Type
Crossword
Description

Accomplishment Achievement
Civilizations made improvements and developed inventions in medicine, math, astronomy and warfare to improve the living conditions. Technology
Main attitudes and behavior that characterizes the functioning of a group Cultural Values
The design and construction of buildings and structures Architecture
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (ex. Roads, Sewage, Bridges) Infrastructure
An original source (ex. Artifact, document, diary) Primary Source
Any source about an event, period or issue in history that was produced after that event, period or issue in history has passed (ex. Textbooks, biographies) Secondary Source
To change in form, appearance, nature or character Transformation
Reflect cultural values, religious beliefs, the importance of history, various accomplishments and represent daily life Arts & Literature
Professional writer Scribe
Written language developed by the Egyptians Hieroglyphics
A political unit consisting of a city and the surrounding countryside City-State

Ancient Civilizations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The river that flows through Ancient Egypt nile
The river that flows through Ancient India indus
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia TigrisandEuphrates
The river that flows through Ancient China HuangHe
Means "land between two rivers" Mesopotamia
The large Middle East region where many prosperous civilizations used the rich soil for agriculture FertileCrescent
Skilled workers, like a carpenter or brick maker artisans
People who trade goods merchants
A large Sumerian temple used for religious worship ziggurat
Wedge-shaped writing used in Mesopotamia cuneiform
An independent city that has its own ruler, government, and name city-state
Nickname for river valleys Cradle of Civilization
Ancient Egyptian writing that uses symbols in lines hieroglyphics
The leader of Egypt who was also considered a god pharaoh
levels of people in society; wealth often = power socialclass
civilizations in Mesopotamia where city-states organized similar cultures Sumerian
The type of government that is led by religious leaders theocracy
The belief in only one god monotheism
The belief in more than one god polytheism
The list of religious and moral guidelines followed by the Hebrews tencommandments
The religion followed by the Hebrews judaism
The list of harsh laws and punishments used in Babylon in Mesopotamia hammurabiscode
The father of Judaism abraham
An artisan who has learned to write and read scribe
The Chinese belief that dead ancestors in heaven approve of their leaders MandateofHeaven
Family of rulers dynasty
Way of life culture
Complex culture civilization
Political system government
King or Queen; power by birth Monarch
cause of civilization agriculture
1st effect of civilization populationincrease
2nd effect of civilization specialization
3rd effect of civilization cities
Process of drying a dead body mummification
Tomb for Pharaohs pyramid
Rigid social class structure in India; born into & stay castesystem
Ancient trade route silkroad
Rich upper class aristocracy
Protection greatwall

World History Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

They're people that move one place to another. Nomads
People that collect plants. Gathering
Animals that are use for traveling, hunting, and food source. Domestication
The Age started in 3000 B.C. Bronze
Sumer that is modern. Iraq
Ditches that transport water from one place to another. Irrigation
It is professional record of writing. Scribes
Is a system that stable societies/complex cultures. Class
They cut trees/grasses and burn them. Slash and Burn
It's when they focus in one thing/job. Specialization
This Age is when Ice Age is still occurring. Paleolithic
Ancient clay tablets. Stylus
It increase in fishing, small game , and gathering. Extinct
This Age is when Ice Age ended. Neolithic
3000 B.C. Sumerian scribes invent...... Cuneiform
Develops C. 7000 B.C. Agriculture
River that is (southern Iraq ). Euphrates
It is (mountain of god). Ziggurat
It is trading goods/services without money. Barter
It is extra food. Surplus

