In 1620, a ship called the _________ carried more people from England to North America.
Who said that all power should rest within the people
Who wrote the Social Contract?
Which one of Thomas Jefferson's documents was influenced by ideas of the Enlightenment?
With ideas like the Separation of Powers, Baron de Montesquieu influenced this American document.
Montesquieu argued that the 3 branches of government should have power over each other and stop a branch if it got too powerful. This is known as ____________.
Which of the following is not a function of our government?
Which of the following is not an example of Providing Services?
Which of the following is not a "right" of a U.S. citizen?
What is government?
An example of a government keeping order is one of the following:
Freedoms that no government can take away
An agreement between people and government in which citizens consent to be governed so long as the government protects their natural rights.
Which theory holds that God created the state and made it sovereign?
Governments provide some sort of domestic security force such as police or a national guard to enforce laws and to keep peace. Which function is this?
Characteristics of a state include: Population, Territory, Sovereignty, and?
A state must have a population size of
Gives all key power to the central government
A loose union of independent and sovereign states
Divides the powers of government between the national and state or provincial governments.
Emphasizes private ownership of the factors of production, freedom of choice, and individual incentives.