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Honors Social Studies Government
Public Policy
Force Theory
Evolutionary Theory
Divine Right Theory
Everything the government wants to do
1 person or a group of people claimed rule of an area and for…
Governments developed naturally out of the early family
God created the state and divinely sent the leader to rule
Public Policy
Everything the government wants to do
Force Theory
1 person or a group of people claimed rule of an area and for…
Forms of Government- Honors Social Studies
government
absolute monarch definition... (hint; Lou…
absolute monarch characteristics
divine right definition (hint; absolut…
a government body of a nation, state, or community.
an extremely powerful government led by a queen or king who g…
-holds unlimited power... -ruler dominates upper class and cultu…
power to rule comes from god
government
a government body of a nation, state, or community.
absolute monarch definition... (hint; Lou…
an extremely powerful government led by a queen or king who g…
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Forms of Government - Honors Social Studies
Government
What is the importance of government?
Constitutional Monarchy
Absolute Monarchy
a government body of a nation, state, or community
To maintain and distribute power, as well as to keep the rule…
A form of government that has a ruler that goes by a constitu…
A form of government that has a ruler that has unlimited power.
Government
a government body of a nation, state, or community
What is the importance of government?
To maintain and distribute power, as well as to keep the rule…
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Honors Social Studies, Branches of Government
Executive
Executive
Executive
Executive
Enforces laws
Pardons
Elects Representatives
270 to win
Executive
Enforces laws
Executive
Pardons
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Social Studies ~ History and Government
Colony
Annex
Terrorism
Dominion
Which are overseas settlements tied to a parent country
Lands or declared ownership of a particular area
Refers to the use of violence against civilians, by individua…
Canada had its own central government to run local affairs
Colony
Which are overseas settlements tied to a parent country
Annex
Lands or declared ownership of a particular area
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Social Studies- Government History
Where is Washington, DC?
Who designed Washington, DC?
What river goes through DC
Which president picked the place for t…
South of Maryland and North of Virginia
Pierre Charles Le'Enfant
Potomac River
George Washington
Where is Washington, DC?
South of Maryland and North of Virginia
Who designed Washington, DC?
Pierre Charles Le'Enfant
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Social Studies History and Government test
Why did the colonists fight the British?
Who wrote the Declaration Of Independe…
What did the Declaration Of Independen…
When was the Declaration Of Independen…
The colonists were being used as a bank for England
Thomas Jefferson
The Declaration Of Independence gave all people the right to…
July 4, 1776
Why did the colonists fight the British?
The colonists were being used as a bank for England
Who wrote the Declaration Of Independe…
Thomas Jefferson
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Honors American History & Government Final study guide
Where did the first humans in America…
When did the first humans arrive in Am…
What was the name of the land bridge t…
Why do we not know more about this per…
Asia
38,000-10,000 BC
Beringia
there are no written records
Where did the first humans in America…
Asia
When did the first humans arrive in Am…
38,000-10,000 BC
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Social Studies - History, Government, Economics
History
Geography
Push/Pull Factors
Push Factors
is the most accurate perception of past events through multip…
is the study of the earth and what is on it.
are the reasons for immigration/migration.
are the reasons why an individual was forced to or chose to l…
History
is the most accurate perception of past events through multip…
Geography
is the study of the earth and what is on it.
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Government and History for Social Studies Final
What type of government does North Kor…
What type of government does India have?
What type of government does China have?
What type of government does Saudi Ara…
communist with command economy
federal republic with a parliament (democracy)
communist with partial privatization of the economy
monarchy
What type of government does North Kor…
communist with command economy
What type of government does India have?
federal republic with a parliament (democracy)
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Social Studies Government
Unitary Government System
Confederation Government System
Federal Government System
Examples of Unitary
the central government holds nearly all of the power.
the local government holds all of the power, central gov. dep…
power is shared among different levels of gov.
Saudi Arabia
Unitary Government System
the central government holds nearly all of the power.
