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US History Chapter 8--Branches of Government and Qualifications
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
President
Branch of government that executes or carries out, the law.
Branch of government that makes the laws
Branch of government that includes the courts that settle dis…
Head of the Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Branch of government that executes or carries out, the law.
Legislative Branch
Branch of government that makes the laws
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US GOVERNMENT Chapter 8 vocab
Compensation
Presidential succession
Elector
Electoral vote
salary
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
a member of a party chosen in each state to for-mally elect t…
the official vote for president and vice president in each st…
Compensation
salary
Presidential succession
the order in which officials fill the office of president in…
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Chapter 8-US History/ Terms
Cabinet
Treasury
Bond
Interest
A group of advisers to the president.
A place where money is stored; the government department that…
A document that is proof of money owed.
Money paid to someone who lends money.
Cabinet
A group of advisers to the president.
Treasury
A place where money is stored; the government department that…
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History Chapter 8 - US Government
Political Party
Interest Group
How is the Political Party and Interes…
Which political party is associated wi…
Organization seeking to achieve power by electing its members…
Organization who share a common goal to promote their interes…
organized groups working to show their ideas and work toward…
Republican
Political Party
Organization seeking to achieve power by electing its members…
Interest Group
Organization who share a common goal to promote their interes…
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Chapter 8 US History
Second Great Awakening *
Henry David Thoreau
* revivalism
* Horace Mann
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Transcendental writer
re-birth of christian ideals through tent meetings
education reformer
Second Great Awakening *
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Henry David Thoreau
Transcendental writer
Chapter 8 US History: The Constitution and Government
incriminate
naturalize
override
impeach
to give evidence against
to complete the official process for becoming a citizen
to overrule, as when Congress overrules a presidential veto
to bring charges of serious wrongdoing against a public offic…
incriminate
to give evidence against
naturalize
to complete the official process for becoming a citizen
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AP US Government Chapter 8
activists
Australian ballot
grandfather clause
literacy test
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet…
A requirement that citizens show that they can read before re…
activists
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
Australian ballot
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Vocabulary Terms
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-Choice Theory
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. One…
A team of people seeking to control the governing apparatus b…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
Party Competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. One…
Political Party
A team of people seeking to control the governing apparatus b…
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US history chapter 8
Charles grandson finney
Evangelism
Second great awakening
Revival
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Religious activism
Preachers of the time rejected 18th century Calvinistic blip…
Emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through…
Charles grandson finney
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Evangelism
Religious activism
Chapter 8 US Government
Justices
Executive, Judicial, and Legislative
Federal system
Republic
What are Supreme Court judges called?
Name the 3 branches of government.
The national and state governments sharing power is called th…
When the people choose representatives to run the government,…
Justices
What are Supreme Court judges called?
Executive, Judicial, and Legislative
Name the 3 branches of government.
US History Chapter 8
Parliament
Stamp Act
repeal
Sons of Liberty
British law-making assembly
law that placed a tax on printed materials in the colonies
cancel
group that led protest against the new tax... formed by Samuel A…
Parliament
British law-making assembly
Stamp Act
law that placed a tax on printed materials in the colonies
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US Government Chapter 8 Key Terms
political party
party image
rational-choice theory
party identification
team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
voter's perception of what the Republicans or Democrats stand…
popular theory in political science to explain the actions of…
citizen's self-proclaimed preference for one party or the other
political party
team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
party image
voter's perception of what the Republicans or Democrats stand…
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US Government Vocabulary chapter 8
political socialization
agents of socialization
gender gap
generational effect
the process by which we develop our political values and opin…
the individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
the measurable difference in the way women and men vote for c…
the impact of an important external event in shaping the view…
political socialization
the process by which we develop our political values and opin…
agents of socialization
the individuals, organizations, and institutions that facilit…
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US History Chapter 8
Second Great Awakening
revival
Charles Grandison Finney
Revivalist movement
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. It converted…
an emotional religious gathering that could last for several…
An important preacher in the revivalist movement.
