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4th Grade Ch.14 Ls.1
|the basic idea taht unites all Americans under one national
|the plan for the federal government.It describes the rights that people in the U.S. have.
|a form of government in which people elect representatives to govern the country.
|the law making branch of government
|a branch of government whose main job is to see that the laws passed by the legislative branch are carried out.
|a branch of the government whose main job is to see that laws are carried out fairly
|Checks and Balances
|a system that gives each branch of government different powers so that each branch can keep powers of the others from becoming too great.
|to reject a bill and to try to stop it from becoming a law.