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Who elects the President of the United States?
The Electoral College
Who becomes President of the United States if the President should die?
Vice President
For how long do we elect the President?
Four years
What is the Constitution?
The supreme law of the land
Can the Constitution be changed?
Yes
What do we call a change to the Constitution?
An amendment
How many changes or amendments are there to the Constitution?
27
How many branches are there in our government?
3
What are the three branches of our government?
Legislative, executive and judiciary
What is the legislative branch of our government?
Congress
Who makes the laws in the United States?
Congress
What is the Congress?
The Senate and the House of Representatives
What are the duties of Congress?
To make laws
Who elects the Congress?
The people
How many senators are there in Congress?
100