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Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand Crossword

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Who ate all the chocolate while out at sea? Mac
Who is Louis Zamperini's brother? Pete
What is the last name of the woman Louis Zamperini married? Applewhite
Who is the story mainly about? Louis
What country were we at war with? Japan
Who captured, beat, and torchured Louis and Phil? Japanese
Who was "The Bird?" Mutshuhire Watanabe
What type of officer was "The Quack?" Medical
In what state did the story start in? California
What did people start calling Louis? Torrance Tornado
Which Japanese base did Louis take part in it's bombing? Wake Atoll
What did Louis get drafted into in September? Army Air Corps
Howmany days were Louis and Phil out at sea? forty-seven
How many days did Mac last while out at sea? thirty-three
What man was surprisingly watching Louis during the Olypmics? Adolf Hitler
What was the name of the German airship that flew above Louis's house? Graf Zeppelin

World War 2 crossword puzzle

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Who was the leader of Nazi Germany during WW2? Adolf Hitler
Who was the leader of Soviet Russia during WW2? Joseph Stalin
Who was the leader of Italy during WW2? Benito Mussolini
Who was the president of the United States during WW2? Franklin Roosevelt
Who was the leader of Japan during WW2? Hideki Tojo
An iconic American battleship sunk at pearl harbor? Arizona
The genecide againt jews during WW2? Holocaust
Who was the leader of the US 7th army? George Patton
What was refered to as the British air force during WW2? RAF
Who was the desert fox? Erwin Rommel
An attack on this country started WW2? Poland
who was an iconic spokeswomen with the iconic phrase "We can do it!"? Rosie the Riveter
A form of government where the leader has complete power? dictatorship
The US program to build the atomic bomb? Manhattan Project
Which form of government was the Allies (except Russia) trying to defend? Democracy
The abbreviation for women airforce service pilots Wasps
The allied invasion of Normandy June 6th 1944 D-day
The last major German offensive of WW2? Battle of the Bulge
The battle which four japanese aircraft carriers were sunk in the Pacific Ocean? Battle of Midway

Causes of WW2,New Alliances, and Leaders Crossword

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Dictator who controlled The Soviet Union Stalin
The Treaty that officially ended WW1 Treaty of Versailles
A totalitarian form of government which is a type of one-party dictatorship, against liberal democracy Fascism
An agreement between Czechoslovakia and Germany Munich Agreement
An international organization that intended to maintain world peace League of Nations
Which country was invaded by Germany and the Soviet Union which ultimately caused the war Poland
32nd Presidents of The U.S. Franklin Roosevelt
Prime minister of The United kingdom Winston Churchill
Leader and Dictator of Gemany Adolf Hitler
Fascist Dictator of Italy Benito Mussolini
Emperor of Japan Hirohito
The US,France,Soviet Union,and Britain were apart of the Allied powers
Germany,Italy and Japan were apart of the Axis Powers
Promoted Anti-Semitism and German nationalism German Working Party

Savings Accounts Crossword

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To put money aside for future use. Save
The recommended amount to save. tenpercent
Saving your money rather than spending it is called a ____________cost. opportunity
A person should always have _________pay saved incase of emergencies. sixmonths
A collection of money used for retirement that is slowly deminishing. socialsecurity
When employers pay you a percentage of your retirement investment. ______Method matchby
Rate of return is also called: interest
Interest calculated on principle (deposit) and previously earned interest. compound
Interest calculated on only the principle (deposit). simple
Money in the bank is used as a __________for other people or businesses. loan
Investing in a savings account helps the: economy
Savings account that will accepts deposits and withdraws at any time. regular
Savings account that can be accessed with a limited number of checks. moneymarketfund
Savings account that has a maturity date. certificateofdeposit
Savings account that has a higher interest rate. CD
Savings account that pools money together to make small investments in other companies. moneymarketfund
Organization that insures banks up to $250,000 FDIC
Investments NOT insured federally.__________firms. brokerage
The ease of converting something of value to cash. liquidity
The risk of the value of a dollar going down. inflation

