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goverment review for finals

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oligarchy
A type of goverment in which a small group of citizens control desion-making
monarchy
A goverment ruled by a king or queen
democracy
A system of goverment in which citizens vote to make goverment desions
republic
a form of goverment in which citizens elect repenizes to speak and act for them
dictatorship
A form of government in which a single individual who uses aboustle power in cruel ways
feudalism
starting in Europe around A.D 800 a system for organizing and govering soctiey based on the land and service
absoulte monarchy
a form of goverment headed by a ruler or monarch with unlimited power
constitutnal monarchy
A monarchy in which the powers of the ruler are restricted to those granted under the constitution and laws of the nation.
tyranny
A government in which a single ruler is vested with absolute power.
socalism
an ecomonmic and potical system based on a collective of goverment ownership and control resorces and ownership
communism
a system in which goverment owns all property and makes nearly all descisions for its citizens
totalitariaism
a goverment in which a dictator or a small group of leaders control all the aspects of peoples lives