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Government (Honors)
Confederation
Unitary
Federation
Autocracy
Made up of state governments or provinces
A single national government has all the power
A strong national government that shares power with smaller s…
Rule be a single ruler usually called a dictator
Confederation
Made up of state governments or provinces
Unitary
A single national government has all the power
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Honors Government
Confederation
Unitary
Federation
Autocracy
Made up of state governments or provinces
A single national government has all the power
A strong national government that shares power with smaller s…
Rule be a single ruler usually called a dictator
Confederation
Made up of state governments or provinces
Unitary
A single national government has all the power
16 terms
Honors Government
Confederation
Unitary
Federation
Autocracy
Made up of state governments or provinces
A single national government has all the power
A strong national government that shares power with smaller s…
Rule be a single ruler usually called a dictator
Confederation
Made up of state governments or provinces
Unitary
A single national government has all the power
Honors Government
Some of the problems in congress are..…
When does each term begins on or aroun…
What term of congress did we just start?
Who is our congressmen?
Obama care, terrorist, criminal justice system
On or around January 3rd of odd numbered years
2nd session of 114th term in congress
Tim Murphy
Some of the problems in congress are..…
Obama care, terrorist, criminal justice system
When does each term begins on or aroun…
On or around January 3rd of odd numbered years
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Honors Government
Confederation
Unitary
Federation
Autocracy
Made up of state governments or provinces
A single national government has all the power
A strong national government that shares power with smaller s…
Rule be a single ruler usually called a dictator
Confederation
Made up of state governments or provinces
Unitary
A single national government has all the power
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Government honors
Confederation
Boycott
Repeal
Popular sovereighty
a union of political units for common action in relation to o…
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
the action of revoking or annulling a law or congressional ac
Rule by the People
Confederation
a union of political units for common action in relation to o…
Boycott
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
Honors Government
Concurrent Powers
Denied Powers
Reserved Powers
Implied Powers
Powers that are shared between Federal & State gov't
No state can make treaties or alliances with foreign governme…
10th Amendment reservation of political powers; not specifica…
Powers that congress use to help carry out the powers specifi…
Concurrent Powers
Powers that are shared between Federal & State gov't
Denied Powers
No state can make treaties or alliances with foreign governme…
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Honors Government
Government
Bill of Rights
Political Party
Suffrage
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
the first ten amendments
a group of persons who seeks to control government by winning…
the right to vote in political elections
Government
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments
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Government honors
Government
Public policy
Executive power
Legislative power
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
things the government decides to do (ex. Obamacare).
Enforce the law
Make the law
Government
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Public policy
things the government decides to do (ex. Obamacare).
Honors Government
Government
Public policies
State
Sovereign
the institution through which society and elected or appointe…
The important issues that the gov focuses on such as healthca…
body of people, living in a defined territory, organized poli…
to have supreme or absolute authority within a states own ter…
Government
the institution through which society and elected or appointe…
Public policies
The important issues that the gov focuses on such as healthca…
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Honors Government
Who handled governmental matters in mo…
What ideas were included in the Declar…
List three things that influenced the…
This colony was formed as a place for…
Colonists.
Overthrow Government, Limited Government, Get natural rights.
The British Tradition, Locke, Constitution for each individua…
Massacusshats
Who handled governmental matters in mo…
Colonists.
What ideas were included in the Declar…
Overthrow Government, Limited Government, Get natural rights.
