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US Government and Politics: CONSTITUTION
Federalism
Federal gov't
Enumerated power
Implied power
Power is divided between national + state gov't
National gov't
Federal power specifically mentioned in the constitution i.e.…
Not specifically in the constitution — but links to specific…
Federalism
Power is divided between national + state gov't
Federal gov't
National gov't
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US Government & Politics- The Constitution
Describe the process of constitutional…
Describe the 'Bill of Rights'.
What is the most recent history of ame…
Why is the constitution amended so rar…
The founding fathers wanted to make the amendment process a d…
These 10 amendments were the first to be proposed by congress…
During the presidency of Bill Clinton, there were 18 votes on…
> The founding fathers made it a difficult process with super…
Describe the process of constitutional…
The founding fathers wanted to make the amendment process a d…
Describe the 'Bill of Rights'.
These 10 amendments were the first to be proposed by congress…
US Government Honors - Amendments to the Constitution
Congress shall make no law.
Respecting the establishment of religi…
Prohibiting the free exercise thereof.…
Abridging the freedom of speech (Free…
Amendment One
Amendment One
Amendment One
Amendment One
Congress shall make no law.
Amendment One
Respecting the establishment of religi…
Amendment One
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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AP US Government and Politics - Ch 2: The Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Constitution
Constitutional Convention
Declaration of Independence
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
A set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
(1787) A meeting of delegates in Philadelphia charged with dr…
(1776) A document declaring the American colonists' intention…
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
Constitution
A set of principles, either written or unwritten, that makes…
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
Honors US Government: Unit 1 Politics and Media
Political socialization
Peer group
Mass media
Political culture
When individuals learn their beliefs through family, friends,…
An individual's close friends, religious group, clubs and wor…
All the means for communicating information to the general pu…
A set of basic values and beliefs about a nation and its gove…
Political socialization
When individuals learn their beliefs through family, friends,…
Peer group
An individual's close friends, religious group, clubs and wor…
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AP US Government and Politics constitutional amendments
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
McCullough v. Maryland (1819)
Gibbons v. Ogden (1824)
Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857)
This case established the Supreme Court's power of Judicial R…
In establishing a national bank, Congress was legally applyin…
Regulating interstate commerce is a power reserved to the fed…
Outlawed Missouri Compromise. Denial of slavery was a 5th ame…
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
This case established the Supreme Court's power of Judicial R…
McCullough v. Maryland (1819)
In establishing a national bank, Congress was legally applyin…
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2 AP US Government and Politics The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
The Anti-Federalists were opposed to a strong central governm…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
The Anti-Federalists were opposed to a strong central governm…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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US Constitution & Government
unconstitutional
unanimous
George Mason
economics
what the Supreme Court rules if something is against the Cons…
in complete agreement
father of the "Bill of Rights"
how a nation decide who gets what RESOURCES; $$
unconstitutional
what the Supreme Court rules if something is against the Cons…
unanimous
in complete agreement
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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AP Government: Political Landscapes and the US Constitution
Matriarchal
Patriarchal
Why did societies become patriarchal?
Why did theologies become patriarchal?
Women centered/run government
Men centered/run government
The rise of the warrior class
The societies became patriarchal
Matriarchal
Women centered/run government
Patriarchal
Men centered/run government
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AP US Government and Politics Ch 2 Vocab (The Constitution)
Constitution
Natural Rights
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
A set of principle, either written or unwritten, that makes u…
Rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, can be d…
A document written in 1776 declaring the colonists' intention…
The government charter of the states in 1776 until the Consti…
Constitution
A set of principle, either written or unwritten, that makes u…
Natural Rights
Rights of all human beings that are ordained by God, can be d…
AP US Government and Politics Vocab - Unit 3 The Constitution
bicameral
checks and balances
elastic clause
electoral college
a two-house legislature.
a key aspect of the Constitution of the United States protect…
found in Article I Section 8 of the Constitution, it gives Co…
consists of presidential electors from each state. The number…
bicameral
a two-house legislature.
checks and balances
a key aspect of the Constitution of the United States protect…
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AP US government & politics summer assignment (US constitution)
How often are Representatives to be el…
Which amendment gave government the po…
How old must a Representative be to be…
How long is the term for a senator?
