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Highest point on North American continent (answer as one word) mountmckinley
North America's oldest mountain range (answer as one word) appalachianmountains
high point or ridge that determines which direction a river flows divide
source of a river headwater
smaller rivers that feed into a larger river tributaries
places for catching fish or other sea animals fisheries
fish faming aquaculture
wetlands and swamps in Florida everglades
ocean storms hundreds of miles wide with winds over 74 MPH hurricane
these often spawn tornadoes supercells
elevation above which trees cannot grow timberline
winter storms with winds over 35 MPH and heavy snow blizzard
movement of people into one country from another immigration
people who can speak English in addition to their native language bilingual
colonist who wanted to remain loyal to the British government loyalist
Used in Canada, political unit similar to a state province
partially self governing country with ties to a larger country dominion
the breaking away of part of one country to create a separate, independent country separatism

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Severe Weather Crossword

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A very large single cell thunderstorm with strong updrafts Super Cell
A discharge of electricity from a cload to the ground or another cload. Lightning
The sound caused by heating air rapidly explanding. Thunder
A small area in a hurricane that is mostly calm in the center Eye of the storm
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific Hurricane
Notifications issued when severe weather is found in a location. Storm warnings
A wind storm whose clouds move into a funnel due to cold and warm fronts. Tornado
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Northwest Pacific. typhoon
A radar system that measures hpw the weather condition is. Doppler radar
A tool used to measure wind speed. Anemometer
Fluffy, white clouds usually with flat bottoms Cumulus cloud
Ice Pellets formed in cumulombus cloads that fall to the Earth when heavy enough. Hail
The lowest layer of the Earth's atmosphere where weather accures. Troposphere
Lightning is a few _____________ Thick Centimeters
When water rushes onto land from heavy rain in a short amount of time it causes _____ ______. Flash Floods
Hurricanes,cyclones, and typhoons form over the ________ Oceans
When a cloud can't hold any more water vaper without making water droplets. Saturation
A hurricane that forms over the Indian Ocean cyclone

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Vietnam War crossword puzzle

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The establishment of a colony in one territory. colonialism
All property and all means of production belong to the government, private property does not exist and all goods are shared equally. communism
America's belief that if one country came under control of communists, then neighboring countries would as well. Domino Theory
A form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants use military tactics to fight a larger army. Guerilla Warfare
Extreme loyalty to one's country. Nationalism
The army that fought the United States and the South Vietnamese governments. Vietcong
Individuals that served in the armed forces of their country. Veterans
The 35th president of the United States and was assassinated in 1963. John Kennedy
The 37th president of the United States and got them out of the Vietnam War. Richard Nixon
The leader of the North vietnamese during the Vietnam War. Ho Chi Minh
The 34th president and was a commander in Europe during WW2. Dwight Eisenhower
The 36th president and was put into office after Kennedy was assassinated. Lyndon Johnson
The forced induction of a person into the armed forces. draft
a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese forces. tet offensive
American foreign policy to stop the spread of communism. containment
Help by the United States they fought against North Vietnam. South Vietnam
A sprayable gel that the United States military used as a weapon in the Vietnam War. napalm
President Nixon's plan to take all the United States troops in Vietnam and let South Vietnam fight North Vietnam. vietnamization
A soldier that has been taken captive by the enemy. Prisoner of war
People that are against something. protest

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Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Oceanography Vocab Crossword

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Fish who live in the sea but spawn in freshwater are _____ Anadromous
Fish who live in freshwater but spawn in the sea are _____ Catadromous
Fish who live in the sea but spawn in lower salinity are ____ Semi-anadromous
Able to tolerate a large range of salinities Euryhaline
Able to tolerate only a small range of salinities Stenohaline
Not a permanent resident in the Chesapeake Bay Transient
Short-lived and not lasting for a long time Ephemeral
Able to tolerate a large range of temperatures Eurythermal
They are not able to control their internal conditions in a changing enviroment Osmoconformer
They are able to stabilize their internal conditions in a changing enviroment Osmoregulators
A ridge of land that separates waters flowing to different rivers, basins, or seas Watershed
A river/stream flowing into a larger body of water Tributary
Where the tide meets the stream Estuary
The area of a seabed around a large landmass where the sea is relatively shallow Continental Shelf
Flat area in the water Abyssal Plain
A submarine "mountain" with a rigid top Seamount
A submarine "mountain" with a flat top Guyot
A large narrow ditch in the ocean surface floor Trench

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Government Terms Crossword

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the central government has all the power unitary
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose confederation
power is divided between the cental and regional government federal
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held autocratic
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation oligarchic
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected democratic
a country ruled by the people democracy
all people vote on all laws direct democracy
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader presidential
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs parliamentary
a government based on religion theocracy
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA) communist
a country ruled by a king or queen monarchy
one ruler has power over all the people dictatorship
has no government at all anarchy
law making body legislature
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities citizen
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government consitution
the ability to get things done power
is an opinion to do so vote

