Mexican- American War
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  • Question 1
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    Q. True or False:  The population in Texas decreased in 1845 because it joined the United States.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 2
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    Q. The Compromise of 1850 included all of the following except 
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    California entered the Union as a free state
    All other states would enter under popular sovereignty
    US pays TX $10 million for land outside present day boundary
    Texas agreed to become a free state
  • Question 3
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    Q. Texas used the $10 million to
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    Pay of their debt completely
    Set aside $2 million in a permanent school fund
    Both of these answers are correct
    Neither of these answers are correct
  • Question 4
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    Q. Allowing states to decide by popular vote whether or not to prevent slavery is called
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    cession
    permanent school fund
    veto
    popular sovereignty
  • Question 5
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    Q. The granting of land from one country to another is called
    answer choices
    cession
    permanent school fund
    veto
    annexation
  • Question 6
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    Q. Texas joined the United States as the 28th state in the year
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    1836
    1845
    1718
    1824
  • Question 7
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    Q. The Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo made the _______________ river the boundary between 
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    Nueces River
    Sabine River
    Colorado River
    Rio Grande River
  • Question 8
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    Q. Who were known as "los diablos Tejanos" during the Mexican American War?
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    Mexican soliders
    American Soliders
    Texas Rangers
    None of these
  • Question 9
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    Q. Texas got its well-known shape due to the 
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    Treaty of Velasco
    Treaty of Guadulupe Hidalgo
    Mexican Cession
    Compromise of 1850
  • Question 10
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    Q. Slavery became a major issue in the 1840s and 1850s because:
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    The northern states tried to abolish slavery in the southern states
    The nation was expanding to the West
    The southern states demanded the end of slavery
    None of these
  • Question 11
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    Q. All were impacts of the Mexican-American War EXCEPT
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    It gave the US its manifest destiny
    It became a training ground forthe future Civil War generals
    It united America
    Forced decisions about new lands being free or slave states
  • Question 12
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    Q. Texas joined the United States through a process called
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    expedition
    veto
    annexation
    joint resolution
  • Question 13
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    Q. True or False: The United States had better weapons during the Mexican-American War.
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    True
    False
    I don't know
  • Question 14
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    Q. ----- had better generals during the Mexican-American War.
    answer choices
    Mexico
    United States
    I don't know
  • Question 15
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    Q. ----- had better supplies during the Mexican-American War.
    answer choices
    Mexico
    United States
    I don't know
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