The Native Americans of the Plains were ultimately defeated and contained by white settlers, who outnumbered them, had more technology, more money, and who destroyed their traditional way of life.
What area of land was a source of conflict between the native Americans and the White Americans?
The Great Plains
In which year was the Fetterman Massacre?
How would you describe the lifestyle of the Plains Indians?
Who led the US soldiers during the Sand Creek Massacre?
General George Armstrong Custer
Colonel John Chivington
What was discovered in the Black Hills?
Which mountain range did Custer march his men through to reach the Little Bighorn first?
What type of rifles did the Indians possess at the Battle of Little Bighorn?
Where were many native American children sent to once they entered reservations?
Which one of the following was a reason for the defeat of the Plains Indians?
Which animal did the Native Americans depend on?