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3 Branches of Gov

Why did our Founding Father's create 3 branches of government? To ensure that no one person or branch has too much power
What 2 groups make up the Legislative Branch? The Senate and House of Representatives
What word means that the Legislative Branch has 2 houses? Bicameral
What is the House of Representatives and Senate called? Congress
Which branch makes laws and declares war? Legislative
The President and Vice President are part of which branch? Executive
Which branch approves and vetos bills, carries out foreign policies and plans the federal budget? Executive
The Supreme Court is part of which branch? Judicial
What does the Judicial Branch do with laws? Checks that they are Constitutional
Created by: eowen8