Matching Worksheet

brave courageous
show, describe written work depict
the base of something foundation
detailed plan or outline blueprint
time of 100 years century
situation;unhappy or unlucky one plight
condition of difficulty hardship
painting, drawing, photo portrait
fancier shirt with more detail/decoration blouse
pay for work, salary wages
travels to find work migrant
difficult work toil
refuse to use or go to boycott
to look steadily gaze
animal raised for meat and eggs, ex. chicken poultry
good behavior or manners etiquette

Yearbook Crossword


The title of the story Headline
Additional detail to the title Subhead
The story Copy
A brief description of a photo Caption
Invisible line that divides the pages Gutter
Page numbers Folio
Questions you ask someone to discover their opinion or experience Interview
First couple of sentences used to hook or lure readers Lede
Information obtained from someone Source
A photo not posed for Candid Photo
A photo posed for Posed Photo
A photo of someones head and sholders Mugshot
Extra content on the side Sidebar
A survey is one type of these Poll
Two facing pages on the same topic Spread
When something is do Deadline
A page-by-page diagram showing yearbook content Ladder
Table of contents Index
Photo that crosses the gutter Dominant Photo
An area of space where nothing is White Space

Financial Literacy: Taxes and Paychecks Crossword


National legislative body of U.S consisting of the Senate and House of Representatives as a continuous institution. Congress
International Revenue Service; federal bureau which collects taxes every year and turns the money over to the Treasury Department to cover expenses of the U.S. government IRS
Executive agency responsible for promoting economic prosperity and ensuring financial security of the United States U.S Treasury
Amount, based on percentage of one's taxable income, paid to the U.S., and in some cases, to the state in which one lives Income Tax
Amount, based on a percentage of a purchase, paid to a state and local governments and school districts. Sales Tax
Amount, based on a percentage of property value, paid to local governments and school districts in which one lives. Property Tax
Tax similar to a sales tax, imposed on some goods. Excise Tax
Amount, based on the value of one's estate, which one heirs or beneficiaries will pay to the government upon one's death. Estate Tax
Tax imposed on the transfer of money or property from one living person to another by gift, payable by the donor. Gift Tax
Person who relies on another for financial support. Dependent
Amount deducted from a paycheck by an employer in the employee's behalf to pay federal income taxes based in the number of personal allowances claimed Federal Withholding
Federal Insurance Contribution Act; a Social Security retirement tax FICA
Amount of income before taxes and other deductions Gross Pay
Program under the U.S Social Security Administration which reimburses hospital and physicians for medical care provided to qualifying people over 65 year old Medicare
amount of income after taxes and other deductions (take home pay) Net Pay
Government program which provided economic assistance to a person faced with unemployment, disability or old age Social Security
Monetary credits received on one's tax return for each person claimed as a dependent Allowance
Amount paid before commission Base Salary
Fixed amount of money paid to a person on a regular basis for services rendered Commission
Sum of money given to an employee in addition to the employee's usual compensation Bonus
Payment for work done per hourly. Hourly Wage
Base hourly wage set by the federal government. Minimum Wage
Salary range set by the government for all government jobs. Official Salary Schedule
Payment for additional work done outside of regular hours. Overtime
Amount of money one is paid at the beginning of a job. Starting Salary
Percentage pay of each sale, no base salary is available. Straight Commision
Amount of one's salary remaining after federal, state and often city income taxes and various other deductions have been withheld Take-home Pay
Fixed amount of money paid to a person on a regular basis Salary
Working on a contractual basis rather than being employed by a specific company, giving tax and income responsibility to the worker Contract Labor

Employability Vocabulary Crossword


A person applying for a job Applicant
a person who works with you Coworker
being on time for work Punctuality
rules of behavior in the workplace Work ethic
to eliminate unwanted applicants Screenout
any information about possible job openings joblead
extras provided by employers (other than wages) Fringebenefits
the person who hires someone to do a job Employer
a person who will give a favorable report of a job applicant to the employer REference
a short, written description of an applicant's personal data, education, and experience related to a job Résumé
fixed amount of money earned, regardless of hours worked salary
an action or series of actions determined by an employer for a specific process Procedure
a resource that involves communicating information with others networking
the amount of a paycheck after the deductions are taken out Netpay
a formal meeting between an employer and job applicant about a job opening Interview
the total amount of an employee's earnings before deductions are taken out Gross pay
treating someone unfairly because of his or her race, religion, or sex Discrimination
amount of money taken from an employee's gross pay for taxes, insurance, Social Security, and other benefits Deduction
the tool employers use to find out basic information about job applicants Application form

