Meet Michigan Book Trivia Quiz For 3rd Grade!

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Meet Michigan Book Trivia Quiz For 3rd Grade!

What do you know about the state of Michigan? The name Michigan originated from the Ojibwe word, "Mishigagama," which means "large water," or "large lake. " Michigan is the tenth-largest populous of the fifty United States and is the most extensive state by the entire area east of the Mississippi River. A sequence of Native American tribes first occupied the city. Take this quiz and get ready to get acquainted with Michigan.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Arrowheads, old bones, and old pots are examples of _________________?
    • A. 

      Exhibits

    • B. 

      Fossils

    • C. 

      Artifacts

  • 2. 
    The first people to live in Michigan are the ______________________?
    • A. 

      Native Americans

    • B. 

      Europeans

    • C. 

      Colonists

  • 3. 
    The 1st Native Americans to live in Michigan are the _____________?
  • 4. 
    The Hopewell People built ___________________ of earth where they would bury their _______________ and hold special ceremonies there.
    • A. 

      Lakes, Murdered

    • B. 

      Mountains, Alive

    • C. 

      Mounds, Dead

  • 5. 
    The Hopewell modified the environment by __________________ a mound.
  • 6. 
    Historians have found many artifacts in Michigan's Hopewell mounds from faraway places, which tells us that the Hopewell must have SPENT MONEY on these things. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What means to move from one place to another in search of a better life?
    • A. 

      Vacationing

    • B. 

      Migrating

    • C. 

      Working

  • 8. 
    What is wigwam?
    • A. 

      Round Houses

    • B. 

      Where you Work

    • C. 

      Where they make Pancakes

    • D. 

      Where Native Americans Live

    • E. 

      Made of Birch Bark

  • 9. 
    What Tribes consisted of the Three Fires?
    • A. 

      Ottawa

    • B. 

      Hopewell

    • C. 

      Potawatomi

    • D. 

      Eskimo

    • E. 

      French

    • F. 

      Ojibway

  • 10. 
    Why do people trade for items?
    • A. 

      They need or don't have it. It's scarce.

    • B. 

      They want it. It is a game.

    • C. 

      The kids are done working and want to buy a book to read.

  • 11. 
    What gifts (Food) have the Native Americans left us?
    • A. 

      Corn

    • B. 

      Pumpkins

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Beans

    • E. 

      Potato Chips

    • F. 

      Tobacco

  • 12. 
    What NAMES have the Native Americans left us?
    • A. 

      Kalamazoo

    • B. 

      Detroit

    • C. 

      Romeo

    • D. 

      Mackinaw

    • E. 

      Pontiac

    • F. 

      Rochester

    • G. 

      Saginaw

  • 13. 
    What THREE inventions have the Native Americans left us?
    • A. 

      Toboggan

    • B. 

      Swimming Pool

    • C. 

      Snowshoes

    • D. 

      Piano

    • E. 

      Birch Bark Canoe

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