GLOSSARY


Vocabulary Term
Definition
A
amendment
changes made to the constiution

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B
Bill of Rights
the first ten amedments that state the freedom of the people.

bear arms
the right to own a gun or mabie a weapon.
C
Constitution
the document which establishes the basic princabals of America.

constitutional
an a greementwith the constitution.

checks and balances
limits imposedon all branches of goverment by givingeach branch the right to amend acts of the other branches.

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




W
welfare




X





Y





Z