Every two years
16th amendment
25 or older
Six years
How often are Representatives to be el…
Every two years
Which amendment gave government the po…
16th amendment
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US Constitution Principles of Government
government
Constitution
vote
law
An organization that creates laws to govern a country.
a document that is the plan for the government of the United…
To express your opinion or cast a ballot
A rule or set of rules
government
An organization that creates laws to govern a country.
Constitution
a document that is the plan for the government of the United…
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Honors US History: Chapter 20- Politics and Government 1877-1900
Farmers' Alliance
Mugwumps
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Sherman Antitrust Act
In 1873 the Grangers founded this. Their goals promote social…
A group of renegade Republicans who supported 1884 Democratic…
1883 law that created a Civil Service Commission and stated t…
First federal action against monopolies, it was signed into l…
Farmers' Alliance
In 1873 the Grangers founded this. Their goals promote social…
Mugwumps
A group of renegade Republicans who supported 1884 Democratic…
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Honors Government -Constitution Review
Article I Section 1
Article I Section 2 Clause 1
Article I Section 2 Clause 2
Article I Section 2 Clause 4
Creates Congress, with the House of Representatives and the S…
How to elect a member of the House of Representatives.
Determines how many representatives per state.
Vacancies in the House will be filled by the state where they…
Article I Section 1
Creates Congress, with the House of Representatives and the S…
Article I Section 2 Clause 1
How to elect a member of the House of Representatives.
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US Government and Politics Plato unit 2 The Constitution Post-test
Majoritarianism
In what way does the supreme court che…
Under the articles of confederation, s…
John P. Roche describes the founding f…
The governemt should do what a majority of the people want
the court can declate legislation passed by congress unconsti…
states
Practical politicians striving to accomodate state and nation…
Majoritarianism
The governemt should do what a majority of the people want
In what way does the supreme court che…
the court can declate legislation passed by congress unconsti…
AP US Government and Politics Vocab - Unit 2 Constitutional Foundations
anti-federalists
articles of confederation
connecticut comprimise
consent of the governed
led by Thomas Jefferson, one of the first political parties u…
the first adopted written constitution of the newly independe…
offered at the Constitutional Convention at Philadelphia, it…
a derivative of the doctrine of natural rights; a philosophy,…
anti-federalists
led by Thomas Jefferson, one of the first political parties u…
articles of confederation
the first adopted written constitution of the newly independe…
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Honors US History: Chapter 20- Politics and Government 1877-1900
Farmers' Alliance
Mugwumps
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Sherman Antitrust Act
In 1873 the Grangers founded this. Their goals promote social…
A group of renegade Republicans who supported 1884 Democratic…
1883 law that created a Civil Service Commission and stated t…
First federal action against monopolies, it was signed into l…
Farmers' Alliance
In 1873 the Grangers founded this. Their goals promote social…
Mugwumps
A group of renegade Republicans who supported 1884 Democratic…
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Waymire Honors government Constitution
Constitution
Framers
Article
Article 1
Structure of framework
Those who wrote the constituition
Section of legal document
Legislative Department (laws)
Constitution
Structure of framework
Framers
Those who wrote the constituition
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Honors US Constitution Exam
All of the following are considered en…
Jefferson expressed the wish that in t…
How much money do govts generally say…
Where must all revenue bills originate?
