Social Studies 11/29/2010

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  1. government services
    go-vern-ment ser-vi-ces

    Work that is done for a city or town by departments run by the government.
  2. recreation
    re-cre-a-tion

    Any activity, hobby, or sport done for enjoyment.
  3. public works
    pu-blic works

    A department that provides services such as garbage collection for a community.
  4. tax
    tax

    The money the government collects from citizens to pay for the services they need.
  5. property tax
    pro-per-ty tax

    A tax that is paid by people who own land and buildings in the community.
  6. sales tax
    sales tax

    Extra money that people must pay to support government services each time they buy something.
  7. council
    coun-cil

    A group of citizens chosen to make decisions for a community.
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Chapter 3 / Lesson 3 - Community Services
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