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Crossword
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This South Pacific country (and continent) is experiencing horrible wildfires australia
Meghan Markle and this man (her husband and third in line to England's throne) voluntary quit the royal family last week harry
This country, fresh off a conflict with the U.S., admitted to shooting down an Ukrainian airliner last week iran
Benedict XVI recently released a controversial book. He was ___ until he retired in 2013 pope
Kimia Alizadeh, an Olympian, reported on Instagram over the weekend that she has defected from this country iran
This New England Patriot wide receiver was arrested over the weekend for jumping on the hood of a car edelman
Two WWII-era bombs were neutralized in Dortmund, a city in this European country Germany
Haitham bin Tariq Al Said was named this country's new sultan (king) last week oman
London police backtracked after naming this climate protest group as "extremists" Extinctionrebellion
The Taal volcano erupted in this Southeast Asian nation philippines

Middle Eastern Countries Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Afghanistan
Algeria
Arabian Sea
Black Sea
Cyprus
Egypt
Euphrates River
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Mediterranean Sea
Morocco
Nile River
Oman
Pakistan
Persian Gulf
Qatar
Red Sea
Saudi Arabia
Sudan
Syria
Tigris River
Tunisia
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Yemen

SS7G5 crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

West of Aghanistan. Iran
North of Saudi Arabia. Iraq
East of Iran. Aghanistan
East of the Red sea. Saudi Arabia
The homeland of the Jewish race. Israel
North of Iraq. Turkey
Goes thru Turkey,Syria,And last Iraq. Euphrates River
ends of where the Euphrates river ends. Tigris River
Lies along the east boarder of Israel. Jordan River
A canal that goes between the Mediterranean Sea and Red Sea. Suez Canal
Southwest of Iran. and north east of Saudi Arabia. Persain Gulf
Connecting the Persian Gulf to the Gulf of Oman. Strait of Hormuz
located near Saudi Arabia and goes to India then Samalia. Arabian Sea
West of Saudi Arabia. Red Sea
has the coast that is the Mediterranean sea and its in the top left of Israel. Gaza Strip

Studies Weekly Week 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mountain range in the Proclamation of 1763 Appalachian
one who stayed true to the King of England loyalists
places to live quarters
one who wanted the colonies to become an independent country patriot
to convince persuade
branch of British government that made laws Parliament
volunteer army militia
murder of people who cannot defend themselves massacre
Great Britain's foe in 1754 war France
defended British soldiers after the Boston Massacre: John ____________ Adams

Middle East Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Religious leaders hold the power IRAN
One of the world's most important source of oil IRAQ
The birthplace of several different religious ISREAL
Most Turkish people live here TURKEY
Has been in war for years AFGHANISTAN
Is the home to the religion of Islam SAUDI ARABIA
Independent small country, Borders Egypt and Israel GAZA STRIP
Northern part of Indian Ocean bounded by by Pakistan and Iran ARABIAN SEA
Connects Red Sea to Mediterranean Sea SUEZ CANAL
Lies between Strait of Hormuz and the Indian Ocean PERSIAN GULF
Flows through northeast Iran and the southwest to the Arabian Peninsula TIGRIS RIVER
Flow through Jordan JORDAN RIVER
One of the most historically important rivers in western Asia EUPHRATES RIVER
Between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf STRAIT OF HORMUZ
method in which water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture IRRIGATION
Water that is contamination WATER POLLUTION
The unbalanced division of anything UNEQUAL DISTRIBUTION
An ethnic group that the native language is a variety of Arabic ARAB
A ethnic group that was with the Ottoman Empire KURD
Believes the new leader should be in the prophets Muhammad's bloodline SUNNI
Believed in the teachings of Muhammad ISLAM
Newest Religion JUDAISM
World's largest religion CHRISTIANITY
A variety. State of being diverse. DIVERSITY
Believed the new leader should be of the head of state SHIA MUSLIM
a community who share a common cultural background ETHNIC GROUP
A set of individuals whose identity as such is distinctive in common doctrines, practicers or rituals RELIGIOUS GROUP

Southwest Asia Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Ankara
Turkey
Damascus
Riyadh
Doha
Qatar
Muscat
Oman
Beirut
Lebanon
Kuwait
Kuwait
Red Sea
Amman
Jordan
Persian Gulf
Jerusalem
Israel
Mediterranean Sea
Baghdad
Iraq
Gulf of Oman
Tehran
Iran
Gulf of Aden
Nicosia
Cyprus
Caspian Sea
Manama
Bahrain
Zagros Mountains
Black Sea
Tigris
Baku
Azerbaijan
Taurus Mountains
Arabian Sea
Euphrates
Yerevan
Armenia

JH Current Events (8/12/19) Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Protests continue to ramp up in this Chinese city hongkong
This former Trump aide gave some scathing predictions over the weekend about the president scaramucci
Chinese tech giant huawei
This meteor shower will peak TONIGHT perseids
Wild boars are threatening this European capital city rome
The #1 movie in America last week hobbsandshaw
Pres. Trump sent a unique personal note along with a magazine clipping to this Canadian prime minister trudeau
This convicted child molester and friend to many celebs and politicians was found dead from an apparent prison suicide epstein
This American gymnast made history at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, landing TWO never-before-done flips biles
This PGA golfer won his first event since the Masters in 2018 reed

