Type
Crossword
Description

The studies of the duties and rights of citizens Civics
Members of a community who owe loyalty to the government and in exchange receive protection from the government citizenship
This founder of the U.S strongly believed in the importance of civics (last name) Jefferson
An act that a citizen is required to do (ex: pay taxes) duty
An act a citizen should do but is not required to (ex: voting) responsibility
In Ancient Greece and Rome citizenship was only granted to men who owned ________ property
Someone who is born in another country can choose to have a ____ citizenship dual
This process is a legal way to gain citizenship in the United States Naturalization
In order to become a U.S citizen you must have lived in the U.S for a minimum of _____ years five
The minimum age to become a U.S citizen eighteen
Americans can lose their citizenship in this number of ways three
The act of losing your naturalization denaturalization
A foreign born resident who has not been naturalized alien
A person fleeing danger in their country refugee
Today, ______ million people are living in the U.S illegally twelve
Here kids learn how to become good citizens school
Many consider this one of the most important American citizen responsibility voting
Respecting private and public property tolerance
The health, prosperity, and happiness of all the people in the community welfare
The practice of offering your time and services to others without receiving payment volunteerism
In this voulanteer organization members work on education, public safety, health, and the environment AmeriCorps
Foreign born people who have moved to a new country Immigrant
The key practices, relationships, and organizations in a society Institutions

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A member of a community who is loyal to and is protected by the government citizen
The rights and duties of citizens citizenship
A legal process to gain citizenship naturalization
An amount of money demanded by the government used to help run public places and help the community tax
Something that you are required to do duty
Something that you can do voluntarily (it is not required) responsibility
A person who moved from one country an is now a permanent resident in another immigrant
A foreign-born resident in the United States who has not been naturalized yet alien
The belief, way of life, art, and customs that are shared by people in a particular society culture
People who share a common national, cultural, or racial background ethnic group
A person who has left their home to escape war, famine, or another disaster refugee
Respecting and accepting others regardless of their differences tolerance
Offering your time and services to others without any payment volunteerism
The advantage or benefit of all people in a society common good
The health , prosperity, and happiness of the members of a community welfare
The regulations established in a community by some authority law
The general principles or beliefs people use to make decisions values
You can lose your citizenship if you are found guilty of _______ treason
immigrants must take a ____ that checks if they can read, write and speak English before becoming a citizen test
immigrants must be able to read, _____, and speak English before becoming a citizen write

Civics and Citizenship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A person who belongs to a country Citizen
The top level of government Federal
The Premier is the leader of this government State
This level of government takes care of rubbish collection Local
The study of the rights and duties of citizenship Civics
To allow (someone who was born in a different country) to become a new citizen Naturalisation
The 1967 referendum granted rights to which people in Australia? Aboriginals
A general vote by the electorate on a single political question which has been referred to them for a direct decision Referendum
A body of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is acknowledged to be governed Constitution
Which country voted by referendum for marriage equality? Ireland
an act or course of action to which a person is morally or legally bound OR a duty or commitment Obligation
A document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights; includes the articles of incorporation and the certificate of incorporation Charter
A formal and organized choice by vote of a person for a political position Election
The lower house in parliament is called the house of _______________________ Representatives
The upper house in parliament is called the ___________________ Senate

Civics and Economics Unit One Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the study of citizenshi, government, and the rights/duties of a citizen Civics
the rights and duties of members of a state Citizenship
a member of a community with a government that provides protection Citizen
the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacturing Service economy
principles and beliefs people use to make judgments and decisions Value
the idea that power lies with the PEOPLE Popular Sovereignty
sets of ideas that people have about relationships, obligations, roles, functions of society institution
someone who has went through the process by which resident aliens become citizens Naturalized Citizens
a non-citizen alien
a person who comes to a ountry with intent to stay there permenantly Immigrant
to expel from the country Deport
the power or authority that rules a country Government
course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem Public Policy
a plan for collecting and spending money Budget
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule and make laws Democracy
a government in which every citizen meets and participates directly in the making of laws Direct Democracy
a government that consists of representatives elected by the citizens Representative Democracy
a representative democracy where the people choose their lawmakers Republic
system of government with a king or a queen Monarchy
majority of people in a community can make laws for everyone Majority Rule
power held by an individual or a group who are not accountable to the people Authoritarian
a government that controls almost all aspects of peoples' lives (dictatorship) Totalitarian
obligations people fulfill voluntarily Responsibility
the things we are required to do Duty
to call up people for military service Draft
respect and acceptance of people regardless of their differences Tolerance
complex system of departments, rules, and people in chain of command Bureaucracy
the health, prosperity, and happiness of a person or community Welfare
offering your time and services to others without payment Volunteerism

