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telecommunications
transportation
petroleum
coffee
dinner
lunch
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hilly
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ancient
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boot
catholic
culture
family
flag
green
island
mountains
pasta
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red
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Ancient Rome Word Search

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Description

TRIBUNE
TIBER RIVER
SENATE
REPRESENTATIVE
POMPEII
PAX ROMANA
PATRICIANS
PANTHEON
PALESTINE
NEW TESTAMENT
NAZARETH
LIVY
LITHIUM
JULIUS CAESAR
JUDEA
JESUS
HANNIBAL
GLADIATORS
GAUL
GALILEE
FORUM
EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCH
DIOCLETIAN
DICTATOR
CONSUL
CONSTANTINOPLE
COLOSSEUM
CLEOPATRA
CIVIL WAR
CHRISTIANITY
CENSUS
CATHOLICISM
CARTHAGE
BYZANTINE EMPIRE
BISHOP
BETHLEHEM
AUGUSTUS
AQUEDUCTS
APOSTLE
APENNINE MOUNTAINS
ANCIENT ROME
ALPS
ALEXANDRIA

Unit 3: Geography Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Europe's Northwest mountains have some of the world's oldest rock formations, but erosion and ______ made their peaks low. Glaciation
The Ancient Greeks impacted our modern world for all but which of the following reasons Belief in monotheism
The Roman borrowed heavily in their belief systems, customs, and engineering skills from these two groups of people Etruscans and Greeks
System in which monarchs or lords gave land to nobles in return for pledges of loyalty was known as Feudalism
An Alpine wind, occasionally blows bitter cold air into southern France Mistrals
Occasional dry winds can trigger ______,destructive masses of ice, snow and rock sliding down mountain sides. Avalanches
The ancient Greeks formed city-states that were independent, but shared Language and culture
________ are the ancient cities that shaped modern European culture. Greece and Rome
An important city to geography because of its long history spanning the rise and fall of many great empires; largest city in Turkey Istanbul
Christianity developed from this other religion Judaism
Low-lying area from which seawater has been drained to create new farmland Polder
The closeness to the sea has affected this of Europeans. Lifestyles
Long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater Fjords
Modern day athletic stadiums were influenced by this Roman structure Coliseum
Permanent frozen layer of soil beneath the surface of the ground Permafrost
A Scandinavian mountainous place in Northern Europe; Ice age glaciers melted here forming thousands of lakes. The Northern Peninsula
Large banks of earth and stone that hold back water Dikes
The belief in one god Monotheism
This was the ancient enemy of Rome that when defeated after the 3rd Punic War allowed Rome to forge a true empire Carthage
Hot, dry winds from Africa are called Siroccos
This was the site of the Minoan civilization Crete
The great empire of Alexander the Great extended from Greece and Egypt to the west of India
Constantinople was the capital of The Roman Empire
An area in which 5 large islands, Sicily, Corsica, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Crete, all have rugged terrain and volcanic mountains. The Mediterranean
Following the First Punic War, Rome gained this territory from Carthage Spain
A tangle of mountain ranges and valleys in southeastern Europe The Balkan Peninsula
Romans constructed the _______ in order to worship all of the gods. Pantheon
Primarily Ireland and Great Britain The British Isles
Phillip II, the father of Alexander the Great, was originally from here Macedonia
A fine, rich soil that is carried by the wind is known as this Loess

FOOD, FOOD, FOOD!!! Word Search

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apples
bananas
beef
bread
breakfast
carrots
celery
cherries
chicken
cookbook
crab
dinner
lobster
lunch
meat
milk
nutrition
onions
pasta
peppers
pork
recipes
rice
salad
shrimp
soup
spaghetti
sushi
vegatables

Europe Geography Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The longest river within today's European Union Danube river
the action of sharing something out among a number of recipients. Distribution
a part of the Atlantic Ocean, and it separates the island of Britain from northern France and joins the North Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. English Channel
covers all of western and northern France, Belgium, The Netherlands, southern Scandinavia, northern Germany, and nearly all of Poland European plains
a mountainous region that's most associated with the countries of Spain and Portugal. Iberian peninsula
a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land Mediterranean sea
ocuses on the geography of the area and will often have shaded relief to show the mountains and valleys physical map
designed to show governmental boundaries of countries, states, and counties, the location of major cities political map
which form the boundary between Europe and Asia Pyrenees
a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps Rhine river
a peninsula in Northern Europe, which generally comprises the mainland of Sweden, the mainland of Norway, the northwestern area of Finland Scandinavian peninsula
the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe the alps

Italy Word Search

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Pisa
Venice
Vatican
Michelangelo
Dante
Mediterranean
Colosseum
Caesar
Pasta
Florence
Davinci
Pizza
Rimini
Sicily
Sardinia
Turin
Milan
Rome

D Ottavio's Italian House Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

baked lasagna
big eagles breakfast
bread sticks
breakfast
calzone
cheese cake
chef salad
chicken fingers
chicken parmesan
dozen wings
fettuccine alfredo
fresh bread
fresh cut fries
grilled cheese
hamburger
italian combo
Italy
meatloaf
milk
pasta
pepperoni
pepsi
pizza
pizza burger
sloppy joe
spaghetti
stromboli
taco salad
turkey dinner
tyrone

European Geography Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is causing most of the pollution in the U.K.? Automobiles
In what country are the Ural Mountains located? Russia
Spain and Portugal are part of what peninsula Iberian
Where does the Danube river lead to? Black Sea
What holy book does Judaism use Torah
What country is above Ukraine Russia
What mountain range is located on the border of the Iberian Peninsula Pyrenees
What mountain range is located on the boarder of Italy and Switzerland Alps
What waterway is below the United Kingdom? English Channel
What river goes up the western border of Germany? Rhine River

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy. Tiber River
One of the longest coastlines in Europe. Italian Peninsula
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia. Mediterranean Sea
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River. Rome
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king. Tarquin
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king. Junis Brutis
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured. Regulus
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens. patricians
About 90% of Roman citizens. plebeians
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote. republic
People who are elected to represent the people. representatives
Any of various governing bodies. Senate
Officials who managed the government and the army. consuls
Someone who has total control over the people. dictator
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians. tribune
A city-state located in North Africa. carthage
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years. Punic Wars
A Carthaginian general. Hannibal
He attacked Carthage and defeated it. Scipio
A sense of pride in one's country. patriotism

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

He's a Roman Historian, who is he? Livy
What's similar to Jury Duty? Civic Duty
It's the earliest attempt by the Romans to create a code of law/ civil rights The 12 Tables
a division of the Roman army, usually comprising 3000 to 6000 soldiers. Legions
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus. Christianity
A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire. Provinces
What's it called when a group of are ruled by an emperor? Empire
An official appointed by the government of one country to look after its commercial interests and the welfare of its citizens in another country. consuls
one of a number of elected magistrates charged chiefly with the administration of civil justice and ranking next below a consul. Praetors
Is a political institution in ancient Rome. Roman Senate
what is it called when a a state in which supreme power is held by the people? Republic
Who were the legendary founders of Rome? Romulus & Remus
Which mountains are the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe? Alps
What's the term that's originally referred to a group of ruling class families in ancient Rome? Patricians
What's the name of the largest Mediterranean island? Sicily
Who spoke unique language and influenced Greek traders with their culture? Etruscans
What's the name of the city located in the capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization? Carthage
He was one of the greatest military leaders in history. His most famous campaign took place during the Second Punic War (218-202), when he caught the Romans off guard by crossing the Alps. Who is he? Hannibal
He's a Thracian gladiator who was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic. Who is he? Spartacus
It's used to keep the government from getting too powerful in one branch. What's it called? Checks & balances
What the name of the third-longest river in Italy? Tiber River
What's it called when legal equality is the principle under which all people are subject to the same laws of justice? Equality under the law
What's the name of the act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial powers of government in separate bodies? Separations of power
He was an ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period, who is he? Virgil
He led the Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus, who is he? Horace
What's the name when the male is the head of the family? paterfamilias
What's the name, who fights and is known as a Roman gladiator? retiarius
They were trained to fight a retiarius. Who are they? Secutor
The country that existed under Persian, Greek, and Roman rule, what's the name of the country? Judaea
What term referred to all free Roman citizens? Plebeian

Kitchen Word Search

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Word Search
Description

breakfast
cakes
can opener
chairs
coffee
dairy
dinner
dishes
flour
forks
freezer
fruits
kitchen
lunch
meat
microwave
napkins
pans
pepper
refrigerator
safety
salt
spatula
spoons
starch
stove
surgar
table
toaster
vegtables
wash