Fun Fact: A federalist is someone who supports a system of government . An Anti-federalist is someone that is aganist it
Separations of Powers
Fun Fact: Ratification is the act of signing or giving consent to a treaty, contract, or agreement
The Articles of Confederation
The Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4,1776. It was a statement announcing the independence of the U.S from the British.
Three Branches of goverment
Separations of powers is a fundamental principal of the U.S government. Each branch is divided among the three with different responsibilities.
The Articles of Confederation was adopted by the Continental Congress. It was the very first constitution of the U.S. (November 15,177)
1. Freedom of speech, religion, and press; rights of petition and assembly 2. Right to bear arms 3. No forced quartering of troops 4. No unreasonable searches and seizures 5. Right to due process of law
Bill of Rights
The three branches of government are Legislative (Senate and House of Representatives) , Executive (President and about 5,000,000 workers), and Judicial (Supreme Courts and lower courts).
Started May 25th till September 17 of 1787. It was a process of going through and making changes to better the Constitution. One major change was between the small and big states (how many reps they would have).
6. Rights of accused 7. Right to trial by jury in civil case 8. No cruel or unusual punishments 9.Other rights not included in Constitution 10. State rights and powers