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Inuit lived in the arctic of Alaska and Canada with below freezing temperatures
Kwakiutl lived in pacific Northwest coast with rainy,mild climate
-live in plank houses
Lakota lived in the dry grasslands of the Great Plains.Lived in tepees Hunted buffalo
Pueblo lived in the southwest United States.Desert areas and areas bordering cliffs and mountains
Iroquois lived in the forest of the Eastern Woodlands that were heavily forested
Indian's food hunted,fished,and harvested crops for food
Indian's clothes made of animal skin and plants
Indian's shelter made of resources found in their environments like sod,stones,animal skin,and wood
Geography and climate factors that affected how the American Indians met their basic needs
Archaeologist people who study human behavior and cultures of the past through discover and analysis of artifacts
natural resources things that come directly from Nature
Ex:fish,wood,wild animals,crops,berries
human resources people working to produce goods or services
Ex:fisherman,hunters,and people that sew clothing
capital resources goods produced and use to make other goods and services
Ex:canoes,bow,spears,and other tools
Cactus Hill one of the oldest archaeological site of North America-located on Nottoway river in virginia-18,000 year old