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Another word for explorer is ____________________________. voyager
Explorers change other people's world _________________________. perspective
A word that means people believed strange things. superstitious
People looked for new markets and places because _______________became more popular. trade
The ships that Dias built. caravel
Christian religion that played a part in discoveries of strange lands. catholic
Muslim prophet Mohammed
One word for North Pole. arctic
One word for South Pole. Antarctic
Another word for treacherous. dangerous
Discovered the Great Barrier Reef. Captain James cook
James Cook's ship. endeavour
Place Captain James Cook first visited. tahiti
Place Captain James Cook died. hawaii
Place where true north is found. sea
Another name for eskimos. inuits
Houses eskimos live in. igloos
Animal found by James Cook in the southern seas. whales

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All about Captain James Cook Crossword

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Island visited by James Cook in 1769 Tahiti
Land dubbed "The Friendly Islands" by James Cook Tonga
Island visited by James Cook in 1778 Kauai
Natives encountered by James Cook Maori
Name of James Cook's ship Endeavour
1770 landfall for James Cook BotanyBay
Country James Cook was born England
Deadly disease James Cook saved his crew from Scurvy
Age James Cook died Fifty
James Cook's wife's last name Batts
Month James Cook died February
James Cook's first landfall Australia
Place James Cook was killed KealakekuaBay
Month James Cook was born October
What navy did James Cook join? Royal
Reef James Cook's ship nearly sank on GreatBarrierReef
Number of voyages James Cook went on three
Fabled southern continent James Cook disproved TerraAustralis
What James Cook made the first accurate map of Pacific
King of Hawaii James Cook kidnapped Terreeoboo

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Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

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In 1592______ sailed the ocean blue. Columbus
Conquered the Inca civilization. Francisco Pizaro
Discovered New York State, Canada and Hudson Bay Henry Hudson
Fierce sailors who raided towns in their free time Vikings
A navigation device which replaced the Astrolabe and the Cross-staff because it could be used on land and sea. Sextant
A faster and more efficient cargo ship invented for better sea tavel. Caravel
Famous Portuguese leader who created a school for navigational sailing. Prince Henry
A system used for mass-producing books and maps. Printing Press
Long stories passed down verbally generation to generation. Saga
Northern part of Europe which includes Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Scandinavia
Eric The Red's son, viking explorer who discovered Greenland Lief Ericson
A very long and sleek ship used by the vikings. Longship
The Incan emperor that Francisco Pizaro captured and murdered. Atahlupa
Famous conquistador who conquered the Aztecs of Mexico. Hernando Cortes
Number of natives Christopher Columbus took back to Spain to serve as slaves. 500 natives
Columbus's sons name. Ferdinand
Name of the biggest main ship Columbus sailed with on his most famous voyage. Santa Maria
Name the other two ships in the same voyage in number 17. Nina and Pinta
A term used by the vikings to describe the savage natives. Skraelings
What the vikings were called/what they called themselves. Norsemen
A famous explorer who has a game named after him and found a lot of the Silk Road Marco Polo
An enormous trading route from East Asia to Europe. Silk Road

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Inuit Word Search

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Raven
migratory
Throat singing
Inuktitut
Inuit Circumpolar Council
Treaty
Shamanism
Nunavut
Arctic
Hunt
Whale
Caribou
Eskimo
Igloo
Inuit

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European Explorers Crossword

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Europeans began ____________ North America. exploring
___________ were people from Europe. Explorers
When explorers arrived, _________ peoples guided through their traditional territories. Aboriginal
Early North American communities were called _________. colonies
Goods from the __________ included silk cloth and spices such as cloves and cinnamon. Indies
Routes from ________ to Europe were controlled traders who charged high prices for bringing goods to Europe. Asia
In 1492, the king and queen of Spain were interested in the ideas of the master mariner named ____________ ____________. Christopher Columbus
Three famous Spanish ships were named the Nina, the Pinta & the ___________ ____________. Santa Maria
Explorers looked for the ________ _______ at night to help them find directions. North Star
This name was used to describe the Aboriginal peoples for many years. Indians
_________ are people whose main job is trading. Merchants
______ _______ travelled further north than Columbus did. John Cabot
________ are things that are fair for people to have or do. Rights
John Cabot found more _______ than people. fish
The ________ was in charge of the ship. captain
________ ______ started working on ships as young as nine or ten years old. Ship boys
Work on a ship went on _________ _______ hours a day. twenty four
Most meals on a ship included __________, a soup or stew made of boiled fish and peas. pottage
After many days at sea, pale, wiggly beetles called _________ usually got into the biscuits. weevils
A __________ is someone who doesn't have experience at sea. landlubber

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Famous Explorers Crossword

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Who sailed the ocean in 1492 Christopher Columbus
Who was the first European to reach India by sea Vasco de Gama
1497, he discover parts of North America John Cabot
Made the first Europeans contact with the Eastern Coast of Australia James Cook
He conquered Mexico Hernando Cortes
Mapped much of the Southern half of the modern United States Hernando De Soto
Conquered Peru Francisco pizarro
English sea explorer and navigator in the early 17th century Jacque Cartier
Organized the Castilian expedition to the East Indies Ferdinand Magellan
Best known for crossing the isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean in 1513 Vasco Balboa
First demanstrates that Brazil and the West IndIves did not represent Asias eastern outskirts as initially conjectured from Columbian voyages America Vespucius
Sailed around the southernNmost tip of Africa in 1488, reaching the Indian Ocean from the Atlantic Bartolomeu Dias
Found the city of Santa Fe and New Mexico in 1610 Pedro Peralta
Explored the Great Lakes region of the United States, Canad, the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico Sierra do Salle
Claimed the Moreast coast of South America for Portugal Pedro Alvares Cabral
Founded New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608 Samuel Champlain
First governed of Puerto Rico by appointment of the Spanish crown Juan Ponce Leon
Italian explorer of North America in service of King Francis I of France Giovanni Verrazzano
First resident Bishop of Chiapas Bartolome Casas

