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What does the acronym EU stand for European Union
what does MP stand for members of parliment
what type of government is represented by a block unitary
what type of government is represented by a triangle federal
the E.U is part of what type of a government confereration
the prime minister and the president are the head of what government
which house has more power in the German government bundestag
The queen of England is an example of a Head of state
One leader in full control Autocracy
The people have the power Democracy
What is the short form of the British exit Brexit
What is the law making body of Russia Federal assembly
The law making body of UK and Germany Parliament
Which house in the German government has more power Bundestag
What is the name of Germany’s law Basic Law

WHO RULES Crossword

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

Social Studies Vocabulary Crossword

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

State and local government crossword

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the governing body of a nation, state, or community goverment
the most important city or town of a country or region, usually its seat of government and administrative center. Capital
a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body veto
the highest judicial court in a country or state. supreme court
a crime, typically one involving violence, regarded as more serious than a misdemeanor, and usually punishable by imprisonment for more than one year or by death Felony
the ability to do something or act in a particular way, especially as a faculty or quality power
make a law enact
income from taxes and fees Revenue
a city with its own government municipality
the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision. probation
A minor wrong doing misdemeanor
a permanent committee that meets regularly. standing committee
general assembly is the legislative branch of the state government. In most states it comprises two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives . General assembly
Officially order to return to a place Recall
The element head of a city,town,or other municipality Mayor
laws, considered collectively. Legislation
not in accordance with a political constitution, especially the US Constitution, or with procedural rules. Unconstitutional
The lower house of the United States Congress. With 435 popularly elected officials, the House (as it is often called) is the most representative body in the federal government. House of Representatives
The division of power among the three branches of government Separation of power
Currently holding office Incumbent
A municipal body having legislative and administrative powers City Council
a member of a senate. Senator
The head of the executive branch of the state government Governor
propose or formally enter as a candidate for election or for an honor or award. Nominate
the action of taking something for one's own use, typically without the owner's permission. appropriations

GOVERNMENT TERMS Crossword

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The power is held by one central authority Unitary
Power is shared by an alliance of independent states Confederation
The power is shared by a powerful central government Federal
Parliamentary government Prime minister
Presidential government President
The power is held by one person Autocracy
When a small elite group of people has the power Oligarchy
Everyone has power🤩 Democracy
Prime minister Parliamentary government
Prime minster is what? Head of state
Which is the pure form of democracy Direct democracy
Which is found on the principal of elected officials Representative democracy

U.S. Government Crossword

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

Types of Government Crossword

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

Yazen's Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

A group of countries that work on common problems Confederation
The central government has all decision making power Unitary
House of commons,House of lords United Kingdom
State Duma, Federation council Russia
Bundestag, Bundesrat Germany
RUNS BOTH GOVERNMENT AND HEAD OF STATE PRESIDENTIALDEMOCRACY
One runs country and one runs Head of state PARLIAMENTARYDEMOCRACY
Citizens of the country hold all power with restrictions DEMOCRATIC
Single ruler unlimited power AUTOCRATIC
Outlines rights and responsibilities CONSTITUTION
hares power with state/local government Federal
the leaving of the United Kingdom from the European Union Brexit
Who leads the parlimentary Prime Minister
The house of lords has little Power
The queen is the Head of state
this country is a federal government United States
How many countries are in Europe Twenty Eight
Whats Europes currency Euro
what can a treaty be replaced by Constituiton
which government can create lower levels of government Central Government

Systems & Philosophies of Government Crossword

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Federal government has supreme authority and no other government bodies can challenge it. Unitary Government
An alliance of independent states creates a central government of very limited power; the members states have supreme authority over all matters except those few which have been expressly delegated to the central government. Confederate Government
A federal government is a system that divides up power between a strong national government and smaller local governments. federal government
A system of government where the citizens exercise power by voting. Democracy
A system of government by one person with absolute power. autocracy
a Small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution oligarchy
A presidential system is a democratic and republican system of government where a head of government leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch Presidential System
A parliamentary system is a system of democratic governance of a state where the executive branch derives its democratic legitimacy from its ability to command the confidence of the legislative branch parliamentary system
Direct democracy or pure democracy is a form of democracy in which people decide on policy initiatives directly Direct Democracy
Representative democracy is a type of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of people Representative democracy
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch. republic
A theory or model that originated during the Age of Enlightenment social contract theory
Where the government is empowered by law from a starting point of having no power limited government
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordinating it to well-defined and established laws Rule of law

The 7 Principles Of The United States Constitution Crossword

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The belief that the government is subject to the will of people POPULARSOVEREIGNTY
A government in which citizens rule through elected representatives REPUBLIC
Government with limited powers strictly defined by law LIMITEDGOVERNMENT
A form of government in which power is divided between the federal government and state government FEDERALISM
power specifically given to congress in the constitution (one of the three powers in federalism) ENUMARATEDPOWER
power belonging only to the states (one of the three powers in federalism) RESERVEDPOWER
power shared by the states and federal government (one of the three powers in federalism) CONCURRENTPOWER
A principle by which powers are divdied among different branches of goverment to make sure no branch has too much power SEPERATIONOFPOWERS
The lawmaking branch of government LEGISLATIVEBRANCH
The branch of the government that carries out the law that is headed by the president EXECUTIVEBRANCH
The branch of government that interprets the law it includes the court JUDICIALBRANCH
The system which each branch of government limits the powers of other branches so that one branch does not become too powerful CHECKSANDBALANCES
The liberties of an individual to pursue goals without interference from other individuals or the government INDIVIDUALRIGHTS
Gurantee of basic freedoms and liberties (first ten amendments) BILLOFRIGHTS
the basis or fundamental source of the constitution SEVENPRINCIPLES

Vocabulary- Legislative Branch Crossword

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A section of the United States Constitution that enables Congress to make the laws required for the exercise of its other powers established by Constitution. necessary and proper
presidential appointments Expressed and implied powers. presidential appointments
The lower chamber of the United States Congress. house of representatives
Called into question the integrity or validity. impeach
The die for stamping metal was wedge-shaped. coin and print money
A group of people appointed for a specific function, typically consisting of members of a larger group. committees
Deliberative assembly with the authority to make laws for a political entity such as a country or city. Legislative Branch
The upper chamber of the United States Congress. Senate
Clause that allows congress to extend its delegated powers. elastic clause
A legal process by which aliens become citizens. naturalization laws
A field of law, often bracketed with antitrust including government regulation of unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive business acts or practices. regulation of trade
The bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two chambers. Congress
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. caucus
A formal act by which one state goes to war against another. Declare War
A body of advisers to the president, composed of the heads of the executive departments of the government. cabinet
The presiding officer of the United States House of Representatives. speaker of the house
The head of the minority party in a legislative body, especially the US Senate or House of Representatives. minority leader
Determines whether a person is an alien, and associated legal rights, duties, and obligations of aliens in the United states. regulation of immigration
Is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service. presidential appointment
The head of the majority party in a legislative body, especially the US Senate or House of Representatives. majority leader
Is more than half of the votes cast. majority votes