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Age Of Exploration Crossword

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Estalished school for geogropher, astronomers, and map makers Prince Henry
Explored South East tip of Africa Bartolomeu Dias
Found an all water to asia Vasco de game
Theory if he traveled west across the ocean he wil find a faster route to Asia Christopher Columbus
What Country funded Christopher Columbus Spain
Island east cost of the America West Indies
Who figured out that Columbus found a new land Amerigo Vespucci
What did he name the continent America
Who went around the world Ferdinand Magellan
Disadvantages of Columbus Exploration Disease
Multiple people to to divide the investment, profit and risk Joint-stock
Where did the Dutch have control of asia Indonesia
What were the goods the Dutch were intrested to Spicies
What did the Dutch build in cit they controlled Trading outpost
What affected the Ottoman Empire during the 16 century Trade routes
Force people to nuy a permit to trade Cartaz Strategy
why did the Portuguese not create colonies in the indian ocean region Empires
Main reason that the Ottoman Empire didn't sell to the West Europeans Religion

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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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

The Age of Exploration Crossword

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Spanish conqueror of Mexico Hernan Cortes
took the lead in European exploration Portugal
went around the cape and cut across the Indian ocean to the coast of India Vasco de Gama
a thriving spice trade port melaka
believed he could reach Asia by sailing west instead of east around Africa Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus explored these coastlines cuba
persuaded the king of Spain to finance his voyage to Asia through the western hemisphere Ferdinand Magellan
explored the New England coastline of the Americas for England John Cabot
his letters described the land he saw led to the use of the name America Amerigo Vespucci
individuals with firearms, organizational skills, and determination that led to success conquistadors
Aztec monarch montezuma
landed on the pacific coast of south America with 180 men Francisco Pizarro
the right of landowners to use native Americans as laborers encomienda
the exchange of plants and animals between Europe and Asia columbian exchange
a settlement of people living in a new territory, linked to a parent country colony
a set of principles that dominated society mercantilism
the difference in value between what a nation imports and what it exports balance of trade
payments subsides
large agricultural estates plantations
connected Europe, Asia, and Africa triangular trade
the middle portion of the triangular trade route middle passage
"so great is the corruption that our country is being completely depopulated" king afonso
pulled into the slave trade benin
in the 1500's Portugal came to dominate this land Brazil
Spanish and Portuguese officials who had been born in Europe peninsulares
descendants of Europeans born in Latin America creoles
offspring of Europeans and Native Americans mestizos
offspring of Africans and Europeans mulattoes

Age of Exploration Crossword

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People who sought freedom from religious persecutions in England by founding a colony Puritans
What is an economic based on private ownership and investment of money Capitalism
Spanish soldiers,explorers, and fortune hunters who took part in the conquest Conquistador
A person of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage Mestizo
Group of people who founded the colony of Plymouth in Massachusetts to escape religious persecution in England Pilgrims
The voyage that brought captured Africans to the West Indies and later to North and South America, to be sold as slaves Middle Passage
policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries politically, economically or socially Imperialism
The global transfer of foods, plants, animals, diseases, and people during the colonization of the Americas. Columbian Exchange
Government-chartered joint-stock company that controlled the spice trade in the East Indies. Dutch East India Company
The exchange of manufactured goods, raw materials and slaves between Europe, Africa, and Europe Triangular Trade
The islands that Europeans called the Spice Islands where many of Asia's valuable spices came from Malaccas
Portuguese explorer that explored the east African coast and found the Indian port of Calicut. Vasco de Gama
Portuguese king who financially supported the exploration of Africa. Wanted to spread Christianity and supported sea navigation. Henry the Navigator
a company founded by the British to establish a trade route to Asia, was pushed out by the more powerful and wealthier Dutch company. British East India Company
China became a dominant power during this dynasty, ruled from 1368 To 1644. Ming Dynasty
a Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army of samurai. Daimyo
completed the unification of Japan, became the shogun (military commander who ruled in the name of the emperor) Tokugawa Ieyasu
one of the professional warriors who served Japanese feudal lords. Samurai
Japanese trading port open to foreign traders and missionaries Nagasaki
Tokugawa Ieyasu's power base which he made the Japanese capital, a small fishing village that would later become the city of Tokyo. Edo

