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American Government: Types of Government
Theocracy
Monarchy
Absolute Monarchy
US Constitution
Religious leaders have power
King or queen- get power through birth
Has all the power
USA's plan of government supreme law of the land
Theocracy
Religious leaders have power
Monarchy
King or queen- get power through birth
American Government ( types of government )
Authoritarian
Democratic
Absolute Monarchy
Oligarchy
Power lies in the hands of one person or group of persons
Government by consent of the people
One person who claims power from inheritance
Rule by the few
Authoritarian
Power lies in the hands of one person or group of persons
Democratic
Government by consent of the people
American Government: Types of Government
Autocracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
One person has all the power
King or queen rules the country. Comes through family usually
One leader has absolute control over citizen's lives, can hav…
Citizens hold the political power
Autocracy
One person has all the power
Monarchy
King or queen rules the country. Comes through family usually
American Government CE- Types of Government
Monarchy
England is a___ government example
Aristocracy
Spartiates in Sparta are a ___ governm…
Ruled by one person, king or queen, absolute authority til de…
Monarchyar
Prominent citizens rule, usually wealthy, power by nobility
Aristocracy
Monarchy
Ruled by one person, king or queen, absolute authority til de…
England is a___ government example
Monarchyar
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American Government Types of Government Murphy
Authoritarian Government
Dictatorship
Absolute Monarchy
Oligarchy
practice in which individual freedom is held as completely su…
A system of government where a dictator has total control and…
Headed by a monarch (king, Queen, or emperor) who has unlimit…
An authoritarian government headed by a small group whose lea…
Authoritarian Government
practice in which individual freedom is held as completely su…
Dictatorship
A system of government where a dictator has total control and…
north american government types
usa
canada
cuba
haiti
republic
monarchy
communism
unitary/ republic
usa
republic
canada
monarchy
American History: Types of Government
Democracy
Republic
Anarchy
Oligarchy
all people will vote to make decisions
people elect representatives to make decisions for society an…
all of the people will decide decide for themselves. you can…
small elite group of people who make decisions for society
Democracy
all people will vote to make decisions
Republic
people elect representatives to make decisions for society an…
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American Government Final-Government Types
Anarchy
Authoritarian
Autocracy
Depotism
Absence or lack of government leading to a state of disorder…
Government that favors or enforces strict obedience to author…
Government ruled by a single person with absolute power
Political system where the ruler holds absolute power
Anarchy
Absence or lack of government leading to a state of disorder…
Authoritarian
Government that favors or enforces strict obedience to author…
American Government Types
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Dictatorship
Totalitarian Regimes
a. royal family... b. power is unlimited and inherited
a. limits to the rightful power of the government... b. may coex…
a. single group that rules all... b. uses violence and force... c.…
a. dictator... b. government control all aspects... c. no power lim…
Monarchy
a. royal family... b. power is unlimited and inherited
Constitutional Monarchy
a. limits to the rightful power of the government... b. may coex…
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American Government--Types of Power
Delegated
Reserved
Concurrent
Denied
Powers the constitution grants or delegates to national gover…
Power belong strictly to the states
Powers that both the national government and the states
Constitution specifically denies some powers to all levels of…
Delegated
Powers the constitution grants or delegates to national gover…
Reserved
Power belong strictly to the states
American Government Types and Models of Government
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Totalitarian
Constitutional Monarchy
Oligarchy
Dictatorship
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Totalitarian
Which model of Authoritarian Governmen…
Constitutional Monarchy
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Types of Government-Introduction to American Government, 7e
Thomas Hobbes
Democracy
Parliamentary Democracy
Federal Republic
Wrote the Nature of Man that stated "society is impossible wi…
Leaders are usually elected by the people and ... citizens who a…
An elected group of people that makes laws; often, power is s…
Allows shared power among national and local authorities.
