Type
Crossword
Description

First African American of a major southern city Maynard Jackson
Important civil rights leader who served as a U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and Mayor of Atlanta Andrew Young
Only United states president from Georgia; also a Georgia state senator and governor Jimmy Carter
Georgia Governor and influential long term U.S senator Richard Russel
Georgia congressman ; served 25 terms in the U.S. House of Representatives Carl Vinson
Atlanta's longest serving mayor who was instrumental in bringing aviation to the Atlanta and worked with civil rights leaders during the Civil Rights act William Hartsfield
Mayor of Atlanta who was instrumental in the development of the city, bringing major league sports into Atlanta, and a key figure in the civil rights movement Ivan Allen, Jr.
Georgia southernmost and largest region Coastal plain
The division between the Coastal region and Piedmont Fall Line
A shallow wetland right along the border of Georgia and Florida Okefenokee Swamp
The smallest region in northwestern Georgia Appalachian Plateau
In between the Appalachian plateau and the blue ridge region. Also being the westernmost region Valley and Ridge
Found in northeastern Georgia along with the highest point in Georgia being found in this region Blue Ridge
Contains two of Georgia's largest cities Piedmont
The founder of Georgia James Oglethorpe
The creek chief who illegally signed the second treaty of Indian springs William McIntosh
One of three Georgia signers of the Declaration of Independence Button Gwinnett
Lyman Hall was one of three Georgians to sign the Declaration of Independence. He served as a representative to the Continental Congress and as governor of Georgia Lyman Hall
Signed the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Georgia and also served as the second Chief Executive of Georgia George Walton

Physical Features in Georgia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Part of a country ex.Blue ridge is a... Region
Large part of the Earth ex.South America is a... Continent
A region near the Blue Ridge Ridge and Valley
Natural boundary between South Carolina and Georgia Savannah River
Parallel shore away from high tides Barrier Islands
In the Blue Ridge region,a mountain Appalachian mountains
Natural boundary of Georhua and Alabama Chattahoochee river
Natural boundary, separates Piedmont and Costal Plains Fall line
Above Costal Plains and under Ridge and Valley Piedmont
Swamp in the Coastal Plains Okefenokee Swamp
Above the ridge valley Plateau
Mountain, same name as the region it's in Blue Ridge Mountains
Under Peidmont,Okefenokee swamp is located here Coastal Plains
Separates a region, country,or state Border
Tallest peak in Georgia (in the Appalachians) Brasstown Bald
What region of the U.S is Georgia in? South
What Continent is Georgia in? North America
What is the Plateau used for? Mining
Ellijay is also know as the... Apple Capital
Is the okefenokee a river or swamp? Swamp
How many states have barrier islands Fourteen
What is the largest region Coastal Plains
What is the second largest region Piedmont
What region the the T.A.G corner Plateau

Georgia Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The state we are located in Georgia
The largest of the three Northern Regions. Blue Ridge
The region where the Appalachian Mountains end, in North Georgia. Appalachian Plateau
The most industrial geographical region. Piedmont
The largest of the five regions in Georgia. Coastal Plain
The region in between the Appalachian Plateau and the Blue Ridge. Valley and Ridge
The "line" that marks a dramatic elevation in between The Piedmont and Coastal Plain. Fall Line
The swamp that is located in The Coastal Plain and is the second largest fresh water swamp in The U.S. Okefenokee
The River that creates a natural boarder between South Carolina and Georgia. Savannah River
The islands of the coast of Georgia. Barrier Islands
The main drinking water scource provided by a river. Starts in Brastown Bald. Chatahoochee
The state that boarders Georgia to the west. Alabama
The state that boarders Georgia to the northeast. North Carolina
The state that boarders Georgia to the East. South Carolina
The state that boarders Georgia to the northwest. Tennessee
The state that boarders Georgia to the south. Florida
Abreviation for the country Georgia is located in. USA
Which coast is Georgia located on? East
Is Georgia located in the Northern or Southern Hemisphere? Northern
Is Georgia located in the Western or Eastern Hemisphere? Eastern
Which Contenent is Georgia located on? North America
What planet is Georgia located on? Earth
The Ocean that boarders Georgia to the East. Atlantic
The capital of Georgia. Atlanta
One of the first inhabited cities in Georgia. Savanah
The most popular island of the barrier islands. Saint Simon's
The most uninhabbited island of the barrier islands. Cumberland Island
The island under Saint Simon's. Jekyll Island
The city located on the Fall line closest to the Atlantic Ocean. Valdosta

