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How the US Government Works, 2nd Edition
     

How the US Government Works, 2nd Edition

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by Syl Sobel
 

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Optimized for use on the Nook. How the US Government Works discusses some ways in which the government has changed since the framers of the Constitution brought it into existence in the 18th century. Described are the Legislative body, composed of Senate and House of Representatives, the Executive branch, headed by the President with the Cabinet members, and the

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Optimized for use on the Nook. How the US Government Works discusses some ways in which the government has changed since the framers of the Constitution brought it into existence in the 18th century. Described are the Legislative body, composed of Senate and House of Representatives, the Executive branch, headed by the President with the Cabinet members, and the Judicial branch, headed by the Supreme Court of the United States, and extending to federal courts throughout the nation. New in this edition are facts about how a bill becomes a law, the various departments in the Executive branch, and more. Young readers learn how officials are elected or appointed and how government agencies work for the people's benefit. A complex process is explained in interesting terms that young readers can comprehend. (Ages 8-10)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781438083339
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
391,788
Lexile:
830L (what's this?)
File size:
3 MB

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How the U. S. Government Works 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is one of the easiest ways for people of ALL ages to understand the way the United States government was formed and the reasons why. Excellent for students and easy reading. Not too difficult for children with reading disabilities. Parents will also enjoy .
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*walks in* I found a new branch to the sickness. Halutionations.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Runs in.
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*she orded and got the syrum, taking it*
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