How much do you know about the U.S. government and its different branches? Test your knowledge and enter for a chance to win a copy of A User's Guide to Democracy: How America Works and a signed print by New Yorker cartoonist Tom Toro!

STEP #1: Listen to this episode of Quick & Dirty Tips' Unknown History podcast, featuring guest hosts Hannah McCarthy and Nick Capodice, authors of A User's Guide to Democracy.

STEP #2: Read the excerpt of A User's Guide to Democracy that appears beneath the transcript of the episode.

STEP #3: Quiz yourself by answering the three trivia questions here and filling in your email.

You will automatically be entered into the sweepstakes. The winner will be chosen at random and contacted by email after the quiz period ends.


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From Nick Capodice & Hannah McCarthy, the hosts of New Hampshire Public Radio’s Civics 101, and New Yorker cartoonist Tom Toro, A User's Guide to Democracy is a lively crash course in everything you should know about how the US government works.

This approachable and informative guide gives you the lowdown on everything from the three branches of government, to what you can actually do to make your vote count, to how our founding documents practically affect our daily lives. Because it’s finally time to understand who does what, how they do it, and the best way to get them to listen to you.

On sale everywhere books are sold.

This promotion ended on 9/27/2020 11:59:00 PM