Type
Crossword
Description

The second largest bay in the world hudson bay
This body of water is located in canada Hudson Strait
A river named after me Hudson River
My wifes name Katherine
I made two attempts find the route to (today's china) Cathay
I explored for this country England
In 1607 what was my ship name Hopewell
In 1609 what was my ships name Half moon
I was hired to find a shorter route to asia from europe first voyage
In 1609 sailed for the dutch compony third voyage
i died with my son john
on august 4th my ship was here cape cod
on my 11th i reached this country iceland
the ship became traped in ice in this bay james bay
the bay that i discovered is twice the size of this sea baltic sea

Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Fur Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

The Age of Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

who is the navigator Prince Henry
instead of finding a, different way to Asia, he "discovered" the America's Columbus
Who colonized Brazil portugal
Bartholomew Dias founded the... Cape of Good Hope
Prince Henry founded a school for... sailing and navigation
What country discovered Canada England
Who took one year to get back to Portugal Da Gama
Who discovered Australia Cook
What country discovered Latin America Spain
John Cabot found what country Canada
Who sailed around the world with 200 sailers Magellan
What country funded Cristopher Columbus Spain
Who sailed with Christopher Columbus on his second journey Ponce De Leon
Who discovered the Hudson Bay Hudson
What strait did Henry Hudson Discover Hudson strait
Where is Samuel de Champlain from France
Who founded the city of Quebec de Champlain
Who first claimed land in Canada Cartier
What body of water did Samuel de Champlain discover great lakes
Who traveled down the St. Lawrence river to Montreal Cartier

Chapter 4: Henry Hudson's Quest Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Henry Hudson wanted to find a path to this country. India
This is one reason why Henry Hudson didn't succeed and had to turn the ship around. floating ice
On Henry's second try, he sailed along the coast of this country. Russia
Hudson set out north on this tiny wooden ship. Hopewell
This channel was almost impassable because of rocks, swirling, sucking whirlpools, and floating cakes of ice. Furious Overfall
Henry Hudson found a new ship called the _________. Discovery
Furious Overfall was renamed _______ ________ in memory of Henry Hudson Hudson Strait
What name was given to the large body of water Hudson discovered? Hudson Bay
When the crew found out that Henry Hudson was not returning to England, the crew threatened to mutiny under this person. Robert Juet
Hudson and his men ate this when they ran out of food. frogs
Henry Hudson, his son John, and six very ill sailors were forced in this without food or water. lifeboat

Middle East Geography Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the longest rivers of Southwest Asia which begins in Turkey and flows though Syria and Iraq. Euphrates River
River that begins in Turkey and flows through Iraq. Tigris River
One of the main shipping routes for oil to be shipped out from the rich fields of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iran and other countries Persian Gulf
A very narrow waterway in which ships must navigate to and from the Persian Gulf. Strait of Hormuz
The northwest arm of the Indian Ocean Arabian Sea
A smaller but important river that begins in the southern end of the Sea of Galilee Jordan River
West of Afghanistan Iran
A landlocked, mountainous country located northwest of India Afghanistan
Largest country on the Arabian Peninsula Saudi Arabia
A country west of Iran which has the advantage of having two of the largest rivers in the region Iraq
A republic in southwest Asia Israel
A country located to the north and west of Iraq Turkey
A territory along the Mediterranean Sea Gaza Strip
Oil rich country on the Persian Gulf Kuwait
In Israel, a strip of land on the west side of the Jordan River, West Bank
A sea that borders Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula Red Sea
A republic in SW Asia on the east of the Mediterranean Sea Syria

John Cabot Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

John Cabot's father was _______. Julio
John's father owned a ______shop. spice
Columbus decided to start his travel from _________. Spain
John Set sail from__________, England Bristol
John moved to ______ when he was 10. Italy
John was born in _________. Genoa
John tried to find the quickest route from ________ to Asia. Europe
Who else tried to find a quick way to Asia? _______ columbus
John took _____ voyages. three
John sailed on a ship called the ________. Matthew
John Cabot was an _______. explorer
John found a fishing spot where he caught thousands of _______. cod
John thought he reached Asia but it was really _____ ______. North America
How deep was the ship ______ feet. ten
_________ is a city filled with waterways. Venice

