Only The Top History Buffs Can Pass This American Frontier Quiz - Can You?

The American Frontier from the 17th to 20th century is one of the most controversial and interesting periods in history. See if you are a history buff by taking this American Frontier quiz.

Sitting Bull's vision of his own death came true in 1890. What had he foreseen happening to him?

Folk hero of the Wild West, "Wild" Bill Hickok was shot dead while playing poker in 1876. The hand he held at the time of his death is now known as "Dead Man's Hand". What combination of cards now goes by this name?

Up until 1864 the Fugitive Slave Act made what act illegal?

What profession is associated with Cowboys?

Who killed Billy the Kid?

What did the Timber Culture Act of 1873 give to settlers who had been on the same land for at least 5 years?

Apache folk hero Geronimo lived from 1829 to 1909. What does the name he was given mean?

What was the cause of Doc Holliday's death in 1887?

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Only The Top History Buffs Can Pass This American Frontier Quiz - Can You?