Chapter 1 Vocabulary<br /><ul><li>Government
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Chapter 1 vocabulary and questions

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Chapter 1 vocabulary and questions

  1. 1. Chapter 1 Vocabulary<br /><ul><li>Government
  2. 2. Public policy
  3. 3. Legislative power
  4. 4. Executive power
  5. 5. Judicial power
  6. 6. Constitution
  7. 7. Dictatorship
  8. 8. Democracy
  9. 9. State
  10. 10. Sovereignty
  11. 11. Force Theory
  12. 12. Evolutionary theory
  13. 13. Divine right theory
  14. 14. Social contract theory
  15. 15. Autocracy
  16. 16. Oligarchy
  17. 17. Unitary government
  18. 18. Federal government
  19. 19. Division of powers
  20. 20. Confederation
  21. 21. Presidential government
  22. 22. Parliamentary government
  23. 23. Compromise
  24. 24. Free enterprise system
  25. 25. Supply and demand
  26. 26. Mixed economy</li></ul>Chapter 1 Questions<br /><ul><li>What is the difference between a government and a state?
  27. 27. Who holds power in a dictatorship?
  28. 28. What is the purpose of a constitution?
  29. 29. Give an example of a use of judicial power.
  30. 30. What defines a unitary government?
  31. 31. How is power distributed in a federal government?
  32. 32. Who holds power in an oligarchy?
  33. 33. What specific trait fives the U.S. a presidential system of government?
  34. 34. Why is compromise an important part of democracy?
  35. 35. List three characteristics of a free enterprise system.
  36. 36. How does the law of supply and demand determine the price of an item?
  37. 37. What is the role of government in a mixed economy?

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