Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Explain how the elements and foundations of Roman representative democracy are present in modern systems of government.
Explain how the elements and foundations of Greek direct democracy can be found in modern systems of government.
Identify and explain essential ideas of constitutional government, which include limited government; rule of law; due process of law; separated and shared powers; checks and balances; federalism; popular sovereignty; republicanism; representative government; and individual rights to life, liberty and property; and freedom of conscience.
Compare and contrast major forms of governments in Europe and the Americas throughout history.
Define the term nation-state and describe the rise of nation-states headed by monarchs in Europe from 1500 to 1700.
Discuss the impact of major forms of government in Europe and the Americas on civil and human rights.