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birth of the cons

Convention a formal meeting
Compromise a settlement of differences, when each side gives a little bit in
Delegate a person authorized to act as representative for another
Representation an idea substitutes reality
Bicameral Having two separate legislative chambers or houses.
Unicameral having a single legislative chamber.
separation of powers each branch of govt. has own responsibilities
Checks and balances each branch of govt. checks up on the other ones and each has same amount of power
Legislative having the power to make, a law
Executive Designed or fitted for execution, or carrying into effect
Judicial relating to a court of law
Amendment change for the better
Ratify To give formal consent
Created by: ljeevanjee