Who is involved in direct democracy? Who is involved in representative democracy?
The citizens are involved in a direct democracy, instead of the representatives. In representative democracy, the citizens elect leaders who get to vote and make the decisions.
What is the difference between direct democracy and representative democracy?
The difference between direct and representative democracy is in direct democracy the citizens get to directly vote and have their say on the issue, while in representative democracies, the people get to pick a leader to make the decision for them.
When did direct democracy begin? When did representative democracy begin?
Direct democracy started in the 5th century BC. Representative democracy began in 508 BCE.
Where did direct democracy begin? Where is representative democracy used today
Direct democracy began in Athens Greece. Representative democracy is used in America and Canada today. .
Why did direct democracy happen? Why is it best for representative democracy to be used today?
The direct democracy happened because the Greeks needed a way to fairly ame decision and involve the people who live there. Representative democracy is best to be used today because if we were to use direct democracy it wouldn't work very well because there are so many people in the United States and other countries today.
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