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the branch of government that creates laws
governing body responsible for making laws
U.S. House of Representatives
the lower house of the U.S. Congress
U.S. Supreme Court
the highest court of the United States; it sits at the top of the federal court system
the national legislative body of the U.S., consisting of the Senate, or upper house, and the House of Representatives, or lower house
the branch of government that enforces the laws made by the legislative branch
the branch of government that interprets the laws made by the legislative branch
the head of the executive branch
the upper house of the U.S. Congress
SOL CE 6
Three Branches of Government
SS.912.A.3.1 Analyze the economic challenges to American farmers and farmers' responses to these challenges in the mid to late 1800s.
SS.912.A.2.7 Review the Native American experience.
SS.912.A.2.6 Compare the effects of the Black Codes and the Nadir on freed people, and analyze the sharecropping system and debt peonage as practiced in the United States.
SS.912.A.2.5 Assess how Jim Crow Laws influenced life for African Americans and other racial/ethnic minority groups.