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Crossword
Description

The first JCPenney was opened in _________, WY in 1902. Kemmerer
What does the "J" stand for in JCPenney? James
Where were the original headquarters of JCP located? Salt Lake City
Before the name was changed to JCPenney, what was the original name of the first 4 stores? Golden Rule
By ____ there were 48 JCPenney locations. 1913
In 1913 _______________ was coined as the official name! JCPenney
In __________ 1971, the JCPSSC building was dedicated to James Cash Penney. October
What idea did JCPenney coin? Penney
"...does it _______ with what is right and just?" Square
JCP strives to pack the customer's dollar full of value, ______ and satisfaction Quality
"Style and _______ for all!" Value
"Get your _________ worth!" Pennies
"..To serve the public as nearly as we can to its complete ___________." Satisfaction
How many pennies does it take to screw in a light bulb? forty

Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What did Poe's mom come to America to be? Actress
What is a Baltimore Lemonade? Alcohol
What did Poes dad die of? Alcoholism
What was the poem that Poe made for his wife that was originally called "To Virginia" Annabell Lee
What couldnt Poe afford for his dying wife Virginia? blanket
When you have consumption was are you drowning in? blood
What did Poe's mom die of? consumption
What was Poe's dads name? DAVID
What was the name of Poe's dad? DAVIDPOE
Who did Poe go to lunch with? Dickins
What does Poe watch his mother do? die
What was Poe's birth name? edgarpoe
What was the name of Poe's Mother? elizabeth
Where did Poe go to school (private school)? england
Who adopted Poe? FRANCISALLAN
What does Poe fall into and goes into a coma? gutter
Poe was the first to write___ stories horror
What did Poes mom play in the play Romeo and Juliet? juliet
Name of Poe's aunt MARIACLEM
Where does Poe want to go to be an editor? newyork
Last name of famous author from the early 1800s poe
What was Dickins pet? raven
Color Poe used to resemble death red
Where does Poe live? richmond
What were red flower was on the handkerchiefs so it would disguise if the women were sick? roses
Most popular poem of Poes theraven
What did Poe use to learn in school? tombstones
What university did Poe attend? virginia
What was the name of his cousin that he fell in love with? virginia
How much money does Poe make on his pieces of writing? zero

Cars Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Ford car first produced in 1955 Thunderbird
This Brands first car is the Model A Ford
In the early 1900's they were originally a supplier of parts for Detroit based automakers Dodge
One of the Big Three American automotive companies Chrysler
Gives fire to engine cylinders Sparkplug
Stopping power for your car Brakes
The "original" wheel covers Hubcaps
"All the better to see you with" Headlights
General Motors that primarily focuses on trucks and utility vehicles GMC
Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama Nissan
German automobile manufacturer specializeing in high-performance sports cars,SUVs,and sedans Porsche
Italian brand manufacturer of luxury sports cars and SUVs based in Santagati Italy. This company is owned by the Volkswagen Group. Lamborghini
Is a structure attached to or integrated with the front and rear ends of a automotive Bumper
Used in an internal combustion engine to derive motion Piston
An upscale automobile brand of the American manufacturer General motors Buick
An American Automobile division of the American manufacturer General Motors Chevrolet
Car division that was founded on August 2nd 1902 Cadillac
A wholly owned subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Jeep
Brand that was founded in 1917 by Henry M. Leland Lincoln
Company was initially founded in 2003 by Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning Tesla

Shakespeare's Life and Theatre Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Whom did Shakespeare marry? Anne Hathaway
What nickname do we use for Shakespeare? The Bard
What was the name of England's very first theatre? The Theatre
Shakespeare's birthplace Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's works were first published in this. First Folio
First Theatre Troupe Name Lord Chamberlain's Men
Second Theatre Troupe Name The Kingsmen
Main time period in which Shakespeare lived. Renaissance
Name of Shakespeare's theatre TheGlobe
Name of first monarch Shakespeare wrote under. Queen Elizabeth
England's James the First was first this country's James the Sixth Scotland
Shakespeare's plays are mostly written in this verse Iambic Pentameter
Anne Hathaway was how many years older than William? Eight
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
What caused the theatres to close down for breaks? The Plague
How many people could The Globe hold? Three thousand
In 1613, during Henry VIII, this set off a fire that burned down The Globe. A cannon
What group destroyed The Globe after the English Civil War began? The Puritans
These people paid one penny per ticket and stayed in the "pit" or "yard." Groundlings
The troupe of actors that traveled to give performances were called "The Strolling Players"
The name of Shakespeare's eldest daughter Susanna
Play thought to have been the first performed at The Globe. Julius Caesar
Performances were held during the Daylight
Shakespeare lived for how many years? Fifty-two

