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US and Canada: Government Review SheetName:__________________
Match the words in the first column to the best available answer in the second column.


_____ Legislative Branch 1) enforces the law
_____ judicial branch 2) elected for a 2 year term
_____ executive branch 3) the plan for how we would govern ourselves
_____ President 4) carries out the law
_____ Prime Minister 5) head of the executive branch of government at the state level
_____ U.S. Senators 6) elected for a 6 year term
_____ U.S. Representatives 7) elected by Parliament
_____ Parliament 8) House of Commons and Senate
_____ Congress 9) House of Representatives and Senate
_____ Bill of Rights 10) gave reasons for declaring ourselves independent from England
_____ Declaration of Independence 11) 1st 10 Amendments to the Constitution
_____ Constitution 12) makes the law
_____ Governor 13) elected for a 4 year term
_____ Courts 14) part of the judicial branch of government