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put a plan or law into effect
Jenny wasn’t happy when her school implemented a strict uniform policy.
extremely dry; receiving little or no rain
A cactus can go long periods of time without fresh water, helping it survive in arid places.
unjust behavior toward others based on differences such as race, religion, or nationality
In 1955, Rosa Parks stood up to discrimination by refusing to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama.
surveys of people’s opinions or beliefs
The students used polls of their classmates to find out their favorite summer pastimes.
a country’s system for managing its money and resources (such as workers and land) to make, buy, and sell goods and services
When a nation’s economy is strong, many people have jobs.
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