Hunted smaller mammals such as deer and rabbits, since mammoths and other large game were already extinct when they arrived in the Americas.
Migrated from the Patagonia region of South America up into North America.
Began arriving in the Americas between 15,000 and 50,000 years ago.
Often lived in settlements of up to 500 inhabitants.
Was Portuguese by birth.
Never set foot on North America
Was bitter that Ferdinand and Isabella would only allow him one journey to the New World.
Wanted the natives he encountered to become Spanish citizens.
Trail of Tears.
Journey of Death.
Resulted in a Danish prince ascending the English throne.
Led to the execution of Charles II.
Led to a period in which Parliament allowed the colonies substantial control over their own affairs.
Sparked Queen Anne's War.
Was designed to increase tax revenue for the British government.
Increased the duty on molasses.
Shortened the list of enumerated products.
Was passed just after the Stamp Act.
They thought it would result in more independence and colonial self-government.
The colonists thought it was a face-saving gesture and that the British government was backing down.
Americans believed that it granted them the right to tax themselves.
Americans believed it was unconstitutional and should be repealed.
Was built on the political philosophy of Edmund Burke.
Included the Olive Branch Petition in the hopes of making peace with Britain.
Proposed establishing a constitutional monarchy for the new nation.
Stated that all men are created equal.
Was extended to all free blacks in the North.
Was limited to white men of the upper classes.
Was extended to all free, white males.
Was extended to women in the state of New Jersey.