|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where was Kintpuash's tribe moved to by the US government?
2. The Kiowas and Comanches go to what state to kill whites?
3. Where does Captain Jack move his tribe?
4. What name is Kintpuash usually known by?
5. Who negotiates with Geronimo for his surrender?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the role of the American Civil War on the movement to remove Indians to reservations? Be sure to consider the importance of the many officers who were moved out west at the close of the war.
Essay Topic 3
Select three white governmental leaders who truly sought to treat the Indians fairly. For each individual give a brief account of his role in dealing with the Indians and then explain why he was or was not successful in his attempts.
This section contains 878 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)