GAME NAME:

CH 12 - BOOMERS, SOONERS &

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

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CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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Explanation

TERMS

TERMS

TERMS

ACTS/LAWS

ACTS &

LAWS

ACTS & LAWS

PEOPLE

PEOPLE

PEOPLE

TOWNS/LAND

TOWNS &

LANDS

TOWNS

POTPOURRI

POT-

POURRI

POTPOURRI

PLACES

PLACES

PLACES

CLUE 1

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200 POINTS


Response 1

ONE WHO TOOK PART IN THE

LAND "BOOMS" OF THE LATE

1800S WHEN WESTERN LAND

WAS OPENED TO SETTLEMENT

WHAT WAS A BOOMER?

THIS ACT DISSOLVED TRIBAL

OWNERSHIP OF LAND

WHAT WAS THE DAWES

SEVERALTY ACT?

HE PUBLISHED AN ARTICLE IN

THE CHICAGO TIMES

DESCRIBING THE UNASSIGNED

LANDS AS PUBLIC DOMAIN

WHO WAS ELIAS

BOUDINOT?

THESE TOWNS, GUTHRIE,

EDMOND, NORMAN,

STILLWATER AND KINGFISHER

WERE ESTABLISHED DURING

THIS LAND RUN (YEAR)

WHAT WAS THE RUN OF

1889?

OSAGE, MIAMI, PEORIA, SAC &

FOX WERE CALLED THIS

WHO WERE THE 5

TRIBES?

THESE COUNTIES, PAYNE,

LOGAN, KINGFISHER,

CANADIAN, OKLAHOMA, AND

CLEVELAND, MADE UP THIS

"LAND"

WHAT WAS THE

UNASSIGNED LANDS?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

A CONTEST WHOSE WINNER IS

CHOSEN BY A DRAWING

WHAT IS A LOTTERY?

THIS ACT ABOLISHED TRIBAL

COURTS AND MADE EVERYONE

IN INDIAN TERRITORY SUBJECT

TO FEDERAL LAW AND THE

LAWS OF ARKANSAS

WHAT WAS THE CURTIS

ACT?

THIS SECRET SOCIETY OF

CHEROKEES REFUSED TO

RECOGNIZE THE ALLOTMENT

AGREEMENTS

WHO WERE THE

KEETOOWAH?

THIS TOWN HAD 12,000 ON THE

FIRST DAY OF THE LAND RUN

WHAT WAS OKC?

THESE 2 TRIBES WERE THE

FIRST TO SIGN ALLOTMENT

AGREEMENTS

WHO WERE THE CHOCTAW

AND CHICKASAW?

THE CHICAGO TIMES AND THE

KANSAS CITY TIMES

PROMOTED THIS

WHAT IS SETTLEMENT

IN "OKLAHOMA LANDS"?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

ONE WHO CROSSED THE

STARTING LINE OF A LAND RUN

BEFORE THE APPOINTED TIME

WHAT WAS A SOONER?

THIS AGREEMENT GAVE THE

CHOCTAW AND CHICKASAW

PEOPLE ABOUT 320 ACRES OF

LAND EACH

WHAT WAS THE ATOKA

AGREEMENT?

CHITTO HARJO WAS BETTER

KNOWN BY THIS NAME

WHO WAS CRAZY SNAKE?

THIS TOWN HAD 15,000 PEOPLE

BY APRIL 23

WHAT WAS GUTHRIE?

THIS WAS WHAT A LAND RUN

PARTICIPANT HAD TO FIND ON

THE LAND

WHAT WAS A

CORNERSTONE?

THE MUSCOGEE (CREEK) GAVE

UP THIS LAND FOR $2.5 MILLION

WHAT WAS THE

UNASSIGNED LANDS?

CLUE 4

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800 POINTS


Response 4

ONE WHO SETTLES ON

UNOCCUPIED LAND IN ORDER

TO GAIN TITLE TO IT

WHAT WAS A SQUATTER?

A 1901 ACT MADE INDIANS

CITIZENS OF THIS

WHAT IS THE U.S.?

THIS MAN FOUNDED THE TOWN

OF LANGSTON AND HOPED TO

ESTABLISH AN ALL-BLACK

STATE

WHO WAS EDWARD

MCCABE?

THIS TOWN HAD SO MANY

PEOPLE IT SUFFERED A

SHORTAGE OF FOOD AND

WATER

WHAT WAS GUTHRIE?

PEOPLE WHO WERE

UNSUCCESSFUL IN THE LAND

RUNS USUALLY SETTLED HERE

WHAT WERE TOWNS?

THIS PLACE SOON BECAME A

TOWN OF MOSTLY BLACK

PEOPLE

WHAT WAS LANGSTON?

CLUE 5

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE FIRST LAND RUN OPENED

THIS LAND FOR SETTLEMENT

WHAT WAS THE

UNASSIGNED LAND?

THIS ACT HAD A "RIDER"

ATTACHED TO OPEN THE

UNASSIGNED LANDS

WHAT WAS THE INDIAN

APPROPRIATION ACT?

THIS CONGRESSMAN FROM

INDIANA CALLED FOR THE

OPENING OF THE UNASSIGNED

LANDS THROUGH AN

AMENDMENT HE AUTHORED

WHO WAS WILLIAM

SPRINGER?

DURING THE FIRST MAYORAL

ELECTIONS, SOME PEOPLE DID

THIS TWICE

WHAT WAS VOTE?

DEPUTY MARSHALLS AND

RAILROAD OFFICIALS USUALLY

CLAIMED THESE ILLEGALLY

WHAT WERE TOWN LOTS?

