These social studies flash cards cover forms of government.
There are 12 flash cards in this set (2 pages to print.)
1. Print out the cards.
2. Cut along the dashed lines.
3. Fold along the solid lines.
Sample flash cards in this set:
|Aristocracy||Hereditary ruling class or nobility, a form of oligarchy|
|Theocracy||Religious leaders control the government relying on religious law and consult with religious leaders|
|Autocracy||Rules with unlimited power|
|Monarchy||Ruling family made by a king or Queen limited or constitutional limited to the constitution or laws of the nation|
|Totalitarianism||Government controls every aspect of public and private life|
|Oligarchy||A few persons or a small group|
|Feudalism||King allows nobles to use land in exchange for their loyalty|
|Republic||Representatives ruling by citizens who voted|
|Military State||Military rules supported by the power of armed forces|
|Federalism||Powers that are divided among federal, national, Government and a number of states government|
|Democracy||Citizens holding a political power directly or through representatives. Direct political decisions. Representative, Democracy, the citizens rule through elected representatives|
|Parliamentary||Legislative, Executive: functions are combined to a Parliament|