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alien
authoritarian
citizen
citizenship
civics
democracy
diverse
duty
ethnic group
expatriation
government
ideology
immigrant
institution
jury
majority
monarchy
naturalization
oath
participate
policy
protect
refugee
respect
responsibility
sovereignty
taxes
totalitarian
values
volunteerism
welfare

Civics and Economics Unit One Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the study of citizenshi, government, and the rights/duties of a citizen Civics
the rights and duties of members of a state Citizenship
a member of a community with a government that provides protection Citizen
the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacturing Service economy
principles and beliefs people use to make judgments and decisions Value
the idea that power lies with the PEOPLE Popular Sovereignty
sets of ideas that people have about relationships, obligations, roles, functions of society institution
someone who has went through the process by which resident aliens become citizens Naturalized Citizens
a non-citizen alien
a person who comes to a ountry with intent to stay there permenantly Immigrant
to expel from the country Deport
the power or authority that rules a country Government
course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem Public Policy
a plan for collecting and spending money Budget
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule and make laws Democracy
a government in which every citizen meets and participates directly in the making of laws Direct Democracy
a government that consists of representatives elected by the citizens Representative Democracy
a representative democracy where the people choose their lawmakers Republic
system of government with a king or a queen Monarchy
majority of people in a community can make laws for everyone Majority Rule
power held by an individual or a group who are not accountable to the people Authoritarian
a government that controls almost all aspects of peoples' lives (dictatorship) Totalitarian
obligations people fulfill voluntarily Responsibility
the things we are required to do Duty
to call up people for military service Draft
respect and acceptance of people regardless of their differences Tolerance
complex system of departments, rules, and people in chain of command Bureaucracy
the health, prosperity, and happiness of a person or community Welfare
offering your time and services to others without payment Volunteerism

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The studies of the duties and rights of citizens Civics
Members of a community who owe loyalty to the government and in exchange receive protection from the government citizenship
This founder of the U.S strongly believed in the importance of civics (last name) Jefferson
An act that a citizen is required to do (ex: pay taxes) duty
An act a citizen should do but is not required to (ex: voting) responsibility
In Ancient Greece and Rome citizenship was only granted to men who owned ________ property
Someone who is born in another country can choose to have a ____ citizenship dual
This process is a legal way to gain citizenship in the United States Naturalization
In order to become a U.S citizen you must have lived in the U.S for a minimum of _____ years five
The minimum age to become a U.S citizen eighteen
Americans can lose their citizenship in this number of ways three
The act of losing your naturalization denaturalization
A foreign born resident who has not been naturalized alien
A person fleeing danger in their country refugee
Today, ______ million people are living in the U.S illegally twelve
Here kids learn how to become good citizens school
Many consider this one of the most important American citizen responsibility voting
Respecting private and public property tolerance
The health, prosperity, and happiness of all the people in the community welfare
The practice of offering your time and services to others without receiving payment volunteerism
In this voulanteer organization members work on education, public safety, health, and the environment AmeriCorps
Foreign born people who have moved to a new country Immigrant
The key practices, relationships, and organizations in a society Institutions

Immigration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

political refugee
oath of allegiance
responsibilities
naturalization
expatriation
political asylum
punishment
tolerance
legal immigrants
birth
visa
deportation
ellis island
passport
legal documents
citizenship
border control
citizenship exam
green card
duties

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A member of a community who is loyal to and is protected by the government citizen
The rights and duties of citizens citizenship
A legal process to gain citizenship naturalization
An amount of money demanded by the government used to help run public places and help the community tax
Something that you are required to do duty
Something that you can do voluntarily (it is not required) responsibility
A person who moved from one country an is now a permanent resident in another immigrant
A foreign-born resident in the United States who has not been naturalized yet alien
The belief, way of life, art, and customs that are shared by people in a particular society culture
People who share a common national, cultural, or racial background ethnic group
A person who has left their home to escape war, famine, or another disaster refugee
Respecting and accepting others regardless of their differences tolerance
Offering your time and services to others without any payment volunteerism
The advantage or benefit of all people in a society common good
The health , prosperity, and happiness of the members of a community welfare
The regulations established in a community by some authority law
The general principles or beliefs people use to make decisions values
You can lose your citizenship if you are found guilty of _______ treason
immigrants must take a ____ that checks if they can read, write and speak English before becoming a citizen test
immigrants must be able to read, _____, and speak English before becoming a citizen write

