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TESTIMONY BEFORE THE SENATE
pro bono
fait accompli
a cappella
raison d'etre
for the public good
accomplished fact
without instrumental accompaniment
Reason for existence
pro bono
for the public good
fait accompli
accomplished fact
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Testimony Before the Senate Vocabulary
advocate (adjective)
brief (adj.)
profound (adj.)
overwhelming (adj.)
a person who supports a person or cause
short; small
deep and intense
so great, so enormous
advocate (adjective)
a person who supports a person or cause
brief (adj.)
short; small
6 terms
Testimony Before the Senate
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Tesimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
a literary technique that writers use to present their ideas…
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
very great or intense.
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
Persuasive Techniques
a literary technique that writers use to present their ideas…
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Testimony Before The Senate Vocabulary
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
the smaller group of the two groups of people who meet to dis…
place the reader in a position to agree with or support the w…
something that someone says especially in a court of law whil…
having or showing great knowledge or understanding; difficult…
Senate
the smaller group of the two groups of people who meet to dis…
Persuasive Techniques
place the reader in a position to agree with or support the w…
Testimony Before the Senate Vocabulary
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
An assembly or council of citizens having the highest deliber…
Techniques used to persuade someone or something into doing s…
The statement or declaration of a witness under the oath of a…
Penetrating or entering deeply into subjects or thought of kn…
Senate
An assembly or council of citizens having the highest deliber…
Persuasive Techniques
Techniques used to persuade someone or something into doing s…
Testimony before the senate Vocab
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular
Strategies used to convince someone of something
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular
Persuasive Techniques
Strategies used to convince someone of something
Testimony Before The Senate Vocab
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular
Ways that appeal to the reader and persuade them
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular
Persuasive Techniques
Ways that appeal to the reader and persuade them
Testimony Before the Senate
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
Techniques to put the reader in a position to agree with or s…
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense.
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
Persuasive Techniques
Techniques to put the reader in a position to agree with or s…
testimony Before the Senate Vocabulary
status quo
meager
neurological
eradicate
the existing state of affairs.
locking quality or quantity.
Having to do with the nervous.
To do away with completely.
status quo
the existing state of affairs.
meager
locking quality or quantity.
Testimonial before the senate
Senate
Persuasive techniques
Testimony
Profound
Smaller upper assembly of congress
Ways to make someone think that you are right
Written or spoken statements by the court of law
Very great or intense
Senate
Smaller upper assembly of congress
Persuasive techniques
Ways to make someone think that you are right
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Testimony Before the Senate Vocabulary (Crawford)
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
a council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
the statement of a witness under oath or affirmation
having deep insight or understanding
senate
a council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
persuasive techniques
testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
Testimony Before the Senate Vocabulary (Crawford)
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
a council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
the statement of a witness under oath or affirmation
having deep insight or understanding
senate
a council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
persuasive techniques
testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
Testimony Before the Senate Pre Reading
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
A council of representatives
devices used to persuade: appeals, testimonials, etc.
quotations or paraphrases used to support a point
Deep
senate
A council of representatives
persuasive techniques
devices used to persuade: appeals, testimonials, etc.
6 terms
Testimony Before the Senate Pre Reading
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
The upper house of the United States Congress. Two senators a…
Techniques to alter a person's mind to agree with what one is…
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
(of a person or statement) having or showing great knowledge…
Senate
The upper house of the United States Congress. Two senators a…
Persuasive Techniques
Techniques to alter a person's mind to agree with what one is…
testimony before the senate pre reading
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
persuade everyone to join in and do the same thing.
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense.
senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
persuasive techniques
persuade everyone to join in and do the same thing.
6 terms
Testimony Before the Senate Pre Reading
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies
a literary technique that writers use to present their ideas…
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
very great or intense
senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies
persuasive techniques
a literary technique that writers use to present their ideas…
Testimony Before the Senate Pre-reading
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies
This technique tries to persuade everyone to join in and do t…
a formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in…
very great or intense
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies
Persuasive Techniques
This technique tries to persuade everyone to join in and do t…
Testimony before the senate pre reading
Senate
Persuasive techniques
Profound
Implore
A council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
Testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
Having deep insight or understanding
To beg urgently
Senate
A council of citizens having the highest deliberative functio…
Persuasive techniques
Testimonial, transfer, bandwagon, ethical appeal, loaded lang…
6 terms
testimony before the senate pre reading
senate
persuasive techniques
testimony
profound
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress, most US states…
is a literary technique that writers use to present their ide…
evidence or proof provided by the existence or appearance of…
of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense.
senate
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress, most US states…
persuasive techniques
is a literary technique that writers use to present their ide…
Testimony before the senate pre reading
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress, most US states…
The persuasive strategies used by advertisers who want you to…
Solomon asttetation as to a truth or matter
penetrating or entering deeply into subjects of thought or kn…
Senate
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress, most US states…
Persuasive Techniques
The persuasive strategies used by advertisers who want you to…
6 terms
English pre-reading, testimony before senate
Senate
Persuasive Techniques
Testimony
Profound
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress.
