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1

What is an ancestor

An older family member

2

Ideas based on the study and research are also known as

Theory

3

The land bridge that may have existed between Asia and North America was known as

Beringa

4

12,000 years ago people migrated to North America. how far would families migrate in a given lifetime

A few miles

5

Why might Native American origin stories have changed over time

Because it’s hard to remember the same exact thing over several years and tell the same exact story

6

Describe a normadic way of life. What would they follow

They would move place to place to follow food

7

Some early settlers hunted animals and collected nuts, berries and other food. What were they known as?

Hunters and gatherers

8

A group of people with ways of life, religion in learning is a

Civilization

9

The Olmec were named the __________ of culture

Mother

10

The Maya we’re separated into different _____________. They were either priest, nobles, traders or farmers

Levels of skill
Classes

11

Who built the city of Cahokia

Mississippians

12

Who built Mesa Verde and what was unusual about it

The Pueblos because it was built inside a canyon

13

What object was the most important invention to Native Americans living in the Atlantic coastal plain

Canoes

14

Name two jobs the Iroquois men did

Hunted and cleared land

15

Name two jobs the Iroquois women did

Prepared food and made clothing And shoes

16

The Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca formed the

Five nations and the Iroquois

17

The Iroquois build fences called

Palisades

18

One of the most important crops grown by the Iroquois was

Worn

19

To shelters the Algonquin built were

Long houses and wigwams.

20

The Plains Indians hunt today large animal what was it

Buffalo

21

What were some of the items plains Indians would use the animal from number 19 for

Spears, scare it off a cliff, Shoot them with arrows and harpoons

22

People of the great plains have trouble finding wood to burn. What did they use instead

Sod or Buffalo Poo

23

The Cheyenne could not farm in the great plains. Why not

We cleared all the trees so soil couldn’t stay

24

What did Mr. Shannon refer two as the first modle homes what did he referred to as the first trailers

Tepees
Travois

25

The plains culture did not believe people are born into classes

They were elected

26

The tribes Southwest had a deal with hot climate. What was the climate like

Hot Weather and it was dry

27

What adaptions were the Southwest tribes able to make to survive there

Made home into Canyon so it was cool

28

Pueblo people sometimes made houses out of______

Adobe

29

Which western tribe came from Southwest California were excellent traders built canoes. And lived in domed shape shelters

Chumash

30

The Pacific Northwest was region of plenty. What did they have plenty of_______

Water and fish

31

The Plains Indians had the Buffalo, the Pacific Northwest tribes had the ________

Whales

32

What did the tribes of the Pacific Northwest used to make oil

Whales blubber

33

The Pacific Northwest tribes used trees to make what kind of items _____

Canoes

34

The Chinook were able to profit from trade by becoming the middleman. Explain what this means and given example of how it works

They gave the middleman something to trade and get it back

35

What did the people living in artic hunt? What did they live in

Foxes,caroboes, seals, whales, Live in igloo