Type
Crossword
Description

whats up front engine
a city based railway system tram
a specialised railcar attached to a steam engine tender
a bolt, pin or nail to hold rails spike
a device that indicates the condition of the line ahead signal
a section of track off the main line siding
a heavy train that has lost speed control runaway
a circular or semi circular structure roundhouse
a refrigerted wagon reefer
a colour generally associated with stop red signal
a hobbyist or enthusiast of trains railfan
a single passenger rail vechile railbus
the articulating part of a coupler that locks automatically knuckle
a piont at which two lines seperate or diverge junction
a device to force water into a steam engine injector
a raised section in rail sorting yard to help sorting trains hump yard
a chamber in which fire is produced firebox
track that lets a rail line cross another at grade Diamond
overhead wire system catenary
the control room of an engine cab
a secondary railway line that splits form the main line branchline
all go ahead colour green light
long and dark tunnel
to carry over water, valley or gorage bridge

Railroading Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When a train is allowed to rush through the station Highball
Two steam engines running behind each other Double Header
Originally ran in 1937 and held the rail speed record of 114 mph until A4 Mallard beat him. Coronation Scot
A type of train enthusiast Railfan
A train that is regularly scheduled to pass through stations at high speeds. Express train
A diesel railcar that drives by itself or with multiple cars DMU
The wheel arrangement of the polar express Berkshire
A steam locomotive with it's cab in front Cab Forward
A train that stops at most stations on the railway line Local
A stop for the train along the railway route Station

Railroad Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Bell
Brake
Butterfly boiler
Caboose
Coal
Conductor
Cow catcher
Engine
Engineer
Fireman
Gandydancer
Rails
Shovel
Signal
Steam
Switchman

Train Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which station is the starting point for Harry Potter's Hogwarts Express? Kings Cross
What's the number of the secret Platform between platforms 9 and 10? Nine and three quarters
Which country has the longest Railway Tunnel? Switzerland
The name of the system where trains glide above a track (using magnets) Maglev
Name of the first Shinkansen bullet trains Zero series
Name of one of the passenger coaches that travel with Thomas the Tank Engine? Clarabel
The National Railway Museum is in which UK city? York
What do trains use to connect to the overhead line? Pantograph
In which country was the first railway built specifically for high-speed trains? Japan
Which train is the holder of the world speed record for steam locomotives? Mallard
What was the name of the famous steam locomotive built by Robert Stephenson and Company in 1829? Rocket
Who was the first British monarch to travel by train? Queen Victoria
Where is Hitachi Rail's UK Manufacturing site? Newton Aycliffe
The UK Prime Minister who attended the opening of Hitachi Rail's UK Manufacturing site David Cameron
The term that is used for a train that can switch between Electric and Diesel power Bi-mode
The name of the new LNER Class 800 fleet manufactured by Hitachi Rail Azuma
In what country does the Class 385 ASR train run? Scotland
Name of the company who are the UK leader in model railway products Hornby
Name of Hitachi’s Class 395 that became the first high-speed passenger train in the UK Javelin

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Scottish inventor who invented the steam engine James Watt
An American inventor who created the cotton gin Eli Whitney
One of the primary inventors of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Created the electric light bulb and phonograph Thomas Edison
Invented and built the worlds first successful airplane Wright Brothers
An engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power Steam Engine
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds Cotton Gin
A glass bulb Light Bulb
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Airplane
He invented the telegraph Samuel Morse
He invented the Kodak camera George Eastman
He invented the steamboat Robert Fulton
He invented the diesel engine Rudolph Diesel
He developed and manufactured the first automobile Henry Ford
Best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current Nikola Tesla
Patented the first practical sewing machine Elias Howe
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company and laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858 Cyrus Field
He invented a new process for building roads John MacAdam
He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the U.S Francis Lowell
He was a co-developer of the Morse code Samuel Morse
Invented coke smelting Abraham Darby
A British inventor who developed a successful wet spinning process for flax in 1824 James Kay
He funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution Moses Brown
He built the first public inter-city railway line in the world to use steam locomotives George Stephenson

Construction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham have one Airport
Used to get from A to B Roads
Used to carry goods and people Transport
Large ships dock here Ports
An artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of boats or ships inland Canal
A built-up area with a name Town
A track made of steel rails which trains run along Railway
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (e.g buildings, roads, power supplies) needed for the operation of society. Infrastructure
A large town City
An enclosed area of water in a port for loading, unloading, and repair of ships Docks
A building for human habitation. Houses
To change an area of a town buy replacing old buildings, roads, etc. redevelopment
Having paid work Employment
A building used as a place of business for non - manual work. Office
A dual - carriageway road designed for fast traffic Motorway