World War II Crossword

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country where a single party controls the government and every aspect of people's lives tolitarian state
rooted in miliarism, extreme nationalism, and blind loyalty to the state; dictators vowed to create new empires Fascism
warlike act by one country against another without a just cause aggression
a person or group of people on whom is blamed for others' problems (like in WWII, Jews for Germany) scapegoat
member of the National Socialist German Worker's Party; under Hitler's command Nazis
prison camp for civilians who are considered enemies of the state concentration camp
practice of giving in to aggression in order to aviod war appeasement
agreement signed between Hitler and Stalin in 1939 in which the two dictators agreed not to attack each other Nazi-Soviet Pack
"lightning war"; swift attacks launched by Germany in WWII during the night blitzkrieg
WWII military alliance of Italy, Japan, Germany, and 6 other countries Axis
WWII military alliance of Britain, France, Soviet Union, China, the U.S., and 45 other countries Allies
Germany's failed attempt to subdue Britain in 1940 in preparation for invasion (Germans bombed Britain continuously but Britain resisted with fighter pilots and Hitler gave up invasion) Battle of Britain
a 1942 battle in the Pacific during which American planes sank 4 Japanese aircraft carriers (protected Hawaii) Battle of Midway
code name for the Allied invasion of Europe in 1944 Operation Overlord
day of the invasion of Western Europe by Allied forces-June 6, 1944 (Allied forces landed at France, freed Paris; slowly advanced to Germany) D-Day
German counter-attack in December 1944 that temporarily slowed the allied invasion of Germany (Audie Murphy was the hero) Battle of the Bulge
during WWII, Allied strategy of capturing Japanese-held islands to gain control of the Pacific Ocean island hopping
during WWII, Navajo soldiers who used their own language to radio vital messages during the island-hopping campaign Navajo code-talkers
WWII Japanese pilots trained to make a suicidal crash attack, usually upon a ship kamikaze
message sent by the Allies in July 1945 callin for the Japanese to surrender Potsdam Declaration
Nazi war crime trials held in 1945 and 1946 Nuremberg Trials
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Holocaust
a country that can influence events throughout the world superpower
in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers Allies
n World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations Axis
make ready for action or use mobilise
a small slender short-haired breed of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat Abyssinian
Japan, Germany and Italy Axis Powers
British-American declaration that stated the countries aims for the outcome of the war. Atlantic Charter
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews Anti-Semitism
Royal Air Force R.A.F
Oahu, Hawaii Pearl Harbor
Most decorated hero WW2 Audie Murphy
Decoding device used against Germany Enigma
Meeting of Chamberlain (Great Britain), Daladier (France), and Hitler to divide up Czechoslovakia Munich conference
a policy of nonparticipation in international economic and political relations Isolationism
groups of ships that were escorted across the Atlantic by warships for safety Convoys
Allies' meeting in Potsdam, Germany, to plan the end of the war Potsdam Conference
Leaders who ruled their nations by force. Hitler/Mussolini Dictators
great naval invasion took place in France Normandy

