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Review for First Quarter test

Review for Constitution test on Tuesday, Oct 29.  Things you need to know:

1.       The three branches of government, their roles, and how they check and balance each other.

2.       The meaning of the following phrases from the Declaration of Independence: consent of the governed, just powers, natural rights, pursuit of happiness, self-evident, unalienable rights

3.       Differences between the House of Representatives, Senate, the President, and the Supreme Court

4.       Difference between the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists

5.       The purposes of the following documents:  Magna Carta              , The Mayflower Compact, Cato’s Letters, The English Bill of Rights, Common Sense

6.       The rights guaranteed under the Bill of Rights and the Amendments