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What is federalism, and why should we care? Where does federal power end and state power begin? And, perhaps most importantly, what role does money play in this whole process?!
"Federalism in Focus" is a 2500-word essay written with these questions in mind. Whether you are teaching Civics, U.S. Government or preparing a Home School curriculum, this concise-yet-thorough reader can help bring the subject alive for your students!
This vocabulary worksheet consists of 23 terms, all taken from the text. It is hoped that by completing this exercise, students will improve their vocabulary, learning comprehension skills, and their understanding of federalism, state-federal balance of power, and the US Constitution.
Featuring vocabulary words that range in subject from History to constitutional understanding, this exercise covers the following topics and more:
1. Federalism vs other forms of government
2. Power: Expressed, Implied, Inherent, Reserved, etc.
3. Becoming a state
4. Federal Funds: Categorical vs Block Grants, Revenue Sharing, Mandates, etc.
MashAvz strives to create academic material that is intelligent, fun and appealing to the eye. We hope that our video-based curriculums will stoke your students' intellectual curiosity and love of the arts, while also instilling in them a great respect for the world's diversity.