Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/17

Click to flip

17 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
LEGEND
Legends are oral traditions passed from parents to children over many generations.
RUINS
Remains of something, usually a home or other structure, that has been destroyed.
DISINTEGRATED
Natural destruction or breaking down.
ARTIFACTS
Objects such as tools, weapons, pots, baskest or jewelry made by humans.
ARCHAEOLOGISTS
Scientists who study ruins and artifacts to learn about people who lived long ago.
PRIMARY SOURCES
buriel sites how groups buried their dead.
prehistoric
different groups of people who lived before any written records were made of them.
HISTORIC
INDIANS ARE PEOPLE ABOUT WHOM WE DO HAVE WRITTEN RECORDS.
SINEW
ANIMAL TENDONS.
MATRILINEAL
tHE FAMILY LINEAGE WAS TRACED THROUGH THE WOMAN'S FAMILY INSTEAD OF THE MAN'S. LENAPE CULTURE WAS AN EXAMPLE OF THIS.
ELDERS
THOSE THOUGHT TO HAVE WISDOM AND POWER. USUALLY OLDER MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY.
WAMPUM
GOODS THAT WERE THOUGHT TO BE SACRED AND USED AS MONEY TO BUY THINGS.
PALISADE
LARGE FENCE OF STRONG LOG POLESLACED WITH SMALLER BRANCHES.
ANIMISM
MODERM TERM FOR BELIEF THAT BOTH LIVING AND NON LIVING THINGS IN NATURE HAVE SPIRITS ;EITHER GOOD OR EVIL,
MAIZE
CORN
MORTAR
A BOWL AND HAND TOOL USED TO CRUSH SPICES, ROOTS, BERRIES, ETC.
FIRE BRAND
A COOKING AREA