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31 terms
Branches of Government
bicameral legislature
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
bill
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
14 terms
Branches of Government
SUPREME COURT
9 JUSTICES
CONGRESS
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES & SENATE
Where does the judicial branch meet?
Who is in the judicial branch?
What is the law-making group of the legislative branch called?
What are the 2 parts of the legislative branch called?
SUPREME COURT
Where does the judicial branch meet?
9 JUSTICES
Who is in the judicial branch?
9 terms
Branches of Government
Who is in Charge of the Executive Branch
Who is in Charge of the Legislative Br…
Who is in Charge of the Judicial Branch
What is the Executive Branches Job
President
Congress
Supreme Court
Enforce Laws
Who is in Charge of the Executive Branch
President
Who is in Charge of the Legislative Br…
Congress
25 terms
Branches of Government
What branch makes laws?
What branch carries out the laws?
What branch interprets the laws?
Who makes up congress?
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Senate and House of Representatives
What branch makes laws?
Legislative Branch
What branch carries out the laws?
Executive Branch
10 terms
Branches of Government
The Legislative Branch includes
The Judicial Branch includes
Job of the judicial branch
How many branches of government?
Congress - Senate and House of Representatives
Supreme Court & Federal courts
explain the laws
Three
The Legislative Branch includes
Congress - Senate and House of Representatives
The Judicial Branch includes
Supreme Court & Federal courts
15 terms
Branches of Government
Executive branch
Judicial Branch
The President
Supreme Court
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
in charge of the US military, can veto bills he/she does not…
Court that makes sure our nation's laws follow the Constituti…
Executive branch
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
Judicial Branch
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
20 terms
Branches of Government
What branch makes laws?
What branch carries out the laws?
What branch interprets the laws?
Who makes up congress?
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Senate and House of Representatives
What branch makes laws?
Legislative Branch
What branch carries out the laws?
Executive Branch
14 terms
Branches of Government
Where does the judicial branch meet?
Who is in the judicial branch?
What is the law-making group of the le…
What are the 2 parts of the legislativ…
SUPREME COURT
9 JUSTICES
CONGRESS
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES & SENATE
Where does the judicial branch meet?
SUPREME COURT
Who is in the judicial branch?
9 JUSTICES
8 terms
Branches of Government
Government ( 政府 )
Legislative Branch (立法)
Executive Branch (行政人员)
Congress
The system used to make and enforce laws in a country.
The branch of the U.S. government that writes the laws of our…
This branch enforces laws. They can sign laws (ok!) or vetos…
The head of the legislative branch. Made up of two organizati…
Government ( 政府 )
The system used to make and enforce laws in a country.
Legislative Branch (立法)
The branch of the U.S. government that writes the laws of our…
25 terms
Branches of Government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Representative
The President, Vice President and Cabinet. They sign laws, ca…
The Senate and House of Representatives. They write and vote…
The Supreme Court. Branch of government that decides if laws…
Elected by the people to serve in the House of Representative…
Executive Branch
The President, Vice President and Cabinet. They sign laws, ca…
Legislative Branch
The Senate and House of Representatives. They write and vote…
19 terms
Branches of Government
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
Senate and House of Representatives
makes or changes the laws
executes or carries out the laws
studies and interprets laws
Who makes up the Legislative Branch?
legislative branch
makes or changes the laws
executive branch
executes or carries out the laws
14 terms
Branches of Government
SUPREME COURT
9 JUSTICES
CONGRESS
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES & SENATE
Where does the judicial branch meet?
Who is in the judicial branch?
What is the law-making group of the legislative branch called?
What are the 2 parts of the legislative branch called?
SUPREME COURT
Where does the judicial branch meet?
9 JUSTICES
Who is in the judicial branch?
10 terms
Branches of Government
The Legislative Branch includes
The Judicial Branch includes
Job of the judicial branch
How many branches of government?
Congress - Senate and House of Representatives
Supreme Court & Federal courts
explain the laws
Three
The Legislative Branch includes
Congress - Senate and House of Representatives
The Judicial Branch includes
Supreme Court & Federal courts
14 terms
Branches of Government
What branch makes laws?
What branch carries out the laws?
What branch interprets the laws?
Who makes up congress?
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Senate and House of Representatives
What branch makes laws?
Legislative Branch
What branch carries out the laws?
Executive Branch
20 terms
Branches of Government
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
Senate and House of Representatives
makes or changes the laws
executes or carries out the laws
studies and interprets laws
Who makes up the Legislative Branch?
legislative branch
makes or changes the laws
executive branch
executes or carries out the laws
14 terms
Branches of Government
SUPREME COURT
9 JUSTICES
CONGRESS
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES & SENATE
Where does the judicial branch meet?