North America Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ____ Mountains stretch from Canada across the United States including Colorado Rocky
Largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area Greatlakes
Ships can cross from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean using this canal PANAMA
Largest country in North America by population UNITEDSTATES
The capital city of this country is San Jose COSTARICA
Puerto ____ is a U.S. territory in the Caribbean Sea RICO
The tallest mountain in North America MCKINLEY
Country located between Honduras and Panama NICARAGUA
Ocean located to the west PACIFIC
The capital city of this island country is Havana CUBA
Body of water stretching from Mexico to Florida GULFOFMEXICO
This city is the capital of Greenland NUUK
Longest river in North America MISSISSIPPI
The largest city in North America by population is ____ City MEXICO
The French speaking province of Canada QUEBEC
The Appalachian ____ are located in the eastern United States MOUNTAINS
Country just south of Mexico GUATEMALA
This country is considered the largest island in the world GREENLAND
Largest country in North America by area CANADA
The island of Hispaniola includes the Dominican Republic and this country HAITI
Most populous city in Canada TORONTO
Largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area SUPERIOR
The Rio ____ forms the border between Texas and Mexico GRANDE
The capital of Canada OTTAWA
North America is the 3rd largest__________ continent
countries make up the continent of North America Twenty-four
Death Valley, in California, is the ________point on the continent. lowest
North America was named after the explorer_____ Americo Vespucci.
About 502 ______people live in North America. Millon
Italian explorer Christopher Columbus was the first European to navigate to North America in______ 1492

Asia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

It is a 1569 mile long river flowing across India and Bangladesh into the Bay of Bengal Ganges river
It is is the second longest river in China. Yellow river
Its also called the Sindhū River or Abāsīn, is a major south-flowing river in South Asia. Indus River
Is is located in Southeast Asia, flowing 2,703 miles from the Tibetan Plateau to the Mekong Delta into the South China Sea. Mekong River
known in China as the Cháng Jiāng or the Yángzǐ Jiāng, is the longest river in Asia and the third-longest in the world. Yangtze river
It is a bay that forms the northeastern part of the Indian Ocean. bay of bengal
It is the world's third largest ocean covering an area of 28,350,000 square miles. Indian Ocean
It's located between Japan and Korea, along the northeast section of the continent of Asia. Sea of Japan
It is in The Gulf of Tonkin and the Gulf of Thailand are its chief embayments. south china sea
it bounds on a line running from the mouth of the Yangtze River (Chiang Jiang) to Cheju Island off South Korea. yellow sea
It is the largest Asian desert Gobi Desert
Also known as the “Place of Ruins” or the “Sea of Death”, is the largest desert in China, at over 1000km (620mi) long and 400km (250mi) wide. Taklamakan Desert
It stretches across the northeastern portion of India Himalayan mountains
is a peninsula in East Asia. Korean Peninsula
is a populous nation in East Asia whose vast landscape encompasses grassland, desert, mountains, lakes, rivers and more than 14,000km of coastline. china
Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. Indonesia
an island nation in the Pacific Ocean with dense cities, imperial palaces, mountainous national parks and thousands of shrines and temples japan
Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. North Korea
East Asian nation on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, shares one of the world’s most heavily militarized borders with North Korea. South Korea
Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Vietnam

INDIA - SIZE & LOCATION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

NAME THE PLACE SITUATED ON THREE SEAS KANYAKUMARI
NAME THE GROUP OF ISLANDS LYING IN THE ARABIAN SEA LAKSHADWEEP
WHICH IS THE SMALLEST STATE IN INDIA? GOA
WHAT IS THE SIZE OF INDIA AMONG THE COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD ? SEVENTH
IN WHICH YEAR SUEZ CANAL OPENED ? 1869
NAME THE NEIGHBOURING ISLAND COUNTRY OF INDIA MALDIVES
NAME THE STRAIT SEPARATING INDIA & SRI LANKA PALK STRAIT
IN 2004_______________ GOT SUBMERGED UNDER THE SEA WATER INDIRA POINT
WITH WHICH COUNTRY J&K, PUNJAB,RAJASTHAN & GUJARAT SHARE INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY ? PAKISTAN
THE STANDARD MERIDIAN OF INDIA PASSES THROUGH__________________ IN UTTAR PRADESH MIRZAPUR

SE Asia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Huang he river known as the Yellowriver
A river in Vietnam Mekongriver
Southern half to Korean Peninsula South Korea
Mountains located near China Himalayamountains
A desert located east in Taklimakandesert
A country located in South Asia India
located east of Korea Koreanpeninsua
Largest bay in the world BayofBengal
A country located near the coast Vietnam
A country that is surrounded by water and begins with J Japan
Marginal sea that is part of Pacific Ocean South China Sea
A country in the middle of SE Asia China
A river in India Gangesriver
A river in China Yangtze River
Northern half of Korean Peninsula North Korea
A desert in Mongolia Gobidesert
A river that starts with I Indusriver
A country that is surrounded by water and begins with I Indonesia
A body of water for a country that starts with J Sea of Japan
A sea located in east China Yellow Sea
An ocean located south under India Indian Ocean