FORMS OF GOVERNMENT Word Search

Type
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Description

CUBA
VENEZULA
ANCIENT ATHENS
AUTHORITARIAN GOVERNMENT
IDEOLOGY
TOTALITARIAN
QUEEN
KING
HEREDITARY RULER
MAJORITY RULE
OLIGARCHY
AUTOCRACY
COMMUNISM
SOCIALISM
MONARCHY
REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACY
DIRECT DEMOCRACY

Ch. 1 American Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

territory is defined by this Borders
a recognized organization Institution
makes laws and frames Public Policy Legislative
ability and prevent action Power
number of characteristics in the State Four
what is the basis of government and politics Society
Ethnic term Nation
geographic term Country
legal term State
everything the government decides to do Public Policy
what three things do the three Government Branches have in common Law
pure democracy Direct democracy
One person hold ultimate political power Dictatorship
System based on religious laws Theocracy
Law executing Executives
Body of people Population
how many steps are involved in the process of politics Three
the power and make and enforce without the consent of higher authority Sovereignty
How many things are the government responsible to do Six
What does the government establishes Justice
government insures domestic Tranquility
what type of democracy did the founding father institution Indirect
totalitarian Authoritarian
"Government of the people, by the people" Gettysburg Address
"we the people" Constitution
constitution Preamble
government conducted only by the people Democracy
theory that God created the state sovereign DivineRightOfKings
might makes right SocialContract
one person or small group claimed control over territory Forcetheory

Citizenship Word search

Type
Word Search
Description

Alien
Authoritarian
Budget
Citizens
Citizenship
Civics
Community
Democracy
Deny
Deport
Direct democracy
Diverse
Enforce
Ethnic
Government
Immigrant
Institution
Majority rule
Monarchy
Naturalization
Obtain
Popular Sovereignty
Principle
Priority
Public Policy
Representative Democracy
Republic
Service Economics
Totalitarian
Value

Citizenship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person who moves permanently to a new country immigrant
a group of people who share a common national, cultural, or racial background ethnic group
the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgments and decisions values
a key practice, relationship, or organization in a society institution
the idea that power lies with the people popular sovereignty
community member who owes loyalty to the government and is entitled to protection from it citizen
the study of the rights and duties of citizens civics
rights and duties of members of a state citizenship
the ruling authority for a community government
a legal process to obtain citizenship naturalization
a foreign-born resident of the United States who has not been naturalized alien
a person who has unwillingly left his or her home to escape war, famine, or other disaster refugee
an obligation that we fulfill voluntarily responsibility
a thing we are required to do duty
to call for military service draft
You ____________ with the SSS when you turn 18 years of age register
respecting and accepting others, regardless of their beliefs, practices, or differences tolerance
the health, prosperity, and happiness of the members of a community welfare
the practice of offering your time and services to others without payment volunteerism
the course of action the government takes in response to an issue or a problem public policy
a government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf representative democracy
monarchy in which the power of the hereditary ruler is limited by the country's constitution and laws constitutional monarchy
political principle providing that a majority of the members of a community has the power to make laws binding upon all the people majority rule
a government that is in power regime
a system in which government control extends to almost all aspects of people's lives totalitarian
a body of ideas about life and society ideology
the government controls all aspects of the economy socialism

Grade 7 Civics and Citizenship Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BELONG
POLITICIAN
RULE
INFORMED
PARLIAMENT
NATIONAL
LOBBY
LAW
RIGHTS
ACTION
CIVICS
PARTICIPATE
CITIZEN
PRIME MINISTER
FAIR
RESPONSIBILITY
VOTE
IDENTITY
FREEDOM
CONSTITUTION
REPRESENTATIVE
DEMOCRACY
GOVERNMENT
ATTITUDES
VALUES

Ap Gov Chapter 1 Part 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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