Learn about two key principles of US Government:
1. The Separation of Powers and 2. The System of Checks and Balances.
Check your understanding
A historical approach to the Separation of Powers
Watch this short video (3:49 min.) to gain more insight into how and why the United States developed this specific system of government.
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