The Cherokee people are described by William Bartram in his 1776 writings as having dark-black, course hair and a reddish-brown or copper-colored complexion. They also have an aquiline shape to their noses and a noble, h... More »

Pumpkins are round with thick shells that are usually orange but can also be green, red, white or yellow. Pumpkins contain pulp and seeds inside. People carve pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns for Halloween decorations. Pump... More » Food Cooking Vegetables

The physical characteristics of nail psoriasis, which appear in the fingernails and toenails, include discoloration, change in surface appearance, buildup of organic white material beneath the nail bed, thickening and se... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

The six characteristics of civilization include large population centers, monumental architecture, written language, systems for declaring territories, division of labor and social classes. The exact aspects of these cha... More »

Some characteristics of a peer group include shared beliefs, interests and preferences for specific activities. Peers within a group may identify with one another to develop a sense of identity and a positive self-concep... More »

Early Cherokee people used canoes for water transportation and walking for land transportation. Many tribes used dogs as pack animals to carry supplies. After the Europeans introduced horses to America, the Cherokee inte... More »

About 50 million tribal people live in rainforests in different parts of the world. Indigenous people have lived there for thousands of years and have organized their daily lives as their ancestors had done. Their food, ... More »