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1 Fundamental forms of government
By Grayden Martin

2 Autocracy Definition of autocracy What is autocracy?
A government in which one person has uncontrolled or unlimited authority over others the government or power of an absolute monarch What is autocracy? Autocracy is a form of government where on person holds unlimited power over others. They don’t have laws, constitution or rules to go by they make all the decisions

3 Autocracy facts Advantages to autocracy is decisions can be made quickly and put into effect The power to rule is inherited or by military force Country's that are ruled by this government are Iran, Equatorial Guniea Advantages to this form of government are autocratic style is very effective when times are stressful

4 Oligarchy Definition of Oligarchy
A small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution. What is Oligarchy Oligarchy which mean rule of the few is where few people usually wealthy have control of a country and have few people in their group.

5 Oligarchy facts Some facts about oligarchy are that citizens can not vote. They are ruled by rich people. Some country's that are ruled by oligarchy are North Korea, Russia and Cuba

6 Theocracy Definition of Theocracy
A deity is officially recognized as the civil Ruler and official policy is governed by officials regarded as divinely guided, or is pursuant to the doctrine of a particular religion or religious group. What is Theocracy? A country that is ruled by religious leaders

7 Theocracy facts Some facts about theocracy are there is not much diversity If someone is not the religion that is used in that government they are punished Counties ruled by theocracy are Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia,

8 anarchy Definition of Anarchy
A state of society without government or law. political and social disorder due to the absence of governmental control: The death of the king was followed by a year of anarchy What is Anarchy? Anarchy government is where there is no government at all. Everyone is left to fin for themselves where everyone lives in chaos. People don’t have a lot of money so they steal.

9 anarchy facts People must live on their own food they grow on their land. This government usually leads to people fighting over supplies Fact about anarchy is Somalia has been in a civil war for the last decade. Somalia

10 Fascist Definition of Fascist
A governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism What is Fascist A government ruled by a dictator that controls the lives of the people and which people are not allowed to disagree with the government

11 Fascist facts Countries ruled by a Fascist government are Cambodia

12 Democracy Definition of democracy
A system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives. What is democracy? In democracy the government is elected by the peoples votes. Everyone has a right to vote and has a chance to have a say in who runs.

13 Democracy Facts Democracy hos one of the most common types of government today. Over half the world has some type of democratic government some countries that are democratic are Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, , Australia Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Bulgaria Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Croatia Denmark, Dominican Republic

14 Bibliography governments.html

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