Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Transcript of AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT
Unitary: which power is held by one central authority
Federal: power is divided between one central and several regional authorities.
Confederation: associations of independent countries that, for some common purpose, agree to certain limits on their freedom for the common good
What countries have which Form of Government?
Unitary: Cuba and the United Kingdom
Federal: Australia, Germany, Russia, Canada, Brazil, Mexico
Confederation: European Union
Autocratic: government in which one person possesses unlimited power and the citizen has little if any role in the government.
Oligarchic: government by the few, or a small group control everything. The citizen has a very limited role.
Democratic: a government in which the power is with the people
What countries have which Type of Citizen Participation?
Democratic:United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Canada, Australia
Parliamentary: a type of democracy in which the prime minister (chief executive) and head of state (a monarch or other person) is dependent on the legislature.
Presidential: a type of democracy in which the president (chief executive and head of state)is independent of the legislature.
SSCG7: Students will explain the structure of the national government of Australia
Which Countries Have Which Type of Democracy?
Parliamentary: United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Germany
Presidential: Mexico, Brazil, USA
Australia is a FEDERAL PARLIAMENTARY DEMOCRACY
Like Canada, Australia is a CONSTITUTIONAL MONARCHY
Chief Executive: PRIME MINISTER
Head of State: QUEEN OF ENGLAND
Voting Age: 18 YEARS OLD