GLOSSARY


Vocabulary Term
Definition
A
amendment


assemble

B
Bill of Rights


bear arms

C
Constitution


constitutional


checks and balances


citizenship


Congress


Common Good

D
domestic
Having to do with home or with your own country.

defense
protection from harm.

democracy

E
Executive Branch


election


Electoral College


equality

F
freedoms




G





H
House of Representatives




I





J
Judicial Branch


justice
fair treatment.

jury


judge


juror

K





L
Legislative Branch


law


liberty

M





N





O
ordain
To establish or order bye high authority



P
President


Preamble


promote
To help with the growth of something.

posterity
future generations.

press


primary

Q





R
responsibility


ratify


rights


religion

S
Supreme Court


separation of powers


Senate


speech


secure
To make something safe.

symbol

T
tranquility
peacefulness.

trial


taxes

U
union
A union is joining togather of t or more people or things.



V
veto




W
welfare
state of health, happiness, and comfort.



X





Y





Z