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27 Amendments Crossword

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Description

Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition One
bear arms two
Conditions for quarters of soldiers three
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search four
Presumption of Innocence five
Right to a speedy trial six
Right to a trial by jury Right of trial by jury of your peers seven
No cruel or unusual punishment such as torture eight
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means nine
States can make local rules and laws such as divorce rules ten
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state eleven
Revises presidential election procedures twelve
Abolishes slavery thirteen
Defines citizenship fourteen
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race fithteen
Income tax sixteenth
Popular Election of Senators seventeen
Prohibition of Intoxicating Liquors eighteen
Equal Suffrage---Sex; Right of Women to Vote nineteen
Commencement of Terms; Sessions of Congress; Death or Disqualification of President-Elect twenty
Repeal of 18th Amendment twenty one
Presidental Tenure; No President may serve more than 2 elected terms twenty two
Inclusion of DIstrict of Columbia in Presidential Election System twenty three
Right to Vote in Federal Elections----Tax Payment; Outlawed the payment of a tax as a condition for taking part in elections twenty four
Presidential Succession; Vice Presidential Vacancy; Presidential Inability twenty five
Right to Vote----Age; Must be 18 years or older twenty six
Congressional Pay; Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members twenty seven

Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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court case that has to do with "seperate but equal" Plessy v Ferguson
Students wore black wristbands to protest discrimination Sweatt V Painter
was instrumental in ending legal segregation and became the first African-American justice of the Supreme Court. Thurgood Marshall
state and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Southern United States Jim Crow Laws
federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity Title lX
aimed at abolishing wage disparity based on sex Equal Pay Act
ended segregation in public places and banned employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin Civil Rights Act
Laws that prohibit discrimination in the work place Equal Employment
Student could not get into UT because he was Black Brown v Board
admission policies that provide equal access to education for those groups that have been historically excluded Affirmative Action
prohibits any poll tax in elections for federal officials. 24th Amendment
case against abortion Roe v Wade
challenged segregation in Orange County, California Mendez v Westminister
made the segregation of children of Mexican descent in Texas illegal Delgado v Bastrop
the first and only Mexican-American civil-rights case heard and decided by the United States Supreme Court during the post-World War II period Hernandez v Texas
Court ruled that members of both houses of a state legislature must be chosen from districts approximately equal in population. White v Regester
concerning public school finances Edgewood v Kirby

Nineteenth Amendment Crossword

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_______ amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1920; guarantees that no state can deny the right to vote on the basis of sex Nineteenth
First President of the National American women's suffrage Association/tried to cast a vote in 1972. Susan B Anthony
Organized the first women's rights convention and served as the first president of the NAWSA; Elizabeth Cady _____ Stanton
Right to vote suffrage
Wife of John Adams. During the Revolutionary War, she wrote letters to her husband describing life on the homefront. She urged her husband to remember America's women in the new government he was helping to create. Abigal Adams
active in the antislavery movement, and helped to organize the Seneca Falls Convention. This marked the beginning of an organized women's movement Lucrecia Mott
give voting rights enfranchise
people who fought against women's suffrage antisuffragist
try and influence legislature lobby
First document calling for equal rights for women; Declaration of ____ Sentiments
Founder of the League of Woman Voters; Carrie Chapman ______ Catt
Founded NWP Alice Paul
First women's rights convention Seneca Falls

U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

Women's Rights Word Search

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nineteenth amendment
Charlotte Woodward
Eighteen fourtyeight
Anually
Elizabeth Cady Staton
First National Movement
Frederick Douglas
Lucretia Mott
right to vote
Seneca Falls Convention
Seneca Falls Declaration
suffrage
support
Susan B. Anthony
Twelve Resolutions

Women's Suffrage Crossword puzzle

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Where did the first women's rights convention take place in the U.S? Seneca Falls
Who drafted the decleration of sentiments and resolutions? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Who was the president when women got the right to vote? Woodrow Wilson
How may years did the silent sentinels last for? two
Who gave the Ain't I a women speech? Sojourner Truth
Who formed the NWP? Alice Paul
What does the NWP stand for? National Womens Party
Who was the president of NAWSA after Anna Howard Shaw retired? Carrie Chapman Catt
Lucy Stone and who else founded the AWSA? Henry Blackwell
What was the name of Fredrick Douglass' newspaper? The North Star
Who said they would rather have theri right arm be cut off then have black men have the right to vote before women? Susan B Anthony
Who did Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton work with to start their own newspaper? George Francis Train
What was the name of Elizabeth Stanton and Susan Anthony's newspaper? The Revolution
Who was in London with Alice Paul? Lucy Burns
What state did Sojourner Truth give her Ain't I a women speech in? Ohio
Who was the secretary at the Seneca Falls Convention? Mary Ann McClintock
Who chaired the convention at Seneca Falls James Mott
Who was the speaker at the Seneca Falls Convention? Lucretia Mott
Where was the Women's Suffragist Parade held? Washington DC
Carrie Champan Catt became president of NAWSA after _ resigned? Anna Howard Shaw

