Questions On War History! Hardest Quiz! Trivia

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War Quizzes & Trivia

This hardest trivia quiz is made up of questions on war history! There are different wars throughout history and some of them ended with some the grievances being met while others have not yet come to an end. In the quiz below one gets to test out just how much they know about some of the most talked about battled in time and their results or causes. Give it a try and see how welly you will do!.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ___________ guaranteed American Indian land rights on the Great Plains but forced the Sioux to live on a reservation.
    • A. 

      Treaty of Fort Laramie

    • B. 

      Treaty of Fort Ticonderoga

    • C. 

      The Great Sioux Treaty

    • D. 

      The Treaty of Six Nations

  • 2. 
    At the _________ General George Custer and 600 Members of the US Army 7th Cavalry prepare to attack the Sioux Indians.
    • A. 

      Battle of Little Big Horn

    • B. 

      Battle of Sand Creek

    • C. 

      Battle of the Watershed

    • D. 

      Battle of the Great Plains

  • 3. 
    The battle at ________ Marked the end of the bloody conflict between US soldiers and American Indians on the Great Plains.
    • A. 

      Battle of Wounded Knee

    • B. 

      Battle of Sitting Bull

    • C. 

      Battle at Fort Laramie

    • D. 

      Battle for Independence

  • 4. 
    ________ were lands set aside for Native Americans by the government but were not suitable for farming or Indian survival.
    • A. 

      Reservations

    • B. 

      Internment Camps

    • C. 

      Native American Prisons

    • D. 

      Suburbs

  • 5. 
    The ________ permitted any citizen or intended citizen to select 160 acres of land in the west and gain title to the land after living on it for 5 years. 
    • A. 

      Homestead Act

    • B. 

      Land Ordinance Act

    • C. 

      North West Ordinance Act

    • D. 

      Western Settlers Act

  • 6. 
    African Americans flee the Reconstruction south and settle in Western lands were called _________
    • A. 

      Exodusters

    • B. 

      Great Migration

    • C. 

      Carpet Baggers

    • D. 

      Scalawags

  • 7. 
    When US Secretary of State purchases Alaska from Russia for 2 cents an acre, many in the press called it ______
    • A. 

      Sewards Folly

    • B. 

      The Alaskan Mistake

    • C. 

      Russia's American Swindle Plan

    • D. 

      "What Was That Cold Thing"

  • 8. 
    In the fall of 1864 a band of Colorado militia came upon a camp of unarmed Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians and opened fire in what became known as _________
    • A. 

      Sand Creek Massacre

    • B. 

      Little Big Horn Massacre

    • C. 

      Fort Laramie Massacre

    • D. 

      Jungle Cat Massacre

  • 9. 
    Chief Joseph was the leader of the _______ who tried to lead of group of refugees 1,300 miles to Canada.
    • A. 

      Nez Perce

    • B. 

      Dakota Indians

    • C. 

      Iroquois Indians

    • D. 

      Black Stallions

  • 10. 
    Congress supported a transcontinental railroad by providing money and _________ to builders.
    • A. 

      Land Grants

    • B. 

      Slave Labor

    • C. 

      Free Shipping

    • D. 

      Medals

  • 11. 
    Under the ________ system, the property was not fenced in and cowboys were able to round up their cattle and bring them to eastern markets.
    • A. 

      Open Range

    • B. 

      Barbed Wire

    • C. 

      Enclosure

    • D. 

      Grass Fed

  • 12. 
    _______ were known for sneaking into the Oklahoma territory and staking their claim before the official opening.
    • A. 

      Sooner

    • B. 

      Okies

    • C. 

      Early Birds

    • D. 

      Under Dogs

  • 13. 
    The invention of ______ made it possible to fence in huge tracts of land on the treeless plains.
    • A. 

      Barbed Wire

    • B. 

      Machine Guns

    • C. 

      The Shovel

    • D. 

      Cows

  • 14. 
    Leadville, Colorado and Nevada City, Montana were called ______ which thrived only as long as the gold and silver held out. 
    • A. 

      Boom Towns

    • B. 

      Richvilles

    • C. 

      Mining Towns

    • D. 

      Vacation Spots