Payroll Vocab Crossword


The amount paid to an employee for every hour worked Wage
A fixed annual sum of money divided among equal pay periods Salary
Paying an employee based on the amount of sales the employee generates Commission
The total amount paid by a business for an employee's work, earned by a wage, salary, or commission Total Earnings
The number of days or weeks of work covered by an employee's paycheck Pay Period
The total amount earned by all employees for a pay period Payroll
The accounting staff position that compiles and computes payroll data and then prepares, journalizes, and posts payroll transactions Payroll Clerk
A device used to record the dates and times of every employee's arrivals and departures Time Clock
Taxes based on the payroll of a business Payroll Taxes
Any amount withheld from an employee's gross earnings Payroll Deduciton
A federal tax paid for old-age, survivors, and disability insurance Social Security Tax
A federal tax paid for hospital insurance Medicare Tax
The maximum amount of earnings on which a tax is calculated Tax Base
A qualified retirement plan that provides most individuals with a deferred federal income tax benefit IRA
Summary of he earnings, deductions, and net pay of all employees for one pay period Payroll Register
A deduction from total earnings for each person legally supported by a taxpayer, including the employee Withholding Allowance

Compensation and Benefits Crossword


the payment employees receive in return for their labor compensation
policies and strategies that determine employee compensation compensation system
a collection of data on prevailing wage rates within an industry or geographic area wage survey
the process of determining the relative worth of the various jobs within a firm job evaluation
a concept that seeks equal compensation for jobs requiring about the same level of education, training, and skills comparable worth
a specific amount of money paid for each hour of work hourly wage
specific amount of money paid for an employees work during a set calendar period, regardless of the actual number of hours worked salary
a payment that is a percentage of sales revenue commission
a payment in addition to wages, salary, or commission incentive payment
an entire pay raise taken in one lump sum lump-sum salary increase
a distribution of a percentage of a firms profit among its employees profit sharing
a reward in addition to regular compensation that is provided indirectly to employees employee benefit
compensation plan whereby an employee receives a predetermined amount of benefit dollars to spend on a package of benefits he or she has selected to meet individual needs flexible benefit plan

Money Matters Crossword


Abbreviation for Goods and Services Tax GST
Pay before any deductions are taken out GROSS
Another term for tax home pay NET
Amount that income tax is based on TAXABLE INCOME
Frequency of pay include weekly, ____________ and monthly FORTNIGHTLY
When you are paid by how many hours you work WAGE
A contract amount that is then divided by into weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments SALARY
Money put aside for retirement SUPERANNUATION
Another tax that is paid starting with M MEDICARE LEVY
Term used to describe the tax bracket when no tax is paid TAX FREE THRESHOLD
Paid a percentage of goods sold COMMISSION
The small amount that you might receive if you are on a commission RETAINER
If you are a wage earner and you work extra hours you are paid ________ OVERTIME
Paid per item that you produce or make PIECEWORK
At time time you need to complete a tax return and will either have a tax refund or _________ DEBT

Telephone Etiquette Crossword


Do this when answering the phone. Smile
When answering the phone, identify yourself by? Name
Answer within how many rings? Three
What threatens callers? Rushing
Do not jeopardize quality for? Quantity
When possible, use the caller's? Name
When taking a message, do not? Scribble
When taking a message verify the? Information
True or False. Never take a message. False
You are having difficulty understanding the caller. You will remain? Calm
What should you aspire not to do to a caller? Hangup

Theories of Motivation Crossword


Herzberg's theory of motivation is based on how many factors? Two
What were factors of dissatisfaction called Hygiene factors
Who identified work as a social activity? Elton Mayo
Simplify, standardise and specialise - who proposed this? Taylor
What is supposed to motivate "Economic Man"? Money
The number of stages in Maslow's Hierarchy Five
Scientific Management was used in these types of business organisations Manufacturing
Payments received for work in 12 equal monthly parts Salary
Payments received for work based on an hourly rate Wages
Which need is at the top of Maslow's Hierarchy? Self actualisation
McClelland identified Affiliation, Achievment and Power! Needs

Civil Rights Crossword


Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks


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lose time from work
unhappy home life
financial difficulties
inferior environment
lower companions
difficulty in sleeping
drink alone