Country Context: We suggest that you spend approximately 45 minutes on question

Country Context: We suggest that you spend approximately 45 minutes on question 1.
1. Presidential and parliamentary systems share both similarities and differences in the
relationships between their executive branch and their legislative branch.
(a) Identify and explain one way the relationship between the Mexican president and the
Mexican legislature is similar to the relationship between the British prime minister and
the British parliament.
(b) Identify and explain two ways the relationship between the Mexican president and the
Mexican legislature and that of the British prime minister and the British parliament are
different from each other.
(c) Explain one advantage of the relationships between branches in a parliamentary system
and one advantage of the relationships between branches in a presidential system.