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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…
28 terms
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
13 terms
GOVERNMENT SOCIAL
ballot
campaign
candidate
convention
a process of voting, secretly
Advertising yourself during campaigning time
people who might become president or vice president
an assembly of the delegates of a political party to select c…
ballot
a process of voting, secretly
campaign
Advertising yourself during campaigning time
11 terms
Social Studies-Government Quiz
Mayor
President
Governor
President of the United States is
is the leader of a town or city
is the leader of a country
is the leader of a state
Barack Obama
Mayor
is the leader of a town or city
President
is the leader of a country
13 terms
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
27 terms
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…
11 terms
Social: Government
Equality rights
Freedom
Responsibility
Right
Right to be treated fairly no matter skin culture gender phys…
To live, move have a specific religion
We have a responsibility to tell the government what we need…
We have rights which is when we are always able to do somethi…
Equality rights
Right to be treated fairly no matter skin culture gender phys…
Freedom
To live, move have a specific religion
22 terms
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…
8 terms
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
23 terms
Social; Government
Quality of Life
Standard of Living
House of Commons
Senate
Refers to attributes of physical, mental, spiritual, and soci…
Refers to the statistics of consumption (goods and services)…
-338 seats... -MP's (Members of Parliament) ... -Members are voted…
-108 seats... -Senators... -Appointed by Prime Minister... -Approve th…
Quality of Life
Refers to attributes of physical, mental, spiritual, and soci…
Standard of Living
Refers to the statistics of consumption (goods and services)…
27 terms
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…
24 terms
Social: Government
(Federal) Government Responsibility
(Provincial) Government Respinsibility
(Local/Municipal)... Government Responsib…
Cabinet Members
Environment... Criminal Law... Postal Service
Education... Hospitals/Health... Civil Rights
Garbage/Recycling... Police/Fire Department Services... Streets/Roads
20-30 Ministers
(Federal) Government Responsibility
Environment... Criminal Law... Postal Service
(Provincial) Government Respinsibility
Education... Hospitals/Health... Civil Rights
23 terms
Social studies government
democracy
constitution
executive branch
legislative branch
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
the branch of government that carries out laws
Branch of government that makes the laws
democracy
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
8 terms
Social Government
Popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated powers
reserved powers
the belief that government is subjected to the will of the pe…
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
power specifically given congress in the constitution
power belonging only to states
Popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subjected to the will of the pe…
limited government
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
60 terms
Social government
A town councillor
The A mayor / a mayoress
A town (Am city) hall
A dustman
Un conseiller municipal
Un maire
Une mairie
Un éboueur
A town councillor
Un conseiller municipal
The A mayor / a mayoress
Un maire
20 terms
social - government
self government
senate
mayor
councillor
a group or nations power to administer its own government
rejects or approves bills that are passed through the House o…
elected head of a city, town, or municipality
a member of a council
self government
a group or nations power to administer its own government
senate
rejects or approves bills that are passed through the House o…
16 terms
Government, social
Constitutional monarchy
Constituencies
Premier
Referendum
A system of government in which a king or a queen is the head…
Voting districts.
Leader of the provincial government.
Allows eligible voters to vote on an issue or law proposed by…
Constitutional monarchy
A system of government in which a king or a queen is the head…
Constituencies
Voting districts.
19 terms
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
9 terms
social studies government
nation
Constitution
Preamble
republic
a group of people united by government, history, and traditions
a plan for our nation's government
the introduction to the United States Constitution
a type of government in which people elect leaders
nation
a group of people united by government, history, and traditions
Constitution
a plan for our nation's government
19 terms
Social Studies-Government
government
republic
represent
democracy
rules or laws that we follow, and the people who run our coun…
Government in which leaders are ELECTED
when leaders make decisions for the people who elected them.
Every citizen has a right to take part in government.
government
rules or laws that we follow, and the people who run our coun…
republic
Government in which leaders are ELECTED
12 terms
Social government
Government
Dictatorship
Oligarchy
Democracy
A basic set of principles and laws acoording ro wich a countr…
A type of government where on person ahd full control
A government system in wich power rests with a small number i…
A type of government where most citizens have acess to power…
Government
A basic set of principles and laws acoording ro wich a countr…
Dictatorship
A type of government where on person ahd full control
10 terms
Social Studies / Government
community
defend
delegate
document
a group of people living in the same place
stand up for something
someone who is chosen to act for others
a statement that contains official information
community
a group of people living in the same place
defend
stand up for something
16 terms
Social Studies Government
The Charter Of Rights and Freedom
Rights and Responsibilities... And The…
What are the three levels of government.
