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US Government & Politics-Chapter 8(UW-W)
Traditional Political Participation
Protest
Online Political Participation
Suffrage
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
Activities designed to influence government using the Interne…
The right to vote; also called franchise
Traditional Political Participation
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Protest
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
AP US Government & Politics Chapter 8 Review
australian ballot
"beauty contest"
caucus
closed primary
A secret ballot prepared, distributed, and tabulated by gover…
A presidential primary in which contending candidates compete…
A meeting of party members designed to select candidates and…
A type of primary in which the voter is limited to choosing c…
australian ballot
A secret ballot prepared, distributed, and tabulated by gover…
"beauty contest"
A presidential primary in which contending candidates compete…
AP US Government and Politics Vocab- Chapter 8, The Presidency
Twenty-second Amendment
Impeachment
Executive privilege
U.S. v. Nixon (1974)
Adopted in 1951; prevents a president from serving more than…
The power delegated to the House of Representatives in the Co…
An implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
Supreme Court ruling on power of the president, holding that…
Twenty-second Amendment
Adopted in 1951; prevents a president from serving more than…
Impeachment
The power delegated to the House of Representatives in the Co…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
public opinion
random sample
manifest opinion
political socialization
the distribution of individual preferences for, or evaluation…
in this type of sample, every individual has a known and equa…
a widely shared and consciously held view, such as support fo…
the process- most notably in families and schools- by which w…
public opinion
the distribution of individual preferences for, or evaluation…
random sample
in this type of sample, every individual has a known and equa…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
Political Party
3 Headed Political Giants
Linking Institutions
Battle of parties for control of public offices. Ups and down…
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
1) Party in the Electorate: largest component of political pa…
Channels through which people's concerns become political iss…
Party Competition
Battle of parties for control of public offices. Ups and down…
Political Party
Team of men and women seeking to control the governing appara…
AP US Government & Politics: Chapter 8 - Political Parties
Party competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Party Image
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…
The voters perception of what the Republicans or Democrats st…
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 Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
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AP US Government and Politics Chapter 8
political socialization
opinion leaders
public opinion
straw polls
process by which citizens a quire a sense of of political ide…
individuals held in great respect because of position, expert…
collection of shared attitudes of many different people in ma…
asking the same question of a large number of people
political socialization
process by which citizens a quire a sense of of political ide…
opinion leaders
individuals held in great respect because of position, expert…
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AP US Government Chapter 8 Political Participation
Activist
Australian ballot
campaigners
complete activists
individual who actively promotes a political party, philosoph…
document, government printed, of uniform size and cast in sec…
those who both vote in elections and get involved in campaigns
those who take part in all forms of political activity
Activist
individual who actively promotes a political party, philosoph…
Australian ballot
document, government printed, of uniform size and cast in sec…
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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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US Politics Chapter 8
traditional political population
protest
suffrage
turnout
activities designed to influence government including voting…
participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
the right to vote; also called franchise
the percentage of eligible individuals who actually vote
traditional political population
activities designed to influence government including voting…
protest
participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
US Politics Chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive Agreements
Inherent Powers
Cycle Effect
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Presidential arrangements with other countries that create fo…
Presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
The predictable rise and fall of a president's popularity at…
Cabinet
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive Agreements
Presidential arrangements with other countries that create fo…
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Political party
Party competition
Rational-choice Theory
Party image
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
A popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
The voters perception of what Republicans or Democrats stand…
Political party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
Party competition
The battle of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
AP US Government chapter 8:Political parties
party competition
political party
linkage institutions
party image
The BATTLE of the parties for control of public offices. Ups…
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men [and women] seekin…
The CHANNEL'S through which people's concerns become politica…
The voter's perception of what the Republicans or Democrats s…
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/Politics Chapter 8: The Executive Branch and the Federal Bureacracy
Federal bureaucracy
Spoils system
Patronage
Merit system
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
Jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
A system of employment based on qualification, test scores, a…
Federal bureaucracy
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
Spoils system
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
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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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A.P. US Government & Politics Chapter 8 Political Parties Vocabulary Terms
Blanket primaries
Coalition
Coalition governments
Closed primaries
Nomination contests where voters are presented with a list of…
A set of individuals and groups supporting a political party.
Governments where smaller parties combine with larger parties…
Nomination contests where only people who have registered in…
Blanket primaries
Nomination contests where voters are presented with a list of…
Coalition
A set of individuals and groups supporting a political party.
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.
