an area organized into political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states
6 largest states in order
How many microstates are recognized?
What do many microstates have in common?
Many are islands.
List 6 microstates and where they are
1 Nauru- in pacific, east of indonesia 2 Micronesia- in pacific, E of Philippines 3 Dominica- in atlantic, SE of Haiti 4 St. Lucia in Atlantic, S of Dominica 5 Singapore- In Pacific, E of Malaysia 6 Barbados- In Atlantic, NE of Trinidad and Tobago