American Government

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American Government
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  1. What term refers to the procedures (elections) and institutions (legislatures, executices, and courts) by which people govrn and rule themselves.
    Government
  2. What Consists of the process by which people who fulfill the tasks of operating a government?
    Politics
  3. What Invoves elections, discussions, debates and compromisises over tactics and goals.
    Political Process
  4. What trem(s) refer to the people who fulfill the tasks of operating a government.
    Politicians
  5. What studies the principles, procedures, and structure of government and analyzes the political ideas, institutions, behavior, abd practices.
    Polictical Science
  6. What means a government by one person.
    Autocracy
  7. What is a government by a few people.
    Oligarchy
  8. What is a government by many people.
    Democracy
  9. What does a Democracy center itself on.
    The Individual
  10. What is it called then everyone eligible to vote does on every issue.
    Pure Democracy
  11. What kind of government do we have in the united states today.
    Representative Democracy, or a Republic
  12. What helps to limit those who govern.
    Constitutional Democracy
  13. What refers to the how a nation grants, disperses, and limits power.
    Constitutionalism
  14. Popular rule derives form belifs in what.
    Worth and rights of every INDIVIDUAL
  15. Governments acquire Legitimacy when they what.
    Identify the people as their source.
  16. Democracy as a process emphasizes What in voting.
    Equal rights

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