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DEMOCRACY
ENGLISH
ENLIGHTENED
EQUAL
FREE
GOVERNMENT
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JOHN
LIBERALISM
LIBERTY
LIFE
LOCKE
NAURAL
PHILOSOPHER
PROPERTY
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The Enlightenment Crossword Puzzle

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Hobbes believed that all humans were.. evil
Hobbes preferred what type of government? Monarchy
Locke preferred what type of government? Democracy
Philosophers were predominantly.. academics
Who argued that all religious are equal Jean
Responsible for establishing three laws of motion Newton
Age of Enlightenment is also known as Age of.. Reason
The most influential publication of the Enlightenment? Encyclopedia
A system of faith the philosophers had. Deism
The recognition of every person as a valuable individual Individualism
The Sturm und Drang movement toom place in? Germany

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Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment Crossword

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Discovered that the sun was the center of the universe. Copernicus
A system of questioning and testing a thesis to achieve a desired outcome. Scientific Method
Philosopher stating that the only purpose for government was to protect and defend the right to life, liberty and property John Locke
Society is ruled based on a social contract by which citizens are guaranteed individual liberty and governments rule based on the general will of all. Rousseau
Provided a model explaining the forces that keep planets in orbit Isaac Newton
Author of the idea of checks and balances or separation of power...checking the authority of a monarch. Montesquieu
Defender of religious intolerance and torture. Voltaire
Found three primary rights: 1. personal security 2. personal liberty 3. right to private property william blackstone
author of the religious idea of predestination john calvin
Chemist discovering the mass or volume of gases Boyle
Scientist who discovered and explain the circulatory system william harvey
Author of a document arguing that all people are treated equally regardless of their birth, class, or status, which inspires oppressed people around the world thomas jefferson
Argues that all men are selfish and must submit to the authority of a government. Hobbes

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Enlightenment and Revolutions Crossword

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City in Belgium where Napoleon was defeated Waterloo
Napoleon wanted to create this GrandEmpire
countries defeated by France; Napoleon wanted them to be part of his empire alliedstates
Napoleon overthrew this group to become Emperor directory
overthrowing the government coupdetat
Enlightenment thinker who believed in women's rights Wollstonecraft
believed God was like a clock maker; he started the universe in motion, then let it run on its own voltaire
Enlightenment thinker who believed in free trade and no government interference in the economy Smith
3 social class divisions of the French estates
king of France at the time of the French Revolution; was beheaded louisxvi
wife of Louis XVI; beheaded because it was believed she was aiding the enemy Antoinette
Prison and armory that was overrun; beginning of the French Revolution bastille
method of execution; used to behead people guillotine
place the National Assembly met when they were locked out of their room tenniscourt
_______ ruler; had total control of their country absolute
18th century philosophical movement; involved people impressed with the scientific revolution enlightenment
Enlightenment thinker who believed that men had rights that were given to them by God Locke

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Enlightenment and Scientific Revolution Crossword

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What enlightenment thinker thought the government had to have a seperation of power? Montesquieu
What enlightenment thinker thought the power of the government came from the people? Locke
What enlightenment thinker thought the best system of government was a direct democracy? Rousseau
What enlightenment thinker thought that everyone has freedom of speech and religion? Voltaire
What enlightenment thinker thought that the accused still had rights and there should be no cruel and unfair punshiment? Beccaria
What astronomer made a model of the universe that placed the sun in the center? Copernicus
What astronomer recorded the movement of planets? Brahe
What astronomer discovered the 3 laws of planetary motion? Kepler
What astronomer confirmed Copernicus's theory and discover that Mercury and Venus pass through phases like the moon? Galileo
What scientific revolution figure investigated natural science and helped develp the scientific method? Bacon
What mathematician discovered geometry? Descartes

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The Articles of Confederation Crossword

