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Checks and Balances

Checks and Balances

Author: Taylor Crawford

Grade 3 History and Social Studies

4.4. Understand the three branches of government, with an emphasis on local government.

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1. View all three resources on your own or with a partner.

2. Answer all four quiz questions on your own.

3. Answer the "big question" on your own.

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Source: Social Studies Help. (2019). How does our system of checks and balances help pretext our rights?. Retrieved from:

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