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ANCIENT GREECE

ANCIENT

GREECE

ANCIENT ROME

ANCIENT

ROME

ANCIENT MALI

ANCIENT

MALI

ANCIENT CHINA

ANCIENT

CHINA

ANCIENT EGYPT

ANCIENT

EGYPT

THE EXPLORERS

EXPLORE

CLUE 1

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200 POINTS


Response 1

THIS CITY IS KNOWN AS THE

CAPITAL OF GREECE

WHAT IS ATHENS?

THE ROMANS USED THIS TYPE

OF ARCHITECTURE TO CARRY

WATER TO THEIR CITIES

WHAT ARE AQUEDUCTS?

MALI IS LOCATED ON THIS

CONTINENT

WHAT IS AFRICA?

THE CHINESE DEVELOPED THIS

FABRIC FROM SILK WORMS

WHAT IS SILK?

THESE WERE USED FOR BURIAL

TOMBS IN ANCIENT EGYPT

WHAT ARE THE

PYRAMIDS?

THE FIRST PERMANENT

ENGLISH SETTLEMENT

WHAT IS JAMESTOWN?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

THIS IMPORTANT BUILDING IN

ATHENS WAS A TEMPLE TO

THE GODDESS ATHENA

WHAT IS THE

PARTHENON?

THE ONLY PEOPLE WHO

COULD VOTE IN ANCIENT ROME

WHO WERE MALE

CITIZENS?

THIS WAS AN IMPORTANT

TRADING CITY IN MALI

WHAT IS TIMBUKTU?

THIS IS THE ONLY MANMADE

OBJECT THAT CAN BE SEEN

FROM OUTER SPACE

WHAT IS THE GREAT

WALL OF CHINA?

EGYPT IS LOCATED ON THIS

CONTINENT

WHAT IS AFRICA?

THE COUNTRY THAT

SPONSORED COLUMBUS'S

FIRST TRIP ACROSS THE

ATLANTIC

WHAT IS SPAIN?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

A CROP THAT GREW WELL IN

ANCIENT GREECE

WHAT ARE OLIVE TREES

OR GRAPES?

ANCIENT ROME WAS LOCATED

ON THIS SEA

WHAT WAS THE

MEDITERRANEAN?

THIS MINERAL WAS USED TO

PRESERVE FOODS AND WAS A

NECESSITY FOR PEOPLE OF

THE DESERT

WHAT IS SALT?

CHINA IS LOCATED ON THIS

CONTINENT

WHAT IS ASIA?

THE ALPHABET USED BY

EGYPTIANS WAS CALLED THIS

WHAT ARE

HIEROGLYPHICS?

ONE OBSTACLE THAT WAS

ENCOUNTERED BY EARLY

EXPLORERS

STARVATION, DEATH,

SMALL SHIPS, WEATHER,

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THE OLYMPIC GAMES BEGAN IN

GREECE TO HONOR THIS GOD

WHO WAS ZEUS?

THE HUGE STRUCTURE WHERE

GLADIATOR FIGHTS WERE

HELD

WHAT WAS THE

COLISEUM?

THE EMPIRE OF MALI DID NOT

HAVE A WRITTEN LANGUAGE.

MOST OF WHAT WE KNOW

ABOUT MALI IS BECAUSE OF

THIS

WHAT IS

STORYTELLING/ ORAL

THE LEADER OF THE ANCIENT

CHINESE GOVERNMENT WAS

CALLED THIS

WHAT IS AN EMPEROR?

THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS USED

THIS PLANT FOR PAPER

WHAT IS PAPYRUS?

THE FIRST PERMANENT

SPANISH SETTLEMENT

WHAT WAS ST.

AUGUSTINE?

CLUE 5

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

GREECE WAS KNOWN AS THE

BIRTHPLACE OF THIS FORM OF

GOVERNMENT

WHAT IS DEMOCRACY?

THE FORM OF GOVERNMENT

DEVELOPED IN ANCIENT ROME

WHAT WAS REPUBLICAN

(A REPUBLIC)?

THESE TWO KINGS RULED THE

WEST AFRICAN EMPIRE OF

MALI

WHO ARE SUNDIATA AND

MANSA MUSA?

THE ANCIENT CHINESE

STUDIED ASTRONOMY, WHICH

IS THE STUDY OF THESE

WHAT ARE THE STARS?

THIS PERSON WAS THE

LEADER OF THE ANCIENT

EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT

WHO WAS THE PHARAOH?

TO REACH THE CONTINENT OF

NORTH AMERICA, ALL OF THE

EXPLORERS WE HAVE STUDIED

CROSSED OR SAILED ON THIS

OCEAN.

WHAT IS THE ATLANTIC

OCEAN?

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CIVIL RIGHTS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

SHE REFUSED TO GIVE UP HERSEAT ON A BUS FOR A WHITEMAN.    

 Response:   

WHO IS ROSA PARKS?

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FAMOUS AMERICANS

FAMOUS

AMER.

ECONOMICS

ECON.

