Part 3: American Indian Tribes of North Dakota

Questions: Section 4

Comprehension Questions

  1. What is another name for Chippewa?
  2. From where had the Chippewa people moved when they came to North Dakota?
  3. In what kinds of homes did the Chippewa people usually live?
  4. What did the Chippewa develop for fishing and traveling on water?
  5. What did the Chippewa group who settled in the Turtle Mountains call themselves?
  6. What are people who are half Chippewa and half French called?
  7. The Métis were known for being good at what?
  8. What was the two-wheeled cart called that the Métis invented?
  9. What was the main source of food for the Chippewa people?
  10. What happened to over 150 members of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa during the winter of 1887–88?

Critical Thinking Question

  1. If a group of Chippewa people had moved to the Badlands, what might they have called their band?