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SS.7.C.2.1 - Citizenship


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What You Need to Know:

Student Review Reading for SS.7.C.2.1

Define the term “citizen,” and identify legal means of becoming a U.S. citizen.


Benchmark Clarifications:

  • Students will define citizenship as stated in the Fourteenth Amendment. Read more!
  • Students will describe the process of becoming a naturalized citizen. Read more!
  • Students will evaluate the impact of the naturalization process on society, government, or the political process. Read more!

Example One (Low Complexity)

Which is a requirement for a person to become a naturalized U.S. citizen?

A. passing a U.S. history and government exam

B. working in the U.S. for at least five years

C. being born to American parents

D. serving in the U.S. military


Example Two (Moderate Complexity)

The diagram below shows some general eligibility requirements.


Which statement completes the diagram?

A. joining a military service

B. obtaining a driver's license

C. becoming a naturalized citizen

D. receiving a social security card


Example Three (High Complexity)

The table below describes permanent resident status.


Based on the table, what could be predicted about the impact of permanent residents on government?

A. The number of person seeking citizenship by law of soil would decline.

B. The number of persons seeking citizenship by law of blood would increase.

C. The number of persons seeking naturalization would be affected by elections for Congress.

D. The number of persons seeking naturalization would be affected by elections for governor.


C.2.1 - Vocabulary

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FLDOE Civics Tutorials

courtesy of FL Department of Education


Discovery Education


  • Citizenship (total length 0:30) from the Almost Painless Guide: Election Process
  • Immigrant (total length 2:24) from Social Studies Vocab: Primary: Volume 02
  • Who is a Citizen? (total length 6:22, stop at 2:15) from the TLC Elementary School: Understanding Goof Citizenship

Civics on Demand

Additional Resources

Textbook Review


Chapter 1, Section 1 - p. 6-10