Civics + Citizenship Key Terms (Government (Democracy a system of…
Civics + Citizenship Key Terms
A rule that is made to protect.
A law made by judges relating to previous events.
an earlier event or action that is regarded as an example or guide to be considered in subsequent similar circumstances.
Law made by the Parliament.
Law making responsibilities are to government agencies.
A law that has been written and needs to go through
Some thing that somebody is entitled to.
Local Government is in charge of town planning, rubbish collection, water and sewage, local roads and pet control.
State Government is in charge of schools, housing and hospitals, roads and railways, police and ambulance services.
Federal Government collect taxes and use it for trade, defence, immigration and for the environment.
a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives.
a body of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organisation is acknowledged to be governed.
the action or process of settling among and establishing control over the indigenous people of an area.
Land that is legally deemed to be unoccupied or uninhabited. In Australia the question of whether British colonisers had regarded the continent as Terra Nullius at the time of the original settlement, and, if so, whether this was a proper designation, was at the centre of several important legal cases in the late 20th and early 21st Centuries.
a group of states with a central government but independence in internal affairs.
A bacteria, which causes the Black Death.
A largely spread disease, which is infectous
The Four Humours are yellow bile, black bile, blood and phlegm.
Coming from multiple sources to support a statement or theory.