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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

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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

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Russian Revolution Crossword

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Marxists tried to ignite revolution among this group, who were the growing class of factory and railroad workers, miners, and urban wage earners. Proletariat
Councils of workers and soldiers. Soviet
Communist party officials assigned to the army to teach party principles and ensure party loyalty. Commissar
The Soviet Union developed this type of economy, in which government officials made all basic economic decisions. Command Economy
State owned farms, large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group. Collectives
Wealthy peasants who Stalin sought out to destroy. Kulak
In this form of government, a one-party dictatorship attempts to regulate every aspect of the lives of its citizens. Totalitarian Society
The belief that there is no God, an official state policy regarding religion. Atheism
This was instated to boost socialism by showing Soviet life in a positive light. Socialist Realism
Secret Police. Cheka
This man set up 5 year plans to make Russia into a modern industrial power. Joseph Stalin
This man was the leader of the Russian Bolshevik Party. He promised peace, bread, and land. Vladimir Lenin
The communist Reds
Counterrevolutionaries who remained loyal to the czars. Whites
In this reign of terror, Stalin and his secret police cracked down and killed many. Old Bolsheviks party activist from the early days. Stalin and his secret police did this due to Stalin's obsessive fears that rival party leaders were plotting against him. Great Purge
This was the name of the communist party newspaper. This word also means Truth. Pravda
A group led by Lenin who soon became the dominant political power. Bolsheviks
A man convicted in a seven-minute trial for being accused of drawing anti-Stalin caricature. Nikolai Getman
This represented industrial workers to the Soviet Union. Hammer
This represented agricultural worker to the soviet union. Sickle

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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

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Russia Crossword

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the world’s largest nation Russia
is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, enclosed by Scandinavia baltic sea
is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area caspian sea
a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, is known for its Stalinist architecture belarus
on the Moskva River in western Russia moscow
a Russian communist revolutionary, politician, and political theorist lenin
was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953 stalin
The Aral Sea was an lake lying between Kazakhstan in the north and Uzbekistan in the south aral sea
are a mountain range that runs from north to south through western Russia ural mountains
a mountain system in Eurasia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the Caucasus region caucasus mountains
a former Soviet statesman He was the eighth and final leader of the Soviet Union gorbachev
a marginal sea of the Pacific Ocean bering sea
Siberia is a vast Russian province siberia
Russian politician who is the current President of the Russian Federation putin

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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

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Ancient China Crossword Puzzle

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The __________ dynasty introduced the mandate of heaven. zhou
Which philosophy did emperor Qin Shihuangdi base his laws on? legalism
Which emperor was able to conquer all of China? Qin Shihuangdi
Which philosophy taught that true harmony comes from the balance of Yin and Yang? Daoism
What was the name of the dynasty whose religion was centered on ancestor worship? Shang
Which engineer found a way to use flooding to grow crops? Yu
_______ is a form of government that is structured like a pyramid with a few people at the top but many on the bottom. bureaucracy
Which one of the Han's industries was very valuable for trade with people outside of China? silk
__________ is a treatment invented by the Hans where thin needles are inserted in specific parts of your body. acupunture
The invention of paper was an ideal material for ________. calligraphy
An ________ is something that takes away pain. Anesthetic
Magicians told emperor Qin Shihuangdi that if he drank the magic poison he could be __________ Immortal
An instrument made by the Hans to detect earthquakes. Seismograph
The Shang lived in ______, a large group of friends and family. Clans
The Analects was a book filled with sayings of the founder of which philosophy? Confucianism
In Daoism which one of the opposing forces of nature means "sunlit" Yang
An _______ is a place where water can be found in a desert. Oasis
What was built on China's northern border as protection from invaders by the Qin empire? Great Wall
_________ was the central trading point where the Eastern and Western Silk Roads met. Kashgar
What was the name of the first dynasty? Xia

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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

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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person apposed to new technology luddite
time where machines replaced the human workers industrial revolution
a fictional island coined from Greek by Sir Thomas Moore utopia
workers regarded collectively proletariant
to refuse to do something strike
operates or owns a business entrepreneur
term for middle class workers bourgeoisie
movement made in order to get equal rights for all men chartist movement
term used when mentioning an industry that is developing industrialization
name of the first women's rights convention seneca falls
famous figure who was a philosopher, scientist and a journalist Frederich engels
when people get paid according to their abilities communism
when private owners controlled the trade for profit capitalism
association of workers formed to further their rights labor union
multi-occupant building of any sort tenement
separates cotton from its seeds cotton gin
theory that states micro organisms cause diseases germ theory
goods or merchandise put up for sale stock
revolutionary socialist who published various works Karl Marx
between the upper and working classes middle class
company or group that is chosen to govern a city corporation
theory that states the best action is the one that maximizes utility utilitarianism
also known as political franchise suffrage
the thought that everybody is equal and should have the same rights egalitarian
wages and other conditions of employment collective bargaining
the attitude of letting things happen on their own laissez faire
population movements that happened from rural to urban areas urbanization
theory that the exchange should be owned or not by the community as a whole socialism

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Geography of Asia Crossword

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Also called the Middle East Southwest Asia
Asia is the largest _____. Continent
The most populated metropolitan area in the world Tokyo
Highest mountain range in the world Himalayas
Highest Peak in World Everest
Longest river in Asia Yangtze
Lowest place on earth DeadSea
Asia is connected to this continent. Europe
Subcontinent that collided with Asia 50 million years ago Indian
Name given to "super continent" Pangaea
Control much of the climate in the rainforests monsoons
Some animals in the rainforest are on the brink of ______________. extinction
Climate in the rainforest hot
Natural resource in Russia and Middle East oil
China is Asia's top producer of this valuable resource coal
Occupation for 2/3 of Asia farming
Major crop rice
Evergreen forest in North Asia taiga
World's deepest lake Baikal
Coldest desert Gobi
Region in Russia Siberia

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