Type
Crossword
Description

Which country was pasta discovered Italy
In which state is Washington DC in? America
What is the biggest monument in France? The Effiel tower
In which country is the Sydney opera house in? Australia
Who made Tokyo? Tokugawa leyasu
Who first found gold? James W. Marshall
Who founded the NHS? Aneurin bevan
Who founded google Larry page
Who founded Rome? Romulus
Which Greek god commanded the ocean? Poseidon

famous landmarks Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. Eiffel Tower
A colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City Statue of Liberty
Also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. Colosseum
The nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London Big Ben
A prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles west of Amesbury and 8 miles north of Salisbury. Stonehenge
An ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra Taj Mahal
Is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa. Leaning Tower of Pisa
Is one of the most famous monuments in Paris, standing at the western end of the Champs-Élysées Arc de Triomphe
A multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, Australia. Sydney Opera House
A combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built between 1886 and 1894 Tower Bridge

feudal japan Crossword

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Crossword
Description

what was the emperors/empress role religious figure
what was the samurai main weapon katana
who was the true leader of japan shogun
who was in control of the samurai daimyo
Which of the following was NOT included in a Daimyo's territory? ronin villages
When not engaged in battle most samurai were busy Living peacefully
Why would a samurai arrange flowers or participate in a tea ceremony To help focus his mind
In ancient Japan the emperor was seen as a The descendant of the sun goddess
who was Tokugawa Leyasu the first shogun
what did Tokugawa do open trade routes with euorpe
who were the ninjas Assassins

The Roman Republic Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

was the general body of free Roman citizens who were not patricians, as determined by the census. Plebeians
a unit of 3,000–6,000 men in the ancient Roman army. Legion
Tables was the legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law. Twelve Tables
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force. Dictator
was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, Spartacus
He was the chief priest, lawgiver, judge, and the sole commander of the army.[ Magistartes
were Roman plebeian nobiles who both served as tribunes in the late 2nd century BC Gracchus Brothers
was the highest elected office of the appointive office under the Roman Empire. Consuls
was a Roman general and statesman. Sulla
ancient civilization prospered in the region of modern-day Tuscany, maintaining extensive trade networks, building impressive fortified cities, and making exquisite art Etruscans
was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, situated on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis Carthage
were institutions in ancient Rome. They functioned as the machinery of the Roman legislative branch Assemblies
is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC Aeneid
led an attack on Saguntum, an independent city allied with Rome, which sparked the outbreak of the Second Punic War. Hannibal
was the period of ancient Roman civilization beginning with the overthrow of the Roman Kingdom Republic
was the long period of peacefulness and minimal expansion by the Roman military force Pax Romana
were in charge of government and also of the army. The 300 citizen Senate advised them at all times. Checks and Balances
were the twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth. Romulus and Remus
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests. Tribunes
surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of Rome. Forum
an aristocrat or nobleman. Patrician
was a title granted by the government of Ancient Rome to men acting in one of two official capacities Praetor
were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC. Punic Wars
was a Roman general and statesman Gaius Marius
was a political institution in ancient Rome. Senate

Holiday destinations Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Lanzerote
Feutervantura
Germany
Mexico
China
Russia
Portugal
Budapest
Sydney
Tokyo
Amsterdam
Bangkok
Barcelona
New York City
Vietnam
Rome
Paris
Morrocco
Istanbul
London

roman republic Crossword

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Crossword
Description

market place or public square of ancient roman city forum
republic a state in which the supreme power rest in the body of citizens entitled to vote and exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them republic
roman general and statesman dictator cincinnatus
founder of rome in 753 b.c. and king he and his brother were abandoned as babies romulus
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after commercial interest and the welfare of it citizens in another country consuls
great hero from troy who formed an alliance with the latins in Italy aeneas
citizens of rome who were noble and power and could be elected to office patricians
roman officals who were judged, financials, and organizers of games and festivals magistrates
groups of 6,000 roman soldiers legions
former roman soldiers who led thousands of slaves in a fight for freedom spartacus
an italic language spoken in ancient rome established as the official language of the roman empire latin
belonging to ancient roman plebs plebeian
a person exercising absolute power, especially a ruler who has absolute power dictator
killed by twin brother for mocking fortifications of rome remus
the power or right veste in one branch of government to cancel or postpone decisions veto

