Charlene Bharucha Prd.1 Checks and Balances <ul><li>The abuse of power is controlled by 3 branches of government. </li></u...
Blockade <ul><li>To cut off supplies </li></ul><ul><li>A military  and economic tool used to force a nation or area to suf...
Representative Democracy <ul><li>Government that votes for representatives who serve in the government to make and enforce...
Protective Tariff <ul><li>A high tariff established to protect a particular industry. </li></ul>
Adaptations to the Environment <ul><li>People learn to use and live with their environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Adaptations ...
Federalist Papers <ul><li>Series of essays written to support ratification of the constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>The anti...
US Constitution 1787 ratified 1789 <ul><li>The constitution set up a government based on federalism in which power is divi...
Popular Sovereignty   <ul><li>The power of government rests with the people who express their ideas through voting: popula...
Nullification Crisis <ul><li>South Carolina threatened to secede from the United States if the Tariff government tried to ...
States Rights <ul><li>States Rights was the idea that states had the right to control all issues/laws in their state not s...
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  1. 1. Charlene Bharucha Prd.1 Checks and Balances <ul><li>The abuse of power is controlled by 3 branches of government. </li></ul><ul><li>Have the power to approve or disapprove certain actions of the other branches. </li></ul><ul><li>They have equal rights to make laws . </li></ul>
  2. 2. Blockade <ul><li>To cut off supplies </li></ul><ul><li>A military and economic tool used to force a nation or area to suffer shortages and to give up fighting. </li></ul><ul><li>It is called naval when ships are used. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Representative Democracy <ul><li>Government that votes for representatives who serve in the government to make and enforce law and the best interest of the people. </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. has a representative democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Another term for democracy is republic. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Protective Tariff <ul><li>A high tariff established to protect a particular industry. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Adaptations to the Environment <ul><li>People learn to use and live with their environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Adaptations might include wearing cooler clothing in hot weather or building adobe houses in a dry climate. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Federalist Papers <ul><li>Series of essays written to support ratification of the constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>The anti- federalists argued that the constitution was taking power away from the States and Individuals. </li></ul><ul><li>Their arguments against ratification led to passage of the Bill of rights . </li></ul>
  7. 7. US Constitution 1787 ratified 1789 <ul><li>The constitution set up a government based on federalism in which power is divided between the state governments and the federal government, with some powers shared be each. </li></ul><ul><li>Constitution established a representative democracy with 3 branches of government: legislative, executive, and judicial. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Popular Sovereignty <ul><li>The power of government rests with the people who express their ideas through voting: popular sovereignty was used before the Civil War. </li></ul><ul><li>Civil War allowed voters in a new territory to decide to whether to allow slavery. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Nullification Crisis <ul><li>South Carolina threatened to secede from the United States if the Tariff government tried to collect tariff duties in their state. </li></ul><ul><li>South Carolina used the doctrine of states rights to try and nullify the tariff laws. </li></ul><ul><li>South Carolina backed down from their threat to secede and a compromise tariff bill was passed. </li></ul>
  10. 10. States Rights <ul><li>States Rights was the idea that states had the right to control all issues/laws in their state not specifically given to the federal government by the specific words of the constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>It was used by Southern States to argue that they had the right to nullify federal laws they did not agree with. </li></ul>
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