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Aquaculture Crossword

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Production of aquatic animals and plants Aquaculture
Adding air into water aeration
Tail fin caudal
Early stages of a fishes life fingerling
Reproductive organs gonads
Used for respiration and excretion gills
Help detect pressure and vibration lateral lines
Measure of acidity, 1-14 pH
Production of fish in constant flow of water raceway
Few/no inputs added, low production extensive
Labor, feed, materials or equipment added, higher production intensive
Holding ponds, used for spawning, rearing or grow-out facility levee
Indoor tanks where water is constantly filtered and reused recirculating
Result of waste breakdown bacteria
Part per thousand ppt

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AP Human Geography Crossword

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Portion of a terriotory surrounded by a larger territory. Ex: Lesotho enclave
A sovereign state entirely enclosed by land. Ex: Switzerland landlocked
Small neutral country between 2 hostile countries. Ex: North Korea buffer state
Organization that consists of a number of parties united in an alliance. Ex: Canada confederation
A boundary that has a naturally occuring barrier between two areas. Ex: rivers physical
A state whose territory is long and narrow. Ex: Chile elongated
Drawing of a legislative district boundary to benefit a party or group. Ex: Germany election of 2000 gerrymandering
A state that poses a roughly circular shape. Ex: Poland compact
A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory. Ex: Indonesia Fragmented
A state that completely surrounds another. Ex: South Africa perforated
A boundary that follows a regular geometric pattern. Ex: Boundary between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea geometric
International organization formed to increase cooperation among member countries. Ex: The US, France, Republic of China United Nations
A state that exhibits a narrow, elongated land extension. Ex: Thailand Prorupted
Part of a country that's separated from the rest of the country and surrounded by foreign country. Ex: Naxcivan Exclave
Delegation of authority. Ex: US experienced in the 1990's under Clinton Devolution
Economic theory that trade generates wealth. Ex: English Navigation Act of 1651 Mercantilism
Politically organized body of people under a single government. Ex: Afghanistan State
Ability of a state to govern its territoy free from control of its internal affairs by other states. Ex: Nepal Sovereighty
States with very small land area. Ex: Vatican City Microstates
How people use space to communicate ownership of areas. Ex: Car size territoriality

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south asia Crossword

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a group of islands archipelago
a seasonal wind, especially in south asia monsoon
a violent storm with fierce wind and heavy rain cyclone
the dominant religion of india hinduism
a river in south asia, an important water source flowing more then 1,500 from its source ganges river
high water level brought by a cyclone that swamps low-lying areas storm surge
a broadened seaward end of a river estuary
the period of british rule in india raj
a movement that uses all means of protest except violence nonviolent resistence
the process of breaking up large landholding to attain more balanced land distribution among farmers land reform
a agricultural program launched by scientists in the 1960's to develop higher-yieldinggrain varieties green revolution
the aryan system of social classes in india and one of the cornerstones of hinduism in which each person is born into a caste and can only move into a different caste through reincarnation caste system
the muslim empire established by the early 1500s over much of india mughal empire
the largest of the world civilization in what is now pakistan indus valley
seperation partition
a religion of north india and pakistan in which several destructive wars have been fought kashmir
a month long period of fasting from sunrise to sunset ramadan
a person of tibetan ancestry in nepal sherpa
in tibetan buddhism, a geometric design that symbolizes the universe and aids in meditation mandala
the founder of buddhism and known as a buddha siddhartha gautama

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THE WATER CYCLE CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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The particles are packed together AIR PRESSURE
measures the speed of the wind ANEMOMETER
blanket of air ATMOSPHERE
A large body of air that has about the same tempature without AIR MASS
measures air pressure BAROMETER
the average of weather conditions in a area over a long period of time CLIMATE
when precipitation is there for a period of time drought
a metoroligist predicts what weathers gonna be like near the future forecast
2 diffrent air masses or tempatures meet front
earths warning due to gases in the atmosphere that trap heat near earths surface greenhouse effect
contains watervapor humidity
studies the weather metoroligist
sound caused by lightining thunder
rain,hail,snow,sleet and ice precipitation
division of the year marked by changes in weather seasons
a rotating colum of air that streches from a thunderstorm cloud to the ground tornadoes
how hot or cold the air is temperature
a device that mesures the tempature thermometer
a condition of the atmosphere at any time in a particular location weather
region of high pressure wind
a liquad of water that falls from the clouds to the ground RAIN
OCCURS DURING A STORM LIGHTNING
STORM WITH STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN HURRICANES
WINTERSTORM WITH WINDS THAT ARE AT LEAST 35 MPH AND BLOWING SNOW BLIZZARDS

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Confederation Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

MacDonald
Ottawa
Cariboo
charter
separatism
camels
gold
stereoscope
dominion
constitution
Canada
coalition
Newfoundland
Cartier
referendum
telegraph
defence
Confederation
tariff
trade
factors
railways
Fenians
British
colony

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