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US History: Constitutional Principles
Federalism
Delegated Powers
Reserved Powers
Concurrent Powers
division of power between national and state governments
National powers- foreign affairs, money, interstate trade and…
State powers- education, marriage laws, trade within state
Both powers- right to tax borrow money- establish courts
Federalism
division of power between national and state governments
Delegated Powers
National powers- foreign affairs, money, interstate trade and…
History principles of the constitution.
Popular sovereignty
Due process of law
Representation
Checks and balances
The government needs the people's permission to do anything
Due process is a way to do things. The Government has to go b…
Public officials are picked by voters in our accountable to t…
No branch can get too strong and exercise too much power
Popular sovereignty
The government needs the people's permission to do anything
Due process of law
Due process is a way to do things. The Government has to go b…
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History Principles and Powers of the Constitution
Checks and Balances
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Enumerated Powers
the system in which each branch of government has a check on…
the idea that the law is subject to the rule of the people
also known as the "rule of law" meaning that everyone, includ…
powers of the national government that are listed, or clearly…
Checks and Balances
the system in which each branch of government has a check on…
Popular Sovereignty
the idea that the law is subject to the rule of the people
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History -7 Constitutional Principles
Popular Sovereignty
Federalism
Republicanism
Limited Government
A government in which the people rule by their own consent.
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A form of government in which people elect representatives to…
A system in which the power of the government is limited, to…
Popular Sovereignty
A government in which the people rule by their own consent.
Federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
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8A/B History - Principles of the Constitution
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Federalism
basic ideas upon which our government is established
The people are the ones that hold the power in government. Th…
Everyone in government is subject to the law. No one is above…
shared and divided powers between the central government and…
Principles of the Constitution
basic ideas upon which our government is established
Popular Sovereignty
The people are the ones that hold the power in government. Th…
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History Constitution- Principles & Preamble
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Separation of Powers
The people have the power... Ex. People vote
People rule/exercise power by electing representatives who ma…
A system of government in which power is shared and divided b…
Each branch has certain powers/jobs/government is divided int…
Popular Sovereignty
The people have the power... Ex. People vote
Republicanism
People rule/exercise power by electing representatives who ma…
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History Principles of the Constitution
Limited Government
Enumerated powers
Reserved Powers
Concurrent Powers
Government with limited powers strictly defined by law
Power specifically given Congress in the constitution
Power belonging only to the states
Powers shared by the states and the federal government
Limited Government
Government with limited powers strictly defined by law
Enumerated powers
Power specifically given Congress in the constitution
History 7 Principles of the Constitution
popular sovereignty
republicanism
federalism
limited government
government in which the PEOPLE RULE
the people elect their representatives to make laws and decis…
~national and state and local levels of government ... ~each lev…
requires that all government leaders(even the president) have…
popular sovereignty
government in which the PEOPLE RULE
republicanism
the people elect their representatives to make laws and decis…
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History goals and principles of the constitution
to form a more perfect union
to establish justice
to insure domestic tranquility
to provide for the common defense
work together as a unified nation
a uniform system to settle legal disputes regardless of race,…
insure peace and order at home with the help of a national gu…
Protect citizens against foreign attack and raise an army and…
to form a more perfect union
work together as a unified nation
to establish justice
a uniform system to settle legal disputes regardless of race,…
History: Principles and Powers of the Constitution
Checks and Balances
Examples of enumerated powers
examples of concurrent powers
examples of reserved powers
Limit's the powers of government so no one branch has all the…
1. coin $ 2. military 3. war 4. trade
1. tax 2. borrow $ 3. courts 4. prisons 5. laws 6. care of pe…
1. trade in states 2. schools 3. marriage 4. protect public 5…
Checks and Balances
Limit's the powers of government so no one branch has all the…
Examples of enumerated powers
1. coin $ 2. military 3. war 4. trade
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Constitutional Principles - History
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Limited Government
Federalism
power in the people
power in people through elections
the government can not have unlimited power only the power th…
Federal government is stronger than the state
Popular Sovereignty
power in the people
Republicanism
power in people through elections
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History, principle of constitution
Popular
Nation is
Limited
Fed
Sovereignty
A republic
Government
Eralism
Popular
Sovereignty
Nation is
A republic
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History Constitutional Principles
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Limited government
Federalism
rule by the people
elected representation; people are the final source of author…
the underlying theme of the Constitution; limits the governme…
sharing power at the federal or national level & state level
Popular Sovereignty
rule by the people
Republicanism
elected representation; people are the final source of author…
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U.S. History {Principles of constitution}
Limited government
Republicanism
Popular sovereignty
Federalism
The authority that federal government are limited to those gi…
Americans created a republic form of government in which demo…
People of sovereign hold supreme power,power of which the gov…
The constitution of the U.S. created a federal republic , whe…
Limited government
The authority that federal government are limited to those gi…
Republicanism
Americans created a republic form of government in which demo…
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Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Separation of Powers
The idea that political power belongs to the people
a system of government in which the people have the right to…
A system in which power is shared between the national and st…
power is divided between the 3 branches of government (legisl…
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that political power belongs to the people
Republicanism
a system of government in which the people have the right to…
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Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Delegated Powers
The people are the source of power.... People show that power by…
We hold elections to select our leaders.... Representative Gover…
Sharing power between the federal and state governments.
