Government System The government system of Europe vocab

Government System The government system of Europe vocab

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Term Definition
Autocracy A government political system where political authority vest in a single leader.
Democracy A government political system where political authority vest in the nation's citizens.
Executive head of government/head of state
President title often given to the head of government(state) in a presidential democracy
Prime Minister title often given to the head of government in a parliamentary democracy
Chancellor title often given to the head of government in a parliamentary democracy
Legislature law making body
Bi-Cameral have a legislature divided into an upper and lower house
Presidential Democracy citizens elect both members of the legislative and executive branch
Parliamentary democracy citizens elect members of legislative branch- then members of legislative branch elect head of state in executive branch
Political party organization that represents specific political ideas in a given country
Russia president
United Kingdom prime minister
Germany chancellor

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