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Crossword
Description

famous English playwright William Shakespeare
This is a long story. Can you ........ it for me? summarize
What kind of puzzle is this? crossword
Who is master in hell? devil
it's often mixed up with "to get". become
I have no ...... of what happened after the accident. memory
it's longer than a jacket. You wear it over your clothes. coat
most people who worked on plantations were ..... slaves
opposite: ancestor descendant
synonym: freedom liberty
synonym: at last finally
What did Darwin, Gallileo and Columbus have in common? expedition
Christmas present is the same as Christmas ...... gift
If you have no idea, you haven't got a ..... clue
It's a very long journey. voyage

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

The Age of Exploration Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

Evolution, Chapter 10 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the process of biological change by which descendants look different than their ancestors EVOLUTION
a group of organisms that can reproduce and have fertile offspring SPECIES
a naturalist who studied species on the Galapagos Island and thought all living things descended from a common ancestor DARWIN
A naturalist who thought that changes in physical characteristics were driven by changes in the environmnent over time LAMARCK
traces of organisms that existed in the past FOSSILS
a theory that states geologic processes that shape the Earth are uniform over time UNIFORMITARIANISM
the theory that natural disasters like floods have happened often during Earth's history CATASTROPHISM
the principle that changes in landforms happen slowly over a long period of time GRADUALISM
the differences in traits among individuals within a group VARIATION
a feature that allows an organism to better survive in its environment ADAPTATION
all the individuals of a species that live in a certain area POPULATION
a measure of the ability to survive and produce more offspring FITNESS
___________ selection is when nature is the selective agent of which organisms will survive and reproduce NATURAL
the ability for a trait to be passed from one generation to the next HERITABILITY
the principle taht having many offspring increases teh chance that some will survive OVERPRODUCTION
the study of the distribution of organisms around the world BIOGEOGRAPHY
_____________structures are features taht are similar in structure but appear in different organsims and have different functions HOMOLOGOUS
__________structures perform similar function but are NOT similar in origin ANALOGOUS
_________structures are remnants that hada function in an earlier ancestor but are underdeveloped or unused in a later organism VESTIGIAL
________ evidence relies on similarities in DNA sequences MOLECULAR
_________ evidence relies on similar features in embryos EMBRYOLOGICAL
the study of fossils or extinct organisms PALEONTOLOGY

Darwins Theory Of Evolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Darwins ideas can be seen as conflicting with _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ views about the creation of the world and the creatures in it. religious
The basic idea behind the theory of evolution is that all the different species have _ _ _ _ _ _ _ from simple life forms. Evolved
The theory of evolution states that evolution happens by _ _ _ _ _ _ _ selection. Natural
Individuals that are _ _ _ _ _ _ adapted to their environment are less likely to survive and reproduce. Poorly
If, in the past, conditions had been different eg hotter, colder, or the Earth more or less massive, then evolution by natural selection could have produced some very _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ results. Different
Darwin believed in the term, 'survival of the _ _ _ _ _ _ _' Fittest
Darwin did not have enough evidence at the time to convince many _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _. Scientists
It was 50 years after Darwin’s theory was published that the way that _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ and variation worked was discovered the genes that allow these individuals to be successful are passed to their offspring. Inheritance
Darwin’s theory is now widely _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ because it explains a wide range of observations. Accepted
Darwin's Theory of Evolution is the widely held notion that all life is related and has _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ from a common ancestor Descended

Preterite vs Imperfect Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

My girlfriend and I went to the movie theater last Saturday (ir) fuimos
Carla was a very good student. She would study every day. (estudiar) estudiaba
My brothers were very sick for a few days. (estar) estuvieron
I used to run 2 miles every morning. ((correr) corria
Did you do your chemistry homework? (hacer) hiciste
Drake practiced tennis every morning because he wanted to be a champion. (practicar) practicaba
It rained a lot last week. (llover) llovio
Did y'all get up early on Saturdays when you were little? (levantarse) se levantaban
I decided not to go on vacation because I didn't have enough money. (decidir) decidi
Roberto read 5 books over the summer. (leer) leyo
Susana had to study a lot to pass her honor classes. (tener) tuvo
It was six in the morning when we arrived at the station. (ser) era
What did y'all order for dessert? (pedir) pidieron
Ramon and I used to spend several weeks at the lake cabin every year. (pasar) pasabamos
They would always put on a jacket when morning was cold. (ponerse) se ponian
I couldn't call you last night. My phone died on me. (poder) no pude
You never listened to me. I warned you several times. (escuchar) escuchabas
Maria didn't like to clean her room. (gustar) no le gustaba
I got very good grades in the Spanish class. (sacarse) me saque
We have a lot of fun when we were little. (pasar) pasabamos
Teresa brought several friends to the party. (traer) trajo
Anibal and you didn't stay too long at the meeting. (quedarse) no se quedaron
Why did she want to come to the party? (querer) quiso
The baby would sleep for several hours everyday after lunch. (dormir) dormia
Why didn't they sleep last night? (dormir) durmieron

