Type
Crossword
Description

Where was he born? Argentina
Where did he die? Bolivia
What was his first wifes name? Aleida
How many children did he have with his two wives? five
What was he famous for? Cuban Revolution
He was often called this in terms of his stance on the war Rebellious
He often did this to people without a trial. Executed
What was his second wife's name? Hilda
Che's father said his rebellious nature came from his what background? Irish
Che went to school and studied hard for his career. Physician
On his motorcycle trips he saw intense poverty and what of farmers? Exploitation
His book about his journey published in 1993 became a what type of best seller? New York Times
What city did Che try and fail to overtake in 1953? Guatemala
In 1959 Cuba, what was he named the president of? The National Bank
In 1964 he criticized the treatment of what type of people in the US? black
What did they cut off right before his execution? hands
He was dug up from a mass grave in Bolivia and reburied under what in Cuba? statue

Cuban Missile Crisis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Fidel _________ Castro
In what year did Fidel Castro take power in Cuba? 1959
A trade agreement was made between Castro and Russia in_____ 1960
Castro asked Russia for weapons to defend itself against America and Russia agreed in _______ 1961
Kennedy set up a _________ to advise him in October. committee
Kruschev sent a ______ to Kennedy offering to dismantle the sites if Kennedy would lift the blockade and agree not to invade Cuba Letter
Kennedy lifted the Naval blockade in ______ November
Who gained more from the Cuban Missile Crisis? (Kennedy or Khrushchev) Kennedy
What cuban campaign was Fidel Castro a part of? Guerrilla
Castro ______ anybody who opposed him. killed
Who was Che Guevara? Marxist
What prison was Che Guevara in control of? La Cabaña
The political and economic theories of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, later developed by their followers to form the basis of communism. Marxism
What event prior to the Cuban Missile Crisis caused Fidel Castro to look to the Soviet Union for military help? Bay of pigs
What spy plane was used over Cuba? U2
What is the capital of Cuba? Havana

Cuban Missile Crisis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which side backed down first in the crisis? USSR
What were people who were forced to leave Cuba because they opposed Castro known as? Exiles
What did John F. Kennedy order against Cuba? Blockade
What was the treaty where both countries agreed to limit the amount of nuclear weapons they possessed? Test Ban Treaty
What was the name of the secret invasion launched by the USA against Cuba? Bag of Pigs
Who became leader of Cuba in 1959? Fidel Castro
Who was the president of the USA? John F Kennedy
Nikita Khrushchev was the president of what country? Russia
What kind of state did Cuba become? Communist
What did the USA refuse to buy from Cuba? Sugar
What was the name of the special phone line that was set up between Washington and Moscow after the crisis? Hotline
In which month did Soviet ships head for Cuba? October

Jackie Robinson Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sport Jackie played before baseball Football
How many kids were in his family five
What pro team did he first play for? Dodgers
What city did the Dodgers play in? Brooklyn
What college did Jackie attend? UCLA
What number was Jackie forty-two
What State was Jackie born in? Georgia
Word most often used to describe Jackie Robinson Courage
Which hand did Jackie throw with? Right
Name of Jackie's wife Rachel
He was paid $400 each _____ to play baseball month
Served in this military branch during World War II Army
Sold _____ at baseball games when he was little hotdogs
Jackie was the ______ in his family youngest

Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What did Poe's mom come to America to be? Actress
What is a Baltimore Lemonade? Alcohol
What did Poes dad die of? Alcoholism
What was the poem that Poe made for his wife that was originally called "To Virginia" Annabell Lee
What couldnt Poe afford for his dying wife Virginia? blanket
When you have consumption was are you drowning in? blood
What did Poe's mom die of? consumption
What was Poe's dads name? DAVID
What was the name of Poe's dad? DAVIDPOE
Who did Poe go to lunch with? Dickins
What does Poe watch his mother do? die
What was Poe's birth name? edgarpoe
What was the name of Poe's Mother? elizabeth
Where did Poe go to school (private school)? england
Who adopted Poe? FRANCISALLAN
What does Poe fall into and goes into a coma? gutter
Poe was the first to write___ stories horror
What did Poes mom play in the play Romeo and Juliet? juliet
Name of Poe's aunt MARIACLEM
Where does Poe want to go to be an editor? newyork
Last name of famous author from the early 1800s poe
What was Dickins pet? raven
Color Poe used to resemble death red
Where does Poe live? richmond
What were red flower was on the handkerchiefs so it would disguise if the women were sick? roses
Most popular poem of Poes theraven
What did Poe use to learn in school? tombstones
What university did Poe attend? virginia
What was the name of his cousin that he fell in love with? virginia
How much money does Poe make on his pieces of writing? zero

"The Cask of Amontillado" Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
When did Montresor tell his servants he would be back? Morning
How did the victim die ? Trapped
What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? Rest in Peace
What is the theme of this story? Revenge
“______ cannot tell Amontillado from Sherry” Luchresi
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
What was Fortunato’s weakness? Drinking
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
When was this story published? 1846
Upon what did Fortunato pride himself ? Wine Connoisseur
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
What line the walls in the crypt? Bones
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
The vibrations of the _____ caused Montressor to cease his labors after the fourth tier. Chains
What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Fortunato says “ The ____ is mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a ____.” Cough
What is Montresor’s greatest talent? Deception
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for ? Mystery
Fortunato exclaims that Montresor is not part of the brotherhood known as the___? Masons
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? Insult
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival Carnival
What was the relationship between Poe and his wife Virginia premarriage? Cousins Cousins

