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The oldest church in Tallinn St Marys Cathedral
The seat of Government since 2000 Stenbock House
The birthplace of Tallinn Toompea
What organisation was dissolved in 1939 ? Knighthood
The oldest street in Tallinn Pikk Jalg
Toompea is the grave of... Kalev
Three languages were spoken in medieval towns-German,Estonian and … Latin
In 1248 King of …Valdemar II Victorius granted Tallinn the Lübeck Rights Denmark
Tallinn has always been valued for its … Location
The early history of Tallinn begins from … Iru
In 1200s Tallinn was swapped between the Germans and … Danes
Which League the city in 1285 became the northenmost memeber of? Hanseatic
Which World Heritage Site The Old Town was declared in 1997? UNESCO
The flag flies on top of … Tall Hermann
Which Cathedral was buillt in 1900? Alexander Nevski
What policy the Cathedral was part of, what was built in 1900? Russification
Who won the Battle of Ice against the Germans in 1242? Novgorod
The current prime minister Jüri Ratas
How many parts the old town can historically be divided into? Two
Who were elected for life from among the members of the Great Guild? Burghers
The Lower Town is often referred to as the town of … Citizens
What hill is Toompea? Limestone
What street Lühike Jalg was? Stairway
From what did Toompea suffer from? Fire
What is the fastest growing religion in Estonia? Russian orthodox
The relations between the Upper and Lower towns were … Tense

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Medieval Europe Crossword

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It called on it's followers to fight in a series of_______ between 1095 and 1291 Crusades
In the Late Middle Ages, Europe suffered wars, a major famine in 1315-17, the _______ Black Death
The system for organising land use and for controlling people was the _______ or feudalism feudal system
Women working in towns could also learn a trade, although men often refused to let them join______ guilds
The village and its surrounding land were called a _____ manor
The village also included the Church land, the ______ glebe
Waste fell into a pit or _____ below moat
The manor was a strictly organised work community that consisted of tenant farmers, ______ and labourers Villeins
Their main foods were bread, cheese _______ and also some vegetables pottage
It controlled about one-third of the land in Europe and had its own courts and laws, ______ canon law
The supported their church leaders by paying them the ______ ; a tax of 10 per cent of the crops they grew tithe
The Inquistion - a system whereby church officials sought out, tortured and tried people whom they thought were guilty of _______ Heresy
From about the 1100's, the new ______ style of architecture became popular Gothic
In Gothic design, _______ supported the roof from the outside buttresses
This meant that the walls could be thinner and include more and much larger windows than those of the older ______ architecture Romanesque
They are also found in ______ gargoyles
In cathedrals, people listened to ______, a single melody that choirs of men and boys sang using the same key and rhythm without any musical accompaniment plainsong
Some were Jews, some were Muslims and some continued their _____ belief in multiple gods pagan
Jerusalem was the most important destination for Christians who went on ______ as a way of doing penance for their sins pilgrimages
This led to a breakdown of law and order within the Palestine, which Christians called the ___________ because it was the area where Christ had lived and preached Holy Land
Some of the serious Medieval crimes were murder, witchcraft or ________ treason
Both men and women could avoid punishment by claiming _______ from the Church sanctuary
The main building was the three to four storey high ______ donjon
The main building was the three to four storey high donjon or _____, with walls about three metres thick keep
An iron gate that could be lowered to prevent entry is called a... portcullis
Italy, Spain and ______ had the greatest number of towns and cities Flanders
In the thirteenth century, towns along the Baltic and North Sea costs of Northern Europe established the __________ Hanseatic League
The ________ provided the network for the exchange of goods, inventions and ideas between countries Silk Road
Criticisms of the Church created an atmosphere from which the religious movement known as the _________ would emerge Reformation

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WW2 crossword puzzle

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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

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Night Crossword

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The prisioners ate this and soup Bread
The only son Elie
The youngest of the Wiesel children Tzipora
Dreamed of going to haifa with Elie & Yossi Tibi
They walked here from auschwitz Buna
Elies inheritance was a knife & a ___ Spoon
The town were Elie Wisel grew up Transylvania
Elie wanted his family to move here Palestine
The reception center for auschwitz Birkenau
He tried to warn the jews in sighet: ___ the beadle Mosh
Elie had surgery on his ___ Foot
Elie's fathers first name Chiomo
Jews had to wear this to be identified as jews Yellow Star
The german security police Gestapo
The jewish new year Rosh
Jewish musicans were not allowed to play this composers music Beethoven
This movement rescued the prisioners at buchenwald Resistance
Elie Wiesel grew up in this town Sighet
The germans arrested the jewish leaders on seventh day of ___ Passover
Resembled a large railroad station Synagogue
Told Elie he had n9t been written down Yossi
They liberated the men in the hospital Russians
Elie did not do this on Yom Kippur Fast
It ___ during the entire evacuation march Snowed
German jew who headed the block at buna Alphonse
A small town on the Czechosolovakian border Kaschau
These people beatted up the jew Kapos
Mr. Wiesel diedbin this camp Buchenwald
Mr. Wiesel had this ailment when he died Dysentery
Mr. Wiesel did not recognize this cousin Stein

