Want to see correct answers?
Login or join for free!
  US History Worksheets
Looking for US History worksheets?
Check out our pre-made US History worksheets!
Share/Like This Page
Filter By Grade

You are browsing Grade 10 questions. View questions in All Grades.

Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Tenth Grade (Grade 10) The Frontier Questions

You can create printable tests and worksheets from these Grade 10 The Frontier questions! Select one or more questions using the checkboxes above each question. Then click the add selected questions to a test button before moving to another page.

Grade 10 The Frontier
Pull factors would include all of the following Except
  1. religious freedom
  2. economic opportunity
  3. drought
  4. cheap land
Grade 10 The Frontier
Grade 10 The Frontier
Early prospectors would extract shallow deposits of ore by
  1. hydraulic mining
  2. placer mining
  3. quartz mining
  4. tunnel mining
Grade 10 The Frontier
The supply point for the mining areas in the Rocky Mountain.
  1. Denver
  2. Virginia City
  3. Pikes Peak
  4. Abilene
Grade 10 The Frontier
Destination for the first cattle drive
  1. Virginia City
  2. Sedalia
  3. Abilene
  4. Denver
Grade 10 The Frontier
Grade 10 The Frontier
The Comstock Lode was a rich deposit of
  1. copper
  2. diamonds
  3. silver
  4. gold
Grade 10 The Frontier
Push factors would include all of the reasons listed except
  1. poverty
  2. religious freedom
  3. ethnic prejudice
  4. war
Grade 10 The Frontier
All of the following were technological advances made to resolve farming issues in the West EXCEPT
  1. chilled- iron plows
  2. barbed wire
  3. increased employment
  4. farmers burnt "buffalo chips"
Grade 10 The Frontier
In the 1870s, the Granger movement was organized to promote the interests of
  1. suffragists.
  2. farmers.
  3. factory workers.
  4. recent immigrants.
Grade 10 The Frontier

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

When Alaska was added to the United States in 1867, many viewed it as a mistake. It became known as
  1. Alaska Oopsie
  2. Lincoln's Mistake
  3. Seward's Folly
  4. Seward's Screwup
Grade 10 The Frontier
What famous rifle is known in America as 'The Gun that Won the West'
  1. Henry Repeating Rifle
  2. Colt Peacemaker
  3. Winchester Model 1873
  4. Remington Army Revolver
Grade 10 The Frontier

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

Grade 10 The Frontier

This question is a part of a group with common instructions. View group »

You need to have at least 5 reputation to vote a question down. Learn How To Earn Badges.