APUSH - AMSCO Chapter 1

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1. “In the 1500's Native Americans possessed a wide range of complex cultures.” Each of  the following gives evidence to support this statement EXCEPT a) The Aztec Capital of Tenochtitlan b) The organization of Inca society c) Native Americans’ susceptibility to European diseases d) The Mayas agricultural system e) The Maya Calendar 1. The answer is C. Many Native Americans died because of diseases. Before the  Europeans sailed to the Americas, they had been ravaged by many plagues  including smallpox, measles, bubonic plague and many more. The Native  Americans lacked biological defenses against the diseases that Europeans had  brought from Europe. (The American Nation 26) 2. Which of the following best describes the way Europeans treated Native Americans in  the 1500s and 1600s? a) Native Americans were regarded as inferior people subject to  Christian domination. b) Native Americans ways of life were respected. c) Since nothing of value could be learned from the Native Americans,  Europeans thoughts it was permissible to exterminate them. d) Europeans cultivated good relations with Native Americans and  sought to make them economic partners. e) Only the English believed that Native Americans should be treated  fairly. 2. The answer is A.  The Native Americans were used and tortured. They were  thought as incompetent and simple. They were used as slaves to find gold and to  work. (Zinn 1-6) 3. Which of the following was the LEAST important factor behind European exploration 
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2010 for the course HISTORY APUSH taught by Professor Billiamvech during the Spring '06 term at Beacon FL.

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