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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the Iroquois creation story of John Norton's in Chapter 1, who kills the daughter of the "Great Spirit" in childbirth by trying to exit the womb from "the side"?
2. In Chapter 1, John Heckewelder relates a "verbatim" account from the Delaware and Mahican Indians of the Dutch landing in an area that is now known as what?
(a) Boston, Massachusetts.
(b) Queens, New York.
(c) Cape May, Massachusetts.
(d) Manhattan, New York.
3. The Walking Purchase was a purported agreement between the Penn family and what native tribe?
(a) The Iriquois Indians.
(b) The Apache Indians.
(c) The Cherokee Indians.
(d) The Delaware Indians.
4. In Chekilli's creation story of the Creek people, the West opened up, and a tribe named the Kasihtas settled near a mountain so great and thunderous they called it what?
(a) The Mountain of Heaven.
(b) The Great Bear.
(c) The Great Mountain.
(d) The King of Mountains.
5. George Washington became known by what nickname among the Native Americans for ordering the destruction of around forty Iroquois towns during the Revolutionary War?
(a) "Great Bear."
(b) "Town Destroyer."
(c) "Monstrous Destroyer."
(d) "Black Night."
Short Answer Questions
1. In the Iroquois creation story of John Norton's in Chapter 1, an image of the earth is described as sitting on the back of what?
2. What refers to the crime of falsely making or altering a writing by which the legal rights or obligations of another person are apparently affected?
3. The Indian Nonintercourse Act is the collective name given to how many statutes passed by the United States Congress?
4. The Treaty of Lancaster was a treaty concluded between the Six Nations and the colonies of Virginia and what?
5. In what year was the Treaty of Fort Stanwix concluded between the Iroquois and English delegate Sir William Johnson?
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