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First Contacts (28,000 BCE-1821 CE) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did European metal affect the lives of Native Americans?

Question 2 2. Which civilization originated in present day Peru and expanded their empire to include the heart of the Andes Mountains?

Question 3 3. Why have the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole been referred to as 'the Five Civilized Tribes'?

Question 4 4. Why is the finding of the Kennewick Man considered evidence for the Oceania Theory?

Question 5 5. The Iroquois League is significant to American history because

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.

Question 8 8. The people known for leaving amazing lines in the deserts of Peru are called:

Question 9 9. All of the following statements are true of the Spanish in the New World except

Question 10 10. What factors led to the Incas defeat in 1535?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is not accurate regarding Christopher Columbus?

Question 12 12. How did the Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota people acquire the name Sioux?

Question 13 13. A Hacienda is

Question 14 14. The Native Americans of the Plains and Southwest were dependent on horses

Question 15 15. Which of the theories concerning earliest migration to the New World would not have required boats?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements about Hernando Cortes is FALSE?

Question 17 17. What was the most significant cause of death among Native Americans following contact with Europeans?

Question 18 18. King Pachacutec of the Inca was:

Question 19 19. The term American Indian came about because

Question 20 20. The Northeast tribes lived in houses made of:

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Question 21 21. The Columbian Exchange, between the Eastern and Western Hemispheres after 1492, is a term used to denote the exchange of

Question 22 22. How did the Aztecs react to the arrival of the Spanish?

Question 23 23. What is the most accepted theory of how early people found their way to the Americas?

Question 24 24. The Inca were defeated by:

Question 25 25. An Encomienda is

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Question 26 26. How were the first settlers of the America believed to have been influenced by Beringia?

Question 27 27. The joining of the original thirteen American colonies was influenced by:

Question 28 28. How did the Aztecs become a wealthy and glorious empire?

Question 29 29. The Olmec, Maya and Aztec civilizations flourished in

Question 30 30. Amerigo Vespucci's biggest legacy was _____.

First Contacts (28,000 BCE-1821 CE) Chapter Exam Instructions

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