Type
Crossword
Description

connects pieces of pipe together or a pipe to objects fitting
used to change the angle or direction of the pipe run elbow
one end of thread is male and the other is female street elbow
shaped like a letter T and allows for branch lines tee
used to join two straight pieces of pipe of same size coupling
used to join pipe of different size diameters reducer
used to make the diameter of pipe fitting smaller bushing
joins pieces of pipe where pipe cannot be turned union
changes the end of a non threaded pipe to threaded adapter
used to close the end of a dead end pipe cap
close an opening on a pipefitting; inspection and cleanout plug
short lengths (under 12") of pipe threaded at both ends nipple
used primarily to gain access to drain waste vent systems wye
controls the flow of liquid or gas through or from a pipe valve
fitting that may be glued or threaded PVC
tubing that uses compression fittings and can be soldered copper

Plumbing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cleaning Paste Flux
Wrench Adjustable spanner
Connects two pipes together Compressionfitting
Melts when heated Solder
Sleeve used when using plastic pipe insert
An easy way to cut copper pipe Pipeslice
Protects your head Hardhat
Connects two pipes together using heat solderedjoint
Part of a compression fitting Olive
Cold taps is fitted on the _____________hand side. Right
Who are we looking after when we fit taps correctly Blindpeople
When working who are we looking out for everyone
Used to protect our lungs Dustmask
Used to protect our feet steeltoecappedboots

Plumbing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A type of solder fitting which comes with its own solder ring Integeral
The name of the process in which a copper pipe is heated to be softened Anealing
An device designed to cut a specific size of pipe Pipeslice
The chemical symbol for lead Pb
A paste used in soldering Flux
A fitting that uses an olive Compression
The name of the pipe size that comes in 12mm, 10mm and 8mm Microbore
A fitting used to branch off in multiple directions Manifold
A mixed gas used for installing and soldering air conditioning units. MAPP
A plastic pipe fitting which uses a quick release mecanism Pushfit

Plumbing Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of pipe mostly found in homes that are composed of PVC or CPVC Plastic
Cutting tool with replaceable blades used to cut large plastic pipes. Hacksaw
Tool used to dislodge clogs (two words) Drain Snake
A ______ ______ ______ heats the water in a home hot water heater
A ________ is located on all properties and calculates how much water is being used. meter
Work that happens after interior finishing, like drywall and flooring (two words) Finish Plumbing
Used when you want to shut off the water since it stops the flow of water Valve
Used to connect pipes Fittings
Once water is used, it is sent down a drain and disposed through a sewage system or _____________ system Septic
Enables the release of sewer gases outside instead of inside the home Vent
Waste or sewer lines require a _________ percent slope Three
Changes the angel or direction of the flow without bending the pipes Elbow
Tool with a rubber suction cup and attached stick used to clear blockages in drains and pipes Plunger
Type of wrench that has self-cleaning threads with interchangeable hook and heel jaws (two words) Straight Pipe
type of wrench used in confined spaces to turn fasteners that would be difficult or impossible to reach with a plumber wrench Basin
PVC pipes are joined together using this adhesive (two words) PVC Glue
Always wear _______ when working on a plumbing job PPE
Turn this off prior to working on plumbing jobs around electrical wires (two words) Circuit Breaker
The point in the ground where the pipes will not freeze in the winter (two words) Frost Line
Bend in the pipe near the fixture that holds or traps water P-Trap

Hand - Sewing Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Tool makes it easier to remove stitches along seam seam ripper
These are the best choice for cutting out pattern pieces bent handle shears
Used to measure your body tape measure
Measure long, straight distances with this yardstick
short ruler with adjustable slide seam gauge
used to cut a zigzag edge to minimize fraying pinking shears
Long temporary stitch done by hand or machine baste
small items used in sewing, such as thread, buttons, snaps, ect notions
the line on which the seam is stitched seam line
finished edge of woven fabrics that runs parallel to the lengthwise grain selvage
Secure stitching by ________ the thread at the cut end before stitching and at the end of stitching knotting
very strong stitch used in variety of ways: to repair seams, for topstitching and for hand sewing back stitch
used to prevent flat, raw edges from ravelling or to minimize the bulk of seam allowance when sewing two layers of fabric together by hand overcast stitch
stitch used for either a flat edge or an edge which has been turned under hemming stitch
"invisible" stitch used to connect two folded pieces of fabric or one flat and one folded piece slip stitch
It protects your finger as you sew by hand. thimble
This is threaded and used to sew fabric together. needle
Most thread comes on one of these spool
These are used to hold fabric together before the fabric is sown together either by hand or machine. pins
The "pretty side of the fabric. The part of the fabric with the design to be shown on the outside of the garment. Rightside
this is used to hold the fabric together in a finished garment or craft. thread
The line of stitching holding pieces of fabric together for crafts or clothing. seam
Pass sharp objects to others with the _________ first. handles
Pins and needles should never be placed in your _________. mouth
When no in use scissors should be left __________. closed

Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of lines in a poem stanza
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning figurativelanguage
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences lines
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses imagery
comparison that does not use like or as metaphor
describes an animal or object with human qualitites personification
comparison using like or as simile
the narrator of the poem speaker
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood rhythm
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry internalrhyme
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem repifition
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning onomatopoeia
use of rhymes at the end of the lines endrhyme
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry meter
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
the pattern the end rhyme creates rhymescheme
repetition of sounds at the end of the words rhyme
how the writing makes the reader feel mood
exaggeration hyperbole
a phrase or expression that is overused cliche
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said idiom
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation pun
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc. allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification analogy
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing structure

plumbing Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alloy
boiler
british value
copper pipe
democracy
diploma
drainage
electricity
flux
gas
mapp gas
mutual respect
nvq
oil
plumbing
propane
pure metal
radiator
safety
soldering
water
water cycle

Sewing Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

It holds the fabric in place where the needle is stitching the fabric on at sewing machine (2 words) Presserfoot
It protects your finger as you sew by hand. It can be used to push the needle through the fabric. Thimble
This type of stitching is temporary to hold fabric in place and then pulled out later in the project Basting
This is threaded and used to sew fabric together needle
An iron is used to do this. Steam can be used. The iron is held in one place at a time while doing this. Pressing
Most thread comes on one of these Spool
These are used to hold fabric together before the fabric goes through the sewing machine. pins
The finished edge on the bottom of a dress or sleeve. hem
The "pretty side" of the fabric. The part of the fabric with the design to be shown on the outside of the project. Right
They are used to cut fabric. Scissors
A fabric that covers up the inside seams of a garment or sometimes used in a tote bag. Lining
These help move the fabric through the sewing machine by grabbing the fabric with metal teeth (2 words) feeddogs
This is used to hold the fabric together in a finished garment or project. Stitches
This can be used to open and close a bag or the back of a dress or the fly of pants. Zipper
A valuable tool in the sewing room to give a garment a finished look. It is used after sewing the seams together. Serger
A three layered item with stitching through all three layers to hold them together. It can be used as a bed spread. Quilt
The line of stitching holding pieces of fabric together for crafts of clothing. Seam
Pressing or ironing is done with this tool. It can get very hot. Iron

Construction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a piece of equipment that provides air to air powered tools Compressor
a mixture of cement,sand,gravel,and water Concrete
Main power cabinet where electric enters a home´s wiring system Electrical Panel
Any part, such as a nut or fitting, into which another (male) part can be inserted. Female
a lamp that is a gas filled glass tube with a phosphor coating on the inside Fluorescent lighting
The act of building the house frame. Lumber used for the structural members of a building, such as studs, joists, rafters and trusses Framing
The green or un-insulated wire, always connected to metal, to prevent electrical shock. Ground Wire
In lumber, the portion of a branch or limb of a tree that appears on the edge or face of the piece Knot
The joint of two pieces at an angle that bisects the joining angle. For example, the miter joint at the side and head casing at a door opening is made at a 45° angle. Miter Joint
sleeve that fits around drain and waste vent pipes at,and are nailed to,the roof sheeting Plumbing Jack (aka Roof Jack)
A panel (normally 4' X 8') of wood made of three or more layers of veneer Plywood
The structural wood diaphragm covering, usually OSB, used over studs, floor joists or rafters/trusses of a structure Sheathing
The process of covering drywall joints with paper tape and joint compound Taping
The vertical stud that supports a header at a door, window, or other opening Trimmer (aka jack stud)