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Renaissance Crossword Puzzle

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an intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history HUMANISM
often called the father of Italian Renaissance humanism. Francesco Petrarch
the language of everyday speech in a particular region vernacular
Dante wrote his masterpiece, the _________, in the dialect of his native Florence. Divine Comedy
pioneered by the German printer Johannes Gutenberg movable type
a painting done on fresh, wet plaster with water-based paints fresco
Using this law, Masaccio could create the illusion of three dimensions, leading to a new, realistic style laws of perspective
was the model "Renaissance man." He was an artist, scientist, inventor, and visionary. Leonardo da Vinci
drew the "School of Athens" (Write his first name) Raphael
this was the core of humanist schools. Humanists believed this enabled humanists to reach their goal liberal studies
This is the final stage of the Renaissance. this period is associated with da Vinci, Raphael Sanzio, Michelangelo High Renaissance
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe from roughly the fourteenth through the middle of the seventeenth centuries, based on the rediscovery of the literature of Greece and Rome. Renaissance
technique that allows an artist to show objects as they appear at various distances from the viewer Perspective
Title for ruler of Venice (leader) doge
Most important writer of the Spanish Renaissance (last name) cervantes
the habit or principle of being independent and self-reliant. Individualism
Country where Renaissance started italy
soldiers who fought primarily for money mercenary
This family took control of Florence Medici
Dominated society and held important political posts and served as advisers to the king. nobility
the shopkeepers, artisans, guild masters, and guild members. Burghers
Who was the most important member of the Italian family during the Renaissance Father
Wrote "The Prince", and believed human beings were motivated by self-interest Machiavelli
Someone who supports or champions something patron
Florentine sculptor and painter and architect michelangelo

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Canterbury Tales Crossword

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What color did the Wife of Bath wear? red
Being ____ represents having lots of money. fat
The color red is made from what? bugs
Feeling or showing contempt. disdainful
Who wrote the Canterbury Tales? Geoffrey Chaucer
When is the best time to go on a pilgrimage? spring
Which character had 5 husbands? wife of bath
A story within another story. frame story
The pilgrimage started at the _________ ____. tabard inn
The pilgrimage ended at the __________ ___________. canterbury cathedral
An opponent or enemy. adversary
To scold or correct, gently or out of kindness. Reprove
To be enough. Siffice
What were the characters in The Pardoners Tale looking for? death
According to The Wife of Bath's Tale, all women want _____. Mastery
What was the hosts name? harry bailey
The ____ had an oozing ulcer on his knee. cook
Geoffrey Chaucer wrote in ____ English. middle
They were going to see the Shrine of St. Thomas ______. becket
The Monk had ___ on his sleeves. fur
The Wife of Bath was a very ______ woman. plump
To satisfy or indulge. gratify
Showing careful judgement in speech and action. discreet
They were traveling to _____. Canterbury
The Prioress had ____ gray eyes. glass
The Yeoman wore a coat and hood of what color? green
The Merchant had a _____ beard. forking
A person that dyes clothes or other material. dyer
The Oxford Cleric was very _____, but life dumb. book smart
The Sergeant at the Law was an experienced _______. Lawyer
The _____ was a wealthy landowner. Franklin
The Cook made a good, thick ____. Soup
The _______ had a farmer's horse. Skipper
The Miller played the ______. Bagpipes
The ____ had carbuncles and pimples. Summoner
The Pardoner had a ____ like voice. Goat
Who came up with the idea of telling the stories? host

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Night : Elie Wiesel Crossword

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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

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Declaration of Independence Crossword