WWII Crossword

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German dictator during world war 2 Adolf
The day in World War Two on which allied forces invaded Northern France. D-Day
The army general and prime minister who led Japan through much of WWII HidekiTojo
The state of being confined as a prisoner, especially for political or military reasons. Internment
The act that made the USA lend materials and their service to their Allies. Lendleaseact
Helped with the atomic bomb. Einstein
The German dictator built many of these around Germany during the WWII to help get rid of Jews. Concentration camps
A Japanese aircraft loaded with explosives and making a deliberate suicidal c ash on a target. Kamikaze
This battle was a naval air battle fought in WWII in which planes from American aircrafts blunted Japanese naval threat. Midway
Excluded the Jews from German life and took some of their natural rights. Nuremberg Laws
The code name given to the allied invasions of France scheduled for June 1944. Operation overload
Russian leader during WWII. Joseph Stalin
A military tactic designed to create disorganized among enemy forces through the use of mobile forces. Blitzkreig
Was a senior officer of the United army who commanded the U.S seventh army in the Mediterranean GeorgePatton
The 1st American volunteer group of the Chinese Air Force in 1941ー1945 was composed of pilots from U.S army Flying tigers
Victory in Europe, May 8,1945 V-E Day
Women accepted for volunteer emergency service program Waves
A class of midget submarine built for the Royal Navy during WWII X-craft
Formed in 1945 to increase political and economic cooperations among member countries United Nations
A popular name of a group of African American military pilots Tuskegee Airmen
A war fought in the late 1930's in Spain. Spanish civil war
A fixed allowance of provisions or food especially for soldiers or sailors during a shortage. Rationing
British organization for the interception and reporting of German wireless "chatter" for intelligent purposes. Y-service
A United States naval base that was attacked by the Japanese. Pearl Harbor
Merchant ship with concealed weapons owned by the Bristish to destroy. Q-ships
A rigid airship named after the German Count Ferdinand Van Zeppelin

Second World War and Cold War Crossword

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Admiral who planned the attack on Pearl Harbor YAMAMOTO
Prime Minister of Japan who advocated going to war with U.S. TOJO
Activist who filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government for their policy of interning Japanese Americans KOREMATSU
U.S. general who was fired for publicly calling for an expanded war with China. MACARTHUR
Activist who threatened a "March on Washington" in 1941 if the federal government did not desegregate defense industries and the armed forces. RANDOLPH
Commander of Allied forces during D-Day EISENHOWER
President who died shortly before Germany and Japan surrendered ROOSEVELT
Led the communist revolution in Russia during the First World War LENIN
Soviet leader during the Second World War and early Cold War STALIN
Civil rights activist, singer, and actor who was ostracized by the entertainment industry because of his connections to communism ROBESON
President who offered military aid to any nation threatened by communist insurgency TRUMAN
U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union who helped develop the U.S. policy of "containment" KENNAN
A massive economic aid program to Europe was named after this Secretary of State MARSHALL
Director of the Screen Actor's Guild, he supported and assisted the congressional investigation of communism in the entertainment industry REAGAN
He led a successful guerrilla war against the French in Indochina HO
He proclaimed the creation of the People's Republic of China in 1949 MAO
Leader of nationalist forces in China, his leadership was not highly regarded by some American envoys CHIANG
State department official accused of being a Soviet spy and convicted of perjury HISS
Senator who claimed the State Department and U.S. Army were filled with communist spies and collaborators MCCARTHY
Emperor of Japan during and after the Second World War HIROHITO
In 1948 the Soviets ordered a blockade of supplies and power to the western part of this German capital BERLIN
Name of the program that recruited Mexican laborers to work in the U.S. during and after the war BRACERO
White residents in this city's public housing rioted in response to the arrival of African-Americans working in defense industries DETROIT
"_____________ of democracy" was a term coined by Franklin Roosevelt to describe U.S. military production during WWII ARSENAL
"______________ the Riveter" was a symbol of women working in defense industries during the Second World War ROSIE
nagasaki/ one of the two Japanese cities destroyed by atom bombs.
Acronym of the congressional committee which investigated the alleged influence of communism in government and society HUAC
The U.S. announced it would send aid to this European country in 1947 GREECE

