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WEST Middle Level Humanities: Indigenous American Peoples Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Which were the most common motivators for European exploration in the time of Columbus?

I. Gold

II. Guns

III. God

IV. Glory

Question 2 2. What led Columbus to find the 'New World'?

Question 3 3. How did the Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota people acquire the name Sioux?

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

Question 5 5. The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.

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Question 6 6. The Oceania Theory is based on the notion that cultural and linguistic similarities exist between native South American peoples and those from:

Question 7 7. How was 90% of the native populations destroyed?

Question 8 8. How did the reintroduction of horses affect the lives of American tribes?

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. What was the most significant cause of death among Native Americans following contact with Europeans?

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Question 11 11. How were the first settlers of the America believed to have been influenced by Beringia?

Question 12 12. The Native Americans of the Plains and Southwest were dependent on horses

Question 13 13. The Northeast tribes lived in houses made of:

Question 14 14. Why did European monarchs of the 15th century sponsor the voyages of many explorers?

Question 15 15. Which of the following best describes the Iroquois social structure?

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Question 16 16. The beginning of the Columbian Exchange was marked after the year _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following illustrates how people were part of the Columbian Exchange process?

Question 18 18. What is the most accepted theory of how early people found their way to the Americas?

Question 19 19. How did European metal affect the lives of Native Americans?

Question 20 20. The joining of the original thirteen American colonies was influenced by:

WEST Middle Level Humanities: Indigenous American Peoples Chapter Exam Instructions

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