Confederation Government System
the local government holds all of the power, central gov. dep…
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Government World History Honors
Direct Democracy
Democracy
Republic
Dictatorship
the type of government in which all people vote directly on a…
A government run by the people
A political system in which the citizens of a region elect re…
a government in which the ruler holds unlimited power on the…
Direct Democracy
the type of government in which all people vote directly on a…
Democracy
A government run by the people
Social Studies Honors vocabulary
Prehistory
Hominid
Ancestor
Tool
A time before written documents
A primate of an family that includes humans and thier fossils
A person more remote than a grandparent that is decended
A device used in a hand to carry out a particular function
Prehistory
A time before written documents
Hominid
A primate of an family that includes humans and thier fossils
Social studies honors study
Limited government
Unlimited government
Constitutional monarchy
Absolute monarchy
A gov. Where leaders must follow the same rules as citizens
No power limits
King and queen are rulers but parliament passes laws; power l…
Monarch(king/queen) have no restrictions
Limited government
A gov. Where leaders must follow the same rules as citizens
Unlimited government
No power limits
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Honors World History Government
Government
Power
Authority
Differences in Government
The controlling body of a nation, state, or community
The ability to direct behavior of others or the course of eve…
A person or organization that has control in a typically poli…
way ruler is chosen, how individuals participate, way laws ar…
Government
The controlling body of a nation, state, or community
Power
The ability to direct behavior of others or the course of eve…
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TExES Social Studies 7-12 (232) Texas History & Government
Comanche, Apache, Kiowa
Comanches
Lipans
Kiowas
These Native American tribes lived on the plains
They migrated to Texas from Wyoming during the 1600s. By the…
They were one of the most important subgroups of the Apaches…
Known as the "main people", migrated from western Montana to…
Comanche, Apache, Kiowa
These Native American tribes lived on the plains
Comanches
They migrated to Texas from Wyoming during the 1600s. By the…
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Honors Government Study Guide
amendment
John Locke
constitutional government
delegated powers
a change to the constitution
english philosopher; natural rights
a government in which a constitution has authority to replace…
power the constitution grants or delegates to the national go…
amendment
a change to the constitution
John Locke
english philosopher; natural rights
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Honors U.S. History Study Guide: Federalist Form of Government
Alexander Hamilton
Aaron Burr
John Adams
Meriwether Lewis
First secretary of treasurer; created national bank; head of…
Jefferson's vice president; tried to start rebellion in west…
Second President; Passes the naturalization, sedition, and Al…
Sent to explore the Louisiana Purchase.
Alexander Hamilton
First secretary of treasurer; created national bank; head of…
Aaron Burr
Jefferson's vice president; tried to start rebellion in west…
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Honors Government Study Guide
The 55 people who attended the Philide…
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
Three-Fifths Compromise
Framers
supported a strong federal government with more power
A group who opposed the ratification of the Constitution in 1…
Agreement that each slave counted as three-fifths of a person…
The 55 people who attended the Philide…
Framers
Federalists
supported a strong federal government with more power
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Social Studies Citizens/Government
tax
community
citizen
urban
money paid to the government to run a city, state or country
a place where people live, work and play
a person who is a member of a community
...
tax
money paid to the government to run a city, state or country
community
a place where people live, work and play
Honors Government Midterm Study Guide
Legitimacy
Divine right of kings
Social contract theory
Monarchy
right and proper
the theory that a monarch rules by sanction, or approval of God
a theory of society in which government is a contact between…
a form of government in which political power is exercised by…
Legitimacy
right and proper
Divine right of kings
the theory that a monarch rules by sanction, or approval of God
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HONORS SOCIAL STUDIES
What's history?
What is prehistory?
How do historians work?
What's a primary source?
It is the study of past events, particularly in human affairs.
It is the period of time before written records.
They work by examining primary sources--text,artifacts, and o…
It is a document or physical object which was written or crea…
What's history?
It is the study of past events, particularly in human affairs.
What is prehistory?
It is the period of time before written records.
Social Studies / History Vocab: Government and Ancient Athens
Collective rights
Common good
Accommodation
Rule of law
Rights held by a group.
The benefit or interests of all.
A convenient arrangement or addition.
The legal principle that law should govern a nation.
Collective rights
Rights held by a group.
Common good
The benefit or interests of all.
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Social Studies - Government
Governor Morris
Thomas Jefferson
executive branch
legislative branch
A gifted writer, was largely responsible for writing the Prea…
3rd President of the United States , He was a delegate from V…
Branch of government that enforces the laws
Branch of government that passes laws
Governor Morris
A gifted writer, was largely responsible for writing the Prea…
Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States , He was a delegate from V…
Study Guide Honors Government
Public Service
National security
Economic decisions
Unitary Government
service in favor of the public
Put here to protect the public
Decisions that the government makes involving money
One person in charge
Public Service
service in favor of the public
National security
Put here to protect the public
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Social Studies - bill of rights/government history
Daniel Shays
Constitutional Convention
James Madison
The New Jersey Plan
Revolutionary War officer who led Shays's Rebellion, an upris…
a meeting held in Philadelphia at which delegates from the st…
was a delegate at the constitutional convection, a federalist…
a proposal to create a unicameral legislature with equal repr…
Daniel Shays
Revolutionary War officer who led Shays's Rebellion, an upris…
Constitutional Convention
a meeting held in Philadelphia at which delegates from the st…
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UIL Social Studies Government
3 branches of government
What does the Legislative Branch do?
