If you barely scraped by in civics and history classes, you’ll love this compact guide to the formation and administration of the U.S. government. Everyday terms like "executive privilege" and "deficit spending" are made clear in concise, informed entries. Find out when and why third parties are formed, how the federal reserve system operates, and what the makers of the Constitution had in mind regarding separation of church and state. Their casual, wryly funny prose makes these cards a delightfully stress-free way to fill in the vacant spots in your civics education.
Each card has a piquant word or phrase on one side, with its translation or explanation on the other. Expand your vocabulary and understanding with this enlightening, stress-free compilation. Perfect for students, teachers, history buffs, lovers of language and literature, and the purely inquisitive, this deck is sure to spark your curiosity, and may encourage you to delve deeper into this captivating subject.
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