Who is involved in direct democracy? Who is involved in representative democracy?
Direct democracy involves the citizens vote. Representative democracy involves citizens voting for someone to pass laws for them.
What is the difference between direct democracy and representative democracy?
The difference between direct democracy and representative democracy is that in direct democracy the citizens have a direct vote, but in representative democracy the citizens vote for a representative to make those choices for them.
When did direct democracy begin? When did representative democracy begin?
Direct democracy began in 508 BCE. Representative democracy began around 1776.
Where did direct democracy begin? Where is representative democracy used today?
Direct democracy began in the Athens. Representative democracy is used today in the united states of america.
Why did direct democracy happen? Why is it best for representative democracy to be used today?
Direct democracy happened because the people of athens wanted to be more included. Today representative democracy is a better option because the people can’t vote on every single law passing by because that would take to much of our time.