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What the birthrate and immigration numbers do for Asian Americans, Latino, and African Americans children increase
The number of years ago that new waves of immigrants started to come from parts of the world unfamiliar to many Americans forty
An education that addresses cultural diversity and equity in schools multicultural
Knowledge, beliefs, and values are aspects that influence what culture
Concept that emphasizes that we need to learn more about our own culture than is commonly required along with interaction with other cultural groups culturalrelativism
The belief that every individual is his or her own master & controls their own destiny individualism
When a group’s distinctive cultural patterns either become part of the dominant culture or disappear after adopting the dominant culture assimilation
Describes a society that allows multiple distinctive groups to function separately and equally without requiring any assimilation into dominant society culturalpluralism
Prejudice, discrimination, and privilege and 3 obstacles to equalityandjustice
The 1990’s were characterized by the development of what in terms of education and teaching standards
InTASC developed specifically how many national standards for educator proficiency related to multicultural education ten
Seek freedoms, escape dismal economic or political conditions are all reasons for what immigration
Throughout history the U.S. Congress has restricted the immigration of different national or ethic groups on what basis racialsuperiority
Political stress in their native country, time sent in refugee camps, not speaking English, feeling disconnected are all what stressors
Help overall identity, sense of belonging, optimism, self-esteem are all benefits of developing a healthy what? ethnicidentity
Adoption of the dominant groups cultural patterns by a new or oppressed group. acculturation
Permeates all subject areas, ranges fro pre-school thru adult education, makes accurate & positive reference to ethnic diversity are all the characteristics of what type of curriculum multiethnic
Desegregation continued in many states until which Supreme Court Case involving ____ v. the Board of Education Brown
Family, people seen in newspapers, TV, & movies are all factors influence racialidentity
A system that differently structures groups access to economic, political cultural, & social resources. class
To provide education that is multicultural, what do professional educators need to do continuously reflect
those student with disadvantaged living status at-risk
those student that engage in high risk behaviors that make them vulnerable to harm high-risk
One of the most problematic areas faced by parents, school, communities, and law enforcement agencies substances
One of the MOST important of the regional differences in the United States, as well as other parts of the world religious
The type of differences that become apparent to educators as they move from one area to another to work regional
One of the most controversial issues in religious institutions today homosexuality

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Chapter 7 Immigration and Urbanization Crossword

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A immigration station in New York City Ellis Island
A immigration station in San Francisco Angel Island
People of different cultures and races blended together by their language Melting Pot
growth of cities urbanization
Multifamily urban dwellings Tenements
houses used for immigrants and workers Settlement Houses
illegal political influence for personal gain graft
Head of Tammany Hall Boss Tweed
giving government jobs to people who had helped a candidate get elected Patronage
designed to move people along fixed routes Mass Transit
favoritism towards Native Americans Nativism
A member of the Social Gospel Movement Jane Addams
illegal use of one's official position to obtain property extortion
A serious crime Felony
Grandson of William Harrison Benjamin Harrison
A movement that taught salvation to the poor Social Gospel
A candidate that won president in the Democratic Party Grover Cleveland
Jobs of a government's administration, Civil Service
A movement designed to assimilate people from wide to dominate cultures Americanization
A act that banned Chinese immigration Chinese Exclusion

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Chapter 7 Race and Ethnic Relations Crossword

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A situation in which a number of racial and ethnic groups live side by side, each retaining a distinct identity and lifestyle while still participating in some aspects of the larger culture. Pluralism
A group of people who share a common historical and cultural heritage and sense of group identity and belonging. Ethnic Group
A group that we feel positively toward, that we identify with, and that produces a "we feeling". In-Group
The process by which a racial or ethnic minority loses its distinctive identity and way of life and becomes absorbed into the dominant group. Assimilation
A situation in which there are two groups of workers willing to do the same work, but for different wages. Split Labor Market
A group of people who are believed to be a biological group sharing genetically transmitted traits that are defined as important. Race
The tendency to view one's own culture or subculture as the best and to judge other cultures or subcultures in comparison to it. Ethnocentrism
The view that certain racial or ethnic groups are biologically inferior and that practices involving their domination and exploitation are therefore justified. Racism
A group whose members share distinct physical or cultural characteristics; are denied access to power and resources available to other groups; and are accorded fewer rights, privileges, and opportunities. Minority Group
The unequal treatment of people because they are members of a particular group. Discrimination
An irrational attitude towards certain people based solely on their membership in a particular group. Prejudice
Rigid and oversimplifed images in which each element or person in a category is assumed possess all the characteristics associated with that category. stereotype
The group with the deepest roots in AMerican soil Native Americans
Some Americans whose ancestral home is Mexico, Cental Aerica, South America, or the Carribean refer themselves as Hispanic
Another term for Americans whose ancestral home is Mexico, Cental Aerica, South America, or the Carribean Latino

