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Civics Quiz 1

Legislative Branch Creates the laws
Executive Branch carries out the laws
Judicial Branch Interprets ( meaning) the laws
Establish justice create a court system
provide for the common defense establish a military
insure domestic tranquility keep peace among the people
preamble the purpose of government
monarchy ruled by a king or queen
anarchy no rules
dictatorship one leader has absolute control over citizens lives
totalitarian A modern government in which the state involves itself in all parts of society including the daily lives of its citizens
theocracy rule by religious law
democracy citizens have the political power
oligarchy small group that has all power
republic a government where citizens rule through elected representatives
Created by: kguilmino225