What is the "Old Man" to the animals and the land?
Just an old man
Which direction did he come from?
What did the Old Man make first?
The antelope, the bighorn, and bison
Mountains, prairies, timber, and brush
What did the Old Man stumble over?
What kind of roots and berries did the Old Man create?
Blueberries, black berries, ginger root, wild carrots, onions, wild strawberries, apples, oranges
Wild Carrots, WIld turnips, sweet and bitter root, sarvis berries, bull berries, cherries, plums, rosebuds
Nothing, he made the animals grass and oats and he ate the animals
Why was the Bighorn not able to travel well in the prairies?
It was too awkward and it could not go fast
It wasn't able to see where it was going
The trees and the tall grass kept getting stuck to its horns
Why was the antelope not able to live well in the mountains?
It was attacked by mountain lions far too much
It kept falling over rocks and hurting itself
It ran on the cliff and fell to its death
What did the Old Man make his family out of?
Dirt, the same as all the other animals
How many mornings did it take for the wife and the child to become human?
What were the Old Man and the woman talking about by the river?
They were talking about the fact that humans needed to die.
They were talking about the fact that humans can be immortal forever.
They were talking about the fact that humans can die for four days and then become alive again.
What did the woman throw in the river to determine the final answer?
A buffalo chip
A stone by the river
A five pound rock
Why can they not change the law about death?
Because they need to wait ten moons before they can change the law.
Once a law is a law, it cannot be changed.
They cannot change the law because they would have to go to the chief and talk to him.
What correlation is the Old Man to God?
He Created the Earth and the animals
He can watch over everyone
He knows right from wrong