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Questions to help you master the Greek Government Learning Target!
|A system of government in which one person reigns, usually a king or queen. The authority, or crown, is generally inherited.||Monarchy|
|The rule of the few, and those few are generally the people who are richer and more powerful than the others, what you might call the aristocrats or the nobles.||Oligarchy|
|Sole ruler in a Greek city-state, usually through an uprising with the people's support, who held power in defiance of a city's constitution||Tyranny|
|A system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives.||Democracy|