Students learn about the different forms of government that exist, including democracy, autocracy, oligarchy, and others. They compare and contrast these forms, and they look at real-life examples in the world today.
Students will be able to...
Identify major forms of government (autocracy, monarchy, dictatorship, representative and direct democracy, oligarchy, theocracy, anarchy)
Compare and contrast the major features of different forms of government
Analyze examples of real-world governments
These resources were created with support from the Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Foundation