Type
Word Search
Description

ngati maniapoto
orakau
rangiriri
duncan cameron
george grey
Colonial
iwi
Importance
history
conflicts
European
new zealand
maori
kingitanga
wars
land
waikato
Invasion

Maori Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The first people of New Zealand Maori
The first Maori came to New Zealand in _________ canoes
Where did the European people mainly come from? England
The Maori name for white people Pakeha
They signed the Treaty of _________i in 1840 Waitangi
Maori said the Pakeha had taken their ________ land
In what other country do many Maori live? Australia
A Maori war dance haka
"Kia Ora" means "hello" in the Maori __________________ language
A sport that Maori are good at rugby

Southeast Asia and Oceania Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

dry, unpopulated region in Australia Outback
large ship developed to sail the ocean Voyaging canoe
small ship used in lagoons of islands Outrigger canoe
isolated reef, located in Marshall Islands Bikini Atoll
state organized as a ring of power around a central court Mandala
powerful empire that lasted roughly from 9th-15th centuries Khmer Empire
colony composed of Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam Indochina
American military conflict against communist North Vietnam Vietnam War
Association of Southeast Asian Nations alliance ASEAN
"Tiny Islands" Micronesia
"Black Islands" Melanesia
"Many Islands" Polynesia
produces food for families only for themselves and what they need Subsistence activities
dried meat of coconuts Copra
tropical Asian plant with starchy root Taro
place to send prisoners Penal Colony
people who migrated to Australia from Asia 40,000 years ago Aboriginal people
first settlers of New Zealand, migrated from Polynesia Maori
treaty signed by the British and Maori in 1840 Treaty of Waitangi
Maori term for white people, New Zealanders of European descent Pakehas
minority group adopts majority groups culture Assimilation
stolen Aboriginal children Stolen Generation
gave Aborigines right to claim land in the north Land Rights Act of 1966
Aboriginal people rightfully land before the British Mobo case
renting land from government Pastoral leases
Aboriginal people could claim land under a Pastoral lease Wik case
growth of industry Industrialization
push people out of homelands; pull people to a new place PushPull factors

Polynesian Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The supreme chief Ariki
The chief Rangatira
The Maori elders Kaumatua
The priest Tohunga
The slaves Taurekareka
The national emblem of New Zealand Silver Fern
Traditional name of the Maori tattoos Ta Moko
Traditional name for Maori Tribe Iwi
Traditional Maori word for village Pa
The traditional Maori word for family Whanau
The native people of New Zealand Maori
Native people of Easter Island Rapa Nui
Who was the first explorer to discover New Zealand Abel Tasman
New Zealand's national animal Kiwi
What is the shortened name of the New Zealand Dollar? NZD
What was the year the NZ flag was established? 1834
What is the main religion in New Zealand? Christianity
Are there more boys or girls in New Zealand? Girls
Who mainly get a Ta moko? Men
What is the main colour associated with New Zealand? Black

Mexican-American War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Mexican- ________________ War American
In 1846 the war ________. began
In 1848 the war ________. ended
Where did the war take place? Texas
Who attacked frist? Mexico
New Mexico bordered the ____________ of Texas. territory
Mexico calls this war "The U.S __________." Invasion
Texas was ________ to the United States. annexed
Mexico claims that the annexation of Texas was a ___________ of the 1828 border treaty. violation
Who was the U.S president during the war? President Polk
President Polk said that he had no choice but to ___________ his country. defend
In the beginning of the war, it was a moment of ___________. conflict
At the end it was a moment of _________. cooperation
What was the U.S and Mexico fighting over? land
The war ended on __________, 1848. February 2
How long did the war last? Two Years
The Treaty of __________ Hidalgo was signed to end the war. Guadalupe
Over 70,000 people ______ in the war. died

