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ECHO
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HUDSON
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NEWYORK
REPAIR
REINFORCING
BRIDGE
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ERIECANAL

Bridge Sub Assignment Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Tacoma Narrows
Lions Gate
Brooklyn Bridge
Xihoumen Bridge
Bear Mountain Bridge
Mackinac Bridge
Great Seto
Runyang Bridge
Verrazano-Narrows
Humber Bridge
Great Belt
Clifton
Akashi-Kaikyō
Golden Gate
Suspension Bridge
Tower Bridge
Drawbridge
Quebec Bridge
Cantilever Bridge
Cable-stayed Bridge
Mycenaean Arkadiko
Arch bridge
Port Mann Bridge
Slab stone bridge
Howe Truss
TRUSS
SUSPENSION TENSION
STEEL CABLE
MERSEY
PILLAR RIVER
HIGH VISIBILITY
HARD HAT
ENGINEERING
CONSTRUCTION
CANTILEVER
CABLE STAYED
BUILD
BRIDGE
BEAM
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Building Bridges Word Search

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Word Search
Description

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BEAM
BRIDGE
BUILD
CABLE STAYED
CANTILEVER
CONSTRUCTION
ENGINEERING
HARD HAT
HIGH VISABILITY
PILLAR
RIVER MERSEY
STEEL CABLE
SUSPENSION
TENSION
TRUSS

Landmarks around the World Word Search

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Description

Berlin Wall
Big Ben
Colosseum
Eiffel Tower
Golden Gate Bridge
Grand Canyon
Great Sphinx
Great Wall of China
London Bridge
Machu Pichu
Mount Fuji
Mount Rushmore
Niagara Falls
Shibuya Crossing
Space Needle
Statue of Liberty
Stonehenge
Taj Mahal
The Louvre
White House

Erie Canal Word Search Level 3

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Description

Albany
Barges
Boat
Bridge
Buffalo
Coal
Digging
Eighteen twenty five
Erie Canal
Fish
Hay
Lock
Lumber
Miles
Mule
Navigated
Sal
Shovels
Travel
Water

The Industrial Revolution and Westward Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Memorized the plans of the British spinning machine and brought it to America Samuel Slater
Inventor of the cotton gin Eli Whitney
Built the first American power loom and began textile factories Francis Lowell
This invention helped American industry but also caused an increase in slavery Cotton gin
This inventor made a new plow using an old steel saw John Deere
________________ parts made repairs to machinery much easier Interchangeable
In 1811, this linked the East with the West National Road
Travel over land or water became easier with the _______ engine Steam
The first steam boat was invented by ______ Robert Fulton
Clinton's Ditch was a nickname for this Erie Canal
The Erie Canal brought great growth to this city New York City
The steam locomotive was nicknamed _________ Iron Horse
In 1834 this man made himself president of Mexico Santa Anna
A main reason American settlers wanted to separate from Mexico was the issue of Slavery
The Texas army took over this fort, but was then badly defeated by theMexican Army Alamo
A successful Texas general and first president of the Republic of Texas Sam Houston
Texas became a U.S. state under this president James Polk
The U.S. claimed that the Mexican-American border should be here Rio Grande
This war lasted from 1846-1848 Mexican War
The treaty of ___________ ended the war Guadalupe Hidalgo
Many people traveled this route to the west Oregon Trail
One religious group that moved West to avoid persecution Mormons
Many people moved to Oregon Territory for this Land
The 1948/49 movement west is often called this California Gold Rush
Person to discover gold in California James Marshall
Prices of goods and services are determined by supply and Demand
Women's skills such as ____________ were in high demand Cooking
Mrs. Vander Ploeg's favorite student You

The Market Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

German and ____ immigrants settled in New York City, making it one of the largest cities in the country Irish
Success in trade and industry were the 2 main causes of the increase in America's _____ population urban
The black ball line was the first ____ shipping service transatlantic
The Michigan and Illinois canal completed a(n) _____ all-water route from NYC to New Orleans inland
The Erie Canal was developed to carry people and goods to and from the great _____ basin mississippi
The Erie Canal had the support of Governor ____ Clinton of New York DeWitt
NYC had the best ____ in the country due to the Erie Canal harbor
The most growth occurred in the _____ cities along the fall line of the east coast industrial
People migrated west of the _____ for the cheaper land appalachians
The Erie Canal stretched from Albany to _____ Buffalo
In New York, immigrants were paid lower wages in order for NY to become a center for the booming _____ industry clothing
Many settlers migrated to the great lakes region for the ____ land fertile
The ____ Ball Line carried cargo, people, and mail between Liverpool, London, Le Havre, and New York Black
The Erie Canal inspired the construction of the Pennsylvania canal as well as the Chesapeake and ____ canal ohio

