why did the early people migrate from asia to the amercians and how did they do it?
hunters gollowed animals and they walked across a land bridge. (berengia)
where did most of the early people live during the Ice Age and how did they get food?
they lived wherever food was found and they hunted animals.
what happened to the early people when the large Ice Age animals died out.
they became hunters-gatherers.
how did agriculture affect the way of life of the early people.
they settled in one place.
what was one purpose of the mounds built by the Mound Builders and why were they able to build such Enormous structures?
burial places for important chiefs and they were well organized.
describe the early people who traveled from Asia to America 2,500 years ago and stayed near the Arctic Ocean.
Invit- hunted walruses, developed the kayak, built igloos.
how did the Anasazi become successful farmers in the desert?
they dug ditches to carry water from streams to their crops.
what made the Mayas extremely successful farmers in the desert?
what was a result of the Mayan having a food surplus?
some maya began to specialize.
what did the Mayans develop by studying the movements of the sun, moon,stars, planets?
an extremely accurate calendar
list ways the Aztecs got more land for farming.
they created floating gardens, carved terraces into the hillside, and they developed irrigatingm system.
how did the Aztecs extend their borders to reach from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean?
by conqurring other people in the valley of Mexico.
why did the early people need to find a new food source and what did they find.
large animals diedout in the Ice Age, so they fished and hunted smaller animals,they gathered wild plants like grains,berries,nuts.
what led the Mayan to excel in basket weaving,jewerly making,math,and other skills?
they were successful at Parmina and had a food surplus not everyone needed to farm so others specializedin other skills.
how did the Aztecs and the Incas build their empires?
both conquered other people in battle.