Governor's Race #3 Study Test

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 67

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  • 1. 
    What is the study of items people left behind that helped understand what happened long ago?
    • A. 

      Artfully

    • B. 

      Archeology

    • C. 

      Armrest

  • 2. 
    What is evidence, such as arrowheads and pottery, that have been found and tells us about the people who lived in Virginia?
    • A. 

      Artifacts

    • B. 

      Artwork

    • C. 

      Artboard

  • 3. 
    Because Christopher Columbus thought he landed in the Indes (near China) he called the people he found as he explored the land Indians?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What words would describe the climate in Virginia? (choose two answers)
    • A. 

      Mild

    • B. 

      Runny

    • C. 

      4 Distinct Seasons

    • D. 

      Only two seasons

  • 5. 
    What covers most of Virginia's land?
    • A. 

      Seas

    • B. 

      Forests

    • C. 

      Deserts

  • 6. 
    Virginia Indians are also referred to (or called) Eastern Woodland Indians.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    In the past, what did native people use to make their clothing?
    • A. 

      Animal Skins (mainly deerskin)

    • B. 

      Fish

    • C. 

      Tree bark

  • 8. 
    Native people used natural resources to make their shelter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What was the name of the large Indian toen used by the Indian leaders for several hundred years before the English settlers arrived?
    • A. 

      Washington

    • B. 

      Werowocomoco

    • C. 

      Wallyhachookee

  • 10. 
    In the year 1607, Werowocomoco was the headquarters for which Indian leader?
    • A. 

      Red Bull

    • B. 

      Barack Obama

    • C. 

      Powhatan

  • 11. 
    In what three areas did the seasons affect the native peoples of Virginia? (choose three answers)
    • A. 

      Clothing

    • B. 

      Food

    • C. 

      Shelter

    • D. 

      Shoes

  • 12. 
    What three things did native peoples of the past do to get food? (choose three answers)
    • A. 

      Farmed

    • B. 

      Moved

    • C. 

      Fished

    • D. 

      Hunted

    • E. 

      Hopped

  • 13. 
    In the winter, native people hunted birds and animals and lived on stored foods.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In spring, native people hunted, fished and picked berries to get food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    How did the native peoples get their food in summer?
    • A. 

      They ran

    • B. 

      They grew crops

    • C. 

      They sang

  • 16. 
    How did native people get their food in the fall?
    • A. 

      They harvested crops and hunted for food

    • B. 

      They danced and sang around a fire

    • C. 

      They looked up to the sky and waved

  • 17. 
    What three foods did the native peoples grow? (choose three)
    • A. 

      Watermelons

    • B. 

      Beans

    • C. 

      Corn

    • D. 

      Squash

  • 18. 
    What are three examples of cultural landscape? (choose three answers)
    • A. 

      Barns

    • B. 

      Malls

    • C. 

      Homes

    • D. 

      Churches

  • 19. 
    Whose culture does the name Roanoke reflect?
    • A. 

      African Americans

    • B. 

      Native peoples

    • C. 

      Animals

  • 20. 
    Whose culture does the name Richmond reflect?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      Indian

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