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US%20GovernmentBasics%20CPI - US Government The US is a...

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US Government The US is a country founded on freedom. The founders of this country revolted from Great Britain because of the loss of Freedoms and Taxation. Articles of Confederation failure
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What is the purpose of the US Government? Keep Order Promote Liberty Resolve conflicts
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Our Government Democratic Republic- We have a constitution: Definition. Constitution = Highest law in US
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Practice Quizzipoo 1 . In the Articles of Confederation the national government could not tax. What were two other weaknesses of the Articles ?
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Practice Quizzipoo 2. The oldest purpose of government is to keep order. What are two other purposes of the US Government?
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Practice Quizzipoo 3. The US Constitution explains the powers the government has but also sets ________ on the government.
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Three Branches of Government Legislative/make laws Executive/enforce or carry out laws Judicial/interpret laws
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Legislative Branch 2 Houses US Senate(200)- Important Powers/stop
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course PSC 103 taught by Professor Dedriclee during the Spring '11 term at Jefferson College.

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