Define each component of democracy in the space provided below. Your definition should be no more than three sentences in length (30 words each). Rank the components of American democracy on a scale of 1 to 9, with 1 being the most important to a democratic form of government and 9 being the least important. Then, explain why you selected your top two and bottom two components in the space provided. This part of your assignment will be a minimum of 100 words. Your response must be written using complete sentences. A reference list with APA formatting is required; however, using sources other than the textbook is not required.
RANKING (1-9) COMPONENTS OF DEMOCRACY
Briefly explain why you selected your top two and bottom two components of democracy.