Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


constitution a plan for government
ratify to approve and adopt an official document
veto to reject a bill
impeach to put an official on trial for wrongdoing
amendment a change or addition to an official document
guarantee a promise that something will be provided
fundamental a word that means basic or essential
responsibility is something people do because it is their job or duty
politics process of choosing government leaders and running the government
inform to tell
press members of the news media, such as reporters and columnists
due process the idea that the government must follow the rules established laws
jury a group of citizens who decide a court case
defend to argue in favor of a person, action, or point of view
debate to discuss all points of view
submit to offer for approval
persuade to win over with words
federalism a system of government in which power is shared between a national government and states
appeal to ask for a case to be heard again
confederation a union of people who join together for a common purpose
conclusion a well-thought out judgement or decision
delegate a person who represents others at an important meeting
Created by: parker-ostrom
Popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards