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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. The Sioux chiefs are invited to a peace conference at what fort?
(a) Fort Snelling
(b) Fort Connor
(c) Fort Wise
(d) Fort Laramie
2. Why is a treaty not signed at Fort Laramie?
(a) The indians learn about a road planned for Powder River
(b) The indians are incited by a speech by Sitting Bull
(c) The indians are massacred in the fort
(d) The indians are tricked by General Sherman
3. In 1865 what US General was preparing a new military initiative against the Indians near the Black Hills?
(a) General Custer
(b) General Sheridan
(c) General Connor
(d) General Sherman
4. What event does Manuelito challenge a US officer to compete in?
(a) A shooting match
(b) A duel
(c) A foot race
(d) A horse race
5. One of the Sioux's most famous warriors during the Powder River encounters goes by what name?
(a) Chief Joseph
(b) Captain Jack
(c) Roman Nose
(d) Little Horse
Short Answer Questions
1. Why do the Sioux move into the Black Hills?
2. How long does Little Crow's War last?
3. What white man tries to help the Cheyennes end their conflict with the soldiers?
4. What large group of Indians lived about a thousand miles north of the Navajo?
5. Where does the author, Dee Brown say the Indians learned their savage practices?
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