Connor's social studies flash cards

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Connor's social studies flash cards
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  1. This is the branch of government that decides whether laws are fair or constitutional.
    The Judicial branch.
  2. A form of government in which people elect representatives to run the government.
    Republic
  3. This system keeps any one branches from getting too powerful.
    Checks and balances
  4. The love of country.
    Patriotism
  5. A form of government in which people rule and are free to make choices about their lives and government.
    Democracy
  6. This branch of government makes the laws for the nation
    Legislative
  7. The sharing of power between state and federal governments.
    Federal system.
  8. People who work without pay.
    Volunteers
  9. This branch of government enforces the nation's laws
    Executive
  10. The purpose of this plan is to keep any one branch from contorlling the government.
    Constitution
  11. The name given to the first ten amendments of the Constitution.
    The Bill of Rights.
  12. Additions to the Constitution.
    Amendments.

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