Type
Crossword
Description

Immigration law passed in 1882 that prevented Chinese laborers from immigrating to the US Chinese Exclusion Act
Citizenship is granted to all persons born or naturalized in the US Fourteenth Amendment
A legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth, either native or naturalized citizen
A permit allowing a foreign national to live and work permanently in the US green card
A person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution or a natural disaster refugee
An endorsement on a passport indicating that the holder is allowed to enter, leave or stay for a specified period of time in a country visa
Belonging to a foreign country or nation alien
An official pardon for people who have been convicted of political offenses amnesty
The protection granted by a nation to someone who has left their native country as a political refugee asylum
The action of deporting a foreigner from a country deportation
Citizenship of two countries concurrently dual citizenship
The USCIS requires applicants to prove that they are a person of ________ in order to complete naturalization good moral character
A person with temporary permission to work in another country guest worker
The act of living in a country without government permission illegal immigrant
The action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country immigration
Non-citizens who are lawfully authorized to live permanently within the US lawful permanent resident
A person who is entitled to US citizenship by birth or at birth in the US and under its jurisdiction natural born citizen
The admittance of a foreigner to the citizenship of a country naturalization
To become a naturalized US citizen you must pass the ________ naturalization test
A person who was born an alien but has lawfully become a citizen of the US under the US Constitution and laws naturalized citizen
A person who is not an inhabitant or national of a particular country or town noncitizen
This system limits the number of immigrants who may enter the US each year by nationality quota
A sworn declaration that every citizenship applicant must recite during a formal ceremony in order to become a naturalized American citizen United States Oath off Allegiance
Any person who owes their sole allegiance to the US US national
A visa giving one the ability to take a job in a country other than the one is which one is a citizen work visa

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Immigration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

political refugee
oath of allegiance
responsibilities
naturalization
expatriation
political asylum
punishment
tolerance
legal immigrants
birth
visa
deportation
ellis island
passport
legal documents
citizenship
border control
citizenship exam
green card
duties

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A member of a community who is loyal to and is protected by the government citizen
The rights and duties of citizens citizenship
A legal process to gain citizenship naturalization
An amount of money demanded by the government used to help run public places and help the community tax
Something that you are required to do duty
Something that you can do voluntarily (it is not required) responsibility
A person who moved from one country an is now a permanent resident in another immigrant
A foreign-born resident in the United States who has not been naturalized yet alien
The belief, way of life, art, and customs that are shared by people in a particular society culture
People who share a common national, cultural, or racial background ethnic group
A person who has left their home to escape war, famine, or another disaster refugee
Respecting and accepting others regardless of their differences tolerance
Offering your time and services to others without any payment volunteerism
The advantage or benefit of all people in a society common good
The health , prosperity, and happiness of the members of a community welfare
The regulations established in a community by some authority law
The general principles or beliefs people use to make decisions values
You can lose your citizenship if you are found guilty of _______ treason
immigrants must take a ____ that checks if they can read, write and speak English before becoming a citizen test
immigrants must be able to read, _____, and speak English before becoming a citizen write

immigration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This can cover the rules of entry for visa applicants, foreign nationals or those seeking asylum at the border, detecting and apprehending those that have breached the border and removing them, or pursuing those in breach of immigration and criminal laws. Immigration officers
a person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country. immigrant
1.an impression or mark made on a surface by a person's fingertip, especially as used for identifying individuals from the unique pattern of whorls and lines fingerprints
a permit allowing a foreign national to live and work permanently in the US. greencard
1.an endorsement on a passport indicating that the holder is allowed to enter, leave, or stay for a specified period of time in a country visa
1.an official document issued by a government, certifying the holder's identity and citizenship and entitling them to travel under its protection to and from foreign countries. passport
are put in place to control the movement of people, animals and goods into as well as out of a country. Specialized government agencies are usually created to perform. bordercontrol
the state of being vested with the rights, privileges, and duties of a citizen. citizenship
the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint freedom
a set of circumstances that makes it possible to do something opportunity
the action of deporting a foreigner from a country deportation
society society
idcard idcard
death death
desert desert

immigration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a permit allowing a foeign national to live and work permanetly in the U.S GreenCard
Belonging to a foreign country or nation Alien
a person who has been forced to leave their counrty in order to escape war,presucutation Refugee
traveled illegal illegal immigrant
legal legal Immigrant
to leave ones counrty to live in another emigrate
an endorsement visa
being citizenship
gh finger prints
per persecution
ima immigration
ssc social security
free freedom
d rights
re border patrol

Immigration Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The act of coming to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence Immigration
The process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after they fulfill the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act Naturalization
A country, locality, or situation in which cultural assimilation results in blending the heritage and traditions of previously distinct ethnic groups Meltingpot
A resident of one country who was born in or owes allegiance to another country and has not acquired citizenship by naturalization in the country of residence Alien
A flaw or distress that drives a person away from a certain place Pushfactor
A person who flees for safety to a foreign country Refugee
A benefit that attracts people to a certain place pullfactor
An official card issued by the U.S. government to foreign nationals permitting them to work in the U.S. Greencard
The act of leaving one country or region to settle in another emigration
An endorsement issued by an authorized representative of a country and marked in a passport, permitting the passport holder to enter, travel through, or reside in that country for a specified amount of time Visa

