The Executive Branch
This branch is the head of the country and they execute the laws. It is made up of the President, the Vice President, and the Cabinet.
The Judicial Branch
This branch is responsible for interpreting the Constitution. It includes the supreme court, which consists of the Chief Justice and eight other Justices
The Legislative Branch
This branch is the law-making branch. It is made up of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
the power or right to prohibit or reject a proposed or intended act (especially the power of a chief executive to reject a bill passed by the legislature)
Unicameral vs. Bicameral
A legislature made up of one elected body. In contrast to a two-house legislature; for example, the Senate and House of Representatives in the Congress.
House of Representatives
This is one part of the bicameral legislature, with the number of representatives from each state being elected according to the number of people in each state.
The Supreme Court
the nations highest court whose principal function is to review decisions of the federal courts of appeals and the highest state courts