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America Before 1492

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14 questions
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  • Q1
    The first people to arrive in the Western Hemisphere were called
    Prehistoric Indians
    Asian-Americans
    Archaic Indians
    Paleo-Indians
    10s
  • Q2
    The first people in North America came across a land bridge known as the
    Ice Bridge
    Isthmus of Panama
    Siberian Pathway
    Bering Strait
    10s
  • Q3
    The primary source of getting food for early Native Americans was:
    Hunting
    Hunting and Gathering
    Agriculture
    Gathering
    10s
  • Q4
    The descendants of Paleo-Indians are:
    Pacific Coast Indians
    Woodland Indians
    Archaic Indians
    Aztecs
    10s
  • Q5
    Archaic Indians survived by:
    Agriculture
    Hunting
    Gathering
    Hunting and Gathering
    10s
  • Q6
    Archaic Indians that hunted buffalo on foot lived where?
    Great Basin
    Southwest
    Eastern Woodlands
    Great Plains
    10s
  • Q7
    Archaic Indians that hunted but relied on plants because of unpredictable rain lived where?
    Great Basin
    Pacific Northwest
    Great Plains
    Eastern Woodlands
    10s
  • Q8
    Archaic Indians that stalked deer as an important prey lived where?
    Great Plains
    Great Basin
    Eastern Woodlands
    Southwest
    10s
  • Q9
    Archaic Indians that carved totem poles and ate mostly fish lived where?
    Eastern Woodlands
    Pacific Northwest
    Great Plains
    Great Basin
    10s
  • Q10
    Archaic Indians that lived in pueblos and excelled at irrigation lived where?
    Southwest
    Great Basin
    Eastern Woodland
    Pacific Northwest
    10s
  • Q11
    Archaic Indians that built burial mounds lived where?
    Southwest
    Pacific Northwest
    Great Basin
    Eastern Woodlands
    10s
  • Q12
    What supplemented the Archiac Indians' main way of life around 4000 BC?
    hunting
    agriculture
    trade
    gathering
    10s
  • Q13
    Which is NOT one of the Eastern Woodland Indian divisions?
    Iroquoian
    Muskogean
    Algonquian
    Aztec
    10s
  • Q14
    Strong Native group that lived in modern-day Mexico and was powerful around the 1300s:
    Iroquoian
    Sioux
    Inca
    Aztec
    10s

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