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Puzzle #1

Puzzle 1

ARCHAEOLOGY
ARTIFACT
ATLATL
AXE
BLOCK
BOOK
CERAMIC
CHERT
CORE
DEBITAGE
DELFT
FLAKE
FORM
HISTORY
JASPER
JEFFERSON
LOCI
MAP
MUNSUNGUN
MUSEUM
NEWHAMPSHIRE
POTTERY
REBAR
SCRAP
SCREEN
SITE
SLIPWARE
TENT
PIT
TROWEL
created by Deborah Duranceau
Puzzle #1 answers on bottom of page

 

 

Puzzle #2

Crossword Puzzle

Across:
2. Plumb _
5. For the course
8. Genetic make-up letters
11. Stone type, found in several varieties
13. Anthropologists’ study
14. Field __; one of the most important aspects in field archaeology
15. Water bottle brand name
16. WNW opposite
17. Soil _, or one stratum
19. Part of agreement between a CRM firm and their client (pl. acronym)
20. View from a plane
22. The “T” in STP
24. Female sheep
29. Marking tool, used for building
31. Common find at a farmstead; “lucky”
33. Early pottery type
34. Compass direction
36. Popular country on Archaeology based TV programs
39. Don’t confuse this term with dirt; according to geologists
40. Grassy, top soil
41. Rhode Island based Archaeology Company (acronym)
42. Utility clearing
43. Excavation (acronym)
44. To conform to one’s environment
Down:
1. Decoration used on pottery
3. Archaic point type
4. Time frame
5. General term for an excavation
6. Past tense; food consumption
7. What one does after a long day of digging?
10. Spear throwing attachment
12. Top soil
15. Baltic; e.g.
18. Preferred after work beverage, for some field archaeologists
21. Old __; time period
23. T - __
25. Type of screening
26. Compass direction
27. How excavations are dug; by ____
28. Lithic source, Mountain in NH
30. Type of stone tool
32. 2.5 YR 5/8; e.g.
34. Gets you clean after some dirty digging
35. Soil texture
37. __ sherd
39. Hot tub
created by Dawn Lassman
Answers to Puzzle #2 on bottom of page
Puzzle#1 answers
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Puzzle 2 answers
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