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Struggle for the Plains - Test

1.

What was the name of the measure that established the 'Permanent Indian Frontier'?

2.

How did the Native American tribes describe their forcible removal from the eastern United States?

3.

What area did the Treaty of Fort Laramie give the Sioux 'for all time'?

4.

Which Native American tribe was massacred at Sand Creek?

5.

Which Native American chief led his tribe in a successful war against the US Army, 1866-8?

6.

What name was given to the successful Sioux attack on a unit of US cavalry in 1866?

7.

Which treaty ended Red Cloud's War?

8.

Which treaty allocated reservations in the southern plains to the Native Americans tribes there?

9.

Why was Crazy Horse's victory at the Little Bighorn a disaster for the Sioux?

10.

What was the Oklahoma Land Run?