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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Sitting Bull return to the United States?
2. In what tribe was Kintpuash a chief?
3. In 1873 why does Captain Jack decide to fight the white soldiers?
4. Where does Crazy Horse surrender his tribe?
5. Who negotiates with Geronimo for his surrender?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain how the willingness of Indians to help struggling settlers actually led to the ultimate removal of the Indians. Give examples of specific tribes which help whites only to be removed by the whites at a later date.
Essay Topic 2
At the same time the US government was dealing with the issue of how to deal with the Native American population, it was also dealing with the issue of slavery and racial issues involving the black population. Compare and contrast the way the US Government dealt with the Native American issues and issues with the black population.
Essay Topic 3
Relate the events of at least one Indian massacre of whites, and at least one white massacre of Native Americans. In each case how do you think the killers found justification for their actions? Which side was more justified in the actions you chose? Explain your answer.
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