Type
Word Scramble
Description

missionaries
voyages
sculpture
proposterous
convert
cannon
merchants
telescope
milky way
explosive
inventions
Renaissance
navigate
astronomer
accurate

US History Chapter 2 Vocab Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

mestizo
enslave
missionary
frontier
conquistador
empire
columbian exchange
colony
expedition
navigation
merchant
barter
profit
export
sachem
pilgrim
house of burgesses
indentured servant
cash crop
charter
voyager
import
cour eurs de bois
ally
merchant company
northwest passage

Chinese Inventions Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

explosion
cannon
fire lance
charcoal
saltpeter
sulfur
gunpowder
Feng Shui
Si Nan
compass
cloth
bark
fishnet
Cai Lun
paper making

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

The Italian Renaissance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

He wrote Don Quixote Cervantes
Inventor of printing press Gutenberg
Term means rebirth renaissance
English playwright Shakespeare
Where the Renaissance began Italy
Someone who supports artists patron
Italian trader who visited China MarcoPolo
Machine that uses moveable type printing press
Philosophy focus on human potential humanism
Technique that appears 3-D on a flat surface persepective
Italian poet who introduced Greeks and Romans Petrarch
Trade route from Asia to Europe Silk Road
study of the Greeks and Romans classical learning
City where the Renaissance started Florence
A painter and sculpture Michelangelo
Artist, sculpture, inventor and engineer daVinci
Built domes on large buildings Botticelli

Renaissance and Reformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the major religions during the Renaissance and Reformation Christianity
Where Michelangelo painted the ceiling Sistine
Worldly and concerned with the here and now Secular
What was at the front of girl`s education Religion
A famous sculpture by Michelangelo The David
85-90% of population in Middle Ages Peasants
2-3% of population in Middle Ages Nobles
What the church sold for salvation Indulgences
Declare invalid Annul
A guy who had 6 wives Henry VIII
A monk that studied the bible Luther
One of Raphael`s paintings Madonna
Gutenberg`s first full size book printed Bible
The focus on human potential and achievements Humanism
Sum of money that the wife`s family gave to the husband upon marriage Dowry
One of the greatest painters of all time da Vinci
Invented the printing press Gutenberg
An authors native language Vernacular
Rebirth Renaissance
Acceptance to heaven Salvation

Scientific Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Discoveries in this led to new conceptions of the universe Astronomy
The greatest astronomer of antiquity who lived in the A.D. 100s Ptolemy
This system places Earth at the center of the universe Geocentric
This system places the sun at the center of the universe and offered a more accurate explanation Heliocentric
The mathematician who came up with the heliocentric explanation of the universe Copernicus
A German mathematician who used detailed astronomical data to confirm that the sun was at the center of the universe and also showed that the planets' orbits around the sun were not circular, but rather elliptical Kepler
A mathematician who observed the heavens using a telescope. He discovered: mountains on Earth's moon, four moons revolving around Jupiter, and sunspots Galileo Galilei
Galileo found himself under suspicion by this group Catholic Church
This professor of mathematics defined the three laws of motion that govern the planetary bodies, as well as objects on Earth Isaac Newton
This law explains why the planetary bodies continue their elliptical orbits around the sun. Every object in the universe is attracted to every other object by gravity & explains all motion in the universe. Known as the Universal Law of ________ Gravitation
Greek physician in the A.D. 100s who relied on animal, rather than human dissections, which led to many inaccuracies. Galen
This man accurately described the individual organs and general structure of the human body. Vesalius
This man showed that the heart- and not the liver- was the beginning point for the circulation of blood. He also proved that the same blood flows through the veins and arteries and makes a complete circuit through the body. Harvey
An English aristocratic woman who was critical of the growing belief that humans, through science, were the masters of nature Cavendish
A German astronomer who discovered a comet but was denied the post of an assistant astronomer because she was a woman. Winkelmann

