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How did climate allow the first humans to come to the Americas from Asia?
A cold climate lowered ocean levels, creating a land bridge.
Spanish Conquest Era
Is not one of the three periods of prehistory in Texas
How did the atlatl help Native Americans hunt?
They could throw spears with more force.
What happened to the mammoths that early Native Americans hunted?
They disappeared due to climate change.
What formed part of the diet of hunter-gathers in early Texas?
small game animals, nuts, and berries
picture drawn or painted on cave walls, ledges, and cliffs
pictograph
large room used for meetings and religious ceremonies
kiva
passed from parent to child
hereditary
carving made on rock
petroglyph
alliance of people or groups who unite for a common purpose
confederacy
extended family
unit of society made up of parents, children, and grandchildren
people who wander from place to place in search of food
nomads
picture drawn or painted on cave walls, ledges, and cliffs
pictograph