Social Studies

People may have reached the region that is now Louisiana about _________ years ago?
a. 6,000 d. 18,000
b. 12,000 e. 24,000

This is simply a stupid question. It is a very intensive field of investigation, yet no definitive answer is yet available. Currently there is some DNA evidence that the Americas were inhabited as far back as 20,000 years. For some teacher or text to try and get it down to the figures you are given here, all I can say is they are knotheads. certainly 6,000 is not enough and 24,00 is probably too much. I guess if you have to make a choice, go with 12,000 because Clovis NM at 13,000 still stands as the oldest proven in NA. Good luck!


This source says the first people reached Louisiana about 10,000 years ago. You may want to choose b. since it's the closest to this date.

(Broken Link Removed)

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 96
asked by Dylan
  1. Out of that nearly 7,000,000,000 people living on earth, about how many people have access to Internet

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Ally

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. History

    How long ago did the first human culture, involving villages and a sense of history, develop? A. about 1 billion years ago B. a few million years ago C. 100,000 to 200,000 years ago D. about 10,000 years ago E. about 1,000 years

    asked by MC on February 13, 2009
  2. art history

    I have to do a report on prehistoric art and I want to do mine on Venus of Willendorf. We have to find one important event in history during this time but I cannot find any specific historic events. Can anyone help? This is a site

    asked by cbarnett on October 16, 2006
  3. Math Word Problem

    The Mesozoic Era began about 250,000,000 years ago. The Palezoic Era began 292,000,000 years before that. How long ago did the Palezoic Era Begin? A. 42,000,000 Years B. 492,000,000 Years C. 542,000,000 Years D. 556,000,000 Years

    asked by Jared on September 24, 2013
  4. social studies

    explain how the agricultural revolution led to the establishment of perment settlements The first agricultural revolution, also called the Neolithic Revolution, occurred as long as 25,000 years ago. However, most people consider

    asked by jasmine on January 9, 2007
  5. Finance

    Acme Company officials are considering the replacement of its Allendale facility. If the decision is made to replace the Allendale Works, the building at that location will be sold. It can be sold for $300,000 net of taxes. A new

    asked by Chris on March 18, 2009
  6. Biology

    PLEASE HELP!!!! 1. How many millions of years ago did sharks first appear? (Make sure you are looking for animals that only have cartilage skeletons). 2. How many millions of years ago did bony fish (like the perch) first appear?

    asked by Kim on April 14, 2013
  7. Apex personal finance

    Mack opened a CD 10 years ago at an interest rate of 7.8% compounded monthly. According to the rule of 72, when did she have half as much money as she does now? A. About 9.2 years ago B. About 4.6 years ago C. About 3.9 years ago

    asked by Mason on November 28, 2016
  8. Science please help

    List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. The six periods: 1:Cambrian, which was 545 million years ago. 2:Ordovician, which was 490 million years ago. 3:Silurian, which was 445

    asked by MurmerFlax on January 3, 2018
  9. pre-calc

    The city planners of bakersfield, CA are studying the current and future needs of the city. The sewage system they have in place now can support 300,000 residents. The current population of the city is 180,000, up from 122,000

    asked by maddy on January 8, 2010
  10. social studies

    Scientists estimate that 600,000 acres of land will disappear from Louisiana’s coastal region over the next fifty years. Which factor will contribute least to this change? A.hurricanes B.silt buildup C.erosion D.the levee system

    asked by victoria on March 31, 2014

More Similar Questions