Thomas Hobbes
Wrote the Nature of Man that stated "society is impossible wi…
Democracy
Leaders are usually elected by the people and ... citizens who a…
American Government- Unit 1: Nature and Types of Government
Authoritarian
Autocracy
Capitalism
Command Economy
favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority at the ex…
a system of government by one person with absolute power
an economic system providing free choice and individual incen…
an economic system in which the government controls the facto…
Authoritarian
favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority at the ex…
Autocracy
a system of government by one person with absolute power
17 terms
American Government, Unit One: Types of Governments
Anarchy
Government
Authoritarian
Absolute Monarchy
A state of society without government or law.
A formal organization that directs the political life of a so…
A government in which one leader or a small group of people h…
A type of government in which the head of state is a heredita…
Anarchy
A state of society without government or law.
Government
A formal organization that directs the political life of a so…
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CMW American Government Unit 1 vocabulary - Purposes and Types of Government
Anarchy
Authoritarian
Absolute monarchy
Autocracy
absence of government usually associated with political and s…
a type of government in which those in power hold absolute an…
an example of an authoritarian government in which a king, qu…
an example of an authoritarian government in which one person…
Anarchy
absence of government usually associated with political and s…
Authoritarian
a type of government in which those in power hold absolute an…
35 terms
American Government Unit 1-Principles of Government, Types of Governments and Economic Systems
anarchy
common good
constitution
government
a state of lawlessness and disorder usually resulting from th…
that which benefits society as a whole: health, safety, and w…
a set of customs, traditions, rules and laws that sets forth…
an institution through which policies are made in the form of…
anarchy
a state of lawlessness and disorder usually resulting from th…
common good
that which benefits society as a whole: health, safety, and w…
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American Government Exam: Types of Polls / Types of Voting
Push Polls
Tracking Polls
Exit Polls
Straw Polls
an ostensible opinion poll in which the true objective is to…
a type of poll repeated periodically with the same group of p…
a poll of people leaving a polling place asking how they voted
an unofficial ballot conducted as a test of opinion
Push Polls
an ostensible opinion poll in which the true objective is to…
Tracking Polls
a type of poll repeated periodically with the same group of p…
25 terms
American government: types of gov't
Four characteristics of a state
sovereignty
Federalism
three basic powers of government
Territory, population, sovereignty, and government
Absolute power in a territory
Power is shared between national, state, and local levels
Judicial, legislative, and executive
Four characteristics of a state
Territory, population, sovereignty, and government
sovereignty
Absolute power in a territory
foundations of american government and types of government test
dictatorship and example
absolute monarchy and example
political party and example
theocracy and example
form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator…
system of government in which the head of state is a heredita…
when a government is controlled by one political party who ha…
government controlled by religion and religious leaders, exam…
dictatorship and example
form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator…
absolute monarchy and example
system of government in which the head of state is a heredita…
6 terms
American government Final (Types of Government section)
Dictatorship
Republic
Monarchy
Democracy
A single ruler who takes control of a government
Representatives are voted to be the voice of the people
King or Queen - when power is inherited in a family blood line.
