Wisconsin Native American Names

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Wisconsin Native American Names

This quiz is an assessment of student's knowledge of Wisconsin Woodland Indian names.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which nation is also known as the "People of the Standing Stone?"
    • A. 

      Menominee

    • B. 

      Oneida

    • C. 

      Potawatomi

    • D. 

      Ojibwa

  • 2. 
    The Winnebago nation give names to their children to show the order of births. Which of the following is the second male child born?
    • A. 

      Whina

    • B. 

      Hinu

    • C. 

      Haga

    • D. 

      Hayna

  • 3. 
    There are five times when an Ojibwa boy or girl might receive an Indian name. Which of the following is not one of those times?
    • A. 

      Accomplishes a worthy deed

    • B. 

      Is known by a nickname

    • C. 

      Is the first born male child

    • D. 

      Exhibits a particular characteristic

  • 4. 
    Which Wisconsin nation is also known as "The Keepers of the Sacred Fire?"
    • A. 

      Winnebago

    • B. 

      Oneida

    • C. 

      Chippewa

    • D. 

      Potawatomi