Type
Crossword
Description

A line indicating who wrote the story. byline
This section of the news story contains stories and news related to business. business section
A brief description under the photo that explains what is happening in the photo. caption
A line of test that is smaller than the headline. It contains a more detailed description of the story than the headline. subheading
A recurring opinion-based article. Column
The design and position of the story, advertisements, pictures and more in the paper layout
This section of the newspaper contains stories and news related to sports. sports section
A line of text that states where the story was physically written. dateline
The first sentence, or the beginning, of a story. lead
Human interest news stories such as entertainment stories, features, reviews and more. Soft news
An article n a newspaper or other periodical that presents the opinions of the newspaper , publisher, editor, or editors. editorial
This section of the newspaper contains stories relevant to the city or town in which the newspaper is published. local section
The section of the newspaper that contains stories related to entertainment. entertainment section
This is a term referring to publications that are printed instead of published electronically. print news
The first page of the newspaper. It contains the most newsworthy and relevant news. front page
The top of the newspaper that includes general information about the newspaper. masthead
Breaking news stories that contain timely and relevant information. hard news
This abbreviation refers to the opinions and editorials page in the newspaper. op/ed
Text formatted in a large type setting that summarizes the story and grabs the reader's attention. headline
The continuation line of a story that appears at the end of the story on a page that directs the reader to the rest of the story on another page. jumpline

Journalism Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A published false statement Libel
A spoken false statement Slander
The act of using another person's words or ideas as your own. Plagerism
In a photo layout there should be one larger, _______ image. Dominate
When taking a photo or video good _________ is essential. Light
Aside from good light, good ________ is important in a video. Sound
PBS stands for Public Broadcasting ____________. Service
Copyright law last for the life of the author plus ________ years. Seventy
The _______ determines the how a movie will be filmed. Cinematographer
This person reads television news. Anchor
Most younger people get their news from _______. Internet
Most older people get their news from __________. Television
West Texas was in the news because of an immigrant tent city here. Tornillo
New York Times slogan appears on front page, "All the News that's fit to _____" Print
Name of the news museum in Washington, D.C. Newseum
This person gathers news and then writes or films a story. Reporter
He is credited with creating facebook. Zuckerberg
Snapchat was founded how many years ago. Eight
These articles have opinions and are on their own newspaper page. Editorials
When you cite what somebody said word for word, that is called a what? Quote
When interviewing anyone you always want to check how what is spelled? Name
A person who sees a crime being committed is called a ______. Witness
This is the beginning of your story. Lead
The action of damaging the good reputation of someone. Defamation
The amendment guarantees a free press. First

Yearbook Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The title of the story Headline
Additional detail to the title Subhead
The story Copy
A brief description of a photo Caption
Invisible line that divides the pages Gutter
Page numbers Folio
Questions you ask someone to discover their opinion or experience Interview
First couple of sentences used to hook or lure readers Lede
Information obtained from someone Source
A photo not posed for Candid Photo
A photo posed for Posed Photo
A photo of someones head and sholders Mugshot
Extra content on the side Sidebar
A survey is one type of these Poll
Two facing pages on the same topic Spread
When something is do Deadline
A page-by-page diagram showing yearbook content Ladder
Table of contents Index
Photo that crosses the gutter Dominant Photo
An area of space where nothing is White Space

Media Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A newspaper with a large format, regarded as more serious and less sensationalist than tabloids broadsheet
A newspaper having pages half the size of the average broadsheet, typically filled with gossip and sensational stories tabloid
A printed publication (usually issued daily or weekly) filled with news, articles and advertisements newspaper
A heading at the top of an article or page in a newspaper or magazine headline
A periodical publication containing articles and illustrations, often on a particular subject or aimed at a particular group of people magazine
A person in charge of a newspaper or magazine editor
A person who writes for a newspaper or magazine journalist
A newspaper article expressing the editor's opinion on an issue editorial
A piece of writing appearing in a magazine or newspaper article
A film or television/radio program that provides a factual report on a particular subject documentary
A program where celebrities are invited to talk about various topics chat show
A dramatic TV or radio show that details the lives of a group of characters soap opera
An informal website written by an individual or small group blog
Special words or expressions used by a profession or group, that are difficult for others to understand jargon
A particular group at which a product is aimed target audience
Based on or influenced by personal feelings or opinons subjective
Unfairly prejudiced for or against something biased
The use of irony to mock sarcasm
Not influenced by personal opinions or feelings objective
Read quickly to note only the important points skim

