Type
Crossword
Description

What colour are the seats in the houses of parliament ? green
What river is the houses of parliament situated on ? River Thames
How many miles of corridor are there ? three
What can be found in the Elizabeth tower ? Big Ben
Which abbey sits next to the houses of parliament ? Westminster
What animals live in the houses of parliament ? Mice
Who settles the arguments in the houses of parliament ? The Speaker
Where are the houses of parliament ? London
Who tried to blow up the houses of parliament ? Guy Faukes
The Commons is one of the houses of parliament which is the other ? Lords
What item should a MP hang on the purple ribbon his coat hanger ? Sword
Who designed the houses of paliament ? Charles Barry

The Legislative Branch Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What is the length of a Representatives term? two years
Who is the Speaker of the House? Paul Ryan
You have to be at least what age to be a Senator? thirty
What is the length of a senators term? six years
What are the two houses called? Congress
Who was the president that resigned before being impeached? Richard Nixon
What helps limit the power of the three branches? Checks and Balances
What takes place every ten years? Census
What allows congress to pass laws and some flexibility in enacting legislation? Elastic Clause
You have to be at least what age to be a representative? twenty-five
What is the total number of senators? One hundred
Who persides the meetings of the senate? Vice President
What branch of government contains the House of Representatives and the Senate? Legislative
How many years do you have to be a citizen of the U.S. for to be a Representative? seven years

famous landmarks Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. Eiffel Tower
A colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City Statue of Liberty
Also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. Colosseum
The nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London Big Ben
A prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles west of Amesbury and 8 miles north of Salisbury. Stonehenge
An ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra Taj Mahal
Is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa. Leaning Tower of Pisa
Is one of the most famous monuments in Paris, standing at the western end of the Champs-Élysées Arc de Triomphe
A multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, Australia. Sydney Opera House
A combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built between 1886 and 1894 Tower Bridge

Canadian Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

SUPERHEROES Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Which superhero has a best friend named Robin? Batman
Which superhero flies faster than a speeding bullet? Superman
Which superhero is as green as an apple? Hulk
Which Teen Titan can turn into animals? Beast Boy
Which superhero has a red metal suit? Iron Man
Which Norse God uses a hammer? Thor
Wolverine is part of which group? XMen
Barry Allen is also known as The ______ Flash
What is the name of the only girl in the Justice League? Wonder Woman
What is Spidermans real name? Peter Parker
Who are Bubbles,Blossom and Buttercup also known as? Powerpuff Girls

parliament Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

Geoffrey Chaucer Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

when was he born? 1343
where was he born? London
where was he buried? Westminster Abbey
when did he die? 1400
whay was he? A Poet
what was he charged with? rape
he was elected adn served one year for? english parliament
what did his become? speaker of commons
he was taken as_______ during the invasion of France prisoner
what was his father and grandfather in london winemakers

Ancient Mesopotamia Crossword

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Crossword
Description

collection of Babylonian Laws Hammurabi's Code
territories and people under one ruler empire
extremem hunger from lack of food famine
belief in one god monotheism
belief in many gods polytheism
type of writing with wedges and curves carved in clay cuneiform
a person who writes down information scribe
community with its own seperate governmane city-state
an amount more than what is needed surplus
soil that is carried down river and settles in the bottom of the river silt
area between the tigris river and euphrates river fertilecresecent
creation of waterways to carry water to crops irrigation
buying, selling, or exchanging goods trade
period when men made weapons and tools from a mixture of copper and tin bronzeage
person who studies prehistoric people and their cultures archaelogist
dwelling place for the gods ziggurat
farming including growing crops and lraising livestock agriculture
society with cities, government, workers, social classes civilization

Argumentative Writing Crossword

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Crossword
Description

making a claim supporting it argument
making a claim supporting it using feelings persuasion
The position that you are trying to get your reader to accept claim
Facts that support your claim evidence
Statement that explains how the evidence supports and connects to the claim bridge
Challenging the argument by addressing the position of someone who may not agree with the argument counterargument
Demonstrating why the counterargument is wrong refutation
Who will be affected by the topic. Who will read the essay. audience
Also known as claim Thesis statement
First paragraph where you will hook the reader introduction
Paragraph that introduces the reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 1
Paragraph that introduces the second reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 2
Paragraph that introduces an opposing claim Body Paragraph 3
Last paragraph that restates the thesis statement conclusion
The first sentence in each paragraph that tells you what the paragraph is talking about topic sentence
words that show the relationships among the ideas in a piece of writing transition

Social Studies EU Pathways Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does the acronym EU stand for European Union
what does MP stand for members of parliment
what type of government is represented by a block unitary
what type of government is represented by a triangle federal
the E.U is part of what type of a government confereration
the prime minister and the president are the head of what government
which house has more power in the German government bundestag
The queen of England is an example of a Head of state
One leader in full control Autocracy
The people have the power Democracy
What is the short form of the British exit Brexit
What is the law making body of Russia Federal assembly
The law making body of UK and Germany Parliament
Which house in the German government has more power Bundestag
What is the name of Germany’s law Basic Law

Parliament Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives. democracy
The highest legislature, consisting of the Sovereign, the House of Lords, and the House of Commons PARLIMENT
A formal and organized choice by vote of a person for a political office or other position ELECTION
The head of an elected government; the principal minister of a sovereign or state PRIME MINISTER
A proposal for a new law, or a proposal to change an existing law that is presented for debate before Parliament BILL
The chief representative of the Crown in a Commonwealth country of which the British monarch is head of state GOVERNOR GENERAL
The upper house of the bicameral Parliament of Australia, the lower house being the House of Representatives. SENATE
The 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
A year as reckoned for taxing or accounting purposes FINANCIAL YEAR
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, whose Members are elected on a population basis HOUSE OF REPRESENTATVES
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, whose Members are elected on a population basis PARLIAMENT HOUSE
The second chamber in a two-chamber Parliament; for example the Senate is the upper house in the federal Parliament UPPER HOUSE
The Australian Government's council of senior Ministers of the Crown, responsible to Parliament CABINET
A vote exercised by the Speaker or certain committee chairs only when the votes for and against a proposal are equal CASTING VOTE
The room in which sittings of Parliament are held CHAMBER