Chapter 14- Citizenship & Equal Justice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a group pardon to individuals for an offense against the government Amnesty
a person who lives in a country where he or she is not a citizen Alien
A person from a foreign country who expects to stay in the United States for a short, specified period of time nonresident alien
a person from a foreign nation who has established permanent residence in the United States Resident alien
a citizen of a nation with which the United States is at war Enemy alien
a person fleeing a country to escape persecution or danger Refugee
one who entered the country illegally, or one whose permit for residency has expired Undocumented alien
the legal process by which a person is granted citizenship Naturalization
Latin phrase meaning “law of the soil”; the principle that grants citizenship to nearly all people born in a country Jus Soli
Latin phrase meaning “law of blood”; the principle that grants citizenship on the basis of the citizenship of one’s parent Jus Sanguinis
a process by which a group of people become American citizens through an act of Congress Collective Naturalization
giving up one’s citizenship by leaving to live in a foreign country Expatriation
the loss of citizenship through fraud or deception during the naturalization process Denaturalization
classification made on the basis of race or national origin that is subject to strict judicial scrutiny Suspect Classification
a basic right of the American system or one that is indispensable in a just system Fundamental right
unfair treatment of individuals based solely on their race, gender, ethnic group, age, physical disability, or religion Discrimination
Laws requiring racial segregation in such places as schools, buses, and hotels Jim Crow Laws
a policy that held that if facilities for different races were equal, they could be separate Separate but equal doctrine
the efforts to end segregation Civil rights movement
government policies that award jobs, government contracts, promotions, admission to schools, and other benefits to minorities and women in order to make up for past discriminations Affirmative action
the provision that information on government activities related to national security and foreign policy may be kept secret Security classification system

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A law stating that any illegally obtained evidence cannot be used in a federal court. exclusionaryrule
A lawyer or attorney counsel
Testifying against oneself selfincrimination
Retrial of a person who was acquitted in a previous trial for the same crime. doublejeopardy
Government policies that award jobs, contracts, promotions and other benefits to minorities and women to make up for past discrimination. affirmativeaction
A summary record transcript
The legal process by which a person is granted citizenship. naturalization
Lation phrase meaning "law of the soil"; the principle that grants citizenship to nearly all people born in a country. jussoli
Latin phrase meaning "law of blood"; the principle that grants citizenship on the basis of the citizenship of one's parents. jussanguinis
Giving up one's citizenship by leaving to live in a foreign country. expatriation
The loss of citizenship through fraud or deception during the naturalization process. denaturalization

Civics and Economics Unit One Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the study of citizenshi, government, and the rights/duties of a citizen Civics
the rights and duties of members of a state Citizenship
a member of a community with a government that provides protection Citizen
the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacturing Service economy
principles and beliefs people use to make judgments and decisions Value
the idea that power lies with the PEOPLE Popular Sovereignty
sets of ideas that people have about relationships, obligations, roles, functions of society institution
someone who has went through the process by which resident aliens become citizens Naturalized Citizens
a non-citizen alien
a person who comes to a ountry with intent to stay there permenantly Immigrant
to expel from the country Deport
the power or authority that rules a country Government
course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem Public Policy
a plan for collecting and spending money Budget
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule and make laws Democracy
a government in which every citizen meets and participates directly in the making of laws Direct Democracy
a government that consists of representatives elected by the citizens Representative Democracy
a representative democracy where the people choose their lawmakers Republic
system of government with a king or a queen Monarchy
majority of people in a community can make laws for everyone Majority Rule
power held by an individual or a group who are not accountable to the people Authoritarian
a government that controls almost all aspects of peoples' lives (dictatorship) Totalitarian
obligations people fulfill voluntarily Responsibility
the things we are required to do Duty
to call up people for military service Draft
respect and acceptance of people regardless of their differences Tolerance
complex system of departments, rules, and people in chain of command Bureaucracy
the health, prosperity, and happiness of a person or community Welfare
offering your time and services to others without payment Volunteerism

civics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a legally recognized subject or national of a state or commonwealth, either native or naturalized: Citizen
The position or status of being a citizen of a particular country Citizenship
Official power to make legal decisions and judgments Jurisdiction
The power or opportunity to act or take charge before others do Rights
The state or fact of having a duty to deal with something or of having control over someone Responsibilites
A task or action that someone is required to perform Duties
The admittance of a foreigner to the citizenship of a country Naturalization
The action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country Immigration
The state of being diverse; variety Diversity
Loyalty or commitment of a subordinate to a superior or of an individual to a group or cause Allegiance
the US Constitution that prohibits any law limiting freedom with respect to religion, expression, peaceful assembly, or the right of citizens to petition the government First amendment
fair treatment through the normal judicial system, especially as a citizen's entitlement. Due process
System of rules which a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and which it may enforce by the imposition of penalties law
The fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility Accountability
Reliance on one's own powers and resources rather than those of others. Self reliance