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Parliamentary Procedure Abilities Crossword

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To put a small group of people in charge of a task. Refer to a committee
To close debate and secure an immediate vote on one or more pending questions. Previous question
To cut something out of a meeting without violating the rules. Suspend the rules
To allow the assembly to altogether avoid the consideration of an original main motion. Object to the consideration
To delay actions on a motion until a more appropriate, scheduled time. Postpone definitely
To delay the action of a motion until later in the present meeting or the next. Lay on the table
To require a rising vote when a member questions the results of a voice or show of hands vote. Division of the assembly
To correct the president in mistake he/she has made. Appeal the decision of the chair
To correct a mistake made in parli-pro by any member. Point of order
To end the meeting. Adjourn
To obtain information on a matter of parliamentary law. Parliamentary inquiry
To change a main motion. Amend
To stop a main motion and get rid of it forever. Postpone Indefinitely
To introduce business for consideration and action. Main motion
To bring a motion back to the table that has already been passed. Reconsider

Civil Rights Crossword

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Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks

FFA and SAE Crossword

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What began in 1928? Future Farmers of America
What type of SAE is when you own your own business? Entrepreneurship
National Blue and _________ __________ Corn Gold
Who were allowed in FFA in 1969? Women
Part of FFA emblem that symbolizes progress/new day Rising Sun
What does OD stand for? Official Dress
Who wrote the FFA Creed? EM Tiffany
What does CDE stand for? Career Development Event
What is the last official FFA degree? American
What does the plow symbolize? Work
What officer position is stationed by the door? Sentinel
What officer position is stationed by the emblem of Washington? Treasurer
Organization for past FFa members, family, and friends Alumni
SAE stands for Supervised _________________ Experience Agricultural
What type of motion introduces a new idea to a meeting? Main
How do you stop discussion and vote in a meeting? Move the question
Why use parliamentary procedure? Majority rules
Components of ag education: FFa, SAE and Classroom

P-Law Crossword

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To end a meeting. Adjourn
Formal word for yes aye
To speak for or against a topic debate
a written record of business minutes
the rules of an organization bylaws
A list of things to be discuses agenda
suggestion for a group of action main motion
the approval of a motion to be discussed second
standing committees are considered as permanent committees
to change or edit a motion amend
number of people needed to conduct business quorum

Parlimentary Procedure Crossword

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to end a meeting adjourn
a list of things to be done and discussed at a meeting agenda
to change the wording of a motion that has been made amendthemotion
the presiding officer at a meeting chair
to speak for or against a motion debate
at least one more than half of the members present at the meeting majority
a written record of the business covered at a meeting minutes
the rules of an organization bylaws
an orderly way of conducting a business meeting parliamentaryprocedure
a suggestion by a member that certain action be taken by the group motion
the number of members who must be present to legally conducyt business at a meeting quorum
the approval of a motion by another member secondthemotion
to delay making a decision on a motion tablethemotion
the right to speak in a meeting without interruption from others thefloor
the formal term for yes aye
permanent committees of the group standingcommittee
used to introduce a new item of business mainmotion
used to have a revote of a voice vote use divisionofthehouse
used to correct a parliamentary mistake pointoforder
used to end debate previousquestion
prepares and reads the minutes of the meeting secretary
motions that concern matters of immediate importance privileged
recieves and acts as custodian of chapter funds treasurer
to bring back a motion that has already been voted on reconsider
to send a pending question to a small group commit

Parliamentary Procedure Vocab 1 Crossword

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Used by the chairman in a series of 'taps' Gavel
The person in charge of the meeting Chairmen
1/2 of members in a club plus 1 Quorum
A vote that needs 1/2 members presents at any meeting plus 1 to pass Majority
Motion that brings business before the meeting Main
Motion that treats or disposes of the main motion Subsidiary
Motion which takes precedence over other motions Privileged
related to pending business or other business; almost always must be decided before business can continue Incidental
these are typically motions that bring a question again before the assembly Unclassified
Less than half the members vote for a motion to pass Minority