Who is in the judicial branch?
What is the law-making group of the legislative branch called?
What are the 2 parts of the legislative branch called?
SUPREME COURT
Where does the judicial branch meet?
9 JUSTICES
Who is in the judicial branch?
23 terms
Branches of Government
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Legislative Branch
President
Idea that allows different branches of government to limit th…
consisting of 3 independent and coequal branches of government
Article I of the Constitution; makes laws, has the power to d…
Head of the executive Branch
Checks and Balances
Idea that allows different branches of government to limit th…
Separation of Powers
consisting of 3 independent and coequal branches of government
13 terms
Branches of Government
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
Federalism
Both houses of Congress
the president and all those who work for him
the Supreme Court
a system of government where multiple levels of government sh…
Legislative
Both houses of Congress
Executive
the president and all those who work for him
9 terms
Branches of Government
president
vice president
cabinet
supreme court
A woman or man who runs a state for 8 years.
If something happened to the president the vice president wil…
A place where the people will decide who the president is
The supreme court is the court of america
president
A woman or man who runs a state for 8 years.
vice president
If something happened to the president the vice president wil…
7 terms
Branches of Government
judicial
executive
legislative
constitution
the branch of government that interprets the law
the branch of government that enforces the law
the branch of government that makes the law
the basic laws of a nation
judicial
the branch of government that interprets the law
executive
the branch of government that enforces the law
18 terms
Branches of Government
Constitution
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy (republic)
document that describes how a country's govt. is up and how i…
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
all citizens create and vote on laws; no Representatives
type of citizens vote in elections for representatives to mak…
Constitution
document that describes how a country's govt. is up and how i…
Democracy
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
5 terms
Branches of Government
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
U.S. Constitution
The part of government that creates laws.
The part of government that makes sure laws follow the consti…
The part of government that carries out the laws and approves…
The set of laws of the United States that explains how the go…
Legislative Branch
The part of government that creates laws.
Judicial Branch
The part of government that makes sure laws follow the consti…
8 terms
Branches of Government
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Compromise
The branch of government that passes laws. This was the only…
The branch of government that enforces laws. The president is…
The branch of government that decides if laws are fair and in…
This terms is what happens with each side gives up something…
Legislative Branch
The branch of government that passes laws. This was the only…
Executive Branch
The branch of government that enforces laws. The president is…
12 terms
Branches of Government
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
Congress
a draft of a law
a group of people who give advice to the President
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
It is made up of the Senate and the House of Representatives…
bill
a draft of a law
cabinet
a group of people who give advice to the President
Branches of Government
officers
Supreme court
Jury
Judicial branch
Arrest people who break laws.
The highest court.
listens to people tell their stories in the courts.
Decides cases and make rulings on laws
officers
Arrest people who break laws.
Supreme court
The highest court.
17 terms
Branches of Government
Judicial branch
Supreme Court
Rights of the accused
Chief Justice
the courts who interpret the laws can declare laws unconstitu…
Highest court in the land
Miranda Rights, evidence taken illegally couldn't be used, fr…
Head of the Supreme Court
Judicial branch
the courts who interpret the laws can declare laws unconstitu…
Supreme Court
Highest court in the land
31 terms
Branches of Government
bicameral legislature
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
bill
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
5 terms
Branches of Government
Congress
House of Representatives
Senate
Supreme Court
Legislative Branch of government, makes the laws, made of Sen…
435 members, election based on population of each state
100 members, 2 Senators per State
Consists of nine justices, each appointed by the President an…
Congress
Legislative Branch of government, makes the laws, made of Sen…
House of Representatives
435 members, election based on population of each state
11 terms
branches of government
separation of powers
legislative branch
executive branch
veto
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
the branch of government that makes the laws
the branch of government that has the power to enforce the laws
to reject
separation of powers
the division of powers among the three branches of the nation…
legislative branch
the branch of government that makes the laws
Branches of Government
Constitution
United States
government
branches of government
Constitution
United States
government
branches of government
Constitution
Constitution
United States
United States
30 terms
Branches of Government
bicameral legislature
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
bill
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
12 terms
Branches of Government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Representative
The President, Vice President and Cabinet. They sign laws, ca…
The Senate and House of Representatives. They write and vote…
The Supreme Court. Branch of government that decides if laws…
Elected by the people to serve in the House of Representative…
Executive Branch
The President, Vice President and Cabinet. They sign laws, ca…
Legislative Branch
The Senate and House of Representatives. They write and vote…
19 terms
Branches of Government
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
Congress
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
the legislative, or lawmaking, body of the US government, mad…
bill
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
cabinet
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
9 terms
Branches of Government
executive branch
veto
legislative branch
judicial branch
the part of the government that carries out the laws
the power to say "no" to a law
the part of the government that makes the laws
the part of the government that decides if laws are fair and…
executive branch
the part of the government that carries out the laws
veto
the power to say "no" to a law
15 terms
Branches of Government
Executive branch
Judicial Branch
The President
Supreme Court
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
in charge of the US military, can veto bills he/she does not…
Court that makes sure our nation's laws follow the Constituti…
Executive branch
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
Judicial Branch
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
8 terms
Branches of government
legislative
executive
judicial
congress
Makes the laws
Carries out the laws
Allows the court to determine the constitutionality of laws
Name one branch or part of the government.