Federal
It is an Important documentary Found Inside Canada's Constitu…
Rights... Education... Right to be silent when arrested... know what y…
Federal, provincial and Municipal.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.... He is in charge of North amer…
The Charter Of Rights and Freedom
It is an Important documentary Found Inside Canada's Constitu…
Rights and Responsibilities... And The…
Rights... Education... Right to be silent when arrested... know what y…
68 terms
Government/ social
l'accord
contester
corrompu
déclaration des droit de l'homme et du…
agreement
to challenge
corrupt
declaration of the rights of man and of the citizen
l'accord
agreement
contester
to challenge
32 terms
Social Local Government 6
councillor
crash guard
mayor
Don Iveson
a person elected to local government
is a barrier or fence that is built between the sidewalk and…
the modern title of the highest ranking municipal/city (commu…
mayor of Edmonton
councillor
a person elected to local government
crash guard
is a barrier or fence that is built between the sidewalk and…
24 terms
social studies Asia government
Unitary
Confederation
Federal
Autocracy
One single power with the central power holding it
A group of countries that join together to form one government
A system of government that has multiple layers of government.
One powerful ruler, citizens do not have many rights.
Unitary
One single power with the central power holding it
Confederation
A group of countries that join together to form one government
11 terms
Social Studies Government Functions
Govern
Urgent
Directing
Valuable
To control the actions or behavior of someone or something
compelling immediate action; pressing; persistent; importunat…
the combined processes of leading and motivating
Very useful or important
Govern
To control the actions or behavior of someone or something
Urgent
compelling immediate action; pressing; persistent; importunat…
8 terms
Social issues - government
democracy
dictatorship
empire
Houses of Parliament
demokracja
dyktatura
imperium
Parlament Brytyjski
democracy
demokracja
dictatorship
dyktatura
11 terms
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
21 terms
Social Studies (Greek Government)
What type of government do we have in…
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose t…
In a democracy, people vote to make de…
DIRECT DEMOCRACY
Democratic Government
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose their leaders and voted…
In a democracy, people vote to make decisions.
decisions are made directly by the citizens
What type of government do we have in…
Democratic Government
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose t…
In Athens, Greece the citizens chose their leaders and voted…
18 terms
Social Studies--- Government
A written plan telling us how our gove…
This branch helps decide what laws mea…
This branch is the part of our governm…
This branch of government makes the laws
Constitution
Judicial
Executive
Legislative
A written plan telling us how our gove…
Constitution
This branch helps decide what laws mea…
Judicial
13 terms
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
15 terms
Government Words - Social Studies
Executive
Judicial
President
Vice President
This is the part of the government that contains the Presiden…
This branch of government decides if laws are fair. They work…
This person leads the USA. He is also known as the Commander…
This person is part of the Executive Branch and would take ov…
Executive
This is the part of the government that contains the Presiden…
Judicial
This branch of government decides if laws are fair. They work…
115 terms
Nathan Social Studies Government
How do governments divide power?
What is a unitary government?
What are examples of a unitary governm…
What is a federal government?
Central government = national government... Regional government…
The clue here is uni, which means one. One central government…
Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Iran (all 3)
This is our government...a government in which the power is d…
How do governments divide power?
Central government = national government... Regional government…
What is a unitary government?
The clue here is uni, which means one. One central government…
6 terms
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).…
89 terms
Socials Government
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Constitutional Monarchy
ruled by the people
every citizen participates
elected representatives make decisions
Queen is "head of state" but has no power
Democracy
ruled by the people
Direct Democracy
every citizen participates
30 terms
Social Studies Government
Patriotism
Equality
Democratic
Justice
The love for one's country
Treating all people fairly
Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness are our core ____…
Another word for fair treatment. It is important for our laws.
