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Inventions & Inventors Crossword

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Crossword
Description

who invented the theory of relativity Albert Einstein
who invented the combustion engine Rudolf Diesel
who invented the pocket watch Peter Henlein
who invented x- rays Wilhelm Rontgen
who invented the calculator Blaise Pascal
who invented the computer Charles Babbage
who invented keys Linus Yale Jr.
who invented the coffee filter Melitta Bentz
who invented glitter Henry Ruschman
who invented asprin Felix Hoffman
who invented civil avion Hugo Junkers
who invented the jet engine Hans Ohain
who invented airplanes Wright Brothers
who invented windshield wipers Mary Anderson
who invented the escalator Jesse Reno
who invented the fountain pen Lewis Waterman
who invented the crossword puzzle Arthur Wynne
who invented lawn mowers Edwin Budding
who invented basketball James Naismith
who invented blue jeans Levi Strauss

Basketball Crossword

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Crossword
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The game of basketball was invented by_____. James Naismith
The game is started with a_____. Jump ball
The first "hoops" invented were just _____. Peach baskets
The first backboards were made of____. Wire
The_____have won the most NBA championships. Boston Celtics
The Naismith basketball memorial hall of fame is also located in______. Springfield
Basketball was first played with a______. Soccer ball
In 1967 ______ were considered illegal. Slam dunks
At first the colour of a basketball was ______. Brown
________is the second all-time highest scorer in a game. Kobe Bryant
A_____is scored when a team shots a ball into the net. Goal
Naismith was______. (Background) Canadian
______has played more games in the NBA than any other player. Robert Parish
A_____is a two-point shot. Layup
An_____is a pass to a teammate who scores a basket immediately or after a dribble. Assist
A____ia a pass that bounces once after before reaching the receiver. Bounce pass
A_____is a ball that's is passed from one player to another players chest. Chest pass
A______is when a player dribbles a ball using both hands. Double dribble
A________is scoring the basket by puting the ball directly through the basket with one or two hands. Dunk
A_______is shooting with both hands. (Underhand) Granny shot

Basketball Crossword

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Description

When you use both hands at the same time to dribble double dribble
When a person takes too many steps with the ball without bouncing it travel
The number of points a free throw is worth one point
The NBA team that plays in Toronto Raptors
The game of basketball was invented by James Naismith
The game is started with a jumpball
The number of quarters played in basketball four
The number of players per team are on the court five
What it's called when a shot is made behind the arc three pointer
The number of points received for shooting inside the arc two
The height of a the basketball nets in the NBA ten feet
The colour of the first basketball Brown
A shot taken before the game clock of a quarter expires but does not go in the basket until after the clock expires Buzzer Beater
The rectangular floor that basketball is played on court
The equipment behind the hoop backboard
The number of seconds you can be in the key three
The year basketball was invented 1891
When a player jumps, controls the ball in the air and puts it through the net with their hands Slam Dunk
When a basketball goes in the net without touching the rim swish
The number of hoops on an NBA court two

Inventions Word Search

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domestic system
slave labour
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innovation
Colony
Transportation
Industrial Revolution
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James Watt
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Steam engine
ksi
Ben Manahan

Industrial revolution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This person invented the light bulb Thomas Edison
This person invented the telephone Alexander graham bell
Trains like to go choo choo on this Railroads
Inventor of the steam engine James watt
Developer of the assembly line Henry ford
This person designed the steamboat Robert Fulton
This invention helped people talk with each other from very far away Telephone
These people invented the airplane Wright brothers
Fastest way to get around right now Airplane
This person invented the cotton gin Eli Whitney
This person invented photography George Eastman
This person invented the first process for mass producing steel Henry Bessemer
Birthplace of the industrial revolution Britain
This machine mechanized the process of weaving clothes Power loom
During the 1800's people used this to talk long distance Telegraph
Separated raw cotton from the seeds Cotton gin
This invention used the waterpower from rapid streams to drive spinning wheels Water frame
First industry to be industrialized Textile
Inventor of morse code Samual morse
Inventor of dynamite Alfred Nobel
Inventor of machine gun Richard Gatling
Inventor of the vacuum cleaner Hubert booth
Inventor of air conditioner Willis carrier
Inventor of helicopter Paul Cornu
Inventor of the military tank De la mole

