Ch 24: ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Types of Government

About This Chapter

Use this chapter's video lessons to help your seventh grader review the different types of government. Strengthen their understanding of specific types of government and its function in preparation for the ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies exam.

ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Types of Government- Chapter Summary

The entertaining video lesson in this chapter explore the different types of government and their various purposes. Our instructors will explain each type of government, its role and its function. These lessons will help students prepare for ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies exam questions on the following:

  • Role of government
  • Types of government
  • Economic role of government
  • Principles of democracy
  • African life after independence
  • African union

We are here to make studying government and social studies a simple and entertaining activity. The video lessons are organized in a way that teach concepts simply and efficiently. They include tags that jump straight to key points in the lesson. Our video transcripts also include everything that is covered in the videos for a text-based study option.

6 Lessons in Chapter 24: ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: Types of Government
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What is Government? - Definition, Role & Functions

1. What is Government? - Definition, Role & Functions

In this lesson, we will examine the various definitions of government. Then we will take a close look at the functions of the U.S. government and the role it plays in citizens' everyday lives.

Government: Definition, Purpose & Types

2. Government: Definition, Purpose & Types

In this lesson, you will explore the concept and forms of government and discover how different types of government use and control their power. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

What Are the Economic Functions of Government?

3. What Are the Economic Functions of Government?

Find out what the six economic functions of government are in the United States. See some examples in each of the categories and find out how you benefit from them.

What is Democracy? - Definition, Types & Principles

4. What is Democracy? - Definition, Types & Principles

In this lesson, we will study the nature of democracy. We will define the term, take a look at the types of democracy, and examine its basic principles.

Life in Africa after Independence

5. Life in Africa after Independence

In this lesson, we will learn about African independence in the aftermath of World War II. We'll explore key figures, examine the factors that resulted in African independence, and highlight major events and developments.

The African Union's History & Purpose

6. The African Union's History & Purpose

There's probably not a place in the world that struggles more than the people and states found on the continent of Africa. In this lesson, you'll learn about the African Union and its efforts to improve Africa. A short quiz follows.

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