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Some of the ways Native Americans came to the Americas are:
walking over the land bridge and sailing from island to island.
This Native American tribe thrived along the Gulf of Mexico and set up a network of trade routes and constructed earthen mounds shaped like pyramids.
Which one of these is a feature of a civilization?
cities that are centers of trade
specialized jobs for different people
organized forms of government
The _______________ altered their dry environment by digging hundreds of miles of canals to carry river water to their crops.
The two oldest Mound Builder societies were the___________ and the __________.
Adena and the Hopewell
The Mound Builders had a large __________ stretching from the Atlantic to the Rocky Mountains.
Northwest Coast groups such as the ___________ and _________ had a special ceremony- the potlatch.
Kwakiutl and Haida
People living in California, the Columbia Plateau, and the Great Basin existed by _________ and ____________.
hunting and gathering
Which two things helped the Aztecs become a strong empire?
Building an irrigation system in swamps and conquoring their neighbors
The Aztec's most important ritual involved _______________________.
feeding their sun god sacrificed prisoners of war.
By a.d. 1500, __________ had linked Africa with the rest of the world for many centuries.
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