The North West Mounted Police by shitingting

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									                The North West Mounted Police

  1. Why did the first commander of the North West Mounted Police
     make a harsh speech to his men before they left for the west?
  ___________________________________________________________
  ___________________________________________________________
  ___________________________________________________________

  2. What were some of the hardships he felt they might endure on the trip
     west?
  a.__________________________________
  b.__________________________________
  c.__________________________________
  d.__________________________________
  e.__________________________________

  3. What are 3 duties of a trumpeter?
  a.____________________________________________________
  b____________________________________________________
  c.____________________________________________________

  The Great March

  1. How many men were in the new police force? __________________
  2. Where did they leave from? ___________________________
  3. How long was the trip they were going on? _____________________

  4. The police force was split into two parts. One group went to
     ___________________________. The other group went to
     ____________________________.

   5. Why did one group go to Fort Whoop-up?
_____________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________

  6. What do you think of the name for the fort, Whoop-up?
  ___________________________________________________________
  ___________________________________________________________
7. Why do you think the fort got the name Whoop-up?
___________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________

8. What kinds of supplies did the new police force take with it?
___________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________
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9. What are some hardships happened to the men as they traveled across
    the prairies?
a. Some men became _________________________________________
b. Clouds of _________________________
c. Severe ___________________________
d. Horses grew ______________________________________________

10 What happened to the whiskey traders when the new police arrived at
Fort Whoop-up?
___________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________

10.Name 4 forts that were built by the new police force.
a.__________________________________________________
b.__________________________________________________
c.__________________________________________________
d.__________________________________________________

11.Tell me 5 amazing facts about Jerry Potts
a.____________________________________________________
b.____________________________________________________
c.____________________________________________________
d.____________________________________________________
e.____________________________________________________

Establishing Law and Order

1. What was the North West Mounted Police’s first duties?
a._________________________________________________________
b._________________________________________________________
2. What were some of the other things that the North West Mounted
   Police did?
a._________________________________________________________
b._________________________________________________________
c._________________________________________________________
d._________________________________________________________
e._________________________________________________________
f._________________________________________________________
g._________________________________________________________

3. Tell me 5 amazing things about Sam Steele
a.________________________________________________________
b.________________________________________________________
c.________________________________________________________
d.________________________________________________________
e.________________________________________________________

History of RCMP

The North West Mounted Police was formed on May___, __________
The North West Mounted Police became the _____________________
in 1904.
In 1920 the North West Mounted police merged with the ____________
To become the ______________________________________________.

True and False
___1. The first commander of the North West Mounted Police was
George French.
___2. On July 4th ,1874 the North West Mounted Police set off for the
west.
___3. There were 300 new policemen in the new police force.
___4. The new police force was divided into 2 parts and went to different
places in the west.
___5. One of the police forces went to Fort whoop Up.
___6. One of the police forces went to Fort Saskatchewan.
___7. The North West Mounted Police traveled about 1500 km.
___8. The trip west was a very easy trip for the new police force.
___9. The police were to stop the whiskey traders from selling whiskey
at Fort Whoop-Up
___10. Jerry Potts was an enemy of the new police force.
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