Flashcards in Citizenship A: Principles of American Democracy Deck (12):
Supreme Law of the Land
What does the Constitution do?
Protects the government.
Self government idea in three words
We the People
What is an amendment?
A change to the Constitution
An addition to the Constitution
First ten amendments
Bill of rights
At least one freedom in the First Amendment
Petition the government
How many amendments in the Constitution?
What did the Declaration of Independence do?
Declare independence from Great Britain
Two rights in the Declaration of Independence
Life, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness
What is the freedom of religion
Practice any religion or not
What is the economic system of the US