a change or modification to a constitution
the part of the government that writes laws
the part of the government that judges and settles disputes
the part of the US Government that makes laws
the name of the legislature of Japan
a meeting of people to discuss government business
a fixed idea that guides people and governments
a system where kings and queens hand power to their relatives
rule by one person
power is shared by a national and state governments
national government is weak and local governments are strong
a term for a part of a country, such as in Canada
something that comes from the mass of citizens or people
the way things actually are
the way things are supposed to be by law
to make a deal when both sides give in on some conditions
rights reserved to citizens that governments cannot interfere with
form of government allowing a large number of citizens to participate
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