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N.C History Table 5A
|How did people first arrive in the New World
|They came from asia during the ice age. Because there was a land bridge from Siberia to Alaska.
|What Native American Culture Region included North Carolina?
|About how many people lived in NC in 1492?
|Around 35,000 people.
|Describe the appearance and health of Natives in NC in 1492
|They had darker skin color and had darker hair. Well shaped and clean.
|Why were the Native Americans so different from the Europeans?
|They had more endurance ,and strength.
|Name and describe the agriculture method used in the Eastern Woodlands.
|They used the slash and burn method. They would cut the bark off of trees and leave it to die and when the tree dies they would burn it.
|Describe what and how Native Americans in NC obtained foods other than by agriculture.
|They also found food by scavenging.
|Why were quartz crystals important to Native Americans in the mountains?
|They believed that quartz foretold the future.
|How did NC’s Native Americans trace their ancestry? Why do you think this was the case?
|They drew animals and about there life. Because they did not have a language.
|Native Americans lived in 10-12 house settlements based on their _______
|What type of scientist studies human cultures?