Techniques used to try to get people on board, emotional appe…
The account from someone of something.
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense.
Senate
the smaller upper assembly in the US Congress.
Persuasive Techniques
Techniques used to try to get people on board, emotional appe…
Honors 9 "Testimony Before the Senate" Vocabulary
status quo
meager
neurological
eradicate
the existing state of affairs
lacking in quantity or quality
having to do with the nervous system
to do away with completely
status quo
the existing state of affairs
meager
lacking in quantity or quality
6 terms
Michael J. Fox-Before the Senate Speech
What does Fox address his speech to an…
What credibility does Fox have when gi…
What happened after Fox learned that h…
What reason for hope does Fox give his…
Congress; to urge members to increase funding for Parkinson's…
His celebrity
Other Parkinson's disease patients shared their stories, prom…
Scientists think that with proper funding, they may develop n…
What does Fox address his speech to an…
Congress; to urge members to increase funding for Parkinson's…
What credibility does Fox have when gi…
His celebrity
29 terms
Senate vs. House
House
Senate
Both the House & Senate
Senate
435 members
100 members
Must be a resident of the state in which you are running
Must be 30 years old and a US citizen for 9 years
House
435 members
Senate
100 members
21 terms
Senate
Reapportionment
Incumbent
Implied Powers
Immunity
The process of reallocating seats in the House of Representat…
One who holds a specific office at the time spoken of
Powers not specifically mentioned in the constitution
Exemption from prosecution for a particular crime in return f…
Reapportionment
The process of reallocating seats in the House of Representat…
Incumbent
One who holds a specific office at the time spoken of
House, Senate or Both?
Revenue bills
Establish post offices
Establishes Federal Courts
BEGINS impeachment process
House of Representatives
Congress
Congress
House of Representatives
Revenue bills
House of Representatives
Establish post offices
Congress
7 terms
roman senate (social stuides)
patricians
etruscans
freed
aristocrates
wealthy landlord
a group of people ruled in rome before rome revolt
free
Rich peoples
patricians
wealthy landlord
etruscans
a group of people ruled in rome before rome revolt
7 terms
roman senate (social stuides)
patricians
etruscans
freed
aristocrates
wealthy landlord
a group of people ruled in rome before rome revolt
free
Rich peoples
patricians
wealthy landlord
etruscans
a group of people ruled in rome before rome revolt
7 terms
Before and during the crime...
An emergency
A witness
An injury
A testimony
Une urgence
Un témoin
Une blessure
Un témoignage
An emergency
Une urgence
A witness
Un témoin
7 terms
Poli Sci: Senate
Membership
Term
Age
Pay
100
6 years
30 years old to run for office
Same pay as house
Membership
100
Term
6 years
124 terms
US Senate Youth Program
Preamble
Articles of Confederation
Amendments to Constitution
First 10 amendments
Introduction to constitution
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
27 changes
Bill of Rights
Preamble
Introduction to constitution
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
30 terms
House, Senate or Both?
Revenue bills
Establish post offices
Establishes Federal Courts
BEGINS impeachment process
House of Representatives
Congress
Congress
House of Representatives
Revenue bills
House of Representatives
Establish post offices
Congress
House and Senate people to know
Orin Hatch
Joe Biden
Paul Ryan
Mitch McConnell
President pro tempore ... (R) Majority party... Born 1934... Represent…
President of the Senate... Vice President of the U.S.... Born 1942…
House Speaker... Born 1970... From Wisconsin, reps Wisconsin's 1st…
Majority Leader (R)... Born 1942... Reps Kentucky... Married to Elaine…
Orin Hatch
President pro tempore ... (R) Majority party... Born 1934... Represent…
Joe Biden
President of the Senate... Vice President of the U.S.... Born 1942…
36 terms
World Before Columbus Part 2
Phillip
Alexander's leadership skills
Age of Alexander when he took over/whe…
Pax Romana
Alexander's father
led from front, ate, dressed like his men
20/33
Roman Peace
Phillip
Alexander's father
Alexander's leadership skills
led from front, ate, dressed like his men
senate
how many members in the senate?
how many from each state?
what is the term length for a senator
how many of the senators are up for re…
100 members
2
6 yrs, unlimited terms
1/3 of the Senate is up for reelection during any election.
how many members in the senate?
100 members
how many from each state?
2
15 terms
The Senate
Main duty of the senate
Senate is called
How many members are in the senate?
How many senators per state
Make laws
The smaller and upper house because it is harder to get in an…
100
2 and are favored more by smaller states.
