The Kennewick Man: Discovery & Controversy


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Scientists found Kennewick Man in:

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1. The term repatriation means:

2. The Bering Strait theory argues that:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of the Kennewick Man. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include where scientists found Kennewick Man.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Bering Strait theory
  • Features of Kennewick Man
  • Where the skeleton was found

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the Kennewick Man
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the term 'repatriation'
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the controversy surrounding Kennewick Man

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called The Kennewick Man: Discovery & Controversy. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify biological details of Kennewick Man, such as height, weight, and age
  • Understand the controversy regarding the K-Man's remains
  • Recognize the challenges in identifying Kennewick Man's link to modern peoples