Homework Packet #2 by mon65344


									Name: __________________
Homework Packet #2
Directions: Use the Homework Folder on the ibook to help answer the following

Go to Unit 1 folder, Geography folder

1. Two continents are frequently combined as one land mass. What are the names of
those two continents?
       a. Australia and Asia
       b. Africa and Europe
       c. Europe and Asia
       d. Africa and Australia

2. What is the name of the land mass when you combine the answer from number 3?
In the ibook: Homework Folder/Unit 1/Geography/”Geography Regions” for
questions 3 and 4
3. Using the chart, choose the best answer to replace the question mark.
Name of Region                 Location                       Description
Coastal Plain                  ?                              Broad flatlands with many
                                                              excellent harbors.
Rocky Mountains                West of Great Plains           Sharp Jagged Rocks

       a.   West of the Appalachian Highlands
       b.   Along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean
       c.   East of the Coastal Range
       d.   East of Interior Lowland

4. Which geographic region is known for its flatlands and many rivers?
       a. Great Plains
       b. Interior Lowlands
       c. Appalachian Highlands
       d. Basin and Range

In the ibook: Homework Folder/Unit 1/Geography/”Rivers” for questions 8-1.
5. The body of water used as a highway by explorers, early settlers, and immigrants
        a. Pacific Ocean
        b. Atlantic Ocean
        c. Gulf of Mexico
        d. Mississippi River
   6. The “Gateway to the West” is another name for which of the following rivers...
       a. Ohio River
       b. Gulf of Mexico
       c. Columbia River
       d. Colorado River

   7. The Rio Grande is the border between the United States and what other country...
       a. Canada
       b. Mexico
       c. Alaska
       d. Texas

   8. What pair of rivers was important to the economy of the Interior Lowlands
   because of their use as an artery for farm and industrial products?
          a. Colorado and Rio Grande Rivers
          b. Missouri and Colorado Rivers
          c. Missouri and Mississippi Rivers
          d. Mississippi and Rio Grande Rivers

In the ibook: Homework Folder/Unit 1/Native Americans for questions 12-26
    9.The Inuit lived in present day Alaska and northern __________________.

   10. Name two ways the Inuit got their food
   A.      __________________________B. ___________________________
     Use the chart to correctly fill in the blanks for numbers 23 -26.
Native            Location            Description of Clothing            Food
American                              location
Inuit             Arctic              Freezing          Seal skin        whaling
11.               Northwest           Mild and rainy Animal skin,        Hunting,
                                                        tree bark        fishing
Pueblo            12.                 Hot and arid      Cotton           Farming,
Sioux             Great Plains      13.               Buffalo            hunting
Iroquois          Northeast         Woodlands         14.                Hunting,

   15. _____________________________________________
   16. _____________________________________________
   17. _____________________________________________
   18. _____________________________________________
   In the ibook: Homework Folder/Unit 1/Explorers for questions 27-40
For questions 28-31 place the correct area of North America where each explorer
went to from Europe.
   19. John Cabot - _______________________________
   20. Samuel de Champlain - _______________________________
   21. Francisco Coronado - ________________________________
   22. Robert LaSalle - ____________________________________
   23. All of the following were obstacles face by European explorers except…
           a. Economics
           b. Poor maps and navigational tools
           c. Disease and starvation
           d. Fear of the unknown

   24. List the three accomplishments made by European explorers.
           a. ____________________________________
           b. ____________________________________
           c. ____________________________________

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