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

Chapter Seven- More

Vocab Words for Chapter Seven

Bicameral having two branches or chambers
Republic a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch
Ordinance a piece of legislation enacted by a municipal authority.
Depreciate diminish in value over a period of time.
Depression a long and severe recession in an economy or market
Manumission release from slavery
Proportional corresponding in size or amount to something else.
Compromise an agreement or a settlement of a dispute that is reached by each side making concessions
Federalism the federal principle or system of government.
Legislative Branch The legislative branch is the part of the United States government that creates laws
Executive Branch implements and enforces all the laws created by the legislative branch, and as interpreted, from time to time, by the
Electoral College a body of people representing the states of the US, who formally cast votes for the election of the president and vice president
Judicial Branch The judicial branch is the part of the U.S. government that interprets the law and administers justice
Check and Balances counterbalancing influences by which an organization or system is regulated, typically those ensuring that political power is not concentrated in the hands of individuals or groups
Amendment a minor change or addition designed to improve a text, piece of legislation, etc.
Federalism the federal principle or system of government
Created by: TypicalNico