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FC: World Governments

1: 1789 national constitution was adopted Government structured to three part system -Executive -Legislative -Judicial | American Government

2: Two Major Parties compete for power -Democrat (Blue Donkey) -Republican (Red Elephant) | Executive Branch: Chief of State is the head of the government President and Vice president President appoints certain important officials to be in his cabinet

3: Legislative branch is Bicameral: House of Representatives elected every 2 years and has 435 dependent on population Senate elected every 6 years and has 100 seats each state with 2 seats

4: Supreme Court: -9 justices appointed to lifelong terms -highest law in the land | Lower courts at state level -94 judicial districts in 50 states -Court of Appeals -District courts | Judicial Branch

5: Exports: Soybeans, corn, organic chemicals, aircraft, vehicle parts, computers, cars, medicines Imports: Agricultural products, industrial supplies (oil), capital goods (computers, telecoms, electronics), consumer goods (cars, clothes, medicine, furniture) | Mixed Market Economy

7: Mexico Constitution approved February 5th, 1917 Follow Spanish form of government Federal Government Limited Powers

8: Executive Branch: Current leader: Enrique Pena Nieto Structure: chief of state and head of the government. cabinet appointed by him elections are held every 6 years

9: Judicial Branch: Supreme court of justice -21 ministers -5 supernumerary judges -Serve for life -Nominated by president -Appointed by senate | Legislative Branch: -Senate 96 members +elections every 6 years -Chamber of Deputies 500 members +elections every 3 years

10: Mexico Economy: -Free Market -Main Exports: Manufactured goods, oil, silver, fruits, veggies, coffee, cotton -Main Imports: Metalworking machines, steel mill products, agricultural and electrical machinery, car parts

11: Peoples Republic of China -Constitution adopted in December 4, 1982 -Federal Government -Unlimited Power -Founded under Mao Zedong

12: Executive Branch: President- Xi Jinping VP- Li Yuanchao Premier- Li Keqiang They are elected by National Peoples Congress for a 5 year term The Premier is nominated by the President and confirmed by the Congress | President | Vice President | Premier

13: Legislative Branch: National People’s Congress -2,987 seats -five year terms | Judicial Branch: -Supreme Peoples Court +340 judges with a chief judge and 13 grand justices +Chief justice is appointed by National Congress and term is limited to 2 consecutive 5 year terms -Lower District Courts

14: Free Market Economy: -Worlds largest Exporter -Exports: Electrical and other machinery, data processing equipment, apparel, textiles -Imports:Oil and mineral fuels, machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery components, medical equipment, cars, soybeans

15: The United Kingdom | Constitution Adopted: Magna Carta of 1215 and the Act of Settlement of 1701 Unitary System Limited Government King and Queen figurehead

16: Executive Branch: Chief of State-Queen & King Head of Government-Prime minister | Prime Minister, David Cameron | King & Queen, Elizabeth II

17: Legislative: -Bicameral -House of Lords 780 seats -House of Commons 650 seats | Judicial: -Supreme court of 12 justices including court president -Court of Appeal -High Court, Crown Court, County Courts, Magistrates' Courts | Labour Party and Conservative Party, with the Liberal Democrats holding a significant number of seats

18: Economy: -Mixed Economy -Import: manufactured goods, machinery, fuels; foodstuffs -Export: manufactured goods, fuels, chemicals; food, beverages, tobacco

19: -Constitution: July 9, 1990 -Federal parliamentary democracy and a commonwealth realm -Limited Government | Australian Government

20: Executive Branch: -Chief of State: Queen of Australia Elizabeth II represented by governor general Quentin Bryce Head of Government: prime minister Anthony John “Tony” Abbott

21: Legislative Branch: -Bicameral congress Senate 76 seats 12 members from each of the six states and two from the mainland territories elections held every 3 years. -House of reps 150 seats members elected by popular vote. | Judicial Branch: -Common law system based on English model -Supreme court of 7 judges, mandatory retirement at 70

22: Free Market Economy Import: machinery and transport equipment, computers and office machines, telecommunication equipment and parts; crude oil and petroleum products Export: coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool, alumina, wheat, machinery and transport equipment

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