Type
Crossword
Description

"An ___ for an ___ makes the whole world blind" Eye
This man believed in human rights and nonviolence. Gandhi
Gandhi decided to harvest this when the British put a tax on it. Salt
He read the scriptures of every _________. Religion
This was one of the few items he had which represented his forgiveness and he walked in these. Sandals
This is Gandhi's religion. Hindu
Gandhi experinced racism first hand in this country. South Africa
Gandhi had these, they showed how he could see the world in many different perspectives. Glasses
When Gandhi was young he studied to be a __________. Lawyer
Sometimes Gandhi would not ______ for days until riots passed. Eat

Mahatma Gandhi Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

born in this city, located in the Indian state of Gujarat Porbandar
was born into this caste Vaisya
his middle name was this Karamchand
married her at the age of thirteen Kasturbai
decided to study this at the age of seventeen, but later froze in front of a judge when he began practicing law
took place in 1919; one of the events that sparked Ghandi's determination to free India Amritsar Massacre
was traveling here to represent a firm of Muslims South Africa
bought a farm here in an attempt to regain a simple lifestyle Natal
he took this vow of celibacy after having four sons Brahmacharya
became his philosophy; comprised of two words meaning, "truth" and "obstinacy Satyagraha
required the registration and fingerprinting of Indians Black Act
Gandhi gathered 2,000 fellow Indians here to burn registration cards as one of first act of nonviolent protesting Johannesburg
passed in 1919 by British government that allowed for the imprisonment of any suspected terrorist Rowlatt Act
The British government passed this in order to make production of salt illegal Salt Act
India gains this in 1946 independence
In 1948, Gandhi worked to promote peace in this country by having India compensate them Pakistan
assassinated Gandhi Nathuram Vinayak Godse

Ancient India Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prince Siddhartha became the ________ when he was 35. Buddha
An Ideal state of happiness and peace Nirvana
Hindu mathematitians were the first to consider this as a number zero
The basis of Buddhism; tells how to end suffering FourNobleTruths
One who gives up worldy pleasures ascetic
Ruler of the Mauryan Empire from 322 to 187 B.C.E. Ashoka
________ displayed commands around the Mauryan Empire. Edicts
The Empire ruled by King Ashoka Mauryan
The mountain range located along India's border Himalaya
An ancient Indian language used to write the Hindu vedas Sanskrit
Hindu name for a force that is greather then all other deities Brahman
The cycle of birth, death, and rebirth Samsara
A time of great prosperity and achievement GoldenAge
The Gupta Empire was divided into _______ that were ruled by royal governors provinces
India is a _______ of Asia subcontinent
An early religion brought to India by the Aryans Hinduism
Created to encourage trade in the Gupta Empire roads
Queen _______ gave birth to Prince Siddhartha Maya

Martin Luther and the Reformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A piece of paper for sale that was supposed to offer forgiveness of sins indulgence
A place to wait after death until your sins are forgiven and you can go to heaven purgatory
Some people believe that enough of these will get you into heaven good works
Jesus' __________ is the only thing that grants forgiveness of our sins death
Martin Luther nailed 95 of these to the church door to encourage debate theses
Someone who criticizes the church and goes against what it teaches heretic
To exclude from the church excommunicate
The place of Martin Luther's birth and death Eisleben
Martin's father wanted him to become a ____________. lawyer
Martin did not get to read this until he was an adult Bible
An official statement from the Pope papal bull
To take back something you said recant
A book of questions and answers about Christian beliefs catechism
A statement of beliefs confession
Acting right and being right with God righteousness
In Martin's time, people thought they had to pay ___________ to receive forgiveness of sins money
"It is by grace you have been saved, through ____________." (Ephesians 2:8) faith
The Apostles' _____________ is an example of a confession of faith Creed
Martin prayed to this saint when he was caught in a thunderstorm St. Anne
Martin thought that be becoming a _________, he could finally receive God's love and forgiveness monk
What Martin Luther called his wife Katie
Luther translated the Bible into this language German
The time of change in the church that Luther helped bring about Reformation

Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

Around the World in 80 Days Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This country was colonized by Japan from 1910-1945 KOREA
This region of China Fogg visits was colonized by the United Kingdom until 1997 HONGKONG
This empire colonized many countries in South America starting in 1492 Spain
This African nation was founded in 1822 by former slaves Liberia
This African nation was among the few that retained independence during the colonial era Ethiopia
This major city was known as Bombay while under British rule, so that it was easier for English-speakers to pronounce Mumbai
The British colonizers' name for the Indian city of Yangon is also the name of this ship Fogg travels on Rangoon
Latin for "by this way" via
This era of British history is named after the queen at the time Victorian
This device did not exist in Foggs' time but changed communication forever in the 20th century radio
The area of Montreal is also the territory of this Iroquois nation Mohawk
This historical figure played an important role in freeing India from British rule Gandhi
A type of city located on the sea, and also the name for a fancy wine port
A helpful diagram for any journey map
Fogg encounters this religion in India. In 2018, this is the 3rd largest religion in the world. Hindu
This is a greeting in many cultures instead of hand-shaking bow
This is the capital of Japan Tokyo
This language is spoken in many African nations today following colonization French
This region of the world has many nations still ruled by European nations Carribean

