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Highest monarch position Crown
What are people called when they were not born in the country Emigrate
Network of secret routes and safe houses underground railroad
An official count of the population age gender occupation census
A group of people moving to an area where gold has been discovered gold rush
both sides of the government do not agree political deadlock
a government that does not have a king or queen and the people elect their government republic
People who can build and run there business CAPITALISTS
One of the first place to have industry flourished was in Montreal Canada east
A country,typically a distant one and occupied by settlers from that country colony
The quality of being noble person, mind, or rank nobility
The man would work outside the house and the women would work inside the house gender roles
A type of cloth or woven fabric textiles
The governing body of a country, sate. or community GOVERNMENT
the elected governor
having the power to make laws legislative council
they had once been valued allies of the British fight in the fight against the Americans First Nations
having power to put plans actions into effect executive council
processing raw materials and making goods in factories industry
was born as a slave in Maryland in the U.S she escaped to Canada West where she started helping other slaves Harriet Tubman
he was a Scottish Canadian American Journalist William Lyon Mackenzie
Aboriginal people who live near there. and was part of the fur trade St. Lawrence river
a member or follower of the western Christian Churches Protestant
It has 50 states and is next to Mexico and Canada America

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The Civil War Crossword

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The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Commander of the Union at the end of the war. Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies. March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise. Slavery
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise. Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

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Vietnam War crossword puzzle

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The establishment of a colony in one territory. colonialism
All property and all means of production belong to the government, private property does not exist and all goods are shared equally. communism
America's belief that if one country came under control of communists, then neighboring countries would as well. Domino Theory
A form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants use military tactics to fight a larger army. Guerilla Warfare
Extreme loyalty to one's country. Nationalism
The army that fought the United States and the South Vietnamese governments. Vietcong
Individuals that served in the armed forces of their country. Veterans
The 35th president of the United States and was assassinated in 1963. John Kennedy
The 37th president of the United States and got them out of the Vietnam War. Richard Nixon
The leader of the North vietnamese during the Vietnam War. Ho Chi Minh
The 34th president and was a commander in Europe during WW2. Dwight Eisenhower
The 36th president and was put into office after Kennedy was assassinated. Lyndon Johnson
The forced induction of a person into the armed forces. draft
a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese forces. tet offensive
American foreign policy to stop the spread of communism. containment
Help by the United States they fought against North Vietnam. South Vietnam
A sprayable gel that the United States military used as a weapon in the Vietnam War. napalm
President Nixon's plan to take all the United States troops in Vietnam and let South Vietnam fight North Vietnam. vietnamization
A soldier that has been taken captive by the enemy. Prisoner of war
People that are against something. protest

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Civil War Crossword

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an inhabitant of New England or one of the northern states yankee
16th president abelincoln
the action of annexing something, especially territory annexation
murder (an important person) in a surprise attack for political or religious reasons assassinate
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. blockade
a Northerner who moved to the South after the American Civil War carpetbagger
survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy civilwar
was a confederation of secessionist American states existing from 1861 to 1865 confederate
a soft white fibrous substance that surrounds the seeds of a tropical and subtropical plant and is used as textile fiber and thread for sewing cotton
a landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court held that African Americans, whether enslaved or free, could not be American citizens dredscottcase
the fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or political restrictions; liberation emancipation
a sea fort in Charleston, South Carolina, notable for two battles of the American Civil War fortsumter
a former slave who has been released from slavery freedman
a state of the US in which slavery was illegal freestate
passed by the United States Congress on September 18, 1850, as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. fugitiveslaveact
a historic town in Jefferson County, West Virginia, harpersferry
the production of goods or services within an economy industry
was an American politician who was at U.S. Representative and Senator from Mississippi jeffersondavis
an American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the United States johnbrown
an effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political rivalries triggered by the request of Missouri late in 1819 for admission as a state in which slavery would be permitted missouricompromise
a person who supervises others, especially workers overseer
where the slaves worked, big farm plantation
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter of great importance proclomation
a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler rebel
a person who behaves badly but in an amusingly mischievous rather than harmful way; a rascal scalawag
withdraw formally from membership in a federal union, an alliance, or a political or religious organization secede
the act of buying and selling slaves to work on farms for white people at this time slavery
a network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century enslaved people of African descent in the United States in efforts to escape to free states and Canada undergroundrailroad
northern states union
a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially capital punishment or (formerly) slavery abolitionist

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Ancient Athens Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

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something from a time more than 2500 years in the past ANCIENT
a large, open area in the middle of ancient athens where men would go to shop and gossip AGORA
an independent area made up of a city and the surrounding countryside CITY-STATE
a ruler who steals power and governs in a harsh and cruel way TYRANT
children of parents born in athens and the males had the right to vote CITIZEN
residents of athens who had been born outside the city-state and were not allowed to vote or own land METIC
people owned either by private athenians or by the city-state and did not have the right to own land or to vote SLAVE
a long poem that tells a story, usually about a legendary hero EPIC
A democracy in which people vote directly to make decisions rather than having a representative; They vote on things and laws, rather than for people DIRECT DEMOCRACY
a decision made by people in authority DECREE
a political group in Athenian society TRIBE
a process in which names are drawn by chance from a large number of choices LOTTERY
a group of people picked by lottery to suggest and discuss laws COUNCIL OF 500
a government official who works for the court MAGISTRATE
something that supports or holds up something else PILLAR
a group of people whose job was to resolve disputes, hold jury trials, and decide on punishments COURT
where male citizens would go to make decisions, and vote on laws ASSEMBLY
the person accused of committing a crime in a court case DEFENDANT
the person who brings a complaint about another person to the court PLAINTIFF

