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Legends & Lies Quiz: Kit Carson
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1. Before he became a famous frontiersman, who did Kit Carson apprentice for?
   Saddle maker
   Cobbler
   Cooper
   Brewer
   Chandler
2. Carson moved westward and started work as what?
   Translator
   Map maker
   Fur-trapper
   Ferryman
   Cooper
3. Well-versed in Spanish and Indian cultures, Carson married twice into two different Indian tribes, the Arapaho and which other?
   Ute
   Navajo
   Blackfeet
   Cheyenne
   Shoshone
4. Kit Carson accompanied who on his first expedition to map the Oregon Trail?
   James Buchanan
   John C. Fremont
   Stephen Kearny
   Winfield Scott
   Thomas Hart Benton
5. Carson also helped to map what body of water in 1843?
   Pacific
   Ogallala
   Lake of the Woods
   Lake Michigan
   Great Salt Lake
6. Carson served as a guide during what short lived rebellion?
   Whiskey Rebellion
   Stamp Act Rebellion
   California Rebellion
   Gold Rush Rebellion
   California Bear-Flag Rebellion
7. Carson and his partner sold what good during the California Gold Rush in 1853?
   Cattle
   Cotton
   Sheep
   Pick Axes
   Pans
8. Carson worked in what role with Native Americans beginning in 1853?
   Translator
   Indian Agent
   Horse Trader
   Adobe Builder
   Artist
9. Carson served as a colonel during what war?
   Civil War
   Mexican American War
   War of 1812
   Revolutionary War
   War for Peace
10. Part of Carson's duty as a colonel was relocating the Navajos to Bosque Redondo on a march known as what?
   Trail of Tears
   Wounded Knee
   Little Bighorn
   Long Walk
   Trail Walk



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