Study Guide

Section 1

 

Long Drive

Haciendas

Boomtowns

Wheat Belt

barrios

Vigilance Committees

Homestead Act

Sodbusters

Hydraulic Mining

Bonanza Farms

Homestead

Open Range

Dry Farming

Great Plains

 

Section 2

 

Nomads, Annuities, Sand Creek Massacre, Indian Peace Commission

Section 3

George A. Custer, Assimilate, Allotments, Dawes Act, Chief Joseph

Section 4

 

  • States: Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington
  • Capitals: Olympia, Salem, Sacramento, Carson City, Salt Lake City, Boise, Helena, Cheyenne, Denver, Phoenix, Santa Fe
  • Major Cities: San Francisco,  Los Angeles, Portland, Seattle, Las Vegas
  • Mountain Ranges: Cascades, Sierra Nevada, Rockies
  • Bodies of Water: Great Salt Lake, Pacific Ocean, Columbia River (draw it in), Colorado River (draw it in)