Engineering Disciplines Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Plan, perfect, or improve the sound of an architectural space Acoustical
Plan, coordinate, and implement the specifications for a new car, engineering every part Automotive
Design, develop, test, and help manufacture aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft Aerospace
Concerned with the production and processing of agricultural products, which are critical to our ability to feed the ever-expanding world population Agricultural
The application of engineering principles to biological systems Bioengineering
Take what chemists do in a laboratory, apply fundamental engineering, chemistry, and physics principles, and design and develop processes to produce products for use in our society Chemical
Designing and supervising the construction of roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, bridges, and water and sewage systems Civil Engineering
Concerned with the management and operation of construction projects Construction
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Electrical Engineering
Apply engineering principles in order to improve and maintain the environment Environmental
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Fire Protection
Concerned with providing healthier products to consumers, who increasingly rely on food products Food Process
Use science to research genes found in the cells of plants and animals to develop better products Genetic
Use science to work with land and water Geological
Design, improve, and install integrated systems of people, materials, and energy Industrial
Applies science and math to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems Manufacturing
Concerned with the exploration of oceans, the transportation of products over water, and the utilization of resources in the world’s oceans, lakes, and seas Marine and Ocean
Develop new materials, improve traditional materials, and produce materials that are economical and reliable through synthesis and processing Materials Science
Design, produce, operate, and service machines and mechanical devices Mechanical
Maintain the flow of raw materials by discovering, extracting, and processing minerals for products Mineral and Mining
Study nuclear energy, radiation, and their beneficial uses Nuclear
Concerned with maintaining the safe flow of petroleum, exploring for crude oil deposits, removing and transporting oil, and refining oil Petroleum
Concerned with programming robots and systems to perform tasks autonomously Robotics
Responsible for the coding of computer software that results in a simple and friendly environment for computer users Software
Create safer structures and fit more people and objects per square inch into these structures Structural

Ancient Mesopotamia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

collection of Babylonian Laws Hammurabi's Code
territories and people under one ruler empire
extremem hunger from lack of food famine
belief in one god monotheism
belief in many gods polytheism
type of writing with wedges and curves carved in clay cuneiform
a person who writes down information scribe
community with its own seperate governmane city-state
an amount more than what is needed surplus
soil that is carried down river and settles in the bottom of the river silt
area between the tigris river and euphrates river fertilecresecent
creation of waterways to carry water to crops irrigation
buying, selling, or exchanging goods trade
period when men made weapons and tools from a mixture of copper and tin bronzeage
person who studies prehistoric people and their cultures archaelogist
dwelling place for the gods ziggurat
farming including growing crops and lraising livestock agriculture
society with cities, government, workers, social classes civilization

EVIDENCE OF EVOLUTION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the remains or impression of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form or as a mold or cast in rock. Fossils
make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify. Adapt
a group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding. Species
the process of developing or being developed. Development
the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, and of human activity as it affects and is affected by these, including the distribution of populations and resources, land use, and industries. Geography
having the same or a similar relation; corresponding, as in relative position or structure. HomologousStructure
in genealogy, any person to whom two or more persons claim descent; also, the most recent ancestral form or species from which two different species evolved. CommonAncestor
structures are similar or resembling in certain respects, in function or in appearance but not in evolutionary origin or developmental origin. AnalogousStructure
relying on or derived from observation or experiment. Empirical
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form. Organism
deoxyribonucleic acid, a self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms as the main constituent of chromosomes. It is the carrier of genetic information. DNA
a distinctive attribute or aspect of something. Features
any of the pieces of hard, whitish tissue making up the skeleton in humans and other vertebrates. Bones
a period of ten years. Decades
the arrangement of and relations between the parts or elements of something complex. Structure
an anatomical feature that no longer seems to have a purpose in the current form of an organism of the given species. VestigialStructure
the branch of biology and medicine concerned with the study of embryos and their development. Embryology
The investigation and comparison of the structures of different organisms. ComparativeAnatomy
an English naturalist and geologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. CharlesDarwin
the process by which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth. Evolution

Organizational Structure for business Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

direction of a business comes from... mission statement
in a ______ work is structured around specific projects, products, or customer groups matrix organizational structure
most businesses use a ________ ________ structure functional organizational
guidlines used in making consistent decisions polocies
diagram that shows information about the business organization chart
number of employees assigned to a job by a manager span of control
description of the way work should be done procedures
_____ _____ _____ means there is a clear relationship for all staff of a business unity of command
what a business wishes to achieve goal
taking responsibility for the result achieved accountibility
obligation to complete specific work responsibility
right to make decisions about how responsibilities should be accomplished authority

Unit 9 - Modernizing Texas and Age of Oil Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an economic pattern characterized by periods of economic growth and periods of economic decline boomandbustcycle
the economic development of manufacturing products from natural resources industrialization
a thick, oily substance found deep in the Earth, use as a fuel petroleum
to ban something, generally refers to the movement to ban the manufacture, sale, transportation and use of alcoholic beverages prohibition
those who advocate social reforms and legislative programs to improve society progressives
the right to vote suffrage
a building equipped to refine or process products such as oil, metals, or sugar refinery
a town that experiences sudden growth in population and business boomtown
of or about the city urban
of or about the countryside rural
ideas or statements that are spread for the purpose of promoting one side's views and presenting an opposing side in negative ways propaganda

