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An unsettled land

Wilderness

1

A surprise Indian attack

Indian raid

2

A person who travels into an unknown land to settle there.

Pioneer

3

A piece of settled land that lies next to a wilderness.

Frontier

4

The pioneer who explored Kentucky and marked the Wilderness Road

Daniel Boone

5

The tribe of Indians that sold Kentucky in 1775

Cherokees

6

The man who bought Kentucky from the Cherokee Indians

Colonel Henderson

7

The wilderness which helped Daniel Boone explored and helped to settle

Kentucky

8

The settlement in Kentucky named after Daniel Boone

Boonesborough

9

The name of the trail that Daniel Boone and his men blazed to Kentucky

Wilderness Road

10

Why did Mary tell her brother he should have been an Indian?

Because he is very quiet while hunting

11

What was Daniel's job when his family moved to the Yadkin Valley?

To hunt for dear, bears, and other animals

12

What did Daniel name his gun?

Tick-Licker

13

Why wouldn't the English hide behind trees while fighting?

Only cowards hide behind trees

14

What famous person was riding sick in one of the wagons?

George Washington

15

What was the name of the wilderness Daniel heard about?

Kentucky

16

In what war did Daniel help the English?

French and Indian War

17

What was Daniel's job in this war?

To drive a storage wagon

18

Where did Daniel dream of going someday?

Kentucky

19

How many furs did Daniel return home with?

Zero

20

What is a male deer called?

Buck

21

Name of Kentucky settlement that Daniel Boone helped build

Boonesborough

22

First white woman to live in Kentucky

Rebecca boone

23

Warned Boonesborough that Indians were going to attack

Daniel Boone

24

Saved fort from being burned by the Indians

Rainstorm