Test 6 - Precolumbian Civilizations of the Americas Directions: Use the clicker to answer the following questions and make sure you press the ‘send’ button for each. True/FalseIndicate whether the statement is true or false. Use the letter ‘A’ for True and ‘B’ for False. 1. The mound builders lived in the Great Plains region.
2. The Iroquois built longhouses from elm bark that grew in the Desert West.
3. The Incas had an extensive system of roads that linked cities all over the empire.
4. Slash-and-burn agriculture was used by the Maya to clear forest land for farming.
5. Cahokia was the largest city in North America until Philadelphia surpassed it in the year 1800.
6. The Aztecs built the city of Tenochtitlán on a swampy island in Lake Texcoco because they saw an eagle perched on a cactus eating a snake there.
7. Mesoamerica is a region that includes southern Mexico and northern Central America.
8. The Zapotec, Toltec, and Maya all built cities.
9. The Incas restricted farmers, artisans, and servants from owning more goods than they needed.
10. At its height, the Aztecs ruled hundreds of other city-states and about 5 million people were part of the empire.
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
11. Based on the map titled “North American Cultures,” which of the culture groups below would be most likely to have difficulty collecting enough water to farm?