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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?
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
Branches of Government
Government
Law
-Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
the governing body of a nation, state, or community
a rule written by the government
the branch of government that enforces or carries out the laws
the branch of government that interprets laws
Government
the governing body of a nation, state, or community
Law
a rule written by the government
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…
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…
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
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
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
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
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
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…
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
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
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
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
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…
9 terms
Branches of Government
The powers of gov't (federally and pro…
What are the three branches of gov't?
Describe the Executive Branch.....
Who makes up the Executive Branch?
False, there are only 3 branches. lol :)
Executive... Legislative... Judicial
Has the power to MAKE DECISIONS and ADMINISTER them through t…
Prime Minister... Cabinet... Governor General
The powers of gov't (federally and pro…
False, there are only 3 branches. lol :)
What are the three branches of gov't?
Executive... Legislative... Judicial
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
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…
Branches of Government
law
majority
Why is it important for people to vote…
Bush, Johnson, Eisenhower
an act of Congress which has been signed by the president
more than half, especially in a vote
A vote from each person is a voice to be heard. People vote f…
Presidents from Texas
law
an act of Congress which has been signed by the president
majority
more than half, especially in a vote
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…
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?
15 terms
Branches of Government
Checks and Balances
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Limits the power of each branch of government
Enforces the laws
Makes the laws
Interprets the laws
Checks and Balances
Limits the power of each branch of government
Executive Branch
Enforces the laws
38 terms
Branches of government
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Which branch writes laws?
Which branch approves treaties?
Which branch grants money?
Which branch declares war?
Legislative
Which branch writes laws?
Legislative
Which branch approves treaties?
Branches of Government
Branches of government
House of Representatives
Congress
Senate
the division of government into three sections as established…
a section of the congress that is made up of 435 elected offi…
the governing body of the legislative branch that is made up…
a section of the congress that is made up of 100 senators (2…
Branches of government
the division of government into three sections as established…
House of Representatives
a section of the congress that is made up of 435 elected offi…
12 terms
Branches of Government
Executive Branch Members
Executive Branch Job
Executive Branch- How they get their Job
Legislative Branch Members
President... Vice-President... President's Cabinet
Enforces the Laws
President (elected by people),... Vice President (elected by the…
Congress (Senate and House of Representatives)
Executive Branch Members
President... Vice-President... President's Cabinet
Executive Branch Job
Enforces the Laws
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…
Branches of Government
Supreme Court
House of Representative and Senate
President
Judicial Branch
Where the Judicial Branch meets and the head of the Judicial…
What are the 2 parts of the legislative branch called?
Who is the head of the executive branch?
Which branch interprets the constitution and the laws and rev…
Supreme Court
Where the Judicial Branch meets and the head of the Judicial…
House of Representative and Senate
What are the 2 parts of the legislative branch called?
27 terms
Branches of Government
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
Executive Branch
President
Vice President
Cabinet
Makes Treaties
Executive Branch
President
Executive Branch
Vice President
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
38 terms
Branches of government
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Which branch writes laws?
Which branch approves treaties?
Which branch grants money?
Which branch declares war?
Legislative
Which branch writes laws?
Legislative
Which branch approves treaties?
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
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…
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…
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…
27 terms
Branches of Government
bicameral legislature
Federalism
cabinet
Republicanism
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
Sharing of powers between the states and National Government
the group of officials who head government departments and ad…
People choose their REPresentatives
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body composed of two houses
Federalism
Sharing of powers between the states and National Government
15 terms
Branches of Government
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial Branch
The President
Congress and House of Representatives. ... Branch of government…
The president is the head of this branch along with his cabin…
The Supreme Court is the head of this branch. It is made up o…
In charge of the US military, can veto bills he does not agre…
Legislative branch
Congress and House of Representatives. ... Branch of government…
Executive branch
The president is the head of this branch along with his cabin…
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?
Branches of Government
What are the three branches of the U.S…
Congress is made up of the...
Which branch has the power to carry ou…
The executive branch is made up of...
What are the three branches of the U.S…
Congress is made up of the...
40 terms
Branches of Government
limited government
Great Compromise
bicameral legislature
checks and balances
The basic principle of the American system of government; bel…
The plan for a two-house legislature adopted at the Constitut…
A lawmaking body composed of two houses.
The system set up by the US Constitution in which each branch…
limited government
The basic principle of the American system of government; bel…
Great Compromise
The plan for a two-house legislature adopted at the Constitut…
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
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…
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
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
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
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