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MH chapter 6

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Most mining towns needed a/an what to determine the value of the gold   assayer  
An area was when it no longer yielded gold is considered ?   played out  
Recovering gold or silver embedded in rock requires ?   quartz mining  
What separates gold from gravel in a shallow wooden pan.   panning  
Large rocks were crushed into sand at a/an ?   stamp mill  
Who discovered the mining potential at Deer Lodge Valley   Benetsee  
Who discovered the mining potential at Granite Mountain   Charles McClure  
Who discovered the mining potential at Last Chance Gulch (   Four Georgians  
Who discovered the mining potential at Grasshopper Creek   John White  
Who discovered the mining potential at Alder Gulch   Bill Fairweather  
The expression “boom and bust” explains a/an ? cycle   economic  
Merchants and farmers followed prospectors because they knew the miners would need? like food and equipment   supplies  
what town grew because it was the first major gold strike in Montana   Bannack  
? was a sting of small towns along Alder Gulch.   14-mile city  
The “Georgian Method” is a ? technique   gold-panning  
Indians and non-Indian settlers had very different attitudes about land. the critical difference was that non-Indian settlers believed in ? ownership of land   private  
The early settlers build homes from whatever ? were available   (materials)  
The only racial or ethnic group to have a law specifically excluding them from Montana were the ?   Chinese  
what were established because the miners were too far away from established governments.   miners’ courts  
Who was the first governor in Montana Territory.   Sidney Edgerton  
The new Montana Territory created major problems for the Indians because they were not ? under any laws   protected  
The discovery of silver in Butte led to people outside of Montana ? to move here   wanting  
Both Placer and Quartz mining had a strong (negative) impact on the ?   environment  
Many different people came to Montana during the gold rush days because they were looking for ?   adventure  
Many different people came to Montana during the gold rush days because they wanted?   wealth  
Many different people came to Montana during the gold rush days because they supplied items through their ?   business  
Many different people came to Montana during the gold rush days because they wanted to discover ?   new frontiers  
Placer mining people worked ?   together  
Placer mining although basic could be worked by an ?   individual  
Placer mining required ? equipment   inexpensive  
Quartz mining took many ? workers   more  
Quartz mining required ? equipment   large  
Quartz mining was more ? to operate   expensive  
A territory is different from a state because The? government appointed leaders   federal  
A territory is different from a state because territorial representatives could not vote in the U.S.?   Congress  
A territory is different from a state because it has a ? population   smaller  
The typical miners were under the age of?   30  
The typical miners worked ?   long days  
The typical miners very few struck it ?   rich  
Sidney Edgerton persuaded Congress to make Montana a territory by convincing them that the? fields were valuable.   gold  


   


 
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