1. What policies does President Arthur propose, and what logic does he use to support his proposals?

2. What seems to be the President’s overall goal with his proposals? Explain?

3. Did Congress act on the President’s proposals, and, if so, how? Explain.

4. Overall, how would you characterize U.S. Indian policy from 1881 to 1900 or so? Was it a success or failure, and why? Be specific and justify your position.