Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Explain the difference between the rule of law and the rule of man, i.e., divine right of monarchs, dictatorships.
Identify major conflicts in social, political, and economic life and analyze the role of compromise in the resolution of these issues.
Describe the significance of the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution as foundations of U.S. democracy.
Describe how the Nevada and U.S. Constitution serve as devices for preserving state and national principles and as vehicles for change, including the amendment process.
Explain the influence of ancient civilizations of the roles, rights, and responsibilities of citizens.
Explain the necessity of the protection of individual rights in a democratic society.
Define and explain popular sovereignty and the need for citizen involvement at all levels of U.S. government.
Identify and explain the rights, privileges, and responsibilities associated with Nevada and U.S. citizenship, including voting, holding office, jury duty, and military service, community service, and public service.
Explain the significance of mottoes and symbols to the cultural and political identity of various societies.