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Q: Who settled the Great Plains?
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What groups settled on the great plains?

On the great plains, the homes of settlers were called homesteads. These types of people were farmers, cowboys, miners and railroad workers. Also ranchers and single workers settled here.

Why did the Sioux tribe settled at the great plains?

The Sioux tribe settled at the great plains because when they first lived around the Dakota's, some went out and where Nomadic Sioux Indian's. they traveled out to parts of Wyoming, Oklahoma, and other states in the grate plains.

What caused the Great Plains to be settled so quickly?

The Homestead Act and railroads.

What area was the only frontier that remained to be settled by the middle of the 1800s.?

Great plains by the are of the great rock mountain

What four groups of Indians settled around the Gulf of Mexico?

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What part of Plains was the last to be settled?

The last part of the plains to be settled was the Oklahoma Territory.

In what part of the usdid the cheyenne tribe settle?

The Cheyenne Indians settled in the Great plains and in Colorado.

Which invention helped settlers who settled on the Great Plains protect their private property?

barbed wire

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What was life like for the individuals who settled on the great plains?

They were nervous because of angry native americans!

Why werent the great plains settled quickly?

It was overlooked by settlers who believed it could never be farmed on.

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