Social Studies Chapter 2 Jeopardy!
Note: This is a great review for your upcoming Social Studies test and contains most, but not all, of the information on your study guide!
The Name Game
Tribes of the Midwest and Northwest
To final Jeopardy
This tribe is also known as the Diné.
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Back to the board Navajo
They are descendants of the Mound Builders
Their name means Gentle People
Their name means “People of the Longhouse”
Their name means “Great Planted Fields.”
This is a spirit that visits Hopi villages for half of every year.
This is something used by the Lakota tribe to show courage by touching an enemy without killing them
This is a belt or necklace of small polished beads made from shells, used in ceremonies or as currency
This is a sled-like device that was used for carrying belongings, pulled by dogs before horses.
This is a round structure used by the Hopi for religious ceremonies
This is a way of growing crops in places where there is little water
This is a dome shaped dwelling made with log or stick frames that are covered with mud or sod.
This was a group made up of five Iroquois tribes whose purpose was to maintain peace.
Iroquois Confederacy/League of Nations
This word means flat or rolling land covered mostly with grass
This word means Hopi apartment style homes, or “Villages” in Spanish
This event was when salmon would swim against the current to mate and lay eggs. A family could catch over 1,000 lbs of fish.
This animal was used for food, shelter, tools/weapons, and clothing. No part of the animal went to waste
This was used by the Lakota to keep track of important events and was read counterclockwise.
This act returned control of over 44 million acres of Native American homelands to original owners
Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act
These were often placed in front of a home to mark a place of celebration/meeting. The designs carved in them are symbols and tell stories.
Name two benefits of the Eastern Woodlands to the Native Americans who lived there.
1. Many animals to hunt 2. Wild plants/berries for medicine 3. Water filled with animals for food 4. Wood for building houses 5. Soil good for farming
These two leaders formed the Iroquois Confederacy and established the Great Law to keep peace between tribes.
Deganawida and Hiawatha
Name the five tribes in the Iroquois Confederacy.
Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, Mohawk, Seneca
These are the three main reasons the Tlingit built their villages near the water’s edge
1. Got most of their food from the sea 2. Had first access to resources 3. Traded resources and became wealthy
These are the three main reasons the Navajo moved to Canyon de Chelly
1. Under attack/conflicts got worse 2. Fertile soil for farming 3. Walls to protect them
Women of the Hodenosaunee Tribe Write down how much you want to use on this question, fold it up and give it to the person running the game.
The Iroquois women had four main roles in Iroquois Society. Name three of the four roles.
1. Leaders of the clan 2. Owned the longhouses 3. Chose village leaders 4. Had to give permission for all important decisions
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