Medieval Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A form of medieval church that involves chanting; it emerged around 100 A.D. No instruments involved. Plainchant
A note or group of notes that are sung in a single syllable. Neumes
Pope Gregory the Great's compilation is recognized as this. Gregorian Chant
The combining of two or more musical lines. Polyphony
When the chant is sung and played on instruments in long notes while 3 faster melodies are sung above it. Cantus Firmis
New type of vocal music in which rhythm was specified for the first time. Motet
Tthese type of people and traveling minstrels danced played and sang their own songs in courts & streets. Jongleurs
Nobel men who set poems to music. Troubadours
Troubadours were either called this or singers of love. Minnesingers
Plucked instrument similar to a modern zither. Psaltery
One stringed instrument which has no modern counterpart. Tromba marina
A double reed instrument. Its modern descendant is the oboe. Shawm
An ancestor of our trombone without a slide it can only play a few notes. Buisine
The tendency of a musical composition to gravitate toward one particular note called. Tonality
The word for songs in french. Chasons
Temporary resting point in a piece of music. cadence
Introduced two centuries earlier,but then evolved into sophisticated polyphonic songs. Madrigal
Polyphonic works written for 7 singers per voice part instead of for solo voices. Choral music

natural selection Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In what year did Charles Darwin explore the Galápagos Islands 1831
What species did Darwin get fascinated with? Finches
What did he observe with these birds Wings and beak
how long was his voyage Five years
What did Darwin call his theory Natural Selection
What is the second step in natural selection Variation
what was the title of Darwin's book The origin of species
what was the ship did Darwin sailed on MSM Beagle
What island was Darwin on ? Galapagos island
what was the theory Darwin thought Evolution

SMART - Goal Setting Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Achieving your goal, gives you a sense of.... Pride
What does A stand for in SMART? Achievable
Ever goal should have a specific... Plan
Setting SMART goals, keeps us... Motivated
What does S stand for in SMART? Specific
What does M stand for in SMART? Measurable
What does T stand for in SMART? Time
What is the acronym that helps us remember how to set targets? SMART
If you have not achieved your goal, what do you do? Review
If you easily achieve your goal, you should have it... Harder
What does R stand for in SMART? Realistic
What is the time frame for a short term goal? Week
It should take around 6 weeks to achieve this type of goal. Medium
I should be looking to achieve my long term goal in how many months? Six

Macbeth Act 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many witches are there? Three
What is Macbeth's title at the start of the play? Thane of Glamis
Who do the witches tell their descendents will become a line of kings? Banquo
Who is the king of Scotland at the start of the play? Duncan
What is the missing word? Fair is _____ and _____ is fair? Foul
At the start of the play, what word beginning with V does the sergeant use to describe Macbeth? Valiant
What is it called when a character shares their thoughts and feelings with the audience? Soliloquy
What theme so the witches introduce? Supernatural
Complete the line: 'look like th'innocent flower, but be the ____________ under't. serpent
Who calls on the spirit world to 'unsex me here'? Lady Macbeth
Complete the quote: 'I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only ______ ________' vaulting ambition
Who are the Macbeth's going to frame for Duncan's murder? Guards
Complete the theme, appearance and ___________. reality

Civics Vocab Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

If you are born in America then you have this. Citizenship
Every citizen has there own (what)? Rights
Trustworthiness, being honest, respect and accountability are all your (whats) as a citizen? Responsibilities
Jury duty and paying your taxes are your (what) as a citizen? duties
This is the process of becoming a citizen. Naturalization
The freedom of speech, petition, assembly, religion, and press are all stated in (what)? First Amendment
Anyone can believe in what ever they want, this is one of the 5 freedoms. Religion
As a citizen, you have the right to (what) peacefully in public grounds? Assemble
You have the right to say what ever you want on newspapers or on the news, this is the freedom of (what)? The press
You can make these or sign them if you want to, or feel that changes need to be made. Petitions
Every citizen of the U.S. have the right to express themselves the way they want to through (what) or any other way. Speech
All citizens have five (what) that are stated in the First Amendment. freedoms
This is a legal requirement that stops the state from taking away rights that every citizen should have. Due process
Everyone must follow these. Laws
Everyone must pay these. taxes
Everyone has characteristic (what) that makes them unique. traits
A responisble citizen tries to tell the truth as much as they can, they try to be (what)? trustworthy
What is always the best approach in life? Honesty
When at fancy parties it is important to be this. Courteous
To get this you have to give it. respect
Telling the teacher when someone cuts the lunch line is an example of what? accountability
A synonym of independence is this. Self-reliance
Colin Kaepernick isnt showing much of this by kneeling during the national anthem. Patriotism
Something we have to do this year that is mandatory is this. community service