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comprehensive school
common market
motorways
nuclear
television
elizabethii
winston chruchill
georgevi
clement attlee
olympic games
soviet union
conservative
labour
national health
common wealth
emigrate
immigration
indiaempire
independence
coal
nationalisation

Vietnam war and Korean war Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A symbol of Cold War. Berlin Wall
A network of paths used by North Vietnam to transport supplies to the vietcong in South Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh Trail
A villiage in Northern South Vietnam. My Lai
A gasoline substance used in bombs that US planes dropped on Vietnam. Napalm
Lead numerous revolts for the Indochina communist party. Ho Chi Minh
35th president of the United States. John F. Kennedy
A war from 1954-1975. Vietnam war
A war from 1950-1953. Korean war
An international organization that came into use at the end of WWII that would help prevent future wars. United Nations
A conflict of words and ideas between nations rather that armies. Cold war
Policy to keep the soviets from gaining control of other countries. Containment
A competition among nations to get the most weapons. Arms Race
A war in which total vicory is not the goal. Limited War
20th century forign police theory that believed if one land in a region came under the influence of communist then more would follow. Domino Theory
The policy to relax tensions between the communist and the free world. Detente
A very tense confrontation between the Sviet Union and the United States over the Soviet deployment of nuclear missils in Cuba. Cuban Missle Crisis
North Atlantic treaty organization for security in 1949. N.A.T.O
Part of Gorabacheas moral reduction Glasnost or Opemies gave Soviet citizens freedom of speech and religion. Glasnost
British statesman and leader during World War II; received Nobel prize for literature in 1953 (1874-1965) Winston Churchill
A weapon, such as an atomic bomb or hydrogen bomb, whose destructive power comes from the release of nuclear energy. Nuclear Weapon

Postwar and 1950's crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Counter Soviet American Foreign Policy Truman Doctrine
defense strategy JFK implemented Flexible Response
first major international crises – Cold War Berlin Blockade
American initiative to aid Western Europe Marshall Plan
Response to a series of moves the by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist influence Containment
to pursue a dangerous policy Brinkmanship
theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries Domino Theory
a competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons Arms Race
the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991 Iron Curtain
the easing of hostility or strained relations Détente
nations under the influence and pressure of the Soviet Union Satellite Nations
a doctrine of military strategy and in national security policy which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons by two or more opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender Mutually Assured Destruction
33rd president Harry Truman
Famous Soviet Leader until 1953 Joseph Stalin
the _______ conference Potsdam
cause of nuclear explosions Atomic Bomb
War after WWII Cold War
Supply drop in west Berlin Berlin Airlift
General during Korean war Douglas MacArthur
34th president Dwight D. Eisenhower
Central Intelligence Agency CIA
Different name Sinai War Suez Crisis
First secretary of the Soviet Union Communist party Nikita K

The Cold War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Threatening until you get your way Brinksmanship
Man who took over after Stalin died Khrushchev
Formed own military pact, linked Soviet Union with 7 other European countries Warsaw
Population explosion Baby boom
Forming alliances if needed Collective security
Julius and Ethel Rosenburg were charged with Espionage
Nations compete to amass weapontry Arms race
Conflict between North adn South Korea Korean War
List of people whom condemned for having communist background Black List
Winston Churchill warned the world this had descended across Europe Iron Curtain
Trumans idea to fincially aid Greece and Turkey Truman Doctrine
Name of countries dominated by Soviet Union Satelite Nations
Name of measure taken to prevent extension of communist rule to other countries Containment
This aid gave 16 European countries hope Marshall Plan
An attempt to break blockade and fly food and supplies into West Berlin Berlin Airlift
Suicide attacks Kamikaze
The first Earth-orbiting artificial satellite Sputnik
Gathering intelligence on other nations CIA
The easing of hostility between countries Detente
A period of fear of communists Red Scare
No progress can be made and no advancement is possible Stalemate
The 1950's is know as the decade of what? Conformity
What type of bomb was being made during Manhattan Project? Atomic
Announcement of Japans Surrender V-J Day
Largest naval battle in history was battle of? Leyte
Executive Order 9981 Truman intergrated what? Armed Forces
The crisis that erupted after Egypt’s nationalization of the British-controlled Suez Canal Suez Crisis
United States and the Soviet Union agreed to limit the number of nuclear weapons they made SALT
Leader of Soviet Union Stalin
Commander of US pacific forces MacArthur

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

chapter 5 activity Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

emigration
carrying capacity
limiting factor
immigration
demography
logistic growth
age structure
density independent factor
demographic transition
density dependent factor
exponential growth
population density

HIDDEN FIGURES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

UNIVERSITY DOROTHY VAUGHAN GRADUATED FROM WILBERFORCE
BOOK BY MARGOT LEE SHETTERLY HIDDEN FIGURES
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISRATION NASA
CALCULATED TRAJECTORIES FOR JOHN GLENN AND ALAN SHEPARD KATHERINE JOHNSON
WHERE THE BLACK FEMALE HUMAN COMPUTERS WORKED WEST COMPUTING
STOLE COLORED COMPUTERS SIGN MIRIAM MANN
SPACEFLIGHT THAT LANDED THE FIRST TWO HUMANS ON THE MOON APOLLO 11
REFERS TO THE 20TH CENTURY COMPETITION BETWEEN U.S. AND SOVIET UNION THE SPACE RACE
SHE ANALYZED DATA FROM WIND TUNNEL EXPERIMENTS MARY JACKSON
AFRICAN AMERIACN WOMEN WORKED AT NASA AS WHAT HUMAN COMPUTERS

