Type
Crossword
Description

Pony Express rider's accessory Mochilla
Pony Express employee Rider
Former mail delivery system The Pony Express
The Pony Express wanted to hire Orphans
The trail that the riders followed California Trail
One of the youngest men hired as a Pony Express rider Buffalo Bill
Rider that was shot in the jaw and the arm by Indians and travelled 120 miles Pony Bob
Rider that was shot by pioneers for being mistaken as a Native American JG Kelly
How long did the Pony Express last? Eighteen months
Pony Express destination (in the west) Sacramento
Pony Express destination (in the east) St Joseph
One of the founders of the Pony Express (last initial R) William Russell
One of the founders of the Pony Express (last initial M) Alexander Majors
One of the founders of the Pony Express (last initial W) William Waddell

THE PONY EXPRESS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

prairie
mountains
trail
gallop
orphan
route
relay
telegraph
stampede
stagecoach
mochila
buffalo
succsess
finished
record
early
arrive
rushed
rider
oldest
pony
mail
express
teamwork

basketball crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a shot where you jump close by the basket jump shot
another term of bouncing the ball dribbling
to throw the ball to a teammate pass
the team that won the nba finals last year golden state
a way to switch hands in the middle of dribbling crossover
one of the best basketball players of all time micheal jordan
when you take the ball from your oponent steal
finals mvp 2015-16 andre igoudala
has the most nba championship rings bill russell
played 20 whole years with the los angeles lakers kobe bryant
the tallest nba center of all time manute bol
the shortest nba player of all time mugsey boughes
heviest player in nba history (375 pounds) oliver miller
who was the youngest player to play in the nba (18 years and 6 days) Andrew Bynum
the most points in an nba career (38,387) kareem abdul-jabbar
the nba team with the most chapionships (14) boston celtics

Manifest Destiny Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

belief in the United States that its settlers were destined to expand across North America Manifest Destiny
gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California California Gold Rush
used the term "manifest destiny" in 1845 to promote the annexation of Texas and the Oregon Country to the United States John L Sullivan
William Becknell and five other men began their journey Westward from Franklin, Missouri to New Mexico santa fe trail
traveled on the Santa fe Trail from Missouri to New Mexico William Becknell
key to the nation’s health according to Thomas Jefferson Westward Expansion
purchased the territory of Louisiana from the French government Thomas Jefferson
Mexico lost nearly half of its territory, the present American Southwest from Texas to California; U.S. became a continental power. Mexican American War
negotiated Webster-Ashburton Treaty Daniel Webster
route over which settlers traveled to Oregon oregon trail
discovered in California in 1848 gold
Maine vs.Canada Aroostook War
president during Manifest Destinty James k polk
when people from two countries occupy and settle a territory joint occupation
to take control of annex
After the Texan victory at the Battle of San Jacinto, Santa Anna is captured and recognizes Texas as independent Lone Star Republic
as a result of the treaty, the U.S. annexed present-day New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and California Mexican Cession
to give land over to another country Cession

Bleeding Kansas Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Missourians who would raid Kansas settlements Bushwhackers
guerilla fighters from Kansas Jayhawkers
these were places on slaves to keep them from running away shackles
idea to let the people of a territory decide the issue of slavery popular sovereignty
famous abolitionist John Brown
important free state settlement Lawrence
person against slavery abolitionist
first governor of Kansas Robinson
man who developed the Kansas Nebraska Act Douglas
people for slavery proslavery
site of a terrible massacre in Kansas Pottawatomie
first constitution written Topeka
John Brown was convicted of this treason
someone who dies for a cause martyr
Missourians who would cross the border to vote on the issue of slavery border ruffians
an agreement compromise
pony express riders were often these orphan
Henry Ward Beecher gave these to his followers rifles

Poetry Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Language that is used imaginatively, rather than literally, to express ideas or feelings in new ways. FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Make comparisons between dissimilar things. FIGURES OF SPEECH
use like or as to compare two unlike things. SIMILIES
Speak of one thing in terms of another, as in, “All the world’s a stage.” METAPHORS
gives human traits to nonhuman things. PERSONIFICATION
A descriptive language that creates vivid impressions. These images are developed through sensory language. IMAGERY
Provides details related to sight, sound, taste, touch, smell, and movement. SENSORY LANGUAGE
Used to achieve a musical quality. SOUND DEVICES
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllables of words in a sequence. RHYTHM
A pattern of rhythm. METER
The repetition of identical sounds in the last syllable of words. RHYME
A pattern of rhyme at the ends of lines. RHYME SCHEME
Initial rhyme is the repetition of the initial consonant sounds of words. ALLITERATION
Vowel rhyme – the repetition of vowel sounds in nearby words. ASSONANCE
The repetition of consonants within nearby words in which the preceding vowels differ, as in the words milk and walk. CONSONANCE
Tells a story and has a plot, characters, and a setting. NARRATIVE
A long narrative poem about the feats of gods or heroes. EPIC
A songlike narrative that has short stanzas and a refrain. BALLAD
Tells a story using a character’s own thoughts or spoken statements. DRAMATIC
Express the feelings of a single speaker. The most common type of poem in modern literature. LYRIC
A verse form with three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. HAIKU
A verse form with five unrhymed lines of five, seven, five, seven, and seven syllables. TANKA
Has neither a set pattern of rhythm nor rhyme. FREEVERSE
A fourteen-line lyric poem with formal patterns of rhyme, rhythm, and line structure. SONNET

