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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
equator
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.