TN.5.4. Governance and Civics: Governance establishes structures of power and authority in order to provide order and stability. Civic efficacy requires understanding rights and responsibilities, ethical behavior, and the role of citizens within their community, nation, and world.
5.4.05. Understand the relationship between local, state, and national government.
5.4.05.b. Distinguish between national and state governments and compare their responsibilities in the United States federal system.
5.4.spi. Performance Indicators State:
5.4.spi.1. Distinguish between the local, state, and federal levels of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the American government.
5.4.spi.4. Recognize the differences between the Tennessee State Constitution and the United States Constitution.