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Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

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State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

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Lord of The Flies Crossword

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Piggy's_______light the fire. Specs
The boys start to become_______ the longer they are on the island. Savages
Who cries when Piggy dies? Ralph
Percival always say what with his name? Address
The______was part of the first rule. Conch
What have you been doing? Having a _____ or something? War
Where's the man with the_______? Trumpet
All around him the long_____smashed into the jungle was a bath of heat. Scar
His eyes could not break away and the______hung in space before him. (Abbreviate) LOTF
Where does Ralph discover the conch? Lagoon
What made the scar on the island? Plane
What character lived with his auntie and suffers asthma? Piggy
What smashes into piggy and kills him? Rock
Sensitive boy who suffers seizures Simon
What do Roger and Maurice destroy? (Two words) Sand Castle
What kind of island are they on? Tropical
What did they see in the jungle and called it the beast? Parachutist
The signal fire represents? Hope
Piggy can't run because he has_________. Asthma
Piggy has been wearing specs since he was______. Three
Ralph's father was in the______. Navy
Jack's last name? Merridew
Ralph says being called Piggy is better than_______. Fatty
Jack's in charge of the______. Choir
What are creepers? (other than branches) Vines
In the beginning, Jack couldn't kill the____. Pig
There aren't any________on the island. Adults
Smaller kids are called? Littluns
Bigger kids are called? Biguns
Henry was the______ of [the littluns]. Biggest
What compelled the others to listen to Jack? Mask
What did the boys see in the horizon in chapter four? Smoke
They let the _______fire go out. Bloody
Kill the pig! Cut her _____! Bash her in! Throat
Ralph slowly started treating Piggy with_______. Respect
The littluns keep having________. Nightmares
Ralph didn't blow the conch in chapter five because he was afraid of losing his_______. Power
What a place for a_______! Fort
Are all of you off your_______? Rockers
Who almost got killed because he was acting like the pig? Robert
Who did Ralph call, "Boys armed with sticks,"? Hunters
What do they call their meetings? Assemblies
The greatest ideas are the__________. Simplest
The hunters started calling Jack______. Chief
What gift do they give to the beast? (Two words) Pigs head
What made the Lord of The Flies look like it was moving? Flies
Piggy said Simons death was an_________. Accident
The hunters took the power to make______when they took Piggys glasses. Fire
Who found the boys? Officer
Ralph began to____because of all that has happened to him. Cry

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To Kill A Mockingbird Crossword Puzzle

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the narrator of the story's nickname Scout
the narrator's brothers nickname Jem
the narrator's dad's full name Atticus Finch
the boys nickname that came every summer Dill
the man's last name who tried to kill Jem and Scout Ewell
the boys nickname who was locked up in his room Boo
the woman who took the narrator and the narrator's brother to her church Calpurnia
the man's full name who was charged with rapeing a mans daughter Tom Robinson
who accused a man of rapeing her Mayella Ewell
what was the narrator's aunt's first name Alexandra
the old lady's last name who the children didn't fond being around Dubose
the state in which the story takes place in Alabama
the animal the narrator's brother was told never to shot Mockingbird
the author of the story Harper Lee
the county which the story takes place in Maycomb
the last name of the family that lives next door to the narrator Radley
the boy who scares the narrator and their brother on the way to the play Cecil Jacobs
the narrator's teacher who told her to stop reading Miss Caroline
the boy's full name who came to the Finch's house for lunch Walter Cunningham
the lady's last name who's house burned down Maudie
the name of the church that the Finch's go to with their cook First Purchase
the Reverend's last name Sykes
the Judge's last name Taylor
the narrator's grandpa's full name Simon Finch
the narrator's aunt's grandson's first name Francis

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The Roman Republic Crossword

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was the general body of free Roman citizens who were not patricians, as determined by the census. Plebeians
a unit of 3,000–6,000 men in the ancient Roman army. Legion
Tables was the legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law. Twelve Tables
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force. Dictator
was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, Spartacus
He was the chief priest, lawgiver, judge, and the sole commander of the army.[ Magistartes
were Roman plebeian nobiles who both served as tribunes in the late 2nd century BC Gracchus Brothers
was the highest elected office of the appointive office under the Roman Empire. Consuls
was a Roman general and statesman. Sulla
ancient civilization prospered in the region of modern-day Tuscany, maintaining extensive trade networks, building impressive fortified cities, and making exquisite art Etruscans
was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, situated on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis Carthage
were institutions in ancient Rome. They functioned as the machinery of the Roman legislative branch Assemblies
is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC Aeneid
led an attack on Saguntum, an independent city allied with Rome, which sparked the outbreak of the Second Punic War. Hannibal
was the period of ancient Roman civilization beginning with the overthrow of the Roman Kingdom Republic
was the long period of peacefulness and minimal expansion by the Roman military force Pax Romana
were in charge of government and also of the army. The 300 citizen Senate advised them at all times. Checks and Balances
were the twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth. Romulus and Remus
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests. Tribunes
surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of Rome. Forum
an aristocrat or nobleman. Patrician
was a title granted by the government of Ancient Rome to men acting in one of two official capacities Praetor
were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC. Punic Wars
was a Roman general and statesman Gaius Marius
was a political institution in ancient Rome. Senate

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Engineering Careers Crossword

