Texas Counties  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Smallest county by area
Largest county by area
Southernmost county
County that borders 3 Mexican states
Named for the body of water that is part of the Mississippi watershed
Mission Nuestra Señora del Espíritu Santo de Zúñiga
Named after a leader of the Mexican War of Independence
County in the "golden triangle" region
Intersection of US-83 & US-90
One of the original 23 counties
Home of Schreiner University
Westernmost County

Texas History Word Search

Texas History Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Turtle Bayou Resolution
Battle of San Jacinto
Mexican American War
Mier y Teran report
Battle of Gonzales
Guadalupe Hidalgo
Treaty of Velasco
Republic of Texas
Stephen F Austin
Come and Take It
Manifest Destiny
Mexican Cession
Goliad Massacre
William Travis
Brazos River
Nueces River
James K Polk
Texas Ranger
James Bowie
Anson Jones
Sam Houston
Rio Grande
annexation
Santa Anna
Texas Navy
Red River
congress
Crockett
El Paso
Austin
Fannin
Alamo
Lamar

Texas Revolution Crossword

Texas Revolution Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Mexican president, became a dictator
Mexican general, Brother-in-law of Santa Anna
Mexican, helped many Texans escape execution
Executed the Texans at Goliad, Mexican general
Surrendered at the battle of Coleto Creek. Was executed at Goliad with 344 of his men
Only Tejano to serve in the senate of the Republic of Texas
Elected commander of army in Texas during the Texas Revolution
First president of Texas
Former Tennessee congressman, frontier fighter
Survived the Alamo with her daughter

World Geography Crossword

World Geography Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The exact latitude and longitude at which a place is found
High flat plains where the Andes are widest
Located in south Ameria and drains the Amazon Basins
Mountain range running along the western edge of South America, world's longest mountain range
Latin American forces were led across the Andes to win independence for Chile and Peru
Dense continuous layer of leaves
The Atacama desert is one of the ______ places in the world
A community of plants and animals that depends upon one another and heir surrounding
An ____ is a place where a tide meets a river current
Caused by hot weather and lack of rain making grass and wood dry
A _____ is a cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock
The pampas consist primarily of ______
Cultural geography, studies human activities and their relationship to the environment
Provided by navigable rivers
Made up by oceans rivers lakes and other bodies of water
Led by Miguel Hidalgo
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama
Focuses on the study of earth's physical features
Occurs when large masses of rock are broken down into smaller pieces
Lies between sea level and 2,500 feet
Potatoes and barley grow at these elevations
He southernmost latitude to receive the sun's direct rays
The Mato Grosso plateau is part of the ____ of South America
A plateau formed from Hills and lower flatland in Argentina
Mountain range that many of the Caribbean islands are part of
Where plates have collided for millions of years
Parallel mountain ranges
Haiti won its independence from France
Describe a lace's location in relation to another place
a common phrase said at the end of a story

Civil Rights Movement Crossword

Civil Rights Movement Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

court case that has to do with "seperate but equal"
Students wore black wristbands to protest discrimination
was instrumental in ending legal segregation and became the first African-American justice of the Supreme Court.
state and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Southern United States
federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity
aimed at abolishing wage disparity based on sex
ended segregation in public places and banned employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin
Laws that prohibit discrimination in the work place
Student could not get into UT because he was Black
admission policies that provide equal access to education for those groups that have been historically excluded
prohibits any poll tax in elections for federal officials.
case against abortion
challenged segregation in Orange County, California
made the segregation of children of Mexican descent in Texas illegal
the first and only Mexican-American civil-rights case heard and decided by the United States Supreme Court during the post-World War II period
Court ruled that members of both houses of a state legislature must be chosen from districts approximately equal in population.
concerning public school finances

Manifest Destiny Crossword Puzzle

Manifest Destiny Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

A large body of water that stretches from America to Europe.
A treaty was named from this place that's a neighborhood in Mexico City today.
A man that wanted money for the war in Europe.
Many Americans believed that there was gold in the east.
A purchase that created a shorter railroad route.
A state that America purchased from Spain.
The belief that God wanted the United States to win all of North America.
The country that's south from the United States.
People who favored territorial growth.
A purchase that gave America the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains.
The territorial purchase that created the Gold Rush.
Emigrants moved to the North East on this dangerous trail.
A body of water that stretches from America to Asia.
The state that annexed into the United States.
Texas decided to declare independence from Mexico. This is the name of the revolt.

Emiliano Zapata and the Mexican Revolution Crossword

Emiliano Zapata and the Mexican Revolution Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a Mexican hero that fought in war
The Mexican general of Mexico
a sweat and tasy pole shape plant that grows in Mexico
A wild animal that ride in Mexican rodeos
A strong animal that they use to carry heavy items or use for farming in mexico
A weapon that Mexican soilders use in the war
The Mexican president of Mexico in 1917
Mexican Independence leader
The Mexican president of Mexico in 1911
Mexican people who fought in the war
A country were Mexican people live
A man sibling of zapata

Growing Nation Crossword

Growing Nation Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

What is the name of the US national anthem?
The 11th [resident of the US
A belief American had in the mid-1800s america should exapnd across the continent to the Pacific Ocean
American Abolitionist and writer he escaped slavery and became a leading American American spokesman and writer
Who did Jefferson send to explore the Louisiana Territory?
A shawnee chief , worked to unite the Northswestern Indian tribes
Territory purchased from France in 1803
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state or national government unconstittuional
This case establishes the Supreme Court's power of judicial review
First Secretary of the Treasury
The 3rd Prsident of the US
Farmer in Pennsylvania rebelled againist Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey
Dedicated to ending slavery
1853 purchase by the US of southwestern lands from Mexico
Ended the Mexican Wsr , granting the US control ot Texas, New Mexico, and California in exchange for $15 million
THe 4th President of the US
Editor of radical abolitionist newspaper "The Liberator "
Bill that would ban slavery in the territories acquired after the War with Mexico
Conflict between US and Mexico
Led by Alexander Hamilton ,believed in a strong central government

Mexican-American War Crossword

Mexican-American War  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Mexican- ________________ War
In 1846 the war ________.
In 1848 the war ________.
Where did the war take place?
Who attacked frist?
New Mexico bordered the ____________ of Texas.
Mexico calls this war "The U.S __________."
Texas was ________ to the United States.
Mexico claims that the annexation of Texas was a ___________ of the 1828 border treaty.
Who was the U.S president during the war?
President Polk said that he had no choice but to ___________ his country.
In the beginning of the war, it was a moment of ___________.
At the end it was a moment of _________.
What was the U.S and Mexico fighting over?
The war ended on __________, 1848.
How long did the war last?
The Treaty of __________ Hidalgo was signed to end the war.
Over 70,000 people ______ in the war.

Texas Revolution Crossword

Texas Revolution Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Battle that started the revolution
Took place on October 9,1835
Was a soldier who fought at the Alamo
Happened on November 26, 1835
This statement was written on the flag on the canon at the Battle of Gonzales
The Bowie Knife was named after him
Commanded at the Battle of Concepcion
He was a Mexican commander
He was a Mexican general
Texas fought against this country
Took place on October 9,1835

Mexican National Era Word Search

Mexican National Era Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Old Three Hundred
Baron De Bastrop
Stephen F Austin
Anglo American
erasmo seguin
Green DeWitt
Moses Austin
empresarios
department
Centralist
federalist
depression
Pioneer
Militia
survey
dowry