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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…
10 terms
Government Social Studies Quarter 2
democracy
constitution
executive branch
judicial branch
form of government in which the people rule and elect officials
a plan of government
job is to see that the laws are carried out
laws are carried out fairly
democracy
form of government in which the people rule and elect officials
constitution
a plan of government
Social studies Government U:2
popular sovereighnty
Absolutism
Unlimited government
Limited government
________________________________________________ of the peopl…
the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
The Government has to obey the laws they make up for their pe…
is a government outline where any more than minimal governmen…
popular sovereighnty
________________________________________________ of the peopl…
Absolutism
the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
28 terms
Social studies 2 government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial branch
declare war
President cabinet and vice president. Leads the three branche…
Congress Senate and House of Representatives. Create laws for…
Supreme Court and Justices. Make sure laws are constitutional.
announce war
Executive Branch
President cabinet and vice president. Leads the three branche…
Legislative Branch
Congress Senate and House of Representatives. Create laws for…
18 terms
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…
64 terms
Social studies Unit 2- Government
electoral college
electoral vote numbers
The Electoral College
Preamble
part of the election process
100 people is equal to one electoral vote. the number of sena…
Who elects the President and Vice President
explains the reasons that the constitution is written... 1. crea…
electoral college
part of the election process
electoral vote numbers
100 people is equal to one electoral vote. the number of sena…
Chapter 2 social studies government
Monarch
Dictator
Republic
Representative democracy
Person, such as a king or queen who regins over a kingdom or…
Person who rules with complete and absolute power
System of government
People elect representatives to carry on the work of governme…
Monarch
Person, such as a king or queen who regins over a kingdom or…
Dictator
Person who rules with complete and absolute power
Unit 2 - Social Studies 11 - Government
Abolish (the senate)
Authoritarian
Bloc Quebecois party
Cabinet shuffle
-the idea that the Senate should no longer exist ... -could only…
-adjective ... -describes a government has absolute control over…
-a federal political party, which is devoted to the protectio…
-event that occurs when a head of government (Prime Minister)…
Abolish (the senate)
-the idea that the Senate should no longer exist ... -could only…
Authoritarian
-adjective ... -describes a government has absolute control over…
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Social Studies 2 Government terms
Government
absolute monarch
dictatorship
Totalitarian Gov't
The entire system of authority or power, that rules on behalf…
Kings or queens that held all the power in their nations gove…
The type of government that has one person or a small group h…
where the government has total control over the lives of people
Government
The entire system of authority or power, that rules on behalf…
absolute monarch
Kings or queens that held all the power in their nations gove…
7 terms
3RD Grade Social Studies Government 2
County
Council
Mayor
County Seat
A section of a state, including cities and towns in that area
A group of people chosen to make laws
A leader of a community government
The city or town in which the main government offices of the…
County
A section of a state, including cities and towns in that area
Council
A group of people chosen to make laws
17 terms
#2 Social Studies American Government
Articles of Confederation... Who? What? W…
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
Constitutional Convention... Who? What? W…
New Jersey Plan
-Outlined state and national government powers... - First draft-…
-national government can't collect/implement taxes... -can't reg…
-2nd Constitutional Congress... -most important: Benjamin, James…
-legislative branch has 1 chamber... -one vote per state... -favore…
Articles of Confederation... Who? What? W…
-Outlined state and national government powers... - First draft-…
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
-national government can't collect/implement taxes... -can't reg…
Social Studies Ch. 9.2 Government in Athens
assembly
Athens
citizens
Cleisthenes
In Athens, this meeting was an opportunity for all citizens t…
The city where democracy was born.
In Greece, they were free men who had the right to participat…
He is known as the father of democracy.
assembly
In Athens, this meeting was an opportunity for all citizens t…
Athens
The city where democracy was born.
