Native Americans


  1. The best way to describe Native American groups in the 1500s is as

    skilled at hunting

    skilled at farming

    unified

    diverse


  2. Sun dried brick is also known as

    adobe

    glacier

    culture

    quipu


  3. According to experts, the first Americans entered North America by

    swimming

    crossing a land bridge

    climbing over glaciers

    space crafts


  4. The development of ______ enabled people to remain in one place and build permanent settlements.

    hunting

    fishing

    farming

    sports


  5. An Inuit house with a roof of wood and skins is a

    teepee

    igloo

    long house

    pit house


  6. Which of the following was NOT an Iroquois nation

    Crow

    Onondaga

    Seneca

    Mohawk


  7. How did the formation of the League of Iroquois change life for people in that culture group?

    women no longer had any property rights

    warfare among the Iroquois nations ended

    one religious leader now made all decisions

    the Iroquois built permanent villages


  8. Culture is

    the study of the human past

    the study of people, their environment and their resources

    the way people live

    a fancy clothing line


  9. A ceremonial dinner held by Native Americans of the Northwest was a(n)

    potlatch

    alliance

    irrigation

    adobe


  10. Native Americans developed different cultures because they

    came to the Americas from different parts of the world.

    were from different social classes.

    adapted their ways of life to different environments.

    could not agree on one common way of life.


  11. Because some Native Americans lived on the Plains, they

    made homes of wood and brick

    raised corn, beans and squash

    depended on buffalo for food and clothing


  12. Why can't we be completely sure when the first Americans came to America?

    They are all dead.

    They left no written records.

    They lived far away.

    Shhh! It's a secret.


  13. Since the Anasazis lived in the desert, they had to

    live without water

    live without farming

    irrigate the land

    trade with the Iroquois


  14. What were mounds build by Mound Builders used for?

    sledding

    burials and religious ceremonies

    feasts

    prisons


  15. The study of evidence left by early people is known as

    geography

    archaeology

    culture

    history


  16. Which of the following would be an example of things an archaeologist would study?

    Stone tools and weapons

    Computers

    Archaeologists don't study


  17. Scientists believe people reached the Americas

    between 100,000 and 10,000 years ago.

    2000 years ago.

    in 1492.

    last week.


  18. Beringia is the name for the land bridge that connects _____ to North America.

    Europe

    South America

    Asia

    Mars


  19. Why did people cross the land bridge?

    to visit relatives

    It was too hot in Asia.

    They were following the animals.


  20. The best known groups of Mound Builders were

    The Hopewells and Mohawks

    The Hopewells and Anasazis

    The Hohokams and Mississippians

    The Hopewells and Mississippians


  21. Before 2012, the last time the Reds were in the playoffs was

    1999

    2010

    1990

    Never


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