the american west

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what was is called when the Indians had more than one wife?
polygamy
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who did the Indians believe in?
the great spirit
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who was the great spirit?
waken tanka
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where was gold discovered?
california
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what date was gold discovered?
1848
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what animal could the Indians no live without?
buffalo
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who cured and healed diseases?
medicine men
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who were the first non Indians to travel west?
mountain men
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what were Indians forced on to?
reservations
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what war was the battle of little big horn in?
great sioux war
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who was killed in the battle of little big horn?
custer
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who created the Ghost Dance?
wavoka
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who settled on the great plains to farm land?
homesteaders
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who went to mine gold in the west?
gold miners
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what did Mormons find?
salt lake city
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what did Mormons find?
salt lake city
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