Type
Crossword
Description

ONE WORD FOR: PUBLIC SALE AUCTION
ONE WORD FOR: PEOPLE WHO PLACE BIDS IN AN AUCTION BIDDERS
THE SLAVES WERE SOLD IN AMERICA AT THE SLAVE_____ MARKETS
WHERE WERE THE SLAVESALES ADVERTISED NEWSPAPERS
WHAT WAS HOISTED ON A POLE? FLAG
THE SLAVES HAD TO _______-BIDDERS FACE
SLAVES WERE BOUGHT AND SOLD MANY TIMES IN THEIR ______ LIFETIME
SLAVES HAD TO OPEN THEIR MOUTH TO SEE THEIR ______ TEETH
WHICH WORD DID THEY USE TO DESCRIBE THE BLACK PEOPLE NEGRO
HISTORIANS SAID THAT ABOUT 12 _______AFRICANS WERE TRANSPORTED MILLION
WHERE DID THEY TAKE THE ASH CROPS? ENGLAND
WHAT DID THEY GET FROM THE COTTON? MATERIAL
WHAT DID THEY DO WITH THE SUGAR CANE? THEY MADE ___ SUGAR
WHAT DID THEY DO WITH THE TOBACCO? PIPE AND TO ______IT CHEW
THE PRODUCTS ARE SOLD AT BIG _______ PROFITS

Slave Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Country which provided huge amounts of slaves Africa
Rural areas where slaves worked Plantations
Country which traded many mass produced products Britain
Type of transport in which slaves were moved in Ship
Main thing that was traded with Britain from Africa Slaves
Weapon used to beat slaves as a punishment Whip
Luxury traded with America for slaves Sugar
Crossing the Atlantic with slave ships Transatlantic
Country who traded sugar and tobacco for slaves America
Mass produced product that was traded with Africa from Britain Cotton
Form of purchasing slaves Auction
Another word for lack of equal rights Inequality
Prejudice towards another race Racism
Type of things slaves would be forced to do Labour

Atlantic Slave Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The slave trade undermined the Kingdom of? Kongo
Kongo went to war with who because of slavery? Portugal
The Kongo _______ was executed. King
Queen ______ of Ndongo Nzinga
____ was used for the trade of slaves. Triangular trade
What was the most momentous thing that linked Africa to the outside world? Slave Trade
_______ established a slave trade. Muslims
How many slaves were taken? Ten million
Horses and Europeans manufactured goods for slaves. First leg
Took slaves to the Caribbean and Americas. Second leg
Transported produced goods to Europe. Third leg
Many slaves worked on what kind of plantations? Cotton, sugar, tobacco
Cotton, sugar, and tobacco are _____ crops. Cash
How many slaves were taken from Africa? Twelve million
By 1888, the Atlantic Slave Trade was_____. Over
1518 was the first time that slaves were shipped to what plantations? Sugar

Jamestown Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Who came to rescue Jamestown in 1608 Captain John Smith
What word was carved into a doorpost Croatoan
What country took over North America in 1497 England
Who won the battle between the Spanish and English English
What did the people of Roanoke focus on instead of food Gold
What did the English and Natives have by 1616 Good Relationship
In 1609, John left with Pocahontas due to a what Gunpowder Explosion
What was the third attempted colony called Jamestown
What was saved again by new English settlers Jamestown
Who made the same mistakes as Columbus John Cabot
Who was their new leader of Roanoke for their second colony John White
Why did they name the new colony Jamestown King James
What disease did the mosquitoes carry in the area of Jamestown Malaria
Who decided to let the new settlers starve Native Americans
Where was the Roanoke colony set up at North Carolina
Smith and Pocahontas helped keep what between the Natives and English Peace
What did they build their settlement on for the second try Peninsula
Who did the new English settlers capture so the Natives wouldn't attack them Pocahontas
Who started the Roanoke colony Sir Walter Raleigh
By what time were there only 12% of the people who survived the winter Spring
While John and Pocahontas were gone, there was a time period called what Starving Time
Who had to eat dogs, rats, and even human corpses The English
How many ships did they use to take the settlers to Jamestown Three
How long did John White have to wait to return to his colony Three Years
Since they were running out of food, what did they do to get it without working hard Trade with Natives

Night : Elie Wiesel Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What were the German secret police called? Gestapo
Where was Elie Wiesel was born? Sighet
How many people did they pack into the convoys? Eighty
What was the name of the women screaming on the train? Mrs. Schachter
What was the name of Elie's father? Shlomo
Who first warned everyone about the Holocaust? (His tutor) Moishe
How old was Elie when he first arrived in Birkenau? Fifteen
What major camp did Elie go to that was located in Poland? Auschwitz
What food were given at the camps? Bread and Soup
What did Elie inherit from his father? Spoon and Knife
Elie's father died of what disease? Dysentery
How many other siblings does Elie have? Three
Elie had surgery on his what? Foot
Jews had to wear the yellow Star
What was Elie’s younger sister’s name Tzipora
The blank was used to separate the weak from the healthy Selection
During the selection this doctor told the prisoners to go left Or right Dr. Mengele
They burned people in a what Crematorium
What did they tatoo on the prisoners to identify them instead of names Numbers
The dentist was checking for only one thing; Elie was marked for this. A gold crown
The prisoners walked here from Auschwitz Buna
What was Elie’s dad’s last word Eliezer
Number of people who survived the train ride to Buchenwald Twelve
Who guarded the concentration camps SS soldiers
Known as Auschwitz ll Birkenau

