Chapter 1 section 2 - Bryan Martinez 7th period Chapter 1 Section 2 MONARCHY The government is headed by one person such as a king or a queen who

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Bryan Martinez 01-08-2021 7 th period Chapter 1 Section 2 MONARCHY- The government is headed by one person, such as a king or a queen, who exercises supreme authority. DICTATORSHIP- is a system of rule in which one person, a dictator, or a small group of people can hold unlimited power over government. OLIGARCHY- Some dictatorship may be led by small groups of people, usually members of the military or the economics elite. This state of affair is sometimes called an oligarchy, meaning rule by a few, or an aristocracy. DIRECT DEMOCRACY – Citizens met regularly in a popular assembly to discuss issues and vote for leaders. REPUBLIC- Is an indirect form of democracy that places political decision making at least one step away from the people. UNITARY SYSTEM – Sovereignty, or ultimate authority, rest in a single, national government. FEDERAL SYSTEM – Of government divides power over people and territory between a national government and smaller, regional levels of government.

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