Type
Crossword
Description

How many Timtams are in the original pack? eleven
How many spikes are there in the crown of the Statue of Liberty Seven
What percentage of an iceberg is said to be above the water? Ten
What is the capital of California USA? Sacramento
What is one major canal for shipping? Suez
What is one major canal for shipping? Panama
Name a large snake found in South America Anaconda
Where does the International Date Line start? north pole
Where does the International Date Line finish? South Pole
Who holds the world record of fastest man to run 100m? Usain Bolt
Name one waterway that has a colour in its name Blacksea
Name another waterway that has a colour in its name Bluenile
Name the one legged pirate in the story of Treasure Island Long John Silver
What is the most westerly point on the coast of Western Australia Shark Bay
Where would you find The Blue Grotto? Capri
Name the longest river in the world The Nile
A geology term to describe the size of Uluru/Ayers Rock Monolith
Name the large clock found in London Bigben

World Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exact latitude and longitude at which a place is found absolute location
High flat plains where the Andes are widest altiplanos
Located in south Ameria and drains the Amazon Basins amazon river
Mountain range running along the western edge of South America, world's longest mountain range andes
Latin American forces were led across the Andes to win independence for Chile and Peru argentinain dependendance
Dense continuous layer of leaves canopy
The Atacama desert is one of the ______ places in the world driest
A community of plants and animals that depends upon one another and heir surrounding ecosystem
An ____ is a place where a tide meets a river current estuary
Caused by hot weather and lack of rain making grass and wood dry forest fire
A _____ is a cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock guacho
The pampas consist primarily of ______ grasslands
Cultural geography, studies human activities and their relationship to the environment human geography
Provided by navigable rivers hydroelectric power
Made up by oceans rivers lakes and other bodies of water hydrosphere
Led by Miguel Hidalgo mexican independance
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama panama canal
Focuses on the study of earth's physical features physical geography
Occurs when large masses of rock are broken down into smaller pieces physical weathering
Lies between sea level and 2,500 feet tierra cailiente
Potatoes and barley grow at these elevations tierra fria
He southernmost latitude to receive the sun's direct rays tropic of capricorn
The Mato Grosso plateau is part of the ____ of South America valleys
A plateau formed from Hills and lower flatland in Argentina patagonia
Mountain range that many of the Caribbean islands are part of central highlands
Where plates have collided for millions of years pacific ring of fire
Parallel mountain ranges cordilleras
Haiti won its independence from France haitian revolt
Describe a lace's location in relation to another place relative location
a common phrase said at the end of a story the end

World Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

lies between sea level and 2,500 feet and has average annual temperatures of 68F to 91F Tierra Caliente
Runs along the western edge of south America and is the world's longest mountain range Andes mountains
high flat plains altiplanos
hills and lower flatlands formed in Argentina Patagonia
Western Hemisphere's longest river Amazon River
Major agricultural product of Argentina, cow hand that rid the pampas herding livestock Gaucho
Continous layer of leaves Canopy
Parallel mountain ranges Cordilleras
The pampas consist primarly of grasslands
place where tide mees a river current Estuary
The Atacama Desert is one of the ____ places in the world Driest
The Mato Grosso Plateau is part of the _____ of South America Highlands
A treeless grassy plain llano
a long, steep slope, especially one at the edge of a plateau or separating areas of land at different heights escarpment
Part of America that contains: Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama Central America
water systems provide _____ power Hydroelectric
its called Latin America because the lanuagues spoken, Spanish and Portuguese, are derived from _____ latin
During Colonial era most latin Americans became _____ Christians
Marched into Peru and conquered the Inca Empire Francisco Pizarro
Landed in Mexio with 600 conquistadors and marched Tenochtitlan Hernando Cortez
led by Miguel Hidalgo, a parish priest, in 1810 Mexican Independence
led by Jose De San Martin when he led his Latin American forces Argentina Independence
won freedom for the present-day countries of Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia Simon Bolivar
led by Toussaint-Louverture, in the 1790's, Haiti had won its independence from France Haitian Revolt
Arts and literature in Latin America were shaped by ____ styles European
Leading petroleum producer in Latin America Mexico
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama Panama Canal
a river or stream flowing into a larger river or lake tributary
Major deposit of oil and natural gas Gulf of Mexico
Latin is divided in 3 sections: Middle America, South America and Caribbean

