Type
Crossword
Description

City in Brazil Rio
Rainforest in north Brazil Amazon
Street in old Recife Jesus
Mountains in West Brazil Mantiquera
Poor place in Rio De Janerio Favela
A farm in central west Brazil farm
Place in Salvador Favol
River in the Amazon rainforest Amazon
Statue in Rio De Janerio Redeemer
Mountain in Rio De Janerio Sugarloaf

Brazil Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amazon Rain Forest
Amazon River
brazil
Carnival
Christ the Reedemer
Deforestation
federal government
Malaria
Milda Rousseff
Plata System
portuguese
Poverty
Rio de Janiero
Soccer

world geography Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ADRIANNA
ALASKA
ANSLEY
ASHLEY
ASHLYN
ASIA
BLACK SEA
BLAIR
BONNIE
BRAZIL
CALEB
CAMRYN
CANADA
CATHOLIC
CENTRAL AMERICA
CHINA
CLIMATE
CONGO RIVER SYSTEM
CONNOR
CONTINENTS
DEAD SEA
EUROPE
FRANCE
GAGE
IAN
ICELAND
JACKSON
JAYDEN
JEREMIAH
JESSE
KENYA
LEANNA
MALLORY
MCKENZIE
MEXICO
MOON MOUNTAIN
NIGER
NILE RIVER
NORTH AFRICA
NORTH aMERICA
PANAMA
RAIN FOREST
RILEY
RUSSIA
SUMMER
TAYLOR
TRENTON
TROPIC OF CANCER
TROPICAL SAVANNA
WORLD GEOGRAPHY

Tropical Rainforests Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A biome that is hot and wet Rainforest
The bottom layer of the rainforest Forestfloor
The top layer of the rainforest Emergent
The 'roof' of the rainforest Canopy
The layer below the canopy Understory
In what region do you find rainforests? Tropics
The term for cutting down rainforests Deforestation
The biggest rainforest in the world Amazon
Rainforests produce about 30% of the world's... Oxygen
Rainforests occur close to the... equator
The largest cause of rainforest destruction Logging
What perecent of the world is covered in rainforest? seven
A country in South America brazil
A consequence of deforestation erosion
A natural resource found in the rainforest wood
How many bridges cross the Amazon river? none
Another word for farming agriculture
Another word for rainfall Precipitation
Miss Rounsevell's favourite rainforest animal bird
Indigenous people of the rainforest live in... tribes

Amazon rainforest Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The highest layer of the rainforest? Emergent
An animal that hangs upside down? Sloth
A country that has the same name as a nut? Brazil
The ________ river Amazon
We're is the Amazon located south?_________ America
The lowest layer of the rainforest? Forest floor
Second highest layer of the rainforest? Canopy
The second lowest layer of the rainforest? Understory
The Amazon _________dolphin River
What did the Indians use for transport along the river? Canoe
What did the miners dig for? Minerals

