Enduring Vision Ch 1 & 2
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Which of the following is not one of the theories about how America was originally settled? 1-3 |a. |Siberian hunters crossed from Asia to North American during the last ice age. | |b. |Europeans sailed across the Atlantic in leather boats during the pre-Christian era. | |c. |Hunters from Asia dispersed themselves over much of North America. | |d. |Humans arrived by boat and followed the coast southward from Alaska. | |e. |Humans arrived in multiple migrations |
According to archaeological findings, when did the first humans likely arrive in America? 1-3 |a. |75,000 B.C. |
|b. |41,000 B.C. |
|c. |13,000 B.C. |
|d. |6,000 B.C. |
|e. |2,500 B.C. |
Which of the following was a feature of Paleo-Indian society? 1-3 |a. |They dwelled in bands of about fifteen to fifty people. | |b. |They moved constantly, within informally defined boundaries. | |c. |They used spears for hunting. | |d. |They developed a cultural life that transcended their small bands. | |e. |All of these choices |
Why did the Paleo-Indians flourish in the Americas? 1-3 |a. |They flourished because of the bountiful and accommodating environment. | |b. |They flourished because of their ability to defeat rival Indian tribes. | |c. |They flourished because of the onset of a new Ice Age. | |d. |They flourished because of a high birth rate and the lack of effective birth control. | |e. |They flourished because of assistance from the League of the Iroquois. |
Where was Mesoamerica? 4
|a. |Eastern half of North America. | |b. |Central and Southern Mexico and Central America | |c. |Alaska and the Pacific Northwest | |d. |Western South America | |e. |Present-day Florida and Georgia |
Which of the following characteristics of Olmec cities and Chavín de Huántar is true? 4-8 |a. |They developed as matriarchical societies with a focus on agriculture production. | |b. |They developed primitive democratic governing systems. | |c. |They developed diverse societies that included fishing, industry, and agricultural production. | |d. |They developed hierarchical governing...
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