U.S. Government

Why do we have a government? Based on your own knowledge, try filling out this quick quiz about what the government does for us.

Browse through this website to learn more about how a presidential election works. Now you’ll be all set to vote in a couple of years!

Ted-Ed (Electoral College): Watch this lesson to understand what the electoral college is, how electoral votes differ from popular votes, and why it is a controversial system

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Ted-Ed (Branches of Government):This video talks about what the executive, legislative, and judicial branches are, and why these “checks and balances” are important to keep our government running fairly.