Thinking in Numbers
Tribal Geography
What's In a Name?
Who Am I?
In a Word

100

Of the 28 Native Americans in the Portal, how many were a type of LAKOTA Sioux. Express your answer as a reduced fraction.
3/7 Out of 28; 12 were Lakota Sioux. 12/28 is reduced to 3/7 by dividing both the numerator and denominator by 4.

100

In parts of which 5 states did most of the Lakota Sioux originally live?
North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Montana Minnesota

100

Which Native American's tribal name meant "A Large Bull Buffalo At Rest"?
Sitting Bull

100

I was a Chickasaw Indian living in Oklahoma and became involved with Billy the Kid's Gang after a run in with the Murphy and Dolan Mercantile and Banking Company Monopoly. I was an outlaw until the governor of New Mexico pardoned me. At this point, I returned to Oklahoma, married, opened a general store and became newspaper editor, before becoming a lawman and moving to Chickasaw politics. Who am I?
Fred Waites

100

Which word means to stop practicing your native culture and to begin taking on the culture of another group?
assimilation

200

Of the 28 Native Americans in the Native American Portal, how many of them were women? Express your answer as a reduced fraction.
1/7 4 out of 28 were women. 4/28 is reduced to 1/7 by dividing the numerator and denominator by 4.

200

In parts of which 4 states did the Northern Cheyenne Tribe originally live?
North Dakota South Dakota Minnesota Colorado

200

Which Native American's tribal name meant, "Thunder Rolling Down a Mountain?"
Chief Joseph

200

I was an author, activist, and writer who saw the inhuman conditions of Reservations and how Native American rights were being violated. I criticized current assimilation policies and moved to Washington D.C. to lobby for Native American Rights. I founded the American Council of American Indians and convinced the General Federation of Women's Clubs to form the Indian Welfare Committee. I improved reservation conditions and made sure Native American rights were respected. Who am I?
Gertrude Simmons Bonnin

200

Which word means the large scale killing of a group of people of the same ethnicity or race?
genocide

300

Which Native American lived to be the oldest of the 28?
Red Cloud lived to be 89 Years Old!

300

In parts of which 5 states did the Chiricahua Apache tribe originally live?
Colorado Oklahoma Texas Arizona New Mexico

300

Which Native American's tribal name meant, "He Has A White Man's Horse"?
American Horse

300

I was a historian for the Oglala Lakota Sioux. I chronicled the history of the Lakota Sioux with my drawings. My drawings were photographed and a book was created called, "A Pictographic History of the Lakota Sioux." My works were one of the few historical accounts we have told from the perspective of Native Americans. Who am I?
Amos Bad Heart Bull

300

Which word means revenge; to fight; or get back at?
retaliate

400

Who died at the youngest age of the 28?
The Apache Kid was thought to have died around age 34.

400

Which tribe was the only one studied in this lesson from the Southeast United States?
Chickasaw

400

What did Dull Knife's tribe call him?
Morning Star

400

I was a Lakota Sioux who was raised by relatives when my mother died. I thought my father was dead to later find he was not, and had completely assimilated into American culture. He came for me and made me live with him. He taught me farming and ranching. We lived in a log house. He made me cut my hair, go to school, and wear white people's clothes. Eventually I went to college and became a doctor. I became to the first government physician for an Indian Reservation. I became a member of several Progressive organizations and encouraged Boy Scouts and YMCAs in reservations. I wrote books and articles to bring awareness to the mistreatment of Native Americans. I interviewed almost every living member of the Lakota Sioux. I was awarded the Most distinguished achievements award by a Native American at the Chicago Wold's Fair and died at the age of 80. Who am I?
Charles Alexander Eastman

400

Which word means to move to another place? For many Native Americans it meant they moved to a reservation or fled to Canada.
Relocate

500

How many Native Americans were alive and over 18 during the Progressive Era from 1900 - 1920? Express your answer as a reduced fraction.
1/2 14/28 were over 18 by 1900. 14/28 is reduced to 1/2 by dividing the numerator and the denominator by 14.

500

Which two tribes were the only two to have tribal lands in California?
Paiute and Modoc

500

Who wrote under the pseudonym "Red Bird"?
Gertrude Simmons Bonnin

500

I was a member of two native American tribes. My mother was from one tribe and my father from another. I grew up on a reservation because the United States had taken our tribal lands and forced us to relocate here. My parents attempted to educate me in white ways. I graduated from college and became the first Native American woman to become a physician. I became a reservation physician and treated illnesses given to the tribe by whites. I prevented several epidemics that might have diminished our population further. I also represented my tribes in negotiations made with the U.S. government. Who am I?
Susan LaFlesche

500

Which word means the issue that is causing a problem between two or more groups of people?
Conflict