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Origins of Government. Exam Review. Ms. Ramos. Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to: Family ties were the basis of the early state. Evolutionary. Ms. Ramos.

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Origins of government

Origins of Government

Exam Review

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to:Family ties were the basis of the early state.

  • Evolutionary

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to:The state arose from voluntary acts of free people.

  • Social Contract

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Is this Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR)?Works best in small societies. (similar wealth, values, beliefs)

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Is this Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR)? People form a community to meet common needs.

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to:A strong leader was the origin of the state.

  • Force

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to:Rulers are “chosen by God.”

  • Divine Right

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Is this Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR)? Good society is when everyone’s political rights are equally protected.

  • CL

Ms. Ramos


Who wrote about natural rights and governments job is to protect these rights

Who wrote about natural rights and governments job is to protect these rights?

  • Locke

Ms. Ramos


Who wrote about separation of powers and checks and balances

Who wrote about separation of powers and checks and balances?

  • Montesquieu

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Is this Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR)? To secure natural rights to freedom and equality, people create a social contract to form government.

  • CL

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Who wrote that the monarch is to respect private property, traditions & promote material prosperityand is associated with liberalism?

  • Machiavelli

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Who wrote about the fact that America would open up rights to include all over time and that common purpose would bind Americans?

  • Tocqueville

Ms. Ramos


Who wrote about life as being short nasty and brutish and was in favor of a strong government

Who wrote about life as being “short, nasty, and brutish” and was in favor of a strong government?

  • Hobbes

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

The form of government in which the will of the people is expressed through elected representatives is?

  • Indirect democracy/ Republic

Ms. Ramos


The theory underlying modern democracies was developed to challenge the idea that

The theory underlying modern democracies was developed to challenge the idea that

  • those of royal birth have an absolute authority to rule

Ms. Ramos


The term that describes an alliance of independent states is

The term that describes an alliance of independent states is ?

  • Confederation

Ms. Ramos


The type of democracy which features mass participation is

The type of democracy which features mass participation is

  • Direct democracy

Ms. Ramos


Decisions reached through merge differing viewpoints into a generally acceptable plan of action

Decisions reached through ____ merge differing viewpoints into a generally acceptable plan of action.

  • compromise

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement:The state exists to serve the will of the people.

  • Social contract

Ms. Ramos


The principle that the state possesses supreme and absolute power within its boundaries

The principle that the state possesses supreme and absolute power within its boundaries.

  • Sovereignty

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement:Religion is the basis of authority.

  • Divine Right

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Is this Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR)?People who work for the common good have “civic virtue.”

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement:The primitive family was the first form of government.

  • Evolutionary

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement:Family ties were the basis of the early state.

  • Evolutionary

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR):Good society is when everyone’s political rights are equally protected.

  • CL

Ms. Ramos


Classical liberalism cl or classical republicanism cr people form a community to meet common needs

Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR):People form a community to meet common needs.

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement: The state arose from voluntary acts of free people.

  • Social Contract

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement: In earliest history people lived in a “state of nature.”

  • Evolutionary

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement: The seizure of power was the first act of government.

  • Force

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR):To secure natural rights to freedom and equality, people create a social contract to form government.

  • CL

Ms. Ramos


Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement rulers are chosen by god

Which theory of the origin of the state is reflected in the statement:Rulers are “chosen by God.”

  • Divine Right

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Indicate to which theory of the origin of the state the following statement refers to:The seizure of power was the first act of government.

  • Force

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR):Works best in small societies. (similar wealth, values, beliefs)

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Origins of government

Classical Liberalism (CL) or Classical Republicanism (CR):People who work for the common good have “civic virtue.

  • CR

Ms. Ramos


Know the following people philosophers and their ideas

Know the following people/philosophers and their ideas

  • Montesquieu

  • Locke

  • Hobbes

  • Rousseau

  • Tocqueville

  • Machiavelli

Ms. Ramos


Short answer essay

Short Answer/ Essay

  • List the values (4) from antiquity that influenced the founding generation. Include a modern (last 10 years) example of one value and justify why it is an example.

  • Identify an issue. Include a Classical Liberalism and Classical Republicanism approach to the issue with a justification of how it meets CL and CR.

  • Identify the three ideas the social contract theory contribute to the development of the American system of government? Give an example of one on these in the US today and justify it.

Ms. Ramos


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