The Timucua
 

The Timucua

Rectangular Callout: Read  
Think 
& Explain
First, read and discuss the article in class. Then answer the following questions. Reread parts of the article as you answer the questions.

1. Explain some of the ways the Timucuan Indians were able to obtain their food. Use details and information from the article to support your answer.

 
 
 
 
 

2. Read this sentence from the article:
         
The main crops that they harvested were maize (corn), beans, squash, pumpkins, and melons.

What does the word harvested mean?

A. trapped  
B. 
hunting  
C.  
gathered 
D.
caught

3. The Timucuan Indians liked to hold ceremonies for

A. planting.
B. trapping.
C. fishing.
D. fighting.

4. According to the author, the Timucuan Indians were mostly

A. dominant.
B. violent.  
C. insolent.
D. peaceful.