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

Countries of Asia Word Search

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Jordan
Indonesia
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Syria
North Korea
Singapore
Sri Lanka
Philippines
Vietnam
Maldives
Iran
Kuwait
Iraq
Taiwan
Pakistan
Mongolia
Russia
India
Thailand
South Korea
Israel
Japan
China

Geography of Asia Crossword

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Also called the Middle East Southwest Asia
Asia is the largest _____. Continent
The most populated metropolitan area in the world Tokyo
Highest mountain range in the world Himalayas
Highest Peak in World Everest
Longest river in Asia Yangtze
Lowest place on earth DeadSea
Asia is connected to this continent. Europe
Subcontinent that collided with Asia 50 million years ago Indian
Name given to "super continent" Pangaea
Control much of the climate in the rainforests monsoons
Some animals in the rainforest are on the brink of ______________. extinction
Climate in the rainforest hot
Natural resource in Russia and Middle East oil
China is Asia's top producer of this valuable resource coal
Occupation for 2/3 of Asia farming
Major crop rice
Evergreen forest in North Asia taiga
World's deepest lake Baikal
Coldest desert Gobi
Region in Russia Siberia

Industrial Revolution Crossword

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a system in which machines rapidly produce large quantities of goods in factories Factory system
a "let things be" attitude on the part of the government toward industry; government does not control the industries Laissez-faire
a political and economic system in which the government owns the means of production Socialism
German philosopher; he called on workers to overthrow capitalism. His ideas helped inspire socialism Karl Marx
a person who organizes, manages, and assumes the risk of business Entrepreneur
the control of a region or country by another country Imperialism
a man-made waterway built in Egypt in 1860s to connect the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea Suez Canal
a meeting of European leaders at which a plan to divide Africa was made Berlin Conference
Dutch farmers who settled in South Africa in the 1600s Boers
company created to control trade between Britain, India, and East Asia British East India Company
the period when the British controlled India Raj
areas in China over which other countries had economic power spheres of influence
an attempt to drive all Europeans out of China Boxer Rebellion
native people of Australia Aborigines
the original settlers of New Zealand Maori
The U.S. declared war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship Maine in Havana harbor. The war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which resulted in Spain losing control over their territories including: Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Guam The Spanish American War
a type of journalism in which stories are exaggerated in order to attract readers Yellow journalism
amendment to Cuba's constitution that limited Cuba's right to make treaties and allowed the U.S. to intervene in Cuban affairs Platt Amendment
a devotion and loyalty to one's country; develops among people with a common language, religion, or history Nationalism
self-governing countries made up of people with a common cultural background Nation-state
Italian military and political leader, he led the movement for Italian unification Giuseppe Garibaldi
Prussian prime minister, he led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German Empire Otto von Bismarck

Asia Crossword

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It is a 1569 mile long river flowing across India and Bangladesh into the Bay of Bengal Ganges river
It is is the second longest river in China. Yellow river
Its also called the Sindhū River or Abāsīn, is a major south-flowing river in South Asia. Indus River
Is is located in Southeast Asia, flowing 2,703 miles from the Tibetan Plateau to the Mekong Delta into the South China Sea. Mekong River
known in China as the Cháng Jiāng or the Yángzǐ Jiāng, is the longest river in Asia and the third-longest in the world. Yangtze river
It is a bay that forms the northeastern part of the Indian Ocean. bay of bengal
It is the world's third largest ocean covering an area of 28,350,000 square miles. Indian Ocean
It's located between Japan and Korea, along the northeast section of the continent of Asia. Sea of Japan
It is in The Gulf of Tonkin and the Gulf of Thailand are its chief embayments. south china sea
it bounds on a line running from the mouth of the Yangtze River (Chiang Jiang) to Cheju Island off South Korea. yellow sea
It is the largest Asian desert Gobi Desert
Also known as the “Place of Ruins” or the “Sea of Death”, is the largest desert in China, at over 1000km (620mi) long and 400km (250mi) wide. Taklamakan Desert
It stretches across the northeastern portion of India Himalayan mountains
is a peninsula in East Asia. Korean Peninsula
is a populous nation in East Asia whose vast landscape encompasses grassland, desert, mountains, lakes, rivers and more than 14,000km of coastline. china
Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. Indonesia
an island nation in the Pacific Ocean with dense cities, imperial palaces, mountainous national parks and thousands of shrines and temples japan
Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. North Korea
East Asian nation on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, shares one of the world’s most heavily militarized borders with North Korea. South Korea
Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Vietnam

latitude and longitude word search

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