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State the formula for a “state” and give an example of a state currently in the world. Population + Territory + Sovereignty + government = USA. Define Sovereignty and give an example of a sovereign country and one that is not.

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State the formula for a state and give an example of a state currently in the world

State the formula for a “state” and give an example of a state currently in the world

  • Population + Territory + Sovereignty + government =

  • USA


Define sovereignty and give an example of a sovereign country and one that is not

Define Sovereigntyand give an example of a sovereign country and one that is not

  • The ability of a nation to make decisions both within its country and with foreign countries on it’s own.

  • USA – Not: Palestine, Puerto Rico


State the formula for a state and give an example of a state currently in the world

What is the name for a country’s leader who acquired their position through hereditary AND who does not share power with anyone or any group.

  • What is an Absolute Monarch. Now give an example of an absolute monarch.

  • Louis XIV, Henry VIII (possibly Kim Jong UN of North Korea)


This is a country ruled by a group of military generals

This is a country ruled by a group of military generals

  • What is a Junta?

  • What is a country that had a junta which we studied?

  • Egypt!


This theory says that god gave certain people the right to rule

This Theory says that God gave certain people the right to rule.

  • What is Divine Right theory. Now give an example of a Divine Right monarch.

  • Louis XIV


It is the clear boundaries or borders of a country

It is the clear boundaries or borders of a country

  • What is territory.

  • Follow – up. What is the country with the largest territory?

  • Russia!


State the formula for a state and give an example of a state currently in the world

This is a type of theory that says that people form an agreement with those who rule. Often times this agreement is called a Constitution. What type of theory is this?

  • What is Social Contract Theory. Give an example of a government using social contracts?

  • USA!


State the formula for a state and give an example of a state currently in the world

In this form of government a group of countries or states get together for limited purposes. They give the central government only a little bit of power

  • What is a Confederation. Give an example!!

  • UN, EU or USA under Articles of Confederation


In this form of government power is divided between a central authority and it s regions or states

In this form of government, power is divided between a central authority and it’s regions (or states).

  • What is a Federal form of government.

  • Give an example?

  • USA today 


What are the four functions of government

What are the four functions of government?

  • 1. Provide for national defense

  • 2. Maintain social order within the country

  • 3. Provide for economic system

  • 4. Provide for public services.

  • Give an example of each!!!

  • Army, police, $ and schools!


State the formula for a state and give an example of a state currently in the world

The colonists had two main roles from Britain’s perspective during the colonial era. What were both of them?

  • 1. Provide for raw materials like cotton and wood

  • Buy Britain’s finished goods like chairs, clothing and dishes


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