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  1. An area where many features are similar.
    Rigion
  2. Includes the United States, Canada,  and Mexico
    North America
  3. The peaks of the =______________ have been worn down by erosion
    The Applachian mountains
  4. In general, the climate in the world in the western United States is ________ than that in the eastern part of the country.
    drier
  5. Covers most of the U.S.
    Plains
  6. Many scientists think that there wes once a _________ that linked Asia to North America
    Land bridge
  7. Is an extra amount
    Surplus
  8. Native American groups in dry climates generally used very little______
    Wood
  9. All native Americans depended on ________ ___________to survive
    Natural recources
  10. Is the way people used their resources to meet their needs
    Economy
  11. What do you know about native americans who built tepees
    They must have been hunters since they used skins of animals to build their shelters
  12. What kind of climate did the native Americans who built igloos live in
    In a very cold climate. There must have been a lot of ice and snow in there region for them to decide to use those materials to build their shelters.
  13. What can you tell about the native Americans who built long houses.
    They must have lived in a rid ion where there were many foresters because they needed a lot of wood to build long houseslong houses
  14. Witch of the statements best describes a region 
    A. It shares few of the same features
    B. It shares none of the same features
    C. It shares many unusual features
    D. It shares many of the same features
    D
  15. What landform in the United States covers most of the area along the Atlantic Ocean
    A. Appalachian Mountains 
    B. Coastal plains
    C. Interior plains
    D. Inter mountain region
    B
  16. What part of the U.S is made up of the interior plains.
    A. Central Part
    B. Eastern part
    C. Western part
    D. Northwest part
    A
  17. Why is the climate near the equator usually warmer.
    A. Because the sun' slight falls more directly at the equator 
    B.because the tilt of the earth hangers during its orbit
    c. Because the equator is closer to the sun
    d. Because the equator is at a low elevation
    A
  18. What two major language groups lived I the eastern woodland region. 
    A. Algonquian
    B. Chinook  and makah
    C. Inuit and aleut
     D.hopi and Navajo
    A
  19. In witch landform did native americans depend most of buffalo.
    a.coastal plains
    b.appalachians
    c.Great plains
    d.rocky mountains
    C
  20. What kind of shelter built from Adobe bricks was common in the southwest.
    A. Igloos
    B. Tepees
    c. Pueblos
    d. Tents of sealskin
    C
  21. What kind of shelter did people of the northwest coast build that was similar to the shelters of the eastern woodlands people 
    a. Igloos 
    b. Longhouses
    c. Pueblos
    d. Tepees
    B
  22. What is one way in which arctic and great plains people were alike
    a. They both depended on hunting to meet their needs
    b. They both lived in a cold environment 
    C. They both used wood to make their homes and tools
    d. They both depended on fishing or farming to survive
    A

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