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Adult beaver fur that was used to gauge the values of other furs and as a currency at HBC posts. Made Beaver
A trade company which had posts throughout Rupert's Land. Also the oldest continuous corporation in the world. Hudsons Bay Company
A trade company which had many posts on the western side of Canada and dealt directly with their native trading partners. North West Company
Land that had rivers flow into Hudson’s Bay. Ruperts Land
A long decorated pipe smoked by the Native peoples representing as a token of peace. Peace Pipe
A way of transportation used to cross waters. Canoe
A boatman employed by the fur companies in transporting goods and passengers to and from trading posts. Voyageur
A store or small settlement established for trading, typically in a remote place. Trading Post
Led the first Spanish expedition of the west coast of Canada to map the coastline. Juan Perez
The hair that covers many animals. It is often used to make clothing. Fur
Proved the Northwest passage did not exist on his third voyage. Captain Cook
A staple food for fur traders that was a nutritious mixture of buffalo meat and fat. Pemmican
An explosive powder used for firing ammunition which was sold at trading posts. Gunpowder
A quick battle between the British and French for the land and control over the fur trade in Canada. Plains of Abraham
A fortress located in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The first part of James Wolfe’s three part plan in winning the Seven Years’ War. Louisbourg
A disease caused by no consumption of vitamin C for a long period of time. Scurvy
The infectious lung disease that James Wolfe suffered from in his last few months. Tuberculosis
The military commander who led the French in the Siege of Quebec. Montcalm
7 years…Also known as Queen Anne’s War. Seven Years’ War
Led the British in the Siege of Quebec. Died during the Battle on the Plains of Abraham. Wolfe
The land that is now Nova Scotia. Its citizens were removed from their homes in 1755 by the British. Acadia
What the HBC called their posts. Factory
A plant that was used for smoking. It was sold at trading posts. Brazil Tobacco
A weapon that fires off shots using gunpowder. Guns
The action of finding and killing animals for food and other needs. Hunting
The third part of Wolfe’s attack. It is now a French speaking province in Canada. Quebec
Was captured by the British to cripple the French fur trade. Ohio Valley
A powerful country located in Western Europe. Their soldiers are known for wearing red. Britain
The country that Paris is located in. France
A country located in North America. The land is heavily forested and the winters are cold. Canada
The first and most important HBC post. The fur shipments were sent to England from here. York Factory
The original inhabitants of a land. Natives

French and Indian War Crossword

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Politician elected leader of the British army after many loses. William Pitt
Area of land granted to wealthy English planters, that the French were occupying. Pittsburgh
What was the area called that Robert Cavelier claimed for France. Mississippi Valley
Which Native American recognized the French loss as a native American loss. Pontiac
His mission was to drive out French from the Ohio Valley. Braddock
How did the French and Indian alliance start? Trading
What was the first permanent French settlement in North America. Quebec
Who led the battle that gave the British the upper hand in the war? James Wolfe
What was a negative effect of the 7 Years War for the British? Debt
One major land of contention between the French and English. Ohio River Valley
Financial expert that was sent to help relieve tensions in the colonies. Grenville
First Native Americans to help the British. Iroquois
Set of "laws" that were put in place in 1764 to lower the amount of smuggling. Sugar Act
The fort where the French and Indian War began. Necessity
After the war, which side of the Mississippi did the British claim? East
What colony did Britain have tensions with during and before the 7 years war. Massachusetts

