Mr. PianconeMS Social Studies Department908-689-0750, ext.For example, our federal government is not a democracy instead it is a federal republic.Most people do not know this, but you do now. Now the question is what is a federal republic, patience you will learn.What should you expect to learn in our class.1. What it means to be a good citizen2. How our country started3. How our government works4. How our economy works5. Current eventsLooking forward to a great year!