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Federal Government
cabinet
checks and balances
concurrent powers
Congress
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
power shared by the state and federal governments
Creates the nation's laws; divided into two houses/chambers:…
cabinet
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
checks and balances
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
25 terms
Chapter 3 Federalism Key Terms - AP Gov't
Supremacy Clause
10th Amendment
Delegated Powers
Enumerated Powers = Expressed Powers
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
Asserts that powers not delegated to the national government…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers of the federal government that are specifically addres…
Supremacy Clause
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
10th Amendment
Asserts that powers not delegated to the national government…
AP Government- Federalism Terms
Federalism
Inherent Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
any power given to the national government which is clearly s…
powers which are granted to the national government that are…
Federalism
a system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Inherent Powers
any power which is acquired by the national government natura…
Federal Government
cabinet
checks and balances
concurrent powers
Congress
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
power shared by the state and federal governments
Creates the nation's laws; divided into two houses/chambers:…
cabinet
a group of advisors to the President that includes the heads…
checks and balances
a system in which each branch of government is able to check…
55 terms
AP Government, Constitution+ Federalism
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
23 terms
Federalism
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Confiscate
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
take private property by official order
Powers SPECIFICALLY given to the federal government by the US…
Powers NOT specifically listed in the constitution but claime…
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
Confiscate
take private property by official order
Federalism A form of government in which power is divided between the federal ,or national ,government and state government
Legislative branch The lawmaking branc…
Executive branch
Electoral college
Judicial branch
...
The branch of government that executes, or carries out,the la…
A group of people named by each state legislature to select t…
The branch of government that interprets the law it includes…
Legislative branch The lawmaking branc…
...
Executive branch
The branch of government that executes, or carries out,the la…
Federalism
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
10 terms
U.S. Government Chapter 4 Federalism
Federalism
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
A system of government where power is divided between a feder…
Powers that congress has that are in the Constitution. make m…
Powers that are not directly listed in the Constitution.
Are those powers that a state holds.
Federalism
A system of government where power is divided between a feder…
Expressed Powers
Powers that congress has that are in the Constitution. make m…
23 terms
Federalism
Federalism is
Controlling public school systems is a…
Supremacy Clause is
U.S. Supreme Court
different levels of government that share authority over the…
powers reserved to the states
when federal and state laws conflict, federal laws take prece…
main responsibility for resolving conflicts between the state…
Federalism is
different levels of government that share authority over the…
Controlling public school systems is a…
powers reserved to the states
Federal government chapter 2
Amendment
Antifederalists
Articles of Confederation
Bicameral
A change added to a bill, law, or constitution
Those who favored strong state governments and a weak nationa…
America's first written constitution; served as the basis for…
Having a legislative assembly composed of two chambers or hou…
Amendment
A change added to a bill, law, or constitution
Antifederalists
Those who favored strong state governments and a weak nationa…
22 terms
Federalism
Block grant
Categorical grant
Checks and Balances
Commerce Clause
money granted by the federal government to the states for a b…
money granted by the federal government to the states for a n…
system in which each branch of government can limit the power…
gives Congress the power to regulate commerce among the state…
Block grant
money granted by the federal government to the states for a b…
Categorical grant
money granted by the federal government to the states for a n…
Ap Government Unit 1
Elite Thoeries
Pluralist Theory
Articles of Confederation
Shays' rebellion
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by farmers in western Massachusetts in 1786-178…
Elite Thoeries
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
Pluralist Theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
25 terms
Chapter 4 Our System of Federalism (Government)
Unitary System
Confederal System
Federal System
Division of Power
A centralized governmental system in which local or subdivisi…
A system consisting of a league of independent states, each h…
A government that divides the powers of government between th…
Division of political power between the state and federal gov…
Unitary System
A centralized governmental system in which local or subdivisi…
Confederal System
A system consisting of a league of independent states, each h…
31 terms
AP Gov't - Chapter 3 - Federalism
federalism
unitary system
mandates
intergovernmental lobby
a political system of organizing government where power is di…
a government in which all key powers are given to the nationa…
terms set by the national government that states must meet wh…
An interest group made up of mayors, governors, and other sta…
federalism
a political system of organizing government where power is di…
unitary system
a government in which all key powers are given to the nationa…
Federal government chapter 1
Authoritarian government
Citizenship
Constitutional government
Democracy
A system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