History Of The Middle East Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The religion of Jews Judaism
The religoius faith of muslims Islam
a republic in SW Asia, on the Mediterranean: formed as a Jewish state Israel
the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. Christianity
a republic in SW Asia, N of Saudi Arabia and W of Iran, centering in the Tigris-Euphrates basin of Mesopotamia Iraq
a native or inhabitant of Saudi Arabia Saudi
a peninsula in SW Asia, including Saudi Arabia, Yemen Arab Republic, People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Arabia
a republic in central Asia, NW of India and E of Iran Afghanistan
an arm of the Indian Ocean, extending NW between Africa and Arabia: connected to the Mediterranean by the Suez Canal Red Sea
a river in SW Asia, flowing SE from SE Turkey through Iraq, joining the Euphrates to form the Shatt-al-Arab Tigris River
a river in SW Asia, flowing from E Turkey through Syria and Iraq, joining the Tigris to form the Shatt-al-Arab near the Persian Gulf Euphrates River
an arm of the Arabian Sea, between SW Iran and Arabia Persian Gulf
a river in SW Asia, flowing from S Lebanon through the Sea of Galilee, then S between Israel and Jordan through W Jordan into the Dead Sea. Jordan River
Strait of, a strait between Iran and the United Arab Emirates, connecting the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Strait Of Hormuz
Gross domestic product (GDP) is the monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period GDP

Absolutism Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the only one of the Wars of Absolutism that was a true global (world) war, where France and Austria were allied for the first time in history SevenYearsWar
Spain's powerful navy was defeated in this war by smaller and faster English ships SpanishArmada
this war was fought over control of the territory of Silesia and whether or not Maria Theresa could stay on the throne of Austria War of Austrian Succession
as a result of this war, France lost its possessions in North America WarofSpanishSuccession
the cause of this war was Louis XIV of France trying to put one of his relatives on the throne of Spain; it was ended by the Treaty of Utrecht SevenYearsWar
one of the causes of this conflict was the help that England was giving pirates who were capturing treasure ships from Spain SpanishArmada
this monarch aided the Protestants in the Netherlands in their efforts to break away from the Spanish empire ElizabethI
known as the "Sun King", this monarch left his country almost completely bankrupt because of his wars and excessive spending LouisXIV
this monarch sent his navy to invade England, but most of his ships were destroyed in a storm PhilipII
this region in northern Europe revolted and became independent of Spain in 1579 TheNetherlands
Henry IV of France made a declaration that French Protestants could worship freely in most cities, an attempt at religious toleration EdictofNantes
Protestants in France were called _____ Huguenots
He had the real power during the reign of Louis XIII in France Cardinal Richelieu
the Finance Minister under Louis XIV in France, he believed in the theory of mercantilism and wanted to make France self-sufficient JeanBaptisteColbert
he ruled Prussia as an absolute ruler, but also allowed religious toleration and made laws less harsh FredericktheGreat
he tried to make Russia more like the countries of Western Europe, promoting education, women's rights, and building a new seaport for trade PetertheGreat
fought between the forces of the king, Charles I, and Parliament over who should have the most power EnglishCivilWar
the leader of Parliament's army in the English Civil War; he ruled England for 10 years when it was a commonwealth OliverCromwell
Charles II was asked to come back to England to rule after the period of the Commonwealth, and the monarchy was re-established theRestoration
because of James I's attempts to bring the Catholic religion back to England, Parliament asked William and Mary (his daughter) to take over as king and queen TheGloriousRevolution
the type of government England has today, was established because of the Glorious Revolution ConstitutionalMonarchy

Shakespeare's Life and Theatre Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Whom did Shakespeare marry? Anne Hathaway
What nickname do we use for Shakespeare? The Bard
What was the name of England's very first theatre? The Theatre
Shakespeare's birthplace Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's works were first published in this. First Folio
First Theatre Troupe Name Lord Chamberlain's Men
Second Theatre Troupe Name The Kingsmen
Main time period in which Shakespeare lived. Renaissance
Name of Shakespeare's theatre TheGlobe
Name of first monarch Shakespeare wrote under. Queen Elizabeth
England's James the First was first this country's James the Sixth Scotland
Shakespeare's plays are mostly written in this verse Iambic Pentameter
Anne Hathaway was how many years older than William? Eight
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
What caused the theatres to close down for breaks? The Plague
How many people could The Globe hold? Three thousand
In 1613, during Henry VIII, this set off a fire that burned down The Globe. A cannon
What group destroyed The Globe after the English Civil War began? The Puritans
These people paid one penny per ticket and stayed in the "pit" or "yard." Groundlings
The troupe of actors that traveled to give performances were called "The Strolling Players"
The name of Shakespeare's eldest daughter Susanna
Play thought to have been the first performed at The Globe. Julius Caesar
Performances were held during the Daylight
Shakespeare lived for how many years? Fifty-two

The Lost Colony of Roanoke Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The word carved into a tree left behind by the English settlers croatoan
The __________________ (nationality) were the first people to land at Roanoke English
In 1584 Sir Walter _______________ sent explorers to set up a new colony Raleigh
The first child of English parents born in America's name was _____________ Virginia Dare
He was the Governor of Roanoke John White
Governor White left Roanoke in 1587 to get more ___________________ supplies
The Colony of Roanoke what located in what state of the United States North Carolina
John White left Roanoke for _________________ years three
England was at war with this country when John White returned to London Spain
What happened to the colony at Roanoke is still a ___________________ Mystery
Governor John White returned to Roanoke in 1590 and everyone had ________ Disappeared
Term for having a settlement with no people Abandoned
There was one human __________________ (group of bones) left at Roanoke. Skeleton
English settlers had to catch lots of this aquatic animal to live on an island Fish
The colony of Roanoke was established on this continent North America