What does the Executive Branch do?
What does the Judicial Branch do?
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
Creates laws. Is made of the Senate & House of Representative…
Enforces the laws passed by Congress.... President, Governor.
Interprets (explains) the laws.... Supreme Court
3 branches of government
Executive, Legislative, Judicial
What does the Legislative Branch do?
Creates laws. Is made of the Senate & House of Representative…
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Honors Government Study Guide
The six purposes of the U.S. Constitut…
Qualifications to be a U.S. Senator, U…
census taken and what is its purpose
Electoral process
1. To form a more perfect union... 2. Establish justice... 3. Insur…
U.S. Senator: ... -at least 30 years old, 9 yrs as a U.S. citiz…
an official count or survey of a population used to look at s…
Americans do not vote directly for a presidential candidate.
The six purposes of the U.S. Constitut…
1. To form a more perfect union... 2. Establish justice... 3. Insur…
Qualifications to be a U.S. Senator, U…
U.S. Senator: ... -at least 30 years old, 9 yrs as a U.S. citiz…
Government and Civics Social Studies
government
president
Constitution
mayor
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
the leader of our country
the plan for our nation's government
the leader of a local government
government
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
president
the leader of our country
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Honors 9 Social Studies Final
Reconstruction Plans
Reconstruction Ammendements
Reconstruction Act of 1867
Black Codes
1) reunify north and south... 2) abolish slavery
-13th: abolished slavery... -14th: anyone born in the US is a US…
...
laws in the south only affecting African Americans
Reconstruction Plans
1) reunify north and south... 2) abolish slavery
Reconstruction Ammendements
-13th: abolished slavery... -14th: anyone born in the US is a US…
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Honors Social Studies review
Where is HIV/AIDS?
What is a hemisphere?
What is a relative location?
Where were the Blues developed?
South Saharan desert
a half of the earth, usually as divided into northern and sou…
Relative location is more general and can be used relative to…
The Mississippi Delta
Where is HIV/AIDS?
South Saharan desert
What is a hemisphere?
a half of the earth, usually as divided into northern and sou…
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Social Studies 9 Honors
Prehistory
Code of Hammurabi
Epic of Gilgamesh
Mandate of Heaven
- The period of time before written records... - The events or c…
- Babylonian law code of ancient Mesopotamia, dating back to…
- An epic poem from Ancient Mesopotamia, dating back to the 3…
- An Ancient Chinese belief/theory that tian (heaven) granted…
Prehistory
- The period of time before written records... - The events or c…
Code of Hammurabi
- Babylonian law code of ancient Mesopotamia, dating back to…
Third Grade Social Studies-GOVERNMENT
Representative Democracy
Governor
Citizen
mayor
Government in US today in which citizens choose others to rep…
The leader of a state
an official member of a community, state or country
The leader of a city
Representative Democracy
Government in US today in which citizens choose others to rep…
Governor
The leader of a state
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Honors Social Studies Finals
Inequality
Equality
Classism
Wealth inequality
Showing unfair treatment to someone based on their background.
Being equal to everyone no matter their background.
Favoring one side based on their social class.
Uneven distribution of wealth, money, objects, houses or inve…
Inequality
Showing unfair treatment to someone based on their background.
Equality
Being equal to everyone no matter their background.
