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Ensure a nation physical survival SECURITY INTEREST
Economic welfare of a nations people ECONOMIC INTERESTS
Nations beliefs, values, culture, or religion, desire both to protect way of life at home and promote it abroad IDEOLOGICAL INTERESTS
Refers to a states ability to influence the behavior of other states POWER
Conducting relations between nations through negotiations and dialogue DIPLOMACY
The formal contact established between nations. DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS
Diplomatic punishments intended to force another nation to change its behavior DIPLOMATIC SANCTIONS
A formal written agreement between states. TREATY
Usually involves the giving of cash grants or loans, but can also include equipment or technical advice. FOREIGN AID
To completely sever diplomatic ties with another government. BREAK OFF RELATIONS

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Executive branch Crossword

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Term for president as the ceremonial head of the United States Chief of state
Term for president as vested with executive power of the United States Chief executive
Term for president as main architect of foreign policy and spokesman to other countries Chief diplomat
Term for president as commander of nation's armed forces Commander in chief
Architect of public policy and the one who sets agenda for congress Chief legislator
President as leader of his political party Chief of party
Representative of the people , working for the public interest Chief citizen
People chosen every four years who make formal selection of president and Vice President Electoral college
Communication that reach large audiences ex.television,radio,newspaper,Internet Mass media
Oath taken by president on day he takes office stating he will faithfully execute and preserve ,protect, and defend" Oath of office
Regulation issued by a chief executive , based upon constitutional authority and having force of law Executive order
Formal agreement between two or more sovereign states Treaty
Pact made by president with head of a foreign state Executive agreement
Large complex administrative structure that handles everyday business of an organization Bureaucracy
Also called cabinet departments , traditional units of federal administration Executive departments
Head of department of justice Attorney general
Release from punishment or legal consequences of a crime by the president or a governor Pardon
All matters not directly connected to the realm of foreign affairs Domestic affairs
Nations relationship with other countries Foreign affairs
A refusal to become generally involved in affairs to rest of world Isolationism
When House of Representatives give formal charges against a public official Impeach
Find not guilty of charge Acquit
Lying under oath Perjury
President takes no action over a bill for 10 days Pocket veto
Rejection by president of a bill Veto
Official who leads an executive department Secretary

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Employability Skills Crossword

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sharing thoughts, opinions, and information with other people communication
a way of ending a conflict. Both sides agree to accept less than they first wanted compromise
disagreement or clash between people conflict
steps taken to end a conflict conflict resolution
the ability to understand another person's feelings empathy
good work habits and attitudes that help you succeed in a career employability skills
standards of behavior people, groups, or society believe to be right and moral ethics
rules for polite behavior etiquette
skills you need to work well with others. The most important: communication, empathy, cooperation, negotiation, compromise, and sharing. interpersonal skills
deal or bargarin with others negotiate
discussion that intends to end up in agreement negotiation
responsible and respectful ways of behaving that will help you have successful relationships social skills
you understand the importance of working cooperatively with others team skills

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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World War One Crossword Puzzle

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the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests. militarism
a union or association formed for mutual benefit, especially between countries or organizations. alliance
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts. nationalism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. imperialism
the action of assassinating someone. assassination
Germany and its allies (Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and the Ottoman Empire) in World War I central powers
The victorious allied nations of World War I and World War II. In World War I, the Allies included Britain, France, Italy, Russia, and the United States allied powers
what is now northeastern Poland, that ended in a German victory over the Russians in the early days of World War I tannenberg
A river of east central France its valley was the scene of two important battles in the First World War marne
A major battle of the First World War between the British and the Germans, on the Western Front in northern France July-November 1916 somme
a British luxury liner sunk by a German submarine in the North Atlantic Lusitania
an internal diplomatic communication issued from the German Foreign Office proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the United States' entering World War I against Germany Zimmerman telegram
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track tank
an airlike fluid substance which expands freely to fill any space available, irrespective of its quantity gas
a large German dirigible airship of the early 20th century, long and cylindrical in shape and with a rigid framework zeppelin
an airplane plane
a German submarine used in World War I uboat
a cigar-shaped self-propelled underwater missile designed to be fired from a ship or submarine or dropped into the water from an aircraft and to explode on reaching a target torpedo
a long, narrow ditch trench
a painful condition of the feet caused by long immersion in cold water or mud and marked by blackening and death of surface tissue trench foot
one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers Treaty of Versailles

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Foreign Policy Crossword

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extreme patriotic feeling, principles or efforts nationalism
cooperation of several countries in alliance to strengthen the security of eachother collective security
Statement of principles for peace, used for peace negotiation to end WW1 fourteen points
Theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries domino theory
Policy of remaining apart from affairs or interests of other groups isolationism
nuclear,biological or chemical weapons able to cause widespread devastation and loss of life weapons of mass destruction
International organization to promote peace league of nations
Asserting that the US might intervene in affairs of an American republic threatened with seizure or intervention by a European country Roosevelt corollary
To bring to a state of contentment appeasement
Easing of hostility or strained relations between countries detente
Journalism based on sensationalism and crude exaggeration yellow journalism
Distribution of power between central government and subnational governments balance of power
Action or policy of preventing expansion of hostile country or influence containment
Taking men into military or navy with or without force impress
Not supporting or helping either side neutrality
Development by US of a defense in outer space star wars
Balance of power between nations equipped with nuclear weapons balance of terror
Competition between nations for superiority in development and accumulation of weapons arms race
Policy extending power and influence through diplomacy or military force imperialism
US policy that gave nations rights to trade with China open door

