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					      3 BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT VOCABULARY
1) legislative branch- “Congress”; the House of Representatives and the
                        Senate; Branch that makes Federal Laws




2) executive branch- the President, the Vice-President, the cabinet and the
                     President’s special advisors; Branch that enforces
                     Federal Laws




3) judicial branch- the Federal Courts; the Supreme Court; Branch that
                      interprets and judges Federal Laws
4) enforce- to compel; to carry out




4) interpret- to explain; to translate

5) make- to create; to form

6) Congress- the legislative branch; the House of Representatives and the
                  Senate




7) House of Representatives- the 1st House of Congress; makers of Federal
                                      Laws




8) Senate- the 2nd House of Congress; makers of Federal Laws
9) president- the leader of a country; Commander-in-Chief




10) vice-president- person who fills in for the president; 2nd in command

11) cabinet- a group of advisors for the president




12) Supreme Court- the #1 court in the United States; interpreters of the
                   Federal Laws




13) advisor- a counselor

				
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