Eastern Woodlands Tribes
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which type of natural resource did the Eastern Woodland tribes use most in their daily lives?

    answer choices

    cedar trees

    whale body parts

    birch trees

    deer body parts

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What were some animals that were hunted in the Eastern Woodlands? Choose all that apply.

    answer choices

    rabbits

    whales

    deer

    bear

    elk

  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What types of crops were grown in the fertile soil? Choose all that apply.

    answer choices

    maize

    squash

    beans

    pumpkin

    cotton

  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What were some ways maize was prepared or eaten in the Eastern Woodlands? Choose all that apply.

    answer choices

    eaten fresh from the field

    dried by hanging from the ceiling

    roasted

    scraped into pots to boil with other food

    ground into corn meal

  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following food preparation allowed foods to be stored for a long period of time?

    answer choices

    Meat was stored in covered pots to prevent molding.

    Vegetables were chopped up and kept in a block of ice.

    Meat and some vegetables were cut into thin slices, smoked and hung to dry.

    Meat was boiled, then stored in fat to keep it fresh.

  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is the last step to make a birch-bark canoe in order to make it water tight?

    answer choices

    Stretch strips of bark over the frame.

    Use tree gum to cover any holes.

    Make the boat frame from bent tree saplings.

    Use a bone awl to punch holes into the bark.

  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q.

    How long could an Iroquois longhouse be?

    answer choices

    150 feet long

    the length of a football field

    150 yards long

    50 feet long

  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q.

    How were longhouses designed?

    answer choices

    They were open to allow for families to roam around.

    They were built many stories tall.

    They had separate sections for each family to live in.

    They had many rooms separated with closed walls.

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What materials were longhouses made from? Choose 2.

    answer choices

    The walls were made from elm bark.

    The walls were made from birch bark.

    The frame was made from young tree saplings.

    The frame was made from cedar logs.

  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q.

    How did families cook inside the longhouse?

    answer choices

    Cooking fires were placed in each section of the longhouse.

    One cooking fire was placed in the middle for all families to share.

    Multiple cooking fires were placed along the center aisle of the longhouse for families to share.

  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q.

    About how many families could live in one longhouse?

    answer choices

    only 1 family

    3-5 families

    up to 12 families

    150 families

  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Describe a Cherokee summer home. Choose 2.

    answer choices

    well-insulated with earth material

    made of grass and clay

    box-shaped with good air circulation to all air to flow well.

    cone-shaped pithouse to trap in heat

  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Describe a Cherokee winter home. Choose 2.

    answer choices

    well-insulated with earth material

    made of grass and clay

    box-shaped with good air circulation to all air to flow well.

    cone-shaped pithouse to trap in heat

  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q.

    According to legend, who told the Iroquois to stop fighting and hold hands so tightly that even a fallen tree could not break it?

    answer choices

    Dekanawida

    Hiawatha

    Oneida

    Seneca

  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which Onondaga chief asked the Iroquois tribes to stop fighting and come together as an Iroquois League?

    answer choices

    Oneida

    Dekanawida

    Hiawatha

    Seneca

  • Question 16
    120 seconds
    Q.

    How is the Iroquois League similar to the U.S. democratic government?

    answer choices

    The Iroquois League allows its people to take part in electing representatives.

    The Iroquois League has a leader in charge of making all the decisions for the tribe.

    The Iroquois League has 5 nations decide on its leaders.

    Only men can be members of the Iroquois League.

  • Question 17
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Who chose the representatives of the Great Council?

    answer choices

    The eldest women of each tribe.

    All people in each tribe elected representatives.

    The youngest male of each tribe.

    The priest prayed to ask their creator who should represent them.

  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What types of decisions did the Great Council make? Choose 2.

    answer choices

    matters of war

    matters of trade

    matters of building homes

    matters of family arguments

  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q.

    How were decisions made in the Great Council? Choose 2.

    answer choices

    Majority (greater than 50%) had to agree to make a decision.

    Everyone had one vote.

    The eldest representatives had 2 votes.

    Everyone had to agree to make a decision.

  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q.

    How many members were in the Great Council?

    answer choices

    50 members

    100 members

    150 members

    200 members

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