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Social Studies - The branches of the government
Executive
Executive
the President
Legislative
This branch of the government is headed by the President of t…
This branch's powers include directing government, commanding…
Who is the chief law enforcer?
This branch is headed by Congress, which includes the House o…
Executive
This branch of the government is headed by the President of t…
Executive
This branch's powers include directing government, commanding…
18 terms
Branches of Government- Social Studies
Constitution
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy (Republic)
Document that describes how a country's government is set up…
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
All citizens create and vote on laws: No Representative.
Type of citizens vote in elections for representatives to mak…
Constitution
Document that describes how a country's government is set up…
Democracy
Type of government where the citizens have power through voti…
14 terms
social studies branches of government
legislative
executive
judicial
headed by congress (senate and house o…
law making
make sure that laws are enforced
judges whether laws follow the constitution
legislative
legislative
law making
executive
make sure that laws are enforced
29 terms
Social Studies - Branches of Government
Import
Diplomacy
Export
Market economy
Good or service sold within a country that is produced in ano…
Managing communication and relationships between countries.
Good or service produced within a country and sold outside th…
Economy in which individual consumers and producers make all…
Import
Good or service sold within a country that is produced in ano…
Diplomacy
Managing communication and relationships between countries.
12 terms
Social Studies-The Three Branches of Government
branch
three branches of government
Why is the Federal Government separate…
another name for the Legislative Branch
part
Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, Judicial Branch
The Constitution did not want one person or group to have too…
Congress
branch
part
three branches of government
Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, Judicial Branch
9 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government
Three branches of goverment
Legislative includes the...
House of Representatives
Senate
Executive ... Judicial ... Legislative
Senate and the House of Representatives
25 years old... Citizen for 7 years... 2 years term unlimited ... #'s…
30 years old... 2 per state (senator)... 9 years as a citizen ... 6 ye…
Three branches of goverment
Executive ... Judicial ... Legislative
Legislative includes the...
Senate and the House of Representatives
16 terms
social studies - branches of government
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
levels of government
makes the laws
sees that laws are obeyed
decides that laws are fair
local, parish, state and national
legislative branch
makes the laws
executive branch
sees that laws are obeyed
37 terms
Social studies branches of government
2
3
5
6 (congress)
Term in years for a Representative
Branches of Government
Freedoms in the First Amendment
Term in years for a Senator
2
Term in years for a Representative
3
Branches of Government
15 terms
social studies- branches of government
constitutuion
three branches of government
executive branch
legislative branch
a document that lays out a plan for the government
three branches that have their own job
enforces laws
makes laws
constitutuion
a document that lays out a plan for the government
three branches of government
three branches that have their own job
8 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: branches of government
who is the legislative branch and what…
legislative: house of representatives
legislative: senate
legislative: both
congress: makes laws
435 members, serve for 2 years, at least 25 years old and 7 y…
100 members, serve for 6 years, at least 30 years old and 9 y…
propose laws, overrule president with 2/3 vote, declare war,…
who is the legislative branch and what…
congress: makes laws
legislative: house of representatives
435 members, serve for 2 years, at least 25 years old and 7 y…
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Social Studies Branches of Government
What is the Legislative Branch?
What are the jobs of the Legislative B…
What are the terms and qualifications…
What are the terms and qualifications…
Article I of the Constitution and the lawmaking branch of gov…
Main job: Make laws. Regulate commerce, raise an army and a n…
Representatives are elected to 2-year terms. They must be at…
Senators are elected to 6-year terms. They must be at least 3…
What is the Legislative Branch?
Article I of the Constitution and the lawmaking branch of gov…
What are the jobs of the Legislative B…
Main job: Make laws. Regulate commerce, raise an army and a n…
28 terms
Social Studies: Branches of government
What are the three branches?
What does the Legislative Branch do?
What does the Executive Branch do?
What does the Judicial Branch do?
Judicial, Executive and Legislative
Makes laws
Enforces and vetoes laws
Interprets the laws/Constitution
What are the three branches?
Judicial, Executive and Legislative
What does the Legislative Branch do?
