US History Midterm Review Chapter 13

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 59

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    An act passed by the US Government to "Americanize" Native Americans
    • A. 

      Interstate Commerce Act

    • B. 

      Dawes Act

    • C. 

      Sherman Anti-Trust Act

    • D. 

      Homestead Act

    • E. 

      Indian Integration Act

  • 2. 
    To "Americanize" someone of a different country or race
  • 3. 
    A type of wild animal that almost went extinct in America.
  • 4. 
    Final Indian defeat marks end of Indian-American battles.
    • A. 

      Battle of Little Bighorn

    • B. 

      Battle of the Iroquois League

    • C. 

      French and Indian Wars

    • D. 

      Battle of Wounded Knee

  • 5. 
    In the Battle of Little Bighorn, who defeated whom?
    • A. 

      Sitting Bull defeated General Custer

    • B. 

      Sitting Bull defeated General Lee

    • C. 

      General Grant defeated Sitting Bull

    • D. 

      General Custer defeated Sitting Bull

  • 6. 
    These Mexican cowboys taught Americans how to ranch.
  • 7. 
    Which of these is NOT a farmer invention?
    • A. 

      Steel plow

    • B. 

      Barbed wire

    • C. 

      Reaper

    • D. 

      Watermill

    • E. 

      Windmill

  • 8. 
    Cattle from Spain bred for long runs with cowboys.
  • 9. 
    A house of made of mud, dirt and rock by the first midwestern farmers.
  • 10. 
    Which of these does NOT describe the Indian's lifestyle?
    • A. 

      Monotheistic belief system

    • B. 

      Lived in tribes

    • C. 

      Lived by nature's code

    • D. 

      Hunted buffalo

  • 11. 
    These people went on long "drives" with cattle and got paid for each head cattle.
  • 12. 
    Farmers and railroads were conflicted over these
  • 13. 
    First farmers' union
  • 14. 
    People's Party started by the American Farmers
  • 15. 
    Ran against William McKinley for president in 1896.  Member of the Populist Party.
    • A. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • B. 

      Joseph F. Glidden

    • C. 

      William Jennings Bryan

    • D. 

      Christopher Sholes

    • E. 

      Thomas Sherman

  • 16. 
    This act gave free land to anyone willing to settle in the western US.
    • A. 

      Sherman Anti-Trust Act

    • B. 

      Homestead Act

    • C. 

      Thomas Nast Act

    • D. 

      Free Land Act

  • 17. 
    This Native American Chief defeated General Custer.
    • A. 

      Geronimo

    • B. 

      Crazy Horse

    • C. 

      Cochise

    • D. 

      Sitting Bull

    • E. 

      Tecumseh

  • 18. 
    Inventor of barbed wire
    • A. 

      Christopher Sholes

    • B. 

      Eugene V. Debs

    • C. 

      Edwin L. Drake

    • D. 

      William Dawes

    • E. 

      Joseph F. Glidden

  • 19. 
    This man started the Grange Farmers' Union.
    • A. 

      Oliver Hudson Kelly

    • B. 

      Christopher Sholes

    • C. 

      William Jennings Bryan

    • D. 

      Ida B. Wells

    • E. 

      George Pullman

  • 20. 
    The American general who lost to Sitting Bull at Little Big Horn.
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