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US Constitution Ms. Ramos
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Article I: Legislative Bicameral – Upper: Senate – Lower: House of Representatives Makes law XBoRamQ2oI/US_Capitol_Building_at_night_Jan_2006.jpg Ms. Ramos
Article II: Executive – President – Vice President – Executive Departments Enforces laws b4a.healthyinterest.net/images/whitehouse2.jpg Pictures/PresidentialSeal.gif Ms. Ramos
Article III: Judicial – Supreme Court – Lower Courts Interprets law – Judicial Review: pwr to determine constitutionality ime- zone/usa/websites/government/judicia l-branch/supreme-court.jpg Ms. Ramos
Additional Articles Relations among the states How to change the Const. Const. is SUPREME law Ratification IV V VI VII Ms. Ramos
Amendments Bill of Rights: 1 st 10 Amendments – Promised by Federalists to get Anti-Federalists to ratify 27 Amendments total ll.of.rights.gif Ms. Ramos
Federalism – Gov divides its powers btwn national and state govts. Also, local gov. Intent of Framers – Federal system & Amendments Living Document – Amendments allow for change Ms. Ramos
Unwritten Est via custom & precedent: – Presidents Cabinet – Political Parties – Congressional Committees – Judicial Review Marbury v. Madison Ms. Ramos
The Constitution is the highest authority in the nation. It is the basic law of the United States The powers of the branches of government come from it.
Six Principles of American Government. 1. Popular Sovereignty People are the source of gov t power Key aspect of democracy.
Chapter Three, Section Three. The Structure of the Constitution.
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EXECUTIVE BRANCH The purpose of the Executive Branch is to carry out the laws. President Vice President Cabinet.
CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Meets in Philadelphia from May to September of President of the Convention- George Washington. Architect of the Constitution-
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The Constitutional Convention. I. Articles of Confederation A. Americas 1st constitution B. Adopted during the Revolutionary War (1777) C. States had.
If men are not angels, what are they? (James Madisons perspective) Why are governments necessary? (James Madisons perspective) Is Madison right? Are governments.
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Chapter 3 Section 1. Only RHODE ISLAND did not take part in the convention because it did not believe in a stronger central government. It began in Philadelphias.
The Constitution Magruder Chapter Three. The Six Basic Principles Section One.
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QUIZ ONE EOC Judicial – Systems / Structures. EOC Questions The majority of the job of the Supreme Court is to decide whether laws or actions by the government.
The Constitution was written in 1787 by 55 men we call the Framers of the Constitution. These men included George Washington and Ben Franklin.
The Basic Structure of the Georgia state constitution Directions: Match the description with the appropriate Article in Georgia constitution.
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The Constitutional Convention May-September 1787 Goal: Amend the Articles of Confederation Ideas behind the Constitution: –The Enlightenment –3-part government.
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