Informed and active membership in a political community
A system of rule in which formal and effective limits are pla…
A system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
Authoritarian government
A system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
Citizenship
Informed and active membership in a political community
43 terms
Federalism chp 4
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
Powers SPECIFICALLY given to the federal government by the US…
Powers NOT specifically listed in the constitution but claime…
powers NOT LISTED in the U.S. Constitution but are TAKEN and…
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
Expressed Powers
Powers SPECIFICALLY given to the federal government by the US…
19 terms
American Government and Politics Today Chapter 3 - Federalism
Federalism
Unitary System
Confederal System
Elastic Clause
A system of government in which power is divided by a written…
A centralized government system in which local or subdivision…
A system consisting of a league of independent states, each h…
Clause that says Congress can do whatever is necessary to exe…
Federalism
A system of government in which power is divided by a written…
Unitary System
A centralized government system in which local or subdivision…
24 terms
Chapter 1 What is Gov't? Key Terms - AP Gov't
Government
Politics
Dictatorship
Democracy
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
Method of maintaining, managing, and gaining control of gover…
A government controlled by one person or a small group of peo…
A term used to describe a political system in which the peopl…
Government
(government) the system or form by which a community or other…
Politics
Method of maintaining, managing, and gaining control of gover…
15 terms
Principles of Government & Federalism
Checks & Balances
Separation of Powers
Limited Government
Judicial Review
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
Basic principle of American government which states that gove…
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
Checks & Balances
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Separation of Powers
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
19 terms
US Government - Chapter 4: Federalism
delegated powers
inherent powers
reserved powers
supremacy clause
powers given to the federal government by the Constitution
Powers that grow out of the very existence of government
powers saved for the states
constitutional declaration (Article VI) that the Constitution…
delegated powers
powers given to the federal government by the Constitution
inherent powers
Powers that grow out of the very existence of government
26 terms
AP Gov Ch. 3: Federalism
Federalism
Unitary System
Confederation
Intergovernmental Relations
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
a system in which sovereignty is wholly in the hands of the n…
one in which states are sovereign and the national government…
The workings of the federal system- the entire set of interac…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Unitary System
a system in which sovereignty is wholly in the hands of the n…
20 terms
A Beka American Government Chapter 10 - Federalism
unitary
confederate
federal
concurrent
_____________________ system - the central (national) governm…
_____________________ system - the local units possess all po…
_____________________ system - divides political power betwee…
_________________ powers - powers that both the national gove…
unitary
_____________________ system - the central (national) governm…
confederate
_____________________ system - the local units possess all po…
17 terms
Federalism
federalism / federal system
delegated powers
concurrent powers
reserved powers
system of government in which authority is divided between na…
powers given by the Constitution to the national government a…
powers shared by the national and state governments
those powers held by the state in the American federal system
federalism / federal system
system of government in which authority is divided between na…
delegated powers
powers given by the Constitution to the national government a…
19 terms
AP U.S. Government: Federalism
block grants
categorical grants
commerce clause
concurrent powers
Federal programs that provide funds to state and local govern…
Federal grants to states or local governments that are for sp…
The section of the Constitution in which Congress is given th…
Powers held jointly by the national and state governments.
block grants
Federal programs that provide funds to state and local govern…
categorical grants
Federal grants to states or local governments that are for sp…
20 terms
American Government Chapter Four
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
those delegated powers of the National government that are sp…
federalism
a system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
19 terms
AP Gov - Federalism Vocab
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Cooperative Federalism
Devolution
Federal grant given more or less automatically to states or c…
federal grants that can be used only for specific purposes, o…
A system of government in which powers and policy assignments…
transferring responsibility for policies from the federal gov…
Block Grants
Federal grant given more or less automatically to states or c…
Categorical Grants
federal grants that can be used only for specific purposes, o…
23 terms
Federalism
Federalism
Division of Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent Powers
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers, expressed, implied, or inherent, granted to the…
Powers the Constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Division of Powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
20 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Federal Government Chapter 3: Federalism
National powers
expressed powers
Implied Powers
Reserved Powers
Powers attributed to the national government.
Powers clearly defined the constitution.
Powers not clearly defined in the constitution, but deemed to…
Powers given to the states in the 10th amendment.
National powers
Powers attributed to the national government.
expressed powers
Powers clearly defined the constitution.
