S.S Vocabulary Ek321654987

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Autocracy a government where political authority rests with a single leader.
Democracy a government where political authority rests in the nation's citizens.
Executive head of government/head of state.
President Title often given the head of government in a presidential democracy.
Prime Minister Title often given to the head of government in a parliamentary democracy. (United Kingdom)
Chancellor Title often given to the head of government in a parliamentary democracy. (Germany)
Legislative Law making body
Bi-cameral having a legislative divided into an upper and lower house
Presidential Democracy citizens elect both members of the legislative branch and executive branch.
Parliamentary Democracy citizens elect members of the legislative; then members of the legislative branch select the head of state in the executive branch.
Political Party organizations which represent specific political ideas in a given country
Germany Chancellor
United Kingdom Prime Minister
Russia President
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