{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

26 - • Separation of Powers(3 branches of government •...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
5/19/11 Constitutional Principles Democracy : Americans decide, through elected representatives, what the government should do. Federalism : A system where power is shared between the state government and the national government.
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: • Separation of Powers : (3) branches of government. • Checks and Balances : To prevent any one of the three branches from becoming too powerful, the Constitution gave each branch ways to stop the other branches....
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}