USE THE FOLLOWING SLIDESHOW
TO HELP REVIEW FOR YOUR
ANCIENT TEXANS QUIZ. IT IS SET UP
SO YOU WILL BE ASKED A SAMPLE
QUESTI...
Vocabulary Review
Definition Vocabulary Word
Scientists who study the past by finding
and analyzing artifacts
Scientists t...
Vocabulary Answers
Definition Vocabulary Word
Scientists who study the past by finding
and analyzing artifacts
Archaeologi...
More Vocabulary…
Definition Vocabulary Word
A first hand account of an event by an
eyewitness who was present during that
...
Vocabulary Answers
Definition Vocabulary Word
A first hand account of an event by an
eyewitness who was present during
tha...
Name this artifact…
Atlatl!!!
Name this artifact…
Clovis Point
(aka spear
head)!!!
First Peoples
Q: The theory that says people migrated to the
Americas from Asia, often referred to as the “Clovis
Theory”,...
First Peoples cont.
Q: The place in Texas with possible evidence that
people came to the Americas before the Bering Land
B...
Q: Folklore is used to…
5 possible answers:
1. Teach morals/lessons
2. Share customs
3. Explain life/nature
4. Tell Histor...
Examples of Folklore
Give an example related to each of the following uses
of folklore:
Morals/Lessons
(A: The boy who cri...
Early Eras of Humans in Texas
11,500-8000 BCE
Paleo Indian Period
6,000 BCE-0 CE
Archaic Period
700-1500 CE
Late Prehistor...
Other info
 Know characteristics of each time period
 Use pg 12 (folklore), pg 13 (vocabulary) and pg 10
(Native Texan n...
GOOD LUCK!!!
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  1. 1. USE THE FOLLOWING SLIDESHOW TO HELP REVIEW FOR YOUR ANCIENT TEXANS QUIZ. IT IS SET UP SO YOU WILL BE ASKED A SAMPLE QUESTION AND THE NEXT SLIDE WILL HAVE THE ANSWER. HOWEVER, YOU ARE WELCOME TO USE THIS IN ANYWAY THAT BEST HELPS YOU STUDY. GOOD LUCK! Ancient Texans Quiz Review
  2. 2. Vocabulary Review Definition Vocabulary Word Scientists who study the past by finding and analyzing artifacts Scientists that study all people all the time, i.e. all parts of humanity both past and present The way that groups of people express and conduct themselves, including language, customs, shelter, beliefs etc. A way of life characterized by constant movement, hunting and foraging. Tracing descent through the mother. A human created/modified object that is characteristic of an earlier time or cultural stage.
  3. 3. Vocabulary Answers Definition Vocabulary Word Scientists who study the past by finding and analyzing artifacts Archaeologist Scientists that study all people all the time, i.e. all parts of humanity both past and present Anthropologist The way that groups of people express and conduct themselves, including language, customs, shelter, beliefs etc. Culture A way of life characterized by constant movement, hunting and foraging. Nomadic Tracing descent through the mother. Matrilineal A human created/modified object that is characteristic of an earlier time or cultural stage. Artifact
  4. 4. More Vocabulary… Definition Vocabulary Word A first hand account of an event by an eyewitness who was present during that event. A document created after an event by someone who was not an eyewitness. An opinion that heavily favors one side without an consideration of the other possibilites. A common building material made of sundried earth and straw. Traditional beliefs, legends, customs etc. of a people group. Something that is characteristic of a particular region; something that is native to a certain area.
  5. 5. Vocabulary Answers Definition Vocabulary Word A first hand account of an event by an eyewitness who was present during that event. Primary Source A document created after an event by someone who was not an eyewitness. Secondary Source An opinion that heavily favors one side without an consideration of the other possibilites. Bias A common building material made of sundried earth and straw. Adobe Traditional beliefs, legends, customs etc. of a people group. Folklore Something that is characteristic of a particular region; something that is native to a certain area. Indigenous
  6. 6. Name this artifact…
  7. 7. Atlatl!!!
  8. 8. Name this artifact…
  9. 9. Clovis Point (aka spear head)!!!
  10. 10. First Peoples Q: The theory that says people migrated to the Americas from Asia, often referred to as the “Clovis Theory”, claims that these people traveled across the _______________. A: Bering Land Bridge (now the Bering Strait)
  11. 11. First Peoples cont. Q: The place in Texas with possible evidence that people came to the Americas before the Bering Land Bridge is located in _________________. A: Buttermilk Creek Complex in Salado, TX
  12. 12. Q: Folklore is used to… 5 possible answers: 1. Teach morals/lessons 2. Share customs 3. Explain life/nature 4. Tell History 5. Establish a tradition
  13. 13. Examples of Folklore Give an example related to each of the following uses of folklore: Morals/Lessons (A: The boy who cried wolf) Share customs (A: seeing an armadillo on your bday is good luck) Life/Nature (A: Zeus throwing lightning) Tell History (A: The Alamo) Tradition (A: Thanksgiving)
  14. 14. Early Eras of Humans in Texas 11,500-8000 BCE Paleo Indian Period 6,000 BCE-0 CE Archaic Period 700-1500 CE Late Prehistoric Period 1500 CE-Present Historic Period
  15. 15. Other info  Know characteristics of each time period  Use pg 12 (folklore), pg 13 (vocabulary) and pg 10 (Native Texan notes) to study  There is NO information regarding the Native American culture groups on this quiz  5 multiple choice and 5 short answer
  16. 16. GOOD LUCK!!!

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