EOC Vocabulary - Forms/Systems of Gov. - Week 2
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Form of government where one person has unlimited power
Form of government which a single ruling party owns and controls the economy. Also, there is no private ownership.
Power is located in the independent states and there is little power in the central government.
Form of government in which political power is held by the people
Form of government where power is DIRECTLY placed in the hands of the people
System of government where power is shared between the state and central governments
Form of government that has a king or queen. Power can range.
Form of government where power is held by a small group.
System of government where power lies in the legislative body. The leader of the country is part of the legislative branch.
Also known as a Republic. Form of government where people elect representatives to make polices for them.
The absence of government. No government at all.
Form of government where king or queen has 100% power
Head of state in a parliamentary system.
System of government where almost all of the power is located in the central government