Native Americans - Religion
1. Who were the spiritual leaders of Native American tribes?
d. Medicine men and women
2. Which Native American tribe believed in the Old Man spirit?
d. Nez Perce
3. True or False: Many tribes had the concept of a Great Spirit that watched over everything.
4. Which of the Three Worlds was considered scary and chaotic?
a. Upper World
b. This World
c. Lower World
d. All of the above
e. None of the above
5. What was the ritual called when a person would go off into the wilderness seeking guidance from the spirits?
c. Fire Ritual
d. Wilder Seeking
e. Vision quest
6. What are the spirit dolls used by tribes in the Southwest called?
a. Kachina Dolls
b. Bisque Dolls
c. American Girl Dolls
d. Matryoshka Dolls
e. Paper Dolls
7. True or False: Most Native American religious beliefs were concerned with death and the afterlife.
8. What is a ritual called where a child becomes an adult?
a. Marriage ceremony
b. Vision quest
d. Rite of passage
9. What movement revived traditional Native American religion in hopes that the white men would leave?
a. Great Spirit
b. Kachina Movement
c. Ghost Dance
d. Old Man Movement
e. Three Worlds
10. True or False: Most Native American religions believed that the world was filled with spirits.
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