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*Maya- Native American people whose civilization in Guatemala and the Yucatan` peninsula.
* Aztec- Native American people that settled in the valley of Mexico in the 1200s A.D and later developed a power empire.
*Inca- Native American people that around A.D 1400 created an empire reading nearly 2,500 miles along the west coast of shown America.
*Hohokam- Native American group that lived in the valleys of the salt and Gila Rivers (now in Arizona)
*Adena- mound builder society that was centered in the Ohio River valley and flourished from about 700 b.c to a.d 100.
*Hopewell- mound builder society that was centered in the Ohio River valley and flourished from about 200 b.c to a.d 400
*Kashaya Pomo- Native American people that formerly inhabited the coast of marshlands of what is now California.
*Kwakiuti- Native American people that formerly inhabited the northwestern coastal region of North American.
*pueblo- a group of Native American peoples descendants of the Anasazi in habiting the deserts of the southwest.
*Iroquois- a group of Native American people inhabiting the woodlands of the northwest.
*Kinship- the ties between members of a family.
*Division of labor- the assignment of different task and responsibilities to a different groups or individuals.
*Christopher Columbus- he would find a route to Asia by sailing west across the Atlantic Ocean. (This plan was accepted
*Taino- a Native American people of the Caribbean islands the first group encountered by Columbus and his men they reached the Americas.
*Colonization- the establishment of outlying settlements by apparent country.
*Columbian exchange- the transfer beginning with Columbus‘s first voyage- of plants, animals, and diseases between the western hemisphere and the eastern hemisphere.
*Treaty of Tordesillas- the 1494 treaty in which Spain and Portugal agreed to divide the lands of the western hemisphere between them.