Montana Content Standards
MT.2. Students analyze how people create and change structures of power, authority, and governance to understand the operation of government and to demonstrate civic responsibility.
2.1. Students will explain the purpose and various levels of government.
2.2. Students will recognize local, state, tribal and federal governments and identify representative leaders at these levels (e.g., mayor, governor, chairperson, president).
2.3. Students will identify the major responsibilities of local, state, tribal and federal government.
2.4. Students will explain how governments provide for needs and wants of people by establishing order and security and managing conflict.