7 terms

U.S. Government and Law

Armed Forces
The forces that combine military, naval, air force, and the marines of the nation.
Branches of Government
Three branches which are the Legislative, Judicial, and the Executive.
Decerlation of Independace
The document that Thomas Jefferson wrote.
Miranda Rights
The rights that the police read when they arrest someone which starts off with "You have the right to remain silent," and are named after Ernesto Miranda.
Presidential Power
The power of what the President of the United States does.
Supreme Court
The highest court in the United States which is located in Washington D.C.
The action of sueing someone whenever they commit a crime.