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a political upheaval that took place between 1765 and 1783 during which colonists in the Thirteen American Colonies rejected the British monarchy and aristocracy, overthrew the authority of Great Britain, and founded the United States of America American Revolution
first building for all male, all white student body; UGA was frequently called Franklin College Franklin College
a governor that donated land for the building of the University of Georgia John Milledge
first public university in the USA University of Georgia
a Protestant religious revival movement during the early 19th century in the United States. The movement began around 1790, gained momentum by 1800 and, after 1820, membership rose rapidly among Baptist and Methodist congregations whose preachers led the movement Second Great Awakening
river known for being Indian trading post in 1796 Ogeechee River
second to last capitol city of Georgia Milledgeville
first capitol city of Georgia Savannah
current capitol city of Georgia Atlanta
a heroine of the American Revolutionary War noted for her exploits against Loyalists in the Georgia backcountry Nancy Hart
the legislature in some states, main deliberative body of the United Nations, composed of delegations from member nations General Assembly

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GA Studies Crossword Puzzle

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Quadrennial event that happened in Georgia in 1996 Summer Olympics
Wrote an alphabet for his people Sequoyah
Helped with the Yazoo Land Fraud James Jackson
Largest piece of granite above the ground Stone Mountain
Visited frequently Franklin D. Roosevelt ot treat his polio Warm Springs
Most populated region of Georgia Piedmont
HIghest waterfalls in Georgia Amicalola Falls
Founder of Atlanta Life Insurance Company Alonzo Herndon
One of the trustees of Georgia, did not believe in slavery (Last Name Only) Oglethorpe
First male African-American admitted to the University of Georgia Hamilton Holmes
Largest distributor, manufacturer, and marketer of nonalcoholic beverages, headquartered in Georgia Coca Cola Company
Period after the Civil War that advanced Georgia economically, politically, and socially Reconstruction
Atlanta's previous hockey team for Georgia until 2011 Thrashers
Georgia's first capital Savannah
Busiest airport in the world Hartsfield Jackson
Bonus: Gaming developer founded and headquartered in Georgia, (i,e, Smite, Global Agenda, Tribes) Hi Rez Studios

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CAUSE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Crossword

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6’’ RED HEAD KNOWN AS THE “WAUHATCHIE WAR WOMAN” NANCY HART
SLAVE WHO JOINED THE WHIGS AUSTIN DABNEY
MERCHANT AND OWN PLANTATION WHO BECAME AN IMPORTANT EARLY GA STATES MAN BUTTON GWINNETT
HERO OF THE BATTLE OF KETTLE CREEK ELIJAH CLARK
MOST IMPORTANT REVOLUTIONARY WAR BATTLE FOUGHT IN GEORGIA BECAUSE IT PREVENTED THE BRITISH FROM GAINING CONTROL OF THE BACK COUNTRY BATTLE OF KETTLE CREEK
2ND BLOODINESS BATTLE OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR SIEGE OF SAVANNAH
SEVEN YEAR WAR FRENCH & INDIAN WAR
An attempt to prevent the colonists from going west and passed the Appalachian Mountains. PROCLAMATION OF 1763
British put taxes on the thing in America STAMP ACT
They were meant to punish the American colonists for the Boston Tea Party and other protests. INTOLERABLE ACT
Outlining the locations and conditions in which British soldiers are to find room and board in the American colonies. QUARTERING ACT
Signed the declaration of independence for Georgia. GEORGE WALTON
One of Georgia’s signers OF THE declaration of independence LYMAN HALL
Managed the Colonial war effort and moved incrementally towards independence, adopting the United States Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. SECOND CONTINENTAL CONGRESS
is the statement that adopted by the 2nd continental congress meeting at the Pennsylvania state house in Philadelphia on the 4th of July in 1776 DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War LOYALISTS
Most of Georgia TORIES
Those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who rebelled against British control during the American Revolution and in July 1776 declared the United States of America an independent nation. PATRIOTS

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U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

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State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

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U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

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American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