Journalism 2 Terms. Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a graph/picture/chart/ect, that gives additional information in the story. infographic
time at which all copy of newspaper is due. deadline
the largest element on the page. should be larger than everything else center of visual impact
used under a head line, it provides additional information for reader deck
put larger headlines (due to importance) higher on the page. headlines should be smaller as the reader descends on the page. hierarchy
nespaper with a large page size & is regarded as more serious. broadsheet
caption. should contain at least two sentences cutline
short informational stories or ads that are timeless and can fill up space filler
line at top of of inside page that tells issue date, page number, & section folio
newspaper with small sized paper. tabloid
page opposite of editorial page op-ed
byline for a picture photo credit
block of text were one side is uneven ragged text
like a headline/title in a story subhead
when text flows around other elements on page text wrap

yearbook terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

line at the beginning or end of copy giving name of a person byline
a page usually containing the title and important school information title page
the inner space between the two pages of a spread where the paper meets the spine gutter
explanatory material that identifies the who, what, when, where and why of a photo caption
a central idea or concept theme
the complete set of all letters, numerals and punctuation marks of a type face font
the words written to tell a story or describe an event copy
a column of text that flows around a photo or graphic text wrap
the layout space allocated for written text text block
a master page that maintains consistency with a design or section template
a line of large type used to tell the reader what is to follow headline
a page number best located at the bottom and outside of a page folio
editing and marking of a photo to indicate to the printer the area to be included cropping
words "pulled" from the text and displayed as a quotation pull quote
an artistic rendering of facts gathered from a poll or survey infographic
a page or double page spread that separates sections of the book divider page
the opening paragraph of a story that tells purpose and direction lead
to unite a spread, a horizontal line established across a spread above or below the center eyeline
heavy sheet of paper that attaches the book to its cover endsheet
a chart representing the pages in a signature or a book used for planning ladder

america becomes a world power Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the expantion of a country by colonising weaker countries imperialism
the policy or doctrine of isolating one's country from the affairs of other nations by declining to enter into alliances isolationism
the act or an instance of annexing, or adding to something larger, especially the incorporation of new territory into the domain of a city, country, or state. annexation
a state or nation in which the supreme power is actually or nominally lodged in a monarch. monarchy
the deliberate spreading of such information, rumors, etc. propaganda
an article in a newspaper or other periodical or on a website presenting the opinion of the publisher, writer, or editor. editorial
the line at the top of a page, containing the title, pagination headline
dishonest in editorial comment and the presentation of news, especially in sacrificing truth for sensationalism yellow journalism
a non-fiction literary peice that forms part of a publication article
Archaic. unwholesome or poisonous air. malaria
an acute, often fatal, infectious febrile disease of warm climates, caused by an RNA virus transmitted by a mosquito yellow fever
one of a class of warships of medium tonnage, designed for high speed and long cruising radius cruiser
any of a class of warships that are the most heavily armored and are equipped with the most powerful armament battleship
any obstruction of passage or progress bockade
the members of a volunteer regiment of cavalry organized by Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood for service in the Spanish-American War. rough riders
a treaty signed in 1763 by France, Spain, and Great Britain that ended the Seven Years' War and the French and Indian War. treaty of paris
sudden unexpected attacks carried out by an unofficial military group or groups that are trying to change the government by assaults on the armed forces guerilla warfare
an artificial waterway for navigation canal
a contrivance for fastening or securing something. lock
the title of a newspaper which is usally followed by a tag-line masthead
who the article is by by-line
comics that are based on something political that shows the opinion of the cartoonist political cartoon
any of various submarine explosive devices for destroying hostile ships, as a mine. torpedo
an exploseive device used to destroy enemy land, fortification, or equipment mine
a statement of U.S. foreign policy expressing opposition to extension of European control or influence in the western hemisphere monroe doctrine