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Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

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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

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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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State and local government crossword

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the governing body of a nation, state, or community goverment
the most important city or town of a country or region, usually its seat of government and administrative center. Capital
a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body veto
the highest judicial court in a country or state. supreme court
a crime, typically one involving violence, regarded as more serious than a misdemeanor, and usually punishable by imprisonment for more than one year or by death Felony
the ability to do something or act in a particular way, especially as a faculty or quality power
make a law enact
income from taxes and fees Revenue
a city with its own government municipality
the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision. probation
A minor wrong doing misdemeanor
a permanent committee that meets regularly. standing committee
general assembly is the legislative branch of the state government. In most states it comprises two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives . General assembly
Officially order to return to a place Recall
The element head of a city,town,or other municipality Mayor
laws, considered collectively. Legislation
not in accordance with a political constitution, especially the US Constitution, or with procedural rules. Unconstitutional
The lower house of the United States Congress. With 435 popularly elected officials, the House (as it is often called) is the most representative body in the federal government. House of Representatives
The division of power among the three branches of government Separation of power
Currently holding office Incumbent
A municipal body having legislative and administrative powers City Council
a member of a senate. Senator
The head of the executive branch of the state government Governor
propose or formally enter as a candidate for election or for an honor or award. Nominate
the action of taking something for one's own use, typically without the owner's permission. appropriations

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Causes of the Civil War Crossword

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The division of North and South. Sectionalism
"The Great Compromiser." Henry Clay
Escaped Slave that was caught in Boston, But was then bought freedom by the people of Boston. Anthony Burns
Any land aquired from Mexico would be by law, a free state. Wilmont Proviso
Attack led by John Brown. Pottawatomie Massacre
a book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Toms Cabin
He wrote the Liberator and was a leading Abolitionist. William Lyod Garrison
A series of violent attacks caused by slavery and Political standings. Bleeding Kansas
The withdrawl of one or more States from America. secession
First state that seceded after Lincolns election. South Carolina
The Little Giant. Stephen Douglas
Enslaved African American who attempted to sue his master. Dred Scott
Judege for the Dred Scott case of 1857. Roger B Taney
16th President. Abraham Lincoln
president elected after the election of 1860. John C Brekinridege
Man who attacked Charles Sumner at his crimes against Kansas speech. Preston Brooks
A slave revolt that killed about 60 people led by. Nat Turner
powerful Abolitionist, he was an adviser to president Lincoln and lent strong support to the women's right movement. Fredrick Douglass
the only candidate ever nominated for the Know Nothings in a presidential election. James Buchanan
Act that allowed Kansas to decide for itself if it wanted to be a free or slave state. KansasNebraska act

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US History Crossword Puzzle

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major ideas found in the US Constitution of limiting the power to tax and right to a fair trial Magna Carta
foundation for American government for freedoms such as freedom of speech and a trial by jury English Bill of Rights
written mostly by Jefferson to list the grievances against Great Britain and to declare independence from Great Britain DOI
Gave freedom to the slaves in all of the states 13th Amendment
required states to give citizenship to all citizens born in the US 14th Amendment
gave African American men the right to vote 15th Amendment
created a graduated income tax 16th Amendment
provided a direct election of senators 17th Amendment
gave women the right to vote 19th Amendment
ended poll taxes 24th Amendment
the right of 18 years old to vote 26th Amendment
document, which formed the first government of the US near the end of the American Revolution. States had more power than the national government. AOC
a document outlining the basic form and rules of the US government US Constitution
essays written by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay to support the ratification of the Constitution Federalist Papers
first 10 amendments to the Constitution guaranteeing individual liberties and due process Bill of Rights
peace plan issued by Wilson that called for freedom of the seas, reduction of armaments, and end to secret diplomacy. Important part was the creation of the League of Nations a national peaces organiz Fourteen Points
treaty that ended WW2. Was extremely harsh on Germany Treaty of Versailles
Declaration by Truman to economically assist any country fighting communism after WW2. The declaration marked the beginning of the Containment Policy Truman Doctrine

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Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

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Disciple of Jesus Christ Apostole
Man-made channel for moving water Aqueduct
An annually elected ruler of the republic Consul
Record of Jesus Christ's life Gospel
Combination of legal and military customs Feudalism
Large land in Rome, worked by slaves Latifundia
Large unit in the Roman army Legion
Group of three men that held power in Rome Triumvirate
The man who is the head of a family Paterfamilias
Person killed for their religious beliefs Martyr
Professional soldier hired to kill Mercenaries
Was the savior for a group of people Messiah
Temple dedicated to the gods Pantheon
An aristocrat Patrician
Peace existing between Rome Pax Romana
Person not part of a civilization Barbarian
Single person with complete power over a place Dictator
Commoner of ancient Rome Plebeians
A division of a empire Province
Ruled by the people who elect representatives Republic
A governing body Senate
Official chosen by plebeians to protect them Tribune
Right to reject a proposal Veto
Commander of Rome Imperator
Housing complex in Rome Insulae
Leader of Catholic church Pope

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