American Indians

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The Arctic

Where did the Inuit live?

The Pacific Northwest

Where did the Kwakiutl live?

The Southwest

Where did the Pueblo live?

The Great Plains

Where did the Lakota live?

The Eastern Woodlands

Where did the Iroquois live?

arctic

What was the climate like where the Inuit lived?

rainy and mild

What was the climate like where the Kwakiutl lived?

hot and dry

What was the climate like where the Pueblo lived?

dry grasslands

What was the climate like where the Lakota lived?

Columbia River

What river is nearest to the Kwakiutl?

Colorado River

What river is nearest to the Pueblo?

corn crops

How did the Pueblo get food?

Pueblo shelter

adobe pueblo

Inuit shelter

igloo

Kwakiutl shelter

Lakota shelter

tepee

Iroquois shelter

longhouse

whales and seals

What did the Inuit hunt for food?

buffalo

What did the Lakota hunt for food?

geography and climate

These two things affected how American Indians met their basic needs

Missouri River

What river is nearest to the Lakota?

artifacts

What items are recovered and studied by archaeologists?

18,000

How many years ago did people live at Cactus Hill?

Nottoway River

This river is the site of the Cactus Hill archaeological dig.

archaeologists

These people look for evidence of ancient American Indians.

prime meridian

This is the 0 degree line of longitude.

equator

This is the 0 degree line of latitude

prime meridian

Clovis

Before finding Cactus Hill, archaeologists thought this was the oldest human culture in North America.

natural

__________ resources are things that come directly from nature.
(Examples: fish, wild animals, crops)

human

__________ resources are the people working to produce goods and services.
(Examples: People who fish, hunt, or make clothing.)

capital

__________ resources are the goods produced from natural resources.
(Examples: canoes, bows, spears)

Lakota

These American Indians inhabited the interior of the United States.

Pueblo

These American Indians inhabited the area that is New Mexico and Arizona today.

Pueblo

These American Indians lived in desert areas and areas bordering cliffs and mountains.

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