Setting up the first national bank of the US
Go into debt
All they can get
House of Reps
All of the following are considered en…
Setting up the first national bank of the US
Jefferson expressed the wish that in t…
Go into debt
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Mrs. Moll's AP US Government and Politics - Constitution
Advice and Consent
Annapolis Convention
Articles of Confederation
Bicameralism
a legal expression in the United States Constitution that all…
A convention held in September 1786 to consider problems of t…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A legislative body where power is shared by two separate cham…
Advice and Consent
a legal expression in the United States Constitution that all…
Annapolis Convention
A convention held in September 1786 to consider problems of t…
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US Government - Chapter 3 : The Constitution
constitution
bicameral
confederation
Articles of Confederation
a detailed, written plan for government
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
a group of individuals or state governments
the first constitution of the United States
constitution
a detailed, written plan for government
bicameral
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
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Honors Government: Constitution
House of Representatives Qualifications
Senator Qualifications
President Term
Powers of the President
25 years old, 7 years a citizen, residents within their states
30 years old, 9 years a citizen, inhabitant of that state
35 years old, 14 years a resident within the U.S.; 4 year ter…
Commander in Chief of the Army & Navy; to make treaties, prov…
House of Representatives Qualifications
25 years old, 7 years a citizen, residents within their states
Senator Qualifications
30 years old, 9 years a citizen, inhabitant of that state
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A2 Government and Politics - The US Constitution (AQA)- Key Figures
Who is the POTUS?
In what year was Obama elected as POTUS?
Who is the current House Speaker?
What party does Boehner belong to?
Barack Obama
2008
John Boehner
Republican
Who is the POTUS?
Barack Obama
In what year was Obama elected as POTUS?
2008
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Honors government Constitution flashcards
Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Legislative Branch - membership
Executive Branch - means of removal
Judicial Branch - defines treason
Regulates states' powers and how they relate to the powers of…
Article 1
Legislative Branch - membership
Article 2
Executive Branch - means of removal
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US History Honors Constitution
Preamble of the Constitution
Where and when was the convention held?
Purpose of the convention
Who was the president of the Convention
We the people of the United states, in order to form a more p…
Philadelphia, 1787
create a stronger federal government without the weaknesses o…
George Washington, wanted the convention to be a secret due t…
Preamble of the Constitution
We the people of the United states, in order to form a more p…
Where and when was the convention held?
Philadelphia, 1787
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AP Government and Politics: The Constitution
Congress
The Executive Branch
The Judiciary
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Article I addresses ________.
Article II addresses ____________________.
Article III addresses _____________.
Members in the House of Representatives must be at least __ y…
Congress
Article I addresses ________.
The Executive Branch
Article II addresses ____________________.
US GOVERNMENT & POLITICAL SCIENCE - STUDY GUIDE FOR THE CONSTITUTION TEST
Principles of the Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
1) Popular Sovereignty... 2) Separation of Powers... 3) Check…
A government created by and for the people.
Distribution of Functions/Responsibilities among the L.,J., a…
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Principles of the Constitution
1) Popular Sovereignty... 2) Separation of Powers... 3) Check…
Popular Sovereignty
A government created by and for the people.
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US Government and Politics Unit 1 Review - The Parts of the Constitution Key Ideas
What are the three main parts of the C…
What did the Preamble spell out?
What did Article I deal with?
What did Article II deal with?
The Preamble, the Articles, and the Amendments.
The main ideas of the Constitution.
The Legislative Branch
The Executive Branch.
What are the three main parts of the C…
The Preamble, the Articles, and the Amendments.
What did the Preamble spell out?
The main ideas of the Constitution.
