Types Of Government

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Government Quizzes & Trivia

Name the government based on the given clues.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a dictatorship, who makes the laws?
    • A. 

      A group of powerful leaders

    • B. 

      One powerful leader with the support of a strong military

    • C. 

      A president

    • D. 

      A king or queen

  • 2. 
    Iran is a theocracy because of which of the following?
    • A. 

      The government is ruled by a powerful leader.

    • B. 

      The government is ruled by a king.

    • C. 

      The citizens elect their leaders.

    • D. 

      The government is ruled by a powerful religious leader.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Power to make laws is shared by the monarch and and a ruling council.

    • B. 

      Laws are made strictly by a king or queen.

    • C. 

      Laws are made by religious leaders.

    • D. 

      Laws are made by a powerful group of council members.

  • 4. 
    In a communist system, citizens are not permitted to own a private business or take care of their own healthcare.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    In a totalitarian government, citizens have many personal freedoms.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    In a ________________, citizens create laws through majority vote.
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Republic

    • C. 

      Monarchy

    • D. 

      Dictatorship

  • 7. 
    In a Republic, laws are made by elected __________________.
    • A. 

      Rulers

    • B. 

      Voters

    • C. 

      Citizens

    • D. 

      Representatives

  • 8. 
    The United States is a true democracy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False