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Crossword
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Who was the president during watergate? Richard Nixon
What year did watergate start? nineteen seventy-two
Nixon was the only president to ______. Resign
What political party was Nixon apart of? Republican
What year did Nixon resign? nineteen seventy-four
Who took over after Nixon resigned? Gerald Ford
How many burglars were there? five
What was the name of the anonymous whistleblower? Deepthroat
One of the Washington Post reporters Bob Woodword
The other Washington Post reporter Carl Bernstein
What award did Woodward and Bernstein receive? Pulitzer
What year did the Saturday Night Massacre take place in? nineteen seventy-three
What year was deepthroat revealed? two thousand five
What was deepthroats real name? Mark Felt
How long was John Mitchell sentenced for? nineteen months

Watergate Scandal Crossword

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Crossword
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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

The Legislative Branch Crossword

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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

Ford and Nixon Word Search

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Gerald Rudolph Ford
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Richard Milhouse Nixon
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Watergate Crossword

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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

Presidents Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who became known as "The Father of Our Country"? George Washington
The famous claim that George Washington had teeth made of _____ is just a myth. Wood
One of George Washington’s major jobs before the presidency. Surveyor
What president added the oval office to the White House? Taft
Which President never lived in the White House? Washington
What president ended World War II? Truman
The 13th Amendment abolished what? Slavery
What president said, “Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country”? Kennedy
What president ended the Korean War? Eisenhower
What president created the Civilian Conservation Corps? FranklinRoosevelt
How many presidents were impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives? Two
Who is the only U.S. President with no political or military experience? Trump
What president resigned before he could be impeached? Nixon
What president served the shortest term, but was credited with the longest inaugural address in history? Harrison
How many presidents were assassinated while in office? Four
What president became virtually blind due to a boxing accident while he was a president? TeddyRoosevelt
What is the most common presidential first name? James
The longest lived president was _______ _____ who died at age 93 years and 165 days. GeraldFord
Who is the youngest person to ever become president at the age of 42 years and 322 days? TheodoreRoosevelt
President who delivered the shortest inauguration speech in American history at 133 words? Washington
President who died on July 4th at his mountain top home and is also buried there? Jefferson
What president said, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself”? FranklinRoosevelt
Who was the oldest president to take office? Trump
How many Founding Fathers died on July 4th within 5 hours of each other? Two
President ___________ gifted his 189 acre farm to the federal government; Congress designated the property a National Historic Site. Eisenhower
Who was the tallest president at 6’4”? He was 1 foot taller than the shortest president Madison at 5’4”. Lincoln
The two tallest first ladies are Michelle Obama and _______ _______ at 5’11”. EleanorRoosevelt

Daily Chronicle Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Whose birthday is today, according to the daily chronicle? BOB WOODWARD
WHO ANNOUNCED A VACCINE FOR POLIOMYELITIS? DR JONAS SALK
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE ARTIST, WITH THE INITIALS OF F. K., WHO CONTRACTED POLIO? FRIDA KHALO
THE BOOK OF MORMON FIRST WENT ON SALE IN WHAT CITY? PALMYRA
WHO REQUESTED 5,000 COPIES OF THE BOOK OF MORMON? JOSEPH SMITH
WHAT COMPANY DID BOB WOODWARD FIRST APPLY FOR A JOURNALISM JOB AT? WASHINGTON POST
WHAT DAY OF THE WEEK IS TODAY? THURSDAY
WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE SCANDAL, INVOLVING RICHARD NIXON, WAS BOB WOODWARD A REPORTER OF? WATERGATE
WHAT MUSICIAN, WITH THE INITIALS OF N.Y., CONTRACTED POLIO? NEIL YOUNG
IN WHAT DECADE DID THE FULL-SCALE USE OF THE POLIO VACCINE BEGIN? FIFTIES

Women's Suffrage Crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Where did the first women's rights convention take place in the U.S? Seneca Falls
Who drafted the decleration of sentiments and resolutions? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Who was the president when women got the right to vote? Woodrow Wilson
How may years did the silent sentinels last for? two
Who gave the Ain't I a women speech? Sojourner Truth
Who formed the NWP? Alice Paul
What does the NWP stand for? National Womens Party
Who was the president of NAWSA after Anna Howard Shaw retired? Carrie Chapman Catt
Lucy Stone and who else founded the AWSA? Henry Blackwell
What was the name of Fredrick Douglass' newspaper? The North Star
Who said they would rather have theri right arm be cut off then have black men have the right to vote before women? Susan B Anthony
Who did Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton work with to start their own newspaper? George Francis Train
What was the name of Elizabeth Stanton and Susan Anthony's newspaper? The Revolution
Who was in London with Alice Paul? Lucy Burns
What state did Sojourner Truth give her Ain't I a women speech in? Ohio
Who was the secretary at the Seneca Falls Convention? Mary Ann McClintock
Who chaired the convention at Seneca Falls James Mott
Who was the speaker at the Seneca Falls Convention? Lucretia Mott
Where was the Women's Suffragist Parade held? Washington DC
Carrie Champan Catt became president of NAWSA after _ resigned? Anna Howard Shaw

Vietnam War Crossword Puzzle

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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

Executive Branch Crossword

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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

Richard Nixon Word Search

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