Section Two History Quiz

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  • Created on: 17-05-14 08:46

1. What did the mountain men tell the people in the east about the west?

  • There were good jobs
  • The Indians were savages
  • There was lots of good farming land
  • There was a profitable fur industry
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2. How did the travelling whites disrupt the Indian's way of life?

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

3. How many people died of cholera on the way to the west?

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

4. Who first wrote about the Manifest Destiny, in 1845?

  • Joseph Smith
  • John O'Sullivan
  • John Lliff
  • Joseph McCoy

5. What was the main use of the fur trapped by the mountain men?

  • Fur wallpaper
  • Fur coats
  • Fur hats
  • Fur handbags

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