Ss Western Frontier Chapter 18

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American Journey Glencoe Chapter 18 Quiz: Western Frontier


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     What was the incident in which Crazy Horse's army ambushed the 80 american soldiers when he acted as a decoy called?
    • A. 

      Trail of Tears

    • B. 

      Fetterman Massacre

    • C. 

      Wounded Knee

    • D. 

      The Civil War

    • E. 

      Your great grandma's hairy ass

  • 2. 
    What act did the US government pass to weaken the Native americans' culture?
    • A. 

      Homestead Act of 1862

    • B. 

      Constitution

    • C. 

      Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      HI SHENEKEWA!!!!! cant w8 to go trickertreating!!!!11 w8!!1 thats not how u spell it... o well

    • E. 

      Dawes Act of 1887

  • 3. 
    Who was the last Native American to surrender?
    • A. 

      Chief Joseph

    • B. 

      Little Bighorn

    • C. 

      Gerinimo

    • D. 

      Crazy Horse

    • E. 

      Chief Chicken Terriaki Sushi Humunuhumunuhumunu

  • 4. 
    Which two companies competed against each other to make the biggest transcontinental rail line in the shortest time?
    • A. 

      Montana Company of Justice and the Union Company

    • B. 

      United Atlantic Company and Western Pacific Company

    • C. 

      Tiffanys

    • D. 

      United Pacific Company and Central Pacific Company

    • E. 

      Uncle Sam and Mother earth company! MHM I WENT THERE!

  • 5. 
    The US government sent the Native Americans to
  • 6. 
    In order to prevent their cattle from being stolen in an open ranged area, ranchers burned into their cattle a
  • 7. 
    Pretend you're a Native American, preferably Gerinimo, Chief Joseph, Crazy Horse, Little Bighorn. Write a paragraph or two about how you feel about the fact that your culture is being taken away from you and you're moving to a reservation. Use these words: Dawes act, ghost dance, reservation
  • 8. 
    Pretend to be either a farmer or a miner. Write a paragraph about your opinions of the economy, its effects, and the railroad.