Chapter 10 Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A group of citizens with similar views on public issues
To select candidates to run for political office
The range of differences in such political views between parties
Where voting takes place
A statement of the party's views and policies on important issues
A paper ballot that lists the names of the candidates
Another word for voting district
The vote of the citizens of a country
One of the people chosen from each state and selects the president and vice president
Agreement between 2 or more parites to work together
when a single political party controls the government
Where voting takes place
When a country has 2 main political parties
When there are more than 2 stong political parties
Each part of a platform
Votes cast by electors for president and vice president
The group of electors
Voters may vote for the candidates of either major party
Only those voters who are registered in a particular party can vote
The election that takes place first
Where voters choose their leaders from the candidates
When a citizen is not a member of a political party

Elections and Voting Crossword

Elections and Voting Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues.
A political party that challenges the two major parties
The right to vote
A meeting of political party members to conduct party business
A geographical are that contains a specific number of voters
The votes cast by individual voters in a presidential election, as opposed to electoral votes
Representatives from the 50 states party organizations who run a political party
Political organization established by a corporation, labor union, or other special-interest group designed to support candidates by contributing money
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes
A number that is more than 50 percent of the total
The most votes among all those running for a political office
A group of people named by each state legislature to select the President and Vice President
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
The first election that takes place to find out who will be the candidate for that party
The recorded version of a vote
Held when no candidate wins a majority
Method of voting for people who cannot go to the polls on election day
Topics do public interest
A way for citizens to propose laws

Social Studies Crossword Puzzle

Social Studies Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

The right to vote
More than 50%
A legislature who elects a president and vice president
Basic Belief
Meeting of party members to conduct party business
To record or enroll formally
Process of voting in election
A geographic area that contains a certain amount of voters
The most votes among all those running for a political office
To choose a candidate from each party to run in the general election
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
Percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office.
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes
A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
A way for citizens to propose laws
Held when no candidate wins a majority of votes in the primary
Topics of public interest
Organization of individuals with broad common interests
A Person who is elected by the electoral college
representatives from the 50 state party organizations who run a political party
The elected executive head of a state of the US.

Government and Elections Crossword

Government and Elections Crossword
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Crossword
Description

a meeting of political party members to conduct party business
a geographic area that consists of a certain number of voters
the right to vote
a way for citizens to vote on a state or local law
a political party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party's principles, beliefs and positions on election issues
the votes cast by individual voters in a presidential election, as opposed to electoral votes
representatives from the 50 state party organizations who run a political party.
political organization established by a corporation, labor union, or other special-interest groups designed to support candidates by contributing money
a strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes.
a number that is more than 50% of the total
the most votes among all those running for political office
a group of people named by each state legislature to select the President and Vice President.
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
a special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office
the list of candidates from which you cast your vote
the recorded version of a vote
the first election that takes place to find out who will be the candidate for that party
a country or state ruled by one major political party
to formally enroll in something (three steps when it comes to voting)
percentage of eligible voters who actually vote

The Electoral Process Crossword

The Electoral Process Crossword
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Crossword
Description

The process of candidate selection in an electoral system
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final selection of officeholders
As a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidates they will support in an upcoming election
An election held within a party to pick that party's candidates for the general election
A party nominating election in which only declared party members can vote
A party nominating election in which any qualified voters can take part
A voting process in which voters recieve a long ballot containing the names of all contenders, ragardless of party, and can vote however the choose
Provisions made to those unable to get to their regular polling places on election day
The effect of a strong candidate running for an office at the top of the ballot helping to attract voters
The smallest unit of election administation: a voting district
A place where the voters who live in certain place get to vote
Device voters use to register a choice in election
Grant of money, usually from the government
Campain money that is subject to regulations by the FEC
Money given to a state and local party organization for voting related activities
Political extension of speacial interest groups which have a major state in public policy

S.S Crossword Puzzle: Elections, Voting, and Parties

S.S Crossword Puzzle: Elections, Voting, and Parties
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Crossword
Description

