27 Amendments Crossword

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

civics terms Crossword

civics terms Crossword

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

Amendments Crossword

Amendments  Crossword

Women get the right to vote
Lays down the rules for who becomes president if they resign/dies etc.
Congressmen cannot vote to give themselves a raise in the same term
You cannot sue another state except with permission by that state's judicial system
You can vote at the age of 18
All men get the right to vote. Including ex-slaves
Alcohol is prohibited
The Federal Income Tax is established
The electoral college must have two seperate elections for president and vice president
Foreign born citizens can vote
A president can only have 2 terms in office
January 20th is the day that a new president takes office
First ten amendments
Total number of amendments
It is no longer illegal to drink alcohol
You may not charge people money so that they can register to vote
The people select their own U.S. senators
All slaves are free
Washington D.C. can vote for the president
The first ten amendments were created to protect the rights of __________.

Amendments 11-27 Crossword

Amendments 11-27 Crossword

states cannot sue each other
changed the way we vote for POTUS and VP
abolished slavery
gave blacks citizenship rights
black sufferage
congress gets to tax individual income
direct election of senators by the people
prohibition put in action
women sufferage
lame duck amendment
repealed prohibition
POTUS limited to two terms
Washington DC residents get three electoral votes
poll tax abolished
presidential succession
eighteen year olds get to vote
congressional raise goes into effect only after the next congressional election

27 Amendments Word Search

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

27 amendments Crossword

27 amendments Crossword

Freedom of speech, assembly
Right to trial by jury
Cannot be searched without warrant
No excessive bails
Double jeopardy is forbidden
Fair and speedy trial
Powers granted to states and people
Citizenship rights
Right to vote regardless of race
Shortened period of time between federal elections
No quartering of troops
No slavery
State cannot sue a citizen in another state
Term limits on presidents
Vote for president and VP on same ballot
Members salaries cant be collected until after federal election
Procedures after presidents death
Direct election of senate
18 can vote
No poll taxes
D.C are granted 3 electoral votes
Congress collects taxes
Bans alcohol
Repeals prohibition
No denial of constitutional rights
Woman can vote
Right to bear arms

U.S Constitutional Amendments Crossword

U.S Constitutional Amendments   Crossword

Can not sell, transport, trade, or drink alcohol
Women can vote along with men
President can only serve 2 terms
Congress is part of the ___ branch
The President belongs to the ___ Branch
Criminals cannot be treated cruelly
Alcohol is legal
Federal courts belong to the ___ Branch
Which Amendment gives the right to vote?
The 2nd Amendment is the Right to bear ___
The 16th Amendment has to do with ___
A person cannot afford a lawyer but needs one
the 13th Amendment is the Abolition of _____
The 7th amendment is the Right to a ____
Which Amendment has to do with letting a soldier stay in your house?

The 27 Amendments Crossword

The 27 Amendments  Crossword

No soldiers
Protect from unreasonable search and seizure
Rights of the crimonally accused
Speedy trial
Rights to a jury in civil cases
No excessive bail, no cruel and unusual punishment
Other rights not listed in Constitution
Power not given to Gov. left for states
Fed. courts have no jurisdiction in cases against a state
Separate elections for Pres. and VP
Abolish slavery
Equality for all
All males have right to vote
Congress has right to pass direct taxes
Voters of a state elect senators, governor fills position if open during term
No alcohol
Women have right to vote
Term of office for Pres., VP, and Congress begin in January
Alcohol can be sold
2 term allowed for Pres.
District of Columbia allowed pres. electoral college votes
No poll tax
Pres. succession and filling a vacant office of VP, if VP dies or is removed
Voting age is 18
Congress pay doesn't increase until new term

Amendments Worksheet

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Bill of Rights Crossword Puzzle

Bill of Rights Crossword Puzzle

What amendment contains freedom of speech and freedom of press?
What amendment allows the right to bear arms?
What amendment doesn’t force you to provide shelter for soldiers?
What amendment reflects the early Americans desire to protect their privacy?
What amendment contains the no double jeopardy rule?
What amendment ensures that you have the right to legal counsel?
What amendment provides for the right to a jury trial in federal courts to settle all disputes about property worth more than $20?
What amendment prohibits excessive bail money or property that the accused deposits with the court to gain release from jail until the trial?
What amendment states that all other rights not spelled out in the constitution are “retained by the people”?
What amendment didn’t add anything to the ratified constitution?
What amendment did slavery get outlawed?
What amendment protect the rights of citizenship in general?
What amendment prohibits the government from denying a person's right to vote on the basis of race?
What amendment guaranteed women the right to vote?
What amendment repeals the unsuccessful 18th amendment?
What amendment limits presidents to a maximum of two elected terms?
What amendment allows citizens living in Washington, D.C. to vote for the president and vice president?
What amendment prohibits poll taxes in federal elections?
What amendment establishes the process for the vice president to take over when the president is disabled?
What amendment lowers the voting age in both federal and state elections to 18?
What amendment makes congressional pay raises effective during the term following their passage?

The 27 Amendments Crossword

The 27 Amendments Crossword

defines citizenship
repeal of 18th amendmendment
Presumption of Innocence
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state
congressiomal pay: Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members
right to vote-age 18yrs or older
income tax
right to vote in Federal elections
commencement of terms; sessions of congress; death/disqualification of President Elect
popular election of Senators
no cruel or unusual punishment
conditions for quarters of soldiers
freedom of speech,press,religion and petition
right to bear arms
abolishes slavery
Presidential succession; Vice President. vacancy; Presidential inability
right to speedy trial
prohibition of intoxicating liquors
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search
prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race
equal suffrage; gender; right of women to vote
right to trial by jury
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means
Presidential tenure; no more than 2 elected terms
states can make local rules and laws
revises Presidential election procedures