GLOSSARY - TPD1


Vocabulary Term
Definition
A
amendment
changes made tothe costitution

assemble

B
Bill of Rights
this freedom of religion
freedom of assembly
to keep and bear arms
freedom of speesh
freedom of press
protection for those accused of crims

bear arms

C
Constitution
the document witch establishes
the basic principles of the american
gouvernment

constitutional


checks and balances


citizenship


Congress
the u s congress is made up of 2 parts
the house of representative and the senat

Common Good

D
domestic


defense


democracy

E
Executive Branch
this 1

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




W
welfare




X





Y





Z





GLOSSARY


Vocabulary Term
Definition
A
amendment


assemble

B
Bill of Rights


bear arms

C
Constitution
The document which establishes
the basic principles of the american
goverment.

constitutional


checks and balances
Limits imposed on all branches of
goverment by giving each the right
to amend acts of the other branches.

citizenship


Congress


Common Good

D
domestic


defense


democracy

E
Executive Branch
The executive branch is made up with the
president and the vice president and there job
is to either let the laws pass or they can
decide to veto a law but all the laws have to go
through the executive branch first.

election


Electoral College


equality

F
freedoms




G





H
House of Representatives




I





J
Judicial Branch
The judicial branch is made up with
the surpreme court which handles only
the most powerful cases that other courts
aren't able to deal with.

justice


jury


judge


juror

K





L
Legislative Branch
The legislative branch is made up of the house
of represenitives and the senate there job is
to make the laws and send them to the executive
branch.

law
A law is something that you have to follow and
if you don't you may have to go to court depending
on which law you break.

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
To cancel or postpone a decision,bill,
ect.For example,the president of the
United States may veto a bill that has
been passed by congress.



W
welfare




X





Y





Z