VS.2 d-g Virginia American Indians
This quiz has 27 questions.  The questions are in a shuffled order.
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Werowocomoco was a large Indian town, located on the York River and was used by Indian leaders for several hundred years before the English arrived. It was the headquarters for the leader ______. (VS2f) *
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Virginia has a relatively mild _____ with four distinct seasons: spring, summer, fall and winter resulting in a variety of vegetation. (VS2e) *
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What were the three major language groups found in Virginia? (VS2d) *
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________ are called Eastern Woodland Indians. (VS2e) *
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The _____ were members of the Siouan language group. (VS2d) *
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_____________ and their culture were greatly affected by white European colonization.  They intermingled with the English and the Africans. (VS2g) *
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Archaeology is _____________. (VS2f) *
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The Virginia Indian tribes maintain tribal museums and lands on which they hold public festivals called _________.  They share their vibrant heritage through drumming, singing, dance, art, jewelry, clothing, crafts, pottery and storytelling.  (VS2g) *
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The first people who lived in Virginia were ___________. (VS2d) *
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In summer, Virginia's Indians grew _____, such as beans, corn, and squash. (VS2e) *
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The current state-recognized Indian tribes in Virginia today ____. (VS2g) *
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The ______ were members of the Algonquian language group. (VS2d) *
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Virginia's American Indians used _____ around them for shelter(homes). (VS2e) *
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In the fall, Virginia's Indians ____ their crops and hunted for foods to preserve and keep for the winter. (VS2e) *
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____________ study all kinds of material evidence left by people from the past. (VS2f) *
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In the _____, Virginia's American Indians hunted birds and animals and lived on stored foods from the previous fall. (VS2e) *
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The kinds of food American Indians ate, the clothing they wore and the shelters they built depended on the _____. (VS2e) *
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American Indians lived in all areas of ____. (VS2d) *
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Virginia's ______ have a variety of trees and cover most of the land. (VS2e) *
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Virginia's Indians used animal skins (deer skins) for ______. (VS2e) *
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The ____ were members of the Iroquoian language group. (VS2d) *
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Siouan languages were spoken mainly in the _________ and the Monacan were part of this group. (VS2d) *
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Christopher Columbus called the people he found in the lands he explored "Indians" because he thought he was in _____. (VS2d) *
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Algonquian languages were spoken mainly in the _________ and the Powhatan were part of this group. (VS2d) *
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 _____ languages were spoken in Southwestern Virginia and in Southern Virginia near North Carolina.  The Cherokee were part of this group. (VS2d) *
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In the _______, Virginia's American Indians hunted, fished, and picked berries. (VS2e) *
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_______ such as, arrowheads, pottery, and other tools tell us a lot about the people who lived in Virginia. (VS2d) *
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