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stats
devoted
a nut for a jar of tuna
pop
dad
eye
rise to vote sir
racecar
kayak
radar
noon
evil olive
level

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palindromes Word Search

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cammac
civic
dad
hannah
kinnikinnik
maam
malayalam
minim
naan
racecar
repaper
solos

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FFA Crossword Puzzle

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The nation FFA emblem, consisting of five symbols, is reperentive of the history goal and future of the _____________? organization
The cross section of the ear of corn provides the ______________ of the emblem. foundation
The owl, long recognized for it's wisdom, symbolized the _____________ required to be successful in the industry of agriculture. knowledge
Memberships grew and the 1929 convention was distinguished by the selection of the national colors, national blue and corn gold, and the naming of the first _________ ___________ _______ _____________ Star Farmers Of America
A merging of FFA and the ________ ____________ ______ ____________, the organization for African American agriculture students, took place in 1965. New Farmers Of America
In 1988, the delegates voted to change the official __________ from the Future Farmers of America to the National FFA Organization. name
The heart of the organization is at the __________ level. local
The _______________ _________ signifies progress and holds a promise that tomorrow will bring a new day glowing with opportunity. rising sun
The ________ signifies labor and tillage of the soil, the backbone of agriculture and the historic foundation of our country's strength. plow
The _________ is a national symbol which serves as a reminder of our freedom and ability to explore new horizons for the future of agriculture. eagle
The __________, long recognized for its wisdom, symbolizes the knowledge required to be successful in the industry of agriculture owl

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Government Terms Crossword

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the central government has all the power unitary
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose confederation
power is divided between the cental and regional government federal
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held autocratic
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation oligarchic
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected democratic
a country ruled by the people democracy
all people vote on all laws direct democracy
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader presidential
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs parliamentary
a government based on religion theocracy
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA) communist
a country ruled by a king or queen monarchy
one ruler has power over all the people dictatorship
has no government at all anarchy
law making body legislature
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities citizen
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government consitution
the ability to get things done power
is an opinion to do so vote

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Canadian Government Crossword

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Has three parts which work together to decide on policies and laws to address the issues that concern Canadians. Parliament
What is the highest rank of government in Canada? Federal
Government that handles local issues. Municipal
Who is Canada's Head of State? Queen Elizabeth II
Which branch has the power to make and change laws? Legislative
In 1918, who was granted the ability to vote? Women
Who is the current Politcial Party in power? Liberal
Who is the Prime Minister of Canada? Justin Trudeau
Where is the first reading held for a bill? House of Commons
Where is the parliament building? Ottawa
Who was the first woman elected to the House of Commons? Agnes Macphail
Where do you go to vote? Polling Station
What is the level of Government that deals with issues in Ontario? Provincial
Who was the first prime minister in Canada? Sir John A Macdonald
Who holds the most seats in the Senate Conservative

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Chapter 5 Section One Crossword Puzzle

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A person who believes in more individual responsibility & less in governmental control is a ? Conservative
A person who currently holds office incumbent
A person that isn't really concerned about governmental control, but is more open to change is called a? liberal
firm allegiance to a political party partisanship
everyone who can vote in a given election electorate
A political system that only one party exists is a? onepartysystem
A temporary alliance of several groups that come together to form a working majority and control government is a? coalition
The republican & democratic parties are called? majorparties
A small political party that rises and falls with charismatic candidate is called a? minor party
political system with two major parties is what? twopartysystem
Party that controls the exec. branch of government is? party in power
range of political views political spectrum
two major parties find common ground bipartisan
competing groups are called? factions
narrow minded concern for or devotion to, the interests of one of a country sectionalism
To select a candidate to run for a political office Nominate
A political party's statements of ides, policies, and beliefs are called a? platform
The tool voters use to vote is called a? Ballot

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Essential Nutrients Crossword

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The body's main source of energy Carbohydrates
Build up, maintain, and replace tissues in the body Proteins
Help your brain and nervous system develop correctly Fats
Needed for the body to develop correctly Vitamins
An example is calcium Minerals
Helps to regulate body temperature Water
Type of carb from fruits & lollipops Simple
Type of carb from bread & pasta Complex
Type of fat found in olive oil & tuna Unsaturated
Type of fat that helps your body absorb vitamins Saturated
Type of fat that should be avoided, found in fast food Trans
Vitamin that helps your body repair tissues VitaminC
Vitamin that helps the pigment in your eyes develop so you can see, found in carrots VitaminA
Mineral that acts as a delivery system Iron
Helps you body grow strong bones Calcium
Means to keep the right amount of water in your body Hydrated

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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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Elections and Voting Crossword

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A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws Referendum
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues. Platform
A political party that challenges the two major parties Third Parties
The right to vote Suffrage
A meeting of political party members to conduct party business Caucus
A geographical are that contains a specific number of voters Precinct
The votes cast by individual voters in a presidential election, as opposed to electoral votes Popular Vote
Representatives from the 50 states party organizations who run a political party National Commitee
Political organization established by a corporation, labor union, or other special-interest group designed to support candidates by contributing money PAC
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes Political Machine
A number that is more than 50 percent of the total Majority
The most votes among all those running for a political office Plurality
A group of people named by each state legislature to select the President and Vice President Electoral College
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office Recall
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote Ballot
A system of government in which two parties compete for power Two party system
The first election that takes place to find out who will be the candidate for that party Primary election
The recorded version of a vote Poll
Held when no candidate wins a majority Runoff
Method of voting for people who cannot go to the polls on election day Absentee voting
Topics do public interest Issue
A way for citizens to propose laws Initiative

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Civil Rights Crossword

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Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks

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Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Fund Crossword

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firm or agent that charges a fee for executing buy and sell orders submitted by an investor Broker
Share of the profit dividends
putting your money to use in order to make more money on it Investing
a corporation's written pledge to repay a specified amount of money Corporate Bond
is the written pledge of a government or a municipality to repay a specified sum of money with interest Government Bond
All investments- stocks, bonds, mutual funds that are all bought and sold on the stock exchange Securities
a part of ownership in a business Stock
class of ownership in a corporation that has a higher claim on the assets and earnings than common stock Preferred Stock
A rise in the general level of proves, reduces purchasing power over time Inflation
collection of investments portfolio
The chance that an investment value will decrease Investing Risk
Spreading of risk among many types of investment diversification
Debt obligations of corporations (corporate bond) or state/local gov. (municipal bond) bonds
Stock that pays variable dividend and gives the holders voting rights (board of directors) common stock

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