Minnesota Academic Standards
MN.4. Grade 4: Geography of North America
4.1. Citizenship and Government
4.1.4. Governmental Institutions and Political Processes
188.8.131.52. The United States government has specific functions that are determined by the way that power is delegated and controlled among various bodies: the three levels (federal, state, local) and the three branches (legislative, executive, judicial) of government.
184.108.40.206.2. Identify the major roles and responsibilities of elected and appointed leaders in the community, state and nation; name some current leaders who function in these roles and how they are selected.