A Quiz About Texas And Texas Revolution

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A Quiz About Texas And Texas Revolution

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which term below is defined as “the belief that the U.S. was meant to expand its territory all the way to the Pacific Ocean?”
    • A. 

      Impressment

    • B. 

      Expansionism

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Manifest Destiny

  • 2. 
    Which of the following was a reason many people moved west?
    • A. 

      For religion

    • B. 

      For profit

    • C. 

      For land

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following were trails used by emigrants moving west?
    • A. 

      Texas Trail, Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail

    • B. 

      Oregon Trail, Santa Fe Trail, Panama Trail

    • C. 

      Santa Ana Trail, Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail

    • D. 

      Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, Santa Fe Trail

  • 4. 
    Which of the following was NOT a danger faced by people on the Oregon Trail?
    • A. 

      Yellow fever

    • B. 

      Hail

    • C. 

      Drowning in rivers

    • D. 

      Cholera

  • 5. 
    What do California and Texas have in common?
    • A. 

      They both are west of the Rocky Mountains

    • B. 

      They both border the Pacific Ocean

    • C. 

      They both could be reached by the Oregon Trail

    • D. 

      They were both once part of Mexico

  • 6. 
    Which of the following choices are related to the Texas Revolution?
    • A. 

      Alamo, Santa Ana, Lone Star State

    • B. 

      Saratoga, Santa Fe, Lone Star State

    • C. 

      Little Bighorn, Santa Ana, Alamo

    • D. 

      Oregon Trail, Gold Rush, Alamo

  • 7. 
    Why did northern states block the annexation of Texas?
    • A. 

      Because they thought it was unfair to Mexico

    • B. 

      Because they were afraid it might start a war

    • C. 

      Because Texas allowed slavery

    • D. 

      Because they believed it violated the Monroe Doctrine

  • 8. 
    What was Jame's Polk's slogan about the Oregon Territory?
    • A. 

      The buck stops here

    • B. 

      Fifty four Forty or Fight

    • C. 

      No taxation without representation

    • D. 

      Millions for defense not one cent for tribute

  • 9. 
    What treaty resulted in the U.S. getting the Mexican Cession for $15 million?
    • A. 

      Treaty of Paris

    • B. 

      Treaty of Mexico

    • C. 

      Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    • D. 

      Pinckney's Treaty

  • 10. 
    What territory is shown in the picture?
    • A. 

      Louisiana Territory

    • B. 

      Mexican Cession

    • C. 

      Oregon Territory

    • D. 

      Texas