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Goverment Study Guid

Al about limited and Unlimited goverment

Charsteristics of limited government The leader has to follow law people influence the laws people can vote for representatives
Charsteristics of unlimited government The leader does not have to follow there laws nobody influences the laws and people can not vote for ruler it is chosen by blood or wealth
Governments are limited because If they are not then they will abuse there power
What is civic participation Civilians engaging in things that concern the public
What is an example of civic participation Voting, Praying, Paying taxes, Sighing petitions for a new law
Five examples of citizen rights Freedom of speech Freedom of the press Freedom of religion Freedom to run for political positions Freedom to express thoughts or feelings
Five examples of citizen Responsibilities or Role Voting Staying informed politically and commercially Pay taxes Defend and support country during war Respecting state and local laws
Democracy Limited
Dictatorship Unlimited
Absolute Monarchy Unlimited
Constitutional Monarchy Limited
Republic Limited
Oligarchy Unlimited
Totalitarian Unlimited
What kind of governments are ruled by one Absolute Monarchy Dictatorship
What kind of governments are ruled by few Oligarchy Republic Constitutional Monarchy Totalitarian
What kind of governments are ruled by many Democracy
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