Political Change: Definition & Explanation


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How frequently should one expect to see political change in the world?

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1. How many types of political change are there?

2. Voting in a new party is an example of _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will gauge your knowledge of political change and your understanding of historical examples of political changes. In order to pass the quiz, you will need to know about the frequency and types of political change, and how the rate of political change affects a country's perceived stability.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • What kind of political change comes about by voting
  • How frequent, irregular political change affects a country's apparent power and stability
  • Types of political change
  • How frequently political change happens in the world

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related anthropology lesson
  • Knowledge application - access the knowledge you've gained regarding political change to identify its effect on a country's perceived power and stability
  • Information recall - remember what you learned about the illegal overthrow of a government by the country's military

Additional Learning

To learn more, check out the corresponding lesson titled Political Change: Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Defines governance and coup d'etat
  • Explains external and internal types of political change
  • Identifies historical examples of political change in the United States, Iraq and Syria