Type
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Description

the restrection of the arbitrary exersise of power law by subordinating it well drfined and esteblished laws rule of law
is a theory or model that orinated during the age of enlightenment social contact
is a type of democracy founded on the prienable of elected officals representative democracy
a state in which supreme power is held by the people republic
is a form of democracy i which people decide on policy initatives directly direct democracy
is a syetem of democradic goverment of state where the excutive derivies its democradic legitmacy parlamenttary system
is a democradic and republican goverment in which a head of goverment leads an execlusive branch presidental system
a small group of people having control of a county, organization, or institution ologarchy
is a syetem of goverment by the one person with absolute power autocracy
is a form of govermetn in which the people have the authority to choose their governing legislation democratic goverment
is a form of govermrnt charecterized by strong centeral power authotitatian goverement
is where the goverment is empowerd by law from a starting point limited goverement
a federal republic in north america federal goverment
is a system of political orginasition with a venter supereme goverment unitary goverment
is the federal confeferate and unitary systems of goverment. confederal confedarate goverment

WHO RULES Crossword

Type
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Description

CENTRAL SUPREME GOVERNMENT WHICH HOLD AUTHORITY AND MAKES DECISIONS UNITARY
GOV IN WHICH SOVEREIGN STATES DELEGATES POWER TO A CENTRAL GOV FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES CONFEDERAL
A SYSTEM THAT DIVIDES UP POWER BETWEEN A STRONG NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND SMALLER LOCAL GOVERNMENTS FEDERAL
ONE PERSON WITH ABSOLUTE POWER AUTOCRACY
SMALL GROUPS OF PEOPLE HAVING CONTROL OF A COUNTRY OLIGARCHY
POWER VESTED IN THE PEOPLE WHO RULE DIRECTLY OR THROUGH FREELY ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES DEMOCRATIC
PEOPLE DECIDE POLICY INITIATIVES DIRECTLY DIRECT DEMOCRACY
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY THAT ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENTING GROUP OF PEOPLE REPRESENTATIVE
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY WHERE ITS CITIZENS ENTITLED TO VOTE AND ELECT REPUBLIC
DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBILICAN SYSTEM OF GOV WHERE A HEAD OF GOV LEADS THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH PRESIDENTIAL
THE PARTY WITH THE MOST REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PARLIAMENT FORMS THE GOVERNMENT AND LEADERS BECOME PRIME MINISTERS OR CHANCELLOR PARLIAMENTARY

Systems & Philosophies of Government Crossword

Type
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Description

Federal government has supreme authority and no other government bodies can challenge it. Unitary Government
An alliance of independent states creates a central government of very limited power; the members states have supreme authority over all matters except those few which have been expressly delegated to the central government. Confederate Government
A federal government is a system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments. federal government
A system of government where the citizens exercise power by voting. Democracy
A system of government by one person with absolute power. autocracy
a Small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution oligarchy
A presidential system is a democratic and republican system of government where a head of government leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch Presidential System
A parliamentary system is a system of democratic governance of a state where the executive branch derives its democratic legitimacy from its ability to command the confidence of the legislative branch parliamentary system
Direct democracy or pure democracy is a form of democracy in which people decide on policy initiatives directly Direct Democracy
Representative democracy is a type of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of people Representative democracy
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch. republic
A theory or model that originated during the Age of Enlightenment social contract theory
Where the government is empowered by law from a starting point of having no power limited government
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordinating it to well-defined and established laws Rule of law

Forms Of Government Crossword

Type
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Description

people elect representatives to make decisions on their behalf republic
ultimate authority rests in a single national government unitary system
small group of powerful people make most government decisions; membership based on wealth (aristocracy), family or military power oligarchy
having a president that is elected by the people for a limited term in office presidential system
political unit with the power to make and enforce laws over a group of people living within a clearly defined territory state
the formal institutions and processes through which decisions are made for a group of people government
one person or small group holds unlimited power over government dictatorship
government is headed by one person, such as a king or queen who exercises spreme authority monarchy
form of gov't where citizens come together to discuss and pass laws and select leaders direct democracy
process by which government makes and carries out decisions politics
process by which government makes and carries out decisions politics
supreme power to act within its territory and to control its external affairs sovereignity
king answerable only to God, not to the people he rules divine right of kings

The Foundations of Government Crossword

Type
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Description

A rule set by the government of a town, city, or state. law
Maintaining _____ and preventing violence is the main job of a gov. order
Sometimes referred to as "conservative". rightwing
Sometimes referred to as "liberal". leftwing
Opposed to ways that are not traditional. Liberal
Not favorable of change. conservative
A form of government where a country is ruled by one ruler. monarchy
Rule, control, or leadership by one person with total power. dictatorship
Government or control by a small group of people. Oligarchy
Rule by religious leaders. Theocracy
Rule by the people. democracy
A basic set of rules. Also known as the Ten Commandments. decalogue
a system of government having the real executive power vested in a cabinet composed of members of the legislature who are individually and collectively responsible to the legislature parliamentary
The process or manner of controlling a country, state, etc. government
A form of government in which power is shared between a central government and individual states, provinces, etc. federal
Forming a single unit. unitary
United in a league. confederate
The process or system by which goods and services are produced, sold, and bought in a country or region. economy
Separation of __________ is an example of horizontal distribution powers
A constitutional ______ is a common monarchy with very little or no ruling power. monarch