Fur Trade Crossword

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a person with captial or money to invest capitalist
mental illness insanity
type of money in the fur trade beaver fur
the territory given to the the husdson bay compony rupersland
the head traders are called factor
they had trading post for thousands of square kilometres hudson bay company
he thought that he can take over any land that made him more wealthy king Charles the second
type of hat fashion in the fur trade beaver hats
people who came to canada to make a living and make it there home europeans
after the fall of new France the fur trade was taken over by ___________and__________ scottishamerican
you could get much more of what you wanted in the trading_________ than you get in today's corner store post
who controlled the Hudson bay company great Britain
During the fur trade 100,000 _________ were shipped to Europe pelts
____________________________________________was used to travel in rivers and lakes coronas
who was partner with Scottish and americans north west company
aggressive and enterprising Montreal moved quickly to take over trading networks
someone who builds or repairs ships is called ship right
an agreement sighed by least two groups usually nations is called treaty
people who provide money for a purpose such as opening a business is called investors
who did the hunting only in the women fur trade Man
who did every thing except hunting women
who was king Charles the second cousin prince Rupert
the king laid claim to the territory and what did he call it Rupert land
where were the factory located at ____________ mouth
Scottish and american entrepreneurs who eventually came together to form North west company
A mixture of buffalo meat and fat is called Pemmican
grand portage later moved and renamed ___________________ fort williams
a wife married after the customs of the country which were a blend of both European and native peoples marriage rites country wife
woman suppiled additional food

louis riel Crossword

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who was the metis leader and was forced to run a way Riel
who was arrested for trying to over throw Riel government Scott
what act was set on July 15, 1870 Manitoba
where did the majority of the Metis escape too Saskatchewan
what land was fertil, and everyone wanted Rupert
children of first nation and french are called Metis
last name of the first prime minster MacDonald
what area is upper Canada now Ontario
what area is lower Canada now Quebec
what did Louis Riel lawyer want him to plead insanity
what river did many Metis live around red
who got stoned to death and ended up drowning Goulet
what do Metis not like being called halfbreed
what did the "people" want the court to give Louis Riel mercy
where did Louis Riel go to in the USA when he fled Manitoba Montana
what profession did Louis Riel go into in the USA teacher
who surveyed the land when he was not supposed to Macdougal
how did Riel get executed hanged
what did Riel believe he was (christian wise) prophet
what was the big company who wanted Rupert Land HBC

The Age of Exploration Crossword

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Spanish conqueror of Mexico Hernan Cortes
took the lead in European exploration Portugal
went around the cape and cut across the Indian ocean to the coast of India Vasco de Gama
a thriving spice trade port melaka
believed he could reach Asia by sailing west instead of east around Africa Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus explored these coastlines cuba
persuaded the king of Spain to finance his voyage to Asia through the western hemisphere Ferdinand Magellan
explored the New England coastline of the Americas for England John Cabot
his letters described the land he saw led to the use of the name America Amerigo Vespucci
individuals with firearms, organizational skills, and determination that led to success conquistadors
Aztec monarch montezuma
landed on the pacific coast of south America with 180 men Francisco Pizarro
the right of landowners to use native Americans as laborers encomienda
the exchange of plants and animals between Europe and Asia columbian exchange
a settlement of people living in a new territory, linked to a parent country colony
a set of principles that dominated society mercantilism
the difference in value between what a nation imports and what it exports balance of trade
payments subsides
large agricultural estates plantations
connected Europe, Asia, and Africa triangular trade
the middle portion of the triangular trade route middle passage
"so great is the corruption that our country is being completely depopulated" king afonso
pulled into the slave trade benin
in the 1500's Portugal came to dominate this land Brazil
Spanish and Portuguese officials who had been born in Europe peninsulares
descendants of Europeans born in Latin America creoles
offspring of Europeans and Native Americans mestizos
offspring of Africans and Europeans mulattoes

Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

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In 1592______ sailed the ocean blue. Columbus
Conquered the Inca civilization. Francisco Pizaro
Discovered New York State, Canada and Hudson Bay Henry Hudson
Fierce sailors who raided towns in their free time Vikings
A navigation device which replaced the Astrolabe and the Cross-staff because it could be used on land and sea. Sextant
A faster and more efficient cargo ship invented for better sea tavel. Caravel
Famous Portuguese leader who created a school for navigational sailing. Prince Henry
A system used for mass-producing books and maps. Printing Press
Long stories passed down verbally generation to generation. Saga
Northern part of Europe which includes Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Scandinavia
Eric The Red's son, viking explorer who discovered Greenland Lief Ericson
A very long and sleek ship used by the vikings. Longship
The Incan emperor that Francisco Pizaro captured and murdered. Atahlupa
Famous conquistador who conquered the Aztecs of Mexico. Hernando Cortes
Number of natives Christopher Columbus took back to Spain to serve as slaves. 500 natives
Columbus's sons name. Ferdinand
Name of the biggest main ship Columbus sailed with on his most famous voyage. Santa Maria
Name the other two ships in the same voyage in number 17. Nina and Pinta
A term used by the vikings to describe the savage natives. Skraelings
What the vikings were called/what they called themselves. Norsemen
A famous explorer who has a game named after him and found a lot of the Silk Road Marco Polo
An enormous trading route from East Asia to Europe. Silk Road

The French & Indian War Crossword

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His mission was to drive the French out of Ft. Duquesne, thus from The ORV. Braddock
The first Native Americans to help the British İroquois
Which side of the Mississippi Valley the british claimed to own after the war? East
Tensions rose between the British and the French ower control of this area ... Ohio River Valley
This colonist, Future Revolutionary War Hero, and Preseident fought for the British George Washington
The name of the fort that Washington set up during his compaign against Ft. Duquesne Ft. Necessity
This British Minister, whom a city in Pennsylvania would be named after helped turn tide of the war? William Pitt
This general, killed at the battle of the Plains of Abraham, helped secure Britain's Victory General Wolfe
The treaty that ended the French and Indian War, thus The Seven Years' War Treaty Of Paris
After the war, the British passed this resolution forbidding colonists from settling west of The Appalachians Proclamation
Because of the debt that the British racked up duriong the war, they began doing this to the colonies? Taxation
The leader of the batlle in 1760 where the city of Montreal fell to the British Amherst
The first permanent settlement of the French in North America. Quebec
Which Native American recognized the French loss as a native American loss Pontiac
How did the French & Indian alliance start? Trading
What was a negative effect of the Seven Years' War for the British? Debt

Fur Trade Crossword

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Also known as the Haudenosaunee Iroquois
HBC and NWC fought over this fur
13 _____ rivaled New France Colonies
One of the main animals trapped in the fur trade Beaver
A 1814 decree that forbade the export of some provisions from the Red River Colony _____ Proclamation Pemmican
Founded by the French explorer and navigator Samuel de Champlain Quebec
_____ means settlement, village or land Canada
_____ Land was owned by the HBC from 1670 to 1870 Ruperts
Originally a French colony in Northeastern North America Acadia
The Huron-_____ was a confederacy of five Iroquoian nations Wendat
Founded on May 2, 1670 as a fur trading company HBC
Founded in 1789 and later merged with the HBC NWC
French Canadian trappers who traveled by canoe during the fur trade Voyageur
Half first nations half European Métis
Samuel de _____ Champlain
King _____ II was the British monarch from 1660- 1685 Charles
Jacques _____came to North America 3 times Cartier
Fraser river was named after _____ Fraser Simon
In 1701 the Great Peace of _____ was reached Montréal
Acadia was developed by Louis_____ XIII
800 women who traveled to New France from 1663-1673 were nicknamed the Kings _____ Daughters
John Cabot discovered _____ in 1497 Newfoundland
Most of the fur form the fur trade was made into_____ hats
Jean de _____ was a Jesuit missionary to the Montagnais Brébeuf
Means Mount Royal Montreal
_____ was the economic class that controlled the fur trade bourgeoisie
Robert _____ was a governor-in-chief of Rupert's Land Semple
Battle of _____ oaks was the climax of the pemmican war seven
Jacques Cartier was sent by King _____I to find gold and other riches François
Catier kidnapped the sons of cheif Stadacona who were named _____ and _____ Taignoagny Domagoya