WoodWork Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Drives nails easily into wood and takes them out of wood Claw hammer
Measures things Tape Measure
You use it when cleaning out mortise joints or to scribe wood Utility Knife
They have sensing plates that scan the wood beneath Moisture Meter
You need this to carvers, to clean out joints,and to saw cuts Chisel
Means horizontal, and plumb is vertical Level
Helps put screws in where you need them to be Screwdrivers
You use them to drive _____________ into the wood so they are flush or right below the surface Nails
This is adjustable, and you can lock it at the angle you want to mark, making it much more time-savvy to mark multiple angles. Sliding Bevel
The _____________ is a triangle that you can use to mark square cuts on stock. Layout Square
You can flatten a piece of wood, add a curve to it, or square your work. Block Plane
You can even get digital______ now that leave no guesswork as to whether you were inside or outside the line Caliper
You’ll need____ for 45 and 90-degree joints, and pipe____ to reach for long stretches Clamp
You usually use a___with a power tool, to guide the piece through the saw Jig
Other ___, with their variety of cutting surfaces and angles, will come as the need arises. Hand Saw
Detects metal Metal Detector
They are important for achieving smooth, quality cuts Feather Board
It can hold up to 500 lbs. Saw Horse
You drill things with this tool Power Drill
Some_______ have an adjustment knob on each end of the fence, others on just one end. Rip Fence
________features perforated sheet metal and resembles a food grater. Surform plane
Used for rough cutting shapes in the board, but especially for removing waste from dovetail joints (one of the most common wood joints) Coping Saw
Used for chopping mortises (rectangular holes) into the side of your board for insertion of a tenon. Mortise Chisel
Used checking the squareness of boards (when planing them to final dimension), scribing dovetail joints, measuring the depth of mortises Combination Square
Used for taking and repeating a measurement over and over again on a work piece. Two Pairs of Dividers
Used for transferring a measurement and repeating it over and over again Marking Gauge
Used such as trimming tenons & other joinery, cutting rabbets, removing waste for hand cut moldings Houlder Plane or Rabbet Plane
Paper with sand or another abrasive stuck to it, used for smoothing or polishing woodwork or other surfaces. Sandpapper
A straight strip or cylinder of plastic, wood, metal, or other rigid material, typically marked at regular intervals, to draw straight lines or measure distances. Ruler
A brush for applying paint Paintbrush
A saw with larger teeth (fewer teeth per inch) for cutting with the grain of wood. Rip saw
Short hand saw with a tapered blade used to cut curves or irregular shapes. Key hole saw
A saw with very fine teeth and is often used in a miter box for cutting angles. The thin blade is reinforced with a ridge of thicker metal along the back of the saw Back saw
A tool used for removing material from a surface. Scraper
A tool having one end of the head hemispherical and used in working metal. Ball peen hammer

Ceramic Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

clay that has dried slightly from the plastic stage, can be joined using water, but has become a bit too fragile to bend and shape at lot. leather hard
Clay that has completely dried out, but has not been fired yet. bone dry
Clay objects that have been fired one time, turning the clay into glass. At this stage, clay is ready to be stained, painted or glazed. Bisqueware
Clay that has been applied with glaze or underglazes and then fired a second time. glazeware
a term that refers to one of several techniques used to build pottery using only the hands and simple tools, rather than using the potter’s wheel. handbuilding
This technique is a method of shaping clay by inserting the thumb of one hand into a ball of clay and lightly pinching between the thumb and the fingers, while slowly rotating the ball of clay in the palm of the other hand. pinch pots
a handbuilding technique used to construct ceramic forms by rolling out ropes of clay and joining them together with the fingers and various smoothing tools. coil pots
a handbuilding of technique used to construct ceramic forms by rolling out a flat “pancake-like” piece of clay which can then be cut into shapes and built into a box. slab pots
the process of mixing and turning clay to remove air pockets and create uniform consistency in the clay. wedging
a technique used to connect two pieces of clay by scratching into the surfaces of each piece of clay and then applying watered down clay to each piece before pressing the pieces together. slip and score
to draw or scratch lines into the clay surface, to either connect two pieces of clay or add texture. score
a process in which clay is heated to high temperatures in a kiln, which melts the silica sand in the clay and when it cools turns to glass, making the form permanent. firing
a furnace of refractory clay bricks used to heat pottery or fuse glass. kiln
glass-forming chemicals, usually with coloring compounds added, that is applied in a liquid form to bisqueware clay and fired in a kiln, forming a pleasing coating around the surface of the clay. glaze
Pottery which can not only serve as an art object but can also be used for a purpose, such as bowls, plates, cups. functional pottery
the usually narrower part that leads from the body of a pot or vase to the mouth. neck
this is the main part of the pot or vase. It usually the largest part of the pot or vase. body
this is the part of the pot or vase that meets or rests on the floor or table. foot
a decoration technique in which lines are carefully drawn into a clay surface. carving
process in which material is steadily built up to produce the finished figure additive
a large container, typically earthenware, glass, or plastic, with a handle and a lip, used for holding and pouring liquids pitcher
a pot with a handle, spout, and lid, in which tea is brewed and from which it is poured teapot
a round, deep dish or basin used for food or liquid bowl
a small, bowl-shaped container for drinking from, typically having a handle cup
a strong, coarse unbleached cloth made from cotton, or a similar yarn, used as a surface for clay handbuilding canvas
a board used as a base for handbuilng and storing clay projects bat