Chapter 15 Vocab

By Sushma Penupala

Borders

Definition: a line separating two political or geographical areas.

Sovereign Government

Definition: supreme and independent power or authority in government as possessed or claimed by a state or community.

International Relationships

Definition: an area of study or knowledge concerned with relations between different countries

Balance of Power

Definition: an equilibrium of power sufficient to discourage or prevent one nation or party from imposing its will on or interfering with the interests of another

United Nations

Definition: an intergovernmental organization established on 24 October 1945 to promote international co-operation

European Union

Definition: The EU is an economic and political union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe