How do different systems of government compare?

In this lesson, we will recap the type of government the UK has and explore the differences in a devolved government. We will then go on to analyse how governments work in other countries. We will have an opportunity to examine the difference between a democratic government and other forms of government.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which word best describes the 'Government'?

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Q2.Who is Xi Jinping?

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Q3.Which of these is a feature of democracy?

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Q4.Which of these is a feature of a non-democratic country?

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Q5.What type of Government is this? "It uses power to enforce strict obedience to its policies and practises."

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Q6.Which of these is a positive of living in a democracy

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which word best describes the 'Government'?

1/6

Q2.Who is Xi Jinping?

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Q3.Which of these is a feature of democracy?

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Q4.Which of these is a feature of a non-democratic country?

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Q5.What type of Government is this? "It uses power to enforce strict obedience to its policies and practises."

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Q6.Which of these is a positive of living in a democracy

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How do different systems of Government compare?

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Q1.Finish the statement: the UK has a

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Q2.To win a general election, you need to get how many seats to gain a majority?

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Q3.Which one is NOT a devolved government?

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Q4.Elections are fair and free and basic rights are honoured, but may have issues (e.g. media freedom is sometimes restricted and censored). What is this an example of?

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Q5.Which Parliament can decide on 'reserved matters'?

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How do different systems of Government compare?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Finish the statement: the UK has a

1/5

Q2.To win a general election, you need to get how many seats to gain a majority?

2/5

Q3.Which one is NOT a devolved government?

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Q4.Elections are fair and free and basic rights are honoured, but may have issues (e.g. media freedom is sometimes restricted and censored). What is this an example of?

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Q5.Which Parliament can decide on 'reserved matters'?

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