60 A country ruled by a person that has complete and unlimited power Autocracy
61 The central government holds most of the power in _________ government. UNITARY
62 What is the legislative branch of government is responsible for ??? making and carrying out the laws
63 How is the leader of a Parlimentary Democracy chosen? The Prime Minister is chosen by representatives in the legislator
64 A government based upon religious beliefs is BEST described as an Theocracy
65 A small group of powerful leaders are in charge in this type of government… Oligarchy
66 How is the leader of a Presidential Democracy chosen? The president is chosen in a vote by the people.
67 Representative Democracy or Republic What type of government citizens choose representatives to make and enforce the lawsRepresentative Democracy or Republic
68 What type of government controls most aspects of its peoples life. Authoritarian
69 Education, training, and healthcare all contribute to? Human Capital
70 Dams limit the amount of water going down stream to other countries. Why are dams a good idea for solving water problems in the countries they are located in but not for other countries?Dams limit the amount of water going down stream to other countries.
71 What type of government gives the king or queen complete control? Absolute Monarchy
72 Constitutional Monarchy What type of government gives the king or queen very little control, they are more of a figure head?Constitutional Monarchy
73 What is a Political Trade Barrier that places a tax on incoming goods? tariff
74 Who benefits from trade restrictions placed on imported goods? Local companies that produce the same products as the imports-LIMITS competition
75 What are the three main Economic Questions? What to produce/how much.How to produce it.For whom to produce it for.
76 Give examples of a natural trade barrier Oceans, Deserts, Mountains, Rivers, etc.
77 In general, countries with high literacy rates … Have strong economies. Higher standard of living.
78 What natural resource is the source of many conflicts in the region. Water
79 Why do countries have exchange rates? In order to trade with one another
80 The 1973 Oil crisis was the outcome of what type of political trade barrier between OPEC and the US??An EMBARGO
81 How do literacy rates in Southwest Asia differ for men and women? Women have lower rates than men in most countries
82 A person who takes risks by starting a new business is called a/an Entrepreneur
83 In a traditional system, what is exchanged for goods and services? Other goods and services