Type
Crossword
Description

The character who is in conflict with the main character is the play's ____________. antagonist
What season does the play take place during? summer
Juries discuss their cases in the _________ room. deliberation
The individual who is being accused is known as the __________. defendant
Which juror grew up in the slums? five
The boy on trial had a horribly _____________ father. abusive
A character type that appears so often that their natures are immediately familiar to the reader. stereotype
The boy allegedly stabbed his father in the _______. chest
According to the boy, the knife fell out of a hole in his ________. pocket
Juror 8 stresses the importance of _________ doubt. reasonable

Othello Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A venetian soldier and Desdemona's father. Brabantio
Desdemona’s friend and servant Emilia
A nobleman of most hereditary rank Duke
What city is Cassio originally from? Florence
Where does Act 1 take place? Venice
Throughout the play Iago is referred to as Honest
Othello said Desdemona fell in love with him for his Stories
What is known to be Othello’s tragic flaw Jealousy
First quality of a tragic hero Nobility
Strategy Iago used to persuade Othello’s actions Manipulation
“Excellent wretch!” (3.3.90) What literary device does Othello use in this quotation? Oxymoron
What is the word that Othello repeated in his speech during the climax. Farewell
Cassio’s weakness which Iago takes advantage of to get him into a fight with Roderigo and makes him lose his job. Drinking
Othello leaves Venice to go to Cyrus to fight who? Turks
How Desdemona ends up getting killed. Smothered
When a character is alone speaking his/her thoughts aloud regardless of anyone who could be listening. Soliloquy
In this play Othello is known as the Tragic hero
Method in which Brabantio accuses Othello of using to get Desdemona to fall in love with him. Bewitching
After the fight between Cassio and Roderigo, Cassio was only concerned about one thing Reputation
“And when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.” (3.3.90) What literary device does Othello use in this quotation? Allusion

Literary Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

literary reference to a familiar thing allusion
conflict with another character Charactervscharacter
the turning point in a story (comes after the rising action) climax
comparison of two or more similar objects analogy
author's own account of his/her own life autobiography
story of a person's life written by someone else biography
the problem; something vs. something else conflict
stretching the truth exaggeration
the begining of a story exposition
kind of writing that explains something expository
category or type (of literature) genre
the lesson of a story theme
person telling the story narrator
words or phrases that convey the opposite meaning or expected outcome irony
problem from INSIDE of a person internal conflict
main character of the story protagonist
sequence of events in a story plot
the author's attitude toward the subject of a work tone
group of lines forming a unit in a poem stanza
point of view in which the reader knows all thoughts, feelings, and actions of all the characters omnicient

Literary Terms Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a struggle between two opposing force conflict
the narrator is a character within the story that tells it as if it happened to him/her personally. The character is an active part of the story 1st personsubjective
time and place; mood and tone setting
in the middle of things; told with flashbacks in medias res
the foundation of a short story plot
told in chronological order from beginning to end chronological order
The process by which the writer reveals the personality of a character characterization
short in length; can be read in one sitting; fictional short story
whatever created the problem in the story antagonist
The point the author makes with his story theme
character changes at some point in the story dynamic
the narrator is a minor character, is in the story, but not of the story 1stpersonobjective
the narrator tells what one character says, does and thinks 3rdpersonlimited
the narrator tells what the characters say and do only 3rdpersonobjective
character does not change static
final outcome or conclusion of a story. resolution
The central character that drives the action. Must solve the problem protagonist
the narrator tells what the characters say, do, and think 3rdpersonomniscient
a character who appears so often in literature that his or her nature is immediately familiar stereotyped character

Legal Terms for Twelve Angry Men Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a jury that cannot reach an agreement or verdict. The judge must agree that the jury has taken “adequate time to deliberate,” although there is not one set amount of time. HUNGJURY
the jury or court’s decision for the outcome of the case (generally “guilty” or “not guilty”) VERDICT
the right of a court (usually the Supreme Court) to declare a law unconstitutional. JUDICIALREVIEW
the legal team presenting the case against someone suspected of breaking the law. This person is trying to argue that yes, this person broke the law. PROSECUTOR
the person in court who has been accused of something. This person (and his/her lawyer) is arguing that no, this person did not break the law. DEFENDANT
a member of the jury JUROR
the head juror, whose role it is to lead discussions and speak on the jury’s behalf FOREMAN
a lawyer or attorney; someone with education and experience whose job it is to argue one side or the other in a court case COUNSEL
a witness’s statement or declaration under oath; their explanation of what they saw, heard, or otherwise experienced in connection with the case TESTIMONY
the obligation or duty to prove something. The prosecution (the side arguing “yes”) has this responsibility in a court case. BURDENOFPROOF
a person’s reason for doing something or acting in a certain way. MOTIVE
an explanation of where the defendant was or what he/she was doing when the crime took place ALIBI
evidence that does not directly prove that something happened, but that implies indirectly that it could have happened or is likely. This is generally less reliable than direct evidence. CIRCUMSTANTIAL
planned and thought about beforehand. PREMEDITATED
ruled “not guilty” and declared free of charges ACQUITTED

