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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Aztec
Prince Henry
Aztec, Maya, Inca
This American civilization is most famous for its many pyrami…
A Mesoamerican people who built an empire in central Mexico t…
"The Navigator," founded a Portuguese sailins school, and org…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Aztec, Maya, Inca
Maya
This American civilization is most famous for its many pyrami…
18 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Aztec
Pre-Columbian Empires
Incas
Maya
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
A Native American people who built a notable civilization in…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
Aztec
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
What was an important effect of the Co…
What practice did the Aztecs borrow fr…
what is an impact of the Atlantic slav…
what did the Aztec use of the calendar…
introduction of new plants and animals to both Europe and Ame…
the cultivation of corn
it destroyed much of Africa's heritage and disrupted its deve…
they had major cultural achievements before coming into conta…
What was an important effect of the Co…
introduction of new plants and animals to both Europe and Ame…
What practice did the Aztecs borrow fr…
the cultivation of corn
18 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
group from the north that invaded central Mexico; were first…
Pre-Columbian Empires
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
Maya
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
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THE AMERICAS PRE-COLUMBIAN EMPIRES TO COLONIES
pre columbian
maya
inca
aztec
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in M…
pre columbian
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
maya
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
18 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
group from the north that invaded central Mexico; were first…
Pre-Columbian Empires
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
Maya
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
Pre-Columbian America: the Incan Empire
Hunter-gathers' village, Monte Verde (…
Nazcan (or Nascan) lines (Peru), c. 40…
Coricancha, Cuzco (Peru), c. 1450-1470
Machu Picchu (Peru), c. 1438-71
...
Hunter-gathers' village, Monte Verde (…
...
Nazcan (or Nascan) lines (Peru), c. 40…
Pre-Columbian America: The Aztec Empire
Teotihuacán (Mexico), c. 5th century B…
Pyramid of the Moon, c. 200 C.E., Teot…
Pyramid of the Sun, c. 150 C.E, Teotih…
Temple of Quetzalcóatl (Tlaloc), Teoti…
Teotihuacán (Mexico), c. 5th century B…
Pyramid of the Moon, c. 200 C.E., Teot…
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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
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Chapter 12 The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
ANCIENT CIVILIZATION MOSTLY LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MEXICO, YUCAT…
Native civilization existing before Columbus' arrival living…
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Pre-Columbian Empires
civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
ANCIENT CIVILIZATION MOSTLY LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MEXICO, YUCAT…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
28 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
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World History Ch. 12 The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
empires that existed in the Americas before the arrival of Co…
(1500 B.C.-1546 A.D.) a complex civilization located in prese…
(1200-1535) advanced cultures developed along the Pacific coa…
(1200-1521) settled in the Valley of Mexico or the center of…
Pre-Columbian Empires
empires that existed in the Americas before the arrival of Co…
Maya
(1500 B.C.-1546 A.D.) a complex civilization located in prese…
18 terms
chapter 12: the americas: pre columbian empires to colonies
pre columbian
maya
inca
aztec
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in M…
pre columbian
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
maya
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
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African Empires, Columbian Exchange, and Americas Notes
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Gold
- Sonike found the empire... - From 300-1230, but peaked in 700-…
- Found by Sundiata Keita (1217-1255)... "Lion King"... - Crippled…
- 1464-1591 ... - Overlaps with the fall of the Mali... - Gov based…
- Easternmost side of Africa... - Still producing gold... - Not ric…
Ghana
- Sonike found the empire... - From 300-1230, but peaked in 700-…
Mali
- Found by Sundiata Keita (1217-1255)... "Lion King"... - Crippled…
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West African Empires, Americas, & Columbian Exchange
Ghana (P,E,S)
Mali (P,E,S)
Songhay (P,E,S)
Gold (Trans-Saharan Exchange)
...
...
Center of learning, controlled by the Songki people, shank wh…
...
Ghana (P,E,S)
...
Mali (P,E,S)
...
