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Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

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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

Periodic Table Vocabulary Crossword

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a substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substance by ordinary chemical means element
the smallest unit of an element that has all of the properties of the element; basic building block of matter. atom
the number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of one atom of the element. atomic mass
the number of protons contained in each nucleus of its atoms of the element. atomic number
a horizontal row (left to right) in the periodic table. period
a vertical column (up and down) on the periodic table. group
a chart that organizes information about all of the known elements according to their atomic number. periodic table
describes how likely an element is to form bonds with other elements. reactivity
an element or substance that conducts heat and electricity, is malleable and ductile and has low ionization energy and low electronegativity values. Metals metal
an element that does not conduct electricity or heat and is usually a gas at room temperature. Nonmetals are brittle, have high ionization energies and high electronegativity values. Nonmetals tend to gain electrons to form anions nonmetal
group 1 metals on the periodic table that contain 1 valence electron and lose their valence electrons the most easily, making them the most reactive metals. alkali metals
group 1 metals on the periodic table that contain 2 valence electrons and are the second most reactive metals. alkaline earth metals
group 3-­12 on the periodic table. They have varying valence electrons and do not follow the normal trends of the other metals. They form brightly colored compounds and ions in solution. transition metals
group 17 nonmetals on the periodic table that contain 7 valence electrons. They only need to gain 1 valence electron to have a stable octet. They gain valence electrons the most readily, making them the most reactive nonmetals. halogens
group 18 elements on the periodic table that contain 8 valence electrons (He has 2) and a full valence shell making them very stable and inert. noble gases
an element that has some properties of a metal and some properties of a nonmetal. The metalloids are found on the boron staircase, there are 7 metalloids: B, Si, Ge, As, Sb, Te, and Po. metalloid
elements and/or compounds that when put together are unable to react chemically. The noble gases (group 18) elements are inert because of a full valence shell. inert
the charge of an atoms nucleus resulting from its number of protons nuclear charge
the distance between the nucleus of an atom and it's outermost energy level atomic raduis
the attraction a nucleus has resulting from its number of protons electronegativity

Human development Crossword

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each child achieves ________ milestones at a different age language
we get _________ when bad things happen to upset up emotional
once your child turns 5 they will start getting their _________ education
there will be many __________ once you become a new parent challenges
________ from your mistakes learning
___________ is the process of growing development
________ should be a part of your everyday life fitness
________ is the comprehension of ones thoughts thinking
make sure you feed your children lots of fruit and vegetables because there ________ is very important health
it is very important to teach your child _______ skills social
_______ are the things we go through that make us motivated experiences
children and adults need to be _________ active physically
you should be doing __________ with your kids for at least an hour everyday activities
you may notice that your children have a similar _________ as you personality
________ is taking the feelings of others and validating them understanding
_______ interaction with other children is very important social
watching a child's ______ is a key to their development growth
__________ is the way in which people act behaviour
_________ will strengthen the relationship between the parent and child communication
you need successful __________ to be able to rely on others at times relationships

The American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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The Patriot soldier also had greater motivation, or sense of purpose. The British relied on ______ to fight for them. The Americans called these mercenaries "Hessians" mercenaries
They placed great value on liberty and personal freedom. After rejecting the rule of the British Parliament, they were unwilling to _______power to their own Continental Congress. transfer
To meet this need, the Congress established the Continental Army, which depended on the states to ______ soldiers. recruit
The Continental Army also had a hard time finding officers—qualified military commanders. Some were young men who were recruited from the ranks. The best officers had experience from ______, or earlier, wars. previous
In February 1778, France declared war on Britain and sent money, equipment, and troops to _______ the American Patriots. aid
Many soldiers became sick and died. Other men _______,or left without permission. Some officers quit. The Continental Army seemed to be falling apart. deserted
The amount of bills was greater than the supply of gold and silver backing them. This led to ______, which means that it took more and more money to buy the same amount of goods. inflation
. Other northern states soon took similar measures. Still, the ______ of slavery would remain unsettled for many years. issue
. British vessels formed an effective ________, keeping ships from entering or leaving American harbors. blockade
A _______ is a privately owned merchant ship outfitted with weapons. privateer
They also saved the key port of Charles Town, South Carolina, from the British. Although this was a small battle, its _______ on the rest of the war was great. impact
Another section joined Francis Marion's raids. Greene combined his forces in March. Greene's army was forced to retreat, but the British ______ great losses in the process. sustained
Washington kept his new _______, or plan of action, secret. He wanted Clinton to think the Patriots still planned to attack at New York. strategy
The British were trapped. American and French forces began a ______they blocked off the British supply and escape routes. siege
There would be a few more clashes on land and sea. However, the defeat at Yorktown convinced the British that the war was too costly to _______, or proceed with. pursue

