Section Two History Quiz

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  • Created on: 17-05-14 08:46

1. What was one of the reasons the whites used to prove that the Indians were inferior?

  • They had not discovered writing or the wheel
  • They wore feather headdresses
  • They were Christians
  • They were nomads
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2. How many people died of cholera on the way to the west?

  • 7,000
  • 5,000
  • 6,000
  • 4,000

3. How did the travelling whites disrupt the Indian's way of life?

  • They took all the buffalo for themselves
  • They destroyed the Indian's camps
  • They disurbed the buffalo herds
  • They stole the Indian's horses

4. In what year did the first mountain men become guides for the wagon trains?

  • 1840
  • 1845
  • 1848
  • 1838

5. What was the term "whites" used to describe?

  • The Native Americans
  • All the wite migrants who came across and on to the Great Plains
  • All people from the East and South of the USA who cam across and on to the Great Plains
  • People from other countries who came across and on to the Great Plains


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