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Name two facts about Trenton.
- 1. 1790 became NJ capital
- 2. 2nd oldest capital in the US
A set of laws by which a place is governed is called a ______.
1776 the first NJ Constitution. The last set of changes were made in ______ and ______.
1844 and 1947
What is the name of the building where the governement leaders meet?
Capitol - statehouse
Name the 3 branches of government.
Who heads the Executive branch and what do they do?
- Governor heads
- *make sure laws are being followed
Which branch makes the laws for the state?
A district of the state with about the same number of people for the election for representatives to the state is caslled the _______ District.
What is a possible law called?
If you turn down a BILL you ____ it.
Which branch explains the laws and is made up of chief justices?
What is the highest court in the state called?
State Supreme Court
What is a COUNTY SEAT?
a town or city where the government is located for the county
Who makes the laws for the county?
*think you really like this mall b/c it has the Cheesecake Factory there
True or False
NJ has 3 State Senators.
2 State senators
What would you like to do?
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