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16 Cards in this Set

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Consul
An official who heads a consulate
Passport
An official document that identifies a traveler as a
citizen of a particular country
Passport
An official document that identifies a traveler as a citizen of a
particular country
Visa
A permit that allows a person to remain in a foreign country
for a certain length of time
Conservation
Protection of public lands and natural resources
Executive Agency
An independent agency responsible for dealing with specialized areas of government
Regulatory Commission
An independent agency that protects
the public by controlling certain types of business and industries
Government Corporation
A business owned and operated by the
government that provides services to the public
Red Tape
Inefficiency caused by too many rules and regulations
Spoils System
The practice of giving jobs as a reward for party loyalty
Merit System
The practice of giving government jobs to those who are most qualified
Foreign Policy
A government's plan for dealing with other nations
Civil Servant
A government employee
Civil Servant
A government employee
Embassy
A government office, headed by an ambassador, set
up in a foreign nation
Consulate
A government office in a foreign country that
protects the interests of its citizens