Type
Crossword
Description

_________ is the 37th president of the United States. Richard Nixon
Who took over after Richard Nixon? Gerald Ford
What were Nixon's men doing in the office of the Democratic National Committee headquarters? Wiretapping
What was the whole scandal called? Watergate
What Act did Nixon expand during his presidency? Clean Air Act
Nixon lowered the voting age to what? 18
What was the result of the scandal? Resignation
Month and Year of the break- in. June 1972
The burglars also stole _______. Documents
Nixon tried to cover up the _____ crimes
Now Americans think more critically about choosing their __________. president
What party of politics was president Nixon on? Republican
When the wiretapping failed the first time the ___ burglars returned. five
In _______, Nixon gave a speech in which he swore that his White House staff was not involved in the break-in. August
Anonymous whistleblower "_____________" provided key information to Woodward and Bernstein. Deepthroat

Watergate Scandal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

President involved in the Watergate Scandal Nixon
Year that the Waltergate Scandal began. 1972
Where were the burglars arrested? Watergate complex
Who ordered Nixon to turn over the tapes? Supreme Court
What happened on August 8? Nixon resigned
Who was sworn in as President after Nixon's resignation? Gerald Ford
Who was the presiding judge in the Waltergate Trial? John J. Sirica
Who did Ford pardon after being sworn as new President? Nixon
Where did some of the burglars used to work at? CIA
Which agency investigated Nixon? FBI
Who presided the Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities? Samuel J. Ervin Jr.
What was the name given to the resignment of several Justice Department officials in protest? Saturday Night Massacre
Which newspaper first revealed Nixon's involvement with the Waltergate Scandal? Washington Post
Which war was ongoing during this period of time? Vietnam War
What price did the reporters who uncovered the detail of the scandalw win? Pulitzer Prize

Ford and Nixon Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Ford Administration
Gerald Rudolph Ford
HUAC
Jimmy Carter
Leslie Lynch King Jr
Nelson A Rockefeller
Oldest president
pardoned
Reconciliation
resignation
Richard Milhouse Nixon
SALT
silent majority
Thirtyeighth president
thirtyseventh president
Twentyfifth amendment
Visit to Japan
Warren Commission
Watergate Scandal
Whittier Republican

Vietnam War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Place where the false attack on the USS Maddox occurred. Gulf of Tonkin
Process where troops are taken out of Vietnam. Vietnamization
Classified documents that were released in news papers. Pentagon Documents
Headquarters of the U.S department of defense. Pentagon
Surprise attacks against military bases throughout South Vietnam. Tet Offensive
People who illegally release information. Whistle Blowers
Major political scandal where 5 men broke into the Democratic National Committee headquarters. Watergate
The man who illegally stole and released classified Pentagon Papers Daniel Ellsberg
U.S president from 1969-1974 who introduced Vietnamization. Richard Nixon
The war that lasted from 1954-1975. The Vietnam War
Communist guerrilla group in South Vietnam. Vietcong
Ho Chi Mihn's army. Viet Mihn
General who commanded U.S. forces during the Vietnam War from 1964 to 1968. William Westmoreland
Trail that ran from North Vietnam to South Vietnam and went through Laos and Cambodia. Ho Chi Mihn trail
Communist leader of North Vietnam. Ho Chi Mihn
U.S president from 1963-1969 that sent troops to Vietnam. Lyndon B. Johnson
Nixon's Vice president, and the president at the end of the Vietnam War. Gerald Ford
U.S secretary of defense. Robert McNamara
U.S president from 1961-1963 and was assassinated. John F. Kennedy
U.S president from 1953-1961, opposed elections in Vietnam Effort to block Communist from taking power. Dwight D. Eisenhower

The Legislative Branch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the length of a Representatives term? two years
Who is the Speaker of the House? Paul Ryan
You have to be at least what age to be a Senator? thirty
What is the length of a senators term? six years
What are the two houses called? Congress
Who was the president that resigned before being impeached? Richard Nixon
What helps limit the power of the three branches? Checks and Balances
What takes place every ten years? Census
What allows congress to pass laws and some flexibility in enacting legislation? Elastic Clause
You have to be at least what age to be a representative? twenty-five
What is the total number of senators? One hundred
Who persides the meetings of the senate? Vice President
What branch of government contains the House of Representatives and the Senate? Legislative
How many years do you have to be a citizen of the U.S. for to be a Representative? seven years

