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What is an amendment? A change to the Constitution
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution? The Bill of Rights
How many amendments does the Constitution have? 27
Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the federal government. What is one power of the federal government? To print money To declare war
There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them. Citizens 18 and older can vote Any citizen can vote You don’t have to pay to vote
What is the name of the Vice President of the United States now? Joe Biden
Who is the Chief Justice of the United States now? John Roberts
What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now? John Boehner
Who is one of your state’s U.S. Senators now? Al Franken Amy Klobuchar
Name your U.S. Representative. Keith Ellison
What are the two parts of the U.S. Congress? The Senate House of Representatives
Who makes federal laws? Congress
The House of Representatives has how many voting members? 435
We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years? 6
Why do some states have more Representatives than other states? Because some states have more people
Who is the Commander in Chief of the military? The President
In what month do we vote for President? November
Who signs bills to become laws? Who vetoes bills? The President
What does the President’s cabinet do? advises the President
What are two cabinet-level positions? Secretary of State Secretary of Education
How many justices are on the Supreme Court? 9
What is the highest court in the United States? Supreme Court
What does the judicial branch do? Explains laws
What stops one branch of government from becoming too powerful? Separation of powers Checks and balances
What is the “rule of law”? Everyone must follow the law
Civics Test for Citizenship
Three Branches of Government
Don’t Forget... Contestants …Always phrase your answers in the form of a question!
The Separation of Powers
Jeopardy! GRAB BAG FINAL JEOPARDY 7 PRINCIPLES
The Executive Branch © North Carolina Community College System
The Constitution sets up the Government.
AMERICAN GOVERNMENT 1. What is the supreme law of the land? Constitution 2. What does the Constitution do? ▪ sets up the government ▪ defines the government.
The Three Branches of the U. S
Hosted by Mrs. Iliou ExecutiveLegislativeJudicial Government
THE 3 BRANCHES OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT. WHY DO WE HAVE THREE BRANCHES??? *SO THAT NO ONE BRANCH CAN BECOME TOO POWERFUL *IT IS CALLED A SYSTEM.
What is a Constitution? DEFINITION -
The Three Branches of the United States Government.
3 BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT. Take out your vocabulary for this section. DO NOW.
Separation of Powers. Legislative Branch House of Representatives ( 435 members) Serves 2-year term Must be 25 years old and been a citizen for 7 years.
Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Branches
United States Naturalization Test (Starting 10/2008)
By Gladys F.. The Executive branch The Legislative branch The Judicial branch.
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