SAT Subject US History Practice Question 381: Answer and Explanation
2. The conference held between the U.S. government and the Plains tribes of Native Americans in 1851 resulted in which of the following?
A. The tribes agreed not to migrate freely throughout the Plains anymore.
B. The United States banished the tribes to present-day Oklahoma.
C. The United States agreed to end westward migration through Native American territory.
D. The U.S. government outlawed the killing of buffalo.
E. The tribes accepted an offer of full U.S. citizenship in exchange for giving up their traditional hunting culture.
Correct Answer: A
The Plains tribes' agreement to define their territorial borders and remain within them was a key provision of this conference.