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Enforce rules that control conduct within a population
Governments are important because they...
Local, State, Federal
The three levels of government are...
Local governments help the citizens by creating libraries, such as in the town of Delmar, Delaware.
Public utilities include telephone and electricity supplied to the citizen .
Towns can create and maintain local parks.
The state government has the right to make and enforce laws within their home state.
Federal governments will take charge of the street construction in small towns.
The... government is the only level of American government that has the right to coin money.
Purchase, trade, sale
Commerce is the exchange of goods by...,... or...
Gas, telephone,electric power, water
Utilities serve the public in such ways as....
In reviewing the Bible book of... chapters 15-18, you will read about Moses setting up a governmental system for its infancy.
1. Mass transportation
3. Town streets
Three tangible ways that local governments help the citizen is in the creation of...
... is known as the father of political science
Aristotle based his morality on whether the government worked for the people or for themselves
The elimination of personal freedom
The government passes laws in order to protect the rights of its citizens
A form of government where the leadership have little or no control over the populance.
In a pluralistic society, special interest groups have an opportunity to propose legislation whether it be for...,... or... reasons.
The government has the right to restrict the number of visitors who visit Cape Canaveral for a space launch. This exercising of the government's authority is called their... over any visitor at the base.
... is the character of being in agreement with the standards of right conduct.
A... may rule a country with an iron fist and be totally unrestrained by any law of the land.
General... ws the dictator of Uganda.
The California leadership considered a proposal that would build a canal to bring water to the southern part of the Southern part of the state. The system of California leaders who carried out the work of the state government is known as the...
If... did not exist a person could spend an indefinite period of time in jail waiting for their case to go to trial.
An... is a government in which one person has control over all branches of government.
Many people feel that the United States is becoming a(n)...
If George Washington had become "King of America" our government might have become an...
Our government allows pupils from another country to come to our country to study our culture for a set amount of time, usually a year. These students are known as... students.