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Crossword
Description

Gone with the Willows Wind
Katharine, Humphrey, and Freddie were in this. Queen
Shakespear wrote a play about the 2nd & 3rd of these Kings of the same name. Richard
Michael Caine met his end in this movie Zulu
Sean Connery was The Man Who Would Be ..... King
All the women love this Jim Bond
In the shower or rain, you still get wet doing this Singing
Alfred Hitchcock had 49 in this thriller Steps
It's not a crab on your roof Fiddler
This musical was set in the South Pacific
This Roman film starred Aussie black bird. Gladiator
A windy character and an American Actress share this first name Scarlett
This Hobbitt was 131yo when he last looked around Baggins
Grace Kelly married The Prince of ....... Monaco
One of the Disney drakes Daffy
This pianist set the style long before Elton Liberace
Betty Davis was all about this woman Eve
It's a cheese and a Ferengi Quark

The Civil War Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Commander of the Union at the end of the war. Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies. March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise. Slavery
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise. Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

The Articles of Confederation Crossword

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Description

the right to vote suffrage
a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and duties of the government constitution
official approval ratification
set up a system for surveying and dividing western lands The Ordinance of 1785
was organized to create a national government Second Continental Congress
this document made the King subject to law Magna Carta
a philosophical movement that emphasized the use of reason to examine old ideas Enlightenment
the oldest state constitution still in effect Massachusetts constitution
this state allowed women to vote when it first joined the United States New Jersey
the only way to achieve liberty was through the separatio of governmental powers Montesquieu
a social contract existed between rulers and the people they ruled Locke
Under________only free white men that owned property could vote British rule
The new national constitution Articles of Confederation
created a system for bringing in new states to the Union Northwest Ordinance of 1787
_________________ was banned in the Northwest Territory slavery
Under the Articles of Confederation there was no___________________ president
he believed in religious freedom Thomas Jefferson

Famous Firsts Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era. Jackie Robinson
Was the Supreme Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice. Thurgood Marshall
Became the first African American to attend the University of Mississippi. James Meredith
An American singer who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. Nat King Cole
Was the first African American to be so honored in the history of the prize. Ralph J Bunche
Was the first published African-American female poet. Phillis Wheatley
Was the first African American to serve in the U.S. Hiram Revels
Was the first African American to travel in space. Guion Bluford
Was the first black millionairess in America, invented the world's first hair- straightening formula. Madame CJ Walker
Was the first leader of Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington

Modern History Crossword

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Crossword
Description

When did modern start? 1900s
Modern was a rejection of what? ballet
Modern was a rejection of what? vaudeville
Who is the mother of modern dance? Isadora Duncan
What does Isadora Duncan dance in? Toga
What place loved what Isadora Duncan did? Europe
Who loved Eastern and Asian culture? Ruth St. Denis
Who married Ruth St. Denis? Ted Shawn
Name a modern characteristic no set curriculum
Name a modern characterisitc no particular costume
When was the first phase? Late 1800s Early 1900s
Who founded free dance? Isador Duncan
Who found the first Bachelor of Arts Degree in Dance? Martha Graham
Martha Graham develooped what principle? contract and release
Aaron Copland compsed the music for which Martha Graham dance? Appalachian Springs
Doris Humphrey created what principle? Fall and Recovery
Who contributed to the creation of the Humphrey-Weidman school? Doris Humphrey
Who contributed to the creation of the Humphrey-Weidman school? Charles Weidman
Charles Wiedman was know for abstract.... rhythmic pantomine
Who trained in Germany, but then turned her attention to broadway? Hanya Holm
How many hits were cheographed by Hanya Holm? 11
What is one of the Wigman School of Dance techniques? silence
What are 2 of the Wigman School of Dance techniques? mask and tribal
What were the students of the BIG FOUR called? The Second Generation
Who is the founder of Limon Company? Jose Limon
Where is Jose Limon from? Mexico
What said that any movement was dance? Postmodernism
When did Postmodernism happen? 1960s-1970s
Who did "chance dance"? Merce Cunningham
One of the characteristics of the Cunningham technique is.... non-linear
One of the characteristics of the Cunngingham technique is... non-climactic

Famous African Americans Crossword

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Crossword
Description

First African American President of the United States. Barack Obama
Famous African American poet, she was also an author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou
Known for his famous "I Have A Dream" speech. Martin Luther King Jr
Known for the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Rosa Parks
Amazing blues singer nicknamed "The Empress of Blues." Bessie Smith
Very talented jazz trumpeter. Louis Armstrong
African American historian, literary critic, filmmaker, and public intellectual. Dr Henry Gates Jr
He wanted equal rights for all African Americans. W E B DuBois
He wanted vocational and educational rights for African Americans, he also founded Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington
He was composer, a pianist, and band leader of a jazz orchestra. Duke Ellington

