Results for: Republic

In Politics and Government

What is a republic?

A republic is a country which is not run by an hereditary head ofstate. That is, it is not run by a king or any other sort ofmonarch who inherited the job from his or her fath (MORE)
In US Constitution

Why do you have republics?

A republic gives more power to the people. Instead of having adespot or monarch, in a republic, representative elected by thepeople represent them as a whole.
In History of the United States

Is a representative republic different from a republic?

Technically, no. By definition, all republics are representative in some form, since "republic" means "rule by elected officials", and elected officials are representative of (MORE)
In Germany in WW2

When did the Czech republic become a republic?

The Czech Republic was formerly part of Czechoslovakia, under Communist rule. In 1989, it became democratic. It split apoart from its counterpart, Slovakia, in 1992 and offici (MORE)
In Politics and Government

What are republics?

A system of government that rests ultimate governing power in itspeople, who may rule directly or via representatives.
In History of Europe

Was the Roman Republic the first republic?

Rome was probably the first recorded republic in the sense of government by elected representatives, which is what republic means. Ancient Greece had the most well known dem (MORE)
In Politics and Government

Who or what is the republic?

A republic is a country which is not run by an hereditary leader . That is, it is not run by a king or any other sort of monarch who inherited the job from his or her fathe (MORE)
In History of the Philippines

What makes a republic a republic?

A "republic" is a system of government in which the rulers are elected by the people. This contrasts with a monarchy, where power is inherited through family lines. However (MORE)
In Czech Republic

Is Czech republic a republic?

Yes, the president is the head of state and a government and a parliament runs the country.
In Roman Empire

How republic was a roman republic?

The Roman Republic was a republic fully because it was not ruled by a king or other aristocrats. This is the definition of a republic. That is all you need to be a republic. A (MORE)