SS.5.C.1.1

Explain how and why the United States government was created.
General Information
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade: 5
Strand: Civics and Government
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
5021070: Social Studies Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
5010046: Language Arts - Grade Five (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
7710016: Access Language Arts - Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
7721016: Access Social Studies - Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2023, 2023 and beyond)

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
SS.5.C.1.In.0: Identify reasons for creating the United States government, such as to provide services and protection for citizens.
SS.5.C.1.Su.0: Recognize a reason for creating the United States government, such as to provide services or protection for citizens.
SS.5.C.1.Pa.0: Recognize that governments make laws to keep people safe.

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