SETTLERS HAD TO LIVE ON A

PLACE FOR THIS MANY YEARS

BEFORE IT WAS LEGALLY

THEIRS

WHAT IS 5 YEARS?

 CATEGORY:   

LAND RUNS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THIS WAS THE DATE OF THEFIRST LAND RUN(MONTH-DAY-YEAR)    

 Response:   

WHAT IS APRIL 22,1889?

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 GAME NAME:

CH 12 - BOOMERS, SOONERS &

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

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Explanation

MORE PEOPLE

MORE

PEOPLE

MORE PEOPLE

HOMESTEADING

HOME-

STEAD- ING

HOMESTEADING

OK TERRITORY 1

OK TERR-

ITORY 1

OK TERRITORY 1

OK TERRITORY 2

OK TERR-

ITORY 2

OK TERRITORY 2

DURING THIS TIME

DURING

THIS TIME

DURING THIS TIME

SIGNS OF THE TIMES

SIGNS OF

THE TIMES

SIGNS OF THE TIMES

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS MAN MADE SEVERAL

ATTEMPTS TO BRING

SETTLERS INTO OKLAHOMA

TERRITORY - HE EVEN SAW

JUDGE PARKER!

WHO WAS DAVID PAYNE?

THIS DETERMINED THE TYPE

OF SHELTER THAT WAS BUILT

WHAT WAS GEOGRAPHY?

THE FIRST PART OF THE

ORGANIC ACT SAID THAT

LANDS WEST OF THE 5 TRIBES

WERE OFFICIALLY CALLED

THIS

WHAT WAS OKLAHOMA

TERRITORY?`

IN 1896 THE SUPREME COURT

RULED THAT THE SOUTH FORK

OF THIS WAS THE OFFICIAL

SOUTHERN BORDER OF

OKLAHOMA

WHAT WAS THE RED

RIVER?

THIS RELIEF ORGANIZATION

WAS ORGANIZED BY CLARA

BARTON

WHAT WAS THE RED

CROSS?

THIS MONUMENT WAS

DEDICATED AFTER 36 YEARS

OF CONSTRUCTION

WHAT WAS THE

WASHINGTON MONUMENT?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THIS MAN WAS THE FIRST

TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR OF

OKLAHOMA

WHO WAS GEORGE

STEELE?

THIS WAS OFTEN BUILT

BEFORE A HOUSE

WHAT WAS A BARN?

THESE PEOPLE WERE CALLED

"STRIPPERS"

WHAT WERE PEOPLE

THAT LIVED IN THE

THIS AREA WAS CALLED "NO

MANS LAND"

WHAT WAS THE

PANHANDLE?

THIS STATUE WAS DEDICATED

WHAT WAS THE STATUE

OF LIBERTY?

THIS "RIDE" AT CONEY ISLAND

WENT 6 MPH

WHAT WAS A ROLLER

COASTER?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THIS MAN WAS PRESIDENT

DURING THE BEGINNING OF THE

LAND RUN ERA OF OKLAHOMA

HISTORY

WHO WAS BENJAMIN

HARRISON?

THIS WAS ALSO CALLED A

"SODDIE"

WHAT WAS A DUGOUT?

THE FIRST TERRITORIAL

LEGISLATURES FIRST ACT

INVOLVED THE CARE AND

CUSTODY OF THESE PEOPLE

WHAT WERE PRISONERS?

THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE

IS MADE UP OF THESE  3

COUNTIES

WHAT IS BEAVER,

TEXAS AND CIMARRON?

MILTON HERSHEY INVENTED

THIS

WHAT WAS THE

CHOCOLATE BAR?

JAMES NAISMITH INVENTED

THIS GAME

WHAT WAS BASKETBALL?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THIS MAN WAS THE SECOND

TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR AND

HAD A MANSION IN KINGFISHER

WHO WAS ABRAHAM

SEAY?

THESE WERE SOMETIMES

CALLED "FRAIDY HOLES"

WHAT WAS A CELLAR?

NORMAN, STILLWATER AND

EDMOND WERE THE FIRST TO

HAVE THESE

WHAT WERE

UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGE

THIS METHOD OF LAND

DISTRIBUTION PROVED TO BE

LESS CHAOTIC

WHAT WAS A LOTTERY?

THIS "RACE" WAS FIRST RUN IN

1897

WHAT IS THE BOSTON

MARATHON?

MARK TWAIN PUBLISHED THIS

BOOK - PROBABLY HIS MOST

FAMOUS

WHAT WAS "THE

ADVENTURES OF

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2000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS MAN WAS THE LAST

TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR

WHO WAS FRANK

FRANTZ?

A CANOPY WAS OFTEN

PLACED OVER THE STOVE FOR

THIS REASON

WHAT IS TO KEEP

THINGS FROM FALLING

THIS LAND RUN TOOK PLACE

ON SEPTEMBER 16, 1893

WHAT IS THE CHEROKEE

STRIP LAND RUN?

THE LAST PARCEL OF

OKLAHOMA TO BE

DISTRIBUTED WAS DONE SO BY

THIS METHOD

WHAT WAS SELLING?

THESE BROTHERS MADE A

FAMOUS FLIGHT

WHO WERE THE WRIGHT

BROTHERS?

THIS PARADE WAS FIRST HELD

IN PASADENA, CALIFORNIA

WHAT WAS THE

TOURNAMENT OF ROSES

 CATEGORY:   

LAND RUNS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THIS WAS THE DATE OF THEFIRST LAND RUN(MONTH-DAY-YEAR)    

 Response:   

WHAT IS APRIL 22,1889?

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