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MIDTERM Q&A - Midterm quiz answers 1.) Spanish water...

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Midterm quiz answers 1.) Spanish water law: CORRECT ANSWER: emphasized community rights over individual rights 2.)The Los Angeles region was the home territory of which Indians? CORRECT ANSWER: a.) the gabrielino 3.)The availability of water in California is defined by which of the following features? CORRECT ANSWER: d. all of the above 4.)Before contact, California Indians CORRECT ANSWER: a. numbered over 300,000 and spoke at least 100 different languages 5.)Acorns from oak, a significant food source for most California Indians, CORRECT ANSWER: a. contain a poisonous tannic acid that needs to be leached out suing a time-consuming process 6.)Which of the following statements best describes the relationship between Native Californians and their environment? CORRECT ANSWER: d. All of these statements describe aspects of Indian views re. their environment 7.)Writing the history of California Indians is complicated by which of the following factors? CORRECT ANSWER: d. all of the above 8.)Indian and Spanish moral and cultural values differed significantly on allof the following areas except CORRECT ANSWER: c. the value placed on family and marriage 9.)The Bering Strait theory CORRECT ANSWER: b. posits that humans first came to the Americas from Asia, following large game animals 10.)Which of the following statements about culture areas is not accurate? CORRECT ANSWER: b. It presents a precise way of describing precontact California Indian societies and their cultures. 11.) The word that is used to refer to athird sex, believed to have spiritual powers among many tribes, is CORRECT ANSWER: b. berdache 12.)The term used in reference to Indian spiritual leaders is CORRECT ANSWER: b. shaman 13.)The availability of water in California is defined by which of the following features? CORRECT ANSWER: d. all of the above 14.)All of the following statements describe California deserts except CORRECT ANSWER: c. They contain very little plant and animal life 15.)What has been the result of extensive water development in California? CORRECT ANSWER: d. All of the above 16.)Which of the following statements about culture areas is not accurate?
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CORRECT ANSWER: b. It presents a precise way of describing precontact California Indian societies and their culture 17.)Writing the history of California Indians is complicated by which of the following factors?
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