Principals of american democracy


Principals of American democracy

popular sovereignty- favorite vote

republicanism- A form of government in which people elect representatives to create/enforce laws

separation of power-executive, judicial, and legislative branch

checks and balances- a system that lets each branch limit the powers of the other branches to prevent abuse

federalism- division of power between the national and state government

limited government- groups/ individuals cannot go over the law to serve themselves

individual rights- The people have the right to change/ add a law

principle- a fundamental basis of something

Sir Isaac Newton published his three laws of motion in his Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy.