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Question

A government controlled by a few people for their own interests is said to be ____________

Options

A) Autocracy

B) a tyranny

C) Oligarchy

D) Monarchy


The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

Oligarchy is a form of power structure in which power rests with a small number of people. These people may be distinguished by nobility, wealth, family ties, education or corporate, religious, political, or military control.

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  • Oligarchy is a form of power structure in which power rests with a small number of people. These people may be distinguished by nobility, wealth, family ties, education or corporate, religious, political, or military control.

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