Roaring 20s Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

POLICY PROTECTING NATIVE-BORN PEOPLE NATIVISM
PROCESS OF BEING ISOLATED ISOLATION
POLITICIAL THEORY DERIVED FROM KARL MARX COMMUNISM
SUSTEM TAHT LIMITED THE NUMBER OF IMMAGRANTS QUOTA SYSTEM
A GANG OF POLITICIANS THAT SURROUND WARREN G. HARDING OHIO GANG
PAYMENT BY INSTALLMENTS IS A/AN INSTALLMENT PLAN
NATIONWIDE BAN ON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PROHIBITION
ILLEGAL LIQUOR STORE SORE OR NIGHTCLUB SPEAKEASY
ILLEGAL BUISSNESS OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES BOOTLEGGER
GENERATION OF YOUNG WESTERN WOMEN IN THE 1920S FLAPPER
POPULAR 1920S DANCE THE CHARLESTON
PERIOD FOLLOWING THE GREAT DEPRESSION WHERE JAZZ BECAME POPULAR THE JAZZ AGE
NAME GIVEN TO THE CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARTISTIC EXPLOSION THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE 1920S HARLEM RENAISSANCE
INVENTED THE FORD TRUCK HENRY FORD
FAMOUS AMERICAN GANGSTER CAUGHT ON TAX EVASION AL CAPONE
FAMOUS BASEBALL PLAYER BABE RUTH
INVENTED "MICKEY MOUSE" WALT DISNEY
30TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES CALVIN COOLIDGE
FAMOUS TRUMPET PLAYER LOUIS ARMSTRONG
PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA DURING THE 1920S JOHN L LEWIS

Italian Renaissance Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

most famous ren. artist leonardo
famous sculpture of ren. donatello
the idea of the perfect human form comes from the greeks
most famous painting in the world monalisa
famous architect of the age brunelleschi
portriats are going to look more _ now realistic
without wax sincerely
mary holding the dead christ statue pieta
built the first printing press in europe gutenberg
these people brought the plague across asia mongols
best example of mich. human form is statue of david
michealangelo's true love was sculpture
vanishing point perspective
what organism actually carried the plague flea
the word renaissance means rebirth
christ last mean last supper
huge patron of the arts in Italy rome
medici family controlled _____, Italy florence
comminssioned to paint alot of work for the catholic church raphael
leonardo was from ______, italy vinci
mich. painted the _______ chapel sistine
revoluntionized the spread of information printing press
___________ plague bubonic
leonardo wanted to design weapons
birth place of the renaissance italy
got lost in china for 20 years marco polo
the black death helped end the _______ ages middle
most statues were carved out of marble
powerful banking family medici

Renaissance & Reformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

who wanted full reformation of the church Luther
_________ believed in the ability of human beings to reason and improve themselves Humanists
who becomes queen in 1553 Mary
witch group believed that the Church and State should be separated Anabaptists
what did the Anabaptists believed that adults could only hae done to them baptized
who saw Lutheran disrupting the Holy Roman Empire Charles V
Renaissance movement North focused on reforming the ________ Church Catholic
who was a monk and a professor in Germany Luther
how many formal statements attaching the "pardon-merchants" 95
who thinks Luther is "some drunk German who will amend his ways when he sobers up" Pope Leo X
what comes after the Fall of the Roman Empire Middle Ages
what does Renaissance mean Rebirth
who thinks people are selfish, fickle, and corrupt Niccolo Machiavelli
_________ were arranged Marriages
what means the focus on human potential and achievements Humanism
_____ are cheaper books
who created the supreme printer Raphael
who was one of the greatest painters of all time Leonardo Da Vinci
He was a painter, sculpture, architect Michelagelo
who reinvented the movable type and printing press Gutenberg

Reniassance & Reformation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What were cheaper when the invention was made Books
Thriving ________ CITIES
What was the one on the famous sculptures DAVID
Believed in the ability of human beings to reason and improve themselves HUMANIST
Classical heritage of _________ and Rome GREECE
Luther discovers his ____________ put into practice IDEAS
Wealthy __________ class grew from trade during Middle Ages and Crusades MERCHANT
Italy has _____ advantages THREE
Raphael was a __________ SUPREME PAINTER
Michelangelo was famous for... SCULPTURES
What does Renaissance mean REBIRTH
Who painted the Sistine chapel MICHELANGELO
What did Gutenberg invent PRINTINGPRESS
2-3% of population NOBLES
85-90% of population PEASANTS
Emphasis was on ____________ ability and potentail Individual
The plague allowed workers to get higher... Wages
people wanted to enjoy... Life