Type
Crossword
Description

a complicated irregular network of passages or paths in which it is difficult to find one's way; a maze labyrinth
a Greek island in the eastern Mediterranean Sea Crete
Largest city in crete knossos
a goddess symbolizing fertility and the source of life. Mother Earth
He killed the Cretan Minotaur with the help of Ariadne Theseus
creature who was half man and half bull Minotaur
Cretan sport for both sexes involving grasping the horns of a bull and tumbling over him bullleaping bull leaping
a place regarded as holy shrines
the central hall of a large Mycenaean house megaron
author of the Iliad and the Odyssey and a greek poet Homer

Mycenaean Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Network of paths through which its difficult to find the way labyrinth
The palace House of double ax
thin animal skin parchment
Young Greek prince Theseus
One of the largest cities in Crete Knossos
places to worship Shrines
Square room with fireplace in the center megaron
people who live and work on another persons land Tenants
wars between groups or citizens Civil war
people that entered greece Dorians
Soon turned into Minor Asia Ionia
a form of bull fighting Bull leaping
Body of human, head of bull; kept in labyrinth by king Minotaur
Island in Medterranean crete
wife of Mycenaean king hellenes
Wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey Homer
City in Minor Asia Troy
Main god Mother earth

Theseus and Minotaur Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Maze Labyrinth
A Hairy Mythical Beast Minotaur
A Spider Woman Ariadne
Theseus' Father Aegis
Leader of the Gods Zeus
Where Gods live Mount Olympus
King of Crete Minos
Large Greek city Athens
Form of transportation on water Ship
Theseus' Godfather Poseiden

Chapter 9 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

was an elaborate structure designed and built by the legendary artificer Daedalus for King Minos of Crete at Knossos. labyrinth
an island in the mediterranean sea crete
largest cities of crete knossos
palace house of double ax
great goddess mother earth
was the mythical king of Athens and was the son of Aethra by two fathers: Aegeus and Poseidon. theseus
a body of a man and the head of a bull minotaur
a form of bull fighting bull leaping
thin animal skin parchment
a place regarded as holy because of its associations with a divinity or a sacred person or relic, typically marked by a building or other construction. shrines
a square room with a fireplace megaron
people who live on and work another persons land tenants
war between citizens of one nation civil war
were one of the four major ethnic groups among which the Hellenes (or Greeks) of Classical Greece considered themselves divided (along with the Aeolians, Achaeans and Ionians). dorians
is an ancient region of central coastal Anatolia in present-day Turkey, the region nearest İzmir, which was historically Smyrna. ionia
a native of modern Greece (chiefly in the title of the now exiled royal family). hellenes
is best known as the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey. He was believed by the ancient Greeks to have been the first and greatest of the epic poets. homer
was a city situated in what is known from Classical sources as Asia Minor, now northwest Anatolia in modern Turkey, located south of the southwest end of the Dardanelles/Hellespont and northwest of Mount Ida at Hisarlık. troy

Theseus and the Minotaur Word Search

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CRETE
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7th Grade Social Studies Notes Word Search

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Description

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Theseus and the Minotaur Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Large Greek city Athens
Where Gods live MountOlympus
Theseus' mortal father Aegeus
Theseus' mother Aethera
A hairy mythical beast Minotaur
A maze labyrinth
King of Crete Minos
Wife of Aegeus Medea
God of the seas Poseidon
Medea's son Medus
The pinebender Sinis
The stretcher Procrustes
Daughter of Sinis Perigune
Minos' father Zeus
Princess of Crete Ariadne
Ariadne's mother Pasiphae

Icarus and Daedalus crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Where did Daedalus go when he was exiled from his homeland? Crete
What was the name that Daedalus invented that was half cow half man? Minotaur
Were did Icarus land when the sun melted the wax? Sea
How did Theseus escape the maze? (what material did he use?) string
Where did Minos imprison Daedalus and Icarus? Tall tower
What was Daedalus known as? Inventor
What did Daedalus nephew serve as ? apprentice
Who did Ariadne fall in love with? Theseus
Who did Daedalus serve? King Minos
What did Daedalus design to contain the beast? Labyrinth
What material did Theseus use to escape the maze? string

Greece SS Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A network of paths through which it is difficult to find ones way Labyrinth
Sacred places of worship Shrines
Wars between opposing groups of citizens Civil war
A major trading city in Asia Minor Troy
settlements on the western shore of Asia Minor Ionia
People who live and work on another persons land Tenants
A young Greek prince who was sacrificed Theseus
One of the most large cities of Crete Knossos
A form of bull-fighting where men would grip their horns in attempt to be tossed onto it's back Bull leaping
the animal skin layers Parchment
The five-story palace in Knossos used for government, temple, factory, and warehouse House of the Double Ax
A square room with a fire place in the center Megaron
A blind Greek poet who wrote Iliad about the Trojan war, and the odyssey Homer
An island located on the Mediterranean Sea Crete
A huge monster that was held in a labyrinth, had the body of a man and the head of a bull Minotaur
People who entered and conquered the Mycenaeans Dorians
The great goddess who was their main god Mother Earth

Chapter 10 – Ancient Greece Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

its own island Crete
Minoan capital city Knossos
Archeologist that found the Minoans Arthur Evan
Mycenaean capital Mycenae
Archeologist that found Mycenaean Heinrich Scheuermann
Mycenaean way of life armies
Homer famous epics Odyssey
a city state that was independent like a country polis
temple at the top of the hill acropolis
a market place at the bottom agora
shields overlapping each other phalanx
strong leader who would take over and run the government in an emergency tyrant
a few people hold power oligarchy
all people share power democracy
king of Sparta Menelaus
The war started because of a her Hellen
main prince of troy Hector
who killed Menelaus hector
who wins the fight Achilles
what armies left a large wooden horse greek

Theseus and the Minotaur Word Search

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