Law and order

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  • Created on: 03-02-16 19:58

1. How did the tension between homesteaders and cattlemen start before the Johnson Count War?

  • The Northern Stock Growers Association was set up
  • Homesteaders fenced off cattlemens land
  • Ella Watson was found with rustled cattle
  • Suspected cattle rustling
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2. How many men do historians predict were murdered a year?

  • 160
  • 1600
  • 600
  • 6000

3. How did vigilante committees generally inflict punishment?

  • Hanging
  • Shoot outs
  • Lynching
  • Torture

4. Which gangster famously formed gangs to rob stagecoaches, trains and banks?

  • William Tilghman
  • Jesse James
  • Henry McCarty
  • Billy the Kid

5. What did railroad companies eventually attach to trains to stop robberies?

  • Carriages full of guards
  • Empty carriages
  • Carriages full of dead bodies
  • Carriages full of fake gold

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