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The Bill of Rights Crossword

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what is the number of the amendment that protects you from housing a member of the government three
what is the only reason why a member of the government can be housed on private property national emergency
what is the number of the amendment that gives citizens the right to bear arms two
what does amendment 4 protect citizens from unauthorized searches
the first amendment gives the citizens the right to do what about the government complain
amendment 5 protects you from being accused of a crime twice. what is this called double jeopardy
what does the government have to give you when private property is used for public use compensation
the only time you can go to jail without going to court is during a _____. war
justice delayed is justice ______. denied
the accused have the right to trial by _____. jury
by amendment 8 what punishments can not be inflicted? cruel and unusual
who gets the powers that are not given to congress and aren't illegal State Government
amendment 9 gives citizens other rights that are not listed in the _________. Constitution
what does amendment 1 protect the govt from taking away? The freedom of ______. religion
the government can't take away your life without going through a ______ _____. legal process
what is one right granted by amendment 5 that is part of your miranda rights remain silent
what is the amount of money (in dollars) that a suit cannot exceed to have the jury preserved in amendment 7 twenty
what cannot be imposed by amendment 8 excessive fines
what is the number of the amendment where is freedom of speech granted in one
amendment one grants the right for citizens to peacefully _______. assemble

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U.S. Constitution Crossword Puzzle

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This Article states that the Constiution is the "Supreme Law of the Land" Six
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution BillofRights
A major source of income for the government incometax
the introduction to the Constitution preamble
changes made to the Constitution Amendments
This Article outlines how laws are made one
This Article says that 9 states must ratify the Constitution Seven
This Article explains how Amendments are made Five
This Article outlines the responsibilities of our President Two
This Article describes the branch of the government that is responsible for "interpreting the law" Three
There are Seven of these in the Constitution Articles
The branch of government that houses the President and Vice-President Executive
The branch of government that houses the Supreme Court Judicial
The branch of government that houses Congress Legislative

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U.S. Government Crossword

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a politically organized body of people usually occupying a definite territory state
the powers shared by the federal and state governments concurrent powers
the powers that the constitution neither gives to congress nor denies to the states reserved powers
the powers given to Congress rather than to the states delegated powers
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens;elected by a state Senators
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens; elected by a district Representatives
relating to a crime criminal cases
advisors to the President cabinet
two house legislature bicameral
a case relating to the rights of citizens civil case
interprets laws to see what they mean and whether they are constitutional Judicial Branch
a system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other two checks and balances
a trial where a group of tweleve people listens to the evidence and decides who wins the case jury trial
listed powers for Congress; the great laundry list of congressional chores enumerated powers
the House of Representatives accusing the President of wrongdoing impeach
a group of lawmakers which is divided into 2 smaller groups Congress
action by a President refusing to approve a bill passed by Congress veto
law making branch Legislative Branch
an idea for a law that has been written down bill
more than half majority
executes or carries out laws Executive Branch
less than half minority
there is no jury so the judge gives the verdict bench trial
asking an appellate court to review a case appeal

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27 amendments Crossword

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Freedom of speech, assembly First
Right to trial by jury Seventh
Cannot be searched without warrant Fourth
No excessive bails Eighth
Double jeopardy is forbidden Fifth
Fair and speedy trial Sixth
Powers granted to states and people Tenth
Citizenship rights Fourteenth
Right to vote regardless of race Fifthteenth
Shortened period of time between federal elections Twentieth
No quartering of troops Third
No slavery Thirteenth
State cannot sue a citizen in another state Eleventh
Term limits on presidents Twentysecond
Vote for president and VP on same ballot Twelfth
Members salaries cant be collected until after federal election Twentyseventh
Procedures after presidents death Twentyfive
Direct election of senate Seventeenth
18 can vote Twentysix
No poll taxes Twentyfour
D.C are granted 3 electoral votes Twentythird
Congress collects taxes Sixteenth
Bans alcohol Eighteenth
Repeals prohibition Twentyone
No denial of constitutional rights Ninth
Woman can vote Ninteenth
Right to bear arms Second