World Geography Unit 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is part of the highlands of South America Mato Grosso Plateau
In 11532, this person marched south into Peru and conquered the Inca Empire and murdered their Emperor Atahualpa FRANCISCO PIZARRO
Argentina's capital BUENO AIRES
River located in South America that drains the Amazon Basin AMAZON RIVER
Led by Toussaint-Loverture, in the 1970's Haiti had won its independence from France HAITIAN REVOLT
The oldest Spanish-language newspaper read by 50,000 people every day EL LISTIN DIARIO
In Southern Argentina, hills and lower flatlands form a plateau known as this. Patagonia
Where the Andes are widest there are high flat plains called ______. Altiplanos
An important waterway that cuts through the isthums of Panama. This canal is human made and was completed in 1914. Panama Canal
Parts of northern Mexico and the sothwestern region of South America have desert climates and vegtation Desert and Steppe Areas
In 1519, _______ landed in Mexico with 600 Conquistadors and allied with local enemies of the Aztecs. Hernando Cortez
This area lies between sea level and 2,500 feet and has average annual temperatures from 68 to 91 degrees Tierra Caliente
In this area, frosts are common in the winter months. Tierra Fria
Led by Miguel Hialgo, a perish priest, in 1810 Mexican Independence
The place where a tide meets a river current Esturay
Parallel mountain ranges are called _____. Cordilleras
A cowhead that rid the panamas herding livestock, the major agricultural product of Argentina Gaucho
This thing causes animal habitats to be destroyed Forest Fire
A continuous layer of leaves made of broad-leafed and needle leafed evergreen trees are so close together that their crowns form a dense ______. Canopy
Steep cliffs on the Eastern coast of Brazil Escarpment
A mountain range primarily in northern Santa Barbara County and extending into northwestern Ventura County in Southern California Sierra Madre Mts
The world's longest mountain range Andes Mts
One of the principal rivers in the southwest United States and northern Mexico Rio Grande River
A plateau in South America, covering a 1,000-kilometre strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of the Andes mountains Atacama Desert
A plateau in South America, covering a 1,000-kilometre strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of the Andes mountains Rio De Janeiro
An area that covers 8 million square miles of land from the United States-Mexico border to the southern tip of Argentina Latin America
A part of earth where earth's crust have collided for millions of years causing earthquakes and creating mountains Ring of Fire
A region of the North Atlantic Ocean in the Caribbean, that includes the island nations and surrounding waters of three major archipelagoes West Indes
The reason why geographers divide Latin America into three distinct areas Distinct Physical Features
A small Caribbean country with a population only slightly greater than that of New York City The Dominican Republic

Brazil Crossword Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Ocelot
Jaguar
Brazilwood
Argentina
South america
Columbia
Paraguay River
Sugarloaf mountains
TocoToucan
Afro-Brazillian
Rio de Janeiro
Salvador
Reveillon
Amazon River
Brazil

North America Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ____ Mountains stretch from Canada across the United States including Colorado Rocky
Largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area Greatlakes
Ships can cross from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean using this canal PANAMA
Largest country in North America by population UNITEDSTATES
The capital city of this country is San Jose COSTARICA
Puerto ____ is a U.S. territory in the Caribbean Sea RICO
The tallest mountain in North America MCKINLEY
Country located between Honduras and Panama NICARAGUA
Ocean located to the west PACIFIC
The capital city of this island country is Havana CUBA
Body of water stretching from Mexico to Florida GULFOFMEXICO
This city is the capital of Greenland NUUK
Longest river in North America MISSISSIPPI
The largest city in North America by population is ____ City MEXICO
The French speaking province of Canada QUEBEC
The Appalachian ____ are located in the eastern United States MOUNTAINS
Country just south of Mexico GUATEMALA
This country is considered the largest island in the world GREENLAND
Largest country in North America by area CANADA
The island of Hispaniola includes the Dominican Republic and this country HAITI
Most populous city in Canada TORONTO
Largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area SUPERIOR
The Rio ____ forms the border between Texas and Mexico GRANDE
The capital of Canada OTTAWA
North America is the 3rd largest__________ continent
countries make up the continent of North America Twenty-four
Death Valley, in California, is the ________point on the continent. lowest
North America was named after the explorer_____ Americo Vespucci.
About 502 ______people live in North America. Millon
Italian explorer Christopher Columbus was the first European to navigate to North America in______ 1492

World Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exact latitude and longitude at which a place is found absolute location
High flat plains where the Andes are widest altiplanos
Located in south Ameria and drains the Amazon Basins amazon river
Mountain range running along the western edge of South America, world's longest mountain range andes
Latin American forces were led across the Andes to win independence for Chile and Peru argentinain dependendance
Dense continuous layer of leaves canopy
The Atacama desert is one of the ______ places in the world driest
A community of plants and animals that depends upon one another and heir surrounding ecosystem
An ____ is a place where a tide meets a river current estuary
Caused by hot weather and lack of rain making grass and wood dry forest fire
A _____ is a cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock guacho
The pampas consist primarily of ______ grasslands
Cultural geography, studies human activities and their relationship to the environment human geography
Provided by navigable rivers hydroelectric power
Made up by oceans rivers lakes and other bodies of water hydrosphere
Led by Miguel Hidalgo mexican independance
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama panama canal
Focuses on the study of earth's physical features physical geography
Occurs when large masses of rock are broken down into smaller pieces physical weathering
Lies between sea level and 2,500 feet tierra cailiente
Potatoes and barley grow at these elevations tierra fria
He southernmost latitude to receive the sun's direct rays tropic of capricorn
The Mato Grosso plateau is part of the ____ of South America valleys
A plateau formed from Hills and lower flatland in Argentina patagonia
Mountain range that many of the Caribbean islands are part of central highlands
Where plates have collided for millions of years pacific ring of fire
Parallel mountain ranges cordilleras
Haiti won its independence from France haitian revolt
Describe a lace's location in relation to another place relative location
a common phrase said at the end of a story the end

Latin America Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cutting down forests without replanting new trees Deforestation
area between Tropic of cancer and Tropic of Capricorn, it’s usually warm Tropics
dense stand of trees and other growth that receives high amounts of precipitation each year Rain Forest
the elevation above sea level Altitude
narrow stretch of land connecting two larger land masses (or areas) Isthmus
small river that flows into a larger river Tributary
an area where river currents and ocean tide meet Estuary
humanmade fuel produced by mixing gasoline and alcohol made from sugarcane Gasohol
an overcrowded city slum in Brazil Favela
a public square in Latin American city around which government buildings and major churches were built Plaza
Mexican cowhand (similar to american cowboys) Vaquero
a foreign owned factory in Mexico where workers assemble parts made in other countries Maquiladora
small plot of land which a farmer only grows enough crop to feed their family Subsistence Farming
a large farm Plantation
a person who earns a living by temporarily moving to a place that is separate from their home for work Migrant Worker
the division of land into zones based on elevations, it helps to determine climate and vegetation Altitudinal Zone
lowest elevation on Mts. where snow stays year round Snow Line
creation of flat areas on mountains for farming purposes Terracing
highest elevation where trees grow on a mountain Tree Line
trading of crops between lowland Vertical Trade

Unit 2 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In southern Argentina, hills and lower flatlands form a plateau known as ___ Patagonia
Where the Andes are widest there are falt plains called ________ Altiplanos
Located in South America and it drains a large area known as the Amazon Basin Amazon River
Runs along the western edge of South America and are the world's longest mountain range Andes
Waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama. Panama Canal
Water is stored in a resevoir by using a dam from a river hydroelectric power
one of the driest places on earth Atacama Desert
lies between sea level and 2,500 feet and has average annual temperatures tierra caliente
climate for when frosts are common in the winter months tierra fria
Person who allied with local enemies of the Aztecs, marched on Tenochtitlan. Hernando Cortez
was led by Toussaint-Loverture and Haiti won its independence from France. Haitian Revolt
A plateau that is part of the highlands of South America. Mato Grosso Plateau
Parallel mountain ranges cordileras
Conquered the Inca Empire and murdered their emperor Francisco pizarro
consist primarily of grasslands pampas
a place where a tide meets a river current estuary
large estuary where three rivers meet the Atlantic Ocean Rio de la Plata
cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock, the major agricultural product of Argentina Gaucho
when broad-leafed and needle leafed evergreen trees are close together that their crowns form a dense ________ canopy
A region of the North Atlantic Ocean in the Caribbean West Indies
A border between the U.S. and Mexico Rio Grande River
Is divided into three regions and covers many square miles of land Latin America
Contient that is largest region of Latin America South America
Place where a great number of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occour in the Pacific Ocean Pacific Ring of Fire
A mountain range in northwestern Mexico and southern Arizona Sierra Madre
large city in southeastern Brazil that borders the South Atlantic Rio de Janeiro
Drained by the Amazon River and is located in South America Amazon Basin
an area of relatively high ground Plateau
Isthmus joining the contients of North and South America Central America
an area of high or mountainous land highlands