|Grade Level||High School|
|Time Period||1700-1799, 1800-1899, 1900-1999, 2000-2099, Current Events|
|Topic||Civics and Government|
The system of the federal government established in the Constitution has weathered many difficult times but the basic frame holds. The three branches of government have done as the framers intended, kept each other in check and balanced the respective power of each.