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
social studies government pt 2
SET OF RULES FOR THE GOVERNMENT
FIRST TEN AMENDMENTS OF THE CONSTITUTION
PART OF LEGISLATIVE BRANCH THAT HAS 43…
PART OF LEGISLATIVE BRANCH THAT HAS 50…
CONSTITUTION
BILL OF RIGHTS
REPRESENTATIVES
SENATE
SET OF RULES FOR THE GOVERNMENT
CONSTITUTION
FIRST TEN AMENDMENTS OF THE CONSTITUTION
BILL OF RIGHTS
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…
15 terms
Social Studies - Systems of Government 2
Republic
Representative govrnment
Executive
Legislature
a state in which the head of government is not a monarch or o…
a person or thing that represents another or others.
a person or group of persons having administrative or supervi…
a deliberative body of persons, usually elective, who are emp…
Republic
a state in which the head of government is not a monarch or o…
Representative govrnment
a person or thing that represents another or others.
21 terms
Social Studies government theme 2
Declaration of Independence
Bill of Rights
Preamble
Articles of Confederation
A document that was created to declare independence from Brit…
Amendments to the constitution that included rights such as F…
Introduction to the constitution
The first set of laws that was written by our founding father…
Declaration of Independence
A document that was created to declare independence from Brit…
Bill of Rights
Amendments to the constitution that included rights such as F…
44 terms
Social Studies: Origin of Government 2
Where did Americans get their ideas fo…
Greeks (Ancient History)
Romans (Ancient History)
English Common Law
English Heritage, Ancient History, European Philosophers
Farmers and merchants create idea of direct democracy
Form idea of a Republic - elect representatives... Codify laws
Laws based on customs & past decisions... Start a court & jury s…
Where did Americans get their ideas fo…
English Heritage, Ancient History, European Philosophers
Greeks (Ancient History)
Farmers and merchants create idea of direct democracy
6th Grade Social Studies Government Vocabulary PART 2 Types of Governments
representative democracy
autocracy
oligarchy
dictatorship
a form of democracy where people elect representatives and gi…
a form of government where one person has unlimited power
rule by a small group of people
a form of government where a single person has unlimited powe…
representative democracy
a form of democracy where people elect representatives and gi…
autocracy
a form of government where one person has unlimited power
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…
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…
Social Studies Vocabulary (Government 2) *Unfinished
preamble
veto
federal
bill
...
...
...
...
preamble
...
veto
...
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
Social studies test 2 Government
1rst freedom?
2nd freedom?
3rd freedom?
4rth freedom?
Freedom of religion
Freedom of speech
Freedom of the press
Freedom of Assembly
1rst freedom?
Freedom of religion
2nd freedom?
Freedom of speech
14 terms
Social Studies Government Quiz 2
Democracy
Direct Democrcay
Indirect Democracy
John Locke
A government in which the people have all the power and make…
A government in which the people have all the power and make…
A government in which the people elect representatives to mak…
British philosopher who believed that governments protect eve…
Democracy
A government in which the people have all the power and make…
Direct Democrcay
A government in which the people have all the power and make…
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).…
10 terms
[Social Studies] Unit 1 - Lesson 2 Government for the People
government
judge
government service
tax
a group of people that controls the community
a person in charge of a court
something that the government gives for all the citizens
money people pay to the government
government
a group of people that controls the community
judge
a person in charge of a court
5 terms
Social Studies study guide 2- limiting government
constitution
rule of law
separation of power
consent of the governed
the rulebook for a country's government. a constitution expla…
means laws are fair, they're enforced, and nobody is above th…
dividing power among several branches of government. Each bra…
citizens of a country give their permission to be governed by…
constitution
the rulebook for a country's government. a constitution expla…
rule of law
means laws are fair, they're enforced, and nobody is above th…
13 terms
KIRBY SOCIAL STUDIES GOVERNMENT WORDS #2
Amended
County Seat
Municipal
Profit
Changed
A county has its own Government which meets in a... city or town
The states cities and towns with Government
The Money a business earns after it pays for tools, salaries,…
Amended
Changed
County Seat
A county has its own Government which meets in a... city or town
23 terms
Social Studies Government Quiz 2
What is Theocracy?
Where did Theocracy originate?
How did Theocracy work then?
What is Dictatorship?
A form of government in which a country is ruled by religious…
Sumer.
Sumerians believed that Gods controlled everything and that k…
A form of government when ONE person rules over an entire cou…
What is Theocracy?
A form of government in which a country is ruled by religious…
Where did Theocracy originate?
Sumer.