Golf Assignment #1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A shot that flies slightly from left to right. Fade
The turning of the body during the back swing. Coil
The turf displaced when the club strikes the ball. Divot
A score of one under par. Birdie
When a caddie carries two sets of clubs. Doubles
Person hired to carry clubs and assistance. Caddie
Poor shot caused by hitting the turf well behind the ball. Chunk
The coordinated action of the lower body durning the swing. Footwork
A score of two under par. Eagle
The position of the body in relation to initial target. Alignment
The rotation movement or spin of ball Backspin
A derogatory term describing poor play. Choke
The score of one over par. Bogey
The distance a ball will fly in the air. Carry
a shot hit towards the green. Approach
A hollow comprised of sand. Bunker

The Outsiders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what did johnny want pony to stay Gold
What's the Gang’s symbol Jacket
The church caught on Fire
Another name for rumble Fight
Who did the Police shot Dallas
What was Bob, Dally and Johnny’s fate Dead
What did cherry throw in Dally’s face Coke
Who became a greaser spy Cherry
Dally pointed an unloaded what at the police Gun
The West-end Gang Socs
Who did Johnny kill Bob
Place where Johnny died Hospital
Dally injured what getting Johnny out of the church Arm
What weapon did johnny use to kill bob Knife
Who killed bob and saved the children Johnny
Reason Darry Fought; Pony’s hair symbolizes his Pride
Johnny’s note said that there is still what In the world Good
Who tried to call off the big rumble Randy
What was Johnny’s gift to Pony Book
Pony’s oldest brother Darry
What does Pony smoke Cigarettes
Darry hit pony because he was Late
Pony and Johnny fell asleep in the empty Lot
Who is the Middle brother Sodapop
Who was Cherry’s Soc sidekick Marcia
East-end gang Geasers
Who is the narrator in the book Ponyboy
Johnny rejects a visit from who Mother
Pony broke the end off what item and threatened the socs with it Bottle
What is the name of the book pony read to johnny Gone with the wind
Where was pony almost drowned Fountain

America Becomes a World Power Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Members of a U.S calvary, organized by Roosevelt Rough Riders
U.S President who opposed annexation on Hawaii Grover Cleveland
Who wrote the article Byline
A king or queen in a government Monarchy
The expansion of a country by colonizing weaker ones Imperialism
Navy Admeral Alfred T. Mahan
Political Comics made to show the opinion of the cartoonist Political cartoon
Assistant Secretary of the Navy; Head of the Rough Riders Theodore Roosevelt
An explosive device usually hidden in a concealed location Mine
U.S President who began imperialism William McKinley
A disease carried by female misquitoes Malaria
The treaty between the U.S and Spain that ended the war Treaty of Paris
An article that expresses the opinion of the editor Editorial
A caption, title, or summarizing words of a newspaper Headline
War tactics used in the Spanish and Cuba war that wore out the soldires Guerilla Warfare
A nonfiction literary piece that forms part of a publication Article
U.S pineapple mogol who was elected "President" of Hawaii Stanford Dole
Journalism that exaggerates the news to make it more interesting Yellow Journalism
the act or process of incorporating a territory into an existing country or state Annexation
the policy of remaining focused on one's own country rather than becoming involved in the affairs of other countries Isolationism
The last monarch of Hawaii Queen Liluokalani
A ciar-shaped, self-propelled underwater projectile launched from a ship and designed detonate on contact with with its target Torpedo
the systematic publicizing of a given doctrine or of views expressing outlandish views or interests Propaganda
Title of a newspaper underline which is usually a tagline Masthead
A principle of U.S policy originated by president James Monroe Monroe Document

Crossword Puzzle American Becomes a World Power

Type
Crossword
Description

the expansion of a country by colonizing Imperialism
The policy of remaining force on ones country's Isolationism
the act of annexing something Annexation
a form of governments Monarchy
the systematic publicizing of given doctrine propaganda
an article in a newspaper which expresses the opinion of a editor editorial
a title caption word of a story printed in a large type headline
journalism that exploits the news to create sensation and attract readers yellow journalism
a nonfiction literary piece that forms parts of a publication article
a infectious disease characterized by cycles of chills malaria
a viral infection spread by species of mosquitos yellow fever
a member of the cavalry unit Rough Riders
treaty between US and Spain or Great Britain Treaty of Paris
first queen of Hawaii and last and she was the Queen Liliuokalani
U.S president who began imperialism Grover Cleveland
U.S President who didn't want to annex Hawaii William McKinley
U.S. jurist in Hawaiian islands Sanford Dole
Navy Admiral Alfred T. Mahan
U.S. president started and was a part of the Rough Riders Theodore Roosevelt
title of newspaper, which is a tagline Mast Head
Whose article is by Byline
Comics that are based on something political to reflect the opinion of the cartoonist Political cartoon
a cigar shaped to be fired from a ship Torpedo
explosive place that goes underwater or underground Mine
Admiral of the navy who defeated Admiral dewy
a principle of U.S. policy made by James Monroe Monroe Doctrine
The saying of "speak softly and carry a big stick' Roosevelt Corollary
usually placed in a concealed location Fortification

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy. Tiber River
One of the longest coastlines in Europe. Italian Peninsula
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia. Mediterranean Sea
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River. Rome
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king. Tarquin
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king. Junis Brutis
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured. Regulus
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens. patricians
About 90% of Roman citizens. plebeians
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote. republic
People who are elected to represent the people. representatives
Any of various governing bodies. Senate
Officials who managed the government and the army. consuls
Someone who has total control over the people. dictator
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians. tribune
A city-state located in North Africa. carthage
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years. Punic Wars
A Carthaginian general. Hannibal
He attacked Carthage and defeated it. Scipio
A sense of pride in one's country. patriotism