Citizenship Theme 1- Rights and Responsibilities

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What are legal rights
Rights protected by the law of that country.
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What does the sales of goods act say?
1. Goods must be of a decent quality. 2. Goods must be fit for purpose. 3. Goods must match the description given.
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How long do you have to return the goods if it isn't up to scratch?
6 Months
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What organisations can help you by knowing when you're entitled to your money back?
Office of Fair Trading and Citizens' Advice Bureau
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Define Democracy
Rule by the people.
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How old do you have to be to vote?
18
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Define suffrage
The right to vote.
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What is the UDHR?
Universal Declaration Of Human Rights (1998)
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What is the EHRC?
Equality and Human Rights Commission
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What does the EHRC do?
They are interested in cases were there is an equality issue such as age, disability, race, religion or sexual orientation.
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What is a trade union
Trade unions try to improve the conditions of employment.
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Who does the International Criminal Court put on trial?
They try war criminal. These are people who are responsible for their country or soldiers committing war crimes. They are usually people in power!
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Define Devolution
The passing of powers from central to regional government.
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Define Multicultural
It is made up of many different cultures.
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Define Community Cohesion
When a whole of society works together for a common cause and a better understanding between communities.
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Define Prejudice
Thinking badly of other people without good reason.
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Define Stereotypes
Commonly held beliefs about groups of people.
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Define Descrimination
Someone treating certain people unfairly because of their prejudices.
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What is an Ethnic Ghetto
An area of mainly one ethnic group who become socially excluded.
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What does the sales of goods act say?

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1. Goods must be of a decent quality. 2. Goods must be fit for purpose. 3. Goods must match the description given.

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How long do you have to return the goods if it isn't up to scratch?

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What organisations can help you by knowing when you're entitled to your money back?

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Card 5

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Define Democracy

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millie skye

this has been super useful & helped stacks.....thanks muchly

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