GOVERNMENT

GOV'T

NATIVE AMERICANS

NATIVE

AMER.

MAP SKILLS

MAP

SKILLS

GEOGRAPHY

GEOG-

RAPHY

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS PERSON WAS THE FIRST

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED

STATES

WHO IS GEORGE

WASHINGTON?

SOMEONE WHO BUYS GOOD

OR SERVICES

WHAT IS A CONSUMER?

RULES PEOPLE LIVE BY

WHAT ARE LAWS?

THE NATIVE AMERICANS

TAUGHT THE EARLY SETTLERS

HOW TO GROW THIS CROP

WHAT IS CORN?

AN AREA WHERE PEOPLE LIVE,

WORK, AND PLAY

WHAT IS A COMMUNITY?

A PIECE OF LAND

SURROUNDED ON THREE SIDES

BY WATER

WHAT IS A PENINSULA?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THIS PERSON WAS

RESPONSIBLE FOR FREEING

THE SLAVES DURING THE CIVIL

WAR.

WHO WAS ABRAHAM

LINCOLN?

THE SHORTAGE OF A GOOD

OR SERVICE

WHAT IS SCARCITY?

A PLACE WHERE PEOPLE LIVE

AND WORK TOGETHER

WHAT IS A COMMUNITY?

THESES SOUTHWEST INDIANS

LIVED IN BUILDINGS WITH MANY

DIFFERENT LEVELS MADE

FROM ADOBE

WHO WERE THE

PUEBLOS?

MANY YEARS AGO, PEOPLE

SETTLED ALONG THESE FOR

TRANSPORTATION AND FOR A

WATER SOURCE

WHAT ARE RIVERS?

THIS IMAGINARY LINE DIVIDES

THE EARTH INTO NORTHERN

AND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERES

WHAT IS THE EQUATOR?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THIS PERSON WAS A

PEACEFUL LEADER OF BLACK

AMERICANS

WHO WAS MARTIN

LUTHER KING, JR.?

TRADING ITEMS PEOPLE NEED

INSTEAD OF USING MONEY TO

PAY IS AN EXAMPLE OF THIS

WHAT IS BARTER?

A PERSON WHO HAS SERVED IN

THE MILITARY

WHAT IS A VETERAN?

SOME EASTERN WOODLAND

INDIANS LIVED IN THESE

BUILDINGS MADE FROM WOOD

AND SINEW WITH BARK ON THE

ROOF

WHAT ARE LONGHOUSES?

METHOD FOR MEASURING

DISTANCE ON A MAP

WHAT IS SCALE?

HALF OF A SPHERE

WHAT IS A

HEMISPHERE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THIS LADY WAS A LEADER OF

WOMEN'S RIGHTS, ESPECIALLY

CONCERNING WOMEN'S RIGHT

TO VOTE

WHO WAS SUSAN B.

ANTHONY?

GOODS MADE BY PEOPLE AND

THAT ARE USED TO PRODUCE

OTHER GOODS AND SERVICES

WHAT ARE CAPITAL

RESOURCES?

A REPRESENTATIVE

DEMOCRACY

WHAT IS A REPUBLIC

(REPUBLICAN FORM OF

THESE NATIVE AMERICANS

TRAVELED AROUND THE

PLAINS AREA OF THE UNITED

STATES FOLLOWING THE

BUFFALO HERDS

WHO WERE THE SIOUX

(OR PLAINS) INDIANS?

THIS TELLS YOU WHICH

DIRECTION IS NORTH, SOUTH,

EAST, OR WEST ON A MAP

WHAT IS A COMPASS

ROSE?

AUSTRALIA, NORTH AMERICA,

SOUTH AMERICA, EUROPE,

ASIA, AFRICA, ANTARCTICA

WHAT ARE THE SEVEN

CONTINENTS?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

HE PROVED THAT ELECTRICITY

WAS PRESENT IN LIGHTENING

BY USING A KITE

WHO WAS BENJAMIN

FRANKLIN?

YOU ARE GIVEN A CHOICE

BETWEEN CANDY AND

POPCORN.  IF YOU DECIDE TO

CHOOSE CANDY, POPCORN

WOULD BE CONSIDERED YOUR

WHAT?

WHAT IS OPPORTUNITY

COST?

RIGHTS THAT CANNOT BE

TAKEN AWAY

WHAT ARE INALIENABLE

RIGHTS?

NORTHWEST INDIANS MADE

THESE TALL POLES TO SCARE

AWAY EVIL SPIRITS

WHAT ARE TOTEM

POLES?

USUALLY FOUND AT THE TOP

OF A MAP, THIS TELLS YOU

WHAT THE MAP ILLUSTRATES

WHAT IS THE TITLE?

THIS OCEAN BORDERS

VIRGINIA

WHAT IS THE ATLANTIC

OCEAN?

 CATEGORY:   

CIVIL RIGHTS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

SHE REFUSED TO GIVE UP HERSEAT ON A BUS FOR A WHITEMAN.    

 Response:   

WHO IS ROSA PARKS?

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