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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Chapter 13, what was the first financial offer that the government made to Plains tribes?
(a) $25,000 annuities.
(b) $10,000 annuities.
(c) $20,000 annuities.
(d) $15,000 annuities.
2. What do the Cheyenne call the battle at Rosebud?
(a) Attack of the Crook.
(b) Where the Girl Saved Her Brother.
(c) Crazy Horse's Revenge.
(d) Where the Crow and Shoshoni are Beat.
3. What was the first banking house to fail in 1873?
(a) Jay Cook.
(b) George Bird Grinwell.
(c) First American.
(d) Kansas Pacific
4. What was Carrington's Achilles' heel?
(a) Poor commanding officers.
(c) Need for water.
(d) Need for wood.
5. In Chapter 16, who says that he's ready for peace?
(c) Red Cloud.
(d) Crazy Horse.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Sitting Bull do with much of the money earned at Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show?
2. Custer wrote to Libbie that the "Indians have a new name for me." What was it?
3. Who kills Little Hawk?
4. Who operated as the rear guard in the fight against the Shoshoni in Chapter 17?
5. When did Custer leave for Fort McPherson?
Short Essay Questions
1. Sitting Bull is referred to as the most famous Native American ever. Why?
2. Describe the Sun Dance held at Rosebud.
3. What two men taught Custer the most about the Plains and the tribes that live there?
4. What happened in 1840 when some Sioux brought yellow nuggets of gold to Father De Smet?
5. What did Crazy Horse's friend, He Dog, decide to do before the battle at Rosebud?
6. According to the author, what mistakes did Custer make at the Battle of Little Bighorn?
7. What were agency Indians?
8. How does Sitting Bull describe Custer's death?
9. Crazy Horse becomes a leader of a band of Sioux in Chapter 20. Explain what this means.
10. Describe Red Cloud in 1866 and what makes him a good leader.
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