Type
Word Search
Description

blackfoot
canadian
confidential
conflict
consitutional
council
debate
declaration
federal
law
legislation
policy
reconcilliation
reservations
rights
royal proclaimation
seaultaux
shortfall
taxes
treaties
treaty land entitlements

Canadian Government Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

official opposition
leader of the opposition
vote
speaker of the house
supreme court
representative
reading
prime minister
parliament
page
monarch
legislation
law
commons
branches
government
municipal
provincial
federal
elect
debate
constituency
senate
clerk
citizen
chamber
capital
cabinet
bill
amend

Constitution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A national legislative body Congress
A person chosen or appointed to act or speak for a group Representative
A member of a senate Senator
A nation or territory considered as an organized political community under one government State
A legislative body of a country or state Legislature
A formal and organized process of selecting a member of a political body Election
A position of authority, trust, or service of a public nature Office
A draft of a proposed law presented to parliament for discussion Bills
A formal indication of a choice between two or more candidates Vote
A compulsory contribution to state revenue Taxes
A moral or legal obligation; a responsibility Duty
Movement of one part of something to another Migration
System of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members Law
A formally concluded and ratified agreement between countries Treaty
A group of soldiers especially a cavalry unit commanded by a captain Troops
The leader of the United States President
of, by, or appropriate to a court or judge Judicial
Authority to act Power
A formal examination of evidence before a judge Trial
A body of people sworn to give a verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court Jury
An act of conflict between two countries War
Freedom from disturbance Peace
Having or relating to a system of government Federal
A moral or legal entitlement Rights
Branch responsible for putting policies or laws into effect Executive

Chapter 8: Confederation to Constitution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____ is a act of official confirmation ratification
______ is a place where weapons are stored arsenal
_______ was lands narrowest of the Appalachians, covered by the Land Ordinance of 1785 Northwest Territory
_______ was an impose or raise of tax levy
_______ is a country or nation in which people elect representatives to govern republic
these people helped create the U.S. Consitution founders
_____ was a proposal for a legislature in which each state would have one vote New Jersey Plan
_____ was a prominent adviser to the Constitutional Convention James Madison
____ is the government department that interprets laws Judicial Branch
______ is the government department that makes laws Legislative branch
_______ are the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution Bill of Rights
_________ is an addition to a document amendment
__________ were people who supported ratification of the Constitution Federalists
_____________ is a system in which more than one half of a group holds the power to make decisions binding the entire group Majority rule
__________ is a system of government in which power is shared between the national (or federal) government and the states Federalism

Taxation Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

nondiscretionary spending
tax liability
taxes
revenue
tax refund
debt ceiling
fiscal year
federal budget
voluntary compliance
discretionary spending
fiscal policy
subsidies
entitlements
private sector
public sector
tax assessor
tariff
excise tax
payroll tax
indirect tax
direct tax

US History Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

major ideas found in the US Constitution of limiting the power to tax and right to a fair trial Magna Carta
foundation for American government for freedoms such as freedom of speech and a trial by jury English Bill of Rights
written mostly by Jefferson to list the grievances against Great Britain and to declare independence from Great Britain DOI
Gave freedom to the slaves in all of the states 13th Amendment
required states to give citizenship to all citizens born in the US 14th Amendment
gave African American men the right to vote 15th Amendment
created a graduated income tax 16th Amendment
provided a direct election of senators 17th Amendment
gave women the right to vote 19th Amendment
ended poll taxes 24th Amendment
the right of 18 years old to vote 26th Amendment
document, which formed the first government of the US near the end of the American Revolution. States had more power than the national government. AOC
a document outlining the basic form and rules of the US government US Constitution
essays written by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay to support the ratification of the Constitution Federalist Papers
first 10 amendments to the Constitution guaranteeing individual liberties and due process Bill of Rights
peace plan issued by Wilson that called for freedom of the seas, reduction of armaments, and end to secret diplomacy. Important part was the creation of the League of Nations a national peaces organiz Fourteen Points
treaty that ended WW2. Was extremely harsh on Germany Treaty of Versailles
Declaration by Truman to economically assist any country fighting communism after WW2. The declaration marked the beginning of the Containment Policy Truman Doctrine