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College Readiness Crossword

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awarded on the basis of academic or other achievement. scholarship
public university system of New York City, and the largest urban university in the United States. CUNY
a form that can be prepared annually by current and prospective college students in the United States to determine their eligibility for student financial aid. FASFA
a day when members of the public are invited to visit a place or institution, especially one to which they do not normally have access. openhouse
a teacher of the highest rank in a college or university. professor
a division of a university offering advanced programs beyond the bachelor's degree. graduateschool
a student at a college or university who has not yet earned a bachelor's or equivalent degree undergraduate
State University of New York is the largest comprehensive university system in the United States. SUNY
the process or fact of entering or being allowed to enter a place, organization, or institution admission
an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. career
an educational institution or establishment, in particular college

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American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the overthrow of a government but those who are governed REVOLUTION
fees for the support of government required to be paid by people and businesses TAXES
the quality of being just or fair JUSTICE
freedom of choice LIBERTY
to attack from a place or hiding AMBUSH
a general and progressive increase in prices INFLATION
troops trained to fight on horseback CAVALRY
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed the war for independence LOYALISTS
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War PATRIOTS
An American politician and soldier who served. as the first President of the United States from 1789 to 1797 and was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States GEORGE WASHINGTON
this battle was fought on June 17, 1775, during the Siege of Boston in the early stages of the American Revolutionary War battle of bunker hill
an armed conflict between Great Britain and thirteen of its North American colonies that after onset of the war was declared independence as the United States American Revolutionary War
a political protest but the Sons of Liberty in Boston on Dec. 16, 1773. The demonstrators, some disguised as Native Americans, in defiance of the Teach of May 10, 1773, destroyed and entire shipment of tea sent by the East India Company. They boarded the ships and threw the chests. of tea into Boston Harbor. The British government responded harshly and the episode escalated into the American Revolution. Boston Tea Party
a group of British colonies on the east coast of North America founded in the 17th and 18th centuries that declared independence in 1776 and formed the United States. Thirteen Colonies
a British Army officer who rose to become Commander-in-Chief of British forces during the American war of Independence also known as the American Revolutionary War. William Howe

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world war 2 Crossword

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sudden dramatic decline of stock prices across a significant cross-section stock market crash
the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world great depression
period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the US dust bowl
a shantytown built by unemployed and destitute people during the Depression of the early 1930s. hoovervilles
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a federally owned corporation in the United State TVA
FDR'S more conservative approach to battling the Great Depression second new deal
United States labor law which guarantees basic rights of private sector employees to organize into trade unions wagner act
a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support older, retired people. social security act
As the chair of the United Nations Human Rights Commission eleanor roosovelt
an American politician who served as the 40th Governor of Louisiana huey long
a legislative initiative proposed by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to add more justices to the U.S. Supreme Court. court packing bill
a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, the American labor movement a phillip randolph
United States naval base in Hawaii that was attacked without warning by the Japanese pearl harbor
is the imprisonment or confinement of people, commonly in large groups, without trial. internment
the act of assembling and making both troops and supplies ready for war mobilization
ow each person to have only a fixed amount rationing
providing U.S. military aid to foreign nations during World War II. lend lease
A naval and air battle fought in World War II in which planes from American aircraft carriers blunted the Japanese naval threat in the Pacific Ocean battle of midway
the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II d day
Offensive Operation by the Soviet Union, was the final major offensive of the European theatre of World War II battle of berlin
dropped nuclear weapons on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, atomic bomb
Laboratory, known as Project Y, was conceived during the early part of World War II los alamos
a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II the Manhattan project
the killing of six million jews holocaust

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Unit 5 Social Studies Word Search

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Fraud
Capital
England
governor
cotton
Milledgeville
Louisville
Atlanta
Yazoo
Trail of Tears
Cherokee
Creek
Savannah
War
Revolution
Sons of Liberty
Patriots
Tories
William Few
Button Gwinnett
Constitution
Bill of Rights
Abraham Baldwin
Lyman Hall
University of Georgia
Georgia
Indian Removal Act
Naitve Americans
Articles of Confederation

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Famous Firsts Crossword

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Received 1965 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel Ralph Bunche
An associate Justice of the Supreme Courts or the United States from 1967-1991 Thurgood Marshall
Dominant leader in the African American community between 1890 and 1915 Booker Washington
American aerospace engineer Guion Bluford
Minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church Hiram Revels
First African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era Jackie Robinson
Civil Rights movement figure James Meredith
American singer originally known as a leading jazz pianist Nat King Cole
African American entrepreneur and social activist Madam C J Walker
First published African American female poet Phillis Wheatley

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