A system where people vote on different issues
Dictatorship
A single ruler who takes control of a government
Republic
Representatives are voted to be the voice of the people
Government types
Totalitarianism
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
government dominated by a leader or party with no citizen par…
A government dominated by a single leader with no citizen par…
A government dominated by a royal family. The next leader wil…
A democratic form a government that allows for the existence…
Totalitarianism
government dominated by a leader or party with no citizen par…
Dictatorship
A government dominated by a single leader with no citizen par…
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Types of Government
Anarchy
communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
The absence of any governmental authority leading to disorder…
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
The people hold the power to rule. The people meet to make al…
One person holds all power (dictator). Usually this person is…
Anarchy
The absence of any governmental authority leading to disorder…
communism
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
14 terms
Types of Government
Monarchy
Republic
Democracy
Dictatorship
Ahereditary ruler who controls the government and decides wha…
People have a representative form of government and people ha…
People hold supreme power because all government decisions ul…
Power rests in the hands of an individual or a small group th…
Monarchy
Ahereditary ruler who controls the government and decides wha…
Republic
People have a representative form of government and people ha…
6 terms
Types of Government
Autocracy
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Democracy
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
An autocracy in which a king, queen, or emperor has supreme p…
A system of government in which a small group holds power
A system of government in which the people rule
Autocracy
A system of government in which the power to rule is in the h…
Monarchy
An autocracy in which a king, queen, or emperor has supreme p…
40 terms
American Government
Federalism
Checks & Balances
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
What system gives national, state, and local governments sepa…
What system divides power between the President, Congress, an…
Which branch of government includes the President who has the…
Which branch of government includes the House and Senate, whi…
Federalism
What system gives national, state, and local governments sepa…
Checks & Balances
What system divides power between the President, Congress, an…
14 terms
Types of Government
government
indirect democracy
direct democracy
oligarchy
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
everyone gets a vote on every major decision
small group of leaders make decision for the whole group
government
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
indirect democracy
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
American Government Review (Types of Gov and Economy)
Dictatorship
Oligarchy
Representative democracy
Direct Democracy
Ideas of a single glorified leader
Small group holds power usually wealthy and well educated
people elect representatives to make decisions
people vote directly on issues
Dictatorship
Ideas of a single glorified leader
Oligarchy
Small group holds power usually wealthy and well educated
28 terms
Types of Government
theocracy
totalitarian government
viceroy
democracy
A government ruled by religious leaders.
A type of government that exercises control over all aspects…
Governor
A form of government in which the people elect leaders and ru…
theocracy
A government ruled by religious leaders.
totalitarian government
A type of government that exercises control over all aspects…
14 terms
Types of Government
Monarchy
Republic
Democracy
Dictatorship
Ahereditary ruler who controls the government and decides wha…
People have a representative form of government and people ha…
People hold supreme power because all government decisions ul…
Power rests in the hands of an individual or a small group th…
Monarchy
Ahereditary ruler who controls the government and decides wha…
Republic
People have a representative form of government and people ha…
12 terms
Types of Government
government
indirect democracy
direct democracy
oligarchy
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
everyone gets a vote on every major decision
small group of leaders make decision for the whole group
government
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
indirect democracy
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
13 terms
Types of Government
Anarchy
Communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
The absence of any governmental authority leading to ... disorde…
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
The people hold the power to rule. The people meet to make al…
One person holds all power (dictator). Usually this person is…
Anarchy
The absence of any governmental authority leading to ... disorde…
Communism
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
16 terms
Types of Government
Anarchy
communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
Type of government with the absence of any governmental autho…
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
The people hold the power to rule.
One person holds all power. Usually this person is backed by…
Anarchy
Type of government with the absence of any governmental autho…
communism
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
Types of Government
Absolute Monarchy
Constitutional Monarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
A king or queen rules with unlimited power.
A king or queen rules with limited power as a result of a con…
One leader who takes power and controls by force. Makes all d…
The government is built upon the ideas of a particular religi…
Absolute Monarchy
A king or queen rules with unlimited power.
