Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read 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.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
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

Final Exam 5-15

Bicameral (of a legislative body) having two branches or chambers.
Term a fixed or limited period for which something, e.g., office, imprisonment, or investment, lasts or is intended to last.
Session a meeting of a deliberative or judicial body to conduct its business.
Convene come or bring together for a meeting or activity; assemble.
Adjourn break off (a meeting, legal case, or game) with the intention of resuming it later.
Recess a period of time when the proceedings of a parliament, committee, court of law, or other official body are temporarily suspended.
Special Session a period when the body convenes outside of the normal legislative session.
Apportion divide and allocate.
Gerrymandering manipulate the boundaries of (an electoral constituency) so as to favor one party or class.
Incumbent (of an official or regime) currently holding office.
Constituency a body of voters in a specified area who elect a representative to a legislative body.
Created by: Bluestei