Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

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

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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

Civics Unit 2 Vocab

TermDefinition
Enumerate powers given to the federal government only
Concurrent those powers shared by the national and state government
Executive branch of government that enforces the laws
Amendment any changes to the Constitution
Separation of powers the idea that government should be divided into 3
elastic Clause gives congress the powers to make all laws necessary and proper to carry to carry out its duties
reserved powers given to state goverment that makes the laws
the va declaration of rights served as the model for the Bill of Rights of the US constitution
Legislative Branch branch of government that makes laws
Ratification to approve the Constitution ratified June 1788
Declaration of Independence established and listed the unalienable rights of all men colonial grievance against the king the idea of equality under the law and the colonies independence form great Britiain.
Judicial branch the branch of government that interprets the laws
articles of confederation establish the first for of national goverment for the independent states allowing the states to keep the major powers of goverment.
articles the 7 sections of the constitution following the preamble
constitution established structure of the present national goverment of the United States
Va statute of religious freedom establish freedom of religious beliefs and opinions servings as the basis for part of the First amendment to the constitution
checks and balances a system in which each branch of government is able to limit the power of the other branches.
shays rebelion one of the final events proving the weakness of the articles of confederation and leading to the convention to revise the articles of confederation and leading to the convention to revise the convention revise the articles.
Created by: Jjwaffle
 

 



Voices

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:
Retries:
restart all cards