Type
Word Search
Description

ethnic cleasing
genocide
Ibn Saud
Kamal Ataturk
Mohandas Ganghi
nationalism
Ottoman Empire
Palestine
Reza Shah Pahlavi
TE Lawrence
Tehran
The Balfour Declaration

Chapter 25 Test Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a sultan placed on the Ottoman throne and ruled like an authoritarian and suspended the constitution; he was in constant fear of assassination Abdülhamid II
British adventurer popularly known as "Lawrence of Arabia" T. E. Lawrence
Father of Turks Atatürk
the capital and largest city of Iran Tehran
Persian army officer who seized power in 1925 Reza Shah Pahlavi
a theocratic islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia Iran
reform leader in the early 1920s and united Northern Arabian Peninsula. He created Saudi Arabia in 1932. Ibn Sa'ūd
an absolute monarchy occupying most of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia Saudi Arabia
an ancient country is southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Palestine
a republic in eastern Africa Kenya
believed that African Americans should strive for full rights immediatly;founded the NAACP W.E.B. Du Bois
Many poor urban blacks turned to him. He was head of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and he urged black economic cooperation and founded a chain of UNIA grocery stores and other business Marcus Garvey
Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969) Ho Chi Minh
a region in northeastern China Manchuria
the largest city of China Shanghai
also called the Yangtze River; stretches 3,400 miles Chang Jiang
military leader that took over Guomindang when Sun Yat-sen died Chiang Kai-shek
Nationalists massacre Communists in China Shanghai Massacre
a city in eastern China on the Yangtze River Nanjing
Chinese communist leader (1893-1976) Mao Zedong

Creation of Israel Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

an organized massacre of a particular ethnic group, mostly Jews in Russia and eastern Europe Pogroms
Palestinian Liberation Organization PLO
a movement for the original re-establishment and protection of a Jewish state (Israel) Zionism
scattered population with a common origin in a smaller geographic location Diaspora
a period in time where the Jews were treated very harshly by the Germans (Nazis) Holocaust
The __________ _________ was a letter from the United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour to Walter Rothschild, a leader of the British Jewish community, for transmission to the Zionist Federation of Great Britain and Ireland Balfour Declaration
people of this type speak the Arabic language Arab
home to the Palestinians Palestine
Jewish promise land Israel
Anwar el-Sadat;Menachem Begin;Jimmy Carter Camp David Accords
The Israelis defended the war as a preventative military effort to counter what the Israelis saw as an impending attack by Arab nations that surrounded Israel (1967) Six Day War
holiest day of the year in Judaism Yom Kippur
the Palestinian uprising against Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, beginning in 1987 Intifada
the action or state of dividing or being divided into parts Partition
hatred of Jews Anti-Semitism
one of the largest empires in history Ottoman Empire
Austrian Zionist Leader Theodor Herzl
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire Constantinople
commonly known as Suleiman the Magnificent Suleiman

Chapter 18 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A muslim empire in the middle east from 1300 to roughly 1922 OTTOMANEMPIRE
a ruler from the Ottoman Empire SULTAN
a member of an elite force of soldiers in the Ottoman Empire JANISSARY
the longest sultan ruler of the Ottoman Empire SULEYMAN
a Muslim empire in Iran from 1502 to 1736 SAFAVIDEMPIRE
considered the strongest ruler of the Safavid Empire SHAHABBAS
a title given to the leader of the Safavid Empire SHAH
an empire in India founded in 1526 to 1857 MUGHALEMPIRE
a patron of the arts and a ruler of the Mughal Empire AKBAR
a leader of the Mughal Empire who constructed the Taj Mahal for his wifes tomb SHAHJAHAN
a tomb for Shah Jahans wife, Mumtaz Taj Mahal
the founder of the Safavid Empire ISMAIL
when boys were recruited by the workforce to serve the Ottoman government DEVSHIRME

Gunpowder empire Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The building that Shah John made for his wife. Taj Mahal
Mongol emperor that was known for building the Taj Mahal for one of his wives Shah John
The empire that took over after the Safavid Empire Mongol
The king of the Ottoman Osman
This empire took over after The ottoman empire Safavid
This man was the king/founder of the Mongol Empire Babur
Yurt-style structures were built in this empire Mongol Empire
This man was the founder of the Safavid empire Shah Esmail
Who took over for Osman in the Ottoman empire Mehmad
Kublai Kahn was related to Genghis Khan how? Grandson

