Before The First Global Age

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The first civilizations of the Americans. Native american cultures. Trade networks of Africa and asia


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the earliest of civilization in the Americans
    • A. 

      The robinsons

    • B. 

      The olmecs

    • C. 

      The indians

  • 2. 
    What are three reasons that trade flourished in the MUSLIM WORLD
    • A. 

      Arabia's was a crossroad of the world,linking trade routes from Asia to Africa

    • B. 

      Islams spread rapitly to many parts of the world

    • C. 

      Muslims from one world traveled to Texas

    • D. 

      Muslims from all over the world traveled to Mecca to pray

    • E. 

      Islams loved to be at Asia

  • 3. 
    What is the current view on how people first reached North America
    • A. 

      Ran to all the boats that took them to land

    • B. 

      Walked 6 miles North

    • C. 

      Crossed a land bridge from Asia

  • 4. 
    The Native Americans from different culture areas had similar beliefs in the area of
    • A. 

      Work

    • B. 

      Religions

    • C. 

      Familys

  • 5. 
    What was the effect the Crusades had on Europe?
    • A. 

      Weapons,goods,foods

    • B. 

      Instruments

    • C. 

      Books, papers, and cups

  • 6. 
    What were the two great kingdoms of west Africa between 1200 and 1400
    • A. 

      Olmers

    • B. 

      Crusades and europe

    • C. 

      Mali and Sahara

  • 7. 
    The ten commandments were derived from what tradition
    • A. 

      The roman

    • B. 

      Zheng He

    • C. 

      Jewish

  • 8. 
    What resources did the Inuits use?
    • A. 

      Seal skins and oils

    • B. 

      Climate

    • C. 

      Culture

  • 9. 
    What early civilzation built roads and rope bridges
    • A. 

      Incas

    • B. 

      North Americans

    • C. 

      New mexico

  • 10. 
    All scientists agree on how the first people reached America
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 11. 
    What was it about Muslim sailors that helped the trade of the muslim world flourish?
    • A. 

      They built big boats

    • B. 

      They new about hurricans

    • C. 

      They had expert knowledge of wind and weather

  • 12. 
    What was life like in many African villages?
    • A. 

      They had different kingdoms

    • B. 

      People honored the sprites of their ancestors

    • C. 

      They had the same names

  • 13. 
    What did Zheng He's voyages accomplish?
    • A. 

      Expanding chinas over trades

    • B. 

      How long asia is

    • C. 

      How to make a business

  • 14. 
    What early America civilazation developed a system of numbers including Zero?
    • A. 

      Mayan

    • B. 

      Aztecs

    • C. 

      Priests

  • 15. 
    Why did the Utes not farm in the Intermountain region?
    • A. 

      It was to cold and dry

    • B. 

      To wet and hills

    • C. 

      To many trees

  • 16. 
    What activities did the Utes participate in
    • A. 

      Walking, riding, and biking

    • B. 

      Trading, hunting, fishing, gathering and farming

    • C. 

      Going to school, church, and shopping

  • 17. 
    Vasco da Gama left Portugal sailed south around the cape of Good Hope then sailed into India, but he did not use the same route home
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    What did the Portugese seek to Asia
    • A. 

      A new ship

    • B. 

      Spices

    • C. 

      Vegetables and fruits

    • D. 

      A new route to Asia

  • 19. 
    Merchandts did not cross the Mediterranean Sea to get to India because they controlled trade routes across the medeterranean sea
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    What obstacle did Portuguese traders face by traveling by land to India
    • A. 

      Mountain ranges

    • B. 

      Plains

    • C. 

      Rivers

    • D. 

      Timber