Bvps U.S. History Ch1 Quiz

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz pertaining to the world/America pre-1600.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The city of Tenochtitlán was built by the
    • A. 

      Inca.

    • B. 

      Toltec.

    • C. 

      Maya.

    • D. 

      Aztec.

  • 2. 
    North American groups who buried clan members in large earth mounds were known as
    • A. 

      Adobe Builders.

    • B. 

      Pyramid Builders

    • C. 

      Mound Builders

    • D. 

      Cliff Dwellers

  • 3. 
    The major pueblos of Chaco Canyon were built by the
    • A. 

      Hohokam.

    • B. 

      Anasazi

    • C. 

      Adena

    • D. 

      Hopewell

  • 4. 
    The huge Ice Age animals of North America were wiped out by climate change and
    • A. 

      Skillful hunters

    • B. 

      Floods from melting ice

    • C. 

      Disease

    • D. 

      A meteorite

  • 5. 
    A large area of the Andes Mountains of South America was ruled by the
    • A. 

      Adena

    • B. 

      Inca

    • C. 

      Toltec

    • D. 

      Olmec

  • 6. 
    The cultures of East Africa were strongly influenced by Arabia
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 7. 
    The French set up plantations on several islands off the African coast.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 8. 
    Mansa Musa is generally considered Ghana’s most famous leader.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 9. 
    The Atlantic slave trade began when planters in the Americas began to demand more workers.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 10. 
    Sub-Saharan Africa developed independently from northern Africa because the Sahara acted as a barrier to travelers.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE