The Federal System





Questions and Answers:


1. Who has the power to print and coin money?

Only the government has the power to print and coin money.

2. What is the "supreme law of the land' and how does it affect what states can do?

"Supreme law of the land" means that a states constitution, laws, and judicial desions

must agree with the constitution. They must not conflict with any other ferderal laws or

treaties.

3. Why do states need to be concerned about laws passed in other states?

They have to be concerned about laws in other states because if citizens were to pass state

lines then they wouldn't know the laws.

4. Who decides when the electoral college casts it's vote for president?

The congress decides when the electoral college casts it's vote.