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 peaks of the ________ have been worn down by erosion.
    Appalachian Mountains
  4. Cover most of the United States.
    Plains
  5. In general, the climate in the western United States is__________ than that in the eastern part of the country.
    Drier
  6. Many scientists think there was once a _______ that linked Asia to North America.
    land birdge
  7. Is an extra amount
    Surplus
  8. Native American groups in dry climates generally used in very little ___________ .
    wood
  9. All Native Americans depended on _______ ________ to survive.
    Natural Resources
  10. Is the way people use their resources to meet their needs.
    Economy
  11. What do you know about Native Americans who built and lived in tepees?
    They must have been hunters,since they used skins of animals to build 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 their region for them to decide to use those materials to build their shelters.
  13. 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 longhouses
  14. Which of these 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.Intermountain Region
    B
  16. What part of the United States is made up of the Interior Plains?
    A.Western Part 
    B.Eeastern Part
    C.Northweststren
    D.Central Part
    D

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