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1

What did the Americans believe

They had more right to the land because they were trying to improve and farm it

2

When was the Indian removal act forced

28th May 1830

3

What was the Indian removal act

It forced Indians to move west of the Mississippi River

4

How many Indians moved war because of the Indian removal act

46,000

5

When was the Indian trade and intercourse act passed

30th of June 1843

6

What was the Indian trade and intercourse act

A border was set out between USA and Indian territory

7

What did the Indian trade and intercourse act do

Stopped whites from settling on Indian lands and prevented the sale of any guns or alcohol by white traidors

8

When was the us victory in the Mexican-American war

2nd February 1848

9

What did the us victory in the Mexican-American war mean

Indian lands were now in the middle of the USA

10

When was the Indian appropriations act passed

29th of February 1851

11

What did the Indian appropriations act do

It funded the moving of American Indians to reservations

12

Where were Indian reservations

Modern-day Oklahoma