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The Roaring Twenties Crossword

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was a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards. roaring twenties
a cultural, social, and artistic explosion that took place in Harlem, New York, spanned the 1920s. harlem renaissance
the generation reaching maturity during and just after World War I, a high proportion of whose men were killed during those years. lost generation
was an American legal case in 1925 in which a substitute high school teacher, John Scopes, was accused of violating Tennessee's Butler Act, which had made it unlawful to teach human ... scopes trial
a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of authority anarchy
The rounding up and deportation of several hundred immigrants of radical political views by the federal government in 1919 and 1920. red scare
were a series of raids conducted by the United States Department of Justice to capture, arrest and deport radical leftists, especially anarchists, from the United States. palmer raids
were convicted of a robbery and two murders in Massachusetts in the early 1920s and sentenced to death. sacco and vanzetti
was a period in the 1920s, ending with the Great Depression, in which jazz music and dance styles became popular, mainly in the United States, but also in Britain, France and elsewhere. jazz age
the right to vote in political election suffrage
a person who advacates through or complete political or social reform radicals
to come to a place or country you are not native of immigration
contray to a society of mass poverty mass consumption
A law that severely restricted immigration by establishing a system of national quotas that blatantly discriminated against immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and virtually excluded Asians. national origins act
is a secret society in the southern U.S. that focuses on white supremacy and terrorizes other groups ku klux klan
the action of forbidding something prohibitation

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Culture Vocabulary Crossword

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A day set aside for remembering a person, an idea, or an event. HOLIDAY
A natural or human feature that marks a location. LANDMARK
A monument built to honor or remember a person, an idea, or an event. STATUE
A custom that is passed on to others TRADITION
Having many different cultures MULTICULTURAL
A group of people who have the same language, culture, and way of life. ETHNIC GROUP
Meaning different. DIVERSE
A way of doing something. CUSTOM
The number of people living in an area of a certain size, such as 1 square mile. POPULATION DENSITY
To move. MIGRATE
The unfair feeling of hate or dislike for people of a certain group, race, or religion. PREJUDICE
A chance to have a better way of life. OPPORTUNITY

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Celebrating diversity Crossword

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Discrimation against persons with the mental and/or physical disabilities; social structures that favour able-bodied individuals. Ableism
discrimination against individuals because of their age, often based on stereotypes. Ageism
a positive or negative inclination towards a person, group, or community; can lead to stereotyping. Bias
intolerant prejudice which glorifies one’s own group and denigrates members of other groups. Bigotry
intimidating, exclusionary, threatening or hostile behavior against an individual. Bullying
a social system of meaning and custom that is developed by a group of people to assure its adaptation and survival. These groups are distinguished by a set of unspoken rules that shape values, beliefs, habits, patterns of thinking, behaviors and styles of communication. Culture
physical or mental impairment, the perception of a physical or mental impairment, or a history of having had a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. Disability
unfavorable or unfair treatment towards an individual or group based on their race, ethnicity, color, national origin or ancestry, religion, socioeconomic status, education, sex, marital status, parental status, veteran’s status, political affiliation, language, age, gender, physical or mental abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity. Discrimination
psychological, physical, and social differences that occur among any and all individuals; including but not limited to race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, socioeconomic status, education, marital status, language, age, gender, sexual orientation, mental or physical ability, and learning styles. A diverse group, community, or organization is one in which a variety of social and cultural characteristics exist. Discrimination
when target group members refuse to accept the dominant ideology and take actions to redistribute social power more equitably. Empowerment
evenly distributed access to resources and opportunity necessary for a safe and healthy life; uniform distribution of access to ensure fairness. Equality
the guarantee of fair treatment, access, opportunity, and advancement while at the same time striving to identify and eliminate barriers that have prevented the full participation of some groups. The principle of equity acknowledges that there are historically underserved and underrepresented populations and that fairness regarding these unbalanced conditions is needed to assist equality in the provision of effective opportunities to all groups. Equality
a social construct which divides people into smaller social groups based on characteristics such as values, behavioral patterns, language, political and economic interests, history, and ancestral geographical base. Ethnicity
theory and practice that advocates for educational and occupational equity between men and women; undermines traditional cultural practices that support the subjugation of women by men and the devaluation of women’s contributions to society. Feminism
a personal conception of one’s own gender; often in relation to a gender opposition between masculinity and femininity. Gender expression is how people externally communicate or perform their gender identity to others. Gender Identity

