Type
Crossword
Description

acused of murder attempt to Vice President of Zimbabwe (no space) MarryChiwnenga
President who faults U.S. Ambassador standing with gay couple (no space) EdgarLungu
amdassador who stood with a gay couple (no space) Danielfoote
Nigerian killed by some gunmen (no space) ChikamsoUfordi
near where was Chikamso killed Johannesburg
President ____________ holds crisis talk amid unrest Kieta
Keita's full name (no space) IbrahiamBoubacarKeita
who refused to go to the event Keita wanted to hold (no space) SoumailaCisse
how many people showed up to Keita's rebel (no space) (spelled) threethousand
crisis Nigeria has (no space) mentalhealth
who is using thrown away plastic to build homes Mwanake

Nigeria Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The continent Nigeria is on Africa
Nigeria's capital Abuja
The largest city of Nigeria Lagos
The official language of Nigeria English
Nigerian currency Naira
A popular sport in Nigeria Football
2nd major religion in Nigeria Christianity
1st major religion in Nigeria Islam
Country that Nigeria's government resembles. (two words) Untied States
Nigeria is ranked in what place in the world for number of languages (510) fourth
Nigeria has the ten richest what? pastors
Nigeria has the highest paid ___________ in the world legislators
longest river in Nigeria, and West Africa Niger
average life expectancy (in numbers) 53
Presidents first name Muhammadu
Date Nigeria became a country (MM/DD/YYYY) 10/1/1960
Nigerian from of Hollywood Nollywood
Nigeria developed or developing Developing
Nigeria has the largest diversity of ___________ Butterflies
oldest location of _____ existence Human

Personal Life: Sexualitites Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sexual orientation where a person is attracted to the opposite sex. heterosexual
The belief that people fall into distinct and complementary genders with natural roles in life. Heteronormativity
The legally recognised union of a man and a woman as partners in a personal relationship. marriage
A marriage ceremonialized as a civil contract without a religious ceremony. Civil Marriage
A legaly recognized union of same-sex couple, with rights similar to those of marriage. Civil partnership
woman who is attracted to other women Lesbian
another term for homosexual, usually refering to homosexual men Gay
sexually attracted to both men and women bisexual
Not limited in sexual choice with regard to biological sex, gender, or gender identity. Pansexual
Is sometimes used as an umbrella term for sexual and gender minorities who are not heterosexual or cisgender. Queer
A person who does not identify with the sex given to them at birth Transgender
all treated equal before the law (2 words, no space) legal equality
a LGBT rights charity named after the gay liberation right in 1969 Stonewall

Cuban Missile Crisis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which side backed down first in the crisis? USSR
What were people who were forced to leave Cuba because they opposed Castro known as? Exiles
What did John F. Kennedy order against Cuba? Blockade
What was the treaty where both countries agreed to limit the amount of nuclear weapons they possessed? Test Ban Treaty
What was the name of the secret invasion launched by the USA against Cuba? Bag of Pigs
Who became leader of Cuba in 1959? Fidel Castro
Who was the president of the USA? John F Kennedy
Nikita Khrushchev was the president of what country? Russia
What kind of state did Cuba become? Communist
What did the USA refuse to buy from Cuba? Sugar
What was the name of the special phone line that was set up between Washington and Moscow after the crisis? Hotline
In which month did Soviet ships head for Cuba? October

John F. Kennedy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is John F. Kennedy's middle name? Fitzgerald
What number president was John Kennedy? thirty fifth
In what city was President Kennedy assassinated? Dallas
Who was President Kennedy's vice-president? Lyndon Johnson
What was President Kennedy's wife's name? Jackie
Who was charged with killing President Kennedy? Lee Harvey Oswald
What weapon was used to assassinate President Kennedy? rifle
Where did John Kennedy live before he was elected President? Georgetown
In what state was President Kennedy born? Massachusetts
How many siblings did John Kennedy have? eight
In what role did John Kennedy serve in the navy? lieutenant
What college did John Kennedy attend? Harvard
What was the operation to overthrow Castro called? Bay of Pigs
President Kennedy's daughter's name Caroline
Plaza where John Kennedy was killed Dealey Plaza
Who shot Lee Harvey Oswald? Jack Ruby
What burns on President Kennedy's grave? eternal flame
What carried President Kennedy's coffin? caisson
An artist's sculpture shows which president crying over Kennedy's death? Abraham Lincoln
What religion was President Kennedy? Catholic

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

Fascism crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Living Space Lebensraum
Italy, Germany, and Russia used this to control the citizens Secret Police
"The master race" Aryans
Dictator of Italy Mussolini
One of the Causes for social unrest unemployment
Dictator of Germany Hitler
Dictator of Russia Stalin
Nationalist Socialist German Workers' Party Nazis
These people hated Nationalism/Fascism Communists
Hate of Jews Antisemitism
One of the causes for social unrest Inflation
Book written by Hitler Mein Kampf
Nazis use this symbol Swastika
Ruler with total power Dictator
Extremely nationalistic group that gives power to a dictator Fascism
What Germany and Italy were bitter about Treaty of Versailles
Title of ruler in Germany Fuhrer
Title of ruler in Italy Duce

