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Type of government in which the prime minister is the head of government Parliamentary Democracy
Type of government in which the ruler has absolute power Autocracy
Which branch of government carries out laws and may include a president? Executive
Which branch of government in a democracy makes the laws? Legislative
Laws based on Islam and the Quran Sharia Law
All countries fall on an economic _________, somewhere between pure command and pure market continuum
A tax on imports tariff
Refusing to export to a country embargo
Price of one nation's currency in terms of another nation's currency exchange rate
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries OPEC
Primary function of OPEC is to control the price of ______ oil
Amount of people in a country who can read and write Literacy Rate
Total value of all goods and services produced in a country in one year Gross Domestic Product
Having several different ways to create an income and products to export diversified
Someone who starts their own business entrepreneur

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Southwest Asia Government/Economy Crossword

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Which form of government would have the MOST amount of citizen participation? democracy
In a command economy, how are the prices of goods and services determined? government
In Saudi Arabia, roughly 95% of the country's oil production is controlled by the government. This would suggest that most of Saudi Arabia is a ___ economy. command
A tariff is a form of taxation on foreign products, while a quota is a ______ on imports from foreign countries. limit
The majority of people that live in North Africa/Southwest Asia identify themselves ethnically as Arab
Which form of government would have the LEAST amount of citizen participation? autocracy
Which nation's government is classified as a monarchy, with a king as chief of state and head of government? Saudi-Arabia
What organization exists to protect the interests of nations for which petroleum is an important export? opec
In a traditional economy, the decision to make (or not make) certain products is decided MOSTLY by custom
Which Middle Eastern country would you expect to have an economy that is more market­based than command­based? Israel
Government in which the leader usually gains political power by military force dictatorship
Citizens in a _______________ democracy elect the leader and the legislative branch. presidential
In a __________ economy, the government answers all economic questions. command
The chief executive, or leader, in a presidential democracy is called the president
Which type of government is ruled by a king or queen and rule is hereditary? monarchy

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International Trade and Finance Crossword

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The exchange of capital goods, and services across international borders/ territories International Trade
Ability of an individual or group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another individual or group Absolute Advantage
The difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period Balance of Payments
The ability of an individual/ group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Comparative Advantage
An official ban or trade or other commercial activity without a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Embargo
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the purpose of achieving political and economic intergrantion European Union
Send (goods or services) to another country for sale Exports
A country's exchange rate regime under which the government or central banks ties the official exchange rate to another countries currency or to the price of gold Fixed Exchange Rate
A monetary system that allows the exchange rate to be determined by supply and demand Flexible Exchange Rate
The rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another Foreign Exchange Rate
bring (goods or services) into a country form abroad for sale Imports
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its imports Trade Deficit
Are used to restrict trade, as they increase the price of imported goods and services, making them more expensive to consumers Tariff
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its improts Trade Surplus
A government-imposed trade restriction that limits the number, or monetary value, of goods that can be imported or exported during a particular time period Quota
The economic policy of restricting quotas, and a variety of other government regulations Protectionism
an agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico designed to remove tariff barriers between the three countries NAFTA
The only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations WTO
A multilateral agreement regulating international trade GATT

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Types of Government Crossword

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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

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Globalization Crossword

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strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

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Unit 6 Vocabulary Crossword

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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

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Ch. 1 American Government Crossword

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territory is defined by this Borders
a recognized organization Institution
makes laws and frames Public Policy Legislative
ability and prevent action Power
number of characteristics in the State Four
what is the basis of government and politics Society
Ethnic term Nation
geographic term Country
legal term State
everything the government decides to do Public Policy
what three things do the three Government Branches have in common Law
pure democracy Direct democracy
One person hold ultimate political power Dictatorship
System based on religious laws Theocracy
Law executing Executives
Body of people Population
how many steps are involved in the process of politics Three
the power and make and enforce without the consent of higher authority Sovereignty
How many things are the government responsible to do Six
What does the government establishes Justice
government insures domestic Tranquility
what type of democracy did the founding father institution Indirect
totalitarian Authoritarian
"Government of the people, by the people" Gettysburg Address
"we the people" Constitution
constitution Preamble
government conducted only by the people Democracy
theory that God created the state sovereign DivineRightOfKings
might makes right SocialContract
one person or small group claimed control over territory Forcetheory

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Government/Economic Systems Crossword

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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

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Economic Terms Crossword

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The way a society organizes to produce, distribute, and consume goods and services. Economic System
Tradition determines how a society is organized to produce, distribute, and consume goods/services. Traditional
Individuals make most of the major decisions about production and distribution of goods and services Market
A central authority makes most of the major decisions about production and distribution of goods and services Command
Economic decisions are made by individuals, businesses, and government. Mixed
The worth of a good or service that is determined by the total cost of economic resources that went in to producing and providing a good or service. Value and Price
The amount of a resource, good, or service sellers are willing to sell at possible prices. Supply
How much people want of a good or service at a certain price at a certain time. Demand
People have desires that can be satisfied with goods or services Economic Wants
Human, natural, and capital resources used to produce a good or service. Economic Resources
Wants are unlimited and resources are limited. Scarcity
Goods and services are produced in better quality, quantity, and speed when someones focuses on one particular task. Specialization
People, businesses, and nations depend on others to produce their goods. Interdependence
Any place that allows buyers and sellers to trade goods and services Marketplace
Something that is used to buy and sell goods or services. Currency

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The United States Government Crossword

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the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and states Government
a group of persons sworn to render a verdict or true answer on a question jury
a native or naturalized member of a state or nation citizen
the system of fundamental principles according to which a nation or state is governed constitution
the branch of government charged with the execution and enforcement of laws executive branch
the power or right vested in one branch of a government to cancel a law veto
the presentation of formal charges against a public official by the lower house impeachment
the presentation of formal charges against a public official by the lower house legislative branch
an official enumeration of the population, with details as to age, sex, occupation census
a meeting of party leaders to select candidates, elect convention delegates caucus
having power to frame or alter a political constitution or fundamental law constituent
a group of persons who work or conduct a campaign to influence members of a legislature to vote lobbying
the branch of government charged with the interpretation of laws judicial branch
the body of laws of a state or nation regulating ordinary private matters civil laws

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Economic Systems Crossword

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This type of state culminated with the rise of mercantilism absolutist
This type of economic theory was based on the amount of precious metals a country had bullionism
Dominant social system in medieval Europe feudalism
Attempt by the governemnt to standardize agriculture but was unsucessful(China) collectivization
The holder of the land in a feudal system vassals
The laborer bound to the land in a feudal state serf
This type of economic system originated in the Roman Empire manorialism
Political theory created by Karl Marx communism
This economic theory was prevalent during the age of exploration mercantilism
Mercantilism encouraged this type of trade international trade
Mercantilism perhaps found its greatest supporter in this country France
(two words) Instead of lassiez-faire, governments control economies by doing this set prices
in mercantilism a country wants to maximize this exports
assigns production goals in a command economy government
Combines the elements of a command and market economies mixed economy

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