5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Fur trade declined because many areas were over trapped severely reducing animal populations.
- Archaic Culture
- Great American Desert
- Gold Rush
- a What culture lived during the foraging period?
- b What happened to the fur trade over this period of time?
- c What exciting discovery helped develop the California Trail?
- d What was the first fort built in Council Bluffs?
- e What name did Major Long give the Great Plains?
5 Multiple choice questions
- Why did people leave their homes in the east to travel west?
- French word for strike
- Why did the rendezvous develop?
- a kind of rock found in Nebraska with crystals in the center
- What European country introduced horses to the Americas?
5 True/False questions
Earth Lodge → an early, permanent American Indian home made of logs, brush, grasses, and earth
Disease → What killed many people on the wagon trains?
Mormon Trail, Ft. Kearney Cut-off, Oxbow Trail → What trail did John C. Fremont discover?
Oregon Trail → What exciting discovery helped develop the California Trail?
Baptist → What missionaries were first in Nebraska?