posted by LAFAYETTE
Which document establishes the separation of powers?
a. the Bill of Rights
b. the Articles of Confederation
c. the Declaration of Independence
d. the Constitution ***
In what way did the structure of the Virginia House of Burgesses influence the governments of the states and eventually the national government created by the U.S. Constitution?
a. It established an elected representative legislature
b. It set up a court system that settled disputes between states
c. It placed a system of checks and balances on the branches of government ***
d. It ensured that a civilian authority held power over the military
Can someone check my answers? Thanks!
The first is right. The second is wrong.
The Virginia Constitution established checks and balances.
thanks ms. sue!
You're welcome, Lafayette.