US Government & PoliticsUnit 3 TGA – Branches of Government - 30 pointsName: Winney ZhaoThe United States Government: Powers of the Three BranchesPart 1: Please list at least 3 powers for each of the Branches of Government. (3 points each branch for a total of 9 points)Powers of theLegislative BranchPowers of theExecutive BranchPowers of theJudicial Branch1. makes laws1.carries out laws1.interpret laws2. confirms or rejects presidential nominations for judges and supreme court2.grant pardons for crimes2.applies laws to individual cases3.have authority to declare war3.negotiate foreign treaties3.decide if laws violate constitution
The United States Government: Checks and BalancesPart 2: List how each branch performs checks and balances on each other.(3 points each box for a total of 18 points)The Legislative BranchHow does the Legislative Branch check on the Executive branch?How does the Legislative Branch check on theJudicial Branch?
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