Types of Legitimacy in Government

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Which of these is most like traditional legitimacy?

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1. Which of these is LEAST like rational-legal legitimacy?

2. What is legitimacy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Without government legitimacy, little would be accomplished in government.This printable worksheet examines government legitimacy in its varying forms. Test your command of vocabulary and knowledge of historical applications using an this interactive quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment reviews the following:

  • Government legitimacy defined
  • Recognizing types of government legitimacy
  • Applications of government legitimacy

Skills Practiced

The following skills will be employed in this quiz and worksheet:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding traditional and rational-legal legitimacy
  • Distinguishing differences - ensure that you are able to compare and contrast varying types of government legitimacy
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding traditional legitimacy and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about government legitimacy, study the accompanying lesson called Types of Legitimacy in Government. This lesson includes the following objectives:

  • Define government legitimacy
  • Understand traditional legitimacy
  • Differentiate between rational-legal legitimacy and charismatic legitimacy
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