Type
Crossword
Description

Perhaps the most famous stamp ever issued? Penny Black
Invented by James Starley it was a brand new way to get around penny-farthing
It's a cold and creamy desert created by Jacob Fussell (USA) Icecream
The world's first underground railway is opened in London. It is powered by steam. Tube
Made by Fry's in Bristol and eaten in Easter Easter eggs
The first ??? published in Britain was printed. It was called Comic Cuts Comic Book
thanks to you could type so there was no need to write with a new invention the ??? Typewriter
Henry Bessemer found a way to convert iron into ???, which was both stronger and lighter than iron. steel
Discovered in the USA it lead to the birth of the modern ??? industry. oil
Isaac Singer produced a ??? machine which could be used at home. sewing

Industrialization Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who starts or organizes a business or a factory. Entrepreneur
Who was part of the working class? Factory-Workers
Where did the Industrial Revolution begin? England
What type of revolution was the industrial revolution? Economic-revolution
Coal was needed to smelt the ______ ore. Iron
What was one of the uses of the steam engine? Drive-Locomotives
Synonym for cloth Textile
Industrialization began in ___________ in 1850. Germany
What was the name of the city that was industrialized first in England? Manchester
Synonym for wagon. Corf
_______ destroyed spinning mules to keep their jobs. Artisans
What was the youngest age children could work at? Five
Factory where iron is smelted for processing. Foundry
Who built the first passenger railway? Robert-Stephenson
What is a combustile gas present in coal mine? Firedamp

Ancient China Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The __________ dynasty introduced the mandate of heaven. zhou
Which philosophy did emperor Qin Shihuangdi base his laws on? legalism
Which emperor was able to conquer all of China? Qin Shihuangdi
Which philosophy taught that true harmony comes from the balance of Yin and Yang? Daoism
What was the name of the dynasty whose religion was centered on ancestor worship? Shang
Which engineer found a way to use flooding to grow crops? Yu
_______ is a form of government that is structured like a pyramid with a few people at the top but many on the bottom. bureaucracy
Which one of the Han's industries was very valuable for trade with people outside of China? silk
__________ is a treatment invented by the Hans where thin needles are inserted in specific parts of your body. acupunture
The invention of paper was an ideal material for ________. calligraphy
An ________ is something that takes away pain. Anesthetic
Magicians told emperor Qin Shihuangdi that if he drank the magic poison he could be __________ Immortal
An instrument made by the Hans to detect earthquakes. Seismograph
The Shang lived in ______, a large group of friends and family. Clans
The Analects was a book filled with sayings of the founder of which philosophy? Confucianism
In Daoism which one of the opposing forces of nature means "sunlit" Yang
An _______ is a place where water can be found in a desert. Oasis
What was built on China's northern border as protection from invaders by the Qin empire? Great Wall
_________ was the central trading point where the Eastern and Western Silk Roads met. Kashgar
What was the name of the first dynasty? Xia

2nd Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Alexander Graham Bell invented telephone
a light fuel oil obtained by distilling petroleum, used especially in jet engines and domestic heaters and lamps and as a cleaning solvent. kerosene
A form of iron that quickly became the most widely used metal in construction, machinery, and railroad equipment. steel
Thomas Edison invented lightbulb
Henry Ford invented in 1908 automobile
exclusive rights over an invention; copyright patent
The process by which passengers or goods are moved or delivered from one place to another. transportation
The Wright brothers developed airplane
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting hot air through melted iron to quickly remove impurities. Bessemer process
Were essential to westward expansion because they made it easier to travel to and live in the west railroad

