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Judaism is a ________that teaches a belief in one God.
religion
One American _______ is to eat turkey on Thanksgiving.
custom
True or False
The first people who came to the Americas almost certainly traveled by boat.
False
A ________wanders from place to place in search of food.
nomad
Name four aspects of a culture?
customs, language, social groups, economy
You read about the _________ of people who lived hundreds of years ago.
history
A ________ ia a group of people who are joined together by the same culture and purposes.
society
Scientists believe that the ______ of people from Asia brought the first people to the Americas.
values
What are two cultural regions of the Western Hemisphere?
Latin America & Anglo-America
Principles, standards or ideals of a person or group are called?
Values
True or False
We have learned about the first people who came to the Americas from their writings?
true
True or False
A group's way of life is called its customs?
true
_________are the principles and standards of a person or group.
Culture
What is the difference between history and prehistory?
History has records that you can read and prehistory is before records were written down.
Ancient objects that were made & left behind by the people who lived there are called?
artifacts
How did the first Americans arrive in the Western Hemisphere?
the land bridge called Beringia
What are wandering hunters and gatherers who had no permanent homes called?
nomads
The study of the way in which people lived in the past is known as?
archaeology
A long cold period that began more than 70,000 years ago is called?
Ice Age
A movement of a group of people or animals from one place to another is called?
migration