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Chapter 5 Review

Chapter 5 Review-2

Why did basques, from Spain, immigrate to the United States? To range their sheep in California.
What did Willa Cather write? Books about life on the prairie, her first published novel was titled "O Pioneers!"
Where did thousands of people race to, after hearing of gold discovery? California.
What is hydraulic mining? Water shot at high pressure to rip away gravel and dirt to expose the minerals beneath.
What are Exodusters? African Americans who departed from the South and trekked west, hoping to escape the violence and persecution following the withdrawal of federal troops.
What did the Morrill Act require? Federal land to be sold and the profits to be used to construct agricultural, and engineering, colleges.
Who asked President Rutherford B. Hayes to allow the Paiute to return to their homeland? Sarah Winnemucca/Thoc-me-tony
Which Secretary of State negotiated with Russia to purchase Alaska? William H. Seward
Explain what the Long Walk was. The Long Walk was a forced march that the Navajo tribe took to reach the Bosque Redondo Reservation.
What is Joseph Glidden known for? He is known for being the man who patented barbed wire.
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