The traditions passed down to us from generation to generation.
A group of people chosen to make the laws.
A document giving permission to create a government.
Meant the abuse of power.
A from of government in which laws are made directly by the citizens.
A government in which representatives were elected to make laws.
Rights they are born with and that no government can take away.
Separation of powers
Dividing government power among legislative, executive, and judicial branches.
A written agreement to make and obey laws for the welfare of the group.