Amendments Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Women get the right to vote Nineteen
Lays down the rules for who becomes president if they resign/dies etc. Twenty five
Congressmen cannot vote to give themselves a raise in the same term Twenty seven
You cannot sue another state except with permission by that state's judicial system Eleven
You can vote at the age of 18 Twenty six
All men get the right to vote. Including ex-slaves fifteen
Alcohol is prohibited Eighteen
The Federal Income Tax is established sixteen
The electoral college must have two seperate elections for president and vice president twelve
Foreign born citizens can vote fourteen
A president can only have 2 terms in office Twenty two
January 20th is the day that a new president takes office twenty
First ten amendments Bill of Rights
Total number of amendments 27 amendments
It is no longer illegal to drink alcohol Twenty one
You may not charge people money so that they can register to vote Twenty four
The people select their own U.S. senators seventeen
All slaves are free Thirteen
Washington D.C. can vote for the president Twenty three
The first ten amendments were created to protect the rights of __________. US Citizens

Civics Vocab Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

If you are born in America then you have this. Citizenship
Every citizen has there own (what)? Rights
Trustworthiness, being honest, respect and accountability are all your (whats) as a citizen? Responsibilities
Jury duty and paying your taxes are your (what) as a citizen? duties
This is the process of becoming a citizen. Naturalization
The freedom of speech, petition, assembly, religion, and press are all stated in (what)? First Amendment
Anyone can believe in what ever they want, this is one of the 5 freedoms. Religion
As a citizen, you have the right to (what) peacefully in public grounds? Assemble
You have the right to say what ever you want on newspapers or on the news, this is the freedom of (what)? The press
You can make these or sign them if you want to, or feel that changes need to be made. Petitions
Every citizen of the U.S. have the right to express themselves the way they want to through (what) or any other way. Speech
All citizens have five (what) that are stated in the First Amendment. freedoms
This is a legal requirement that stops the state from taking away rights that every citizen should have. Due process
Everyone must follow these. Laws
Everyone must pay these. taxes
Everyone has characteristic (what) that makes them unique. traits
A responisble citizen tries to tell the truth as much as they can, they try to be (what)? trustworthy
What is always the best approach in life? Honesty
When at fancy parties it is important to be this. Courteous
To get this you have to give it. respect
Telling the teacher when someone cuts the lunch line is an example of what? accountability
A synonym of independence is this. Self-reliance
Colin Kaepernick isnt showing much of this by kneeling during the national anthem. Patriotism
Something we have to do this year that is mandatory is this. community service

Immigration Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The act of coming to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence Immigration
The process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after they fulfill the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act Naturalization
A country, locality, or situation in which cultural assimilation results in blending the heritage and traditions of previously distinct ethnic groups Meltingpot
A resident of one country who was born in or owes allegiance to another country and has not acquired citizenship by naturalization in the country of residence Alien
A flaw or distress that drives a person away from a certain place Pushfactor
A person who flees for safety to a foreign country Refugee
A benefit that attracts people to a certain place pullfactor
An official card issued by the U.S. government to foreign nationals permitting them to work in the U.S. Greencard
The act of leaving one country or region to settle in another emigration
An endorsement issued by an authorized representative of a country and marked in a passport, permitting the passport holder to enter, travel through, or reside in that country for a specified amount of time Visa

Executive Branch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most electoral votes are allocated based on a "_________" motto. winner takes all
what is the required age for a candidate running for president and vice president? thirty-five
who elects the president based on popular vote? Electoral College
The Electoral College begin as a _________. compromise
One has to be a _______ born U.S. citizen to become president and vice president. natural
what does the vice president serve as in the senate? president
the involvement of V.P. has _______ in recent years. grown
in the presidential Line of Succession who comes after secretary of state? Attorney General
who comes first after the president in the Presidential Line of Succession? vice president
in order to become president, a candidate must win at least ____ of the elcetoral votes. 270
who comes after secretary of commerce? secretary of ______. labor
__________ is an organized method of resolving the issue of who is head of the executive branch of the government. presidential succession

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Citizenship and immigration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alien
authoritarian
citizen
citizenship
civics
democracy
diverse
duty
ethnic group
expatriation
government
ideology
immigrant
institution
jury
majority
monarchy
naturalization
oath
participate
policy
protect
refugee
respect
responsibility
sovereignty
taxes
totalitarian
values
volunteerism
welfare

reconstruction crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a former slave freedman
a federal agency set up to help former slaves after the civil war freedmans bureau
an amendment banning slavery thirteenth amendment
a law passed by southern states that limited the freedom of former slaves black code
an insulting term used to describe a northern who moved to the south after the civil war carpetbagger
an amendment made all persons born or naturalized in the U.S. including former slaves citizens of the country fourteenth amendment
the system in which landowners gave farm workers land, seed, and tools in return for a part of the crops they raised sharecropping
a white southerner who worked with the republican party and the reconstruction government after the civil war scalawag
one of the white politicians who took power after Georgia was readmitted to the Union in 1872 redeemer
an amendment where the U.S. cannot deny a citizen the right to vote based on "race, color, or previous condition of servitude". fifteenthamendment
a terror group created by former Confederate soldiers that used violence and intimidation tactics to disenfranchise blacks kukluxklan
African- American who was very influential as a religious leader and Georgia politician. HenryTurner
elected governor over a Democratic candidate, former Confederate General John B. Gordon RufusBullock
an organization formed by African Americans throughout the south after Reconstruction to protect their rights unionleague
a series of laws that divided the previously Confederate states into military districts militaryacts