North Americans the Better Americans


-Created traps such as, dams,ditches and canals to capture rain

-Home made of adobe and stone, many stories,apartment like buildings

-Built roads for trading routes along Pueblo bonito

-many artist made jewelry ,woven baskets and clay making.

Adena and Hopewell

adena: Approached in Ohio around 700 BC

-grew crops such as, squash, sunflowers, gourds, and barley

-sold copper jewelry and neat pottery

-"Mound Builders"

Hopewell:approached Ohio in 300 BC

- built houses called mounds most were 40 ft high to 100 ft wide.

-referred to "Mound Builders'


-Approached in Mississippi no later than 800 BC

-more population cause need for more acres.