Early North American History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Oceania Theory is based on the notion that cultural and linguistic similarities exist between native South American peoples and those from:

Question 2 2. What is the most accepted theory of how early people found their way to the Americas?

Question 3 3. Why is the finding of the Kennewick Man considered evidence for the Oceania Theory?

Question 4 4. How were the first settlers of the America believed to have been influenced by Beringia?

Question 5 5. 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.

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Question 6 6. How were the Chinook and Tillamook tribes able to achieve an affluent, highly complex society?

Question 7 7. How did the Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota people acquire the name Sioux?

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes the Iroquois social structure?

Question 9 9. Why were the tribes that included the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole considered to be civilized?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is true of the lifestyle developed by the Hopi tribe?

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Question 11 11. What led Columbus to find the 'New World'?

Question 12 12. Which of the following illustrates how people were part of the Columbian Exchange process?

Question 13 13. The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.

Question 14 14. How was 90% of the native populations destroyed?

Question 15 15. The beginning of the Columbian Exchange was marked after the year _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of these regions contains the oldest mountain ranges of North America?

Question 17 17. What do the Great Plains and Canadian Shield have in common?

Question 18 18. What is a cordillera?

Question 19 19. Which group of island chains is a major region of North America?

Question 20 20. Where would we look to find some of the oldest rocks in the world?

Early North American History Chapter Exam Instructions

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