Earth and Space Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a line of hills or mountains ridge
largest of earth's three major layers mantle
the layer of earth's structure that is broken into tectonic plates lithosphere
dividing lines or borders between two areas boundaries
rock from deep inside earth that has turned to liquid due to high temperatures and liquid magma
most volcanoes occur where ___________ meet plates
techtonic plates move ______________ slowly
What ocean was formed as the Americas slowly moved away from Europe and Africa? Atlantic
Wherever plates meet, there is a good chance for what kind of activity? geological
Alfred ______________ introduced the idea of continental drift. Wegener
What did scientists use to map the ocean floor? technologies
What is the name of the ridge that runs under the ocean from the North Pole to the South Pole? MidAtlantic
When one plate is shoved under another, it is called ____________. subduction
By the 1960's, the theory of ___(2 words but write as one)___________ ______________ was born plate tectonics
As what builds, do plates break free and move in one sudden motion? pressure

Once Upon A Time Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

actor that plays regina Lana parrilla
Name of the saviour Emma Swan
Evil Queens adopted son Henry
ship including hook & Emma Captain Swan
Man thats nown as mad Mad Hatter
Name of Henrys biological father Neal Cassidy
who did emma become in season 5 The Dark One
which one of the ships is an actual thing off set Snowing
Real name of snow in storybrooke Mary Margaret
what popular disney apears throughout season 4 Frozen
Who plays Emma Swan Jennifer Morrison
actor that plays Captain Hook Colin ODonoghue
where did mary margaret first find henrys storybook Attic
who was the dark one before swan Rumplestiltskin
what colour is emmas car Yellow
what hung above the crib snow and charming made unicorns
what was emma for 28 years An orphan
when did Henry find his birth mom birthday
whats the name of reginas oldest sibling Zelena
where are most of storybrooke originally from The Enchanted Forest
whats the name of the evil queens cursed town Storybrooke
where is Storybrooke located Maine
what gender is snowings child besides emma boy
what colour is reginas colour black
whats reginas skin colour green
how many people are there in the charming family five
what did hook love more than anything before emma The Jolly Roger
whats on the tatoo of reginas soul mate lions
what character does Jamie Chung play Mulan
what character had flames on his head Hades
what land does dorothy come from Oz

Construction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham have one Airport
Used to get from A to B Roads
Used to carry goods and people Transport
Large ships dock here Ports
An artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of boats or ships inland Canal
A built-up area with a name Town
A track made of steel rails which trains run along Railway
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (e.g buildings, roads, power supplies) needed for the operation of society. Infrastructure
A large town City
An enclosed area of water in a port for loading, unloading, and repair of ships Docks
A building for human habitation. Houses
To change an area of a town buy replacing old buildings, roads, etc. redevelopment
Having paid work Employment
A building used as a place of business for non - manual work. Office
A dual - carriageway road designed for fast traffic Motorway

INDIA - SIZE & LOCATION Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

NAME THE PLACE SITUATED ON THREE SEAS KANYAKUMARI
NAME THE GROUP OF ISLANDS LYING IN THE ARABIAN SEA LAKSHADWEEP
WHICH IS THE SMALLEST STATE IN INDIA? GOA
WHAT IS THE SIZE OF INDIA AMONG THE COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD ? SEVENTH
IN WHICH YEAR SUEZ CANAL OPENED ? 1869
NAME THE NEIGHBOURING ISLAND COUNTRY OF INDIA MALDIVES
NAME THE STRAIT SEPARATING INDIA & SRI LANKA PALK STRAIT
IN 2004_______________ GOT SUBMERGED UNDER THE SEA WATER INDIRA POINT
WITH WHICH COUNTRY J&K, PUNJAB,RAJASTHAN & GUJARAT SHARE INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY ? PAKISTAN
THE STANDARD MERIDIAN OF INDIA PASSES THROUGH__________________ IN UTTAR PRADESH MIRZAPUR