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

12 Angry Men Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

thought out or planned Premeditated
to be found not guilty of a crime acquittal
all agree unanimous
public, relating to citizens civil
accused or brought to court defendant
person accusing defendent prosecution
an uncertanty reasonable doubt
a lawyer employeed to a defendent because they aren`t able to afford one public defender
preliminary examination of a witness voir dire
enjoys the suffering of others sadist
intolerant of other culturs bigot
an undecided jury hung jury
a major divison of a play act
a minor divison of a play scene

Federal court crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What the judge always wears to court Robe
You can have either one of these, bench or jury Trial
A federal court that deals primarily with money matters Bankruptcy
A judge and baseball players sit on this Bench
Party that brings a suit Plaintiff
Party against whom a suit is brought Defendant
Instant translation of spoken word into digital format Realtime
Not the car but the legal research site Lexis
Group of people who decide guilt or innocence Jury
A judge's office is sometimes called this Chambers
Time unit used to measure federal criminal sentences Month
What Sesame Street character can you find in the courtroom Elmo
Documents that are marked and referred to by letter or number Exhibit
These can be sustained or overruled Objections
You can find this in the office or running up the clock Mouse
It is wooden and the judge uses it to gain order in the court Gavel
Bird that represents the Federal government Eagle
What kind of branch does the eagle hold on the Goverment seal Olive
A bowling term or what a lawyer uses to excuse a juror for no stated reason Strike
Federal and State attorneys Prosecutors
What a defendant does who disagrees with the outcome of their lawsuit Appeals
Ceremony welcoming new citizens Naturalization
When you take this, you can swear or affirm Oath
This type of juror is called to hear a particular case and reach a unanimous decision Petit
Panel convened by a court that consists of approximately 23 people Grand jury
Document listing charges against a defendant Indictment
Procedure where accused is advised of charged offense and their rights relating thereto Arraignment
Betsy Ross sewed the first one Flag
Instant translation of spoken word into digital format Realtime
French words meaning to see to speak Voir dire
Abbreviation for Federal Bureau of Investigation FBI

To Kill A Mockingbird Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the narrator of the story? Scout
Who got their arm badly broken at the elbow? Jem
Who is a lawyer and the father of Jem and Scout? Atticus
Which character is the summer neighbor and becomes the perspective of childhood innocence? Dill
What character is the cook and housekeeper for the Finches? Calpurnia
Who saves Jem and Scout from Bob Ewell at the end of the story? Boo Radley
Which character is a gardener, often spends time talking with the children and helps Jem and Scout understand Atticus and their community better? Miss Maudie
What character likes to gossip about everything and has a mean personality? Stephanie Crawford
Who accuses Tom Robinson of raping his daughter? Bob Ewell
Which person tries to have sexual relations with an African American man? Mayella Ewell
Who is the lawyer that tries sticking up for Bob and Mayella in court? Gilmer
Who is the sheriff of Maycomb? Heck Tate
Which character is accused of rape and has no use of his left arm? Tom Robinson

Trial By Jury Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

evidence
direct examination
cross examination
testimony
alternate juror
foreperson
information
hung jury
mistrial
bench trial
beyond a reasonable doubt
verdict
peremptory challenge
grand jury
petit jury
defense attorney
court reporter
defendant
judge
clerk of the court
district attorney
bailiff
indict
jury pool
acquit

Drama Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A solo speech Soliloqy
When a character speaks their thoughts to the audience Aside
How to perform lines Stage directions
Characters Cast
Chapters that break up the story Acts
The storyline Plot
Plots that intertwine parallel plots
Elements of drama that deliver a theme dramatic effect
A play for theater or an exciting turn of events drama
A character who changes throughout the story Round character
A character who dosent change throughout the story static character
Similar to a round character dynamic character
Similar to a static character flat character
The hero in a story protagonist
The villian in a story antagonist
Conversation between two or more people Dialogue
A long speech by one character monologue
Parts that break up acts scenes
A mental struggle of a character internal conflict
A physical struggle of a character External conflict
Objects used on stage props
Where the story takes place setting
A character's opposite foil
The author of a play playwright
Written text of a play script
Common themes in literature Universal themes
Why a character is the way he or she is Motivation
When a reader theorizes what may come next inference