Economics
Authoritarian Systems
Democratic Systems
3 Forms
Vocabulary

100

In this type of economy, Government leaders decide what to produce, how to produce, and for whom to produce.
What is Command

100

In authoritarian governments freedom of speech is limited or unlimited?
What is limited - censored by the government

100

What is an advantage of a Direct Democracy?
What is citizens have a say in all matters

100

What form of government is practiced in the U.S. today?
What is Federal

100

The first paragraph of the constitution that describes the roles of government in the U.S.
What is preamble

200

In this type of economy, businesses that are inefficient risk going out of business.
What is Market

200

True or False: Authoritarian systems have constitutions and laws that limit the powers of the government leaders.
What is False

200

What are 2 things that Limit democratic governments
What is the people and a constitution

200

In which form of government do states have more power than the national government?
What is Confederate System

200

A document that lists all the laws and procedures for the U.S. government
What is Constitution

300

List 2 resources that are scarce in the U.S.
What is jobs. houses, gas

300

What form of government do most authoritarian systems fall under?
What is Unitary

300

Which type of monarchy has limited power? Where is this practiced?
What is Constitutional, England

300

In which system of government are the powers divided between local and national authorities?
What is Federal System

300

Give an example of where you may find a traditional economy?
What is Amish community, Native American community

400

What is the opportunity cost if the government gives a tax break to a company that invests in new machines?
What is tax money

400

List 2 types of Authoritarian governments
What is Dictatorship, Absolute Monarchy, Oligarchy

400

What 2 forms of democracy are practiced in the U.S.?
What is Representative and Presidential

400

In this form of government cities and states have the least amount of power
What is Unitary

400

Type of democracy that allows the people to elect leaders for a legislative branch and leaders for an executive branch.
What is Presidential Democracy

500

Explain how the U.S. is a mixed economy.
Command - minimum wage, taxes, inspections Traditional - holidays Market - entrepreneurs

500

"Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely" - What type of government would this speaker be OPPOSED to.
What is Authoritarian (Dictatorship, Absolute Monarchy)

500

In which type of Democracy do the people elect one group to carry out both the legislative and executive positions?
What is parliamentary

500

Give an example of a time that the U.S. had a confederate system.
What is under the Articles of Confederation or the South during the Civil War

500

List 3 functions of government that are listed in the preamble
What is We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.