Native American Indian Regions

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  • 1. 
    Where would you find Native American homes or shelters that are made out of bone, animal skin, rocks and sod?
    • A. 

      Arctic

    • B. 

      Northeast

    • C. 

      Northwest

    • D. 

      Plains

  • 2. 
    Which of these shelters would you find being used by Plains Indians?
    • A. 

      Adobe

    • B. 

      Igloo

    • C. 

      Tipis

  • 3. 
    Longhouses were built in the Northwest.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In which regions would you find shelters made from mud?
    • A. 

      Northwest

    • B. 

      Southwest

    • C. 

      Northeast

    • D. 

      Southeast

  • 5. 
    Chickees are houses that are built on stilts or poles and have no walls.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Wigwams were used in the Plains.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Why did the Indians of the Southeast make shelters that were on poles or stilts?
    • A. 

      They didn't know how else to make houses.

    • B. 

      Areas of the southeast were often too wet to build houses on the ground.

    • C. 

      It was the easiest way to make them.

  • 8. 
    Indians of the arctic regions sometimes built sod igloos.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which materials were shelters in the plains made out of?
    • A. 

      Clay

    • B. 

      Grass

    • C. 

      Bone

    • D. 

      Planks

  • 10. 
    Which region has flat and grassy land?
    • A. 

      Arctic

    • B. 

      Southwest

    • C. 

      Plains

  • 11. 
    Which region would have swamps?
    • A. 

      Southwest

    • B. 

      Southeast

    • C. 

      Arctic

  • 12. 
    Which of these could you expect to see in the Southwest?
    • A. 

      Dry and desert-like climate

    • B. 

      Mesas

    • C. 

      Cliffs

    • D. 

      Swamps

    • E. 

      Lots of rain

    • F. 

      Cactus

    • G. 

      Cold and ice

  • 13. 
    The northwest region can be very misty and rainy, but it does not get too hot in the summer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which of the following types of clothing could you find in the Arctic region?
    • A. 

      Breechcloths

    • B. 

      Moccasins

    • C. 

      Cleats

    • D. 

      Snow shoes

    • E. 

      Feathers

    • F. 

      Mukluks

  • 15. 
    In which region was it common to use buffalo skin for clothing?
    • A. 

      Northwest

    • B. 

      Southeast

    • C. 

      Plains

    • D. 

      Arctic

  • 16. 
    What is this item of clothing?
    • A. 

      Buckskin

    • B. 

      Cleats

    • C. 

      Mukluk

  • 17. 
    What is this item of clothing?
    • A. 

      Kilt

    • B. 

      Breechcloth

    • C. 

      Parka

  • 18. 
    In which region was it common to see Indians with tattoos?
    • A. 

      Southeast

    • B. 

      Plains

    • C. 

      Northwest

  • 19. 
    Which of these things were used for food in the plains?
    • A. 

      Buffalo

    • B. 

      Polar bear

    • C. 

      Crops from farming

    • D. 

      Caribou

    • E. 

      Pemmican (jerky)

    • F. 

      Halibut

  • 20. 
    Which of these things were used for food in the Northeast?
    • A. 

      Oxen

    • B. 

      Deer

    • C. 

      Whales

    • D. 

      Beaver

    • E. 

      Corn, beans and rice

    • F. 

      Otter

  • 21. 
    In which region would you most likely find food from nuts, berries and a wide assortment of fish?
    • A. 

      Arctic

    • B. 

      Southeast

    • C. 

      Northwest

  • 22. 
    In which region would you most likely find dear, bear, turkey, squash and pumpkins?
    • A. 

      Arctic

    • B. 

      Plains

    • C. 

      Southeast

    • D. 

      Northwest

  • 23. 
    What kind of shelter is this?
    • A. 

      Lean-to

    • B. 

      Chickee

    • C. 

      Plank house

    • D. 

      Pueblo

  • 24. 
    What kind of shelter is this?
    • A. 

      Hogan

    • B. 

      Igloo

    • C. 

      Chickee

    • D. 

      Tipi

  • 25. 
    What kind of shelter is this?
    • A. 

      Wigwam

    • B. 

      Longhouse

    • C. 

      Pueblo

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