Buffalo
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100

Slaughtered the buffalo

Who is the U.S. government!

100

Most raids too place at

What is the Texas Frontier!

100

Native Americans were finally forced onto

What is reservations!

100
The US government supported the slaughter of the buffalo because

The wanted to subdue the Natives and force them onto the reservations

100

The Medicine Lodge Creek Treaty did not work because...

Neither side (Native Americans or the U.S. government) kept their promises

200

The buffalo was used for

What is clothing, food, needles, soup kettle, weapons, etc. 

200

In what area of Texas did Victorio lead raids during the 1870s?

What is along the Rio Grande! 

200

Why were the Texas Rangers sent to the Rio Grande border area?

(You will have a quote on this question on the test)

What is to fight the outlaws on the border!

200

Why did the governor change Satanta’s sentence from death to life in prison?

Davis believed Satanta’s execution would cause a war.

200

What made it easier for settlers to reach West Texas by the 1890s?

What is the expansion of railroad lines!

300

Why did the U.S. government support the slaughter of buffalo?

What is to make land available for settlement?  

300

Why did General Sherman travel to West Texas in 1871?

What is to investigate reports of Native American raids on white settlements!

300

Three Native Americans leaders were taken into custody after the Warren Wagon Raid...

Who are Satank, Big Tank, and Satanta!

300

What event caused U.S. leaders to conclude that the peace policy had failed and that Native Americans needed to be forced onto reservations?

the Warren Wagon Train Raid

300

Why did settlements in West Texas often come under attack by Native Americans during the Civil War?

The federal troops had been pulled out of Texas to fight in the East during Civil War.

400

Named the African American soldiers in the West “buffalo soldiers”...

Who were the Native Americans?

400

Why was Quanah Parker convinced that the Adobe Walls raid would be successful?

A shaman promised victory for the Comanche.

400

What illegal activity did some Texas Rangers engage in 1875?

(You will have a quote on the test to answer this question)

What is crossing the border into Mexico retrieve stolen cattle!

400

Why was Satanta known as the “Orator of the Plains”?

He often made long, eloquent speeches!

400

What actions did Ulysses S. Grant take to change the reservation system?

He appointed church groups and missionaries, specifically Lawrie Tatum to run the reservations.

500

The Indians main "source of supply"

(You will have a quote for this on the test) Hint: it is an animal! 

Buffalo

500

What actions did Sherman order following the Warren Wagon Train Raid?

What is to find all of the Native American leaders and put them on trial! 

500

Why did General Sherman travel to West Texas in 1871?

to investigate reports of Native American raids on white settlements

500

What Native American leader agreed with the Treaty of Medicine Lodge Creek and wanted peace with the U.S. government?

Who is Kicking Bird!

500

Where did the Campaign of 1872 start from?

You will have a map to help you on the test!

What is Fort Concho! 

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