Night : Elie Wiesel Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What were the German secret police called? Gestapo
Where was Elie Wiesel was born? Sighet
How many people did they pack into the convoys? Eighty
What was the name of the women screaming on the train? Mrs. Schachter
What was the name of Elie's father? Shlomo
Who first warned everyone about the Holocaust? (His tutor) Moishe
How old was Elie when he first arrived in Birkenau? Fifteen
What major camp did Elie go to that was located in Poland? Auschwitz
What food were given at the camps? Bread and Soup
What did Elie inherit from his father? Spoon and Knife
Elie's father died of what disease? Dysentery
How many other siblings does Elie have? Three
Elie had surgery on his what? Foot
Jews had to wear the yellow Star
What was Elie’s younger sister’s name Tzipora
The blank was used to separate the weak from the healthy Selection
During the selection this doctor told the prisoners to go left Or right Dr. Mengele
They burned people in a what Crematorium
What did they tatoo on the prisoners to identify them instead of names Numbers
The dentist was checking for only one thing; Elie was marked for this. A gold crown
The prisoners walked here from Auschwitz Buna
What was Elie’s dad’s last word Eliezer
Number of people who survived the train ride to Buchenwald Twelve
Who guarded the concentration camps SS soldiers
Known as Auschwitz ll Birkenau

Monster Crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

What does everyone see Steve Harmon and James King as? Monsters
What are James King and Steve Harmon charged for? Felony Murder
What is the Final verdict for Steve Harmon and James King? Guilty
The____ makes the final verdict in the courtroom. Judge
What did James King and Bobo Evans steal in the drugstore? Cigarettes
What was the name of steve Harmons Lawyer? O'brien
Where were Steve Harmon and James King sent to after the final verdict? Jail
What was the name of the man who was also on trial with Steve Harmon? James king
What did the courtroom see Steve Harmon and James King as? Monsters
Steve Harmon and James King were originally just going to steal from a? Drugstore

The Progressive Era (1890-1920) Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The Progressive Era was period of widespread social activism and political______. REFORM
________ addressed major issues and problems in American society such as urbanization, industrialization and child labor. Progressivism
______ were journalists and novelists of the Progressive Era who sought to expose corruption in big business and government. MUCKRAKERS
________ antitrust act was the first measure passed by the U.S. Congress to prohibit monopolies. SHERMAN
In 1902 President ________ took J.P. Morgan’s Northern Securities Company to court for violating the Sherman Antitrust Act. ROOSEVELT
_______ Roosevelt served as the 26th president from 1901-1909. THEODORE
The National Child Labor __________ was established with the goal of abolishing all child labor COMMITTEE
The Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat ______ Act were passed to protect the public’s health and welfare. INSPECTION
The ______ Act prohibited discrimination against railroad workers because of union membership and provided for mediation of railway labor disputes. ERDMAN
The Anthracite ______ Strike of 1902 was one of America's largest industrial strikes and saw President Roosevelt act as a mediator. COAL
The 1913 ______ Reserve Act established the Federal Reserve System FEDERAL
The _____ Antitrust Act revises the 1890 Sherman Antitrust Act and bans monopolistic and unfair business practices and affirms the right to go on strike. CLAYTON
The 19th Amendment is passed giving women the right to _____. VOTE

"The Cask of Amontillado" Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
When did Montresor tell his servants he would be back? Morning
How did the victim die ? Trapped
What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? Rest in Peace
What is the theme of this story? Revenge
“______ cannot tell Amontillado from Sherry” Luchresi
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
What was Fortunato’s weakness? Drinking
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
When was this story published? 1846
Upon what did Fortunato pride himself ? Wine Connoisseur
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
What line the walls in the crypt? Bones
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
The vibrations of the _____ caused Montressor to cease his labors after the fourth tier. Chains
What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Fortunato says “ The ____ is mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a ____.” Cough
What is Montresor’s greatest talent? Deception
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for ? Mystery
Fortunato exclaims that Montresor is not part of the brotherhood known as the___? Masons
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? Insult
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival Carnival
What was the relationship between Poe and his wife Virginia premarriage? Cousins Cousins

