A True/False Quiz About Native Americans and Code Talking
Let’s see what you’ve learned so far from my previous blog posts…
Question 1 True or False?
Native Americans were not self-sufficient.
[False- People used all their resources (like the buffalo), maintained successful and productive communities for hundreds of years.]
Question 2 True or False?
All Native Americans are the same.
[False- Although there are similar values and beliefs, like caring for Mother Earth, there are 562 nationally recognized tribes with distinct cultures, languages, and traditions.]
Question 3 True or False?
Code Talkers only served in the Pacific Theater.
[False- At this time, there are 33 tribes known to have had code talkers who served in World War I and World War II, in Europe and the Pacific]
Question 4 True or False?
The Navajo Tribe had the largest group of code talkers and sent messages in their own language.
[True and False- The Navajo had nearly 400 men who were trained and served as code talkers. However, the Navajos created a code within their language, so even if other Navajos had listened in, they would not understand the message because it wouldn’t make sense.
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