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The 7 Principles Of The United States Constitution Crossword

The 7 Principles Of The United States Constitution  Crossword
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The belief that the government is subject to the will of people
A government in which citizens rule through elected representatives
Government with limited powers strictly defined by law
A form of government in which power is divided between the federal government and state government
power specifically given to congress in the constitution (one of the three powers in federalism)
power belonging only to the states (one of the three powers in federalism)
power shared by the states and federal government (one of the three powers in federalism)
A principle by which powers are divdied among different branches of goverment to make sure no branch has too much power
The lawmaking branch of government
The branch of the government that carries out the law that is headed by the president
The branch of government that interprets the law it includes the court
The system which each branch of government limits the powers of other branches so that one branch does not become too powerful
The liberties of an individual to pursue goals without interference from other individuals or the government
Gurantee of basic freedoms and liberties (first ten amendments)
the basis or fundamental source of the constitution

The Constitution and American Government Crossword

The Constitution and American Government  Crossword
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set of fundamental principles and established precedents for the states and national government to follow
the government does not have absolute power over the people
non-elected officials that make decisions unlike elected representatives
first ten amendments added to the constitution
when the people rule over the government and its power
thought of one’s own belief/actions cannot be controlled by another force-unless said actions hinder or hurt another
representation based off of population of a state and are elected
where each branch of government is separated
where branches of government are divided and share power to keep the other in check and balance
when the courts see if an act is constitutional or not
natural rights of life, liberty, and property that the government cannot impede or take away
when the states remained sovereign and independent, and the national government had little to no power over the states. Gov could make treaties and alliances, but could not tax
idea of devolution, to give back power from the federal gov to the state gov
separation of power between the state and national government
powers shared by the federal and state government
Article 8 in the Constitution, limited Congress powers (i.e: lay and collect taxes, to establishing post offices) and created the criteria of laws to be “necessary and proper”
laid the groundwork for Judicial review, where the judicial branch reprimanded Congress and created a structurally sound power in the courts
Congress can regulate anything relating to commerce (imports/exports of goods and services)

27 Amendments Crossword

27 Amendments Crossword
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Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition
bear arms
Conditions for quarters of soldiers
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search
Presumption of Innocence
Right to a speedy trial
Right to a trial by jury Right of trial by jury of your peers
No cruel or unusual punishment such as torture
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means
States can make local rules and laws such as divorce rules
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state
Revises presidential election procedures
Abolishes slavery
Defines citizenship
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race
Income tax
Popular Election of Senators
Prohibition of Intoxicating Liquors
Equal Suffrage---Sex; Right of Women to Vote
Commencement of Terms; Sessions of Congress; Death or Disqualification of President-Elect
Repeal of 18th Amendment
Presidental Tenure; No President may serve more than 2 elected terms
Inclusion of DIstrict of Columbia in Presidential Election System
Right to Vote in Federal Elections----Tax Payment; Outlawed the payment of a tax as a condition for taking part in elections
Presidential Succession; Vice Presidential Vacancy; Presidential Inability
Right to Vote----Age; Must be 18 years or older
Congressional Pay; Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members

Yazen's Crossword Puzzle

Yazen's Crossword Puzzle
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A group of countries that work on common problems
The central government has all decision making power
House of commons,House of lords
State Duma, Federation council
Bundestag, Bundesrat
RUNS BOTH GOVERNMENT AND HEAD OF STATE
One runs country and one runs Head of state
Citizens of the country hold all power with restrictions
Single ruler unlimited power
Outlines rights and responsibilities
hares power with state/local government
the leaving of the United Kingdom from the European Union
Who leads the parlimentary
The house of lords has little
The queen is the
this country is a federal government
How many countries are in Europe
Whats Europes currency
what can a treaty be replaced by
which government can create lower levels of government

World War One Crossword Puzzle

World War One Crossword Puzzle
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the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests.
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations.
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force.
the action of assassinating someone.
Germany and its allies (Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire) in World War I
The victorious allied nations of World War I and World War II. In World War I, the Allies included Britain, France, Italy, Russia, and the United States
what is now northeastern Poland, that ended in a German victory over the Russians in the early days of World War I
A river of east central France its valley was the scene of two important battles in the First World War
A major battle of the First World War between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916
a British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic
an internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Foreign Office proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the United States' entering World War I against Germany
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework
an airplane
a German submarine used in World War I
a cigar-shaped self-propelled underwater missile designed to be fired from a ship or submarine or dropped into the water from an aircraft and to explode on reaching a target
a long, narrow ditch
a painful condition of the feet caused by long immersion in cold water or mud and marked by blackening and death of surface tissue
one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers

