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He was the first explorer in modern times to reach North America's mainland

John Cabot

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His search for the Northwest Passage gave France a claim to Canada

Jacques Cartier

2

The worlds largest bay is named for The man who discovered it

Hudson

3

The first Bible printed in America was his translation of the Scriptures into an Indian language

John Eliott

4

He translated portions of the Scriptures into the Mohawk language

Joseph Brant

5

He invented a written language for the Cherokees

Sequoya

6

He brought the gospel to the Indians until his death at the age of 29 from tuberculosis

David Brainerd

7

He was the founder of Rhode Island end of the first Baptist Church in America

Roger Williams

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A plain or hilly region within the temperate zone that is covered by grasses

Prairie

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Prairies experience more extreme weather conditions than other areas. true or false

True

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The plants that are least likely to grow on the prairie

Trees

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The most important animal to the Indians of the plains

The bison

12

The ground squirrel that lived in vast underground towns stretching over the prairie

Prairie dog

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The largest land animal in the Western Hemisphere

The bison

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Most Plains Indians lived in this structure

Tepee

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Begin the ends of the Dakota tribe were also called this

The Souix

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The very early but advanced civilization that is famous for their burial mounds

The Hopewell

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The Indians from this tribe defeated Custer at Little Big Horn

The Souix

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This tribe was named for the color of their moccasins

The Blackfoot

19

This tribe was the predominant tribe in the Florida Everglades

The Seminole

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This tribe kept a pictorial chronicle of their history

The Delaware

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These were the most famous Indians to settle Mexico

The Aztec

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Five tribes of this group formed the League of Five Nations

The Iroquois

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This tribe celebrated the first Thanksgiving with the pilgrims

The Wampanoag

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These Indians had an advanced civilization in Central America

The Maya

25

These are the most famous Indians of South America

The Inca

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Canada's capital city

Ottawa

27

Canada's form of government

Constitutional monarchy

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Early explorers of Canada were searching for a water route to Asia called this

The Northwest Passage

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England gained control of most of North America as a result of this

The French and Indian War