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ABOLITION
ACTIVISTS
AMENDMENT
ANTISLAVERY
ARRESTED
CAMPAIGN
CIVILRIGHTS
COLOR
CONSTITUTION
ENCOURAGE
EQUALRIGHTS
FEMINISTS
JUSTICE
LAW
ORGANIZER
PROHIBITION
PROTECTION
RACE
RACIAL
REFORMER
REGISTER
SERVITUDE
SUFFRAGE
VOTING

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U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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27 Amendments Word Search

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Limits of Congress
vote at eighteen
Succession of President
No poll taxes
right to vote for president
Limit Presidential term
Repeal to Prohibition
Lame-Duck Period
Women's Suffrage
Prohibition of alcoholic
Election of Senators
Income Tax
African american Suffrage
free from discrimination
Abolition of slavery
Election of President
suits against states
Rights of states
rights not in Constitution
unusual punishment
Right to a jury trial
call defense witnesses
no double jeopardy
searches and seizures.
No quartering Soldiers
Right to Bear Arms
Freedom of Religion

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Reform Movements Crossword

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Female leader of the civil rights movement, feminist, and journalist Ida B. Wells
Tax before voting Poll Tax
Test taken to prove literacy Literacy Test
If grandfather had right to vote then so do you grandfather clause
a seperation of people segregation
Laws that divided blacks from whites jim crow laws
seperate but equal plessy vs ferguson
works to pay off debt debt peonage
Leader of womens rights Susan B. Anthony
18th amendment Prohibition
19th amendment womens rights
the right to vote suffrage
to kick out of office recall
"speak softly and carry a big ______" Stick
26th President of the United States of America Theodore Roosevelt

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27 Amendments Crossword

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Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition One
bear arms two
Conditions for quarters of soldiers three
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search four
Presumption of Innocence five
Right to a speedy trial six
Right to a trial by jury Right of trial by jury of your peers seven
No cruel or unusual punishment such as torture eight
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means nine
States can make local rules and laws such as divorce rules ten
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state eleven
Revises presidential election procedures twelve
Abolishes slavery thirteen
Defines citizenship fourteen
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race fithteen
Income tax sixteenth
Popular Election of Senators seventeen
Prohibition of Intoxicating Liquors eighteen
Equal Suffrage---Sex; Right of Women to Vote nineteen
Commencement of Terms; Sessions of Congress; Death or Disqualification of President-Elect twenty
Repeal of 18th Amendment twenty one
Presidental Tenure; No President may serve more than 2 elected terms twenty two
Inclusion of DIstrict of Columbia in Presidential Election System twenty three
Right to Vote in Federal Elections----Tax Payment; Outlawed the payment of a tax as a condition for taking part in elections twenty four
Presidential Succession; Vice Presidential Vacancy; Presidential Inability twenty five
Right to Vote----Age; Must be 18 years or older twenty six
Congressional Pay; Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members twenty seven

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The Progressive Movement Crossword Puzzle

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Amendment that congress shall collect taxes 16 Amendment
Amendment that gives you the right to vote directly for senators 17 Amendment
Amendment that prohibited sale and drinking of an alcoholic beverage 18 Amendment
Amendment that gave women the right to vote 19 Amendment
The right or ability to present a new bill Initiative
Search and Expose real or alleged corruption Muckraker
Civil rights organization NAACP
Philosophy of progress Progressivism
Prevention by the law Prohibition
act of recalling someone or something Recall
general vote of single political question Referendum
inner city area providing services Settlement House
social reform of christian faith Social Gospel
right to vote in political elections suffrage
abstinence for alcoholic Temperance

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Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

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State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

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Women's Rights Movement Crossword

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A constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote. Nineteenth Amendment
A document that was signed in 1848 by 68 women and 32 men. Declaration of Sentiments
She became a well-known doctor. Elizabeth Blackwell
The first state to let women vote. Wyoming
A newspaper published by Anthony and Stanton. The Revolution
The first woman from Massachusetts that earned a college degree. Lucy Stone
Who worked closely with Susan B. Anthony in gaining the right to vote for women? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The first women’s rights convention in American was held in which state? New York
Suffrage means right to________. Vote
Who pushed for an equal rights amendment? Alice Paul

