CENTRAL SUPREME GOVERNMENT WHICH HOLD AUTHORITY AND MAKES DECISIONS
GOV IN WHICH SOVEREIGN STATES DELEGATES POWER TO A CENTRAL GOV FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
A SYSTEM THAT DIVIDES UP POWER BETWEEN A STRONG NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND SMALLER LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
ONE PERSON WITH ABSOLUTE POWER
SMALL GROUPS OF PEOPLE HAVING CONTROL OF A COUNTRY
POWER VESTED IN THE PEOPLE WHO RULE DIRECTLY OR THROUGH FREELY ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES
PEOPLE DECIDE POLICY INITIATIVES DIRECTLY
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY THAT ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENTING GROUP OF PEOPLE
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY WHERE ITS CITIZENS ENTITLED TO VOTE AND ELECT
DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBILICAN SYSTEM OF GOV WHERE A HEAD OF GOV LEADS THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH
THE PARTY WITH THE MOST REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PARLIAMENT FORMS THE GOVERNMENT AND LEADERS BECOME PRIME MINISTERS OR CHANCELLOR
the central government has all the power
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose
power is divided between the cental and regional government
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected
a country ruled by the people
all people vote on all laws
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs
a government based on religion
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA)
a country ruled by a king or queen
one ruler has power over all the people
has no government at all
law making body
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government
the ability to get things done
is an opinion to do so
The ______ Is the United States leader
Leader of Australia
Two types of this government: direct and representative
Hitler belived in ______
From the greek word oligarkhia
Central government has most power
Shares power equally between City, State, Country, etc.
God is considered highest ruler
Citizens have the rights to elect and impeach anyone
States citizen's freedoms
Figurehead/ King, Queen, Etc.
Legislative body of a parlimentary democracy.
Ruled by one
Government controls citizen's lives through force
Monarch has unlimited power
A rule set by the government of a town, city, or state.
Maintaining _____ and preventing violence is the main job of a gov.
Sometimes referred to as "conservative".
Sometimes referred to as "liberal".
Opposed to ways that are not traditional.
Not favorable of change.
A form of government where a country is ruled by one ruler.
Rule, control, or leadership by one person with total power.
Government or control by a small group of people.
Rule by religious leaders.
Rule by the people.
A basic set of rules. Also known as the Ten Commandments.
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
The process or manner of controlling a country, state, etc.
A form of government in which power is shared between a central government and individual states, provinces, etc.
Forming a single unit.
United in a league.
The process or system by which goods and services are produced, sold, and bought in a country or region.
Separation of __________ is an example of horizontal distribution
A constitutional ______ is a common monarchy with very little or no ruling power.
Type of democracy where citizens elect leaders to represent them in government
A small group that rules a country after taking it by force
One person has all the power
Type of democracy where citizens are involved in day-to-day government
Recognizes God as the ultimate authority in government and law
One leader has absolute control over citizens' lives
Citizens hold the political power
A small group of people has all the power
People are not subject to any nation or government
A king or queen rules the country
people elect representatives to make decisions on their behalf
ultimate authority rests in a single national government
small group of powerful people make most government decisions; membership based on wealth (aristocracy), family or military power
having a president that is elected by the people for a limited term in office
political unit with the power to make and enforce laws over a group of people living within a clearly defined territory
the formal institutions and processes through which decisions are made for a group of people
one person or small group holds unlimited power over government
government is headed by one person, such as a king or queen who exercises spreme authority
form of gov't where citizens come together to discuss and pass laws and select leaders
process by which government makes and carries out decisions
process by which government makes and carries out decisions
supreme power to act within its territory and to control its external affairs
king answerable only to God, not to the people he rules
The total value of goods produced and services provided in a country during one year.
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.
A form of government run by a small number of people such as wealthy landowners, royalty or powerful military figures.
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.
Power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives.
A system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments
An economic system combining private and public enterprise
A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.
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.
An economy in which production, investment, prices, and incomes are determined centrally by a government.
Goods that are used in producing other goods, rather than being bought by consumers.
The skills, knowledge, and experience possessed by an individual or population, viewed in terms of their value or cost to an organization or country.
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.
Government has power over everything.
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain.
A group of states that are joined together by a central government that has limited powers of authority
a system of government by one person with absolute power.
Citizens hold political power
King or Queen rule the country
Where the economy is completely controlled by the government.
A system which people own their own businesses and property
There are no representatives leading the country.
USA is an example of this type of democracy
A law making body
A government where one person has all the power
One leader has absolute control over citizens lives.
small group of people that have all the power
Nobody is in conrol
small group of people usually military who rule a country after taking it over.
The monarch has all the power, and had the final say over the government.
A monarch that shares power with other parts of the government and are subject to the country's constitution
The power is held by one central authority
Power is shared by an alliance of independent states
The power is shared by a powerful central government
The power is held by one person
When a small elite group of people has the power
Everyone has power🤩
Prime minster is what?
Which is the pure form of democracy
Which is found on the principal of elected officials
Federal government has supreme authority and no other government bodies can challenge it.
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.
A federal government is a system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments.
A system of government where the citizens exercise power by voting.
A system of government by one person with absolute power.
a Small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution
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
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
Direct democracy or pure democracy is a form of democracy in which people decide on policy initiatives directly
Representative democracy is a type of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of people
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.
A theory or model that originated during the Age of Enlightenment
Where the government is empowered by law from a starting point of having no power
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordinating it to well-defined and established laws