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natural rights
natural citizen
nation
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government
democracy
citizenship
allegiance

Citizenship Handbook WordSearch

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interest group
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citizen
libel
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dissent
ratify
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unconstitutional
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appeal
override
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bill
federalism
checks and balances
limited government
popular sovereigoty
Reapealed
Separation of Powers
Private Property
habeas corpus
dictatorship
republic

Citizenship Handbook Word Search

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unconstitutional
separation of powers
republic
repeal
ratify
private property
popular sovereignty
override
naturalization
limited government
libel
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interest group
habeas corpus
federalism
dissent
dictatorship
citizen
checks and balances
censorship
bill
appeal
amend

citizenship handbook Word Search

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appeal
bill
censorship
checks and balances
dictatorship
dissent
federalism
habeas
interest group
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libel
limited goverment
naturalization
over ride
popular sovereignty
private property
ratify
repeal
republic
separation of powers
unconstitutional\
veto

US History - Unit 5 Vocabulary Word Search

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advocating
ambassador
anti-federalists
bill
bill of rights
cabinet
census
checks and balances
compromise
constitution
convention
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delegate
electoral college
executive branch
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jury
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veto

U.S. Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

The Constitution Crossword

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Description

Division of power between the national and state governments Federalism
First 10 amendments of the U.S. constitution Bill of Rights
Branch of government responsible for making and passing laws Legislative
Branch of government that carries out the laws Executive
Branch of government that interprets the law Judicial
A change to the constitution Amendment
Written in the constitution, tells the goals and purposes of government Preamble
The men who came up with and drafted the constitution founding fathers
At the constitutional convention, this plan was favored by larger states Virginia plan
At the constitutional convention, this plan was favored by smaller states New Jersey plan
Head of executive branch President
The process of granting a foreigner citizenship Naturalization
Power of the president to sign any bill into law Ratify
Gives congress the right to carry out any law deemed necessary and proper Elastic clause
2 house legislature Bicameral
Mutual restraint among the various branches of government Checks and balances
States the constitution is the greatest law of the land supremacy clause
A person who is a member of the nation by birth or naturalization and are entitled to full rights citizen
Going against the constitution unconstitutional
Body of electors who formally elect the U.S. president and vice president Electoral college
Wanted a strong central government Federalists
Wanted more power for the states and less for government Antifederalists

The United States Constitution Word Search

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Amendment
American Revolution
Articles of Confederation
Bill of Rights
Civil Case
Division of Power
Due Process
Elastic Clause
Eminent Domain
Enumerated Powers
Federalism
Haebeus Corpus
Impeaachment
Implied Powers
Jurisdiction
Lame Duck
Preamble
Ratify
Republican Government
Supremacy Clause
U.S. Constitution

Civics Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Federal, State, and Local Government Word Search

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credit clause
full faith
extradiction
Appeals courts
attorney general
bicameral
charter
concurrent powers
constiuients
delegated powers
initiative
lieutenant governor
Missouri plan
patronage
penal code
recall
referendum
reserved powers
secretary of state
state
state auditor
State supreme courts
state treasure
trial courts
uicarmeral

Social Studies Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The right to vote Suffrage
More than 50% Majority
A legislature who elects a president and vice president Electoral college
Basic Belief Principles
Meeting of party members to conduct party business Caucus
To record or enroll formally Register
Process of voting in election Poll
A geographic area that contains a certain amount of voters Precinct
The most votes among all those running for a political office Plurality
To choose a candidate from each party to run in the general election Primary election
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote Ballot
Percentage of eligible voters who actually vote Voter turnout rate
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office. Recall
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes Political machine
A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws Referendum
A way for citizens to propose laws Initiative
Held when no candidate wins a majority of votes in the primary Runoff
Topics of public interest Issue
Organization of individuals with broad common interests Political parties
A Person who is elected by the electoral college President
representatives from the 50 state party organizations who run a political party National committee
The elected executive head of a state of the US. Governor