Type
Crossword
Description

What were assisted British immigrants who came to Australia after WW 2 called tenpoundpoms
Where did many British and European immigrants stay when they first arrived in our country hostels
What is one reason why many people have migrated to Australia? war
Posters encouraging people to come to Australia often showed sunny..... beaches
Migrants who had their boat trip paid by the Government had to work in Australia for at least how many years Two
Just after WW2 ended what did immigrants have to be so as to be allowed to come to our country white
Many migrants have come to Australia by......... boat
New migrants to our country have to learn......... English
From which European nations did Australia accept displaced people? Baltic
The scheme which employed many European male migrants Snowymountain
Australia is a very multi..................country cultural
One thing which migrants have influenced in Australia food
Who were the first Australian 'Boat People' in the 20th century? Vietnamese
One problem which Vietnamese boat people have experienced pirates
A place where boat people often stayed if there boat landed in Thailand or Malaysia Refugeecamps
About forty years ago Australia started accepting what sort of refugees? Asian
Where did people who did not come to Australia with visas have to go? DetentionCentres
Many people believe Detention Centres are .......... cruel
The name of an island which had a Detention Centre? Christmasisland
Our government feared some boat people could be..... terrorists

World Population Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many people live on Earth? 7 billion
How many people have lived on Earth? 108 billion
When did the population hit 6 billion? 1999
When did the population hit 1 billion? 1800s
What is the most popular girls name? Mary
What is the most popular boys name? Mohammed
Something you count when people are born? Birth Rate
Something you count when people die? Death rate
You live in the countryside? Rural
You live in a city? Urban
The movement of people? Migration
Someone who moves into an area from elsewhere? Immigrant
Someone who moves from one place to another to live? Migrant

Maori Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The first people of New Zealand Maori
The first Maori came to New Zealand in _________ canoes
Where did the European people mainly come from? England
The Maori name for white people Pakeha
They signed the Treaty of _________i in 1840 Waitangi
Maori said the Pakeha had taken their ________ land
In what other country do many Maori live? Australia
A Maori war dance haka
"Kia Ora" means "hello" in the Maori __________________ language
A sport that Maori are good at rugby

The Cold War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Threatening until you get your way Brinksmanship
Man who took over after Stalin died Khrushchev
Formed own military pact, linked Soviet Union with 7 other European countries Warsaw
Population explosion Baby boom
Forming alliances if needed Collective security
Julius and Ethel Rosenburg were charged with Espionage
Nations compete to amass weapontry Arms race
Conflict between North adn South Korea Korean War
List of people whom condemned for having communist background Black List
Winston Churchill warned the world this had descended across Europe Iron Curtain
Trumans idea to fincially aid Greece and Turkey Truman Doctrine
Name of countries dominated by Soviet Union Satelite Nations
Name of measure taken to prevent extension of communist rule to other countries Containment
This aid gave 16 European countries hope Marshall Plan
An attempt to break blockade and fly food and supplies into West Berlin Berlin Airlift
Suicide attacks Kamikaze
The first Earth-orbiting artificial satellite Sputnik
Gathering intelligence on other nations CIA
The easing of hostility between countries Detente
A period of fear of communists Red Scare
No progress can be made and no advancement is possible Stalemate
The 1950's is know as the decade of what? Conformity
What type of bomb was being made during Manhattan Project? Atomic
Announcement of Japans Surrender V-J Day
Largest naval battle in history was battle of? Leyte
Executive Order 9981 Truman intergrated what? Armed Forces
The crisis that erupted after Egypt’s nationalization of the British-controlled Suez Canal Suez Crisis
United States and the Soviet Union agreed to limit the number of nuclear weapons they made SALT
Leader of Soviet Union Stalin
Commander of US pacific forces MacArthur

The Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the first President? Washington
Treaty of _____ was signed ending the war. Paris
______ Massacre took place on March 5th, 1770. Boston
How many pounds of tea did the colonists dump into the harbor? 90000
Who was the man that warned the colonists the British were coming and was said to say, "The British are coming!" Paul_____ Revere
What battle was said to start the war? ______ and Concord Lexington
Who was elected to rule the colonies in the Second Continental Congress? Washington
Who made most of the Declaration of Independence? Jefferson
What Hill did the British defeat the Colonists? Bunker
What kind of rifle did the British have that helped them win? Bayonet
Who published Common Sense? Paine
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence? 56
How many soldiers took Brookland, New York? 30000
Who many the first flag? _____ Ross Betsy
Where did the colonists retreat to? Valley ______ Forge
Who did Benjamin Franklin persuade to help them in the war? France
Who was one of America's most notorious traitors?_______ Arnold Benedict
_______ of Confederation was the first document to bind the colonies together as a union Articles
Who ran after Cornwallis? _______ Greene Nathanael
What Battle ended the war? Yorktown

Age Of Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Estalished school for geogropher, astronomers, and map makers Prince Henry
Explored South East tip of Africa Bartolomeu Dias
Found an all water to asia Vasco de game
Theory if he traveled west across the ocean he wil find a faster route to Asia Christopher Columbus
What Country funded Christopher Columbus Spain
Island east cost of the America West Indies
Who figured out that Columbus found a new land Amerigo Vespucci
What did he name the continent America
Who went around the world Ferdinand Magellan
Disadvantages of Columbus Exploration Disease
Multiple people to to divide the investment, profit and risk Joint-stock
Where did the Dutch have control of asia Indonesia
What were the goods the Dutch were intrested to Spicies
What did the Dutch build in cit they controlled Trading outpost
What affected the Ottoman Empire during the 16 century Trade routes
Force people to nuy a permit to trade Cartaz Strategy
why did the Portuguese not create colonies in the indian ocean region Empires
Main reason that the Ottoman Empire didn't sell to the West Europeans Religion

