An American Indian civilization that flourished in the American
Southwest from 100 to 1600; also known as the Ancestral Pueblo.
Indigenous peoples, tribes, or ethnic groups living within the boundaries
of the prese
o Profit from minerals and exotic products was the overriding objective of
the joint-stock Virginia Company, organized to finance the 1607
Jamestown venture. Proprietary colonies, such as Maryland and the
1.2.3 Journal: Perspective in Academic and Oral Histories
AP U.S. History Sem 1 (S3530873)
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Date: September 16, 2016
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1.2.4 Study: First Peoples & the Environment
o whats in a name?
Columbus called them Indians because he believed he was in
name accidentally stuck
native American was used but anyone born in America could
broad term now is American India
Pre Columbian Indian Civilizations
diverse land, millions of people, 100s of languages, trade
networks, war, environmental
A. Early Cultures
1. switched to permanent villages / climate changed grassland
to forest & large mammals to smaller ones / tech
1.1.1 Journal: Can History Be Objective?
AP U.S. History Sem 1 (S3530872)
Points possible: 10
Date: August 25, 2016
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1. Which of the following traits most differentiated English colonial
efforts in North America from Spanish and French efforts?
A. They established less permanent colonial communities.
B. They relied more heavily on private investment.
An American Indian civilization that flourished in the
American Southwest from 100 to 1600; also known as
the Ancestral Pueblo.
An American Indian tribe living in the lower Columbia
River region in the Pacific Northwest
o The English Background
United Kingdom included England, Wales, Ireland, & Scotland / parliament
parliamentary monarchy / Magna Carta: all equal before the law & taxes
for-profit joint-stock companies
o At the time of contact, the Aztecs and Mayas of Central America had
developed empires sustained by large-scale agriculture and longdistance trade. North American Indians, however, were less well
organized. The Anasa
1.2.6 Study: Making Arguments, Using Evidence
o Columbian Exchange
whether or not there were millions of indigenous people living there
o How many people lived in North America in 1492?
made of hundreds of independent settlements, none kept written