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distribution of power
ceremonial
head of state
political party
constitution
monarchy
assembly
legislative
executive
cuba
mexico
brazil
prime minister
president
congress
parliament
unitary
confederation
federal
autocracy
democracy
oligarchy

Types of Government Word Search

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Description

oligarchy
states
presidential
congress
balances
checks
politics
political
independent
government
parliament
president
judicial
branch
executive
legislative
participation
citizen
communism
direct
democracy
representative
dictatorship
Monarchy
autocracy

Latin America Crossword

Type
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Where is Brazil located South America
Cuba legislative branch uncameral
age you must vote in Mexico 18
Cuba's legislative national assembly
Cuba, Mexico, Brazil called Executive this president
Cuba's citizens denied this free speech
age you can vote in Cuba 16
6 year terms Mexico
Mexico and Brazil's legislative branch Bicameral
required by rule compulsory
Communist leader of Cuba, a dictator Castro
ability to vote suffrage
Cuba's gov't system communist state
Brazil and Mexico's gov't system federal republic
Where can you find many fish Panama

GOVERNMENT TERMS Crossword

Type
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Description

The power is held by one central authority Unitary
Power is shared by an alliance of independent states Confederation
The power is shared by a powerful central government Federal
Parliamentary government Prime minister
Presidential government President
The power is held by one person Autocracy
When a small elite group of people has the power Oligarchy
Everyone has poweršŸ¤© Democracy
Prime minister Parliamentary government
Prime minster is what? Head of state
Which is the pure form of democracy Direct democracy
Which is found on the principal of elected officials Representative democracy

WHO RULES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

CENTRAL SUPREME GOVERNMENT WHICH HOLD AUTHORITY AND MAKES DECISIONS UNITARY
GOV IN WHICH SOVEREIGN STATES DELEGATES POWER TO A CENTRAL GOV FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES CONFEDERAL
A SYSTEM THAT DIVIDES UP POWER BETWEEN A STRONG NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND SMALLER LOCAL GOVERNMENTS FEDERAL
ONE PERSON WITH ABSOLUTE POWER AUTOCRACY
SMALL GROUPS OF PEOPLE HAVING CONTROL OF A COUNTRY OLIGARCHY
POWER VESTED IN THE PEOPLE WHO RULE DIRECTLY OR THROUGH FREELY ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES DEMOCRATIC
PEOPLE DECIDE POLICY INITIATIVES DIRECTLY DIRECT DEMOCRACY
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY THAT ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENTING GROUP OF PEOPLE REPRESENTATIVE
TYPE OF DEMOCRACY WHERE ITS CITIZENS ENTITLED TO VOTE AND ELECT REPUBLIC
DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBILICAN SYSTEM OF GOV WHERE A HEAD OF GOV LEADS THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH PRESIDENTIAL
THE PARTY WITH THE MOST REPRESENTATIVES IN THE PARLIAMENT FORMS THE GOVERNMENT AND LEADERS BECOME PRIME MINISTERS OR CHANCELLOR PARLIAMENTARY

Government crossword

Type
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People have most power Democracy
China is example of Communism
God is ruler Theocracy
Rule by few Oligarchy
Citizens can elect representatives from a group to make laws for them Republic
USA has a Federal government
It is a unitary country in Asia Japan
Monarch has absolute power in Absolute monarchy
Legislative authority starting with p Parliament
Usually inherited authority Monarchy
Hilary Clinton is running for President
Head of government in uk Prime minister
A body of laws by which the country is governed Constitution
One ruler Autocracy
Citizens follow ideas of a single leader Dictatorship
Constitutional monarchy in Asia Thailand
Example of parliamentary democracy in Europe Sweden
Example of presidential system in North America USA

Social Studies Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ______ Is the United States leader President
Leader of Australia Prime Minister
Two types of this government: direct and representative Democracy
Hitler belived in ______ Communism
From the greek word oligarkhia Oligarchy
Central government has most power Unitary
Shares power equally between City, State, Country, etc. Federal
God is considered highest ruler Theocracy
Citizens have the rights to elect and impeach anyone Republic
States citizen's freedoms Constitution
Figurehead/ King, Queen, Etc. Monarchy
Legislative body of a parlimentary democracy. Parliment
Ruled by one Autocracy
Government controls citizen's lives through force Dictatorship
Monarch has unlimited power Absolute Monarchy

US CONSTITUTION Word Search

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Description

Congress
Vice President
Crime
Warrant
States
Impeachment
Quartering
Speaker of the House
Biden
Obama
Kirk
Durbin
Repealed
Embezzelment
Bribery
Treason
Executive
Legislative
Judicial
Trial
Veto
ChiefJustice
Searches and Seizures
BearArms
DoubleJeopardy
Press
Assembly
Petition
Religion
Speech
Vote
Supremecourt
Judge
President
Senate
House
Term
Bill
Amendment