The Middle East Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Sunni
Shia
Jewish
Anti-semtism
Tailban
Dead Sea
Pakistan
Israel
Red Sea
Persian gulf
Turkey
Afghanistan
Al-qeuda
Chirstain
Hussein
Iran
Iraq
Iraq invasion
Islam
Muslim
Oil
Oil reserves
Osama bin-Latin
Ottoman Empire
Saudi Arabia

Chapter 18 Choice Board Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The middle East's most powerful Empire run by "Suleyman the Lawgiver" Ottoman Empire
A title given to a Muslim sovereign (specifically the Ottoman sovereign) Sultan
A system used by Suleyman to recruit his warriors Devshirme
The title given to Suleyman's greatest warriors Janissary
The leader of the Ottoman Empire that helped it reach it's peak Suleyman
A powerful empire run by "Abbas the Great" Safavid empire
The son of Abraham in the Muslim/jewish religion Ismail
The leader of the Safavid Empire Abbas
The title given to the head of some empires Shah
A powerful empire run by Akbar Mughal Empire
The leader of The Mughal Empire who helped it reach it's peak Akbar
The grandson of "Akbar the Great"/ leader who began the fall of the Mughal empire Shah Jahan
A famous landmark built by Shah Jahan after the death of his favorite wife Taj Mahal

World history chapter 25 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

He suspended the new constitution Hbdulamid II
Known as Lawrence of Arabia T. E. Lawrence
Persion became the modern state in 1935 Iran
1921 Persian army officer Rena Khan
What did Reza Khan call himself Reza Shah
Name of the ancient Persian language Pahlavi
Reformed leader in 1920 Ibnsaud
Political unrest also took place here Kenya
Who did Moscow train to organize the Vietnamese communists Ho Chi Minh
Who remained a important figure after the Indian independence Gandhi
Who entered the movement in 1930 Jawaharlal Nehru
What was founded in 1885 INC
Who moved toward a more democratic government in the 1900s Japan
A large financial and industrial corporation Zaibatsu
Where was the CCP founded Shanghai
Who was the leader of the nationalists party Sun Yat-sen
Who succeeded Sun Yat-sen Chiang Kia-shek
Where was the new Chinese republic founded in 1928 Nanjing
Who made effective use of guerrilla tactics Mao
Who was mao’s army PLA
Who exported beef and wheat Argentina
Who exported nitrates and copper Chile
Who exported coffee and cotton Brazil
What was Argentina controlled by Oligarchy
Who was the leader of the Radical Party Hipolito irigoyen
What is the Mexican Revolution known as PRI
Who was president of Mexico from 1934 to 1940 Lazaro Cardenas
Who was the leader of turkey Mustard Kemal
Who became more active politically after WWI Africans
What began in 1939 WWII
Who did the Ottoman government allie with Germany
What was president Kemal known as Ataturk
Who’s society developed along a Western model Japanese
Who did the great depreston impact most USA
What did Mexicans cheer for the expropriation of in 1938 Oil

Persepolis Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

WINE
WATER CELL
WAR
VEIL
USSR
TORTURE
TEHRAN
SECULAR EDUCATION
REZA SHAH
REBELLION
PROPHET
F-14
MARXIST
MARTYR
MARJANE STRAPI
ISLAMIC REVOLUTION
IRAQ
REGIME
IRANIAN
FIDEL CASTRO
EXECUTE
DEMONSTRATION
COMMUNIST
BLACK FRIDAY
AUSTRIA
ANOOSH

The Middle East: Religion, Ethnic Groups and History Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Picot
Sykes
Great Britain
France
Holocaust
Zionism
Anti-Semitism
Ottoman Empire
Palestine
Israel
Synagogue
Church
Mosque
Abraham
Jesus
Muhammed
Islam
Christianity
Monotheism
Judaism
Persians
Kurds
Religious Groups
Ethnic Groups
Arabs

Israel-Palestine Conflict Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Jews living outside Israel Diaspora
Egypt president planned to joint Arab to attack Israel on the date of Yom Kippur Anwar Sadat
Israeli teacher, stateswoman, and politician and 4th Prime Minister of Israel, she created American Young Sister Society Golda Meir
dedicated to the establishment of an independent state for Palestinian Arabs and elimination of Israel PLO
chairman of PLO carried out the group gave a lot of attacks against Israel Yasir Arafat
At the year 1979, It was first signed agreement Arab country and Israel. Egypt recognized Israel as rightful country Camp David Accords
UPRISING, Palestinians express their frustrations and make civil disobedience Intifada
An agreement to grant Palestinians self-rule in Gaza Strip and West Bank Oslo Peace Accords
movement for re-establishment and development and protection of a Jewish nation which now is Israel Zionists
British government decided to endorse the establishment of Jewish home in Palestine Balfour Declaration