This PowerPoint address many topics. Six different government systems (democracy, republic, constitutional monarchy, absolute monarchy, dictatorship, communism) are explained and the slides include pictures to help students make connections. Economic systems (market and command) are also addressed, including information about the characteristics of each and how supply and demand works. Also in the presentation is the concept of how geographers divide countries into the categories of developed and developing and what characteristics they look at when making those decisions. Suggestions for class discussion are added to the notes at the bottom of many slides. As always, this PowerPoint is completely editable to meet your classroom needs.