The Age of Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

American Revolution Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

the overthrow of a government but those who are governed REVOLUTION
fees for the support of government required to be paid by people and businesses TAXES
the quality of being just or fair JUSTICE
freedom of choice LIBERTY
to attack from a place or hiding AMBUSH
a general and progressive increase in prices INFLATION
troops trained to fight on horseback CAVALRY
American colonists who remained loyal to Britain and opposed the war for independence LOYALISTS
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Britain during the Revolutionary War PATRIOTS
An American politician and soldier who served. as the first President of the United States from 1789 to 1797 and was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States GEORGE WASHINGTON
this battle was fought on June 17, 1775, during the Siege of Boston in the early stages of the American Revolutionary War battle of bunker hill
an armed conflict between Great Britain and thirteen of its North American colonies that after onset of the war was declared independence as the United States American Revolutionary War
a political protest but the Sons of Liberty in Boston on Dec. 16, 1773. The demonstrators, some disguised as Native Americans, in defiance of the Teach of May 10, 1773, destroyed and entire shipment of tea sent by the East India Company. They boarded the ships and threw the chests. of tea into Boston Harbor. The British government responded harshly and the episode escalated into the American Revolution. Boston Tea Party
a group of British colonies on the east coast of North America founded in the 17th and 18th centuries that declared independence in 1776 and formed the United States. Thirteen Colonies
a British Army officer who rose to become Commander-in-Chief of British forces during the American war of Independence also known as the American Revolutionary War. William Howe

Polynesia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Maori society / supreme chief, gained his position through birth ariki
Maori Society / chief, inherited the position from his father rangatira
Maori society / elders, chosen by the tribe kaumatua
Maori society / priest, held the knowledge of clan history tohunga
Maori Society / commoners, were all the members of an iwi tutua
Maori Society / slaves, were at the bottom of Maori society taurekareka
What was the name of the great southern continent New Zealand was part of? Gondwana
The name of the evergreen coastal trees, that flowered with bright crimson flowers in Polynesia pohutukawa
A flightless bird native to New Zealand Moa
What was the name of the rat that the first settelers brought to Polynesia? kiore
The name of the dogs that the first settlers brought to Polynesia kuri
The biggest Polynesian island New Zealand
What is the family unit at the core of Maori society? whanau
What was the name of the war dance the Maori warriors sometimes performed to prepare for battle? Haka
The name of the Maori societies sacred law? Tapu

Original 13 Colonies Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Travler Pilgrim
a crop grown to be sold cash crop
person/institution that owes a sum of money debtors
supporting democracy or its principles democratic
blue dye obtained from various plants indigo
Wampanoag leader who waged King Phillip's War with New England Metacom
a large area of land where crops are grown plantation
a person who follows strict moral rules and who believes that pleasure is wrong puritans
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quakers
a type of colonial administration of the British overseas territories royal colony
state laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners slave codes
Patuxet man who assisted the Pilgrims after their first winter in what is now Massachusetts Squanto
a form of government in which a country is ruled by religious leaders theocracy
water that flows over land during high tide Tidewater
a plant that produces leaves which are smoked in cigarettes, pipes, etc. tobacco
A Puritan religious leader of the seventeenth century Roger Williams
a remote undeveloped rural area backcountry
an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy Anne Hutchinson
an English real estate entrepreneur, early Quaker William Penn
an agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the Mayflower in 1620 Mayflower Compact

Treaty Of Waitangi Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

who signed for european ? williamhobson
what was the nickname for the treaty treaty
where was this signed Waitangi
maori word for governace kawanatanga
english word for mana sovereignty
word that means suggested sovereignty tiro rangatiratanga
locals were called maori
settlers ethnicity was european
were did the european come from britain
Maori name for new zealand aoteroa
popular maori chief who signed the treaty hone heke
lots of maori leaders signed the treaty , what were they called chiefs
Europeans that signed were known as missonaries
maori sub tribes are called hapu
maori land was sacred

Unit 3 Review Part One: The Middle Ages Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ___________________ Atlantic Drift has a warming effect on northwestern European coasts North
During the Middle Ages many people looked to this religion to bring peace, order and unity Christianity
This is the political and social order that strengthed the ties of loyalty among the nobility Feudalism
A __________- was a low ranking noble who served a lord Vassal
An economic system of distributing and profiting from the land that includes lords, serfs and freemen Manorialism
A group of peasants who worked land for a noble and were tied to the land: unable to own property, move or marry without their noble's permission Serfs
________ innovations led to more efficent production of crops and greater food production agricultural
The Norman Invasion was led by ________________________ of Normandy in order to attain the English throne William
The son of Pepin, King of the Franks, became known as ____________ due to his expansion of the western european empire Charlemagne
The Roman ______________ ____________________ played an important role in the growth of civilizations throughout Western Europe CatholicChurch
Henry IV was ______________ from the church by Pope Gregory VII due to their conflict over who could appoint church leadership excommunicated
During the late Middle Ages disputes within the church led to a deep divide called the Great Schism
Henry IV seized ____________ because Pope Gregory VII had declared a new emperor Rome
Cities and towns in coastal cities became wealthy due to Trade