Gov Crossword Puzzle Answers

20 June 2024
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Expressed Powers
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Powers given to the federal government by the Constitution
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Executive Branch
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This branch was missing under the Articles of the Confederation
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Repeal
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To cancel
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Federalists
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Supporters of the Constitution who urged its adoption
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Eminent Domain
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The right of the government to take your property
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Trade
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Under the Articles of Confederation, Congress could not control or regulate ____________________.
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Separation of Powers
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Dividing the powers of government so that no group becomes too powerful
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Responsibility
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Something that citizens SHOULD do
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Amendment
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A written change to the constitution
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Sunbelt
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A region of the U.S. made up of states in the South and West
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Democracy
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Rule by the people
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Dictatorship/Authoritarian
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A form of government in which all power is in the hands of one person or a small group of people
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Representative Democracy
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This type of democracy is where the people elect representatives to carry out the work of government for them
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Government
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Organizations, institutions, and individuals that exercise political authority on behalf of a group of people
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Fourth Amendement
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This amendment states police must have a search warrant to search your home or car
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Compromise
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An agreement in whcih each side gives up part of its demands
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Due Process
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he fair application of the law to one's case-rights of the accused in 4th, 5th, 6th, and 8th
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Sovereignty
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A government's absolute power of authority; the right to rule themselves
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Make Laws
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The job of the legislative branch (two words)
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First Amendment
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Right to free speech, religion, to petition, assembly and freedom of the press are found in this amendment
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Bill of Rights
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The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution
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Political Socialization
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The process of how our views of government are passed from one generation to another (two words)
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Twenty Sixth Amendment
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Amendment that gave 18 year olds the right to vote
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Indict
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To formally accuse a person of a crime