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Chapter 12 Economics
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protects workers from discriminatory hiring and firing practices
governmant makes these available to all citizens EX: parks
refers to the sale of governement property or the handling of certain public services by private businesses EX: UPS
designed to reduce the gap between the rich and the poor
an organization of citizens who work together to achieve their common goals EX: new law getting past
person who is hired to advance a point of view to legislators
the united states is the works ________ most populous nation
a national __________ such as war can cause governemnt to increase in size
about half of all __________ expenses go toward paying for insurance benefits and interest on debts
enforcement of OSHA regulations has gelped to decrease injuries in the ___________
the food and ____________ protects consumers from unsafe medicine
federal, state, and local governements frequently share the responsibility of funding and distribution _________
the governemnt makes __________ when it takes money collected frim one group of citizens and distributes to another groups of citizens
governement regulations may indirectly increase proces by raising the cost of ____________
what organization in thr US employs the greastest number of people?
which of the following factors encouraged the growth of governement?
- population growth
- changing public attitudes
- national emergencies
on what does the ferderal governemnt spend money on?
law enforcement and housing
education amd public hospitals
what is the main function of the EEOC?
it proctects workers from discriminatiory hiring and firing practices
which of the following agencies is concerned with safety in the workplace
what term is described the handling of governement services by private businesses?
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