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World Governments & International Relations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The British monarch ____.

Question 2 2. Which branch of the British government enforces the law?

Question 3 3. Federal systems can best be described as:

Question 4 4. The United States currently utilizes which system of government?

Question 5 5. Which of the following groups typically also play a key role in maintaining the power of the autocratic government?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following terms includes both authoritarianism and totalitarianism, if led by one ruler?

Question 7 7. Which non-state entity was formed around 1988 and is responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks?

Question 8 8. American President Woodrow Wilson was instrumental in the founding of which international organization?

Question 9 9. Mexico's legislative branch is bicameral. One house is the Senate. What is the other?

Question 10 10. What does Mexico call its Federal District, which houses the government?

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Question 11 11. The structures of the German government are codified in the Basic Law of Germany written in _____.

Question 12 12. The highest arbiter of German law is the _____.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a major political party in the United Kingdom?

Question 14 14. In a general election, British citizens vote for ...

Question 15 15. What is a military alliance?

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Question 16 16. Which of these is NOT a source of international law?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements correctly describes a society ruled by an oligarchy?

Question 18 18. Ana lives in a country where the monarch is the key figure in the government. He determines the fate of the country on his own. She wants to start a petition to form the country's first parliament in order to restrict the monarch's power. Why is her country currently an absolute monarchy?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 20 20. What's the best explanation of a nation?

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Question 21 21. The United States never became a member of the League of Nations. Which of these would have had to ratify the treaty for the U.S. to join such an organization?

Question 22 22. The president is attempting to resolve a very sensitive matter regarding Turkey. He has had some difficulties with Congress and knows that they probably won't support his plans. Which of the following is an action he can NOT implement to resolve the crisis?

Question 23 23. Which subfield of international relations studies the international customs and rules that States recognize?

Question 24 24. What school of thought in international relations argues that States act in their own self-interest in an anarchical environment by pursuing power?

Question 25 25. What state did Russia evolve out of in 1991?

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Question 26 26. What kind of cases does Russia's constitutional court hear?

Question 27 27. Which of these is NOT a title of the Chinese President?

Question 28 28. What is the name of the minority coalition in the National People's Congress?

Question 29 29. How does Croatia's membership history in the EU differ from that of Slovenia and Slovakia?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT one of the founding nations of the European Coal and Steel Community that later evolved into the EU?

World Governments & International Relations Chapter Exam Instructions

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