movement that preached that each person had the responsibilit…
Second Great Awakening
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. It converted…
revival
an emotional religious gathering that could last for several…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Terms
Party competition
Political party
Linkage institutions
Rational-choice theory
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
Channels through which people's concerns become political iss…
Popular theory in politics to explain the actions of voters a…
Party competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
Political party
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
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US History Chapter 8
George Washington
Bill of Rights
Impressment
Thomas Jefferson
First President of US, described as first in war, first in pe…
Priority for first Congress and is the first 10 Admendments
Term that means The seizing of foreign sailors and forcing th…
This man was John Adam's Vice President amd was of the opposi…
George Washington
First President of US, described as first in war, first in pe…
Bill of Rights
Priority for first Congress and is the first 10 Admendments
US History Chapter 8 Terms
niagara movement
springfield, IL
NAACP
urban league
W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter; first meeting in c…
1908, white mob tries to attack African American prisoners in…
Niagara movement lacks leadership and funding so it merges wi…
many african americans move to cities join clubs and churches…
niagara movement
W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter; first meeting in c…
springfield, IL
1908, white mob tries to attack African American prisoners in…
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US History Chapter 8 Terms
american colonization society
manumission
missouri compromise
panic of 1819
a society founded by henry clay and other prominent citizens…
the legal act of relinquishing property rights in slaves. wor…
a series of political agreements devised by speaker of the ho…
first major economic crisis of the united states. farmers and…
american colonization society
a society founded by henry clay and other prominent citizens…
manumission
the legal act of relinquishing property rights in slaves. wor…
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chapter 8-9 us government
compensation
presidential succession
elector
electoral vote
something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompens…
the act of changing presidents due to death or impeachment an…
a person who has the right to vote in an election.
a vote cast by a member of the electoral college.
compensation
something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompens…
presidential succession
the act of changing presidents due to death or impeachment an…
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US History Chapter 8 & 9
Aaron Burr
Lost election to Thomas Jefferson
Embargo Act of 1807
Thomas Jefferson
Killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel held in New Jersey
Aaron Burr
Forbid US Ships from traveling to foreign ports
3rd US President and 1st Democratic-Republican
Aaron Burr
Killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel held in New Jersey
Lost election to Thomas Jefferson
Aaron Burr
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US History: Chapter 8- The Constitution
popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated power
reserved power
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
power specifically given Congress in the Constitution
power belonging only to the states
popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
limited government
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
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11th US History Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Louis Sullivan
Daniel Burnham
Frederick Law Olmsted
Orville and Wilbur Wright
designer of the Wainwright building in St. Louis one of the f…
designer of the Flatiron building in New York
A landscape architect that lead the movement for planned urba…
Bicycle manufacturers from Dayton, Ohio that built and flew t…
Louis Sullivan
designer of the Wainwright building in St. Louis one of the f…
Daniel Burnham
designer of the Flatiron building in New York
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Chapter 8 (US History)
rural
urban
immigrant
famine
having to do with the country
having to do with the city
a person who comes to a country for the purpose of living there
a time when people in a place starve because there is not eno…
rural
having to do with the country
urban
having to do with the city
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Chapter 8 Terms - US History
Second Great Awakening
Revivalist
Charles Grandison Finney
Evangelical
religious revival movement in the first half of the 1800s
preacher who works to renew the importance of religion in Ame…
one of the most influential revivalists and former attorney
style of worship meant to elicit powerful emotions to gain co…
Second Great Awakening
religious revival movement in the first half of the 1800s
Revivalist
preacher who works to renew the importance of religion in Ame…
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US History - Chapter 8 Key Terms
Progressivism
Muckraker
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
movement that responded to the pressure of industrialization…
writer who uncovers and exposes misconduct in politics or bus…
managing editor at McClure, known for uncovering social probl…
photographer for the New York Evening Sun
Progressivism
movement that responded to the pressure of industrialization…
Muckraker
writer who uncovers and exposes misconduct in politics or bus…
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US History 1: Chapter 8
Abolition
Emancipation
Antebellum
Gag rule
A movement that sought to get rid of slavery
freeing of slaves
before the Civil War
A law passed in Congress that kept abolitionists from appeali…
Abolition
A movement that sought to get rid of slavery
Emancipation
freeing of slaves
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
James Monroe
cultural nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
The fifth President of the United States (1817-1825). His adm…
A new generation was interested in expanding west, had little…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
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Chapter 8 US History Key Terms
Foreign Policy
Spanish-American War
Joseph Pulitzer
William Randolph Hearst
A government's strategy in dealing with other nations.
