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the teton Sioux Indians were hunters but traded with the arikara Indians

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Is the Lakota tribe farmers?

Historically the Lakota or Teton Sioux were nomadic buffalo hunters who grew no crops of any kind.

What did the teton Sioux Indians live in?

the teton Sioux Indians lived in teepees

Why are the teton Sioux called the teton Sioux?

The word Teton comes from the Lakota term tetonwan, meaning "dwellers on the Plains", so the Teton Sioux are the seven tribes of the Sioux living on the Great Plains:HunkpapaOglalaMinneconjouBruleTwo KettleSans ArcBlackfoot Sioux (not the same as the Blackfoot people of the far northern Plains)

How did the Teton Sioux dress?

the Teton Sioux dressed in clothes, just like you............ but yea they wore clothes

How did the Teton Sioux get their food?


Who was Fool Bull?

someone in the teton sioux

What type of clothing did the teton Sioux where?

Gangster Way

What does the word teton mean?

according to Te·ton (ttn) n. pl. Teton or Te·tons In both senses also called Lakota, Teton Dakota, Teton Sioux. 1. The largest and westernmost of the Sioux peoples, made up of seven groups including the Oglala, Hunkpapa, Brulé, and Miniconjou. The Teton became nomadic buffalo hunters after migrating westward in the 18th century and figured prominently in the resistance to white encroachment on the northern Great Plains.2. A member of this people.

Are Sioux Indians hunters or farmers?

The Sioux Indians are actually broken up into 3 different groups: the Dakota, the Lakota, and the Nakota. Most of them were not farmers or hunters, but led a nomadic life. I know for sure that the Lakota followed their main source of food around, the buffalo.

What tools did the teton Sioux use to hunt with?

One hunting tactic of the Teton Sioux was that they would set controlled fires to drive buffalo off of cliffs or into traps.

What is Hunkpapa?

A Division of the Teton Sioux of the North American Indians. Sitting Bull was of the Hunkpapa Sioux

How did the teton Sioux govern themselves?

# they followed ther leaders

What tribes did Lewis and Clark meet?

The Teton Sioux and the Shoshone

When did Lewis and Clark meet the Teton Sioux natives?

in 1809

What is the meaning of Teton Sioux or Lakota?

Teton comes from tetonwan, meaning "dwellers on the Plains". Lakota means "allies".

When did Lewis and Clark encounter the Teton Sioux natives?

September 1804.

What did the Teton Sioux Indian worship?

They believed in the war god ares

What was the name of the violent tribe that Lewis and clark faced?

the teton Sioux

Were the Chippewa hunters fishers or farmers?

they are fishers hunters and farmers

Did Teton Sioux natives fire their weapons at Lewis and Clark?

No they did not. The teton Sioux and the corps of discovery had several arguements that were close to escalating to a physical fight, but they all were stopped before things got drastic.

What were the Sioux tribes occupations?


Were the Shoshone hunters or farmers?


Who was some famous Teton Sioux people?

Crazy Horse And Sitting Bull used to two very important Sioux.

What is Song Concerning a Dream of the Thunderbirds?

This song is a Myth of the Teton Sioux or Lakota.

What did Sioux men do in the tribe?

the Sioux men were the hunters and protectors of the family