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2. What happened to suspected criminals as soon as they had been found?

  • Thrown into gaol
  • Shot
  • Run out of town
  • Left to commit more crimes so they could later be shot

3. What was claim-jumping?

  • Taking land from homesteaders
  • Stealing gold mines for other miners
  • Stealing houses
  • Jumping on other peoples horses

4. What famously did Belle Starr do?

  • First woman to be charged with horse theft
  • First woman to be charged with murder
  • First woman to be charged with cattle rustling
  • First woman to be charged with bank robberies

5. How many men do historians predict were murdered a year?

  • 160
  • 600
  • 6000
  • 1600

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