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Industrialization and Imperialism Crossword

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Change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
Method of production that brought many workers and machines together Factory
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services Factors of Production
process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods Industrialization
Lords began fencing off the common land on their manors Enclosure
Movement of peopl from rural areas to cities Urbanization
Social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, and business people Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
System in which society, in the form of government, owns and controls the factors of production Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment Sphere of Influence
Taking land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
Policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which all nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China Open Door Policy
1839-1842 Chinese attempt to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won Opium War
1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won Russo Japanese War
1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence Boxer Rebellion
Prussian prime minister that led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire Otto Von Bismark
Political theory, advocated by Bismark, that national success justifies any means possible Realpolitik
German Emperor Kaiser

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EVIDENCE OF EVOLUTION Crossword

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the remains or impression of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form or as a mold or cast in rock. Fossils
make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify. Adapt
a group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding. Species
the process of developing or being developed. Development
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, and of human activity as it affects and is affected by these, including the distribution of populations and resources, land use, and industries. Geography
having the same or a similar relation; corresponding, as in relative position or structure. HomologousStructure
in genealogy, any person to whom two or more persons claim descent; also, the most recent ancestral form or species from which two different species evolved. CommonAncestor
structures are similar or resembling in certain respects, in function or in appearance but not in evolutionary origin or developmental origin. AnalogousStructure
relying on or derived from observation or experiment. Empirical
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form. Organism
deoxyribonucleic acid, a self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms as the main constituent of chromosomes. It is the carrier of genetic information. DNA
a distinctive attribute or aspect of something. Features
any of the pieces of hard, whitish tissue making up the skeleton in humans and other vertebrates. Bones
a period of ten years. Decades
the arrangement of and relations between the parts or elements of something complex. Structure
an anatomical feature that no longer seems to have a purpose in the current form of an organism of the given species. VestigialStructure
the branch of biology and medicine concerned with the study of embryos and their development. Embryology
The investigation and comparison of the structures of different organisms. ComparativeAnatomy
an English naturalist and geologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. CharlesDarwin
the process by which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth. Evolution

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Ap Gov Chapter 1 Part 1 Crossword

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A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them Democracy
A theory of government and politics contending that societies are divided along class lines and that an upper-class elite will rule, regardless of the formal niceties of governmental organization. Elite and Class Theory
(government) the system or form by which a community or another political unit is governed Government
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services produced in a nation Gross Domestic Product
A theory of American democracy contending that groups are so strong that government, which gives in to the many different groups, is thereby weakened. Hyperpluralism
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass media, interest groups, and political parties are the three main linkage institutions. Linkage Institutions
A fundamental principle of traditional democratic theory. In a democracy, choosing among alternatives requires that the majority's desire be respected. Majority Rule
A principle of traditional democratic theory that guarantees rights to those who do not belong to majorities and allows that they might join majorities through persuasion and reasoned argument. Minority Rights
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics is mainly a competition among groups, each one pressing for its own preferred policies. Pluralist Theory
the issues that attract the serious attention of public officials and other people actually involved in politics at any given point in time Policy Agenda
A condition that occurs when no coalition is strong enough to form a majority and establish policy. The result is that nothing may get done. Policy Gridlock
The effects a policy has on people and problems. Impacts are analyzed to see how well a policy has met its goal and at what cost. Policy Impacts
The branches of government charged with taking action on political issues. The U.S. Constitution established three policymaking institutions-the congress, the presidency, and the courts. Today, the power of the bureaucracy is so great that most political scientist consider it a fourth policy making institution Policy Institution
The process by which policy comes into being and evolves over time. People's interests, problems, and concerns create political issues for government policymakers. These issues shape policy, which in turn impacts people, generating more interests, problems, and concerns. Policymaking System
A set of basic values and beliefs about one's country or government that is shared by most citizens and that influences political opinions and behaviors Political Culture
an issue that arises when people disagree about a problem and how to fix it Political Issue
Main form = voting. Also joining political party, volunteering on political campaign, campaign contributions, running for office Politic Participation

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Literary Devices Crossword

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Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

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