Makes laws
Social studies branches of government
Congress
Representative
Senator
Bill
The national legislative body of a nation especially of a rep…
A person or things that represents another or otheres.
A member of a senator.
A purposed law that is presented for discussion
Congress
The national legislative body of a nation especially of a rep…
Representative
A person or things that represents another or otheres.
18 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government
government
freedom
judge
responsibility
a group of people who help make decisions for a country or na…
the power to act, speak, or think as you want without getting…
a person who decides if someone is guilty in a court
something you should do
government
a group of people who help make decisions for a country or na…
freedom
the power to act, speak, or think as you want without getting…
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social studies branches of government
Executive branch
Judicial branch
Legislate branch
Individual rights
The branch of government that suggests laws of enforces the l…
The branch of government that decides the meanings of laws wh…
The branch of government that makes laws
Many of these are protected by the bill of rights
Executive branch
The branch of government that suggests laws of enforces the l…
Judicial branch
The branch of government that decides the meanings of laws wh…
social studies branches of government
1/3
2 years
6 years a term for
25
number of senators replaced every 2 years
a term for a member of the house of represenatives
a term for a member of the senate
the minimum age to be a member of the sentate
1/3
number of senators replaced every 2 years
2 years
a term for a member of the house of represenatives
10 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government
What establishes the 3 branches of Gov…
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial Branch
The Constitution
has to do with MAKING THE LAWS
Carries out plans and LAWS
Has to do with courts and judges and Evaluates the laws
What establishes the 3 branches of Gov…
The Constitution
legislative branch
has to do with MAKING THE LAWS
16 terms
Social Studies; Branches of government
Legislative Branch
Legislative Branch
Legislative Branch
Legislative Branch
Congress
Writes the laws
Confirms presidential appointments
Approves treaties
Legislative Branch
Congress
Legislative Branch
Writes the laws
23 terms
social studies: government branches
Prints money
Supreme Court is the highest court of…
Enforce laws
Decide what a law means
Legislative
Judicial
Executive
Judicial
Prints money
Legislative
Supreme Court is the highest court of…
Judicial
13 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Legislative
Writes laws
Grants money
Confirms presidential appointments
Declares war
Legislative
Writes laws
Legislative
Grants money
29 terms
Branches of Government - - Social Studies
Preamble
justice
domestic tranquility
general welfare
-the opening statement of the Constitution
-fairness
-peace at home
-the well-being of all the people
Preamble
-the opening statement of the Constitution
justice
-fairness
15 terms
Social Studies branches of government
prints money
enforce the laws
decides what a law means
declares war
legislative
executive
judicial
legislative
prints money
legislative
enforce the laws
executive
23 terms
social studies branches of government
James Madison
John Marshall
Judicial Branch of Government
Supreme Court Justice
Father of constitution
Head of the court to 1801-1835
made up of 9 supreme court justices and they make sure laws a…
Holds position for life
James Madison
Father of constitution
John Marshall
Head of the court to 1801-1835
16 terms
Social studies branches of government
Judical branch
executive branch
legislative branch
the legislative branch is made up of 2…
oversees the laws
recommends and carries out the laws
makes the laws
senate and house of representatives (congress)
Judical branch
oversees the laws
executive branch
recommends and carries out the laws
25 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government
Which branch of government has the Hou…
Which branch of government has the Sen…
Which branch of government has the Pre…
Which branch of government has the Cab…
Legislative Article #1
Legislative Article #1
Executive Article #2
Executive Article #2
Which branch of government has the Hou…
Legislative Article #1
Which branch of government has the Sen…
Legislative Article #1
27 terms
Social Studies branches of government
Judicial Branch
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Impeach
Interprets the laws
Makes the laws
Enforces the laws
Charge a political figure with a wrong doing ... ( House of Repr…
Judicial Branch
Interprets the laws
Legislative Branch
Makes the laws
55 terms
social studies: branches of government
legislative branch
senate
house of represnetatives
executive
law making, House of representatives and senate
6 years term, at least 30 years of age, 9 years of citizenshi…
2 year term, 25 years of age, need to live in the district wh…
carry out the laws. President
legislative branch
law making, House of representatives and senate
senate
6 years term, at least 30 years of age, 9 years of citizenshi…
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Social Studies Branches of the Government
Carries out the law
Vetoes Laws
Prepares budget
Makes Foreign Policy
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legislative)
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legistlative)
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legistlative)
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legistlative)
Carries out the law
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legislative)
Vetoes Laws
Executive Branch (How it checks the Legistlative)
19 terms
Social Studies Branches and government
What is an amendment?
