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The Constitution



  • Illustrate the structure, function, and powers of the government in the United States.
  • Describe how the Constitution of the United States provides separation of powers and checks and balances.
  • Examine the famous phrases of the Declaration of Independence.
  • Discuss the purpose and structure of the Declaration of Independence.
  • Differentiate between the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.
  • Apply concepts to successfully pass the U.S. Constitution test.

Keywords: Gettysburg Address, Constitution, Electoral College, Declaration of Independence

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