Crossword 1990-1999

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was inaugurated as the President of United States in 1993? Bill Clinton
What launched during the Space Shuttle Discovery mission in 1990? Hubble Space Telescope
What ended in 1991 as the USSR dissolved? Cold War
What was feared to cause computers to become inoperable and wreak havoc? The Y2K Bug
What was signed to prohibit openly gay or bisexual people from serving in the military? Don't ask Don't tell
Where was the federal building that was bombed in 1995? Oklahoma City
Who was executed for the bombing of the federal building in 1995? Timothy McVeigh
Who was Timothy McVeigh's partner in the bombing of the federal building? Terry Nichols
Where was the massacre that sparked debates on gun control and bullying? Littleton, Colorado
What high school did the massacre happen? Columbine
What agreement went into effect in 1994? North American Free Trade
What retired football player was charged two times for first-degree murder? O.J. Simpson
When did Bill Clinton run for his second-term? Nineteen ninety seven
How long did the budget crisis in 1995-1996 force the government to shut down? Several Weeks
Where did the "Storm of the Century" strike? Eastern Seaboard
What category 5 hurricane caused $26 billion in damage? Hurricane Andrew
Who did Bill Clinton beat in his first-term? George H.W. Bush
Who was the black motorist that was beating on videotape? Rodney King
What riots resulted in over 60 deaths and $1 billion in damage? Los Angeles riots
What president was Bill Clinton? Forty Second
When was Bill Clinton elected his first-term? Nineteen ninety two
What was code-named Operation Desert Shield? Gulf War
What act wanted to remove Saddam Hussein from power? Iraq Liberation Act
Where was the fastest wind speed ever recorded on earth after a series of tornadoes? Oklahoma
Who was the Vice President of Bill Clinton? Al Gore

Veterans Day Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Veterans Day was originated as ________________________ _______. (2 words no spaces) Armistice Day
Veterans Day should not be confused with ______________ _______ (2 words-no spaces). Memorial Day
In 1954 President __________________ officially changed the name. Eisenhower
It is celebrated on ___________________ 11th. November
There are about 23.2 ________________ military veterans in the U.S. million
Which bill was passed by Congress in 1968? (3 words no spaces) Uniform Holidays Bill
President _____________ returned Veterans Day back to November 11th. Ford
Veterans Day originated on November 11, 1919, the first anniversary of ______________ _____________ I. (2 words no spaces) World War
Canada celebrates __________________ __________. (2 words no spaces.) Remembrance Day
_______ million veterans served in peacetime. six
1.8 million veterans are _____________. women
2.8 million veterans served during the ______________ ______. (2 words no spaces) Korean War

Nelson Mandela Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was Mandela from? South Africa
Mandela was a___, and world leader. Civil Rights Activist
What was Mandela's birth given name? Rolihlahla
What Village was Mandela and his mother forced to move to? Qunu
The state of being apart; asssociated with racial segragation apartheid
Mandela was extremely instrumental in helping all races achieve___, and fair treatment. Equal
Mandela studied many subjects but was especially interedted in___. African History
Mandela was the first one in his family to attend___. School
Mandela's father died of which disease? Lung Disease
How old (yrs) was mandela when his father died? nine
Mandela ran away and settled in which city? Johannesburg
Mandela went to college to study what subject? Law
Mandela joined a group called the "African ___ Congress Youth League. National
He believed in peaceful, & non-violent___. Protesting
The teacher at his Cristian school gave him the name of? Nelson
In what year did Mandela organize a Workers Strike, and was arrested for it.? 1961
Nelson was arrested and sent to? Prison
Mandela was a___, and tended to the animals. Cattleboy
Mandela was persistent and never gave___. up
Mandela was a signal of___ and loyalty to his people. Strength
In 1990 a deal was worked out for Mandla's___. release
Mandela was elected as the first ___ President, by the people. black
In prison mandela secretly wrote an? Autobiography
mandela was president at age? 77
In what year did Mandela help South Africa hold the Rugby World Cup? 1995
Mandela worked bard to improve___, housing, and basic health care for all South Africans. Jobs
Mandela wanted to provide South Africans with the right to___. Vote
in what year did Mandela retire from Politics? 1999
Mandela Day is on the 18th of what month? July
Mandela day is a day to promote global___, and to celebrate African Leader's legacy. Peace
In what year did South Africa Hold thier first Democratic Elections? 1994
In 1993 Mandela was awarded a___ Peace Prize. Nobel

Nelson Mandela Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Government
Struggle
Violence
Imprisoned
Oppression
Politics
Justice
Nobel peace prize
Mandela university
Hard labor
Umkhonto we Sizwe
Police
Sharpeville massacre
Protests
Speeches
Rolihlala
Johannesburg
President
Rebel
Race
Freedom
Activist
Prison
Robbin island
ANC
Equal rights
Discrimination
Apartheid
South Africa
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