20 terms

US Flag

The front of an official seal
The upper left corner of the flag
To establish or prove as real or true
A national flag displayed on ships and aircraft
A rope for hoisting and lowering
The position of the flag when it is one-half the distance between the top and borttom of the staff
executive or military department
Any agency listed under sections 101 and 102 of title 5, United States Code
Member of Congress
A senator, a representative, a delegate , or the resident commissioner from Puerto Rico
A lightweight, loosely woven fabric used mainly for flags and festive decorations
Signals the end of the official duty day and also serves as a ceremony for paying respec to the flag
The signal for the start of the official duty day
An approval or sanction
a system of designing and recording of any coat of arms
Upon the death of the president, the flag shall be flown at half staff for _______________ days
30 days from the day of death
The pledge of allegiance was first used in public schools to celebrate _______________________________ on October 12, 1892
Columbus Day
A(n)________________ appears on the Air Force seal to symbolize air power
When the American flag is among a group of flags displayed from staffs, the American flag should be__________________________________.
at the center and highest point in the group
Captain Samuel C. Reid
Suggested to Congress that the number of stripes in the flag remain at 13 to represent the Thirteen Colonies
President Woodrow Wilson
Issued a proclamation in 1916 calling for a nationwide observance of Flag Day on June 14
Francis M. Bellamy
Recognized by the 79th Congress in December, 1945, as the author of the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag

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