WONDER #2468: Who Were the Navajo Code Talkers?
Question 1 of 3
What was the main idea of this Wonder?
- The Navajo Code Talkers developed and used a secret code based on the Navajo language to pass messages during World War II.
- It is very important for militaries to have strong codes to send messages during a war.
- Very few people in the world speak the Navajo language.
- The Navajo Code was never broken.
Question 2 of 3
How many native Navajo speakers served as Code Talkers during World War II?
Question 3 of 3
Which of the following is NOT true about warriors in American Indian traditions?
- American Indian Nations have relied on their warriors to protect their homes for thousands of years.
- American Indian warriors all later became soldiers.
- American Indian warriors train from a young age.
- American Indian warriors care for their communities in many ways, not just through fighting.
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