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australia
chilings
colonies
convicts
craddle
diggers
dirt
endeavour
fleet
gold
goldfield
goldminers
land
mining
punishments
settlers
ships
supplies
tents
tools

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Australian Colonisation Word Search

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Aboriginal
Australia
Botany Bay
British
Captain Cook
Colony
Convicts
Death Fleet
England
European
First Fleet
Gold Rush
Indigenous
Natives
Settlement
Settlers
Sydney

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Australian Gold Rush Word Search

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australia
colony
convicts
diggers
discovery
eureka
fortune
gold
goldfields
men
miners
rush
settlers
shillings
travel
women

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The Australian Gold Rush Key Terms Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The first person to find Gold in Australia EdwardHargraves
A phrase shouted when someone found gold Eureka
People who came from other countries to mine for gold migrants
A tool used to find gold in creeks and rivers pan
Tool used for digging Shovel
Miners didn't want to get caught without a... licence
Another name for a miner Digger
People that are from China Chinese
What miners slept in tent
Before becoming a nation, Australia was made up of... colonies
A place where people established a community settlement
What town was gold first discovered in Australia Ophir
When did the first gold rush occur in Australia. 185__ (in words) one
The gold rush boosted Australia's __________ (wealth) economy
A large amount of money or assets fortune
The process of searching and digging for gold mining
A district or area in which miners continue to search for gold goldfield
Most common meat eaten at the goldfields mutton
A small gold piece was often called a gold _______ nugget
Most common measurement unit used when weighing gold ounce
Another word for panning sifting

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The Australian Gold Rush Crossword

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The ____________ Stockade Eureka
People that are from China Chinese
Type of mining tool sluice
People that came from other countries to Australia to mine for gold Migrants
Used to find Gold in creeks and rivers pan
Miners didn't want to ge caught without this Permit
People that found a lot of fortune were very lucky
Another name for a miner digger
The first person to find Gold Edward Hargraves
What miners slept in tents
They used ___________ to keep warm fires
If you got caught you would get a fine
tool used for digging shovel

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California Gold Rush Crossword

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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

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THE FIRST FLEET Crossword

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What was the name of the captain of The First Fleet Arthur Phillip
Where did The First Fleet Land? Botany Bay
What was Arthur Phillip's Fathers Name? Jacob Phillip
What did Arthur Phillip join on the 11/10/1738? Royal Navy
What did The fisrt Fleet bring to Australia? white settlers
What country did the Fleet travel too? Australia
What disease was the Captain worried about? scurvy
How many ships in the First Fleet Eleven
What natural discovery did the find in Australia Gold
Where did Arthur Phillip attend school? Greenwich
What state did the first Fleet land in? New South Wales
What country did the First Fleet travel from? England
other than a Royal Navy Officer what other job did Arthur Phillip have? Farmer

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Jamestown Crossword Puzzle

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Who came to rescue Jamestown in 1608 Captain John Smith
What word was carved into a doorpost Croatoan
What country took over North America in 1497 England
Who won the battle between the Spanish and English English
What did the people of Roanoke focus on instead of food Gold
What did the English and Natives have by 1616 Good Relationship
In 1609, John left with Pocahontas due to a what Gunpowder Explosion
What was the third attempted colony called Jamestown
What was saved again by new English settlers Jamestown
Who made the same mistakes as Columbus John Cabot
Who was their new leader of Roanoke for their second colony John White
Why did they name the new colony Jamestown King James
What disease did the mosquitoes carry in the area of Jamestown Malaria
Who decided to let the new settlers starve Native Americans
Where was the Roanoke colony set up at North Carolina
Smith and Pocahontas helped keep what between the Natives and English Peace
What did they build their settlement on for the second try Peninsula
Who did the new English settlers capture so the Natives wouldn't attack them Pocahontas
Who started the Roanoke colony Sir Walter Raleigh
By what time were there only 12% of the people who survived the winter Spring
While John and Pocahontas were gone, there was a time period called what Starving Time
Who had to eat dogs, rats, and even human corpses The English
How many ships did they use to take the settlers to Jamestown Three
How long did John White have to wait to return to his colony Three Years
Since they were running out of food, what did they do to get it without working hard Trade with Natives

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Migration!!! Word Search

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Teera nullius
Beenleigh
Rock craving
Peininsula
Complex
Discreation
Convicts
Fleet
Gulgungs
Immigrants
Goldfields
Gold
Incentives
Colony
Substance
Indigenous
British
History
Migration
Unihabited

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The Lost Colony of Roanoke Crossword

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The word carved into a tree left behind by the English settlers croatoan
The __________________ (nationality) were the first people to land at Roanoke English
In 1584 Sir Walter _______________ sent explorers to set up a new colony Raleigh
The first child of English parents born in America's name was _____________ Virginia Dare
He was the Governor of Roanoke John White
Governor White left Roanoke in 1587 to get more ___________________ supplies
The Colony of Roanoke what located in what state of the United States North Carolina
John White left Roanoke for _________________ years three
England was at war with this country when John White returned to London Spain
What happened to the colony at Roanoke is still a ___________________ Mystery
Governor John White returned to Roanoke in 1590 and everyone had ________ Disappeared
Term for having a settlement with no people Abandoned
There was one human __________________ (group of bones) left at Roanoke. Skeleton
English settlers had to catch lots of this aquatic animal to live on an island Fish
The colony of Roanoke was established on this continent North America

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Gold Rush Word Search

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Alluvial
Bathurst
Carat
Claim
Colony
Cradle
Digging
Discovery
Dredging
Eureka
Gold
Goldfever
Goldfields
Hargraves
Licence
Migrated
Miners
Nugget
Pan
Panning
Prospecting
Rich
Rush
Shaft
Squatter
Stockade
Wealth

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