What is Sovereignty? - Definition & Meaning


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Which of the following statements is true?

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1. De jure sovereignty includes:

2. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This practice quiz/worksheet combo will sharpen your knowledge of classifications and properties of sovereignty, as well as its definition.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

A bit more specifically, you will be examined on:

  • The necessities of a sovereign nation
  • De jure sovereignty's characteristics
  • Characteristics of sovereignty
  • What it means if a country can control its own people, support itself, and be recognized for it by other countries

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding international relations
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about sovereignty
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information regarding factors that determine de facto sovereignty

Additional Learning

If you want to know more on sovereignty, have a look at the accompanying lesson titled, What is Sovereignty? - Definition & Meaning. The tutorial will further your comprehension of:

  • Sovereignty's background
  • De jure sovereignty
  • De facto sovereignty
  • Independence and sovereignty