N.S. 30 Final (1) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Agreement
band
CalderCase
Canada
Ceremony
chief
Election
Entitlement
Government
history
indian
interpretations
land
Metis
Order
Political
promise
regional
Sioux
Treaty
Tribunal

Government Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

administration
attorney general
balances
budgets
cabinet
checks
commander in chief
country
defense
executive branch
federal
government
house of reps
judicial branch
justice
law
leaders
legislative
military
national
obama
policies
power
President
president
secretary
senate
supreme court
United States
vice president

Unit 9: The Federalist Era Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Jefferson & Madison led this political party which liked limited government. DemocraticRepublican
When a president refuses a request by Congress for information ExecutivePrivilege
A crisis or rebellion caused by Hamilton’s new taxes which Washington used force to end Whiskey
Where Anthony Wayne defeated Native Americans leading to the Treaty of Greenville. FallenTimbers
Belief that states gave federal gov’t its’ power. StatesRights
Concept that a state can repeal or overturn laws they feel are unconstitutional. Nullification
Taking Americans and making them serve in the Royal Navy. Impressment
Adams & Hamilton led this political party which favored a strong federal government Federalist
Washington warned people about political factions & foreign entanglements in this Address. Farewell
Precedent set by Washington of giving a speech or address upon being sworn in. Inaugural
Washington’s policy to stay out of other countries conflicts or entanglements Neutrality
Statements made by Virginia and Kentucky suggesting states could nullify or overturn rules they felt unconstitutional. Resolutions
The kind of powers that Federalists felt was granted by the Constitution. Implied
Things George did that became examples for others to follow. Precedent
Department heads who serve as advisors to a president. Cabinet
His popular treaty re-opened the Mississippi & settled the border with Spain. Pinckney
His treaty with England didn’t end impressment & wasn’t popular. Jay
French diplomats demand bribe just to talk. XZYAffair
Secretary of the Treasury with plan to repay debts. Hamilton
2nd President of the United States Adams
3rd President of the United States Jefferson

Principles of the Constitution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Law-making Branch LEGISLATIVE
Law-enforcing Branch EXECUTIVE
Law-interpreting Branch JUDICIAL
In Congress, 1 of 100 SENATOR
First 10 Amendments BILLOFRIGHTS
1st says: say what you want (2 wds.) FREESPEECH
2nd says: right to ___ (2 wds.) BEARARMS
Law of the Land CONSTITUTION
3rd says: they can't stay SOLDIERS
Half of Congress: 1 of 3 HOUSE
Half of Congress: 2 of 3 OF
Half of Congress: 3 of 3 REPRESENTATIVES
Before it alaw BILL
Change to the Constitution AMENDMENT
Simply, doc to search your stuff WARRANT
5th says: right to remain __ SILENT
Type of court for 6th CRIMINAL
Type of court for 7th CIVIL
President of the Senate VICEPRESIDENT
Powers given to the fed. gvmnt. ENUMERATED
Powers given to the States RESERVED
8th says: no unusual __ PUNISHMENT
Gvmt. pay for what they take away (2 wds.) EMINENTDOMAIN
Intro to Constitution PREAMBLE
"...provide for the common __" DEFENSE
"...secure the blessings of __" LIBERTY
"1st Constitution"? ARTICLES
Chief Executive; commander-in-Chief, ... PRESIDENT
"People Rule": 1 of 2 POPULAR
Principle of shared power between fed gvmt & states FEDERALISM
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 1 of 2 JUDICIAL
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 2 of 2 REVIEW
Full Faith and __ CREDIT
__ & Proper: The Elastic Clause NECESSARY
Powers shared by nat. & state gvmts. CONCURRENT
To approve an Amendment RATIFY
The R of RAPPS RELIGION
6th says: right to a __ LAWYER
__ Clause: nothing higher than Constitution SUPREMACY
"People Rule": 2 of 2 SOVEREIGNTY

N.S. 30 Final (3) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

procedure
nominee
first nations
house of commons
department
indigenous
settlement
common law
bill
eligible
principle
poundmaker
candidate
ethics
politician
resource
constitutional
ownership
traditional
piapot
aboriginal