Lord of The Flies Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Piggy's_______light the fire. Specs
The boys start to become_______ the longer they are on the island. Savages
Who cries when Piggy dies? Ralph
Percival always say what with his name? Address
The______was part of the first rule. Conch
What have you been doing? Having a _____ or something? War
Where's the man with the_______? Trumpet
All around him the long_____smashed into the jungle was a bath of heat. Scar
His eyes could not break away and the______hung in space before him. (Abbreviate) LOTF
Where does Ralph discover the conch? Lagoon
What made the scar on the island? Plane
What character lived with his auntie and suffers asthma? Piggy
What smashes into piggy and kills him? Rock
Sensitive boy who suffers seizures Simon
What do Roger and Maurice destroy? (Two words) Sand Castle
What kind of island are they on? Tropical
What did they see in the jungle and called it the beast? Parachutist
The signal fire represents? Hope
Piggy can't run because he has_________. Asthma
Piggy has been wearing specs since he was______. Three
Ralph's father was in the______. Navy
Jack's last name? Merridew
Ralph says being called Piggy is better than_______. Fatty
Jack's in charge of the______. Choir
What are creepers? (other than branches) Vines
In the beginning, Jack couldn't kill the____. Pig
There aren't any________on the island. Adults
Smaller kids are called? Littluns
Bigger kids are called? Biguns
Henry was the______ of [the littluns]. Biggest
What compelled the others to listen to Jack? Mask
What did the boys see in the horizon in chapter four? Smoke
They let the _______fire go out. Bloody
Kill the pig! Cut her _____! Bash her in! Throat
Ralph slowly started treating Piggy with_______. Respect
The littluns keep having________. Nightmares
Ralph didn't blow the conch in chapter five because he was afraid of losing his_______. Power
What a place for a_______! Fort
Are all of you off your_______? Rockers
Who almost got killed because he was acting like the pig? Robert
Who did Ralph call, "Boys armed with sticks,"? Hunters
What do they call their meetings? Assemblies
The greatest ideas are the__________. Simplest
The hunters started calling Jack______. Chief
What gift do they give to the beast? (Two words) Pigs head
What made the Lord of The Flies look like it was moving? Flies
Piggy said Simons death was an_________. Accident
The hunters took the power to make______when they took Piggys glasses. Fire
Who found the boys? Officer
Ralph began to____because of all that has happened to him. Cry

Giant Word Wall Puzzle Word Search

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LOTR Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The grey wizard Gandalf
Last name of the hobbits who are rumoured to be rich Baggins
The ring bearer Frodo
Home of the woodland elves Mirkwood
first finder of the ring after Isildur Deagol
The crazy family known for its adventurous spirit Took
The one who will rule them all Sauron
Stealer of the silver spoons Lobelia
The ring bearers best friend and cousin Merry
The gardeners last name Gamgee
Peregrin’s shortened name Pippin
Where the forces of evil rise Mordor
Gollum’s real name Smeagol
Where it all began, where Sam gardens Bag end
the name of the gardener Samwise
Home of the hobbits The Shire

Animals Crossword

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Striped animal that looks like a horse zebra
This animal has a very long neck Giraffe
This animal loves bananas monkey
Slow moving and has a shell turtle
King of the jungle Lion
This animal likes to eat carrots and sugar cubes horse
Has big ears and likes to hop rabbit
Man's Best Friend dog
Lives in the cold and waddles Penguin
Some say this animal has nine lives cat
This animal is grey with one big horn rhino
Big animal that has one horn elephant
You can find them with the sheep and it has horns Goat

Biomes Crossword

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Description

The amount of biomes. six
A large area with similar biotic and abiotic factors. Biome
A grassland that has a lot of rainfall during some seasons and very little rainfall in others. Savanna
Characterized by very low winter temperatures and short, cool summers. Tundra
A non-living thing. Abiotic
Biomes that are found on land. Land Biomes
A grassland with warm summers and cold winters. Temperate Grasslands
A region that has little or no plant life, long periods without rain, and extreme temperatures: usually found in hot climates. Desert
A living thing. Biotic
Gets its name from conifers, the main type of tree that grows there. Coniferous Forests
Comes from a Latin word that means "to fall off." Deciduous
Has warm temperatures and high rainfall that allows a lot of plants to grow. Tropical Rain Forests
The natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organisms. Habitat
The temperature and precipitation of a particular area. Climate

Rates of Reaction Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Chemicals react together when their particles ________with each other. collide
particles must be moving very fast and have lots of kinetic _______ for collisions to occur. energy
A solid reactant will react faster if it is broken into ____________ pieces. smaller
the smaller a reactant the larger its _____ surfacearea
An increase in surface area means that there will be more ________ between the reactants. collision
A ____ reactant will react faster if it is broken into ____________ pieces. This increases the _______ and allows more ________ between the reactants collision
Adding a ______can also speed up a reaction because it helps to lower the activation energy
How quickly or slowly a reaction takes place reaction rate
A substance that blocks a catalyst inhibitor
Increasing the ______ increases the speed of the molecules temperature
At a higher ______, there are more particles in the same amount of space. concentration
The speed of a chemical reaction may be defined as the change in concentration of a substance divided by the_______ time
Anything that increases the number of successful collisions between reactant particles will speed up a ________ reaction
The presence of a ______ increases the reaction rate catalyst
At a higher temperature, particles move faster
As the pressure increases, the space in which the gas particles are moving becomes smaller
More kinetic energy means more movement
The rate of reaction is used to describe the ____of reaction. speed