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KSH-Kansas History 3
Study Guide for Kansas History Test over Chapter 3
|Annie Marshall Grinter
|A member of the Delaware Indian tribe who operated a ferry boat on the Kansas River.
|A Missouri trader who helped to start the Santa Fe Trail.
|Lewis and Clark
|Explorers sent by President Jefferson to the Louisiana Purchase to find a water route to the Pacific.
|The first American explorer who traveled across Kansas, but he then became lost in Spanish territory.
|An American explorer who published a map of Kansas calling it the Great Desert.
|A Spanish explorer who travel to Kansas searching for the city of Gold.
|Relationship with Indians on the the Oregon-California Trail
|Usually got along with immigrants moving west on the trail
|How long did it take to travel to the West Coast on the Oregon-California Trail?
|What did travelers on the Santa Fe Trail often have to ration so they wouldn't run out of this item?
|The belief that the United States should expand westward from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
|The government had the right to take your land as long as they paid you a fair amount for the land.
|What was the impact of the Indian Removal Act on the Indians relocated to Kansas?
|It increased tensions among the tribes.
|Indian tribes forced to emigrate to Kansas were assigned to...
|What happened to the population of America in the 1800's?
|It increased dramatically
|Why did Lewis and Clark like Kansas?
|It had a variety of game animals to hunt and the prairie was beautiful.
|Besides trade goods, what did the Europeans bring to the American Indians they were trading with?
|Who was living in Kansas when the Spanish and French explorers first came to Kansas?
|Native American Indians
|Who moved west on the Oregon-California Trail?
|families looking to make new homes and a new life
|What was the Santa Fe Trail used for?
|trading and moving freight
|Why were Mission Schools created?
|To convert Indians to Christianity and to teach them vocational skills
|When Indians were moved to Kansas, what made it difficult to follow their traditional way of life?
|the living conditions in Kansas were so unfamiliar to them.
|Why did Americans think Kansas might be a good place to relocate the Indian tribes to?
|I was known as the Great Desert and would a difficult place for Americans to settle and farm.
|What did French traders come to Kansas to do?
|Establish trading relationships with the Native American tribes located here.
|What Indian tribe in Kansas did Francisco Coronado visit?