Consisting of two houses, especially in a legislature.
Forcing people into service, as in the navy.
The sharing of power between federal and state government
Each branch of government has a check on the other two branches so that no one branch becomes too powerful.
The theory that government is subject to the will of the people.
To give official approval to.
An addition to a formal document.
Supporters of the Constitution
Individuals who opposed ratification of the Constitution
The right of the Supreme Court to determine if a law violates the Constitution.
Division of the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial fundtions of government
Powers shared by the states and federal governments
Powers retained by the states
Powers given to the federal government
Tradition or unwritten rule