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1

In the Eastern Woodlands, what kind of Indians, home, occupations, and transportation was there?

1. Indians = Powhatan
2. Homes = Wood and bark houses
3. Occupations = Fisherman, hunters, and farmers
4. Transportation = Walked and paddles canoes

2

In the Plains, what kind of Indians, home, occupations, and transportation was there?

1. Indians = Lakota Sioux
2. Homes = Teepees
3. Occupations = Hunters, horseman, and warriors
4. Transportation = Walked and used horses

3

In the Southwest, what kind of Indians, home, occupations, and transportation was there?

1. Indians = Pueblo
2. Homes = Multi-story terraced building
3. Occupations = Farmers
4. Transportation = Walked

4

The Lakota Sioux Indians live in the _________ regions.

Plains

5

The Lakota Sioux live in homes called ____________ which are made from ____________.

Teepees homes, Buffalo

6

The Lakota Sioux wear _________ clothing and eat _________, __________, and ________.

Buffalo clothing; eat buffalo, deer, and nuts

7

The Lakota Sioux occupations were _________ and __________.

Hunters and Warriors

8

Any interesting fact about the Lakota Sioux is that they ___________.

hunt deer and that buffalo weighed 4,000 pounds.

9

Who was Pocahontas' father?

Chief Powhatan

10

What kind of land/plants were in the Plains?

Grass

11

What kind of climate is in the Plains?

hot summers and harsh winters

12

The Powhatan Indians live in the _________ region.

Tidewater

13

The Powhatan Indians live in homes called ________ made from _______.

longhouses; bark

14

The Powhatan Indians wear ___________ clothing and eat __________, ______________, and ____________.

animal skins clothing; eat corn, squash, and bean

15

The Powhatan Indians travel by ______ and ________.

walking and canoes

16

The Powhatan Indians occupations were ___________ and _____________.

hunters and farmers.

17

What is an interesting fact about the Powhatan Indians?

Their most famous member was Pocahontas.

18

What is a nomad?

A nomad is a person with no permanent home.