Politics is the way that people living in groups make decisions. Politics is about making agreements between people so that they can live together in groups such as
In everyday life, the term "politics" refers to the way that countries are governed, and to the ways that governments make rules and laws. Politics can also be seen in other groups, such as in companies, clubs, schools, and churches.
The government tries to lead the whole group. Governments do things such as:
One of the ways the government leads the group is by making
The government can also control people and what happens in a country in other ways besides making laws.
Politics is often compared to