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Bill of Rights Crossword

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1st Amendment RAPPS
The ____ have rights beyond what is written in the constitution people
Right to bear ___ arms
Right to a ___ trial in civil cases jury
No cruel and unusual punishment eighth amendment
No double ___ jeopardy
Due Process of Law fifth amendment
Right to remain ____ silent
no excessive ___ bails
Guarantees a public and ___ trial speedy
Freedom from unreasonable search fourth amendment
____ Powers Reserved
Freedom of ___ assembly
Right not to ___ soldiers in your house quarter
Right to a ___ lawyer

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Amendments Crossword

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One of the Five Freedoms Speech
2nd Amendment: You have the right to bear _____ Arms
You can refuse to ____ soldiers quarter
You are protected from illegal ____ searches
No _____ jeopardy double
You have the right to remain _____ silent
You have the right to a _____ trial speedy
Eminent _____ domain
Right to ______ - you can have a lawyer counsel
13th Amendment ended _____ slavery
18th Amendment prohibition
19th Amendment gave this group the right to vote women
No excessive bail or _____ fines
1st amendment: freedom of the _____ press
14th Amendment: equal _____ under the law protection
You can _____ your own witnesses call
You can _____ witnesses against you confront
6th Amendment: right to a trail by an _____ jury impartial
15th Amendment secures _____ rights for African American males over 21 voting
1st Amendment: right to _____ the government petition

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27 Amendment Crossword

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What does the First part of the first amendment give you ? Religion
What freedom give you the right to openly question your government? Speech
The government can't tell this to report? Press
You are require to get a permit to use this freedom Assembly
To contact a congressmen you can either do individually or you can use this freedom? Petition
You have the right to own gun what amendment gave you right? Second
What amendment did the founder father made to counter act the quartering act ? Third
What amendment protects the privacy of americans ? Fourth
The fifth amendment is this Enlightenment idea ? Due Process
The sixth amendment give you a trial by ____? Jury
What amendments says that no punishment should be cruel and unusual ? Eighth
What are the fourth,fifth,sixth and the eighth amendment protecting right of the ____? Accused
Seventh amendment deals with? Civil case
In what amendment say that all another right is retained by the people? Ninth

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Citizenship Word Search

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township
sheriff
represent
ordinance
deed
candidate
referendum
recall
ratified
preamble
population
override
majority
justice
initiative
illegal
hearing
governor
decennial
criminal case
constitution
congress
civil case
chamber
census
bill of rights
bill
biennial
bicameral
attorney general
appeal
amendments
unite
sovereign
naturalized citizen
natural rights
natural citizen
nation
independent
government
democracy
citizenship
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The 27 Amendments Crossword

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Freedom One
Guns Two
No soldiers Three
Protect from unreasonable search and seizure Four
Rights of the crimonally accused Five
Speedy trial Six
Rights to a jury in civil cases Seven
No excessive bail, no cruel and unusual punishment Eight
Other rights not listed in Constitution Nine
Power not given to Gov. left for states Ten
Fed. courts have no jurisdiction in cases against a state Eleven
Separate elections for Pres. and VP Twelve
Abolish slavery Thirteen
Equality for all Fourteen
All males have right to vote Fifteen
Congress has right to pass direct taxes Sixteen
Voters of a state elect senators, governor fills position if open during term Seventeen
No alcohol Eighteen
Women have right to vote Nineteen
Term of office for Pres., VP, and Congress begin in January Twenty
Alcohol can be sold Twenty-one
2 term allowed for Pres. Twentytwo
District of Columbia allowed pres. electoral college votes Twentythree
No poll tax Twentyfour
Pres. succession and filling a vacant office of VP, if VP dies or is removed Twentyfive
Voting age is 18 Twentysix
Congress pay doesn't increase until new term Twentyseven

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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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