Virginia Indian Language Groups Power Quiz

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  1. The Siouan language was primarily spoken in the _____ region.
  2. Your answer:
    Valley and Ridge
    Piedmont
    Coastal Plain
    Appalachian Plateau



  3. The Iroquoian language was spoken near this state’s border:
  4. Your answer:
    Delaware
    West Virginia
    Maryland
    North Carolina



  5. This Indian tribe spoke the Iroquoian language:
  6. Your answer:
    Cherokee
    Mohicans
    Powhatans
    Monacans



  7. This Indian tribe spoke the Algonquian language:
  8. Your answer:
    Cherokee
    Monacans
    Mohicans
    Powhatans



  9. Chief Powhatan and his daughter, Pocahontas, lived in this region:
  10. Your answer:
    Piedmont
    Valley and Ridge
    Appalachian Plateau
    Coastal Plain



  11. What Indian language group was spoken in southwestern Virginia?
  12. Your answer:
    Algonquian
    Siouan
    Mohican
    Iroquoian



  13. What language group did the Cherokees belong to?
  14. Your answer:
    Algonquian
    Iroquoian
    Siouan
    Monacan



  15. What language group did the Powhatans belong to?
  16. Your answer:
    Monacan
    Algonquian
    Iroquoian
    Siouan



  17. The Piedmont region primarily spoke this language:
  18. Your answer:
    Iroquoian
    Pueblan
    Algonquian
    Siouan


  19. Review: Which of the following is NOT a border state of Virginia?
  20. Your answer:
    Maryland
    Delaware
    Tennessee
    North Carolina



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