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the right to vote suffrage
a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and duties of the government constitution
official approval ratification
set up a system for surveying and dividing western lands The Ordinance of 1785
was organized to create a national government Second Continental Congress
this document made the King subject to law Magna Carta
a philosophical movement that emphasized the use of reason to examine old ideas Enlightenment
the oldest state constitution still in effect Massachusetts constitution
this state allowed women to vote when it first joined the United States New Jersey
the only way to achieve liberty was through the separatio of governmental powers Montesquieu
a social contract existed between rulers and the people they ruled Locke
Under________only free white men that owned property could vote British rule
The new national constitution Articles of Confederation
created a system for bringing in new states to the Union Northwest Ordinance of 1787
_________________ was banned in the Northwest Territory slavery
Under the Articles of Confederation there was no___________________ president
he believed in religious freedom Thomas Jefferson

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Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment Crossword

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The only strong king that maintain Control. Hobbes
All humans have the right life,liberty and property. Locke
Their job is to protect the people Government
Divid powers to avoid corruption. Montesquieu
Provied order for every one. Rousseau
People should be allowed to practice their own religion Voltaire
She was a feminist before it was popular. Wollstonecraft
The earth is the center of the Universe GEOcentric
The sun is the center of the Universe Heliocentric
The highest authority Church

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Politics Word Search

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Electoral college
Government
Equal
Appeal
Democracy
Federal
Judicial
Liberal
Conservative
Bill of Rights
Ammendmets
Constitution
Ballot
Cabinet
Primary
Political Party
Delegate
Senate
Romeny
Obama
White House
Left
Right
Congress
Liberty
freedom
Independent
Politics
Democrat
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Absolutism and Enlightenment part 1 Crossword

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Kings or queens who held all of the power within their states’ boundary Absolute Monarchy
The political belief that one ruler should hold all the power within the boundaries of a country Absolutism
The political parties idea that god created the monarchy and that the monarch acted as God’s representative on earth, so the monarch was answerable only to god, not to his subjects Divine Right of Kings
A new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought and the power of the individual to solve problems, also known as the age of reason The Enlightenment
People hand over their rights to a strong ruler in exchange they gained law and order. Hobbes believed that by this people from different a government The Social Contract
The Enlightenment idea that political power came from the people’s consent to be lead Consent of the Governed
Social critics of France Philosophes
Enlightenment thinkers believed that truth could be discovered through reason or logical thought Reason
What is natural is also good and reasonable Nature
The philosophes rejected the medieval idea that people should find joy in heaven and urged people to seek happiness on earth Happiness
Stressed the idea that society and humankind could improve Progress
Freedom of the individual and basic rights of man ( life, liberty, and property Liberty

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Foundations of American Government Crossword

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First English settlement in North America Jowntown
Any of the patriotic societies, originally secret, that opposed the Stamp Act and thereafter supported moves for American Independence sons of Liberty
A group of London merchants Virginia Company
Provided investors partial ownership and a share in future profits Joint-Stock Company
Supporters of the constitution Federalists
He was a planter, a lawyer, and a republican Thomas Jefferson
Those who opposed ratification of the constitution Anti-Federalists
Was a German American printer and journalist in New York City John Peter Zenger
Freedoms people posses relating to life, liberty, and property Natural Rights
The first legislative assembly in the American Colonies House of Burgees
An agreement among people in a society with a government Social Contract
An unsuccessful uprising by frontiers men in Virginia in1676 Bacon's Rebellion
Pattern of trade that developed in colonial times among the Americas, Africa, and Europe Triangle Trade
The theory that a country should sell more goods to other countries than it buys Mercantilism
The part of the Atlantic Ocean between the West Coast of Africa and the West Indies Middle Passage
A written plan for government that 41 men aboard the Mayflower signed Mayflower Compact
The "great charter" of English liberties, formed by king John by the English barons and sealed at Runnymede Magna Carta
Was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary Thomas Paine
He was king of Great Britain and Ireland King George iii

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Civics Crossword Puzzle

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Charter Charter
Unicameral Unicameral
Proprietary Proprietary
Public policies Public policies
Executive power Executive power
Judicial power Judicial power
Gobernment Gobernment
State State
Dictatorship Dictatorship
Democracy Democracy
Sovereign Sovereign
Bicameral Bicameral
Magna Carta M
Jamestown Jamestown
King John King John
English bill of rights English bill of rights
Thomas Hobbes Thomas Hobbes
John Locke John Locke
Aristotle Aristotle
King Charles I King Charles I

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