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The goal of the Dawes Act of 1887 was to

A

get Natives to move off the reservations and settle in urban areas.

B

get Native Americans to migrate from Oklahoma to other reservations out west.

C

"Americanize" the Natives and have them become farmers.

D

increase Native American tribal loyalties and pride in their heritage.

E

move Natives off the reservations and return to a nomadic lifestyle, so that they would be more self-sufficient.

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