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  • Instructions 200 Get the Jeopardy Template working
    • You will need 25 questions and 25 answers.
    • After carefully considering your presentation content, create your category headings on the menu slide slide 2. Run the show from slide 2 and click on the first column 100 question. Notice it works, it takes you to the question 1 (slide 3), clicking once will take you to the answer (slide 4). (next slide or default ppt action).
    • Edit the hyperlink on the home action button on slide 4 to return to slide 2 for a “Mouse Over” event
    • Select both slides 3 & 4. (Use shift)
    • Copy (once) and paste (24 times) your question 1 and answer 1 (slides 3&4)
    • Change the content. I recommend changing the question numbers only
    Edit the hyperlink on the ACTION BUTTONS on slide 2 to go where you want it to go. i.e. 200 in column 1 goes to your slide 5. Repeat this for all the buttons in all the columns. When your template works, enter or copy and paste in your real content i.e. questions and answers. Next ) Edit the ACTION BUTTONS on slide 2 to go where you want them. i.e. 200 in column 1 goes to your slide 5. When finished delete the instruction slide #2 Save you presentation as a ppt and a pps We have issues, the action buttons don’t work in Gdocs presentation. Slide share either. The nature of the action button scripting is a PPT thing only. How are we going to archive and display our presentation?
  • 200 300 400 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 200 300 400 500 100 Amazing Americans 3 Branches Of Government American Symbols Vocabulary Right and Responsibilities 500
  • Give one fact about George Washington.
  • -Born February 22, 1732 -General in the French and Indian War -General in Revolutionary War -President of the Constitutional Convention -First President of the United States
  • What is the famous document Tomas Jefferson helped write?
  • Declaration of Independence
  • What did Francis Scott Key write?
  • The Star Spangled Banner
  • What was Patrick Henry’s most famous quote?
  • “ Give me liberty or give me death”
  • Which part of the constitution did James Madison write?
  • Bill of Rights
  • Name the three branches of Government.
  • -Legislative -Executive -Judicial
  • Which branch of Government does the President control?
  • The Executive Branch
  • What is the Supreme Court?
  • -Judicial Branch interprets and applies national laws -Make up of the court system -Highest is the Supreme Court * appointed for life terms -Lowest levels are Justice of Peace -Gets its powers from Article III of the Constitution
  • What are the 2 parts of Congress?
  • -The Senate -The House of Representatives
  • Define each branch of government.
  • -Legislative: Power to make laws -Executive: Power to carry out laws -Judicial: Power to interpret laws
  • How many stars are on the American flag? What do they represent?
  • 50 stars representing the 50 states
  • How many stripes are on the American? What do they represent?
  • 13 stripes representing the 13 original colonies
  • “ The Star Spangled Banner” was written by Francis Scott Key and is our national ________?
  • Anthem
  • Who was Betsy Ross and what did she do for our country?
  • She is rumored to have created the first American Flag
  • How do you say the “Pledge of Allegiance”
  • I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the republic for which it stands: one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all .
  • Which part of the US Constitution lists the first 10 amendments?
  • The Bill of Rights
  • The first constitution of the United States was called the __________?
  • Articles of Confederation
  • What is the US Constitution?
  • -Document that tells basic rules and explain rights of a US citizen -Written 200 years ago -Written to unite all the 13 colonies
  • Ben Franklin, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson helped write which document approved in April 1776?
  • The Declaration of Independence
  • What are amendments?
  • Changes made to the constitution
  • Name one thing that American citizens vote on.
  • -representatives -bills -levees
  • Name one right we have as American citizens
  • -Countries protect their citizens and give them rights -Naturalized and Native-born citizens have the same rights, except one -Naturalized citizens can’t run for president -Citizens can vote -Freedom of Religion -Freedom of Speech -Freedom of the Press
  • Name two responsibilities Americans have.
  • -Duty to obey the law -Vote in elections -To pay taxes -If the country is at war, citizens may be called to serve in the armed forces -Serve on a jury if called
  • What is a responsibility of the state government? Federal Government?
  • -Federal government deals with matters that affect the whole country *Defense *Transportation *Postal Delivery *Federal Taxes -State Government deals with matters within their own state *Schools *State Roads *State Taxes *State Police
  • Define “Law”
  • -Official rules and regulations, generally found in the constitution -Used to govern a society and control the behavior of its members