Ancient India Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prince Siddhartha became the ________ when he was 35. Buddha
An ideal state of happiness and peace Nirvana
Hindu mathematitians were the first to consider this a number zero
The basis of Buddhism; tells how to end suffering FourNobleTruths
One who gives up worldly pleasures Ascetic
Ruler of the Mauryan Empire from 322 to 187 B.C.E. Ashoka
Displayed laws around the Mauryan Empire Edicts
The _______ Empire was ruled by King Ashoka Mauryan
The ______ Mountains are located along India's border Himalaya
An ancient Indian language used to write the Hindu vedas Sanskrit
Hindu name for a force that is greater than all other deities Brahman
The cycle of birth, death, and rebirth Samsara
A time of great prosperity and achievement GoldenAge
India is a ______ of Asia Subcontinent
First ruler of the Gupta Empire Chandragupta
An early religion brought to India by the Aryans Hinduism
Queen ________ gave birth to Prince Siddhartha Maya
Created to encourage trade in the Gupta Empire Roads
The religion founded by Prince Siddhartha Buddhism
A trip taken to a holy place Pilgramage

Crossword Puzzle: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Type
Crossword
Description

What did Gandhi's followers call him Mahatma
When was Gandhi born October 2, 1869
What was Gandhi's wife's name Kasturbai
Where was Gandhi born Porbander
Why did Gandhi and 60,000 other people get arrested Salt March
What happend to Gandhi in first class when he refused to give up his seat Thrown out
What was Gandhi fighting for nonvilence
What college did Gandhi go to Inner temple
What was Gandhi trying to do make peace
How did Gandhi die shot
When did Gandhi die January 30,1948

Martin Luther King Jr Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Dr. King was a great ____________. orator
He wanted all laws to be fair
He made many famous speeches
He was a Baptist preacher
He led many for equality, justice and freedom for all people marches
He wanted justice
He lived in Atlanta
He went to many times jail
He won the peace prize in l964. nobel
His wife was named Coretta
He was born the month of January
He led the famous march know as Selma
He believed in _________not violence. peace
He was murder at the Lorraine motel
He rallied for __________rights of Black Americans. voting
Whenever people gathered for a peaceful demonstration many _______broke out. riots
Martin Luther King was ________________in 1968. assassinated
He wanted equal _________for all people. rights
Martin Luther King had four_________________. children
Andrew __________was one of his followers. Young
John ___________was a young man when he joined in the movement for civil rights. Lewis
Martin Luther King was __________ as were many other civil rights workers during this time. murdered
The marchers faced ___________by law enforcement officers during their fight for freedom. abuse
Dr. King died the month of _____________. April
Dr. King and his wife Coretta both attended __________University. Harvard

Between The Wars Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

These were how Stalin rid Russia of unsatisfactory people Purges
No man's land between Germany and France. Rhineland
A leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, the main leader of the peasant revolution in the state of Morelos, and the inspiration of the agrarian movement called Zapatismo. (First and last name) Emiliano Zapata
What was the Supreme Soviet? Legislative Branch
There were two of these natural disasters in Japan during this time. One in 1933 and one in 1935, both caused wide-spread damage. Earthquakes
What type of government did Stalin lead Totalitarian
Hitler's brand of discrimination Antisemitism
The superior race, Hitler's end goal was to have a world of these. Aryans
List of economic goals created by Stalin. (Three words) Five Year Plan
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Maozedong
Chinese communist revolutionary and founding father of the People's Republic of China. (first and last name) Egyptian Independence
An insurrection in British Nigeria which occurred in November 1929.(Three words) The Women's War
The type of protest endorsed by Gandhi. Nonviolent
The political party founded in 1911 by Sun Yat- sen; it governed China under Jiang Jieshi Guomindang
Fascist leader in Italy Mussolini
Official religion Atheism
The original symbol of fascism, an ancient Imperial Roman symbol of power carried by lictors in front of magistrates; a bundle of sticks featuring an axe, indicating the power over life and death. Fasces
Who is always watching?(Two words) Big Brother
An authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization. Fascism
Mexican statesman, writer, and revolutionary who served as the 33rd president of Mexico from 1911 until his assassination in 1913. He was an advocate for social justice and democracy. (First and last name) Francis Comandero
The Japanese invasion of _____ began on September 18, 1931, when the Kwantung Army of the Empire of Japan invaded Manchuria immediately following the Mukden Incident. Manchuria
Iinternational communist organization that advocated world communism, also known as Third International, Cominterm
Political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule.(first and last name) Mohandas Ghandi
Britain controlled ____ through Colonial Rule Africa
Japanese emperor who came to the throne in the 1920s. He reigned over the Japanese in World War II. Hirohito
Mexican general and politician who served seven terms as President of Mexico, a total of three and a half decades .(first and last name) Porfiro Diaz
A nationalist liberal political party in Egypt Wafd Party

Night Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The prisioners ate this and soup Bread
The only son Elie
The youngest of the Wiesel children Tzipora
Dreamed of going to haifa with Elie & Yossi Tibi
They walked here from auschwitz Buna
Elies inheritance was a knife & a ___ Spoon
The town were Elie Wisel grew up Transylvania
Elie wanted his family to move here Palestine
The reception center for auschwitz Birkenau
He tried to warn the jews in sighet: ___ the beadle Mosh
Elie had surgery on his ___ Foot
Elie's fathers first name Chiomo
Jews had to wear this to be identified as jews Yellow Star
The german security police Gestapo
The jewish new year Rosh
Jewish musicans were not allowed to play this composers music Beethoven
This movement rescued the prisioners at buchenwald Resistance
Elie Wiesel grew up in this town Sighet
The germans arrested the jewish leaders on seventh day of ___ Passover
Resembled a large railroad station Synagogue
Told Elie he had n9t been written down Yossi
They liberated the men in the hospital Russians
Elie did not do this on Yom Kippur Fast
It ___ during the entire evacuation march Snowed
German jew who headed the block at buna Alphonse
A small town on the Czechosolovakian border Kaschau
These people beatted up the jew Kapos
Mr. Wiesel diedbin this camp Buchenwald
Mr. Wiesel had this ailment when he died Dysentery
Mr. Wiesel did not recognize this cousin Stein