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American Indian Tribes Quiz

Identify the American Indian Tribe from the detail given. 10 Questions.

 
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In 1850s Arizona, an influx of gold miners into the Santa Rita Mountains, near Tucson, led to conflict with which Native American tribe?

  • Blackfoot
  • Apache
  • Mohican
  • Sioux

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Of which Native American tribe was ‘Chingachgook’ a fictional, lone chief in James Fenimore Cooper's “Leatherstocking Tales”, including “The Last of the….”?

  • Sioux
  • Summer Wine
  • Comanche
  • Mohican

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Which Native American tribe were formidable horse and cattle thieves, and whose stealing of livestock from Spanish and American settlers, as well as other tribes, often led to war?

  • Comanche
  • Blackfoot
  • Mohican
  • Cheyenne

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Which Native American tribe were called ‘Mound Builders’ for constructing various styles of massive & complex earthen mounds for burial, residential and ceremonial purposes?

  • Cheyenne
  • Apache
  • Shawnee
  • Comanche

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In which Native American tribe were boys, on their first war party, given a silly name which was replaced by a name of honor after having stolen their first horse or killed an enemy?

  • Pawnee
  • Cheyenne
  • Shawnee
  • Blackfoot

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Which Native American tribe built rectangular earth lodges that by historical times tended to be oval in shape and that were placed on the higher banks close to rivers?

  • Shawnee
  • Pawnee
  • Cree
  • Crow

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Which Native, North American/Canadian tribe occupied the region north and west of Lake Superior, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and the Northwest Territories?

  • Apache
  • Crow
  • Cree
  • Mohican

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Which Native, North American/Canadian tribe was the largest of the First Nations in Canada, possibly as a result of the Crees' traditional openness to inter-tribal marriage?

  • Crow
  • Blackfoot
  • Shawnee
  • Cree

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Which Native American tribe was led into the Battle of the Little Bighorn” by Chief ‘Morning Star’, (AKA his Lakota Sioux name, Dull Knife)?

  • Crow
  • Cheyenne
  • Comanche
  • Sioux

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Which Native American tribe lived in large buffalo-hide tents called tipis (or teepees), that were carefully designed to erect and break down, and ready to move within an hour?

  • Pawnee
  • Apache
  • Cree
  • Sioux

 

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