History-How America Works

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Vocabulary Word List for History-How America Works (230)

  • A)

    Acts, Administration, Adoption, Advantage, Advice, Advise, Advocate, Affiliation, Agenda, Agreement, Allocate, AMENDMENT, Article, Assist, Attitude, Authority, Authorization

  • B)

    Balance, Ballot, Basic, Belief, Bicameral, Bill of Rights, Bipartisan, Bipartisanship, Branch, Budget, Bureaucracy

  • C)

    Cabinet, Campaign, Candidate, Capital, Caucus, Check, Citizenship, Clause, Cloture, Committee, CONCEIVE, Concurrent, Conduct, Congress, Consent, Constituent, Constitution, Contribute, Contribution, Control, Cooperation, Council, Court, Courtesy, Crossover, Curtail

  • D)

    Debate, Debt, Decision, Deficit, Delay, Delegate, Democracy, Department, Detente, Direct, Doctrine, Domestic

  • E)

    Efficacy, Election, Electoral College, Enforce, Engage, Enterprise, ENUMERATE, Equality, ESTABLISH, Evidence, Exclusive, Executive Branch, Exemplify, Expire, Express

  • F)

    Faction, Federal, FEDERALISM, Filibuster, First Amendment, Founding Fathers

  • G)

    Gerrymandering, Goal, Government, Grant, Guilt

  • H)


  • I)

    Ideals, Identification, Ideology, Illegal, Impact, Impeach, Implied, Impound, Inadmissible, Inalienable, Incumbent, Inefficiency, Influence, Inherent, Initiative, Insight, Interpretation, Interstate

  • J)

    Job, Joint, Judgment, Judicial

  • K)


  • L)

    Lame duck, Law, Leader, Legal, LEGISLATIVE, Legislator, Legislature, Lobby, Lobbyist, Local

  • M)

    Machine, Major, Majority, Management, Maritime, Meeting, Member, Minority

  • N)

    Nation, National, Nominate

  • O)

    Official, Oligarchy, ORDAIN, Outcome, Override

  • P)

    Parties, Partisan, PERFECT, PERPETUATE, Petition, Philosophy, Policy, Political party, Poll, Popular, Population, POSTERITY, Power, Presidential, Prevent, Primary, Procedure, Process, Proper, Protection, Public, Public domain, Punishment, Purpose

  • Q)

    Quality, Quest

  • R)

    Range, RATIFICATION, Recall, Referendum, Representative, REPUBLIC, Requirement, Reserve, Responsibility, Restraint, Review, Reward, Rights, Rule safe seat

  • S)

    Search, SECURE, Security, Sedition, Seizure, Select, Separation, Share, Signature, SIMULTANEOUS, Speaker of the House, Special interest, Spending, Split, State, Status, Strict, Successful, Suffrage, Support, Supreme, System

  • T)

    Tax, Technique, Tension, Term, Threaten, Ticket, TRANQUILITY, Two-thirds, Tyranny

  • U)

    Unconstitutional, Unicameral, UNIQUENESS, Unity, Unpopular

  • V)

    Various, Veto, Violation, Vital, Vote

  • W)

    Ward, Wealth, Whip, Wide, Worthy

  • X)


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  • Z)


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