Crossword Puzzle

Across

1. Front part of a ship.

4. Grain hull.

7. Coarse, woven floor covering.

10. Bow and __ __ __ __ __.

11. Anger.

12. President Kimball is a prophet, __ __ __ __, and revelator.

13. Requirement.

14. Region.

15. Where we bathe.

18. Donkey.

20. Nickname for father.

21. Two-letter preposition.

22. Unit of weight.

23. Small child.

25. Finish.

26. Single unit.

27. Decay.

29. Used in tennis and volleyball.

30. An adult male deer.

32. An eight-year-old Primary boy can be a Cub __ __ __ __ __.

36. __ __ __ __ are for seeing.

39. Two fives equal __ __ __.

40. Noise a cow makes.

41. Harbor.

42. Opposite of yes.

43. Abbreviation for year.

44. Likely.

45. Fox’s home.

Down

1. Container made of woven material.

2. Useable mine product.

3. Small brown singing bird.

5. A chick’s mother.

6. A charge for services.

7. An X made in place of a signature.

8. Past tense of eat.

9. Gratitude.

16. On the surface.

17. Outlaw.

18. Lawyer.

19. Promptly.

22. Rip.

24. Canvas shelter.

28. A swimming animal related to the weasel.

30. Pigpen.

31. Article used before words beginning with a vowel.

32. Piece of food dipped in a liquid.

33. Small, narrow bed.

34. Opposite of down.

35. “Heel, __ __ __, and around we go.”

36. Fifth and sixth letters of the word bonnet.

37. Abbreviation for east-northeast.

38. A child but not a daughter.

40. Shortened form of mother.

Answers:

Across—(1) bow, (4) chaff, (7) mat, (10) arrow, (11) wrath, (12) seer, (13) need, (14) area, (15) tub, (18) ass, (20) pa, (21) to, (22) ton, (23) tot, (25) end, (26) one, (27) rot, (29) net, (30) stag, (32) Scout, (36) eyes, (39) ten, (40) moo, (41) port, (42) no, (43) yr., (44) apt, (45) den. Down—(1) basket, (2) ore, (3) wren, (5) hen, (6) fee, (7) mark, (8) ate, (9) thanks, (16) upon, (17) bandit, (18) attorney, (19) soon, (22) tear, (24) tent, (28) otter, (30) sty, (31) an, (32) sop, (33) cot, (34) up, (35) toe, (36) et, (37) ENE, (38) son, (40) ma.

Rhyme-A-Tree

Match the tree names at right with the proper descriptions, using as clues the words in parentheses that rhyme with names of trees.

1. Light-colored hardwood used for making furniture (staple).

 

a. pine

2. Tropical fruit tree bearing oblong fruit (late).

 

b. birch

3. Drooping branches used in basket weaving (sleeping pillow).

 

c. gum

4. Grey-barked, hardwood nut tree (leech).

 

d. fir

5. Resinous, coned, and needled tree (fine).

 

e. spruce

6. Hardwood sometimes made into punishing sticks (chicory).

 

f. teak

7. California redwood pine (daboia).

 

g. banyan

8. Timber from East Indian tree used for shipbuilding (beak).

 

h. beech

9. Indians made canoes from its bark (lurch).

 

i. maple

10. Has edible fuzzy-skinned fruit (teach).

 

j. ming

11. Softwood evergreen with dense foliage (juice).

 

k. hickory

12. East Indian tree belonging to the mulberry family (canyon).

 

l. date

13. Scrubby black-barked American oak (slack pack).

 

m. blackjack

14. The bonsai or dwarfed evergreen (ring).

 

n. peach

15. Flat-leaf northern pine (spur).

 

o. weeping willow

16. The eucalyptus tree of Australia (sum).

 

p. sequoia

Answers:

(1) i, (2) l, (3) o, (4) h, (5) a, (6) k, (7) p, (8) f, (9) b, (10) n, (11) e, (12) g, (13) m, (14) j, (15) d, (16) c.