Sovereign Government: Definition & Overview


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

A _____ is a ruling party that operates an independent nation, free from the interference of foreign powers.

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. The _____ are generally responsible for deciding which nations are recognized as having sovereign status.

2. Which of the following do most within the international political community expect to see in a sovereign government?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

The worksheet and quiz will gauge your grasp of sovereign governments. Topics you will need to know include ruling parties that operate an independent nation and identifying nations which are recognized for having sovereign status.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to:

  • Understand factors of importance to sovereign governments with regard to political community
  • Identify former aggregate of smaller European nations operating under a single unified government
  • Determine who invaded neighboring countries during World War II

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on sovereign governments
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine about Eastern European nations in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the international political community

Additional Learning

Want more information about sovereign governments? Then read this lesson named Sovereign Government: Definition & Overview, which will cover the following objectives:

  • Define what it takes to be sovereign
  • Understand the role of the United Nations
  • Recognize the challenges to a sovereign government
  • Analyze sovereignty in the modern era