PEOPLING OF THE AMERICAS. Pre-European contact and cultural Exchange. Focus Questions. What are several theories of where the indigenous peoples of America’s originated and what questions does the evidence raise?
Pre-European contact and cultural Exchange
overlying sediments are dated at more than 50,000 years old
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Corn, squash, beans
Agave, walnuts, pinon, acorns, yucca, prickly pear, Indian rice grass, wild potatoes
Elk, deer, pronghorn,
Mt sheep, rabbit, turkey, birds, fish
A.D. 1030 and 1079
Constructed the first Apartment Bldg until New York in 1882
Hopewell 100 BCE – 600 CE
Urban & Agricultural centers
Same population as London did in 1200