The 7 Principles Of The United States Constitution Crossword

Type
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Description

The belief that the government is subject to the will of people POPULARSOVEREIGNTY
A government in which citizens rule through elected representatives REPUBLIC
Government with limited powers strictly defined by law LIMITEDGOVERNMENT
A form of government in which power is divided between the federal government and state government FEDERALISM
power specifically given to congress in the constitution (one of the three powers in federalism) ENUMARATEDPOWER
power belonging only to the states (one of the three powers in federalism) RESERVEDPOWER
power shared by the states and federal government (one of the three powers in federalism) CONCURRENTPOWER
A principle by which powers are divdied among different branches of goverment to make sure no branch has too much power SEPERATIONOFPOWERS
The lawmaking branch of government LEGISLATIVEBRANCH
The branch of the government that carries out the law that is headed by the president EXECUTIVEBRANCH
The branch of government that interprets the law it includes the court JUDICIALBRANCH
The system which each branch of government limits the powers of other branches so that one branch does not become too powerful CHECKSANDBALANCES
The liberties of an individual to pursue goals without interference from other individuals or the government INDIVIDUALRIGHTS
Gurantee of basic freedoms and liberties (first ten amendments) BILLOFRIGHTS
the basis or fundamental source of the constitution SEVENPRINCIPLES

Unit 6 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The total value of goods produced and services provided in a country during one year. GDP
An economic system in which economic decisions and the pricing of goods and services are guided solely by the aggregate interactions of a country's individual citizens and businesses. Market Economy
A form of government run by a small number of people such as wealthy landowners, royalty or powerful military figures. Oligarchy
Economic system in which traditions, customs, and beliefs help shape the goods and the services the economy produces, as well as the rules and manner of their distribution. Traditional Economy
Power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives. Democracy
A system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments Federal
An economic system combining private and public enterprise Mixed Economy
A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. Entreprenuer
Democratic form of government in which the party with the greatest representation in the parliament forms the government, its leader becoming prime minister or chancellor. Parlimentary Democracy
An economy in which production, investment, prices, and incomes are determined centrally by a government. Command Economy
Goods that are used in producing other goods, rather than being bought by consumers. Capital Goods
The skills, knowledge, and experience possessed by an individual or population, viewed in terms of their value or cost to an organization or country. Human Capital
A system of government where a head of government is also head of state and leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch. Presidental Democracy
Government has power over everything. Unitary
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain. Natural Resources
A group of states that are joined together by a central government that has limited powers of authority Confederate
a system of government by one person with absolute power. Autocracy

Government Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the central government has all the power unitary
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose confederation
power is divided between the cental and regional government federal
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held autocratic
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation oligarchic
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected democratic
a country ruled by the people democracy
all people vote on all laws direct democracy
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader presidential
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs parliamentary
a government based on religion theocracy
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA) communist
a country ruled by a king or queen monarchy
one ruler has power over all the people dictatorship
has no government at all anarchy
law making body legislature
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities citizen
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government consitution
the ability to get things done power
is an opinion to do so vote

Types of Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of democracy where citizens elect leaders to represent them in government Representative
A small group that rules a country after taking it by force Junta
One person has all the power Autocracy
Type of democracy where citizens are involved in day-to-day government Direct
Recognizes God as the ultimate authority in government and law Theocracy
One leader has absolute control over citizens' lives Dictatorship
Citizens hold the political power Democracy
A small group of people has all the power Oligarchy
People are not subject to any nation or government Anarchy
A king or queen rules the country monarchy

GOVERNMENT TERMS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The power is held by one central authority Unitary
Power is shared by an alliance of independent states Confederation
The power is shared by a powerful central government Federal
Parliamentary government Prime minister
Presidential government President
The power is held by one person Autocracy
When a small elite group of people has the power Oligarchy
Everyone has poweršŸ¤© Democracy
Prime minister Parliamentary government
Prime minster is what? Head of state
Which is the pure form of democracy Direct democracy
Which is found on the principal of elected officials Representative democracy

Government/Economic Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Citizens hold political power Democracy
King or Queen rule the country Monarchy
Where the economy is completely controlled by the government. Command Economy
A system which people own their own businesses and property Market
There are no representatives leading the country. Direct Democracy
USA is an example of this type of democracy Representative Democracy
A law making body Government
A government where one person has all the power Autocracy
One leader has absolute control over citizens lives. Dictatorship
religious rule Theocracy
small group of people that have all the power Oligarchy
Nobody is in conrol Anarchy
small group of people usually military who rule a country after taking it over. junta
The monarch has all the power, and had the final say over the government. Absolute monarchy
A monarch that shares power with other parts of the government and are subject to the country's constitution Constitutional Monarchy