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Government/History Quiz - 6th Grade Social Studies
Monarchy
Democracy
Autocracy
Oligarchy
A king or queen whose right to rule is passed on to children
power to the people; people have full and equal rights to par…
one leader controls power; no citizen participation
Small group controls power; they are the only citizens who pa…
Monarchy
A king or queen whose right to rule is passed on to children
Democracy
power to the people; people have full and equal rights to par…
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Honors Social Studies Greece
Greek Mythology
Geography of Greece
Development of the City-States
Sparta vs Athens
The Greeks religion; it gave them an explantaion to why thing…
Greece is made up of a lot of different Islands; there are al…
The city-states developed indendently because of the Geograph…
Sparta-Had an extremly strong military... Athens-Had very good…
Greek Mythology
The Greeks religion; it gave them an explantaion to why thing…
Geography of Greece
Greece is made up of a lot of different Islands; there are al…
Honors Social Studies justices
Sotamayor
Kagan
Roberts
Alito
Obama (d)
Obama (d)
G.W. Bush (r)
G.W. Bush (r)
Sotamayor
Obama (d)
Kagan
Obama (d)
vocabulary honors social studies
agricultural
national markets
captains of industry
John D. Rockefeller
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
When businesses sell to a wide geographical area. These are c…
Owners and managers of large industrial enterprises who wield…
Established the Standard Oil Company, the greatest, wisest, a…
agricultural
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
national markets
When businesses sell to a wide geographical area. These are c…
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Honors social studies
Brezhnev doctrine
Détente
Nixon doctrine
SALT
The USSR would use force to prevent the over throw of communi…
Easing tensions and increasing trade between the us and sovie…
The us policy of shifting responsibility containment to allie…
Strategic arms limitation tready
Brezhnev doctrine
The USSR would use force to prevent the over throw of communi…
Détente
Easing tensions and increasing trade between the us and sovie…
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Vocabulary for Honors Social Studies
secession
militia
ratify
Rule of Law
the action of withdrawing formally from membership of a feder…
a military force that is raised from the civil population to…
sign or give formal consent to (a treaty, contract, or agreem…
everyone must follow the law and no one is above it
secession
the action of withdrawing formally from membership of a feder…
militia
a military force that is raised from the civil population to…
Honors Social Studies (Renaissance)
Secular
Vernacular
Revival
Humanism
Has no affect in religion
the language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a pa…
an improvement in the condition or strength of something
a Renaissance cultural movement that turned away from medieva…
Secular
Has no affect in religion
Vernacular
the language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a pa…
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Chapter 12 Social Studies Government
sheriff
municipal
mayor
county
person that makes sure the laws of the county are obeyed
name for our local/city government-running of it to provide s…
head or our local city government
section our state is divided into
sheriff
person that makes sure the laws of the county are obeyed
municipal
name for our local/city government-running of it to provide s…
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Government Honors Study Guide
Government
Congressional Term
Parliamentary Democracy
Republic
the legitimate use of force to control human behavior; also,…
...
...
a government without a monarch; a government rooted in the co…
Government
the legitimate use of force to control human behavior; also,…
Congressional Term
...
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New Government (Honors US History)
Shay's Rebellion
Daniel Shay
Constitutional Convention
Articles of Confederation
A rebellion lead by farmers and revolutionaries to protest ta…
Leader of the rebellion of Farmers against tax increases
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
Shay's Rebellion
A rebellion lead by farmers and revolutionaries to protest ta…
Daniel Shay
Leader of the rebellion of Farmers against tax increases
Social Studies Government 1
Bill of Rights
constitution
three branches of government
amendment
the first ten amendments to the Constitution that gives citiz…
a document that describes how government is set up (a plan).…
legislative branch, executive branch, judicial branch
a change made to the US Constitution
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments to the Constitution that gives citiz…
constitution
a document that describes how government is set up (a plan).…
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Honors Government Final Study Guide
Second Continental Congress
Articles of the Confederation
Weaknesses of the Articles
What was the original purpose for the…
met in 1776 organized the continental Army, called on the col…
This document, the nation's first constitution, was adopted b…
Articles of Confederation failed to: gain the power to tax, h…
The intended motive was a revision to the Articles of the Con…
Second Continental Congress
met in 1776 organized the continental Army, called on the col…
Articles of the Confederation
This document, the nation's first constitution, was adopted b…
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Government Honors study guide
What are the four characteristics of e…
If a state is ? is has supreme and abs…
A government that is not responsible t…
What are the four Origin of Government…
Territory, Sovereignty, Government, Population
Sovereignty
Authoritarian
Force, social contract, divine right, evolutionary
What are the four characteristics of e…
Territory, Sovereignty, Government, Population
If a state is ? is has supreme and abs…
Sovereignty
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Social Studies Government Unit
Government
Oligarchy
Dictator
Monarcy
System of Rules and the people who make and enforce the rules
Ruling power is in the hands of just a few people
A person who rules with total authority and often in a cruel…
Ruling power is in the hands of one person, usually a king or…
Government
System of Rules and the people who make and enforce the rules
Oligarchy
Ruling power is in the hands of just a few people
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social studies Geography/Culture/History/Government/Economy
Human Environment Interaction
1 Ways in Which We Interact with the E…
2 Ways in Which We Interact with the E…
3 Ways in Which We Interact with the E…
the relationship between people and their environment, or how…
A - Adapt - People change themselves or how they do things be…
M - Modify - People change the environment to meet their needs
D - Depend/Use - People use the environment around them to me…
Human Environment Interaction
the relationship between people and their environment, or how…
1 Ways in Which We Interact with the E…
A - Adapt - People change themselves or how they do things be…
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Social Studies - Government Vocabulary
rule of law
Governor's branch of government (synon…
What branch of government enforces the…
What branch of government works with t…
requires the people in government follow what is written in t…
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
rule of law
requires the people in government follow what is written in t…
Governor's branch of government (synon…
Executive Branch
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