Governing the United States: Ask the Attorney General, 1st Edition

  • Christy Mihaly
  • Published By: Discovery Library
  • ISBN-10: 173162915X
  • ISBN-13: 9781731629159
  • DDC: 343.422930
  • Grade Level Range: 1st Grade - 4th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This book introduces readers to the very important position of the attorney general of the United States and of individual states or territories. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about the attorney general's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Before and During Reading Activities.
Table of Contents.
1: What Is the Attorney General’s Job?.
2: Why Does the Attorney General Matter?.
3: Interesting Things About Being Attorney General.
4: Government of the United States.
Text-Dependent Questions.
Extension Activity.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.