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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. What is the name of a new road through Red Cloud's country?
(a) Bozeman road
(b) Buncombe Turnpike
(c) Chishom trail
(d) Donnor trail
2. What declaration did Colorado's governor, John Evans make?
(a) It was legal for any white man to kill any hostile indian
(b) It was illegal for any indian to kill any white man
(c) It was legal for any soldier to kill any indian
(d) It was illegal for any indian to reside in Colorado
3. At what fort did several Indian tribes sign a treaty reducing their lands?
(a) Fort Snelling
(b) Fort Wise
(c) Fort Defiance
(d) Fort Ridgely
4. What was located between the Pecos mountains and the Rio Grande?
(b) Wounded Knee
(c) Bosque Redondo
(d) The Little Big Horn
5. What do the white men call these 5 Sioux chiefs?
(a) The Laramie Loafers
(b) The Sand Creek survivors
(c) The Friends of Lincoln
(d) The Outlaws of Cheyenne
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did more federal troops come to the Colorado area in the mid to late 1860s?
2. What event brought in an unexpected influx of white men to Colorado in 1858?
3. Who went to visit Abraham Lincoln in Washington?
4. What did the chief who visited Lincoln receive as a gift?
5. Why do the Sioux move into the Black Hills?
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