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cause/effect
centi
chronological order
delegates
description
endangered
energy pyramid
examine
Executive Branch
format
instinct
James Madison
Judicial Branch
kara
kilo
Legislative Branch
logic
metric system
milli
precise
problem solution
relate
sequence
symbiosis
text structure
threatened
U.S Standard Units

Constitution Word Search

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Description

Articles of Confederation
Judicial Review
Amendment
Ratify
Supreme Court
Judicial Branch
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Republican
Democrat
Bill of Rights
Thomas Jefferson
Constitution
AntiFederalists
Federalists
Check and Balances
Articles
Preamble
James Madison
Independence Hall
Delegates
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Philadelphia
Convention
RevolutionaryWar

Unit 3 The Federal System of American Government Vocabulary Word Search

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Word Search
Description

veto
separation of powers
reserved powers
ratify
principle
popular sovereignty
legislative branch
judicial review
judicial branch
implied powers
habeas corpus
federalism
federal system
ex post facto
executive branch
elastic clause
denied powers
delegated powers
concurrent powers
checks and balances
bill of attainder

Metric System Word Search

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Word Search
Description

milli
centi
deci
deca
hecto
kilo
measurement
metric system
Newton
Kelvin
Celsius
seconds
grams
liters
meters
units

Metric System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Metric base unit for electric currents AMPERE
System based on powers of 10 BASETEN
Metric base unit for light intensity CANDELA
Metric unit for temperature CELSIUS
Prefix for 1/100 CENTI
Prefix for 1/10 DECI
Prefix for 10 DEKA
One of the key founders of the Metric System GABRIELMOUTON
Metric base unit for mass GRAM
Prefix for 100 HECTO
Prefix for 1000 KILO
You would use _____ to measure the weight of a truck KILOGRAM
Metric base unit for volume LITER
Metric base unit for length METER
Prefix for 1/1000 MILLI
You would use _____ to measure the length of a ladybug. MILLIMETER
Metric base unit for the amount of a substance MOLE
Metric base unit for time SECOND
Metric system is also known as the _______. SISYSTEM

Branches of Government Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Headed by the president. Executive Branch
Headed by Congress. Legislative Branch
Headed by the Supreme Court. Judicial Branch
Judicial Branch decides if laws are ___________. constitutional
Executive Branch __________ laws (reject). vetoes
Legislative Branch has ____ senators from each state. two
There are ______ judges in the Judicial Branch. nine
Legislative Branch makes ________. laws
Executive Branch __________ people (excuse). pardons
The three branches of government were created to make sure that one person or group did not have too much ___________. power
The _________ gives advice to the President about important matters. Cabinet
Eecutive Branch ________ treaties. signs
Legislative Branch is loacted in the __________. Capitol
The Executive Branch is located in the _______________. White House
The Judicial Branch is located in the __________. Supreme Court

The United States Government Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and states Government
a group of persons sworn to render a verdict or true answer on a question jury
a native or naturalized member of a state or nation citizen
the system of fundamental principles according to which a nation or state is governed constitution
the branch of government charged with the execution and enforcement of laws executive branch
the power or right vested in one branch of a government to cancel a law veto
the presentation of formal charges against a public official by the lower house impeachment
the presentation of formal charges against a public official by the lower house legislative branch
an official enumeration of the population, with details as to age, sex, occupation census
a meeting of party leaders to select candidates, elect convention delegates caucus
having power to frame or alter a political constitution or fundamental law constituent
a group of persons who work or conduct a campaign to influence members of a legislature to vote lobbying
the branch of government charged with the interpretation of laws judicial branch
the body of laws of a state or nation regulating ordinary private matters civil laws

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

Government Word Search

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Word Search
Description

administration
attorney general
balances
budgets
cabinet
checks
commander in chief
country
defense
executive branch
federal
government
house of reps
judicial branch
justice
law
leaders
legislative
military
national
obama
policies
power
President
president
secretary
senate
supreme court
United States
vice president

U.S. Constitution Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This Article states that the Constiution is the "Supreme Law of the Land" Six
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution BillofRights
A major source of income for the government incometax
the introduction to the Constitution preamble
changes made to the Constitution Amendments
This Article outlines how laws are made one
This Article says that 9 states must ratify the Constitution Seven
This Article explains how Amendments are made Five
This Article outlines the responsibilities of our President Two
This Article describes the branch of the government that is responsible for "interpreting the law" Three
There are Seven of these in the Constitution Articles
The branch of government that houses the President and Vice-President Executive
The branch of government that houses the Supreme Court Judicial
The branch of government that houses Congress Legislative

Measurement Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prefix meaning 1000 of something. kilo
Prefix meaning a 100 of something. Hecto
Prefix meaning 10 of something. Deca
Metric unit of standard length. meter
Metric unit of standard volume. Liter
Metric unit of standard mass. Gram
Prefix meaning 1/10 of something. Deci
Prefix meaning 1/100 of something. Centi
Prefix meaning 1/1000 of something. milli
Tool that measure liquid. It's usually marked with milliliters. graduated cylinder
A way of measuring volume by watching the water level rise in a graduated cylinder. displacement
Tool to measure mass. Has three bars with different units to get a precise measurement. triple beam balance
The amount of space an object takes up. volume
How much matter something has. mass
Measuring units used for scientific purposes in the United States. Based on units of 10. metric system