by Sarah De Capua

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When did people first begin voting to choose their leaders?

Ancient Greeks began holding elections in about 500 B.C.E.

Why voting is an important responsibility;

A timeline, photos-and how votes are counted;

Surprising True facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531260432
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2012
Series: A True Book
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 920L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

1 Casting a Vote: How old do you have to be before: you can legally vote? 7

2 Meeting the Requirements: What should you do before you vote? 13

Getting the Vote: Did the U.S. Constitution always guarantee everyone's right to vote? 22

3 Election Day!: What happens if you cannot vote in person? 25

4 Keeping Count: Do U.S. citizens vote directly for the president? 35

5 Getting Involved: How can you make your voice heard? 41

True Statistics 44

Resources 45

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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