CIVIL ENGINEERING Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

leveling or smoothing the contours of a property; the rate of rise or descent of a sloping surface grade
farmland and open areas where the lack of prior industrial or commercial activity means that the threat of contamination is lower than in urbanized areas greenfield
a substance or material capable of posing an unreasonable risk to health, safety, or property when transported in commerce hazardous material
inter-regional roadway that is part of the state transportation system highway
a surface through which water cannot penetrate, like a roof, road, sidewalk, or paved parking lot impervious surface
a law or regulation adopted by a public agency, usually a city or county ordinance
a lot in single ownership or under single control usually considered a unit for purposes of development parcel
an expressway or freeway designed for non-commercial traffic; usually located within a strip of landscaped park or natural vegetation parkway
a specific authorization from a planning body to engage in a particular type of development or activity permit
building new construction on a site that has pre-existing uses or renovating existing uses on a site redevelopment
land designated in the city or county general plan and zoning ordinance for buildings consisting only of dwelling units residential
an amendment to the map and/or text of a zoning ordinance to effect a change in the nature, density or intensity of uses allowed in a zoning district rezoning
water from rain or snow that is not absorbed into the ground but instead flows over less permeable surfaces into streams and rivers runoff
to add materials/devices to an existing building or system to improve its operation, safety, or efficiency retrofit
a system of subterranean conduits that carries refuse liquids or waste matter to plant where the sewage is treated sanitary sewer
a plan, to scale, showing uses and structures proposed for a parcel of land. includes both natural and man-made features. site plan
the spreading of a city and its suburbs over rural land at the fringe of an urban area sprawl
a rule or measure establishing a level of quality or quantity that must be complied with or satisfied standards
the upper surface of groundwater, or the level below which the soil is seasonally saturated with water water table
permeable; allows something to pass through it pervious
the occupation or use of land or water area for any human activity LAND USE
public services and facilities like sewage-disposal systems, water-supply systems, schools, roads, transit systems, etc infrastructure
water under the earth's surface groundwater
front of a lot that is usually defined as the side nearest the street frontage
capable of being accomplished in a successful manner within a reasonable time taking into account economic, environmental, social, and technological factors feasible
the loosening and transportation of rock and soil debris by wind, rain, or running water erosion
a discharge of pollutants, with or without treatment, into the environment effluent
the right to use property owned by another for specific purposes or to gain access to another property easement
a ramp opening in a curb where vehicles or wheel chairs may enter or leave the roadway curb cut
a land use classification that permits facilities for the buying and selling of commodities and services commercial
an area of land separating 2 distinct land uses that softens or mitigates the effects of one land use on the other buffer zone
a mound of earth usually 2-6 feet high designed to shield and buffer uses like parking areas. also used to minimize water run-off berm
americans with disabilities act; federal law that requires businesses and public facilities be accessible to individuals with disabilities ada
having property or zone district boundaries in common abutting
a land use classification often divided into "heavy industrial" uses (construction yards, quarrying, factories) and "light industrial" uses like research and development, and less intensive warehousing and manufacturing industrial
streetcars or trolley cars that typically operate entirely in mixed traffic light rail transit
the dividing area, either paved or landscaped, between opposing lanes of traffic on a roadway median strip
a line connecting the highest points along a ridge ridgeline
development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs sustainability
a strategic set of physical changes to streets to reduce vehicle speeds and volumes. (i.e. curb extensions, widened sidewalks, speed humps, traffic circles) traffic calming
areas where topographic, geographic, and/or soil conditions indicate a significant danger to future occupants undevelopable
lands or buildings that are not actively used for any purpose vacant

Construction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham have one Airport
Used to get from A to B Roads
Used to carry goods and people Transport
Large ships dock here Ports
An artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of boats or ships inland Canal
A built-up area with a name Town
A track made of steel rails which trains run along Railway
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (e.g buildings, roads, power supplies) needed for the operation of society. Infrastructure
A large town City
An enclosed area of water in a port for loading, unloading, and repair of ships Docks
A building for human habitation. Houses
To change an area of a town buy replacing old buildings, roads, etc. redevelopment
Having paid work Employment
A building used as a place of business for non - manual work. Office
A dual - carriageway road designed for fast traffic Motorway

Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire