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What was the primary goal of the Dawes Act?
A. to provide farms for Native American families
B. to preserve reservations for Native Americans
C. to protect Native American cultures
D. to encourage Native Americans to become farmers

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  1. Read about it, then see what you decide:

    https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-us-history/period-6/apush-american-west/a/the-dawes-act

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  2. 20 = 1 = 10000 (0% deviation)
    210 = 1 024 ≈ 10001 (2.4% deviation)
    220 = 1 048 576 ≈ 10002 (4.9% deviation)
    230 = 1 073 741 824 ≈ 10003 (7.4% deviation)
    240 = 1 099 511 627 776 ≈ 10004 (10% deviation)
    250 = 1 125 899 906 842 624 ≈ 10005 (12.6% deviation)
    260 = 1 152 921 504 606 846 976 ≈ 10006 (15.3% deviation)
    270 = 1 180 591 620 717 411 303 424 ≈ 10007 (18.1% deviation)
    280 = 1 208 925 819 614 629 174 706 176 ≈ 10008 (20.9% deviation)
    290 = 1 237 940 039 285 380 274 899 124 224 ≈ 10009 (23.8% deviation)
    2100 = 1 267 650 600 228 229 401 496 703 205 376 ≈ 100010 (26.8% deviation)
    2110 = 1 298 074 214 633 706 907 132 624 082 305 024 ≈ 100011 (29.8% deviation)
    2120 = 1 329 227 995 784 915 872 903 807 060 280 344 576 ≈ 100012 (32.9% deviation)
    2130 = 1 361 129 467 683 753 853 853 498 429 727 072 845 824 ≈ 100013 (36.1% deviation)
    2140 = 1 393 796 574 908 163 946 345 982 392 040 522 594 123 776 ≈ 100014 (39.4% deviation)
    2150 = 1 427 247 692 705 959 881 058 285 969 449 495 136 382 746 624 ≈ 100015 (42.7% deviation)

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  3. this whole comment section is unhelpful

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  4. It is to encourage the Native Americans to become farmers.

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  5. Your no help

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