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1
Q

How many sections in a township?

A

36.

2
Q

How many acres in a section?

A

640.

3
Q

How many square feet in an acre?

A

43,560.

4
Q

Where are the first and last sections of a township located?

A

Northeast and southeast.

5
Q

Where does a city get its money?

A

Taxes, state payment, etc.

6
Q

What can a township do?

A

A lot of things, but most are specialized, such as general assistance, road service, house assesment.

7
Q

Who is Indianapolis’s mayor?

A

Joeseph Hadden Hogsett.

8
Q

How many residents are required to make a place become a city?

A

50,000.

9
Q

Big cities in Indiana?

A

Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Evansville, South Bend, and Fishers.