legislative
Makes the laws
executive
Carries out the laws
19 terms
Branches of Government
Judicial
Virginia Constitution
General Assembly
Executive
Which branch of government decides cases about people accused…
What document sets up our branches of government?
Who runs the legislative branch for Virginia?
Which branch of government makes sure state laws are carried…
Judicial
Which branch of government decides cases about people accused…
Virginia Constitution
What document sets up our branches of government?
8 terms
The Branches of Government
Constitution
democratic
department
tax
the document that describes the laws of the United States
run by the people
a part of the government that has a certain job
money that people must pay to help run the country
Constitution
the document that describes the laws of the United States
democratic
run by the people
15 terms
Branches of Government
Executive branch
Judicial Branch
The President
Supreme Court
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
in charge of the US military, can veto bills he/she does not…
Court that makes sure our nation's laws follow the Constituti…
Executive branch
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
Judicial Branch
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
Branches of Government
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
Senate and House of Representatives
makes or changes the laws
executes or carries out the laws
studies and interprets laws
Who makes up the Legislative Branch?
legislative branch
makes or changes the laws
executive branch
executes or carries out the laws
15 terms
Branches of Government
Executive branch
Judicial Branch
The President
Supreme Court
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
in charge of the US military, can veto bills he/she does not…
Court that makes sure our nation's laws follow the Constituti…
Executive branch
The president is the head of this branch along with his/her c…
Judicial Branch
made up of nine Justices who have their job for life, makes d…
13 terms
Branches of Government
Checks and Balances
Legislative Branch
President
Supreme Court
Idea that allows different branches of government to limit th…
makes laws, has the power to declare war, override a veto, ap…
Head of the executive Branch
Main group within the judicial Branch; has 9 judges
Checks and Balances
Idea that allows different branches of government to limit th…
Legislative Branch
makes laws, has the power to declare war, override a veto, ap…
11 terms
Branches of the Government
Congress
Enforce
Executive Branch
House of Representatives
the Senate and the House of Representatives
to make people obey or follow the laws
branch that enforces Federal laws
the 1st house of Congress; makers of Federal Laws
Congress
the Senate and the House of Representatives
Enforce
to make people obey or follow the laws
13 terms
Branches of Government
makes
president
enforces
cabinet
The Legislative Branch ___________________ the laws.
The branch is headed by the________________.
This body _________________the laws.
The__________________ helps the President.
makes
The Legislative Branch ___________________ the laws.
president
The branch is headed by the________________.
Branches of Government
Executive
Legislative
Judicial
Cabinet
1. Enforces laws... 2. President, Vice President, and Cabinet
1. Creates Laws... 2. Senate and House of Representative
1. Interprets laws... 2. Judges
Leaders of the executive departments, who also act as adviser…
Executive
1. Enforces laws... 2. President, Vice President, and Cabinet
Legislative
1. Creates Laws... 2. Senate and House of Representative
10 terms
3 Branches of Government
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
FIrst Ammendment
*CREATES or MAKES laws... * power to DECLARE WAR
*ENFORCES or carries out laws
*INTERPRETS laws... *power to declare laws or actions by the gov…
Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Religion, Freedom of Petition,…
Legislative Branch
*CREATES or MAKES laws... * power to DECLARE WAR
Executive Branch
*ENFORCES or carries out laws
9 terms
Branches of Government
president
vice president
cabinet
supreme court
The person in charge of the country
The person under the president.
A place where the people will decide who the president is
The supreme court is the court of america
president
The person in charge of the country
vice president
The person under the president.
37 terms
Branches of Government
Census
Constituents
Gerrymander
Expressed Powers
population count
people represented
oddly shaped district designed to increase the voting strengt…
powers delegated to the Congress that are clearly listed
Census
population count
Constituents
people represented
10 terms
Three Branches of Government
government
power
Founding Fathers
Constitution
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
the ability to take control of someone or something
the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphi…
the document which establishes the basic principles of the Am…
government
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
power
the ability to take control of someone or something
31 terms
Branches of Government
bicameral legislature
bill
cabinet
checks and balances
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
the system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
bill
a proposal presented to a legislative body for possible enact…
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