Imperialism Crossword Puzzle

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The domination by one country of the political, economic, and/or cultural life of another country or region. Imperialism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle. Social Darwinism
The ruling nation relies on the existing political rulers in the subject nation to lead the country. Indirect Control
Country with its own government but under the control of an outside power Protectorate
A foreign region in which a nation has control over trade and other economic activities. Sphere of Influence
Name given to India, because it was the most valuable of all British colonies Jewel In The Crown
employed Indian soldiers for the British East Company who operated trading posts in India to protect the Company's interests. Sepoy
Competition between European countries to imperialize/claim land and its natural resources in Africa Scramble For Africa
Africa, because the interior was completely unknown Dark Continent
(1899-1902) a war in which Great Britain defeated the Boers of South Africa Boer War
King of Zulu nation in South Africa. United the area before white settlers moved in. A military genius & leader of the Zulu's, eager to learn about the white military technology Shaka Zulu
An economic situation in which a country sells more goods abroad than it buys from abroad Favorable Balance of Trade
rights under which foreigners were not subject to Chinese law An exemption of foreign residents from the laws of a country. Extraterritorial Rights
A British colony in China, received after the first Opium War and returned to China in 1997 Hong Kong
The modernization and industrialization of Japan in the 1800's Meiji Restoration
1854 treaty between Japan and the US. Japan agreed to open Japanese ports to merchant ships for trade. Treaty of Kanagawa
He was the commodore of the US navy and caused the Japanese emperor to sign the Treaty of Kanagawa and open Japanese ports to trade Commodore Matthew Perry
War between Russia and Japan over Manchuria; Japan wins and takes parts of Manchuria under its control. Russo-Japanese War
In 1910 Japan officially imposed annexation on Korea, or brought that country under Japan's control. They were very harsh rulers. Annexation of Korea
1894-1895, war between China and Japan in which Japan gained Taiwan and Pescadores Islands. Also begun taking over Manchuria. Sino-Japanese War

Japan Crossword Puzzle

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A Japanese dish of shellfish, fish, or vegetables that have been fried in batter Tempura
A Japanese dish that is made of small balls or rolls of cold cooked rice that has been flavored with vinegar and served with vegetables, egg, or raw fish Sushi
Traditional Japanese masked drama with song and dance that originated in Shinto rites of passage Noh
A Japanese quilted mattress that is rolled out on the floor for use as a bed Futon
A Japanese form of fencing with two handed bamboo swords that started as a safe way to train a samurai Kendo
The basic monetary unit of Japan Japanese Yen
Japanese Military Ruler Shogun
The Japanese art of folding paper into shapes and figures Origami
The smallest main island of Japan Hokkaido
A Japanese form of heavyweight wrestling in which a person wins by pushing is opponent out of the ring Sumo
Is the official language of Japan Japanese
Japan Capital Tokyo
Japan's most famous monument Mount Fuji
Traditional Japanese robe with wide sleeves Kimonos
Three line poem with 5,7 and 5 syllables per line Haiku
Japanese Warrior Samurai
Japanese phonetic script Hiragana
Japanese instrument with three strings (shaped like a banjo) Shamisen
Traditional form of unarmed fighting using hands and feet as weapons Karate
The art of growing miniature trees Bonsai

To Kill A Mockingbird Crossword Puzzle

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the narrator of the story's nickname Scout
the narrator's brothers nickname Jem
the narrator's dad's full name Atticus Finch
the boys nickname that came every summer Dill
the man's last name who tried to kill Jem and Scout Ewell
the boys nickname who was locked up in his room Boo
the woman who took the narrator and the narrator's brother to her church Calpurnia
the man's full name who was charged with rapeing a mans daughter Tom Robinson
who accused a man of rapeing her Mayella Ewell
what was the narrator's aunt's first name Alexandra
the old lady's last name who the children didn't fond being around Dubose
the state in which the story takes place in Alabama
the animal the narrator's brother was told never to shot Mockingbird
the author of the story Harper Lee
the county which the story takes place in Maycomb
the last name of the family that lives next door to the narrator Radley
the boy who scares the narrator and their brother on the way to the play Cecil Jacobs
the narrator's teacher who told her to stop reading Miss Caroline
the boy's full name who came to the Finch's house for lunch Walter Cunningham
the lady's last name who's house burned down Maudie
the name of the church that the Finch's go to with their cook First Purchase
the Reverend's last name Sykes
the Judge's last name Taylor
the narrator's grandpa's full name Simon Finch
the narrator's aunt's grandson's first name Francis