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Original term for flight technology Aeronautical
Designing ways to contain chemicals Biochemical
Designing chemical plants Chemical
Covering many engineering skills like electrical, mechanical, and chemical Design
Study of electrical flows Electrical
properly takes care of air crafts Flight
Study of the earth Geological
Takes care of our AC and heating systems for our homes Heating + Ventilation
Making the plans to build a building Industrial
Jams signals or blocks them Jammer
Classic or basic engineer Kinetic
Operates trains Locomotive
Construction using machines Mechanical
Design nuclear power plants Nuclear
Design oil making machines Oil
Make paper making machines Paper
Make sure an item has good quality Quality
Designs components for a railroad Railroad
Makes sure buildings are structurally strong Stuctural
Design phones and how they transmit voice and data Technology
Responsible for making sure your utilities are available Utilites
Makes medicines stable for animals Veterinarian
Oversees water and sewer treatment Water+Sewer
Designs x-ray machines to view the body X-Ray
Test stress point of material Yield
Design animal habitats Zoologist

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Roll Of Thunder Hear My Cry Crossword Puzzle

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Where does the Logan family live? Mississippi
Who is Cassie's little brother? Little Man
Who is the main character? Cassie
Who is Stacey's best friend? TJ
Who's Cassie's mother? Mary
Who is Cassie's grandmother? Big Ma
Who is Cassie's father? David
What decade did they live in? 1930
What was it called between the separation between white and black people? segregation
What is their family name? Logans
Who were the men who showed up in the front of their house on midnight one day? Nightmen
What happened to their cotton field? fire
Who is Cassie's older brother? Stacey
What family owned the most land? Wallaces
Who was the white girl that bossed Cassie around? Lillian Jean

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Chapter 22 Life in the Industrial Age Crossword

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discovered the connection between magnitism and electricity Michael Fraday
developed the first usable and practible lightbulb Thomas Edison
involved forcing air through molten metal to burn out carbon and other impurities that make metal brittle bessemer process
in 1908 he announce, "I will build a motor car for the great multitude." He did it. Using mass-production methods in modern factories, this man built a line of affordable cars called the Model T. henry ford
a machine that sent messages instantly over wires telegaph
credidted with inventing the telegraph in 1837 samuel morse
tried to create a way to send multiple telegraph messages at a time alexander graham bell
a brother with a name that starts with a w that succeeded in flying a powered airplane in sustained flight wilbur wright
a brother with a name that starts with an o that succeeded in flying a powered airplane in sustained flight orville wright
used the discoveries to build a wireless telegraph, or radio guglielmo marconi
studied variations amoung plants and animals charles darwin
a person with a name that starts with a M that helped discover polonium and radium marie curie
a persons name that starts with a P that helped discover polonium and radium Pierre curie
a processes in which certain elements constantly break down and release energy radioactivity
developed the special theory of relativity; was a now famous for the formula E=mc2 albert einstein
showed the link between microbes and disease louis pasteur
by heating liquids and foods to high temperatures, this killed the the bacteria and prevented fermentation pasteurization
a drug that reduces pain and in large doses makes the patient unconscious anesthetic
used dogs as research subjects to prove that animals could br conditioned, ot taught, to have certain reflex actions ivan pavlov
argued that an unconscious part of the mind contains thoughts of which one is unaware sigmund freud
the growth in the proportion of people living in towns and cities urbanization
an artistic and literary movement at the beginning of the 1800s which rejected the rationalism of the Enlightenment in favor of emotion, intuition, and imagination romanticism
expressed the definition of poetry as "the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings from emotions recollected in transquility" william wordsworth
celebrated human freedom in his work ludwig beethoven

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The Second Industrial Revolution 13.3 Word Search

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Joseph Lister
Robert Koch
Florence Nighttingale
Louis Pasteur
Orville and Wilbur Wright
Assembly line
Interchangeable parts
Thomas Edison
Dynamo
Michael Faraday
Alfred Nobel
Henry Bessemer

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Genesis Crossword

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Abraham's name before God made a covenant with him (Genesis 17) Abram
The place God made for Adam and Eve to live (Genesis 2) Garden of Eden
The place where God confused language (Genesis 11) Tower of Babel
Noah's third son (Genesis 5) Japheth
Adam and Eve's second son who was killed by his brother (Genesis 4) Abel
A physical sign of God's covenant with Abraham (Genesis 17) Circumcision
Joseph had eleven of these (Genesis 4) Brothers
Jacob's second wife (Genesis 29) Rachel
The first story in the Bible (Genesis 1) Creation of the world
The first woman (Genesis 1) Eve
The eldest son of Rachel and Jacob who was sold into slavery (Genesis 37) Joseph
The Egyptian ruler whose dreams were interpreted by Joseph (Genesis 41) Pharaoh
Isaac's oldest son and twin brother of Jacob (Genesis 25) Esau
Abraham gave this to Lot before destroying Sodom and Gomorrah (Genesis 14) Deliverance
The country where Joseph was taken as a slave (Genesis 39) Egypt
Noah's second son (Genesis 10) Ham
Jacob received this from his father Isaac by deception (Genesis 27) Blessing
Adam and Eve's first son who killed his brother (Genesis 4) Cain
Abram received this from God (Genesis 12) Call
A wicked city destroyed by God (Genesis 18) Sodom
God told him to build an ark (Genesis 6) Noah

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engineering careers Crossword

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another word for air conditioner ac
rhymes with bioligy bio
another name for pc computer
you can have a rough drafting
gives you power eletrical
another name for fly flight
rhymes with geode geological
heating venilation and air conditoning hvac
really strong industrial
computer software java
The company was founded in the year 1972 by HK Firodia kinetic
another word for light lighting
sub_______ marine
rhymes with nuke nuclear
oper___on operation
another name for computer pc
qa qa
rhymes with robot robotics
computer _________ software
another name for a phone telephone
Manufacturers of Flexible Pouch Packaging Equipment uranium
another word for vent ventilation
has no wires wireless
helps you see inside a body x-ray
the outside of your house yard
zon___ engineer zoning engineer

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