Type
Word Search
Description

Humidity
Goda Mountains
President
Islam
University
Ground Water
Horn of Africa
Trade
Exports
Imports
Afars
Independence
Grand Bara
Red Sea
Republic
Djibouti

African Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A large area in Africa that is mostly grassland Savanna
The destruction of trees and other vegetation deforestation
Area with a hot and humid climate with thick vegetation rainforest
A country located located in north east Africa known for it's pyramids Egypt
The highest point located in Africa Mount Kilimanjaro
When something like air or water is contaminated pollution
What river provides the Sahel with water Niger River
The largest desert in the world located in Africa Sahara Desert
A desert located in Southern Kalahari Desert
The largest river in Africa. It can be found in North East Africa Nile River
An extended period of time without rainfall drought
The country that the Atlas Mountains can be found in Morocco
The largest lake located in Africa Lake Victoria
Rich topsoil carried by floodstreams silt
A sea laying between Africa and Asia Red Sea
What river is located in the rainforest? Congo River
The process of land becoming desert desertification
Continued use of chemical fertilizer can cause ---- to build up salt
What part of Africa has access to the Niger River Sahel
A country that is located on a island east of the mainland Madagascar

Awesome African Civilizations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

“Mwene mutapa” means “master pillager” and is the origin of the __________ Empire Mutapa
___________ __________ is a city which grew into an empire built on the gold trade GreatZimbabwe
Arab Muslim traders exported ____________ persons from the East African coast enslaved
Muslim traders spread the religion of ________ to the East African coast Islam
Society in Sub-Sahara Africa that is governed not by rulers but by lineages Statelesssociety
Group of Berber Muslim reformers that seized power in the mid-1100s from the Almoravids Almohads
The members of a _____ believe they are descendants of a common ancestor Lineage
A society in which children trace their ancestors through their mothers Matrilineal
The oldest form of social organization in the world is the __________ __________ Society Huntinggathering
Arabic blended with the Bantu language to create the __________ language Swahili
The West African empires of Ghana, Mali, and ___________ thrived in West Africa from 800 A.D. through 1500 A.D. Songhai
The two most important trade items travelling through Ghana were gold and _____. Salt
Animal that revolutionized the trade industry through the Sahara Desert Camel
Mali’s first great leader Sundiata
Hausa ______ _______ were first ruled by Songhai but then became independent Citystates

Globalization Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

Haiti crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the capital of Haiti? Port-au-Prince
What is the most popular sport in Haiti? Soccer
What is the neighboring county to Haiti? Dominican Republic
What is the recent Hurricane that hit Haiti in 2016? Hurricane Matthew
The current president of haiti? Michel Martelly
Haiti's government type? Republican
What is the body of water surrounding Haiti? Caribbean Sea
What is the national bird of Haiti? Trogon
What is the largest export of Haiti? Coffee
Who is the leading trading partner of Haiti? USA
What is the largest imports of Haiti? Cocoa
What religion do people practice in Haiti? Catholicism
What is the closest US territory from Haiti? Navassa Island
What language is mainly spoken in Haiti? French
What mysticism do some Haitians practice? Voodoo
What is the climate of Haiti mostly like? Tropical
What is the natural phenomenon that hits Haiti yearly? Hurricane
What is the currency of Haiti? Haitian gourde
How lived in the Sans-souci plaice in the 19th century? Henry I
How much is a dollar worth in Haiti? Five Gourde

International Trade Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the exchange of capital, goods, and services across borders or territories International Trade
bring goods or services into a country from abroad for sale Imports
send goods or services to another country for sale Exports
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports. Balance of Trade
international trade left to its natural course without tariffs, quotas, or other restrictions. Free Trade
a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or exports Tariff
a limited quantity of a particular product that under official controls can be produced, exported, or imported. Quota
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country. Embargo
a political and economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe European Union
the theory or practice of shielding a country's domestic industries from foreign competition by taxing imports. Protectionism
an intergovernmental organization that regulates international trade. World Trade Organization

Middle East Crossword Puzzle Key

Type
Crossword
Description

Africa’s longest mountain rang Atlas Mountains
Material deposited by rivers Alluvial Soil
a valley, ravine, or channel that is dry except in the rainy season. Wadi
Black Sand Kum
an inorganic chemical and a salt-forming anion of phosphoric acid Phosphate
mountain system in West Asia between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea Caucasus mountains
peninsula of Western Asia situated northeast of Africa on the Arabian plate Arabian Peninsula
The body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest Persian Gulf
sparsely populated desert region between the Red Sea and the Mediterranean Sea. Sinai Peninsula
a salt lake whose banks are more than 400m below sea level, the lowest point on dry land. Dead Sea
largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth Caspian Sea
endorheic lake lying between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan Aral Sea
longest river in the world Nile River
eastern member of the two great rivers Tigris River
Western member of two great rivers Euphrates River
a fertile spot in a desert where water is found Oasis
branch of agriculture that deals with raising of livestock. pastoralism
grass cultivated for the edible components of its grain Cereal
desert in Central Asia Kara-kum
largest continuous sand desert in the world Rub' al Khali
largest hot desert and the third largest desert in the world Sahara

