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Question 11.The Oceania Theory is based on the notion that cultural and linguistic similarities exist between native South American peoples and those from:
Question 22.Which European empire was the first to explore and settle in what is now Texas?
Question 33.How did the Aztecs become a wealthy and glorious empire?
Question 44.How did the reintroduction of horses affect the lives of American tribes?
Question 55.For how long was Texas its own independent nation?
Question 66.How were the first settlers of the America believed to have been influenced by Beringia?
Question 77.According to the Atlantic Theory, spear tips that were first found in _____ were offered as evidence for the Land Bridge theory because similar points have been discovered in the area around Beringia.
Question 88.On which side of the Civil War did Texas fight?
Question 99.Why did the people of Texas start calling themselves Tejanos or Texans?
Which were the most common motivators for European exploration in the time of Columbus?
Question 1111.Why is the finding of the Kennewick Man considered evidence for the Oceania Theory?
Question 1212.The most influential factor in the fall of the Aztecs was:
Question 1313.Today, Mayan people can be found all over Southern Mexico. So why did so many people think that the Mayans disappeared?
Question 1414.Why are the Olmecs considered the first complex society in Mesoamerica?
Question 1515.How did the Aztecs react to the arrival of the Spanish?
Question 1616.The most accepted theory of how early people found their way to the Americas is:
Question 1717.What was the most significant cause of death among Native Americans following contact with Europeans?
Question 1818.Up through the 19th century, what industry sustained most of Texas' economy?
Question 1919.How did European metal affect the lives of Native Americans?
Question 2020.Why did European monarchs of the 15th century sponsor the voyages of many explorers?
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