Roman Empire Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Historian who wrote "The History of Rome" Livy
Wrote the Epic Poem "The Aeneid" Virgil
Doctor who studied anatomy Galen
Astronomer who mapped over 1,000 different stars Ptolemy
Strong emperor of the Byzantine Empire Justinian
Justinian's wife who championed greater rights for women Theodora
Romans borrowed ideas in art & architecture from the... Greeks
Romans began to _______________ when coins rapidly devalued Barter
Roman builders were the first to use this strong building material Concrete
The Roman Empire officially ended when ______________ removed Romulus Augustulus from power in 476 A.D. Odoacer
Religious center of the Byzantine Empire? Hagia Sofia
Leader of the Byzantine Church Patriarch
Capital of the Byzantine Empire (Modern-day Istanbul) Constantinople
When money decreases in value and the costs of goods rise Inflation
Emperor who divided the Empire in two parts Theodsius
Emperor who moved the capital of the Roman Empire to Byzantium and renamed it after himself Constantine
Someone who stands in for a ruler who is too young or ill to rule Regent
Era of peace and prosperity in Rome that lasted for 200 years PaxRomana
Pictures made from tiny pieces of colored glass Mosaics
Roman engineering innovation which brought water from far away sources to cities Aquaducts
Roman philosophy that encouraged people to live in a practical way Stoicism
Political changes that are aimed at making improvements Reforms
Romans believed in many gods. We call this belief system... Polytheism
Romes first Emperor Augustus
Name of the Byzantine area that rivaled the Roman Colusseum Hippodrome

Country Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which country eats dogs? China
Where is the Queen from? England
Which country has the Maple leaf on its flag? Canada
Tokyo is the capital of which country? China
Which country wears sombreros? Mexico
In which country is St Patricks Day an official holiday? Ireland
Barack Obama is the President to which country? America
The Kiwi is native to where? New Zealand
Where in the world can you find the Eiffel Tower? France
Where are Kangaroos from? Australia
What is the biggest country in the world? Russia

Pop Culture Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What film studio made WALL-E, Toy Story and Brave? Pixar
In which country was Lego invented? Denmark
The longest running show ON BROADWAY is... The Phantom of the Opera
Which show was based on the autobiography of Gypsy Rose Lee? Gypsy
What was the name of the first hippie musical? Hair
Which show, starring Robert Preston and Barbara Cook on Broadway? The Music Man
Which show about Danny and Sandy was made into a film with John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. Grease
What did the Little Shop hold in the movie which premiered in 1982? Horrors
What cult classic was made in 1975? therockyhorrorpictureshow
Which 90s revival hit shares its name with a gangster city? Chicago
Famous movie or play about a lion? Thelionking
What movie or play is about a village girl falling in loe with a beast? Beauty and the beast
What famous movie or playabout a girl that's not in Kansas anymore? The Wizard of oz
The prequel for The Wizard of Oz Wicked
Who was US President when America entered World War II? Franklin Roosevelt.
Who succeeded Nixon as President of the USA in 1974? ford
What film adapted from a one-woman off-Broadway show is considered the most profitable movie in Hollywood history? My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Which candy did the boy in E.T. use to lure the extraterrestrial? Reese's Pieces
What was the original title of the horror classic "Halloween"? The Babysitter Murders
What kind of animal was Baloo in The Jungle Book? Bear

Japan Under the Shoguns Crossword

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Crossword
Description

the earliest shogun era Kamakura
the shogun era that came second after the kamakura era Muromachi
the latest shogun era Tokugawa
Warriors, allegiance to one daimyo Samurai
Military leader, ruler of the country Shogun
Leader (ceremonial) Emperor
The strongest early emperor Kammu
the family that took power from the emperors after Kammu Fujiwara
where japan's first capital was declared Nara
territorial lords Daimyo
farmers peasants
lower order, sold goods merchants
what Tokyo used to be named edo
the maion religion of the heian shanto

Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What lesson do you learn about places in the world? geography
The Great Wall of ... china
Where is Rio? brazil
What country in Europe is hot in the summer, begins with S and ends in N? spain
Sydney ..... house opera
The Eiffel Tower is where in France? Paris
You use co-ordinates to do what on maps? annotate
What country does pizza and pasta come from? italy
What is the capital of Spain? Madrid
Apart from Wales what other country borders England? Scotland
What is the longest river in Egypt? The Nile
What continent do pandas come from? Asia