Social Studies Ch1 American History
Brood Platforms cut into mountains.
Government that links different groups.
The study of ancient peoples.
Period of extreme cold.
Food source for early hunters.
Built earthen pyramids.
Sun-dried mud bricks.
Great stone community dwelling
Believed to be descendant of the Inca Sun god.
Religious center of the Inca.
A system of record keeping with strings.
Group who dug irrigation channels.
Used to farm on steep slopes.
Archaeologist believe early Americans came from ____________
The Iroquois women who chose the male members of the Grand Council were called _________
Early Americans came to the Americas to ___________
follow herd animals and otehr sources of food.
During the Ice Age, what provided access to the Americas?
What development allowed the Native Americans to settle down?
The development of maize and farming.
What were the Mayan temples used for?
What form of writing did the Maya Create?
The Maya and Aztec organize their societies around _______
The largest settlement of Mound Builders was in present-day _____
In the 1500's ____ changed the ways of life for Native Americans.
The Arrival of the Europeans.
Agriculture allowed early Americans to ______
Mayan priests intrest in astronomy led to the creation of _____
a 365 day calendar
Which civilization built the stone-paved roads over mountains?
The Iroquios promoted peace by:
a) Fighting a war
b) Forming a war council
c) Signing a peace treaty
d) forming a federation
c) Signing a peace treaty.
What was the capitol of the Aztec Empire?
_____ was the largest of the early American civilizations.
The Aztec believed teh gods required ________
Tepees were used by which culture?
Peoples of the Plains.
Nine expeditions launched by the British.
Returned from China and wrote a book that inspired Christopher Columbus to sail to the East.
Ancient Roman and Greek
The rebirth,a time where art,knowledge,and indivdualism flourish
journey to a holy place.
Muslim house of worshop
Holy Book of Islam