Political Science Vocabulary

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DefenitionAnswer
the opening section of the constitution
the coarse of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem
the branch of government that carries out laws
a system in which each branch of government is able to check, or restrain, the power of others
each individual part of political party’s platform
the lawmaking branch of government
the British legislature
the first ten amendments to the Constitution
to change
the nation that power lies with the people
to vote approval of
an association of rulers with broad common interests who want to influence or control decision making in government by electing the party’s candidates to the public office
a detailed, written plan for the government
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
a group of people named by each state legislature to select the president and vice president
DefenitionAnswer
king or queen
any change in the constitution
the study of rights and duties of citizens
a group of people that makes laws
a form of democracy in which people vote firsthand
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
a government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf
principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who govern
the branch of government that interprets laws
the split authority amount the legislative, executive and judicial branches
the love for ones country
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
a representative to a meeting
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
political principle providing that a majority of the members of a community has the power to make laws building upon all the people

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