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test 1 us history

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Federalism the federal principle or system of government.
anti federalists refers to a movement that opposed the creation of a stronger U.S. federal government and which later opposed the ratification of the 1787 Constitution.
Seperation of powers an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial powers of government in separate bodies.
Popular Soveriegnty is the principle that the authority of a state and its government is created and sustained by the consent of its people, through their elected representatives (Rule by the People), who are the source of all political power.
Checks and Balance
Republicanism
Art of confereration

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