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President Kennedy Word Find Word Search

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Lyndon Johson
Navy
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Author
Father
Lee Harvey Oswald
Jacqueline
Cuban crisis
civil rights
Catholic
Democratic
Youngest President
JFK
Assassination
Thirty-Fifth

John F. Kennedy Puzzle Word Search

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MISSILE CRISIS
NAVY
KENNEDY
MAN ON MOON
ASSASSINATED
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CUBA
CIVIL RIGHTS
PRESIDENT
HARVARD
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Bay of Pigs and The Cuban Missile Crisis Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Number of the 1400 invaders that survied the Bay of Pigs invasion threehundred
Leader of the Soviet Union Khrushchev
President of the U.S. during the Cuban Missile Crisis Kennedy
Before 1959, the U.S. and Cuba were _______. allies
The point of the Bay of Pigs invasion was to overthrow _______. Castro
The U.S. denied _________ in the Bay of Pigs invasion involvement
Was put around Cuba to stop missiles from entering blockade
Neither leader really wanted _______. war
The Soviets wanted the U.S. to remove missiles from Turkey
Weapons that started the Cuban Missile Crisis Sovietmissiles
Cuba provided ____________ from the Soviets launchbases
This prevented the U.S. from "doing nothing" in Cuba Trumandoctrine
Cuba is _____ miles off of Florida ninety
After the U.S. U2 plane was shot down, the President accepted the terms of the ________. firstletter
Knowing these could reach most of the U.S. frightened Americans longrangemissiles
For the U.S., the Bay of Pigs invasion was a _______. failure
Asking for their support was an option during the Cuban crisis unitednations
They tried to get the President to fully invade Cuba jointchiefs
A way of quick communication between Washington and Moscow hotline
The Cuban Missile Crisis was the peak of the _______. coldwar
All out war would have been _______. unimaginable
The U.S. wanted to stop communism
Number of days the Cuban Missile Crisis lasted thirteen
The Soviet Union joined with Cuba to become closer to the ______. Unitedstates
The U.S. did _______ agree to the second deal secretly
Although close, the two sides never did ______. fight
The President promised that he would not ______ Cuba. invade
Both leaders were able to "walk away" remaining ________ to their country and to the world. strong
This is how the U.S. and U.S.S.R. learned to live coexistence

JFK Puzzle Word Search

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JFK Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The volunteer group formed by President Kennedy in 1961, that helps assist developing nations. Peace Corps
The name of the political party JFK was running for. Democrat
The school Kennedy attended and got his education from. Harvard
The ______ was a symbol of division between the democratic west side and the communist east side. Berlin Wall
This was JFK's slogan for his goals and policies during his presidency. New Frontier
The opposing candidate that was running against Kennedy during the 1960 Presidential Election. Nixon
a competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union and the United States, for supremacy in spaceflight capability. Space Race
Throughout his presidency, JFK fought for equality and ______. Civil Rights
This being televised gained a lot of popularity for Kennedy. Debate
The religion of JFK that caused national controversy around his election. Catholic
Many people liked President Kennedy because he was confident and _______. Youthful
Kennedy's Vice President. Johnson
The city where President Kennedy was assassinated. Dallas
A tense, 13-day political and military standoff in October 1962 over the installation of nuclear-armed Soviet missiles. Cuban Missile Crisis
A family nickname given to JFK when he was a kid. Jack
An alleged story that Kennedy's father made most of his money doing this back during the prohibition age. Bootlegging