Georgia studies puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which region occupys 3/5 of the states land and contains the okefenokee swamp? Coastal Plains
Which word describes rain, sleet, snow, or hail? Precipitation
Which region means "Foot of the mountain", has red clay soil, has granite base, and contains the city of Atlanta? Piedmont
Which is the smallest region of Georgia that contains the northwest corner, coal, and the TAG corner? Applachian plateau
Which physical feature of Georgia seperates the Piedmont/Coastal Plains and has elevation drops? Fall Line
Which river contains the border between Georgia and South Carolina? Savannah River
Which region of Georgia contains the north east part of the state of Georgia, the appalachian trail, Amicalola falls, and Helen? Blue Ridge
Which physical feature of Georgia is located in the coastal plains, has endangered plants and animals, is the largest freshwater in Georgia, and means land of the trembeling earth? Okefenokee Swamp
Which group of islands in Georgia protect the state of Georgia from tornados, hurricanes, or enemies? Barrier Islands
Which river contains the border between Georgia/Alabama and provides lots of water supply for Georgia? Chattahoochee River
what word describes the day to day changes in temperature, precipitation, and wind? weather
What word describes the type of weather a region has over a period of time? Climate
Which region has wide valleys, narrow ridges, crops, textiles, and apples? Ridge and Valley
What term describes a period of below average precipitation in a region that results in water shortages? Drought
Which term describes an imaginary line drawn around the earth that has equall distances from both poles dividing the earth into north and south hemispheres? Equator

Georgia: Regions & Features Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Drop of elevation in the middle of Georgia Fall Line
Elevation drop is located where? Coastal Plain Piedmont
Brasstown Bald is located in which region? Blue ridge mountains
Barrier islands protected people from which country? spain
What's the least important river to European settlers? Chattahoochee River
Which region of Georgia has the largest city? Piedmont
What's the largest city in Georgia? Atlanta
Which region is Georgia located in? Southeast
Georgia's located in which hemisphere(s)? Western Northern
Which is Georgia's smallest region? Appalachian Plateau
The Blue Ridge Mountains have a lot of...? Rain
Which region includes the most carpet manufacturing? Valley And Ridge
What's the Coastal Plain's most important way of transportation of goods? Savannah River
What physical feature contains 1000 species of plants/animals? Okefenokee Swamp?
Which feature was used as a place to build forts? Barrier Islands
What is climate? Weather Conditions
The Blue Ridge Mountains are what of the Appalachian Mountains? Province
The Chattahoochee is a major transport for? Freight
The Appalachian Plateau has narrow valleys and ? Ridges
Georgia's largest region? Coastal Plain
What continent is Georgia located in? North America
Where was the first site of the gold rush? Appalachian Mts
Appalachian Mts. is the most important region for? Tourism
Blue Ridge Mountains are the southernmost? Point
The Savannah river gets? Goods

Unit 1 Georgia Studies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Soft drink company that originated in Georgia biggest in world CocaCola
Foothills of the mountains, holds Georgia's Capital Piedmont
Georgia's Capital Atlanta
The river that divides Georgia and South Carolina Savannah
Finish Georgia's Motto Wisdom, Justice, and Moderation
The line that separates Coastal Plains and Piedmont Fall Line
Georgia's Smallest Region Appalachian Plateau
One of Georgia's Deep water Ports Brunswick
Georgia's Biggest Swamp Okefenokee
The biggest Granite Mountain in Georgia(Major tourist attraction) Stone Mountain
The chain of Islands that are off the coast of Savannah Barrier Islands
Biggest airport in the world locaed in Atlanta HartsfieldJackson
The river that divides Alabama and Georgia Chattahoochee
Huge airline that originted in Georgia Delta
Georgia's current Govrnor Nathan Deal
How many counties does Georgia have 159
Highest point in Georgia Brasstown Bald
Major tourist attraction, Georgia's NBA team Hawks
Huge chain of hardware stores that began in Georgia Home Depot
Carpet capital of the world Dalton
17,800 miles of travel in state Highway
Main city railway MARTA
What type of climate does Georgia have Vertical
What reason does Georgia's climate attract a lot of business Mild
What is the wettest season in Georgia July
What is the coldest month in Georgia January
What is the driest month in Georgia October
How many tornadoes appear in Georgia a year 21
What is the state bird of Georgia Brown Thrasher
Georgia's nickname is known as the Empire of the South
State that borders Georgia to the south Florida
The Appalachian Plateau connects Georgia to Alabama and Tennessee
What is the A in TAG Alabama
What is the Professional NFL team that plays for Georgia Falcons

Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who Won the Battle of Kettle Creek Elijah Clark
One of the founding fathers Button Gwinett
Rebel Heroine Nancy
slave that fought with the whigs Austin Dabney
encounter of the American Revolutionary War in 1779 Siege of Savannah
comprised the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War of 1756–63. French and Indian war
was issued October 7, 1763, by King George III following Great Britain's acquisition of French territory in North America Proclamation of 1763
Passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. Stamp Act
harsh laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774. Intolerable Acts
name given to a minimum of two Acts of British Parliament in the local governments of the American colonies Quartering Act
signed the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Georgia and also served as the second Chief Executive of Georgia George Walton
Hall County is named after him Lyman Hall
managed the Colonial war effort and moved incrementally towards independence, adopting the United States Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Second Continental Congress
eclaration of statehood is an assertion by a defined territory that it is independent and constitutes a state. Declaration of independence
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War. Loyalists
Conservative Party Tories
Fought for american rights Patriots

