Hot Student Stories

Which statement best summarizes how the policy of allotment impacted American Indians? Many American Indian families received 160 acres of land to farm. Many American Indian families never received their 160 acres of land. Many American Indian families combined their 160 acres to farm communally. Many American Indian families traded their 160 acres to gain wealth.

Justin Parker

in Social studies

1 answer

1 answer

Timothy Norman on June 11, 2018

Many American Indian or Native American families never received their 160 acres of land. The Dawes Act was disastrous for them and divide their land had an enormous amount of reduction of what they are supposed to own. The phrase that best summarizes the way in which the allocation policy affected native Americans would be the second.

Add you answer