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  1. electors
    in each state shall have qualifications requisite for electors of the most numerous branch of the state legislature
  2. enumeration
    shall be made within three years after the first meeting of the congress of the united states and within every subsequent term of ten year in such manner as they shall by law direct
  3. impeachment
    the house of representatives shall choose their speaker and other officers:and shall have the sole power
  4. quorum
    the minimum number of members that must be present for official business
  5. nauralization
    a way to give full citizenship to a person of foreign birth
  6. ex post facto law
    a law that would make an act a criminal offense after it was committed
  7. natural born citizen
    a citizen born in the u.s.a
  8. reprieves
    delays or cancellations of punishment
  9. inferior courts
    courts with less authority than the supreme court
  10. appellate
    having power to review court decisions
  11. suffage
    right to vote
  12. due process of law
    fair treatment under the law
  13. bail
    money paid by arrested persons to guarantee they return for trial
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2013-10-31 02:59:47
social studies

vocab due for test on friday
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