Political Change: Definition, Purpose & Types - Quiz & Worksheet


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Significant disruption in a government that leads to new or modified leadership or policies is called?

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1. Which of the following is not a cause for political change?

2. Which of the following is not a major type of political change?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you review the different types of political change. You will be quizzed on the causes for political change.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet can help you review:

  • Significant disruption in a government
  • Causes of political change
  • Civil war
  • Coup d'état

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related political science lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding what causes political change
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about civil war

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the accompanying lesson titled Political Change: Definition, Purpose & Types. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define political change
  • Identify the causes of political change
  • Learn about the different types of political change
  • Examine how a civil war can break out