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  • 1. Powerpoint Jeopardy 50 50 50 50 40 40 40 40 30 30 30 30 20 20 20 20 10 10 10 10 Civilizations Places People Terms
  • 2. This is a payment made from conquered people. What is a tribute?
  • 3. This is a ceremony in which a wealthy host distributed gifts to guests. What is a potlatch?
  • 4. Who is an igloo? This is a dome-shaped home made of ice
  • 5. What is a kiva? This large underground chamber was used for religious ceremonies.
  • 6. What is quipu? These knotted colored strings were used to keep records.
  • 7. The Inuits are more commonly known by this name. What are eskimos?
  • 8. What is Inti? This was the name of the Incan sun god.
  • 9. Huitzilopochtli was the Aztec ______. What is sun god?
  • 10. The Anasazi moved from pueblos to ________. What are cliffs?
  • 11. Who were the people of the first American civilization? Who are the Olmecs?
  • 12. True or False. Tikal was the largest Incan city. What is false. It was the largest Mayan city.
  • 13. Tenochtitlan was the _______ capital. Aztec
  • 14. This city was the capital of the Incan empire. All Incan roads led through this city. What is Cuzco?
  • 15. The early people who migrated to the Americas came from this continent. What is Asia?
  • 16. What is Peru. The Incas lived in what is now the country of _____________.
  • 17. Did the first civilizations emerge along the Mississippi River or the Mexican Gulf Coast? The Mexican Gulf Coast
  • 18. What were the “Chosen Women” trained to do? Serve the sun god
  • 19. Which civilization ruled the area that included The Andes mountains: the Mayas or Incas? The Incas
  • 20. Why did the Mayas develop an accurate solar calendar: to record historical events or to hold religious ceremonies at the correct moment To hold religious ceremonies
  • 21. What happened to the people conquered by the Incas? They were enlisted into the Incan armies.
  • 22.
    • Short answer. Choose 2.
    • Explain how people reached the Americas
    • Describe 4 achievements of Mayan civilization.
    • Describe Aztec religious beliefs.
    • Explain how the Incas united their large empire.
    • Explain why the culture of the people of the NW
    • coast differed from that of the Inuits
    • Essay – Choose 1
    • How were the religious beliefs of the Incas like
    • those of the Aztecs? How were they different?
    • 2. Explain why Native American groups in North
    • America developed diverse cultures.