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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…
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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
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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…
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Social Studies 2: 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
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Social Studies 2: Unit 1 - Lesson 5 Community and State Government
emergency
fire department
safety
council
an urgent or dangerous event
the branch that saves people during fires
away from danger or harm
a group of people chosen by citizens to make choices for them
emergency
an urgent or dangerous event
fire department
the branch that saves people during fires
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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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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.
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
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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…
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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…
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[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
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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…
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
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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…
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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
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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
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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…
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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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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
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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
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#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…
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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.
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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.
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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…
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
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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…
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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
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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…
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
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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…
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Unit 2 Social Studies (Government)
When did the British North America act…
When did the Manitoba Act occur?
When did the Alberta Act occur?
When did the Constitution Act occur an…
1867
1870
1905
1982, bringing the charter of rights, and freedoms.
When did the British North America act…
1867
When did the Manitoba Act occur?
1870
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Social Studies government quiz 2
House of Reps.
Senator
President/VP
Supreme Court
2 terms... 25 years old... 7 years of citizenship ... Contain residenc…
6 terms... 30 years old... 9 years of citizenship
4 terms... 35 years old... Natural born citizen ... 14 years of citize…
As long as wanted Or removed
House of Reps.
2 terms... 25 years old... 7 years of citizenship ... Contain residenc…
Senator
6 terms... 30 years old... 9 years of citizenship
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
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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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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
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Social Studies 2: Unit 1 - Lesson 4 Our Country's Government
capital
Washington D.C.
The White House
supreme court
the city in which the government meets and works
the city's name
The President's home
The most important court, with nine judges that decides which…
capital
the city in which the government meets and works
Washington D.C.
the city's name
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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…
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Social Studies Topic 2: The Colonial Government
What was the Virginia House of Burgess…
What was the Toleration Act?
What was the "Separation of the Church…
What was the English Bill of Rights?
What was the Virginia House of Burgess…
What was the Toleration Act?
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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.…
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
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Pearl Social Studies Government Grade 2
Mayor
Council
Judge
Governor
The leader of a city
A group chosen to make decisions at the community level
A person in charge of a court of law
The person in charge of a state
Mayor
The leader of a city
Council
A group chosen to make decisions at the community level
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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
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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
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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…
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…
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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…
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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
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 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
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).…
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