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The Challenge of Terrorism Crossword

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What people try to intimidate states and do not believe that their goals will be won by organizing or negotiating? Terrorists
Their goal is to unite Northern Ireland, which is now governed by Great Britain, with the Irish. IRA
In the late 1800s where did radical reformers bomb trains or assassinate officials to fight the czar's repression? Russia
The movement for a conservative Islamic society was first seen in Iran under... Ayatollah Khomeini
What groups carried out terrorists attacks since WWII against the Western countries? Middle Eastern groups
In what nations did the women's roles debates by Muslims led to an expansion of women's rights and freedoms Turkey and iran
What Act allowed secret searches to avoid tipping off terrorism suspects? Patriot
Who supported Afghanistan against the Soviet Union due to fear of the Soviet Union spreading? United States
Who used wealth to support Afghan resistance? Osama Bin Laden
What Muslim fundamentalist group took control of Afghanistan when Osama bin Laden began using it to train al-Qaeda recruits? Taliban
Who fought the Taliban for years, led the ground attack and helped force the Taliban out of the capital? Northern Alliance
What was one of the most destructive acts of terrorism in American history? 911 attacks
In what kind of terrorism do terrorists work for one nation to undermine the government of another... state sponsored

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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The time period following WW2, during which Capitalist and Communist nations struggled for world domination over one another. Cold War
Policy of limiting the expansion or influence of a hostile power. Containment
Country that is dominated politically and economically by a more powerful country. Satellite Nation
Declaration that the U.S. would oppose the spread of Communism. Truman Doctrine
Plan proposed by the U.S. to provide economic assistance to European nations' recovery efforts after WW2. Marshall Plan
Delivery of supplies to the people of Western Berlin by Allied forces cargo planes. Berlin Airlift
Barrier dividing Capitalist Western Germany and Communist Eastern Germany. Berlin Wall
A formal military alliance to guard against a Soviet attack, upon any of its member nations. NATO
The alliance between the Soviet Union and satellite nations of Eastern. Warsaw Pact
An international governing body consisting of an assembly and a council of representatives from every nation ,whose collective goals are to maintain peace, settle international disputes, improving education, defending against hunger and disease. United Nations
Latitude dividing Korea, after WW2, discerning Communist rule to the North and non-Communists rule to the South. 38th Paralell
A failed attempt by the U.S. and C.I.A. trained Cuban exiles, to infiltrate on Castro's Communist influence on Latin America. Bay of Pigs Invasion
13 Day long stand off between the Soviet Union and The U.S., during which a blockade was imposed on Cuba, to prevent Soviet ships bringing missiles capable of attacking mainland America. Cuban Missile Crisis
Idea that if one country fell to communism, neighboring countries would follow. Domino Theory
Fighter who works as part of a small band to make hit-and-run attacks. Guerilla
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citizens rights are suspended. Martial Law
Country with the military, political, and economic strength to influence events worldwide. Superpower
Southern Vietnamese, communist, guerrilla terrorists organized to appose Diem's, U.S. supported government. Vietcong
An easing of tensions with Communist Powers. Detante

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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

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Southwest Asia Crossword Puzzle

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Blocks of rock and soil. Plates
Nonrenewable resource formed over millions of years. Fossil Fuels
Removal of salt from seawater. Desalination
Most of the population in cities. Urbanized
More than half. Majority
A culture that has written language in which people have different jobs. Civilization
Worshiping more than one god. Monotheism
The holy book of Islam. Quaran
Muslim political and religious leader. Caliph
Islamic houses of worship. Mosques
A group with less than half of the population. Minority
A leader who seizes power undemocratically and has complete control of a country. Dictator
The belief that holy books should be taken literally. Fundamentalism
An a arabic word that means "struggle" Jihad
The use of violence against innocent civilians to create fear. Terrorism
The willingness to take risks of starting a business. Entrepreneurship
An agreement. Consensus
A group of hired government officials. Bureaucracy
A sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean. Mediterranean Sea
A sea bordering Israel. Dead Sea
Longest river in Western Asia. Euphrates River
Eastern member of the Euphrates. Tigris River
Was a campaign of violent resistance against Israel. Intifada
A government controlled by one person who has not won an election. Autocracy
The raising of plants and animals. Agriculture

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Industrialization Crossword Puzzle

