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  • What is a reservation?
  • An indian reservation is an area where indigenous people were forced to move into. They were forced to move in to be more "american."
  • How does the dawes act change anything?
  • The dawes act took that land and gave it to male native americans.
  • What was it like on indian reservations?
  • People on those reservations where often starved to death or barely survived and were under federal maintenance.
  • Cultural assimilation is the process in which a minority group or culture comes to resemble a society's majority group.
  • What's assimilation?
  • Kids were forced to change there ways of living including changing their hair, and their clothes.
  • What did boarding schools feel like.
  • Whites thought that they natives were wild and uncivilized,
  • they were others just thought they weren't.
  • They seemed pretty civilized to me.
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