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Articles and Amendments Crossword

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Freedom of speech/expression, press, religion, assembly and petition. Amendment1
Right to "bear arms" Amendment2
Protects against forced quartering troops Amendment3
Right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure Amendment4
Repealed Prohibition Amendment 21
Women's suffrage Amendment 19
Prohibition! Outlaws the production, transport and sale of alcohol. Amendment 18
Protected the right to vote to allmen and prevented discrimination on the basis of race, color, or "previous condition of servitude" Amendment15
Extended citizenship to all persons, regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude; guaranteed " due process of law" and basic rights.+ Amendment 14
Right to a grand jury, protection against "double jeopardy," protection against self-incrimination Amendment 5
Right to a speedy trial, right to a lawyer, right to face your accuser, jury of peers. Amendment 6
Criminal cases are tried by a jury of peers, civil cases are heard by only a judge Amendment7
All powers not given directly to the federal government, goes to the states Amendment10
Abolished slavery Amendment13
Protection against cruel and unusual punishment Amendment8
Citizens have more rights than just what is expressed in the bill of rights Amendment9

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Progressive Era Review Crossword

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The banning of alcoholic beverages Prohibition
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation magazines during the 20th Century muckrakers
Book written by Sinclair focusing on the conditions of the meatpacking industry The Jungle
Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection Meat Inspection Act
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wanted Equality for All Races NAACP
Another name for the Progressive Party and name used for when Roosevelt ran again against Taft Bull Moose Party
Strictly limited the distribution of free passes, a common form of bribery, Also ICC Power to set maximum railroad rates Hepburn Act
Granted Women the Right to Vote in 1919 Nineteenth Amendment
What became, by 1911, the largest women’s group in the nation’s history? (abbrev) WCTU
The Seventeenth amendment called for the direct, popular election of____ Senators
One of the co – founders of the National Women Suffrage Association Susan B Anthony
Who promised, during the presidential election of 1908. to lower tariffs, then raised them once taking office? William Taft
European war that brought an end to the Progressive movement World War I
Became the president as a result of the Election of 1912? Woodrow Wilson
Progressive women's reformer who led the settlement house movement Jane Addams
Supreme Court decision that allowed Jim Crow segregation in the south Plessy v Ferguson
African American reformer who stressed self-improvement for blacks and is known for his "Atlanta Compromise" speech Booker T Washington
Aggressive African American Reformer who led the 1905 Niagra Movement WEB DuBois
Low-cost multi family housing often associated with the urban problems of the Gilded Age Tenmenet
Established a graduated income tax Sixteenth Amendment
Heavily regulated big business; supported unions Clayton Anti-Trust Act
The various reform goals of Roosevelt's presidency are also known as the Square Deal
Movement that stressed to honor God, people must put aside their own desires & help other people, especially the poor Social Gospel Movement

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The Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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A law that Established a Federal Civil Rights Commission. Civil Rights Act Of 1957
An African American semstress who would Not give up her seat on a bus to a white person Rosa Parks
A leading figure when it comes to Civil Rights (Chief Justice) Earl Warren
A baptist minister who helped lead the Civil Rights Movement Martin Luther King Jr
A movement of young Civil Rights activist founded in 1960 SNCC
A protest between blacks and whites to ban segregation on the interstate busses Freedom Ride
Over 200,000 people rallied for Economic Equality and Civil Rightd because of Discrimination March on Washington
Discrimination was outlawed in public places and for enployment Civil Rights Act of 1964
Try to register African American voters in Mississippi Freedom Summer
A religious organization that advocated seperation of the race held by African Americans Nation of Islam
A movement that urged African Americans to use collective political and economic power to gain equal power Black Power
An organization of militant that African Americans were found in Black Panthers

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