Medieval Europe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Inventors and Inventions of the Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Henry Ford used a ________ _____ to make automobile frames. Conveyer belt
He developed a new way to send sound without a wire. Guglielmo Marconi
People could now use the _______ to transmit their voices over long distances to communicate with others. Alexander Graham Bell made this possible. Telephone
This brought light to streets, factories, and cities using electricity to light up a wire. It would only last about a day and it was created by Thomas Edison. Light Bulb
He created machines that had interchangeable parts, which lowered the cost of repairs and replacements. His machines with interchangeable parts helped unskilled workers to produce large amounts of product efficiently. Eli Whitney
The ________ ______ also known as the water frame was the first textile machine to be powered by water. It made stronger and larger amounts of thread and was created by Richard Arkwright. Spinning Frame
He improved and made the steam engine more efficient and cheaper to run. James Watt
_______ Jenny was created by James Hargreaves that spinned eight threads at once. Spinning
The manufacturing process for steel was first created by ______ ________ and this process became known as the Bessemer Process Henry Bessemer
_____ Field laid the first permanent telegraph line across the Atlantic Ocean for communications. Cyrus
Samuel F.B Morse created an electric ________ that transmitted signals or messages sometimes using code. telegraph
His research of his invention, the electric motor, led him to discover that he used electricity to create power. Michael Faraday
John Kay invented the ______ _____ to allow a weaver to weave wider fabrics easily. flying shuttle
______ ______ was created by Rudolf Diesel; It used compressed hot air to ignite the fuel. Diesel engine
He invented the power loom to weave threads into cloth and reduce the need for humans to weave. Edmund Cartwright
He created the first Successful commercial steamboat Robert Fulton

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Scottish inventor who invented the steam engine James Watt
An American inventor who created the cotton gin Eli Whitney
One of the primary inventors of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Created the electric light bulb and phonograph Thomas Edison
Invented and built the worlds first successful airplane Wright Brothers
An engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power Steam Engine
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds Cotton Gin
A glass bulb Light Bulb
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Airplane
He invented the telegraph Samuel Morse
He invented the Kodak camera George Eastman
He invented the steamboat Robert Fulton
He invented the diesel engine Rudolph Diesel
He developed and manufactured the first automobile Henry Ford
Best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current Nikola Tesla
Patented the first practical sewing machine Elias Howe
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company and laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858 Cyrus Field
He invented a new process for building roads John MacAdam
He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the U.S Francis Lowell
He was a co-developer of the Morse code Samuel Morse
Invented coke smelting Abraham Darby
A British inventor who developed a successful wet spinning process for flax in 1824 James Kay
He funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution Moses Brown
He built the first public inter-city railway line in the world to use steam locomotives George Stephenson

The Industry and Gilded Age Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who drilled the first successful oil well in Pennsylvania? Edwin Drake
Won the election in 1896, and he is a Republican candidate William McKinley
This system allowed government politicians to reward loyal party workers with government jobs. Spoils
It's an economic and political philosophy that favors public, instead of private. Socialism
Invented light bulb Thomas Edison
What integration system consolidated firms in the same business? Horizontal
He is a Stalwart turned reformer upon becoming president; initiated Pendleton Civil Service Act. Arthur
Earned the nickname "captains of industry" Andrew Carnegie
Which act outlawed any trust that operated in restraint of trade or commerce among the several states. Sherman Antitrust
This is a policy which allowed businesses to operate under minimal government regulation. Laissez faire
fueled industrialization, and invest money in a product in order to make profit. Entrepreneurs
Who were pushed from their homelands due to religious discrimination, and crop failures? Immigrants
What did Samuel Morse invented? telegraph
Investors developed a form of group ownership known as a corporation
What market riot had ended deadly violence in Chicago? Hay
This is where workers strike against the pullman palace Car Company Pullman
The law which kept blacks and whites segregated? Jim Crow
This Act prohibited Chinese laborers from entering the country. Chinese Exclusion
The amendment which granted women's right to vote nineteen
He argued that blacks should earn an education and established the Tuskegee insitiute Booker T Washington
This act reversed the government policy of making both gold and silver coins. Coinage
Created an invention which made skyscrapers practical, and invented safety elevator. Elisha Otis
American Federation of labor founded by Samuel Gompers
In 1990, how many college students in the U.S. were women? one third
This is a process for purifying iron resulting in strong, but light weight, steel. Bessemer

Second Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The philosopher who created communism Karl Marx
The philosopher who created capitalism Adam Smith
The use of technology and machines to produce goods. factory System
The movement of people to cities. urbanization
Homes found in slums. tenements
An organization fighting for workers rights. labor union
free market laissez faire
This person developed a new process making steel from iron Henry Bessemer
The noble prize in named after him. Alfred Noble
The Wright brothers were the first to fly this. airplane
Guglielmo Marconi invented this radio
This is owned by many investors who buy their stock. corporation
Louis Pasteur invented this. germ theory
This woman founded the first school of nursing. Florence Nightingale
These were self help organizations to aid the sick. multi-aid societies
Inventor who made the first light bulb. Thomas Edison

U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND