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Unit 3 ch. Test
|Term for sharing of power between the federal government and the state government.
|The U.S. Constitution ensures that there are three divided branches of government known as??
|Seperation of powers
|when each branch of government checks on the other branches to see what they are doing is know as ?
|checks & balances
|The U.S. Constitution is the _______ law of the land.
|The right of the people to vote for an issue is called?
|Republicanism is reflected in both the U.S. and Texas constitutions in the fact that both elect ____________ to legislatures.
|U.S. and Texas Constitutions both reflect the following principles.
|1. individual Bill of Rights 2. 3 branches of government 3. government of laws, not men 4. limited governments
|The judicial branch in both the U.S. and TX Constitutions checks the power of the legislature by declaring a law .
|What type of government only has the powers that a constitutions gives it?