GLOSSARY


Vocabulary Term
Definition
A
amendment
they are changes made to the constitution

assemble

B
Bill of Rights
the first 10 amendments that garentee the freedoms and rights of the people

bear arms
to have possion of guns or weapons
C
Constitution
the doucument that establishes the basic pricibles of the American goverment

constitutional


checks and balances
Limits imposed on all brances of goverment

citizenship


Congress


Common Good

D
domestic


defense


democracy

E
Executive Branch


election


Electoral College


equality

F
freedoms




G





H
House of Representatives




I





J
Judicial Branch


justice


jury


judge


juror

K





L
Legislative Branch


law


liberty

M





N





O
ordain




P
President


Preamble


promote


posterity


press


primary

Q





R
responsibility


ratify


rights


religion

S
Supreme Court


separation of powers


Senate


speech


secure


symbol

T
tranquility


trial


taxes

U
union




V
veto
It is to stop a bill from becoming an offical law



W
welfare




X





Y





Z