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Comparative Government and Politics Chapter 8
Command Economy
Cult of Personality
Historical Materialism
Nomenclatura
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Promotion of the image of an authoritarian leader not merely…
the part of Marx work suggesting that the eco. base of societ…
"List of names" from which people get jobs in commie societies
Command Economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
Cult of Personality
Promotion of the image of an authoritarian leader not merely…
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US Politics Chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive Agreements
Inherent Powers
Cycle Effect
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
presidential arrangements with the other countries that creat…
presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
the predictable rise and fall of a president;s popularity at…
Cabinet
a presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive Agreements
presidential arrangements with the other countries that creat…
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Us politics chapter 8
Cabinet
Executive agreements
Inherent powers
Cycle effect
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Presidential arrangements with other countries and create for…
Presidential powers implied but not stated explicitly in the…
The predictable rise and fall of a presidents popularity at d…
Cabinet
A presidential advisory group selected by the president, made…
Executive agreements
Presidential arrangements with other countries and create for…
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AP US Government Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
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Government and Politics: Chapter 8
Candidate-Centered Campaign
Candidate Committees
Dealignment
Divided Government
A campaign in which the individual seeking election, rather t…
Organizations that candidates form to support their individua…
The situation in which fewer voters support the two major pol…
The situation that exists when Congress is controlled by one…
Candidate-Centered Campaign
A campaign in which the individual seeking election, rather t…
Candidate Committees
Organizations that candidates form to support their individua…
AP US Government Chapter 8: Political Participation
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
What amendments has Congress made to v…
Did African American suffrage immediat…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
Suffrage to women, 18 year-olds, and African Americans
No. States, especially in the South, employed literacy tests,…
Is voting eligibility a federal or a s…
It has gradually moved from the jurisdiction of state to fede…
What are Congress' requirements regard…
Members of the House elected directly by district and federal…
US Government Chapter 8
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An assault on progress rights
Briefs
An order seeking review of a lower cou…
How many justices does the Supreme Court have today?
After the Civil War, the supreme Court tended to view economi…
The written argument of each side to an appeal
What is a writ of certiorari?
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How many justices does the Supreme Court have today?
An assault on progress rights
After the Civil War, the supreme Court tended to view economi…
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AP GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS: CHAPTER 8
Public Opinion
Random Sample
Margin of Error
Universe
Distribution of how individuals feel about a given issue.
In this type of project, every individual has a known and equ…
The range of percentage points in which the sample accurately…
The group of people whose preferences we try to measure by ta…
Public Opinion
Distribution of how individuals feel about a given issue.
Random Sample
In this type of project, every individual has a known and equ…
AP Government and Politics (Chapter 8)
political party
linkage institutions
rational-choice theory
party image
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men (and women) seekin…
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
A popular theory in a political science to explain the action…
The voter's perception of what the Republicans or Democrats s…
political party
According to Anthony Downs, a "team of men (and women) seekin…
linkage institutions
The channels through which people's concerns become political…
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US Politics Chapter 8: The Presidency
signing statements
head of state
head of government
impeachment
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
the political role of the president as leader of a political…
a formal charge by the House that the president (or other mem…
signing statements
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
head of state
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
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Us Government: Chapter 8
Subpoena
Marbury vs Madison
Brief
Dissenting
A ____ is a court order requiring someone to appear in court
The Supreme Court claimed the power of judicial review in the…
What written document explains one sides position on a case?
A justice who disagrees with the majorities decision may writ…
Subpoena
A ____ is a court order requiring someone to appear in court
Marbury vs Madison
The Supreme Court claimed the power of judicial review in the…
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American Politics and Government Chapter 8
527 Groups
Bundling
Call List
Caucus
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
A long list of potential donors whom candidates must phone.
A local meeting at which registered members of a political pa…
527 Groups
Organizations governed by Section 527 of the federal tax code…
Bundling
A form of fundraising in which an individual persuades others…
Ap Government and Politics Chapter 8
Traditional Political Participation
Protest
Suffrage
Turnout
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
The right to vote; also called franchise
The percentage of eligible individuals who actually vote
Traditional Political Participation
Activities designed to influence government including voting…
Protest
Participation that involves assembling crowds to confront a g…
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AP Government/Politics: Chapter 8
signing statement
head of state
head of government
impeachment
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
the political role of the president as leader of a political…
a formal charge by the House that the president (or another m…
signing statement
statements recorded along with signed legislation clarifying…
head of state
the apolitical, unifying role of the president as symbolic re…
Politics and Government Chapter 8
integration
advanced democracy
modern
postmodern
process by which states pool their sovereignty, surrendering…
a country with institutionalized democracy and a high level o…
characterized as secular, rational, materialistic, technologi…
characterized by a set of values that center on "quality of l…
integration
process by which states pool their sovereignty, surrendering…
advanced democracy
a country with institutionalized democracy and a high level o…
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 8
dealignment
Democratic Party
divided government
electoral college
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
A situation in which one major political party controls the p…
A group of persons, called electors, who are selected by the…
dealignment
A decline in party loyalties that reduces long-term party com…
Democratic Party
One of the two major American political parties evolving out…
13 terms
AP Government & Politics 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 pass a literacy test in order to…
Activists
People who tend to participate in all forms of politics.