Vietnam War crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The establishment of a colony in one territory. colonialism
All property and all means of production belong to the government, private property does not exist and all goods are shared equally. communism
America's belief that if one country came under control of communists, then neighboring countries would as well. Domino Theory
A form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants use military tactics to fight a larger army. Guerilla Warfare
Extreme loyalty to one's country. Nationalism
The army that fought the United States and the South Vietnamese governments. Vietcong
Individuals that served in the armed forces of their country. Veterans
The 35th president of the United States and was assassinated in 1963. John Kennedy
The 37th president of the United States and got them out of the Vietnam War. Richard Nixon
The leader of the North vietnamese during the Vietnam War. Ho Chi Minh
The 34th president and was a commander in Europe during WW2. Dwight Eisenhower
The 36th president and was put into office after Kennedy was assassinated. Lyndon Johnson
The forced induction of a person into the armed forces. draft
a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese forces. tet offensive
American foreign policy to stop the spread of communism. containment
Help by the United States they fought against North Vietnam. South Vietnam
A sprayable gel that the United States military used as a weapon in the Vietnam War. napalm
President Nixon's plan to take all the United States troops in Vietnam and let South Vietnam fight North Vietnam. vietnamization
A soldier that has been taken captive by the enemy. Prisoner of war
People that are against something. protest

Executive Branch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Jefferson; Hamilton; Knox FirstCabinet
Natural born citizen; 35 years old; Reside in US for 14 years Formalrequirements
Current number of cabinet positions Fifteen
Section of the Constitution that gives the president and the vice president power ArticleTwoSectionOne
The amendment that allows the vice president to become the president should the president be removed from office twentyfifthamendment
people in line for presidency PresidentialLineOfSuccession
first vice president to hold more responsibility (new breed) AlGore
president of the senate VicePresident
White House Address 1600PennsylvaniaAvenueNW
Meeting of political parties Caucus
elections that decide who will serve as the representative for a political party primaries
First secretary of state ThomasJefferson
First secretary of treasury AlexanderHamilton
First secretary of war Henry Knox
President's Home The White House
Branch that executes government laws The Executive Branch
Who is in charge of the executive branch? The President of the United States
president of the 1796 election John Adams
First vice president to become president John Tyler
president that added south portico James Monroe
President that resigned due to the water gate scandal Richard Nixon
Cause of death for presidents Lincoln and Kennedy Assasination
The only president who was not elected Gerald Ford
Vice President to Nixon Spiro Agnew
Event where vice presidential nominee is revealed The National Convention
Group that casts the official votes for the president The Electoral College

The 70s Word Search

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Word Search
Description

AppleII
Atari2600
Disney World
Elvis Presley
Jimmy Carter
Jonestown Massacre
KentState Massacre
Micheal Jackson
Richard Nixon
Star Wars
Twin Towers
Watergate Scandal

Impeachment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

who issues articles of impeachment? House
Grounds for impeachment high crimes
President impeached in 1868 Andrew Johnson
many believe this president was impeached for his watergate scandal Richard Nixon
once the house votes for impeachment it goes to the ______, which tries the accused president Senate
The house has impeached only ____ presidents two
Andrew Johnson Impeached by which party? Republicans
Johnson impeached for civil war______ Reconstruction
President impeached in 1999 Bill Clinton
Clinton impeached for _____ perjury
Another ground for impeachment misdemeanors

1970s Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bee Gee's First #1 Disco Hit JIVETALKIN
"I Will _______."(Disco Hit) SURVIVE
1975 #1 Disco Dance FLYROBINFLY
Name Given For The '70s ME DECADE
Popular Pants Worn In The '70s BELL BOTTOMS
37th President (1969-1974) RICHARD NIXON
38th President(1974-1977) Gerald Ford
Major Serial Killer Sentenced (1971) CHARLES MANSON
Theme Park Opened In 1971 DISNEY WORLD
1st Block Buster Movie(1974) JAWS
1970 Invasion Of ________ CAMBODIA
1978 Jim Jones Leads Suicides Known As Jonestown Massacre
Artist Of "Off The Wall" Michael Jackson
Disco Dance HUSTLE

Nixon Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Checkers Speech
HUAC
New York City
Reconciliation
Republican
resignation
Richard Milhouse Nixon
SALT
San Clemente California
Silent Majority
Thelma Catherine Ryan
thirty seventh president
Watergate Scandal
Whittier Republicans
Yorba Linda California