What principle of the constitution provides for each branch of government to exercise control over the others?
Checks and Balances
Levy taxes, borrow money, declare war, establish post offices are all examples of what?
Legislative Expressed Powers
What is the purpose of the Preamble?
Give the goals of the constitution
What does Article V of the Constitution cover?
What does Article IV cover of the Constitution cover?
What does Article VII of the Constitution VII of the Constitution cover?
In the Preamble, there is the quote "Insure domestic tranquility."What does tranquility mean?
What principle of the constitution developed from what is specifically written and not written in the constitution?
What is the supreme law of the land?
The Preamble, Articles, and the Amendments together make up what?
What does Article II of the Constitution cover?
What is power being held by voting citizens through elected officials?
What principle of the constitution provides for the powers of government to be divided between the three branches of government?
Separation of Powers
The power to veto is a check and balance between what two branches of government?
Executive and Legislative
In the Preamble, there is the quote "to ourselves and our posterity." What does posterity mean?