Types of Government Word Search
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Word Search
Description

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

Latin American Government Word Search

Latin American Government Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Government Word Search

Government Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

commander in chief
attorney general
executive branch
judicial branch
administration
vice president
house of reps
supreme court
United States
legislative
government
President
president
secretary
balances
military
national
policies
budgets
cabinet
country
defense
federal
justice
leaders
checks
senate
obama
power
law

U.S. Government Crossword

U.S. Government Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a politically organized body of people usually occupying a definite territory
the powers shared by the federal and state governments
the powers that the constitution neither gives to congress nor denies to the states
the powers given to Congress rather than to the states
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens;elected by a state
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens; elected by a district
relating to a crime
advisors to the President
two house legislature
a case relating to the rights of citizens
interprets laws to see what they mean and whether they are constitutional
a system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other two
a trial where a group of tweleve people listens to the evidence and decides who wins the case
listed powers for Congress; the great laundry list of congressional chores
the House of Representatives accusing the President of wrongdoing
a group of lawmakers which is divided into 2 smaller groups
action by a President refusing to approve a bill passed by Congress
law making branch
an idea for a law that has been written down
more than half
executes or carries out laws
less than half
there is no jury so the judge gives the verdict
asking an appellate court to review a case

Social Studies Vocabulary Crossword

Social Studies Vocabulary Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Types of Government Crossword

Types of Government Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Type of democracy where citizens elect leaders to represent them in government
A small group that rules a country after taking it by force
One person has all the power
Type of democracy where citizens are involved in day-to-day government
Recognizes God as the ultimate authority in government and law
One leader has absolute control over citizens' lives
Citizens hold the political power
A small group of people has all the power
People are not subject to any nation or government
A king or queen rules the country

Three Branches of Government Crossword

Three Branches of Government Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

There are how many justices on the Supreme Court?
There are how many senators for each state?
The Legislative Branch is also known as what?
The head of the Executive Branch is who?
The president has the power to do this if he doesn't like a law.
The Supreme Court interprets the laws and checks to make sure they are what?
The building associated with the Legislative Branch.
The President appoints who to the Supreme Court?
Which branch has to approve the justices?
The President can only serve two terms for a total of how many years?
Supreme Court justices are appointed for how long?
The number of representatives that a state has is dependant on what?
"Checks and _____________" is the way each branch can keep from having too much power.
The President is also known as the "Commander in _______?"
The Supreme Court is what branch?

BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT Crossword

BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Makes the laws
Explains the meaning of laws
They enforce or carry out the laws
In charge of the Executive branch
President rejects or __________________a bill
If a President approves a bill it becomes________________
President is elected for _________________years
Legislative branch is called ________________________
House of_____________________________
2 of these in every state
Highest court in the United States
Number of justices on the Supreme Court
A system of checks and _______________________
Our government is called the ________________________
1st President of the United States
Father of the Constitution
To be president you have to be ________________________

Government/Economic Systems Crossword

Government/Economic Systems Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Citizens hold political power
King or Queen rule the country
Where the economy is completely controlled by the government.
A system which people own their own businesses and property
There are no representatives leading the country.
USA is an example of this type of democracy
A law making body
A government where one person has all the power
One leader has absolute control over citizens lives.
religious rule
small group of people that have all the power
Nobody is in conrol
small group of people usually military who rule a country after taking it over.
The monarch has all the power, and had the final say over the government.
A monarch that shares power with other parts of the government and are subject to the country's constitution

WHO RULES Crossword

WHO RULES Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Types of Government Copy Word Search

Types of Government Copy Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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