The People Of America Move West

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The People Of America Move West

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What were Lewis and Clark sent to look for?
    • A. 

      New wild life and plants

    • B. 

      The Northwest Passage

    • C. 

      Friendly natives

    • D. 

      The Pacific Ocean

  • 2. 
    Which group of people traveled west because of persecution? 
    • A. 

      Californios

    • B. 

      Missionaries

    • C. 

      49er's

    • D. 

      Mormons

  • 3. 
    Why did the Chinese travel to the American West?
    • A. 

      In search of more jobs

    • B. 

      To spread their culture

    • C. 

      To escape oppression

    • D. 

      To find gold

  • 4. 
    Where were the Californios from?
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      The U.S.

    • C. 

      California

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 5. 
    What was the main reason pioneer women traveled west? 
    • A. 

      To find husbands

    • B. 

      To make the west better

    • C. 

      They accompanied their husbands

    • D. 

      They sought riches

  • 6. 
    Which is NOT a hardship the mountain men faced?
    • A. 

      Animal attacks

    • B. 

      Unfriendly natives

    • C. 

      Discrimination

    • D. 

      Disease

  • 7. 
    What state did the Mormons begin
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Arizona

    • C. 

      Oregon

    • D. 

      Utah

  • 8. 
    Which legacy did the Californios NOT leave
    • A. 

      They started many cities

    • B. 

      They made many Indians Christian

    • C. 

      They brought Citrus fruits to California

  • 9. 
    Check the groups that were discriminated against in the West
    • A. 

      Californios

    • B. 

      Pioneer Women

    • C. 

      Mormons

    • D. 

      Chinese

    • E. 

      Missionaries

  • 10. 
    What state did the 49er's start as their legacy?
    • A. 

      Oregon

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      Utah

    • D. 

      New Mexico

  • 11. 
    Which one is NOT a part of the pioneer women's legacy?
    • A. 

      Building schools

    • B. 

      Getting women the right to vote

    • C. 

      Building laundry mats

    • D. 

      Building libraries

  • 12. 
    What state did the missionaries open up for settlement?
    • A. 

      Utah

    • B. 

      Oregon

    • C. 

      California

    • D. 

      Texas

  • 13. 
    Which statement is true of about the Native Americans of the West?
    • A. 

      They had vast amounts of gold

    • B. 

      They were all of the same language and culture

    • C. 

      They were hostile to Americans

    • D. 

      They were many diverse groups and their cultures were different

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