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What is the youngest someone can be to be Lieutenant Governor? 30 years old
______ court reviews civil and criminal cases. Supreme
There are 180 members in the ___________. State House of Representatives
Who is the governor of Georgia? Nathan Deal
The state senate makes_____. Laws
The lieutenant governor can serve ________ terms. Unlimited
The lieutenant governor is the _______ of the senate. President
What is the second highest court? Appellate
A citizen of Georgia must be _______ to vote 18 years old
How long is a session of the Georgia General Assembly? 40 days
What are bills that deal with a budget called? Appropriations
What committees are permanent in the legislative branch? Standing
What committees are temporary in the legislative branch? Interim
A bill is a _______ law. Proposed
Which branch of government enforces the law? Executive
Which branch of government interprets the law? Judicial
Which branch of government makes the laws? Legislature
An agreement in which each side of an argument gives something up is called? Compromise
Which court deals with traffic violations and search?arrest warrants? Magistrate court
Which court deals with serious felonies committed by adults and juveniles? Superior court
The judges in the Supreme court are called_____ Justices
The leader of the Supreme court is called the_____ Chief Justice
There are ___ in the Superior court system of Georgia 159 courts
There are ____ in the State court system 72 courts
There are _____ different types of courts systems in Georgia Seven

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Three Branches of Government Crossword

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

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civics terms Crossword

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who is in charge of the executive branch? President
How many U.S. Senators are there? one hundred
We elect a President for how many years? four
What is the highest court in the United States? Supreme Court
How many justices are on the Supreme Court? nine
How old do citizens have to be to vote for President? eighteen
What is the supreme law of the land? Constitution
What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution? the Bill of Rights
Who approves supreme court justices The senate
The legislative branch is also known as Congress
a group of people that make laws legislature
a written document granting land and the authority to set up colonial governments charter
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses bicameral
to vote approval of ratify
a form of government in which power is divided between the federal, or national, government and the states federalism
the branch of government that carries out laws executive branch
the area of jurisdiction of a federal court of appeals circuit
federal court where trials are held and lawsuits are begun district court
a group of people named by each state legislature to select the president and vice president Electoral College
a tactic for defeating a bill in the senate by talking until the bill's sponsor withdraws it filibuster

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Washington, D.C. Crossword Puzzle

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The head of the U.S. military is the ___. CommanderinChief
Which memorial is at the farthest west end of The Mall? LincolnMemorial
The Supreme Court hears both original and ____cases. Appellate
The President belongs to which branch of government? Executive
John Roberts is the ___of the Supreme Court. ChiefJustice
What body of Congress has 100 members? Senate
The President belongs to which of the two major political parties? Democrats
What river separates Washington, D.C. from Virginia? PotomacRiver
What state surrounds Washington, D.C. on three sides? Maryland
Which branch of the U.S. government makes all the federal laws? Legislative branch
How many Supreme Court justices are there? Nine
What building is at the eastern most end of the Mall? Capitol
____is the newest Supreme Court justice. ElenaKagan
The performing arts center in WDC in named after which president? Kennedy

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Government Word Search

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

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judicial branch Crossword

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In the state court judges are elected for how many years 4years
If you are a delinquent or unruly what is the age for you to go to a juvenile court Under 17
Highest court in ga supreme
Court that can issue search warrants state
How many supreme court are there in GA 1 court
Civil wrong doing of an individual tort
Who reviews the death sentence cases supreme court
Court that handles minor traffic incidents magistrate
Number of counties in GA 159
Court that handles wills and estates probate
Which court handles cases involving violations of city law municipal
Highest trial court superior
What is the job of the judicial branch to Georgia citizens ensure justice
What did you do if you got the death penalty capital felony
What judges are elected by partisan elections juvenile
Most serious crimes felony crimes
Appellate court other than supreme court of appeals
Occurs when a written law is broken crime
Reviews cases that have been already decided by a lower court appellate
Less serious crimes with less than a year in prison misdemeanor
Which court look at all felony trials superior
What type of case does felony and misdemeanors go to criminal
Which court deal with land deed disputes superior
What are the delinquent behaviors that bring a juvenile to the adult process 7 deadly sins

