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Grade 9 Social Studies suggested reading: Unit 1 Government Systems

Government Systems defined

From Brittanica: Any group of people living together in a country, state, city, or local community has to live by certain rules. The system of rules and the people who make and administer them is known as a government. Especially at the national level, a government can be a massive system that encompasses a great number of institutions and leaders. A national government typically includes a president or prime minister, a legislature or parliament, courts, a civil or public service, and armed forces, among many other components. The set of formal legal institutions that make up a government is sometimes called a political system. 

"Government." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 13 Jun. 2019.

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