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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Red Cloud's War.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In 1868 what does Red Cloud do?
(a) Attacks Fort Laramie
(b) Moves into Canada
(c) Leaves the Powder River territory
(d) Agrees to a peace treaty
2. How does Little Crow die?
(a) He is starved to death
(b) He is taken to Washington and killled by a firing squad
(c) He is killed while looking for food
(d) He is hanged for his war crimes
3. Red Cloud and Dull Knife do what with James Sawyers?
(a) Sign a temporary treaty
(b) Kill and mutilate him
(c) Make him an honorary member of their tribe
(d) Run him out of their territory
4. How long does Red Cloud's war last?
(a) About 2 years
(b) About 1 month
(c) About 10 years
(d) About 6 months
5. What famous scout gains the trust of the Navajo?
(a) Meriweather Lewis
(c) Kit Carson
(d) Bat Masterson
Short Answer Questions
1. What US general declared war on the Navajo and Apache?
2. What causes the Santee Sioux to want to leave the reservation?
3. Why did more federal troops come to the Colorado area in the mid to late 1860s?
4. What fort do the Navajos attack in retaliation for troops destroying crops?
5. The Arapahos scatter and join in with some Sioux Indians, their total number is about how many warriors?
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