Name _______________________ Date________________________ Bell Ringer: Can you think of a law that differs from one state to the other? UNIT 4-FEDERALISM I. II. III. The Federal System First type of government in ______________was based mostly on state government Before the revolution American was made up of _________ colonies which were ruled by England Following the Revolutionary War, these colonies (now called states) basically _____________________________ They ___________ a strong central government like the one they lived under _______________ rule However…they realized that the weak national government of the Articles could not survived so the _____________________ was written The Constitution Defines the powers of the ___________government and individual _____________ governments The division of power between the nation government and the state governments is called The Federal System or ____________________ Power is _________________ between the national and state governments Sharing power allows the ________________________ to have the power it needs to run the whole country but allows each state to set most of its own laws Delegated vs Reserved Powers Delegated Powers =__________________________ Reserved Powers =___________________________ Most of the laws that affect your daily life are state laws DRAW CHART IV. Powers V. Print Money Issue licenses Regulate trade and business within the state Regulate trade and business between different states and other countries Declare war Make treaties Establish local governments Conduct elections Education Policy Establishing post offices Concurrent Powers= Shared powers Collecting _______________ _______________ roads Borrowing ________________ ________________ courts Make and ____________________________laws Spend money for the _______________________ Answer in 25 words…Why do you think the founding fathers added the tenth amendment to the Constitution?