Time For Kids Issue 6

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 94

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Time Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following was on earth first? 
    • A. 

      Lucy

    • B. 

      Selam

    • C. 

      Dr. Alemseged

    • D. 

      Addis Ababa

  • 2. 
    The first thing fossil hunters saw when they discovered Baby Lucy was a...? 
    • A. 

      Hand

    • B. 

      Finger

    • C. 

      Face

    • D. 

      Toe

  • 3. 
    Look at the time line on page 47. Which discovery was made in 1959? 
    • A. 

      Footprints were discovered in Tanzania

    • B. 

      Lucy was discovered in Ethiopia

    • C. 

      Salem was discovered in Ethiopia

    • D. 

      Nutcracker Man was discovered Tanzania

  • 4. 
    The word laboratory comes from the root word labor. In the last paragraph on page 4, the word laboratory means a -- 
    • A. 

      Person who looks for fossils

    • B. 

      Place where scientists work

    • C. 

      Perspon who studies history

    • D. 

      Place where newborn babies sleep

  • 5. 
        "Early Man in America" Which event belongs on the empty bullet in this list of sequential events ?  
    • Two college students find a skull near Kennewick, Washington
    • .
    • Different groups disagree over what should be done with the skeleton
    • In 2005, scientists study Kennewick Man for ten days.
     
    • A. 

      Scientists determine that Kennewick Man was about 38 years old.

    • B. 

      More bones are found, and the skeleton is called Kennewick Man.

    • C. 

      Native American groups claim the bones and want to bury them.

    • D. 

      Scientists discover that the skeleton suffered a spear jab to the hip.

  • 6. 
    According to the article, which place was settled by humans first? 
    • A. 

      Clovis, New Mexico

    • B. 

      Daisy Cave, California

    • C. 

      Kennewick, Washington

    • D. 

      Monte Verde, Chile

  • 7. 
     Look at the time line on page 51. What event in 2004 led to learning more about Kennewick Man?
    • A. 

      More bones were discovered in Washington.

    • B. 

      Scientists filed a lawsuit to allow further study of Kennewick Man.

    • C. 

      The U.S Appeals court ruled in favor of the scientists.

    • D. 

      Tests showed that Kennewick Man's remains were over 9,000 years old.

  • 8. 
    On page 51, the word prehistoric comes from a root word that means--   
    • A. 

      Knowledge of learning

    • B. 

      People

    • C. 

      Family or community

    • D. 

      Government

  • 9. 
    "Archaeological Sites in Peru" Look at the map on page 52. What is the oldest city in Americas? 
    • A. 

      Kuelap Fortress

    • B. 

      Caral

    • C. 

      Machu Picchu

    • D. 

      Puruchuco

  • 10. 
    The ancient city located just west of Cuzco is called--
    • A. 

      Machu Picchu

    • B. 

      Titicaca

    • C. 

      Nazca

    • D. 

      Lima

  • 11. 
    What did archaeologists find at Puruchuco? 
    • A. 

      An Inca fortress

    • B. 

      Line drawings

    • C. 

      Inca mummies

    • D. 

      Gold pieces