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Columbian America
Aztec
Inca
Olmec
Machu Picchu
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
God becoming man
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
8,000 ft above sea level between mountain peaks has a sun tem…
Aztec
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
Inca
God becoming man
20 terms
Pre-Columbian/Columbian America
Significance of the land bridge
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
Ease of conquest by the Spanish
Reasons for exploration
-people could walk from Russia to Canada... -brought natives over
hunter-gatherers
the Spanish showed up in The Americas and began searching for…
for gold, slaves, new resources, spread catholicism
Significance of the land bridge
-people could walk from Russia to Canada... -brought natives over
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
hunter-gatherers
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Pre-columbian/columbian america
Significance of the land bridge
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
Ease of conquest by the Spanish
Reasons for exploration
Nomadic asian hunters, ancestors of native american people, t…
had advanced agricultural practices (maize, beans, squash), b…
NA were isolated for so long, didn't have advanced technology…
gold, god, glory. columbus and his people were sent to conver…
Significance of the land bridge
Nomadic asian hunters, ancestors of native american people, t…
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
had advanced agricultural practices (maize, beans, squash), b…
21 terms
Pre-Columbian Empires
Aztec: Timeline
Aztec: Location
Aztec: Political Structure, Government…
Aztec: Religious Practices
15th century (1400s)
Mexico
Lead by an Emperor; Conquered all groups around them; Made sl…
Worshipped gods and goddesses; Quetzalcoatl was major god of…
Aztec: Timeline
15th century (1400s)
Aztec: Location
Mexico
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Pre-Columbian and Colonial Americas
Ice Age
Beringia
maize
Mesoamerica
approximately 10,000 years ago when the earth's average tempe…
Land bridge that connected Asia and North America during the…
corn, grain crop first cultivated in the Americas around 7000…
area of North America that stretches from middle Mexico into…
Ice Age
approximately 10,000 years ago when the earth's average tempe…
Beringia
Land bridge that connected Asia and North America during the…
10 terms
The Americas and the Columbian Exchange
Incas
Aztecs
Mayan Empire
Conquistador
Incas
Aztecs
16 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas
North America
South America
Amazon Basin
Atacama
North America is a continent. Canada, the US, & Central Ameri…
South America is a continent. It was thoroughly inhabited by…
The Amazon Basin is the largest tropical rainforest in the wo…
The Atacama is the worlds driest desert. It's located on the…
North America
North America is a continent. Canada, the US, & Central Ameri…
South America
South America is a continent. It was thoroughly inhabited by…
39 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas Terms
Ayllu
Aymaras
Calpulli
Chinampa
the traditional form of a community in the Andes, especially…
people indigenous nation in the Andes and Altiplano regions o…
groups of families living in communities
system of agriculture. took the fertile soil from the lake bo…
Ayllu
the traditional form of a community in the Andes, especially…
Aymaras
people indigenous nation in the Andes and Altiplano regions o…
16 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas
Mesoamerica
Land-bridge
Neolithic Revolution
Pre-Columbian
Mexico and Central America was civilized before the Spanish a…
how people migrated from Asia to the Americas during the last…
transition from hunter/gatherers to farming
The Americas before Christopher Columbus' arrival in 1492
Mesoamerica
Mexico and Central America was civilized before the Spanish a…
Land-bridge
how people migrated from Asia to the Americas during the last…
28 terms
Early Americas (Pre-Columbian)
Pre Columbian
Olmec Culture
Teotihuacan
Maya
The period of time in the ancient Americas before Christopher…
Mesoamerican, preclassical period (1500 BCE), developed many…
Mesoamercias first truly urban development. 200 ce. *Most of…
The civilization from 400 BCE- 250 CE Mesoamerica that develo…
Pre Columbian
The period of time in the ancient Americas before Christopher…
Olmec Culture
Mesoamerican, preclassical period (1500 BCE), developed many…
11 terms
Pre Columbian America Vocab
Cahokia
Beringia
Inuits
Clovis Tradition
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
Also called the Eskimo, live in the polar coasts of the Artic…
Powerful, new and sophisticated styles of tool making, unlike…
Cahokia
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
Beringia
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
10 terms
Pre-Columbian Civilizations Of The Americas
Pre-Coloumbian Civilizations 300-1500s
Maya (Geography)
Maya Achievements
Aztec (Geography)
The pre-Columbian civilizations are the societies that develo…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) further South from the Aztecs
Developed a calendar and form of writing, invented the use of…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico)
Pre-Coloumbian Civilizations 300-1500s
The pre-Columbian civilizations are the societies that develo…
Maya (Geography)
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) further South from the Aztecs
12 terms
HOL_TF_Passage_Pre-Columbian Visitors to the Americas
simply put
sparse
relic
fabled
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
thinly grown or spread / (넓은 지역에 분포된 정도가) 드문
an object, tradition, or system from the past that continues…
describes something or someone who has been made very famous,…
simply put
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
sparse
thinly grown or spread / (넓은 지역에 분포된 정도가) 드문
13 terms
Pre-Columbian America
tribe
Native Americans
Christopher Columbus
longhouse
group of people that includes many families and relatives who…
a member of any of the first people groups living in North or…
15th-century explorer whose discovery of the Americas started…
a traditional dwelling of North American indians where many f…
tribe
group of people that includes many families and relatives who…
Native Americans
a member of any of the first people groups living in North or…
14 terms
Unit 1: Pre-Columbian Americas
Pre-Columbian
The Americas
Mesoamerica
First Americans
The historical period in the Americas before the arrival of t…
The continents of North and South America (connected by Centr…
A geographic region that includes the southern part of what i…
The first humans to arrive in the Americas. Scientists and hi…
Pre-Columbian
The historical period in the Americas before the arrival of t…
The Americas
The continents of North and South America (connected by Centr…
56 terms
APUSH PreColumbian-Columbian America
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
How did the Indians come to the Wester…
Reality of America
Originally from Asia
14,000-15,000 years ago
Came across the Bering Strait
Over 10 million Indians lived in the Western Hemisphere in la…
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
Originally from Asia
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
14,000-15,000 years ago
8 terms
Pre-Columbian Civilizations of the Americas
The Mayas lived:
Achievements of the Mayas:
The Aztecs lived:
Achievements of the Aztecs:
Lived in Lowland regions of Mesoamerican (Mexico and Central…
The Mayas developed a calendar and a form of writing. Invente…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) made a large empire.
