4 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- Towns deserted as prospectors moved on to more promising sites or returned home.
- 1859 - Prospectors found a rich lode of silver-bearing ore in Nevada.
- Network of organizations that fought for farmers.
3 True/False questions
Homestead Act → 1862 - 160 acres of land was given to any settler who worked the land for five years.
Wounded Knee → 1890 - End of armed conflict between whites and natives.
Dawes 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.