Monarchy vs. Republic

By: Morgan Giauque and Rileigh Grimes

Monarchy

Definition

A Monarchy is a form of government with a monarch at the head


-Monarch: a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor

How Do They Get into Power?

One or several individual(s) reigning until death or abdication

Real World Example

Queen Elizabeth


-Heir: Prince Charles

Countries With Monarchy

1. Oman

2. Saudi Arabia

3. Swaziland

Republic

Definition

A Republic is a representative government ruled by law. It recognizes the unalienable rights of individuals

How Do They Get into Power?

The leader gets elected by votes

Real World Example

When a team votes for a captain

Countries With a Republic

1. Chile

2. Colombia

3. Costa Rica