The Prairies 1870 - 1896

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Educational quiz to help you study for Mr Chan's Second test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The National Policy was Composed of 3 main issues; CPR, Raised Tarrifs and Free land in the Prairies
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    William Van Horne Was;
    • A. 

      Second Prime Minister of Canada

    • B. 

      Second Manager of the CPR

    • C. 

      Second Governor of British Columbia

  • 3. 
    The Pacific Scandal Consisted of John A. McDonald giving rights and land for the creation of the CPR to Sir Hugh Allan, in exchange for Popularity and influence among the people
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What were Scrips?
    • A. 

      Sheets of paper that were given out upon purchase of land.

    • B. 

      Sheets of paper that were given out that could be exchanged for land or money.

    • C. 

      Sheets of paper that proved your Birth in Canada.

  • 5. 
    Who were the Native Leaders during the Northwest Rebellion?
    • A. 

      Poundmaker and Little bad Man.

    • B. 

      Little bad Man and Bigbear.

    • C. 

      Poundmaker and Bigbear.

  • 6. 
    Other than Algonkian what was the main language of the Metis?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      Iqualition

  • 7. 
    What did the Metis hunt the most?
    • A. 

      Buffalo

    • B. 

      Bison

    • C. 

      Moose

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