Native Americans Test Review
Terms in this set (32)
What language did the Powhatan tribe speak?
Which tribe of Native Americans lived in the Piedmont region of Virginia?
Who were the first group of people to live in Virginia?
Which tribe of Native Americans lived in the eastern part of Virginia (The Coastal Plain)?
What language did the Monacan tribe speak?
Which tribe of Native Americans lived near North Carolina?
What language did the Cherokee tribe speak?
Which language group does number 1 represent?
Which language group does number 2 represent?
Which language group does the eastern blue shaded area represent?
Who called Native Americans, "Indians"?
He thought he was in the Indies
Why did Christopher Columbus call Native Americans, "Indians"?
Arrowheads and Pottery
What artifacts left behind evidence that Native Americans lived in Virginia?
Which language group was in southwestern Virginia?
Using the materials around them
How did Native Americans create their shelters?
Four: Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall
How many seasons does Virginia have?
How would you describe Virginia's climate?
Because the land they lived on was covered in forests
Why are Native Americans in Virginia called the Eastern Woodland Indians?
Hunted birds and other animals, and lived on stored foods from the previous Fall
How did Native Americans get their food in the Winter?
Hunted, Fished, and Picked Berries
How did Native Americans get their food in the Spring?
Grew different crops such as beans, squash, and corn
How did Native Americans get their food in the Summer?
Hunted foods and harvested crops
How did Native Americans get their food in the Fall?
They used animal skins
How did American Indians adapt to their environment for clothing?
Fishing, hunting, and picking berries for food
How did American Indians adapt to their environment to get food?
They used the materials around them like wood
How did American Indians adapt to their environment to make shelters?
They give us clues about the early interactions between English, Africans, and Indians
Why are early artifacts from the Jamestown settlement important to Virginia's history?
Large Indian town used as headquarters of the leader Powhatan in 1607
What was werowocomo?
What's the name of the first permanent English settlement in North America?
What's the name of a person who studies evidence left by people of the past?
Which current state-recognized tribes is not located in the Coastal Plain?
True or False: The Cherokee Tribe is a state recognized tribe in Virginia
Which tribe from the state-recognized list in Virginia is located in the Piedmont region?