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beutiful
cute
jarius
love
tyrenee
antonya
love
yoseph
antonio
yahel
king david
yahaylah
yahmeka
tamirah
myrnetta
daddy
eliyah
queen
1236tameka
blgflfheiubcn
bowling
price hill
west wood
artica
south america
north america
las vagas
chicago
columbus
cincinatti

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6th Grade Geography Word Search

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continent
country
south america
north america
west
east
south
north
polar
world
globe
size
shape
navigating
equator
longitude
latitude
projections
map
reference map
thematic map
geography
biosphere
atmosphere

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The Columbian Exchange Crossword

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Columbus began a vast global exchange that would profoundly affect the world later to be called Columbian Exchange
A rise in prices that is linked to a sharp increase in the amount of money available Inflation
The period in European history when inflation rose rapidly Price Revolution
People who take on financial risk to make profits Entrepreneurs
Expanded trade, an increased money supply, and the push for overseas empires spurred the growth of European what Capitalism
The belief that a nations real wealth was measured in its gold and silver treasure Mercantilism
Columbus returned to what country in March 1493 Spain
New foods including tomatoes, pumpkins, and peppers were found in this country America
Each year shiploads of these settlers sailed to the Americas, lured by promise of a new life in a land of oppertunities Europeans
The method from Arabs to show profits and loses from there ventures Bookkeeping
Joint stock companies were developed in what time Medieval
North and South America New World
Europe, Asia, and Africa Old World
Most common disease brought to the Americas Syphilis
Scattering; spreading of Dispersal

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World Geo. Crossword Puzzle: Unit 2

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NORTH OF CENTRAL AMERICA Mexico
WHEN A LAYER OF LEAVES FORM TOGETHER, THEY MAKE A DENSE ______ Canopy
WHO DIVIDED LATIN AMERICA INTO THREE REGIONS? geographers
WHAT THE ANDES HAVE MADE WITH THE RAIN SHADOW EFFECT IN CHILE aridatacamadesert
RUNS ALONG THE SOUTH WEST SIDE OF SOUTH AMRICA chile
PARALLEL MOUNTAIN RANGES cordilleras
HIGH FLAT PLAINS WHERE THE ANDES ARE WIDEST THERE altiplanos
A PLACE WERE A TIDE MEETS A RIVER CURRENT estuary
NORTH OF SOUTH AMERICA CENTRALAMERICA
A SMALL CARIBBEAN COUNTRY DOMINACANREPUBLIC
NAVIGABLE RIVERS RIVERSOFSOUTHAMERICA
WHERE PLATES OF THE EARTH'S CRUST HAVE COLLIDED FOR MILLIONS OF YEARS PACIFICRINGOFFIRE
AN IMPORTANT WATERWAY THAT CUTS THROUGH THE ISTHMUS OF PANAMA PANAMACANAL
PART OF THE HIGHLANDS OF SOUTH AMERICA matogrossoplateau
IT DRAINS A LARGE AREA THAT IS KNOWN AS THE AMAZON BASIN amazonriver
WHAT DOES THE PAMPAS PRIMARILY CONSIST OF? grasslands
PARTS OF NORTHERN MEXICO AND SOUTHWEST REGION OF SOUTH AMERICA desertandsteppeareas
WHERE THREE RIVERS MEET THE ATLANTIC OCEAN riodlaplata
SOUTH OF CENTRAL AMERICA southamerica
THE ATACAMA DESERT IS ONE OF THE _____ PLACES IN THE WORLD driest
HILLS AND LOWER FLATLANDS THAT FORM A PLATEAU patagonia
IT COVERS 8 MILLION SQUARE MILES OF LAND latinamerica
AN EXAMPLE OF HOW A RIVER CAN BE A PHYSICAL BARRIER BETWEEN TWO COUNTRIES riogrande
A COWHAND THAT RID THE PAMPAS HERDING LIVESTOCK goucho
THEY RUN ALONG THE THE WESTERN EDGE OF SOUTH AMERICA andesmountains
CAPITAL OF BRAZIL riodejaneiro
LATIN AMERICA HAS FEW VERY LARGE ______ LAKES
ONE OF THE LEADING PETROLEUM PRODUCERS VENEZUELA
ONE OF THE TEN DAILY NEWSPAPERS READ BY 50,000 PEOPLE ELLISTINDIARIO
ONE OF THE THREE REGIONS CARIBBEAN

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continents and oceans Crossword

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continent to the south of us South America
president of our country Barack Obama
continent at the South Pole Antarctica
the largest continent Asia
the continent we live on North America
ocean to the east of the U. S. Atlantic
name of our state Pennsylvania
continent connected to Asia Europe
continent known for lions Africa
smallest ocean Indian ocean
governor of our state Tom Wolf
ocean to the west of the U. S. Pacific ocean
North Pole ocean Arctic Ocean
island continent Australia
the country that we live in United States
challenge: the name of our school Mahantongo

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Age of Exploration Word Search

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Africa
Age of Exploration
Astrolabe
Atlantic Ocean
capitalism
Caravel
cashcrop
Colonialism
colony
columbianexchange
columbus
Compass
Disease
france
glory
God
gold
gunpowder
Magellan
Mercantilism
plantation
Portugal
Queen Isabel
silk
silkroad
Spain
tobacco
Trade
triangletrade
West Indies