Honors Government
Confederation
Unitary
Federation
Autocracy
Made up of state governments or provinces
A single national government has all the power
A strong national government that shares power with smaller s…
Rule be a single ruler usually called a dictator
Confederation
Made up of state governments or provinces
Unitary
A single national government has all the power
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Government Honors
Speaker of the House
Majority Leader (House of Rep)
Minority Leader (House of Rep)
Majority Whip (House of Rep)
John Boehner
Kevin McCarthy
Nancy Pelosi
Steve Scalise
Speaker of the House
John Boehner
Majority Leader (House of Rep)
Kevin McCarthy
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Government Honors
Status quo
Civil disobedience
Unconventional political participation…
Unconventional political participation
Current situation
Idea that civilians are not following rules they disagree with
Generate attention to a problem
Protests/ change to the status quo
Status quo
Current situation
Civil disobedience
Idea that civilians are not following rules they disagree with
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Honors Government
Political ideologies
Liberalism
Conservatism
Libertarianism
A certain ethnical set of ideals, principles, of a large group
A strike role of government in regulating capitalism and cons…
Favor tradition in the face of external forces for change and…
Favors almost no government involvement in almost all areas o…
Political ideologies
A certain ethnical set of ideals, principles, of a large group
Liberalism
A strike role of government in regulating capitalism and cons…
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Honors Government
limited government
rule of law
Magna Carta
Petition of Rights
restricted with reference to governing powers by limitations…
the principle that all people and institutions are subject to…
the "great charter" of English liberties, forced from King Jo…
No taxes could be levied without Parliament's consent.... No Eng…
limited government
restricted with reference to governing powers by limitations…
rule of law
the principle that all people and institutions are subject to…
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Honors Government
Market Economy
Traditional Economy
Command Economy
Mixed Economy
A type of economy controlled by competition... Ex.Capitalism
Type of economy controlled by people/need... Ex. Amish
Type of economy controlled by the government ... Ex. China
Type of economy controlled by people, competition, government…
Market Economy
A type of economy controlled by competition... Ex.Capitalism
Traditional Economy
Type of economy controlled by people/need... Ex. Amish
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honors government
express powers
delegated powers
discretionary powers
cabinet
powers granted to the president by the constitution
powers ceded by congress to the president
powers the president assumes, giving him greater authority an…
presidential appointees to the major administrative units of…
express powers
powers granted to the president by the constitution
delegated powers
powers ceded by congress to the president
Honors Government
Equal Justice
Due Process of law
Adversary system
Prosecution
People will be treated alike when it comes to the law.
No person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property wit…
Used in the common law countries where two advocates represen…
The legal party responsable for presenting the case in a crim…
Equal Justice
People will be treated alike when it comes to the law.
Due Process of law
No person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property wit…
234 terms
Honors Government
What did Bush say about the use of for…
Was there any hint of a terrorist atta…
What were Bush's relations with Russia…
Who was Osama Bin Laden?
He said he wanted a limited use of American troops but starte…
Yes there was. Bush reviewed the armed forces to make sure th…
They weren't pleased that he cancelled the Missile Treaty, bu…
he was an islamic saudi arabian who founded the terrorist net…
What did Bush say about the use of for…
He said he wanted a limited use of American troops but starte…
Was there any hint of a terrorist atta…
Yes there was. Bush reviewed the armed forces to make sure th…
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Government Honors
Implied powers
Expressed powers
Inherent powers
Reserved powers
the powers assumed by the government that are not specificall…
the powers explicitly granted to Congress by the Constitution
those delegated powers of the Constitution that are assumed t…
the powers that are not specifi cally granted to the federal…
Implied powers
the powers assumed by the government that are not specificall…
Expressed powers
the powers explicitly granted to Congress by the Constitution
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Government Honors
Loop holes
Political socialization
Platform
Independent
Legal ways of avoiding certain legal requirements
The process by which people develop their political ideologies
All of a political party's beliefs or issues on their agenda
This person doesnt align with any party, tends to vote on the…
Loop holes
Legal ways of avoiding certain legal requirements
Political socialization
The process by which people develop their political ideologies
234 terms
Honors Government
What did Bush say about the use of for…
Was there any hint of a terrorist atta…
What were Bush's relations with Russia…
Who was Osama Bin Laden?
He said he wanted a limited use of American troops but starte…
Yes there was. Bush reviewed the armed forces to make sure th…
They weren't pleased that he cancelled the Missile Treaty, bu…
he was an islamic saudi arabian who founded the terrorist net…
What did Bush say about the use of for…
He said he wanted a limited use of American troops but starte…
Was there any hint of a terrorist atta…
Yes there was. Bush reviewed the armed forces to make sure th…
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government honors
citizen
nation-state
naturalized citizen
legal permanent citizen
a person who is a legal member to a nation ,country ,or self…
the modern nation or country as a typical unit of a politicia…
a legal permanent resident that passed a test to show they un…
they hold all rights of a citizen but can not run for office…
citizen
a person who is a legal member to a nation ,country ,or self…
nation-state
the modern nation or country as a typical unit of a politicia…
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Honors Government: Chapter 3
Federal System
Unitary System
Tenth Amendment
Reserved Powers
both nat. and state govt. get power from the people.
