Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/64

Click to flip

64 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
REPUBLICAN

SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE
JOHN BOEHNER
DEMOCRAT

SR. U.S. SENATOR OF WEST VIRGINIA
JAY ROCKEFELLER
DEMOCRAT

JR. U.S. SENATOR OF WEST VIRGINIA
JOE MANCHIN
DEMOCRAT

ACTING GOVERNOR OF WEST VIRGINIA
EARL RAY TOMBLIN
CHIEF JUSTICE OF U.S. SUPREME COURT
JOHN ROBERTS
SECRETARY OF STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA
NATALIE TENNANT
COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE OF WEST VIRGINIA
GUS DOUGLASS
SECRETARY OF STATE
HILLARY CLINTON
SECRETARY OF DEFENSE
ROBERT GATES
WEST VIRGINIA U.S. REPRESENTATIVE OF 3RD DISTRICT
NICK RAHALL
FREEDOM OF SPEECH, PRESS, RELIGION, PETITION, ASSEMBLY
1ST AMENDMENT
PROHIBITS UNREASONABLE SEARCHES & SEIZURES
4TH AMENDMENT
DOUBLE JEOPARDY, DUE PROCESS, GRAND JURY, EMINENT DOMAIN, SELF INCRIMINATION
5TH AMENDMENT
RIGHT TO A SPEEDY & PUBLIC TRIAL
6TH AMENDMENT
RESTRICTIONS ON BAIL, FINES, PUNISHMENT
8TH AMENDMENT
CANNOT DENY A PERSON'S RIGHT TO VOTE BASED ON RACE/COLOR
15TH AMENDMENT
POWER OF CONGRESS TO TAX INCOMES
16TH AMENDMENT
WOMEN GOT THE RIGHT TO VOTE
19TH AMENDMENT
LIMITED PRESIDENTIAL TERMS
22ND AMENDMENT
18 YEAR OLDS GOT THE RIGHT TO VOTE
26TH AMENDMENT
CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS
CENSUS
GERRYMANDERING
435 MEMBERS
WEST VIRGINIA = 3
U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
HOUSE THAT NEVER DIES
2/STATE
1/3 ELECTED EVERY 2 YRS
UPPER HOUSE
6-YEAR TERM
U.S. SENATE
DEPARTMENT THAT DEALS WITH FOREIGN POLICY
STATE
DEPARTMENT THAT PROTECTS THE U.S. VS. TERRORISM
HOMELAND SECURITY
DEPARTMENT INCLUDES SECRET SERVICE & IRS
TREASURY
DEPARTMENT THAT REPRESENTS THE U.S. IN COURT
JUSTICE
DEPARTMENT THAT INCLUDES THE CENSUS AND NOAA
COMMERCE
LARGEST DEPARTMENT LOCATED AT THE PENTAGON
DEFENSE
DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
INTERIOR
DEPARTMENT WITH SOCIAL SECURITY & CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
DEPARTMENT DEALS WITH UNEMPLOYMENT & MINIMUM WAGE
LABOR
DEPARTMENT WITH NUCLEAR, HYDROELECTRIC, COAL
ENERGY
MINIMAL TECHNOLOGY
RURAL/NONINDUSTRIALIZED AREAS
TRADITIONAL ECONOMY
CUBA, CHINA, NORTH KOREA, VIETNAM
CONTROL ALL MEANS OF PRODUCTION
COMMAND ECONOMY
PEOPLE FREE TO BUY GOODS & SERVICES
CAPITALISM & FREE ENTERPRISE
MARKET ECONOMY
PRODUCTION PRIVATELY OWNED BUT GOVT GUIDES ECONOMY
PEOPLE & GOVT SHARE ECONOMIC DECISIONS
MIXED ECONOMY
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
HEAD OF ARMED FORCES
COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
HEADS FEDERAL BUREAUCRACY
CHIEF EXECUTIVE
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
MAKES TREATIES AND APPOINTS AMBASSADORS
CHIEF DIPLOMAT
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
HEAD OF REPUBLICANS/DEMOCRATS
CHIEF OF PARTY
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
CONGRESS MUST CONSIDER PRESIDENT'S IDEAS
LEGISLATIVE LEADER
ROLE OF PRESIDENT
SYMBOL OF COUNTRY
CHIEF OF STATE
PRESIDENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS
35 YEARS OLD
NATURALIZED BORN CITIZEN
LIVE IN U.S. 14 YEARS
U.S. SENATE QUALIFICATIONS
30 YEARS OLD
LIVE IN U.S. 9 YEARS
LIVE IN STATE REPRESENTED
U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES QUALIFICATIONS
25 YEARS OLD
LIVE IN U.S. 7 YEARS
LIVE IN STATE/CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT REPRESENTED
WEST VIRGINIA GOVERNOR QUALIFICATIONS
U.S. CITIZEN
30 YEARS OLD
MUST NOT HAVE DUELED WITH DEADLY WEAPONS
# ELECTORAL VOTES NEEDED TO BECOME PRESIDENT
270
STATE THAT IS A COMMONWEALTH
VIRGINIA
PRESENT SESSION OF CONGRESS
112TH CONGRESS
WHAT # WAS WEST VIRGINIA ADMITTED AS A STATE?
35TH
WORK TO GET CANDIDATES ELECTED TO POLITICAL OFFICE
POLITICAL PARTIES
PEOPLE FORMULATE THEIR POLITICAL ATTITUDES AND OPINIONS
POLITICAL SOCIALIZATION
TAKEN TO DETERMINE PEOPLE'S ATTITUDES AND OPINIONS
POLL
TECHNIQUES AIMED TO BE PERSUASIVE
PROPAGANDA
ATTITUDES HELD BY A SIGNIFICANT # OF PEOPLE ABOUT GOVERNMENT
PUBLIC OPINION
FEDERAL OFFICER WHO MAKES ARRESTS, SERVES LEGAL PAPERS, SECURE JURORS
U.S. MARSHAL
HELD THE FIRST TUESDAY AFTER THE FIRST MONDAY IN NOVEMBER
GENERAL ELECTION
TAKING PRIVATE PROPERTY FOR PUBLIC USE
EMINENT DOMAIN
SUPREME COURT DECISION
SUSPECTS HAVE RIGHT TO AN ATTORNEY
MIRANDA VS. ARIZONA
AGREEMENT BETWEEN STATES AND ITS CITIZENS ABOUT GOVERNMENT
SOCIAL CONTRACT THEORY
DELAY A PERSON'S PUNISHMENT UNTIL A COURT DECIDES ON THE CASE
REPRIEVE
SHARED BY BOTH FEDERAL AND STATE GOVERNMENTS
CONCURRENT POWERS
PRESIDENTIAL SPEECH GIVEN ANNUALLY TO A JOINT SESSION OF CONGRESS
STATE OF THE UNION
STATED GRIEVANCES AGAINST THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT
DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE