Let's Learn About Limits on Government Powers:
SS.7.CG.1.9: Describe how the US Constitution limits the powers of government through separation of powers, checks and balances, individual rights, rule of law, and due process of law.
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The U.S. Constitution protects against the government having too much power. Power is limited by separating government power into three branches and allowing each branch to check the other two branches to keep their power in line.