History Quiz / HCHS Pre-Columbian Indian Tribes (Southwest US)

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Major SW US Indian cultural division from 150-1450 AD/subterranean pit-houses/brown pase coil & scrape pottery/has Mimbres subculture/high altitude deserts (AZ, NM, TX, & N Mexico)
1680 Pueblo Revolt against the Spanish that temporarily drove the Spanish from New Mexico
Paleo-Indian culture named for distinct stone tools (fluted stone spear points) found at New Mexico site in 1920's & 1930's/estimated to have lived about 11,000 BC
Also known as Hakataya/SW US Indian culture from 700-1550 AD in western AZ, southern CA, & Baja California/along Gila & Colorado Rivers/Yuman speaking/Quechan for 'old people'
Major Anasazi center from 900-1150 AD in NW New Mexico
Pre-Columbian culture who lived in Sonoran Desert in US southwest/possibly ancestors of O'odham peoples in S Arizona/only culture in N America to use irrigation
National Park and World Heritage Site located in Montezuma County, Colorado/near Four Corners/4300 sites/600 cliff dwellings/Sp for Green Table/contains Cliff Palace
Paleo-Indian culture which used chipped stone projectile points (leaf-shaped)/dates between 9000-8000 BC/sites in New Mexico & Wyoming/named for New Mexico site
Navajo for 'ancient enemy'/in Four Corners region of US/12th century BC/Great North Road/Cliff Palace in Mesa Verde NP/Chaco Canyon
Culture of the pre-Ancestral Puebloans began about 1500 BC and continued until about AD 500 with the beginning of the Pueblo I Era
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