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Chapter 1

City-State A city that has its own ruler and government.
Kachinas Guardian spirits of the Hopis.
Slavery Holding people against their will and making them carrying out orders.
Barter To exchange goods.
Clan A group of families related to each other.
Totem Pole A carved post that shows the history of a family.
Buffalo Plains Indians made clothes, tools, weapons, and food from this animal.
Confederation A loose group of governments.
Pueblo An adobe building with rooms on top of and next to one another.
Longhouse A house built of elm bark with large doors at each end.
Tepee A cone-shaped house made of poles and buffalo skins.
Pit House A house built partly over a hole dug in the ground.
Hogan A cone shaped house made of a log frame covered by mud or grass.
Lodge A circular house built over a shallow pit and covered with sod.
Emperor Ruler of an empire.
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