8th grade Tic-Tac-Toe Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Forbade the colonist to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains. Proclamation of 1763
First direct tax by parliment on the american colonies Stamp act
led Battle of Kettle Creek Elijah Clarke
A soldier who was seriously wounded in the Battle of Kettle Creek Austin Dabney
Group who loyal to the king Loyalist
Region that has low open valleys and narrow ridges Ridge and Valleys
A secert organization that tried to keep freedmen from exercising their new civil rights Ku Klux Klan
What law was passed to enforce segration Jim crow laws
A women patriot that held six men captive Nacy Hart
an effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political rivalries triggered by the request of Missouri missouri compromise
Who was Martin Luther King Jr. mentor Benjiman Mays
who served as a representative to the Continental Congress and as governor of Georgia Lyman Hall
Who signed the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Georgia George Walton
What was the Second Battle of Savannah Siege of Savannah
What river is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia and flows southwesterly toward the Alabama state line. Chattahoochee River
Who took part in the 1777 constitutional convention William Few
What is the largest swamp in North American Okefenokee Swamp
Which river is one of Georgia's longest and largest waterways,and defines most of the boundary between Georgia and South Carolina Savannah river
Who was the son of Eugene Talmadge,and served as governor of Georgia Herman Talmadge
He has served as a Congressman from Georgia's 5th congressional district Andrew Young
Georgia coast is bordered by a series of relatively short, wide islands Barrier Island
Patriots' term for a series of punitive laws passed by the British Intolerable act
served in public office for fifty years as a state legislator Richard Russsel
was a series of programs enacted in the United States between 1933 and 1938 New Deal
Put taxes on stamps Stamp act

SS8G1 Regions of Georgia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

We live in the Northern and Western ______________ Hemispheres
Highest mountain range in Georgia Blue ridge
Northwest Georgia, Part of Appalachain mountain chain Ridge & Valley
Central Georgia, Most populated region, Known for its Red Clay Peidmont
South Georgia, Flat land Coastal plains
Natural Boundary between Peidmont and Coastal plain Fall line
Located in Coastal plains, Attracts tourist Okefenokee Swamp
This mountain chain begins in Northern georgia Applachain mountains
Forms the Eastern border of Georgia, is a river Savannah river
Georgia has a mild ______, warm summers and cold winters; affecs agriculture, industry, and tourism Climate
The ___________ _________ block major hurricanes and strong storms Barrier islands
The smallest region of Georgia is the _________________ ____________ Appalachain plateau
We live in the peidmont __________ Region

SS8G1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a mountain chain that stretches from Georgia to Maine Appalachian Mountains
Georgia’s smallest region located in the northeastern corner of the state. Appalachian Plateau
- several island off Georgia’s coast; inhabited by Native Americans; the Spanish built several missions on these islands. Barrier Islands
a name for a group of mountains located in the Appalachian chain; characterized by a “blue” haze that surrounds their peaks. Blue Ridge Mountains
Georgia’s largest region which makes up 3/5 of the state. Coastal Plain
- the world’s largest land masses. Continent
- important Georgia river that forms part of the western boundary of the state. Chattahoochee River
a composite of prevailing weather conditions of a location. Climate
a geographic boundary that separates the Piedmont and Coastal Plain regions; named for decrease in elevation Fall Line
lines of latitude and longitude that divide the earth into halves. Hemispheres
Georgia’s climate, which is characterized by hot summers and mild winters. Humid Subtropical
a land mass inhabited by people who share a common territory and government. Nation
pitch, tar, and resin that is taken from pine trees and used in ship building. Naval Stores
- the largest swamp in North America; located in southeastern Georgia. Okefenokee Swamp
- Georgia’s most populated region known for its red clay; also known as “foot of the mountains” Piedmont Region
- major river that is used for trade and makes up Georgia’s eastern border with South Carolina Savannah River
Georgia region characterized by low open valleys and narrow ridges Valley and Ridge-

Georgia Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What region is Georgia in Southeast
What nation is is Georgia in United States
What hemisphere is Georgia in? North Western
The smallest region in Georgia Appalachian Plateau
First Gold rush in 1828 Blue Ridge
Mining, farming, textile/carpet manufactures Valley and Ridges
Most populated, contains the capital Piedmont
Largest region that was once underwater Coastal Plains
The Appalachian Plateau's natural resource is____ Coal
The Blue Ridge Mountains have the most ______ Rainfall
Long term weather Climate
What region is Savanna in Coastal Plains
What region is Georgia's capitol in? Piedmont
A drop in elevation Fall Line
2nd largest freshwater lake in the US Okefenokee
Bordered by Valley & Ridges and The Blue Ridge Mountains Appalachian Mountains
Used transportation, power, drinking water and recreation Chattahoochee
Close to Savanna used for transportation, power, drinking water and recreation Savanna River
Protect the mainland from hurricanes Barrier Islands
Border state of South of Georgia Florida
Border state west of Georgia Alabama
What city in on the Fall Line **HInt: A___** Augusta
The Okefenokee swamp is also know as the "land of the____" Trembling earth
The Coastal plains were once underwater
The Okefenokee Swamp is home to Crocodiles
What separates the North and the South Equator
What separates the East and West Prime meridian
What mountain is in the Appalachian Plateau Lookout
Tallest Mountain in Georgia ___ Bald Brasstown
Piedmont has what most famous fruit Peaches