State govt. gets power from 1 supreme nat. govt.
Reserved Powers
Powers not granted to the nat. govt. are reserved for the peo…
Federal System
both nat. and state govt. get power from the people.
Unitary System
State govt. gets power from 1 supreme nat. govt.
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Honors Government
Confederate System
Unitary System
Federal System
Monarchy
the states have the most power
the government has all power
the government and states share the power
King in charge, inherits power
Confederate System
the states have the most power
Unitary System
the government has all power
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Government honors
Political Socialization
Public Opinion
Public opinion poll
Sampling error
The process by which individuals acquire their political opin…
Opions made by ordinary citizens that are openly expressed
Surveys made to citizens in order to estimade the opinions of…
The accuracy of a poll
Political Socialization
The process by which individuals acquire their political opin…
Public Opinion
Opions made by ordinary citizens that are openly expressed
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Honors Government
Force Theory
Evolutionary Theory
Divine Right Theory
Social Contract Theory
A government arose when the people of an area were brought un…
Principle that the state was an evolution of the family, beco…
the notion that a god or multiple gods chose certain people t…
believed the origin of the state was in a social contract
Force Theory
A government arose when the people of an area were brought un…
Evolutionary Theory
Principle that the state was an evolution of the family, beco…
Honors Government
Term
Reapportioned
Single- member district
Gerrymandered
Two year period of time during which Congress meets
Redistribute, as in seats in a legislative body
Electoral district from which one person is chosen by the vot…
the drawing of electoral district lines to the advantage of a…
Term
Two year period of time during which Congress meets
Reapportioned
Redistribute, as in seats in a legislative body
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Honors American Government Terms
constitution
founders
social contract
John Locke
a set of customs, traditions, rules, and laws that set forth…
people who establish an institution or settlement
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
English philosopher; wrote the 2 Treatises, believed people h…
constitution
a set of customs, traditions, rules, and laws that set forth…
founders
people who establish an institution or settlement
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Government honors
Articles of Confederation
Republic
Social contract
Force
plan of government adopted by the Continental Congress after…
...
The state only exists in order to serve the people. Theory cr…
The state was born by force, a person or group came into an a…
Articles of Confederation
plan of government adopted by the Continental Congress after…
Republic
...
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Honors Government
Social contract theory
Sovereignty
Government
The characteristics of a state
People create government
Respect from other states
Group that makes laws
Population, sovereignty, land, government
Social contract theory
People create government
Sovereignty
Respect from other states
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Government Honors Governments Quiz
Democratic
Pure democracy
Republic
Communism
Rule by the citizens as individuals/majority rules
every single citizen must be consulted for every single decis…
When you choose people to decide on your behalf
Rule by the people for the people
Democratic
Rule by the citizens as individuals/majority rules
Pure democracy
every single citizen must be consulted for every single decis…
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honors government
where do american traditions come from
three concepts of government brought b…
circumstances and revisions in magna c…
circumstances and revisions of petitio…
great britain
limited gov... representative gov ... ordered gov
it wanted to limit the power of King john and he was forced t…
when king charles asked parliament for more money in taxes th…
where do american traditions come from
great britain
three concepts of government brought b…
limited gov... representative gov ... ordered gov
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honors government
house of representatives
senate
veto
override veto
representation based on population
representation based on equality
example of presidential check on congress
example of congressional check on president
house of representatives
representation based on population
senate
representation based on equality
40 terms
Honors Government
What influences who votes?
Why don't some people vote?
What groups vote in the highest numbers?
How do various demographic groups tend…
Voters party identification, background and identification wi…
They are to busy
Minorities
Liberal
What influences who votes?
Voters party identification, background and identification wi…
Why don't some people vote?
They are to busy
8 terms
Honors government
Which is a characteristic of every sta…
Which theory says that the state began…
Which phrase in the preamble do the co…
Which is a way that governments are cl…
C. Population
B. Evolutionary theory
D. Establish justice
B. By those who participate
Which is a characteristic of every sta…
C. Population
Which theory says that the state began…
B. Evolutionary theory
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Honors Government
From where do American Political tradi…
What was the Magna Carta?
