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5 Matching questions

  1. Sand Creek Massacre
  2. Great Plains
  3. sodbusters
  4. Exodusters
  5. Mexicano
  1. a name for African Americans who settled on the Great Plains
  2. b 1864 attack in which as many as 200 Cheyenne were killed by the Colorado militia
  3. c the area from the Missouri River to the Rocky Mountains
  4. d Spanish-speaking person in the Southwest whose ancestor had come from Mexico
  5. e name for pioneer farmers on the Great Plains

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 1862 law that offered 160 acres free to anyone who agreed to live on and improve the land for five years
  2. town that experiences sudden growth in population or economic activity
  3. journey that takes cattle by foot to a railway
  4. Democratic and Populist candidate for President in 1896 who advocated a policy of free silver
  5. Sioux chief who led the attack on Custer at the battle of Little Bighorn

5 True/False questions

  1. Dawes Act1862 law that offered 160 acres free to anyone who agreed to live on and improve the land for five years

          

  2. solar timetime based on calculations of the sun's passage across the sky

          

  3. transcontinental railroadrailroad that spanned the U.S. continent

          

  4. vaqueroSpanish term for cowhand

          

  5. gold standard1862 law that offered 160 acres free to anyone who agreed to live on and improve the land for five years