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First Americans

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  1.  
    How many tribes were there in the Americas originally
    A. 500 B. 1200 C. 2000 D. 2000
  2.  
    Which is not a form of government the N.A. used
    A. bands B. democracy C. confederacies D. bands, tribes, confederacies E. tribes
  3.  
    What did most N.A. tribes have in common about religion
  4.  
    About how many languages were spoken
    A. 100 B. 200 C. 1000 D. 200
  5.  
    Which is not a name of the geographic areas where N.A. lived
    A. California Intermountain B. Desert flatland C. Eastern Woodlands D. Pacific Northwest E. Plains F. Southwest G. Desert flatland
  6.  
    Where did Indians first encounter Europeans
    A. Caribbean B. Jamestown C. Plymouth Colony D. Caribbean
  7.  
    Where did most Indians live when first Europeans arrived?
    A. central plains B. East of the Mississippi C. West of the Mississippi D. East of the Mississippi E. Pacific Northwest
  8.  
    Give one reason the buffalo herds were nearly wiped out
  9.  
    How many years ago did the first people arrive on the continent
    A. 10,000-20,000 B. 500-1,000 C. 1,000-10,000 D. 10,000-20,000
  10.  
    Name one tribe that lived in each geographic area
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First Americans (Answer Key)

Created by jbittrick

  1.  
    How many tribes were there in the Americas originally
    A. 500 B. 1200 C. 2000 D. 2000
  2.  
    Which is not a form of government the N.A. used
    A. bands B. democracy C. confederacies D. bands, tribes, confederacies E. tribes
  3.  
    What did most N.A. tribes have in common about religion
    belief in mysterious force of nature
  4.  
    About how many languages were spoken
    A. 100 B. 200 C. 1000 D. 200
  5.  
    Which is not a name of the geographic areas where N.A. lived
    A. California Intermountain B. Desert flatland C. Eastern Woodlands D. Pacific Northwest E. Plains F. Southwest G. Desert flatland
  6.  
    Where did Indians first encounter Europeans
    A. Caribbean B. Jamestown C. Plymouth Colony D. Caribbean
  7.  
    Where did most Indians live when first Europeans arrived?
    A. central plains B. East of the Mississippi C. West of the Mississippi D. East of the Mississippi E. Pacific Northwest
  8.  
    Give one reason the buffalo herds were nearly wiped out
  9.  
    How many years ago did the first people arrive on the continent
    A. 10,000-20,000 B. 500-1,000 C. 1,000-10,000 D. 10,000-20,000
  10.  
    Name one tribe that lived in each geographic area

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