Type
Crossword
Description

βουνό mountain
ποτάμι river
έρημος desert
νησί island
θάλασσα sea
δάσος forest
λίμνη lake
ψηλός high
σκαρφαλώνω climb
Ασία Asia
Αφρική Africa
διασχίζω go through
ζωή life
φυτό plant
κροκόδειλος crocodile
μεγάλος large
ξερός dry
καμήλα camel
χωρίς without
φύση nature

African Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A large area in Africa that is mostly grassland Savanna
The destruction of trees and other vegetation deforestation
Area with a hot and humid climate with thick vegetation rainforest
A country located located in north east Africa known for it's pyramids Egypt
The highest point located in Africa Mount Kilimanjaro
When something like air or water is contaminated pollution
What river provides the Sahel with water Niger River
The largest desert in the world located in Africa Sahara Desert
A desert located in Southern Kalahari Desert
The largest river in Africa. It can be found in North East Africa Nile River
An extended period of time without rainfall drought
The country that the Atlas Mountains can be found in Morocco
The largest lake located in Africa Lake Victoria
Rich topsoil carried by floodstreams silt
A sea laying between Africa and Asia Red Sea
What river is located in the rainforest? Congo River
The process of land becoming desert desertification
Continued use of chemical fertilizer can cause ---- to build up salt
What part of Africa has access to the Niger River Sahel
A country that is located on a island east of the mainland Madagascar

Nature Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

sea
bushes
erosion
mushrooms
fungi
bog
stream
coral reef
fish
shark
suburban
city
wilderness
swamp
marsh
mountains
nature
rainforest
forest
desert
zebra
lake
pond
river
animals
hurricane
water
ocean
sand
beach
leaves
colourful
spring
fall
winter
summer
snowman
snowball
snowflake
tornado
flood
blizzard
hail
plants
lightning
thunder
storm
vegetables
sleet
snow
rain
fruit
weather
clouds
trees
flower

africa Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

africa
amazon river
arabs
atls mountains
bantu
congo river
egypt
kalahari desert
kenya
lake tanganyika
lake victoria
niger
nigeria
nile river
sahara
sahel
savanna
south africa
south sudan
sudan
swahili
tropical rain forest
zaire

Geography of Asia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Also called the Middle East Southwest Asia
Asia is the largest _____. Continent
The most populated metropolitan area in the world Tokyo
Highest mountain range in the world Himalayas
Highest Peak in World Everest
Longest river in Asia Yangtze
Lowest place on earth DeadSea
Asia is connected to this continent. Europe
Subcontinent that collided with Asia 50 million years ago Indian
Name given to "super continent" Pangaea
Control much of the climate in the rainforests monsoons
Some animals in the rainforest are on the brink of ______________. extinction
Climate in the rainforest hot
Natural resource in Russia and Middle East oil
China is Asia's top producer of this valuable resource coal
Occupation for 2/3 of Asia farming
Major crop rice
Evergreen forest in North Asia taiga
World's deepest lake Baikal
Coldest desert Gobi
Region in Russia Siberia

africa physical feature Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the longest river in the world and in Africa. Nile river
the tallest mountain in Africa. Mount Kilimanjaro
the largest hot desert in the world. it is almost as big as the U.S.A Sahara Desert
the second biggest lake in the world. where the Nile river starts Lake Victoria
where the Nile river ends. it spills into the Mediterranean sea Nile delta
It was formed by the tectonic plates. located in east Africa. Great Rift Valley
a very hot and dry place found in southern Africa. kalahari Desert
many tributaries flow into it. located in central Africa. Congo River
a waterfall located in southern Africa. Victoria falls
Mediterranean sea the Nile delta spills into it.

