Unit 1 Social studies

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Unit 1 Social studies
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  1. An area in witch many features are simillar
    Region
  2. Includes the United states, Canada, and Mexico
    North America
  3. The peaks of the _______________ have been warn down by erosion.
    Appalachian Mountains
  4. covers most of the United states.
    plains
  5. What can you tell about the native americans who build longhouses
    They must have lived in a region where there were many forests, because they needed a lot of wood to build long houses.
  6. Is an extra amount
    Surplus
  7. Many scientists think once a __________that linked Asia to north America
    Land bridge
  8. Native Americans groups in dry climate used very little __________________-
    Wood              :D
  9. All Native Americans depended on _____
    ______to survive
    natural resources
  10. is the way people use reasources to meet their needs
    economy
  11. What do you know about native Americans who built and lived in teepes
    They must have been hunters, since they used skins of animals to build shelters
  12. Which of these statements best describes a region
    A. it shares a 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
  13. What landform in the U.S covers most of the area along the Atlantic Ocean?
    A. appalachian Mountains
    B. Coastal Plains
    C. Interior plains
    D.Intermountain region
    B
  14. Why is the climate near the equator usually warmer
    A.suns light falls on Earth 
    B.Because the equator is at a low elavation.
    C.Because the equator is closer to the sun.
    D.because the tilt of the earth changes during its orbit.
    more directly at the Equator
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. What 2 Major language groups lived in the woodlands region?
    A.Algonquian and Iriqouan
    B.Chinook and Makah
    C.Inuit and Aleut
    D. Hopi and Navajo
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. In wich landform region did Native Americans depend most on the buffalo?
    A.Coastal Plains
    B.Appalachian Mountains
    C.Great Plains
    D.Rocky Mountains
    D
  17. What kind of shelter built from Adobe bricks was common in the S.W. region?
    A.igloos
    B.tepees
    C.Pueblos
    D.tents of skin
    C
  18. What kind of shelter did people of the NW. coast build that was simular to the shelters of the eastern woodlands people
    A.pueblos
    B.igloos
    C.longhouses
    D.tepees
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Matching:
    ________Inuit                 A.igloo
    ________Iroquois            B.Cahokia
    ________Ancient Puebloan C.Mexico
    ________Olmec               D.adobe
    ________Mound Builders   E.League
    • A.
    • E.
    • D.
    • C.
    • B.
  20. How do you think their region's climate and geography affected the people of Cahokia
    many rivers and lakes may have provided the people with fresh drinking water and fish.  Good soil and hot summers may have helped crops grow.  However,the cold winters would have made it necessary to build shelters and to make warm clothing.
  21. What effect do you think trade networks had on groups of Native Americans?
    They were able to obtain a variety of goods that they could not make or find themselves.  These networks allowed them to get goods from faraway
  22. In what ways did farming lead to the development of larger, more settled communities?
    People had to stay in one place for longer periods of time to grow their crops.  A steadier supply of food allowed larger groups to live together in the same place
  23. In witch cultural regions were whales an important resource for Native Americans?
    Arctic and NW coast
  24. What effect do you think trade networks had on groups of Native Americans?
  25. They were able to obtain a variety of goods that they could not make or find themselves.  These networks allowed them to get goods from faraway.
  26. In what ways did farming lead to the development of larger, more settled communities?
    People had to stay in one place for longer periods of time to grow their crops.  A steadier supply of food allowed larger groups to live together in the same place
  27. In wich cultural regions were whales an important resource for Native Americans?
  28. Arctic and NW coast
    Hh
  29. In wich cultural region did Native Americans use Adobe as a resource to build their homes?
    Sw
  30. In what ways were most Native Americans religions similar?
    They both have many gods and resources.
  31. What is one activity that affected the kinds of goods that were available to Native American groups?
    Trade helped goods and ideas move from village to village, sometimes over long distances.

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