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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Geronimo die?
2. What event caused problems for the Indians who were living in the Black Hills?
3. Where was Kintpuash's tribe moved to by the US government?
4. Who followed Old Joseph as chief of the Nez Perces?
5. Who is the Indian agent who develops a plan to move the Utes to a reservation?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose at least 3 Native American leaders that you feel were the greatest of the tribal leaders. Explain your choices giving examples of their leadership and how it benefited their people.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the idea of Manifest Destiny and discuss how this idea played a part in the removal of all Indian civilizations.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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