10 terms
Social Studies Week 2 Vocab Government Terms
Constitutional Monarchy
Absolute Monarchy
Direct Democracy
Oligarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen wh0 has limited powers…
Government ruled by a queen or king (who gained the position…
System of government where all people rule directly by all se…
Government in which a few people rule and are usually the eld…
Constitutional Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen wh0 has limited powers…
Absolute Monarchy
Government ruled by a queen or king (who gained the position…
Social Studies Lesson 2 Government
Advantages for using coins?
Majority of Athens' population was?
Why did people not like democracy?
Did Women in ancient Athens have polit…
>made Athenians rich ... >attracted foreign traders.
Women and Children
Wealthy didn't like giving power to the poor.
No
Advantages for using coins?
>made Athenians rich ... >attracted foreign traders.
Majority of Athens' population was?
Women and Children
20 terms
Chapter 2 social studies government
Immigrant
Culture
Government
Republic
A person who comes to live in a new land
A way of life followed by a group of people
The laws that are followed and the people that run a country
A type of government in which people elect leaders to represe…
Immigrant
A person who comes to live in a new land
Culture
A way of life followed by a group of people
Barr Social Studies-2 Government Words
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Divine Right
Authoritarian
In this type of government everyone, including all authority…
No restraints are placed on the authority of the government.…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from god.
A style of government characterized by submission to authorit…
Limited Government
In this type of government everyone, including all authority…
Unlimited Government
No restraints are placed on the authority of the 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…
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
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
Social studies chapter 2 (Governance)
4 guiding principles of governance
Leadership is key
Anticipate change and stay relavant
EXAMPLE 1:NEWater
-Leadership is Key... -Anticipate change and stay Relevant... -Rewa…
-honest and capable leaders are needed to maintain stability…
-Decisions that are made by the government have to be forward…
This ensures a robust and sustainable water supply.Also ensur…
4 guiding principles of governance
-Leadership is Key... -Anticipate change and stay Relevant... -Rewa…
Leadership is key
-honest and capable leaders are needed to maintain stability…
Social Studies 30-2 Chapter 13: Exploring Government Choices and Liberalism
Parliamentary Democracy:
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms:
Constitution Act (1867 and 1982):
Quebec Charter of Human Rights and Fre…
A democratic form of government in which the party (or coalit…
A document entrenched in the Constitutional Act, 1982 that li…
The act originally passed by the British Parliament (also kno…
(La Charte des droits et libertes de la personne du Quebec):…
Parliamentary Democracy:
A democratic form of government in which the party (or coalit…
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms:
A document entrenched in the Constitutional Act, 1982 that li…
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…
15 terms
Social Studies- Participating in Our Government #2
representative democracy
constitution
separation of powers
checks and balances
a system of government in which the citizens elect people to…
a written plan for government that describes the principles a…
the plan to divide the powers and duties of government into s…
the separation of powers in democracy that gives each branch…
representative democracy
a system of government in which the citizens elect people to…
constitution
a written plan for government that describes the principles a…
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
25 terms
Social Studies: Community & Government
What is a community?
Who is a citizen?
What are rights?
What are responsibilities?
A group of people living and working in the same place.
A citizen is a member of a community.
Rights are freedoms that a citizen is allowed to do.
Responsibilities are things a citizen should do. They are dut…
What is a community?
A group of people living and working in the same place.
Who is a citizen?
A citizen is a member of a community.
5 terms
social studies early government
legislature
House of burgesses
burgess
representative government
lawmaking body elected by the people.
the legislature of the Virginia colony
old English word meaning representative.
when voters elect people to make laws from them. during colon…
legislature
lawmaking body elected by the people.
House of burgesses
the legislature of the Virginia colony
5 terms
Social Studies - Government
Separation of Power
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Checks and Balances
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
It usually consists of a court of final appeal (called the "S…
The system of checks and balances is a part of our Constituti…
Separation of Power
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
Executive Branch
The President is responsible for implementing and enforcing t…
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
10 terms
8th grade Social Studies, part 2, government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
bicameral
the branch of government that enforces the law
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government that interprets the law
two houses or chambers of the legislature
Executive Branch
the branch of government that enforces the law
Legislative Branch
the branch of government that makes the laws
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
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.
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