Government, Geography, Economy Crossword
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Legal member of a country
Type of government where people have the power
One person who possesses unlimited power
A person voted into the office by citizens to rule a country
Has a king or queen but power is limited by the constitution
Scale that measures the economic freedom of a country
The percentage of a country's people who can read and write
Tax that the government puts on imported or exported goods
Government law stopping trade between two countries
Prevent trade
Latitude line that divides the planet into the Northern and Southern hemispheres
Longitude line that divides the planet into Eastern and Western hemispheres
Long term average weather in an area; precipation and temperature
Cities with a lot of people and buildings
Place located furthest away from cities and towns; Low population or farmland

Government Terms Crossword

Government Terms Crossword
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the central government has all the power
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose
power is divided between the cental and regional government
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected
a country ruled by the people
all people vote on all laws
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs
a government based on religion
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA)
a country ruled by a king or queen
one ruler has power over all the people
has no government at all
law making body
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government
the ability to get things done
is an opinion to do so

Five Themes of Geography Crossword

Five Themes of Geography Crossword
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materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land
a planet's meridian adopted as the zero of longitude
people changing and affecting a enviroment
imaginary line drawn around the earth equally distant from both poles, dividing the earth into northern and southern hemispheres
angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's equator
particular place or position
angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian
a half of a sphere
a particular position or point in space
act of changing physical location or position
weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or over a long period
arrangement of the natural and artificial physical features of an area
area or division, especially part of a country or the world
science or practice of drawing maps
any of the 24 longitudinal areas into which the world is divided and within which the same standard time is used

U.S. Government Crossword

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

Ap Gov Chapter 1 Part 1 Crossword

Ap Gov Chapter 1 Part 1 Crossword
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A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
A theory of government and politics contending that societies are divided along class lines and that an upper-class elite will rule, regardless of the formal niceties of governmental organization.
(government) the system or form by which a community or another political unit is governed
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services produced in a nation
A theory of American democracy contending that groups are so strong that government, which gives in to the many different groups, is thereby weakened.
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass media, interest groups, and political parties are the three main linkage institutions.
A fundamental principle of traditional democratic theory. In a democracy, choosing among alternatives requires that the majority's desire be respected.
A principle of traditional democratic theory that guarantees rights to those who do not belong to majorities and allows that they might join majorities through persuasion and reasoned argument.
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics is mainly a competition among groups, each one pressing for its own preferred policies.
the issues that attract the serious attention of public officials and other people actually involved in politics at any given point in time
A condition that occurs when no coalition is strong enough to form a majority and establish policy. The result is that nothing may get done.
The effects a policy has on people and problems. Impacts are analyzed to see how well a policy has met its goal and at what cost.
The branches of government charged with taking action on political issues. The U.S. Constitution established three policymaking institutions-the congress, the presidency, and the courts. Today, the power of the bureaucracy is so great that most political scientist consider it a fourth policy making institution
The process by which policy comes into being and evolves over time. People's interests, problems, and concerns create political issues for government policymakers. These issues shape policy, which in turn impacts people, generating more interests, problems, and concerns.
A set of basic values and beliefs about one's country or government that is shared by most citizens and that influences political opinions and behaviors
an issue that arises when people disagree about a problem and how to fix it
Main form = voting. Also joining political party, volunteering on political campaign, campaign contributions, running for office

5 Themes of Geography Key Terms Crossword

5 Themes of Geography Key Terms Crossword
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Study of the human and nonhuman features of Earth.
North, South, East, and West
Directoins Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest.
Distance north or south of the Equater.
Distance east or west of the Prime Meridian
Each half of the Earth; Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western hemispheres
A place's exact location on Earth.
Location of a place in relation to another place.
The mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location.
An area with atleast one unifying physical or human feature.
How people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another.
Height above sea level.
Map that shows physical, or natural features, such as mountains, rivers, and oceans
Map that shows political units, such as countries or cities.
Line of latitude at 0 degrees; imaginary line that divides the northern and southern hemispheres.
Line of longitude at o degrees; imaginary line that divides the eastern and western hemispheres

Types of Government Crossword

Types of Government Crossword
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Type of democracy where citizens elect leaders to represent them in government
A small group that rules a country after taking it by force
One person has all the power
Type of democracy where citizens are involved in day-to-day government
Recognizes God as the ultimate authority in government and law
One leader has absolute control over citizens' lives
Citizens hold the political power
A small group of people has all the power
People are not subject to any nation or government
A king or queen rules the country

Maps and Globes Crossword

Maps and Globes Crossword
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A drawing of a place that contains information about the features of the area.
A 3-D model of the Earth.
Where a specific place on Earth can be found.
A solid figure that has the shape of a ball.
Half of a sphere.
The geographic point on Earth which is the farthest north.
The geographic point on Earth that is the farthest south.
The half of Earth that is located north of the equator.
The half of Earth that is located south of the equator.
The half of Earth that is located east of the prime meridian.
The half of Earth that is located west of the prime meridian.
An imaginary line that circles the Earth halfway between the North and South Poles. It divides the Earth into the Northern and Southern Hemispheres.
An imaginary line that circles the Earth from pole to pole. It divides the Earth into the Eartern and Western Hemispheres.
Imiginary lines on a map or globe that run from north to south. These lines can tell you how far east or west a place is located from the prime meridian.
Imaginary lines on a map or globe that run from east to west. These lines can tell you how far north or south a place is located from the equator.

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle
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This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy.
One of the longest coastlines in Europe.
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia.
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River.
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king.
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king.
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured.
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens.
About 90% of Roman citizens.
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote.
People who are elected to represent the people.
Any of various governing bodies.
Officials who managed the government and the army.
Someone who has total control over the people.
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians.
A city-state located in North Africa.
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years.
A Carthaginian general.
He attacked Carthage and defeated it.
A sense of pride in one's country.

Government/Economic Systems Crossword

Government/Economic Systems Crossword
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Citizens hold political power
King or Queen rule the country
Where the economy is completely controlled by the government.
A system which people own their own businesses and property
There are no representatives leading the country.
USA is an example of this type of democracy
A law making body
A government where one person has all the power
One leader has absolute control over citizens lives.
religious rule
small group of people that have all the power
Nobody is in conrol
small group of people usually military who rule a country after taking it over.
The monarch has all the power, and had the final say over the government.
A monarch that shares power with other parts of the government and are subject to the country's constitution

WHO RULES Crossword

WHO RULES Crossword
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CENTRAL SUPREME GOVERNMENT WHICH HOLD AUTHORITY AND MAKES DECISIONS
GOV IN WHICH SOVEREIGN STATES DELEGATES POWER TO A CENTRAL GOV FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES
A SYSTEM THAT DIVIDES UP POWER BETWEEN A STRONG NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND SMALLER LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
ONE PERSON WITH ABSOLUTE POWER
SMALL GROUPS OF PEOPLE HAVING CONTROL OF A COUNTRY
POWER VESTED IN THE PEOPLE WHO RULE DIRECTLY OR THROUGH FREELY ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES
PEOPLE DECIDE POLICY INITIATIVES DIRECTLY
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY THAT ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENTING GROUP OF PEOPLE
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY WHERE ITS CITIZENS ENTITLED TO VOTE AND ELECT
DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBILICAN SYSTEM OF GOV WHERE A HEAD OF GOV LEADS THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH
THE PARTY WITH THE MOST REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PARLIAMENT FORMS THE GOVERNMENT AND LEADERS BECOME PRIME MINISTERS OR CHANCELLOR