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"United States Government"

Directions: Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to enter your answer for that number.

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Across:

1. This document is the "supreme law" of the United States.
3. This document lists all the candidates for office. You mark it or punch holes in it to vote.
4. I like Candidate Smith. I'm going to _______ for him.
5. There are 27 ________ to the US Constitution.
7. When a politician speaks before an audience, he or she is making a ___________.
9. A proposed piece of legislation, not a law yet.
11. The executive head of the US government.
13. The __________ has two parts: the Senate and the House of Representatives.
14. A legal rule.

Down:

1. The election process, where candidates try to convince people to vote for them.
2. Each state has two _________ and a varying number of Representatives.
6. A formal argument between two or more candidates.
8. Democrat. Republican. Libertarian. Independent.
10. You have to __________ to vote in the US.
12. This is the place where people go to vote.