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American History 8

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Hohokams and Anasazis
2 of the most advanced Native American cultures.
Arizona
Hohokams lived in what is now this state.
water
Hohokams had very little ____________________?
irrigation channels
ditches that bring water to crops
West
Anasazis lived in the _______________?
Pueblos
Anasazis built stone dwellings called _____________?
Pueblo Bonito
A famous pueblo built by the Anasazis.
cliff dwellings
Anasazis also built ____________________ dwelling.
Mound Builders
These people lived in North America and built large earth mounds.
burial purposes
What were the large earth mounds used for?
Cahokia
largest settlement of mound builders
Illinois
Cahokia settlement was in today's state of _________?
died out
Eventually this happened to the Hohokams, Anasazi & Mound Builders.
Inuits
People in the North were called Eskimos or__________?
adobe
People of the Southwest built homes from sun dried clay brick called ___________________?
Tepee
Plains people lived in what kind of houses?
Iroquois and Cherokee
People of the East
federations
governments that linked different groups
5
How many different Iroquois groups or nations?
clans
Groups of related families
Creek, Chickasaw, Cherokee
Some of the people of the Southeast.
Europeans
people that would change Native Americans life forever.