Chapter 2 Study Guide

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This quiz covers information from out chapter 2 unit on Native American Cultural Regions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Important markers of this region's cultures include:  cedar trees, dugout canoes, plank houses, totem poles, and potlatches.
    • A. 

      Southwest

    • B. 

      Northwest

    • C. 

      Eastern Woodlands

    • D. 

      Plains

    • E. 

      Far West

  • 2. 
    The __________ were known to hunt whales, whose parts they used for food, fuel, tools, etc.
  • 3. 
    Tribes like the Mohawk and Cayuga joined the _____________ League, creating a confederation that promoted peace among warring Eastern Woodlands tribes.
  • 4. 
    The Navajo borrowed many cultural ways and ideas from the Hopi, including...
    • A. 

      Pyramids, paved roads, and the idea of zero.

    • B. 

      Weaving and farming.

    • C. 

      Human sacrifice and buffalo jumps.

    • D. 

      Storytelling and potlatches.

  • 5. 
    Plains tribes travelled a lot, following the buffalo.  They lived in portable, easy-to-set-up shelters called _______________.