Puzzles and worksheets similar to Europe and Russia Crossword

WW1 Crossword

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Alliance between Britain, France, and Russia Triple Entente
Alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy Triple Alliance
Policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army prepared Militarism
Alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary Central Powers
Permanent alliance between Britain, France , and Russia Allies
Deadlocked region in northern France Western Front
Stretch of battlefield along the German and Russian border Eastern Front
Term used when countries devote all of their resources to the war effort Total War
Policy announced by Germany stating that they would sink any ship without warning in the waters around Britain Submarine Warfare
One-sided information used to persuade Propaganda
System used during war where people could only buy small amounts of items needed for the war effort. Rationing
Agreement to stop fighting Armistice
Peace proposal drawn up by Woodrow Wilson to achieve a just and lasting peace after the war Fourteen Points
Allowing people to decide for themselves under what government they wished to live Self Determination
International association whose goal would be to keep peace among nations League of Nations
Treaty signed between Germany and the Allied powers to stop fighting Treaty of Versailles

History of Europe Geography Crossword

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Germany had to accept the responsibility of the war, pay debt, give up land, and give up their military. Treaty of Versailles
A labor camp set up by Hitler for Jewish people waiting for execution Concentration Camp
After the stock market crashed, nobody had money. Depression
destruction or slaughter on a mass scale. holocaust
Hatred of Jews anti-semitism
Germany, Italy, and Japan were in this Axis Powers
a person who belongs to, adopts the values of, or imitates the practices of an organization devoted to fascism Fascist
USSR was created by Vladimir Lenin Soviet Union
a Russian communist, revolutionary politician and political theorist Vladimir Lenin
an agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time; a truce Armistice
a World War I alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary together with Turkey and Bulgaria. Central Powers
everything is equal, the government owns everything communism
included Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy, and the US Allied Powers WWI
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups ghetto
advertisement to support a cause propaganda
divided East and West Berlin Berlin Wall
when the Berlin Wall came down and they had to rejoin together the country German Reunification
the area ruled by communism of central and eastern Europe Communist Bloc
between Russian and the US; between democracy and communism Cold War
the line that separated communism and the Soviet Union Iron Curtain
the political principles of the National Socialist German Workers' Party Nazism
included Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the US Allied Powers WWII
started the Nazi party; dictator of Germany Aldolf Hitler

SS8G1 Regions of Georgia Crossword

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We live in the Northern and Western ______________ Hemispheres
Highest mountain range in Georgia Blue ridge
Northwest Georgia, Part of Appalachain mountain chain Ridge & Valley
Central Georgia, Most populated region, Known for its Red Clay Peidmont
South Georgia, Flat land Coastal plains
Natural Boundary between Peidmont and Coastal plain Fall line
Located in Coastal plains, Attracts tourist Okefenokee Swamp
This mountain chain begins in Northern georgia Applachain mountains
Forms the Eastern border of Georgia, is a river Savannah river
Georgia has a mild ______, warm summers and cold winters; affecs agriculture, industry, and tourism Climate
The ___________ _________ block major hurricanes and strong storms Barrier islands
The smallest region of Georgia is the _________________ ____________ Appalachain plateau
We live in the peidmont __________ Region

WWII Crossword Puzzle

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the killing of millions of Jews and other people by the Nazis during WWII Holocaust
a type of combat in which opposing troops fight from trenches facing each other Trench Warfare
Austrian-born Nazi leader, Chancellor of Germany Hitler
Germany, Italy, and Japan, which were allied before and during World War II Axis Powers
nations allied in opposition to the Axis Powers Allied Powers
a federal republic comprising fifty states and the Federal District of Columbia United States
An island off the western coast of Europe comprising England Great Britain
Its capital and largest city is Paris France
Soviet Union's dictator Joseph Stalin
Italy's dictator Mussolini
a colorless oily liquid whose vapor is a powerful irritant and vesicant, used in chemical weapons Mustard Gas
Book about hitlers future plans Mein Kampf
a member of the people and cultural community whose traditional religion is Judaism Jews
the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated D-Day
camps where Germany's prisoners went to be killed Concentration Camps
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force Dictator
a vegetable garden, especially a home garden, planted to increase food production during a war Victory Gardens
Country Adolf Hitler became in control of during WWII Germany
the most powerful republic of the former Soviet Union Russia
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force Imperialism
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts Nationalism
a member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party Nazi
the action or process of appeasing Appeasement
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups Ghetto
Nazi plan to kill 6 million Jews Final Solution
major United States naval base in Hawaii Pearl Harbor
Japanese aircraft loaded with explosives and making a deliberate suicidal crash on an enemy target Kamikaze
Largest volcano island in Japan Iwojima
almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area Hiroshima

Early Cold War Crossword

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These are the nations under Soviet control and influence, that are typically bordering the USSR. SATELLITENATIONS
The American policy, created by the United States president after WWII to resist the spread of Communism from the Soviet Union. It provided American support for other countries that were threatened by Soviet communism. TRUMANDOCTRINE
A replacement for The League of Nations, this was the organization created to help ensure security and peace in Europe, especially during the Cold War. UNITEDNATIONS
The attempt by the US and Britain to fly over Berlin and drop supplies after the USSR blockades the city. BERLINAIRLIFT
This was the policy created to financially aid Europe in rebuilding everything damaged or destroyed after WWII. Stalin did not like this policy, which led to the Berlin blockade. MARSHALLPLAN
The leader of the USSR, creator of the "Iron Curtain", that had a grudge against the US for supporting free elections (democracy), and using US money to rebuild Europe after WWII. JOSEPHSTALIN
The United States 33rd president, that ordered the famous supply run/drop via aircraft in the city of Berlin. He also made a doctrine to help resist communism in Europe. HARRYTRUMAN
After WWII, this policy was made by the US, utilizing different strategies to prevent the spread of communism from the USSR. CONTAINMENT
This was the treaty made between the Soviet Union and it's 7 satellite nations for protection due to the creation of NATO. WARSAWPACT
This was the treaty created between the main nations of the world (US, Britain, France, etc.) to provide military security and assistance in case of a conflict with the USSR. NATO

Communism! Crossword

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the ideology that is directly opposite to capitalism communism
the 'father of communism. karl marx
The leader of the October 1917 revolution, also was the first leader of the Vladimir Lenin
The only Communist country in the 'west' there was trouble here in the 60's when the USSR put missiles on this country Cuba
Came to power after Lenin's death, the person responsible for the deaths of millions of Ukrainian peasants Stalin
labour camps where those who 'upset' the regime were forced to go and work in gulag
small group of people specially trained for a particular purpose or profession (jabine calls us this) cadres
the political party who outgrew the mensheviks to become ruling party in Russia, led by Lenin Bolsheviks
the socialist state on the Eurasian continent that existed between 1922 and 1991 USSR
the country that was an ally of the USSR and imitated the USSR in their industrial plans China
leader of China from 1949 to 1976, led the PLA to victory against the KMT in 1949 Mao Zedong
The soviet president who led a campaign against decreasing dissident activity Yuri Andropov
This city's name was changed from Leningrad to this, and then to St Petersburg Stalingrad
This was built to limit the number of people leaving East Berlin to West Berlin by Khrushchev in 1961 Berlin Wall
the capitalist class who own most of society's wealth and means of production, they also take everyones land cause they know they can bourgeoisie
the leader who came in after Khrushchev Brezhnev
the war fought by the 'East' and the 'West from 1949 to 1991 Cold War
a period of 'cool relations' between the west and the USSR in the 70's detente
The first secret police organisation in the USSR, set up in 1917 Cheka
The current secret police organisation in Russia KGB
the soviet president who fought to decrease dissident activity Andropov
These plans were out forward by Russia initially, the copied by China fIve Year plan
Mao proclaimed that these 'olds' were to be destroyed during the cultural revolution four olds
the fourth wife of Mao Zedong Jiang qing
the only Soviet president to be removed from power and not die while in power Khrushchev
this country was invaded by the USSR in 1979 Afghanistan
Gorbachev's policy of 'openess' glasnost
Gorbachev's economic policy perestroika