South America Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The most heavily forested country in South America Suriname
First country in the world to have granted constitutional rights to Nature. Ecuador
What is the name of the highest waterfall in located South America? Angel Falls
What desert is considered the driest place on earth? Atacama
Accounts for more than 50% of planet's remaining rainforests; One of the most bio diverse regions of tropical rainforest in the world Amazon
Where is the highest point in South America? It's located in the largest mountain range. Andes
What famous waterfall is located in the tri-border area consisting of Argentina, Brazil & Paraguay? Iguazu
What natural resource (discovered in 1921) has made Venezuela one of the richest countries in South America? Oil
What countries state flag has three horizontal bands Argentina
Largest city in South America Sao Paulo
Name of the smallest country in South America? It's about 50 times smaller than Brazil. Suriname
Most famous mythical creature in South America? This vampire-like creature is believed to attack cattle and goats and drain their blood. El Chupacabra
Most common indigenous language in South America. Quechua

World Geography Unit 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is part of the highlands of South America Mato Grosso Plateau
In 11532, this person marched south into Peru and conquered the Inca Empire and murdered their Emperor Atahualpa FRANCISCO PIZARRO
Argentina's capital BUENO AIRES
River located in South America that drains the Amazon Basin AMAZON RIVER
Led by Toussaint-Loverture, in the 1970's Haiti had won its independence from France HAITIAN REVOLT
The oldest Spanish-language newspaper read by 50,000 people every day EL LISTIN DIARIO
In Southern Argentina, hills and lower flatlands form a plateau known as this. Patagonia
Where the Andes are widest there are high flat plains called ______. Altiplanos
An important waterway that cuts through the isthums of Panama. This canal is human made and was completed in 1914. Panama Canal
Parts of northern Mexico and the sothwestern region of South America have desert climates and vegtation Desert and Steppe Areas
In 1519, _______ landed in Mexico with 600 Conquistadors and allied with local enemies of the Aztecs. Hernando Cortez
This area lies between sea level and 2,500 feet and has average annual temperatures from 68 to 91 degrees Tierra Caliente
In this area, frosts are common in the winter months. Tierra Fria
Led by Miguel Hialgo, a perish priest, in 1810 Mexican Independence
The place where a tide meets a river current Esturay
Parallel mountain ranges are called _____. Cordilleras
A cowhead that rid the panamas herding livestock, the major agricultural product of Argentina Gaucho
This thing causes animal habitats to be destroyed Forest Fire
A continuous layer of leaves made of broad-leafed and needle leafed evergreen trees are so close together that their crowns form a dense ______. Canopy
Steep cliffs on the Eastern coast of Brazil Escarpment
A mountain range primarily in northern Santa Barbara County and extending into northwestern Ventura County in Southern California Sierra Madre Mts
The world's longest mountain range Andes Mts
One of the principal rivers in the southwest United States and northern Mexico Rio Grande River
A plateau in South America, covering a 1,000-kilometre strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of the Andes mountains Atacama Desert
A plateau in South America, covering a 1,000-kilometre strip of land on the Pacific coast, west of the Andes mountains Rio De Janeiro
An area that covers 8 million square miles of land from the United States-Mexico border to the southern tip of Argentina Latin America
A part of earth where earth's crust have collided for millions of years causing earthquakes and creating mountains Ring of Fire
A region of the North Atlantic Ocean in the Caribbean, that includes the island nations and surrounding waters of three major archipelagoes West Indes
The reason why geographers divide Latin America into three distinct areas Distinct Physical Features
A small Caribbean country with a population only slightly greater than that of New York City The Dominican Republic

World Geo. Crossword Puzzle: Unit 2

Type
Crossword
Description

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

The Middle East Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the crescent-shaped region containing the most fertile land in the Middle East, also known as the cradle of civilization. Fertile crescent
What is the canal connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea? Suez Canal
What desert occupies most of the Arabian Peninsula? Arabian desert
Which deserts remarkable landscape consists of not only rocky areas but also flat? Syrian Desert
These waters are the second largest water source for Israel. Jordan River
The longest river and one of the most historically important rivers of Western Asia. Euphrates River
This area is the worlds largest single source of crude oil. Persian Gulf
One of the world's largest river deltas that spreads out and drains into the Mediterranean Sea. Nile Delta
The largest peninsula in the world. Arabian Peninsula
Provides water for the irrigation of the desert region of the Middle East. Tigris River