Presidents of the United States of America Crossword

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Crossword
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Only former president to serve in Congress (after he was president) John Quincy Adams
First president born in the U.S.A. Martin Van Buren
Only bachelor president (not married) James Buchanan
President who wrote the Massachussetts Constitution in 1780 John Adams
Dred Scott Decision handed down during his administration James Buchanan
Camp David Accord Jimmy Carter
Cuban Missile Crisis John F Kennedy
Credit Mobilier Scandal US Grant
Authorized the first National Road in Cumberland, Maryland Thomas Jefferson
Assassinated at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, NY William McKinley
Lead the combined Allied forces invasion at Normandy, France Dwight Eisenhower
First president to run for office as a Democrat Andrew Jackson
Leader of the Democratic-Republican Party Thomas Jefferson
Convinced by Alexander Hamilton to run for President George Washington
War of 1812 James Madison
President during Reconstruction U.S. Grant
Civil War hero and grandson of former President Benjamin Harrison
Ran as a member of the Progressive Party Theodore Roosevelt
Stock market crash beginning the Great Depression Herbert Hoover
Refused to run for re-election because of the Viet Nam War Lyndon Johnson
Ronald Reagan's Vice President George H W Bush
Era of Good Feeling James Monroe
Author of the Monroe Doctrine John Quncy Adams

Cold War Word Search

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marshall plan
nagasaki
Franklin D Roosevelt
zoot suiters
detente
fidel castro
cuban missile crisis
pearl harbor
lee harvey oswald
john f kennedy
dwight eisenhower
armistice
vietnam
korea
17th parallel
38th parallel
truman doctrine
Warsaw Pact
Harry S Truman
Joseph Stalin

Postwar and 1950's crossword

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Crossword
Description

Counter Soviet American Foreign Policy Truman Doctrine
defense strategy JFK implemented Flexible Response
first major international crises – Cold War Berlin Blockade
American initiative to aid Western Europe Marshall Plan
Response to a series of moves the by the Soviet Union to enlarge its communist influence Containment
to pursue a dangerous policy Brinkmanship
theory that a political event in one country will cause similar events in neighboring countries Domino Theory
a competition between nations for superiority in the development and accumulation of weapons Arms Race
the name for the boundary dividing Europe into two separate areas from the end of World War II in 1945 until the end of the Cold War in 1991 Iron Curtain
the easing of hostility or strained relations Détente
nations under the influence and pressure of the Soviet Union Satellite Nations
a doctrine of military strategy and in national security policy which a full-scale use of nuclear weapons by two or more opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender Mutually Assured Destruction
33rd president Harry Truman
Famous Soviet Leader until 1953 Joseph Stalin
the _______ conference Potsdam
cause of nuclear explosions Atomic Bomb
War after WWII Cold War
Supply drop in west Berlin Berlin Airlift
General during Korean war Douglas MacArthur
34th president Dwight D. Eisenhower
Central Intelligence Agency CIA
Different name Sinai War Suez Crisis
First secretary of the Soviet Union Communist party Nikita K

Civil Rights Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Laws that segregated African Americans Segregation but Equal
Segregation by custom and tradition De facto segregation
something that is built, installed, or established to serve a particular prupose Facility
Major black civil rights activist who was assassinated Martin Luther King Jr
Helped African Americans ride public transportation Montgomery Bus Boycott
An agricultural estate worked by laborers Plantations
Agreeing with standards of proper behavior, good state, or morality Decent
Making s statement based on a personal knowledge or belief Testifying
A person who asks for votes, contributions, or supports to determine public opinion Canvassers
To sit next to or in contract with Adjoining
Unable to cure Incurable
African Americans had to ___________ to vote Register
The president at the time. Then was assassinated for his beliefs JFK
where MLK gave his "I Had a Dream" speech The March on Washington
An attempt to kill a bill by having a group of senators taking turns speaking so that a vote cannot take place Filibuster
A motion that ends debate and calls for an immediate vote Cloture
President after JFK died and major civil rights activist Lyndon B. Johnson
Prejiduce or discrimination against a person because of their beliefs Racism
The mobilization of the political and economic power of African Americans Black Power
Inspirational/key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks

The Cold War Word Search

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nuclear weapons
Eisenhower
propaganda
Cuba
Fidel Castro
JFK
proxy war
Vietnam War
Korean War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Cuban Missile Crisis
USA
McCarthyism
brinkmanship
Arms Race
Space Race
iron curtain
hot war
Berlin
Eastern Europe
capitalism
communism
WWII
USSR
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Soviet Union
Nazi Soviet Pact
Joseph Stalin
Harry Truman
Containment
Cold War
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