Vietnam and Korean War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A type of government where the government controls business and laws Communism
A free market where business owners control the economy Capitalism
Not technically a war: tension between the United States and the Soviet Union Cold War
A type of government where people vote for representatives to make laws Democracy
An invisible divide between countries that supported communism and countries that supported democracy Iron Curtain
Where the United States airplanes delivered supplies to West Berlin every day for 321 days Berlin Airlift
A conflict between North Korea and South Korea that ended in a stalemate Korean War
An organization formed to help prevent the spread of communism among free nations NATO
A United States senator that spread the scare of communism in the US Joseph McCarthy
Soviet Union leader after Joseph Stalin Nikita Khrushchev
Contest between the United States and the Soviet Union to build and store weapons in case of a war breaking out Arms Race
When the US discovered the Soviet Union was building missile launching pads in Cuba and President Kennedy blocked any Soviet Union ships from geting into Cuba Cuban Missile Crisis
Conflict between the North and South Vietnamese: the United States got involved to help the South Vietnamese prevent spreading Communism Vietnam War
British Prime minister Winston Churchill
Attack against a person or country Aggression
Agreement to stop fighting Cease-fire
An informal organization formed after WWII to promote international peace, security, and cooperation United Nations
Base location for the UN New York
What the Korean war was considered Police Action
Which side of Germany built the Berlin wall East Germany

Energy Resources Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

greenhouse gasses
nuclear energy
cong
pollution
environment
electricity
renewable
nonrenewable
inexhaustible
fossil fuels
energy conservation
recycling
wind farm
wind energy
natural gas
oil
coal
biomass fuel
geothermal
hydroelectric
solar energy

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Prime Minister of Great Britain Winston Churchill
Term introduced by Churchill to describe the line that divided Europe iron curtain
Western Europe was ruled by democracy while Eastern Europe was under ___ control. communist
Berlin was part of ___ Germany East
Who occupied East Germany? Soviet Union
Chirchill's speech was viewed as instigating a conflict with the ____. Soviets
Stalin, Churchill and Truman met here to plan post-war Europe Yalta
The era of confrontation between the United State and the Soviet Union that lasted from 1946 to1990 Cold War
President of the United States at the end of WWII. Truman
Leader of the Soviet Union at the end of WWII Stalin

standard 18 Crossword

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Description

The Big Three—Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (replaced on July 26 by Prime Minister Clement Attlee), and U.S. President Harry Truman—met in Potsdam, Germany, from July 17 to August 2, 1945, to negotiate terms for the end of World War II. Potsdam Conference
British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet premier Joseph Stalin, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt early in February 1945 as World War II was winding down yatla conference
Operation Overlord was the code-name given to the Allied invasion of France scheduled for June 1944. The overall commander of Operation Overlord was General Dwight Eisenhower. Operation Overload
a Japanese aircraft loaded with explosives and making a deliberate suicidal crash on an enemy target Kamikazes
In politics, a nation that is dominated politically by another. The Warsaw Pact nations, other than the former Soviet Union itself, were commonly called satellites of the Soviet Union satellite nations
Also known as The Night of the Broken Glass. On this night, November 9, 1938, almost 200 synagogues were destroyed, over 8,000 Jewish shops were sacked and looted, and tens of thousands of Jews were removed to concentration camps. Kristallnacht
the day (May 8) marking the Allied victory in Europe in 1945. VE-Day
an intense military campaign intended to bring about a swift victory. Blitzkrieg
The Atlantic Charter was a pivotal policy statement issued on 14 August 1941, that, early in World War II, defined the Allied goals for the post-war world. The leaders of the United Kingdom and the United States drafted the work and all the Allies of World War II later confirmed it Atlantic Charter
A program by which the United States gave large amounts of economic aid to European countries to help them rebuild after the devastation of World War II. It was proposed by the United States secretary of state, General George C. Marshall. Marshall plan
The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada Manhattan Project
the code name for Nazi Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union during World War II, which began on 22 June 1941 operation barbarossa
was the aerial warfare branch of the German Wehrmacht during World War II Luffwaffe
(Communist Information Bureau) is the common name for what was officially referred to as the Information Bureau of the Communist and Workers' Parties cominform
the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation. genocide
a Japanese battle cry. banzai
a prison camp, especially one for political prisoners or prisoners of war, in which many die from poor conditions and treatment or from mass execution death camps
an agreement between Germany, Italy and Japan signed in Berlin on 27 September 1940 by, respectively, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Galeazzo Ciano and Saburō Kurusu. tripartite pact
U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin in Tehran, Iran, between November 28 and December 1, 1943. Stalin, Roosevelt and Churchill tehran conference
at the Anfa Hotel in Casablanca, French Morocco from January 14 to 24, 1943, to plan the Allied European strategy for the next phase of World War II casablanca conference
Japanese Army of 60,000–80,000 Filipino and American prisoners of war which began on April 9, 1942 Bataan death march
the notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and the West prior to the decline of communism that followed the political events in eastern Europe in 1989 iron curtains