Constitutional Monarchy
A king or queen rules with limited power as a result of a con…
16 terms
Government Types
Republic
Theocracy
Anarchy
Technocracy
A government whose authority is based on citizen's votes, whi…
A government where priests rule in the name of God or by offi…
A state of absence of law, a state of lawlessness and disorde…
A government where scientists and technical experts are in co…
Republic
A government whose authority is based on citizen's votes, whi…
Theocracy
A government where priests rule in the name of God or by offi…
20 terms
Types of Government
Anarchy
communism
Democracy
Dictatorship
The absence of any governmental authority leading to disorder…
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
The people hold the power to rule. The people meet to make al…
One person holds all power (dictator). Usually this person is…
Anarchy
The absence of any governmental authority leading to disorder…
communism
The system of government in which the government plans and co…
17 terms
Types of Government
Divine Right Theory
Social Contract Theory
Autocracy
Monarchy
God selects the rulers (and therefore rulers are never wrong)
People give up some of their natural (instinctual) rights to…
Rule by one
form of autocracy, ruler is chosen because of bloodline (like…
Divine Right Theory
God selects the rulers (and therefore rulers are never wrong)
Social Contract Theory
People give up some of their natural (instinctual) rights to…
14 terms
Types of Government
government
indirect democracy
direct democracy
oligarchy
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
everyone gets a vote on every major decision
small group of leaders make decision for the whole group
government
organizes, makes laws, and protects the people
indirect democracy
elect a few individuals to represent us as a group
Types of Government
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Republic
Democracy
Rule by King or Queen
Rule by one person supported by the military
Rule by an elected representative
Rule directly by the people themselves
Monarchy
Rule by King or Queen
Dictatorship
Rule by one person supported by the military
Types of Government
monarchy
dictatorship
democracy
oligarchy
a government ruled by a king or queen, inherit leadership
one leader has total control over everybody's lives
citizens have the power, voting
a small group of people have the power, junta = military take…
monarchy
a government ruled by a king or queen, inherit leadership
dictatorship
one leader has total control over everybody's lives
Types of Government
Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
A king or queen rules.
One leader who takes power and controls by force. Makes all d…
The government is built upon the ideas of a particular religi…
Democracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
Monarchy
A king or queen rules.
7 terms
Types of Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Monarchy
The authority to rule is in the hands of a single individual.
A small group holds the power.
A system of government in which rule is by the people.
King, Queen, or Emperor exercise supreme power.
Autocracy
The authority to rule is in the hands of a single individual.
Oligarchy
A small group holds the power.
10 terms
Types of Government!
Democracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
A king or queen rules.
One leader who takes power and controls by force. Makes all d…
The government is built upon the ideas of a particular religi…
Democracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
Monarchy
A king or queen rules.
8 terms
Types of Government
Monarchy
Aristocracy
Oligarchy
Autocracy
rule by a king
rule by the best (social elite )
rule by the few (wealthy)
rule by one (dictatorship)
Monarchy
rule by a king
Aristocracy
rule by the best (social elite )
Types of Government!
Democracy
Monarchy
Totalitarianism
Theocracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
A king or queen rules.
One leader who takes power and controls by force. Makes all d…
The government is built upon the ideas of a particular religi…
Democracy
When the government involves the citizens VOTING.
Monarchy
A king or queen rules.
21 terms
Types of Government; Government Ideology
Absolutism
Anarchism
Aristocracy
Autocracy
System where the rulers have unlimited control.
Society without government, laws, police or other authority.…
The privilege of social class whose members possess a disprop…
Supreme political power is in the hands of one person whose d…
Absolutism
System where the rulers have unlimited control.
Anarchism
Society without government, laws, police or other authority.…
6 terms
Types of Government
Government
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Tyranny
The way a community makes rules and organizes.
A government ruled by a king or queen.
A government ruled by a few powerful people.
A government in which a single person assumes absolute control.
Government
The way a community makes rules and organizes.
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen.
11 terms
Government Types
Democracy
Republic
Confederation
Unitary
Athens
Rome
United Nations
Great Britain
Democracy
Athens
Republic
Rome
Types of Government
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Dictatorship
Theocracy
A form of government (autocracy) in which a sovereign ruler s…
A from of government in which small, usually self-appointed e…
A form of government in which the leader has absolute power a…
A system of government based on control by a religious leader
Monarchy
A form of government (autocracy) in which a sovereign ruler s…
Oligarchy
A from of government in which small, usually self-appointed e…
9 terms
Types of Government
autocracy
monarchy
dictatorship
democracy
one person has all the power
a government ruled by a king or queen
one leader has total control over everybody's lives
citizens have the power
autocracy
one person has all the power
monarchy
a government ruled by a king or queen
Types of Governments
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Oldest and most common forms of govern…
Rule by one person.
Small group holds the power.
Rule is by the people
Autocracy
Autocracy
Rule by one person.
Oligarchy
Small group holds the power.
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