Powers only given to the FEDERAL government.
Popular Sovereignty
The people are the source of power.... People show that power by…
Republicanism
We hold elections to select our leaders.... Representative Gover…
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7th Grade Texas History--7 Principles of the Constitution
Popular sovereignty
Limited government
Federalism
Separation of Powers
means that the people rule... Example: electing a mayor
citizens (people) give the government power... but not too mu…
the sharing of powers between the state and national governme…
limit power by creating the three branches of government, eac…
Popular sovereignty
means that the people rule... Example: electing a mayor
Limited government
citizens (people) give the government power... but not too mu…
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History - 7 Guiding Principles of the Constitution
Popular sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Separation of powers
The people rule (vote), and effect change.
Citizens elect officials to represent them in government.
Power is shared between national and state governments.
Three-branch government where each branch is assigned a diffe…
Popular sovereignty
The people rule (vote), and effect change.
Republicanism
Citizens elect officials to represent them in government.
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Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Separation of Powers
The idea that political power belongs to the people
a system of government in which the people have the right to…
A system in which power is shared between the national and st…
power is divided between the 3 branches of government (legisl…
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that political power belongs to the people
Republicanism
a system of government in which the people have the right to…
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History class, goals and principles of the constitution
1 goals
2 goals
3 goals
4 goals
Perfect union
Established justice
Domestic tranquility
Common defense
1 goals
Perfect union
2 goals
Established justice
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Principles of the Constitution
Limited Government
Individual Rights
Republicanism
Federalism
Government is restricted by the rule of law-
Personal freedoms, personal protections, and equalities under…
A system of government where representatives are elected by a…
Power is divided between a central government and state... gover…
Limited Government
Government is restricted by the rule of law-
Individual Rights
Personal freedoms, personal protections, and equalities under…
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US History : Basic Constitutional Principles
lobbying
22nd Amendment
bill
Eminent Domain
special interest groups influence lawmakers with money
allows person to serve 2 terms or 10 years as President
a proposed law
government may take citizens property but must compensate $$
lobbying
special interest groups influence lawmakers with money
22nd Amendment
allows person to serve 2 terms or 10 years as President
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History - 7 Guiding Principles of the Constitution
Popular sovereignty
Independent Judiciary
Federalism
Separation of powers
The people rule (vote), and effect change.
Supreme court judges cannot be docked pay or fired for making…
Power is shared between national and state governments.
Three-branch government where each branch is assigned a diffe…
Popular sovereignty
The people rule (vote), and effect change.
Independent Judiciary
Supreme court judges cannot be docked pay or fired for making…
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History-Principles of U.S. Constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Check and Balances
makes laws-congress
...
...
...
Legislative Branch
makes laws-congress
Executive Branch
...
