Chapter 9 vocab Hestermen

Question Answer
Limited government government has only the powers which are given to it by the people and those powers are strictly defined
Constitutional republic people vote for representatives who make decisions in government
Checks and balances each branch of government holds certain powers over the other tow branches
Enumerated powers powers that belong only to the national government
Judicial review the power of the Supreme Court to decide if a law is constitutional or not
Concurrent powers powers that both the states and national government share
Equal protection people will receive the same protection or treatment under the law
Implied powers powers that are not stated directly in the Constitution
Bill of Rights the first ten amendments to the Constitution
Naturalization the process of becoming a U.S. citizen
Popular sovereignty

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