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1

What is an upright stone slab carved with enscriptions

Stele

2

Famous landmark in Southern Ohio

Great Serpend Mound

3

Indian God whose worshipers believed he would return one day

Quetzel Coatl

4

Collections of knotted strings used for recording data

Quipu

5

The Venice of the New World

Tenochtitlan

6

Ice or Land Bridge allowing people to cross to North America

Berengia

7

Group of Indians known for hunting Bison

Plains Indians

8

What people lived in dome shaped structures

Mound Builders

9

A wide and despersed group of Indians believed to be united by trade

Hopewell

10

Natural disasters and disease were the cause of the decline in thes civilization

Myan

11

Texcoco, Aztecs, and Tiacopen were apart of what

Triple Alliance

12

Matriarchial society

Eastern Woodlands

13

System used for trade in the Inca Empire

Barter

14

Hopewell Indians, Mississippi Indians, and Adeana Indians were also known

North American Indians

15

Who built villages out of sundried brick

pueblos

16

Known for their peaceful culture

Hopi

17

These people were American Indians and religious leaders , Medicine Men

Shaman

18

Indian civilization who settled in Cuzco

Incas

19

group that inhabited mesoamerica to the Aztec people

Olmecs and Zapotecs