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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The War to Save the Buffalo.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Red Cloud and Dull Knife do what with James Sawyers?
(a) Make him an honorary member of their tribe
(b) Sign a temporary treaty
(c) Kill and mutilate him
(d) Run him out of their territory
2. In 1865 what US General was preparing a new military initiative against the Indians near the Black Hills?
(a) General Sherman
(b) General Connor
(c) General Custer
(d) General Sheridan
3. When Cochise falls deathly ill, who tries to save him?
(a) A Doctor from Reno, Nevada
(b) A US Army Surgeon
(c) A Mormon missionary
(d) An Apache medicine man
4. One of the Sioux's most famous warriors during the Powder River encounters goes by what name?
(a) Chief Joseph
(b) Little Horse
(c) Roman Nose
(d) Captain Jack
5. What is the name of the Fort where the Santee Sioux are kept until they are finally put on a reservation?
(a) Fort Ridgely
(b) Fort Defiance
(c) Fort Sherman
(d) Fort Snelling
Short Answer Questions
1. The Sioux warriors force the soldiers to retreat to what fort?
2. When Cochise is imprisoned for something he did not do what is his reaction?
3. The Wdewkantons, the Wahpetons, the Wahpekutes, and the Sissetons make up what Indian nation?
4. What Cheyennes warrior warns an Arapaho village of an impending attack by Connor's men?
5. How long does Little Crow's War last?
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