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Principles of the Constitution
Charles de Montesquieu
John Locke
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
developed the theory of separation of powers and checks and b…
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
basic ideas upon which our government is established
the people are the true power of the government
Charles de Montesquieu
developed the theory of separation of powers and checks and b…
John Locke
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
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Texas History quiz - Principles of the Constitution
Basic liberties and rights of all citi…
Each of the three branches of governme…
The Constitution shall be the Supreme…
The courts have the power to annul leg…
Individual Rights
Separation of Power
Supremacy
Judicial Review
Basic liberties and rights of all citi…
Individual Rights
Each of the three branches of governme…
Separation of Power
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History and principles of the constitution and bill of rights
Christian tradition in comparison with…
established gov. based on the rule of…
What was important to the development…
main purpose of gov is to protect indi…
judeo
magna carta 1215
feudalism
natural rights philosophy
Christian tradition in comparison with…
judeo
established gov. based on the rule of…
magna carta 1215
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Goals and Principles in the Preamble of the Constitution (History)
Goal
Goal
Goal
Goal
To form a more perfect union
To establish Justice
To ensure domestic tranquility
To provide for the common defense
Goal
To form a more perfect union
Goal
To establish Justice
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Principles of the Constitution
Republicanism
Limited Government
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
Citizens vote for their representatives
The Constitution limits what the government is allowed to do
Each branch of government has different duties
Each branch makes sure the other branches aren't performing j…
Republicanism
Citizens vote for their representatives
Limited Government
The Constitution limits what the government is allowed to do
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US History-- 7 Principles of the US Constitution
popular sovereignty
limited government
Separation of Powers
Checks & Balances
a government's power ... comes from its people
Government must follow the law.... It can only do what the peopl…
Power is divided into 3 branches: Executive, Legislative, Jud…
Each branch can check on the power of the other branches in o…
popular sovereignty
a government's power ... comes from its people
limited government
Government must follow the law.... It can only do what the peopl…
History Test - 7 Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Federalism
Separation of Powers
Who gives the government its power?... - The people give the go…
How are peoples views represented in government?... - People's v…
How is the power shared in the government?... - States and the n…
How is that power divided?... - The power is shared among 3 bran…
Popular Sovereignty
Who gives the government its power?... - The people give the go…
Republicanism
How are peoples views represented in government?... - People's v…
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History and principles of the constitution and bill of rights
Christian tradition in comparison with…
established gov. based on the rule of…
What was important to the development…
main purpose of gov is to protect indi…
judeo
magna carta 1215
feudalism
natural rights philosophy
Christian tradition in comparison with…
judeo
established gov. based on the rule of…
magna carta 1215
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U.S. Constitutional Test / history & principles of the constitution
What was your country's first constitu…
The article of confederation federatio…
The constitutional convention met in w…
They wrote a new constitution that wou…
Articles of confederation
Legislative branch
Philadelphia
Stronger
What was your country's first constitu…
Articles of confederation
The article of confederation federatio…
Legislative branch
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Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
veto
Separation of Powers
Courts
Constitutional principle that is embodied in the idea that "g…
A check by the executive branch on the legislative
Constitutional principle that say the Legislative branch make…
Part of the government can declare federal laws unconstitutio…
Popular Sovereignty
Constitutional principle that is embodied in the idea that "g…
veto
A check by the executive branch on the legislative
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Principles of the Constitution
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Rule of Law
Limited Government
Each branch of government can check or restrain the power of…
government power is divided among the 3 branches (Legislative…
Principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who go…
the principle that the government can only do what the people…
Checks and Balances
Each branch of government can check or restrain the power of…
Separation of Powers
government power is divided among the 3 branches (Legislative…
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Gingras' Sassy Constitutional History- Origins and Six Principles
First Continental Congress
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
Problems with the Articles
First meeting the colonists send delegates to in 1770s
Published by the Second Continental Congress, 1776
The first government of the U.S.
Too little power/could not tax/very hard to raise armies
First Continental Congress
First meeting the colonists send delegates to in 1770s
Declaration of Independence
Published by the Second Continental Congress, 1776
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Principles of Constitution
Popular sovereignty
Federalism
Checks and Balances
Limited Government
Principle that governmental authority is derived from the peo…
System of Government in which power is divided bt a central a…
Constitute a system for controlling government power
Holds that a government can only exercise the powers granted…
Popular sovereignty
Principle that governmental authority is derived from the peo…
Federalism
System of Government in which power is divided bt a central a…
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Principles of the Constitution
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Federalism
basic ideas upon which our government is established
The people are the ones that hold the power in government.