The 27 Amendments Crossword

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defines citizenship fourteenth
repeal of 18th amendmendment twentyfirst
Presumption of Innocence fifth
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state eleven
congressiomal pay: Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members twentyseven
right to vote-age 18yrs or older twentysix
income tax sixteenth
right to vote in Federal elections twentyfourth
commencement of terms; sessions of congress; death/disqualification of President Elect twenty
popular election of Senators seventeenth
no cruel or unusual punishment eighth
conditions for quarters of soldiers third
freedom of speech,press,religion and petition first
right to bear arms second
abolishes slavery thirteenth
Presidential succession; Vice President. vacancy; Presidential inability twentyfifth
right to speedy trial sixth
prohibition of intoxicating liquors eighteenth
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search fourth
prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race fifteenth
equal suffrage; gender; right of women to vote nineteenth
right to trial by jury seventh
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means ninth
Presidential tenure; no more than 2 elected terms twentysecond
states can make local rules and laws tenth
revises Presidential election procedures twelfth

Antebellum Social Reform Crossword

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He argued that the tax of education was cheap because the tax of a king would be greater. ThomasJefferson
She was kicked out of the Anti-Slavery Convention and her husband led the Seneca Falls Convention. LucretiaMott
She was kicked out of the Anti-Slavery Convention and then went on to organize the Seneca Falls Convention. ElizabethCadyStanton
This Convention was organized in 1848 and was organized by Stanton, Mott, and Anthony. SenecaFallsConvention
Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Stanton were kicked out of this convention because of their gender. Anti-SlaveryConvention
This word means the right to vote publicly. Suffrage
This word refers to the time period in America before the Civil War. Antebellum
A movement that aims to make changes to society, including Women's Suffrage, Education, and Alcohol. SocialReform
She helped organize the Seneca Falls Convention with Mott and Stanton. SusanBAnthony
This amendment allows women full voting rights. The19thAmendment
This date was when 3/4 of the state legislatures ratified the 19th amendment. August26,1920
A former slave who became editor of the Rochester North Star. FrederickDouglas
The amount of women and men who signed the Seneca Falls Declaration. 68,32
The first state to grant women their right to property in 1849. California
This was a religious movement that began in the early 19th century and made it possible for the women's rights, alcohol, and education movements. SecondGreatAwakening
The belief that alcohol is bad and that people should abstain from alcohol. Temperance
The problems the reformers of the Temperance movement hope to solve (3). CrimeVagrancyChildAbuse
The result of the Temperance movement, also resulted in the prohibition. 18thAmendment
The year when the 18th Amendment was added to the US Constitution. 1919
People who were considered thieves and criminals, who pillaged villages and killed innocent people. They represented alcohol and everything that was bad with it. Huns
The movement that changed schools so that every child could get an education, and so that there were grade levels, mandatory attendance, free schools, etc. EducationMovement
The changes made to schools during and after the Education Movement (3). GradeLevelsMandatoryFree

27 Amendments Word Search

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Description

Limits of Congress
vote at eighteen
Succession of President
No poll taxes
right to vote for president
Limit Presidential term
Repeal to Prohibition
Lame-Duck Period
Women's Suffrage
Prohibition of alcoholic
Election of Senators
Income Tax
African american Suffrage
free from discrimination
Abolition of slavery
Election of President
suits against states
Rights of states
rights not in Constitution
unusual punishment
Right to a jury trial
call defense witnesses
no double jeopardy
searches and seizures.
No quartering Soldiers
Right to Bear Arms
Freedom of Religion

Progressive Era Review Crossword

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The banning of alcoholic beverages Prohibition
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation magazines during the 20th Century muckrakers
Book written by Sinclair focusing on the conditions of the meatpacking industry The Jungle
Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection Meat Inspection Act
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wanted Equality for All Races NAACP
Another name for the Progressive Party and name used for when Roosevelt ran again against Taft Bull Moose Party
Strictly limited the distribution of free passes, a common form of bribery, Also ICC Power to set maximum railroad rates Hepburn Act
Granted Women the Right to Vote in 1919 Nineteenth Amendment
What became, by 1911, the largest women’s group in the nation’s history? (abbrev) WCTU
The Seventeenth amendment called for the direct, popular election of____ Senators
One of the co – founders of the National Women Suffrage Association Susan B Anthony
Who promised, during the presidential election of 1908. to lower tariffs, then raised them once taking office? William Taft
European war that brought an end to the Progressive movement World War I
Became the president as a result of the Election of 1912? Woodrow Wilson
Progressive women's reformer who led the settlement house movement Jane Addams
Supreme Court decision that allowed Jim Crow segregation in the south Plessy v Ferguson
African American reformer who stressed self-improvement for blacks and is known for his "Atlanta Compromise" speech Booker T Washington
Aggressive African American Reformer who led the 1905 Niagra Movement WEB DuBois
Low-cost multi family housing often associated with the urban problems of the Gilded Age Tenmenet
Established a graduated income tax Sixteenth Amendment
Heavily regulated big business; supported unions Clayton Anti-Trust Act
The various reform goals of Roosevelt's presidency are also known as the Square Deal
Movement that stressed to honor God, people must put aside their own desires & help other people, especially the poor Social Gospel Movement