Answer the following questions in writing, using the information on the handouts I gave you in class.
7.What party does an independent councillor belong to?
8.How do councillors earn money?
9.What are the people working for the councillors called?
Answer the following questions using the information on the papers I gave you.
Prepare the following key words for the test:
Community=a group of people who live near each other in a local area or who share common beliefs or ways of life
Councillor=a person elected to sit on a council
Election=choosing someone for a position by voting
Policy=a course of action people plan and/or carry out
Services=jobs done by the local council for the benefit of the people in the area it controls (e.g. library, collecting rubbish, cleaning the streets)