Main duty of the senate
Make laws
Senate is called
The smaller and upper house because it is harder to get in an…
38 terms
Sectionalism Before the Civil War
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Stephen Douglas
Wilmot Proviso
John Brown
1854 - Created 2 new states and gave the people in those terr…
Senator from Illinois, author of the Kansas-Nebraska Act and…
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
Well-known abolitionist. used violence to stop slavery immedi…
Kansas-Nebraska Act
1854 - Created 2 new states and gave the people in those terr…
Stephen Douglas
Senator from Illinois, author of the Kansas-Nebraska Act and…
US Senate Youth Program Hearst Test 2015
Preamble
Articles of Confederation
Amendments to Constitution
First 10 amendments
Introduction to constitution
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
27 changes
Bill of Rights
Preamble
Introduction to constitution
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
25 terms
BEFORE THE CIVIL WAR
WILMOT PROVISO
COMPROMISE OF 1850
POPULAR SOVEREIGNTY
FORTY NINERS
NO SLAVERY IN THE SOUTHWEST LANDS OF THE UNITED STATES
HENRY CLAY AND STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAPTAINED THIS, CALIFORNIA COM…
CHOICE OF SLAVERY IN THE TERRITORIES WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI…
NAME OF GOLD PROSPECTORS IN CALIFORNIA
WILMOT PROVISO
NO SLAVERY IN THE SOUTHWEST LANDS OF THE UNITED STATES
COMPROMISE OF 1850
HENRY CLAY AND STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAPTAINED THIS, CALIFORNIA COM…
20 terms
Senate
Name the six standing committees withi…
How many senators are there?
When must excuses be turned in before…
What does PSSB stand for?
Academic affairs, Student affairs, budget and finance, code o…
34
In advance: the friday preceding the senate meeting to be mis…
Proposed Student Senate Bill
Name the six standing committees withi…
Academic affairs, Student affairs, budget and finance, code o…
How many senators are there?
34
23 terms
House vs Senate
435 members serving two-year terms
100 members serving rotating six year…
Speaker's referral of bills to committ…
Referral decisions easy to challenge
House (members)
Senate (members)
House (referral)
Senate (referral)
435 members serving two-year terms
House (members)
100 members serving rotating six year…
Senate (members)
AP Gov Unit 2 House Senate Vocab Sp.16
Franking
substantive representation.
Speaker of the House
Standing committees
...
...
...
...
Franking
...
substantive representation.
...
36 terms
Chapter 8 Unit 3 Lesson 2 - Giving Testimony
A Court Proceeding Can Be
For the Court Proceeding
Review the Case File, Including All Su…
Discuss the Case with the State Attorn…
A Deposition, a Hearing or a Trial.
Obtain Copies of All Cases Reports from the Records Section.
Be Prepared to Answer Questions On All Relevant Facts.
Identify and Understand Areas of Weakness Relevant to Testimo…
A Court Proceeding Can Be
A Deposition, a Hearing or a Trial.
For the Court Proceeding
Obtain Copies of All Cases Reports from the Records Section.
Before the Flood Test
Leonardo Dicaprio
oil sand
Artic
coal and oil
Who is the narrator of before the Flood
this produces over 350,00 barrels a day in Canada
referred to in the film as Earth's air conditioner
The main providers of electricity in the US
Leonardo Dicaprio
Who is the narrator of before the Flood
oil sand
this produces over 350,00 barrels a day in Canada
19 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 12
Congressional Page
Seniority Rule
Legislative Hearing
Markup Session
A high school junior who works as a messenger and errand-runn…
The tradition that a congressional committee member's seniori…
A meeting of lawmakers to hear testimony and gather informati…
A meeting of a legislative committee at which members amend,…
Congressional Page
A high school junior who works as a messenger and errand-runn…
Seniority Rule
The tradition that a congressional committee member's seniori…
Senate pre reading
Senate
Persuasive techniques
Testimony
Profound
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
everyone to join in and do the same thing.
formal written or spoken statement, especially one given in a…
(of a state, quality, or emotion) very great or intense.
Senate
any of various legislative or governing bodies, in particular.
Persuasive techniques
everyone to join in and do the same thing.
시간 말하기: Tell time
이에요, 입니다
1시 1분이에요. 1시 1분입니다.
classifier to tell time to the hour: use Korean Native Number…
classifier to tell time to the half-hour/quarter-hour/the res…
copula: to be ( am, are, is ): sentence ending of formal styl…
It is 1:01.
classifier to tell time to the hour: use Korean Native Number…
classifier to tell time to the half-hour/quarter-hour/the res…
10.3 The Senate
Total number of members in the Senate
Representation in the Senate is based…
How many Senators are there per state?
Term for a Senator
100
equal representation
2
6 years
Total number of members in the Senate
100
Representation in the Senate is based…
equal representation
10 terms
Crucible Act 3 Vocabulary
Contention
Deposition
Pretense
deferentially
claim or heated disagreement
testimony of a witness before going to court
an attempt to make something that is not the case appear true
very respectfully
Contention
claim or heated disagreement
Deposition
testimony of a witness before going to court
Before the Civil War
Popular Sovereignty
Bleeding Kansas
Confederate State of America
John Brown
Doctrine that allowed the residents of U.S. territories - and…
A sequence of violent events involving abolitionists and pro-…
In 1861, the seceding states of Mississippi, Florida, Alabama…
An abolitionist who attempted to lead a slave revolt by captu…
Popular Sovereignty
Doctrine that allowed the residents of U.S. territories - and…
Bleeding Kansas
A sequence of violent events involving abolitionists and pro-…
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