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  1. The ___ were famous for their league of five nations and society of false faces.
    Iroquois
  2. the ____ lived in Peru and built thousands of miles of roads over rocky land for protection.
    Inca
  3. The ______ used special rooms called kivas for religious ceremonies and believed in spirits called kachinas.
    Pueblo
  4. The ____ were warlike and practiced human sacrifices to please their gods.
    Aztec
  5. The _ believed in the great spirit of Manitou and memory scrolls
    Algonquin
  6. _ was the name for corn, beans and squash.
    Three sisters
  7. The Inca used ____ as a special way of writing by arranging knotted colored strings.
    Quipu
  8. _ sailed for england as a privateer. He explored the western coast of North America and circum navigated the globe.
    Drake
  9. The _ shut down the land routs to the far East.
    Turks
  10. _____ of Portugal started a navigational school even thought he was never an explorer.
    Prince Henry
  11. ______ was a Portugese explorer who sailed south around the tip of Africa to India.
    VAsco da Gama
  12. ____ was an Italian who sailed for England and discovered Newfoundland and Nova Scotia.
    Cabot
  13. ___ descovered the Grand banks.
    Cabot
  14. ___ a Spanish explorer searched for "the fountain of youth" but found Florida instead.
    Ponce de Leon
  15. The Spanish explorer ___ was cruel. He concord the Aztec.
    Cortes

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