Government Crossword

Type
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Description

The constitutional power of the chief executive of a state or nation to prevent or delay the enactment of legislation passed by the legislature; reject Veto
A formal agreement or contract between two or more states, such as an alliance or trade arrangement Treaty
In violation of the requirements of the constitution of a nation or state. Unconstitutional
Process by which overtime many changes have been made in the Constitution which have not involved any changes in its written words Informal Amendment
A system of government in which a written constitution divides power between a central government and regional or sub-divisional governments Federalism
Review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity of a legislative act. Judicial Review
Separate parts of a legal document that deals with a single subject Articles
An international agreement, usually regarding routine administrative matters not warranting a formal treaty, made by the executive branch of the US government without ratification by the Senate. Executive Agreement
A custom whereby presidential appointments are confirmed only if there is no objection to them by the senators from the appointee's state, especially from the senior senator of the president's party from that state. Senatorial Courtesy
A body of people representing the states of the US, who formally cast votes for the election of the president and vice president. Electoral College
A body of persons appointed by a head of state or a prime minister to head the executive departments of the government and to act as official advisers. Cabinet
Counterbalancing influences by which an organization or system is regulated, typically those ensuring that political power is not concentrated in the hands of individuals or groups. Checks and Balances
Proposing an amendment, which can be done by either both chambers of Congress, passing it by a two-thirds vote or by two-thirds of the states requesting a convention be held to consider amendments Formal Amendment
An article added to the US Constitution. Amendment
An introductory statement; especially : the introductory part of a constitution or statute that usually states the reasons for and intent of the law Preamble
An act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial powers of government in separate bodies Separation of Powers
The first ten amendments to the US Constitution, ratified in 1791 and guaranteeing such rights as the freedoms of speech, assembly, and worship. Bill of Rights
Of or relating to an established set of principles governing a state. Constitutional
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordinating it to well-defined and established laws. Rule of Law

Executive branch Crossword

Type
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Description

Term for president as the ceremonial head of the United States Chief of state
Term for president as vested with executive power of the United States Chief executive
Term for president as main architect of foreign policy and spokesman to other countries Chief diplomat
Term for president as commander of nation's armed forces Commander in chief
Architect of public policy and the one who sets agenda for congress Chief legislator
President as leader of his political party Chief of party
Representative of the people , working for the public interest Chief citizen
People chosen every four years who make formal selection of president and Vice President Electoral college
Communication that reach large audiences ex.television,radio,newspaper,Internet Mass media
Oath taken by president on day he takes office stating he will faithfully execute and preserve ,protect, and defend" Oath of office
Regulation issued by a chief executive , based upon constitutional authority and having force of law Executive order
Formal agreement between two or more sovereign states Treaty
Pact made by president with head of a foreign state Executive agreement
Large complex administrative structure that handles everyday business of an organization Bureaucracy
Also called cabinet departments , traditional units of federal administration Executive departments
Head of department of justice Attorney general
Release from punishment or legal consequences of a crime by the president or a governor Pardon
All matters not directly connected to the realm of foreign affairs Domestic affairs
Nations relationship with other countries Foreign affairs
A refusal to become generally involved in affairs to rest of world Isolationism
When House of Representatives give formal charges against a public official Impeach
Find not guilty of charge Acquit
Lying under oath Perjury
President takes no action over a bill for 10 days Pocket veto
Rejection by president of a bill Veto
Official who leads an executive department Secretary

Unit 6 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The total value of goods produced and services provided in a country during one year. GDP
An economic system in which economic decisions and the pricing of goods and services are guided solely by the aggregate interactions of a country's individual citizens and businesses. Market Economy
A form of government run by a small number of people such as wealthy landowners, royalty or powerful military figures. Oligarchy
Economic system in which traditions, customs, and beliefs help shape the goods and the services the economy produces, as well as the rules and manner of their distribution. Traditional Economy
Power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives. Democracy
A system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments Federal
An economic system combining private and public enterprise Mixed Economy
A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. Entreprenuer
Democratic form of government in which the party with the greatest representation in the parliament forms the government, its leader becoming prime minister or chancellor. Parlimentary Democracy
An economy in which production, investment, prices, and incomes are determined centrally by a government. Command Economy
Goods that are used in producing other goods, rather than being bought by consumers. Capital Goods
The skills, knowledge, and experience possessed by an individual or population, viewed in terms of their value or cost to an organization or country. Human Capital
A system of government where a head of government is also head of state and leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch. Presidental Democracy
Government has power over everything. Unitary
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain. Natural Resources
A group of states that are joined together by a central government that has limited powers of authority Confederate
a system of government by one person with absolute power. Autocracy