Imperialism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a territory that a colonial power ruled directly through colonial officials colony
African country that remained independent via their military Ethiopia
a soldier from colonial India under the direction of a British Commander sepoy
one of the inspirations for Westerners to colonize China gold
effort by the Righteous and Harmonious Fists to expel foreigners from China Boxer Rebellion
largest colonial power in Africa England
little buddy of the USA in Africa...remained independent Liberia
British adventurer who made millions in gold and diamonds in Africa Cecil Rhodes
pride in your country, support of its policies, and feeling of superiority nationalism
acronym for the motives of imperialism name
meeting where Europeans agreed on how to divide up the African continent Berlin Conference
had to inform others that you wanted part of Africa Article 34
lead European leaders at the Berlin Conference Otto von Bismark
author of White Man's Burden Rudyard Kipling
colony with its own government but policies guided by a foreign power protectorate
time between 1800-1914 when countries set out to control foreign lands Age of Imperialism
political, economic, social, military control of another country imperialism
a region where an imperial power has exclusive economic and trading control sphere of inluence
amount of input Africans had at the Berlin Conference zero
competition by Europeans to claim part of Africa Scramble for Africa
poem advocating "westernization" of Africa and other non-industrialized areas White Man's Burden

Shakespeare Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

17th-century London theatre for Shakespeare’s acting company Globe
In which play would you find the quote, “A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”? RomeoandJuliet
Shakespeare play featuring daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia King Lear
Who is the Queen of Fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream? Titania
From which play does a ghost chillingly call out to the main character: "Remember me"? Hamlet
In which play would you find the quote, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
Shakespeare wrote 37 plays and 154 ____ Sonnets
Name of the town Shakespeare was born Stratford-Upon-Avon
Name of Shakespeare's wife Anne Hathaway
"Shall I compare thee to a ____'s day" - Sonnet 18 opening line summer
Name of the play with the characters Iago, Desdemona and Cassio Othello
Where in Italy is Romeo and Juliet set in? Verona
What is the global campaign name for British Council's celebration of Shakespeare's 400th anniversary? ShakespeareLives
Which month is Shakespeare Day set in? April

The Happiest Refugee Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Anh's mums name Hien
Ahn's dads name Tam
Anh's sisters name Tram
Ahn's brothers name Khoa
Anh's wifes name Suzie
The name of Anh's book The happiest refugee
What was Anh's high school called St Aloysius College
Where did Anh go to uni Uni of Technology
How many children does Anh have four
Which tv show did Anh come second in Dancing with the stars
Anh's country of origin Vietnam
What year did 'The Happiest Refugee' release twenty ten
How old was Anh when he arrived in Australia two
What career path did Anh chose comedian
What is Anh's parents faviourite saying about australia what a great country
What did Anh's father call his latest child Anh
Where was Anh's first real job post office
What did Anh study in Uni law
Where did Anh and Suzie get married the zoo
What type of book if The Happiest Refugee memoir
What job did Anh want but couldn't do because of Asthma the army
How many people were crammed into the boat Anh's family escaped in forty
How old is Anh in 2016 thirty nine
What was Anh's favourite sport in high school Basketball
What did Anh use to make his shoes gain grip lemonade

French and Indian War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Politician elected leader of the British army after many loses. William Pitt
Area of land granted to wealthy English planters, that the French were occupying. Pittsburgh
What was the area called that Robert Cavelier claimed for France. Mississippi Valley
Which Native American recognized the French loss as a native American loss. Pontiac
His mission was to drive out French from the Ohio Valley. Braddock
How did the French and Indian alliance start? Trading
What was the first permanent French settlement in North America. Quebec
Who led the battle that gave the British the upper hand in the war? James Wolfe
What was a negative effect of the 7 Years War for the British? Debt
One major land of contention between the French and English. Ohio River Valley
Financial expert that was sent to help relieve tensions in the colonies. Grenville
First Native Americans to help the British. Iroquois
Set of "laws" that were put in place in 1764 to lower the amount of smuggling. Sugar Act
The fort where the French and Indian War began. Necessity
After the war, which side of the Mississippi did the British claim? East
What colony did Britain have tensions with during and before the 7 years war. Massachusetts

History of the English language Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Romans had to leave Britain because they were having trouble with who? Barbarians
Who were the first people born in England Celts
When did the Romans depart AD410
Their raids on Britain began at the end of the 8th century Vikings
Who were the second people to land on English soil? Romans
What did the ordinary people of England communicate in? Old English
What language did the churches use exclusively? Latin
What word originated in Arabia? Giraffe
What country did the Romans come from? Italy
In 1066 the Romans came from where? France
What word originated from Holland? Skipper
In the middle ages what was the language well-educated people used? Latin
Apart from Latin, what other language still has words entering English? Greek
What did Julius Caesar conquer in 55BC Gaul
After the Romans conquered Britons what were many of the houses equipped with? Heating