Feudal System Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Served in military after receiving land Vassal
Owned the land Lord
Vassal to the Lords Knight
Class of rich people who owned land Aristocracy
Code that Knights were expected to live by Chivalry
Most Common form of Government in Medieval Europe Feudalism
Unwritten agreement between vassals and lords Feudal Contract
land granted to a vassal by a lord Fief
agricultural estate ran by the lord and where the peasants worked Manor
The fear of __________ Promoted feudalism Invasion
Continent where this feudalism was mostly found Europe
knights Armour was very ________ Expensive
This document limited the kings power Magna Carta
Census taken by William the Conqueror Domesday
Business organization that set standards Guild
middle class Bourgeoisie
worker who was bound to land Serf
Main attraction at tournaments Joust
King who signed the Magna Carta John
Richard the First nickname Lionheart
Large stone fortresses Castle
battle strategy where a city is surrounded and the starved into surrender Siege
The Plague that was in Europe at the same time as feudalism Black Death
large plow carruca
type of society that was man centered Patriarchy

Films And Movie Stars From 1940's to 1970s Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This movie has a man in a wheelchair. Rear Window
A Hitchcock movie starring Joan Fontaine Rebecca
Was in how to marry a millionaire Lauren Bacall
This Famous Star Died at 36. Marilyn Monroe
Who was the murdered victim in The Agatha Christie's, Death on the Nile. Linnet Ridgeway
Who Died in 1955 before the film was released in 1956 James Dean
Which movie released in 1953 starred Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell Gentleman Prefer Blondes
Which Actress is Famous for her Violet eyes Elizabeth Taylor
What country did Star Grace Kelly become Princess of. Monaco
What did the director use in Psycho to make the blood in the shower scene Chocolate Sauce
Breakfast at .............? Tiffany's
What instrument did Jack Lemmon play in Some Like It Hot Double Bass
What Female Actress Starred in Gaslight and Anastasia Ingrid Bergman
The Directer of My Fair Lady wanted what actress to get the part of Eliza Doolittle instead of Audrey Hepburn Julie Andrews
What Alfred Hitchcock Film was made twice? (1934 and 1956) The Man Who Knew Too Much
Which Actor did Alfred Hitchoch Favour when casting his movies James Stewart
What movie did Gregory Peck and Audrey Hepburn star in Roman Holiday
Debbie Reynolds is who's mother Carrie Fisher
Which actress is famous for her strong cheekbones Katherine Hepburn

Modern Dance History Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Doris Humphrey is student of ____ Denishawn
Lester Horton is student of _____ Denishawn
Martha Graham is student of ____ Denishawn
Founder of AAADT which showcased African-American talent Ailey
Paul Taylor is student of _____ Graham
Home of Modern Dance Unitedstates
Inducted in National Museum of Dance's Hall of Fame Jose Limon
Experimented with chance dance Cunningham
Creator of the Fall and Recovery technique Humphrey
Developed technique that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater teaches Horton
Alvin Ailey is student of _____ Horton
Where was Modern dance most popular Europe
Jose Limon is student of _____ Humphrey
Known for his combination of ballet and gesture Taylor
"The Mother of Modern Dance" Duncan
Co-founded the dance company Denishawn with Ted Shawn Denis
Merce Cunningham is student of _____ Graham
Modern dance is the rejection of ballet and ______ Vaudeville
Modern dance is referred to as ___ Experimental
Identified new movement system Contraction and Release Graham
Founded all-male company and Jacob's Pillow dance school Shawn

Famous Firsts Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Received 1965 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel Ralph Bunche
An associate Justice of the Supreme Courts or the United States from 1967-1991 Thurgood Marshall
Dominant leader in the African American community between 1890 and 1915 Booker Washington
American aerospace engineer Guion Bluford
Minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church Hiram Revels
First African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era Jackie Robinson
Civil Rights movement figure James Meredith
American singer originally known as a leading jazz pianist Nat King Cole
African American entrepreneur and social activist Madam C J Walker
First published African American female poet Phillis Wheatley

Athens and Sparta Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Which empire took control of Athens? Roman
Spartian warriors were known for their skill and ___ Bravery
How many kings ruled the city of Sparta? Two
Athens was a powerful ___ citystate
Building this structure was an achievement in Athens Parthenon
8,000 of these ruled over 10,000 slaves sparties
Women in Athens had lots of ___ freedom
The Assembly met on top of this hill pnyx
How many social classes did Athens have? four
What was the lowest social class in Athens? slaves
Athens had four of these around their city mountains
What class were the farmers in in Sparta? Helots
A famous philosopher in Athens Socrates
At what age were boys in Sparta taken from their parents and trained for warfare? seven
Athens had this type of government democracy
What did Sparta do early on to the land around them Conquered
Who was the king who helped Sparta defeat Troy? Menelaus
What was the name of the middle class in Sparta? perioeci
War between Athens and Sparta peloponnesian
This caused lots of people in Athens to become sick and die plague