Voting by Fredrik Liljeblad

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Sobel, Syl. S. Government Works. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 1999. Sobel, Syl. Presidential Elections—and Other Cool Facts. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 2001. S. Constitution, 10, 13, 21 Vermont, 23 voting absentee ballots, 6–7, 13 African Americans and, 10–12 age for, 13 history of voting, 9–13, 29 propositions and, 25 purpose of, 22–23 right to vote, 4–5, 8, 27 town meetings and, 23 women and, 14–21, 26 Wilson, Woodrow, 21 women and voting, 14–21, 26 About the Author Fredrik Liljeblad is a professional writer and the author of many books and articles on subjects as varied as languages, politics, movies, and travel.

New York: Aladdin, 2000. Sobel, Syl. S. Government Works. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 1999. Sobel, Syl. Presidential Elections—and Other Cool Facts. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 2001. S. Constitution, 10, 13, 21 Vermont, 23 voting absentee ballots, 6–7, 13 African Americans and, 10–12 age for, 13 history of voting, 9–13, 29 propositions and, 25 purpose of, 22–23 right to vote, 4–5, 8, 27 town meetings and, 23 women and, 14–21, 26 Wilson, Woodrow, 21 women and voting, 14–21, 26 About the Author Fredrik Liljeblad is a professional writer and the author of many books and articles on subjects as varied as languages, politics, movies, and travel.

29 Glossary absentee ballot (ab-suhn-TEE BAL-uht) ballot marked and mailed in advance by a voter away from the place where he or she is registered amendment (uh-MEND-muhnt) process of formally changing or adding to a document or record intimidation (in-TIM-i-dey-shun) process of making someone fearful literacy test (LIT-er-uh-see test) examination to determine if a person can read and write poll tax (pohl taks) tax levied for the right to vote prohibited (proh-HIB-it-ed) prevented or forbidden suffrage (SUHF-rij) right to vote town meetings (toun meet-ngs) meetings of voters, held at least once a year, to decide government issues for a community 30 21st CENTURY SKILLS LIBRARY For More Information Books Christelow, Eileen.

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