In 1628 King Charles 1 asked parliamen…
What was the Glorious revolution?
Great Britain
English Nobles seeking protection from abuses of the crown
Petition of Right
Bloodless revolution
From where do American Political tradi…
Great Britain
What was the Magna Carta?
English Nobles seeking protection from abuses of the crown
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Honors Government
What is apportionment?
What is incumbent?
What is impeachment?
What is casework?
Number of people sent to the House(based on population figures
Currently holding office
The formal process where an officer is accused of unlawful ac…
Refers to the response or services that Members of Congress p…
What is apportionment?
Number of people sent to the House(based on population figures
What is incumbent?
Currently holding office
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Types of Government- Honors Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Indirect Democracy
Rule by one
Rule by few
Rule by people
Elected representatives make decisions
Autocracy
Rule by one
Oligarchy
Rule by few
43 terms
Honors Government- Types of Government
developing nations
divine right
government
industrialized nations
when a nation begins to develop industrialization
rulers chosen by a religious power
the institution within a state that maintains social order, p…
large industries and advanced technology provide a comfortabl…
developing nations
when a nation begins to develop industrialization
divine right
rulers chosen by a religious power
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HOnors Government Chapter 1
Define a sovereign state
Identitfy if a government has an autho…
Identify Jon Locke's definiton of a so…
nation
...
...
...
...
Define a sovereign state
...
Identitfy if a government has an autho…
...
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Honors Government Unit 1 Review
Characteristics of a State: Government
Characteristics of a State: Territory
Characteristics of a State: Sovereignty
Characteristics of a State: Population
Politically organized
A state must be comprised of land or territory with known bou…
It has supreme and absolute power within its own territory an…
A state must have people, the number of which does not direct…
Characteristics of a State: Government
Politically organized
Characteristics of a State: Territory
A state must be comprised of land or territory with known bou…
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Honors Government Vocabulary
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
People are directly in control and are responsible for the laws
Elected officials who write and manage laws for the country
Kings and Queens, power is inherited
Power that is taken by force
Direct Democracy
People are directly in control and are responsible for the laws
Representative Democracy
Elected officials who write and manage laws for the country
85 terms
Government Honors Midterm
Ralph
conch
Jack
Natural Rights Philosophy
represents order and gov.; social contract and organization
represented government and organization; if it breaks, no gov…
the savage in LOTF
political philosophy created by John Locke; based on the idea…
Ralph
represents order and gov.; social contract and organization
conch
represented government and organization; if it breaks, no gov…
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Honors Government Midterm
State
Legislative power
Executive power
Judicial power
A body of people, living in a defined territory, with a gover…
Makes laws and frames public policies
Executes, enforces, and administrated laws
Interprets laws, determines their meanings, and settles dispu…
State
A body of people, living in a defined territory, with a gover…
Legislative power
Makes laws and frames public policies
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unit III honors government
judiciai review
party system
platform
political party
the power the court holds for declaring laws/actions of local…
political parties control government
list of rules/priorities of a political party
organization seeking public office so that their philosophies…
judiciai review
the power the court holds for declaring laws/actions of local…
party system
political parties control government
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Government Honors Chapter 3 Vocab
Federalism
Sovereignty
Confederacy
Unitary System
Federalism is a system of government in which sovereignty is…
the quality or state of being sovereign, or of having supreme…
An alliance between persons, parties, states, etc., for some…
Unitary system, a system of political organization in which m…
Federalism
Federalism is a system of government in which sovereignty is…
Sovereignty
the quality or state of being sovereign, or of having supreme…
28 terms
unit II honors government
articles of confederation
confederation
shays' rebellion
civil discourse
(1781-1789) the first constitution of the United States, crea…
a form of political organization in which the sovereign state…
(1786-1787) An armed revolt by Massachusetts farmers seeking…
reasoned discussion as opposed to emotional display
articles of confederation
(1781-1789) the first constitution of the United States, crea…
confederation
a form of political organization in which the sovereign state…
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Honors Government Unit 1
Power
Authority
Sovereignty
Legitimacy
the ability to do something or act in a particular way, espec…
the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforc…
supreme or ultimate authority ... the authority of a state to g…
the state or quality of being credible or truthful.
Power
the ability to do something or act in a particular way, espec…
Authority
the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforc…
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