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US Government Constitution Admendments
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Freedom of Speech, Religion, Press, Assembly, and Petition
Bear Arms
Quartering Troops
Search and Seziures
1st Amendment
Freedom of Speech, Religion, Press, Assembly, and Petition
2nd Amendment
Bear Arms
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AP US Government and Politics: Constitutional Underpinning and Federalism: Chapter 1-3
Antifederalists
Articles of Confederation
Bill of Rights
Block Grants
They opposed the ratification of the Constitution because it…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Although the Anti-Federalists failed to block the ratificatio…
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Antifederalists
They opposed the ratification of the Constitution because it…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
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AP US Government and Politics
activation
Adarand Constructors v. Peña
Affirmative Action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
One of three key consequences of electoral campaigns for vote…
1995 SuCo decision: Federal programs that classify based on r…
A policy designed to give special compensation to a previousl…
Requires employers to make reasonable accommodations for the…
activation
One of three key consequences of electoral campaigns for vote…
Adarand Constructors v. Peña
1995 SuCo decision: Federal programs that classify based on r…
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AP US Government And Politics Test Vocab Unit 1-Constitutional Democracy
Democracy
Direct democracy
Representative democracy
Constitutional democracy
Government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
Government in which the people elect those who govern and pas…
A government that enforces recognized limits on those who gov…
Democracy
Government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
Direct democracy
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
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US History Honors - Constitution
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Freedom of speech, religion, press, assembly, and petition
Bare arms - to protect yourself from the government
Quartering of troops - no soldier can go into somebody's hous…
Search and seizure - nobody from the military can search anot…
1st Amendment
Freedom of speech, religion, press, assembly, and petition
2nd Amendment
Bare arms - to protect yourself from the government
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AP US Government and Politics Supreme Court Cases, Constitution
Gitlow v New York
Palko v Connecticut
Chaplinksy v New Hampshire
Collin v Smith
Supreme Court says the First Amendment applies to states
Supreme Court says that states must observe all "fundamental"…
fighting words are not protected by the First Amendment
The Nazi party may march through a mostly Jewish neighborhood
Gitlow v New York
Supreme Court says the First Amendment applies to states
Palko v Connecticut
Supreme Court says that states must observe all "fundamental"…
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AP US Government and Politics: Chapter 2- The Constitution :3
Anti-Federalist
Bicameral Legislature
Checks and Balances
Confederation
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
A major principle of the American system of government whereb…
A political system in which states or regional governments re…
Anti-Federalist
An individual who opposed the ratification of the new Constit…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature made up of two chambers, or parts. The U.S. Con…
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honors us history constitution
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Bicameral Legislature
Interprets the laws
Enforces the laws
Makes the laws
Two separate houses
Judicial Branch
Interprets the laws
Executive Branch
Enforces the laws
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US Government and Politics Unit 1 Review - Constitutional amendments Key ideas.
How many amendments are in the Constit…
What are the first ten amendments of t…
Which amendment deals with freedoms of…
Which amendment deals with the right t…
27
The Bill of Rights
first
second
How many amendments are in the Constit…
27
What are the first ten amendments of t…
The Bill of Rights
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US Government: US Constitution
Article 1
Article 1.1
Article 1.2
Article 1.3
Forming of the legislative branch
Gives congress powers to make laws
Requirements for House of Representatives
Requirements for Senate
Article 1
Forming of the legislative branch
Article 1.1
Gives congress powers to make laws
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Government Amendments to the US Constitution
Amendment 1
Amendment 2
Amendment 3
Amendment 4
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition.
Right to bear arms (guns).
No lodging of troops in private homes.
No illegal search and seizure. Police must have search warrant.
Amendment 1
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition.
Amendment 2
Right to bear arms (guns).
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us history honors: constitution
Independent
Depression; unemployment
Business
Money, factories, buy
The US was recognized by the world's major powers as ________…
The inability to tax left the national government in trouble…
As with most wars, the revolution had been good for _____
During war everybody works, soldiers spend ____, _____ turn o…
Independent
The US was recognized by the world's major powers as ________…
Depression; unemployment
The inability to tax left the national government in trouble…
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US Constitution: Branches of Government
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
President
branch that MAKES law
branch that ENFORCES the law
branch that INTERPRETS the law
Head of the Executive branch
Legislative
branch that MAKES law
Executive
branch that ENFORCES the law
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US Constitution and government
judicial branch
legislative branch
checks and balances
federalism
the branch of government that interprets the laws made by the…
the branch of government that creates laws
the sharing and balancing of power so that one branch cannot…
a form of government in which power is distributed between a…
judicial branch
the branch of government that interprets the laws made by the…
legislative branch
the branch of government that creates laws
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