How many amendments are there today
What are the first 10 amendments known…
Why do you think its so hard to get a…
a minor change in a document
27
The bill of rights
There are a lot of steps and it gets very complicated.
What is an amendment?
a minor change in a document
How many amendments are there today
27
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Social Studies Branches of Government
How many branches of government does t…
Which branch of government makes the l…
Which branch of government enforces th…
Who is the head of the Executive Branch?
3
legislative
executive
president
How many branches of government does t…
3
Which branch of government makes the l…
legislative
40 terms
Social studies branches of government
What are the duties of the legislative…
The legislative branch ________ the la…
How many parts make up the legislative…
Who are the senators of PA?
To write laws, confirm presidential appointments, grant money…
writes
2; House of Representatives and Senate; Congress
Bob Casey JR and Pat Toomey
What are the duties of the legislative…
To write laws, confirm presidential appointments, grant money…
The legislative branch ________ the la…
writes
26 terms
Three branches of government: Social Studies
Representatives
Representative
435 members
House of Representatives
Serve a 2 year term
Must be 25 years old to be elected and have been a citizen fo…
Members in the House of Representatives
Can propose tax laws
Representatives
Serve a 2 year term
Representative
Must be 25 years old to be elected and have been a citizen fo…
22 terms
social studies branches of government
how is the governor elected and for ho…
how many consecutive terms can a gover…
who becomes the governor if both the g…
appoint state officials, make sure tha…
popular vote and 4 year term
2 year term
the speaker of house of representatives
executive powers
how is the governor elected and for ho…
popular vote and 4 year term
how many consecutive terms can a gover…
2 year term
Social Studies 3 Branches of Government
Preamble
How is the constitution organized?
What is the number of representitives…
What is the number of people in the se…
The introduction to the U.S constitution
The U.S constitution is organized into 7 different articles,…
435
100
Preamble
The introduction to the U.S constitution
How is the constitution organized?
The U.S constitution is organized into 7 different articles,…
55 terms
Social Studies- three branches of government
Cloture
Constituent
Filibuster
Impeach
A technique used to limit the debate of a bill requires a thr…
A person who lives in a legislator's district.
A technique used to "kill" a bill by debating it until it is…
To bring formal charges against any federal official suspecte…
Cloture
A technique used to limit the debate of a bill requires a thr…
Constituent
A person who lives in a legislator's district.
18 terms
Social Studies (3 Branches of Government)
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Executive Branch, Powers
Judicial Branch
This branch consists of the House of Representatives and the…
This branch consists of the President , Vice president, and t…
Commander in Chief(military) Grants Pardons Make Treaties App…
The judicial branch is comprised of the Supreme Court and oth…
Legislative Branch
This branch consists of the House of Representatives and the…
Executive Branch
This branch consists of the President , Vice president, and t…
27 terms
Three Branches of the Government (social studies)
checks and balances
executive branch
legislative branch
Senate and House of Representatives
What system ensures that no one government branch has too muc…
The president, vice president, and cabinet make up this branc…
Congress makes up this branch of government.
Who makes up Congress?
checks and balances
What system ensures that no one government branch has too muc…
executive branch
The president, vice president, and cabinet make up this branc…
10 terms
Social Studies 9 - Government Branches
Government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
The body with power to make decisions for society.
The part of the government responsible for putting laws into…
The part of government that approves laws.
The part of the government that interprets and applies the la…
Government
The body with power to make decisions for society.
Executive Branch
The part of the government responsible for putting laws into…
28 terms
Social Studies Government Quiz- Branches
Presidential government
Parlimentary government
Legislative Branch composition
how many people in senate? house?
both executive and legislative branches equal and independent
members are both executive and legislative branch
congress which is made of the senate and house of representat…
2 from each of 50 states, according to population
Presidential government
both executive and legislative branches equal and independent
Parlimentary government
members are both executive and legislative branch
78 terms
Social Studies 3 Branches of Government
Preamble
How is the constitution organized?