Street Law Chapter 1 Crossword

Street Law Chapter 1 Crossword
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All law that is not criminal law?
A person who against whom a claim is made.
An act or failure to that violates a law.
Answer or plea by a defendant.
Latin for "YOU HAVE THE BODY"; a writ (court order) order to be held lawfully.
A criminal offense, less serious than a felony.
The party who brings legal action against an alleged wrong doer.
One principles or standards of behavior, judgement of what is important.
A rule that society enforces often with penlties.
Basic privileges a person has as a human being.
The killing of another person.
A basic principle of our constitutional system.
The division of powers among the branches of government.
A countries highest law.
A bills or laws passed by the legislature.
Presidential power, refusal to sign a bill into law.
An act that is not in accordance with the constitution.
Division of power between the national government and the states.
First Ten Amendments.
Powers of Congress are listed.

Unification of Italy Crossword

Unification of Italy Crossword
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Took over large parts of Germany.
Group of kingdoms joined together.
Land made of many small kingdoms.
Land made of many small kingdoms.
The state that against German unity.
The king of Prussia.
A group of people who make the laws.
Appointed prime minister by the king.
What the new German Empire was called.
Another name for emperor.
Ruling power given to the people.
The position given to Bismarck.
Mighty militay force ready for war.

Articles and Amendments Crossword

Articles and Amendments Crossword
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Freedom of speech/expression, press, religion, assembly and petition.
Right to "bear arms"
Protects against forced quartering troops
Right to be free from unreasonable search and seizure
Repealed Prohibition
Women's suffrage
Prohibition! Outlaws the production, transport and sale of alcohol.
Protected the right to vote to allmen and prevented discrimination on the basis of race, color, or "previous condition of servitude"
Extended citizenship to all persons, regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude; guaranteed " due process of law" and basic rights.+
Right to a grand jury, protection against "double jeopardy," protection against self-incrimination
Right to a speedy trial, right to a lawyer, right to face your accuser, jury of peers.
Criminal cases are tried by a jury of peers, civil cases are heard by only a judge
All powers not given directly to the federal government, goes to the states
Abolished slavery
Protection against cruel and unusual punishment
Citizens have more rights than just what is expressed in the bill of rights

Unification of Germany Crossword

Unification of Germany Crossword
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Factories where weapons were made.
Mighty military force ready for war.
The position given to Bismarck.
Ruling power given to the people.
Another name for emperor.
What the new German Empire was called.
Appointed prime minister by the king.
A group of people who make the laws.
The king of Prussia.
The state that against German unity.
The state that had a strong military.
Land made of many small kingdoms.
Group of kingdoms joined together.
Took over large parts of Germany.

General Knowledge Crossword Puzzle

General Knowledge Crossword Puzzle
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Needs to be a US citizen for at least 9 years and over the age 30
The elected head of a republican state.
The _____ __ _______________ is granted by the Constitution the power to impeach an elected official
When an __________ is proposed by Congress, it takes two-and-a-half years for it to be ratified.
If you are born in the United States you automatically gain _________ of the country.
It is also called the Legislative Branch and is made of two parts: House of Representatives and The Senate
Someone who helps the president conduct his duties
A group of people who decide the verdict of a court case.
Indicates a system of government in which the power is divided by constitutional right between national and local units of government.
Deals with disputes between people which can be compensated.
The leader of a state or province.
Protects certain values. such as life or property.
Leads the Judicial Branch of the United States Federal Government.
A form of government with roles and powers given, limited by the law, written in a constitution.
A legal statement that suggests that no one is above the law and governmental decisions must be made only by applying legal knowledge.
Limits the power of the federal government and guarantee citizens of the United States certain rights.
The leader of the ___________ Branch is the President of the United States.
Occupies a central position as the chief, policy-making, and representative organ of the United Nations.
In elections we ____ for people who are going to represent us in the government.
Voting used for electing representatives in the United States.