GA History Quiz: The Native Americans Question Preview (ID: 38251)


Quiz On GA Native Americans.

Which factor resulted in prehistoric Indians making permanent settlements?
a) The Indians began to cultivate plants.
b) The Indians had abundant large game.
c) The Indians followed herds of large animals.
d) The Indians wanted to band together for protection.

During which prehistoric period did horticulture begin?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Which people were the FIRST to make and use pottery?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Why did the Archaic people move so frequently?
a) to locate farmland
b) to trade with others
c) to find enough food
d) to find secure shelter

Which people were the FIRST to use the Atlatl?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

During which prehistoric period did large game become extinct?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Why are there so few Paleo sites in Georgia?
a) Paleo Indians lived primarily in western states, not in Georgia
b) Paleo sites were often looted by cultures that came after them
c) Remains from the Paleo period have been destroyed by natural forces
d) The nomadic Paleo Indians did not leave many artifacts in any one place

Most of the tools used by the Paleo people were made of
a) flint
b) stone
c) wood
d) copper

The oldest known Native American culture in North America was the
a) Paleo Culture
b) Archaic Culture
c) Woodland Culture
d) Mississippian Culture

The prehistoric culture that developed the bow and arrow for hunting was the
a) Paleo Culture
b) Archaic Culture
c) Woodland Culture
d) Mississippian Culture

Who were the FIRST to use burial mounds?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Which were the FIRST people to live in tribes?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Archaeologists think that prehistoric Indians believed in some kind of life after death because
a) Tribal centers had churches and other forms of worship
b) Pictographs and cave drawings depicted an afterlife
c) Legends of an afterlife were passed down from generation to generation
d) Burial mounds contained items such as tools, tobacco pipes and weapons

Which prehistoric people were the First to paint and tattoo their bodies?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Which early people grew tobacco to use in ceremonies?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

During which period was the use of pottery introduced?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

Which period saw the construction of villages with impressive ceremonial buildings?
a) Paleo
b) Archaic
c) Woodland
d) Mississippian

When were people building dome-shaped huts with grass roofs as their shelters?
a) Between 700 AD and 1600 AD
b) Between 1000 BC and 1000 AD
c) Between 1600 AD and 1900 AD
d) Between 10,000 BC and 8,000 BC

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