Spanish American War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Spain's only major colony in Latin America CUBA
The name of the ship that sunk while on a supplies run. USS MAINE
The name of the commander who led his squadron into the Philippines GEORGEDEWEY
The most successful US crop grown in Cuba SUGARCANE
Devoted his life to freeing his country, but died right before they carried out there plan JOSEMARTI
Was a friend of Jose Marti and carried out his plan, he destroyed outposts, sugar mills, private property, and burned fields. GOMEZ
People started making headlines up, and exaggerating what was happening in Cuba, and became a reason to start the war. YELLOWJOURNALISM
An island we seized during the war, it became a territory GUAM
A battle in the Spanish american war in Cuba, it happened on July 1, 1898. SANJUANHEIGHTS
What ended the Spanish American War. TREATYOFPARIS
The nickname that was given to the first cavalry unit that charged up the San Juan Hill. ROUGHRIDERS
The month that America declared war on Spain APRIL

Nelson Mandela Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was Mandela from? South Africa
Mandela was a___, and world leader. Civil Rights Activist
What was Mandela's birth given name? Rolihlahla
What Village was Mandela and his mother forced to move to? Qunu
The state of being apart; asssociated with racial segragation apartheid
Mandela was extremely instrumental in helping all races achieve___, and fair treatment. Equal
Mandela studied many subjects but was especially interedted in___. African History
Mandela was the first one in his family to attend___. School
Mandela's father died of which disease? Lung Disease
How old (yrs) was mandela when his father died? nine
Mandela ran away and settled in which city? Johannesburg
Mandela went to college to study what subject? Law
Mandela joined a group called the "African ___ Congress Youth League. National
He believed in peaceful, & non-violent___. Protesting
The teacher at his Cristian school gave him the name of? Nelson
In what year did Mandela organize a Workers Strike, and was arrested for it.? 1961
Nelson was arrested and sent to? Prison
Mandela was a___, and tended to the animals. Cattleboy
Mandela was persistent and never gave___. up
Mandela was a signal of___ and loyalty to his people. Strength
In 1990 a deal was worked out for Mandla's___. release
Mandela was elected as the first ___ President, by the people. black
In prison mandela secretly wrote an? Autobiography
mandela was president at age? 77
In what year did Mandela help South Africa hold the Rugby World Cup? 1995
Mandela worked bard to improve___, housing, and basic health care for all South Africans. Jobs
Mandela wanted to provide South Africans with the right to___. Vote
in what year did Mandela retire from Politics? 1999
Mandela Day is on the 18th of what month? July
Mandela day is a day to promote global___, and to celebrate African Leader's legacy. Peace
In what year did South Africa Hold thier first Democratic Elections? 1994
In 1993 Mandela was awarded a___ Peace Prize. Nobel

Joseph Sold By His Brothers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What special colorful gift did Jacob give to Joseph? coat
How old was Joseph when he was sold into slavery? seventeen
What is another name God gave Jacob, Joseph's father? Israel
Joseph was sold for twenty shekels of what? silver
What is the name of Pharaoh's Captain of the Guard, who bought Joseph? Potiphar
The Captain of the Guard knew God was with him and gave him what job? Overseer
Was Joseph plain or handsome? handsome
Where was Joseph sent when his owner's wife lied? prison
Who did Pharaoh put in the same prison with Joseph? butler and baker
The butler forgot about Joseph for 2 _____? years
Pharaoh's first dream was about fat and thin ___________. cows
Pharaoh's 2nd dream was about heads of ___________. grain
The _______ cows and ________ grains meant _________ years. seven
Pharaoh put _____________ in charge of his entire kingdom. Joseph
Joseph's ___________ name was Zaphnath-Paaneah. Egyptian
How old was Joseph when Pharaoh put him in charge? thirty
What was Joesph's wife's name? Asenath
What was Joseph's first son named? Manasseh
His sons were born _____________ the famine. before
What was Joseph's 2nd son named? Ephraim

Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who did Harry and his two friends thinnk was acting suspicous? Severus Snape
Who is the author of this book? J.K. Rowling
What did Harry live under for years? Stairs
Who first tells Harry that he is a wizard? Hagrid
What was guarding the Sorcerer's stone? Three headed dog
When Harry was a baby who's house did he live in? Dursleys
Who killed Harrys parents? Vodemort
Where was Harry when he realized he could be a wizard? zoo
What symbol/shape is the scar on Harry's forhead? Lightning
Did Harry ever know about wizardery before he knew he was a wizard? no
How did Harry feel about attending Hogwarts Schoolof Witchcraftand Wizardry? excided
What is the main characters first name? Harry
What was Severus Snape planning to steal? Sorcerer's Stone
Who were Harrys main friends? ron and hermione
How old was Harry when he realized he was a wizard? elevan
What is the most popular sport played at his school? quidditch
Whats Harrys cousins name? dudley
What is the main characters last name? potter
What was the three headed dogs name? fluffy
What reptile could Harry talk to? snake

"The Black Cat" Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The author is...(spaces don't count) Edgar Allan Poe
The second cat had a ... spot on its chest. White
He hid his wife's body in the... Wall
The morning after he brought home the second cat he discovered it was ... an eye. missing
What color are the cats? Black
Along with a monkey, birds, fish, and a cat they owned a... dog
He carved out Pluto's ... in a rage. eye
What did he drink that made him mentally unstable? alcohol
The weapon went through her... brain
What was the name of the original cat? Pluto
What did he use to kill his wife? axe
The ... was found on her dead body. cat
The first cat was ... from a tree. hanged
The cat was, at first, his ... pet. favorite