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Which level of Government is responsible for things that affect all of Canada? Federal
What type of Government does Canada have? Democracy
After the bill passes through the House of Commons where does it go? Senate
Who is the Monarch of Canada? Queen Elizabeth II
Which level of Government is responsible for things that affect an individual province? Provincial
During the Constitutional Act (1982) Canada achieved full legislative________? Independence
what political party runs Canada currently? Liberal
Which level of Government is responsible for things that affect individual cities, towns, etc.? Municipal
What is the next step after a bill is introduced? firstreading
The Legislative Branch of Government has the power to make and amend_______. Laws
What politcal party was Canada's former Prime Minister (Steven Harper) from? Conservative
The Senate is also known as the_______house. upper
There are two chambers in the Federal Parliament. They are the Senate and________. Houseof Commons
What province entered Confederation in 1870? Manitoba
_______has three parts which work together to decide on policies and laws to adress the issues that concern Canadians Parliament

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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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Civics - Government in Canada Crossword

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This came out of an initial plan for a Maritime Union by Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI Confederation
The Confederation was led by Macdonald and ___________. Cartier
Which level is responsible for things that affect all parts of Canada? Federal
This level is responsible for things that affects the individual provinces. Provincial
The _______ level is responsible for things that affect the individual city, town, village, etc. Municipal
The _______ has three parts which work together to decide on policies and laws: Monarchy, Senate, House of Commons. Parliament
Canada is known as a _________ Monarchy. Constitutional
This Branch is held by appointed judges and the courts -- not the government. Judicial
The _______ Branch has the power to make and change laws and implement new policies. Legislative
This Branch of government carries out the plans, policies and laws of the government. Executive
After a bill passes their third reading, where would it be sent? Senate
The Bill would have to be approved by the ____________ _________ or representative before it is sent to the Royal Assent and becomes a law Governor General
__________ Parties are groups of like-minded people who band together to win elections and gain control of the government. Political
Which side of the wing believes that the government power should be used to create economic, political and social equality? Left Wing
The _______ ______ limits the involment in the economy and society and instead Promotes individual's freedom. Right Wing
Universal _______ allows all citizens, who are over 18, to vote. Suffrage

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Canadian Government Crossword

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The Govenor General represents? Monarchy
____________ has three parts which work together to decide on policies and laws to adress the issues that concern Canada. Parliament
The Federal Parliament is _______. Bi-Cameral
The ______ chooses Senators when vacancies become avaliable. Prime Minister
The Upper House is also known as _____. Senate
The Senate or The House of Commons can introduce a ____. Bill
The level of government that is responsible for all things that affect Canada is? Federal
The level of government that is responsible for things that affect the individual provinces is? Provincial
The level of government that is responsible for things that affect the individual city, town or village is? Municipal
Members of the House of Commons are called? Members of Parliament
In a legislative branch there is such a thing called ____ period. Question
Members of Parliament are _____ to the House of Commons. Elected
Political parties based on left-wing ideas tend to believe that government power should be used to create economic, political, and social ______. Equality
Political parties based on right-wing ideas tend to _____ government involvement in the economy and scoiety, and instead promote the individual's freedom. limit
Political parties of the centre hope to ___ the best of the left and right and avoid the extremes of both. blend
Before 1900, men of 21 years of age and older and who owned property could do what? vote

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parliament Crossword

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the greater number. majority
a legislative, elected body of government parliament
commonwealth parliament canberra
State parliament victoria
a group of countries or peoples united by a common interest commonwealth
the activities associated with the governance of a country or area. politics
having two chambers or houses, especially of a law-making body bicameral
the senior permanent official who advises on procedure and records the decisions of the house. clerk
the joining together of two or more groups or parties, usually to form a government or opposition coalition
the set of basic rules by which a country or state is governed constitution
a formal discussion in which different views are put to arrive at a decision debate
a way of governing a country in which the people elect representatives to form a government on their behalf democracy
the branch of government which carries out or administers the laws executive
having to do with the national Parliament or government rather that state parliaments or governments federal
the forming of a nation by the union of a number of states federation
representative of the Queen in a state of the Commonwealth of Australia Governor
the second largest political party or coalition of parties after the government party in the House of Representatives opposition
the head of the national government, the chief minister in some countries, including Australia prime minister
a matter that has been referred to a parliamentary committee for consideration. reference
a law made under the authority of an Act of Parliament
 regulation
a vote by all voters on a question referendum
the signing of a bill by the Governor-General, which is the last step in making a bill into an Act of Parliament, or law royal assent
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, which has 76 Senators senate
a member of the Australian Senate senator
a parliamentary period which starts on the first day of sitting after an election session
a proposal for a new law which has been presented to Parliament bill
system of government originating in Britain westminster system
the committee of senior ministers responsible for controlling government policy. council
the greater number majority
choosing someone to hold public office or some other position by voting. elected

