5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Gold Rush
- Skin Lodge
- Fur trade declined because many areas were over trapped severely reducing animal populations.
- a What missionaries were first in Nebraska?
- b What happened to the fur trade over this period of time?
- c an early, temporary American Indian home made of bent poles and animal skins
- d What exciting discovery helped develop the California Trail?
- e What killed many people on the wagon trains?
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an early, permanent American Indian home made of logs, brush, grasses, and earth
- Why did the rendezvous develop?
- a kind of rock found in Nebraska with crystals in the center
- Name another trail that ran through Nebraska.
- What European country introduced horses to the Americas?
5 True/False Questions
Western Engineer → What was Captain John C. Fremont called?
Coup → What European country introduced horses to the Americas?
Great Pathfinder → What name did Major Long give the Great Plains?
California Trail, Overland Trail, and Platte River Valley Road → What was another name for the Oregon Trail?
Atkinson → What missionaries were first in Nebraska?