Newspapers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A headline that runs across the whole page banner
Name of news writer at the beginning of an article byline
A section of the newspaper listing jobs and things to sell (two words) classified ads
A writer who writes regularly in the paper Columnist
Someone who assigns reporters, decides what stories should be included, organises the paper and improves the final copy editor
The time when all stories and copy are due for an edition Deadline
To check for mistakes and make newspaper ready to print edit
An interesting article, not always important news feature
The title of an article headline
A list that tells where things are in the paper index
The organisation of the pictures, ads, and articles layout
A weekly section of the newspaper covering travel, fashion, motors, and celebrities supplement

Newspaper Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The title that appears at the top of the front page Flag
first news of an event break
a headline that runs across the whole page banner
dark, thick letter used in headline boldface
name of news writer at the beginning of an article byline
a section of the paper listing jobs and things to sell classified
all printed parts of paper copy
the area in the newsroom where editors work copy desk
someone who proofreads and edits the newspaper before the final copy goes to print copy editor
to shorten a news story cut

Newspaper Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A headline that runs across the whole page Banner
Name of news writer at the beginning of an article Byline
A section of the paper listing jobs and things to sell Classified Ads
A caption under a photo explaining what it is about Cutline
A heading that tells where and when the story takes place Dateline
The time when all stories and copy are due for an edition Deadline
Upper corners of the paper that give information about the section or the weather Ear
Someone who assigns reporters, decides what stories should be included, organizes the paper, and improves copy Editor
An article that tells the opinion of the writer Editorial
An interesting article, not always important news Feature
The newspaper's name printed across the top of the front page Flag
The space along the crease where the pages fold Gutter
Important news articles found on the front page Hard News
The title of an article printed in boldface Headline
A list that tells where things are in the paper Index
The first few sentences that tell the 5Ws of a news story Lead
Information about the editors usually found in a box on the editorial page Masthead

Crossword Puzzle American Becomes a World Power

Type
Crossword
Description

the expansion of a country by colonizing Imperialism
The policy of remaining force on ones country's Isolationism
the act of annexing something Annexation
a form of governments Monarchy
the systematic publicizing of given doctrine propaganda
an article in a newspaper which expresses the opinion of a editor editorial
a title caption word of a story printed in a large type headline
journalism that exploits the news to create sensation and attract readers yellow journalism
a nonfiction literary piece that forms parts of a publication article
a infectious disease characterized by cycles of chills malaria
a viral infection spread by species of mosquitos yellow fever
a member of the cavalry unit Rough Riders
treaty between US and Spain or Great Britain Treaty of Paris
first queen of Hawaii and last and she was the Queen Liliuokalani
U.S president who began imperialism Grover Cleveland
U.S President who didn't want to annex Hawaii William McKinley
U.S. jurist in Hawaiian islands Sanford Dole
Navy Admiral Alfred T. Mahan
U.S. president started and was a part of the Rough Riders Theodore Roosevelt
title of newspaper, which is a tagline Mast Head
Whose article is by Byline
Comics that are based on something political to reflect the opinion of the cartoonist Political cartoon
a cigar shaped to be fired from a ship Torpedo
explosive place that goes underwater or underground Mine
Admiral of the navy who defeated Admiral dewy
a principle of U.S. policy made by James Monroe Monroe Doctrine
The saying of "speak softly and carry a big stick' Roosevelt Corollary
usually placed in a concealed location Fortification