US History Crossword Puzzle

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major ideas found in the US Constitution of limiting the power to tax and right to a fair trial Magna Carta
foundation for American government for freedoms such as freedom of speech and a trial by jury English Bill of Rights
written mostly by Jefferson to list the grievances against Great Britain and to declare independence from Great Britain DOI
Gave freedom to the slaves in all of the states 13th Amendment
required states to give citizenship to all citizens born in the US 14th Amendment
gave African American men the right to vote 15th Amendment
created a graduated income tax 16th Amendment
provided a direct election of senators 17th Amendment
gave women the right to vote 19th Amendment
ended poll taxes 24th Amendment
the right of 18 years old to vote 26th Amendment
document, which formed the first government of the US near the end of the American Revolution. States had more power than the national government. AOC
a document outlining the basic form and rules of the US government US Constitution
essays written by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay to support the ratification of the Constitution Federalist Papers
first 10 amendments to the Constitution guaranteeing individual liberties and due process Bill of Rights
peace plan issued by Wilson that called for freedom of the seas, reduction of armaments, and end to secret diplomacy. Important part was the creation of the League of Nations a national peaces organiz Fourteen Points
treaty that ended WW2. Was extremely harsh on Germany Treaty of Versailles
Declaration by Truman to economically assist any country fighting communism after WW2. The declaration marked the beginning of the Containment Policy Truman Doctrine

The Progressive Movement Crossword Puzzle

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Amendment that congress shall collect taxes 16 Amendment
Amendment that gives you the right to vote directly for senators 17 Amendment
Amendment that prohibited sale and drinking of an alcoholic beverage 18 Amendment
Amendment that gave women the right to vote 19 Amendment
The right or ability to present a new bill Initiative
Search and Expose real or alleged corruption Muckraker
Civil rights organization NAACP
Philosophy of progress Progressivism
Prevention by the law Prohibition
act of recalling someone or something Recall
general vote of single political question Referendum
inner city area providing services Settlement House
social reform of christian faith Social Gospel
right to vote in political elections suffrage
abstinence for alcoholic Temperance

ag vocab Crossword

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break off with the intention of resuming it later. adjourn
a minor change in a document amendment
a method for taking a better estimate of a vote than a voice vote division of the assembly
motion that brings business before the assembly main motion
a query in a formal debate or meeting as to whether correct procedure is being followed point of order
a request for information is a request directed to the chair point of parliamentary inquiry
used to delay action postpone definitely
used to kill a main motion postpone indefintely
a motion to decide whether to vote on a main question, moved before the main question itself is put. previous question
is a privileged motion that permits a request related to the rights and privileges of the assembly or any of its members to be brought up. question of privilege
a period of time when the proceedings of a parliament, committee, court of law, or other official body are temporarily suspended recess
pass the matter for a better decision. refer

27 amendments Crossword

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Freedom of speech, assembly First
Right to trial by jury Seventh
Cannot be searched without warrant Fourth
No excessive bails Eighth
Double jeopardy is forbidden Fifth
Fair and speedy trial Sixth
Powers granted to states and people Tenth
Citizenship rights Fourteenth
Right to vote regardless of race Fifthteenth
Shortened period of time between federal elections Twentieth
No quartering of troops Third
No slavery Thirteenth
State cannot sue a citizen in another state Eleventh
Term limits on presidents Twentysecond
Vote for president and VP on same ballot Twelfth
Members salaries cant be collected until after federal election Twentyseventh
Procedures after presidents death Twentyfive
Direct election of senate Seventeenth
18 can vote Twentysix
No poll taxes Twentyfour
D.C are granted 3 electoral votes Twentythird
Congress collects taxes Sixteenth
Bans alcohol Eighteenth
Repeals prohibition Twentyone
No denial of constitutional rights Ninth
Woman can vote Ninteenth
Right to bear arms Second