Lewis And Clark Expedition Crossword

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This is where the expedition began Saint Louis
People who they met during the expedition Native Americans
Clark's friend who also led the Corps of Discovery Lewis
Led the Corps of Discovery and explored the Louisiana Territory William Clark
Native American woman who helped guide Lewis and Clark Sacagawea
Members of the expedition wrote in these about their experiences journals
The expedition would reach this ocean Pacific
Silver medals with a message of peace that were givent to any nations they met Indian Peace Medals
Land west of the Missouri River that was purchased from the French Louisiana Purchase
President who purchased the Louisiana Territory Thomas Jefferson
The Newfoundland dog who belonged to Meriwether Lewis Seaman
Rich grassland of the Great Plains Prairies
One of the primary goals of the expedition was to do this to the new territory Map
The expedition explored land west of this river Missouri
The only member of the expedition to die. He die from appendicitis Charles Floyd

War of 1812 Crossword

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conflict fought between the United States and Great Britain over British violations of U.S. maritime rights. It ended with the exchange of ratification of the Treaty of Ghent. War of 1812
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. Blockade
an act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle. Victory
called for war against England and eyed Canada as a possible target of expansion. War Hawks
best remembered for surrendering Fort Detroit to the British on August 16, 1812 following the Siege of Detroit. General William Hull
British General that led the Canadians. Isaac Brooks
The British battered Oliver Hazard Perry's own ship and left is helpless. BattleOfLakeErie
Withdraw from enemy forces as a result of their superior power or after a defeat. Retreat
The ninth President of the U.S. William Henry Harrison
A Tennessee officer who took control of the American Troops in the Creek War. Andrew Jackson
Defeated France in 1814. Britain
Defeated by Britain and its army in 1814. France
an engagement fought between January 8 and January 18, 1815, constituting the final major battle of the War of 1812, and the most one-sided battle of that war. BattleOfNewOrleans
a sustained fight between large, organized armed forces. Battle
a state of armed conflict between different nations or states or different groups within a nation or state. War
a Native American leader of the Shawnee and a large tribal confederacy which opposed the United States during Tecumseh's War and became an ally of Britain in the War of 1812. Tecumseh
Tecumseh's brother. TheProphet
a tribe led by Tecumseh. The Shawnee Tribe
an instance of defeating or being defeated. Defeat

Chapter 3 Crossword

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The colonists wanted to be self-sufficient by making most of the materials they needed at home Mercantilism
This act was created because the British viewed the colonists as an economic threat and was passed by parliament Navigation
The legislative body of England Parliament
This type of crop was primarily used in the south which grew mostly tobacco, rice, indigo, and cotton Cash
The Slave Law of 1662 stated that slavery was passed down from mother to child meaning slavery was ________ Hereditary
Most slaves were imported to the Caribbean’s and _____ Brazil
This passage was a trade between Africa and the West Indies or the West Indies and America with the transportation of slaves Middle
Colonists wanted to own and control their businesses without limitations from england Free interprise
Investigation of the world through reason/science and Thomas Jefferson claimed the colonists had natural rights that need to be respected by the government Enlightenment
A religious revival in the colonies that lasted between ten to twenty years Great Awakening
France had a hold on this trade which was in high demand in Europe Fur
France relied heavily on this passage existing which they believed was a water route through the Americas connecting the Atlantic and the Pacific Northwest
The French and Indian War took place in the______ River Valley Ohio
This Fort belonged to the British colonists who were lead by George Washington Necessity
This Treaty was between the British and French where Britain got all the land east of the Mississippi RIver and France gave their land to Spain Paris
Britain got everything east of this river and and France gives the land west of this river to Spain Mississippi
Due to war expenses and the Native Americans attacking the colonists, they were not allowed to go west of these mountains Appalachian
Native American who led the attacks against the colonists and forced the British to stop their colonists from going west Pontiac
This crackdown on smuggling led to the British armies being allowed to search buildings, ships, and private residences Writs of assistance