Segment 2 Exam Review Worksheet

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Segment 2 Exam Review Worksheet

Active Citizens Unit

Examine multiple perspectives on a current issue

Different Perspectives
from the lesson:

1.

Increasing Spending on programs to end poverty


Your thoughts:


2.

Building new offshore drilling rigs


Your
thoughts


3.

Replacing a strip mall with a superstore


Your thoughts:



4.

Increasing the minimum driving age


Your thoughts:


Evaluate

the impact of Constitutional Ri
ghts

-

The First Amendment



What are the five rights?

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

Congress shall make n
o law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise
thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to
assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances

What
is not protected by the First Amendment?

Libel
:

Slander
:


Judicial review
:


























If citizens challenge a law's consistency with the Constitution, the U.S. Supreme Court can hear the case.

It will use its power of judicial review to mak
e a ruling on the case.

Famous Supreme Court Cases

1.

Marbury Vs. Madison
:



































2.

Plessy Vs. Ferguson
:




































3.

Brown Vs. Board of Ed.
:


































4.

Gideon v. Wainwright
:



































5.

Miranda v. Arizona
:



































6.

Tinker v. Des Moines
:



































7.

Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier
:


































8.

in re Gault
:





































Define media a
nd interest groups

Interest Groups
:

























Public P
olicy
:


























Supreme Court case
United States v. Nixon
:



































Political Parties in the United States

http://www.diffen.com/difference/Democrat_vs_Republican


1.

Democrats:




































2.

Republicans:





































3.

Third Parties
:





































American Money Unit

What are some needs?

























What are some wants?

























What is
Opportunity Cost
?






































Define Scarcity:

























Explain the relationship between Supply, demand, and price:















































What is a Market Economy?






































The United States has a mixed market economy.

What is that?


































What is Cultural Diffusion?






































Laws and Regulations



Define the following:

1.

Price Controls:

























2.

Patents
:

























What is the Stock Market?






































What is
Inflat
ion?


























What Is the Circular Flow of Money?
























What are
Taxes
? Why do we pay taxes?




































Going Global Unit

Types of Governments




How geography has influenced settlement, trade, and governments in North America
?






























What is
Standard of
Living
?







































What Are Domestic and Foreign Policy?






















Total
population

GDP per
capita

Literacy
rate

Average life
expectancy

Poverty
rate


What is the Currency Exchange?























What are some
International Organizations
?