Name__________________________ Four Purposes Directions: Match each of the items listed below with the corresponding Purpose of government. Put the number of each purpose on the line provided. 1. 2. 3. 4. Providing National Security Making economic Decisions Maintaining social order Providing public services _______Allows people to live orderly lives. _______Responsible for protecting the country from outside attacks. _______Requires people to do things they may not do voluntarily. _______Settles disputes that people may not be able to settle themselves. _______Inspect meat and produce. _______Makes treaties with other countries. _______Provides a national currency. _______¼ of all the national government expenditures. _______Makes decisions on distributing benefits to citizens. _______Allows for people to get an education. _______Maintains normal relations with foreign countries. _______Builds sewer systems. _______Allows tax breaks to certain industries. _______Maintain roads, expressways, mass transit. _______Keeps parks, towns and cities clean. _______Regulates development of the nation’s natural resources.