Unit 1 social studies

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Unit 1 social studies
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  1. An area in which many features are similar.
    Region
  2. Includes the United states, Canada, and Mexico.
    North America
  3. The peeks of the ____________ have been worn down by erosion.
    Appalachian Mountains
  4. Covers most of the United States.
    Plains
  5. Many scientists think there was once a ___________ that linked Asia to North America.
    land bride
  6. All Native Americans
  7. Is the way people use their res
  8. What do you know
  9. 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 their region for them to decide to use those material to build shelter
  10. Which of these statements best describes a region?
    A. It shares few of the same features
    B.
    C.
    D
  11. What land
    B
  12. What part of the United States is made up of the Interior Plains?
    A. western part
    B. eastern part
    C. northwestern part
    D. central part
    D
  13. Why is the climate near the equator usually warmer?
    A. because the equator is closer to the sun
    B. because the tilt of the Earth changes during its obit
    C. because the equator is at a low elevation
    D. because the sun's light falls on Earth more directly at the equator
    D
  14. What two major language groups lived in the Eastern woodland region?
    A. Algonquian and Iroquoian
    B. Chinook and Makah
    C. Inuit and aleut
    D. Hopi and Navajo
    A
  15. What kind of shelter built from adobe bricks was common in the Southwest
  16. In which landform region did Native Americans depend most on the buffalo?
    A. Great Plains
    B. Appalachian Mountains
    C. Rocky Mountains
    D. Coastal Plains
    A
  17. What kind of shelter did people of the Northwest Coast build that was similar to the shelters of the Eastern Woodland people?
    A. igloos
    B. longhouse
    C. pueblos
    D. tepees
    B
  18. What is one way in which the Arctic and Great Plains were alike?
    A. They both depend on hunting to meet most of their needs.
    B. They both lived in an extremely cold climate.
    C. They both depended on fishing and farming to survive.
    D. They both depended on hunting to meet most of there needs.
    D

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