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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who planned and directed a cattle drive?
(d) Trail boss.
2. Why was the town of Osawatomie attacked?
(a) Five sons of John Brown lived there.
(b) Abraham Lincoln was giving a speech there.
(c) John Brown lived there.
(d) The Union army was encamped there.
3. Which of the following was a basic business for a frontier town?
(c) Book shop.
4. What served as a blackboard in a teacher's home?
(a) Wood planks.
(b) Cotton material.
(c) Dirt floor.
5. Between what years did the majority of cattle drives take place on the American frontier?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was the prohibitionist who introduced legislation to prohibit the sale of alcohol?
2. What was the most famous immigrant community in Kansas?
3. The majority of prairie teachers were _________________.
4. In what year did Kansas decide to become a state?
5. Which of the following was true for most frontier hotels?
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