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Famous Explorers Crossword

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Who sailed the ocean in 1492 Christopher Columbus
Who was the first European to reach India by sea Vasco de Gama
1497, he discover parts of North America John Cabot
Made the first Europeans contact with the Eastern Coast of Australia James Cook
He conquered Mexico Hernando Cortes
Mapped much of the Southern half of the modern United States Hernando De Soto
Conquered Peru Francisco pizarro
English sea explorer and navigator in the early 17th century Jacque Cartier
Organized the Castilian expedition to the East Indies Ferdinand Magellan
Best known for crossing the isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean in 1513 Vasco Balboa
First demanstrates that Brazil and the West IndIves did not represent Asias eastern outskirts as initially conjectured from Columbian voyages America Vespucius
Sailed around the southernNmost tip of Africa in 1488, reaching the Indian Ocean from the Atlantic Bartolomeu Dias
Found the city of Santa Fe and New Mexico in 1610 Pedro Peralta
Explored the Great Lakes region of the United States, Canad, the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico Sierra do Salle
Claimed the Moreast coast of South America for Portugal Pedro Alvares Cabral
Founded New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608 Samuel Champlain
First governed of Puerto Rico by appointment of the Spanish crown Juan Ponce Leon
Italian explorer of North America in service of King Francis I of France Giovanni Verrazzano
First resident Bishop of Chiapas Bartolome Casas

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The Age of Exploration Crossword

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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

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Unit 2 World History Crossword

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Columbus finds the friendly and generous ________ people Taino
Key products of SE Asia were ______ Spices
Amount of a good sellers want to provide at different prices MarketSupply
What wiped out 90% of the Native Americans? Disease
In 1620 the pilgrims landed in ___________ Plymouth
Native Americans have never seen ________ before the Spanish arrived horses
Britain and France became leading _______ powers
There were originally __ colonies thirteen
Fertile rice growing river valley Pagan
Set up by a King to pass laws for colonies Council of the Indies
Ended war, ensured British dominance in North America Treaty of Paris
Controlled all trade Spain
Ships used to capture enemy ships Privateers
Who defeated the Aztecs with his army? Cortez
First permanent English colony Jamestown
Workers forced to labor Peons
Right to demand labor from Native Americans Encomiendas
Spanish Empire was divided into _____ provinces four
Man who urged colonists to import workers from Africa Las Casas
Spain had a ________ military superior

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Maya, Inca, and Aztec Crossword

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"Place of the prickly pear cactus", capital of the Aztec Empire Tenochtitlan
He found the pacific ocean Vasco Nunez De Balboa
A rope with knotted cords of different lengths and colors quipu
"floating gardens" Aztec way of farming land surrounded by swamps chinampa
Incan settlement in the Andes north-west of Cuzco, Peru machu picchu
Land mass in southern mexico extending north-east into the Gulf of Mexico Yucatan peninsula
City in southern Peru Cuzco
Civilization of Mesoamerica located in the valley of Mexico aztec
The global exchange of people, goods, technology, ideas, and diseases that began after Christopher Columbus' voyages columbian exchange
Civilization located in South America in the Indies Mts. inca
Political agreements between people or states to work together alliance
A device used for finding latitude at sea astrolabe
Books used by Aztecs to record their religion and history codices
one of the oldest and largest Mayan cities Tikal
Ruler of Inca at the time of the spanish conquest atahualpa
A land between north and south America Mesoamerica
He found more of canada up north Henry hudson
the founder of Canada, also a french explorer Jacques cartier
Island in the west Indies hispaniola
Portuguese explorer who traveled around the world ferdinand magellan
He accidently found the americas christopher columbus
Portuguese explorer who tried to get to India Vasco da gama
the science of map making cartography
A device used to find direction while traveling compass
The mayan word for flat region Peten
Conquistador who conquered the Inca empire francisco pizarro
Conquistador who conquered the Aztec empire Hernan Cortes
Spanish conqueror or soldier in the Americas Conquistador
The Aztec emperor before Hernan Cortes Montezuma
Civilization of Mesoamerica located in the yucatan peninsula Maya

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Africa Crossword

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grassy plain Savanna
worlds largest desert sahara desert
expanding the desert desertification
root language for African farmers Bantu
located in present day Sudan Nubia
"land of gold" Ghana
founded by Sudanita about 1235 Mali
kings of Mali mansa's
greatest emperor and richest man of all time Mansa Musa
established in about 1450 in West Africa Songhai
expanded Sonhai dynasty Askia Muhammad
including parents and kids; better suited for hunter/gatherer lifestyle nuclear family
responsible for passing down traditions/stories orally Griot
Bantu language Swahili
typically used as a method for clearing forest land for farming Slashburn agriculture
based on relationship to the father or descent through the male line Patrilineal
based on kinship with the mother or the female line. Matrilineal
first king of the Songhai Empire Sonni Ali
major trading center for gold and salt on the trans-Saharan trade routes Timbuktu
Government Accountability Office Gao
a country in West Africa, just west of Nigeria Benin
a country in northeastern Africa Ethiopia
city in the south-eastern hills Great Zimbabwe

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