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Government Crossword

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For a specific purpose and no other Ad Hoc
The principal leader of a minority party; In either house of Congress. Minority leader
A committee made up of members of both Senate and HOR; More than one organization Joint Committee
The legislative leader selected by the majority party; Helps plan party strategy, confers with other party leaders, and tries to keep members of the party in line. Majority Leader
Backup for Governor; No informal powers Lieutenant Governor
Permanent committees; Those that continue for every legislative session Standing Committees
Criminal act; Applies to adults and minors who break a law Delinquent Act
Applies to minors, but not adults; Examples: Possession of alcohol, Staying out past curfew Unruly Act
Superior, State, Probate, Magistrate, Juvenile, Municipal Courts Trial Courts
Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Appellate Courts
Law of higher severity; Person vs. Society Criminal Law
Law of low severity; Person vs. Person Civil Law
Judicial Branch; Consists of the Municipal Court, Magistrate Court, Probate Court, Juvenile Court, Superior Court, State Court, Supreme Court, Court of Appeals & other special courts Georgia Court System
Interprets the law; Deals with court cases Judicial Branch
Education, skills, and work experience needed to do a particular job Qualifications
Powers required; Only powers for Lieutenant Governor Formal Powers
Powers not required; None for Lieutenant Governor Informal Powers
Every 4 even-numbered years; Employs governor Election
How many times someone can stay in office; A Governor gets two 4-year ____. Term
Qualification for Governor and Lieutenant Governor; Age requirement 30 years old
Head of legislative branch; Has formal and informal powers Governor
Carries out laws; Biggest branch Executive Branch
Created when the HOR and Senate create different versions of a bill; The members of each house must compromise and make one bill for it to become a law. Conference Committee
Promotes the interest of the Governor on the house floor. Floor leader

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BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT Crossword

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

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citizenship test Crossword

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What is the legislative branch of our government Congress
What are the two Senators from Pennsylvania Patrick Toomey and Bob Casey
For how long do we elect a senator? six years
What is the Judiciary branch of our government? Supreme Court
For how long do we elect representatives two years
What is the executive branch of our government the President
What are the duties of the Supreme Court Make sure all laws are fair
Who said, "Give me liberty or give me death" Patrick Henry
What is the head executive of a state called? Governor
How many terms can the President serve? two
How many Supreme Court justices are there 9
Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner Francis Scott Key
Who is the commander in chief of the United States? The President
What are the first ten amendments of the Constitution called? The Bill of Rights
In what month do we vote for the President November
How many times can a Senator be reelected? no limit

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Judicial Branch Crossword

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People or things that can prove one side’s version of what happened evidence
The document that created the judicial branch Constitution
Asking an appellate court to review a case appeal
Type of case about someone accused of committing a crime criminal
Court system that deals with United States laws federal
Court system that deals with state laws state
Type of case relating to peoples’ rights civil
Group of people that decides a case after hearing the evidence jury
Number of justices on the Supreme Court nine
the court of last resort supreme court
The Supreme Court’s power to decide what is constitutional judicial review
The lowest court in the federal system district court
minority opinion dissenting
Term used to protect the rights of individuals due process
False accusations in writting libel
An opinion in the supreme court that emphasizes the majority concurrent
Practice of spying for a foreign power espionage
The review by the supreme court of a decision made by a lower court certiorari
Supreme court Chief Justice John Roberts
The right to remain silent self-incrimination

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U.S. Constitution Crossword Puzzle

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This Article states that the Constiution is the "Supreme Law of the Land" Six
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution BillofRights
A major source of income for the government incometax
the introduction to the Constitution preamble
changes made to the Constitution Amendments
This Article outlines how laws are made one
This Article says that 9 states must ratify the Constitution Seven
This Article explains how Amendments are made Five
This Article outlines the responsibilities of our President Two
This Article describes the branch of the government that is responsible for "interpreting the law" Three
There are Seven of these in the Constitution Articles
The branch of government that houses the President and Vice-President Executive
The branch of government that houses the Supreme Court Judicial
The branch of government that houses Congress Legislative

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