Middle East Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Religious leaders hold the power IRAN
One of the world's most important source of oil IRAQ
The birthplace of several different religious ISREAL
Most Turkish people live here TURKEY
Has been in war for years AFGHANISTAN
Is the home to the religion of Islam SAUDI ARABIA
Independent small country, Borders Egypt and Israel GAZA STRIP
Northern part of Indian Ocean bounded by by Pakistan and Iran ARABIAN SEA
Connects Red Sea to Mediterranean Sea SUEZ CANAL
Lies between Strait of Hormuz and the Indian Ocean PERSIAN GULF
Flows through northeast Iran and the southwest to the Arabian Peninsula TIGRIS RIVER
Flow through Jordan JORDAN RIVER
One of the most historically important rivers in western Asia EUPHRATES RIVER
Between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf STRAIT OF HORMUZ
method in which water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture IRRIGATION
Water that is contamination WATER POLLUTION
The unbalanced division of anything UNEQUAL DISTRIBUTION
An ethnic group that the native language is a variety of Arabic ARAB
A ethnic group that was with the Ottoman Empire KURD
Believes the new leader should be in the prophets Muhammad's bloodline SUNNI
Believed in the teachings of Muhammad ISLAM
Newest Religion JUDAISM
World's largest religion CHRISTIANITY
A variety. State of being diverse. DIVERSITY
Believed the new leader should be of the head of state SHIA MUSLIM
a community who share a common cultural background ETHNIC GROUP
A set of individuals whose identity as such is distinctive in common doctrines, practicers or rituals RELIGIOUS GROUP

African Trading Empires Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was Mansa Musa born? Mali
What was the earliest trading kingdom in africa? Ghana
What part of Africa was the Sahara desert in? North
What was the third and final trading kingdom in Africa? Songhai
what animal did they use to cross the sahara desert? CAMEL
What was the religion of the Arab traders? Islam
What were the people called that tried to steal items from the traders? bandits
What were two items that Ghana and Mali traded? Gold and Salt
what were the people called that followed the islam religion? muslims
What was a tool that the traders used to travel? astrolabe
What year did Mali reach its peak as an empire? early 1300s

World Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exact latitude and longitude at which a place is found absolute location
High flat plains where the Andes are widest altiplanos
Located in south Ameria and drains the Amazon Basins amazon river
Mountain range running along the western edge of South America, world's longest mountain range andes
Latin American forces were led across the Andes to win independence for Chile and Peru argentinain dependendance
Dense continuous layer of leaves canopy
The Atacama desert is one of the ______ places in the world driest
A community of plants and animals that depends upon one another and heir surrounding ecosystem
An ____ is a place where a tide meets a river current estuary
Caused by hot weather and lack of rain making grass and wood dry forest fire
A _____ is a cowhand that rid the pampas herding livestock guacho
The pampas consist primarily of ______ grasslands
Cultural geography, studies human activities and their relationship to the environment human geography
Provided by navigable rivers hydroelectric power
Made up by oceans rivers lakes and other bodies of water hydrosphere
Led by Miguel Hidalgo mexican independance
Important waterway that cuts through the isthmus of Panama panama canal
Focuses on the study of earth's physical features physical geography
Occurs when large masses of rock are broken down into smaller pieces physical weathering
Lies between sea level and 2,500 feet tierra cailiente
Potatoes and barley grow at these elevations tierra fria
He southernmost latitude to receive the sun's direct rays tropic of capricorn
The Mato Grosso plateau is part of the ____ of South America valleys
A plateau formed from Hills and lower flatland in Argentina patagonia
Mountain range that many of the Caribbean islands are part of central highlands
Where plates have collided for millions of years pacific ring of fire
Parallel mountain ranges cordilleras
Haiti won its independence from France haitian revolt
Describe a lace's location in relation to another place relative location
a common phrase said at the end of a story the end

INTERNATIONAL TRADE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The exchange of goods and services among nations. international trade
Goods and services purchased from other countries. imports
Goods and services sold to other countries. exports
The difference in value between exports and imports of a nation. balance of trade
The commercial exchange between nations that is conducted on free market principles. free trade
A tax on imports. tariff
Limits either the quantity or monetary value of a product that may be imported. quota
A total ban on specific goods coming into and leaving a country. embargo
A coalition of nations that makes rules governing international trade. world trade organization
Trade agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico. NAFTA
Europe's trading bloc. european union
An Act laying an Embargo on all ships and vessels in the ports and harbors of the United States in 1807. embargo act
The communist country in which the United States imposed a commercial, economic, and financial embargo. cuba
A protective tariff passed by the Congress of the United States on May 19, 1828, designed to protect industry in the northern United States. tariff of abominations
Top export of China computers
China's top export destination. United States
49th largest export economy in the world. Nigeria
Iraq's top export. refined petroleum
Top export destination of the United States. canada
Argentina's top export soybean meal
Sweden's #1 export. cars
People who benefit from the competition that the foreign companies offer. Customers
8th largest export economy in the world Italy
An increased import tariff in the United States, adopted on March 2, 1861, during the administration of President James Buchanan. Morrill Tariff Act
Country apart of the North American Free Trade Agreement that is located below the United States. Mexico
Middle Eastern Country in which crude petroleum is the top export. Saudi Arabia
European country in which the main export is electric locomotives. Germany
5th largest export of aluminum pipe fittings. United Kingdom