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what did they do to protect themselves in battle? sheild
what did they use to fight with? sword
what were they called? the romans
where did they live? rome
what did they build? roads
how did they travel seas? boats
what did they count up in? roman numerals
where in the world did they invade? europe
where abouts in rome did they live? itally
what did they make which was round with metal? coins
what did they make with metal? weapons
what religion where the romans? roman mythology

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Anglo-Saxon Crossword

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Where they live hut
Skilled fighter Anglo Saxon
To keep pants or skirt up belt
Water based transport long boat
Sharp weapon sword
Weapon with string bow
To protect the head helmet
To protect the body Shield
Clothes were made of flowers
Weapon maker blacksmith
Bowl maker potter
Staple food bread
King of Anglo-Saxons Alfred the Great
Battle where Alfred the Great died Battle of Hastings
Where Anglo-Saxon objects were found Sutton Hoo

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Vikings Crossword

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What does the word Viking mean in Old Norse? APIRATERAID
Who is the god of thunder? THOR
What did they travel in? Longboat
What was the Vikings favorite weapon? BATTLEAXE
What was the name of the group of countries the Vikings came from? SCANDINAVIA
Where did he Vikings first attack? Lindisfarne
What were stories about gods and goddesses called? Sagas
Who is the god of agriculture and fertility? Freyr
What is the Viking Heaven called? Valhalla
What was the name of the place that the Gods and Goddesses lived in? Asgard
What is the place of humans called? Midgard
That did the Vikings write in? Runes
How many figures of eight did they make to create one piece of lucet cord? Two
Who ruled the land when then the Vikings invaded? Saxons
What was the leader of the gods called? Odin
What was the name of the god that always pulled tricks on others? Loki
What did they use to give their clothes colour? Plants
What is a hoe used for? Farming
Who could only write? Monks
What did they use to hep make a lucet cord? Lucetfork

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Black Death Crossword

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Who blamed the Jews for the Black Death Christians
What contributed to the spread of the Black Death unsanitary conditions
Another name for the Black Death Black Plague
Where did the Black Death originate Central Asia
What carried the Black Death fleas
How did the infected rats arrive in Europe merchant ships
How is the Black Death transmitted to humans flea bites
How many people died in every 3 one
They saw the Black Death as a punishment from who God
How did some of the people infected with Black Death treat themselves witchcraft
Some beat themselves with whips to show that they repented what sins

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Hamlet Crossword

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I knew him well, Horatio Yorick
the land young fortenbras is to march his army through to attack poland Denmark
the son of the now dead king of denmark hamlet
in deep water ophelia
toxic laerties
i ain't sayin' she a gold digger because shes rich gertude
just because you can pay your sons friends to kill him doesn't mean you should claudious
#listening to the prince's problems in a graveyard #why me? horatio
is vengence usually part of inherentance? old hamlet
authors name shakespear
who invaded denmark fortenbras
how did ophilia drowning
how did gertrude die poison
strangly spongy rozencrantz
a apple a day keeps the princes friends away guildenstern
who did hamlet get all stabby stabby at with a curtain polonius
claudious tried to use this country as the most over the top murder weapon england
hamlet drove her too it and we put her in it gravedigger
where fortenbras is from norway
playception hamlet's play
popular weapon sword
favourate spirit wine
trending thing to do dieing
claudius and hamlets favourate bonding activaty murder
he summoned hamlet to the duel osric
one of the solders who summoned horatio bernardo
sees the ghost with hamlet marcellus
the impossible uncertainty
hamlet was a prince
what represents the inevitablity of death skull
what force takes over hamlet as he tries to kill claudious madness
what does the church forbay suicide
the actors in hamlets play the players
where did the duel take place throne room
where could claudious find polonious hell
what collage was hamlet attending wittenberg
genere of the play tragitdy
hamlet and laerties agree to what kind of duel fencing
what does horatio do at the end of the paly survive
hamlet killed polonius by misteak

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Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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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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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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Roman Empire Crossword Puzzle

