5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Another name for a winner-take-all electoral system (used in Britain) in which the person with the most votes, even if under a majority, wins the office. Promotes a two party system.
- Created by an Act of Parliament in Great Britain, these advise the government of policy and may deliver public services. The heads are appointed by a cabinet minister.
- Represents the Prime Minister and related office. Its where the PM lives.
- The executive departments that work with the Prime Minister. Its head ministers are chosen by the Prime Minister.
- A British moderate-liberal political party that has controlled since 1997. Promotes social welfare programs. Tony Blair and Gordon Brown are both members.
4 True/False Questions
Thatcherism → Ideology that ruled Great Britain during the 1980s in which it was named after the leader of the time. Characteristics include strong foreign policy and promotion of free market economy
Gordon Brown → The practice of decentralizing the unitary authority from Westminster to the other parts of the UK. Most certainly promoted by the Scottish and Welsh.
Tony Blair → Ideology that ruled Great Britain during the 1980s in which it was named after the leader of the time. Characteristics include strong foreign policy and promotion of free market economy
Prime minister → Leader of the majority party in Great Britain hold this title. It is the chief executive position in a parliamentary system.