California Gold Rush Crossword

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Crossword
Description

He was the first to find gold James Marshall
The news of gold saturated the country, people from near and far traveled in search of tapping into the riches of gold! People left high paying jobs to mine for gold, it eventually became known as…. Gold Fever
The easiest way to discover gold in the sand panning
Name for the people who panned for gold Gold prospectors
Long wooden frames used for searching through large amounts of gravel and soil sluices
What percent of the miners were men 97
These were used for shelter by the minors tents
A disease that spread from the dirty water and living conditions. cholera
This man’s entrepreneurial path started by selling canvas tents to the prospectors. This then led to a hired seamstress to help miners sew knees of pants that had worn out from a hard days work. The canvas was switched to denim. Levi Strauss
How much gold was harvested by 1960 in California 500 million
State where THIS gold rush took place California
What year did the California gold rush take place? 1848
Conflict arose with the _____ when the settlers approached California Native Americans
People who went to California looking for Gold in 1849 FortyNiners
These grew near all the major mining sites. Eventually a bunch of restaurants, hotels, and other places were built in order to accommodate the miners. Boom Towns
Where gold was first discovered in 1848; marked the beginning of the Gold Rush Sutters Mill
Steamships and railroads were used as _______ during the gold rush Transportation
What two things were miners forced to create when they arrived in California Laws and government
What could a miner do if he felt mistreated by a group of miners? Call camp meeting
A large migration of people to a newly discovered gold field gold rush
A soft yellow malleable ductile metallic element that California miners were in search for gold
Who was the president of America during the California gold rush? James Polk
The act of searching for precious minerals in the earth mining
A seam-like deposit containing metallic ore Iode
A lump or mass of gold nugget
A descriptive phrase used by a miner who strikes gold paydirt
The first migrants to arrive were those from lands accessible by _____. Boat
The Gold Rush undoubtedly sped up California’s admission to the Union as the ___state. 31
By the end of the decade, California’s population was_______. 380000
California officially became a US state because of what compromise? Compromise of 1850

WW2 crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

What was the name of the tank used by the U.S.? Sherman
What was the name of the beach where the most casualties happened during the D-Day invasion? Omaha
Hitler wrote this while imprisoned. Mein Kampf
What was the name of the political party Hitler created? Nazi
Who was the dictator of the soviet union during WW2? Joseph Stalin
What political belief did Stalin want to spread through Europe? Communism
What was the religion targeted by the Nazi party? Jewish
What was the name of Hitler's secret police? Gestapo
This was the name of the German Air Force. Luftwaffe
What was the German name for "lightning war"? Blitzkrieg
What country's troops were rescued at Dunkirk? Britain
where was Hitlers second Blitzkrieg at? London
The Allies attacked the Axis after what country was invaded? Poland
What was Erwin Rommel's nickname? Desert Fox
What was the name of the operation where Germany invaded Russia? Barbarossa
This season turned German forces away from Russia. Winter
What was the name of the massacre where many Chinese people were killed? Nanking
What was the name of the female riveter on U.S. propaganda posters? Rosie
This U.S. aircraft dropped torpedoes into the water to take out japanese ships. Avenger
This battle was a turning point for the U.S. in the Pacififc. Midway
Who led the allies in North Africa? Patton
What was the type of bomb dropped on japan twice? Atom
This light machine gun was usually mounted on U.S. tanks and jeeps. BAR
What was the name of the battle launched by Hitler as a counter attack? Bulge
The big three consisted of Roosevelt,Stalin and who else? Churchill
What was the name of Hitler's favorite battleship? Bismark
Towards the end of the war the The Big Three met where to discuss the future of the Soviet Union. Yalta
Who was the leader of the Nazi party? Hitler
This Japanese occupied island was a key to success in the pacific. Iwo Jima
What was the name of the British Air Force's choice of fighter plane? spitfire
Who was the manufacturer for the the U.S. service pistol,the M1911? Colt
What was the name for Japanese suicide pilots? Kamikaze
Hitler's troops marched through this during the invasion of France. Arc de Triumph
This was the name of the mass genocide of the Jews. Holocaust
Which German deathcamp was known to be the most brutal? Auschwitz
This German death camp was the only camp where all the prisoners escaped. Sobibor
This was the only state that got attacked during WW2. Hawaii
What was the name of the U.S. naval base bombed during WW2? Pearl Harbor
Wher were the trials held for SS officers commited of war crimes? Nuremberg

Progressivism Crossword

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Crossword
Description

An economic system in which all industy is controlled by the government and there are no private businesses Socialism
A comprimise that settled a coal miners' strike in 1902 Square Deal
Nickname for journalists in the progressive era who wrote about society's problems Muckrakers
Part of the constitution guranteed woman's suffrage Nineteenth amendment
Passed in 1913 and reduced import taxes to their lowest level Underwood tariff act
Forbade shipping companies from accepting rebates Elkins act
International workers believed this type of economic system was bad for workers Capitalism
President roosevelt urged this process to settle a coal miners' strike in 1902 Arbitration
Passed in 1913 and created a three tiered banking system that still exists today Federal reserve act
Proggresive politician became president after william mckinley was assassinated Theodore roosevelt
Elected in 1908 with the help of an edorsement by T. Roosevelt William howard taft
Raised to an all time high during the 1920s to help american businesses Tariffs
Name for the most daring women of the 1920s Flappers
T. Roosevelts plan in the 1912 election to protect workers, ensure public health, and regulate business New nationalism
Event of October 29, 1929 that marked the end of the roaring 20s and began the Great depression Stock market crash