The Northwest To 1870

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The Watsons Go To Birmingham Quizzes & Trivia

A breif quiz about The Northwest to 1870.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was Louis Riel?
    • A. 

      Leader of the red river rebellion

    • B. 

      A metis

    • C. 

      A government official

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 2. 
    What was the Red River rebellion?
    • A. 

      A confrontation between the French and english

    • B. 

      A fight between americans and natives

    • C. 

      It was a confrontation between land speculators and the government of canada

    • D. 

      A fight between chinese miners and white miners

  • 3. 
    When did Canada buy ruperts land?
    • A. 

      November of 1888

    • B. 

      October of 1904

    • C. 

      March of 1890

    • D. 

      November of 1869

  • 4. 
    How much did HBC recieve for the sale of Ruperts Land?
    • A. 

      4,372 Pounds

    • B. 

      1,000,000 Dollars

    • C. 

      300,000 Pounds

    • D. 

      4370 Pounds

  • 5. 
    When did HBC and Northwest company decide to merge?
    • A. 

      1931

    • B. 

      1821

    • C. 

      1845

    • D. 

      1863