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civics terms Crossword

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who is in charge of the executive branch? President
How many U.S. Senators are there? one hundred
We elect a President for how many years? four
What is the highest court in the United States? Supreme Court
How many justices are on the Supreme Court? nine
How old do citizens have to be to vote for President? eighteen
What is the supreme law of the land? Constitution
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution? the Bill of Rights
Who approves supreme court justices The senate
The legislative branch is also known as Congress
a group of people that make laws legislature
a written document granting land and the authority to set up colonial governments charter
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses bicameral
to vote approval of ratify
a form of government in which power is divided between the federal, or national, government and the states federalism
the branch of government that carries out laws executive branch
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals circuit
federal court where trials are held and lawsuits are begun district court
a group of people named by each state legislature to select the president and vice president Electoral College
a tactic for defeating a bill in the senate by talking until the bill's sponsor withdraws it filibuster

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Canadian Government Word Search

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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

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Government of Canada Crossword

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This level of government is responsible for our drivers license Provincial
This consists of three parts: the Queen, the Senate and the House of Commons. Parliament
It is a ruling body government
everyone has a say. they all have a voice democracy
in this monarchy, a king or queen acts as Head of State. constitutional
Our___ is David Johnston governor general
Justin Trudeau is our new... Prime Minister
there is 19 ministers in.. Cabinet
a system of democratic governance of a state Parliamentary System
when the legislators are divided into two separate assemblies Bicameral
in charge of deciding the meaning of laws Judicial Branch
a deliberative assembly Senate
located on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. House of Commons
1 system of government Federalism
consists of Congress and the fifty state legislatures. Legislative Branch
this part of our government is responsible for passports Federal
Provincial Responsabilities include: Education
Parliament includes: senators
Cabinet ministers are known as MP'S
Highest court supreme
profession of being a politician politics
government of a country administration
controlled by the government managed
government that is ruled by a single leader Autocracy
Elizabeth II Queen

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Civics and Citizenship Word Search

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Ballot
Bill
Citizen
Common Law
Constitution
Constitutional Monarchy
Council
Democracy
Government
Governor General
House of Representatives
Judge
Labour
Liberal
Parliament
Pressure Groups
Prime Minister
Referendum
Senate
Statute Law
Vote

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Washington, D.C. Crossword Puzzle

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The head of the U.S. military is the ___. CommanderinChief
Which memorial is at the farthest west end of The Mall? LincolnMemorial
The Supreme Court hears both original and ____cases. Appellate
The President belongs to which branch of government? Executive
John Roberts is the ___of the Supreme Court. ChiefJustice
What body of Congress has 100 members? Senate
The President belongs to which of the two major political parties? Democrats
What river separates Washington, D.C. from Virginia? PotomacRiver
What state surrounds Washington, D.C. on three sides? Maryland
Which branch of the U.S. government makes all the federal laws? Legislative branch
How many Supreme Court justices are there? Nine
What building is at the eastern most end of the Mall? Capitol
____is the newest Supreme Court justice. ElenaKagan
The performing arts center in WDC in named after which president? Kennedy

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U.S. Government Crossword

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a politically organized body of people usually occupying a definite territory state
the powers shared by the federal and state governments concurrent powers
the powers that the constitution neither gives to congress nor denies to the states reserved powers
the powers given to Congress rather than to the states delegated powers
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens;elected by a state Senators
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens; elected by a district Representatives
relating to a crime criminal cases
advisors to the President cabinet
two house legislature bicameral
a case relating to the rights of citizens civil case
interprets laws to see what they mean and whether they are constitutional Judicial Branch
a system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other two checks and balances
a trial where a group of tweleve people listens to the evidence and decides who wins the case jury trial
listed powers for Congress; the great laundry list of congressional chores enumerated powers
the House of Representatives accusing the President of wrongdoing impeach
a group of lawmakers which is divided into 2 smaller groups Congress
action by a President refusing to approve a bill passed by Congress veto
law making branch Legislative Branch
an idea for a law that has been written down bill
more than half majority
executes or carries out laws Executive Branch
less than half minority
there is no jury so the judge gives the verdict bench trial
asking an appellate court to review a case appeal

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