Basketball Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
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Inventor of basketball James Naismith
short distance quick pass from the players chest chest pass
pass that is bounced off the floor bounce pass
a two handed pass that starts with the ball above the players head overhead pass
taking two or more steps without dribbling traveling
dribbles, stops, and dribbles again double dribble
balance, eye, elbow, follow through beef
Used as goals originally peach baskets
a foul called on a player or coach for unsportsmanlike conduct technical foul
putting the ball in play from out of bounds throw in
a free shot awarded to a player from the free throw line for a foul worth 1 pt free throw
a deceptive move toward the basket by a player with the ball fake
team in possession of the ball offensive team
the team that does not have possession of the ball defensive team
putting the ball into play to start the game jump ball
offensive foul in which the player dribbling the ball runs into a stationary defensive player charging
infraction of the rules resulting in a throw in violation

Greatest moments in basketball Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Only nba player to score a hundred points in one game Wilt Chamberlain
First nba player to average a triple-double for a season Oscar Robertson
What team won eight consecutive nba championships Boston Celtics
What college team won eighty-eight straight games UCLA
Who broke Wilt Chamberlain scoring record in 1984 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Who was the main reason the Chicago Bulls won 6 nba championship Michael Jordan
Who won the first four WNBA championship Houston Comets
in 1992 who won Rookie of the year Shaq
What player skipped college and joined the Lakers when he was 18 Kobe Bryant
what WNBA team won the first four WNBA Championship Houston Comets
Who was Magic Johnson rivarly Larry Bird
What was Oscar Robertson nickname The Big O
who invented basketball James Naismith
Why did Magic Johnson team up with Larry Bird US olympic team
Who won the first women's NCAA tournament Louisiana Tech
What league formed to compete against the NBA ABA
In 1951 what did the NBA hold it's first of The All-Star Game
What was held in 1939 mens NCAA
what was introduced in 1954 the shot clock
how many teams did shaq play for four

Industrial Revolution Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A Scottish inventor who invented the steam engine James Watt
An American inventor who created the cotton gin Eli Whitney
One of the primary inventors of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Created the electric light bulb and phonograph Thomas Edison
Invented and built the worlds first successful airplane Wright Brothers
An engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power Steam Engine
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds Cotton Gin
A glass bulb Light Bulb
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Airplane
He invented the telegraph Samuel Morse
He invented the Kodak camera George Eastman
He invented the steamboat Robert Fulton
He invented the diesel engine Rudolph Diesel
He developed and manufactured the first automobile Henry Ford
Best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current Nikola Tesla
Patented the first practical sewing machine Elias Howe
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company and laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858 Cyrus Field
He invented a new process for building roads John MacAdam
He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the U.S Francis Lowell
He was a co-developer of the Morse code Samuel Morse
Invented coke smelting Abraham Darby
A British inventor who developed a successful wet spinning process for flax in 1824 James Kay
He funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution Moses Brown
He built the first public inter-city railway line in the world to use steam locomotives George Stephenson

Canadian Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What does Inuit mean? thepeople
What year was a major war for Canada in the 1800s? Warof1812
What year was Canada's first prime minister elected? 1867
Who was Canada's first prime minister? John A Macdonald
When did Canada join World War II? 1939
What is the capital of Canada? Ottawa
What's Canada's most popular sport? Hockey
When was Nunavut established? 1999
How old do you have to be to vote? 18
Canadian Hero.(He ran across Canada) Terry fox
What is the name of the famous poem written by John McrCrae? Flanders Field
What day was D-Day? June 6 1944
What is the highest honour a Canadian? Victoria Cross
What is November 11? Remembrance Day
What is the national anthem? O Canada
What colour is Canada's flag? Red and white
When did British Columbia join Canada? 1871
Which Canadian invented basketball? James Naismith
When was basketball invented? 1891
When did Terry Fox started running? 1980
When was Canada United? 1840
What do you wear on Remembrance Day? Red Poppy
When was Flanders Fields composed? 1915
Who found Canada first? Samuel de Champlain
When did Jacques Cartier make his first voyage to Canada? 1534
What word does Canada come from? Kanata
What language does Kanata come from? Iroquoian
What year did the war of 1812 end? 1814
When was Alberta founded? 1905
Who was the first French- Canadian prime minister? Wilfrid Laurier

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND