S.S.CE
Review

Types of Governments

democracy a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives.

representative ruled by Representative controlled by citizens holds elections for leaders constitutional government people have a say.

direct: controlled by citizens constitutional government people have a say.

autocracy: a system of government by one person with absolute power.

dictatorship: ruled by one government by a dictator.

monarchy: ruled by one power usually inherited

theocracy: a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god.

oligarchy: ruled by  a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution.

anarchy: a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of authority.

communism: in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities and needs.