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Who has the first and the biggest signature on the Declaration of Independence? John Hancock
Who was the oldest person to sign the Declaration of Indepencence? Benjamin Franklin
Who wrote the Preamble? John Adams
Who was the last person to sign the Declaration of Independence? Matthew Thornton
What crime were the signers commit when they signed the Declaration Independence? Treason
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence 56
What year was the Declaration of Independence written? 1776
What was the age difference between the youngest and oldest signer? 44 years
What day celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence? July 4
Who wrote everything but the Preamble of the Declaration of Independence? Thomas Jefferson
How many days did it take to write the Declaration of Independence? 17 days
How many grievances were there in the List of Grievances? 27
How many signers were from England? Eight
Who helped write the Declaration of Independence but did not sign it? Robert Livingston
What was the average age of the signers? 45
What state had the most amount of signers? Pennsylvania
What state had the least amount of signers? Rhode Island
What day was the Declaration of Independence actually signed? July 2
What person was the List of Grievances written about? King George
How many colonies were there when the Declaration of Independence was written? 13
How many people who signed the Declaration of Independence became president? 2
What is the name of the opening statement of the Declaration of Independence? Preamble
What future president did not sign the Declaration of Independence? George Washington
Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? Philadelphia
Where was the Declaration of Independence during World War 2? Fort Knox
Who was the only person to live to the 50th anniversary of the signing? Charles Carroll
How many signers died on the 50th anniversary of the signing? Two
What city has the Declaration of Independence been in since December 12. 1952? Washington DC
What city rioted after George Washington read the Declaration of Independence in City Hall? New York City
How many signers were educated at Harvard University? Seven

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French and Indian War Crossword

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Politician elected leader of the British army after many loses. William Pitt
Area of land granted to wealthy English planters, that the French were occupying. Pittsburgh
What was the area called that Robert Cavelier claimed for France. Mississippi Valley
Which Native American recognized the French loss as a native American loss. Pontiac
His mission was to drive out French from the Ohio Valley. Braddock
How did the French and Indian alliance start? Trading
What was the first permanent French settlement in North America. Quebec
Who led the battle that gave the British the upper hand in the war? James Wolfe
What was a negative effect of the 7 Years War for the British? Debt
One major land of contention between the French and English. Ohio River Valley
Financial expert that was sent to help relieve tensions in the colonies. Grenville
First Native Americans to help the British. Iroquois
Set of "laws" that were put in place in 1764 to lower the amount of smuggling. Sugar Act
The fort where the French and Indian War began. Necessity
After the war, which side of the Mississippi did the British claim? East
What colony did Britain have tensions with during and before the 7 years war. Massachusetts

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The Southern Colonies Crossword

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the year georgia was founded seventeen thirty two
the state King Charles l and ll were named after North Carolina
what were the indians of maryland Yaocomico
who was virginia named after Queen Elizabeth
what was a major settlement in virginia Jamestown
who was the man who created the first town in North Carolina John Lawson
there was 100,572 what in north carolina slaves
where did theimports of north carolina come from england
what was the word that John White found carved on a tree CROATOAN
what was a common relgion in the colonies Anglican
how many hurricanes were in south carolina four
who was the founder of the georgia colony james oglethorpe
what was an important crop in maryland tobacco

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The Salem Witch Trials Crossword

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where did the trials take place? Salem town
what was the 2nd alternative world the Puritans believed in "their souls"? invisible world
who was the leader of the Invisible World? Satan
what was the most evil form the Purtitans belived was created by the devil? witches
what did Reverend Parris reffer to sinners who didnt believe in the Purtians beliefs? dragons follwers
what kind of evidence was necessary to later prove that their was indeed witches alive in Salem? spectral
Puritans believed indians were_____and their shamans were witches devils
Puritans and Parris belived these acts were signs from who? God
William Griggs, an elderly physician declared that Betty and Abigail, Parris daughters were what? Bewitched
Connecticut and which other state proclaimed witchcraft a crime punishable by death? massachusetts
who was the first so called witch to be hung? margarent jones
an ancient European folklore alleged what form of animal to be imps disguised to help witches do their dirty work? dogs
what would a dog eat to reveal the victims witches? witchcake
on march 1 the official witch trial were arranged, it made the three suspects preform how many tests to prove to be gulity of witchcraft? three
victims began to ________ certain people their family didnt respect or like, as witches. accuse
wich witch confessed on telling the Magistrate she was a "witch"? Tituba
what novel had witness, Cotton Mather write to tell of possesion of demons in 1688? memorable providences
what was Reverend George Burrough reffered to as king of? hell
what did the "witches" want their victims to sign ? devils book
up until the final trial Boston Reverend and his son Cotton agreed that the Devil didnt have to ask for what? to possess inocents bodies? permission

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