Bridge Engineering Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A _________________ bridge uses shapes such as triangles and trapezoids to give it strength. Truss
A ___________________ bridge has a curved bottom and is usually supported at the ends. Covers small distances usually over a small stream or uneven surface. Arch
A _______________ bridge is meant to cover great distances. Usually very expensive to make but are very appealing. (Example: golden gate bridge) Suspension
A _____________ bridge uses cables to distribute the tension load to usually a central or pair of vertical beams. Cablestayed
A _________________ bridge is a bridge built using structures that project horizontally into space, supported on only one end. cantilever
__________________ bridges, also known as stringer bridges, are the simplest structural forms for bridge spans supported by an abutment or pier at each end. Beam
A force caused by the state of being stretched. Tension
Force caused by the act of being squeezed together. compression
The weight of the bridge that must be supported by the structure of the bridge. Dead Load
The steps that engineers use to design something to solve a problem Engineering Design Process
The outermost end supports on a bridge, which carry the load from the deck Abutments
The distance a bridge extends between two supports. Span
The vertical structure in a suspension bridge or cable staryed bridge from which cables are hung Tower
A strain produced when material is twisted Torsion
A structure built over an obstacle, such as a river or a road. Bridge
Supported roadway on a bridge. Deck
A structural support; to strengthen and stiffen a structure to resist loads. Brace
An engineer who plans, designs, and supervises the construction of facilities essential to modern life. (examples: bridges, buildings, roads, etc..) Civil Engineer
A mixture of water, sand, small stones, and a gray powder called cement. Concrete

Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

Type
Crossword
Description

In 1592______ sailed the ocean blue. Columbus
Conquered the Inca civilization. Francisco Pizaro
Discovered New York State, Canada and Hudson Bay Henry Hudson
Fierce sailors who raided towns in their free time Vikings
A navigation device which replaced the Astrolabe and the Cross-staff because it could be used on land and sea. Sextant
A faster and more efficient cargo ship invented for better sea tavel. Caravel
Famous Portuguese leader who created a school for navigational sailing. Prince Henry
A system used for mass-producing books and maps. Printing Press
Long stories passed down verbally generation to generation. Saga
Northern part of Europe which includes Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Scandinavia
Eric The Red's son, viking explorer who discovered Greenland Lief Ericson
A very long and sleek ship used by the vikings. Longship
The Incan emperor that Francisco Pizaro captured and murdered. Atahlupa
Famous conquistador who conquered the Aztecs of Mexico. Hernando Cortes
Number of natives Christopher Columbus took back to Spain to serve as slaves. 500 natives
Columbus's sons name. Ferdinand
Name of the biggest main ship Columbus sailed with on his most famous voyage. Santa Maria
Name the other two ships in the same voyage in number 17. Nina and Pinta
A term used by the vikings to describe the savage natives. Skraelings
What the vikings were called/what they called themselves. Norsemen
A famous explorer who has a game named after him and found a lot of the Silk Road Marco Polo
An enormous trading route from East Asia to Europe. Silk Road

Chapter 8 American History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Robert Fulton sends the first steamship up the Hudson River The Clermont
connected the Hudson River to the western frontier Erie Canal
New sailing ships which were built for speed Clipper Ships
built slowly, with only a few thousand miles of track in the 1840 Railroads
Samuel Morse Telegraph
John Deere Steel Plow
Cyrus McCormick Mechanical Reaper
Eli Whitney Cotton Gin
First truly mechanized factory in 1813 Lowell Factories
With industrialization, _______ traditional role in household industrial disappeared womens

~ A new National Identity ~ Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Adam Onis Treaty
American System
Cumberland Road
Erie Canal
George Caleb Bingham
Henry Clay
Hudson River School
James Monroe
John Quincy Adams
Missouri Compromise
Monroe Doctrine
Nationalism
Rush Bagot Agreement
Sectionalism
Simon Bolivar
Thomas Cole
Washington Irving