Industrialization Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who starts or organizes a business or a factory. Entrepreneur
Who was part of the working class? Factory-Workers
Where did the Industrial Revolution begin? England
What type of revolution was the industrial revolution? Economic-revolution
Coal was needed to smelt the ______ ore. Iron
What was one of the uses of the steam engine? Drive-Locomotives
Synonym for cloth Textile
Industrialization began in ___________ in 1850. Germany
What was the name of the city that was industrialized first in England? Manchester
Synonym for wagon. Corf
_______ destroyed spinning mules to keep their jobs. Artisans
What was the youngest age children could work at? Five
Factory where iron is smelted for processing. Foundry
Who built the first passenger railway? Robert-Stephenson
What is a combustile gas present in coal mine? Firedamp

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

transisiton to new manufacturing processes from 1760-1840 Industrial Revolution
to produce goods in large quantities mass production
invented the railway air brake George Westington
automobile produced by Ford Motor Company from 1820-1927 Model T
laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean Cyrus Field
system that uses wires and radio signals to send sounds over long distances telephone
glass bulb that produces light by passing an electric current through a filament light bulb
way to quickly mass produce goods where each worker repeatedly performs a specific task until production is complete assembly line
developed a shoe making machine Jan Matzeliger
created a steam engine that worked faster and more efficiently than earlier engines James Watt

Geometry Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Polygons having the same shape. Two polygons whose corresponding angles are congruent and the lengths of the corresponding sides are proportional. SIMILAR POLYGONS
Space occupied by a solid; measured in cubic inches. VOLUME
3-D figure with faces(sides) that are polygons. A solid figure with many plane faces, typically more than six. POLYHEDRON
Parts of congruent figures that match or are in the same places as each other. The parts (angles or sides) are in the same relative position in each of the figures. CORRESPONDING PARTS
Using properties of similar polygons to find lengths that are difficult to measure directly. A method of using proportions to find an unknown length or distance in similar figure. INDIRECT MEASUREMENT
Applying more than one transformation to an image. A transformation is put on the previous image several times. COMPOSITION OF TRANSFORMATIONS
Shapes that have the same shape but different sizes,~. Having corresponding sides proportional and corresponding angles equal. SIMILAR
A 3-D figure with all points the same distance from the center. A round solid figure, or its surface, with every point on its surface equidistant from its center. SPHERE
3-D figure with two parallel congruent circles. Connected by a curved circle. A solid geometric figure with straight parallel sides and a circular or oval cross section. CYLINDER
3-D figure with one circle base connected by a curved surface to a single vertex. A solid or hollow object that tapers from a circular or roughly circular base to a point. CONE
Objects made up of more than one solid. A solid that is composed, or made up of, two or more solids. COMPOSITE SOLIDS
Longest side of a right triangle; always across or opposite from right angle. HYPOTENUSE
Reversing the Pathagorean Theorem; Switching the hypotenuse and conclusion of a conditional statement. CONVERSE
Has three angles and three sides; has a sum of 180 degrees. TRIANGLE
Simply closed figure with three or more sides. POLYGON
Angles of a triangle that are not adjacent to a given exterior angle. REMOTE INTERIOR ANGLES
Operation that maps an original geometric figure to a now figure. A general term for four specific ways to change the shape on a graph. TRANSFORMATION
Fixed point or point that doesn't change in a rotation. POINT OF ROTATION
Intersecting line making a right angle. Two lines that meet a pet a right angle. PERPENDICULAR LINES
Outside the parallel's but opposite of the transversal; congruent. ALTERNATE EXTERIOR ANGLES

The Railway Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Steel
Tunnel
Peak Hour
Headlight
Whistle
Containers
Train Spotters
3801
Steam Train
Departures
Passenger Train
Timetables
Level Crossing
Horn
V Sets
M Sets
Waratah Sets
Cityrail
Power Cars
Bogies
Wagons
Coal Train
Points
Central Station
Platforms
Countrylink
Xplorer
XPT
Signals
Southbound
Northbound
Down Line
Up Line
Ballast
Stationmaster
Goods Shed
Electric Trains
Sydney Trains
Trackwork
Heritage Train
Freight Train

basic culinary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to cook in an oven bake
to mix ingredients using a fast, circular motion beat
mix ingredients gently blend
heat a substance so the bubbles will rise to the surface and break boil
to brown under direct heat broil
cook at medium or high heat until the surface browns brown
cut into smalll pieces chop
cut into small cubes dice
remove liquid by using a strainer drain
this is what you do to food when you use a grater. grate
fold, press and stretch dough knead
to soak a food in a liquid to tenderize or flavor marinate
to squash food with a fork, spoon or whisk mash
to cut into very small pieces mince
to turn oven on ahead of time preheat
cook quickly in little oil, butter or fat saute
to cook in a liquid with slow , low bubbles simmer
to cook with liquid, but not directly in the liquid steam