Learning Team Assignment: Branches of Government Paper
Resource: Articles I, II, and III of the Constitution located in the appendices of the text
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you answer the following questions:
What were the reasons America’s forefathers divided the government into the legislative, judicial, and presidential branches? How does this benefit the three branches?
What obstacles do the division of power present to enactment of important legislation?
How was the conflict between supporters of a strong federal government and champions of states’ rights characterized then as opposed to now? Identify specific issues.
Cite at least four references to support the content of your paper.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.