Chapter 33:Restructuring the Postwar World Crossword

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A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, then neighboring nations will also come under Communist control. DOMINO THEORY
the "boundary" that divided Soviet-dominated Eastern Europe from Western European nations not under Soviet domination. Iron Curtain
European Recovery Program, project instituted at the Paris Economic Conference (July, 1947) to foster economic recovery in certain European countries after World War II. Marshall Plan
Military alliance between the Soviet Union and nations of Eastern Europe, formed in 1955. Warsaw Pact
The purpose of the this document was to aid countries that were the targets of Communist expansionism TRUMANDOCTRINE
He is known for launching the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, for leading the Cold War against Soviet president Truman
Was NOT involved in the Korean War Japan
After World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union arose as superpowers
the Soviet Union launched the first man-made earth satellite SPUTNIK
A parallel of latitude that in East Asia roughly demarcates North and South Korea. 38th Parallel

Economics Vocabulary Crossword

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An example of the means of production in an economy factory
In this type of economy, the government owns the factories socialism
Adam Smith used this phrase to describe competition in the marketplace invisiblehand
In this type of government, power is passed down through families monarchy
In this economic system, the government does not get involved in the economy capitalism
In socialist economies, wealth is divided ______________________. equally
Voting is an important element of this type of government democracy
a time of big changes revolution
the way something is made to happen; resources means
one of the two countries that engaged in the Cold War Russia
Democracy is the ______________________ system in the U.S. political
In a capitalist society, the means of production are ______________________ owned. privately
Earning money for work is known as wage ___________________. labor
Capitalism is based on a free __________________. market
things people by and sell goods
Under communism, there is no private ___________________. property
capital money
new or recent modern
people living together in an organized community society
a large land mass continent
France and Spain are on this continent Europe
Washington, D.C. is closest to this ocean Atlantic
Japan and Hawaii are islands in this ocean Pacific

Absolutism Review Crossword

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French monarch who said "I am the state" Louis the fourteenth
A declaration of religious tolerance Edict of nantes
Using western Europe as a model for change Westernization
Russian absolute ruler Peter the great
Military dictator who took over after the English Civil War Cromwell
System of government in England Constitutional monarchy
What happened to the English Monarchy when Charles II took power Restoration
Bloodless overthrow of James II Glorious Revolution
Government agents under Louis XIV Intendants
The idea that a monarch's power comes from God Divine Right
Palace built to show the power of Louis XIV Versailles
What Peter the Great believed Russia needed Warm water port
Between the wars and Versailles, what Louis XIV left France Debt
Who was killed in the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre? Protestants
The Cardinal that advised Louis XIII Richelieu
English King who was executed after the English Civil War Charles the first
Russian czar who ruled by terror. Killed his son Ivan the Terrible
French Protestant Huguenot
War between Charles I and Parliament English Civil War

Byzantine Empire Crossword

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What Constantine called his capital after New Rome. Constantinople
What church in the east developed in it's own unique way? Eastern Orthodox
Construction projects built by a government for public use, such as buildings, roads, and bridges. public works
In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the bishop of an important city. patriarch
A sacred rite of public worship. Liturgy
A type of religious image typically painted on a small wooden panel and considered sacred by Eastern Orthodox Christians. Icon
A formal division in a church or religious body. schism
Who was the King of the Franks? Charlemagne
How was Medieval Europe and the Byzantine Empire united? Christianity
What is a word for the phrase ''icon smashing?'' iconoclasm
What is,''In agreement with right belief.'' orthodox
How much miles to the east was Constantinople to Rome. Eighthundred