Government chapter 3 and 4
Due Process
Republican Government
Enumerated Powers
Implied Powers
The principle that no person can be deprived of life, liberty…
A representative political system in which authority comes fr…
Those powers of the national government that are specifically…
Those powers of the national government, and particularly of…
Due Process
The principle that no person can be deprived of life, liberty…
Republican Government
A representative political system in which authority comes fr…
39 terms
U.S. Government Chapter 4 Federalism
a system of government in which a writ…
basic principle of federalism; the con…
those powers, expressed, implied, or i…
those delegated powers of the National…
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
a system of government in which a writ…
federalism
basic principle of federalism; the con…
division of powers
20 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 4 - Federalism
federalism
division of powers
delegated powers
expressed powers
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Those powers-expressed, implied, or inherent-granted to the N…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
federalism
A system of government in which a written constitution divide…
division of powers
Basic principle of federalism; the constitutional provisions…
Federalism Quiz AP Gov
Federalism
Sixteenth Amendment
Federal system
Seventeenth Amendment
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
The constitutional amendment adopted in 1913 that explicitly…
a system of government in which power is divided between a ce…
allowed americans to vote directly for U.S senators
Federalism
a form of government in which power is divided between the fe…
Sixteenth Amendment
The constitutional amendment adopted in 1913 that explicitly…
Federalism, Checks and Balances, Separation of Powers
Concurrent powers
Delegated powers
Enumerated powers
Federal government
powers shared by the national, state, and/or local government
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal gov…
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal gov…
the national level of government; the government of the Unite…
Concurrent powers
powers shared by the national, state, and/or local government
Delegated powers
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal gov…
Unit 2 Federalism and Powers of the Government
Federalism
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Judicial Review
A system where a written constitution divides governmental po…
The people give the government its power, and the people can…
Dividing power among different levels and different branches…
Federal courts have the power to review government acts to nu…
Federalism
A system where a written constitution divides governmental po…
Popular Sovereignty
The people give the government its power, and the people can…
14 terms
AP Government Federalism
block grant
categorical grants
conditions of aid
dual federalism
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Federal grants that can be used only for specific purposes or…
Terms set by the national government that states must meet if…
A system of government in which both the states and the natio…
block grant
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
categorical grants
Federal grants that can be used only for specific purposes or…
33 terms
AP Government Chapter 3 Federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
two or more governments exercise power and authority over the…
all power in central government
workings of federal system and how government works together
constitution is the supreme law of the land (Article VI)
federalism
two or more governments exercise power and authority over the…
unitary governments
all power in central government
43 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
23 terms
Federalism Set 1
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Confiscate
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
take private property by official order
Powers SPECIFICALLY given to the federal government by the US…
Powers NOT specifically listed in the constitution but claime…
Enumerated/Delegated Powers
Powers LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION that belong to the federal…
Confiscate
take private property by official order
Government Chapter 3 Federalism
Federalism
Unitary System
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
A system of government in which power is divided, by a consti…
A centralized government system in which lower levels of gove…
Specific powers granted by the constitution to congress (Arti…
powers derived from the necessary and proper clause of Articl…
Federalism
A system of government in which power is divided, by a consti…
Unitary System
A centralized government system in which lower levels of gove…
19 terms
Government Alive! Chapter 6
Expressed Powers
Dual Federalism
Interstate Commerce
Intrastate Commerce
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
Trade that takes place between two states or among several st…
Trade that takes place within the borders of a state.
Expressed Powers
The powers given specifically to the national government by t…
Dual Federalism
A federal system with a fairly strict division of powers betw…
23 terms
Federalism
Federalism
Delegated Powers
Implied Powers
Necessary and Proper Clause
The division of power between the federal and state governments
Powers specifically granted to the Federal government by the…
Not given in the constitution, but necessary and proper to ex…
Congress has the power to make laws that are necessary for ca…
Federalism
The division of power between the federal and state governments
Delegated Powers
Powers specifically granted to the Federal government by the…
Government Chapter 4: Federalism
federalism
division of powers
expressed powers
implied powers
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
Assigns certain powers to the National government and reserve…
Delegated powers of the national government that are spelled…
Powers not expressly stated but reasonably suggested in the C…
federalism
system of government in which a written constitution divides…
division of powers
Assigns certain powers to the National government and reserve…
22 terms
Federal and State Government Power Words
Federal government
State government
Federalism
Legislative branch/Congress/legislature
The national level of government people at this level meet in…
The state level of government. The government for each state…
A system of government in which the powers of government are…
The branch of government that makes laws at the national leve…
Federal government
The national level of government people at this level meet in…
State government
The state level of government. The government for each state…
10 terms
Federalism
concurrent... powers
delegated powers
enumerated... powers
federal... government
powers shared by the national, state, and/or local government
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal... gov…
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal... gov…
the organization through which political authority is exercis…
concurrent... powers
powers shared by the national, state, and/or local government
delegated powers
the powers specifically named and assigned to the federal... gov…
14 terms
AP Gov Chapter 3 Federalism
Federalism
Supremacy clause
Enumerated powers
Implied powers
System of government, national and state gov divided and bala…
Constitution is the ultimate law in US
list of items that Congress is allowed to do
allow Congress to have more powers that was in the Constitution
Federalism
System of government, national and state gov divided and bala…
Supremacy clause
Constitution is the ultimate law in US
127 terms
AP Government Midterm Review
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
13 terms
Federalism Gov 12
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Concurrent Powers
Powers granted to the national government. Also called enumer…
Federal powers not specifically listed in the Constitution bu…
Powers granted to a national government historically because…
A power held by the national government and the state governm…
Expressed Powers
Powers granted to the national government. Also called enumer…
Implied Powers
Federal powers not specifically listed in the Constitution bu…
23 terms
Federalism
enumerated/delegated powers
confiscate
expressed powers
implied powers
Powers listed in the Constitution that belong to the federal…
take private property by official order
Powers specifcally given to the federal government by the US…
Powers not specifically listed in the constitution but claime…
enumerated/delegated powers
Powers listed in the Constitution that belong to the federal…
confiscate
take private property by official order
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