Sub-Saharan Africa Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the widespread clearing of forest land. It is common in sub-saharan Africa because of farmers cutting the wood for new farmland or the clearing of the wood for their own needs. DEFORESTATION
Steppe areas are threatened by this in Africa. . It is the process that turns fertile land into land that is too dry to support life. DESERTIFICATION
In very dry areas of Africa, these overpower the landscape. DESERTS
In some parts of sub-Saharan Africa these are a problem. They are periods of time when there is no rain at all. DROUGHTS
To help preservation to the rainforests and to boost economies, some African countries are encouraging this. It is touring a place without causing harm to the environment. ECOTOURISM
Steep jagged cliffs found in eastern and southern Africa. ESCARPMENTS
These are used to make drills, saws, and grinding tools because they are such a hard substance. INDUSTRIALDIAMONDS
The source of the Blue Nile LAKETANA
The source of the White Nile LAKEVICTORIA
Believed to have broken away from Africa;4th largest island in the world MADAGASCAR
among the southwestern coast is a desert made of rocks and dunes. It is cooler than other deserts in Africa. NAMIB
Has a 68% literacy rate and is 356,668 sq. miles. NIGERIA
Has replaced agricultural products as the principal export in many countries in sub-Saharan Africa. OIL
Hot temperatures and plentiful rainfall supports these in sub-Saharan Africa. They are dense stands of trees that receive high amounts of precipitation each year RAINFORESTS
A large break in the Earth's surface formed by shifting tectonic plates. One of these can be found stretching 4,000 miles from southwest Asia to southern Africa. RIFTVALLEY
Is a country that has a life expectancy of 44 and 0.09 television sets per 1,000 people. RWANDA
A country of 371 sq. miles and has 229 television sets per 1,000 people. SAOTOMEANDPRINCIPE
Farther from the equator in sub-saharan Africa, rainforests give way to great stretches of tropical ___:grasslands with scattered woods. ___ grasslands are home to many popular animals in Africa. SAVANNA
Arranged in an order and alike in some way; there is a ___ of escarpments in sub-Saharan Africa. SERIES
471,444 square miles and is a country in sub-Saharan Africa SOUTHAFRICA
___ Africa has a humid subtropical climate SOUTHEASTERN
___ Africa has a mediterranean climate SOUTHWESTERN
Found in African deserts; plants such as cacti with thick, fleshy leaves that can conserve moisture. SUCCULENTS
A country with a life expectancy of 57 and an Arabic flag and language. SUDAN
Climate found along equator in central Africa and south Africa TROPICALWET
Sub-Saharan Africa lies mainly here. It receives the direct rays of the sun year round. TROPICS
A country in sub-Saharan Africa with a population of 26,900,000 and a life expectancy of 48. UGANDA
Sub-Saharan Africa is more than 3 times larger than this country. UNITEDSTATES
In rainforests, this grows at different levels. VEGETATION
Many tropical-African countries depend on this from trees in the rainforest. WOOD
Plunges over a river and creates Victoria Falls, a series of waterfalls that drop 420 feet. ZAMBEZIRIVER

Biome crossword puzzle!

Type
Crossword
Description

A body of standing water, either natural or artificial, that is usually smaller than a lake pond
They are found in mountain regions worldwide. alpine
The second-rainiest biome. temperateforest
A barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life. Desert
An area of variable size filled with water, localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land. lake
A land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem. wetland
A large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat. biome
High rainfall,It has been estimated that there may be many millions of species of plants, insects and microorganisms still undiscovered. rainforest
It does not have much animal diversity, especially compared to the Savannah. temperategrassland
A type of biome where the tree growth is hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons. tundra
A wetland that is forested. swamp
It is characterized by the trees being sufficiently widely spaced so that the canopy does not close. savanna
A body of water with a current, confined within a bed and banks. stream
The world's largest biome apart from the oceans. taiga
A natural flowing watercourse, it is usually freshwater. river
A body of saline water that composes much of a planet's hydrosphere. ocean

Russia / soviet union Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

longest river in Asia ob river
longest river in Europe Volga river
deepest lake lake Baikal
old capital St. petersburg
coldest climate in Russia siberia
between Russia and Alaska Bering sea
the border of Europe and Asia ural Mountains
capital city Moscow
nature reserve kamchatka
a union soviet union
race to space / dominates cold war
leader of the bolshevik revolution Lenin
premier of the soviet union Gorbachev
president putin
government now federal

LANDFORMS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

PLATEAU
GLACIER
DESERT
CONTINENT
VOLCANO
PLAIN
CANYON
OCEAN
MOUNTAIN
BAY
ISLAND
WETLANDS
VALLEY
STRAIT
RIVER
PENINSULA
LAKE
HILL
GORGE
DELTA

Southeast Asia Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Bay of bengal
Ganges river
Gobi desert
Himalayan mountains
Indian ocean
Indus river
Korean Peninsula
Mekong river
Sea of Japan
South China sea
Taklimakan desert
Yangtze river
Yellow river
Yellow sea