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Historian who wrote "The History of Rome" Livy
Wrote the Epic Poem "The Aeneid" Virgil
Doctor who studied anatomy Galen
Astronomer who mapped over 1,000 different stars Ptolemy
Strong emperor of the Byzantine Empire Justinian
Justinian's wife who championed greater rights for women Theodora
Romans borrowed ideas in art & architecture from the... Greeks
Romans began to _______________ when coins rapidly devalued Barter
Roman builders were the first to use this strong building material Concrete
The Roman Empire officially ended when ______________ removed Romulus Augustulus from power in 476 A.D. Odoacer
Religious center of the Byzantine Empire? Hagia Sofia
Leader of the Byzantine Church Patriarch
Capital of the Byzantine Empire (Modern-day Istanbul) Constantinople
When money decreases in value and the costs of goods rise Inflation
Emperor who divided the Empire in two parts Theodsius
Emperor who moved the capital of the Roman Empire to Byzantium and renamed it after himself Constantine
Someone who stands in for a ruler who is too young or ill to rule Regent
Era of peace and prosperity in Rome that lasted for 200 years PaxRomana
Pictures made from tiny pieces of colored glass Mosaics
Roman engineering innovation which brought water from far away sources to cities Aquaducts
Roman philosophy that encouraged people to live in a practical way Stoicism
Political changes that are aimed at making improvements Reforms
Romans believed in many gods. We call this belief system... Polytheism
Romes first Emperor Augustus
Name of the Byzantine area that rivaled the Roman Colusseum Hippodrome

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Ancient Greece and Rome Crossword

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A narrative poem about heroic deeds is a _______. Epic
___________ was a Roman dictator. Julius Caeser
What water transport system did the Romans make? Aqueduct
Who is the ruler of the Greek gods? Zeus
Who was Zeus's wife? Hera
A _____ is a form of government ruled by a king. Monarchy
_______ isolated from much of Greece, builds a military state. Sparta
_________ the Great. Alexander
Greek _______ where stories that taught them about their environment and morals etc. Myths
Sparta had a better army, but Athens had a better ______. Navy
Who believes in questioning morals and the gods and was sentenced to death? Socrates
Who was the student of Plato? Aristotle
Who was the teacher of Plato? Socrates
Who did Aristotle teach? Alexander the great
The two forms of drama in ancient Greece are _______ and comedy. Tragedy
What is the name of the arena in Rome where gladiators fought? Colosseum
A _______ is a ruler with total power over a country. Dictator
A __________ was a man trained to fight with weapons against other men or wild animals in an arena. Gladiator
What new religion began to become a dominant religion in the Roman Empire? Christianity
Who was the greatest story teller? Homer

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Ancient Rome Vocabulary Review- Crossword

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What was something created by Romans to transport clean water into the different cities? Aqueducts
What do you call an underground cemetery where the christians would go to worship their God? Catacombs
Who was the Roman Emperor (r. 312-337) who moved the capital to Constantinople after reuniting the Roman Empire. Constantine
Who was the Roman emperor who divided and separated the Roman Empire into two sections that were the eastern and western empires? Diocletian
What is a name for illegal or dishonest actions? Corrupt
What do you call someone who dies or suffers for a cause they support? Martyr
What was the name of the wars that were between Carthage and Rome? Carthage lost the war. Punic Wars
What was the tribe that damaged and destroyed Rome in 455 CE? Vandals
Who was the Germanic tribe or group that rebelled against Rome in A.D. 378? Visigoths
What was the 200 year time of peace in Roman history where many great achievements were made? Pax Romana

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Dark Ages Crossword Puzzle

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Greatest king of the middle ages Charlemagne
Disease that ravaged the Byzantine Empire and most of Europe Bubonic plague
Date of the Fall of Rome 476 AD
A holy war; military expeditions undertaken by European Christians in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims Crusade
led by the Pope; this institution was the stable force that unified Europe Catholic Church
To be barred (or kicked out) of the church excommunicated
political system of local government based on the granting of land in return for loyalty, military assistance, and other services Feudalism
"Great Charter" ...outlines basic rules and rights of the people Magna Carta
made a deal with Byzantine emperor to retake the Holy Land Pope Urban II
fought Christians for the Holy Land Muslim Turks
served and fought for the king Knights
Relating or belonging to the Middle Ages Medieval
defeated the Muslim Moors at Tours in 732 AD Charles martel
religious men who lived apart from society in isolated communities Monks
First Germanic king to convert to Christianity Clovis
Invaders from Scandinavia Vikings
the abbreviation for anno domini; which means in the year of our lord AD
a body of laws developed by the medieval Church Canon Law
Method used by the church to force governments to abide by their wishes interdict
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire Constantinople
Former Greek city that was the location of Constantinople Byzantium
The estate or domain of a feudal lord Fief
Document that declared religious tolerance for Christianity in the Roman empire Edict of milan
First Roman emperor to convert to Christianity Constantine
Splitting of the church into the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church Great schism
Government rule where one person has all the power autocracy
Word that means non-religious secular
A rite or ritual performed in the church that allows for salvation sacrament
People who did not follow or adhere to religious ways pagan
City where three major religions began Jerusalem

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