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Lesson 1.1: Guiding Questions and Geographical Awareness As you move through this topic, keep the following questions in mind. If you cannot answer these questions (some require critical thinking skills and putting together different pieces of information - you cannot simply look up the answer on one page in the textbook), you are not ready to move on to the next topic. How were the Americas peopled? Hunter gatherers from syberia following herds across syberia(asia) and into Alaska (N America) using Bergingia. What and where is Beringia? Land bridge that was exposed from falling sea levels due to the ice age. It is connected between Asia and Alaska What is meant the term Clovis? What is meant by the term paleoindian?
Only dogs, tukeys llamas What is the importance of maize? First cereal crop/MAIN crop- Lead to sedentary agriculture (CORN) Hybridized in central Mexico. Need to be RE hybridized every 250 miles to contented to climates North and South because farther away from equator easier to move East to West (wheat) without needed to be hybridized

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