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American Imperialism Crossword

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Waiting and seeing what happens before acting watchful waiting
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. imperialism
Cuban national hero and important figure in latin American culture jose marti
Journalism that is based upon sensationalism and crude exaggeration yellow journalism
A band of eight countries fighting for free trade in china boxer rebellion
Used to withdraw any remaining troops in cuba platt amendment
A U.S. territory in south Asia Philippens
Canal built through panama to connect the Atlantic and Panama canal
Theodore Roosevelt's foreign policy : "speak softly, and carry a big stick" Bigstick policy
Concerned with or seeking to promote human welfare humanitrain
Warns European nations that the United States would not tolerate further colonization or puppet monarchs monroe doctrine
The use of a country's financial power to extend its international power dollar diplomacy
Placed a condition on United States military's presence in Cuba teller amendment
To keep china open to free trade with other countries open door policy
Sickness found in mosquitos yellow fever
A U.S. territory in central America puerto rico

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Foundations of American Government Crossword

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The governing body of a nation, state, or community government
A body of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is acknowledged to be governed. constitution
government by a dictator dictatorship
A system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives: democracy
A nation or territory considered as an organized political community under one government state
Supreme power or authority sovereign
A form of government in which the powers of all provincial and local governments are specified by a single national government. unitary government
pertaining to or of the nature of a union of states under a central government distinct from the individual governments of the separate states, as in federal government; federal system. federal government
the principle that sovereignty should be divided between the federal government and the states especially as expressed by the Constitution of the U.S. division of powers
the principle that the greater number should exercise greater power. majority rule
freedom of private business to organize and operate for profit in a competitive system without interference by government beyond regulation necessary to protect public interest and keep the national economy in balance free enterprise system
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which was replaced by the US constitution in 1789 Articles of Confederation
To approve and give formal sanction to; confirm: ratification
a compromise reached between the northern and southern states of the U.S. in 1787. Three-Fifths Compromise
a doctrine in political theory that government is created by and subject to the will of the people popular sovereignty
Government. restricted with reference to governing powers by limitations prescribed in laws and in a constitution, as in limited monarchy; limited government. limited government
the principle or system of vesting in separate branches the executive, legislative, and judicial powers of a government. separation of powers
counterbalancing influences by which an organization or system is regulated, typically those ensuring that political power is not concentrated in the hands of individuals or groups. checks and balances
a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body veto
a constitutional doctrine that gives to a court system the power to annul legislative or executive acts which the judges declare to be unconstitutional judicial review
a often capitalized :the distribution of power in an organization (such as a government) between a central authority and the constituent federalism
a :the process of altering or amending a law or document (such as a constitution) by parliamentary or constitutional procedure rights that were granted by amendment of the Constitution amendment
a formal statement of the fundamental rights of the people of the United States, incorporated in the Constitution as Amendments 1–10, and in all state constitutions. Bill of Rights
powers that Congress has that are specifically listed in expressed powers
a power that is not specifically authorized in writing, but is assumed because of similar powers which have already been granted in writing implied powers
The clause in United States Constitution’s Article VI, stating that all laws made furthering the Constitution and all treaties made under the authority of the United States are the “supreme law of the land.” Chief Justice John Marshall interpreted the clause to mean that the states may not interfere with the functioning of the federal government and that federal law prevails over an inconsistent state law. Supremacy Clause
Any of several agreements, comparable to treaties, between states of the United States interstate compact

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International Trade and Finance Crossword

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The exchange of capital goods, and services across international borders/ territories International Trade
Ability of an individual or group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another individual or group Absolute Advantage
The difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period Balance of Payments
The ability of an individual/ group to carry out a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Comparative Advantage
An official ban or trade or other commercial activity without a particular economic activity more efficiently than another activity Embargo
An association of European nations formed in 1993 for the purpose of achieving political and economic intergrantion European Union
Send (goods or services) to another country for sale Exports
A country's exchange rate regime under which the government or central banks ties the official exchange rate to another countries currency or to the price of gold Fixed Exchange Rate
A monetary system that allows the exchange rate to be determined by supply and demand Flexible Exchange Rate
The rate at which one currency will be exchanged for another Foreign Exchange Rate
bring (goods or services) into a country form abroad for sale Imports
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its imports Trade Deficit
Are used to restrict trade, as they increase the price of imported goods and services, making them more expensive to consumers Tariff
The amount by which the value of a countries exports exceeds the cost of its improts Trade Surplus
A government-imposed trade restriction that limits the number, or monetary value, of goods that can be imported or exported during a particular time period Quota
The economic policy of restricting quotas, and a variety of other government regulations Protectionism
an agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico designed to remove tariff barriers between the three countries NAFTA
The only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations WTO
A multilateral agreement regulating international trade GATT

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Deviance and Social control Crossword

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behavior that departs from societal or group norms deviance
underconforms to accepted norms negative deviance
overconforms to social expectations positive deviance
ways to encourage conformity to society's norms social control
rewards/punishments that encourage conformity to social norms social sanctions
a social condition in which norms are weak, conflicting or absent anomie
gap exists between cultural goals strain theory
involving breaking of norms primary deviance
undesirable trait or label that is used to characterize an individual stigma
process of reducing the seriousness of the crimes that injure people of lower status victim discounting
job-related crimes commited by high status people white-collar crime
violation of the law crime
punishment intended to make criminals pay compensation for their acts retribution
a repetition of or return to criminal behavior recidivism

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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