Australian Ballot
A government-printed ballot of uniform dimensions to be cast…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 8 Vocabulary
The battle of the parties for control…
"a tea of men (and women) seeking to c…
The channels through which people's co…
A popular theory in political science…
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-choice Theory
The battle of the parties for control…
Party Competition
"a tea of men (and women) seeking to c…
Political Party
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Chapter 8: Government and Politics in Nigeria
Abacha, Sani
Abubakar, Atiku
APC
Babangida, Ibrahim
a military general who ruled from 1993 to 1998 and was associ…
a military general turned leader of Nigeria in its period of…
the All Progressive Congress that was an alliance of four oth…
a military general who ruled from 1985 to 1993 and was associ…
Abacha, Sani
a military general who ruled from 1993 to 1998 and was associ…
Abubakar, Atiku
a military general turned leader of Nigeria in its period of…
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Government & Politics- Chapter 8
Presidential Primary
Primary Election
General Election
Political Consultant
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
an election in which political parties choose their candidate…
an election, normally held on the first Tuesday in November,…
a paid professional hired to devise a campaign strategy and m…
Presidential Primary
A statewide primary election of delegates to a political part…
Primary Election
an election in which political parties choose their candidate…
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AP US Government and Politics Ch 8 Vocab (Political Participation)
Activist
Australian Ballot
Campaigners
Communalists
Individuals, usually outside of the government, who actively…
A document that is government printed, of uniform size, and c…
Those who both vote in elections and get involved in campaigns.
Those who join organizations and participate in politics but…
Activist
Individuals, usually outside of the government, who actively…
Australian Ballot
A document that is government printed, of uniform size, and c…
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ap government and politics chapter 8 political parties
party competition
political party
linkage institution
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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Chapter 8 US Government
Public affairs
Public Opinion
Mass Media
Peer group
Section 1
Section 1
Section 1
Section 1
Public affairs
Section 1
Public Opinion
Section 1
Chapter 8. Politics and government
Symbolic
Head of state
Blow up
Appointed
Representing something, being a symbol
The leader of a country-e.g., president, king, queen, emperor…
To destroy something with an explosion
Formally chosen
Symbolic
Representing something, being a symbol
Head of state
The leader of a country-e.g., president, king, queen, emperor…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-Choice Theory
The battle of the parties for the control of public offices.…
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
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 the control of public offices.…
Political Party
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
political party
nickname for political parties
thee headed political giants are
battle between Democrats and Republicans for control of publi…
team of men seeking to control the governing apparatus by gai…
three headed political giants
party in the electorate... party as an organization... party in the…
Party Competition
battle between Democrats and Republicans for control of publi…
political party
team of men seeking to control the governing apparatus by gai…
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AP Government & Politics - Chapter 8
political party
linkage institutions
rational-choice theory
party image
according to Anthony Downs, a " team of men/women seeking to…
the channels through which people's concerns become political…
a popular theory in political science to explain the actions…
the voter's perception of what the Republicans, or Democrats…
political party
according to Anthony Downs, a " team of men/women seeking to…
linkage institutions
the channels through which people's concerns become political…
US Government Chapter 8
What is public opinion?
What factors help shape public opinion?
Explain the 7 ways public opinion is m…
How do elections measure public opinion?
is attitudes held by a significant number of people on matter…
b. Factors that help share it are infinite. The major factors…
Elections; Interest Groups; Media, Personal Contacts; Straw V…
are the indicators of public opinion; people use the ballot b…
What is public opinion?
is attitudes held by a significant number of people on matter…
What factors help shape public opinion?
b. Factors that help share it are infinite. The major factors…
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Us government chapter 8
Identify the terms: jurisdiction, prec…
jurisdiction
precedent
stare decisis
...
Authority to hear and decide a case
Previous court rulings
"Let the decision stand"... Often times the SCOTUS makes rulings…
Identify the terms: jurisdiction, prec…
...
jurisdiction
Authority to hear and decide a case
US Government Chapter 8
Public Opinion
Public Affairs
Moderate
Liberal
Attitudes held by a significant number of people on matters o…
These include politics, public issues, and the making of publ…
Holds beliefs that fall between liberal and conservative view…
Believes that government must take action to change economic,…
Public Opinion
Attitudes held by a significant number of people on matters o…
Public Affairs
These include politics, public issues, and the making of publ…
Us government Chapter 8
Jurisdiction
exclusive jurisdiction
concurrent jurisdiction
plaintiff
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments.
Exclusive jurisdiction refers to power of a court to adjudica…
Concurrent jurisdiction exists where two or more courts from…
a person who brings a case against another in a court of law.
Jurisdiction
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments.
exclusive jurisdiction
Exclusive jurisdiction refers to power of a court to adjudica…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 8
Party Competition
Political Party
Linkage Institutions
Rational-Choice Theory
The battle of the parties for the control of public offices.…
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
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 the control of public offices.…
Political Party
A team of men and women seeking to control the governing appa…
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