Used the calendar the Mayas made.
The Mayas lived:
Lived in Lowland regions of Mesoamerican (Mexico and Central…
Achievements of the Mayas:
The Mayas developed a calendar and a form of writing. Invente…
17 terms
HOL_TF_019_Pre-Columbian Visitors to the Americas
set foot
simply put
concern
sparse
to enter or visit a place / 발을 들여놓다
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
to be ​important to someone or to ​involve someone ​directly…
thinly grown or spread / (넓은 지역에 분포된 정도가) 드문
set foot
to enter or visit a place / 발을 들여놓다
simply put
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
26 terms
The Americas (post and pre Columbian!)
Chavin de Huantar
Lanzon Stela
Relief Sculpture
City of Cusco
Peru, 900-200 BCE... stone, granite... -Northern highlands of Peru…
Peru, 900-200 BCE... granite... -Granite stela from the northern hi…
900-200 BCE... granite... -Also from Chavin de Huantar... -like they L…
Inca People, 1,440 CE... built manly of Andesite... -Considered pos…
Chavin de Huantar
Peru, 900-200 BCE... stone, granite... -Northern highlands of Peru…
Lanzon Stela
Peru, 900-200 BCE... granite... -Granite stela from the northern hi…
166 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas
When did the first people come to the…
How did people cross from northern Asi…
The people remained geographically iso…
What made farming impossible?
More than 15000 years ago
A land bridge across the Bering Strait
Columbus
The environment
When did the first people come to the…
More than 15000 years ago
How did people cross from northern Asi…
A land bridge across the Bering Strait
20 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas - Questions
The emergence of what civilization mar…
Which of the following could be associ…
What ceremonial activity would be wide…
Upon what was the ancient American civ…
Olmecs
Widespread trade network
Ceremonial game played with a rubber ball
Agriculture
The emergence of what civilization mar…
Olmecs
Which of the following could be associ…
Widespread trade network
27 terms
Columbian Exchange and Spanish Empire
Zheng He
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Henry the Navigator
Muslim, eunuch, greatest admiral in Chinese history, 7 voyage…
Portuguese, introduces Europeans to Indian ocean trade, was l…
3 ships, first sailor to hit American land (Caribbean), basic…
built a school to teach men how to sail, a patron
Zheng He
Muslim, eunuch, greatest admiral in Chinese history, 7 voyage…
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese, introduces Europeans to Indian ocean trade, was l…
28 terms
PRE COLUMBIAN AMERICAS
MOCTEZUMA
TERRACING
INCA
TENOCHTITLAN
LAST EMEROR OF THE AZTECS HE DIED AT THE HAND OF THE SPAINISH
AN INCAN AGRICULTURAL STRATEGY TO CREAE MORE LAND FOR FARMING…
ADVANCED CIVLIZATION BUILT ROADS BRIDGES AQUEDUCTS AND MORE I…
CAPITAL OF AZTEC EMPIRE
MOCTEZUMA
LAST EMEROR OF THE AZTECS HE DIED AT THE HAND OF THE SPAINISH
TERRACING
AN INCAN AGRICULTURAL STRATEGY TO CREAE MORE LAND FOR FARMING…
20 terms
Pre-Columbian America
Aztec
Inca
Maya
Olmec
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
From the Latin, meaning "to become flesh," referring to the m…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
Aztec
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
Inca
From the Latin, meaning "to become flesh," referring to the m…
42 terms
Pre Columbian Americas
Bering strait
Inuit
Maya
Yucatan peninsula
The space in between Asia and Alaska
people in Alaska and Canada in old times
an ancient civilization
the peninsula that is on Alaska
Bering strait
The space in between Asia and Alaska
Inuit
people in Alaska and Canada in old times
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