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Someone who starts or organizes a business or a factory. Entrepreneur
Who was part of the working class? Factory-Workers
Where did the Industrial Revolution begin? England
What type of revolution was the industrial revolution? Economic-revolution
Coal was needed to smelt the ______ ore. Iron
What was one of the uses of the steam engine? Drive-Locomotives
Synonym for cloth Textile
Industrialization began in ___________ in 1850. Germany
What was the name of the city that was industrialized first in England? Manchester
Synonym for wagon. Corf
_______ destroyed spinning mules to keep their jobs. Artisans
What was the youngest age children could work at? Five
Factory where iron is smelted for processing. Foundry
Who built the first passenger railway? Robert-Stephenson
What is a combustile gas present in coal mine? Firedamp

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Beef industry Crossword

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Meat humans consume from harvested cattle. Beef
Castrated male. Steer
Young or mature male. Bull
The species name for cattle. Bovine
Mature female. Cow
Breed of cattle that originated in Europe BosTaurus
Young female. Heifer
Cattle stay in groups called Herds
Act of giving birth in cattle. Calving
Beef cattle can digest high amounts of roughage or forage - hay or grass. Because of this they are called what? Ruminants
Turn to describe young. Calf
This is a cut of beef from the shoulder and neck of cattle. Chuck
these cattle producers raise registered cattle with a breed association Seedstock

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Absolutism Crossword

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A ruler that has unlimited power and authority over his or her people. absolute monarch
(1638-1715) King of France from 1643-1715; known as the Sun King, he built a palace at Versailles as a means to consolidate absolute power; a series of wars at the end of his long reign drained France's wealth. Louis XIV
Royal French residence and seat of government established by King Louis XIV. Versailles
Morning ritual during which nobles would wait upon King Louis XIV Levee
(1491-1547) King of England from 1509-1547; his desire to annul his marriage led to a conflict with the pope, England's break with the Roman Catholic Church, its embrace of Protestantism. Established the Church of England also known as the Anglican Church. Henry VIII
(1599-1658) in 1642, he led Parliament's forces in deposing Charles I; he became ruler of England in 1653. Oliver Cromwell
(1688) A nonviolent revolution in which leaders of Britain's Parliament invited Mary, daughter of King James II and her husband, the Dutch ruler William of Orange, to replace King James II. Glorious Revolution
(1717-1780) Austrian archduchess, Queen of Bohemia and Hungary from 1740-1780; was one of the most beloved monarchs in the history of Austria. Maria Theresa
(1672-1725) Czar of Russia from 1682-1725; he transformed Russia into a modern state; was an absolute monarch who brought the ways of Western Europe to Russia and made various reforms. Peter the Great
(1729-1796) Czarina of Russia from 1762-1796; ruling with absolute power, she introduced a number of reforms that extended Peter the Great's policy of "westernization." Catherine the Great
"Caesar"; title taken by the male ruler of Russia; female rulers were known as czarinas. Czar
Series of acts passed by the English Parliament in 1689 that limited the rights of the monarchy and ensured the superiority of Parliament. English Bill of Rights
The period of the reign of the reign of Charles II in England when the monarchy was restored after the collapse of Oliver Cromwell's government; there was also a rebirth of English culture during this time. Restoration
Those favoring Parliament during the English Civil War; compose of country gentry; town-dweling manufacturers, and Puritan clergy; against absolutism; earned their name due to their hairstyle. Roundheads
supporters of Charles I during the English Civil War; many were wealthy nobles, proud of their plumed hats and fashionably long hair; were well trained in dueling and warfare. Cavaliers

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Industrial Revolution Crossword

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who built the steam engine? James Watt
Where did the Industrial Revolution begin? Britain
What factor help trigger the Industrial Revolution? new technology
Who built the first iron bridge? Abraham Darby
who invented the cotton gin? Eli Whitney
What is the putting - out system also known as? Cottage Industry
What did the business class accumulated? Capital
The people who manage and assume financial rish of starting new businesses were called? Entrepreneurs
What was one of the vital power sources that fueled machines? Coal
What increased in the 1700 in Britain? Population
What did Darby's experiments lead him to? better quality iron
What did the Industrial Revolution bring? Rapid Urbanization
What were multi - story buildings that were divided into apartments called? Tenements
What did the Industrial Revolution increased the demand for? iron and coal
What was the average age children started to work in factories and mines? seven
Who developed a new theory called the ''scientific socialism''? Karl Marx
What were the working class called? Proletariat
Who created the seed drill? Jethro Tull
Who created the spinning jenny? James Hargreaves
What opened in 1830 in Britain? L&MR

