4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1. Government controlled railroads. 2. Free silver. 3. Direct election of Senators. 4. 8 hour work day. 5. National income tax.
- 1859 - Prospectors found a rich lode of silver-bearing ore in Nevada.
- Tracts of land set aside for Native Americans.
3 True/False Questions
Transcontinental Railroad → Railroad that spanned the continent and connected the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts.
Dawes Act → 1862 - 160 acres of land was given to any settler who worked the land for five years.
Homestead Act → 1887 - Each Native American would receive a plot of reservation land to farm in order to make them more American-like. Native American children were sent to "American" schools.