Representatives
Determine the number of House Represen…
prohibits voters under age 18
allows female voters
435
by the states population
The Twenty-sixth Amendment
prohibits voters under age 18
The nineteenth Amendment
allows female voters
47 terms
History government
Vice President.
2/3 of people. 260 people 535 people i…
Veto.
Checks and balances.
Who presides over the us senate?
How many members of congress are needed to override a preside…
What can a president do to put congress in check with law mak…
What is the method of limiting power of branches?
Vice President.
Who presides over the us senate?
2/3 of people. 260 people 535 people i…
How many members of congress are needed to override a preside…
33 terms
History government
Anarchy
Government
Nation
States
A state without government and laws
An institution though which leader exercise power to make and…
A group of people united by bond of race, language,custom, tr…
A political community that occupied a definite territory has…
Anarchy
A state without government and laws
Government
An institution though which leader exercise power to make and…
history government
limited monarchy constitution
dictatorship
authorization state
Monarchy
power limited by tradition or law
govt power controlled by one person or group of people
leader or a group of leaders that have complete control of th…
king/ queen who inherits power
limited monarchy constitution
power limited by tradition or law
dictatorship
govt power controlled by one person or group of people
History government
Public policy
Domestic policy
Foreign policy
Economic policy
The principle that injury to the public good or public order…
...
A policy pursued by a nation in its dealings with other natio…
...
Public policy
The principle that injury to the public good or public order…
Domestic policy
...
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…
27 terms
history government
constitutional
found fathers and framers
compromise
James Madison
the _______________ convention was held in 1787.
the delegates who met are called the __________ __________ or…
means that each side gives up part of what it wants to reach…
Virginia plan
constitutional
the _______________ convention was held in 1787.
found fathers and framers
the delegates who met are called the __________ __________ or…
44 terms
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
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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
History government definitions
Hierarchy
Democracy
Oligarchy
Aristocracy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
-a form of government in which all power is vested in a few p…
-a government or state ruled by an elite,or privileged upper…
Hierarchy
-any system of government where persons or things are ranked…
Democracy
- a form of government by the people; in which the supreme po…
10 terms
history and government
Migration
Columbia exchange
Louisiana purchase
Frontier
The movement of people within a country or region
The movement of plant,animals and diseases between the easter…
The territory. including the region between the Mississippi r…
Free,open land in american west that was available for settle…
Migration
The movement of people within a country or region
Columbia exchange
The movement of plant,animals and diseases between the easter…
30 terms
History government
President
Vice President
CO Senator
CO Senator
Obama
Biden
Gardner
Bennet
President
Obama
Vice President
Biden
8 terms
History government terms
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…
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)
8 terms
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
24 terms
History government
1st written plan of gvt in US?
Shay's Rebellion & how it affected US?
3 branches of Federal gvt?
Purpose of Preamble to US Constitution?
Articles of Confederation
Rebellion in Mass... Led by Daniel Shays... Protesting taxation pl…
Judicial - Interpret Laws... Legislative - Makes the laws... Execut…
Intro to Constitution, Implies purpose of gvt to protect righ…
1st written plan of gvt in US?
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion & how it affected US?
Rebellion in Mass... Led by Daniel Shays... Protesting taxation pl…
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…
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…
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…
20 terms
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
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
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…
8 terms
history government
justice
veto
impeach
legislative branch
a judge
to reject
to acuse a government officially crime
the branch of government that makes the laws
justice
a judge
veto
to reject
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