- 11.1: Who were the first inhabitants ofthe Americas?
- 11.2: What archaeological evidence remainsof the Anasazi culture?
- 11.3: Locate Amazon, Bering Strait, Gulf ofMexico, Cahokia, Mesa Verde.
- 11.4: Describe how settling in the tundraaffected Inuit lifestyles.
- 11.5: List the major sources of food for thePlains Indians. Also list the...
- 11.6: Evaluate The Iroquois League is consideredan experiment in democrac...
- 11.7: Summarizing Information Use agraphic organizer like the one below t...
- 11.8: Examine the photograph of theAnasazi ruins shown on this page. From...
- 11.9: Expository Writing Identify theleadership roles that women took int...
- 11.10: Geography Name two major mountain ranges in the westernportion of t...
- 11.11: Culture How many people did some of the urban centers ofthe Hopewel...
- 11.12: Culture What were the names of the three sisters cropsfarmed by the...
- 11.13: Government The phrase self-interest shall be cast awaycomes from wh...
- 11.14: History How did the Plains Indians capture buffalo withoutusing wea...
- 11.15: History What did the Spanish bring to the Americas thatcontributed ...
- 11.16: Science and Technology According to the Mayan calendar,when will th...
- 11.17: Religion What did the Aztec believe when they saw thecrosses on the...
- 11.18: Geography At what altitude did the Inca build Cuzco?
- 11.19: Culture Why did the Inca use the quipu?
- 11.20: Making Comparisons How are the pyramids of the Americassimilar to t...
- 11.21: Evaluating How are the houses of the North American peoplesa reflec...
- 11.22: Drawing Conclusions Why did Incan rulers insist that allconquered p...
- 11.23: Expository Writing Choose a Mesoamerican societyfrom this chapter a...
- 11.24: When we beheld so many cities and towns on thewater, and other larg...
- 11.25: Why were the Spanish so astonished by what they saw?
- 11.26: What was the final result of this encounter between theSpanish and ...
- 11.27: Using the Internet Access the Internet to locate a Web sitethat has...
- 11.28: Early civilizations had to survive with little technology,knowledge...
Solutions for Chapter 11: The Peoples of North America
Full solutions for World History | 2nd Edition
average total cost
total cost divided by the quantity of output
money that takes the form of a commodity with intrinsic value
a market with many buyers and sellers trading identical products so that each buyer and seller is a price taker
input costs that require an outlay of money by the firm
the idea that taxpayers with similar abilities to pay taxes should pay the same amount
a good for which, other things being equal, an increase in income leads to a decrease in demand
an increase in the overall level of prices in the economy
the process by which workers find appropriate jobs given their tastes and skills
the use of borrowed money to supplement existing funds for purposes of investment
an economy that allocates resources through the decentralized decisions of many firms and households as they interact in markets for goods and services
a situation in which a market left on its own fails to allocate resources efficiently
the claim that the government should aim to maximize the well-being of the worst-off person in society
the study of how households and firms make decisions and how they interact in markets
the claim that unemployment eventually returns to its normal, or natural, rate, regardless of the rate of inflation
an economy that interacts freely with other economies around the world
the amount of money today that would be needed, using prevailing interest rates, to produce a given future amount of money
the amount of a good that buyers are willing and able to purchase
a tax for which highincome taxpayers pay a smaller fraction of their income than do low-income taxpayers
a period of falling output and rising prices
willingness to pay
the maximum amount that a buyer will pay for a good