Spanish-American War definition. A war between Spain and the…
An American journalist and publisher who created, along with…
An American newspaper publisher who built the nation's larges…
Foreign Policy
A government's strategy in dealing with other nations.
Spanish-American War
Spanish-American War definition. A war between Spain and the…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
James Monroe
cultural nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
The fifth President of the United States (1817-1825). His adm…
A new generation was interested in expanding west, had little…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
cultural nationalism
economic nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
pride and love of one's country and the characteristics that…
Political movement to subsidize internal improvements such as…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
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US History Chapter 8 Review
These are taxes on foreign imported go…
This agreement doubled the size of the…
This was a demand of the Barbary pirat…
The area west of the Mississippi River…
Custom Duties
Louisiana Purchase
Tribute
Louisiana Territory
These are taxes on foreign imported go…
Custom Duties
This agreement doubled the size of the…
Louisiana Purchase
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Chapter 8 US History
Under Jeffersonian Republicanism
By 1810, one-fifth of the American pop…
The large increase in the national pop…
The rise of regional identities in the…
many Americans believed opportunities were available to them.
blacks
natural biological increase.
New England's aggressive devotion to radical democracy made t…
Under Jeffersonian Republicanism
many Americans believed opportunities were available to them.
By 1810, one-fifth of the American pop…
blacks
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Us History Terms Chapter 8
Land Ordiance of 1785
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Treaty of Greenville
Louisiana Purchase
Ordered accurate surveys of the one to divide it into townshi…
Provisions for religious liberty, the freedom of speech, and…
Which established a boundary line between Indian lands and th…
Bought for $15,000,000 827,987 (less than 4 cents an acre) Do…
Land Ordiance of 1785
Ordered accurate surveys of the one to divide it into townshi…
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Provisions for religious liberty, the freedom of speech, and…
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US History chapter 8 terms
Louis Sullivan
Daniel Burnham
Frederick Law Olmsted
Orville and Wilbur Wright
an American architect, and has been called the "father of sky…
an American architect and urban designer. He was the Director…
an American landscape architect, journalist, social critic, a…
two American brothers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who a…
Louis Sullivan
an American architect, and has been called the "father of sky…
Daniel Burnham
an American architect and urban designer. He was the Director…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Terms
Party competition
Political party
Linkage institutions
Rational-choice theory
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men (and women) seekin…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
Party competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
Political party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men (and women) seekin…
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AP US Government Key Terms - Chapter 8
air wars
Candidiate-Centered Campaigns
Factional (Minor) Party
Gender Gap
a term that refers to the fact that modern campaigns are ofte…
election campaigns and other political processes in which can…
a minor party created when a faction within one of the major…
the tendency of women and men to differ in their political at…
air wars
a term that refers to the fact that modern campaigns are ofte…
Candidiate-Centered Campaigns
election campaigns and other political processes in which can…
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US History Chapter 8 Terms
Cabinet
Judicial Review
Judiciary Act of 1789
Tariff
...
review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
Act of Congress that implemented the judiciary clause of the…
a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or…
Cabinet
...
