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Chapter 12 Vocab


Unicameral one house legislature
bicameral legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
federal system the sharing of power between federal and state government
preamble opening section of the constitution
popular sovereignty the notion that the power lies with the people
separation of powers split authority of the branches
checks and balances each branch of government is able to check, or restrain, the powers of the others
amend any change in the constitution
suffrage the right to vote
suffrage social separation of the races
civil rights the rights of citizen ship and equality under the law
boycott the refusal to purchase certain goods
Created by: maxfuentes