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Earliest Americans

Chapter 1 section 1

Bering Land Bridge A strip of land that connected northeastern Asia and present-day Alaska
Paleo-Indians It is thought that these people crossed the Bering Land Bridge to get to North America
migration The movement of people or animals from one region to another
environment The climate and landscapes that surround living things
culture A group's common values and traditions
Olmec Earleist known civilizaiton in Mesoamerica
Mesoamerica The region that includes the southern part of what is now Mexico and the northern parts of Central America
Maya This civilization develped after the Olmec. They built large cities with great pyramids, palaces and bridges.
Aztec This civilization conquered Central Mexico. It's capital was Tenochtitlan.
Inca This empire stretched along the western coast of South America. They are known for having a strong central governement, their architecture, as well as their art
Created by: srandall