Athens and Sparta Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which empire took control of Athens? Roman
Spartian warriors were known for their skill and ___ Bravery
How many kings ruled the city of Sparta? Two
Athens was a powerful ___ citystate
Building this structure was an achievement in Athens Parthenon
8,000 of these ruled over 10,000 slaves sparties
Women in Athens had lots of ___ freedom
The Assembly met on top of this hill pnyx
How many social classes did Athens have? four
What was the lowest social class in Athens? slaves
Athens had four of these around their city mountains
What class were the farmers in in Sparta? Helots
A famous philosopher in Athens Socrates
At what age were boys in Sparta taken from their parents and trained for warfare? seven
Athens had this type of government democracy
What did Sparta do early on to the land around them Conquered
Who was the king who helped Sparta defeat Troy? Menelaus
What was the name of the middle class in Sparta? perioeci
War between Athens and Sparta peloponnesian
This caused lots of people in Athens to become sick and die plague

Underground Railroad Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who were the people who would take in slaves into their homes? Quakers
What went on between the years of 1790 and 1870? Underground Railroad
What law passed to make it illegal to help slaves gain freedom? Fugitive Slave Law
Where were the slaves originally trying to travel? Northern states
Where did the slaves have to go after the fugitive slave law passed? Canada
Citizens who supported the slave trade would capture the slaves and return them for a ______ Reward
A song they sang was called "The drinkin' _____" Gourd
At night the slaves followed the ______ Northstar
What famous conductors had a $40000 capture reward? Harriet Tubman
What was the code name for the houses that the slaves hid in? Stations
A type of blanket with patterns that had codes hidden within Quilt
The code name for the Underground Railroad was called the _____ freedom train
An American abolitionist who helped protect fugitive slaves and free blacks from slave kidnappers Isaac Hopper
Because there was very little food, slaves would often _____ Starve
A popular body of water that was crossed to reach Canada was called Lake Erie
The people who helped move slaves from station to station were called conductors
Most fugitive slaves had escaped from ______ plantations

SLAVE TRADE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the slave trade called by some african american historians? Maafa
What shape did the slave trade go in? Triangle
How many slaves were taken? Six million
What race of people were held as slaves? Africans
Another name for a coffle? Line
The name of the ship on which there was a slave mutiny? Amistad
Where did the slaves arrivein america? Jamestown
What sort of fields did slaves work in? Tobacco
What were the names given to the laws on slaves? Codes
Which states were against slavery? Northen
Which american president was against slavery? Lincoln
Which amendment to the american constitution abolished slavey? Thirteenth

Slavery Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Slaves were kept in these on the beaches. Barracoons
Slaves were kept in barracoons for up to ... months. two
Child abuse is a form of this. Slavery
The slave trade between Africa, Europe and America. transatlantic
The journey between Africa and America was known as the ... passage. middle
The pack where slaves lay on their backs. loose
The pack where slaves lay on their sides. tight
Slaves were sold at these. auction
Slaves were exercised every ... weeks. two
The slaves tried to ... against the white people. rebel
Slaves travelled by these. ships
Slaves were exchanged for these. goods
The shape that described the slave trade. triangle
The city that had a big part to play in the slave trade in Britain. bristol
Slaves were captured from this continent. Africa
Slaves were known as this. cargo
Slavery today is known as ... slavery. modern
Sailors used these to keep discipline onboard ships. whips
For exercise the slaves were made to do this. dance

Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

writing system hieroglyphs
The longest river in the world Nile River
Many historians consider Menes to be Egypt's first ____________ pharaoh
People from rich and powerful families are called __________ nobles
Who was the most famous pharaoh of the Old Kingdom? Khufu
Specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth mummies
The momuments used to bury their rulers were called _______ pyramids
Statues with bodies of lions and heads of other animals or humans sphinx
Long-lasting paper like material made from reeds papyrus
Continent of Egypt Africa
The god of the underworld Osiris
Life after death afterlife
One ruler who worked to increase Egyptian trade Queen Hatshepsut
Scribes and ___________wrote and produced goods craftspeople
A mummy was kept in a case called a ___________ sarcophagus
The earth god Geb
Most egyptians were farmers, servants, or ________ slaves
People of wealth and power elite
The period during which Egypt reached the height of its power and glory New Kingdown
After the wars of the Middle Kingdom, Egypt created a professional ______ army

Nightjohn Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the narrator? Sarny
What is the title? Nightjohn
Who raises Sarny? Mammy
Who is the owner of Sarny, Nightjohn, and Mammy? Clel Waller
Who was the girl that tried to run away? Alice
Nightjohn taught Sarny to read and __________? Write
What did mammy pray for? Freedom
Waller brought Nightjohn in ________? Naked
Waller _______ Sarny for writing? Hit
What did Sarny's secret school learn from? Catalog
Who was Waller's sister? Alaine
Where did Sarny work? Flower Beds
Why was Sarny's brith mammy sold? Breeding
What did Sarny find? Penny
What did the send after the runaway slaves? Dogs
What did Waller cut from Nightjohn? Middle Toes
Who were the people who worked in the fields? Field Hands
How did people think Nightjohn showed up to the Plantation? Witchin
Where did mammy pray? kettle
What does Sarny have to chew to keep the bug off the flowers? Tobacco