5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The rendezvous allowed fur trappers to renew friendships, trade furs for supplies, and allowed fur traders to move closer to fur trappers trapping areas
- To get a piece of land and a chance to start over.
- California Trail, Overland Trail, and Platte River Valley Road
- Earth Lodge
- a an early, permanent American Indian home made of logs, brush, grasses, and earth
- b Why did people leave their homes in the east to travel west?
- c What European country introduced horses to the Americas?
- d What was another name for the Oregon Trail?
- e Why did the rendezvous develop?
5 Multiple choice questions
- a kind of rock found in Nebraska with crystals in the center
- French word for strike
- What was the first fort built in Council Bluffs?
- What happened to the fur trade over this period of time?
- What missionaries were first in Nebraska?
5 True/False questions
Cavelier → What European explorer was looking for the legendary city of Quivira?
Archaic Culture → a kind of rock found in Nebraska with crystals in the center
Nibraskier → What killed many people on the wagon trains?
Great American Desert → What was Captain John C. Fremont called?
Gold Rush → What exciting discovery helped develop the California Trail?