Everyone in government is subject to the law. No one is above…
shared and divided powers between the central government and…
Principles of the Constitution
basic ideas upon which our government is established
Popular Sovereignty
The people are the ones that hold the power in government.
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Principles of the Constitution
popular sovereignty
limited government
separation of powers
checks and balances
the power of the government belongs to the people.
Government is not free to do whatever it wants
each branch of government shares government authority
ensures that one branch cannot use its authority to overpower…
popular sovereignty
the power of the government belongs to the people.
limited government
Government is not free to do whatever it wants
89 terms
History constitutional principles and case studies
What year was rhw constitution of the…
The constitution of the us is also kno…
What do the us constitution do
What was the purpose of the us constit…
1787
The supreme. Law of the land
Forms the government
Preamble
What year was rhw constitution of the…
1787
The constitution of the us is also kno…
The supreme. Law of the land
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Principles of the Constitution
popular sovreignty
republicanism
federalism
separation of powers
All government power comes from the people
A model of government in which people elect representatives t…
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
The principle of dividing governmental powers among different…
popular sovreignty
All government power comes from the people
republicanism
A model of government in which people elect representatives t…
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Principles of the Constitution
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
Federalism
Popular Sovereignty
Government is divided into 3 branches
Prevents a branch from becoming too powerful
System where power is divided into state and national levels
People have the power to elect their leaders
Separation of Powers
Government is divided into 3 branches
Checks and Balances
Prevents a branch from becoming too powerful
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Foundations Of US History: Principles of Constitution and Bill of RIghts
US Constitution
Amendments
Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at the constit…
Official changes, corrections, or additions to the Constitution
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially…
Amendment that dealt with freedom of religion, speech, press,…
US Constitution
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at the constit…
Amendments
Official changes, corrections, or additions to the Constitution
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Principles of the Constitution
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
Limited Government
basic ideas upon which our government is established
the people are the true power of the government
the people elect their leaders in the government
the government is defined and has only certain powers given t…
Principles of the Constitution
basic ideas upon which our government is established
Popular Sovereignty
the people are the true power of the government
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Principles of the Constitution
John Locke
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Republicanism
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
basic ideas upon which our government is established
the people are the true power of the government
the people elect their leaders in the government
John Locke
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
Principles of the Constitution
basic ideas upon which our government is established
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Principles of the Constitution
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Rule of Law
Limited Government
Each branch of government can check or restrain the power of…
government power is divided among the 3 branches (Legislative…
Principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who go…
the principle that the government can only do what the people…
Checks and Balances
Each branch of government can check or restrain the power of…
Separation of Powers
government power is divided among the 3 branches (Legislative…
11 terms
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Federalism
Seperation of powers
Checks and balances
The right of the people to run their own country.
Division of powers between the national and the state governm…
Division of power between the executive, legislative, and jud…
A system of balancing power in the U.S. government.
Popular Sovereignty
The right of the people to run their own country.
Federalism
Division of powers between the national and the state governm…
20 terms
Principles of the Constitution
Charles de Montesquieu
John Locke
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
developed the theory of separation of powers and checks and b…
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
basic ideas upon which our government is established
the people are the true power of the government
Charles de Montesquieu
developed the theory of separation of powers and checks and b…
John Locke
developed the idea of natural rights and social contract betw…
10 terms
Principles of the Constitution
republicanism
federalism
checks and balances
popular sovereignty
principle of government where the people exercise their power…
principle of government where power is divided between the ce…
principle of government where each branch of the national gov…
principle of government where the ultimate power and final au…
republicanism
principle of government where the people exercise their power…
federalism
principle of government where power is divided between the ce…
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7th Grade Texas History--7 Principles of the Constitution
Popular sovereignty
Limited government
Federalism
Separation of Powers
means that the people rule... Example: electing a mayor
citizens (people) give the government power... but not too mu…
the sharing of powers between the state and national governme…
limit power by creating the three branches of government, eac…
Popular sovereignty
means that the people rule... Example: electing a mayor
Limited government
citizens (people) give the government power... but not too mu…
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