Ch 7: Ethnic Groups in North America

About This Chapter

The Ethnic Groups in North America chapter of this Overview of Ethnic Groups in the World course is the simplest way to master information about ethnic groups in North America. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of North American ethnic groups.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering ethnic groups in North America material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the different North American ethnic groups. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding ethnic groups of Hawaii, Texas, Louisiana, Puerto Rico, New York, and other North American areas
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning anthropology (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about ethnic groups in North America
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra anthropology learning resources

How It Works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Ethnic Groups in North America chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the ethnic groups in North America chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any ethnic groups question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in an ethnic groups in North America unit of a standard college anthropology course. Topics covered include:

  • Puerto Rico and Hawaii ethnic groups
  • Ethnic groups in Texas, Louisiana, and California
  • New York, Chicago, and Florida ethnic groups

9 Lessons in Chapter 7: Ethnic Groups in North America
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Puerto Rico Ethnic Groups

1. Puerto Rico Ethnic Groups

Puerto Rico is an island in the Caribbean with a unique history. In this lesson we'll look at how this history has impacted ethnicity and ethnic identity on the island.

Hawaii Ethnic Groups

2. Hawaii Ethnic Groups

Hawaii is famous for its beaches, tourism, and culture, but who lives there? In this lesson, we are going to talk about ethnicity in Hawaii and see what this means to the islands today.

Ethnic Groups in Texas

3. Ethnic Groups in Texas

Texas has a very unique history, and this is reflected in the state's ethnic composition. In this lesson we'll talk about ethnicity in Texas and see what it has meant in the state's history and today.

Louisiana Ethnic Groups

4. Louisiana Ethnic Groups

The state of Louisiana has one of the most complex ethnic compositions in the nation. In this lesson, we'll talk about ethnicity and see what it means in Louisiana today.

Ethnic Groups in California

5. Ethnic Groups in California

California is one of the most populous states in the USA, but this population has been changing. In this lesson we'll talk about the ethnic composition of California, and see what this means for the state today.

Ethnic Groups in New York

6. Ethnic Groups in New York

New York is a fascinating city. This is partly due to its unique demographics. In this lesson, we'll talk about ethnicity in New York and see what this means for the city today.

Chicago Ethnic Groups

7. Chicago Ethnic Groups

Chicago is one of the largest cities in America, and one with a long history of cultural contribution. In this lesson, we'll talk about ethnicity in Chicago and see what diversity has meant to the city historically and today.

Florida Ethnic Groups

8. Florida Ethnic Groups

The state of Florida has a complex history and a complex population. In this lesson, we'll talk about the ethnic composition of Florida and see what this means for Floridians today.

Traditional Games in Greenland

9. Traditional Games in Greenland

In this lesson, we'll look at the traditional games of Greenland, particularly the Arctic Winter Games. These games come from traditional events played by the Inuit and other indigenous people for thousands of years.

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