ERIC Number: ED177078
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Constitution of the State of Illinois and United States: Study Guide.
Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
The study guide, intended for adults wishing to obtain a General Educational Development (GED) certificate in Illinois, discusses the U.S. Constitution, the Illinois Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, and rules for displaying the U.S. flag. The objective is to aid adults in passing the constitution component of the GED examination. Topics covered include the history and important topics of the Declaration of Independence; the history, concept definitions, and articles of the U.S. Constitution; the United States government system and its processes; amendments to the Constitution; the Illinois Constitution and state government procedures and responsibilities; local government powers; and rules for displaying the flag. Questions pinpointing major concepts are offered for each topic, followed by reading material and the answers to the questions, as well as definitions for important terms and concepts. (CK)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Constitutional History, Federal Government, Government Role, High School Equivalency Programs, State Government, Study Guides, United States History
Curriculum Publications Clearinghouse, Western Illinois University, 47 Horrabin Hall, Macomb, Illinois 61455 ($0.95 plus postage)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
Identifiers: Bill of Rights; Illinois; United States Constitution