Ch 3: Different Forms of Government

About This Chapter

Watch these educational videos on the different forms of government. The self-paced lessons in this chapter can help you study monarchies, democracies, constitutional and transitional governments.

Different Forms of Government - Chapter Summary

These lessons include an overview of different types of governments, including their roles, functions, benefits and origins. You'll study traditional types of governments and learn about various types of democracies and democratic principles. You can also take a look at a comparison of totalitarianism and authoritarianism. The videos in this chapter cover topics such as:

  • The role of government
  • Strengths and weaknesses of traditional governments
  • Democracy
  • Autocracy
  • Constitutional governments
  • Transitional governments

The lessons in this chapter are made up of short videos that are taught by engaging, knowledgeable instructors. The videos include fun graphics and examples to help you learn about the different forms of government, and multiple-choice quizzes are available at the end of each section to test your knowledge.

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