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Safety! Crossword

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Where staff meet when we have to evacuate the store. Muster Station
Avoiding injuries at the workplace through proper_____ Ergonomics
Sheet used for information on product usage and spillage is known as _____ MSDS
What do you page in case of a fire? Code 22F
The practice of following certain rules and procedures to prevent the contamination of food. Food Sanitation
It is a comprehensive plan for providing information on the safe use of hazardous materials in the workplace. WHMIS
______ is an area of concern with the health, safety and welfare of people in the workplace. OHS
_______ refers to protective clothing, helmets, goggles, gloves or other garments and equipment designed to protect the employees body from injury. PPE
What must you wear anytime you do work outside? Reflective Vest
This should always be used when cutting product in departments. Kevlar Glove
This must be done to ensure employee safety when cleaning or repairing a piece of equipment. Lockout
This form must always be filled out when there is any injury in the workplace. Incident Report
Only _____ that limit blade extensions, are to be used to open boxes/strapping. Case Cutter
Under no circumstances should these be blocked. Emergency Exits
All _____must be placed on sturdy wooden pallets and stored individually. Cardboard boxes
All areas of the store are clear and free of _____. Debris

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Unit 6 Crossword

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The ideology and practice of the Nazi, especially the policy of racist nationalism, state control and national expansion nazism
Glorification of the ideals of a professional military class militarism
the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans treaty of versailles
Devotion to the interests or culture of one's nation. Nationalism
The name for a constitutionally socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991. soviet union
Epithet for World War I. Great war
In certain royal families, especially that of imperial Austria, a nobleman having a rank equivalent to that of a sovereign prince. archduke
The war from 1914 to 1918 between the Entente Powers of the British Empire, Russian Empire, France, Italy, the United States and other allied nations, against the Central Powers represented by Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire, and BulgariaThe war from 1914 to 1918 between the Entente Powers of the British Empire, Russian Empire, France, Italy, the United States and other allied nations, against the Central Powers represented by Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria. world war I
A war fought from 1939 to 1945, in which Great Britain, France, the Soviet Union, the United States, China, and other allies defeated Germany, Italy, and Japan. WORLD WAR II
World War I alliance of Britain, France, and Russia, and later joined by Italy, the United States, and others. Allied Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire; Alliances made to oppose the Allies in WWI central powers
the process of assembling troops and supplies and making them ready for war Mobilization
Fighting with trenches, mines, and barbed wire. Horrible living conditions, great slaughter, no gains, stalemate, used in WWI. Trench Warfare
a new invention in WWI - a yellow colored gas that was fired at the enemy - it caused blindness, damage to the lungs and death Mustard Gas
A strip of land between the trenches of opposing armies along the Western Front during WWI "No Man's Land"
a war that involves the complete mobilization of resources and people, affecting the lives of all citizens in the warring countries, even those remote from the battlefields. Total War
information, ideas, or rumors deliberately spread widely to help or harm a person, group, movement, institution, nation, etc Propaganda
the massacre carried out by the turks in defense of their turkism; the Turkish government organized the department of the armenians in the Ottoman Empire and over a million were murdered or starved - one of the first genocides of the 20th centuries Armenian Genocide
Last tsar of Russia, he went to the frontlines in WWI to try to rally the troops, but was forced to abdicate after his wife made horrible decisions under the influence of Rasputin. Nicholas II
Radical Marxist political party founded by Vladimir Lenin in 1903. Under Lenin's leadership, the Bolsheviks seized power in November 1917 during the Russian Revolution. Bolsheviks
Russian founder of the Bolsheviks and leader of the Russian Revolution and first head of the USSR (1870-1924) Vladimir Lenin
The great rulers and countries excluding germany and Russia met in Versailles to negotiate the repercussions of the war, such leaders included Loyd George (Britain), Woodrow Wilson (America), Cleamancu (France) and Italy. The treaty of Versailles was made but not agreed to be signed and the conference proved unsuccessful. Paris Peace Conference
International organization founded in 1919 to promote world peace and cooperation but greatly weakened by the refusal of the United States to join. It proved ineffectual in stopping aggression by Italy, Japan, and Germany in the 1930s. League of Nations
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries Great Depression
English economist who advocated the use of government monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment without inflation John Maynard Keynes
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state Joseph Stalin

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