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Chapter 1 Converging Cultures. Chapter 1 – Key Concepts Causes for early settler migration – Ice Age, exposure of land as water levels receded Beringia.

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1 Chapter 1 Converging Cultures

2 Chapter 1 – Key Concepts Causes for early settler migration – Ice Age, exposure of land as water levels receded Beringia Following food – Crusades (New desire for exploration) – Improving European economy, expanded trade – New Technology (Renaissance) – Slavery

3 Chapter 1 – Key Concepts Where did the early settlers come from – Asia (Native Americans) – Europe (Vikings, Spain) – Africa (Slavery)

4 Chapter 1 – Key Concepts What civilizations arose? – Maya – Aztec – American Indians Hohokam Anasazi Adena and Hopewell Mississippian – European (Spain)

5 Chapter 1 – Key Concepts Early European Explorers – Leif Ericsson – Christopher Columbus – Amerigo Vespucci – Juan Ponce de Leon – Vasco de Balboa – Ferdinand Magellan

6 Chapter 1 – Key Concepts Exchanges between the old and new worlds – Columbian Exchange Food Animals Disease


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