Judicial Review
review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Terms
party competition
political party
linkage institution
rational-choice theory
the battle of the parties for control of public offices
according to Anthony Downs, "a team of men [and women] seekin…
the channels or access points through which issues and people…
a popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
party competition
the battle of the parties for control of public offices
political party
according to Anthony Downs, "a team of men [and women] seekin…
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US History Chapter 8 Terms
Cabinet
Bill of Rights
assumption
Strict Constructionists
an advisory body
the first ten amendments
the national government's takeover of all state debts
those who held to a closer reading of the constitutional text
Cabinet
an advisory body
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments
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Chapter 8 and 9 Terms AP US Government
22nd amendment
impeachment
executive privilege
25th amendment
was adopted in 1951; it prevents a president from serving for…
power delegated to House of Representatives in the Constituti…
an implied presdential power that allows the president to ref…
adopted in 1967 to establish procedures for filling vacancies…
22nd amendment
was adopted in 1951; it prevents a president from serving for…
impeachment
power delegated to House of Representatives in the Constituti…
US History Chapter 8 Terms
springfield, IL
NAACP
urban league
anti-defamation league
1908, white mob tries to attack African American prisoners in…
Niagara movement lacks leadership and funding so it merges wi…
many african americans move to cities join clubs and churches…
organization in New York that fought for equal rights for Jews
springfield, IL
1908, white mob tries to attack African American prisoners in…
NAACP
Niagara movement lacks leadership and funding so it merges wi…
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Us History-Chapter 8 terms
Inauguration
Precedent
Bond
Speculators
A ceremony in which the president takes the oath of office
An example to be followed by others in the future
A certificate issued by a government for an amount of money t…
People who invest in a risky venture in the hope or making a…
Inauguration
A ceremony in which the president takes the oath of office
Precedent
An example to be followed by others in the future
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Vocabulary Terms
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-Choice Theory
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. One…
A team of people seeking to control the governing apparatus b…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
Party Competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. One…
Political Party
A team of people seeking to control the governing apparatus b…
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AP US Government Key Terms Chapter 8
party competition
political party
linkage institutions
rational-choice theory
battle of the parties for control of public offices
team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
channels through which people's concerns become political iss…
theory created by Anthony Downs arguing that... 1) voters want t…
party competition
battle of the parties for control of public offices
political party
team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
Us History chapter 8
Industrial Revolution
Interchangeable parts
Cotton gin
Patent
ongoing effort over many decades to increase production by us…
all parts are made to an exact standard
a machine that separates the seeds from raw cotton
a license from the government giving an inventor the sole rig…
Industrial Revolution
ongoing effort over many decades to increase production by us…
Interchangeable parts
all parts are made to an exact standard
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US History Chapter 8 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Secession
Transcontinental Railroad
Referendum
the idea that people living in a territory had the right to d…
withdrawal from the Union
a railway system extending across the continent
the practice of letting voters accept or reject measures prop…
Popular Sovereignty
the idea that people living in a territory had the right to d…
Secession
withdrawal from the Union
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AP US Government Terms Chapter 8 - The Presidency
Bully pulpit
Cabinet
Chief executive
Council of Economic Advisors (CEA)
A public office or position of authority that provides its oc…
The formal body of presidential advisers who head the 15 exec…
The most senior corporate (or government) officer
Advises the President of the United States on economic policy.
Bully pulpit
A public office or position of authority that provides its oc…
Cabinet
The formal body of presidential advisers who head the 15 exec…
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US History Terms: Chapter 8
inauguration
precedent
bond
speculators
ceremony in which President takes the oath of office
an example to be followed by others in the future
certificate issued by govt for an amount of money that govt p…
people who invest in risky venture in hope of making a large…
inauguration
ceremony in which President takes the oath of office
precedent
an example to be followed by others in the future
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US History Chapter 8 terms
progressivism
muckraker
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
movement that responded to the pressure of industrialization…
writers who uncover and expose misconduct in politics or busi…
manager of "McClure's" magazine, author of "The Shame of Citi…
photographer who captured tenement building in "How the Other…
progressivism
movement that responded to the pressure of industrialization…
muckraker
writers who uncover and expose misconduct in politics or busi…
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Us history chapter 8 terms
Washington's Cabinet
Judiciary Act of 1789
Judiciary Act of 1801
Bill of Rights
An adivory body created Washington who discuss policy decisio…
origanized 13 district courts, established 3 circuit courts t…
Increased the number of Federal judges
Another name for the first 10 amendments.
Washington's Cabinet
An adivory body created Washington who discuss policy decisio…
Judiciary Act of 1789
origanized 13 district courts, established 3 circuit courts t…
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