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Frozen Kingdom Crossword

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A deep vertical crack in a glacier.Explorers have to be careful not to fall into one Crevasse
The way your toes feel when they get cold Numb
The verb used to describe what happens to water at 0C Freeze
The largest mammal in the arctic Polar bear
Medium sized toothed whale Narwhal
A large flippered marine mammal that has tusks Walrus
People also known as Inuit and yupik Eskimo
A house made of ice Igloo
The titanic crashed into one of these Iceberg
Another name for reindeer Caribou
Something white and fluffy Snow
Inuit sleeping bags were made from this Reindeer skin
Furry jackets worn by inuits Parkas
Inuit boots are made from this Seal skin
An Inuit boat used when hunting sea animals Kayak
Used in the past for traveling across the snow Sled
Used for traveling across the snow today Snowmobile
A type of dog used to pull a sled Husky
Thick fat from the body of an animal Blubber
A British naval officer who led expeditions to the antarctic Captain Scott
The man who led the expedition that was the first to reach the south pole Amundsen
90% of the ice on earth is found here Antarctic
A small white fluffy animal about 46-68cm long Arctic fox
Type of weasel that lives in the arctic Wolverine
The tallest and heaviest of this species of bird that lives in antarctica Emperor penguin
These birds have spiky yellow and black feathers on the top of their head and lives in antarctica Rockhopper penguin
Travellers in the cold sometimes suffer from this Frostbite
Amundsen reached here first South pole
This animal is large and squat with flippers .He spends time in the water and on land Seal

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Exploration and Colonization Word Search :) Crossword

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A small sailing ship caravel
A person who goes on adventures to discover new things explorer
Portuguese explorer who organized the Spanish expedition to the East indies from 1519 to 1522 Magellan
A long journey over seas Voyage
An instrument used for navigation compass
Navigators used it to measure the inclined position in the sky Astrolabe
The 1st European to reach India by sea Vasco da Gama
An important figure in the 15th century Prince Henry the Navigator
An Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer that discovered America Christopher Columbus
A period in the 15th century where European ships traveled around the world to search for new trading routes and partners Age of Exploration
A water route to Asia through the North America sought by the European explorers Northwest Passage
An exchange of goods, ideas, and people between Europe and the Americas Colombian Exchange
A land ruled by another country Colony
A large farm Plantation
Sailing all around the world circumnavigate
A document constituting a fundamental guarantee of rights and privileges Magna Carta
Early European settlers of the Plymouth Colony Pilgrims
Part ownership in a business Stock
An act of holding people against their will and making them work without pay Slavery
Crops such as tobacco, rice, and indigo, that were grown for export to Europe; not grown for the farmer’s use Cash crop

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Exploration Colonization Crossword

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New sources of wealth spices and luxury Exploration
Improved navigation; mapping Cartography
"New World" in Latin Mundus Novus
Explored northeast coast of North America John Cabot
Small, lighter, and faster ships ideal for ocean travel Caravel
Spanish adventurers who led conquests in the Americas Conquistadors
He was born in UK, England James Cook
He discovered North America and Quebec Samuel de Champlain
Was a hot spot for luxury goods East Asia
Aztec emperor Montezuma II
Discovered the Pacific Ocean (after crossing Panama) Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Spain was accused of using Christianity as a smokescreen for killing countless natives Black Legend
Financed numerous expeditions along the West African coastline in hopes of finding gold Prince Henry
Built on Dias' route, completed an all water expedition to India in 1498 Vasco de Gama
Used to determine latitude by measuring altitude of celestial bodies Cross Staff
Powerful landlords of great estates; military service class Boyars
Conquered the Aztecs in Mesoamerica Hernando Cortes
First permanent settlement in Virginia Jamestown
In search of the Northwest Passage, he explored St. Lawrence River region of Canada Jacques Cartier
Spaniards born in the New World to Spanish parents Creoles

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Introduction to Geography Crossword

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a landform; high, flat land plateau
lines that go from north to south longitude
This geography theme answers the question "What is it like there?" place
a large body of land; there are seven of these continent
--- location is where a place lies in relation to another place relative
lines that go from east to west latitude
--- location is the exact point a place lies; it can be determined by latitude and longitude absolute
This is an area in which the people or places share something important, like language, religion, and natural resources region
--- is the continent at the southern most tip of the earth antarctic
The --- Ocean is directly south of Asia indian
The prefix of this word means "earth" and the root means "write" geography
"Where is this place?" is the question one asks when applying this theme location
The theme of human-environmental --- tells how people use and change a place, particularly its natural resources interaction
This continent is directly west of Asia and actually shares the same land mass europe
The study of the earth's surface, including the rocks of which it is composed geology

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Charlotte Doyle Crossword

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Main Character Charlotte
Black man, doctor, cook, maintenance man Zachariah
Another word for dirk Knife
Author's name Avi
1st mate in the beginning Hollybrass
Second mate Keetch
Ship's name Seahawk
Captain's name Jaggery
The Jail on the ship is called a ..... Brig
Another word for knife Dirk
The place in America Charlotte ended up Providence
24 hours after the trial, Charlotte was going to get... Hung

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