Patriotism
The love for one's country
Equality
Treating all people fairly
9 terms
Social Studies Civics/Government
community
constitution
culture
democracy
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
a government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
community
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
constitution
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
11 terms
Social Studies Government 2
bill
Congress
Senate
House of Representatives
made by Congress with intent to become a law, has to be passe…
creates bills, made up of the two parts of the legislative br…
part of the legislative branch, creates bills
part of the legislative branch, creates bills
bill
made by Congress with intent to become a law, has to be passe…
Congress
creates bills, made up of the two parts of the legislative br…
11 terms
Social Government
what are the 3 branches of government
what are canada's 3 levels of government
bicameral
morals
executive, legislative, judicial
federal, provincial/territorial, and municipal
2 houses: senate, house of commond
black and white, something most people would agree upon or di…
what are the 3 branches of government
executive, legislative, judicial
what are canada's 3 levels of government
federal, provincial/territorial, and municipal
12 terms
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
Cabinet
Foreign policy
Veto
State of the Union Address
Heads of the departments of the government, they help advise…
The way a government interacts with other nations.
Refuse approval of a bill
Once a year when the president gives a speech to Congress and…
Cabinet
Heads of the departments of the government, they help advise…
Foreign policy
The way a government interacts with other nations.
30 terms
Social studies government
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Democracy
Aristocracy
Form of government where citizens choose representatives to d…
Form of democracy in which all citizens directly participate…
Government in which the people rule
Upper class of a society; in ancient Greece they often contro…
Representative Democracy
Form of government where citizens choose representatives to d…
Direct Democracy
Form of democracy in which all citizens directly participate…
Social Studies Government Vocabulary
affirmation
bail
capital crimes
compelled
an active effort to improve educational and employment opport…
temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial
espionage treason and death resulting from aircraft hijacking.
brought about (something) by the use of force or pressure
affirmation
an active effort to improve educational and employment opport…
bail
temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial
8 terms
Social Studies-Government
government
services
document
Constitution
a group of people that works together to make laws and provid…
help that is provided for all citizens (example: police and f…
an official paper that provides information or evidence
a document containing the beliefs and laws that will help a s…
government
a group of people that works together to make laws and provid…
services
help that is provided for all citizens (example: police and f…
20 terms
Types of Government - 6th Grade Social Studies
Democracy
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Theocracy
The people hold the power to rule.
One person or a small group holds all power. Gains power thro…
King or Queen rules. Power is inherited.
The society is ruled by religious leaders.
Democracy
The people hold the power to rule.
Dictatorship
One person or a small group holds all power. Gains power thro…
43 terms
Socials - Government
Political Spectrum
Political Ideologies
Democracy
Communism
A visual used to illustrate political ideologies, from left t…
Political and social principles or beliefs
A system of government where people freely choose in election…
An ideologue that believes property and distribution of goods…
Political Spectrum
A visual used to illustrate political ideologies, from left t…
Political Ideologies
Political and social principles or beliefs
26 terms
Socials government
Confederation
Federal government
Government
Prime minister
Canada became a country - July 1, 1867
Government responsible for national issues
Is responsible for helping people making and enforcing laws
Leader of majority party - federal govt
Confederation
Canada became a country - July 1, 1867
Federal government
Government responsible for national issues
30 terms
Socials- Government
What are the 6 steps in an election?
FPTP
Proportional Representation
Left Wing
Dissolution, enumeration, nomination, campaigning, balloting…
The candidate with the most votes
Based on percentage of votes a party gets nationwide. (38% of…
Support change, gov't plays a large role in citizens life;mor…
What are the 6 steps in an election?
Dissolution, enumeration, nomination, campaigning, balloting…
FPTP
The candidate with the most votes
15 terms
Social Studies Government
Legislative Branch
Supreme Court
Constitution
culture
part of the government that makes laws
Highest court of the Unites States
written plan of government
way of life followed by a group of people
Legislative Branch
part of the government that makes laws
Supreme Court
Highest court of the Unites States
79 terms
Socials: Government
Democracy
Constitution
Suffrage
Federal union
"ruled by the people" , located in the middle of the politica…
set of rules that represent the essential principles of the n…
The right to vote
Several levels of government (national, federal, municipal)
Democracy
"ruled by the people" , located in the middle of the politica…
Constitution
set of rules that represent the essential principles of the n…
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