A series of statements expressing the party's principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues
A geographic area that contains a specific number of voters
A meeting of political party members to conduct party business
The most votes among all those running for political office
A number that is more than 50% of the total
Basic belief
the right to vote
To record or enroll
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote for
A lack if interest
A matter of debate or dispute
A process that allow voters to propose new laws or amendments to the state constitution
A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
A special election, in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office
A group of people with broad ideas, who share the same interest
Representatives from the 50 state party organizations who run a political party
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes
The location where voting is carried out
The percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
A group of people named by each state legislature to elect the president or vice president

Citizenship, Voting, and Elections Crossword

Citizenship, Voting, and Elections  Crossword
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Crossword
Description

organization of individuals with broad common interests
special election to remove an official from office
selecting candidates for public office
types of government that has two major political parties
a way for citizens to propose laws
the right to vote
the right to vote
meeting of local party organizers
held when no candidate wins a majority of votes in the primary
Tuesday after the first Monday in November
topics of public interest
someone running for political office
the most votes among all those running for a political office
a number that is more than 50 percent of the total
a way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
a political party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party’s principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues
a type of state in which one political party has the right to form the government, usually based on the existing constitution.
legislature to select the president and vice president
A political party is defined as an organised group of people with at least roughly similar political aims and opinions

Election Vocabulary Crossword

Election Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen.
The involvement of common citizens in an issue or campaign.
The actual vote count.
A voter or candidate who does not belong to a political party.
Another name for the republican party, formally known as the Grand Old Party.
Democrat state.
A supporter for a specific candidate.
A political campaign speech, especially one made on a campaign tour.
A person running for office.
Republican State.
A person who currently holds the office that people are running for.
Where people go to vote.
A document listing the different people running for office that is used in voting.

Unit 5: political Parties and Elections Crossword

Unit 5: political Parties and Elections  Crossword
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Crossword
Description

An organised group of people with similar political aims and opinions, that try to influence public policy by getting its candidates elected to public office.
The Republican party and the Democratic party
Prejudice in favor of a particular cause
Currently the Republican Party
The Green party and the Libertarian party
A political system consisting chiefly of two major parties, more or less equal in strength
An electoral district or constituency having a single representative in a legislative body rather than two or more
The number of votes cast for a candidate who receives more than any other but does not receive an absolute majority
Deined by a coopertion, agreement, and compromise between two major political parties
A diverse society, where the people in it believe all kinds of different things and tolerate each other’s beliefs even when they don’t match their own
A general agreement
Of or relating to more than two political parties
A meeting at which local members of a political party register their preference among candidates running for office or select delegates to attend a convention
A preliminary election to appoint delegates to a party conference or to select the candidates for a principal, especially presidential, election
An alliance for combined action, especially a temporary alliance of political parties forming a government or of states
A system of government where only one political party is permitted
Currently holding office
A group within a larger group
All the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote in an election
A restriction of interest to a narrow area
A group of individuals who share a set of ideas about politics and economy
A political party that argues and promotes legislation for a single issue
A party that emerges in times of economic recession to express discontent with the ruling party
A small political party that has broken away from a larger one
An administrative division of a city or borough that typically elects and is represented by a councilor or councilors
A district of a city or town as defined for police purposes
When a voter in an election votes for candidates from different political parties when multiple offices are being decided by a single election
The act or an instance of appointing a person to office
a building where voting takes place during an election
A regular election of candidates for office
A system used for selecting political party candidates in a primary election in the United States
A second primary between the two leading candidates of the first primary to provide nomination by majority rather than by plurality
A direct primary election in which voters need not meet a test of party membership

Citizenship, Government, & Elections Crossword

Citizenship, Government, & Elections Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a geographic area that contains a specific number of voters
a special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office
legislature to select the president and vice president
the percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
the right to vote
a matter of debate or dispute
the most votes among all those running for a political office
a political system in which only one party is allowed
a number that is more than 50 percent of the total
to record or enroll formally
the process of voting in an election.
the list of candidates for which you cast your vote
a strong party organization that can control political appointments
to select the candidates for each party
a way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
a person who is nominated for an election.
the votes cast by individual voters in a presidential election
short for political action committee
a political party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party’s principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues
the declared policy of a political party or group.
The democratic party animal

Voting Word Search

Voting Word Search
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Word Search
Description

political party
united states
independent
republican
candidates
campaigns
democracy
president
democrat
election
register
winner
ballot
choose
polls
mayor
ideas
vote
ads