What is the number of representitives…
What is the number of people in the se…
The introduction to the U.S constitution
The U.S constitution is organized into 7 different articles,…
435
100
Preamble
The introduction to the U.S constitution
How is the constitution organized?
The U.S constitution is organized into 7 different articles,…
19 terms
Social Studies: Branches of Government Study Cards
Louisiana's state government is divide…
Louisiana's state Legislative branch i…
Which of the following descriptions do…
In Louisiana, which branch of governme…
3
Making our state laws
our Governor John Bel Edwards is head of this branch
Legislative Branch
Louisiana's state government is divide…
3
Louisiana's state Legislative branch i…
Making our state laws
11 terms
Social studies final ( Branches of Government )
Congress
House of representatives
Senate
Cloture
The legislative body that holds the senate and the House of R…
The lower house of the United States congress, is the most re…
The upper house of the US congress guaranteeing each state eq…
A procedure for ending a debate
Congress
The legislative body that holds the senate and the House of R…
House of representatives
The lower house of the United States congress, is the most re…
16 terms
Social Studies Three Branches of Government
What are the jobs of the executive, le…
What are the people associated with ea…
What are the buildings that symbolize…
What are the powers of the legislative…
Executive = Enforces the laws... Legislative = Makes the laws... Ju…
Executive = President, Vice-President, and Cabinet... Legislativ…
Executive = White House... Legislative = U.S. Capital Building... J…
Declare war, pass laws and taxes, impeach the President or ju…
What are the jobs of the executive, le…
Executive = Enforces the laws... Legislative = Makes the laws... Ju…
What are the people associated with ea…
Executive = President, Vice-President, and Cabinet... Legislativ…
18 terms
3 branches of government- 4th grade social studies
Executive
Executive
Executive
Executive
carries out law
governor/president
signs bills into law
veto's bills
Executive
carries out law
Executive
governor/president
21 terms
Social Studies branches of government Celebration
Constitution
Government
Reapportionment
Felonies
Document that explains the purpose, organization, and powers…
Through which a community is organized; it is empowered to ma…
Revising legislative district boundaries
Serious crimes
Constitution
Document that explains the purpose, organization, and powers…
Government
Through which a community is organized; it is empowered to ma…
7 terms
Social studies vocabulary:branches of government
Government
Legislature
Congress
Judge
Group of citizens that run a state community or country
Group of citizens chosen to make decisions for a state
Group of citizens chosen to make decisions for country
Leader of a court
Government
Group of citizens that run a state community or country
Legislature
Group of citizens chosen to make decisions for a state
11 terms
Social Studies 3 Branches of Government
This branch consists of the House of R…
This branch consists of the President…
This branch consists of the Supreme Co…
This branch makes the laws.
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Legislative Branch
This branch consists of the House of R…
Legislative Branch
This branch consists of the President…
Executive Branch
8 terms
Megan branches government (social studies)
Judicial
Executive
Legislative
constitution
congress, senators, house of representatives, ... -they make up…
President, Vice President ... -they president over sees the peop…
Supreme Court, judges... -make sure the laws are fair
-describes how the government is set up
Judicial
congress, senators, house of representatives, ... -they make up…
Executive
President, Vice President ... -they president over sees the peop…
15 terms
Social Studies Branches of Government: Vocabulary
Impeach
Veto
writ of habeas corpus
Speaker of the House
To bring charges against and official
to reject
(put in jail with trial) unless in Civil War or invasion
chosen to lead the House, preside over sessions, decide the o…
Impeach
To bring charges against and official
Veto
to reject
11 terms
Social Studies Final (Branches of Government)
Congress
House of Representitives
Senate
Cloture
the national legislative body of a country.
the lower house of the United States Congress.
the upper house of the United States Congress.
a procedure for ending a debate and taking a vote.
Congress
the national legislative body of a country.
House of Representitives
the lower house of the United States Congress.
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